Problem & Context:

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.

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