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9022951 Fluid diversion mechanism for bodily-fluid sampling  
An apparatus includes a housing, a fluid reservoir, a flow control mechanism, and an actuator. The housing defines an inner volume and has an inlet port that can be fluidically coupled to a...
9023292 Blood sampling device comprising at least one filter  
Disclosed herein is a device for sampling blood by capillarity for separating a plasma phase of the blood from the cell phase. The device is a strip and includes a filter having a membrane with no...
9022950 Fluid diversion mechanism for bodily-fluid sampling  
An apparatus includes a housing, a fluid reservoir, a flow control mechanism, and an actuator. The housing defines an inner volume and has an inlet port that can be fluidically coupled to a...
8992443 Fluid handling cassette  
A fluid handling module that is removably engageable with a bodily fluid analyzer is provided. The module may comprise a fluid handling element, and a fluid component separator that is accessible...
8956308 Integrated-testing system  
An integrated-testing system includes a meter, a lancing device and a storage case. The meter includes a housing, a display and a processor. The storage case holds the meter and the lancing device...
8876732 Sample taking device, and sample taking methods  
Sampling device for obtaining a sample of an analyte, comprising a feed line (30) and a discharge line (40) as well as an analyte feed chamber (13) in fluidic connection between the feed line and...
8864684 Fluid diversion mechanism for bodily-fluid sampling  
An apparatus includes a housing, a flow control mechanism, and an actuator. At least a portion of the flow control mechanism is movably disposed within the housing. The apparatus further includes...
8834503 Lancet having adjustable penetration depth  
Lancet device including a first housing. A first guide wall is disposed within the first housing. The first guide wall includes an opening. A cap removably mounted to the first housing. A needle...
8808202 Systems and interfaces for blood sampling  
The present invention generally relates to systems and methods for delivering and/or receiving a substance or substances such as blood from subjects. In one aspect, the present invention is...
8758267 Modified lancet carrier for single-use lancet sensor assembly  
A lancet carrier for an integrated lancet sensor assembly incorporating a lance cover includes an elongated body with a bottom, an open top, a body open end and a body closed end, a...
8728008 Bone marrow aspiration needle  
A bone marrow aspiration assembly including an outer cannula and an inner cannula. The inner cannula is moved only radially about a longitudinal axis thereof with respect to the outer cannula to...
8657763 Vacuum assisted lancing system with elective vacuum release and method for blood extraction with minimal pain  
A vacuum assisted lancing system for blood extraction can include a tubular body having a vacuum chamber, a lancing mechanism configured to removably couple with a lance, a vacuum mechanism...
8621828 Lancet integrated test element tape dispenser  
A lancet integrated test element tape includes a plurality of lancet integrated test elements. The lancet integrated test elements each include a lancet configured to form an incision in tissue...
8485991 Vacuum assisted lancing system with system and method for blood extraction and masking pain  
A method of masking pain resulting from a lancing system can include moving a first portion and a second portion of a lancing assembly in a first direction, stopping the first portion from further...
8485990 Vacuum assisted lancing system with depth controller and method for blood extraction with minimal pain  
A lancing system can include a device body having a lancing end, a lancing mechanism including a lancing shaft slideably coupled with the lancing end of the body, a main shaft slideably coupled...
8480596 Vacuum assisted lancing system and method for blood extraction with minimal pain  
A lancing system can include a device body having a sealing device coupled to a lancing end, a lancing shaft slideably coupled to the lancing end, a lancing spring coupled to the lancing shaft, a...
8460211 Vacuum assisted lancing system with bidirectional mechanism and method for blood extraction with minimal pain  
A lancing system can include a device body having a lancing end and a free end, a lancing shaft having an actuating end, a stop coupled to the body, a lancing spring coupled to the lancing shaft,...
8460210 Vacuum assisted lancing system with controlled rate and method for blood extraction with minimal pain  
A lancing system can include a first device body having a lancing end and a free end, the lancing end including a sealing device, a lancing assembly having a lance coupler slideably coupled with...
8382731 Device for treatment of wound using reduced pressure  
Provided is a device for treatment of wounds using reduced pressure, which includes a pump, a gas barrier cover, a first compressible material which expands after compression, and a second...
8372015 Body fluid sampling device with pivotable catalyst member  
An integrated monitoring and body fluid sampling device constructed to permit digital as well as alternate-site body fluid sampling and analysis, the device comprising: a housing; at least one...
8366685 Systems and methods for phlebotomy through a peripheral IV catheter  
An apparatus for performing phlebotomy through a peripheral intravenous line is described herein. The apparatus includes an introducer and a cannula and is configured to advance the cannula...
8267908 Delivery tube, system, and method for storing liquid from a tissue site  
An apparatus, system, and method for storing liquid from a tissue site are presented. The apparatus includes a delivery tube that may have at least one lumen. The delivery tube may be operable to...
8251945 Endoscopic suction device  
A device for suctioning material out of an instrument channel during an endoscopic procedure. The device includes a biopsy valve having a first end, a second end, and an outer circumferential...
8226576 Safety blood collection holder  
The present invention is a holder assembly having a holder housing, collar and safety shield. The safety shield is pivotably attached to the collar. The collar is receiving within a recess defined...
8215192 Sweat collectors and methods of collecting sweat  
A sweat collector for application to a body part of a subject in order to collect sweat therefrom for purposes of analysis, includes a receptacle having an open side for application to the skin of...
8196374 Lancet integrated test element tape dispenser  
A lancet integrated test element tape includes a plurality of lancet integrated test elements. The lancet integrated test elements each include a lancet configured to form an incision in tissue...
8172929 Systems and methods allowing for reservoir air bubble management  
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to limiting a presence of air bubbles in fluidic media in a reservoir. Air passages may allow air to escape from fluidic media in a...
8083992 Lancet integrated test element tape dispenser  
A lancet integrated test element tape includes a plurality of lancet integrated test elements. The lancet integrated test elements each include a lancet configured to form an incision in tissue...
8052617 Portable sampling or testing device and method for pharmacokinetics and physiology studies  
A portable sampling or testing device for pharmacokinetics and physiology studies and a method for using the device in conducting tests on stationary or moving animals, or human test subjects, is...
7959715 Systems and methods allowing for reservoir air bubble management  
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to limiting a presence of air bubbles in fluidic media in a reservoir. Air passages may allow air to escape from fluidic media in a...
7947033 Systems and methods for detection of wound fluid blood and application of phototherapy in conjunction with reduced pressure wound treatment system  
Wound fluid blood detection systems and methods are described that are operable in conjunction with reduced pressure wound treatment (RPWT) systems, as well as ancillary therapy and monitoring...
7927630 Use of autologous sediment from fluid aspirates as vehicles for drug delivery  
A method of using fluid aspirates as vehicles for drug delivery by collecting a fluid aspirate such as synovial joint effusion, pleural effusion, pericardial effusion, or ascites from a patient...
7927290 Blood test apparatus  
A blood test apparatus wherein a blood collection needle and a blood sensor can be easily attached and detached so that a burden or pain of a patient can be relieved. More specifically speaking, a...
7914461 Bone-marrow extraction and/or injection device and a system including such a device  
A bone-marrow extraction and/or injection device (1) comprising a grip zone (2), and a needle (10) presenting at least one side orifice (15), a protective sleeve (20) surrounding at least part of...
7850621 Method and apparatus for body fluid sampling and analyte sensing  
A method of controlling a penetrating member is provided. The method comprises providing a lancing device comprising a penetrating member driver having a position sensor and a processor that can...
7824343 Method and apparatus for blood sampling  
Methods and apparatus for collecting blood samples in vacuum sample tubes are disclosed. The samples, including the initial blood sample, are substantially free of excess air.
7798977 Disposable blood sampling device  
A disposable blood sampling device is disclosed herein, which includes a plunger, a rubber stopper, a barrel, a sealing member, a needle holder, a protection sleeve, an anticoagulant storing tube...
7798979 Method and apparatus for penetrating tissue  
These and other objects of the present invention are achieved in a body fluid sampling system for use on a tissue site that includes an electrically powered drive force generator. A penetrating...
7758518 Devices and methods for expression of bodily fluids from an incision  
Systems and methods for the expression of bodily fluid from an incision in the skin include devices which bear against the skin in a manner to retain the fluid adjacent the incision site and urge...
7717862 Sampling device and method for obtaining samples of internal body substances and method for producing a sampling device  
A sampling device for obtaining samples of internal body substances in the digestive system is a swallowable capsule which allows a sample of the body substance to enter the capsule through an...
7699828 Container for receiving a blood sample  
A holder for receiving a sampling tube of a blood sampling system is disclosed. The holder has an interior pocket which can be conformed from a closed position to an open position for receiving...
7662110 Devices for collecting blood and administering medical fluids  
Novel devices which can be used to both collect blood samples from and administer medical fluids to a patient on a repeated and continual basis using one rather than multiple needle insertions....
7654968 Placental blood extractor  
A placental blood extractor consisting of an outside box having a plurality of plastic bags mounted within the top and bottom sections of the box and having an opening in the bottom section, a...
7588562 Body fluid collection apparatus  
A fluid collection apparatus is provided that includes a housing configured for receipt of fluid and/or tissue for collecting fluid therefrom. A holder is configured with the housing to receive an...
7544169 Blood collection device  
A blood collection device comprises an open ended syringe like housing into which a vacutainer can be inserted. The front of the device contains a needle holder and a double ended needle. The...
7524317 Laser skin perforator  
A laser perforator for perforating skin of a patient and obtaining of blood samples consists of laser light source for producing an output laser beam, a focusing arrangement for focusing the...
7488298 Integrated lancing test strip with capillary transfer sheet  
An integrated bodily fluid sampling device includes a lancet, a test strip attached to the lancet, and a flexible sheet extending from the test strip. The lancet and the flexible sheet form a gap...
7449001 Sampling device and method for obtaining samples of internal body substances and method for producing a sampling device  
A sampling device for obtaining samples of internal body substances in the digestive system is a swallowable capsule which allows a sample of the body substance to enter the capsule through an...
7335166 System and method for the extraction and monitoring of a biological fluid  
The systems and methods involve creating an opening in the biological tissue of the patient and placing a sampling aperture of the extraction device over the opening. The sampling aperture is...
7322941 Arterial syringe safety vent  
An improved arterial syringe safety vent is dually optimized for needle safety and arterial blood degassing efficiency. The safety vent of the invention includes a housing, a needle lock to...

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