Patents by Inventor Misa HIROSE

Misa HIROSE 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: 20210219817
    Abstract: A measurement apparatus includes a time measurement unit that measures an observation time from when a distal end portion of an endoscope arrives at the predetermined site in a subject to when an endoscopy ends.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 1, 2021
    Publication date: July 22, 2021
    Inventors: Yugo KOIZUMI, Misa HIROSE
  • Publication number: 20210212550
    Abstract: An endoscope apparatus includes a connection interface to which an endoscope is connected, a communication interface that transmits/receives signals to/from an external apparatus, a computation device that determines whether or not the endoscope is connected to the connection interface, switches a processing state of the endoscope apparatus from an inspection state to a non-inspection state or from a non-inspection state to an inspection state, and performs control to switch the processing state from the inspection state to the non-inspection state upon acquiring an instruction signal for instructing switching of the processing state from the inspection state to the non-inspection state from the external apparatus via the communication interface, when it is determined that the endoscope is not connected to the connection interface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 26, 2021
    Publication date: July 15, 2021
    Inventor: Misa HIROSE