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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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Jeffrey R Ireland, Cary D Talbot, Mark C Estes: Physiological monitoring device for controlling a medication infusion device. Medtronic Minimed, William K Konrad, Konrad Raynes & Victor, October 9, 2007: US07278983 (594 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatuses for calculating and transmitting medication dosage or bolus information are provided. A blood glucose meter receives a test strip with a sample of the user's blood and measures the user's blood glucose level with a sensor. The meter then calculates a bolus amount that is tran ...


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Cary D Talbot, Sheldon B Moberg, James D Causey III, Jay A Yonemoto: Selective potting for controlled failure and electronic devices employing the same. Medtronic MiniMed, Foley & Lardner, October 5, 2004: US06801420 (183 worldwide citation)

A selectively protected electrical system includes or operates with a power source, a load, a power driver circuit for controllably transferring power from the power source to the load, the power driver circuit being encapsulated in a potting material, and a controller for enabling and disabling the ...


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Jeffrey R Ireland, Cary D Talbot, Mark C Estes: Physiological monitoring device for controlling a medication infusion device. Medtronic Minimed, March 8, 2011: US07901394 (157 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatuses for calculating and transmitting medication dosage or bolus information are provided. A blood glucose meter receives a test strip with a sample of the user's blood and measures the user's blood glucose level with a sensor. The meter then calculates a bolus amount that is tran ...


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Cary D Talbot, John J Mastrototaro, Rajiv Shah, Edward Chernoff, John C Mueller Jr, Varaz Shahmirian, Richard E Purvis, Wayne A Morgan, Rebecca K Gottlieb: Sensing system with auxiliary display. Medtronic Minimed, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, March 18, 2008: US07344500 (151 worldwide citation)

A system is provided for sensing blood glucose data of a patient. The system includes a sensor, user interface, and an optional auxiliary device. If the connection between the sensor and user interface is by a wire, the sensor remains powered when the wire is disconnected. The communication between ...


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Sheldon B Moberg, Ian B Hanson, Cary D Talbot: Methods and apparatuses for detecting occlusions in an ambulatory infusion pump. Medtronic Minimed, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, November 24, 2009: US07621893 (104 worldwide citation)

An improved pump, reservoir and reservoir piston are provided for controlled delivery of fluids. A motor is operably coupled to a drive member, such as a drive screw, which is adapted to advance a plunger slide in response to operation of the motor. The plunger slide is removably coupled to the pist ...


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Cary D Talbot, Sheldon B Moberg, James D Causey III, Jay A Yonemoto: Selective potting for controlled failure and electronic devices employing the same. Medtronic Minimed, Foley & Lardner, March 6, 2007: US07187528 (94 worldwide citation)

A selectively protected electrical system includes or operates with a power source, a load, a power driver circuit for controllably transferring power from the power source to the load, the power driver circuit being encapsulated in a potting material, and a controller for enabling and disabling the ...


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William P Van Antwerp, Sheldon B Moberg, Cary D Talbot: Leak detection system and method of using the same. Medtronic MiniMed, Medtronic MiniMed, June 22, 2004: US06752785 (90 worldwide citation)

In a fluid delivery system for delivering a fluid into an individual's body, a leak detection system indicates that the fluid has leaked outside a normal fluid path of the fluid delivery system, such as near an infusion site or a fluid-filled reservoir. Preferably, the leak detection system inc ...


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William H Stutz Jr, Herman L Renger, Cary D Talbot: Lead screw driven reservoir with integral plunger nut and method of using the same. Medtronic MiniMed, June 24, 2008: US07390314 (82 worldwide citation)

An improved reservoir is provided for use in a medication infusion device for operating the reservoir to administer a fluid to a patient. The reservoir comprises a hollow barrel adapted to receive a supply of fluid for delivery through infusion tubing or the like to the patient, in combination with ...


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Sheldon B Moberg, Ian B Hanson, Cary D Talbot, Jeffrey Ireland: Methods and apparatuses for detecting medical device acceleration, temperature, and humidity conditions. Medtronic MiniMed, January 24, 2012: US08100852 (82 worldwide citation)

An ambulatory medical device for detecting acceleration, temperature, and/or humidity conditions in or around the medical device is provided. The medical device includes one or more acceleration, thermal, and/or humidity sensors which detect acceleration, temperature, and/or humidity conditions in o ...