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US20150025334 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR MONITORING PAIN OF PATIENTS  
The present disclosure provides a method and system for stimulating and monitoring intensity of pain experienced by one or more users. The method includes measuring the intensity of pain...
US20140364760 Skin Patch Instrument For Treating Pain  
A therapeutic patch for treating pain capable of compressing a tender area up to a boundary thereof and/or an entire induration with metallic grains or crushed stones by a treatment method in...
US20140213929 INSTRUMENTED SLEEVE  
A sleeve is provided for determining the location and severity of joint pain in a patient. The sleeve includes sensors in communication with a display device that allow for areas of pain to be...
US20110009769 APPARATUS FOR EARLY DIAGNOSIS OF CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME AND METHOD AND DEVICE FOR ACQUIRING INFORMATION ON THE SKIN SENSITIVITY OF A FINGER OF A PATIENT  
The apparatus (2) for early diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome, of the type comprising: receiving means which define a receiving zone (8) for receiving a patient's finger,means for measuring the...
US20100106049 COMPACT DIAGNOSTIC NEUROLOGICAL TOOL  
A compact diagnostic neurological tool comprising a two-point discriminator; a brush; and a sharp-dull instrument; wherein the two-point discriminator, the brush, and the sharp-dull instrument are...
US20110082384 MULTIMODAL AUTOMATED SENSORY TESTING SYSTEM  
A computer-controlled sensory testing system is disclosed that can be used to further pain research and aid in the clinical diagnosis and treatment of pain syndromes. The system includes actuators...
US20140236038 Method For Signal Encoding Evoked Responses  
A method and apparatus for utilizing the benefits of encoded signal transmission and reception to enhance the performance of medical testing devices (100) adapted to evoke and measure biological...
US20140005568 SENSORY TESTING SYSTEMS, METHODS AND DEVICES  
The present invention relates to a hand-held instrument used in the assessment of cutaneous tactile sensation. The device consists of a shape memory alloy wire with selected bending force rating...
US20100331722 Device and method for assessing operant facial pain  
The subject invention concerns a method and device for assessing facial pain sensitivity exhibited by an animal. The device and method can be used, for example, to evaluate the effect of a disease...
US20140066802 Cognition and Usability Aptitude Evaluations for Clinician Programmers  
The present disclosure involves an electronic device. The electronic device is configured to perform evaluations on a patient user for medical purposes. The electronic device includes a...
US20120226186 METHOD FOR DETERMINING THE LEVEL OF ANALGESIA OF A SEDATED OR NARCOTIZED INDIVIDUAL  
The invention pertains to a method for determining the level of analgesia of a sedated individual, to the use of an apparatus for determining the level of analgesia of a sedated individual (so...
US20110040204 NEUROLOGICAL STIMULATION AND ANALYSIS  
In one embodiment, a method for neurological interrogation and response analysis is provided. The method includes inducing, at the device, a non-optical excitation for a user. The device comprises...
US20150216473 PORTABLE QUANTIFICATION APPARATUS FOR ASSESSING JOINT ACCESSORY MOVEMENT  
A portable quantification apparatus for assessing joint accessory movement is disclosed in the present invention. The apparatus includes a reference module, a movement module, a sliding module and...
US20120323138 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR EVOKING TEMPORAL PAIN SUMMATION  
A device for evoking a temporal summation of pain in a subject. The device comprises a stimulation element (SE) arranged generating a physical stimulation on a skin surface area of at least 20 cm2...
US20130066216 DEVICE FOR EXAMINING NERVE FUNCTION  
The present invention relates to a device for examining nerve function. In order to examine the function of a nerve of the human body, the device for examining nerve function of the present...
US20150105688 Evaluation of Pain in Humans  
A method for evaluating pain experienced by a human is disclosed. The method includes applying a first noxious stimulus to a normative site on the human, wherein the first noxious stimulus is...
US20130018275 COMPUTER PAIN ASSESSMENT TOOL  
A computer assisted system for objective assessment by a patient of pain experienced is presented with successive computer screens. A first interactive screen includes anterior and posterior...
US20120143081 Pure silver device and method for diagnosing and treating pain in the human body  
Disclosed herein are a pure silver device and a method for diagnosing and treating pain on human body. The pure silver device comprises an elongated handle, a head having both a hammer head and a...
US20060241720 Graphical representation of pain therapy  
A graphical display for use in a stimulation session includes a human figure depiction and a depiction of the one or more implanted electrodes. The depictions aid in pain mapping and in...
US20100106050 Hand sensory assessment device  
The present invention relates to a hand sensory assessment device capable of point localization, two-point discrimination, vibration, and texture discrimination for assessing and training...
US20120095363 COMPOUND TACTILE STIMULUS DEVICE SYSTEM  
A system for presenting compound tactile stimuli to a test subject includes a compound tactile stimulus device comprised of a plurality of overlapping stimulus presentation members, each stimulus...
US20060052729 System for instant diagnosis and treatment of soft tissue disorders  
A system and method for instant and permanent pain relief on pain-spasm-pain neurological reflex cycles that cause pain and functional disability in muscles suffering from acute and chronic soft...
US20150182158 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR EVALUATING DIABETIC PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY  
[Problem] To provide an apparatus for measuring a sensory threshold at the time of application of a moving stimulus to a sole simply with high reproducibility and evaluating peripheral neuropathy...
US20100113966 FORCE TRANSDUCER, MEDICAL INSTRUMENT, AND MACHINE IMPLEMENTED METHOD  
A force transducer comprises a handle operably connected to a probe having an elongate tip. The force transducer includes a biasing element arranged with respect to the handle, in force...
US20140296194 PREVENTION OR ATTENUATION OF NEUROPATHIC PAIN AND KIDNEY INJURY BY TAUROURSODEOXYCHOLIC ACID  
Methods of reducing or abolishing neuropathic pain in humans and animals are discussed. In some examples administration of the apoptosis inhibitor taurours-odeoxycholic acid (TUDCA), greatly...
US20140107525 METHOD FOR MODULATION OF NEURONAL ACTIVITY IN THE BRAIN BY MEANS OF SENSORY STIMULATION AND DETECTION OF BRAIN ACTIVITY  
The invention relates to a method for controlled modulation of physiological and pathological neuronal rhythmic activity in the brain by means of sensory stimulation, which is capable of...
US20100056949 Retractable neurosensory evaluation tool  
The tool is an instrument including a:filament which is brought into contact with an individual to test sensory perception of the individual. When the filament resiliently buckles a standard force...
US20060122542 Wireless physical testing system and method of use  
An improved wireless physical testing system allows for communication between multiple wireless physical testing instruments and a recording device. The capability to use multiple wireless testing...
US20090105606 Device for evaluating cutaneous sensory detection  
An improved hand-held device for evaluating cutaneous sensory detection consisting of a plastic or similar material rod handle and a simple curve that enables function and versatility not possible...
US20100166660 METHODS OF MODELING MIGRAINE PAIN AND IDENTIFYING CANDIDATE COMPOUNDS FOR THE TREATMENT OF MIGRAINE  
The present invention features animal models of migraine pain that can be used in a variety of ways, e.g., to identify compounds that reduce migraine pain or other migraine symptoms, to...
US20100331723 Two-Point Discriminator  
The invention relates to a design for an instrument for measuring two-point discrimination between two blunt points. The instrument includes a housing, a first needle, a second needle, and a...
US20080319274 Evaluation of Sympathetic Tone  
The invention relates to a method of determining the sympathetic tone including the steps of: measuring an applied stimulation at a threshold value of the stimulation in one or more sympathetic...
US20110092845 Device for evaluating cutaneous sensory detection  
An improved hand-held device for evaluating cutaneous sensory detection consisting of a plastic or similar material rod handle and a simple curve that enables function and versatility not possible...
US20070100216 Psycho/physiological deception detection system and method for controlled substance surveillance  
The psycho/physiological deception detection (PDDS) is a system and method employing PDDS tools to ensure patient truthfulness while conducting a patient interview to assess the severity of pain...
US20070244519 Autogeneration of neurostimulation therapy program groups  
The disclosure relates to techniques for automatically generating neurostimulation therapy program groups. The techniques may include receiving rating information and information describing actual...
US20100056943 Detection of pain/awakening integral value  
The invention relates to a method and an apparatus for monitoring the autonomous nervous system of a sedated patient. A skin conductance signal is measured at an area of the patient's skin during...
US20130296736 PALPOMETER  
A palpometer device (10, 110) for assisting an examiner to evaluate deep pain sensitivity in a patient which includes a housing (12, 112) supporting an axially displaceable spring-biased probe...
US20090043188 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR MEASUREMENT AND TREATMENT OF PAIN AND THE TREATMENT OF INFLAMMATION AND OSTEOPOROSIS  
A method for pain treatment and measurement according to various aspects of the present invention generally includes providing an external field to a portion of a living being, wherein the...
US20120130207 MICRO-NEEDLE DEVICE AND APPARATUS AND A METHOD FOR APPLYING A MICRO-NEEDLE ELEMENT TO A SITE ON THE SKIN OF A SUBJECT  
A micro-needle device (3) comprises a micro-needle element (2) which is carried on a strap (14) and is securable around a limb of a subject by the strap (14) with the micro-needle element (2)...
US20100036280 METHOD OF UTILISING MEASUREMENTS OF THRESHOLD OF PAIN  
A method of determining the sympathetic tone and/or level of stress and/or level or warning system sensitivity includes the steps of: measuring an applied stimulation at a threshold value of the...
US20140155778 HAND-HELD NEUROSCREENING DEVICE  
A hand-held neuroscreening device includes an elongate handle having a first end, a second end, and longitudinal axis extending therethrough between the first end and the second end. A head...
US20090171239 Sensory Test Device  
There is disclosed a device for testing tactile sensitivity of tissue, such as nasal mucosa, comprising an elongated portion to which there is attached a thread. The thread is adapted to be...
US20050165284 Method and system for determining a risk of ulcer onset  
A system for determining a risk of pressure ulcer onset on a subject being in contact with a supporting-surface, the system comprising: an arrangement of sensors, located at predetermined...
US20130085410 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR IDENTIFYING LOCATION OF A TOUCHED BODY PART  
A method and system for identifying location of a touched body part. The method includes initializing a tracking system for monitoring travel of a pointer useful for indicating a touching...
US20120035497 SYSTEM, DEVICE AND METHOD FOR ASSESSING TACTILE SENSORY DEFICIT  
Various device embodiments comprise a substrate with a smooth surface, and a plurality of objects on the smooth surface. Each of the plurality of objects have a predetermined dimension capable of...
US20090203975 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR TREATING HEEL PAIN OF A PATIENT  
A method and tool for treating heel pain of a patient. The method includes determining a medical procedure to be performed on the patient based on the number of etiologies, the time span, and the...
US20120089044 BIOLOGICAL SIGNAL DISPLAY APPARATUS  
A biological signal display apparatus includes: a stimulation unit which performs stimulation on a living body; a measurement unit which measures an evoked response evoked by the stimulation; a...
US20060276720 Method of using dermatomal somatosensory evoked potentials in real-time for surgical and clinical management  
Methods, computer systems and apparatus are provided for neurophysiological assessment, specifically evaluation of mixed and dermatomal nerve conduction latencies and amplitudes, as well as...
US20100174208 LIVING BODY MEASUREMENT APPARATUS  
A living body measurement apparatus according to the present invention functions both as a muscular tissue hardness tester for measuring hardness of muscular tissue of a living body and as an...
US20140100474 Palpatory Diagnostic System and Method  
A generally cylindrical housing has proximal and distal ends and is formed with a length and a diameter. A cylindrical recess is formed in the proximal end. The cylindrical recess has an interior...

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