|| List of recent Isode-related patents
| Computerized system for monitoring and controlling physical data-producing apparatus|
A computerized system for monitoring physical data for anomalies, which physical data are predictable given predetermined information, the system comprising a predetermined information data point generator operative to compute a sequence of model data points which the physical data, given predetermined information, can be expected to duplicate at each of a corresponding sequence of temporal sampling points; a wayward point monitor including a processor operative for monitoring the physical data including identifying wayward points within said physical data that are incongruous with the predetermined information; and an anomalous episode-prompted alarm generator operative for identifying anomalous episodes, each including a cluster of wayward points satisfying predefined anomalous episode-defining criteria and generating an alarm for each anomalous episode identified.. .
| Method and apparatus for detecting abnormal transition pattern|
A method for detecting an abnormal transition pattern from a transition pattern includes: first extracting an episode pattern with an appearance frequency greater than or equal to a first frequency from an episode pattern represented with a description form so as to include a first transition pattern and a second transition pattern differing in an order of a part of items from the first transition pattern to have a complementary relation thereto; second extracting a third transition pattern with an appearance frequency greater than or equal to a second frequency from the transition pattern; and specifying a transition pattern other than the third transition pattern from transition patterns included in the extracted episode pattern, and determining an abnormal transition pattern based on the transition pattern specified in the specifying when the third transition pattern includes a fourth transition pattern corresponding to the extracted episode pattern in the first extracting.. .
|Systems and methods for self-adaptive episode mining under the threshold using delay estimation and temporal division|
Embodiments relate to systems and methods for self-adaptive episode mining under time threshold using delay estimation and temporal division. An episode mining engine can analyze a set of episodes captured from a set of network resources to detect all sequences of user-specified frequency within a supplied runtime budget or time threshold.
|Method for internet bidding|
A method of internet bidding wherein a plurality of bidders bid on the item in a first episode of bidding until a deadline occurs. Within a time frame at the deadline, actual bidders from the plurality of bidders are identified and are displayed in a second continued episode of bidding.
Vibration damping is important with regard to such components as hollow turbine blades in gas turbine engines. Traditionally damping has occurred through damping elements secured at the root or tip of such blades.
|Method and apparatus for display of cardiac signal episodes with over- or under-sensing|
A medical device system senses cardiac signals and generates and stores sensing data including sensed cardiac events. A processor receiving the sensing data is configured to detect undersensed and oversensed events.
|Method and apparatus for personal/digital video recorder (pvr/dvr) permanent erase|
The present application provides the user with an option to permanently erase an episode in a series recording, or a non-series recording of media content from their pvr/dvr storage. After watching recorded content on a pvr/dvr, the user is provided with an option to “permanently delete” the particular media content.
|Multi-stage fracture injection process for enhanced resource production from shales|
The invention relates to a method of generating a network of fractures in a rock formation for extraction of hydrocarbon or other resource from the formation. The method includes the steps of i) enhancing a network of natural fractures and incipient fractures within the formation by injecting a non-slurry aqueous solution into the well under conditions suitable for promoting dilation, shearing and/or hydraulic communication of the natural fractures, and subsequently ii) inducing a large-fracture network that is in hydraulic communication with the enhanced natural fracture network by injecting a plurality of slurries comprising a carrying fluid and sequentially larger-grained granular proppants into said well in a series of injection episodes..
|Previously aired episode retrieval based on series dvr scheduling|
A device receives an identification of a series to schedule automatic recording of episodes that are currently airing or that will be airing in the future, receives an instruction to automatically retrieve previously aired episodes of the scheduled series based on the scheduling of the automatic recording of the episodes that are currently airing or that will be airing in the future. The device searches content, based on receipt of the instruction, to retrieve previously aired episodes of the scheduled series.
|Method and apparatus for automatic arrhythmia classification with confidence estimation|
An arrhythmia classification system receives cardiac data from an implantable medical device, performs automatic adjudication of each cardiac arrhythmia episode indicated by the cardiac data, and generates episode data representative of information associated with the episode. The episode data include at least an episode classification resulting from the automatic adjudication of the episode and a confidence level in the episode classification.
|Heuristic management of physiological data|
Systems and methods for management of physiological data, for example data obtained from monitoring an electrocardiogram signal of a patient. In one example use, digital data is obtained and episodes of arrhythmias are detected.
|Monitoring, predicting and treating clinical episodes|
Apparatus and methods are described including a location sensing system that comprises a plurality of location sensors, and which is configured to identify respective locations of a plurality of clinicians, and to generate a location-sensing-system signal in response thereto. A patient-monitoring system includes a sensor, configured to measure a clinical parameter of a patient, and to generate a sensor signal in response thereto.
|Coordinated his-bundle pacing and high energy therapy|
A cardiac arrhythmia can be identified, such as a tachycardia or fibrillation episode (atrial or ventricular). In responses to the detected arrhythmia, a coordinated electrostimulation therapy can be provided using at least one of a defibrillation shock therapy, a pre-shock conditioning therapy, or a post-shock conditioning therapy.
|System and method for detecting pulmonary edema based on impedance measured using an implantable medical device during a lead maturation interval|
Techniques are provided for use by implantable medical devices such as cardiac resynchronization therapy (crt) devices for detecting pulmonary edema based on transthoracic impedance sensed using cardiac pacing/sensing leads, wherein detection can be performed while lead maturation occurs. Briefly, the implantable device determines whether the leads are within an initial post-implant interval following implant during which lead maturation generally occurs.
|Apnea episode determination device and apnea episode determination method|
An apnea episode determination device includes, a processor; and a memory which stores a plurality of instructions, which when executed by the processor, cause the processor to execute, detecting a breathing segment and a midway segment from a sound signal during sleep, the breathing segment being considered to include a breathing sound, the midway segment existing in between the breathing segments; calculating an acoustic feature based on a background noise component and a signal component excluding the background noise component, which are included in the midway segment; and determining that the midway segment is an apnea episode when the acoustic feature meets a preset condition.. .
|Systems and methods for st segment stability discrimination during cardiac ischemia detection for use with implantable medical devices|
Techniques are provided for discriminating episodes of cardiac ischemia indicated based on shifts in st segment elevation from false detections due to atrial fibrillation (af) or other confounding factors such as premature ventricular contractions (pvcs.) in an example for use with a single-chamber device, in response to a possible ischemic event, the single-chamber device assesses ventricular stability based an examination of ventricular intracardiac electrogram (iegm) signals. If the ventricular iegm is unstable due to paroxysmal af or frequent pvcs, the ischemic event is rejected as a false detection.
|Monitoring or predicting system and method of monitoring or predicting|
A monitoring or predicting system to detect the onset of a neurological episode, the system comprising: a neurological electrical input, the input being a digital representation of a neurologically derived signal; a converter to convert the digital signal into a digital data string; a pattern analyser to identify recurring patterns in the digital data string; and a monitor to measure a pattern-derived parameter, wherein an output from the monitor gives an indication of the onset or occasion of a neuronal activity in dependence on the pattern-derived parameter.. .
|Method and apparatus for event-triggered reinforcement of a favorable brain state|
Methods and apparatuses are disclosed for potentiating a favorable brain state that is associated with relief in symptoms of a brain condition. Techniques include monitoring one or more brain signals and detecting an episode of a favorable brain state based on the one or more brain signals, the favorable brain state associated with a decrease in one or more symptoms of a brain condition of the patient.
|Methods and system for monitoring patients for clinical episodes|
Apparatus and methods are described for monitoring a subject. A motion sensor senses motion of the subject and generates a sensor signal in response thereto.
|Diclofenac formulations and methods of use|
Methods and formulations are provided for treating migraine and other acute pain episodes using diclofenac, and formulations of diclofenac that provide both rapid and sustained relief from acute pain. Methods and formulations are also provided for treating symptoms that often accompany migraine and acute pain such as photophobia, phonophobia, nausea and vomiting..
|Podcast organization and usage at a computing device|
Improved techniques that facilitate the use of podcasts are disclosed. The improved techniques can pertain to publishing, hosting, accessing, subscribing, managing, organizing, searching, browsing, transferring, and/or playing podcasts.
|Methods and compositions for diagnosing and treating mood disorders|
The present invention relates to methods of diagnosing, prognosing or treating diseases or disorders in which elevated or reduced levels of aβ protein, including aβ1-42 are prevalent. In particular, the present invention relates to methods of diagnosing, prognosing or treating a major or minor depressive episode/disorder attributed to elevated or reduced levels of aβ protein, including aβ1-42, found particularly in body fluids including whole blood, blood cells, serum, plasma, urine and csf as well as in the brain.
|Systems and methods of characterizing mechanical activation patterns for rhythm discrimination and therapy|
An implantable sensor circuit can be configured to generate a first sensor signal representative of mechanical activation of a first chamber of a heart of a subject and a second sensor signal representative of mechanical activation of a second chamber of the heart. A chamber synchrony measurement circuit can be configured to generate a measure of synchrony of the mechanical activations of the first heart chamber and the second heart chamber using the first and second sensor signals, a tachyarrhythmia detector circuit, and a control circuit.
|Battery longevity estimator that accounts for episodes of high current drain|
System and method for estimating a remaining capacity of a battery of an implantable medical device. The implantable medical device has a battery producing a current and having a remaining battery capacity, the implantable medical device being configured to utilize a relatively low amount of the current and, in specific instances, a relatively large pulse of the current.
|Media player security for full length episodes|
A streaming video player and authentication server work in conjunction to provide secure streaming media. Player authentication is used to ensure that only users using an authorized media player authorized users can access and stream the media content.
|Methods and systems to correlate arrhythmic and ischemic events|
Systems and methods for determining whether there is a correlation between arrhythmias and myocardial ischemic episodes are provided. An implantable system (e.g., a monitor, pacemaker or icd) is used to monitor for arrhythmias and to monitor for myocardial ischemic episodes.
|Method and system for contextual advertisement replacement utilizing automatic content recognition|
An automatic content recognition (acr)-enabled connected tv device may be operable to identify, utilizing acr, viewer interaction and/or viewer information. The acr-enabled connected tv device may present, utilizing the acr, a variant of an advertisement in a next ad pod during presentation of content, based on the identified viewer interaction and/or the identified viewer information.
|Active implantable medical device comprising means for the diagnosis of heart failure|
Methods, devices, and processor-readable storage media are provided for the diagnosis of heart failure. A method in this context includes collecting, using an implantable device, reference episodes, the reference episodes comprising, at least one of: electrical activity signals of a myocardium; myocardium hemodynamic activity signals, or indicators reflecting variation of physical parameters, variation of activity, and variation of hemodynamic phases between phases of effort and phases of recovery; generating an in-suspicion model-cycle and an off-suspicion model-cycle based on the reference episodes; and determining whether to generate an early heart failure alert, based on a difference between the in-suspicion model-cycle and the off-suspicion model-cycle..
|Detecting and treatment of sleep apnea|
A device is presented for evaluating whether an episode of sleep apnea is occurring in a patient suffering from chronic sleep apnea disorder, for delivery of appropriate therapy. The device includes circuitry adapted to respond to a cardiac signal generated by the heart.
|Tracking and reporting information characterizing attacks caused by a disease|
Methods and apparatus for tracking and monitoring information related to an attack caused by a disease. A portable electronic device such as a smartphone or portable computer is used to collect personal information about one or more attack episodes.
|Nutritional composition for children with reflux, colic and/or constipation|
The present invention is directed to an infant formula specially designed to reduce episodes of regurgitation, colic and constipation that occur in infants fed on infant formula. The composition represents a needed improvement to the art because it contains in a single composition substances that simultaneously addresses these three problems..
|Non-invasive magnetic or electrical nerve stimulation to treat or prevent autism spectrum disorders and other disorders of psychological development|
Devices, systems and methods are disclosed for treating or preventing an autism spectrum disorder, a pervasive developmental disorder, or a disorder of psychological development. The methods comprise transmitting impulses of energy non-invasively to selected nerve fibers, particularly those in a vagus nerve.
|System and method for video episode viewing and mining|
Systems and methods for video episode viewing and mining comprise: receiving video data comprising a plurality of frames representing images of one or more objects within a physical area; identifying a plurality of events within the video data, wherein an event represents a movement of an object of interest from a first location in a grid associated with the physical area to a second location in the grid; generating a plurality of event data records reflecting the plurality of events; and determining one or more frequent episodes from the plurality of event data records, wherein an episode comprises a series of events associated with a particular object of interest.. .
|Fracturing fluids including amine oxides as flowback aids|
An aqueous fracturing fluid comprises an environmentally friendly flowback aid. The flowback aid includes an amine oxide having the formula (ch3)no(r1)(r2), where r1 and r2 are independently selected from linear or branched alkyl groups having from 8 to 16 carbon atoms.
|Storing structured and unstructured clinical information for information retrieval|
A computer-implemented method can include acquiring data from at least one data source, the acquired data including health data for a patient. The acquired data can be transformed into episode model data according to a context-specific data model and the episode model data can be stored in a database.
|Low frequency glatiramer acetate therapy|
A method of alleviating a symptom of relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis in a human patient suffering from relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis or a patient who has experienced a first clinical episode and is determined to be at high risk of developing clinically definite multiple sclerosis comprising administering to the human patient three subcutaneous injections of a therapeutically effective dose of glatiramer acetate over a period of seven days with at least one day between every subcutaneous injection so as to thereby alleviate the symptom of the patient.. .
|Ectopic-triggered para-his stimulation|
Ectopic cardiac activity can be detected, such as in the absence of a diagnosed tachyarrhythmia episode. In response to the detected ectopic activity, electrostimulation can be provided to a para-hisian region, such as to activate natural cardiac contraction mechanisms or to interrupt re-entrant cardiac activity.
|Rhythm discrimination enhancement - av drive|
An apparatus comprises an implantable cardiac signal sensing circuit and a controller circuit. The implantable cardiac signal sensing circuit provides a sensed depolarization signal from a ventricle and a sensed depolarization signal from an atrium.
|Assessing practitioner value in multi-practitioner settings|
A plurality of actual outcome data points, including actual outcomes for a plurality of episodes of a process, are obtained for the process. A practitioner-independent baseline outcome is also obtained for the process.
|Techniques for prediction and monitoring of clinical episodes|
Apparatus and methods are provided including sensing at least one parameter of a subject while the subject sleeps. The parameter is analyzed, and a condition of the subject is determined at least in part responsively to the analysis.
|Methods for treating atrial fibrillation|
The subject invention provides methods for reducing stroke rate, methods for preventing atrial remodeling, and methods for reversing atrial remodeling by administering budiodarone to reduce atrial fibrillation (af) episode duration and an anticoagulant (ac). According to some methods of the invention, the average af episode duration can be reduced to less than about 24, 5, 3 or 1 hour(s), and the maximum af episode duration may be reduced to less than about 20, 10 or 5 hours.