Patents by Inventor Antonios Makropoulos

Antonios Makropoulos 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: 20210128099
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method and system for diagnosing blood vessel obstruction, such as would occur in deep vein thrombosis (DVT). More specifically, the present invention relates to a software tool for use with sensor hardware to allow users to perform standardised and repeatable testing of patients to assist with diagnosis of deep vein thrombosis or related conditions. The present invention further relates to an apparatus and method for conducting the diagnosis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 6, 2018
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Applicant: THINKSONO LTD
    Inventors: Fouad Al-Noor, Sven Mischkewitz, Antonios Makropoulos, Ryutaro Tanno, Bernhard Kainz, Ozan Oktay
  • Patent number: 9710915
    Abstract: In a method and apparatus for automatic background region selection for lesion segmentation in medical images, a patient medical image dataset is loaded into a computer and an image region is delineated to obtain a segmentation containing a lesion. A background region is created from the segmentation representing the patient organ.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 10, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 18, 2017
    Assignee: Siemens Medical Solution USA, Inc.
    Inventors: Azadeh Firouzian, Jens Kaftan, Matthew David Kelly, Antonios Makropoulos
  • Publication number: 20160012604
    Abstract: In a method and apparatus for automatic background region selection for lesion segmentation in medical images, a patient medical image dataset is loaded into a computer and an image region is delineated to obtain a segmentation containing a lesion. A background region is created from the segmentation representing the patient organ.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 10, 2015
    Publication date: January 14, 2016
    Applicant: Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.
    Inventors: Azadeh Firouzian, Jens Kaftan, Matthew David Kelly, Antonios Makropoulos