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Robert J Rose, Russell L Trimble: Modular medication dispensing system and apparatus utilizing portable memory device. Kinney & Lange, September 22, 1987: US04695954 (495 worldwide citation)

A system, apparatus and method for dispsensing medications prescribed by a doctor or other medical personnel. A portable memory device (such as a magnetic card) is used to store data representing prescription information. Prescription information is encoded into the memory device by a programming de ...


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Carol F McLaughlin, Ronald R Taylor, William D Williams, Patrick M Steusloff: Medication dispenser station. Pyxis Corporation, Kelly Bauersfeld & Lowry, May 14, 1991: US05014875 (292 worldwide citation)

An improved medication dispenser station is provided for controlled access storage of medications and other pharmaceuticals in a medical facility, such as a hospital or the like. The dispenser station comprises a housing with a plurality of normally locked drawers which have been preloaded with sele ...


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Edward D Weinberger: Programmable medication dispensing system. Polypharm, Brumbaugh Graves Donohue & Raymond, April 18, 1995: US05408443 (248 worldwide citation)

A medication-dispensing system includes a prescribing data entry station for use by a physician to store prescription information in a portable prescribing module, a dispensing data entry station for use by a pharmacist to store dispensing information in a portable dispensing data storage unit, and ...


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Bruce A Kehr: Method of and apparatus for monitoring the management of disease. InforMedix, William D Hall, July 1, 1997: US05642731 (224 worldwide citation)

The present invention monitors the disease process and health of a patient undergoing drug treatment. A microprocessor-based medication dispenser provides for recording a variety of clinical information data; such as illness symptoms, side effects, general health ratings, adverse drug interactions, ...


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Christopher Nowacki, Alfred G Brisson, Exequiel Dela Cruz: Pediatric asthmatic medication inhaler. Trudell Medical, Robert M Wolters, March 7, 1989: US04809692 (224 worldwide citation)

A pediatric medication inhaler is provided having an entering end and an exit end. A commercial medication dispenser is secured in the entering end, and a one-way valve is incorporated between the entering end and the exit end permitting air and medication flow from the entering end to the exit end, ...


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Thomas L Kraft, Lisa W Rogers, Van Hoskins, Lou Waters, Robert Meyers, Kenneth E Reynolds, Stuart S Crader, David Loebig: Medication dispenser system. Owen Healthcare, Vinson & Elkins, April 2, 1996: US05502944 (217 worldwide citation)

A medication dispenser for use in a hospital or other medical setting comprises a plurality of containers for holding medication units, packaging apparatus for containing one or more medication units in a package and robotics for manipulating a selected container to transfer one or more medication u ...


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Larry E Parkhurst, Edward M Aten: Article dispenser for monitoring dispensing times. Medical Microsystems, Beaton & Swanson, May 2, 1995: US05412372 (146 worldwide citation)

A portable medication dispenser aids and monitors regimen-conforming use of medications provided in standard as-marketed blister packages. A standard blister package and a separate, disposable sensor sheet are simply and easily loaded into a compact housing containing supervisory electronics, visual ...


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Michael R Harrison, Russell W Jennings: Monitoring uterine contractions by radiotelemetric transmission. The Regents of the University of California, Fisher & Associates, December 20, 1994: US05373852 (141 worldwide citation)

A uterine monitor is provided for gathering characteristic data such as maternal uterine electromyogram, uterine temperature and intra-uterine pressure so that the onset of parturition or labor may be determined. The uterine monitor comprises a remote sensing unit, the remote sensing unit containing ...


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Angus R Colson Jr, Linda Pinney, Gregory J Gruzdowich, Patrick M Steusloff: Auxiliary storage and dispensing unit. John J Murphey, September 13, 1994: US05346297 (138 worldwide citation)

An auxiliary storage and dispensing unit for use with a computer-controlled supply and medication dispenser station including a cabinet having integrally connected top, bottom, side and rear cabinet panels defining a tall storage and interior dispensing cavity accessible through a front opening, a p ...


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Larry Shusterman: Remote patient monitoring system with garment and automated medication dispenser. RatnerPrestia, October 29, 2002: US06471087 (133 worldwide citation)

The invention provides an integrated remote patient monitoring system that includes a garment, a monitoring device, and a medication dispensing unit. The garment is adapted for wearing by a patient, and is adapted to house at least one sensor that is in communication with the patient's body. Th ...