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System and method for color-coding segmented chest image airways for
A method for visualizing airways in chest images, includes: computing a distance map of a segmented bronchial tree; extracting data from the segmented bronchial...
Rotational stereo roadmapping
An improved method is disclosed for imaging in an interventional medical procedure that is more advanced than a conventional 2D image processing application and...
Magnetic resonance device and method for perfusion determination
In a method and a device for automatic determination of perfusion by using a magnetic resonance system, multiple first MR data sets are thereby acquired from a...
Method and arrangement for determination of the radio coverage in a
multicell mobile radio system
A method for determination of a radio coverage and a method for positional determination of a mobile terminal in a multi-cellular mobile radio system in which...
Transmission circuit for radio frequency signals and method for
transmitting radio frequency signals
A transmission circuit for radio frequency signals has a power mixer and includes a radio frequency input port, a first radio frequency output port, a second...
Systems, devices, and/or methods for managing programs
Certain exemplary embodiments relate to a device and/or an associated method in which a recorded television or radio program can be played back from a recording...
Method of suppressing obscuring features in an image
A method of removing obscuring features of relatively standard size and shape from an image comprising the obscuring features, features of interest and...
Methods for non-linear image blending, adjustment and display
A method for generating and adjusting an image obtained based on computed tomography data using a non-linear blending function is provided. In one embodiment of...
Receiver facility with a moveable receiver
The wearing comfort and acoustics in an external receiver, in particular in a cymba hearing device, are to be improved. A receiver facility with a receiver,...
Multi-stage estimation method for noise reduction and hearing apparatus
The noise reduction for signals which can contain speech at least part of the time is to be improved. To this end a hearing apparatus and especially a hearing...
Hearing aid device with a transducer protection facility
With a hearing aid device which can be worn in the ear, a barometric pressure equalization which is needed for the sound transducer, such as a microphone or...
Device for converting an electric current
A device for converting an electrical current includes at least one phase module with an AC voltage connection and at least one DC voltage connection, a phase...
Energy storage module
Energy storage modules generally include a housing with component parts arranged therein. The component parts are in this case either capacitors, for example...
A cathode has a cathode head in which is arranged at least one emitter that emits electrons upon application of a heating voltage. At least one series resistor...
Switch activated slide linkage
One embodiment of the present invention relates to a coupling arrangement for transmission of the rotational movement of a switching shaft of an electrical...
Merge stop gate for an automated laboratory sample handling worksystem
A method for replacing a first sample carried on a moving secondary conveyor onto a moving primary conveyor at a potential interference point while the primary...
Device for applying and monitoring of endovascular brachytherapy
Device for implementing endovascular brachytherapy, whereby in the region of the catheter tip, a beta or gamma radiator used to prevent restenosis after the...
Turbine engine airfoil and platform assembly
A turbine airfoil (22A) is formed by a first process using a first material. A platform (30A) is formed by a second process using a second material that may be...
Modular transvane assembly
An arrangement for delivering gasses from can combustors of a can annular gas turbine combustion engine to a turbine first stage section including a first row...
Controller for a machine with debug functionality
There is described a control device of a machine, an engineering system and a method for operating said control device. Said control device is used to control...
Communication method and master-slave system for a field bus configured
according to the AS-interface standard
A communication method and a master-slave system, for a field bus configures according to the AS-interface standard, are disclosed. Such a master-slave system...
Apparatus and method for sorting items
An apparatus for sorting items has a buffer device with a multiplicity of buffer storage locations, filled by a loading device, and an intermediate store with a...
Method for transmitting signaling messages using alternate path
User data is transmitted between an interconnected data transmission network and a data package transmission network. A receiver of an original signaling...
System and method for creating and searching medical ontologies
A method for creating and searching medical ontologies includes providing a semi-structured information source comprising a plurality of articles linked to each...
Method for determining and displaying perfusion parameters in tomography
A method is disclosed for determining and displaying perfusion parameters. In at least one embodiment, the method includes measuring an arterial contrast agent...
Method for correction of image artifacts during acquisition of magnetic
resonance imaging data
A method for correcting image artifacts during the acquisition of magnetic resonance imaging data includes the following steps. At least one part of the linear,...
Vacuum vessel for cooled equipment
An annular end piece for a cylindrical vacuum vessel, comprising a metal end piece (42); an outer decorative shell (44) spaced away from a surface of the metal...
Method, mobile station and base station for establishing connections in a
A radio communication system, for example a TDMA/CDMA radio communication system, has at least one base station recurringly offering frequency channels for a...
The present invention relates to methods and apparatus for detecting when a mobile communication device exits a defined geographical area wherein the defined...
Method for creating image recordings relating to the blood vessel system
of a patient using a variable-position...
Method for creating image recordings of blood vessel system of a patient, comprising: after administering contrast agent an image recording is created in a...
Method for planning an angiographic measurement
In a method for planning of an angiography measurement of a body region in a magnetic resonance system, the body region being larger than the maximum field of...
Method and system for verifying detection of a lung nodule
Detected lung nodules are presented in a chest radiographic sub-image. A curve is matched to pixels in the sub-image and confidence values for individual pixels...
System and method for automatic detection of anatomical features on 3D ear
A method for detecting anatomical features in 3D ear impressions includes receiving a 3D digital image of a 3D ear impression, obtaining a surface of the ear...
Completely-in-canal hearing instrument with robust feedback stability
A CIC hearing instrument and appertaining method are provided that improve feedback stability. Accordingly, the microphone inlet is located on the faceplate of...
Hearing apparatus with visually active housing
A hearing apparatus to be worn on or in the ear is provided, which includes a housing. The housing is here formed at least in part from an electrochrome...
Gated burst mode radiation treatment of moving targets
Some aspects include a system, apparatus, and method for obtaining a burst mode treatment plan to be administered by a radiotherapy device, the burst mode...
Method, communications system and communications terminal for establishing
In one aspect, a method for establishing communication in a packet-oriented communications network between a calling (EG1) and a called terminal is provided. In...
Offset time for ranging request messages
Various example embodiments are disclosed. According to an example embodiment, a method may include sending, by a base station in a wireless network, a paging...
Multihop radio hazard reporting system
A method and a system for the propagation of a message in a radio-operated communication network having a base unit and a plurality of members, wherein the base...
Supported superconducting magnet
A supported superconducting magnet, comprising a superconducting magnet arranged within an outer vacuum container; and a support structure bearing the weight of...
Systems and methods for detecting wire breaks
A circuit is provided that includes a power source and a sensor circuit electrically coupled by a switch to the power source. The circuit further includes an...
Thermionic emission device
A thermionic emission device, in particular for use in an x-ray tube, has an indirectly heated primary emitter that is fashioned as a flat emitter with an...
Permanent-magnet synchronous machine having skewed magnets for reduced
In a three-phase permanent-magnet synchronous machine, a pole gap and a skew of permanent magnets on the rotor are designed such that oscillating torques which...
At least one embodiment of the invention relates to an actuator including a mechanical display, wherein the actuator is provided for switching a switch unit,...
Method for producing a hermetically sealed, electrical feedthrough using
A method generates at least one electrical connection from at least one electronic component, which is positioned on a substrate inside an encapsulation, to...
Methods for detection of immunosuppressant drugs
Methods and reagents are disclosed for enhancing the bioavailability of a hydrophobic drug, and in some embodiments for determining a hydrophobic drug, in a...
Receive circuit for minimizing channels in ultrasound imaging
Receive circuits and associated methods are provided for ultrasound imaging. Both subarray mixing and time division multiplexing are provided with a same...
Axial rotor section for a rotor of a turbine
Disclosed is an axial rotor section for a rotor of a turbine, on which a sealing element, which is provided on an end side surface, is secured by means of a...
Use of a thermal barrier coating for a housing of a steam turbine, and a
The invention relates to the use of a thermal insulating layer for a housing of a steam turbine in order to even out the deformation behavior of different...
Built-in refrigerator with dispensing device
A built-in refrigerator having a housing formed with a front dispenser opening therein, the refrigerator including a frame member for surrounding an opening in...