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07/29/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. category listing

20100186738 - Liquid cartridge: A liquid cartridge of the present invention has a liquid ejection portion 1 for ejecting liquid droplets, a reservoir E1 for storing liquid, and a communicating member 3 for providing communication between both of them. The reservoir E1 has first and second storage portions 10a, 10b isolated by films 6... Agent: Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto

20100186739 - Device for delivering medicament: The present invention relates to a device for the delivery of predetermined doses of liquid medicament to a patient, which medicament is intended to be inhaled by the patient or intended to be injected into the body of the patient. The device is adapted to be in a medicament delivery... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC

20100186740 - Coating methods, systems and related articles: Medical articles with coatings are disclosed herein, as well as methods and systems for depositing these coatings onto medical articles. Surfaces of such articles may be coated. The coating(s) may serve as lubricants for reducing stiction between such surfaces or between a coated surface and another surface.... Agent: Wolf Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.

20100186741 - Method and system for detecting mouth leak during application of positive airway pressure: A method and system for providing therapeutic gas to a patient during positive airway pressure ventilation and, more particularly, detecting the presence of a mouth leak during ventilation and, upon the detection of a mouth leak, reducing the applied pressure so as to reduce irritation and discomfort experienced by the... Agent: Dubois, Bryant, Campbell & Schwartz, LLP

20100186742 - Medical ventilator with autonomous control of oxygenation: A portable critical care medical ventilator with autonomous control of oxygenation is provided. The system and method provide for significantly reducing the O2 required to maintain an adequate O2 concentration and as a result delivery of O2 to the body's tissues and does not require the clinician to enter initial... Agent: Hespos & Porco LLP

20100186743 - Method and apparatus for treating cheyne-stokes respiration: A system and method for delivering a flow of breathing gas to an airway of a patient. The system monitors a characteristic that varies based on variations of the flow of the breathing gas and determines a Target Flow for the gas to be delivered to the patient based on... Agent: Philips Intellectual Property & Standards

20100186744 - System and process for supplying respiratory gas under pressure or volumetrically: The object of the invention is a device for supplying respiratory gas to a patient according to respiratory cycles, comprising a gaseous flow rate generator provided with a turbine with low inertia and high nominal speed, a first circuit called a supply circuit for the gaseous flow toward a respiratory... Agent: Nellcor Puritan Bennett LLC

20100186745 - System and method for a flow sensor: A flow sensor for a medical ventilator system is disclosed herein. The flow sensor includes a valve assembly having a valve seat, and a valve flap attached to the valve seat. The valve flap is composed of an elastomeric material configured to generate a pre-load that biases the valve flap... Agent: Peter Vogel Ge Healthcare

20100186746 - Demand valve device for use by diverse and selectively connectable fluidic connector: Device comprising a demand valve (1) for delivering breathable gas to a diver and a fluidic connector (2, 5) that can be selectively connected to the demand valve (1), the demand valve (1) comprising a breathable gas supply inlet (3, 13), characterized in that the demand valve (1) and/or the... Agent: Air Liquide Usa LLC Intellectual Property

20100186747 - Seal testing device: A device (1) for testing the seal between the lips of a user and a mouthpiece (10) during inhalation. The mouthpiece is connected to an inhalation channel (11) provided with a first flowmeter (12), and the device has an stray air channel (21) which extends around the lips and which... Agent: Roberts Mlotkowski Safran & Cole, P.C. Intellectual Property Department

20100186748 - Endotracheal tube cleaning apparatus: A cleaning apparatus including an elongate tubular member utilized by extending into an endotracheal tube. A cleaning assembly provided at a distal end of the elongate tubular member radially expands to engage the interior wall of the endotracheal tube, for cleaning thereof by an outer periphery, achieving an effective cleaning... Agent: Malloy & Malloy, P.A.

20100186749 - Medical device and technique for using the same: An inflatable balloon cuff may be adapted to seal a patient's trachea when associated with an endotracheal tube. These cuffs may include indicia that facilitate attachment of the cuff relative to the tube to reduce manufacturing variability for such characteristics as rotational and length alignment. Such indicia may include protrusions... Agent: Nellcor Puritan Bennett LLC Attn:IPLegal

20100186750 - Medical devices and methods of making and using such devices: Devices, such as medical devices for inhibiting conception, and methods of using and/or making these devices. In one aspect of the disclosure, a medical device has a delivery system and a first insert, which is removably coupled to the delivery system and which is designed to be deployed within a... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP

20100186751 - Spreadable warming lubricant: A substantially anhydrous, spreadable warming lubricant composition comprising a mixture of glycerin, a polyhydric alcohol, and a non-ionic surfactant, the viscosity of the composition being less than that of glycerin but greater than that of the polyhydric alcohol, thereby promoting formation of a useful thin layer on a surface with... Agent: Diehl Servilla LLC

20100186752 - Disposable cuff liner for use with a blood pressure cuff: A disposable cuff liner for use with a blood pressure cuff and means for using thereof. In accordance with an embodiment, the cuff liner can be easily wrapped around a patient's limb, and generally approximates the width of a typical blood pressure cuff. The cuff liner can be shaped to... Agent: Fliesler Meyer LLP

20100186753 - Sani-thyro cover for thyroid shields: Thyroid shield covers will be used to improve overall sanitary conditions in the field of Radiology. The Sani-Thyro thyroid shield cover will be used to protect lead thyroid shields from becoming soiled with blood and other bodily fluids during Radiological procedures in which lead apparel is necessary. Lead apparel is... Agent: Bernadette Buckley

20100186754 - Surgical drapes with window: A surgical drape has an impermeable cloth with a window providing access to the surgical site. The cloth has two peelable impermeable films which are a continuation of one another and are sealed together by a heat weld making it possible to separate the films by peeling. The window is... Agent: Levine & Mandelbaum

20100186756 - Mouth guard and process for producing the same: A mouth guard with a uniform shape adapts to occlusion shapes and fits closely to teeth at an occlusion position. The mouth guard is attached to a maxillary tooth row. The mouth guard is formed from a continuous pore high-polymer material to have a characteristic that includes a plateau region... Agent: Jordan And Hamburg LLP

20100186755 - Tooth protector: A tooth protector device is disclosed for attachment to the top of a glass bottle to provide protection against injury, including chipping of teeth that can occur during drinking from a glass bottle. A tooth protector according to the present invention comprises a monolithic structure for insertion into the mouth... Agent: Clarence E. Eriksen & Associates, P.C.

  
07/22/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. category listing

20100180888 - Device housing for an aerosol container: A housing for a mechanical or electrical device for use with an aerosol canister for containing chemical comprising a sleeve for receipt of the aerosol canister, a collar affixable around the neck of the canister; and a joint between the sleeve and the collar to secure the housing to the... Agent: Glaxosmithkline Corporate Intellectual Property, Mai B482

20100180889 - Oxygen generation: The present invention provides for carbon dioxide removal and fixation using a cell incorporating a carbon dioxide selective film for active/passive transport while simultaneously producing oxygen and an air bladder for use in battlefield applications and the like where oxygen requirements are often extreme.... Agent: Fay Sharpe LLP

20100180890 - Inhaler: An inhaler according to the present invention includes the following so that a user can visually confirm the ejection status of medicine: an air flow path communicating with a suction port through which a user inhales medicine; a medicine ejection portion ejecting the medicine supplied to the air flow path;... Agent: Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto

20100180891 - Reservoir system for gas delivery to a patient: An oxygen delivery system is provided that employs a reservoir for holding oxygen or an oxygen and medicine mixture while the patient is not inhaling. The reservoir generally prevents waste and reduces cost and helps prevent the patient from re-inhaling the previously exhaled gases.... Agent: Sheridan Ross PC

20100180892 - Volume flow controller: A volume flow controller (1) for controlling the flow of a gas mixture of variable proportions through a conduit (3) has a valve means (5) for regulating the flow of gas through the conduit, a drive means (9) for driving the valve means, a volumetric flow meter (7), such as... Agent: Air Products And Chemicals, Inc. Patent Department

20100180893 - Anesthetic vaporizer and temperature compensation unit: An anesthetic vaporizer and a temperature compensation unit are disclosed. The temperature compensation unit, which cooperates with a vaporizing chamber having a bottom wall, includes a first device connected to the bottom wall of the vaporizing chamber for contacting with liquid anesthetic agent in the vaporizing chamber and changing in... Agent: Mindray C/o VistaIPLaw Group LLP

20100180894 - Delivery device and related methods: A delivery device that includes a cutter for opening a barrier layer to provide fluid access to a dose chamber, and a diverting structure for direct air flow toward the dose chamber.... Agent: Wolf Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.

20100180898 - Apparatus and method for supplying a respiratory gas: An apparatus for supplying a respiratory gas to a patient within the scope of the diagnosis and/or the treatment of sleep-related breathing disorders includes an electronic signal processing device for generating a pressure control signal on the basis of indicative signals relating to the breathing activity and/or the physiological state... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC

20100180896 - Control unit and display unit for an emg controlled ventilator: A control unit for controlling a ventilator that provides EMG controlled ventilation to a patient receives EMG signals from an esophageal catheter inserted into the patient and selects, dependent on the EMG signal, at least one signal for controlling the ventilator. A user interface unit operates by the control unit... Agent: Schiff Hardin, LLP Patent Department

20100180897 - Coughing aid device: The invention relates to a coughing aid device, comprising a first-sub-assembly (1) with a ventilation group (11), an air control unit (12) and an electronic management device (13) and a second sub-assembly (2) with a mask (21), an antibacterial filter (22) and a distribution tube (23) connected to the first... Agent: Jerome D. Jackson (jackson Patent Law Office)

20100180895 - Methods and apparatus for controlling mask leak in cpap treatment: A method of operating a device for treating sleep disordered breathing (SDB), wherein the device provides continuous positive airway pressure during sleep, includes determining whether treatment pressure at the patient interface is below a desired value, in response to the determining, increasing pressure generated by the flow generator, in response... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC

20100180899 - Air flow regulating device: One embodiment of an air flow regulating device may include a first chamber, a first one-way valve, a second chamber, and a second one-way valve. The first chamber may include an intermediate member having a tapered opening, a first hollow adaptor may be coupled to a ventilation tube for receiving... Agent: L.c. Begin & Associates, PLLC

20100180900 - Securement system for an endotracheal tube: A securement system secures an endotracheal tube or other medical article in position upon a patient and arrests movement of the endotracheal tube. The securement system includes a retainer having a posterior facing surface, and a channel to secure the endotracheal tube. The securement system can include a member configured... Agent: Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP

20100180901 - Conformable drape system: A conformable drape system is disclosed that at least partially envelops an extremity or other portion of the body, for use during surgery or for the treatment of injuries. The drape may include a drape fabric, a flexible diaphragm positioned near a boundary of the sterile field, an inlet for... Agent: Brient Intellectual Property Law, LLC

20100180902 - Methods for diagnosing skin lesions: Methods for diagnosing skin lesions are disclosed. Generally, the method include topically administering an IRM compound to a treatment area for a period of time and in an amount effective to cause a visible change in the appearance of a skin lesion including, in some cases, causing subclinical lesions to... Agent: 3m Innovative Properties Company

  
07/15/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. category listing

20100175692 - Forward metering valve: A dose metering inhaler for administration via a liquid phase uses a rotating metering element that transports the metered dose from the pressurized canister to the mouthpiece. The metering is improved in that there is an efficient protection against penetration of outside air, and in that the counting of the... Agent: Roberts Mlotkowski Safran & Cole, P.C. Intellectual Property Department

20100175693 - Pulmonary occlusal stent delivery catheter, loading system and methods of use: Methods, systems and devices are provided for performing lung volume reduction in patients suffering from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or other conditions where isolation of a lung segment or reduction of lung volume is desired. The methods are minimally invasive with instruments being introduced through the mouth (endotracheally) and rely... Agent: Townsend And Townsend And Crew, LLP

20100175694 - Protective device: t

20100175695 - Auxiliary gas mixing in an anesthesia system: An anesthesia system includes a main output and an auxiliary output. The main output and the auxiliary output are configured to operate independently of each other. The main output may provide a first mixture of gases and an anesthetic agent to a patient. The auxiliary output may provide a second... Agent: Mindray Ds Usa, Inc. C/o Stoel Rives LLP

20100175698 - Capsule: A capsule for a powder has a body which is provided with an internal chamber to hold the powder and first and second openings to an exterior environment. The body is adapted to be displaced from a filling state, in which the first and second openings are placed in fluid... Agent: Glaxosmithkline Corporate Intellectual Property, Mai B482

20100175697 - Fluid product dispensing device: A fluid dispenser device comprising a body (10), said device further including: an elongate flexible strip (20) supporting a plurality of reservoirs (21) each containing a dose of fluid or powder; reservoir-opening means (30) for opening a respective reservoir on each actuation; first displacement means (40) for causing said flexible... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC

20100175696 - Medicine sprayer: A body section 2 is formed with a capsule insertion hole 6. A movable section 3 includes a capsule puncture needle 9 arranged to be moved into or out of the capsule insertion hole 6. The body section 2 and the movable section 3 are connected to be relatively pivoted... Agent: Antonelli, Terry, Stout & Kraus, LLP

20100175699 - Respiratory sensor: A sensor assembly for monitoring the respiration pattern of a subject is disclosed, the sensor comprising a sensor element for exposing to a gas stream exhaled by the subject comprising a first electrode, a second electrode and an active layer extending between the first and second electrodes to provide an... Agent: Kimberly A. Chasteen

20100175700 - Surgical drape and method of use: A surgical drape includes a sheet with a shoulder portion, a body portion and a pull tab. The shoulder portion is folded longitudinally in half to form a container such that the transverse edges of the container are sealed and the body portion is folded transversely in half and rolled... Agent: Law Office Of Tracy P. Jong

20100175701 - Modular interfaces and drive actuation through barrier: The invention relates generally to robotically controlled systems, such as medical robotic systems. In one variation, a robotic catheter system is configured with a sterile barrier capable for transmitting a rotary force from a drive system on one side of the barrier to surgical tool on the other side of... Agent: Levine Bagade Han LLP

20100175702 - Patient harness system for an emergency cot: A patient harness system for an emergency cot comprising a chest strap restraint, a thigh strap restraint, and a harness restraint having a shoulder harness and pelvis restraint is disclosed. The harness restraint is mountable to the emergency cot via a plurality of quick release restraint buckles. A method of... Agent: Dinsmore & Shohl LLP

  
07/08/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. category listing

20100170505 - Device for enhancing well-being: A method of creating well being using an inhaling device. The inhaling device is provided which has an inlet for oxygen or air containing oxygen, and an outlet in the form of a mouthpiece. A permanent magnet of strength between about 1500 and 3000 gauss is located between the inlet... Agent: Young & Thompson

20100170506 - Oral device to facilitate the artificial pulmonary ventilation to an unconscious edentulous patients: A helper device for placement into a mouth cavity to facilitate the artificial pulmonary ventilation for an unconscious edentulous patient comprises a U shaped plate, which comprises upper, lower and side coupling surfaces for intra-mouth fixation, as well as a configured central orifice for housing an oropharynx cannula. Such device... Agent: Abelman, Frayne & Schwab

20100170507 - Pneumostoma management device with integrated patency sensor and method: A flexible pneumostoma management device maintains the patency of a pneumostoma while controlling the flow of material through the pneumostoma. The pneumostoma management device includes a pneumostoma vent having a tube which enters the pneumostoma to allow gases to escape the lung, a flange and a filter/valve to control flow... Agent: Fliesler Meyer LLP

20100170509 - Breathing assistance apparatus: A pressure regulating device includes a housing having a gases inlet adapted to in use be in fluid communication or integrated with a breathing assistance apparatus which conveys gases to an infant or a neonate requiring breathing assistance, an outlet adapted to be in use in fluid communication with said... Agent: Trexler, Bushnell, Giangiorgi, Blackstone & Marr, Ltd.

20100170508 - Nasal drug delivery device and method: A nasal drug delivery device includes a pump that supplies drug containing fluid to a spray port. The pump is actuated by the user pressing on an externally accessible actuator. The actuation force from the user can be transmitted to the pump in a controlled fashion such that the pump... Agent: Paul D. Yasger Abbott Laboratories

20100170510 - Water reservoir baffle: TThe present invention provides a water reservoir for humidification of the gas delivered by a gas-delivery device. The water reservoir comprises of a container having at least one opening for gas movement, and a means to prevent water escape through the aperture while allowing passage of gas to be humidified... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC

20100170511 - Humidification chambers: A valve for controlling the level of liquid within a chamber (10) is disclosed. The valve comprises a liquid inlet (30) and a primary float (40) that is movable in response to a change in the level of liquid (20) within the chamber (10) between an open configuration in which... Agent: Nixon Peabody LLP - Patent Group

20100170512 - Improvements to electrically operable resuscitators: The present invention relates to an electrically operable resuscitation device comprising a pump including a rigid cylinder including at least one gas inlet and at least one gas outlet, a piston to travel in said cylinder, and at least one valve, the or each valve configured to allow gas to... Agent: Dann, Dorfman, Herrell & Skillman

20100170513 - Self-contained, intermittent positive airway pressure systems and methods for treating sleep apnea, snoring, and other respiratory disorders: Systems and methods provide a self-contained, intermittent positive airway pressure system for treating sleep apnea, snoring, and other respiratory disorders. The systems and methods provide an air flow director that can be worn in or over the nose of the individual in communication with an upper airway. The systems and... Agent: Ryan Kromholz & Manion, S.c.

20100170514 - Air filter for a mask assembly: The present invention provides a gas-delivery system for delivering breathable gas to a subject, comprising a source of pressurised gas, a mask cushion, a means for positioning the mask cushion for delivery of gas, and a filter for filtering particles from exhaled air. Preferably, the filter filters exhaled air only.... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC

20100170515 - Breathing apparatus structure with two-stage reduced-pressure spare air bottle head: A breathing apparatus structure with a two-stage reduced-pressure spare air bottle head is provided, which includes an air bottle head mounted at an outlet end of a spare air bottle and an inhalation mouthpiece, so as to provide an air at a suitable pressure to a diver or drowning person... Agent: Rabin & Berdo, PC

20100170516 - Inflatable face seal for a respiratory mask and method of producing same: An inflatable face seal (1′;30′) for a respiratory mask, the inflatable face seal comprising an annular air-tight hollow portion (12′;40′) where a cross section through one section of the annular hollow portion (12; 40) comprises a bonded joint (11;41) which joins two overlapping flanges (6,7; 35,36). The two flanges are... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

20100170517 - Closed suctioning and rinsing methods and tracheal devices: Described herein is a method and apparatus that may be used in various applications, such as medical treatment of humans and animals. In one embodiment, the subject matter discloses a method for evacuation of secretions in the tracheal tube of a patient during endotracheal intubation by incorporating the use of... Agent: Davis Wright Tremaine LLP/los Angeles

20100170518 - Condom with one-way sealing closure: A condom with a one-way sealing closure provides for an irreversible seal that once activated, prevents leakage of the condom contents after coitus, for sample collection or general disposal. The one-way sealing closure is provided by a cord that is disposed around the proximal circumference of the condom, and may... Agent: Mitch Harris, LLC - General

20100170519 - Sterile interface apparatus: A robotic surgical system configured to perform minimally invasive surgical procedures. In one variation, this robotic surgical system includes an instrument driver configured to steer an elongate instrument of an instrument assembly in one or more degrees of motion. A drape is disposed between the instrument driver and the instrument... Agent: Levine Bagade Han LLP

20100170520 - Angiography surgical drape: A surgical drape including a clear plastic substrate which is substantially impervious to liquids. The substrate is positionable over a patient with a first surface of the substrate generally engaging the patient. The substrate has an aperture formed therein which affords access to a location to which an incision is... Agent: Nawrocki, Rooney & Sivertson Suite 401, Broadway Place East

20100170521 - Method and apparatus for deploying a shape memory polymer: Methods and apparatus described herein may utilize activation of an SMP material to install medical devices with respect to a surgical site. Activation of the SMP material may be performed with the use of a triggering force and/or a constraint applied to the SMP material. Activation using a triggering force... Agent: Greenberg Traurig, LLP

  
07/01/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. category listing

20100163020 - Method for administering an inhalable compound: A method may include dispensing a dose of an inhalable compound according to a dosing instruction set; and maintaining a hands-free article for dispensing the inhalable compound in an operable dispensing position.... Agent: Iv - Suiter Swantz PC Llo

20100163021 - System for delivering nebulized cyclosporine and methods of treatment: Systems comprising a pressurized delivery device and a formulation of cyclosporine coupled to an exhalation filter or trap that is capable of preventing cyclosporine from escaping into the local environment are provided. An apparatus for use in the system comprises either an exhalation filter and a pressurized delivery device, wherein... Agent: Novartis Corporate Intellectual Property

20100163022 - Respiratory triple swivel manifold: A respiratory triple swivel manifold is provided which has a base port, which is coupled to a central body. The central body has two laterally-positioned arms, and each arm has a lateral port. Each base port and each lateral port has an inner sleeve which is movable relative to its... Agent: Kimberly-clark Worldwide, Inc. Tara Pohlkotte

20100163023 - Methods and apparatus for safe application of an intubation device: Intubation is a potentially dangerous invasive procedure with many plausible errors, such as over-inflation of a cuff and insertion of an intubation tube in the wrong lumen, potentially resulting in a patient's internal bleeding, suffocation, or even death. An intubation aide according to example embodiments of the present invention allows... Agent: Hamilton, Brook, Smith & Reynolds, P.C.

20100163024 - Methods and systems for presenting an inhalation experience: Methods, computer program products, and systems are described that include accepting an indication of a bioactive agent-dispensing inhalation device and presenting an indication of an artificial sensory experience at least partially based on accepting an indication of a bioactive agent-dispensing inhalation device.... Agent: Iv - Suiter Swantz PC Llo

20100163030 - Adapters for use with an anesthetic vaporizer: A system includes an anesthetic agent container. The system also includes an adapter including a spout with a first end and a second end mounted on the container. The spout has a flow path extending between the first end and the second end, and a valve is disposed in the... Agent: Marshall, Gerstein & Borun (baxter)

20100163031 - Indicating device with warning dosage indicator: An indicating device suitable for indicating the number of dosages of a substance that have been dispensed from or remain in a container includes at least one first indicator member incrementally moveable to a plurality of positions and a second indicator member moveable in response to a predetermined number of... Agent: Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione

20100163029 - Method for administering an inhalable compound: A method may include dispensing a dose of an inhalable compound according to a dosing instruction set; and maintaining a hands-free article for dispensing the inhalable compound in an operable dispensing position.... Agent: Iv - Suiter Swantz PC Llo

20100163025 - Methods and systems for presenting an inhalation experience: Methods, computer program products, and systems are described that include accepting an indication of a bioactive agent-dispensing inhalation device and presenting an indication of an artificial sensory experience at least partially based on accepting an indication of a bioactive agent-dispensing inhalation device.... Agent: Iv - Suiter Swantz PC Llo

20100163026 - Methods and systems for presenting an inhalation experience: Methods, computer program products, and systems are described that include accepting an indication of at least one health-related condition and presenting an indication of at least one artificial sensory experience and an indication of at least one inhalation therapy at least partially based on the accepting at least one indication... Agent: Iv - Suiter Swantz PC Llo

20100163027 - Methods and systems for presenting an inhalation experience: Methods, computer program products, and systems are described that include accepting at least one indication of use of an inhalation device configured to dispense a bioactive agent to an individual and presenting at least one artificial sensory experience to monitor at least one desired effect of the bioactive agent on... Agent: Iv - Suiter Swantz PC Llo

20100163028 - Methods and systems for presenting an inhalation experience: Methods, computer program products, and systems are described that include monitoring at least one health attribute of an individual during an artificial sensory experience, associating a characteristic of the artificial sensory experience with the at least one health attribute of the individual, and modifying at least one of an inhalation... Agent: Iv - Suiter Swantz PC Llo

20100163032 - Nasal formulations of metoclopramide: Nasal formulations of metoclopramide, which remain stable and/or colorless upon storage over a period of time, are provided. Also provided are methods of treating disorders treatable with metoclopramide, comprising administering the nasal solutions to patients in need thereof.... Agent: Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati

20100163039 - Method for administering an inhalable compound: A method may include dispensing a dose of an inhalable compound according to a dosing instruction set; and maintaining a hands-free article for dispensing the inhalable compound in an operable dispensing position.... Agent: Iv - Suiter Swantz PC Llo

20100163040 - Method for administering an inhalable compound: A method may include dispensing a dose of an inhalable compound according to a dosing instruction set; and maintaining a hands-free article for dispensing the inhalable compound in an operable dispensing position.... Agent: Iv - Suiter Swantz PC Llo

20100163033 - Methods and systems for presenting an inhalation experience: Methods, computer program products, and systems are described that include accepting an indication of at least one health-related condition and presenting an indication of at least one artificial sensory experience and an indication of at least one inhalation therapy at least partially based on the accepting at least one indication... Agent: Iv - Suiter Swantz PC Llo

20100163034 - Methods and systems for presenting an inhalation experience: Methods, computer program products, and systems are described that include detecting in an exhalant at least one indication of bioactive agent use by an individual and altering at least one artificial sensory experience at least partly based on the at least one indication of bioactive agent use by an individual.... Agent: Iv - Suiter Swantz PC Llo

20100163035 - Methods and systems for presenting an inhalation experience: Methods, computer program products, and systems are described that include accepting at least one indication of use of an inhalation device configured to dispense a bioactive agent to an individual and presenting at Least one artificial sensory experience to monitor at Least one side effect of the bioactive agent on... Agent: Iv - Suiter Swantz PC Llo

20100163036 - Methods and systems for presenting an inhalation experience: Methods, computer program products, and systems are described that include measuring at least one effect of an inhalation device-dispensed bioactive agent and artificial sensory experience on an individual and modifying at least one of the inhalation device-dispensed bioactive agent or the artificial sensory experience at least partially based on the... Agent: Iv - Suiter Swantz PC Llo

20100163037 - Methods and systems for presenting an inhalation experience: Methods, computer program products, and systems are described that include measuring at least one effect of an inhalation device-dispensed bioactive agent and artificial sensory experience on an individual and modifying at least one of the inhalation device-dispensed bioactive agent or the artificial sensory experience at least partially based on the... Agent: Iv - Suiter Swantz PC Llo

20100163038 - Methods and systems for presenting an inhalation experience: Methods, computer program products, and systems are described that include accepting an indication of a schedule for administration of an inhalation device-dispensed bioactive agent to an individual and presenting an indication of an artificial sensory experience at least partly based on the accepting an indication of the schedule for administration... Agent: Iv - Suiter Swantz PC Llo

20100163042 - Inhalation device: The present invention relates to an inhalation-activatable device for administration of medicament in powder form to the respiratory system of a patient.... Agent: Westerman, Hattori, Daniels & Adrian, LLP

20100163041 - Method for administering an inhalable compound: A method may include dispensing a dose of an inhalable compound according to a dosing instruction set; and maintaining a hands-free article for dispensing the inhalable compound in an operable dispensing position.... Agent: Iv - Suiter Swantz PC Llo

20100163043 - Self-contained oral ventilation device: The present invention is embodied in a portable self contained ventilating appliance, including an interface device coupled to at least one of an oral cavity or nasal cavity of a user, a ventilation device physically extending from the interface and configured to deliver pressurized air to the user through the... Agent: Edmond A. Defrank

20100163044 - Method and apparatus for humidification and warming of air: A method of humidifying a gas that includes supplying a gas to a surface of a humidification material that readily absorbs moisture and readily releases moisture when exposed to a dry environment and generating turbulence in the gas as it passes over the surface of the humidification material.... Agent: Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione

20100163045 - Disposable spacer for inhalation delivery of aerosolized drugs and vaccines: A device, system and method is provided for dispersing an aerosol formulation comprising a medicament. The device may be useful in administering inhaleable vaccines and the like. The device designed for low cost and applicability to a multitude of patient populations. The device has a spacer (10) is suitable for... Agent: David W. Highet, Vp & ChiefIPCounsel Becton, Dickinson And Company

20100163046 - Method and apparatus for ventilation assistance: A CPAP device and method are provided. The CPAP device includes an inspiratory reservoir, a positive pressure air source, and a pressurizing device. The inspiratory reservoir is fluidically connectable with at least one breathing orifice of a user. The positive pressure air source is fluidically connectable to the inspiratory reservoir.... Agent: Herman & Millman

20100163047 - Protective cover for respiratory device: A protective cover for preventing entry of particulate matter into a delivery hose of a respiratory device includes a filter member having a peripheral edge portion. The filter member is composed of a filter material having a mesh size capable of preventing the particulate matter to pass therethrough. The protective... Agent: Jay M. Schloff

20100163048 - Nose filters: A sponge-type and cone shape invention, acting as particle filters and mounting on the inside of the nose cavity of a person or that of an animal. specially design for people or animals with problems related to airborne particles like dust,pollen and other elements, that can affect the respiratory system... Agent: Owen Siordia

20100163049 - Respiratory mask: A respiratory mask includes a mask frame, a cushion and a retaining element. The retaining element is embedded within the cushion and is configured to secure the cushion to the mask frame. Forehead pads can be positioned in the mask frame and be adjustable independent of one another and with... Agent: Dicke, Billig & Czaja, PLLC Attn: Cfn Matters

20100163051 - Respiratory manifold with bridge: A respiratory manifold is provided which has a base port that is coupled to a central body. The central body has at least one laterally-positioned arm having a port. The base port includes a bridge to guide an object moved through one port into the body of the manifold and... Agent: Kimberly-clark Worldwide, Inc. Tara Pohlkotte

20100163050 - Self-centering tracheostomy tube: A self-centering tube for providing an air passageway through an opening in a tracheal wall of a patient includes a shaft having a proximal end and a distal end, and a curve along a length of the shaft. At least the distal end and the curve are sized for passage... Agent: Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione/indy/cook Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione

20100163052 - Tube-fixing plaster: A fixing plaster (10) for fixing tubes, hoses or catheters, in particular a tube-fixing plaster (10) for fixing endotracheal tubes in particularly user-friendly form.... Agent: Dreiss, Fuhlendorf, Steimle & Becker

20100163053 - Equipment for preventing and treating pelvic organ prolapse: It is intended to prevent a pelvic organ from slipping out of the body by pushing up the organ having slipped out or just before slipping out. A device for preventing and treating pelvic organ prolapse characterized by comprising a convex push-up member which is made of a flexible material... Agent: Arent Fox LLP

20100163054 - Methods and apparatus for occlusion of body lumens: The invention describes methods and apparatus for creating permanent occlusion of body lumens such as the fallopian tubes. The methods and apparatus use non-surgical approaches to deliver permanent implants which create acute occlusion of desired body lumens which resolve to permanent occlusions of the lumens.... Agent: Inskeep Intellectual Property Group, Inc

20100163055 - Apparatus for lifting and supporting the lower leg and foot of a patient: Apparatus for lifting and supporting the lower leg and foot of a seated patient comprising a heel or an ankle support adapted to fit beneath the patient's heel or ankle, lifting means for raising said support, and in which the support is releasable from the lifting means.... Agent: Levy & Grandinetti

20100163056 - Implant: The invention relates to an implant for a palate, in particular a human palate. The implant comprises a proximal portion, a distal portion and a middle portion. The proximal portion is dimensioned in such a way that it can be fixed to a hard palate. The distal portion is arranged... Agent: Shoemaker And Mattare, Ltd

20100163057 - Sterile surgical adaptor: A sterile adaptor, a sterile drape with the integrated sterile adaptor, and a telerobotic surgical system including the sterile drape with a drape interface are provided. The adaptor, drape, and system allow for draping portions of a telerobotic surgical system to maintain a sterile barrier between the sterile surgical field... Agent: Patent Dept Intuitive Surgical Operations, Inc

20100163058 - Dental shield device: The invention comprises a device as a dental shield for use during intubation to protect teeth, comprising a plurality of tooth segments, each segment having a male connector and a female connector located on opposite sides for the purpose of attaching each segment to an adjacent segment, and each segment... Agent: Lang Michener

20100163059 - Restraint apparatus: A patient restraint apparatus (5) is described. The patient restraint apparatus (5) includes a base (10), at least one restraining means (16) for applying a restraining force to restrain a patient to the base (10), and a plurality of support elements. In use, substantially all the restraining force applied by... Agent: Dykas, Shaver & Nipper, LLP

20100163060 - Apparatus and method of inhibiting perianal tissue damage: A perianal support device is provided that is configured to inhibit the formation and/or progression of tissue damage in the perianal region of the body. A method is provided to apply the perianal support device to patients during childbirth to inhibit the formation and/or progression of tissue damage in the... Agent: Haynes And Boone, LLPIPSection

20100163061 - Magnets with varying magnetization direction and method of making such magnets: A permanent magnet in which the magnetization direction varies with location to optimize or restrict a magnetic field property in a selected direction at a selected point. The magnetic field property may be, for example, the transverse magnetic field, axial magnetic field, axial gradient of the transverse magnetic field, transverse... Agent: Bryan K. Wheelock

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