Allen Malloy, Jack Radzik, Mike Dean, Bruce Hauver, Gary Knaus, Charles Thomas: Constant force coaxial cable connector. Thomas & Betts International, Hoffman & Baron, July 28, 2009: US07566236 (126 worldwide citation)

A coaxial cable connector generally includes a connector body, a nut rotatably coupled to the connector body, a post disposed in the connector body and a biasing element acting between the post and the nut. The nut has an internal thread for engagement with an external thread of a mating connector. ...

Arto Niva, Jukka Jaatinen, Mika Niemimäki: Portable apparatus for monitoring user speed and/or distance traveled. Polar Electro Oy, Hoffman & Baron, August 10, 2010: US07774156 (118 worldwide citation)

A portable apparatus including an interface configured to input first motion data of a user from a foot-worn first self-contained activity determining unit is disclosed. The portable apparatus also includes a second self-contained activity determining unit configured to determine second motion data ...

Peter J Schmitt: Thin soft tissue support mesh. Meadox Medicals, Hoffman & Baron, March 28, 2000: US06042592 (117 worldwide citation)

A soft and pliable surgical support mesh exhibiting increased resistance to inhabitation of infectious matter. The mesh includes a support trellis formed of multifilament yarns wherein the interstitial voids located between the filaments of said yarns are enclosed within an infection-impervious matr ...

Ian Rubin de la Borbolla, Bernard Hammond, Anthony E Bennett, Alan M Sack: Crosstalk reducing electrical jack and plug connector. Thomas & Betts International, Hoffman & Baron, May 15, 2001: US06231397 (116 worldwide citation)

An electrical jack and plug connector each reducing crosstalk between signal wires pairs connected to the jack and plug connectors. The jack connector including a plurality of signal carrying elements and a printed circuit board placed adjacent to the signal carrying elements. The printed circuit bo ...

Gary L Loomis, D Christian Lentz: Bioresorbable hydrogel compositions for implantable prostheses. Scimed Life Systems, Hoffman & Baron, November 13, 2001: US06316522 (116 worldwide citation)

Crosslinked compositions formed from water-insoluble copolymers are disclosed. These compositions are copolymers having a bioresorbable region, a hydrophilic region and at least two cross-linkable functional groups per polymer chain. Crosslinking of these polymers can be effected in solution in orga ...

Sheng Ping Zhong: Hydrophilic coating and substrates, particularly medical devices, provided with such a coating. Meadox Medicals, Hoffman & Baron, April 11, 2000: US06048620 (114 worldwide citation)

A substrate such as a catheter or a guide wire is provided with a lubricous, hydrophilic abrasion-resistant coating by:

William Blasnik, Stanley B Pollak: Surgical clamping device. The Research Foundation of State University of New York, Hoffman & Baron, December 11, 1990: US04976721 (109 worldwide citation)

An intestinal occluding clamp including first and second clamping members with jaws, a biasing spring, a clamp housing, a clamp base and a clamp cap. The clamp housing has a housing cavity formed at one end thereof and a first clamping member is connected to and projects away from the housing cavity ...

Andrea T Slater, Brian P Byrne: Endoprosthesis stent/graft deployment system. Meadox Medicals, Hoffman & Baron, June 4, 1996: US05522883 (108 worldwide citation)

A deployment system for transcutaneous insertion of an implantable tubular prosthesis is provided. The deployment system includes a flexible, elongated, tubular, delivery catheter with at least one inner lumen, and an opening extending through the catheter to the inner lumen. Positioned over the cat ...

Sepideh H Nott, Hannah S Kim, Naroun Soun, David L Sandock: Blood clot filtering. Boston Scientific Corporation, Hoffman & Baron, August 14, 2001: US06273900 (102 worldwide citation)

A blood clot filter comprising: an anchoring portion comprising a generally cylindrical self-expanding body formed from resilient material, the generally cylindrical body having proximal and distal ends and defining an axial direction and having a structure of variable size diameter expandable from ...

Stan Rosenzweig, Jaideep Jayaram: Flat panel heater. Holmes Group, Francis E Marino, Hoffman & Baron, November 12, 2002: US06480672 (102 worldwide citation)

A heater includes a housing having an outer surface and sidewalls defining an interior space that holds a heating element. The heater further includes a heating element having a lower portion and an upper portion, where the heating element has differing power densities from the lower portion to the ...