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US20120111324 Dry Powder Drug Delivery Formulations, Methods of Use, and Devices Therefore  
The present disclosure relates to systems, methods, and formulations for the pulmonary administration of one or more therapeutic agents, in dry powder form, in a single, large dose quantity. These...
US20110226262 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR TREATMENT OF SLEEP APNEA  
A system for revisably treating an airway disorder is provided with an implant body configured to conform to an airway-interface tissue site in a manner compatible with normal physiological...
US20130263852 FORMULATIONS OF AMINOGLYCOSIDE AND FOSFOMYCIN COMBINATIONS AND METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR TREATMENT OF VENTILATOR ASSOCIATED PNEUMONIA (VAP) AND VENTILATOR ASSOCIATED TRACHEAL (VAT) BRONCHITIS  
The present invention is antibiotic compositions, ventilator based systems and methods relating to ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) and ventilator-associated tracheal (VAT) bronchitis....
US20130014759 FORMULATIONS OF AMINOGLYCOSIDE AND FOSFOMYCIN COMBINATIONS AND METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR TREATMENT OF VENTILATOR ASSOCIATED PNEUMONIA (VAP) AND VENTILATOR ASSOCIATED TRACHEAL (VAT) BRONCHITIS  
The present invention is antibiotic compositions, ventilator based systems and methods relating to ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) and ventilator-associated tracheal (VAT) bronchitis....
US20120073576 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR NON-INVASIVE VENTILATION WITH NASAL INTERFACE  
A nasal ventilation interface including a pair of tubes configured to deliver a ventilation gas. The tubes are attachable at a first end to a ventilation gas supply hose and engageable at a second...
US20130247920 Cheek pouch anchor  
The cheek pouch anchor, formed of a resilient filament, fits within a user's cheek pouch. The anchor dynamically spans a user's inter-occlusal space and lip opening as a user's jaws open and close....
US20130174844 SUPPORT FOR TRACHEOSTOMY OR ENDOTRACHEAL TUBES  
A device for securing a tracheostomy or endotracheal tube to a patient.
US20140116452 MOTION RESTRICTION KIT  
A movement restriction kit is provided for lower legs and lower extremities. The embodiments are provided for limiting or immobilizing hip rotation, abduction and adduction post hip arthroscopy....
US20130008438 OXYGEN CONCENTRATOR  
To provide an oxygen concentrator that can ensure safety by interrupting oxygen in a case where the oxygen concentrator is exposed to fire or an abnormal high-temperature environment when a user...
US20130327337 Neonatal Endotracheal Tube with Monolithic Secure Guard  
A secure guard for an endotracheal tube includes a base ring, and a short gripper, a long gripper, and an upper lip bar each extending from the base ring. The short gripper and the long gripper...
US20120012115 INTERMITTENT LOW-PRESSURE OROTRACHEAL INTUBATION DEVICE  
An orotracheal intubation device (1) for intermittent low-pressure ventilation of a patient provided with an inflatable cuff (3) including two lines of holes (2,5) communicating with the inflatable...
US20130008448 PATIENT INTERFACE DEVICE EMPLOYING A FLOATING ADJUSTABLE ARM  
A device and method of providing positive pressure support that employs a patient interface device (2, 102) having a mask (6, 106) and an adjustment arm (26, 126) coupled to the mask. The...
US20130025599 ADAPTABLE DEMAND DILUTION OXYGEN REGULATOR FOR USE IN AIRCRAFTS  
A method of automatic delivery of appropriate flow rate of oxygen to a person flying in a pressurized aircraft cabin is disclosed. In one embodiment, a first aneroid valve that is responsive to...
US20110168192 Adjustable autofixing sling for treatment of urinary incontinence  
The present invention relates to a sling for treatment of urinary incontinence, consisting of a band which comprises a middle part (2) and two end parts (3), the said sling being such that the said...
US20130167842 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR ADAPTIVE BASE FLOW AND LEAK COMPENSATION  
This disclosure describes systems and methods for providing adaptive base flow scheduling during ventilation of a patient to optimize patient-machine synchrony and accuracy of estimated exhaled as...
US20120055490 Implantable Punctal Plug  
A punctal plug is disclosed, wherein the punctal plug includes a body portion and a retaining portion. The body portion is defined by an open distal end, an open proximal end and a wall portion....
US20100307516 EXPRESS-REGISTERING REGIONS OF THE BODY  
The present invention relates to a method for determining the region of the body in which an anatomical part of the body is situated, said method including the following steps: anatomical point...
US20050056284 Electronic breathing system  
An electronic breathing system comprising a facemask for receiving compressed air, a first stage regulator to reduce the air pressure, a demand valve to control the flow of air to the facemask, an...
US20110259346 TONGUE POSITION CONTROLLER  
Provided is a device which effectively improves obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS), which places a small psychosomatic burden on the patient, and which is unlikely to cause a decrease in...
US20130118489 RESPIRATOR  
An breathing or anesthesia apparatus and a process for operating a breathing or anesthesia apparatus are provided in which only a very low energy consumption occurs outside of the operating times....
US20120138071 TONGUE RETAINER  
A tongue grasping and restraining device holds the tongue securely during sleep in order to minimize the risk of the tongue slipping back and blocking the throat. Plural tongue gripping projections...
US20120097177 Phynlly philters internal nose, ear and mouth filters  
The present invention provides compact nasal, oral and ear inserts with incorporated filters, specially designed to provide a more pleasant and healthy intake of air. Largely fabricated of a soft,...
US20130081614 INTUBATION DEVICE AND METHOD  
In one embodiment, an apparatus is characterized by an intubation-tube placement device; and an intubation tube secured to the intubation-tube placement device. In another embodiment, an apparatus...
US20110178419 TRACHEAL TUBE WITH PRESSURE MONITORING LUMEN AND METHOD FOR USING THE SAME  
According to various embodiments, methods and systems for determining pressure in the lungs may employ tracheal pressure measurements. The tracheal pressure measurements may be obtained through a...
US20110030694 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR IMAGING ENDOTRACHEAL TUBE PLACEMENT AND MEASURING AIRWAY OCCLUSION CUFF PRESSURE  
Described herein is an apparatus that includes an endotracheal tube or airway device having a proximal end and a distal end and an occlusion cuff. The occlusion cuff includes a sensor for helping...
US20130239967 FLOW RATE COMPENSATION FOR TRANSIENT THERMAL RESPONSE OF HOT-WIRE ANEMOMETERS  
Systems and methods are described for application of a transitory corrective modification to a hot-wire anemometer flow voltage and/or calculated flow rate to compensate for transient thermal...
US20120160249 TONGUE ADVANCEMENT DEVICE FOR REDUCING OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP APNEA CONDITION  
A tongue advancement device according to various embodiments can include at least one first magnet provided in a mouthpiece and a tongue implantation device. The at least one first magnet comprises...
US20120216820 ORAL APPLIANCE FOR TREATMENT OF SNORING AND SLEEP APNEA  
An oral appliance (1) is provided for the treatment of snoring and obstructive sleep apnea. The oral appliance (1) includes an upper tray (10) adaptable to conform to a user's maxillary dentition...
US20140083419 RESPIRATORY INTERFACE  
Embodiments disclosed herein relate to respiratory interfaces for use in treating various respiratory issues including, but not limited to, sleep disorder breathing (e.g. snoring, sleep apnea), and...
US20120172739 MEMBRANE VALVE  
The invention relates to a membrane valve, in particular for inhalation devices, comprising a planar membrane made of permanently flexible material, a frame, which has an air opening that is...
US20110017212 BREATHABLE GAS APPARATUS WITH HUMIDIFIER  
A respiratory treatment device comprising a flow generator and a humidifier adapted to receive a supply of air at positive pressure from the flow generator and deliver it to an air delivery tube,...
US20120037169 Support Surface Cover Having Different Frictional Zones  
An apparatus is disclosed for placement on a support surface between the support surface and a living being, wherein the living being has a bony prominence. The apparatus includes a first zone...
US20110226247 Parameter Optimization in Sleep Apnea Treatment Apparatus  
A method and apparatus for the optimized treatment of obstructive sleep apnea includes a controller coupled to an information storage device, a sensor and a pressure source. The pressure source is...
US20120073585 METHODS OF PREDICTING COMPLICATION AND SURGERY IN CROHN'S DISEASE  
The present invention relates to prognosing, diagnosing and treating an aggressive form of Crohn's disease characterized by rapid progression to complication and/or surgery from the time of...
US20110017218 TREATMENT SYSTEM  
Treatment of a pneuomothroax or other condition wherein unwanted fluid is present in a pleural cavity is achieved using a system comprising a chest device (1) and a mouth device (3). The chest...
US20120255559 CUSTOM DENTAL APPLIANCE AND METHOD OF CREATING A CUSTOM DENTAL APPLIANCE  
According to one embodiment, a dental device is provided. The dental device comprises an arched frame configured to be positioned proximate to the occlusal surface of a user's dental arch such that...
US20110220116 Inflation and monitoring assembly for a pressure cuff of an endotracheal tube  
An assembly structured to inflate a retaining or pressure cuff associated with an artificial airway tube and concurrently monitor pressure therein. A pump assembly is structured to force fluid flow...
US20140041661 BREATHING ASSISTANCE DEVICE COMPRISING A GAS REGULATING VALVE AND ASSOCIATED BREATHING ASSISTANCE METHOD  
The invention relates to a breathing assistance device for a patient, the device including: a source of respiratory pressurised gas; a gas transmission duct comprising a distal end coupled to said...
US20140007876 BREATHING ASSISTANCE DEVICE COMPRISING A GAS REGULATING VALVE AND ASSOCIATED BREATHING ASSISTANCE METHOD  
The invention relates to a breathing assistance device for a patient, the device including: a source of respiratory pressurised gas; a gas transmission duct comprising a distal end coupled to said...
US20120060848 ANTISNORING DEVICE  
An anti-snoring device for occlusion between teeth on an upper jaw and a lower jaw is disclosed. The anti-snoring device of the present invention includes an upper tooth brace, a lower tooth brace...
US20100163057 STERILE SURGICAL ADAPTOR  
A sterile adaptor, a sterile drape with the integrated sterile adaptor, and a telerobotic surgical system including the sterile drape with a drape interface are provided. The adaptor, drape, and...
US20120022389 Method and Device for the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Snoring  
The device relates to methods and devices for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome.
US20120017920 Method and Device for the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Snoring  
The device relates to methods and devices for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome.
US20110232640 COMBI-VALVE FOR A BLOWER DRIVEN VENTILATOR  
A valve assembly for a blower driven ventilator has a first conduit (1), an inlet (2) for receiving fluid from the blower (209) and a first orifice (4). A second conduit (5) is provided with an...
US20120055476 Apparatus and Method for Identifying FRC and PEEP Characteristics  
A patient ventilator for assisting a clinician in determining a suitable PEEP for the patient. The amount of the lung volume recruited/de-recruited at various levels of PEEP may be determined for...
US20130269699 EXSUFFLATION SYNCHRONIZATION  
Systems and methods for synchronizing machine-induced expiratory airflow of a subject with user-induced expiratory airflow include an indicator time at which a user should initiate treatment to aid...
US20100108064 SYSTEMS AND/OR METHODS FOR GUIDING TRANSITIONS BETWEEN THERAPY MODES IN CONNECTION WITH TREATMENT AND/OR DIAGNOSIS OF SLEEP-DISORDERED BREATHING  
In certain example embodiments, a system and/or method of guiding transitions between therapy modes in connection with the treatment and/or diagnosis of a patient for a respiratory disorder is/are...
US20100307341 Water trap  
A water trap (1) improved with respect to handling and operational safety includes: two semipermeable membranes (2) and at least one tank (7), wherein the membranes have a water penetration...
US20120132208 CUSHION ASSEMBLY FOR A RESPIRATORY MASK  
A mask cushion or a mask assembly therewith provides a comfortable and effective seal for provision of a gas therapy by a respiratory treatment apparatus. The mask cushion (102) may be integrated...
US20100242970 System for mandibular protrusion to prevent snoring and apnea  
A system for preventing snoring and apnea prevents the mandible from dropping back when sleeping. Contrary to familiar methods, the system is inconspicuous and is highly comfortable in use, which...