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Patient positioning device
A patient positioning device is provided. The patient positioning device includes a patient positioning top and a u-shaped undercarriage that includes first and...
Method and processing system for determining the spatial structure of a
Spatial structure of system modules is automatically determined with respect to other system modules. Information on the spatial structure of a first system...
Management of component members using tag attributes
A system to associate a plurality of members with a component, associate a member type with one of the plurality of members, and associate a value tag attribute...
System and method for documentation processing with multi-layered
structuring of information
The invention relates to a system and a method for documentation processing, in particular for technical and industrial applications, with storage means (1) for...
Patient bed search system
An automated search system uses data indicating clinical and non-clinical needs of a patient to provide a ranked list of candidate beds, status of beds and...
Medical examination and treatment apparatus
A medical examination and treatment apparatus includes a robot operable to control a tool, and an internal position-determination system to measure a position of...
Methods and structures for utilizing a memory device for a PLC
Certain exemplary embodiments comprise a method comprising a plurality of activities comprising: at a programmable logic controller comprising a memory device,...
Baseband module and data transmission method
A baseband module for a base station is in a mobile communication network. The baseband module includes at least two baseband devices connected to each other by...
Method for regulating the transmitter power in a radio system and
corresponding radio system
In a radio system, in particular a CDMA mobile radio system, a receiver evaluates a signal received from a transmitter and produces power control information for...
System and method for non-rigid multi-modal registration on the GPU
A method for non-rigid multi-modal registration of digitized images includes providing a reference image and an alignment images acquired from different imaging...
Motion-guided segmentation for cine DENSE images
Myocardial tissue tracking techniques are used to project or guide a single manually-defined set of myocardial contours through time. Displacement encoding with...
System and method for fused PET-CT visualization for heart unfolding
A method for fusing two digitized image datasets for 2-dimensional visualization of the heart, includes providing a first digitized image and a second digitized...
Hearing aid with reduced wind sensitivity and corresponding method
The wind sensitivity of hearing aids is reduced. The noise level of at least two microphones is measured and to compared with one another. The microphones are...
System and method for providing information regarding an identity's media
Embodiments provide a system, methods, apparatus, means, and computer program code for providing information regarding an identity's media channel availability.
X-ray device with scattered-beam suppression
The invention relates to an X-ray device with an X-ray radiation source and with a preferably digital detector, which is placed in the beam path of the radiation...
Manipulation protection for a fire detector
A method for differentiating between a fire and the manipulation of a fire detector. The fire detector has at least two sensor units, each of which contains a...
Method and device for securely operating a switching device
A method and a device for secure operation of a switching device including at least two main contacts which can be switched on and off and include contact pieces...
Tie bar for three pole switching device
A multipole switching device selectively switches electrical power from an electrical power source to a load circuit. A first control device comprises a housing...
Method for determining local deviations of a main magnetic field of a
magnetic resonance device
The invention relates to a method for the determination of local deviations of a main magnetic field of a magnetic resonance device from a setpoint value,...
Direct electrical drive
The invention relates to a direct electrical drive (1) for a wheel set (30) of a vehicle, wherein the direct electrical drive (1) comprises a stator (7) and a...
Treatment station for particle therapy
A treatment station for particle bombardment of a patient is provided. The treatment station includes an apparatus for adaptation of at least one particle beam...
Beam guiding magnet for deflecting a particle beam
A beam guiding magnet includes a first and second coil system, which are designed such that the dipole moments of the first and second coil systems point in...
Electrical insulation tape with controlled bonding and resin impregnation
A mechanical interface for relieving stress between an outer layer and an inner insulating layer in a layered insulating tape structure surrounding an electrical...
Process for applying material to a component, a fiber and a fiber mat
Short fibers in a solder or a welding material often do not have the desired strength.The invention uses fiber mats (13) which have been introduced onto a...
Feeding device for a belt-type sintering machine
The invention relates to a feeding device for a belt-type sintering machine, with a feeding container for receiving the material to be sintered, with a conveying...
Displacement for an X-ray C-arm
The present embodiments relate to a displacement apparatus for a C-arm arranged on a trolley. The displacement apparatus includes at least a first and at least a...
Method and device for transporting items by means of identified containers
A method and a device transport multiple items, in particular mail items, to predefined destination points. The respective destination point and a value of a...
System for introducing fuel to a fluid flow upstream of a combustion area
Aspects of the invention relate to a system and method for introducing fuel to the flow of air along a surface upstream of a combustion area. Fuel injectors can...
Transition duct for gas turbine engine
A transition duct having an inlet opening and an outlet opening and a body portion extending between the inlet and outlet openings at respective inlet and outlet...
Device and method for motorized support of a patient positioning facility
A device and method for motorized support of patient positioning are provided. The position of a patient bed and the setting of an electric motor drive are...
Configurable user interface system for processing patient medical data
A system provides an improved clinician workflow by providing a composite display image supporting documenting clinical actions, reviewing previous actions and...
Method and device for monitoring the functionality of an automation system
of a plant
There is described a method for monitoring the functionality of an automation system of a plant comprising at least one main processor, parts of the plant being...
Method and apparatus for incorporating metadata in data clustering
Documents in a high density data stream are clustered. Incoming documents are analyzed to find metadata, such as words in a documents headline or abstract and...
System and method for the dynamic representation of the actual state of a
task in relation to a target state
The invention relates to a system and a method for the dynamic representation of the actual state of a task. The aim of the invention is to provide a clear and...
Method for operating an automation device
A method is specified for operating an automation system, wherein a description object appropriate to a type of the respective program code object and a...
Acquiring contrast-enhanced, T1 weighted, cine magnetic resonance images
A method of magnetic resonance imaging of anatomy that is subject to a movement cycle (e.g., the heart during a cardiac cycle), comprising: administering a...
Coded visual markers for tracking and camera calibration in mobile
A method for determining a pose of a user is provided including the steps of capturing a video image sequence of an environment including at least one coded...
General framework for image segmentation using ordered spatial dependency
A general framework to enhance performance of automatic segmentation of a plurality of structures in medical imaging applications incorporates inter-structure...
Device and method for automated planning of an access path for a
percutaneous, minimally invasive intervention
A device and a method are disclosed for automated planning of an access path for a percutaneous, minimally invasive intervention on an area of the body, in...
Method and apparatus for detecting doubles in a singulated stream of flat
A system for detection of doubles in a stream of flat items such as mail pieces being conveyed on a conveyor includes an electronic imaging camera positioned to...
User control device for controlling a medical system
An operating device with an operating piece, which may be positioned near the floor, includes at least one operating element for controlling a medical...
Medical diagnostic system and method for capturing medical image
The invention relates to a medical diagnostic system having two C-arms which are adjustable with the aid of two drive means and serve as retaining devices for...
Data network interface and communication devices having a data network
Line-oriented communication devices are coupled by a data network interface to a packet-oriented data network. The data network interface has a data network...
TDD frame format in wireless mesh network
In a wireless mesh network a method includes, at a first node, receiving a transmission from a second node during a first sub-frame of a frame with a first...
Method and system for transmitting telegrams
The invention relates to a system and a method for transmitting telegrams. The system has at least one first communication means provided for sending telegrams...
Method, apparatus and software program for extending the flow of
information when transmitting a message
Methods, apparatuses and software programs which are used to facilitate the flow of information in terms of functionalities in the domain of at least one service...
A semiconductor module has a housing, including a power semiconductor, a cooler bearing against the latter and serving for dissipating heat loss. In at least one...
Multiplanar reformatting visualization with multiple scrolling speeds
Multiplanar reformatting visualization is provided with multiple scrolling speeds. A plurality of buffers is provided. Each buffer stores composites of data from...
Circulator and magnetic resonance device
A circulator has a ferrite, and the circulator is arranged in the vicinity of a device that produces a static magnetic field in the environment surrounding the...
Rotor pole crossover connection
A rotor pole crossover connection joint for use in a rotating electrical machine is disclosed. The connection joint integrally couples a bottom rotor coil strap...