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Richard A Terwilliger: Automatic biopsy instrument with independently actuated stylet and cannula. Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, February 23, 1993: US05188118 (240 worldwide citation)

An automatic biopsy instrument includes a cannula 13 provided over a stylet 11. The stylet 11 directs the cannula 13 to a biopsy site. The instrument urges the cannula 13 past the stylet 11 in order to collect a tissue sample. The stylet 11 initially travels in a direction opposite to the direction ...


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James F Zucherman, Ken Y Hsu, Charles J Winslow, Henry A Klyce: Spine distraction implant. St Francis Medical Technologies, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, February 20, 2001: US06190387 (239 worldwide citation)

A spine distraction implant alleviates pain associated with spinal stenosis and facet arthropathy by expanding the volume in the spine canal and/or neural foramen. The implant provides a spinal extension stop while allowing freedom of spinal flexion.


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James F Zucherman, Ken Y Hsu: Spine distraction implant and method. St Francis Medical Technologies, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, February 6, 2001: US06183471 (229 worldwide citation)

A spine distraction implant alleviates pain associated with spinal stenosis and facet arthropathy by expanding the volume in the spine canal and/or neural foramen. The implant provides a spinal extension stop while allowing freedom of spinal flexion.


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James F Zucherman, Ken Y Hsu, T Wade Fallin, Henry A Klyce: Spine distraction implant and method. St Francis Medical Technologies, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, July 16, 2002: US06419677 (228 worldwide citation)

A spine distraction implant alleviates pain associated with spinal stenosis and facet arthropathy by expanding the volume in the spine canal and/or neural foramen. The implant provides a spinal extension stop while allowing freedom of spinal flexion.


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James F Zucherman, Ken Y Hsu: Spine distraction implant and method. St Francis Medical Technologies, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, December 5, 2000: US06156038 (226 worldwide citation)

A spine distraction implant alleviates pain associated with spinal stenosis and facet arthropathy by expanding the volume in the spine canal and/or neural foramen. The implant provides a spinal extension stop while allowing freedom of spinal flexion.


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James F Zucherman, Ken Y Hsu, Charles J Winslow, Henry A Klyce: Spine distraction implant. St Francis Medical Technologies, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, December 25, 2001: US06332883 (225 worldwide citation)

A spine distraction implant alleviates pain associated with spinal stenosis and facet arthropathy by expanding the volume in the spine canal and/or neural foramen. The implant provides a spinal extension stop while allowing freedom of spinal flexion.


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Ken Clements: Semiconductor wafer array. Laser Dynamics, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, January 30, 1990: US04897708 (222 worldwide citation)

A wafer array comprising a plurality of wafers of semiconductor material are stacked one on top of another. Through holes are provided in the wafers and electrically conductive liquid is inserted in the through holes for interconnecting all of the wafers. The conductive liquid is electrically insula ...


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Paul A Robins, Paul D Alvik, Christopher S Helgeson, Michael R Gannon, William A Bishop, Sandra L Mumaw, Karen L Forkish, Seck Eng Tan, Tim O Radzykewycz, Roland Dupont: Communications network state and topology monitor. Network Equipment Technologies, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, September 17, 1991: US05049873 (222 worldwide citation)

A system gathers and displays information concerning status of a communications network without overloading the communications channels in the network. The monitoring system includes a monitor node, including an operator input interface. The monitor node is coupled to a first switching node in the d ...


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Henry T S Fung: Power conservation apparatus having multiple power reduction levels dependent upon the activity of the computer system. Vadem Corporation, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, March 7, 1995: US05396635 (221 worldwide citation)

A power conservation system in a computer system which includes a processing unit operating under control of an operating system. The computer system generates distinct call functions to the operating system where each call function is either in an active class or an idle class. The power conservati ...


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Robert C Etheredge: Electronic program guide with multiple day planner. Liberate Technologies, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, January 25, 2000: US06018372 (221 worldwide citation)

A system and method for implementing an electronic programming guide that allows a television viewer to access and interact with television viewing information. The electronic programming guide provides the viewer with a grid which lists channels, titles and show times. One format for presenting the ...