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8838214 Finger clip for prostate glove  
Systems and methods are provided herein that generally involve measuring a prostate or other object. In some embodiments, a membrane can be sealed over a digit extension to form a closed volume....
8394031 Acoustic detection of endotracheal tube location  
A system and method for use in detecting an endotracheal tube location within a body electronically detects indigenous breath sounds emanating from a region of the body and processes the detected...
8391949 Systems and methods for determining the electrical activity of a material  
A system and method to map a biological tissue of alternating electrical polarity having a boundary between a depolarized portion and a polarized portion is provided. The system includes a...
7878989 Knee prostheses  
A total knee prosthesis comprises a femoral component and a patellar component. The femoral component has a patellar flange into which is built a twist or roller coaster configuration. The...
7848787 Relative impedance measurement  
A method for calibrating impedance includes coupling at least first, second, and third electrodes at respective locations to a surface of a body of a subject. A first current passing through the...
7708751 MRI biopsy device  
A localization mechanism, or fixture, is used in conjunction with a breast coil for breast compression and for guiding a core biopsy instrument during prone biopsy procedures in both open and...
7309319 Apparatus and method for measuring the dimensions of the palpable surface of the prostate  
A method and system for measuring the dimensions of the palpable surface of the prostate in the physician's office and calculating prostate volume, rate of growth and changes in rate of growth. A...
6541966 Precision metal locating apparatus  
Apparatus for detecting a metal object comprises a transmitter for generating a pulsed or an alternating magnetic field in the vicinity of the metal object to be detected and a detector for...
5973595 Body cavity metal detection system  
A metal detection system for detecting metal within a body cavity of an individual. The metal detection system includes a first metal detector for detecting metal within an anal/vagina body cavity...
5649546 Metal detector for the localization of a metallic foreign body penetrated or implanted into a human or animal body  
The invention relates to a metal detecting device for the localization of a metallic foreign body penetrated or implanted into a human or animal body, comprising coil facilities (19) arranged...
5496070 Calendar date monitoring system  
A calendar date monitoring system particularly effective for monitoring pregnancy and other medical conditions is disclosed. The system includes a substantially flat calendar strip, which includes...
5443077 Method of monitoring the position of a sensor  
When performing the method a sensor (1) is used with a coil (15) integrated in a coil circuit. In the coil circuit a magnetic field is generated so that mutual induction can develop between the...
5301682 Method for locating a breast mass  
A mass localization device includes a catheter and a needle. In one embodiment, the catheter includes inner and outer walls spaced from each other and creating a gap between the walls extending...
5273025 Apparatus for detecting insertion condition of endoscope  
An apparatus is provided for detecting an endoscopic inserting condition. The apparatus includes an irradiation arrangement for applying electromagnetic waves to the inside of an organism from...
5020671 Method and apparatus for optimum self-examination of breasts by users of birth control pills  
A method and associated apparatus in aid of optimum self-examination of the breast by women for early detection of breast cancer.
4943770 Device for accurately detecting the position of a ferromagnetic material inside biological tissue  
A device for accurately detecting and monitoring the position of an object inside biological tissue, particularly an endotracheal tube inside a patient's throat, comprising a circuit which...
4760847 Depth measuring device  
The depth measuring device employs a solid needle with a slidable rider as well as a transparent tube which is provided with a graduated scale and a closed bottom or marking lines. During...
4526177 Electronic anatomical probe  
A wire sensing coil is sealed in the tip of an elongate, rigid, plastic probe, and is connected by a coaxial cable releasably to a housing containing a fixed frequency, crystal-controlled...
4503865 Hardness measuring probe  
This invention discloses a hardness measuring probe making it possible to continuously and quickly measure the hardness around an object position by a simple operation. The pressure around the...
4445501 Circuits for determining very accurately the position of a device inside biological tissue  
A method of and apparatus for determining very accurately the position of a device inside biological tissue comprising a detecting instrument with a probe, which probe generates a small magnetic...
4431005 Method of and apparatus for determining very accurately the position of a device inside biological tissue  
A method of and apparatus for determining very accurately the position of a device inside biological tissue comprising a detecting instrument with a probe, which probe generates a small magnetic...
3995619 Combination subcutaneous suture remover, biopsy sampler and syringe  
A multi-purpose surgical instrument for subcutaneous use is described. The instrument includes a generally hollow inner tube which is provided at a probing free end with a crochet-type hook. The...
3908637 Rigid urethral instrument  
A rigid urethral instrument for introduction into the bladder through the urethra, and for carrying out the functions of a urethral sound and a urethral catheter. The major portion of the...
3889656 Method of determining the presence of calculi in body cavities  
A method for detecting the presence of kidney stones, gallstones and the e in situ within a body cavity. The device for carrying out the method includes a fiber optic light conducting probe, the...
3763463 SHRAPNEL SONAR  
The invention provides an unique hand held device including a rotating transducer generating two high frequency signals which cause a nonlinear liquid to generate a low frequency signal which is...
3460528 APPARATUS FOR LOCATING AND REMOVING FOREIGN MATTER FROM ANIMAL TISSUE  

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