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Cardiac roadmapping consists in correctly overlaying a vessel map sequence derived from an angiogram acquisition onto a fluoroscopy sequence used during PTCA...
System and method for treating dysphagia
Dysphagia of a subject (12) is treated. The treatment of dysphagia may include providing cues to the subject (12) that prompt the subject to swallow, and...
Image integration based registration and navigation for endoscopic surgery
A real-time tracking of surgical tools relative to a pre-operative surgical plan and intra-operative images involves an image-based registration and tool...
Method of processing tobacco leaves
The present invention relates to a method of processing whole tobacco leaves with stem, veins, and lamina material. The whole tobacco leaves are tipped, in...
LED tube for a LED bulb
Light therapy lamp
Trolley for medical purpose
LED retrofit lamp
The present invention relates to an LED lamp (1) adapted for operation with an alternating current. The LED retrofit lamp (1) comprises a LED unit (7, 7', 7'',...
Spectrum reallocation with prioritized schedule
A medical system includes one or more medical body area network (MBAN) systems. Each MBAN system including one or more MBAN devices which acquire and...
Personal security manager for ubiquitous patient monitoring
The present invention relates to a system and corresponding method for a secure end-to-end patient healthcare system which includes wireless medical sensors...
Light emitting device with reduced EPI stress
Elements are added to a light emitting device to reduce the stress within the light emitting device caused by thermal cycling. Alternatively, or additionally,...
Sealing compound and ceramic discharge vessel comprising such sealing
Disclosed is a lamp comprising a ceramic discharge vessel (3) with end parts (34) and with electrodes (4) which are connected to a respective external contact...
The invention describes a discharge lamp (1) comprising a quartz glass envelope (10), a discharge chamber (11) and a pair of electrodes (2), wherein an outer...
Visualization of a rendered multi-dimensional dataset
A method of visualization of a multi-dimensional dataset of data-elements involves a rendering process in which a display-value and an opacity value are...
Rendering a view from an image dataset
The invention relates to a rendering system (100) for rendering a view from an image dataset, the rendering system comprising a selecting unit (110) for...
Handling of datasets
A data handling system for handling multiple datasets is provided with an access module for accessing datasets of several categories and a connection module to...
Secure access to personal health records in emergency situations
A system including a server system, a user terminal and a hardware token, for providing secure access to a data record. The server system comprises storage...
Self-mixing interference device with wave guide structure
The proposed self-mixing interference device comprises a substrate (1) with an integrated optical wave guide structure (3), a semiconductor laser source (2)...
Determining a flow characteristic of an object being movable in an element
A sensor device (340) for determining a flow characteristic of an object (341) being movable in an element (342) comprises a light emitting unit (344)...
Three-dimensional analysis of lesions represented by image data
A system for three-dimensional analysis of lesions in image data is disclosed. It comprises a lesion detection subsystem (1) for detecting individual lesions...
Ultrasonic assessment of cardiac synchronicity and viability
An ultrasonic imaging system produces a sequence of images of the heart during a cardiac cycle. The images are analyzed to determine the motion, displacement,...
Smoking articles containing polymers of polycarboxylic acid esters
Disclosed is a smoking article containing a rod containing a smokable composition, an optional wrapper for the rod, and at least one polymer or oligomer...
Remote control unit
Light emitting device and system
Devices comprise first and second terminals (1,2) connected to first load circuits (21) comprising first light emitting diodes, and third and fourth terminals...
Network with subnets being connectable via bridge terminals
The present invention relates to the connection of subnets which operate on different frequency channels and are connected by wireless forwarder stations....
Method for communicating and radio station therefor
The present invention relates to a method for communicating between a primary station and a secondary station comprising (a) at the secondary station, upon...
Harmonic compensation circuit and method for an LED light unit
The present invention relates to a harmonic compensation circuit for compensating at least the third harmonic in the input current (I.sub.mains) drawn by an LED...
Photodiodes and fabrication thereof
A photodiode includes an anode (1202, 1302, 1402) and a cathode (1306, 1406) formed on a semiconductor substrate (402). A vertical electrode (702, 1314, 1414)...
Reconstruction for cone-beam computed tomography imaging with off-center
flat panel detector
Computed tomography (CT) reconstruction includes reconstructing an axially extended reconstructed image from a measured cone beam x-ray projection data set...
Reconstructing an object of interest
A system for generating a reconstruction of an object of interest comprises a shape model generator (1) for generating a shape model representing a shape of the...
Apparatus for being used for detecting a property of an object
The invention relates to an apparatus for being used for detecting a property of an object. An ultrasound signal providing unit (2) provides an ultrasound...
Organ-specific enhancement filter for robust segmentation of medical
An imager (10) and a reconstruction processor (12) generate an intensity image (14). A region containing a target volume is identified (20) and limited (24). A...
OLED device and an electronic circuit
An OLED device comprised of: an OLED means for generating light, two or more conductive elements adapted for conducting current, a first substrate for mounting...
System and method for controlling a shading device
The invention describes a system for controlling a shading device with a plurality of controllable shading elements. To provide a system for controlling a...
Carrying case for defibrillator with improved latch
A substantially rigid defibrillator carrying case having a hinged side, a latch disposed on a latch side opposite the hinged side, and a handle disposed on a...
Electric apparatus and a shaving apparatus
An electric apparatus comprises a housing (2) and a trimmer (3) for cutting hair. The trimmer (3) is carried by a trimmer supporting element (5) which is...
Respiratory patient interfaces
Various embodiments of respiratory patient interfaces that may be used to treat a variety of disorders involving upper airway obstruction, such as, without...
Flexible drive shaft for an eccentric weight-driven personal care
The appliance includes a DC motor (12) having a rotating output shaft (14). A flexible coupling member (22) is connected at one end to the output shaft, and at...
Method and apparatus for selecting differential input leads
An physiological data acquisition apparatus includes three or more leads, at least one AC current source, a switching mechanism structured to selectively couple...
Apparatus and method for influencing and/or detecting magnetic particles
The present invention relates to an MPI (Magnetic Particle Imaging) apparatus and a method for influencing and/or detecting magnetic particles in a field of...
Phase contrast imaging
X-ray devices for Phase Contrast Imaging (PCI) are often built up with the help of gratings. For large field-of-views (FOV), production cost and complexity of...
Electrically heated smoking system with internal or external heater
An electrically heated smoking system for receiving an aerosol forming substrate includes a heater for heating the substrate to form the aerosol. The heater...
Electronic device having an inductive receiver coil with ultra-thin
shielding layer and method
An electronic device (10,40) which is inductively powered or charged has a receiver coil (12) on which a metal object (24,42) can be placed without causing...
Lighting control device having a touch sensitive user interface
The present invention relates to a control device adapted to control properties of light emitted from a light source. The control device may comprise a...
Power ramping for RACH
The present invention relates to a method for requesting access to a resource, said method comprising a secondary station transmitting an access preamble to a...