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Intravascular temperature monitoring system and method
A system for monitoring one or more temperatures at a vessel wall of a vessel of a patient includes an optical fiber, an optical read-out mechanism, and a...
Fiber scanning optical probe and medical imaging apparatus including the
A fiber scanning optical probe including: an optical fiber; an actuator that drives the optical fiber in two directions; and an asymmetric structure that is...
Method for implanting flexible and scalable sensor arrays into patient
An implantable sensor array incorporates active electronic elements to greatly increase the number of sensors and their density that can be simultaneously...
Temperature probe suitable for axillary reading
Systems and methods of monitoring the axillary temperature of a person are disclosed. A portion of a temperature probe is provided within the axilla of the...
Image processing apparatus and method of controlling same
An ophthalmological apparatus includes a first acquiring unit configured to acquire a first eye fundus image of an eye to be examined on basis of return light...
Retro-reflectivity array for enabling pupil tracking
An optical array system for performing pupil tracking using retro-reflectivity includes: an LED array including at least one on-axis LED and at least one...
Integrated surgical microscope and wavefront sensor
A wavefront sensor is integrated with a surgical microscope for allowing a doctor to make repeated wavefront measurements of a patient's eye while the patient...
Imaging apparatus, control method, and storage medium
An imaging apparatus includes a measuring light focusing unit configured to focus measuring light for measuring aberration of an object on the object, an...
Automatic alignment of an imager
Embodiments of automatically aligning imager are presented. In accordance with some embodiments, an imaging system includes an adjustment stage; an ...
Information provision device, information provision system, server,
information provision method and program
A user can know the level of his/her own binocular vision. When an input instruction is input by the user via an input part, an information management part...
User interface for acquisition, display and analysis of ophthalmic
Improvements to user interfaces for ophthalmic imaging systems, in particular Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) systems are described to improve how diagnostic...
Method of performing a minimally-invasive intervention
Apparatus for use in an operating theater equipped with a surgical table, comprises a lifting frame attachable to the surgical table and adapted for lifting a...
Endoscope reprocessing apparatus
An endoscope reprocessing apparatus has a calculation section and a control section. The calculation section determines whether a flow rate or pressure...
Endoscope cleaning/disinfecting apparatus
An endoscope cleaning/disinfecting apparatus includes: a cleaning/disinfecting tank, a lid portion, an accommodation detecting section, an opening/closing...
Image detecting capsule device and manufacturing thereof
Autonomous/self-powering image detecting systems and their manufacturing technologies are disclosed. An antenna is used to communicate signals. A first energy...
Transmitting torque with a handle to an operative element through a
Methods, systems, and devices for providing treatment to a target site are described. The system may include a guide assembly, an expandable support device...
Automatic selection and locking of intraoral images
A processing device receives an intraoral image of a first intraoral site and determines an identity of the first intraoral site. The processing device then...
Dishwasher with spray device having an adjustable nozzle
The present invention relates to a dishwasher comprising at least one spray device (20), the spray device having at least one nozzle (10) for discharging...
Dishwasher with dynamically controlled cycle of operation
A method of controlling the operation of an automatic dishwasher having at least one cycle of operation and a sensor that indicates a degree of turbidity of...
Dishwasher appliance and a spray assembly for the
A dishwasher appliance and a spray assembly for the same are provided. The spray assembly includes a spray body and features for moving the spray body within a...
Non-integrated bulk dispenser and method of operating a dishwasher having
A removable non-integrated treating chemistry dispensing cartridge assembly may emit a signal in response to a predetermined amount of treating chemistry being...
Detachable long-handled connector for cleaning implements
A long-handled connector for cleaning implements utilizes a cable and a remotely located lever to selectively connect to and disconnect from a cleaning...
Surface cleaning apparatus
A surface cleaning apparatus, and in particular a steam mop, comprises a steam generator and a cleaning pad. Steam from the steam generator can be applied to a...
Steam mop with grout cleaning tool and method
A surface cleaning apparatus includes a cleaning pad and a grout cleaning tape. The grout cleaning tape can be provided as a replaceable grout cleaning...
Surface treating machine
A machine for treating a surface lying in an XY-plane comprising a body, a body plate attached to the body, a drive assembly attached to the body and a cleaning...
Manually guided floor cleaning machine
A manually guided floor cleaning machine is provided, including a chassis with a front end and a rear end in relation to a straight ahead forward travel...
A vacuum appliance is provided including a dirt collection container for sucked-in vacuumed material, a suction unit for subjecting the dirt collection...
Vacuum cleaner tool
A tool for a vacuum cleaner that includes a nozzle and a bristle assembly. An elongate suction opening is provided in a base of the nozzle. The bristle assembly...
A vacuum cleaner includes a main body including a fan motor to generate suction force, a suction unit connected to the main body to suction foreign matter from...
Portable surface cleaning apparatus
A hand carryable surface cleaning apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus comprises a main body housing a suction motor, and a cyclone bin assembly. The suction...
Oscillating airstream nozzle for debris blower
A debris blower incorporating a nozzle (e.g., removably attachable nozzle) formed from first and second mating halves, wherein the nozzle provides an airstream...
Charger system for an automatic cleaner
Provided is a charging system of an automatic cleaner. The charging system includes an automatic cleaner performing cleaning while being moved in a state the...
Wipe container assembly
A wipe container assembly includes a casing defining a chamber, a first electrode disposed within the chamber and a second electrode disposed within the chamber...
Bath scrubbing system
A bath scrubbing system for effectively scrubbing hard to reach areas on a body of a user features a shower having a vertical wall. The system features a planar...
Beverage container for enhanced mixing
The present invention relates to a beverage container with a helical or spiral shape. The container of the present invention provides efficient and effective...
Handheld grater with catch bin
A handheld having a grater panel with a bottom surface from which grated particulates emerge and a catch bin removably attached to the grater panel, the catch...
Multifunction food processor
The invention discloses a multifunction food processor with a body which provides power, a base, a connector for connecting stirring tool set on the body, a...
Method for blending food or beverages
A method for blending food or beverages, preferably using a blender that is compact enough for home use, rugged enough to blend frozen beverages, simple to use...
A nut chopper includes an upper hopper, a lower container, and a grate positioned between the hopper and container. A series of parallel blades supported on an...
Blending jar with ridges
A blender jar with ridges has a bottom wall positioned below a movable blending member, a sidewall surface extending upward from the bottom wall, and a...
Grill conversion method and apparatus
The present invention relates to a method of converting a charcoal grill to a gas grill having a stove top and to a grill plate used in the conversion which...
Collapsible combustion container devices
Collapsible combustion containers are disclosed and described. Such combustion containers generally include a plurality of vertically oriented panels joined by...
Beverage-preparation device provided with a liquid distributor
The present invention relates to a beverage-preparation device (1, 40) provided with a storage container (2) for liquid, a dispensing (4, 43) line connected to...
Hot beverage brewing system
In described embodiments, a hot liquid extraction system includes a brew chamber having a brew chamber upper end and a brew chamber lower end. A steam chamber...
Snap-on twist-off tag for a hanger
In one embodiment, a hanger and a snap-on-twist-off tag combination is disclosed. In this embodiment, the hanger includes a body, a boss, and a hook. The...
A holder for drinking vessels, the holder 1 comprising a handle 2; a plurality of arms 3 extending from handle 2, each arm 3 being movable in relation to one...
Novelty drink insulating container
An insulated drink holder with various attachments that aid in personal survival. The drink holder is dimensioned to receive a beverage within its interior. The...
Beverage bottle with accessible station for portable electronic device
A beverage bottle for a portable electronic device, includes a hand-held container comprising a surrounding wall and having a fluid compartment formed within...
Stackable glass set
A stackable liquor glass has a bowl and a stem with set of equidistantly spaced holes to reduce vacuum pressure. In addition the stackable liquor glass includes...
A cushion device including a first material layer is attached with a first plurality of viscoelastic members. A second material layer is attached with a second...