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1. (WO2018161159) JUGULAR VENOUS PRESSURE MEASUREMENT DEVICES

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/161159    International Application No.:    PCT/CA2018/050262
Publication Date: Fri Sep 14 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Wed Mar 07 00:59:59 CET 2018
IPC: A61B 5/021
Applicants: JRAS MEDICAL INC.
Inventors: SMITH, Andrew J.
ROBERTS, Jason D.
SMITH, Andrew M.L.
Title: JUGULAR VENOUS PRESSURE MEASUREMENT DEVICES
Abstract:
The present disclosure provides a device for measuring the jugular venous pressure of a patient. The device comprises a body defining a longitudinal enclosure and having a window along a length of the longitudinal enclosure to allow light to exit the longitudinal enclosure, a beam generator comprising a moveable portion mounted within the longitudinal enclosure, the beam generator configured to generate a sheet of light along a plane perpendicular to a longitudinal direction and at an adjustable position along the longitudinal direction, and direct the sheet of light out the window, an adjustment mechanism for adjusting the position of the moveable portion of the beam generator relative to the body along the longitudinal direction, and, a readout indicating the position of the sheet of light along the longitudinal direction.