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Afshin Bazargan, Pablo Vazquez, Salman Monirabbasi, Paul H Kovelman: Color detection system for detecting reservoir presence and content in device. Medtronic Minimed, Medtronic MiniMed, May 22, 2012: US08181849 (71 worldwide citation)

A system for identifying a reservoir used with a fluid delivery device. The system includes a reservoir comprising a housing for holding fluid and a colored marking located on a surface of the housing. A fluid delivery device includes a compartment for receiving and operatively coupling with the res ...


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Afshin Bazargan, Pablo Vazquez, Hsiao Yu S Kow, Salman Monirabbasi: Monitoring the seating status of a fluid reservoir in a fluid infusion device. Medtronic Minimed, Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz P C, June 12, 2012: US08197444 (39 worldwide citation)

A device for delivering fluid to a user includes a housing, a drive motor assembly in the housing, a force sensor, and an electronics module. The drive motor assembly regulates delivery of fluid by actuating a piston of a fluid reservoir, and the force sensor generates output levels in response to f ...


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Hsiao Yu S Kow, Afshin Bazargan, Ian B Hanson, Pablo Vazquez, Juan M Alderete Jr, Salman Monirabbasi: Occlusion detection for a fluid infusion device. Medtronic Minimed, Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz P C, June 25, 2013: US08469942 (34 worldwide citation)

A device for delivering fluid to a user includes a housing, a drive motor assembly in the housing, a force sensor, and an electronics module. The drive motor assembly regulates delivery of fluid by actuating a piston of a fluid reservoir, and the force sensor generates output levels in response to f ...


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Juan M Alderete Jr, Salman Monirabbasi: Fluid reservoir seating procedure for a fluid infusion device. Medtronic MiniMed, Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz P C, April 8, 2014: US08690855 (32 worldwide citation)

A method of seating a fluid reservoir in a housing of a fluid infusion device is presented here. The method is performed prior to establishing an outgoing fluid flow path from the fluid reservoir. The method begins by detecting insertion of the fluid reservoir into the housing of the fluid infusion ...


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Afshin Bazargan, Pablo Vazquez, Hsiao Yu S Kow, Salman Monirabbasi: Monitoring the seating status of a fluid reservoir in a fluid infusion device. Medtronic Minimed, Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz P C, October 15, 2013: US08556856 (31 worldwide citation)

A device for delivering fluid to a user includes a housing, a drive motor assembly in the housing, a force sensor, and an electronics module. The drive motor assembly regulates delivery of fluid by actuating a piston of a fluid reservoir, and the force sensor generates output levels in response to f ...


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Afshin Bazargan, Pablo Vazquez, Hsiao Yu S Kow, Salman Monirabbasi, Ian B Hanson: Monitoring the operating health of a force sensor in a fluid infusion device. Medtronic MiniMed, Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz P C, January 14, 2014: US08628510 (24 worldwide citation)

A device for delivering fluid to a user includes a housing, a drive motor assembly in the housing, a force sensor, and an electronics module. The drive motor assembly regulates delivery of fluid by actuating a piston of a fluid reservoir, and the force sensor generates output levels in response to f ...


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Hsiao Yu S Kow, Afshin Bazargan, Ian B Hanson, Pablo Vazquez, Juan M Alderete Jr, Salman Monirabbasi: Occlusion detection for a fluid infusion device. Medtronic MiniMed, Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz P C, June 9, 2015: US09050406 (2 worldwide citation)

A device for delivering fluid to a user includes a housing, a drive motor assembly in the housing, a force sensor, and an electronics module. The drive motor assembly regulates delivery of fluid by actuating a piston of a fluid reservoir, and the force sensor generates output levels in response to f ...


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Hsiao Yu S Kow, Afshin Bazargan, Ian B Hanson, Pablo Vazquez, Juan M Alderete Jr, Salman Monirabbasi: Occlusion detection for a fluid infusion device. Medtronic MiniMed, Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz P C, May 19, 2015: US09033951 (1 worldwide citation)

A device for delivering fluid to a user includes a housing, a drive motor assembly in the housing, a force sensor, and an electronics module. The drive motor assembly regulates delivery of fluid by actuating a piston of a fluid reservoir, and the force sensor generates output levels in response to f ...


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Hsiao Yu S Kow, Afshin Bazargan, Ian B Hanson, Pablo Vazquez, Juan M Alderete Jr, Salman Monirabbasi: Occlusion detection for a fluid infusion device. Medtronic MiniMed, Lorenz & Kopf, February 20, 2018: US09895490

A device for delivering fluid to a user includes a housing, a drive motor assembly in the housing, a force sensor, and an electronics module. The drive motor assembly regulates delivery of fluid by actuating a piston of a fluid reservoir, and the force sensor generates output levels in response to f ...


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Afshin Bazargan, Pablo Vazquez, Hsiao Yu S Kow, Salman Monirabbasi, Ian B Hanson: Monitoring the operating health of a force sensor in a fluid infusion device. MEDTRONIC MINIMED, Lorenz & Kopf, September 26, 2017: US09770553

A device for delivering fluid to a user includes a housing, a drive motor assembly in the housing, a force sensor, and an electronics module. The drive motor assembly regulates delivery of fluid by actuating a piston of a fluid reservoir, and the force sensor generates output levels in response to f ...