Systems and methods for transdermal secretion detection

Register USPTO Patent
Application Number 14150927
Grant Number 09241659
Status In Force
Filing Date 2014-01-09
First Publication Date 2014-05-08
Publication Date 2014-05-08
Grant Date 2016-01-26
Owner BI Incorporated (USA)
Inventor
  • Rompa, Jr., Victor J.
  • Pence, Hollis
  • Waters, Timothy D.
  • Bloemendaal, Todd
  • Newsome, Arthur P.

Abstract

Various embodiments of the present invention provide systems and methods for detecting chemicals. As an example, a system is disclosed that includes a chemical sensor, a processor, and a computer readable medium. The computer readable medium includes instructions executable by the processor to: receive a plurality of outputs from the chemical sensor; calculate a baseline value using the plurality of outputs from the chemical sensor; and report an event when the baseline value is exceeded.

IPC Classes  ?

  • A61B 5/00 - Measuring for diagnostic purposes ; Identification of persons
  • A61B 5/145 - Measuring characteristics of blood in vivo, e.g. gas concentration, pH-value
  • A61B 5/1477 - Measuring characteristics of blood in vivo, e.g. gas concentration, pH-value using chemical or electrochemical methods, e.g. by polarographic means non-invasive
  • A61B 5/11 - Measuring movement of the entire body or parts thereof, e.g. head or hand tremor or mobility of a limb