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Robert Senzig
Thomas L Toth, Robert F Senzig, Stanley H Fox, Robert Harry Armstrong: System and method of medical imaging having default noise index override capability. General Electric Company, Ziolkowski Patent Solutions Group SC, Michael A Della Penna, Carl B Horton, June 7, 2005: US06904127 (10 worldwide citation)

A system and method of medical imaging is designed to reduce a patient's X-ray exposure during scanning. The system automatically generates a default noise index from a received set of scan parameter values that specifies a desired tube current of an X-ray source to use during the scanning of a pati ...


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Scott J Carter, Edward L Flanders, Stephen E Hannah: Wireless LAN architecture for integrated time-critical and non-time-critical services within medical facilities. GE Medical Systems Information Technologies, Peter J Vogel, Michael A Della Penna, Foley & Lardner, December 9, 2003: US06659947 (230 worldwide citation)

A wireless local area network (WLAN) system comprises multiple access points that are distributed throughout a medical facility to provide wireless access to a hardwired network. The access points implement multiple WLAN protocols, including a realtime protocol for realtime patient monitoring (telem ...


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Brian D Lounsberry, Jonathan R Schmidt, Stephen W Gravelle, Michael S Idelchik, James S Shepard: Method and apparatus for remotely configuring and servicing a field replaceable unit in a medical diagnostic system. General Electric Company, Peter J Vogel, Michael A Della Penna, Foley & Lardner, December 4, 2001: US06325540 (136 worldwide citation)

A method for remotely configuring and servicing a field replaceable unit associated with a medical diagnostic system includes establishing a communication connection between the medical diagnostic system and a remote facility, communicating identification information from an electronic device couple ...


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Winnie C Durbin, John L Schmidt, David Precord, Michael Minogue, Geoffrey Christanday, Esmeraldo Davantes, Bobby Keen: Method and system to grant access to software options resident on a medical imaging device. GE Medical Technology Services, Ziolkowski Patent Solutions Group SC, Michael A Della Penna, Carl B Horton, May 15, 2007: US07219222 (98 worldwide citation)

A system and method are provided that remotely grants limited access and permits use of resident software options in accordance with terms consistent with an access grant. The invention includes receiving an access request from a user to access a software option resident in memory of a device, deter ...


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William J Balloni, Kristine L Gould, Yawar Murad, Bipin Salunkhe: Apparatus and method for just-in-time localization image acquisition. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Peter J Vogel, Michael A Della Penna, Foley & Lardner, April 20, 2004: US06725077 (93 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing a “just-in-time” localizer image of an object of interest from which a high resolution image can be based is disclosed herein. The “just-in-time” localizer image is acquired based on at least one of a default localizer image of the object of interest, a precursor ...


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Kun Zhang, Karamjeet Singh, William G Blair, Winnie C Durbin, Michael R Minogue: Method and system to automatically activate software options upon initialization of a device. General Electric Company, Michael A Della Penna, Carl B Horton, Ziolkowski Patent Solutions Group, December 7, 2004: US06829704 (75 worldwide citation)

A system and method are provided for activating inactive software options pre-installed on a device upon initialization of the device and thereby preventing installation during device operation. The invention includes receiving a request from a user at a centralized facility for access to an inactiv ...


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Brian D Lounsberry, Jonathan R Schmidt, Stephen W Gravelle, Michael S Idelchik, James S Shepard: Method and apparatus for configuring and monitoring a system unit in a medical diagnostic system. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Peter J Vogel, Michael A Della Penna, Foley & Lardner, July 2, 2002: US06412980 (71 worldwide citation)

A method for configuring and monitoring a system unit in a medical diagnostic system includes establishing a communication connection between the medical diagnostic system and a remote facility, communicating characteristic information regarding operation of the system unit in the medical diagnostic ...


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Daniel Rosenfeld: Algebraic reconstruction of images from non-equidistant data. General Electric Company, Michael A Della Penna, Carl B Horton, Ziolkowski Patent Solutions Group, June 8, 2004: US06748098 (65 worldwide citation)

A method of resampling medical imaging data from a first spatial distribution of data points onto a second spatial distribution of data points. The method includes determining a matrix of coefficients for resampling data from the second spatial distribution onto the first spatial distribution and in ...


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Wyndham Fairchild Gary Jr, Thomas Gilbert, Donald M Trombatore: Integrated computerized materials management system. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Peter J Vogel, Michael A Della Penna, Foley & Lardner, October 28, 2003: US06640246 (64 worldwide citation)

A resource management system is described. The resource management system includes a resource manager in communication with two networks, including one network having a plurality of patient monitoring devices connected thereto. The resource manager allows automatic location of patient monitors, auto ...


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George M Hutchinson: System for and method of establishing monitoring alarm limits based on physiological variables. GE Medical Systems Information Technologies, Peter J Vogel, Michael A Della Penna, Foley & Lardner, July 1, 2003: US06585645 (63 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a system for and a method of establishing monitoring alarm limits based on physiological variables. Such a method can include the steps of receiving a plurality of physiological variable data where the physiological variable data is representative of physiological wellness v ...



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