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US20130211235 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR GATING AN IMAGING DEVICE  
A method and system for automatically gating an imaging device is disclosed. Physiological process information of a patient may be derived from a plethysmographic signal, for example, by analyzing...
US20140163406 SYSTEM FOR ANALYZING A CONDITION OF AN ANIMAL  
A system for analyzing a condition of an animal, wherein the system includes at least an identification unit (2.1) which is arranged to be worn by an animal, wherein the identification unit...
US20130331725 THORACIC DIAGNOSIS ASSISTANCE INFORMATION GENERATION METHOD, THORACIC DIAGNOSIS ASSISTANCE SYSTEM, AND DYNAMIC STATE IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS  
According to one implementation, a thoracic diagnosis assistance information generation method includes the following. A dynamic state of a chest portion is captured to generate frame images. Air...
US20110288431 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MONITORING BREATHING CYCLE BY FREQUENCY ANALYSIS OF AN ACOUSTIC DATA STREAM  
Disclosed herein is a method and apparatus for monitoring, identifying and determining the breathing cycle of an individual from processed acoustic signal waveform data. The breathing sounds of an...
US20100234751 MODULAR KIT OF COMPLEMENTARY PLETHYSMOGRAPHIC APPARATUS COMPONENTS  
A modular kit of complementary plethysmographic apparatus components including at least one tube, at least one termination device for closing an open extremity of the tube and first and second...
US20080221440 Imaging and tools for use with moving organs  
Apparatus is described for use with a portion of a subject's body that moves as a result of cyclic activity of a body system. An imaging device acquires a plurality of image frames of the portion....
US20150230730 PULMONARY PLETHYSMOGRAPHY BASED ON OPTICAL SHAPE SENSING  
The present invention relates a pulmonary plethysmographic system (10), the system with a garment (11) wearable on the body of a mammal, e.g. a human, the garment comprising a shape sensing fiber...
US20060064325 Health management system, activity status measusring device, and data processing device  
So that health management advice is effective, the present invention effectively processes data that was obtained using a measuring device, and presents useful information for health management....
US20130072764 Systems and Methods of Movement Sensing Based Monitoring  
A system for monitoring characteristics of a subject including a sensor unit including an upper plate, a lower plate, a transducer sensor and an abutting element, which is configured for abutting...
US20130131525 MONITORING OF VITAL BODY SIGNALS DURING MOVEMENT  
The present invention relates to a multi-sensor system and method of monitoring vital body signals during movement of a body of a human or an animal, wherein acceleration sensors are placed at...
US20060206035 Apparatus and method for producing respiration-related data  
An apparatus for producing data concerning the respiration-related movements of the abdominal wall and/or the thorax of a person. The device comprises at least one first pair of sensor units (12,...
US20130137963 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AUTOMATICALLY INITIALIZING OR INITIATING A MOTION COMPENSATION ALGORITHM  
A system and method for automatically initializing or initiating a motion compensation algorithm is provided. The system includes a processing apparatus configured to acquire data representing...
US20090030335 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR RESPIRATORY MONITORING  
The method and the apparatus are used for monitoring a patient's breathing. A respiratory movement of the patient is detected by means of a thoracic expansion sensor that is placed near the rib...
US20130172769 METHOD, APPARATUS, COMPUTER PROGRAM AND SYSTEM FOR MEASURING OSCILLATORY MOTION  
A method, apparatus, computer program, system and device for measuring oscillatory motion comprising: receiving a plurality of signals related to a plurality of measurements of a direction of a...
US20090088622 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ASSOCIATING PHYSIOLOGICAL DATA WITH IMAGE DATA  
A method of processing image data that includes obtaining image data, determining a phase of a respiratory cycle, and associating the image data with the determined phase within 60 seconds, and...
US20070276202 Method and Apparatus for Measuring and Monitoring Vital Functions or Presence  
A procedure for the monitoring of a person or an animal on a base (2) with a device that has at least one plane like sensor element (3) arranged to it for transforming the mechanical forces caused...
US20110066063 Respiratory Inductive Plethysmography Band  
The invention relates to improved apparatus and methods for respiratory inductive plesthysmography. The invention includes apparatus for measuring changes in the circumference of a subject...
US20100317979 Methods for Non-Invasively Monitoring Health  
The time between heartbeats is measured over a series of such heartbeats. The time interval between two successive events is calculated and stored as a first array. The time difference between...
US20140236036 DEVICE FOR OBTAINING RESPIRATORY INFORMATION OF A SUBJECT  
A device and method for reliably and accurately obtaining respiratory information of a subject despite motion of the subject are disclosed. The proposed device comprises a motion signal computing...
US20050119532 Intelligent system and method for monitoring activity and comfort  
The system and the method of the present invention allows a person in charge (P) to monitor, and to act on, the activity level, physical or cerebral, and the comfort level of one ore more subject...
US20140213924 METHODS, SYSTEMS AND COMPUTER READABLE STORAGE MEDIA STORING INSTRUCTIONS FOR DETERMINING RESPIRATORY INDUCED ORGAN MOTION  
Methods, systems and computer-readable storage media relate to determining respiratory motion from motion data of a target to be treated. The methods may include processing motion data of a target...
US20090259135 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CREATING MULTIPLE POLARITY INDICATING OUTPUTS FROM TWO POLARIZED PIEZOELECTRIC FILM SENSORS  
An apparatus or method can be configured to receive first information indicative of respiratory effort of a subject from a first piezoelectric film sensor and second information indicative of...
US20140228692 RESPIRATORY RATE MEASUREMENT USING A COMBINATION OF RESPIRATION SIGNALS  
A method and system for measuring respiratory rate are disclosed. In a first aspect, the method comprises measuring at least one respiration signal and filtering the respiration signal using a...
US20100249632 METHOD AND SYSTEM OF MONITORING RESPIRATORY SIGNAL BY RADIO  
A method and system is provided for monitoring a respiratory signal by radio. The method includes the steps of converting a change in electric resistance, which is caused by a change in abdominal...
US20140243682 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MONITORING MOVEMENT AND ORIENTATION OF THE DEVICE  
The present invention relates to a device and method for monitoring movement and orientation of the device, comprising an imaging unit (10) for obtaining images over time, a holding means (12, 13)...
US20100094139 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR OBTAINING PHYSIOLOGICAL DATA OF A PATIENT  
The present invention relates to a system (1) and method for obtaining cardiopulmonary and/or activity data of a patient (3) situated in a bed (2). In order to provide a simple and reliable...
US20170172519 SYSTEMS AND TECHNIQUES FOR ESTIMATING THE SEVERITY OF CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE IN A PATIENT  
Disclosed herein are embodiments of systems and techniques for estimating the severity of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in a patient. For example, in some embodiments, a system for...
US20170172459 Methods and Devices for Monitoring Breathing and Sound Data of a Patient  
Devices and methods for monitoring respiratory activity of a patient. The system includes a first sensor for sensing the acoustics of the patient during breathing and a second sensor for sensing...
US20170143280 DETERMINING A TYPE OF DISORDERED BREATHING  
A device is disclosed that can determine a type of disordered breathing in a patient. The device can include a number of contacts adapted to make contact with portions of an oral cavity of a...
US20170135604 MONITORING RESPIRATION OF A PATIENT  
A device is disclosed that can detect a change in respiration of a patient. The device can include a number of contacts adapted to make contact with portions of an oral cavity of a patient, and...
US20170071506 RESPIRATORY DISEASE MONITORING WEARABLE APPARATUS  
A monitoring and alerting system can be used in any condition with a respiration component. Respiratory symptoms as well as supporting physiological functions are tracked against the user's...
US20170049367 Reusable Respiratory Effort Sensor Module  
A respiratory effort sensing belt that incorporates a PVDF transducer is constructed such that the transducer is contained within an elastic, moisture impervious plastic envelope and affixed to...
US20160354269 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR IMAGING  
A method for dynamic investigation of a subject lung, the method comprising the steps of: (i) imparting an oscillation to the lung at one or more forcing frequencies so as to elicit a lung...
US20160354041 METHODS FOR DETERMINING PHYSIOLOGICAL PARAMETERS BASED ON ELECTRICAL IMPEDANCE MEASUREMENTS  
A system and method for determining physiological parameters based on electrical impedance measurements is provided. One method includes obtaining electrical measurement signals acquired from a...
US20160354022 METHOD OF ESTIMATING INTERNET ACTIVITY DEPENDENCE OF A HUMAN SUBJECT  
In a method of estimating Internet activity dependence of a human subject, a respiration sensing unit senses respiration-caused thoracic and abdominal movements of the human subject during a first...
US20160270698 SENSOR DEVICE FOR DETECTING DISPLACEMENTS OF HUMAN'S BODY SURFACE ACCOMPANYING RESPIRATION  
In a sensor device which detects pressure variations owing to displacements of a body surface of a subject by respiration through variations of the output impedance of a piezoelectric vibrator,...
US20160270697 SENSOR DEVICE FOR DETECTING DISPLACEMENTS OF HUMAN'S BODY SURFACE ACCOMPANYING RESPIRATION  
In a sensor device which detects pressure variations owing to displacements of a body surface of a subject by respiration through variations of the output impedance of a piezoelectric vibrator,...
US20160213286 ELECTRONIC DEVICE, MONITORING AND FEEDBACK SYSTEM ON THORACOABDOMINAL MOTION AND METHOD THEREOF  
An electronic device, a monitoring and feedback system on thoracoabdominal motion (TAM) and a method thereof are provided, where the method includes the following steps. TAM signals of a user in a...
US20160206230 PERIOD ESTIMATION APPARATUS, PERIOD ESTIMATION METHOD AND STORAGE MEDIUM  
There is provided a period estimation apparatus including: a first frequency estimation unit that estimates a first frequency of a one-dimensional signal on the basis of a phase difference between...
US20160183846 PROCESSING APPARATUS AND PROCESSING METHOD FOR DETERMINING A RESPIRATORY SIGNAL OF A SUBJECT  
A processing apparatus (6) for determining a respiration signal (34) of a subject (100) is presented. The processing apparatus (6) is configured to perform the steps of obtaining a movement signal...
US20160150980 VASCULAR BRANCH CHARACTERIZATION  
An apparatus and method for characterizing a region of interest (ROI) including measuring position and orientation data within the ROI; and generating a geometric data set to include one or more...
US20160128641 ACTIGRAPHY METHODS AND APPARATUSES  
An actigraphy method includes receiving a physiological parameter signal as a function of time for a physiological parameter other than body motion (such as electrocardiography or a respiration...
US20160100808 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR RESPIRATORY SYSTEM ASSESSMENT  
A system and method comprise sampling a rate of airflow in a patients lungs during inspiration and/or expiration of the patient and outputting a corresponding airflow signal. Respiratory muscles...
US20160095549 WEARABLE DEVICES CONFIGURED FOR FACILITATING DIAGNOSIS AND/OR ASSESSMENT OF PULMONARY DISEASES, AND CORRESPONDING METHODS  
Exemplary implementations may provide objective, continuous, and clinically useful assessment of asthma control in subjects including young children using a device that is compact, non-intrusive,...
US20160029949 APNEA AND HYPOVENTILATION ANALYZER  
A device is operative to quantify the severity of changes in ventilation strength and amplitude by monitoring the effort and efficiency of breathing activity, and classifying the source of apnea...
US20160022218 PATIENT SUPPORT APPARATUS WITH PATIENT INFORMATION SENSORS  
A person support apparatus includes sensors for monitoring aspects of a person positioned thereon. The outputs from the sensors are used to distinguish between new and prior occupants of the...
US20160007914 SLEEP CONTROL DEVICE  
Systems, apparatus, and methods of monitoring and reducing snore are discussed herein. Some embodiments may provide for a system including a snore detection module, a movement detection module, a...
US20160000376 A METHOD AND DEVICE FOR RESPIRATORY MONITORING  
A respiration monitoring system has deformation transducers on a flexible substrate arranged to adhere to a patient's torso. A processor receives signals in channels from the transducers and...
US20150374265 Respiratory State Estimation Device, Method, And Storage Medium  
According to one embodiment, a respiratory measurement module measures a first signal related to a respiratory fluctuation of the user. A body movement measurement module measures a second signal...
US20150351699 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ANALYZING A RESPIRATORY PARAMETER  
Methods and systems are provided that determine whether a patient is breathing irregularly. A system may receive a physiological signal, such as a plethysmographic signal or an end-tidal carbon...

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