Patents by Inventor Yutaka SUGANUMA

Yutaka SUGANUMA 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: 20200203009
    Abstract: An endoscope information registration unit registers information of an endoscope that is not stored in a master information storage in the master information storage. The endoscope information registration unit registers information of a second endoscope in the master information storage after a cleaning information registration unit registers cleaning information indicating that cleaning of a first endoscope has been abnormally terminated in a cleaning history storage, and a replacement determination unit determines that the second endoscope is a replacement for the first endoscope when a usage information registration unit registers usage information of the first endoscope or the cleaning information registration unit registers cleaning information of the first endoscope in the cleaning history storage thereafter.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 5, 2020
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Applicant: OLYMPUS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Haruhiko SAKAYORI, Ryosuke SAKAI, Kazuyuki INOKIHARA, Yutaka SUGANUMA