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Apparatus, method and computer program means for data transport with
reduced power consumption during link idle...
The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for disconnecting a bias current circuitry (140) in a way that there is no bias current flowing anymore...
Housing with releasable locking element
The present invention relates to a housing (10) with at least one first and at least one second housing part (14, 16) and at least one locking element (26), the...
Apparatus and methods for external programming of processor of LED driver
External programming of at least one processor (30) of a LED driver (10). In a normal operation mode a first control input (22B/22C) of the LED driver (10) may...
Image projection apparatus and method
An image projection apparatus comprises a light projector (605) which projects an image onto a surface (603) of an object. A focussing processor (609) is...
Radiation therapy system with real time magnetic resonance monitoring
A radiation therapy system comprises: a radiation therapy subsystem (20, 22, 32) configured to perform radiation therapy by applying radiation pulses to a...
Defibrillator and method using limb leads for artifact free ECG
A defibrillator and method that uses ECG signals from limb lead electrodes for display and monitoring, even when a separate set of therapy pads are present at...
Patient interface assembly with improved stabilization
A patient interface assembly includes a support member having a central support portion and a pair of cheek mount supports coupled to the central portion. Each...
Respiratory mask with ribbed contacting surface
A patient interface device (8) for delivering a flow of breathing gas to an airway of a patient is provided that includes a patient contacting component (9, 90)...
Bent capillary tube aerosol generator
An apparatus for generating aerosol comprises a capillary tube comprising at least one bend, fluid inlets, and an outlet along the bend. The capillary tube is...
Assistance system for visually handicapped persons
An assistance system for visually handicapped persons with visual impairment in a part of their visual field includes body-worn sensors to inform them actively...
Controller definition of a robotic remote center of motion
A robotic surgical system employs a surgical instrument (20), a robot (40) for navigating the surgical instrument (20) relative to an anatomical region (10)...
Method of determining state variables and changes in state variables
The present invention relates to a method of determining physical, chemical and/or biological state variables, particularly substance concentrations,...
Electro-physiological measurement with reduced motion artifacts
An apparatus and method (4,5,6,7,2) for capacitive measurement of electrophysiological signals (1) suppresses or reduces motion artifacts by providing a...
The invention relates to a bio-medical electrode (100). In a preferred embodiment, an electrode interface comprises a top part (10) with an aperture and a...
Compact technique for visualization of physiological clinical and bedside
device data using fishbone...
A patient's vital sign measurements are displayed in a fishbone diagram defined by a horizontal line with a vertical line crossing it to form four compartments....
Automated identification of occlusion location in the cuprit coronary
A diagnostic ECG system analyzes lead traces for evidence of ST elevation in the lead signals. The pattern of ST elevation in leads having predetermined vantage...
Electrically heated smoking system comprising at least two units
An electrically heated smoking system is provided, including a secondary unit capable of receiving a smoking article having an aerosol-forming substrate. The...
Immobilized diluents for smoking articles
Immobilized diluents in a smoking article are provided, wherein diluents can be immobilized through absorption and/or adsorption of the diluents into...
Package with surface ornamentation
Configuring a network connected lighting system
A lighting system device for a pre-configured lighting system (111), wherein the lighting system device is coupled directly with at least one further lighting...
An illumination controller is provided. The illumination controller comprises a light sensor device having a first light sensor arrangement configured to sense...
Embedded lighting ceiling tiles with an adaptive ceiling luminance
The invention relates to a method for controlling a lighting system, wherein the lighting system comprises a plurality of light-emitting ceiling tiles and a...
Driver device and driving method for driving a load, in particular a light
The present invention relates to a driver device (10) for driving a load (14), in particular a light unit (14) having one or more light emitters, comprising...
Method for communicating and radio station therefor
The present invention relates to method for communicating between a primary station and a secondary station comprising (a) at the secondary station, upon...
Medical body area network (MBAN) with key-based control of spectrum usage
A medical body area network (MBAN) system (10) comprises network nodes (12, 14) intercommunicating via short range wireless communication. A primary user...
Light module, illumination system and method incorporating data in light
Proposed is a light module (110) comprising at least two primary light sources (111,112,113) capable of emitting a primary color light. This allows the light...
Shorts prevention in organic light-emitting diodes
An organic light emitting diode comprising a first electrode layer, a second electrode layer, a stack of functional layers, including an organic light-emitting...
Detection using transmission notification
A remote controller is arranged for selecting a light source among a plurality of light sources. The remote controller has an omnidirectional transmitter and is...
Delineation and/or correction of a smooth stiff line in connection with an
independent background image
A method includes displaying a background image on a display screen. The method further includes receiving, from an input device, a signal indicative of a free...
Layered two-dimensional projection generation and display
An imaging system (10) generates a layered reconstructed radiograph (LRR) (66) of a subject. The system (10) takes as input a three-dimensional (3D) or higher...
Iterative CT image reconstruction of a ROI with objects outside the scan
An image reconstruction apparatus and related method. The amount of out-field-of view material for a CT scanner (IMA) with a given field of view (FoV) in a bore...
Spatially corrected nuclear image reconstruction
A medical imaging system (5) includes one or more processors and a display device (36). The one or more processors are programmed to receive (60) a first image...
Temporal anatomical target tagging in angiograms
An image processing apparatus and method take as input a pre-op reference image (OP) and a stream (A) of angiographic images (A1-A3). Based on multiple...
Plausible reference curves for dynamic, contrast-enhanced imaging studies
A comprehensive strategy is used to determine valid reference time-concentration curves (TCCs) from image data. The image data corresponds to a series of image...
Multi-study medical image navigation
A medical image navigation system (2) includes a viewport module (4), a proximity module (26), a visualization module (28) and a matching module (34). The...
Concurrent display of medical images from different imaging modalities
The present invention relates to a method for use in the concurrent display of medical images from different imaging modalities. A system and a computer program...
The following generally relates to scaling irregularity maps based at least on one of a histogram bin width, an image noise or a contrast agent concentration. A...
Tissue surface roughness quantification based on image data and
determination of a presence of disease based...
Described herein is an approach to identify a presence (or absence) of a tissue disease based on a quantification of a roughness of a surface of the tissue...
Image processing apparatus and method for filtering an image
The present invention relates to an image processing apparatus for filtering an image. Said apparatus comprises an image input (3) for obtaining a first and a...
Projection data de-noising
This application describes an approach to filter, solely in the projection domain, correlated noise from (or de-noise) spectral/multi-energy projection data. As...
Hybrid point-based registration
A system (28, 32) generates an image registration map. The system (28, 32) includes one or more processors (32) which receive a first image and a second image....
Autonomous mobile robot and method for operating the same
An autonomous mobile robot is configured to move across a floor area in accordance with a floor covering strategy and includes: based on a topological map of...
Positron emission tomography and/or single photon emission tomography
An imaging system includes a magnetic resonance portion that produces an electric field and a second imaging portion, including a detector with a two...
Scintillator pack comprising an X-ray absorbing encapsulation and X-ray
detector array comprising such...
A scintillator pack (2) and a CT X-ray detector array (1) comprising such scintillator pack (2) are proposed. The scintillator pack (2) comprises an array of...
Spectral imaging detector
A method includes obtaining a photosensor substrate (236) having two opposing major surfaces. One of the two opposing major surfaces includes at least one...
Gamma radiation detection device
A gamma radiation detection device (1) includes a scintillator element (2) and an optical detector (3) in optical communication with the scintillator element...
Large-area scintillator element and radiation detectors and radiation
absorption event locating systems using same
A scintillator element (22) includes scintillator blocks (60) arranged to form an array, and transparent or translucent material (62) disposed between adjacent...
X-ray imaging with pixelated detector
The invention relates to a method and an imaging system (100) for generating X-ray images. The system (100) comprises at least one X-ray source, preferably an...
Analysis and control of aerosol flow
An aerosol generation system has a light source arrangement which provides signals at first and second wavelengths, and the detected light signals are recorded....
Full spectrum light emitting arrangement
A light emitting arrangement is provided, comprising:--a solid state light source (101) adapted to emit primary light (L1); and--a wavelength converting member...