Medtronic had four patents in cloud during Q4 2023. Medtronic Plc has developed novel tools and techniques for presenting patient information to users, involving the analysis of device data and imaging data to generate image-based outputs for improving cardiac blood flow efficiency or pumping efficiency. The system maps the data to a multi-dimensional representation of internal portions of the patient and presents the outputs through a user experience device. GlobalData’s report on Medtronic gives a 360-degreee view of the company including its patenting strategy. Buy the report here.

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Medtronic grant share with cloud as a theme is 50% in Q4 2023. Grant share is based on the ratio of number of grants to total number of patents.

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Application: Presentation of patient information for cardiac shunting procedures (Patent ID: US20230309832A1)

The patent filed by Medtronic Plc introduces innovative tools and techniques for presenting patient information to users. The method involves receiving device data and imaging data related to devices used in cardiac shunting procedures to improve blood flow efficiency, analyzing the data, mapping it to a multi-dimensional representation of internal patient portions, generating image-based outputs, and presenting them using a user experience device. The system can incorporate various devices like catheters, pacemakers, imaging tools, and sensors, along with imaging devices such as MRI or ultrasound systems. The method aims to provide augmented reality images or videos, virtual reality experiences, or mixed reality outputs based on the mapping of device and imaging data.

Furthermore, the patent outlines the use of sensors to monitor biometric, genetic, or cellular data of the patient, which can be integrated into the multi-dimensional representation for generating image-based outputs. The system can track devices using various tracking systems like electromagnetic-based or machine learning-based systems. The apparatus and system described in the patent involve processors and computer-readable mediums to receive, analyze, map, generate, and present the image-based outputs to users. Overall, the patent focuses on enhancing the visualization and presentation of patient information during cardiac procedures, utilizing advanced technology and data integration for improved user experience and medical outcomes.

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