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Terry P Clemmer, Thomas D East IV, Alan H Morris, James F Orme Jr, George E Thomsen, C Jane Wallace, Lindell K Weaver, Mary R Suchyta: Method and system for patient monitoring and respiratory assistance control through mechanical ventilation by the use of deterministic protocols. IHC Health Services, Lloyd W Sadler, Daniel P McCarthy, November 21, 2000: US06148814 (156 worldwide citation)

A method and system for managing mechanical ventilation of patients with respiratory disorders is described. The main objective of the system is to generate executable instructions for patient care which take into account a large number of parameters of patient condition and ventilation. Data regard ...


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Peter J Haug, Spencer B Koehler, Lee M Christensen, Michael L Gundersen, Rudy E Van Bree: Probabilistic method for natural language processing and for encoding free-text data into a medical database by utilizing a Bayesian network to perform spell checking of words. IHC Health Services, Lloyd W Sadler, September 18, 2001: US06292771 (99 worldwide citation)

A natural language understanding system is described which provides for the generation of concept codes from free-text medical data. A probabilistic model of lexical semantics, in the preferred embodiment of the invention implemented by means of a Bayesian network, is used to determine the most prob ...


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Peter J Haug, Spencer B Koehler, Lee M Christensen, Michael L Gundersen, Rudy E Van Bree: Probabilistic system for natural language processing. IHC Health Services, Lloyd W Sadler, April 29, 2003: US06556964 (88 worldwide citation)

A natural language understanding system is described to provide generation of concept codes from free-text medical data. A probabilistic model of lexical semantics, is implemented by means of a Bayesian network, and is used to determine the most probable concept or meaning associated with a sentence ...


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Ruixia Zhou, Elizabeth H Hammond, Dennis L Parker: Method and system for multiple wavelength microscopy image analysis. IHC Health Services, Eleanor V Goodall, Mark G Sandbaken, March 24, 1998: US05732150 (71 worldwide citation)

A method and system for segmenting images of samples stained with two, three, or more stains accurately and reliably into multiple single-color images which represent the mass density of the stain at each position in the sample. The system includes a computer-controlled microscope and CCD camera, an ...


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Thomas D East IV, Jeffrey D Anderson, Ernest B Page: Servo lung simulator and related control method. IHC Health Services, Lloyd W Sadler, Eleanor V Goodall, Mark G Sanbaken, November 2, 1999: US05975748 (13 worldwide citation)

A computer-controlled servo lung simulator including a mechanical piston which simulates the mechanical properties of the human lung, chest wall and diaphragm. The computer control implemented in the invention includes methods for controlling the servo lung simulator to provide the simulation and co ...


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David John Steiner, Timothy Paul Hanna: Methods and systems for managing content dependency deployment. General Electric Company, IHC Health Services, Armstrong Teasdale, June 7, 2011: US07958485 (5 worldwide citation)

A method for managing electronic content includes obtaining the content and associating top level contents of the obtained content with a deployment set. The top level content includes content that is specified by a user for deployment. The method also includes determining all dependencies of depend ...


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Carlson Dr Rick, Evans Dr R Scott, Palmer Brent, Johnson Kyle, Flint Vrena B: Device alert system and method. Ihc Health Services, Carlson Dr Rick, Evans Dr R Scott, Palmer Brent, Johnson Kyle, Flint Vrena B, SOBELMAN Howard I, November 22, 2007: WO/2007/133279 (3 worldwide citation)

A system and method for providing a safety alert for a device is disclosed. The invention minimizes or prevents the affects of programming errors and/or provides enhanced alert information to a monitoring healthcare provider, wherein the alert information may relate to a potential safety concern. Th ...


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Steven W Graves, Craig Dan Thulin, Michael Sean Esplin: Serum proteomics system and associated methods. Brigham Young University, University of Utah Research Foundation, IHC Health Services, Gardner Groff Greenwald & Villanueva P C, October 8, 2013: US08552364 (1 worldwide citation)

Methods for proteomic analysis are provided. For example, in one aspect a method for identifying and sequencing a peptide may include fractionating a biological sample containing a peptide of interest to at least partially isolate the peptide, obtaining mass spectra of the peptide, and accelerating ...


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Wade Curtis Hadlock, Scott Price: Systems and methods for improving cache hit success rate using a split cache. General Electric Company, IHC Health Services, Hanley Flight and Zimmerman, November 5, 2013: US08577917 (1 worldwide citation)

Certain examples provide a clinical cache system for retrieval of varying clinical content. The system includes an input to include a request for a content item and one or more parameters associated with the content item. The system includes a metadata cache to store one or more sets of metadata rep ...


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Donna Shattuck, Deanna Russell, Victor Abkevich, Chris Neff, Lisa Cannon Albright, Nicola Camp: Depression gene. IHC Health Services, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, June 9, 2009: US07544475

The present invention relates generally to the field of human genetics. Specifically, the present invention relates to methods and materials used to isolate and detect a human depression predisposing gene, specifically the apoptotic protease activating factor 1 (APAF1) gene, some mutant alleles of w ...