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Stephen H Hochshuler, Erik J Wagner, Ralph F Rashbaum, Richard D Guyer: Adjustable height fusion device. Spinal Concepts, Conley Rose & Tayon P C, April 4, 2000: US06045579 (571 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus for promoting a spinal fusion between neighboring vertebrae. Apparatus may be located within the intervertebral disc space and preferably includes a pair of engaging plates for contacting the vertebrae. An alignment device may be used to alter the vertical distance between the e ...


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Jim Freid, Michael E Landry, Erik J Wagner: System and method for stabilizing the human spine with a bone plate. Spinal Concepts, Eric B Meyertons, Conley Rose & Tayon P C, December 18, 2001: US06331179 (463 worldwide citation)

A spinal plate system and method for fixation of the human spine is provided. In an embodiment, the spinal fixation system includes a plate, a coupling member, a locking system for substantially locking the coupling member in a desired position, and an anchoring system to secure the coupling member ...


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Marc Bessler, Max R Mintz, Byron C Sutherland: Apparatus and method for performing vertical banded gastroplasty. Byron C Sutherland, Hava Mattea Mintz, Conley Rose & Tayon P C, Conley Rose & Tayon P C, August 27, 1996: US05549621 (463 worldwide citation)

The present invention pertains to an apparatus and method which enable the performance of vertical banded gastroplasty (VBG) without the use of staples. Further, a laparoscopic instrument which can be used in combination with the VBG apparatus and method is also disclosed.


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Elliot Broadwin, Jon C Haass: Interactive television system and method having on-demand web-like navigational capabilities for displaying requested hyperlinked web-like still images associated with television content. Thomson Consumer Electronices, Sun Microsystems, Jeffrey C Hood, Mark L Berrier, Conley Rose & Tayon P C, July 27, 1999: US05929850 (419 worldwide citation)

A system and method for displaying still video images related to video content in an interactive broadcast television system. The system and method of the present invention may also be used for simulating an Internet home page on an interactive television system. The present invention thus supports ...


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S Ward Casscells, James T Willerson, Gregory H Bearman, Michael L Eastwood, Timothy N Krabach: Detecting thermal discrepancies in vessel walls. Texas Heart Institute, Conley Rose & Tayon P C, August 10, 1999: US05935075 (405 worldwide citation)

An infrared, heat-sensing catheter particularly useful for identifying potentially fatal arterial plaques in patients with disease of the coronary or other arteries and its use are detailed. In one embodiment, an infrared fiberoptic system (with or without ultrasound) is employed at the tip of the c ...


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Erik J Wagner, Robert Jones: System and method for stabilizing the human spine with a bone plate. Spinal Concepts, Eric B Meyertons, Conley Rose & Tayon P C, September 24, 2002: US06454769 (362 worldwide citation)

A spinal plate system and method for fixation of the human spine is provided. In an embodiment, the system includes a bone plate, a bone screw and a ring. The bone screw preferably connects the bone plate to a bone, and the ring preferably fixes the bone screw into a borehole of the bone plate such ...


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Irfan M Rahim: Circuit structure including a passive element formed within a grid array substrate and method for making the same. Cypress Semiconductor, Kevin L Daffer, Conley Rose & Tayon P C, March 26, 2002: US06362525 (298 worldwide citation)

A circuit structure combines an integrated circuit with a passive circuit element formed within a grid-array substrate. Formation of the circuit structure includes forming a passive circuit element within one or more conductive layers of a grid-array substrate such as may be used for packaging of in ...


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S Ward Casscells III, James T Willerson: Heat treatment of inflamed tissue. Texas Heart Institute, Conley Rose & Tayon P C, May 25, 1999: US05906636 (285 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to methods for treating inflammation in body tissues. More specifically, certain disclosed methods relate to selectively inducing apoptosis in inflammatory immune cells. The methods are particularly suitable for treating inflamed atherosclerotic plaques. The techniques ...


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Michael F Angelo, Sompong P Olarig, David R Wooten, Dan J Driscoll: System and method for performing secure device communications in a peer-to-peer bus architecture. Compaq Computer, Robert C Kowert, Kevin L Daffer, Conley Rose & Tayon P C, May 9, 2000: US06061794 (278 worldwide citation)

A system and method for performing secure peer-to-peer device communications on an I/O bus, such as a PCI bus, a Fiber Channel bus, an IEEE, 1394 bus or a Universal Serial Bus. The system includes a plurality of intelligent I/O devices, such as intelligent storage devices and/or controllers, communi ...


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David P Summers: Stent for supporting a blood vessel. American BioMed, Conley Rose & Tayon P C, March 4, 1997: US05607445 (252 worldwide citation)

A stent comprising a coil including a plurality of arcuate sections that alternate directions around a central axis, each arcuate section including a pair of curved turns joined by a cusp, and the cusps of adjacent arcuate sections intermeshing and defining at least one region of overlap, which in t ...