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A method and an apparatus for detecting change in retinal oxygen saturation over time are provided. The method includes the steps of capturing a first group of...
Medical device probe and connector
A sensor probe has a connector and the connector's corresponding receptacle on a console have security mechanisms that ensure that the connector and the...
Physiological trend monitor
A physiological trend monitor has a sensor signal responsive to multiple wavelengths of light transmitted into a tissue site. The transmitted light is detected...
Method and system for non-invasive optical blood glucose detection
utilizing spectral data analysis
Systems and methods are disclosed for non-invasively measuring blood glucose levels in a biological sample based on spectral data. This includes utilizing at...
Activity monitoring system with haptic feedback
An activity monitoring apparatus is provided. The activity monitoring apparatus includes a retention feature configured to removably secure the monitoring...
Systems and methods for dynamically identifying a patient support surface
and patient monitoring
Various patient monitoring systems can include a sensor configured to collect three dimensional information. The systems can identify a location of a patient...
Method and apparatus for unambiguously determining orientation of a human
head in 3D geometric modeling
A method and apparatus for determining a three-dimensional orientation of a human head. The method includes first interposing a left and a right anthropological...
Length measuring device
The invention relates to a length measuring device having a measuring slide, a linear guide in the form of a hollow profile, on which the measuring slide is...
Method and system for decomposing superimposed ground reaction forces into
individual force profiles
A method for decomposing a GRF into individual force profiles, comprising: receiving a global GRF measured while a subject performs at least one movement on the...
Systems and methods for intraoperatively measuring anatomical orientation
Systems and methods are disclosed in which changes in the position and/or orientation of an anatomical structure or of a surgical tool can be measured...
System and method for focusing of high intensity focused ultrasound based
on magnetic resonance--acoustic...
A system and method for MR imaging is disclosed. The method causes an RF coil assembly and plurality of gradient coils to apply a fast spin echo (FSE) pulse...
Semi-automated non-contrast magnetic resonance angiography (MRA)
A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system semi-automatically performs non-contrast magnetic resonance angiography (MRA). An operator display and control input...
Electronics for detection of a condition of tissue
Apparatus are provided for monitoring a condition of a tissue based on a measurement of an electrical property of the tissue. In an example, the electrical...
Non-invasive intravascular volume index monitor
A non-invasive electronic patient monitor tracks one or more physiological parameters of a patient, such as intravascular volume index (IVI), extravascular...
Electrode for a scanning electrical impedance tomography device and a
scanning electrical impedance tomography...
An electrode assembly for an EIT scanning device (11) including an electrode (15), a current supply unit (17), a voltage buffer unit (19), a switch logic unit...
Method and system for monitoring a nerve
A nerve monitoring system facilitates monitoring an integrity of a nerve.
Sensor for monitoring a condition of a patient
A sensor may include a substrate having a sensing portion defining a sensor thereon and a circuit mounting portion defining at least one electrically conductive...
Detection of epileptiform activity
The invention relates to detection of epileptiform activity. In order to accomplish a mechanism with improved specificity to epileptiform activity and with the...
Enhanced activation onset time optimization by similarity based pattern
An anatomical mapping system and method includes mapping electrodes configured to detect activation signals of cardiac activity. A processing system is...
Paper tray structures and electrocardiograph machines
This disclosure relates generally to medical devices, particularly to drawer-type paper tray structures for loading paper into electrocardiograph machines. A...
Method for ECG lead placement changes to be accurately accounted for
A method and system for electrocardiographic monitoring includes receiving cardiac signals recorded from electrodes attached to a patient according to a known...
Device for measuring electromyographic signals with high resolution and
high number channels
A device for measuring electromyographic signals 2 is adapted to receive, through multiple channels "C", electromyographic signals "EMG" sensed by a plurality...
Percutaneous devices and methods to visualize, target and ablate nerves
Apparatuses for identifying nerve tissue and methods for making and using the same are disclosed. An example apparatus may include an elongate shaft having a...
Heart rate detection method used in earphone and earphone capable of
detecting heart rate
The present invention discloses a heart rate detection method used in an earphone and an earphone capable of detecting heart rate. The method comprises:...
Arrangement and method for detecting inconsistencies and abnormalities in
A system for detecting abnormalities or inconsistencies and a method to utilize the same are provided. In particular, a computer system may be adapted to detect...
Acoustic wave detection probe and photoacoustic measurement apparatus
provided with the same
In an acoustic wave detection probe provided with a light guide section that guides measuring light such that the measuring light is outputted toward a subject...
Optical ultrasound receiver
An imaging guidewire can include one or more optical fibers communicating light along the guidewire. At or near its distal end, one or more blazed or other...
Timestamp-free synchronization for wireless body area networks
Systems and methods for collecting biosignals can include a master node and a plurality of biosensor slave nodes wirelessly connected to the master node. The...
System and method for measuring biological fluid biomarkers
Systems and methods of analyzing biological fluid biomarkers, calculating biomarker data, transmitting data to a transceiver device, and storing the data and/or...
Using near-field communication both for out-of-band pairing and
physiological data transfer
A method for obtaining physiological data from a medical sensor device includes detecting a proximity of the medical sensor device by an electronic computing...
Wearable electronic device
A wearable electronic device includes a signal capturing assembly and a wearable assembly. The signal capturing assembly is configured for detecting and...
Wearable electronic device
A wearable electronic device includes a signal capturing assembly and a holder. The holder includes a case defining a receiving slot configured for receiving...
Adherent cardiac monitor with advanced sensing capabilities
An adherent device comprises an adhesive patch with at least two electrodes and an accelerometer. The accelerometer can be used to determine an orientation of...
Eye surgery system and method of operating an eye surgery system
A method of operating an eye surgery system comprises operating actuators of a stand such that an apparatus for measuring the refraction of an eye is located in...
Ocular fundus camera system and methodology
An ocular fundus camera system and an associated methodology. The system includes (a) an image sensor disposed along a fundus-image reflection path adjacent...
Tracking system for surgical optical coherence tomography
An OCT tracking system includes an imaging unit operable to generate a fundus image of a patient's eye and a tracking system operable to process the fundus...
Non-invasive 3D imaging and measuring of anterior chamber angle of the eye
Embodiments of OCT measurement and analysis techniques described herein enable precise 3D anterior chamber angle measurement from major, pertinent landmarks in...
Ophthalmic image capture systems and methods
Apparatus, systems and techniques for capturing, processing and generating digital ophthalmic images using conventional ophthalmic lenses. Certain embodiments...
The otoscope comprises a head portion (11) including a through-hole (24) extending continuously from a proximal end to a distal end along a viewing path and a...
A steerable tube (100), comprising a hollow elongate tubular member (1) having a proximal end (2), distal end (3), a wall surface disposed between said proximal...
Visualized endotracheal tube placement systems
Systems, methods, and devices for facilitating insertion of an endotracheal tube and/or for verifying the position of the endotracheal tube within an airway of...
Endoscope system that controls laser output of laser probe and control
method for endoscope system
An endoscope system includes: an endoscope including an insertion portion, an image pickup portion that acquires a plurality of images by time-sequentially...
A dishwasher appliance includes a rack assembly. A bracket of the rack assembly has a post and a support projection that defines a plurality of slots. The post...
Dishwasher with vertically adjustable dish rack
A dish rack is supported for vertical movement relative to a dishwasher tub between lowered and raised positions. To raise the rack, spring biased locking...
Dynamic bladder tank assembly for surface cleaning apparatus
The present invention relates generally to an environmentally sensitive mobile cleaning system; and more specifically relates to a holding tank that includes at...
A dusting device to be rotatably connected to the bottom of a cleaning machine or vacuum cleaner includes a rotary disc and a dusting element. The rotary disc...
Computer chassis penetration vacuum head
Method and apparatus for cleaning an interior volume of an electrical component are provided. The apparatus includes a housing with vacuum pins extending from...
Portable hospital cleaning apparatus
The present inventions are directed to portable cleaning apparatuses adapted for use on mobile cleaning carts useable, for example, for cleaning hospital rooms....
Central vacuum cleaner utility port
A central vacuum having a housing, a suction chamber in the housing, a suction motor, a suction chamber inlet, and a utility port. The utility port has a...
Apparatus, system and method for transporting a potty seat
A container for a potty seat includes a first end, a second end, a sidewall, and an internal flap. The first end includes an opening. The second end is opposite...