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Philip Rodney Kwok, Kenneth Frederick Hely, Jakob Walter Bruderer, Colin Edward Sullivan: Mask and harness assembly. ResMed, Holland & Hart, April 4, 2000: US06044844 (188 worldwide citation)

A mask and harness assembly (10). The assembly (10) includes a mask (12) a harness (14) including at least one strap (16) connected to the mask (12) and at least one fluid delivery tube (18) connected to, and in fluid communication with, the mask (12). The strap(s) (16) and the tube(s) (18) being ad ...


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Colin Edward Sullivan: Device and method for detecting and recording snoring. Somed, Jordan and Hamburg, November 23, 1999: US05989193 (93 worldwide citation)

A device and method for detecting and recording the snoring of a patient. The device comprises a piezoelectric sensor, placed below a sleeping patient on a mattress, which generates signals representative of the sub-audible vibrations of the patient's airway which are present during a snore. The sig ...


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Michael Berthon Jones, Michel Calluaud, Christopher Edward Lynch, Colin Edward Sullivan: Patient interface for respiratory apparatus. ResMed, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, December 4, 2007: US07302950 (71 worldwide citation)

A patient interface assembly adapted to be connected to a gas supply pump to deliver breathable gas to the inlet of a patient's respiratory system comprises a supply conduit, a patient interface, a branch swivel connector including a Y-piece and an elbow that swivels relative to the Y-piece, the bra ...


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Colin Edward Sullivan, Christopher Lynch: Method and apparatus useful in the diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea of a patient. ResMed, Pillsbury Winthrop, October 21, 2003: US06635021 (70 worldwide citation)

Patients may operate a CPAP system to deliver appropriate airway pressure at their home. A patient's apnea problem can be diagnosed at home without supervision with a CPAP device which delivers a continuously minimum appropriate pressure for substantially the entire period of therapy.


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Colin Edward Sullivan, Christopher Lynch: Method and apparatus useful in the diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea of a patient. ResMed, Gottlieb Rackman & Reisman P C, August 3, 2004: US06770037 (44 worldwide citation)

Patients may operate a CPAP system to deliver appropriate airway pressure at their home. A patient's apnea problem ca be diagnosed at home without supervision with a CPAP device which delivers a continuously minimum appropriate pressure for substantially the entire period of therapy.


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William Suttle Peters, Peter Crispin Lawrence Marsh, Geoffrey Hamilton White, Rolf Gunnar Unger, Frederick Paget Milsom, Hans Hansforth Henrichsen, Colin Edward Sullivan: Heart assist devices, systems and methods. Sunshine Heart Company, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe, October 26, 2004: US06808484 (33 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for use in assisting a human heart are disclosed. The apparatus comprises an aortic compression means which may be fully implantable, a fluid reservoir and a pump means adapted to pump a fluid from the reservoir to the aortic compression means so as to actuate the aortic comp ...


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Michael Berthon Jones, Michel Calluaud, Christopher Edward Lynch, Colin Edward Sullivan: Patient interface assembly for CPAP respiratory apparatus. ResMed, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, April 26, 2011: US07931023 (25 worldwide citation)

A patient interface assembly adapted to be connected to a gas supply pump to deliver pressurized breathable gas to the inlet of a patient's respiratory system includes a patient interface structured to provide a seal with the patient and at least one inlet tube provided to the patient interface. Eac ...


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Colin Edward Sullivan, Christopher Lynch: Method and apparatus useful in the diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea of a patient. ResMed, Gottlieb Rackman & Reisman PC, February 28, 2006: US07004908 (24 worldwide citation)

Patients may operate a CPAP system to deliver appropriate airway pressure at their home. A patient's apnea problem ca be diagnosed at home without supervision with a CPAP device which delivers a continuously minimum appropriate pressure for substantially the entire period of therapy.


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William Suttle Peters, Peter Crispin Lawrence Marsh, Geoffrey Hamilton White, Rolf Gunnar Unger, Frederick Paget Milsom, Hans Hansforth Henrichsen, Colin Edward Sullivan: Heart assist devices, systems and methods. Sunshine Heart Company, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe, April 15, 2008: US07357771 (18 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for use in assisting a human heart are disclosed. The apparatus comprises an aortic compression means which may be fully implanatable, a fluid reservoir and a pump means adapted to pump a fluid from the reservoir to the aortic compression means so as to actuate the aortic com ...


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Colin Edward Sullivan: Foetal circulatory impedance monitor. The Institute of Respiratory Medicine, Nixon & Vanderhye, January 9, 2001: US06171263 (12 worldwide citation)

A device and method for monitoring a foetus over a period of time. The device includes an electrocardiograph for receiving and processing signals generated by the foetal heart and received from an electrode attached to the abdomen of the mother. The device also includes a second signal receiving and ...