Patents by Inventor Alan Marcovecchio

Alan Marcovecchio has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20060009809
    Abstract: A cardiac resuscitation device that includes a pulse sensor configured to detect pulse information characterizing the cardiac pulse in the patient, an accelerometer configured to detect chest movements of the patient during chest compressions, and memory and processing circuits configured to process the outputs of the pulse sensor and accelerometer to monitor the effect that chest compressions have on the patient's pulse.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 15, 2005
    Publication date: January 12, 2006
    Inventors: Alan Marcovecchio, Frederick Geheb, Donald Boucher
  • Publication number: 20050043763
    Abstract: An external defibrillator for delivering a defibrillation waveform to a patient. The defibrillator includes chest electrodes for detecting at least one ECG signal on the patient and for delivering the defibrillation waveform to the patient, a defibrillation circuit for shaping and delivering the defibrillation waveform, a pulse sensor for detecting the presence of a cardiac pulse in the patient, wherein the pulse sensor has a pulse signal as its output, and memory and processing circuits for analyzing the pulse signal in conjunction with the ECG signal to determine whether the patient has a pulse.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 5, 2004
    Publication date: February 24, 2005
    Inventors: Alan Marcovecchio, Frederick Geheb, Donald Boucher