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Pauline Shuen: Mobile networking method and apparatus. Novell, A John Pate, Berne S Broadbent, Gary D E Pierce, November 5, 1996: US05572528 (680 worldwide citation)

An internetwork including a plurality of local area networks may include wireless and hard-wired local area networks. The internetwork may also include wide area network links between routers. The system includes routers between networks, which may be bridged networks. Certain routers are configured ...


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Charles L Beck Jr, E Paul France, Richard L Ellingson: Endosteal anchoring device for urging a ligament against a bone surface. Dale E Hulse, Berne S Broadbent, Kirton & McConkie, April 30, 2002: US06379361 (180 worldwide citation)

An endosteal anchoring device for urging a ligament graft against a bone surface comprising an anchoring body, a means for resisting slippage of the anchoring body into the periphery of a bone tunnel under ligament tension, a means for avoiding puncturing, piercing or tearing of cross-fibers of the ...


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Robert L Stephen, Carl Kablitz, Barry K Hanover, Stephen C Jacobsen, Jeffrey J Harrow: Subcutaneous peritoneal injection catheter. University of Utah Research Foundation, H Ross Workman, Allen R Jensen, Berne S Broadbent, September 20, 1983: US04405305 (175 worldwide citation)

A novel implantable, peritoneal injection catheter apparatus and method, the apparatus including an open top, fluid-receiving reservoir mounted to one end of a hollow stem and a penetrable membrane covering the open top of the receiving reservoir. The hollow stem is configurated to extend into the p ...


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Michael Truppe: System and method for displaying a structural data image in real-time correlation with moveable body. Dale E Hulse, Berne S Broadbent, October 20, 1998: US05823958 (173 worldwide citation)

A system and method including a transparent display positioned between an object and an observer on which displays a superimposed data image transformed from structural data by calculating the parameters of a three dimensional matrix with information collected from position sensors. The mathematical ...


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Charles L Beck Jr, E Paul France, Richard L Ellingson: Endosteal anchoring device for urging a ligament against a bone surface. Dale E Hulse, Berne S Broadbent, October 5, 1999: US05961520 (168 worldwide citation)

An endosteal anchoring device for urging a ligament graft against a bone surface comprising an anchoring body, a member for resisting slippage of the anchoring body into the periphery of a bone tunnel under ligament tension, a member for avoiding puncturing, piercing or tearing of cross-fibers of th ...


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Carl W Thompson, Carl R Foster: Quick-release mechanical knot apparatus. Gary D E Pierce, Berne S Broadbent, November 26, 1996: US05577299 (163 worldwide citation)

A quick-release mechanical knot device for use in securing objects together having a novel means for quickly and safely releasing the mechanical knot device from the body of a rope or tether regardless of the amount of tension or load strain acting on the rope. The device comprises a semi-rigid elon ...


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Lonnie E Paulos, Benjamin J Ellis: Method and apparatus for securing a soft tissue graft to bone during an ACL reconstruction. Dale E Hulse, Berne S Broadbent, Kirton & McConkie, February 11, 2003: US06517579 (162 worldwide citation)

An anchoring apparatus and method of use are disclosed that secure a tendon or ligament within an interior opening of a bone structure is disclosed. The apparatus comprises a securing device, a retention device, and an anchoring device. The securing device has an elongated body with an outer surface ...


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Cathy K Brown: Systems and methods for maintaining a clear visual field during endoscopic procedures. Berne S Broadbent, December 1, 1992: US05167220 (160 worldwide citation)

A nasal sinus endoscope system and method. The system comprises a nasal sinus endoscope having a distal viewing window. A resilient tube is attached to the endoscope such that the distal end of the tube is in proximity to the distal viewing window of the endoscope, and a syringe is connected to the ...


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E Paul France, Lonnie E Paulos, Richard L Ellingson: Patella-femoral brace. Hanger Orthopedic Group, Berne S Broadbent, January 11, 1994: US05277697 (141 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a patella-femoral brace which includes an elastic sleeve which is sized so as to be securely positionable about a user's leg and which has a bracing plate located therein which becomes positioned adjacent the lateral side of the patella when the elastic sleeve is ...


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Kent C Ericksen, Kim Hayes: Programmable controller apparatus for irrigation systems. Pro Mark, Berne S Broadbent, Gary D E Pierce, December 26, 1995: US05479338 (104 worldwide citation)

A programmable controller apparatus and method for irrigation systems including at least one removable control module interfacing with internal circuitry of the programmable controller for activating and operating a plurality of watering valves. A housing unit is provided for the control module and ...