ALPINION MEDICAL SYSTEMS CO., LTD.
|ALPINION MEDICAL SYSTEMS CO., LTD. Patent applications|
|Patent application number||Title||Published|
|20140194058||IMPLANTABLE MEDICAL DEVICE AND POWER CONTROLLING METHOD THEREOF - An implantable medical device includes a secondary coil for receiving an RF signal from the external terminal by an induced electromotive force excited by an external terminal primary coil. RF signal includes a power signal for energizing the medical device and data signal generated upon modulation of the power signal for use in controlling the medical device. The implantable medical device further comprises: a power processing block for converting the received power signal into DC for use by the implantable medical device; a data communication circuit activated by the DC supplied from the power processing block for demodulating the modulated data signal from the RF signal; a charge unit for charging a battery with the DC supplied from the power processing block; and a control unit to be operative by a power supply from the battery for controlling the implantable medical device according to the demodulated data signal.||07-10-2014|
|20140128737||VECTOR INTERPOLATION DEVICE AND METHOD FOR AN ULTRASONIC WAVE IMAGE - An apparatus and method for a vector interpolation of an ultrasound image are provided. The apparatus includes a probe, beam former, demodulator and interpolation processor. The probe converts an electric signal into an ultrasound signal, transmits the ultrasound signal to an object, and converts a reflected ultrasound signal from the object into a reflected electric signal. The beam former forms a receive-focused signal based on the electric signal converted from the reflected ultrasound signal by the probe. The demodulator demodulates the receive-focused signal for forming I data corresponding to in-phase components and Q data corresponding to quadrature-phase components. And the interpolation processor performs a vector interpolation with 1:M weighting (M is a natural number) between different complex-valued signals, based on the I data and the Q data.||05-08-2014|
|20130282040||TREATMENT DEVICE AND METHOD FOR OPERATING SAME - The present disclosure in some embodiments provides a medical device and to a method of operating the medical device. The medical device, comprising: a monitoring information processor configured to process and display cardiovascular information acquired through diagnosing or monitoring a target area of a patent body; a comparison unit configured to compare at least one values selected from the cardiovascular information with at least one threshold values; a cardiovascular information analysis unit configured to analyze the cardiovascular information provided depending on the result of comparison performed by the comparison unit and to produce an analysis result; and a therapeutic parameter setup unit configured to generate a setup information based on a part or all of the cardiovascular information and the analysis result and to generate therapeutic pulses for adjusting a level of a treatment on the patient body according to the setup information.||10-24-2013|
|20130274604||COLOR FLOW IMAGING METHOD, AND ULTRASONIC DEVICE THEREFOR - A color flow imaging method and an ultrasonic imaging system are provided. The ultrasonic imaging system includes: a transceiver unit configured to transmit an ultrasonic wave signal for acquisition of a C-mode image to a subject and receive an ultrasonic wave echo signal reflected from the subject; a storage unit configured to store the received echo signal; a control unit configured to output an interpolated signal by interpolating ensembles of at least one scan line for acquisition of the C-mode image identified based on the received echo signal; and an image processor configured to form the C-mode image based on the interpolated signal and to output the C-mode image on a display unit.||10-17-2013|
|20130253327||PROBE HAVING SEPARABLE SCANHEAD - The invention relates to a probe that is comprised in an ultrasonic diagnostic system, wherein the probe comprises: a scanhead which includes a housing that functions as a handle, a transducer that is installed on one side of the housing, a tuning board that is accommodated within the housing and has one side connected with a PCB of the transducer, and a board connection-connector that is connected with the other side of the tuning board; and a cable assembly which has one end on which a scanhead connector detachably coupled with the board-connection connector is positioned, and has the other end on which a system connector is placed. Since the scanhead can be separated from the cable assembly such that the scanhead can be replaced, overall convenience of a user is improved greatly, and consequently, the ultrasonic diagnostic system can be miniaturized and carried in a portable form.||09-26-2013|
|20130219317||ULTRASONIC DIAGNOSIS DEVICE AND CONTROLLING METHOD THEREOF - An ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus includes: a control panel including a plurality of character input keys provided for character input, and one or more function selection keys provided for function selection; a selection menu providing unit for providing a selection menu for selecting a character type corresponding to the character input keys of the control panel and a function type corresponding to the function selection keys of the control panel; and a control unit for performing a control operation for inputting a character corresponding to a selected character type or executing a function corresponding to a selected function type, in response to one or more of the character type and the function type selected from the selection menu.||08-22-2013|
|20130090558||ULTRASONIC DIAGNOSIS DEVICE, GRAPHIC ENVIRONMENT CONTROL DEVICE FOR USE THEREIN, AND CONTROL METHOD THEREFOR - An ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus, a graphic environment control device for use therein, and a control method therefor are provided. The ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus includes: a touch panel for detecting an operator's touch position; a display for displaying images in response to ultrasonic waves radiated from a probe and reflections of the ultrasonic waves; and a graphic control unit for displaying an input panel layout corresponding to the touch panel on the display, selecting a position on the input panel layout corresponding to a touch position detected by the touch panel, and performing a control operation corresponding to the position selected on the input panel layout.||04-11-2013|
|20120204416||METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MANUFACTURING A PASSIVE COMPONENT FOR AN ACOUSTIC TRANSDUCER - The present disclosure relates to a method and apparatus for manufacturing a passive component for an acoustic transducer, wherein a mixture of metal oxide filler with an epoxy resin is subjected to ultrasonic wave generated and followed by an addition of a hardener to cast the passive component for the acoustic transducer. Mixing the materials with the ultrasonic wave improves the dispersion of the metal oxide filler over conventional passive components, thus enabling the passive component to have uniform surfaces, resulting in improved sound velocity and attenuation characteristics with acoustic transducers that use the passive component manufactured by the present disclosure.||08-16-2012|
|20120123269||THREE-DIMENSIONAL ULTRASONIC SCANNER - The present disclosure provides a precise performance three-dimensional ultrasound scanner that is lightweight for an easy hold by suggesting a novel constitution of a swing mechanism wherein an arrangement of the drive motor perpendicular to the swing axis requires a smaller capacity motor and eliminating a backlash. The swing mechanism includes: an arm holder connected to a rotational axis of the motor; an arm connected to the arm holder so that the arm swings within a certain angular range; a link, attached to the arm, for moving in unison with the arm; a shaft, connected to the link, for transmitting a rotary power of the arm to the transducer unit. The swing mechanism can be operated using the smaller capacity motor and eliminates the need for a pulley, gear or belt eliminating backlashes to promote implementation of lightweight precision three-dimensional ultrasound scanners.||05-17-2012|
|20120116225||METHOD FOR GENERATING TRANSVERSE ELASTIC WAVES, AND METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ACQUIRING IMAGES USING TRANSVERSE ELASTIC WAVES - The present invention relates to a method for generating transverse elastic waves, a method and apparatus for acquiring images using the transverse elastic waves. The present disclosure provides a technique for generating transverse elastic waves by focusing the ultrasonic waves respectively on a number of focal points which are virtually present in a viscoelastic medium and also become wave sources of the transverse elastic waves, and controlling the generated transverse elastic waves to have peak positions with their overlapping points residing and translating in two line segments extending in parallel or at an acute angle to facilitate increasing elastic deformations of the viscoelastic medium to an appropriate level, and thus acquiring images with improved accuracy in the viscoelastic medium.||05-10-2012|
|20120092334||APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR A REAL-TIME MULTI-VIEW THREE-DIMENSIONAL ULTRASONIC IMAGE USER INTERFACE FOR ULTRASONIC DIAGNOSIS SYSTEM - The present disclosure relates to an ultrasonic diagnosis system. More particularly, the present disclosure relates to an apparatus and method for a real-time multi-view three-dimensional ultrasonic image user interface for an ultrasonic diagnosis system which can render three-dimensional volume data of an object obtained by three-dimensional ultrasonographic imaging into three-dimensional image data from each of a plurality of virtual viewpoints, and display the object from each of the viewpoints simultaneously on a real-time basis.||04-19-2012|
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