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James D Causey III, Richard E Purvis, James Henke: Handheld personal data assistant (PDA) with a medical device and method of using the same. Medtronic MiniMed, Medtronic MiniMed, May 6, 2003: US06558320 (1262 worldwide citation)

A medical device module for use in a system with a personal data assistant (PDA) with at least one medical device includes a housing, at least one medical device and a processor. The housing is adapted to couple with the PDA. The at least one medical device interface is coupled to the housing for in ...


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James D Causey III, Richard E Purvis, James L Henke: Handheld personal data assistant (PDA) with a medical device and method of using the same. Medtronic MiniMed, Medtronic MiniMed, November 4, 2003: US06641533 (1133 worldwide citation)

A medical device module for use in a system with a remote programmer and/or a personal data assistant (PDA) with at least one medical device includes a housing, at least one medical device and a processor. The housing is adapted to couple with the PDA. The at least one medical device interface is co ...


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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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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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James D Causey III, Paul H Kovelman, Richard E Purvis, John J Mastrototaro: Analyte sensor and holter-type monitor system and method of using the same. MiniMed, MiniMed, June 19, 2001: US06248067 (956 worldwide citation)

A Holter-type monitor system includes a remotely located data receiving device, an analyte sensor for producing signal indicative of a characteristic of a user, and a Holter-type recording device. The Holter-type recording device includes a housing, a sensor connector, a processor, and a data port. ...


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Richard E Purvis, Fredric C Colman: Data transfer system for an infusion pump. MiniMed, Kelly Bauersfeld & Lowry, December 27, 1994: US05376070 (737 worldwide citation)

A data transfer system is provided for communication with an infusion pump of the type used for programmable delivery of medication such as insulin to a patient. The data transfer system includes a communication station having a shaped pocket formed therein for seated reception of the infusion pump. ...


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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 J Mastrototaro, Richard E Purvis, Edgardo C Halili, Eric Johnson: Test plug and cable for a glucose monitor. MiniMed, Gates & Cooper, July 9, 2002: US06418332 (352 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatuses for electrically connecting a medical glucose monitor to a glucose sensor set, as well as for testing the operation of the glucose monitor, monitor cable and glucose sensor set are provided. In one embodiment, an electric cable comprises a cable member, a first connector and ...


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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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Fredric C Colman, Richard E Purvis: Medication infusion system having optical motion sensor to detect drive mechanism malfunction. Pacesetter Infusion, Leslie S Miller, Stuart O Lowry, March 17, 1992: US05097122 (226 worldwide citation)

An optical motion sensor is provided for monitoring movement of a mechanical device, particularly such as an infusion pump of the type used for controlled delivery of medication to a patient. The motion sensor includes a disk member mounted upon a selected mechanical output component driven by the i ...