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Jonathan Pitts Crick, Geeske Van Oort: Medical device. Vitatron Medical, Thomas F Woods, Michael J Jaro, Harold Patton, August 15, 2000: US06104949 (158 worldwide citation)

A device and method useful in the diagnosis and treatment of congestive heart failure. Specifically the present invention senses the trans-thoracic impedance as well as patient posture. By correlating changes in posture with trans-thoracic impedance changes, the present invention is able to diagnose ...


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Jonathan Pitts Crick, Geeske Van Oort: Method and system for diagnosing and administering therapy of pulmonary congestion. Medtronic, Thomas F Woods, Eric R Waldkoetter, Thomas G Berry, July 22, 2003: US06595927 (120 worldwide citation)

A method of diagnosing pulmonary congestion is provided. At least one decrease in a trans-thoracic impedance value from a baseline trans-thoracic impedance value is sensed. At least one increase in a heart rate value from a baseline heart rate value is also sensed. Pulmonary congestion is diagnosed ...


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Jonathan Pitts Crick: Safety device. Gifford Krass Groh Sprinkle Anderson & Citkowski P C, September 20, 2005: US06946964

Sensor means for monitoring the awareness status of an individual within a monitored environment (50) comprising means (55) for determining the attainment of at least one predetermined condition identifying the requirement for the awareness of an individual to be monitored, and operative to trigger ...


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Jonathan Pitts Crick, Geeske Van Oort: Method and system for diagnosing and administering therapy of pulmonary congestion. Medtronic, January 30, 2003: US20030023184-A1

A method of diagnosing pulmonary congestion is provided. At least one decrease in a trans-thoracic impedance value from a baseline trans-thoracic impedance value is sensed. At least one increase in a heart rate value from a baseline heart rate value is also sensed. Pulmonary congestion is diagnosed ...