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Mark A Reiley, Robert M Scribner, James Davidson: Prostheses, systems and methods for replacement of natural facet joints with artificial facet joint surfaces. Archus Orthopedics, Wilson Sonini Goodrich & Rosati, James R Shay, December 13, 2005: US06974478 (271 worldwide citation)

Cephalad and caudal vertebral facet joint prostheses and methods of use are provided. The prostheses provide an artificial facet joint structure including an artificial articular configuration unlike the preexisting articular configuration. The radii and material stress values of the prostheses are ...


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John L Shannon Jr, Bruce R Bowman: Obstructive sleep apnea collar. EdenTec, James R Shay, John L Rooney, June 23, 1992: US05123425 (101 worldwide citation)

A system for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea packaged in a collar which can be worn by a patient without any special preparation. The collar is adjustable using a fastener such as hook and latch, to accommodate variations in neck size. The collar is properly oriented using variations in phy ...


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Carlton B Morgan, Daniel Powers, Clinton Cole, Steven T Mydynski, Michael J Leventhal: External defibrillator with communications network link. Heartstream, James R Shay, Cecily Anne Snyder, July 21, 1998: US05782878 (100 worldwide citation)

A defibrillator system comprising an external defibrillator, a defibrillator communicator and a communication network. In a preferred embodiment, the defibrillator comprises electrodes, an energy source and a controller, with the controller comprising an ECG signal analyzer and means for local actua ...


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Clinton Cole, Carlton B Morgan, Judi Cyrus, Daniel Powers: Defibrillator with training features and pause actuator. Heartstream, James R Shay, Cecily Anne Snyder, September 2, 1997: US05662690 (94 worldwide citation)

A defibrillator featuring a treatment mode and a training mode comprises an energy source, an electrode connector, a controller, and training mode circuitry. The controller comprises a feature for connecting the energy source to the electrode connector and a pause actuator for permitting a user to i ...


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Daniel J Powers, David Cameron, Clinton S Cole, Thomas D Lyster, Steven T Mydynski, Carlton B Morgan: External defibrillator with automatic self-testing prior to use. Heartstream, James R Shay, Cecily Anne Snyder, March 9, 1999: US05879374 (91 worldwide citation)

A defibrillator with an automatic self-test system that includes a test signal generator and a defibrillator status indicator. The test system preferably performs functional tests and calibration verification tests automatically in response to test signals generated periodically and/or in response t ...


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Bradford E Gliner, Thomas D Lyster, Clinton S Cole, Daniel J Powers, Carlton B Morgan: Electrotherapy method for external defibrillators. Heartstream, James R Shay, Cecily Anne Snyder, April 7, 1998: US05735879 (72 worldwide citation)

This invention provides an external defibrillator and defibrillation method that automatically compensates for patient-to-patient impedance differences in the delivery of electrotherapeutic pulses for defibrillation and cardioversion. In a preferred embodiment, the defibrillator has an energy source ...


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Daniel J Powers, David Cameron, Clinton S Cole, Thomas D Lyster, Steven T Mydynski, Carlton B Morgan: Method for performing self-test in a defibrillator. Heartstream, James R Shay, Cecily Anne Snyder, September 1, 1998: US05800460 (60 worldwide citation)

A defibrillator with an automatic self-test system that includes a test signal generator and a defibrillator status indicator. The test system preferably performs functional tests and calibration verification tests automatically in response to test signals generated periodically and/or in response t ...


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Bradford E Gliner, Thomas D Lyster, Clinton S Cole, Daniel J Powers, Carlton B Morgan: Electrotherapy method utilizing patient dependent electrical parameters. Heartstream, James R Shay, Cecily Anne Snyder, May 12, 1998: US05749904 (58 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a method for delivering electrotherapy to a patient through electrodes connected to a plurality of capacitors, including the steps of discharging at least one of the capacitors across the electrodes to deliver electrical energy to the patient, monitoring a patient-dependent el ...


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Bruce Bowman, Peter Stasz: Flow sensor system. EdenTec, James R Shay, John L Rooney, November 10, 1992: US05161541 (47 worldwide citation)

A plurality of flow sensors are fabricated on a single substrate. The substrate is laid out to provide the proper physical relationship of the individual sensors. The resulting multiple sensor structure may be effectively used as a respiration detector by positioning a different sensor element at ea ...


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Bradford E Gliner, Thomas D Lyster, Clinton S Cole, Daniel J Powers, Carlton B Morgan: Electrotherapy method utilizing patient dependent electrical parameters. Heartstream, James R Shay, Cecily Anne Snyder, May 12, 1998: US05749905 (43 worldwide citation)

This invention provides an external defibrillator and defibrillation method that automatically compensates for patient-to-patient impedance differences in the delivery of electrotherapeutic pulses for defibrillation and cardioversion. In a preferred embodiment, the defibrillator has an energy source ...