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Methods and apparatus for monitoring P-wave duration and end and QRS
duration with an implantable medical device
Novel methods and apparatus for dynamically monitoring paced and sensed P-wave duration, P-wave end and/or QRS duration and/or S-T segment duration, or length,...
Method and apparatus for selection and use of virtual sensing vectors
A medical device is configured to receive at least two physical cardiac electrical signals from a patient's heart via electrodes defining at least two physical...
Systems and methods for diagnosing cardiovascular conditions
In one embodiment, a cardiovascular condition is diagnosed by recording a vectorcardiogram for a subject under evaluation, comparing the vectorcardiogram with...
Method for detecting cardiac status, method for monitoring cardiac status
during exercise, and apparatus for...
A method for detecting cardiac status is provided. A user's heart rate is measured by a heart rate detection unit, and the user's acceleration or activity level...
Partial aortic occlusion devices and methods for cerebral perfusion
Methods are provided for partial aortic obstruction for cerebral perfusion augmentation in patients suffering from global or focal cerebral ischemia....
Biological signal processing apparatus and medical apparatus controlling
A biological signal processing apparatus includes: a provider which provides state probability which corresponds to a value of a first biological signal; an...
Alarm system that processes both motion and vital signs using specific
heuristic rules and thresholds
The invention provides a body-worn monitor that measures a patient's vital signs (e.g. blood pressure, SpO2, heart rate, respiratory rate, and temperature)...
Object information acquisition apparatus
An object information acquisition apparatus comprises an irradiating unit configured to irradiate an object with light; a plurality of detecting units...
Measuring apparatus, measuring method, and parameter setting method
There is provided a measuring apparatus, including a light receiving element, provided at a position facing a measurement object region on which is placed a...
Apparatus, method and system for measuring repetitive motion activity
Provided herein are systems and methods that use a video content analysis algorithm to measure and quantify repetitive motion activity of a designated body...
Ophthalmologic apparatus and method thereof
In order to detect a position alignment state between an apparatus and an eye to be inspected in a working distance direction with high precision at a high...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
To ensure display of a region of interest on a fundus image and a tomographic image of an eye to be inspected in a correspondence manner, an apparatus for...
An ophthalmologic apparatus includes a reflective member that reflects light from a first scanning unit that scans an object to be examined with first light and...
Method for detecting amyloid beta plaques and drusen
A method for detecting amyloid beta plaques and drusen is disclosed. The method for detecting amyloid beta plaques and drusen may include applying a combination...
An ophthalmologic apparatus includes a tomographic image acquisition unit configured to acquire a tomographic image of a subject's eye based on a combined beam...
Multi-lumen-catheter retractor system for a minimally-invasive, operative
A system for performing minimally invasive procedures in a body lumen of a patient including a flexible catheter having a first lumen configured and dimensioned...
Hermetically sealed endoscope with optical component attached to inner
In one embodiment, an endoscopic camera for a robotic surgical system includes a stereo camera module mounted to a robotic arm of a patient side cart. The...
A plenoptic otoscope enables three-dimensional and/or spectral imaging of the inside of the ear to assist in improved diagnosis of inflammations and infections....
Endoscope channel separator
A decontamination system including a test fixture configured to engage an endoscope in order to retain the test fixture thereto, wherein the endoscope can...
Elongate medical device with articulating portion
An articulating portion for an elongate medical device is disclosed. The articulating portion may include a plurality of segments movable relative to one...
The object lens 21 and the ocular lens 22 are disposed in the lens barrel unit 11 and the relay lens system 23 is disposed therebetween. The image sensor 31 is...
Various apparatuses to attach a first medical device to a second medical device are described that allow the physician to grasp only a single device while the...
Advance and retreat assist tool for endoscopic treatment instrument
An advance and retreat assist tool includes a base unit, an attachment portion which attaches the base unit to a treatment instrument insertion portion, a...
Endoscope apparatus with slave device and master device
An endoscope apparatus is provided. An endoscope apparatus includes a slave device including a plurality of drive motors configured to adjust insertion and...
Rack for dishwashers, in particular commercial dishwashers
A rack for dishwashers, in particular for commercial dishwashers, is provided. With the aim of making optimum use of space in the rack, and of discharging...
Disclosed herein is a dishwasher including a spray unit fixed to one sidewall of a wash tub and a reflecting plate assembly to reflect wash water sprayed from...
System and associated method for preventing overfilling in a dishwasher
A method, system, and computer-program product for preventing overfilling in a dishwasher are disclosed herein. According to one embodiment, a method for...
Floor mop with collapsible flexible bag reservoir
A mop assembly including a mop handle and a mop head mountable on the mop handle and a spray head mounted on the mop handle or the mop head and a collapsible...
Sponge roller mop with quick release mechanism to remove a dirty sponge
from the housing without having to...
A mechanism by which the mop of a sponge roller mop is released without a user having to touch a dirty mop so that the sponge can be released and replaced with...
Autonomous floor cleaning with removable pad
An autonomous floor cleaning robot includes a body, a controller supported by the body, a drive supporting the body to maneuver the robot across a floor surface...
Cyclonic separating device, cleaner, surface cleaning apparatus and
cyclonic separating method
A cyclonic separating device includes: a first cyclonic separator defining a first longitudinal axis; a plurality of second cyclonic separators located...
Floor care appliance
A brush vacuum cleaner having a brush set for receiving a driven brush roller, wherein at least one electric motor for a suction fan and for the drive of the...
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 removably...
Air diversion devices, systems, and methods
In an example embodiment, an air diversion device comprises a cover adaptable to be coupled to a wall-mounted hand dryer, the cover at least partially...
An arrangement incorporates a sink and a hand dryer which extends over the sink. The hand dryer is of the type which uses an air-knife mechanically to wipe the...
Multiple dispensing assembly
A multiple dispensing assembly provides a plurality of containers that contain and dispense a composition, such as a cosmetic gel. Each container contains a...
Dispensers and refill units having collapsible outlet tubes
Exemplary dispensers and refill units having collapsible outlet tubes are disclosed herein. An exemplary refill unit includes a container, a pump having an...
Curved shower rod attachment
A curved shower rod attachment assembly, which includes a first element that is adapted and configured for attachment to a surface and a second element that is...
Infant and toddler bathtub chair
A bathtub chair is a planar support having a base rising upward to a first crest, extending downward therefrom to a though, rising upward therefrom to a second...
A culinary device that includes a planar first member that forms a throughhole and a planar second member. A multi-position coupling mechanism couples the...
Cooking pan assembly
A cooking pan assembly includes a container for receiving food to be cooked. The container includes a bottom wall and a perimeter wall. The perimeter wall has...
Electric grinder having lighting means and a USB port for charging
The present disclosure discloses a grinder for grinding herbs, coffee beans, spices, tobacco, and other dried plants into particulates. The grinder comprises a...
Food mounting assembly for a cooking appliance
A cooking appliance includes a lower housing having a lower heating element, an upper housing having an upper heating element, opposed frame members disposed...
Cooking system including a cooking hob and a cooking vessel
The cooking hob (1) comprises a continuous glass or glass ceramic support plate (2) having a treatment area (4) capable of supporting a cooking vessel (50). A...
Section bar for a heater and fluid flow heater, in particular for coffee
The section bar (1) for a fluid flow heater for coffee machines has a longitudinal development with two opposing ends and a first tubular cavity (A), that is...
Beverage producing device with a dual-position water container
The beverage producing device comprises a housing (3) and a removable water container (9) which is designed to be connected to the outside of said housing (3)...
Portioned system for preparing a nutritional product
A portioned system for preparing a nutritional liquid product comprising a liquid supply device (2, 41) and a container (4, 38) containing nutritional...
Coffee filter qualification apparatus and methodology
A coffee filter qualification system receives user-specified filter criteria relating to acceptable attributes for a plurality of apertures included in a liquid...
A kettle comprising a base and a frame pivotally mounted relative to the base. The frame includes first electrical contacts connectable to a power source and a...
Steam cooking appliance
Provided is a steam cooking appliance. The steam cooking appliance includes a main body having a cavity that provides a cooking space in which a food is...