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8936568 Method and apparatus for controlled occlusion  
A controlled volume inflation-deflation device to inflate a balloon to occlude a blood vessel by dialing a knob that locks at rotational positions to locate a plunger at equally spaced locations...
8936577 Methods and devices for autoflush syringes  
Described herein are syringe devices, systems and methods. In general, the syringe may include a first chamber and a cartridge movable within the first chamber. The cartridge may include a...
8936720 Drain and fill logic for automated peritoneal dialysis  
The present system and method in one embodiment limit a maximum instantaneous peritoneal volume to a comfortable level, while allowing the dialysis machine to advance to fill a prescribed volume...
8936587 Feminine hygiene absorbent device and method  
An external absorbent device and a method for absorbing bodily fluids are provided. The external absorbent device includes an external tampon portion movably affixed to a sanitary napkin portion....
8936571 Illuminated syringe  
The invention is an apparatus comprising of a syringe, a plunger and a circuit for the purpose of activating a light source to illuminate a target area for application of the contents of the...
8936590 Acoustically controlled reaction device  
Embodiments of a system including a remotely controlled reaction device and associated controller are described. Methods of use and control of the device are also disclosed. According to various...
8936575 Cannula-tip shielding mechanism  
A needle tip shielding mechanism is described herein. The shielding mechanism comprises an outer housing, an inner housing, and a needle having a needle feature. Generally, the outer housing...
8936579 Valves, valved fluid transfer devices and ambulatory infusion devices including the same  
A fluid transfer device with a fluid transfer device housing, including a bore and a valve seat that extends around the bore, configured to be carried within the implantable medical device, a...
8936570 Safety syringe  
The present invention provides a safety syringe which resolves a problem in the prior art whereby the needle assembly does not engage the plunger properly due to limitations in the syringe...
8936565 Selective alarms for an infusion device  
An infusion system to administer a fluid includes an infusion pump with a pump processor, a pump memory to store a plurality of configurable alarms and a pump radio to enable bi-directional...
8936578 Medical injector with ratcheting plunger  
A medical injector is provided herein having a body with a displaceable plunger. The plunger includes a plurality of spaced-apart ratchet teeth disposed along the length thereof. At least one...
8936644 Systems and methods for joint stabilization  
Photodynamic devices for stabilizing a joint are provided. In some embodiments, a photodynamic joint spacer is provided that includes an expandable member configured for attachment to a bone having...
8936562 EZ ears  
A pet ear cleaning device is disclosed for gently cleaning an animal's ears. The device can be used for home or veterinary use. The pet ear cleaning device comprises a nozzle, a liquid reservoir in...
8936589 Rotational atherectomy device with fluid inflatable support elements and distal protection capability  
A rotational atherectomy device for abrading a stenotic lesion from a vessel of a patient comprises a flexible drive shaft which extends towards a distal end of the device, a distal fluid...
8936584 Visually-coordinated absorbent product  
A visually-coordinated absorbent product includes an absorbent article component including a garment side outer cover and a body side liner, wherein the article component has at least a first and...
8936567 Balloon bifurcated lumen treatment  
Balloon systems for treating bifurcated lumens include desirable burst and folding characteristics. In some cases, the balloon systems can be formed by varying the wall thickness of a balloon parison.
8937211 Absorbent articles comprising low basis weight films exhibiting low glue burn through  
Low basis weight films having a heat capacity×density value of greater than about 970,000 Ws/m3K, as measured by the method described herein, the films having a basis weight of less than about 16 ...
8936576 System for anchoring medical devices  
Some embodiments of a medical device anchor system include an anchor device that receives a catheter (or other medical instrument) and secures the catheter in place relative to a skin penetration...
8936580 Valves, valved fluid transfer devices and ambulatory infusion devices including the same  
An implantable medical device with a reservoir including a movable reservoir member, a fill port in fluid communication with the reservoir, and a valve that includes a housing including an opening...
8936566 Biocompatible drug delivery apparatus and methods  
Apparatus and methods for treatment of an internal cavity are provided. The internal cavity is coated with a treatment solution. The treatment solution can include a solidifiable matrix with or...
8936447 IV pump dual piston disposable cassette and system  
A cassette has an interface element having a first position and a second position. The interface element is configured to be driven from the first position to the second position and back to the...
8936586 Ergonomic grasping aids for reusable pull-on outer covers  
A reusable outer cover is provided. The reusable outer cover is configured for use with a disposable absorbent insert to together form a wearable absorbent article. The reusable outer cover may be...
8936574 Drug delivery pump drive using linear piezoelectric motor  
A drug delivery pump drive which uses a linear piezoelectric motor to advance a syringe piston to deliver a liquid drug and a method thereof are disclosed. The pump drive, provided in a drug...
8936572 Ambulatory infusion device with advanced battery testing and method for testing a battery  
Included are embodiments of an ambulatory infusion device. Some embodiments include a battery receiving portion that receives a user-replaceable battery of variable individual characteristics. The...
8936563 Method for connecting a blood pump without trapping air bubbles  
A method for connecting medical tubing or any other type of fluidic circuit conduits (e.g., cannulae) to a ventricular assist device (“VAD”) or any other pumping device used for blood pumping dur...
8936581 Catheter having a spiral slit  
A catheter having a catheter body with a lumen and a distal lumen opening. The catheter's lumen extends through the catheter body along a longitudinal axis of the catheter body. A spiral slit is...
8936588 Device and method for prevention and treatment of deep venous thrombosis  
In order to inhibit thrombotic processes locally rather than systemically, higher levels of antithrombotic drugs in the deep veins of the legs than in the systemic circulation are obtained using...
8936569 Self-locking, self-blunting safety needle system and syringe  
A safety needle locking device, which may be used with a syringe, consisting of a Blunting Member (19). The Needle (16) has a Needle Curvature (25) which allows locking of the Blunting Member (19)...
8936585 Incontinence device for non-ambulatory males  
A disposable absorbent article for receiving urine from an individual and a method of using the same are described. The absorbent article can include an absorbent body folded substantially...
8936573 Infusion pump having missed bolus alarm  
An infusion pump for delivering medicament to a user. The pump comprises a pump mechanism and a bolus program module. The bolus program module is programmed to control the pump mechanism to deliver...
8936755 Bodily fluid composition analyzer with disposable cassette  
Disclosed is an apparatus for analyzing the composition of bodily fluid. The apparatus can include a fluid handling network including a patient end configured to maintain fluid communication with a...
8936618 Reduced-pressure, deep-tissue closure systems and methods  
A reduced-pressure, deep-tissue closure device for applying a closing force on a deep tissue includes a contractible matrix that is formed with a first plurality of apertures and which has a first...
8937212 Feminine cooling pad  
A feminine cooling pad is configured for use in cooling a woman's vulva and/or adjacent region. The cooling pad may be configured for single use and be disposable so as to include a liquid...
8936583 Multi-layer catheter tubes with odor barrier  
A multi-layer odor barrier catheter tube for a fecal drainage catheter. The layers of the catheter tube include one or more thermoplastic elastomer layers and one or more odor barrier layers. For...
8936613 Medical device  
A medical device is configured to position a bag member filled with a therapeutic substance in a prescribed region of the brain. The use of this medical device involves, with a sheath inserted in...
8936027 Prevention of myocardial infraction induced ventricular expansion and remodeling  
A method for direct therapeutic treatment of myocardial tissue in a localized region of a heart having a pathological condition. The method includes identifying a target region of the myocardium...
8936795 Liquid embolic material including carboxymethyl chitosan crosslinked with carboxymethyl cellulose  
A liquid embolic material may include a mixture of a first solution comprising between about 1.2% and about 2.5% weight per volume (w/v) carboxymethyl chitosan (CCN) in a first solvent and a second...
8936582 Implantable medical port with alignment feature  
An apparatus comprises a port, a catheter, a sleeve in communication with the catheter, and an alignment feature. The port is configured to be in fluid communication with an implantable band. The...
8936564 Bio-compatible catheter  
A bio-compatible lumen bearing device such as a catheter formed of a polymeric material having a titanium surface bonded to the underlying exposed catheter surface. The titanium surface is employed...
8936905 Systems and methods for cryopreservation of cells  
An auto-nucleating device includes a tube containing a crystalline cholesterol matrix. The ends of the tube are closed by a membrane impermeable to the cholesterol but permeable to liquids...
8932256 Insertion device systems and methods  
An insertion device may include a device housing configured to be operatively engaged with and disengaged from a base, and engageable with an actuation device, the device housing having a carrier...
8932252 Medical injector simulation device  
An apparatus includes a simulated medicament delivery device and an electronic circuit system coupled to the simulated medicament delivery device. The electronic circuit system is configured to...
8932275 Surgical seal assembly  
A surgical seal assembly, includes a seal housing defining a longitudinal housing axis and having a longitudinal opening therethrough, a seal having an inner seal portion defining a passage and...
8932260 Reduced-friction catheter introducer and method of manufacturing and using the same  
Tear-away and non-tear-away sheath introducers for catheters, methods for making such introducers, and methods for using such introducers are described. The sheath introducers contain movable...
8932258 Catheter placement device and method  
An insertion tool for inserting a catheter into a body of a patient is disclosed. The insertion tool unifies needle insertion, guidewire advancement, and catheter insertion in a single device. In...
8932257 Catheter insertion device  
The present disclosure relates to a catheter insertion device, which comprises a catheter hub in which a check valve is arranged, and a catheter, which is in fluid communication with the catheter...
8932469 Personal hemodialysis system including priming sequence and methods of same  
A dialysis machine includes a blood circuit, a dialysate circuit, and a dialyzer placed in communication with the blood circuit and the dialysate circuit. The dialysis machine includes a priming...
8932259 Catheter assembly  
A catheter assembly is disclosed having a catheter adapter and a needle hub. The catheter adapter has an inner lumen with a septum located within the inner lumen. An introducer needle is inserted...
8932268 Medication cartridge injection assembly  
A medication cartridge injection assembly facilitates and tracks dispensation of medication such as epinephrine during a heart attack. The assembly includes a frame and a housing having a plurality...
8932250 Systems and methods to pair a medical device and a remote controller for such medical device  
A disease management system, methods, and devices are shown and described. In one embodiment, the system includes an infusion pump and a remote controller with the ability to be paired to each...