04721113 is referenced by 15 patents and cites 11 patents.

A method of predicting the occurrence of deep vein thrombosis after a surgical procedure comprises monitoring changes in the internal diameter of a blood vessel using a non-invasive ultrasound technique. The frequency and magnitude of changes in vessel diameter are used to predict whether deep vein thrombosis will occur.

Title
Method of predicting the occurrence of deep vein thrombosis by non-invasive measurement of vessel diameter
Application Number
6/778589
Publication Number
4721113
Application Date
September 20, 1985
Publication Date
January 26, 1988
Inventor
John W Lachman
Philadelphia
PA, US
Philip D Alburger
Philadelphia
PA, US
Charles M Philips
Philadelphia
PA, US
Marvin C Ziskin
Philadelphia
PA, US
Gwendolyn J Stewart
Bala Cynwyd
PA, US
Agent
Seidel Gonda Goldhammer & Abbott
Assignee
Temple University of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education
PA, US
IPC
A61B 10/00
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