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8920344 Mobile balancing prosthesis  
The invention is directed to a mobile balancing device and the use of said balancing device for the balance training of a body; the invention is further directed to a method for mobile balance...
8920345 System and apparatus for continuous monitoring of movement disorders  
Disclosed embodiments include a complete system and platform which allows for continuous monitoring of movement disorders during normal daily activities in the clinic, home, and other normal daily...
8915869 Patient monitoring device  
A patient monitoring device to be worn on a limb of a patient. Some embodiments of the patient monitoring device include at least one sensor assembly configured to detect a measurement indicating...
8915858 Monitoring device for an interactive game  
A system and method (1000) for an interactive game is disclosed herein. The system (1000) preferably includes monitoring device (20) monitoring the vital signs of a user, an interface (1115), a...
8915866 Implantable sensor and associated methods  
Implantable sensors and methods for detecting changes in a characteristic of a soft tissue is disclosed. In one embodiment, an implantable sensor for detecting indicators of cartilage wear in a...
8912899 Wireless sensor network calibration system and method  
A system has at least one sensor and a controller communicatively coupled to the sensor. The system further has logic configured to calculate a calibration value based upon an initial state of the...
8909497 System and method for fall detection  
Embodiments of the invention relate to spectrally and spatially dissecting accelerometer data from a signal of a motion sensor. Data received from the dissected signal is reduced to statistical...
8906091 Component and method for assembling an implant arrangement  
A component for an arrangement at an implant includes a sensor detecting a measurement variable and generating measuring data corresponding to the detected measurement variable; telemetry device...
8905948 Generation of proportional posture information over multiple time intervals  
The disclosure describes techniques for generation of proportional posture information over multiple time intervals. The techniques may include obtaining posture state data sensed by a medical...
8900100 System and method for promoting and tracking physical activity among a participating group of individuals  
A system and method of tracking physical activity of a person in order to help motivate that person to add more exercise to their lives. Each participant is provided a motion sensor that detects...
8900165 Balance training system  
Provided is a balance training system for improving postural control of a user by providing visual feedback regarding the user's center of mass (CoM) to the user on a display. The balance training...
8894577 System and method for medical information monitoring and processing  
A method of monitoring health parameters of subjects within a defined space and over a period of time includes collecting first data corresponding to a physiological parameter of an ambulatory...
8896453 ***WITHDRAWN PATENT AS PER THE LATEST USPTO WITHDRAWN LIST***
Sleep evaluation device and display method for sleep evaluation device
 
A measurement device is provided with a sensor for detecting body motion of a subject and a CPU for executing processing for generating display data. The CPU includes a first discrimination unit...
8888718 Joint stability arrangement and method  
The stability of an animal joint, especially a knee, is assessed with an arrangement having track arranged about perpendicular to the axis of the distal portion; a cart slidably engaged to the...
8888720 Great toe dorsiflexion detection  
A limb movement biosensor for wearing upon a great toe or other appendage, the wearing upon the great toe being particularly useful for sensing dorsiflexion of the great toe as an indicator of...
8888721 Interactive virtual care  
An interactive virtual care system may include a user sensory module to acquire multi-modal user data related to user movement. A data analysis module may compare the multi-modal user data to...
8882684 Monitoring, predicting and treating clinical episodes  
Apparatus and methods are described including a location sensing system that comprises a plurality of location sensors, and which is configured to identify respective locations of a plurality of...
8876738 Human activity monitoring device  
A method for monitoring human activity using an inertial sensor includes monitoring accelerations from an inertial sensor integrated into a garment. The accelerations are processed to determine...
8876739 System for clinical assessment of movement disorders  
According to one embodiment of the present invention, the system for clinical assessment of movement disorders (iTUG) is comprised of a) a protocol to assess gait, balance, and mobility; b) a...
8880358 Sensing device  
A sensing device including a sensor, a triggering mechanism and a covering is provided. The covering is positioned in contact with a body such that the triggering mechanism extends from a moving...
8878922 Video image information processing apparatus and video image information processing method  
A video image information processing apparatus includes a half mirror, an imaging unit arranged behind the half mirror for imaging a subject present in front of the half mirror, and a display unit...
8876737 Monitoring sleep stages to determine optimal arousal times and to alert an individual to negative states of wakefulness  
A system and method for monitoring sleep stages to determine optimal arousal times and to alert an individual to negative states of wakefulness. In an embodiment, a device receives pressure data...
8876742 Measurement of a compression parameter for CPR on a surface  
A device for the determination of at least one compression parameter during the administration of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on a patient. The device includes a compression unit adapted...
8870766 Apparatus for providing derived glucose information utilizing non-invasive physiological sensors  
Systems and methods for non-invasively determining parameters related to blood glucose are disclosed. Embodiments are disclosed wherein a wearable sensor device comprises non-invasive sensors...
8864689 Device for knee evaluation and relative brace  
A device for evaluating motion of a knee and for forming a brace which includes a first plate having four holes therein, a femoral arm, a tibial arm formed with a rectangular portion from which...
8866621 Sudden infant death prevention clothing  
A health sensing device is described for placement on a user. The device may include a sensor, a filter, and a transmitter. The sensor is configured to sense one or more factors relating to an...
8862222 Non-invasive measuring of load-induced electric potentials in diarthroidial joints  
There is described a method for non-invasively measuring electrical activity in a joint of a subject, the method comprising: removably attaching in a non-invasive manner at least two electrodes to...
8862202 Assessing the condition of a joint and preventing damage  
Methods are disclosed for assessing the condition of a cartilage in a joint, particularly a human knee. The methods include converting an image such as an MRI to a three dimensional map of the...
8852130 Catheter with strain gauge sensor  
A medical probe, including a flexible insertion tube, having a distal end for insertion into a body cavity of a patient and which is configured to be brought into contact with tissue in the body...
8852129 Stroke rehabilitation program  
A method for the treatment of paralysis caused by injury to the brain. A set of movements by a healthy extremity is recorded and stored in a computer. Movements made by an affected extremity are...
8856888 Personal authentication apparatus and personal authentication method  
A personal authentication apparatus that controls an authenticated state of a target device based on the motion of the target device includes a motion sensor that detects motion information...
8852096 ***WITHDRAWN PATENT AS PER THE LATEST USPTO WITHDRAWN LIST***
System and method for medical information monitoring and processing
 
A method of monitoring health parameters of subjects within a defined space and over a period of time includes collecting first data corresponding to a physiological parameter of an ambulatory...
8852128 Computer system and method for assessing dynamic bone quality  
A computer system for assessing dynamic bone quality is provided, including a memory that stores executable instructions, a central processing unit (CPU) capable of accessing the memory and...
8852127 System and method for monitoring information related to sleep  
A system configured to monitor ambient illumination experienced by a subject. In one embodiment, the system comprises an illumination sensor, a timer, and a storage module. The illumination sensor...
8845556 Method and apparatus for body balance and alignment correction and measurement  
This invention pertains generally to non-invasive methods and apparatus for analyzing and improving human balance. More particularly, this invention describes a human balance analysis and...
8849609 Number-of-step detection system, number-of-step detecting method, and activity meter  
An object of the present invention is to provide a number-of-step detection system, a number-of-step detecting method, and a pedometer capable of accurately detecting the number of steps in...
8845494 Step trainer for enhanced performance using rhythmic cues  
A person's step length and rate may be measured, for example, through sensors that collect spatial and temporal gait parameter data. The measurements are then used to determine the rate of a...
8845554 Method and apparatus for quantitative assessment of neuromotor disorders  
The present invention relates to methods and apparatus for quantitative assessment of neuromotor disorders using sensors and analyzing the data collected from the sensors to determine if a patient...
8849453 Human grasp assist device with exoskeleton  
A grasp assist system includes a glove, actuator assembly, and controller. The glove includes a digit, i.e., a finger or thumb, and a force sensor. The sensor measures a grasping force applied to...
8845557 Movement disorder monitoring and symptom quantification system and method  
The present invention relates to a movement disorder monitor with high sensitivity, and a method of measuring the severity of a subject's movement disorder. The present invention additionally...
8840570 Multi-section limb and ligament evaluation apparatus and associated methods for using same  
A method and apparatus for reliably positioning a 3-segment limb, such as a leg or arm for imaging and medical analysis, which can accommodate for the patient's “natural alignment”. The apparatus...
8840569 Method and device for assessing muscular capacities of athletes using short tests  
Device (1) for measuring muscular capacity, comprising: removable fastening means (12) for fastening the device to the athlete or to the moved weight (3; 2);autonomous electrical power supply...
8834392 Posture state classification for a medical device  
Techniques relate to operating a medical device in response to a detected posture state of a patient. A trigger event such as a request to modify how therapy is being delivered to the patient may...
8838411 Bed device  
A bed device has a load measurement unit for generating a load signal; a first computation unit for computing a center-of-gravity variation or load variation on the basis of the load signal; a...
8823526 Method of assessing human fall risk using mobile systems  
A method for determining the motive instability of an individual using foot pressure, foot speed and foot direction data collected from sensors on shoes. The sensed data is used to determine the...
8821417 Method of monitoring human body movement  
A method of monitoring human body movement includes measuring the motion of movable body parts using one or more measurement devices applied to the movable body parts during activity of the human...
8821418 Monitoring, predicting and treating clinical episodes  
Apparatus is provided, including a sensor configured to sense motion of a subject and generate a motion signal in response thereto. The apparatus includes an output unit and a control unit. The...
8821414 Device and method for predicting a loss of control over a muscle  
A device for predicting a loss of control over a muscle of a human being has a detector for detecting a sound of the muscle, an acquirer for acquiring an acceleration of the human being and an...
8821416 Patient management device, system and method  
A portable apparatus for managing a plurality of events related to a patient and for recording and storing input data related to said events is disclosed. The portable apparatus comprises a man...
8818751 Interpreting angular orientation data  
The invention relates to method and a system of interpreting angular orientation data. It is determined, whether the angular deviation of a current angular orientation (C) of a sensor device (12)...