07637892 is referenced by 18 patents and cites 170 patents.

An implantable infusion pump system is disclosed. The pump system preferably includes an implantable pump and a removable module. The module may provide for varying flow rates of fluid being dispensed from the pump or may provide for a constant flow rate of such fluid. In the case of varying flow rate capabilities, the module preferably includes one or more sensors to determine information relating to the flow rate, electronics for analyzing the flow rate information, and a mechanism for physically altering the flow rate. Methods of dispensing a medicament to a patient are also disclosed, as are variations of the pump system.

Title
Variable flow infusion pump system
Application Number
11/601586
Publication Number
7637892 (B2)
Application Date
November 17, 2006
Publication Date
December 29, 2009
Inventor
Sidney David
Livingston
NJ, US
David Saar
Titusville
NJ, US
Klaus G Lederer
Naples
FL, US
Frank Wallmann
Pfungstadt
DE
Bernd Steinbach
Friedberg
DE
Agent
Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik
Assignee
Palyon Medical
VG
IPC
A61M 37/00
A61M 1/00
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