Match Document Document Title
US20090187097 Electrocardiogram Reconstruction From Implanted Device Electrograms  
A method of reconstruction of the standard 12-lead surface EKG given values of the electrical potential from an implanted medical device is described. This implanted device can be oriented in an...
US20140235962 APPARATUS, SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MULTI-MODAL VOLUMETRIC ULTRASOUND IMAGING AND BIOPSY OF A SINGLE BREAST  
An apparatus for volumetric ultrasound imaging of a breast using different modes, including transmission, reflection and the speed of sound, which apparatus comprises a negatively pressurized...
US20130281837 Ultrasound Device for Probe Guidance and Sterilizable Shield for Same  
Disclosed are medical probe devices and methods for use guiding of percutaneous probes during medical procedures. The probe devices include an ultrasound transducer housing having a passage...
US20120172716 ELECTROMAGNETIC COIL SENSOR FOR A MEDICAL DEVICE  
A positioning sensor for use in a medical device wherein the device has a heat-fused layer comprising a first material having a first melting temperature. The sensor has a tubular core comprising...
US20120083689 LIGHT-GUIDED TRANSLUMINAL CATHETER  
Generally, the present invention is directed to a light-guided catheter for direct visualization of placement through the skin. An embodiment of the invention includes a method for transcutaneous...
US20090177080 NONINVASIVE LOCKING OF DISTAL HOLES IN CANNULATED INTRAMEDULLARY NAILS IN SURGERY  
A system and a method for facilitating a locking of distal holes in a cannulated intramedullary nail are disclosed. The system includes a transmitter, an internal guide, an extension, and...
US20100137705 Surgical Navigation System with Magnetoresistance Sensors  
A surgical navigation system having one or more magnetoresistance sensors, where the sensors have the noise and dynamic range appropriate for electromagnetic position and orientation tracking. The...
US20140350387 ELECTROMAGNETIC TRACKING SYSTEM AND METHODS OF USING SAME  
An electromagnetic tracking system including a patient support element and an electromagnetic field generator. The patient support element is superposed relative to the electromagnetic field...
US20070208251 Transformer-coupled guidewire system and method of use  
Certain embodiments of the present invention provide a transformer-coupled guidewire system and method. Certain embodiments include a transmitter coil positioned in a distal end of a guidewire, a...
US20150223903 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR TRANSCRANIAL PHOTOACOUSTIC IMAGING FOR GUIDING SKULL BASE SURGERIES  
The present invention is directed to a method and system for photoacoustic imaging for guiding medical procedures. A transducer is placed near the site of the procedure. The optical fiber, coupled...
US20130261432 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR NEEDLE VISUALIZATION  
A method for needle visualization for an ultrasound imaging device, the method comprising alternately acquiring a tissue frame followed by a needle frame at a temporal spacing to form a frame...
US20100036384 Surgical Trajectory Monitoring System and Related Methods  
Systems and methods for determining a desired trajectory and/or monitoring the trajectory of surgical instruments and/or implants in any number of surgical procedures, such as (but not limited to)...
US20090149740 A medical intervention device  
The invention relates to a device for a medical intervention in or on moving tissue of a living being, said device having a medical instrument provided for the intervention, a position detection...
US20140206985 DISTRIBUTED LOCATION SENSOR  
A catheter configured for use with a magnetic field-based localization system includes a distributed location sensor that includes a plurality of individual location sensing coils electrically...
US20150164605 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR INTERVENTIONAL IMAGING  
Methods and systems for imaging a subject are presented. A series of volumetric images corresponding to a volume of interest in the subject is received during an interventional procedure. One or...
US20140200440 ALIGNMENT OF MANIPULABLE SENSOR ASSEMBLY  
A method for aligning a manipulable sensor assembly includes determination of a replica surface, which represents a field of view of a manipulable sensor assembly associated with an object when...
US20150087970 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ACCESSING THE LUMEN OF A VESSEL  
A method for accessing the lumen of a vessel may utilize a reusable handheld device. The reusable handheld device includes an imaging device attachment utilized to secure an image capturing...
US20150031987 LOCATING DEVICE  
A device and method are described for navigating and positioning a central venous catheter into the venous system using two different modes of location. For example, a peripherally inserted...
US20130012808 CONNECTOR WITH ACTIVE SHIELDING  
An electrical connector includes one or more connector terminals, which are connected to wiring extending from the connector and are coupled to interconnect with corresponding connector terminals...
US20150182726 Simultaneous Dual Catheter Control System And Method For Controlling An Imaging Catheter To Enable Treatment By Another Catheter  
Systems, devices, methods, and non-transitory processor-readable storage media for a computing device to generate repositioning instructions for a remotely-controlled catheter positioning system...
US20150005620 X-RAY MARKER GUIDED AUTOMATED GUIDE WIRE OR WORKING CATHETER ADVANCEMENT  
Disclosed is the automated rapid advancement of a guide wire through a guide catheter using x-ray markers. The procedure involves providing a guide wire with a marker at or adjacent its tip,...
US20150157409 MEDICAL MANIPULATOR AND MEDICAL IMAGING SYSTEM INCLUDING THE SAME  
The present invention relates to a medical manipulator 30 which includes: a driving unit 6 configured to at least include an vibration-type actuator 10; a manipulator portion 5 configured to at...
US20100160773 AUTOMATIC QUANTITATIVE VESSEL ANALYSIS AT THE LOCATION OF AN AUTOMATICALLY-DETECTED TOOL  
Apparatus and methods are described including inserting a tool into a blood vessel, and, while the tool is within the blood vessel, acquiring an extraluminal image of the blood vessel. In the...
US20140171793 METHODS FOR DETECTING AND TRACKING NEEDLE  
A method for detecting a needle, the method comprises arranging an ultrasound probe such that it scans an area covering a needle inserted into a tissue and nearby tissue around the needle,...
US20140187922 SURGICAL ACCESS SYSTEM WITH NAVIGATION ELEMENT AND METHOD OF USING SAME  
A surgical access assembly and method of use is disclosed. The surgical access assembly comprises an outer sheath and an obturator. The outer sheath and obturator are configured to be delivered to...
US20130102886 SURGICAL ACCESS SYSTEM WITH NAVIGATION ELEMENT AND METHOD OF USING SAME  
A surgical access assembly and method of use is disclosed. The surgical access assembly comprises an outer sheath and an obturator. The outer sheath and obturator are configured to be delivered to...
US20150141812 Devices, Systems, and Methods for Visualizing an Occluded Vessel  
Embodiments of the present disclosure are configured to visualize severe blockages in a vessel and, in particular, chronic total occlusions in blood vessels. In some particular embodiments, the...
US20140276006 FORCE-SENSING ABLATION CATHETER  
A force-sensing tip assembly for a catheter comprises a tip shell, an acoustic transducer, a first target, and a first spring. The tip shell is for joining to the catheter. The acoustic transducer...
US20080027312 DISPLAYING OBJECT ORIENTATIONS ON BALL JOINTS  
A method for displaying, in the field of medical technology, an orientation of an object on a ball joint, includes: defining a zero angle projecting out of a joint cavity on the ball joint,...
US20150045648 INTEGRATED SYSTEM FOR FOCUSED TREATMENT AND METHODS THEREOF  
An integrated system for facilitating local treatment in an organ and capable of universally interfacing with other devices and systems is provided. The integrated system comprises an imaging...
US20140100448 ROTARY SAMPLE-COLLECTION NEEDLE  
A rotary tissue-collection needle configured is provided with a closed distal tip and a distal aperture including a generally longitudinal cutting edge configured to excise tissue into the...
US20090054760 Catheter for Enhanced Image Location Detection  
A catheter is used to assist in imaging, e.g., 3D imaging, an anatomical location in a human or veterinary subject. The catheter includes a plurality of horizontal markings which extend in the...
US20100191270 INTRAGASTRIC BALLOON ASSEMBLY  
The invention relates to an intragastric balloon for the treatment of persons having severe or morbid obesity problems, wherein the number of elements in the already known systems is reduced, and...
US20140094686 MEDICAL INSTRUMENT, MEDICINE SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DISPLAYING THE POSITION OF A POSITION MARKER  
A medical instrument contains at least three navigation markers which in each case have at least one marker element which can be captured by a camera in a camera image in an identifiable manner....
US20120283553 Echogenically Enhanced Device  
Devices with enhanced visualization in ultrasound imaging are provided.
US20130023758 DIAGNOSTIC CATHETERS, GUIDE CATHETERS, VISUALIZATION DEVICES AND CHORD MANIPULATION DEVICES, AND RELATED KITS AND METHODS  
Described herein are devices, methods and kits for assessing and/or enhancing the accessibility of a subvalvular space of a heart, accessing the subvalvular space of the heart (e.g., to provide...
US20140206959 TRANSCEIVER UNIT IN A MEASUREMENT SYSTEM  
A measurement system may comprise a sensor wire and a transceiver unit. The sensor wire may comprise an insertable portion configured to be inserted in a blood vessel of a patient's body and a...
US20120283552 SENSOR ASSEMBLY TETHERED WITHIN CATHETER WALL  
A distal tip assembly for an elongate medical device having an axis comprises a shaft having a proximal end portion, a distal end portion, a wall, and a central lumen extending axially between...
US20090171166 OXIMETER WITH LOCATION AWARENESS  
According to embodiments, systems and methods are provided for determining the location of a medical device. A system may include a plurality of wireless communication devices configured to...
US20150094568 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR NAVIGATING AN ULTRASOUND CATHETER TO IMAGE A BEATING HEART  
Catheter navigation is coupled with ultrasound imaging to yield a context map showing the location on a heart of the ultrasonically imaged frame.
US20110009740 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR NAVIGATING AN ULTRASOUND CATHETER TO IMAGE A BEATING HEART  
Catheter navigation is coupled with ultrasound imaging to yield a context map showing the location on a heart of the ultrasonically imaged frame.
US20120116212 Injectable solution container and syringe  
A container of an injectable solution is disclosed herein including various sensors, electrodes, a memory device, and other features that monitor the process of extraction or injection of the...
US20150025364 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR VISUALIZING A CONDUCTION TRACT OF HEART  
The invention relates to an apparatus, a method and a computer program for visualizing a conduction tract of a heart. In order to provide a visualization which is helpful in avoiding or finding...
US20070282196 Locator system for implanted access port with RFID tag  
An access port locator system for adjustable gastric bands. The system includes an access port with an RFID tag with its antenna adjacent to the receiving portion of the port. The system includes...
US20110270083 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DYNAMIC METAL DISTORTION COMPENSATION FOR ELECTROMAGNETIC TRACKING SYSTEMS  
A method and system for dynamic metal distortion compensation using an Electromagnetic Tracking System (EMTS) (10) using an electromagnetic field from an electromagnetic field generator (12). A...
US20150141808 FIBER OPTIC SENSOR GUIDED NAVIGATION FOR VASCULAR VISUALIZATION AND MONITORING  
A method for visualizing branches of a lumen includes inserting (402) a fiber optic shape sensing device into a lumen and determining (404) changes in the lumen based upon strain induced in the...
US20140171792 DISPLACEMENT FEEDBACK DEVICE AND METHOD FOR SENSING OR THERAPY DELIVERY PROBES  
A device, system and method for accessing internal tissue include a probe (108) disposed on a distal end portion of a medical device and configured to be inserted into a body along a trajectory...
US20090209910 Crossing occlusions in blood vessels  
The present disclosure is directed a method of facilitating treatment via a vascular wall defining a vascular lumen containing an occlusion therein. The method may include providing a first...
US20150245883 BIOPSY MARKER WITH IN SITU-GENERATED IMAGING PROPERTIES  
A method of marking a biopsy site within living tissue of a host includes providing a marker that incorporates biological tissue for which antibodies can be produced; inserting the marker at the...
US20110137154 MAGNETIC PROBE APPARATUS  
A system and method for locating magnetic material. In one embodiment the system includes a magnetic probe; a power module in electrical communication with the magnetic probe to supply current to...