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eHealth: Applications and Major Vendors' Patent Deployment

出版商 Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute (MIC) 商品編碼 336012
出版日期 內容資訊 英文 25 Pages
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電子醫療:活用狀況及主要供應商的專利引進情形 eHealth: Applications and Major Vendors' Patent Deployment
出版日期: 2015年07月20日 內容資訊: 英文 25 Pages


本報告提供電子醫療相關的專利申請、取得、引進情形相關分析、電子醫療概要和背景情況、相關專利的申請、取得情形、主要供應商的專利引進及研究開發 (R&D) 推動情形調查、考察。

第1章 主要應用領域

  • 電子藥方
  • 電子病歷
  • 醫療資訊系統
  • 行動醫療
  • 遠程醫療

第2章 專利探勘

  • 專利資料庫的選擇
  • 搜尋關鍵字的設定
  • 資料選擇
  • 資料分析
  • 趨勢分析
    • 文字探勘
    • 資料探勘
    • 研究開發 (R&D) 的相對密度

第3章 各供應商的專利引進策略

  • 各技術領域的引進情形分析
  • 專利號碼 (Patent Index) 分析


  • 電子醫療相關的專利引進:終端用戶用途的未開發領域
  • 美國系供應商的研究開發 (R&D) 密度的高度:歐洲供應商掌握主要專利


  • 詞彙表


  • Abbott、Bodymedia、Boeing Company、Bosch Healthcare、Cardiac Science Corporation、Cardiocom、Carefusion 303、Cerner Innovation、Covidien、Draeger Medical Systems、General Electric、Healthtrio、Hill-Rom、Honeywell、IBM、Institute for Information Industry、Intel、Intouch Technologies、JPMorgan Chase Bank、Koninklijke Philips Electronics、Medapps、Medtronic、Microsoft、Pacesetter、Roche Diagnostics Operations、Samsung Electronics Co.、Searete、Siemens Medical Solution、Suntrust Bank、The Invention Science Fund、Visicu、Welch Allyn Protocol


Product Code: NARPT15072001

In the face of an aging population and the rise of chronic diseases, governments around the world have been looking for solutions to reducing health care expenditures while maintaining medical service quality. eHealth, which provides electronic, digital, and automated medical services, is one of such solutions. This report provides an overview of eHealth applications and examines the relative R&D intensity and patent deployments of several established players in the industry, including Bosch, Medtronic, General Electric, Philips, Siemens, and Honeywell.

Table of Contents

1.Major Applications

  • 1.1 E-prescribing
  • 1.2 Electronic Health Care Records
  • 1.3 Health Information Systems
  • 1.4 Mobile Health
  • 1.5 Telehealth/Telemedicine

2.Patent Mining

  • 2.1 Selecting a Patent Database
  • 2.2 Identifying Search Keywords
  • 2.3 Data Selection
  • 2.4 Data Analysis
  • 2.5 Analysis of Trends
  • 2.5.1 Text Mining
  • 2.5.2 Data Mining
  • 2.5.3 Relative R&D Intensity

3. Vendors' Patent Deployment Strategies

  • 3.1 Technology Field Deployment Analysis
  • 3.2 Patent Index Analysis

MIC Perspective

End-User Applications Unchartered Territory for eHealth Patent Deployment

US Vendors at Higher R&D Intensity; European Vendors in Control of Key Patents


Glossary of Terms

List of Companies

List of Topics

Overview of major eHealth applications: e-prescribing, electronic healthcare records, health information systems , mobile health, and telehealth

Data mining analysis which pinpoints major technology fields and sectors of vendors' eHealth patents; also included are top 30 assignees and their R&D intensity

Analysis of established vendors' patent deployment strategies, including technology fields and patent generality index analysis

List of Figures

  • Figure 1: Illustration of eHealth Services
  • Figure 2: Search Flow for eHealth Patents
  • Figure 3: Distribution Share of eHealth Patents by Sector
  • Figure 4: Distribution Share of eHealth Patents by Field

List of Tables

  • Table 1: Comparison of Different eHealth Services
  • Table 2: Key Technology Fields Identified by Text Mining for eHealth Patents
  • Table 3: R&D Intensity Ranking of Top 30 Assignees in the Field of eHealth
  • Table 4: eHealth Assignees' Technology Field Deployment Analysis
  • Table 5: Top 10 eHealth Patents in Terms of Citations and Patent Families
  • Table 6: Matrix Analysis of 10 Most Important eHealth Patents

Companies covered

Abbott, Bodymedia, Boeing Company, Bosch Healthcare, Cardiac Science Corporation, Cardiocom, Carefusion 303, Cerner Innovation, Covidien, Draeger Medical Systems, General Electric, Healthtrio, Hill-Rom, Honeywell, IBM, Institute for Information Industry, Intel, Intouch Technologies, JPMorgan Chase Bank, Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Medapps, Medtronic, Microsoft, Pacesetter, Roche Diagnostics Operations, Samsung Electronics Co., Searete, Siemens Medical Solution, Suntrust Bank, The Invention Science Fund, Visicu, Welch Allyn Protocol

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