Method and apparatus for automatically controlling the level of medication

  • US 6,231,560 B1
  • Filed: 02/10/1999
  • Issued: 05/15/2001
  • Est. Priority Date: 02/10/1999
  • Status: Expired due to Term
First Claim
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1. A method for automatically controlling the level of a patient'"'"'s medication administered from a programmable infusion pump, comprising:

  • programming the infusion pump with a medication algorithm;

    initiating an evaluation of the patient'"'"'s medication;

    obtaining information pertaining to the patient'"'"'s condition;

    obtaining information pertaining to the patient'"'"'s current medication;

    evaluating the patient'"'"'s current medication and condition with the medication algorithm; and

    controlling administration of the patient'"'"'s medication based on the evaluation.

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