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7954493 Oxygen supplying apparatus  
As a respiration synchronized-type gas supplying apparatus which has a function for setting the flow rate during continuous supply and at the same time can be miniaturized by simplifying the...
7946291 Ventilation systems and methods employing aerosol generators  
A pressure-assisted breathing system comprises a pressure-generating circuit for maintaining a positive pressure within the system, and a patient interface device coupled to a patient's...
7945301 Methods and apparatus for the administration of CO  
The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for the administration of carbon monoxide (CO) to a patient. It allows the safe and effective use of carbon monoxide as a medicament.
7942823 Methods and apparatus for stroke patient treatment  
Methods and apparatus for assessing the condition of and treating patients for stroke during the delivery of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) are disclosed. By determining central and...
7942824 Integrated sleep diagnostic and therapeutic system and method  
The present invention relates to an integrated sleep diagnosis and treatment device, and more particularly to an integrated apnea diagnosis and treatment device. The present invention additionally...
7938114 Auto-titration bi-level pressure support system and method of using same  
A bi-level pressure support system and method of treating disordered breathing that optimizes the pressure delivered to the patient during inspiration and expiration to treat the disordered...
7934499 Patient-ventilator synchronization using dual phase sensors  
An improved ventilator which delivers ventilatory support that is synchronized with the phase of the patients respiratory efforts and guarantees a targeted minimum ventilation. Improved...
7934500 Method and apparatus for detecting the respiratory activity of a person  
A method and a device are provided for detecting the respiratory activity of a person and for controlling the time progression of breathing gas pressure, especially in accordance with physical...
7931601 Monitoring system for cardiac surgical operations with cardiopulmonary bypass  
A monitoring system for cardiac operations with cardiopulmonary bypass comprising: a processor operatively connected to a heart-lung machine; a pump flow detecting device connected to a pump of...
7926486 Parameter optimization in sleep apnea treatment apparatus  
The present invention includes a method and apparatus for the optimized treatment of obstructive sleep apnea. The present invention includes a pressure source configured to provide positive airway...
7918223 System and method for circuit compliance compensated pressure-regulated volume control in a patient respiratory ventilator  
A system and a method for circuit compliance compensated pressure control in a patient respiratory ventilation system, having a pressure regulated feedback servo control loop, a pressure-regulated...
7913690 Method for continuous measurement of flux of gases in the lungs during breathing  
A method of calculating the flux of any gas (x) in a CBC circuit for a ventilated or a spontaneous breathing subject, for example said gas(x) being; a) an anesthetic such as but limited to; i)N2O;...
7913691 Session-by-session adjustments of a device for treating sleep disordered breathing  
A method is disclosed for operating a device that treats sleep disordered breathing (SDB) during successive treatment sessions; where the device provides continuous positive airway pressure during...
7914459 Ventilator patient synchronization  
A method and apparatus that provides an expert system for determining respiratory phase during ventilatory support of a subject. Discrete phase states are partitioned and prior probability...
7909034 Combined positive and negative pressure assist ventilation  
The present invention relates to a method of delivering combined positive and negative pressure assist ventilation to a patient, wherein a positive pressure is applied to the patient's airways to...
7905231 Breathing assistance apparatus  
This invention concerns a breathing assistance apparatus capable of operating in alternating inhalation and expiratory phases wherein; a) the control means of the apparatus comprise selection...
7901361 Method and apparatus for optimizing the continuous positive airway pressure for treating obstructive sleep apnea  
A breathing apparatus is provided for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea that optimizes the positive pressure to the airway of a patient. The apparatus is configured to detect flow...
7896812 System and method for diagnosis and treatment of a breathing pattern of a patient  
Described is a system including a sensor and a processing arrangement. The sensor measures data corresponding to a patient's breathing patterns. The processing arrangement analyzes the breathing...
7896001 Pressure-responsive device and associated method of manufacture  
There is provided a pressure-responsive device (40) suitable for use in an inhaler, the pressure-responsive device (40) comprising a closed frame (42) over which is fixed a membrane (44), a tongue...
7896002 Medicine discharge device and cartridge mountable thereto  
A medicine discharge device configured to discharge medicine to be administered to a user, includes a mount portion configured to mount a medicine discharge cartridge, the medicine discharge...
7891355 Physiological monitor  
A patient monitor has multiple sensors adapted to attach to tissue sites of a living subject. The sensors generate sensor signals that are responsive to at least two wavelengths of optical...
7886739 System and method for circuit compliance compensated volume control in a patient respiratory ventilator  
A circuit compliance compensated volume control system in a patient respiratory ventilation system and method, including: a circuit compliance estimator, to provide a relationship between a...
7886740 Gas systems and methods for enabling respiratory stability  
Minimal concentrations of CO2 are mixed with pressurized air to provide a gas mix effective for stabilizing breathing of target patients or users. CO2 concentrations below about 2% and preferably...
7882834 Autotitrating method and apparatus  
An apparatus and method of controlling the delivery of therapeutic gas delivered to a patient undergoing positive airway pressure therapy is described. The method includes providing a flow of gas...
7870858 Apparatus and method for driving a sensor in a ventilator  
A ventilator includes a sensor to monitor a characteristic associated with the delivery of gas to the patient, such as pressure. A sensor power supply (100, 130) is feeding a sensor in the form of...
7866318 Methods for providing expiratory pressure relief in positive airway pressure therapy  
A method of operating a CPAP apparatus in which the interface pressure is controlled to rapidly drop at the start of expiration by an expiratory relief pressure (ERP) that is independent of...
7861717 Controlled gas-supply system  
The invention relates to a gas-supply system for patients receiving artificial respiration or breathing spontaneously, in which one or several gases (for example NO, oxygen) are added to the...
7861716 Closed loop control system for a high frequency oscillation ventilator  
A control system for a high frequency oscillating ventilator (HFOV) includes and oscillator controller and a mean airway pressure (MAP) controller. The HFOV includes a reciprocating piston which...
7849853 Ventilator circuit and the method for the use thereof  
A ventilator circuit for use in administering medication to a patient includes a chamber housing defining an interior space and having an input end and an output end and a one-way inhalation valve...
7845350 Automatic continuous positive airway pressure treatment system with fast respiratory response  
The present invention provides for a method and apparatus for providing continuous positive airway pressure for treating sleep apnea. The method comprising the steps of providing a breathing gas...
7841343 Systems and methods for delivering therapeutic gas to patients  
A system for delivering therapeutic breathing gas to patients is provided to deliver a variable bolus volume in response to the patient's breathing pattern. The system includes a gas source, a...
7841988 Nasal mask for carbon dioxide gas measurement  
A nasal mask is adapted to attached on a face of a subject so as to cover a nose of the subject. A shell has a contact edge adapted to be brought into close contact with the face of the subject,...
7836881 Ventilator and methods for treating head trauma and low blood circulation  
In one embodiment, the invention provides a device for decreasing intracranial or intraocular pressures. The device comprises a housing having an inlet opening and an outlet opening that is...
7827983 Method for making a pharmaceutically active ingredient abuse-prevention device  
A method of making a pharmaceutically active ingredient abuse-prevention device includes providing a pharmaceutically active ingredient and providing an antagonist of the pharmaceutically active...
7827988 Auto-titration pressure support system and method of using same  
A pressure support system and method of treating disordered breathing that optimizes the pressure delivered to the patient to treat the disordered breathing while minimizing the delivered pressure...
7814906 Method and relevant apparatus for nasal ventilation, particularly for flow-synchronised neonatal assisted ventilation  
In a method for nasal ventilation and relevant apparatus, particularly for flow-synchronized neonatal assisted ventilation, wherein F(t) is a signal proportional to the ventilation flow, the...
7810497 Ventilatory control system  
A system is provided for delivering a flow of breathing gas to an airway of a patient. The system includes a pressurizing flow module that generates a pressurized flow of breathing gas and a...
7810496 Method and apparatus for providing positive airway pressure to a patient  
A system including methods and apparatus for treatment of a medical disorder such as obstructive sleep apnea or congestive heart failure. The system involves applying a gain to flow rate of...
7806120 Nasal respiratory devices for positive end-expiratory pressure  
Described herein are nasal respiratory devices, in particular, nasal respiratory devices configured to achieve positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP) in a subject wearing the device. PEEP devices...
7802571 Method and apparatus for controlling a ventilator  
Method and apparatus for controlling a ventilator are described. The invention can be used to control mechanical ventilators as well as respiratory assist devices such as CPAP machines. The...
7798145 Device and process for breath-supporting respiration  
A respirator for breath-supporting respiration has improved sensitivity of triggering breathing support. A pre-inspiratory inspiratory gas flow is set, which flows off via the expiration valve...
7793660 Method of treating obstructive sleep apnea  
A compliance monitoring system and method in which a modular compliance monitor is selectively disposed in-line in a patient circuit of a pressure support system. The monitor includes a housing...
7784461 Three-dimensional waveform display for a breathing assistance system  
An apparatus configured to display a three-dimensional representation of a waveform for a breathing assistance system may include a processor and a display device. The processor may be configured...
7779830 Dosing device  
A dosing device with an electromechanical interface is provided. The dosing device includes delivery means, a medium reservoir and an applicator, on the one hand, and a control unit and electrical...
7770579 Characterisation of mask systems  
A method and a CPAP apparatus for characterizing a plurality of different mask systems, e.g., masks and hoses, are provided. The CPAP apparatus can be calibrated for different mask systems and...
7770578 Sleep apnea treatment apparatus  
Improved methodology and apparatus for the clinical study and treatment of sleep apnea which incorporates one or more of the following features: (1) application of mono-level, alternating high and...
7770580 Device and method for respirating a patient by means of high-frequency ventilation  
A device is provided for respirating a patient by means of high-frequency ventilation, which has at least one device for setting a desired tidal volume by a user, and which has at least one...
7762253 Multiple lumen monitored drug delivery nasal cannula system  
A multiple lumen nasal cannula that can be used to delivery two separate supplies of gases to a patient. The multiple lumen nasal cannula includes a first lumen for delivering a first gas and a...
7748382 Inhalation method and apparatus  
Signals may be generated in a drug delivering apparatus through which a person inhales to generate a inhaled airstream to signal to the person to cease inhalation after a pre-set period of time...
7730886 Determination of patency of the airway  
Methods and apparatus for determining the occurrence of an apnea, patency and/or partial obstruction of the airway are disclosed. Respiratory air flow from a patient is measured to give an air...