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Dean Kamen, Richard Lanigan, Douglas E Vincent: Disposable cassette, delivery set and system for peritoneal dialysis. Deka Products Partnership, Bromberg & Sunstein, November 23, 1999: US05989423 (317 worldwide citation)

A disposable cassette for use in peritoneal dialysis includes a pair of diaphragms, tube connectors, pump chambers, channel paths, and valves. A disposable dialysate delivery set for use in peritoneal dialysis includes a cassette, multiple liquid flow paths, multiple valves, tube connectors, and dis ...


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Dean Kamen, Richard Lanigan, Douglas E Vincent: Peritoneal dialysis systems and methods employing a liquid distribution and pump cassette with self-contained air isolation and removal. Deka Products Partnership, Thomas S Borecki, Charles R Mattenson, Richard P Beem, May 13, 1997: US05628908 (295 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for peritoneal dialysis establish flow communication between a patient's peritoneal cavity and a drain through a pump chamber having generally vertically spaced upper and lower regions andt a diaphragm. The systems and methods operate the pump chamber, with the upper and lower re ...


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Nicole D Bloom, Dean L Kamen, Richard Lanigan, Charles M Grinnell, Kevin Grant: Vial loading method and apparatus for intelligent admixture and delivery of intravenous drugs. Deka Products Partnership, Lyon & Lyon, June 6, 2000: US06070761 (285 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed toward a vial-loading mechanism for a system that prepares and delivers one or more IV drugs to a patient. The vial-loading mechanism is used to load a vial onto a cassette spike and includes a vertical support member located adjacent to the spike. A holding assembl ...


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Robert J Bryant, Clement D Bouchard, Dean Kamen, Richard Lanigan, Bradley D Miller, Geoffrey P Spencer, Douglas E Vincent: Liquid pumping mechanisms for peritoneal dialysis systems employing fluid pressure. Deka Products Partnership, Thomas S Borecki, Charles R Mattenson, Daniel D Ryan, July 11, 1995: US05431626 (256 worldwide citation)

Pumping mechanisms for performing peritoneal dialysis and the like employ a pumping mechanism comprising a diaphragm that operate in response to applied fluid pressure. Flexible tubing is attached to the pumping mechanism for carrying liquid to and from the patient's peritoneal cavity. An actuating ...


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Robert J Bryant, Jeffrey Finkelstein, Dean Kamen, Richard Lanigan, Bradley D Miller, Geoffrey P Spencer: User interface and monitoring functions for automated peritoneal dialysis systems. Deka Products Partnership, Thomas S Borecki, Charles R Mattenson, Daniel D Ryan, August 1, 1995: US05438510 (252 worldwide citation)

Systems for performing peritoneal dialysis having an improved user interface functions and monitoring capabilities. In one respect, the systems discriminate between alarm conditions that require user intervention to correct and alarm conditions that reflect conditions that are anomalies but typicall ...


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Robert J Bryant, Clement D Bouchard, Dean Kamen, Richard Lanigan, Bradley D Miller, Geoffrey P Spencer, Douglas E Vincent: Liquid pumping mechanisms for peritoneal dialysis systems employing fluid pressure. Deka Products Partnership, Thomas S Borecki, Charles R Mattenson, Richard P Beem, June 3, 1997: US05634896 (239 worldwide citation)

Pumping mechanisms for performing peritoneal dialysis and the like employ a pumping mechanism comprising a diaphragm that operate in response to applied fluid pressure. Flexible tubing is attached to the pumping mechanism for carrying liquid to and from the patient's peritoneal cavity. An actuating ...


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Dean L Kamen, Charles M Grinnell, Marc A Mandro, Dennis Gilbreath, Kevin Grant, Jason A Demers, William T Larkins, Robert Manning, Richard Lanigan: System for delivering intravenous drugs. Deka Products Partnership, Bromberg & Sunstein, April 3, 2001: US06210361 (209 worldwide citation)

A bedside-pharmacy systen for the preparation and delivery of intravenous drugs. The system includes a liquid inlet for connection to a liquid supply, vial receptacles, and a liquid outlet for providing the intravenous drug in mixed, liquid form to the patient. The system may include a chamber havin ...


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Dean L Kamen, Charles M Grinnell, Marc A Mandro, Dennis Gilbreath, Kevin Grant, Jason A Demers, William T Larkins, Robert Manning, Richard Lanigan: System and method for mixing and delivering intravenous drugs. Deka Products Partnership, Bromberg & Sunstein, May 22, 2001: US06234997 (123 worldwide citation)

A bedside-pharmacy system for the preparation and delivery of intravenous drugs. The system includes a liquid inlet for connection to a liquid supply, vial receptacles, and a liquid outlet for providing the intravenous drug in mixed, liquid form to the patient. The system may include a chamber havin ...


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Dean L Kamen, Charles M Grinnell, Marc A Mandro, Dennis Gilbreath, Kevin Grant, Jason A Demers, William T Larkins, Robert Manning, Richard Lanigan: System for controlling flow through a line during intravenous drug delivery. Deka Products Partnership, Bromberg & Sunstein, April 27, 2004: US06726656 (122 worldwide citation)

A system and method for the preparation and delivery of intravenous drugs includes a liquid inlet for connection to a liquid supply and vial receptacles. The system may also include a liquid outlet for providing the intravenous drug in mixed, liquid form to the patient. The system may include a cham ...


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