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Hunziker Ernst B: Kits and compositions for the treatment and repair of defects or lesions in cartilage or bone.. Shaw Robert F, March 10, 1993: EP0530804-A1 (187 worldwide citation)

Kits and compositions are provided for the treatment and repair of defects in the cartilage or bone of humans and other animals as in full-thickness defects in joints. A matrix having pores large enough to allow cells to populate the matrix and to form blood vessels is used to fill the defect in bon ...


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Cage John M, Shaw Robert F, Stoft Paul E: Electrically heated surgical cutting instrument. Shaw Robert F, Smith A C, July 30, 1974: US3826263 (181 worldwide citation)

A surgical cutting instrument includes an electrically heated cutting edge and an automatic control system for maintaining the cutting edge at a constant high temperature for sterilizing the blade, cutting tissue, and cauterizing the incised tissue to reduce hemorrhage from the cut surfaces of the t ...


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Shaw Robert F, Sidlauskas David P, Lobdell Donn D: Optical oximeter apparatus and method. Shaw Robert F, Smith A C, November 12, 1974: US3847483 (109 worldwide citation)

An improved oximeter operates at two radiation wavelengths, neither of which need be an isosbestic wavelength, to provide direct and accurate indications of oxygen saturation of blood substantially independently of variation in blood flow velocities, hematocrits and hemoglobin concentrations. Fiber ...


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Hunziker Ernst B: Growth factor containing matrix for treatment of cartilage lesion. Shaw Robert F, August 19, 2004: JP2004-230184 (1 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a method for treatment of defects in a cartilage with high reliability by inducing stable repair and regeneration of the cartilage, and preventing superficial cartilage defects or lesions from advancing to serious osteoarthritis.SOLUTION: A composition for the treatm ...


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Denen Dennis J, Eggers Philip E, Shaw Robert F, Weller Albert E Iii: Local in-device memory feature for electrically powered medical equipment. Hemostatix Corporation, Shaw Robert F, MULLOWNEY Edward F, June 23, 1994: WO/1994/014129 (1 worldwide citation)

A non-volatile memory (30) disposed within electrically powered medical equipment is described. The non-volatile memory (30) may be programmed to store utilization limits and parametric data for the equipment. An external control module (36) may be programmed to store the utilization history for the ...


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Shaw Robert F: Instrument chirurgical dote dun dispositif electrique pour le chauffage de la lame sur une profondeur determinee et methode dutilisation, Surgical instrument having self-regulated electrical skin-depth heating of its cutting edge and method of using the same. Shaw Robert F, May 13, 1980: CA1077366

SURGICAL INSTRUMENT HAVING SELF-REGULATEDELECTRICAL SKIN-DEPTH HEATING OF ITS CUTTING EDGE AND METHOD OF USING THE SAME Abstract of the Disclosure The cutting edge of a scalpel blade is resistivelyheated to a preselected constant temperature range byconduction of high frequency electrical currents w ...


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Shaw Robert F: Bistouri a tranchant chauffant et mode dutilisation, Surgical instrument having self-regulating radiant heating of its cutting edge and method of using the same. Shaw Robert F, SIM & MCBURNEY, September 23, 1980: CA1086172

Abstract of the Disclosure The cutting edge of a scalpel blade is heated toan elevated preselected constant operating temperaturefor cutting tissue with simultaneous hemostasis by radiantheating of the blade in the region along the cutting edge. Radiant energy is contained within the blade by a refl ...


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Shaw Robert F, Stutz David E: Bistouri electrique, Surgical instrument having self-regulated electrical proximity heating of its cutting edge and method of using the same. Shaw Robert F, SIM & MCBURNEY, September 23, 1980: CA1086173

Abstract of the Disclosure The cutting edge of a scalpel blade is heated toa preselected constant temperature range by conduction ofhigh frequency current through the blade of ferromagneticmaterial in a region thereof which is in close proximityto a conductor positioned along the cutting edge. Selec ...


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Shaw Robert F: Instrument chirurgical muni dun dispositif auto- regulateur de rechauffage du bord de coupe, Surgical instrument having self-regulated vapor condensation heating of its cutting edge and method of using the same. Shaw Robert F, SIM & MCBURNEY, September 2, 1980: CA1084795

Abstract of the Disclosure The temperature of the cutting edge of a surgicalcutting instrument is maintained within a preselectedtemperature range for surgical cutting and simultaneoushemostasis by conducting heat from a thermal distributingmeans that is disposed along the cutting edge of theinstrum ...