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Sergiu Silvian: High speed digital telemetry system for implantable device. Siemens Pacesetter, Bryant R Gold, Lisa P Weinberg, Leslie S Miller, July 31, 1990: US04944299 (648 worldwide citation)

A high speed digital telemetry system (10) includes a transmitter (12) and a receiver (14), at least one of which is adapted for use in an implantable device. The transmitter includes a data encoder (14), modulator (16), transmitting coil (20), and transmitting coil drive circuit (18). The data enco ...


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Nancy Sinling Brooks, Paul Douglas Fryer, Gary Stanley Kaufman, Stephen Phillip Berkson, Charles R Herel, Laura M Brooks: Call management method and system for skill-based routing. Siemens Business Communication Systems, October 20, 1998: US05825869 (623 worldwide citation)

A call-management method and system for distributing calls to individuals, such as ACD agents, include storing a resume for each individual. In the preferred embodiment, each resume includes first data indicative of call-handling capabilities of the individual and includes second data indicative of ...


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Klaus Hohn, Alexandra Debray, Peter Schlotter, Ralf Schmidt, Jurgen Schneider: Wavelength-converting casting composition and its use. Siemens Aktiengesellschaft, Herbert L Lerner, Laurence A Greenberg, Werner H Stemer, May 23, 2000: US06066861 (622 worldwide citation)

The wavelength-converting casting composition is based on a transparent epoxy casting resin with a luminous substance admixed. The composition is used in an electroluminescent component having a body that emits ultraviolet, blue or green light. An inorganic luminous substance pigment powder with lum ...


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James D Causey III, Harold C Schloss, Jeffery D Snell: Interactive programming and diagnostic system for use with implantable pacemaker. Siemens Pacesetter, Bryant R Gold, Leslie S Miller, March 7, 1989: US04809697 (559 worldwide citation)

An analyzer-programmer system (30) for use with an implantable medical device, such as a cardiac pacemaker (20). The system facilitates non-invasive communications with the implantable device and makes analysis of the operation of the implantable device easier to understand and perform. The system i ...


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Manfred Pfeiler, Helmut Ermert: Catheter locatable with non-ionizing field and method for locating same. Siemens Aktiengesellschaft, Hill Van Santen Steadman & Simpson, August 27, 1991: US05042486 (413 worldwide citation)

A catheter locatable with a non-ionizing field, such as an electromagnetic or acoustic field, has a transmitting or receiving antenna for the relevant field at its tip. Receiving or transmitting antennas for the non-ionizing field are attached to a patient in which the catheter is disposed. A receiv ...


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Donald M Cohen, James E Barcel, Michael D Hooven: Implantable blood oxygen sensor and method of use. Siemens Pacesetter, Bryant R Gold, Leslie S Miller, March 28, 1989: US04815469 (404 worldwide citation)

An implantable medical sensor (42) determines the oxygen content of blood. The sensor includes a miniaturized hybrid circuit (130) that includes light-emitting diode means (32), phototransistor means (34, 36), and a substrate (110) to which the light-emitting diode means and phototransistor means ar ...


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Gerhard Richter, Gunter Luft, Ulrich Gebhardt: Method for determining sugar concentration. Siemens Aktiengesellschaft, Karl F Milde Jr, October 16, 1984: US04477314 (399 worldwide citation)

A method for determining the concentration of sugar in the presence of interfering foreign substances, by means of a test electrode with a membrane placed in front of it, the electrode being contained in an electrocatalytic sugar sensor, whereby the test electrode is set potentiostatically to a reac ...


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Clifford M Kelly, Bengt Hermanrud, Wolfgang Scholz, Thomas Bishop, Michael Maschke: Transportable modular patient monitor. Siemens Medical Electronics, Lawrence C Edelman, December 27, 1994: US05375604 (355 worldwide citation)

Patient monitoring apparatus for use in an environment which includes a communications network and a plurality of sensors. The apparatus provides collection and display of patient data signals collected from a medical patient using the sensors. The apparatus comprises a portable monitor coupled to a ...


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Manfred Pfeiler, Konrad Mund, Walter Preidel, Goesta Sjoeholm: System for infusion of medicine into the body of a patient. Siemens Aktiengesellschaft, Hill Steadman & Simpson, September 24, 1996: US05558640 (355 worldwide citation)

A system for infusing medicine into the body of a patient includes an implantable infusion apparatus containing a dosing unit with a reservoir for the medicine and a medicine delivery pump for pumping doses of the medicine from the reservoir into the patient. The infusion apparatus also includes a s ...


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Lee H Gerig, Sabry F El Hakim: Patient positioning and monitoring system. Siemens Medical Systems, Lawrence C Edelman, August 29, 1995: US05446548 (347 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a remote sensing system for real time monitoring of patient position which can report variations in patient setup from day to day as well as motion during individual treatments. In particular, an embodiment of the present invention includes: (a) a source of radiation for app ...