Patent Number: 6,168,568

Title: Phonopneumograph system

Abstract: A phonopneumograph system for analyzing breath sounds includes a plurality of breath related sensors placed around the respiratory system of a patient for measuring breath related activity and a breath analyzer. The breath analyzer matches the breath sound data produced by the breath related sensors to a plurality of breath sound templates each of which parametrize one type of breath sound and determines the presence of regular and/or adventitious breath sounds only when the breath sound data matches, within predetermined goodness of fit criteria, one or more of the breath sound templates.

Inventors: Gavriely; Noam (Haifa, IL)

Assignee: Karmel Medical Acoustic Technologies Ltd.

International Classification: A61B 5/087 (20060101); A61B 5/08 (20060101); A61B 7/00 (20060101); A61B 005/103 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018