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A medical fluid infusion system including: a fluid pathway for transporting a pulsatile flow of fluid; a dampening element in communication with the fluid pathway, the dampening element configured to actively dampen pressure fluctuations of the pulsatile flow to smoothen the pulsatile fluid flow, the dampening element operable in any orientation; and a fluid flow sensor disposed along the fluid pathway downstream of the dampening element to measure the flow rate of the smoothened fluid flow.

Title
Flow pulsatility dampening devices
Application Number
12/704214
Publication Number
8366667 (B2)
Application Date
February 11, 2010
Publication Date
February 5, 2013
Inventor
Gary Schultz
Libertyville
IL, US
Jorge DelCastillo
Des Plaines
IL, US
Richard Boyer
Evanston
IL, US
Rongsheng Lin
Buffalo Grove
IL, US
Georgios A Bertos
Chicago
IL, US
Reema A Bhagtani
Milwaukee
WI, US
Ramiro Castellanos
Waukesha
WI, US
William Chan
Pomfret Center
CT, US
Agent
K&L Gates
Assignee
Baxter Healthcare
CH
Baxter International
IL, US
IPC
A61M 31/00
A61M 1/00
A61M 37/00
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