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Reese S Terry Jr, Joachim F Wernicke, Ross G Baker Jr: Therapeutic treatment of migraine symptoms by stimulation. Cyberonics, Leitner Greene & Christensen, June 1, 1993: US05215086 (578 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus for treating and controlling migraine by selectively applying a predetermined electrical signal to the patient's vagus nerve for stimulation thereof to alleviate the migraine attack. The signal is a pulse waveform having parameters programmed to desynchronize the patient's EEG i ...


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Steven L Weinberg: Helical nerve electrode. Cyberonics, Leitner Greene & Christensen, October 12, 1993: US05251634 (369 worldwide citation)

A nerve electrode array includes one or more spiral electrically conductive filament bands each secured within a different electrically insulative loop among a plurality of loops configured in a helical array. Each loop is severed lengthwise of the array to allow it to be spread open independently o ...


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Eugene Savar: Financial transaction system. Telenet Communications Corporation, Leitner Greene & Christensen, February 23, 1988: US04727243 (314 worldwide citation)

A financial transaction system makes use of an automated terminal or terminals in communication with a host computer which is capable of accessing any of a number of institutionalized or private label credit/debit card data bases, check verification data bases, and institutionalized automated cleari ...


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Ross G Baker Jr: Implantable tissue stimulator output stabilization system. Cyberonics, Leitner Greene & Christensen, June 29, 1993: US05222494 (290 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is disclosed for stabilizing the value of a parameter of the output pulses of a tissue stimulator, such as the magnitude of the current or the charge delivered in each output pulse to excite the cell membranes of the tissue to be stimulated. The apparatus measures the value of this paramet ...


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Ross G Baker Jr: Voice suppression of vagal stimulation. Cyberonics, Leitner Greene & Christensen, April 27, 1993: US05205285 (283 worldwide citation)

In conjunction with a medical device for stimulating the vagus nerve of a patient to modulate the electrical activity thereof as part of a prescribed therapy, apparatus is provided to selectively suppress the stimulation while the patient is speaking, to avoid undesirable modulation of the voice. Th ...


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Ross G Baker Jr: Electrode assembly for nerve stimulation. Cyberonics, Leitner Greene & Christensen, June 1, 1993: US05215089 (259 worldwide citation)

A nerve electrode array includes one or more Y-shaped carriers in which the three legs of the Y are curled about a common axis with the lower leg of the Y oppositely directed relative to the other two so that the legs will encircle a nerve substantially sharing the common axis, and a flexible electr ...


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Richard C Ankney, Ronald P Bonica, Douglas E Kay, Patricia A Pashayan, Roy L Spitzer: Telecommunication access management system for a packet switching network. Sprint International Communications, Leitner Greene & Christensen, May 12, 1992: US05113499 (203 worldwide citation)

A security access management system for a packet switched data communications network has access management apparatus operatively associated with the packet switches at each entry point of the network. The access management apparatus includes an administrative host processor for examining user termi ...


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John R Hallman Jr, Richard A Schrenker: Multiple player game data processing system with wager accounting. Poker Pot, Leitner Greene & Christensen, October 27, 1992: US05159549 (172 worldwide citation)

A data processing system is provided for tallying wealth accumulation among a plurality of competing players. Each player has a game entry device coupled to a central processing unit. The CPU receives data on an interrupt basis from each of the player stations and regulates the ordered play among th ...


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Mark Jurkevich, Simon Bernstein: Bandwidth seizing in integrated services networks. Sprint International Communications, Leitner Greene & Christensen, November 17, 1992: US05164938 (134 worldwide citation)

Method and system for transmitting information during call connections between a multiplicity of subscribers as components of traffic in an integrated services network (ISN), in which the information traffic consists of a multiplicity of media types according to the different subscribers including v ...


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David H Montaldi: Sterilization method and apparatus. Leitner Greene & Christensen, October 20, 1987: US04700701 (131 worldwide citation)

There has been provided a method and apparatus for sterilizing females. Cautery means, vaginally insertable into the fallopian tube of the female, destroys a portion of said mucosal lining at a selected location. An absorbable scarification means and plug means is placed in the fallopian tube at sai ...