06319200 is referenced by 52 patents and cites 33 patents.

The invention relates to a medical parameter monitoring device which allows the monitoring of a plurality of medical parameters from a remote location. The invention uses a central monitoring system which transmits and receives data parameters via RF from remote patient monitors. The monitoring systems utilizes a digital spread spectrum RF transceiver between the central monitoring system and the remote monitors. Forward error correcting, frequency hopping, and spread spectrum communications are employed to provide accurate trnsmission of data for a plurality of physiological parameters. Transmitted data can be automatically registered into storage int he central monitoring system.

Title
Method and system for remotely monitoring multiple medical parameters
Application Number
9/226055
Publication Number
6319200 (B1)
Application Date
January 5, 1999
Publication Date
November 20, 2001
Inventor
James L Reuss
Waukesha
WI, US
Brian Lewis Pate
Tampa
FL, US
Renee S DuBore
Wauwatosa
WI, US
Lawrence A Buyan
Greenfield
WI, US
Joseph Lai
Brookfield
WI, US
Agent
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren Norris & Rieselbach s c
US
Assignee
Criticare Systems
WI, US
IPC
A61B 5/00
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