Title:
Nasal alar photoplethysmography probe housing
Document Type and Number:
United States Patent D802152

Inventors:
Wakefield, Scott (Andover, MA, US)
Eagan Jr., Thomas (Chelmsford, MA, US)
Saunders, James (Lowell, MA, US)
Chura, William (Newton, MA, US)
Fitchtel, Lucas E. (Ashburnham, MA, US)
Application Number:
29/534122
Publication Date:
11/07/2017
Filing Date:
07/27/2015
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Assignee:
Wakefield Scott
Eagan, Jr. Thomas
Saunders James
Chura William
Fitchtel Lucas E.
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 2402
Field of Search:
D24/186-187, D24/106, D24/200, D24/167-168, D21/678, D21/803
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Other References:
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Primary Examiner:
Fox, Barbara
Assistant Examiner:
Smith, Messina L.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Dolores Wynne Herman (3630 SW 47th Avenue- Suite 100 Gainesville FL 32608)
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a nasal alar photoplethysmography probe housing, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a right side perspective view of the nasal alar photplethysmography probe housing showing our design; and,

FIG. 2 is a left side perspective view thereof.

The claimed photoplethysmography sensor housing is used to house a photoplethysmography sensor to monitor physiological signals derivable at the nasal alar of a subject and has applications in medicine.