1
Michael J Banner, Paul B Blanch, Neil R Euliano, Jose C Principe: Ventilator monitor system and method of using same. University of Florida Research Foundation, Saliwanchik Lloyd & Saliwanchik, September 28, 2004: US06796305 (113 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a system and method for monitoring the ventilation support provided by a ventilator that is supplying a breathing gas to a patient via a breathing circuit that is in fluid communication with the lungs of the patient. The ventilator has a plurality of selectable ventila ...


2
Michael J Banner, Paul B Blanch, Neil R Euliano, Jose C Principe: Medical ventilator and method of controlling same. University of Florida Research Foundation, Saliwanchik Lloyd & Saliwanchik, June 27, 2006: US07066173 (106 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the present invention described and shown in the specification and drawings include a system and method for monitoring the ventilation support provided by a ventilator and automatically supplying a breathing gas to a patient via a breathing circuit that is in fluid communication with ...


3
Michael J Banner, Neil Russell Euliano II, Jose C Principe, Paul B Blanch: Ventilator monitor system and method of using same. University of Florida Research Foundation, Saliwanchik Lloyd & Saliwanchik, May 1, 2007: US07210478 (105 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the present invention described and shown in the specification and drawings include a system and method for monitoring the ventilation support provided by a ventilator that is supplying a breathing gas to a patient via a breathing circuit that is in fluid communication with the lungs ...


4
Richard J Melker, Michael J Banner, Samsun Lampotang, Paul B Blanch, Neil R Euliano, Ronald G Carovano: Hybrid microprocessor controlled ventilator unit. University of Florida, Dickstein Sharpiro Morin & Oshinsky, December 14, 1999: US06000396 (80 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for operating a ventilator in a primary electronic mode or in a back-up pneumatic mode during primary electronic mode failure. A method and apparatus for operating a ventilator in an advanced mode, having a number of ventilatory modes, or in a basic mode, having a limited numb ...


5
Michael J Banner, Paul B Blanch, Neil R Euliano: Endotracheal tube pressure monitoring system and method of controlling same. Needle & Rosenberg P C, September 17, 2002: US06450164 (78 worldwide citation)

An endotracheal tube pressure monitoring system for an endotracheal tube having at least one pressure line in fluid communication with a major lumen of the endotracheal tube, a purging subsystem in fluid communication with at least one of the pressure lines, and a pressure monitoring subsystem in op ...


6
Michael J Banner, Paul Bradford Blanch: Tracheal pressure ventilation respiratory system. University of Florida, Needle & Rosenberg PC, June 3, 2003: US06571796 (75 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the present invention described and shown in the specification and drawings include a respiratory system for automatically and variably controlling the supply of a pressurized breathing gas to a patient via a breathing circuit that is in fluid communication with the lungs of the patie ...


7
Samsun Lampotang, Dietrich Gravenstein, Joachim S Gravenstein, Nikolaus Gravenstein, Michael J Banner: CO.sub.2 diagnostic monitor. The University of Florida, Kerkam Stowell Kondracki & Clarke, May 29, 1990: US04928687 (39 worldwide citation)

A diagnostic monitor checks the carbon dioxide (CO.sub.2) content of a gas exiting a patient during endotracheal or esophageal intubation. A plurality of composition portions substantially change color in response to exposure to the carbon dioxide. The composition portions change color in response t ...


8
Michael J Banner, Paul B Blanch, Neil R Euliano: Endotracheal tube pressure monitoring system and method of controlling same. University of Florida, Saliwanchik Lloyd & Saliwanchik, May 30, 2006: US07051736 (39 worldwide citation)

An endotracheal tube pressure monitoring system for an endotracheal tube having at least pressure sensor in communication with a major lumen of the endotracheal tube, and a pressure monitoring subsystem in operative communication with the pressure sensor. The system may also have at least one fluid ...


9
Neil R Euliano, Victor L Brennan, Paul B Blanch, Michael J Banner: Method and apparatus for predicting work of breathing. University of Florida Research Foundation, Saliwanchik Lloyd & Saliwanchik, September 16, 2008: US07425201 (35 worldwide citation)

A method of creating a non-invasive predictor of both physiologic and imposed patient effort from airway pressure and flow sensors attached to the patient using an adaptive mathematical model. The patient effort is commonly measured via work of breathing, power of breathing, or pressure-time product ...


10
Samsun Lampotang, Joachim S Gravenstein, Nikolaus Gravenstein, Michael J Banner, Dietrich Gravenstein: CO.sub.2 diagnostic monitor with rupturable container. University of Florida, Kerkam Stowell Kondracki & Clarke, October 20, 1992: US05156159 (20 worldwide citation)

A diagnostic monitor checks the carbon dioxide (CO.sub.2) content of a gas exiting a patient during endotracheal or esophageal intubation. A plurality of composition portions substantially change color in response to exposure to the carbon dioxide. The composition portions change color in response t ...