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US20150025334 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR MONITORING PAIN OF PATIENTS  
The present disclosure provides a method and system for stimulating and monitoring intensity of pain experienced by one or more users. The method includes measuring the intensity of pain...
US20150164406 GROOMING SYSTEMS, DEVICES, AND METHODS INCLUDING DETECTION OF HAIR-COVERED SKIN LESIONS DURING GROOMING AND INCLUDING TOPOGRAPHICAL ANALYSIS  
Systems, devices, and methods are described for acquiring, among other things, lesion information from a hair or fur-covered region of a biological subject.
US20150164214 GROOMING SYSTEMS, DEVICES, AND METHODS INCLUDING DETECTION OF HAIR-COVERED SKIN LESIONS DURING GROOMING AND INCLUDING TOPOGRAPHICAL ANALYSIS  
Systems, devices, and methods are described for acquiring, among other things, lesion information from a hair or fur-covered region of a biological subject.
US20140046176 MICROWAVE ABLATION CATHETER AND METHOD OF UTILIZING THE SAME  
A method for treating lung tissue of a patient is provided. A pathway to a point of interest in a lung of a patient is generated. An extended working channel is advanced transorally into the lung...
US20130218013 Ultrasound Medical System and Method  
An ultrasound medical system includes an interstitial end effector. The interstitial end effector is interstitially insertable into patient tissue, includes at least one medical-treatment...
US20150148621 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR CREATING A PREVENTATIVE CARE PLAN IN MENTAL ILLNESS TREATMENT  
Disclosed are methods, systems, and devices for generating sleep predicators to avoid preventable mental episodes from breaking through, thereby averting an irreversible brain damage to a patient,...
US20130253365 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR TREATMENT OF PAIN WITH BODY IMPEDANCE ANALYZER  
A patient treatment unit and method analyzes and treats pain in tissues by applying an electrical pulse train to the affected tissue. The impedance of the affected tissue is measured, and the...
US20130184606 BREAST CLASSIFICATION BASED ON IMPEDANCE MEASUREMENTS  
A method of screening for breast cancer, including determining at least one first electrical impedance related characteristic for a first breast of a patient, determining at least one second...
US20130197389 DRY WEIGHT PREDICTOR  
Methods and apparatus for predicting/estimating the dry weight of an individual, e.g., a patient undergoing dialysis treatment, are provided. The techniques employ a bioimpedance measurement (303)...
US20120203087 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MONITORING DEPTH OF CONSCIOUSNESS  
During patient monitoring, a depth of consciousness (DOC) measure, such as a bispectral index, may be used in conjunction with additional information obtained from an awareness metric derived from...
US20140371549 POLYGRAPH  
A method comprising measuring skin conductivity level of a human subject responsive to a series of preliminary questions; measuring skin conductivity level of the human subject in response to a...
US20110137198 TRUNK WIDTH MEASURING UNIT AND VISCERAL FAT MEASURING DEVICE  
To provide a trunk width measuring unit capable of improving reliability of measurement precision, and a visceral fat measuring device. The trunk width measuring unit is provided with a first...
US20140128722 Noise tolerant localization systems and methods  
A system and method for tracking catheter electrode locations with the body of a patient during an MRI scan sequence includes mitigation logic configured to identify one or more impedance...
US20150051504 METHOD FOR DIAGNOSING A MALIGNANT LUNG TUMOR  
A method to determine presence of a disease condition in a medical patient by evaluating conductivity information. Point-attributes values obtained from highly accurate conductivity data-sets...
US20110060241 VOLUME SPECIFIC CHARACTERIZATION OF HUMAN SKIN BY ELECTRICAL IMMITTANCE  
This invention relates to a sensor assembly and a method for measuring characteristics of a surface, preferably skin, comprising a first pair of current supply electrodes coupled to a current...
US20140200478 CATHETER WITH TISSUE PROTECTING ASSEMBLY  
A medical probe includes an elongate member having a proximal end and a distal end, an ablative element mounted to the distal end of the elongate member, and a cage assembly mounted to the distal...
US20130317385 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ADVANCING, ORIENTING, AND IMMOBILIZING ON INTERNAL BODY TISSUE A CATHETER OR OTHER THERAPEUTIC DEVICE  
This invention provides a system and method that allows a therapeutic device, such as an atrial fibrillation microwave ablation catheter or ablation tip to be guided to a remote location within a...
US20140296736 CONTACT ASSESSMENT OF BALLOON CATHETERS  
A medical apparatus and system for determining contact assessment includes a catheter having an elongate body having a proximal end, a distal end opposite the proximal end, and defining an...
US20120157875 METHODS OF DIAGNOSIS AND OF SCREENING FOR ELECTRICAL MARKERS FOR HIDDEN (OCCULT) MALADIES AND MODULATION OF ENDOGENOUS BIOELECTRICAL NEURONAL SIGNALS IN PATIENTS  
A method for diagnosing non-visible (occult) maladies in a human patient, the method comprising: (a) deploying at least two electrodes spaced apart on the skin of the patient; (b) detecting and...
US20140207018 SYSTEM FOR DIAGNOSING AND TREATMENT OF PANCREAS, OTHER TISSUES AND ORGANS AND OTHER MEDICAL CONDITIONS  
An electrotherapeutic treatment system includes a portion of at least one skin or external contact element including an element for measurement of the bioreactance of biologically active...
US20110282235 SYSTEM FOR MEASURING A USER'S PERCENTAGE OF BODY FAT  
A system for measuring percentage of body fat for a user. The system has: structure for measuring body hydration and generating a signal representing a measured hydration value; structure for...
US20150065851 DETERMINING NON-CONTACT STATE FOR A CATHETER  
A method, including inserting a probe into a cavity in a subject's body and receiving, from a force sensor in the probe, first readings indicative of a first change in measured contact forces...
US20140012145 GARMENT ACCESSORY WITH ELECTROCARDIOGRAM SENSORS  
The brassiere may include at least one accommodation disposed on a portion of the brassiere with the at least one accommodation configured to carry at least a pair of sensors. The pair of sensors...
US20120220891 System and Methods for Determining Nerve Proximity, Direction, and Pathology During Surgery  
The present invention involves systems and methods for determining nerve proximity, nerve direction, and pathology relative to a surgical instrument based on an identified relationship between...
US20150173673 CONTROLLED SYMPATHECTOMY AND MICRO-ABLATION SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
A catheter system for controlled sympathectomy procedures is disclosed. A catheter system for controlled micro ablation procedures is disclosed. Methods for performing a controlled surgical...
US20150011843 CONTROLLED SYMPATHECTOMY AND MICRO-ABLATION SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
A catheter system for controlled sympathectomy procedures is disclosed. A catheter system for controlled micro ablation procedures is disclosed. Methods for performing a controlled surgical...
US20120016254 RESPIRATION CHARACTERISTIC ANALYSIS APPARATUS AND RESPIRATION CHARACTERISTIC ANALYSIS SYSTEM  
A respiration characteristic analysis apparatus includes a bioelectrical impedance determiner adapted for determining a first bioelectrical impedance at the upper body trunk of a human subject...
US20150157273 HEART FAILURE EVENT PREDICTION USING CLASSIFIER FUSION  
Systems and methods for detecting a heart failure (HF) event indicative of worsening of HF, or for identifying patient at elevated risk of developing future HF event, are described. The system and...
US20140024961 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETECTING HUMAN EMOTION  
An emotion excitement detection system includes a detection unit for engagement with human skin, an amplifier unit connected to the detection unit to amplify signal detected by the detection unit,...
US20110125049 Methods and Systems that Use Implanted Posture Sensor to Monitor Pulmonary Edema  
In specific embodiments, a method to monitor pulmonary edema of a patient, comprises (a) detecting, using an implanted posture sensor, when a posture of the patient changes from a first...
US20150093725 DIET ADHERENCE SYSTEM  
A system and method for providing dietary guidance is provided. The method includes receiving a selection of a health program for an individual, the health program including a dietary regimen,...
US20130274614 MAPPING AND ABLATION OF NERVES WITHIN ARTERIES AND TISSUES  
Method and systems for ablating nerves including measurement of physiological parameters and/or electrical conduction. The method may include ablating nerves within an artery of a patient such as...
US20120232421 APPARATUS TO MEASURE SKIN MOISTURE CONTENT AND METHOD OF OPERATING THE SAME  
A method of measuring skin moisture content, the method including: measuring a differential rate of a skin impedance of a predetermined skin area of a user for a predetermined period of time; and...
US20120165884 FLUID ACCUMULATION MONITORING DEVICES, SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
Provided herein are implantable systems, and methods for use therewith, for monitoring a patient's fluid accumulation level. A thoracic impedance signal for the patient is obtained. Based on the...
US20050177060 System for displaying quantities of bone, water and/or muscle of body  
A display of the quantities of bone, water and/or muscle and a pulse health instrument in which the weight of bone or the weight rate of bone, the quantity of water and/or the quantity of muscle...
US20150112164 DEVICES FOR INTEGRATED, REPEATED, PROLONGED, AND/OR RELIABLE SWEAT STIMULATION AND BIOSENSING  
A sweat sensing device includes a plurality of sweat collection pads communicating with a sensor. Each of the pads is activated by a timing circuit which allows one or more of the pads to be...
US20140200414 SYSTEMS APPROACH TO COMORBIDITY ASSESSMENT  
Methods, systems, and apparatus for assessing a state of a comorbidity associated with a primary disease are provided. The methods comprise receiving at least one autonomic index, neurologic...
US20130218045 Method and System for Disease Risk Management  
This disclosure relates to systems and methods for measuring the composition of a body part of a patient, or for otherwise determining a clinically relevant fact using characteristics of tissue in...
US20090204018 BODY COMPOSITION MEASURING INSTRUMENT FOR RECOGNIZING CHANGES IN BODY COMPOSITION  
A body composition measuring instrument includes a body composition calculating unit for calculating a body composition of a user by using a plurality of electrodes, a reference value storage...
US20130296734 System for the Consolidation of an Individual's Bone Structure, Comprising a System for Determining the Quality of the Bone Structure  
The invention relates to a system for the consolidation of a bone structure, comprising: a system for determining the quality of the bone structure, including a body, first and second electrodes...
US20110144526 ENHANCEMENTS TO THE DETECTION OF PULMONARY EDEMA WHEN USING TRANSTHORACIC IMPEDANCE  
This patent document discusses, among other things, systems, devices, and methods for enhancing detection of pulmonary edema using, in addition to thoracic impedance, one or a combination of:...
US20140187996 Electrodermal Measurement System And Method  
A method of determining the conductance of the skin of a human or animal, the method including the step of: (a) eliminating any equivalent parasitic voltages in the skin by taking multiple...
US20110190655 Scanning head including at least two electrodes for impedance measurement, arrangement, and related method  
The present invention proposes a scanning head including at least two electrodes, in particular voltage measurement electrodes, for the impedance measurement on a patient's body. It moreover...
US20100113963 IMPEDANCE GUIDED TUNNELING TOOL  
A system includes a first electrode at a tip of a tunneling tool and a second electrode. The system includes a circuit configured to determine whether the tip of the tunneling tool is within...
US20140148715 PERSONAL BIOSENSOR ACCESSORY ATTACHMENT  
Techniques for providing a personal biosensor accessory attachment are disclosed. In some embodiments, a personal biosensor accessory attachment system is disclosed. In some embodiments, a...
US20130204097 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR IDENTIFYING A LOCATION FOR NERVE STIMULATION  
A system and method for identifying a stimulation location on a nerve is disclosed. The system includes an image-based navigation interface used to facilitate advancing a stimulation element...
US20110306896 OPERATOR-CONTROLLED MAP POINT DENSITY  
A method includes accepting from a medical imaging system a plurality of map points, each map point including a respective coordinate on a surface of a body organ measured by bringing a medical...
US20110306897 CAPSULE AND METHOD FOR TREATING OR DIAGNOSING CONDITIONS OR DISEASES OF THE INTESTINAL TRACT  
A device and method for mapping, diagnosing and treating inflammatory disorders (such as Crohn's disease) or other diseases, disorders or conditions of the intestinal tract is provided using a...
US20120083709 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DETECTING INTRATHECAL PENETRATION  
Systems and methods for detecting intrathecal penetration are disclosed. A method in accordance with one embodiment includes detecting a value corresponding to an impedance of an electrical...
US20140018696 PROTECTIVE MATRIX FOR INTRACORPOREAL BIOSENSORS THAT IMPROVES GASTROINTESTINAL LEAK DETECTION, DETECTS AIR LEAKS AFTER LUNG SURGERY, AND MEASURES CARDIAC OUTPUT AFTER HEART SURGERY  
The system and method may measure and monitor physiological changes in a body. In some embodiments, the system and method may measure the impedance at a site in the body. In some embodiments, the...