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Stephen A Raymond, David E Coats: Apparatus and method for locating a nerve. UroMed Corporation, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C, July 7, 1998: US05775331 (388 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for stimulating and locating a nerve is described. The apparatus is closed-loop in nature in that the device is automated and is independent of the skill of the operator. The apparatus includes a stimulating probe having an array of electrodes, an automatic control means, and ...


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Stephen A Raymond, Geoffrey E Gordon, Daniel B Singer: Health monitoring system. Brigham and Women s Hospital, Kudirka & Jobse, July 14, 1998: US05778882 (364 worldwide citation)

A health monitoring system which tracks the state of health of a patient and compiles a chronological health history of the patient uses a multiparametric monitor which periodically and automatically measures and records a plurality of physiological data from sensors in contact with the patient's bo ...


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Stephen A Raymond, Geoffrey E Gordon, Daniel B Singer: Health monitoring system. Brigham and Women s Hospital, Kurdirka & Jobse, August 1, 2000: US06095985 (285 worldwide citation)

A health monitoring system which tracks the state of health of a patient and compiles a chronological health history of the patient uses a multiparametric monitor which periodically and automatically measures and records a plurality of physiological data from sensors in contact with the patient's bo ...


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Stephen A Raymond, Gary R Strichartz, James H Philip, Daniel B Raemer, Martyn A Vickers Jr: Method for locating a nerve and for protecting nerves from injury during surgery. Brigham and Women s Hospital, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox, February 8, 1994: US05284153 (275 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a method and apparatus for locating and identifying the function of specific peripheral nerves. In one embodiment, the present invention takes the form of a nerve stimulator which is used to locate nerves to assist in the administration of regional anesthesia. In ...


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Stephen A Raymond, Gary R Strichartz, James H Philip, Daniel B Raemer, Martyn A Vickers Jr: Apparatus for locating a nerve and for protecting nerves from injury during surgery. Brigham and Women s Hospital, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox, February 8, 1994: US05284154 (262 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a method and apparatus for locating and identifying the function of specific peripheral nerves. In one embodiment, the present invention takes the form of a nerve stimulator which is used to locate nerves to assist in the administration of regional anesthesia. In ...


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Leonard A Trudell, Anthony D Whittemore: Diameter expansion cannula. Brigham and Women s Hospital, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox, October 27, 1992: US05158545 (209 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a diameter expansion cannula apparatus which is used to establish fluid flow to a healthy blood vessel or to a diseased blood vessel. The cannula apparatus has a cannula which is coated with silicone and is formed of a braided construction which provides the cannula with an ...


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Erin Hutchinson, Mark Buchanan, Kullervo Hynynen: Apparatus for deposition of ultrasound energy in body tissue. Brigham and Women s Hospital, Mintz Levin, Ivor Elrifi, John Prince, October 24, 2000: US06135971 (163 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for providing ultrasonic energy for deposition in body tissue including an array of elements having at least two different sizes and at least one element being aperiodically spaced with the respect to other elements in the array. Excitation of the elements produces a beam of ultrasonic ...


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Elof Eriksson: System for diagnosis and treatment of wounds. Brigham and Women s Hospital, Kilpatrick & Cody, October 6, 1992: US05152757 (162 worldwide citation)

A treatment system according to the invention comprises a chamber, treatment fluid, treatment additives, control over treatment variables and monitoring capabilities. The chamber encloses a predetermined surface area about the wound. The chamber provides protection from the wound from the surroundin ...


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Ramin Khorasani, David W Bates, Michael Viera, Brian Chiango: Computer system for decision support in the selection of diagnostic and therapeutic tests and interventions for patients. Brigham and Women s Hospital, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, February 22, 2000: US06029138 (158 worldwide citation)

A decision support system for the selection of a diagnostic or therapeutic test or intervention, herein called studies, is supported by identifying a relative number of cases in which significant results were obtained in studies having the same indications. In particular, an ordering physician reque ...


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Richard S Blumberg, Neil E Simister, Wayne I Lencer: Receptor specific transepithelial transport of therapeutics. The Brigham and Women s Hospital, Brandeis University, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, February 29, 2000: US06030613 (126 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates in general to methods and products for initiating an immune response against an antigen, and in particular relates to transepithelial delivery of antigens to provoke tolerance and immunity. The present invention further relates to methods and products for the transepith ...