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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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Alfred E Mann, Causey D James, Alan Haubach, Luis J Malave, John H Livingston, Clifford W Hague, Chalirmkiert Srisathapat, Jay Yonemoto, Deborah Ruppert, Dennis P Bishop: External infusion device with remote programming, bolus estimator and/or vibration alarm capabilities. Medtronic MiniMed, Medtronic MiniMed, April 29, 2003: US06554798 (857 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 ...


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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, August 29, 2006: US07098803 (672 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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John H Livingston, April A Konopka: Subcutaneous injection set. MiniMed, Kelly Bauersfeld & Lowry, December 17, 1996: US05584813 (534 worldwide citation)

A subcutaneous injection set is disclosed of the type having an insertion needle for quick and easy subcutaneous placement of a soft cannula through which medication can be delivered to a patient. In one preferred form, the subcutaneous injection set comprises a base adapted for press-on attachment ...


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John H Livingston, Ward K Frye, Jeffrey F Field: Proctective case for a medication infusion pump. MiniMed, Kelly Bauersfeld & Lowry, December 6, 1994: US05370622 (378 worldwide citation)

A protective case is provided for receiving and supporting a medication infusion pump of the type used to deliver a selected medication such as insulin to a patient. The protective case comprises a transparent housing of impact resistant material for slide-fit reception of the pump, in combination w ...


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Clyde K Nason, John H Livingston, Nannette M Schnabel: Medication infusion pump with flexible drive plunger. Minimed, Kelly Bauersfeld & Lowry, June 10, 1997: US05637095 (360 worldwide citation)

A medication infusion pump is provided for controlled delivery of medication to a patient, wherein the pump includes a space-efficient flexible drive plunger for advancing a piston within a medication-containing syringe or cartridge for administration of the medication to a patient. The infusion pum ...


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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, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, January 29, 2008: US07324012 (298 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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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, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, October 13, 2009: US07602310 (212 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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John P Pelmulder, Lanny A Gorton, Armen J Guleserian, John H Livingston: Precision passive flat-top valve for medication infusion system. Pacesetter Infusion, Leslie S Miller, December 15, 1987: US04712583 (120 worldwide citation)

A valve for use in medical applications is disclosed which is a highly precise, passive, one-way valve which makes an excellent inlet valve or outlet valve in a drug infusion pump. The valve operates with a very small forward pressure, requires only a small amount of fluid in the valve chamber, and ...


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John H Livingston, Barry M Yomtov: Implantable cardiac pacer having dual frequency programming and bipolar/unipolar lead programmability. Cordis Corporation, George H Gerstman, August 19, 1986: US04606349 (47 worldwide citation)

The stimulation output of an implanted cardiac pacer is applied between a cathode at the end of a pacer lead in the heart and an anode whose location is programmable. An electronic switch accessed via programming designates the pulse generator pace as the anode for an additional electrode located ne ...