An Indian medical devices company approached SciTech Patent Art with an objective to conduct a patentability search. The invention was related to a smart wearable device that would monitor and track recovery of patients undergoing specific therapies.
Problem & Context:
SciTech Patent Art Approach & Deliverables:
SciTech Patent Art team reviewed the technology of interest and conducted preliminary research to gain an understanding. Thereafter, conducted patent and non-patent searches using various free and paid databases. Screening and analysis of search results were conducted with a focus on some of the following features such as :
- Real-time and remote monitoring of the ongoing therapeutic sessions
- Tracking recovery of patient by recording and analyzing patient data
- Wireless connection to a smartphone application
- Insights on recovery based on AI, etc.
Several data sources such as patent database and non-patent literature sources were utilized. In addition, SPA Deep Web search tools were utilized. A detailed patentability assessment report with Summary of identified prior art was provided along with Search strategies
Typical patentability searches are conducted within 3 to 5 business days and cost $500 to $700