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Thomas P Hedman, John P Kostuik, Geoffrey R Fernie, Brian E Maki: Artificial spinal disc. Health & Research Services, Rogers Bereskin & Parr, July 26, 1988: US04759769 (773 worldwide citation)

An artificial disc for a human spine. The disc has upper and lower members hinged together at their rear portions and biased apart at their fronts by stiff coil springs. Rear stop surfaces limit the opening movement of the members. Vertically projecting tabs at the front and side of each member are ...


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John Kennedy, Roy Kayser: Portable light emitting apparatus with a semiconductor emitter array. Bereskin & Parr, June 3, 1997: US05634711 (408 worldwide citation)

A hand-held portable light emitting device is suitable for medical and industrial photocuring and phototherapy applications. The hand-held portable light emitting device has: (a) a portable housing having a front end and a rear end; (b) a semiconducting light emitter having a matrix of a plurality o ...


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Terence Martin Shane: System and method providing an interactive response to direct mail by creating personalized web page based on URL provided on mail piece. Westminster International Computers, Bereskin & Parr, August 11, 1998: US05793972 (346 worldwide citation)

A system for providing an interactive response to direct mail programs comprises a recipient database, a mail generator, and a web server computer operationally connected through the Internet to remote computers accessible by direct mail recipients. The recipient database stores data records contain ...


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Jesse B Goodman: Physiological signal monitoring system. Vitalsines International, Bereskin & Parr, September 9, 2003: US06616613 (228 worldwide citation)

A health monitoring and biofeedback system comprising a photoplethysmography (PPG) sensor, a processing device, and a Web site server for determining, displaying and analyzing various cardiovascular parameters. The PPG sensor is installed within a manually operated user input device such as a mouse ...


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Norman Salansky, Natalia Filonenko: Method and apparatus for localized low energy photon therapy (LEPT). Bereskin & Parr, May 16, 2000: US06063108 (160 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for treating a disorder of a biological tissue in a mammal by stimulating the biological tissue with light having selected optical parameters. The apparatus has a power source, a central microprocessor with stored optical parameter protocols and wireless probes to receive the protocols ...


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Robert Brennan, Anthony Todd Schneider: Filterbank structure and method for filtering and separating an information signal into different bands, particularly for audio signal in hearing aids. dspfactory, Bereskin & Parr, May 22, 2001: US06236731 (159 worldwide citation)

A filterbank structure is provided which provides a flexible compromise between the conflicting goals of processing delay, filter sharpness, memory usage and band interaction. The filterbank has an adjustable number of bands and a stacking which provides for a selectable shift of band frequencies to ...


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John E Nenniger: Method for injection well stimulation. Bereskin & Parr, March 21, 1995: US05400430 (157 worldwide citation)

A method of stimulating injection wells having a wellbore. The method includes the steps of placing a heater at or near the bottom of the well, adjacent to the area to be treated, energizing the heater to release heat energy, flowing a solvent past the heater to the area to be treated to contact sol ...


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Kalyan Moy Gupta, Alan Mark Langley, John Yen Ching: Knowledge-based information retrieval system. 1215627 Ontario, Bereskin & Parr, October 13, 1998: US05822743 (146 worldwide citation)

A method and system for assisting a user in solving a new problem case within a selected domain, such as a complex apparatus. The method comprises the steps of providing a case database comprising domain knowledge for the selected domain and previously solved cases, each previously solved case inclu ...


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Anthony Carmen Gallo, Colin Eric Graham, Ron Dembo, Jimmy Daniel Talbot, Peter James Gallagher: Three dimensional spatial user interface. Vizible com, Bereskin & Parr, Kendrick Lo, March 14, 2006: US07013435 (144 worldwide citation)

A method and system of providing a three dimensional spatial user interface (SUI) to a user of a computing device. The SUI may be manipulated in three dimensions and contains a plurality of portals. A portal may contain a sensory cue that provides a reminder as to the content of the portal. Upon sel ...


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Arthur Slutsky, Noe Zamel: Breath activated inhaler. Smoke Stop, Philip C Bereskin & Parr Mendes da Costa, August 15, 2000: US06102036 (141 worldwide citation)

A method of assisting a person to withdraw from cigarette induced nicotine dependency, comprising introducing a predetermined dose of a non-pressurized, particulate medicament comprising at least one nicotine formulation suitable for absorption into the bloodstream of the person through the alveoli ...



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