07011091 is referenced by 61 patents and cites 20 patents.

A ventilator supplies a plurality of volumes of fluid to a patient during a like plurality of inhalations by the patient. Each volume of fluid is supplied at an inspiratory positive airway pressure during a corresponding inhalation by the patient. A volume of fluid received by the patient is determined for each of the plurality of inhalations by the patient and an average volume of fluid received by the patient during each of the plurality of inhalations is determined. The average volume of fluid received by the patient during each inhalation is compared to a predetermined target volume and the inspiratory positive airway pressure each volume of fluid is supplied to the patient is adjusted as a function of the comparison.

Title
Average volume ventilation
Application Number
10/243016
Publication Number
7011091 (B2)
Application Date
September 13, 2002
Publication Date
March 14, 2006
Inventor
Winslow K Duff
Export
PA, US
Susan L Bann
Glenshaw
PA, US
Michael T Kane
Harrison CIty
PA, US
John Frank
Harrison City
PA, US
Michael H Kissel
Harrison City
PA, US
Peter D Hill
Monroeville
PA, US
Agent
Michael W Haas
Assignee
RIC Investments
DE, US
IPC
A62M 16/00
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