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Mark Faust, James Marrs, Steve Cote: Device and method for insertion of a cannula of an infusion device. Smiths Medical ASD, Merchant & Gould P C, April 20, 2010: US07699807 (105 worldwide citation)

A device for inserting a cannula of a subcutaneous infusion device into a subcutaneous layer of skin of a patient. For example, some devices automatically retract a needle used to introduce the cannula of a subcutaneous infusion device into the subcutaneous layer of skin of a patient. The device can ...


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Thomas L Peterson, Michael L Blomquist: Drug pump systems and methods. Smiths Medical ASD, Merchant & Gould P C, February 2, 2010: US07654976 (94 worldwide citation)

A menu driven reprogrammable drug pump is provided with a memory, such as flash memory, a display, a keyboard, and a communications port to allow a generic pump to be programmed with a desired pump application (therapy) program and patient specific settings. Programming and data transfer with anothe ...


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John C Kulli: Needle tip protector. Smiths Medical ASD, Wood Herron & Evans, March 25, 2008: US07347838 (75 worldwide citation)

A needle tip protector (10, 10′) including a pair of apertured members (28, 30 or 28′, 30′) with spring arms (22, 24) urging the apertured members (28, 30 or 28′, 30′) out of alignment to create a barrier to a needle tip (16). A needle gripping U-shaped clip (81) may also provide a needle tip protec ...


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Michael Blomquist, Rhall E Pope: Correction factor testing using frequent blood glucose input. Smiths Medical ASD, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, June 8, 2010: US07734323 (51 worldwide citation)

An apparatus comprising a user interface configured to generate an electrical signal to begin determination of an effective correction factor when prompted by a user, an input configured to receive sampled blood glucose data of a patient that is obtained during a specified time duration, including a ...


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James Marrs, Mark Faust, Steve Cote: Subcutaneous infusion device and method. Smiths Medical ASD, Merchant & Gould P C, April 20, 2010: US07699808 (46 worldwide citation)

An infusion device including a site and a set for delivery of a substance to a patient. The site can include a cannula that is introduced into a subcutaneous layer of skin of the patient. The set can be coupled to the site by, for example, placing the set over the site and moving the set from an unl ...


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Frederick P Zecha Jr, Louis Woo: Medicament container with needle protection housing. Smiths Medical ASD, Louis Woo, November 30, 2004: US06824531 (46 worldwide citation)

A needle protective housing is fitted to the neck of a medicament container, for example a glass vial, that has a circumferential notch formed at a proximal portion of the neck. The needle protective device has a needle protective housing pivotally connected to a cup-shaped collar. The collar has a ...


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Lynn A Ziman: Medical coupling system. Smiths Medical ASD, Louis Woo, March 3, 2009: US07497484 (42 worldwide citation)

An adapter that bridges the connecting ends of a medication providing device and a fluid connector includes a housing shroud that is fitted at one end with a core and at its other end with an inner shroud. A catch hub is provided within the housing shroud to act against a flange at the core so as to ...


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Edward A Rhad, Mark Tsonton, Randy R Stephens, Malcolm L Russelburg: Catheter introducer assembly having safety shielded needle. Smiths Medical ASD, Wood Herron & Evans, December 4, 2007: US07303548 (41 worldwide citation)

An intravenous catheter introducer assembly having a safety feature to prevent accidental needle sticks. The introducer assembly includes a needle assembly having a groove disposed on its outer surface. The introducer includes a protector made of a hollow member having an open distal end and an inwa ...


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Michael L Blomquist: Programmable medical infusion pump displaying a banner. Smiths Medical ASD, Patterson Thuente Christensen Pedersen P A, August 21, 2012: US08250483 (40 worldwide citation)

A method of configuring a programmable pump for delivering an agent to a patient. The method comprises generating a user interface having a plurality of pages, at least one of the pages being a home page; retrieving at least one banner from memory; and displaying the retrieved at least one banner in ...


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Gail Beth Bynum, Mark Henry Faust, Jay Gregory Johnson, Clinton S Vilks, William H Harm: Pump with venting. Smiths Medical ASD, Patterson Thuente Christensen Pedersen P A, March 15, 2011: US07905859 (40 worldwide citation)

A medication pump includes a housing including an external wall and a plurality of internal adjoining housings, including a first housing enclosing a cartridge. The pump includes a primary vent for venting the medication pump to atmosphere, the primary vent including a primary liquid barrier allowin ...