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Vimal Vaidya: Dynamic signature inspection-based network intrusion detection. Internet Tools, Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps, August 21, 2001: US06279113 (653 worldwide citation)

A signature based dynamic network intrusion detection system (IDS) includes attack signature profiles which are descriptive of characteristics of known network security violations. The attack signature profiles are organized into sets of attack signature profiles according to security requirements o ...


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Ib Erling Joergensen, Gerd Seibold, Bodo Stefan Josef Quint, Kenneth J Michlitsch, Martina Bremser, Randolf von Oepen: Methods and apparatus for distal protection during a medical procedure. Jomed, Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps, September 9, 2003: US06616682 (202 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for providing distal protection during a medical procedure comprising a vascular filter having a self-expanding, porous foam body that conformably seals against a vessel wall and captures emboli within one or more recesses. The filter is coupled to a distal region of an elongat ...


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Michael Hogendijk: Catheter having radially expandable main body. Arteria Medical Science, Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps, October 14, 2003: US06632236 (130 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for occluding a vessel and enhancing blood flow within a catheter are provided, wherein a catheter comprises a multi-section self-expanding wire weave forming a radially expandable body and an occlusive distal section, covered with an elastomeric polymeric coating, and disposed within an o ...


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Joost J Fierens, Silvio R Schaffner, Marc Gianotti, Gerd Seibold, Randolf von Oepen: Methods and apparatus for stenting comprising enhanced embolic protection, coupled with improved protection against restenosis and thrombus formation. Abbott Laboratories Vascular Enterprises, Nicola A Pisano Esq, Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps, June 29, 2004: US06755856 (125 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for stenting are provided comprising a stent attached to a porous biocompatible material that is permeable to endothelial cell ingrowth, but impermeable to release of emboli of predetermined size. Preferred stent designs are provided, as well as preferred manufacturing techniqu ...


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John H Santhoff: Communication system. Pulse Link, Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps, May 6, 2003: US06560463 (113 worldwide citation)

The ultra-wideband communication system includes a transceiver configured to receive an ultra-wideband communication signal, which has embedded power level data. A measurement circuit in the transceiver measures the strength of the received signal. An attenuation factor is computed that compares the ...


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Michel Andre Bachmann: Surgical ring featuring a reversible diameter remote control system. Endoart, Nicola A Pisano Esq, Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps, July 3, 2007: US07238191 (107 worldwide citation)

A surgical ring, designed to be implanted around biological organs comprising a pouch or a duct, so as, on the one hand, to form a closed loop between these two extremities (1, 2), thus forming a first (1) and a second (2) extremity and, on the other hand, to reduce the diameter of the opening of th ...


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Daniel R Burnett: Implantable fluid management system for the removal of excess fluid. Novashunt, Franco A Serafini Esq, Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps, December 25, 2007: US07311690 (103 worldwide citation)

An implantable fluid management device, designed to drain excess fluid from a variety of locations in a living host into a second location within the host, such as the bladder of that host. The device may be used to treat ascites, chronic pericardial effusions, normopressure hydrocephalus, hydroceph ...


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Victor C Esch, John H Shadduck: Lens system and method for power adjustment. Powervision, Nicola A Pisano Esq, Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps, June 27, 2006: US07068439 (101 worldwide citation)

A lens is provided that having optical parameters that may be adjusted in-situ, and is particularly useful as an IOL for use in cataract patients that require an adjustment in the optical power of the lens post-implantation. In one embodiment, the lens body carries an array of interior fluid-filled ...


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John H Santhoff, Rodolfo T Arrieta: Use of third party ultra wideband devices to establish geo-positional data. Pulse Link, Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps, February 11, 2003: US06519464 (100 worldwide citation)

A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for determining a location of a wireless device in a wireless communication system. In general, an initial request is transmitted to wireless devices having known locations for positioning information so that a location can be determined for a ...


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Juan Carlos Parodi, Michael J Horzewski: Puncture resistant branch artery occlusion device and methods of use. Arteria Medical Science, Nicola A Pisano, Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps, November 11, 2003: US06645222 (98 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for removing emboli during an angioplasty, stenting, or surgical procedure comprising apparatus for occluding a branch artery to prevent reversal of flow during carotid artery stenting, the apparatus comprising a retrieval sheath configured to reduce the risk of po ...