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Eric S Lichtenstein: Apparatus for extracorporeal treatment of blood. Blum Moscovitz Friedman & Kaplan, March 30, 1976: US03946731 (242 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for extracorporeal treatment of blood can carry through automatically such functions as dialysis and oxygenation compensating, in the process, for changes in the condition of the patient. A fail-safe monitor receives signals from a number of sensors all of which must provide signals wit ...


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Hans Dietrich Polaschegg: Apparatus for extracorporeal treatment of blood. Fresenius, Townsend and Townsend, December 8, 1987: US04711715 (85 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for controlling the ultrafiltration rate in machines for the extracorporeal purification of blood in which the difference obtained in the blood circuit by an electromagnetic flow meter is used for controlling the ultrafiltration rate.


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Wolfgang Kleinekofort: Method of monitoring a vascular access and an apparatus for extracorporeal treatment of blood with a device for monitoring the vascular access. Fresenius Medical Care Deutschland, Kenyon & Kenyon, April 24, 2001: US06221040 (62 worldwide citation)

A method and device for monitoring a vascular access during a dialysis treatment in which the pressures in both the arterial and venous branches of the extracorporeal blood system are monitored by pressure sensors. Characteristic values for the condition of the vascular access are calculated in a co ...


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Wolfgang Kleinekofort: Method of monitoring a vascular access and an apparatus for extracorporeal treatment of blood with a device for monitoring the vascular access. Fresenius Medical Care Deutschland, Kenyon & Kenyon, July 22, 2003: US06595942 (35 worldwide citation)

A method and device for monitoring a vascular access during a dialysis treatment in which the pressures in both the arterial and venous branches of the extracorporeal blood system are monitored by pressure sensors. Characteristic values for the condition of the vascular access are calculated in a co ...


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Alessandro Vasta, Francesco Fontanazzi, Mauro Suffritti: Apparatus for extracorporeal blood treatment and a control method therefor. Gambro Lundia, K&L Gates, September 5, 2017: US09750865 (2 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is described for extracorporeal blood treatment (1), comprising a treatment unit (2), an extracorporeal blood circuit (8) and a fluid evacuation line (10). The apparatus comprises a control unit (21) connected with a pressure sensor (13, 14) and with a blood pump (9) and configured to m ...


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Alessandro Vasta: Apparatus and method of controlling an extracorporeal blood treatment. Gambro Lundia, K&L Gates, September 26, 2017: US09770546 (2 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is described for extracorporeal blood treatment (1), comprising a treatment unit (2), an extracorporeal blood circuit (8) and a fluid evacuation line (10). The apparatus comprises a control unit (21) connected with a pressure sensor (13, 14) and with a blood pump (9) and configured to m ...


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Bernard Bene: Apparatus and method for determining a parameter indicative of the progress of an extracorporeal blood treatment. Gambro Lundia, K&L Gates, March 7, 2017: US09585992 (1 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for extracorporeal treatment of blood (1) comprising a treatment unit (2), a blood withdrawal line (6), a blood return line (7), a preparation line (19) and a spent dialysate line (13). A control unit (10) is configured to calculate values of a parameter relating to treatment effectiven ...


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POUCHOULIN DOMINIQUE: Apparatus for extracorporeal treatment of blood, Vorrichtung zur exrakorporalen Behandlung von Blut, Appareil pour le traitement extracorporel du sang. GAMBRO LUNDIA, March 28, 2012: EP2433662-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for extracorporeal treatment of blood (1) comprising a filtration unit (2), a blood withdrawal line (6), a blood return line (7), an effluent fluid line (13), a pre and/or post-dilution fluid line (15, 25) connected to the blood withdrawal line, and a dialysis fluid line. Pumps (17, 18, ...


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Dominique Pouchoulin: Apparatus for extracorporeal treatment of blood and process of calculating set flow rates in a medical apparatus for delivery or collection of fluids. Gambro Lundia, K&L Gates, August 21, 2018: US10052423

An apparatus for extracorporeal treatment of fluid and a process of setting up a medical apparatus for the delivery or collection of fluids are disclosed. According to the apparatus and the process, a control unit (10) is configured calculate set values of two or more of the fluid flow rates based o ...