Patents Assigned to TRUMPF Medizin Systeme GmbH
  • Patent number: 11152133
    Abstract: A cable routing system is provided. The cable routing system comprises a flexible flat band being able to be deformed from its stretched out shape without assuming a permanent changed form and several attaching devices in intervals along a longitudinal direction of the band for attaching a cable to the band in a sliding manner.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 19, 2021
    Assignee: TRUMPF MEDIZIN SYSTEME GMBH + CO. KG
    Inventors: Kevin Fiedler, Arnd Kuchenbecker, Carmen Ludwig, Dieter Seifert
  • Patent number: 11083658
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to an operating table, the operating table comprising a table top, a table top support and a column with a column head, wherein the sealing device is bellows assembled below the column head, or an adhesive in a hole and/or window on the holder of the cable, or a sealing gasket between the receiver and the column head, or a shield sealingly attached to the column head below the gear. The present disclosure further relates to control equipment, a lifting device, an intelligent charger, a column guide system for an operating table, as well as an operating table including the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 10, 2021
    Assignee: TRUMPF MEDIZIN SYSTEME GMBH + CO. KG
    Inventors: Kwang-Un Clarence King, Qiang Hao, Hao Shi, Jian Wang, Debao Ma, Wei Ma, Jipeng Wang, Jian Yang, Boon Khai Ang, Min Htun Aye, Arnd Kuchenbecker, Falk Georgi
  • Patent number: 11083657
    Abstract: A patient transfer system is provided. The patient transfer system comprises a lifting mechanism, an actuator unit attached to the lifting mechanism, two conveyors attached to the actuator unit such that they extend from the actuator unit in a forklift fork-like manner, wherein the conveyors respectively have a conveyor belt and opposite reversing ends reversing the conveyor belt. The actuator unit is configured to move the conveyors such that the reversing ends facing each other are linearly movable towards and apart from each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 29, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 10, 2021
    Assignee: TRUMPF MEDIZIN SYSTEME GMBH + CO. KG
    Inventor: Heinz-Hermann Dalbert
  • Publication number: 20210169721
    Abstract: An accessory detection apparatus for a modular medical device includes a support portion and at least one support accessory in connection with the support portion via a connection interface. The connection interface is configured to support the at least one support accessory extending from the support portion. The accessory detection apparatus includes at least one detection device in connection with a first portion of the connection interface and at least one identifier element in connection with a second portion of the connection interface. The apparatus further includes a controller in communication with the at least one detection device. The controller is configured to process at least one signal communicated from the at least one detection device and detect an identifier of at least one support accessory in response to the at least one signal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 8, 2020
    Publication date: June 10, 2021
    Applicant: Trumpf Medizin Systeme GmbH & Co. KG
    Inventors: Andreas Huber, Felix Jochen Hempel, Timotheus Bachinger-Colling
  • Patent number: 10952913
    Abstract: A cladding protection unit for a column of an adjustable support apparatus includes a frame including a first portion configured to be magnetically coupled to a second portion so as to extend around a perimeter of the column. Each of the first portion and the second portion include a sidewall. The sidewall of the first portion of the frame and the sidewall of the second portion of the frame form a column receiving space when the first portion is magnetically coupled to the second portion. A standoff flange extends outward from the sidewall. One or more magnets are coupled to at least one of the first and second portions of the frame. When the cladding protection unit is positioned around a perimeter of the column, the column is positioned in the column receiving space of the frame and the standoff flange of the frame extends outward from a perimeter of the column.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 16, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 23, 2021
    Assignee: TRUMPF MEDIZIN SYSTEME GMBH + CO. KG
    Inventor: Heinz Dalbert
  • Patent number: 10864773
    Abstract: A castor suspension system for suspending a first castor at a patient support device is provided. The castor suspension system comprises a pivoting suspension link pivotably attachable to the patient support device, and a springy element comprising a leaf spring made of a band deformed such that the band makes at least one U-turn so that the band has a first leg and at least one second leg. One of the first leg and the at least one second leg is provided with a first support portion supported on the pivoting suspension link, and the other of the first leg and the at least one second leg is provided with a second support portion for supporting the springy element with respect to the patient support device such that the springy element is configured to provide a pre-stress force to the pivoting suspension link.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2019
    Date of Patent: December 15, 2020
    Assignee: TRUMPF MEDIZIN SYSTEME GMBH + CO. KG
    Inventor: Alexander Trempert
  • Patent number: 10570940
    Abstract: A connecting device (1) for two components (4, 5) of a patient support surface is provided, said connecting device having a locking assembly (2) that is to be provided on a first component (4), and a coupling point (3) that is to be provided on a second component (5). The first and the second components (4, 5) can be connected to one another and locked in a locking position, the coupling point (3) having a locking receptacle (6) in the form of a recess. The locking assembly (2) has a support (7) that is mounted on the first component (4) and a locking element (8) that is pivotably mounted on the support (7) via a pivot bearing point (9). The locking element (8 portion (12) that is received in the locking receptacle (6) in the locking position, a bearing portion (10) on which the pivot bearing point (9) is provided, and a disengagement portion (13) that is on a different side from the locking portion (12) in relation to the bearing portion (10).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2020
    Assignee: TRUMPF MEDIZIN SYSTEME GMBH + CO. KG
    Inventor: Alexander Trempert
  • Patent number: 10568181
    Abstract: A surgical lamp and a method for illuminating a surgical field on a human body by the surgical lamp are provided. The surgical lamp comprises a lamp body (1), a control device (4) and at least one separate function module (6, 7). The lamp body (1) comprises at least one illuminant (3) for illuminating the surgical field and at least one interface having a first fixation device (11), a power supply terminal (12) and/or a data connection device (13). The control device (4) is provided for controlling the at least one illuminant (3) and is connected to the data connection device (13) of the at least one first interface for data transmission. The at least one function module (6, 7) comprises a second interface, having a second fixation device (14), a second power supply terminal (15) and/or a second data connection device (16), being compatible to the first interface and that can be docked thereto.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 28, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2020
    Assignee: TRUMPF MEDIZIN SYSTEME GMBH + CO. KG
    Inventors: Michael Schmid, Mathias Frenzel
  • Patent number: 10383195
    Abstract: A surgical lamp for illuminating a surgical field on a human body is provided. The surgical lamp comprises a control device (4), a lamp body (1) comprising several illuminants (3) with one respective light ray (I, II, II?) directed to the surgical field, and a 3D sensor (6) for detecting a spatial position of at least one object, and a device for switching on and off and dimming the illuminants (3), wherein the control device (4) controls the devices for switching on and off and dimming the illuminants (3), the 3D sensor (6) detects the spatial positon of the at least one object and transmits corresponding data to the control device (4), and the control device (4) is configured to control the illuminants (3) according to the spatial position of the at least one object.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 3, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 13, 2019
    Assignee: TRUMPF MEDIZIN SYSTEME GMBH + CO. KG
    Inventors: Johannes Hartl, Deniz Güvenc, Michael Schmid, Ingo Doser
  • Patent number: 10274577
    Abstract: A medical apparatus system is provided, the medical apparatus system comprising: at least one medical apparatus (2), at least one mobile control unit (3), for a medical apparatus (2), having a WLAN transmitting module (4) and a further radio transmitting module (5), at least one WLAN access point (6) having at least one antenna, at least one further radio reading module (7), and control device (8) connected to the at least one WLAN access point (7) and the at least one further radio reading module (7) in order to locate the medical apparatus and/or the mobile control unit in a process reliable manner.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 30, 2019
    Assignee: TRUMPF MEDIZIN SYSTEME GMBH + CO. KG
    Inventors: Rudolf Marka, Serhan Özhan, Gel Han
  • Patent number: 10194545
    Abstract: A shock protective frame, a foil envelope, and a protective envelope are provided as protection devices for an operator device having a touchscreen and configured to operate a medical apparatus. Appropriate protection of the operator device is provided according to combinations of the protection devices.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 12, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 29, 2019
    Assignee: Trumpf Medizin Systeme GMBH + Co. KG
    Inventors: Rudolf Marka, Serhan Oezhan
  • Publication number: 20180311101
    Abstract: A cladding protection unit for a column of an adjustable support apparatus includes a frame including a first portion configured to be magnetically coupled to a second portion so as to extend around a perimeter of the column. Each of the first portion and the second portion include a sidewall. The sidewall of the first portion of the frame and the sidewall of the second portion of the frame form a column receiving space when the first portion is magnetically coupled to the second portion. A standoff flange extends outward from the sidewall. One or more magnets are coupled to at least one of the first and second portions of the frame. When the cladding protection unit is positioned around a perimeter of the column, the column is positioned in the column receiving space of the frame and the standoff flange of the frame extends outward from a perimeter of the column.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 16, 2018
    Publication date: November 1, 2018
    Applicant: Trumpf Medizin Systeme GmbH + Co. KG
    Inventor: Heinz Dalbert
  • Patent number: 10039679
    Abstract: This disclosure provides operating units for a medical apparatus having a driven movable element comprising a fixing device for being fixed to the movable element, an actuating element, a signal processing device, at least one actuation sensor for detecting an actuation of the actuating element in at least one predetermined actuation axis (B1??B1+, B2??B2+), wherein the actuation sensor is adapted to supply an actuation signal depending on a direction of actuation (B1?, B1+, B2?, B2+) in the actuation axis (B1??B1+, B2??B2+) to the signal processing device and at least one direction sensor for outputting a direction signal. The signal processing device is adapted to align an actuation coordinate system according to the direction signal such that the direction of movement is equal to the direction of actuation (B1??B1+, B2??B2+), and to supply a control signal according to the actuation signal in the aligned actuation coordinate system to a control device of the medical apparatus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 7, 2018
    Assignee: TRUMPF MEDIZIN SYSTEME GMBH + CO. KG
    Inventors: Andre Griesel, Falk Georgi, Christopher Schmotz, Thomas Deutscher, Joerg Meissner
  • Patent number: 10007408
    Abstract: A medical control system includes an operator device having a touchscreen, a control device, and several medical apparatuses, wherein the medical apparatuses and the operator device are coupled to the control device by respective data connections. The operator device is adapted to display several schematic illustrations respectively corresponding to the medical apparatuses in a first display, and the operator device is adapted, by touching a first schematic illustration of a first medical apparatus, to illustrate the first medical apparatus along with first specific operation functions of the first medical apparatus in a second display, wherein substantially similar specific operation functions of the medical apparatuses are illustrated by substantially similar symbols.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 26, 2018
    Assignee: TRUMPF MEDIZIN SYSTEME GMBH + CO. KG
    Inventors: Rudolf Marka, Serhan Oezhan, Tim Schwebel, Gel Han
  • Patent number: 9941084
    Abstract: In some aspects, a switching device for a medical apparatus includes a first switching member adapted to select an assigned operating function of the medical apparatus; and a second switching member adapted to permit the selecting of the assigned operating function of the first switching member. The second switching member is adapted such that it has a detection space in which it detects a presence of an operating object; and the first switching member is arranged in the detection space of the second switching member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 10, 2018
    Assignee: TRUMPF MEDIZIN SYSTEME GMBH + CO. KG
    Inventors: Peter Geiger, Olaf Krause, Steffen Loeser, Falk Georgi, Joachim Sasse
  • Patent number: 9289343
    Abstract: This disclosure relates to resilient side rails for medical tables. In some aspects, a side rail for a medical table includes an elongated body having a height and a width that are configured to be received by a medical accessory, and the elongated body is formed of a material having a modulus of elasticity that is about 50 gigapascals to about 150 gigapascals and a yield strength that is about 40×107 pascals to about 120×107 pascals.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 23, 2012
    Date of Patent: March 22, 2016
    Assignee: Trumpf Medizin Systeme GmbH + Co. KG
    Inventors: Patrick Schleitzer, Orlando Soto, Edward Daley
  • Patent number: 9119668
    Abstract: A surgical lamp for illuminating an operating site includes a lamp body that includes first and second light sources that respectively generate first and second light fields of different diameter on the operating site. When a change in a distance between the lamp body and the operating site is detected, the first and second light intensities of the first and second light sources, respectively, can be controlled such that the predetermined diameter (dx) at which the preset relative central illuminance (Ecx) of the resultant light field is generated is maintained at a substantially constant value as the distance changes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 30, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 1, 2015
    Assignee: Trumpf Medizin Systeme GmbH + Co. KG
    Inventors: Rudolf Marka, Rouven Rosenheimer
  • Patent number: 9016916
    Abstract: A surgical lamp includes a lamp body with illuminants emitting bundled light beams with axes intersect a central axis of the lamp body, and illuminants emitting bundled light beams with axes that do not intersect the central axis. The shape of the light field and the distribution of the light intensity can be modified by driving different illuminants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2009
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2015
    Assignee: Trumpf Medizin Systeme GmbH + Co. KG
    Inventors: Rudolf Marka, Rouven Rosenheimer
  • Patent number: 8997281
    Abstract: This disclosure relates to operating table top assemblies and related devices. In some aspects, an operating table top coupling assembly includes a receiver assembly and a hook assembly. The receiver assembly includes first and second spaced walls that define a central recess therebetween. The hook assembly includes an elongate hook member attached to or integrally formed with a housing that is configured to be at least partially disposed within the central recess of the receiver assembly.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 23, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2015
    Assignee: Trumpf Medizin Systeme GmbH + Co. KG
    Inventors: Edward Daley, Patrick Schleitzer, Ivo Mueller, Rene Harig, Rene Lenk, Peter Schumann, Heinz-Hermann Dalbert
  • Patent number: D766496
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 7, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2016
    Assignee: Trumpf Medizin Systeme GmbH + Co. KG
    Inventors: Thomas Maerzke, Fred Held