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Thomas Gerard Berent, Dennis Wayne Hurst, Thomas Edward Patton, Ty J Tabernik, Julie Elizabeth Warpool, Donald C Reig, William Howard Whittle: Electronic on-line motor vehicle auction and information system. ADT Automotive, Mark J Patterson, Waddey & Patterson P C, June 30, 1998: US05774873 (265 worldwide citation)

An electronic auction and motor vehicle auction information system allows remote users to interactively participate in motor vehicle auction sales of motor vehicles using a personal computer. Additional user applications associated with the system permit users to access and search a system database ...


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John I Shipp: Cordless bipolar electrocautery unit with automatic power control. Apollo Camera, Mark J Patterson, Waddey & Patterson, August 11, 1998: US05792138 (248 worldwide citation)

A cordless electrocautery unit for use in surgical procedures is described in which the unit is battery operated and therefore cordless. The unit is microprocessor controlled and provides for automatic feedback and control of the output power, in accordance with one of multiple power levels selected ...


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Eugene W Money, Roger Caldwell, Michael Sciarra: Vital sign remote monitoring device. Life Sensing Instrument Company, Mark J Patterson, Waddey & Patterson, July 6, 1999: US05919141 (224 worldwide citation)

A device for remote monitoring of hospitalized patient vital signs is incorporated into a portable housing, wearable by an ambulatory patient. Interfaces are provided for external connection of pulse oximetry, ECG, respiration, temperature, and blood pressure transducers. An RF transmitter transmits ...


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Herbert S Schwartz, David K Deboer, John M Dawson: Low profile intraosseous anterior spinal fusion system and method. Vanderbilt University, Mark J Patterson, Waddey & Patterson, April 7, 1998: US05735899 (202 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein is a system and implant designed for use in short segment anterior fusion of a patient's spine after the removal of a diseased or injured anterior vertebral body. The system includes the placement of the cylinder of the implant in an intraosseous location for added safety, and for t ...


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Charles M Smith, Harold D St Clair: Automated system and method for delivery of messages and processing of message responses. Dialogic Communications Corporation, Mark J Patterson, Waddey & Patterson P C, October 8, 2002: US06463462 (193 worldwide citation)

An automated system for delivery of messages to multiple recipients, and for processing of responses to the messages, includes a message client, message server, and system database. A message is created using a universal message form. The message content can be translated into multiple formats and s ...


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John I Shipp: Surgical instrument recycling and tracking system. Life Surgery, Mark J Patterson, Edward D Lanquist Jr, I C Waddey Jr, December 20, 1994: US05374813 (187 worldwide citation)

A system for recycling and tracking of reusable surgical instruments includes a remotely located instrument sterilization and maintenance facility, electronically linked to a shipping carrier and a hospital facility. Orders for surgical instrument kits needed during a predetermined surgical schedule ...


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Preston Jett, Lawrence E Larson, Bret A Pollack, David A Rowe: Baseband signal converter for a wideband impulse radio receiver. Time Domain Corporation, Mark J Patterson, Waddey & Patterson PC, July 16, 2002: US06421389 (177 worldwide citation)

A baseband signal converter device for an impulse radio receiver combines multiple converter circuits and an RF amplifier in a single integrated circuit package. Each converter circuit includes an integrator circuit that integrates a portion of each RF pulse during a sampling period triggered by a t ...


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Sarbjeet S Kumar: Device and method for surgical repair of abdominal wall hernias. Waddey & Patterson, Mark J Patterson, November 22, 2005: US06966916 (174 worldwide citation)

The present invention discloses a surgical opening repair device and methods of use thereof. The device comprises an anchor attached to a suture. The device has been specifically manufactured and designed in order to overcome the currently existing obstacles which result when a surgical repair devic ...


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Thomas Gerard Berent, Dennis Wayne Hurst, Thomas Edward Patton, Julie Elizabeth Warpool, Donald C Reig, William Howard Whittle: Electronic on-line motor vehicle auction and information system. ADT Automotive, Mark J Patterson, Waddey & Patterson P C, December 21, 1999: US06006201 (144 worldwide citation)

An electronic auction and motor vehicle auction information system allows remote users to interactively participate in motor vehicle auction sales of motor vehicles using a personal computer. Additional user applications associated with the system permit users to access and search a system database ...


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Robert T Pack, Moenes Z Iskarous, Kazuhiko Kawamura: Climber robot. Vanderbilt University, Mark J Patterson, Waddey & Patterson, September 3, 1996: US05551525 (128 worldwide citation)

A climber robot has front and rear legs joined together by a pivoting knee joint and having pivoting ankle joints at their distal ends. Pneumatic muscle pairs attached to each leg allow the robot to move vertically and horizontally and make easy transitions over obstacles and from the horizontal to ...