US Patent No: 7,454,240

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Signal processing apparatus

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The present invention involves a method and an apparatus for analyzing measured signals, including the determination of a measurement of correlation in the measured signals during a calculation of a physiological parameter of a monitored patient. Use of this invention is described in particular detail with respect to blood oximetry measurements.

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JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A.NEW YORK, NY2419

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Diab, Mohamed K Laguna Niguel, CA 165 19326
Elfadel, Ibrahim M Laguna Niguel, CA 105 6149
Kiani-Azarbayjany, Esmaiel Laguna Niguel, CA 73 12031
McCarthy, Rex J Mission Viejo, CA 49 5983
Smith, Robert A Corona, CA 222 9906
Weber, Walter M Los Angeles, CA 130 12528

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JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A. (131)
4,960,128 Method and apparatus for continuously and non-invasively measuring the blood pressure of a patient 262 1988
5,163,438 Method and apparatus for continuously and noninvasively measuring the blood pressure of a patient 267 1990
5,431,170 Pulse responsive device 481 1992
5,494,043 Arterial sensor 335 1993
5,337,744 Low noise finger cot probe 423 1993
5,490,505 Signal processing apparatus 545 1993
5,533,511 Apparatus and method for noninvasive blood pressure measurement 356 1994
5,590,649 Apparatus and method for measuring an induced perturbation to determine blood pressure 280 1994
D361840 Stethoscope head 201 1994
D362063 Stethoscope headset 197 1994
D363120 Stethoscope ear tip 202 1994
5,482,036 Signal processing apparatus and method 513 1994
5,452,717 Finger-cot probe 410 1994
5,632,272 Signal processing apparatus 522 1994
5,638,818 Low noise optical probe 398 1994
5,758,644 Manual and automatic probe calibration 497 1995
5,769,785 Signal processing apparatus and method 433 1995
5,645,440 Patient cable connector 380 1995
D393830 Patient cable connector 366 1995
5,782,757 Low-noise optical probes 447 1995
5,810,734 Apparatus and method for measuring an induced perturbation to determine a physiological parameter 262 1995
5,830,131 Apparatus and method for measuring an induced perturbation to determine a physical condition of the human arterial system 291 1995
5,833,618 Apparatus and method for measuring an induced perturbation to determine a physiological parameter 276 1995
5,685,299 Signal processing apparatus 420 1995
5,904,654 Exciter-detector unit for measuring physiological parameters 274 1996
5,785,659 Automatically activated blood pressure measurement device 261 1996
5,823,950 Manual and automatic probe calibration 366 1996
6,088,607 Low noise optical probe 447 1997
5,934,925 Patient cable connector 373 1997
6,002,952 Signal processing apparatus and method 496 1997
6,157,850 Signal processing apparatus 433 1997
5,890,929 Shielded medical connector 359 1997
6,081,735 Signal processing apparatus 599 1997
6,263,222 Signal processing apparatus 455 1997
6,184,521 Photodiode detector with integrated noise shielding 369 1998
5,919,134 Method and apparatus for demodulating signals in a pulse oximetry system 383 1998
6,011,986 Manual and automatic probe calibration 442 1998
5,995,855 Pulse oximetry sensor adapter 426 1998
6,525,386 Non-protruding optoelectronic lens 382 1998
5,997,343 Patient cable sensor switch 354 1998
6,229,856 Method and apparatus for demodulating signals in a pulse oximetry system 367 1998
6,067,462 Signal processing apparatus and method 433 1998
6,256,523 Low-noise optical probes 425 1998
6,036,642 Signal processing apparatus and method 407 1998
7,328,053 Signal processing apparatus 165 1998
6,236,872 Signal processing apparatus 395 1998
6,144,868 Reusable pulse oximeter probe and disposable bandage apparatus 322 1999
6,334,065 Stereo pulse oximeter 422 1999
6,285,896 Fetal pulse oximetry sensor 359 1999
6,321,100 Reusable pulse oximeter probe with disposable liner 310 1999
6,349,228 Pulse oximetry sensor adapter 372 1999
6,632,181 Rapid non-invasive blood pressure measuring device 315 1999
6,343,224 Reusable pulse oximeter probe and disposable bandage apparatus 314 1999
6,580,086 Shielded optical probe and method 417 1999
6,943,348 System for detecting injection holding material 217 1999
6,206,830 Signal processing apparatus and method 392 1999
6,165,005 Patient cable sensor switch 349 1999
6,377,829 Resposable pulse oximetry sensor 396 1999
6,152,754 Circuit board based cable connector 381 1999
6,463,311 Plethysmograph pulse recognition processor 366 1999
6,606,511 Pulse oximetry pulse indicator 409 2000
6,515,273 System for indicating the expiration of the useful operating life of a pulse oximetry sensor 375 2000
6,584,336 Universal/upgrading pulse oximeter 414 2000
6,360,114 Pulse oximeter probe-off detector 391 2000
6,699,194 Signal processing apparatus and method 413 2000
6,430,525 Variable mode averager 356 2000
6,526,300 Pulse oximeter probe-off detection system 349 2000
6,470,199 Elastic sock for positioning an optical probe 368 2000
6,697,656 Pulse oximetry sensor compatible with multiple pulse oximetry systems 346 2000
6,770,028 Dual-mode pulse oximeter 380 2000
6,519,487 Reusable pulse oximeter probe and disposable bandage apparatus 311 2000
6,280,213 Patient cable connector 370 2000
6,542,764 Pulse oximeter monitor for expressing the urgency of the patient's condition 357 2000
6,643,530 Method and apparatus for demodulating signals in a pulse oximetry system 351 2000
6,501,975 Signal processing apparatus and method 424 2001
6,684,091 Reusable pulse oximeter probe and disposable bandage method 304 2001
6,541,756 Shielded optical probe having an electrical connector 382 2001
6,388,240 Shielded optical probe and method having a longevity indication 405 2001
6,684,090 Pulse oximetry data confidence indicator 437 2001
6,792,300 Low-noise optical probes for reducing light piping 348 2001
6,595,316 Tension-adjustable mechanism for stethoscope earpieces 224 2001
6,721,585 Universal modular pulse oximeter probe for use with reusable and disposable patient attachment devices 302 2001
6,597,933 Pulse oximetry sensor adapter 360 2001
6,678,543 Optical probe and positioning wrap 433 2001
6,745,060 Signal processing apparatus 385 2001
6,650,917 Signal processing apparatus 413 2001
6,671,531 Sensor wrap including foldable applicator 385 2001
6,654,624 Pulse oximeter probe-off detector 395 2001
6,760,607 Ribbon cable substrate pulse oximetry sensor 331 2001
6,714,804 Stereo pulse oximeter 361 2001
6,852,083 System and method of determining whether to recalibrate a blood pressure monitor 252 2002
6,658,276 Pulse oximeter user interface 393 2002
RE38492 Signal processing apparatus and method 361 2002
6,725,075 Resposable pulse oximetry sensor 363 2002
6,985,764 Flex circuit shielded optical sensor 315 2002
6,697,658 Low power pulse oximeter 396 2002
6,661,161 Piezoelectric biological sound monitor with printed circuit board 239 2002
RE38476 Signal processing apparatus 363 2002
6,999,904 Variable indication estimator 216 2002
6,735,459 Reusable pulse oximeter probe and disposable bandage apparatus 309 2002
6,813,511 Low-noise optical probes for reducing ambient noise 356 2002
6,816,741 Plethysmograph pulse recognition processor 350 2002
6,934,570 Physiological sensor combination 332 2002
6,826,419 Signal processing apparatus and method 348 2002
6,830,711 Mold tool for an optoelectronic element 336 2003
6,822,564 Parallel measurement alarm processor 369 2003
6,950,687 Isolation and communication element for a resposable pulse oximetry sensor 325 2003
7,015,451 Power supply rail controller 204 2003
6,861,639 Systems and methods for indicating an amount of use of a sensor 341 2003
6,771,994 Pulse oximeter probe-off detection system 347 2003
6,850,788 Physiological measurement communications adapter 334 2003
6,993,371 Pulse oximetry sensor adaptor 351 2003
6,898,452 Stereo pulse oximeter 321 2003
7,254,433 Signal processing apparatus 269 2003
2004/0068,164 Signal processing apparatus 130 2003
6,939,305 Rapid non-invasive blood pressure measuring device 215 2003
7,003,339 Method and apparatus for demodulating signals in a pulse oximetry system 298 2003
6,996,427 Pulse oximetry data confidence indicator 380 2003
7,039,449 Resposable pulse oximetry sensor 306 2003
7,215,984 Signal processing apparatus 339 2004
7,024,233 Pulse oximetry data confidence indicator 315 2004
7,030,749 Parallel measurement alarm processor 244 2004
6,979,812 Systems and methods for indicating an amount of use of a sensor 291 2005
2005/0209,517 Signal processing apparatus 42 2005
7,215,986 Signal processing apparatus 199 2005
2007/0225,581 SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS 42 2007
2007/0249,918 SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS 35 2007
2007/0291,832 SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS 40 2007
2008/0004,514 SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS 37 2007
2008/0033,266 Signal processing apparatus 40 2007
2008/0045,823 SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS 36 2007
 
NELLCOR PURITAN BENNETT INCORPORATED (19)
4,802,486 Method and apparatus for detecting optical pulses 221 1985
4,653,498 Pulse oximeter monitor 361 1986
4,800,495 Method and apparatus for processing signals used in oximetry 244 1986
4,819,646 Feedback-controlled method and apparatus for processing signals used in oximetry 148 1986
4,859,056 Multiple-pulse method and apparatus for use in oximetry 135 1986
4,869,253 Method and apparatus for indicating perfusion and oxygen saturation trends in oximetry 212 1986
4,913,150 Method and apparatus for the automatic calibration of signals employed in oximetry 266 1986
4,869,254 Method and apparatus for calculating arterial oxygen saturation 265 1988
4,911,167 Method and apparatus for detecting optical pulses 319 1988
4,928,692 Method and apparatus for detecting optical pulses 211 1988
4,892,101 Method and apparatus for offsetting baseline portion of oximeter signal 181 1989
4,934,372 Method and apparatus for detecting optical pulses 239 1989
5,259,381 Apparatus for the automatic calibration of signals employed in oximetry 211 1989
5,246,002 Noise insensitive pulse transmittance oximeter 176 1992
RE35122 Method and apparatus for detecting optical pulses 185 1992
5,368,026 Oximeter with motion detection for alarm modification 202 1993
5,853,364 Method and apparatus for estimating physiological parameters using model-based adaptive filtering 273 1996
6,083,172 Method and apparatus for estimating physiological parameters using model-based adaptive filtering 191 1998
6,411,833 Method and apparatus for estimating physiological parameters using model-based adaptive filtering 165 1999
 
CERCACOR LABORATORIES, INC. (15)
5,638,816 Active pulse blood constituent monitoring 362 1995
5,743,262 Blood glucose monitoring system 644 1995
5,760,910 Optical filter for spectroscopic measurement and method of producing the optical filter 349 1995
5,860,919 Active pulse blood constituent monitoring method 390 1997
6,110,522 Blood glucose monitoring system 268 1998
5,940,182 Optical filter for spectroscopic measurement and method of producing the optical filter 350 1998
6,151,516 Active pulse blood constituent monitoring 331 1998
6,278,522 Optical filter for spectroscopic measurement and method of producing the optical filter 350 1999
6,931,268 Active pulse blood constituent monitoring 226 2000
6,640,116 Optical spectroscopy pathlength measurement system 316 2001
6,920,345 Optical sensor including disposable and reusable elements 322 2003
6,961,598 Pulse and active pulse spectraphotometry 292 2003
7,003,338 Method and apparatus for reducing coupling between signals 288 2003
7,027,849 Blood parameter measurement system 350 2003
6,970,792 Systems and methods for determining blood oxygen saturation values using complex number encoding 228 2003
 
Minolta Camera Kabushiki Kaisha (7)
4,266,554 Digital oximeter 193 1979
4,305,398 Eye fundus oximeter 73 1979
4,446,871 Optical analyzer for measuring a construction ratio between components in the living tissue 118 1980
4,586,513 Noninvasive device for photoelectrically measuring the property of arterial blood 201 1983
4,714,341 Multi-wavelength oximeter having a means for disregarding a poor signal 306 1985
4,694,833 Noninvasive device for photoelectrically measuring the property of arterial blood 172 1986
4,942,877 Device for measuring oxygen saturation degree in arterial blood 287 1987
 
CARDIAC PACEMAKERS, INC. (3)
4,793,361 Dual channel P-wave detection in surface electrocardiographs 80 1987
4,799,486 Refractoriless atrial sensing in dual chamber pacemakers 97 1987
4,799,493 Dual channel coherent fibrillation detection system 150 1987
 
Criticare Systems, Inc. (3)
4,860,759 Vital signs monitor 111 1987
4,960,126 ECG synchronized pulse oximeter 212 1988
5,842,981 Direct to digital oximeter 213 1996
 
CURATECHNOLOGIES INC. (3)
D353195 Electronic stethoscope housing 197 1993
D353196 Stethoscope head 208 1993
5,602,924 Electronic stethescope 207 1993
 
THOR TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION (3)
4,964,408 Oximeter sensor assembly with integral cable 353 1988
5,069,213 Oximeter sensor assembly with integral cable and encoder 319 1989
5,041,187 Oximeter sensor assembly with integral cable and method of forming the same 280 1990
 
COROMETRICS MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC. (2)
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DATEX-OHMEDA, INC. (2)
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JOHNSON & JOHNSON MEDICAL, INC. (2)
4,848,901 Pulse oximeter sensor control system 202 1987
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SENSORMEDICS CORPORATION (2)
4,824,242 Non-invasive oximeter and method 264 1986
4,867,571 Wave form filter pulse detector and method for modulated signal 102 1989
 
The United States of America as represented by the Secretary of the Navy (2)
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4,243,935 Adaptive detector 68 1979
 
VITAL INSITE, INC. (2)
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AKAMAI TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (1)
2009/0132,648 CONTENT DELIVERY AND GLOBAL TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT NETWORK SYSTEM 26 2009
 
ALLEGHENY-SINGER RESEARCH INSTITUTE (1)
4,751,931 Method and apparatus for determining his-purkinje activity 84 1986
 
ARRHYTHMIA RESEARCH TECHNOLOGY, INC. (1)
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BRITISH TECHNOLOGY GROUP LIMITED (1)
4,951,680 Fetal monitoring during labor 52 1988
 
CARDIO ACCESS LLC (1)
4,819,752 Blood constituent measuring device and method 252 1987
 
COLIN ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. (1)
4,796,636 Noninvasive reflectance oximeter 161 1987
 
COLIN MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION (1)
5,054,495 Automatic blood-pressure measuring apparatus 79 1989
 
COVIDIEN LP (1)
6,701,170 Blind source separation of pulse oximetry signals 171 2001
 
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5,273,036 Apparatus and method for monitoring respiration 212 1993
 
ERICSSON INC. (1)
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FIRST BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION (1)
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Invivo Research, Inc. (1)
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KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS ELECTRONICS N.V. (1)
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LIFE FITNESS, A GENERAL PARTNERSHIP OF NY (1)
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MASIMO LABORATORIES, INC. (1)
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MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (1)
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Messer Griesheim GmbH (1)
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Mobil Oil Corporation (1)
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MSA (1)
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NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH (NIH), U.S. DEPT. OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (DHHS), U.S. GOVERNMENT (1)
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NATIONAL RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (1)
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NEC CORPORATION (1)
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Nicolay GmbH (1)
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5,494,032 Oximeter for reliable clinical determination of blood oxygen saturation in a fetus 270 1994
 
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JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A. (65)
8,560,034 Signal processing apparatus 6 1998
7,962,190 Signal processing apparatus 57 1998
8,641,631 Non-invasive monitoring of respiratory rate, heart rate and apnea 1 2005
8,000,761 Resposable pulse oximetry sensor 55 2006
7,991,446 Systems and methods for acquiring calibration data usable in a pulse oximeter 56 2006
RE41912 Reusable pulse oximeter probe and disposable bandage apparatus 74 2006
8,046,041 Signal processing apparatus 52 2007
8,046,042 Signal processing apparatus 52 2007
8,036,728 Signal processing apparatus 52 2007
8,175,672 Reusable pulse oximeter probe and disposable bandage apparatii 43 2007
8,532,727 Dual-mode pulse oximeter 11 2007
8,019,400 Signal processing apparatus 58 2007
8,405,608 System and method for altering a display mode 22 2008
8,274,360 Systems and methods for storing, analyzing, and retrieving medical data 31 2008
8,128,572 Signal processing apparatus 43 2008
7,904,132 Sine saturation transform 66 2008
7,937,130 Signal processing apparatus 59 2008
8,353,842 Portable patient monitor 17 2008
8,532,728 Pulse oximeter probe-off detector 11 2008
8,670,814 Low-noise optical probes for reducing ambient noise 1 2009
7,873,497 Variable indication estimator 70 2009
8,126,528 Signal processing apparatus 46 2009
8,203,438 Alarm suspend system 45 2009
RE43169 Universal modular pulse oximeter probe for use with reusable and disposable patient attachment devices 47 2009
8,401,602 Secondary-emitter sensor position indicator 17 2009
8,346,330 Reflection-detector sensor position indicator 21 2009
8,771,204 Acoustic sensor assembly 0 2009
8,740,816 Acoustic sensor assembly 0 2009
8,588,880 Ear sensor 1 2010
8,571,619 Hemoglobin display and patient treatment 2 2010
8,418,524 Non-invasive sensor calibration device 15 2010
8,670,811 Pulse oximetry system for adjusting medical ventilation 1 2010
8,821,415 Physiological acoustic monitoring system 0 2010
8,755,535 Acoustic respiratory monitoring sensor having multiple sensing elements 0 2010
8,715,206 Acoustic patient sensor 0 2010
8,702,627 Acoustic respiratory monitoring sensor having multiple sensing elements 0 2010
8,690,799 Acoustic respiratory monitoring sensor having multiple sensing elements 0 2010
8,310,336 Systems and methods for storing, analyzing, retrieving and displaying streaming medical data 27 2010
8,430,817 System for determining confidence in respiratory rate measurements 13 2010
RE43860 Reusable pulse oximeter probe and disposable bandage apparatus 21 2010
8,548,548 Physiological measurement communications adapter 10 2010
8,801,613 Calibration for multi-stage physiological monitors 0 2010
8,260,577 Variable indication estimator 31 2011
8,228,181 Physiological trend monitor 40 2011
8,584,345 Reprocessing of a physiological sensor 1 2011
8,498,684 Sine saturation transform 13 2011
8,399,822 Systems and methods for indicating an amount of use of a sensor 16 2011
8,682,407 Cyanotic infant sensor 0 2011
8,821,397 Depth of consciousness monitor including oximeter 0 2011
8,229,533 Low-noise optical probes for reducing ambient noise 40 2012
8,364,226 Signal processing apparatus 18 2012
8,359,080 Signal processing apparatus 17 2012
8,529,301 Shielded connector assembly 11 2012
8,755,856 Signal processing apparatus 0 2012
8,781,543 Manual and automatic probe calibration 0 2012
8,718,737 Method and apparatus for demodulating signals in a pulse oximetry system 0 2012
8,463,349 Signal processing apparatus 13 2012
8,706,179 Reusable pulse oximeter probe and disposable bandage apparatii 0 2012
8,547,209 Alarm suspend system 10 2012
8,570,167 Physiological trend monitor 1 2012
8,489,364 Variable indication estimator 13 2012
8,761,850 Reflection-detector sensor position indicator 0 2012
8,721,541 Physiological monitor 0 2013
8,700,112 Secondary-emitter sensor position indicator 0 2013
8,720,249 Non-invasive sensor calibration device 0 2013
 
CERCACOR LABORATORIES, INC. (34)
8,224,411 Noninvasive multi-parameter patient monitor 44 2006
8,190,223 Noninvasive multi-parameter patient monitor 46 2006
8,130,105 Noninvasive multi-parameter patient monitor 52 2006
8,050,728 Multiple wavelength sensor drivers 54 2006
8,423,106 Multi-wavelength physiological monitor 14 2008
8,781,544 Multiple wavelength optical sensor 0 2008
8,374,665 Tissue profile wellness monitor 13 2008
7,563,110 Multiple wavelength sensor interconnect 111 2008
D621516 Patient monitoring sensor 84 2008
8,385,996 Multiple wavelength sensor emitters 15 2009
8,577,431 Noise shielding for a noninvasive device 1 2009
8,437,825 Contoured protrusion for improving spectroscopic measurement of blood constituents 15 2009
8,630,691 Multi-stream sensor front ends for noninvasive measurement of blood constituents 1 2009
8,515,509 Multi-stream emitter for noninvasive measurement of blood constituents 13 2009
8,203,704 Multi-stream sensor for noninvasive measurement of blood constituents 20 2009
8,301,217 Multiple wavelength sensor emitters 13 2009
8,634,889 Configurable physiological measurement system 1 2010
8,600,467 Optical sensor including disposable and reusable elements 1 2010
8,255,027 Multiple wavelength sensor substrate 15 2010
8,471,713 Interference detector for patient monitor 13 2010
8,473,020 Non-invasive physiological sensor cover 13 2010
8,571,618 Adaptive calibration system for spectrophotometric measurements 1 2010
8,676,286 Method and apparatus for reducing coupling between signals in a measurement system 1 2011
8,663,107 Sepsis monitor 1 2011
8,428,967 Spot check monitor credit system 13 2011
8,718,735 Physiological parameter confidence measure 0 2011
8,483,787 Multiple wavelength sensor drivers 13 2011
8,830,449 Blood analysis system 0 2012
8,626,255 Noninvasive multi-parameter patient monitor 1 2012
8,560,032 Noninvasive multi-parameter patient monitor 6 2012
8,570,503 Heat sink for noninvasive medical sensor 1 2012
8,548,550 Optical sensor including disposable and reusable elements 10 2012
8,781,549 Noninvasive oximetry optical sensor including disposable and reusable elements 0 2012
8,754,776 Interference detector for patient monitor 0 2013
 
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8,219,172 System and method for creating a stable optical interface 0 2006
7,822,452 Method for data reduction and calibration of an OCT-based blood glucose monitor 72 2006
8,036,727 Methods for noninvasively measuring analyte levels in a subject 5 2006
8,204,566 Method and apparatus for monitoring blood constituent levels in biological tissue 1 2007
8,768,423 Multispot monitoring for use in optical coherence tomography 0 2009
8,571,617 Flowometry in optical coherence tomography for analyte level estimation 0 2009
8,306,596 Method for data reduction and calibration of an OCT-based physiological monitor 10 2010
8,548,549 Methods for noninvasively measuring analyte levels in a subject 0 2011
8,788,003 Monitoring blood constituent levels in biological tissue 0 2012
8,831,700 Apparatus and method for creating a stable optical interface 0 2012
 
MASIMO CORPORATION (6)
8,712,494 Reflective non-invasive sensor 0 2011
8,666,468 Patient monitor for determining microcirculation state 1 2011
8,740,792 Patient monitor capable of accounting for environmental conditions 0 2011
8,723,677 Patient safety system with automatically adjusting bed 0 2011
RE44823 Universal modular pulse oximeter probe for use with reusable and disposable patient attachment devices 0 2012
8,755,872 Patient monitoring system for indicating an abnormal condition 0 2012
 
Carcacor Laboratories, Inc. (1)
8,581,732 Noninvasive multi-parameter patient monitor 0 2012
 
Ceracor Laboratories, Inc. (1)
8,688,183 Emitter driver for noninvasive patient monitor 0 2010
 
COVIDIEN LP (1)
8,238,994 Adjusting parameters used in pulse oximetry analysis 0 2009
 
NELLCOR PURITAN BENNETT LLC (1)
8,506,498 Systems and methods using induced perturbation to determine physiological parameters 0 2008

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