Patents by Inventor Hiromasa Yamagishi

Hiromasa Yamagishi 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: 20200327666
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a medical image processing apparatus includes processing circuitry. The processing circuitry acquires coordinate information of at least one detection position of a cerebrovascular lesion for three-dimensional MR image data relating to a head part, and generates a two-dimensional display image which visualize a part of or all of the at least one detection position based on the three-dimensional MR image data and the coordinate information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 6, 2020
    Publication date: October 15, 2020
    Applicant: Canon Medical Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Shin Sato, Tomoko Miyata, Hiromasa Yamagishi, Taisuke Iwamura
  • Publication number: 20200327982
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, an information management system includes an acquisition apparatus, a commonalization apparatus and a receiving apparatus. The acquisition apparatus acquires data stored in an external storage. The commonalization apparatus converts the acquired data into a preliminarily set commonalization format. The receiving apparatus receives the data converted into the commonalization format and sets, in the received data, a workflow status capable of branching along a transition of a person in charge of checking data in accordance with a status of the data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 8, 2020
    Publication date: October 15, 2020
    Applicant: Canon Medical Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Akihiro TSUKAMOTO, Kazushige HATORI, Hiromasa YAMAGISHI, Yosuke YANAGIDA
  • Patent number: 10210309
    Abstract: Setting information in which a sequence with medical meaning is set as the sequence of viewing a plurality of medical image data is read from a portable medium. Moreover, in accordance with the sequence set in the setting information, a plurality of medical image data stored in the portable medium is replicated into a storage unit of a terminal device as replicated medical image data. Furthermore, before replication of all of the medical image data stored in the portable medium is finished, reception of an output instruction is started. Replicated medical image data corresponding to medical image data specified in the output instruction is then output to an output unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 15, 2010
    Date of Patent: February 19, 2019
    Assignee: Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Takashi Kondo, Hiromasa Yamagishi, Teruhiko Ebina
  • Patent number: 9679106
    Abstract: A medical information display apparatus according to an embodiment includes: a displaying unit which displays medical information; a study information acquiring part which acquires study information; a to-be-started-app determining part which determines a starting-target application group from the study information acquired by the study information acquiring part; and a controlling unit which displays, on the displaying unit, a plurality of pieces of medical information created respectively by applications in the start target application group determined by the to-be-started-app determining part.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 13, 2017
    Assignee: Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Yosuke Yanagida, Hiromasa Yamagishi, Yasunori Doi
  • Publication number: 20150243065
    Abstract: A medical information display apparatus according to an embodiment includes: a displaying unit which displays medical information; a study information acquiring part which acquires study information; a to-be-started-app determining part which determines a starting-target application group from the study information acquired by the study information acquiring part; and a controlling unit which displays, on the displaying unit, a plurality of pieces of medical information created respectively by applications in the start target application group determined by the to-be-started-app determining part.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 26, 2015
    Publication date: August 27, 2015
    Applicants: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Yosuke YANAGIDA, Hiromasa Yamagishi, Yasunori Doi
  • Patent number: 9081877
    Abstract: In embodiments, a medical image interpretation system has at least a medical image storing part, a medical image referring part, a medical record storing part, a process controlling part, an information extraction processing part, an image region specifying part, and an image processing part. The process controlling part specifies a medical image and extracts a medical record of a patient of the medical image. The information extraction processing part classifies terms on a sentence written in the medical record into predetermined types to structure the sentence, and extracts a region term from the structured sentence. The image region specifying part specifies the range of images showing a region corresponding to the region term from the medical image and specifies the position and range of the region. The image processing part displays at least the region position and range in a visually recognizable manner.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2010
    Date of Patent: July 14, 2015
    Assignees: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Hikaru Futami, Hiromasa Yamagishi
  • Patent number: 8989458
    Abstract: There is disclosed an image diagnosis support system which acquires a medical image from a medical image imaging unit, generates object information on the medical image, stores the medical image and the object information in a data storage unit and a database, stores case information for each patient based on the object information in correspondence with a case name and information of the medical image in an information table, collects the case information for each patient read from the information table in correspondence with the case name in accordance with a conference instruction and the medical image read from the data storage unit and the database in accordance with the information of the medical image, respectively, as conference information by a conference information display•feedback section to display the same, and feeds back a conference result based on display contents to the information table.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2008
    Date of Patent: March 24, 2015
    Assignees: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Hiromasa Yamagishi, Muneyasu Kazuno, Kenichi Niwa, Takashi Masuzawa
  • Publication number: 20130236166
    Abstract: In a waterproof case for a camera, a case body which accommodates a lens barrel includes a fixed cylindrical member detachably attached to a camera body, a rotating cylindrical member relatively rotatably connected to a front opening of the fixed cylindrical member, and a movable cylindrical member which is accommodated in the rotating cylindrical member and which can reciprocate. A first seal is provided on a bonding portion of the fixed cylindrical member and the camera body, a second seal is provided on a bonding portion of the fixed cylindrical member and the rotating cylindrical member, and a third seal is provided on a bonding portion between the rotating cylindrical member and the movable cylindrical member. An engaging surface which contacts with an outer surface of the zoom ring of the lens barrel is provided on an inner surface of the rotating cylindrical member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 1, 2013
    Publication date: September 12, 2013
    Applicant: SANYO ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yukio Enomoto, Hiromasa Yamagishi
  • Patent number: 8352416
    Abstract: According to embodiments, a diagnostic report search supporting apparatus and a diagnostic report searching apparatus each have a report registering part, a structuring processing part, a related-term analyzing part, a counting part, and a keyword extracting part. The structuring processing part extracts terms from a sentence written in a diagnostic report, and classifies the terms into predetermined kinds. The related-term analyzing part generates combinations each composed of two or more terms based on the plurality of terms having been extracted. The counting part counts the existence number of same combinations in the plurality of combinations, and extracts combinations whose existence numbers are a predetermined number or more. The keyword extracting part extracts a combination including a desired keyword, and extracts a term other than the desired keyword as a related keyword.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 23, 2010
    Date of Patent: January 8, 2013
    Assignees: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Hiromasa Yamagishi, Hikaru Futami, Kenichi Niwa
  • Patent number: 8244684
    Abstract: Specified types of words are extracted from a plurality of radiology reports archived in an archive configured to archive a plurality of radiology reports. The words extracted from a single radiology report are stored in combination. In response to an input operation using an operating part of inputting the specified types of words, combinations including the specified types of words as one part are searched. A list of the specified types of words included as the other part in the searched combinations is generated. In response to an input operation using the operating part of selecting any word from the word list, a list of radiology reports including the inputted word and the selected word is generated. In response to an input operation using the operating part of selecting any report from the radiology report list, the selected radiology report is outputted from the archive to a display.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 2008
    Date of Patent: August 14, 2012
    Assignees: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Yutaka Ando, Osamu Kawaguchi, Nobuhiro Tsukamoto, Tomotaka Kasamatsu, Hirofumi Fujii, Hiromasa Yamagishi, Hikaru Futami, Masato Shibuya
  • Patent number: 7978890
    Abstract: An extraction unit extracts observation information and site information of a sample associated with the observation information from at least information on an image scanning report including an image scanning result of a medical image of the sample obtained by inspection. A display control unit controls a display unit to display a schema imitating the shape of the sample and at least the observation information extracted corresponding to a position of the site in the schema.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 12, 2007
    Date of Patent: July 12, 2011
    Assignees: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Hiromasa Yamagishi, Kenichi Niwa
  • Publication number: 20110004595
    Abstract: According to embodiments, a diagnostic report search supporting apparatus and a diagnostic report searching apparatus each have a report registering part, a structuring processing part, a related-term analyzing part, a counting part, and a keyword extracting part. The structuring processing part extracts terms from a sentence written in a diagnostic report, and classifies the terms into predetermined kinds. The related-term analyzing part generates combinations each composed of two or more terms based on the plurality of terms having been extracted. The counting part counts the existence number of same combinations in the plurality of combinations, and extracts combinations whose existence numbers are a predetermined number or more. The keyword extracting part extracts a combination including a desired keyword, and extracts a term other than the desired keyword as a related keyword.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 23, 2010
    Publication date: January 6, 2011
    Applicants: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, TOSHIBA MEDICAL SYSTEMS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hiromasa YAMAGISHI, Hikaru Futami, Kenichi Niwa
  • Publication number: 20110002515
    Abstract: In embodiments, a medical image interpretation system has at least a medical image storing part, a medical image referring part, a medical record storing part, a process controlling part, an information extraction processing part, an image region specifying part, and an image processing part. The process controlling part specifies a medical image and extracts a medical record of a patient of the medical image. The information extraction processing part classifies terms on a sentence written in the medical record into predetermined types to structure the sentence, and extracts a region term from the structured sentence. The image region specifying part specifies the range of images showing a region corresponding to the region term from the medical image and specifies the position and range of the region. The image processing part displays at least the region position and range in a visually recognizable manner.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 21, 2010
    Publication date: January 6, 2011
    Applicants: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA, TOSHIBA MEDICAL SYSTEMS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hikaru FUTAMI, Hiromasa YAMAGISHI
  • Publication number: 20100183208
    Abstract: Setting information in which a sequence with medical meaning is set as the sequence of viewing a plurality of medical image data is read from a portable medium. Moreover, in accordance with the sequence set in the setting information, a plurality of medical image data stored in the portable medium is replicated into a storage unit of a terminal device as replicated medical image data. Furthermore, before replication of all of the medical image data stored in the portable medium is finished, reception of an output instruction is started. Replicated medical image data corresponding to medical image data specified in the output instruction is then output to an output unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 15, 2010
    Publication date: July 22, 2010
    Applicants: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA, TOSHIBA MEDICAL SYSTEMS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Takashi Kondo, Hiromasa Yamagishi, Teruhiko Ebina
  • Publication number: 20090132499
    Abstract: Specified types of words are extracted from a plurality of radiology reports archived in an archive configured to archive a plurality of radiology reports. The words extracted from a single radiology report are stored in combination. In response to an input operation using an operating part of inputting the specified types of words, combinations including the specified types of words as one part are searched. A list of the specified types of words included as the other part in the searched combinations is generated. In response to an input operation using the operating part of selecting any word from the word list, a list of radiology reports including the inputted word and the selected word is generated. In response to an input operation using the operating part of selecting any report from the radiology report list, the selected radiology report is outputted from the archive to a display.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 20, 2008
    Publication date: May 21, 2009
    Applicants: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, TOSHIBA MEDICAL SYSTEMS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hiromasa YAMAGISHI, Hikaru Futami, Masato Shibuya
  • Publication number: 20090103790
    Abstract: There is disclosed an image diagnosis support system which acquires a medical image from a medical image imaging unit, generates object information on the medical image, stores the medical image and the object information in a data storage unit and a database, stores case information for each patient based on the object information in correspondence with a case name and information of the medical image in an information table, collects the case information for each patient read from the information table in correspondence with the case name in accordance with a conference instruction and the medical image read from the data storage unit and the database in accordance with the information of the medical image, respectively, as conference information by a conference information display•feedback section to display the same, and feeds back a conference result based on display contents to the information table.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 6, 2008
    Publication date: April 23, 2009
    Inventors: Hiromasa YAMAGISHI, Muneyasu KAZUNO, Kenichi NIWA, Takashi MASUZAWA
  • Publication number: 20070237375
    Abstract: An extraction unit extracts observation information and site information of a sample associated with the observation information from at least information on an image scanning report including an image scanning result of a medical image of the sample obtained by inspection. A display control unit controls a display unit to display a schema imitating the shape of the sample and at least the observation information extracted corresponding to a position of the site in the schema.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2007
    Publication date: October 11, 2007
    Inventors: Hiromasa YAMAGISHI, Kenichi NIWA
  • Patent number: 7281253
    Abstract: A tray for transporting a recording medium toward or away from a connector is provided with an auxiliary tray coupled thereto, and the auxiliary tray has a pusher for pressing the recording medium as placed on the tray against the connector. A chassis is provided with a pressure fitting mechanism for moving the auxiliary tray toward the connector, with the recording medium transported by the tray to a position opposed to the connector, and the pressure fitting mechanism causes the pusher to press the recording medium into the connector. The chassis is also provided with a guide mechanism for causing the auxiliary tray to escape downward from the path of movement of the tray, with no recording medium inserted in the tray.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2002
    Date of Patent: October 9, 2007
    Assignee: Sanyo Electric Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hiromasa Yamagishi, Tooru Omosako, Yoshiharu Akashi
  • Patent number: 7147391
    Abstract: The present invention provides an image forming device comprising a first roller mechanism for sending out printing paper from a paper feed tray accommodating the printing paper therein, a second roller mechanism for transporting the printing paper to a printing start position where formation of an image on the paper is started, and a power supply mechanism for giving power to the first roller mechanism and the second roller mechanism.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 22, 2004
    Date of Patent: December 12, 2006
    Assignee: Sanyo Electric Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hirofumi Matsushima, Hiromasa Yamagishi, Shuji Sakai
  • Patent number: 6954939
    Abstract: An inventive recording medium loader includes a connector provided on a chassis for engagement with a front edge of a generally rectangular planar recording medium, and a tray provided on the chassis for transporting the recording medium toward and away from the connector. An engagement piece having a claw to be brought into and out of engagement with a notch formed in the recording medium is provided on the tray, and a cam is provided in an engagement piece movement path on the chassis. Before the forward edge of the recording medium is engaged with the connector, the claw is brought into engagement with the notch of the recording medium by the cam to lock the recording medium on the tray. In this state, the recording medium is brought into engagement with the connector.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 17, 2003
    Date of Patent: October 11, 2005
    Assignee: Sanyo Electric Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hiromasa Yamagishi, Toru Omosako