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James D Causey III, Richard E Purvis, James Henke: Handheld personal data assistant (PDA) with a medical device and method of using the same. Medtronic MiniMed, Medtronic MiniMed, May 6, 2003: US06558320 (1262 worldwide citation)

A medical device module for use in a system with a personal data assistant (PDA) with at least one medical device includes a housing, at least one medical device and a processor. The housing is adapted to couple with the PDA. The at least one medical device interface is coupled to the housing for in ...


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Peter C Lord, Fredric C Coleman: Closed loop infusion pump system with removable glucose sensor. Minimed, Kelly Bauersfeld & Lowry, October 29, 1996: US05569186 (1169 worldwide citation)

An infusion pump system includes a removable in vivo glucose sensor for monitoring glucose concentration level in a patient, and for signaling an infusion pump to deliver a selected medication such as insulin to a patient. The glucose sensor comprises a sensor cable for placement through a catheter ...


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James D Causey III, Richard E Purvis, James L Henke: Handheld personal data assistant (PDA) with a medical device and method of using the same. Medtronic MiniMed, Medtronic MiniMed, November 4, 2003: US06641533 (1133 worldwide citation)

A medical device module for use in a system with a remote programmer and/or a personal data assistant (PDA) with at least one medical device includes a housing, at least one medical device and a processor. The housing is adapted to couple with the PDA. The at least one medical device interface is co ...


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Peter C Lord, William P Van Antwerp, John J Mastrototaro, Paul S Cheney II, Nannette M Schnabel: Transcutaneous sensor insertion set. MiniMed, Kelly Bauersfeld & Lowry, February 21, 1995: US05390671 (1100 worldwide citation)

An insertion set is provided for transcutaneous placement of a sensor such as a glucose sensor at a selected site within the body of a patient. The insertion set comprises a slotted insertion needle extending through a mounting base adapted for mounting onto the patient's skin. A flexible thin film ...


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Paul S Cheney II, William P Van Antwerp: Method of fabricating thin film sensors. MiniMed, Kelly Bauersfeld & Lowry, February 21, 1995: US05391250 (1086 worldwide citation)

An improved method is provided for making thin film electrochemical sensors, such as subcutaneous glucose sensors used to monitor blood glucose levels in a diabetic patient. The fabrication method comprises placing a thin film base layer of insulative material onto a rigid flat substrate, with a cur ...


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Garry M Steil, Kerstin Rebrin, Paul V Goode Jr, John J Mastrototaro, Richard E Purvis, William P Van Antwerp, John J Shin, Cary D Talbot: Closed loop system for controlling insulin infusion. Medtronic MiniMed, Medtronic MiniMed, May 6, 2003: US06558351 (1083 worldwide citation)

A closed loop infusion system controls the rate that fluid is infused into the body of a user. The closed loop infusion system includes a sensor system, a controller, and a delivery system. The sensor system includes a sensor for monitoring a condition of the user. The sensor produces a sensor signa ...


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Edgardo C Halili, John J Mastrototaro: Transcutaneous sensor insertion set. MiniMed, Kelly Bauersfeld & Lowry, December 24, 1996: US05586553 (1044 worldwide citation)

An insertion set is provided for transcutaneous placement of a sensor such as a glucose sensor at a selected site within the body of a patient. The insertion set comprises a slotted insertion needle extending through a mounting base adapted for mounting onto the patient's skin. A flexible thin film ...


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Alfred E Mann, Richard E Purvis, John J Mastrototaro, James D Causey, James Henke, Peter Hong, John H Livingston, Clifford W Hague, Brad T Hite: Telemetered characteristic monitor system and method of using the same. Medtronic MiniMed, Medtronic MiniMed, October 26, 2004: US06809653 (1012 worldwide citation)

A telemetered characteristic monitor system includes a remotely located data receiving device, a sensor for producing signal indicative of a characteristic of a user, and a transmitter device. The transmitter device includes a housing, a sensor connector, a processor, and a transmitter. The transmit ...


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James D Causey III, Paul H Kovelman, Richard E Purvis, John J Mastrototaro: Analyte sensor and holter-type monitor system and method of using the same. MiniMed, MiniMed, June 19, 2001: US06248067 (956 worldwide citation)

A Holter-type monitor system includes a remotely located data receiving device, an analyte sensor for producing signal indicative of a characteristic of a user, and a Holter-type recording device. The Holter-type recording device includes a housing, a sensor connector, a processor, and a data port. ...


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Alfred E Mann, James D Causey III, Alan Haubach, Luis J Malave, John Livingston, Cliff Hague, Chad Srisathapat, Jay Yonemoto, Deborah Ruppert, Dennis P Bishop, Adrian Gut, Bob Murtfeldt: External infusion device with remote programming, bolus estimator and/or vibration alarm capabilities. Medtronic MiniMed, Medtronic MiniMed, April 11, 2006: US07025743 (860 worldwide citation)

An infusion system for infusing a liquid into a body includes an external infusion device and a remote commander. The external infusion device includes a housing, a receiver, a processor and an indication device. The receiver is coupled to the housing and for receiving remotely generated commands. T ...