Patents by Inventor Michael E. Hogard

Michael E. Hogard 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: 20040084372
    Abstract: A number of improvements relating to methods and apparatuses for kidney dialysis are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 27, 2003
    Publication date: May 6, 2004
    Inventors: Mark E. Connell, Robert A. Bedient, Raymond Elsen, Michael E. Hogard, Harley D. Johnson, Thomas D. Kelly, Jean McEvoy Long, Bruce A. Peterson, William G. Preston, Dalibor J. Smejtek
  • Publication number: 20030222022
    Abstract: A number of improvements relating to methods and apparatuses for kidney dialysis are disclosed. These include methods such as supplying a dialysis machine including a touch screen interface to a machine user and supplying to the machine user accessory devices to be used with the dialysis machine in operation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 13, 2003
    Publication date: December 4, 2003
    Inventors: Mark E. Connell, Robert A. Bedient, Raymond Elsen, Michael E. Hogard, Harley D. Johnson, Thomas D. Kelly, Jean McEvoy Long, Bruce A. Peterson, William G. Preston, Dalibor J. Smejtek
  • Publication number: 20030217972
    Abstract: A number of improvements relating to methods and apparatuses for kidney dialysis are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 13, 2003
    Publication date: November 27, 2003
    Inventors: Mark E. Connell, Robert A. Bedient, Raymond Elsen, Michael E. Hogard, Harley D. Johnson, Thomas D. Kelly, Jean McEvoy Long, Bruce A. Peterson, William G. Preston, Dalibor J. Smejtek
  • Publication number: 20030209475
    Abstract: A number of improvements relating to methods and apparatuses for kidney dialysis are disclosed. These include a method providing an apparatus for dialyzing to a consumer, with the apparatus including a controller for controlling a dialysate parameter, a delivery system for delivering the dialysate to a dialysate compartment of a dialyzer, and a user/machine interface having a touch screen to display an indicium corresponding to a parameter pertinent to operation of the apparatus for use in dialysis and to enable a user though touching the indicium to effect a change in the parameter. The method also includes providing supplies that are useable with the apparatus to the consumer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 13, 2003
    Publication date: November 13, 2003
    Inventors: Mark E. Connell, Robert A. Bedient, Raymond Elsen, Michael E. Hogard, Harley D. Johnson, Thomas D. Kelly, Jean McEvoy Long, Bruce A. Perterson, William G. Preston, Dalibor J. Smejtek
  • Patent number: 6284131
    Abstract: A number of improvements relating to methods and apparatuses for kidney dialysis are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 12, 2000
    Date of Patent: September 4, 2001
    Assignee: Baxter International Inc.
    Inventors: Michael E. Hogard, Harley D. Johnson, Thomas D. Kelly, Jean McEvoy Long, Bruce A. Peterson, William G. Preston, Jr.
  • Patent number: 5744027
    Abstract: A number of improvements relating to methods and apparatuses for kidney dialysis are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 7, 1995
    Date of Patent: April 28, 1998
    Assignee: Althin Medical, Inc.
    Inventors: Mark E. Connell, Robert A. Bedient, Raymond Elsen, Michael E. Hogard, Harley D. Johnson, Thomas D. Kelly, Jean McEvoy Long, Bruce A. Peterson, William G. Preston, Jr., Dalibor J. Smejtek
  • Patent number: 5487827
    Abstract: A number of improvements relating to methods and apparatuses for kidney dialysis are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 13, 1994
    Date of Patent: January 30, 1996
    Assignee: Althin Medical, Inc.
    Inventors: Bruce A. Peterson, Michael E. Hogard
  • Patent number: 5486286
    Abstract: A number of improvements relating to methods and apparatuses for kidney dialysis are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 14, 1993
    Date of Patent: January 23, 1996
    Assignee: Althin Medical, Inc.
    Inventors: Bruce A. Peterson, Mark E. Connell, Robert A. Bedient, Raymond Elsen, Michael E. Hogard, Harley D. Johnson, Thomas D. Kelly, Jean M. Long, William G. Preston, Jr., Dalibor J. Smejtek
  • Patent number: 5247434
    Abstract: A number of improvements relating to methods and apparatuses for kidney dialysis are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 19, 1991
    Date of Patent: September 21, 1993
    Assignee: Althin Medical, Inc.
    Inventors: Bruce A. Peterson, Michael E. Hogard, Harley D. Johnson, Thomas D. Kelly, Jean M. Long, William G. Preston, Jr.