medical electronics

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  1. ncbi A wireless power interface for rechargeable battery operated neural recording implants
    Pengfei Li
    Dept of Electr and Comput Eng, Florida Univ, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:6253-6. 2006
  2. pmc Bacteria classification using Cyranose 320 electronic nose
    Ritaban Dutta
    Division of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, United Kingdom
    Biomed Eng Online 1:4. 2002
  3. ncbi Toward a comparison of microelectrodes for acute and chronic recordings
    Matthew P Ward
    Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University, MJIS 2083, 206 S Martin Jischke Drive West Lafayette, IN 47907 USA
    Brain Res 1282:183-200. 2009
  4. ncbi Miniature motorized microdrive and commutator system for chronic neural recording in small animals
    M S Fee
    Biological Computation Research Department, Bell Laboratories, Rm 1C 463, 600 Mountain Avenue, Murray Hill, NJ 07974, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 112:83-94. 2001
  5. ncbi Micropower circuits for bidirectional wireless telemetry in neural recording applications
    Nathan M Neihart
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84112, USA
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 52:1950-9. 2005
  6. ncbi Ex vivo comparison of two electronic apex locators with different scales and frequencies
    D Hor
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Periodontology, Saarland University, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Int Endod J 38:855-9. 2005
  7. ncbi Implementation of radiotelemetry in a lab-in-a-pill format
    Erik A Johannessen
    Dept Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University of Glasgow, Rankine Building, 79 85 Oakfield Avenue, Glasgow G12 8LT, UK
    Lab Chip 6:39-45. 2006
  8. ncbi Rapid polarizing field cycling in magnetic resonance imaging
    Nathaniel I Matter
    Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 9510, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 25:84-93. 2006
  9. ncbi Linear and nonlinear equivalent circuit modeling of CMUTs
    Annette Lohfink
    Siemens AG, Corporate Technology, PS 8, 81730 Munich Germany
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:2163-72. 2005
  10. ncbi Finite-element analysis of capacitive micromachined ultrasonic transducers
    Goksen G Yaralioglu
    Ginzton Laboratory, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:2185-98. 2005

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Publications195 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi A wireless power interface for rechargeable battery operated neural recording implants
    Pengfei Li
    Dept of Electr and Comput Eng, Florida Univ, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:6253-6. 2006
    ..The circuits occupy 1.735 mm(2) with a power dissipation of 8.4 mW when delivering a load current of 1.5 mA at 4.1 V (or 6.15 mW) for an efficiency of 73%..
  2. pmc Bacteria classification using Cyranose 320 electronic nose
    Ritaban Dutta
    Division of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, United Kingdom
    Biomed Eng Online 1:4. 2002
    ..Gathered data were a very complex mixture of different chemical compounds...
  3. ncbi Toward a comparison of microelectrodes for acute and chronic recordings
    Matthew P Ward
    Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University, MJIS 2083, 206 S Martin Jischke Drive West Lafayette, IN 47907 USA
    Brain Res 1282:183-200. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi Miniature motorized microdrive and commutator system for chronic neural recording in small animals
    M S Fee
    Biological Computation Research Department, Bell Laboratories, Rm 1C 463, 600 Mountain Avenue, Murray Hill, NJ 07974, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 112:83-94. 2001
    ..We also describe a motorized commutator that actively tracks animal rotation based on a measurement of torque in the tether...
  5. ncbi Micropower circuits for bidirectional wireless telemetry in neural recording applications
    Nathan M Neihart
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84112, USA
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 52:1950-9. 2005
    ..Using a parasitic antenna less than 2 mm long, a received power level was measured to be -59.73 dBm at a distance of one meter...
  6. ncbi Ex vivo comparison of two electronic apex locators with different scales and frequencies
    D Hor
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Periodontology, Saarland University, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Int Endod J 38:855-9. 2005
    ..To compare ex vivo the accuracy of two impedance quotient apex locators with different scales and frequencies of the measuring circuit...
  7. ncbi Implementation of radiotelemetry in a lab-in-a-pill format
    Erik A Johannessen
    Dept Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University of Glasgow, Rankine Building, 79 85 Oakfield Avenue, Glasgow G12 8LT, UK
    Lab Chip 6:39-45. 2006
    ..We report on the implementation of this device, together with an initial study sampling from within the porcine GI tract, showing that measurements from the lab-on-a-pill, in situ, was within 90% of literature values...
  8. ncbi Rapid polarizing field cycling in magnetic resonance imaging
    Nathaniel I Matter
    Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 9510, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 25:84-93. 2006
    ..With our modular hardware design, we successfully ramp the 0.4-T polarizing coil of a wrist-sized PMRI scanner at up to 100 T/s without causing image artifacts or otherwise degrading data acquisition...
  9. ncbi Linear and nonlinear equivalent circuit modeling of CMUTs
    Annette Lohfink
    Siemens AG, Corporate Technology, PS 8, 81730 Munich Germany
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:2163-72. 2005
    ..The 1-D parameter model allows an easy description of the CMUT behavior in air and fluids and simplifies the investigation of wave propagation within the connecting fluid represented by FEM or transmission line matrix (TLM) models...
  10. ncbi Finite-element analysis of capacitive micromachined ultrasonic transducers
    Goksen G Yaralioglu
    Ginzton Laboratory, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:2185-98. 2005
    ..Our calculations revealed that the small signal transmit pressure was inversely proportional to the square root of gap height. We also compared FEM results with analytical and experimental results...
  11. ncbi A finite difference model for cMUT devices
    Dominique Certon
    LUSSI FRE CNRS 2448 GIP Ultrasons, 37032 Tours, France
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:2199-210. 2005
    ..Due to inhomogeneity of the tested element array and strong parasitic capacitance between cells, the maximum coupling coefficient value achieved was 0.27. Good agreement with theory was obtained for all findings...
  12. ncbi Optimization of the gain-bandwidth product of capacitive micromachined ultrasonic transducers
    Selim Olcum
    Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department, Bilkent University, Ankara Turkey
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:2211-9. 2005
    ..In particular, the effect of a shunt inductor in the gain-bandwidth product is investigated. Design tools are introduced, which are used to determine optimal dimensions of cMUTs with the specified frequency or gain response...
  13. ncbi Implantable biomimetic microelectronic systems design
    Wentai Liu
    Department of Electrical Engineering, University of California at Santa Cruz, 95064, USA
    IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 24:66-74. 2005
  14. ncbi Microelectronic packaging for retinal prostheses
    Damien C Rodger
    California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
    IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 24:52-7. 2005
  15. ncbi An implantable telemetry platform system for in vivo monitoring of physiological parameters
    Pietro Valdastri
    Scuola Superiore Sant Anna CRIM Laboratory, 34 56025 Pontedera, Pisa, Italy
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 8:271-8. 2004
    ..The design, fabrication, operation, packaging, and performance of the system are described in this paper. An in vivo pressure monitoring case study is described as well...
  16. ncbi Performance improvement of small gamma camera using NaI(Tl) plate and position sensitive photo-multiplier tubes
    Myung Hwan Jeong
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Kangnam Ku, Seoul, 135 710, Korea
    Phys Med Biol 49:4961-70. 2004
    ..This method also provides high spatial resolution and linearity, like array-type crystals do, while retaining the specific advantages of plate-type crystals...
  17. pmc A non-invasive method for gastrointestinal parameter monitoring
    Wen Xing Wang
    Institute of Precision Engineering and Intelligent Microsystem, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai 200030, China
    World J Gastroenterol 11:521-4. 2005
    ..To propose a new, non-invasive method for monitoring 24-h pressure, temperature and pH value in gastrointestinal tract...
  18. ncbi Auto-compensation of nonlinear influence of environmental parameters on the sensor characteristics using neural networks
    Jagdish Chandra Patra
    School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798
    ISA Trans 44:165-76. 2005
    ..0% for a wide temperature variation from 0 to 250 degrees C. A microcontroller unit-based implementation scheme is also proposed...
  19. ncbi A 1.48-mW low-phase-noise analog frequency modulator for wireless biotelemetry
    Pedram Mohseni
    Center for Wireless Integrated MicroSystems, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2122, USA
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 52:938-43. 2005
    ..25 m. Given a typical gain of approximately 40 dB for fully integrated front-end bioamplifiers, a wireless recording microsystem employing this VCO would be capable of detecting input biopotentials down to the submilivolt range...
  20. ncbi A programmable microsystem using system-on-chip for real-time biotelemetry
    Lei Wang
    Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering, University of Glasglow, Glasgow G12 8LT, UK
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 52:1251-60. 2005
    ..Trials in animal carcasses were carried out to show that the transmitter was as effective as a conventional RF device whilst consuming less power...
  21. ncbi Compact FPGA-based beamformer using oversampled 1-bit A/D converters
    Borislav Gueorguiev Tomov
    Center for Fast Ultrasound Imaging, Orsted, DTU, Technical University of Denmark, DK 2800 Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:870-80. 2005
    ..Simulation of the architecture at 140 MHz provides images with a dynamic range approaching 60 dB for an excitation frequency of 3 MHz...
  22. ncbi Ultrasound research scanner for real-time synthetic aperture data acquisition
    Jørgen Arendt Jensen
    Center for Fast Ultrasound Imaging, Orsted, DTU, Technical University of Denmark, DK 2800 Kgs Lyngby, Denmark
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:881-91. 2005
    ..The overall system concept is presented along with its implementation and examples of B-mode and in vivo synthetic aperture flow imaging...
  23. ncbi Accuracy of electronic apex locators in comparison to actual length--an in vivo study
    C Haffner
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Goethestrasse 70, D 80336 Munich, Germany
    J Dent 33:619-25. 2005
    ..The measurement precision of four electronic apex locators (Root ZX, Morita, Tokyo, Japan; Endy, Loser, Leverkusen, Germany; Justy II, Hager-Werken, Duisburg, Germany; Endox Lysis, Milan, Italy) was examined in the present in vivo study...
  24. ncbi Thin-film passive microcomponents for improved circuit performance
    Kevin D Christian
    AVX Corporation, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 29578 0867, USA
    Med Device Technol 15:35-7. 2004
    ..Today's electromedical applications demand miniaturisation, integration and improved signal integrity. This article describes techniques to help designers meet these objectives...
  25. ncbi Acoustic coupling in capacitive microfabricated ultrasonic transducers: modeling and experiments
    Alessandro Caronti
    Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettronica, Universita Roma Tre, Via della Vasca Navale 84, 00146 Roma, Italy
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:2220-34. 2005
    ..The good agreement found between finite element modeling (FEM) results and optical displacement measurements demonstrates that acoustic interactions through the liquid represent a major source of cross coupling in CMUTs...
  26. ncbi Design of a front-end integrated circuit for 3D acoustic imaging using 2D CMUT arrays
    Ihsan Ciçek
    Microelectronics Department, Faculty of Engineering, Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:2235-41. 2005
    ..8 microm, 50 V CMOS technology. The designed circuit is suitable for integration with CMUT arrays through flip-chip bonding and the CMUT-on-CMOS process...
  27. ncbi Capacitive micromachined ultrasonic transducers: fabrication technology
    Arif Sanli Ergun
    Edward L Ginzton Laboratory, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 4088, USA
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:2242-58. 2005
    ..Because the number of steps and consequent process time were reduced (from six-mask process to four-mask process), turn-around time was improved significantly...
  28. ncbi Low-power transceiver analog front-end circuits for bidirectional high data rate wireless telemetry in medical endoscopy applications
    Baoyong Chi
    Institute of Microelectronics, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 54:1291-9. 2007
    ..6 mA in transmitter mode with a power supply of 2.5 V. This paper shows the feasibility of achieving the analog performance required by the wireless endoscopy capsule system in 0.25 microm CMOS...
  29. ncbi Design and development of a novel automatic valve system for long-term catheterized urinary incontinence patients
    S M Lee
    Centre for Biomedical Engineering, Durham University, Durham, UK
    Proc Inst Mech Eng H 221:665-76. 2007
    ..28 m/s(-1) mJ(-1). The valve demonstrated outstanding mechanical reliability after a series of performance tests and also indicated remarkable encrustation resistance in the vicinity of the valve during an in-vitro test...
  30. ncbi Wireless platform for multi-channel analog measurements
    Sami Heinisuo
    Inst of Electron, Tampere Univ of Technol, Tampere, Finland
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:5908-11. 2006
    ..At this stage ECG measurements are done with one channel. Additional channels are available for example for other ECG channels, temperature or acceleration measurements...
  31. ncbi A dual band wireless power and data telemetry for retinal prosthesis
    Guoxing Wang
    Dept of Electr Eng, California Univ, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:4392-5. 2006
    ....
  32. ncbi ASIC Design for Wireless Surgical MEMS Device and Instrumentation
    Gary To
    Dept of Mech, Aerosp and Biomed Eng, Tennessee Univ, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:5892-5. 2006
    ..In this study, a chip is designed to process an array of microcantilever readout used in an intra-operative soft-tissue balancing instrument...
  33. ncbi A wideband wireless neural stimulation platform for high-density microelectrode arrays
    Frank B Myers
    Dept of Electr and Comput Eng, North Carolina State Univ, Raleigh, NC, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:4404-7. 2006
    ..Pulse-frequency modulated stimuli are generated in real-time based on a grayscale image from a webcam. These pulses are projected onto an 11x11 LED matrix that represents a 2D microelectrode array...
  34. ncbi Constant-current adjustable-waveform microstimulator for an implantable hybrid neural prosthesis
    Travis J Hassell
    Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2007:2436-9. 2007
    ..Hybrid prostheses could uniquely affect neural modulation with linear glutamate release at physiological amplitudes and frequencies...
  35. ncbi Capacitive micromachined ultrasonic transducers (CMUTs) with isolation posts
    Yongli Huang
    Kolo Technologies Inc, San Jose, CA, USA
    Ultrasonics 48:74-81. 2008
    ..bias voltage) and immersion (transmission and reception) indicate acoustic performance similar to that obtained from conventional CMUTs while no undesired side effects of this new design is observed...
  36. ncbi Feasibility of prosthetic posture sensing via injectable electronic modules
    Wei Tan
    A E Mann Institute, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng 15:295-309. 2007
    ....
  37. ncbi Laboratory investigation of microelectronics-based stimulators for large-scale suprachoroidal transretinal stimulation (STS)
    J Ohta
    Graduate School of Materials Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, 8916 5 Takayama, Ikoma, Nara 630 0101, Japan
    J Neural Eng 4:S85-91. 2007
    ..We also fabricated a simulator with 64 microchips that has 576 electrodes (9 electrodes in a microchip times 64 microchips)...
  38. ncbi Design, fabrication and characterization of a capacitive micromachined ultrasonic probe for medical imaging
    Giosue Caliano
    Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettronica, Universita Roma Tre, 00146 Roma, Italy
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:2259-69. 2005
    ....
  39. ncbi Dynamic analysis of capacitive micromachined ultrasonic transducers
    Baris Bayram
    Edward L Ginzton Laboratory, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 4088, USA
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:2270-5. 2005
    ..Thus, the model is useful for designing cMUTs that operate in regimes where membranes make contact with the substrate...
  40. ncbi Piezoelectric micromachined ultrasonic transducers based on PZT thin films
    Paul Muralt
    Ceramics Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology EPFL, CH 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:2276-88. 2005
    ..A transmit-receive experiment with two quasi-identical pMUTs was performed showing significant signal transmission up to a distance of 20 cm in air and 2 cm in the test liquid...
  41. ncbi Fabrication and characterization of piezoelectric micromachined ultrasonic transducers with thick composite PZT films
    Zhihong Wang
    Microelectronics Centre, School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:2289-97. 2005
    ..The pMUT arrays also have been demonstrated...
  42. ncbi Characterization of micromachined ultrasonic transducers using light diffraction tomography
    Monica Almqvist
    Department of Electrical Measurements, Lund Institute of Technology, Lund, Sweden
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:2298-302. 2005
    ..The results show that air-coupled cMUTs in the frequency range of about 1 MHz as well as the extreme near field of a miniaturized CW 10 MHz water-loaded transducer were successfully characterized with light diffraction tomography...
  43. ncbi Ex vivo accuracy of three electronic apex locators: Root ZX, Elements Diagnostic Unit and Apex Locator and ProPex
    G Plotino
    Department of Endodontics, School of Dentistry, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Int Endod J 39:408-14. 2006
    ..To compare ex vivo the accuracy of three electronic apex locators (EALs): Root ZX, Elements Diagnostic Unit and Apex Locator and ProPex...
  44. ncbi The fundamental operating principles of electronic root canal length measurement devices
    M H Nekoofar
    Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    Int Endod J 39:595-609. 2006
    ..The aim of this review was to clarify the fundamental operating principles of the different types of electronic systems that claim to measure canal length...
  45. ncbi Integrated optoelectronic probe including a vertical cavity surface emitting laser for laser Doppler perfusion monitoring
    Alexander N Serov
    University of Twente, 7500 AE Enschede, The Netherlands
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 53:2067-74. 2006
    ..For very low perfusion levels, the signal-to-noise ratio of the fiber-optic device is higher. This difference can mainly be attributed to the shorter coherence length of the VCSEL compared with the edge-emitting laser diode...
  46. ncbi Compact multileaf collimator for conformal and intensity modulated fast neutron therapy: electromechanical design and validation
    J B Farr
    Midwest Proton Radiotherapy Institute, Bloomington, Indiana 47408, USA
    Med Phys 33:3313-20. 2006
    ....
  47. ncbi Integration of 2D CMUT arrays with front-end electronics for volumetric ultrasound imaging
    Ira O Wygant
    Edward L Ginzton Laboratory, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 55:327-42. 2008
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  48. ncbi The electronic neutron/photon dosemeter PTB DOS-2002
    M Luszik-Bhadra
    Physikalisch Technische Bundesanstalt, Bundesallee 100, D 38116 Braunschweig, Germany
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 110:291-5. 2004
    ..It can be used in a wide temperature region from -20 degrees C to +50 degrees C, shows almost no interference in electromagetic fields but is still shock sensitive...
  49. ncbi DNA detection by integrable electronics
    C Guiducci
    DEIS, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Biosens Bioelectron 19:781-7. 2004
    ..The sensitivity, the reliability, and the reproducibility of this device have been evaluated by experiments performed with a (non-integrated) prototype implementation, easily integrable in IC and/or micro-fabricated lab-on-a-chip...
  50. ncbi An in vivo comparison of two frequency-based electronic apex locators
    Aaron R Welk
    Department of Endodontology, Oregon Health and Sciences University, School of Dentistry, Portland 97201, USA
    J Endod 29:497-500. 2003
    ..0001). The ability to locate the minor diameter (+/- 0.5 mm) was 90.7% for the Root ZX and 34.4% for the Endo Analyzer Model 8005...
  51. ncbi Implementation of multichannel sensors for remote biomedical measurements in a microsystems format
    Erik A Johannessen
    Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering, University of Glasgow, Rankine Building, Oakfield Avenue, Glasgow G12 8LT, UK
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 51:525-35. 2004
    ..The sensors were fabricated on two separate silicon chips located at the front end of the capsule. The robust nature of the pill makes it adaptable for use in a variety of environments related to biomedical and industrial applications...
  52. ncbi Digital CMOS sensor chips for media-isolated liquid flow sensing
    U Kanne
    Sensirion AG, Zurich, Switzerland
    Med Device Technol 14:16-8. 2003
    ..New digital sensor technology that comes from semiconductor engineering enables media-isolated and extremely precise measurement of small mass flows in medical devices. The capabilities and potential of this technology are described...
  53. ncbi Electronic determination of root canal length in primary teeth with and without root resorption
    J Mente
    Poliklinik für Zahnerhaltungskunde, Ruprecht Karls University, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int Endod J 35:447-52. 2002
    ..To test an electrical device for determining root canal length in primary teeth in vitro, and to compare it with the radiographic length measurement...
  54. ncbi Use of water-equivalent plastic scintillator for intravascular brachytherapy dosimetry
    M Geso
    School of Medical Sciences, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University, Bundoora, Australia
    Australas Phys Eng Sci Med 27:5-10. 2004
    ..The system described is particularly useful where measurement of actual dose rate in real time, a high level of stability and repeatability, portability, and immediate access to results are prime requirements...
  55. ncbi Characterisation of an electronic radon gas personal dosemeter
    M Gründel
    Institute of Physical Chemistry, Georg August University, Tammannstrasse 6, D 37077 Gottingen, Germany
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 107:287-92. 2003
    ..The diffusion behaviour of the radon gas into the measurement chamber, susceptibility to thoron, efficiency, influence of humidity, accuracy and the detection limit were checked...
  56. ncbi Miniature C-shaped transducers for chordae tendineae force measurements
    Sten Lyager Nielsen
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Skejby Sygehus, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Ann Biomed Eng 32:1050-7. 2004
    ....
  57. ncbi Microelectronic DNA assay for the detection of BRCA1 gene mutations
    Hua Chen
    NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA 94035 1000, USA
    Biomed Microdevices 6:55-60. 2004
    ..The assay is also highly specific, as the signal-to-noise ratio is much larger than recommended value (72.86 to 321.05 vs. 5) for homozygotes genotyping, and signal ratio close to the perfect value 1 for heterozygotes genotyping (1.04)...
  58. ncbi Microscale transport and sorting by kinesin molecular motors
    Lili Jia
    Department of Electrical Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Biomed Microdevices 6:67-74. 2004
    ..Finally, we inverted the geometry to demonstrate that kinesins can transport gold nanowires along surface immobilized microtubules, providing a model for nanoscale directed assembly...
  59. ncbi An automated optoelectronic reticulocyte counter
    K Kojima
    Department of Clinical and Laboratory Medicine, Osaka City, University Medical School, Japan
    Am J Clin Pathol 92:57-61. 1989
    ..The counter, R-1000 of Sysmex-TOA Medical Electronics Company, Kobe, Japan, is based on the principles of flow cytometry...
  60. ncbi Comparison of four hematology analyzers, CELL-DYN Sapphire, ADVIA 120, Coulter LH 750, and Sysmex XE-2100, in terms of clinical usefulness
    S H Kang
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Lab Hematol 30:480-6. 2008
    ..Tarrytown, NY, USA), Beckman Coulter LH 750 (Beckman Coulter, Miami, FL, USA), and Sysmex XE-2100 (TOA Medical Electronics Co., Kobe, Japan)...
  61. ncbi [A clinical evaluation of fetal wellbeing--based on fetal behavior with emphasis on conditions contributing to the dissociation of behavior]
    H Sakata
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo
    Nippon Sanka Fujinka Gakkai Zasshi 43:853-63. 1991
    The recent developments in Medical Electronics (M.E) have led to the possibility of noninvasive methods of evaluating conditions which previously were considered to be a "Black Box"...
  62. ncbi Effects of bacteria and yeast on WBC counting in three automated hematology counters
    Hye Ryoun Kim
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Chung Ang University College of Medicine, 65 207, 3 Ka Hangang Ro Yongsan Ku, Seoul, 140 757, South Korea
    Ann Hematol 87:557-62. 2008
    ..bacteria and yeast on peripheral blood samples by the ADVIA 120/2120 Hematology System, Sysmex XE-2100 (TOA Medical Electronics, Kobe, Japan) and Coulter LH 750 (Beckman Coulter, Miami, FL, USA). C. albicans, C. tropicalis, C...
  63. ncbi Effects of a wireless local area network (LAN) system, a telemetry system, and electrosurgical devices on medical devices in a hospital environment
    K S Tan
    Medical Devices Bureau, Therapeutic Products Programme, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Biomed Instrum Technol 34:115-8. 2000
    ..units, a Mini Doppler Model D900 (Huntleigh Healthcare Ltd) and a Ultrasonic Doppler Model 811 (Parks Medical Electronics, Inc.), were affected by the LAN system...
  64. ncbi Relationship between haemoglobin and haematocrit in the definition of anaemia
    Llorenç Quintó
    Centre de Salut Internacional, CSI, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Trop Med Int Health 11:1295-302. 2006
    ..Haematocrit (Hct) (%) is usually defined as three times the value of haemoglobin (Hgb) (g/dl), while the clinical definition of anaemia is related to either an abnormal Hct or Hgb value...
  65. ncbi [Comparison of an immature platelet fraction and reticulated platelet in liver cirrhosis]
    Hye Ryoun Kim
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Chung Ang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Lab Med 27:7-12. 2007
    ..In this study, we tried to compare the percentage of IPF (IPF) with that of RP (RP) in patients with liver cirrhosis (LC) and controls...
  66. ncbi Urine particles analysis: performance evaluation of Sysmex UF-1000i and comparison among urine flow cytometer, dipstick, and visual microscopic examination
    Tang Jiang
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, the First Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 71:30-7. 2011
    ..Our objective was to evaluate a newly invented urine flow cytometer, and select an optimal strategy for urinalysis in clinical practice...
  67. ncbi Evaluation of the Sysmex UF-100 urine cell analyzer as a screening test to reduce the need for urine cultures for community-acquired urinary tract infection
    Shine Young Kim
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, School of Medicine, Pusan National University, Pusan, Republic of Korea
    Am J Clin Pathol 128:922-5. 2007
    We evaluated the UF-100 flow cytometer (TOA Medical Electronics, Kobe, Japan) as a screening test for community-acquired urinary tract infection (UTI) to reduce the need for bacterial cultures...
  68. ncbi Effect of the hemoglobin-based oxygen carrier HBOC-201 on laboratory instrumentation: cobas integra, chiron blood gas analyzer 840, Sysmex SE-9000 and BCT
    A Wolthuis
    Laboratory for Clinical Chemistry and Hematology, Atrium Medisch Centrum Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Clin Chem Lab Med 37:71-6. 1999
    ..Chiron Diagnostics Corporation, East Walpole, MA, USA), routine hemocytometry analyzer (Sysmex SE-9000, TOA Medical Electronics Co Ltd...
  69. ncbi Amniotic fluid lamellar body count: cost-effective screening for fetal lung maturity
    P S Lewis
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University, Hutzel Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 93:387-91. 1999
    ..To create a highly specific cascade testing scheme for fetal lung maturity using the lamellar body count, lecithin/sphingomyelin ratio (L/S), and phosphatidylglycerol...
  70. ncbi Evaluation of the Sysmex UF-1000i for the diagnosis of urinary tract infection
    Jie Wang
    Dept of Laboratory Medicine, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
    Am J Clin Pathol 133:577-82. 2010
    ..We analyzed the Sysmex UF-1000i (TOA Medical Electronics, Kobe, Japan) for accuracy in identifying RBCs and WBCs, casts, bacteria, and epithelia...
  71. ncbi The natural history of the Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society from a modern perspective
    Jesus Requena-Carrion
    Department of Signal Theory and Communications, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spaina
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:1086-8. 2009
    ..history of Biomedical Engineering and the development of the IEEE EMBS since the inception of its predecessors, the AIEE Committee on Electrical Techniques in Medicine and Biology and the IRE Professional Group in Medical Electronics.
  72. ncbi [Three Cases of Pseudoeosinophilia Associated with Malaria Determined in the Sysmex XE-2100 Automated Hematology Analyzer.]
    G Bo Rae Park
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, College of Medicine, Chung Ang University, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Lab Med 26:77-80. 2006
    ..three cases of malaria that had thrombocytopenia and pseudoeosinophilia shown in the Sysmex XE-2100 (TOA Medical Electronics, Kobe, Japan) automated hematology analyzer...
  73. ncbi Potential GPRS 900/180-MHz and WCDMA 1900-MHz interference to medical devices
    Steve Iskra
    he Australian Centre for Bioeffects Research and Telstra Research Laboratories, Clayton, Victoria 3168, Australia
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 54:1858-66. 2007
    ..Our conclusion from this and a related study on consumer devices is that WCDMA handsets are unlikely to be a significant interference threat to medical electronics at typical separation distances.
  74. ncbi Meeting design challenges of ultralow-power system-on-chip technology
    Steve Morris
    Research and Development, Ultra Low Power Communications Division, Roborough, Plymouth, UK
    Med Device Technol 15:30-4. 2004
    ..New-generation battery-powered products are required to provide increasingly greater performance. This article examines technology solutions and design techniques that can be employed to achieve ultralow-power medical devices...
  75. ncbi Accuracy of the Justy II Apex locator in determining working length in simulated horizontal and vertical fractures
    M Azabal
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Odontology, Complutense University, Madrid, Spain
    Int Endod J 37:174-7. 2004
    ..To study the effectiveness of an electronic apex locator (EAL; Justy II; Yoshida Dentcraft, Tokyo, Japan) in locating simulated horizontal and vertical fractures in single roots...
  76. ncbi Platinum electrode noise in the ENG spectrum
    Xiao Liu
    Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University College London, Torrington Place, London, UK
    Med Biol Eng Comput 46:997-1003. 2008
    ..This differs from Ag/AgCl electrodes for which the interface noise has been reported to be higher than the thermal noise, and therefore calculation of the total noise will be more difficult...
  77. ncbi Safety evaluation of a Medical Device Data System
    Stephanie Liddle
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2012:5899-902. 2012
    ..We conducted a range of tests to confirm the safety of deploying BedMaster (Excel Medical Electronics, Jupiter FL, USA), which is third-party software sold expressly to provide electronic data extraction and ..
  78. ncbi Microfabrication in biology and medicine
    J Voldman
    Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Annu Rev Biomed Eng 1:401-25. 1999
    ..Herein, we describe microfabrication technology and its application to biology and medicine. We detail several classes of advantages conferred by microfabrication and how these advantages have been used to date...
  79. ncbi A software upgrade method for micro-electronics medical implants
    Yang Cao
    Engineerinig Mechanical Department, Tsinghua University, Beijing, PR China
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:5009-12. 2006
    ..This paper introduces the software upgrade method using in-application programming (IAP) and emphasizes how to insure the system, especially the implanted part's reliability and stability while upgrading...
  80. ncbi Dimensional change in muscle as a control signal for powered upper limb prostheses: a pilot study
    L P Kenney
    Department of Rehabilitation, University of Salford, UK
    Med Eng Phys 21:589-97. 1999
    ..1-0.3 mm, around 10% of the signal range. The principal problem encountered was the shift in signal with time and socket donning and doffing...
  81. ncbi Magnetic induction tomography: experimental realization
    A Korjenevsky
    Institute of Radio Engineering and Electronics of Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow
    Physiol Meas 21:89-94. 2000
    ..Measurements with saline filled phantoms having various spatial distributions of conductivity were carried out and images were reconstructed. The experiments have demonstrated the applicability of MIT for medical imaging and diagnostics...
  82. ncbi Subjective assessment of temporomandibular joint sounds
    J F Prinz
    Department of Anatomy, University of Hong Kong
    J Oral Rehabil 25:765-9. 1998
    ..It is therefore doubtful that the human ear can distinguish the reciprocal click associated with disc displacement with reduction from clicks due to defects of form on the basis of their relative position in the envelope of movement...
  83. ncbi Tracing an unhandled suspect lesion through a gamma probe
    R S Dâmaso
    Departamento de Engenharia Nuclear, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, and Hospital Mater Dei, Belo Horizonte, M G, Brazil
    Artif Organs 24:189-92. 2000
    ..A phantom model mimicking a breast was built in order to help in the calibration of the system. Earliest results in an external detection procedure using the model and a 0.3 ml tracer sample (7 MBq activity) are presented...
  84. ncbi A comparison between two electronic apex locators: an ex vivo investigation
    M Venturi
    Department of Dental Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Int Endod J 40:362-73. 2007
    ..To compare ex vivo the performance of the Apex Finder and the Root ZX apex locators, with and without irrigant, in canals having different diameters...
  85. ncbi Incorporating microfabrication in diagnostic instruments
    S Burnell
    Cambridge Consultants Ltd, UK
    Med Device Technol 17:31-4. 2006
    ..This article reviews some factors that have proved useful in the successful incorporation of microfabrication...
  86. ncbi Ex vivo evaluation of the accuracy of two electronic apex locators during root canal length determination in primary teeth
    M R Leonardo
    Department of Pediatric, Preventive and Community Dentistry, Ribeirao Preto School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Int Endod J 41:317-21. 2008
    ..To evaluate ex vivo the accuracy of two electronic apex locators during root canal length determination in primary incisor and molar teeth with different stages of physiological root resorption...
  87. ncbi MEMS for enhanced optical diagnostics in endoscopy
    Stephane R Chamot
    Microvision and Microdiagnostics Group, Advanced Photonics Laboratory, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland
    Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol 16:101-8. 2007
    ....
  88. ncbi Multiply charged carbon-ion production for medical application
    A Kitagawa
    National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Inage, Chiba, Japan
    Rev Sci Instrum 79:02C303. 2008
    ..We summarize our over 13 years of experience, and show the scope for further developments...
  89. ncbi Electronic tagging of surgical sponges to prevent their accidental retention
    Carl E Fabian
    Department of Radiology, University of Miami, FL, USA
    Surgery 137:298-301. 2005
    ..This work describes a different approach to this problem: tagging articles placed into the wound with markers able to be rapidly detected electronically...
  90. ncbi Distributed processing for features improvement in real-time portable medical devices
    Erwin John Saavedra Mercado
    Unidades Tecnológicas de Santander, Calle de los Estudiantes, No 9 82 Bucaramanga, Colombia
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2008:5935-8. 2008
    ..The following paper presents a multiprocessor architecture made from simple microcontrollers to provide an increase in processing performance, power consumption efficiency and lower cost...
  91. ncbi State of the art and challenges of time-of-flight PET
    Maurizio Conti
    Molecular Imaging, Siemens Healthcare, 810 Innovation Drive, Knoxville, TN 37932, USA
    Phys Med 25:1-11. 2009
    ....
  92. ncbi Promoting foot-leg movements in children with multiple disabilities through the use of support devices and technology for regulating contingent stimulation
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Cogn Process 8:279-83. 2007
    ..Data showed that both children had significant increases in foot-leg movements during the intervention phases. Implications of the data in terms of skill acquisition and further intervention prospects are discussed...
  93. pmc A quantitative skin impedance test to diagnose spinal cord injury
    Safak Sahir Karamehmetoglu
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa, Istanbul, 34098, Turkey
    Eur Spine J 18:972-7. 2009
    ..By assessing the experimental protocols and the validation results, the proposed method seemed to be a simple, objective, quantitative, non-invasive and non-expensive way of assessing SCI in such patients...
  94. pmc Electromyographic control of a hands-free electrolarynx using neck strap muscles
    Heather L Kubert
    Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Boston, MA, USA
    J Commun Disord 42:211-25. 2009
    ..Neck strap muscles have activation patterns capable of simple alaryngeal voice control without requiring RLN transfer...
  95. ncbi MEMSurgery: an integrated test-bed for vascular surgery
    D Ye
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Int J Med Robot 1:21-30. 2005
    ..5% to 80%. After a brief training period, the probability increases to 90%...
  96. ncbi Development of measuring system to measure standing pose of the foot using distributed triaxial force sensor
    Akimi Nishi
    Department of Mechnical Engineering, Doshisha University, Kyotanabe, Japan
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:1482-6. 2006
    ..The results of experiments show that the measuring system can measure the action force of the foot bottom as distribution information on force in three directions...
  97. ncbi HomeADL for adaptive ADL monitoring within smart homes
    Xin Hong
    Computer Science Research Institute, University of Ulster, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2008:3324-7. 2008
    ....
  98. ncbi The use of digital signal processors (DSPs) in real-time processing of multi-parametric bioelectronic signals
    Johann Ressler
    Technische Universitat Munchen, Heinz Nixdorf Lehrstuhl für Medizinische Elektronik, Munchen, Germany
    Biomed Tech (Berl) 52:143-8. 2007
    ....
  99. ncbi Evidence-based analysis of field testing of medical electrical equipment
    A G Taktak
    Dept Clinical Eng, R Liverpool Univ Hosp, UK
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:4078-80. 2006
    ..Although 61% of failures were attributed to the mains lead, only 50% of the respondents said that they had a management system in place for detachable mains leads...
  100. ncbi Otto Schmitt and the Archaeus Project. Adventures in the anomalous
    Dennis Stillings
    Archaeus Project, Hawaii
    IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 23:57-9. 2004
  101. ncbi Real time measurement of RR intervals using a digital signal processor
    A C Buttfield
    Clinical Engineering Northwestern Medical Physics, Withington Hospital, Manchester M20 2LR, UK
    J Med Eng Technol 29:8-13. 2005
    ..The high processing speed of a DSP has proved ideal for accurate RR interval measurement. The system is described and test results with various signal to noise ratios and different types of noise are presented...

Research Grants62

  1. On-line, Near-infrared Urea Sensor for Hemodialysis
    JONATHON OLESBERG; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Calibration models will be generated for urea and other analytes. Sensor operation will then be validated in the clinical setting. ..
  2. Continuous Glucose Monitoring with Graphene-Based Disposable Wireless Sensors
    GARY D HAVEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME) and the University of Minnesota propose to develop a new graphene based continuous glucose monitor with passive wireless readout capability and ..
  3. Survey and Test Platform for Use in Underserved Populations
    Gislin Dagnelie; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..the acronym "Survey and Test Platform for use in Underserved Populations, Phase II (STeP- UP2)," Advanced Medical Electronics Corp, in collaboration with the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and several secondary partners, ..
  4. Ambulatory Cardiac Monitor to Address Heart Disease in American Indian Population
    KEVIN M KRAMER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Advanced Medical Electronics proposes to develop an ultra low power wireless electrocardiograph sensor for use in ambulatory electrocardiographs (ECGs)...
  5. Home Pediatric Critical Care Intervention to Reduce Hospitalization
    DANIEL S HEDIN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME) proposes to develop a tool for pulmonologists and respiratory therapists specifically designed for the care of home ventilator-dependent pediatric ..
  6. Gaze Steered Microphone Array for Understanding Speech in Noisy Areas
    GARY D HAVEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Advanced Medical Electronics (AME) proposes a wireless hearing aid accessory that utilizes gaze tracking of the hearing aid user's eyes by a smartphone's front facing camera to ..
  7. Head Tracking Hearing Aid for Automatic Source Switching
    PAUL L GIBSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Advanced Medical Electronics proposes to develop an advanced wireless hearing aid that tracks user head movements and provides automatic audio source switching based on user focus...
  8. Multimicrophone Adaptive Array Augmented with Visual Cueing
    KEVIN M KRAMER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME) proposes to develop a smartphone-based adaptive audiovisual array that enables hearing aid users to converse with multiple speakers in reverberant ..
  9. Survey and Test Platform for Use in Underserved Populations
    Gislin Dagnelie; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Advanced Medical Electronics Corp, in collaboration with the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, proposes to develop a hardware/software platform suitable for administering a variety of ..
  10. Multimicrophone Adaptive Array Augmented with Visual Cueing
    KEVIN M KRAMER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME) proposes to develop a smartphone-based audiovisual array that enables hearing aid users to converse with multiple speakers in reverberant environments ..
  11. Calibration Tools For PC-Based Vision Assessment
    Gislin Dagnelie; Fiscal Year: 2006
    unreadable] DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In this phase I STTR, Advanced Medical Electronics Corp...
  12. PCMCIA ECG MONITOR FOR HANDHELD COMPUTERS
    Gary Havey; Fiscal Year: 1999
    Under this phase II SBIR, Advanced Medical Electronics Inc. will complete the development and testing of two models of ECG PCMCIA cards...
  13. Ambulatory Sternal Skin Conductance Recording Tool
    Gary Havey; Fiscal Year: 2005
    Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation proposes to develop a small, light-weight ambulatory sternal skin conductance measurement and recording tool for monitoring hot flashes in research studies...
  14. Novel System for EMG Instrumentation
    DANIEL HEDIN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME) proposes to develop a 16 node wireless surface electro-myography (EMG) system, including a custom integrated circuit (IC), for research and clinical applications...
  15. Novel System for EMG Instrumentation
    DANIEL HEDIN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME) proposes to develop wireless electromyography (EMG) integrated circuits (ICs) for research and clinical applications in neurological pathologies, such as pediatric cerebral palsy, Parkinson'..
  16. SLEEP DIAGNOSTIC DEVICE WITH WIRELESS INTERNET INTERFACE
    Paul Gibson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    DESCRIPTION: (Applicant's abstract) Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME) proposes to develop a wearable sleep diagnostic device that allows frequent signal quality checks through an embedded cellular telephone wireless ..
  17. UNCOOLED MICROBOLOMETER BASED INFRARED IMAGING
    Gary Havey; Fiscal Year: 2000
    Advanced Medical Electronics corporation proposes to apply recently commercialized microbolometer based uncooled infrared (thermal) imaging arrays in a head-worn camera/viewer system for use in medical applications...
  18. BODY WORN WIRE FREE MICRO RECORDING SLEEP SENSORS
    GREG SEIFERT; Fiscal Year: 1999
    Advanced Medical Electronics (AME) proposes a Phase I Grant to develop a sensor system for sleep disorder monitoring that utilizes multiple, self- contained wirefree sensor modules - micro-recorders...
  19. Self-Reported Menopausal Symptomatology and Wireless Skin Conductance Recorder
    Gary Havey; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME) will collaborate with clinical investigators at the Mayo Clinic experienced in the use of ..
  20. Wearable Infrared Augmented Reality Viewing System
    Gary Havey; Fiscal Year: 2001
    DESCRIPTION (Provided by Applicant): Advanced Medical Electronics (AME) proposes to demonstrate the feasibility of using infrared (IR) microbolometer imaging technology in a wearable infrared augmented reality viewing system for use by ..
  21. Germicidal UV Occupational Exposure Personal Monitoring
    Gary Havey; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Advanced Medical Electronics will be developing the UV detector and the wearable recording electronics...
  22. DEVELOPMENT OF A FLEXIBLE INFRARED IMAGING ENDOSCOPE
    Gary Havey; Fiscal Year: 2000
    Advanced Medical Electronics (AME) proposes to demonstrate the feasibility of using infrared (IR) microbolometer imaging technology on the distal tip of a flexible endoscope to accurately measure internal temperatures during surgical ..
  23. Wireless Home Patient Management Internet Appliance
    Paul Gibson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME) proposes to develop a self-discovering wireless connectivity network for medical devices used in the home...
  24. Portable EEG Recorder for Household Surveys
    DANIEL HEDIN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    unreadable] DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME) proposes to develop a miniature portable electroencephalograph (EEG) recorder that can be easily used in the home to collect data for ..
  25. Wireless Home Patient-Management Internet Appliances
    Paul Gibson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME) proposes to develop a self-discovering wireless connectivity network for medical devices used in the home...
  26. Home Pediatric Critical Care Intervention to Reduce Hospitalization
    DANIEL HEDIN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    unreadable] DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME) proposes to develop a tool for pulmonologists and respiratory therapists specifically designed for the care of home ventilator-dependant ..
  27. Implantable DC Ablation Device for Tumor Therapy
    GREG SEIFERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    Advanced Medical Electronics (AME) proposes to develop a prototype implantable direct-current (DC) ablation device for treating solid cancerous tumors...
  28. Polysomnograph on a Chip
    Kevin Kramer; Fiscal Year: 2001
    Advanced Medical Electronics (AME) proposes to develop a full- featured polysomnograph system on an integrated circuit (IC)...
  29. A SELF-DISCOVERING WIRELESS NETWORK FOR MEDICAL DEVICES
    Kevin Kramer; Fiscal Year: 2003
    Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME) proposes to implement a self-discovering wireless connectivity network for portable medical devices used in emergency applications...
  30. SLEEP STUDY SENSORS WITH EMBEDDED WIRELESS LINKS
    Gary Havey; Fiscal Year: 2000
    DESCRIPTION: (Adapted from the Investigator's Abstract) Advanced Medical Electronics (AME) proposes to develop completely wireless sleep sensors that communicate with a receiver over an advanced reflected backscatter digital radio ..
  31. DEVELOPMENT OF A FLEXIBLE INFRARED IMAGING ENDOSCOPE
    Gary Havey; Fiscal Year: 2005
    Advanced Medical Electronics (AME) proposes to develop a flexible infrared microbolometer based endoscope for use during surgical heat treatments to accurately measure tissue temperatures...
  32. SLEEP STUDY MONITORING OVER THE INTERNET
    GREG SEIFERT; Fiscal Year: 2000
    Advanced Medical Electronics (AME) proposes to demonstrate the feasibility of sending encrypted polysomnograph signals and infrared images from a remote sleep study site to a central sleep lab...
  33. SLEEP DIAGNOSTIC DEVICE WITH WIRELESS INTERNET INTERFACE
    GREGORY SEIFERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    Advanced Medical Electronics (AME) proposes to develop a wearable sleep diagnostic device for use outside of a traditional sleep laboratory that uses new cellular smart phone technology to send sensor signals over the Internet to a ..
  34. Infrared Augmented Reality Viewing System
    Gary Havey; Fiscal Year: 2005
    Advanced Medical Electronics (AME) proposes to develop a combination infrared/visible light sensing augmented reality endoscope...
  35. Wireless System-on-a-Chip EEG IC For Animal Studies
    Kevin Kramer; Fiscal Year: 2005
    Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME) proposes to develop a wireless system-on-a-chip (SOC) electroencephalograph (EEG) integrated circuit (IC) for use in small animal studies...
  36. A SELF-DISCOVERING WIRELESS NETWORK FOR MEDICAL DEVICES
    Paul Gibson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    DESCRIPTION (Applicant's abstract verbatim): Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME) proposes to implement a self-discovering wireless connectivity network for portable medical devices used in emergency applications...
  37. Polysomnograph on a Chip
    Kevin Kramer; Fiscal Year: 2005
    Advanced Medical Electronics (AME) proposes to develop a full-featured polysomnograph system on an integrated circuit (IC)...
  38. Regulatory Approval Program for Sleep Study Sensors with Embedded Wireless Links
    Kevin Kramer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Advanced Medical Electronics (AME) completed in June of 2005 a phase II NIMH SBIR developing sleep sensors with embedded wireless links...
  39. Indoor Magnetic Wayfinding For The Visually Impaired
    Gary Havey; Fiscal Year: 2006
    Advanced Medical Electronics (AME) proposes the development of an indoor way-finding device utilizing the unique magnetic anomaly patterns that exist in modern, man-made structures...
  40. Ambulatory Real Time High Channel Count Electroencephalograph
    Kevin Kramer; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Advanced Medical Electronics Corp...
  41. Bladder and Sphincter Control after Spinal Cord Injury
    Changfeng Tai; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  42. Effectiveness of TENS on Hyperalgesia, Pain with Movement, and Function After TKR
    Barbara Rakel; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..By improving functional status, older adults can retain independence and possibly reduce their health care utilization and costs. ..
  43. Long-term Ambulatory Gait Monitor for Parkinson's Disease
    Steven Moore; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  44. Locomotion Control by Lumbar Spinal Cord Stimulation
    Changfeng Tai; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The proposed studies will not only improve our understanding of locomotion control in lumbar spinal cord but also benefit SCI patients. ..
  45. ECI Conference on Engineering Cell Biology II - The Cell in Context
    Linda Griffith; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This conference will also emphasize translation of basic research into industry application in tissue engineering and drug development. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  46. Antidepressant & Behavioral Adherence Intervention for Depressed HIV Patients
    Glenn Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  47. OPTIMIZING ADHERENCE AND GLYCEMIA IN YOUTH WITH NEW IDDM
    Lori Laffel; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  48. ADHERENCE TO HAART IN THE CONTEXT OF DRUG ABUSE
    Glenn Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  49. FEATURES OF STIMULATION IMPORTANT FOR ELECTRICAL HEARING
    BRYAN PFINGST; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  50. FUNCTIONAL EFFECTS OF DEAFNESS AND NEURAL STIMULATION
    BRYAN PFINGST; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  51. ORGANIZATION OF EXTRASTRIATE VISUAL CORTEX
    Helen Sherk; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The hypothesis is that interruption of transmission of visual cortical information to cerebellum will cause a substantial increase in visually-guided stepping errors. ..
  52. Training Grant in Diabetes for Pediatric Endocrinologis*
    Lori Laffel; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We have demonstrated the ability to attract highly qualified candidates to our training program and look forward to meeting the challenge of training and developing successful pediatric endocrinologists in diabetes research. ..
  53. Pulsed Electron Avalanche Knife: Intraocular Microsurg.
    Daniel Palanker; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The low cost and small size of this system combined with high precision, reliability and versatility should allow for a widespread acceptance into operating practice. ..
  54. Home HF Care Comparing Patient-Driven Technology Models
    Lee Goldberg; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  55. MATURATION, HYPOXIA AND AFFERENT FEEDBACK ON RESPIRATION
    Metin Akay; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This will be applied to piglets at advancing postnatal ages during eupnea, before and after vagotomy, hypercapnia and hypoxic gasping, in the presence and absence of chemodenervation. ..
  56. BIOENGINEERED POLYMERS FOR PARSING CELL RESPONSES
    Linda Griffith; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This project focuses on cells that generate the supporting stroma and vasculature. Such a repair promoting scaffold would be of value to patients with non-healing wounds, traumatic or otherwise, and tissue deficits. ..
  57. MULTIPLE SITE OPTICAL RECORDING OF MEMBRANE POTENTIAL
    BRIAN SALZBERG; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  58. Inferring Cortical Feed-Forward and Feedback Processes with Human Neuroimaging
    SEPPO AHLFORS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..It could lead to a better understanding of the neural mechanisms underlying cognitive functions, as well as to potential applications for revealing mechanisms of neural disorders. ..
  59. Phase resetting using DC stimulation for seizure blockage
    Ivan Osorio; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..3B. The significant advances made in the control of fatal arrhythmias are in part attributable to the use by cardiologists of phase resetting as an investigative and therapeutic tool. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  60. Career Development in Diabetes for Pediatric Endocrinolo
    Lori Laffel; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  61. Third International Neural Engineering Conference 2007
    Metin Akay; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..