Patent Number: 6,305,373

Title: System and method for setting and displaying ventilator alarms

Abstract: The invention is directed to a ventilation control system for controlling the ventilation of a patient. The ventilation control system utilizes a user-friendly user interface for the display of patient data and ventilator status, as well as for entering values for ventilation settings to be used to control the ventilator and for setting and displaying appropriate alarms settings and patient data.

Inventors: Wallace; Charles L. (Encinitas, CA), Sanborn; Warren G. (Escondido, CA), Arnett; David (Half Moon Bay, CA), Butterbrodt; Jay (Lawrenceburg, IN), Ferguson; Howard L. (Elk, WA), Teel; H. Clay (Oceanside, CA)

Assignee: Nellcor Puritan Bennett Incorporated

International Classification: A61M 16/00 (20060101); A61M 016/00 ()

Expiration Date: 10/23/2018