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Jacob Zabara: Cranial nerve stimulation treatments using neurocybernetic prosthesis. Panitch Schwarze Jacobs & Nadel P C, July 30, 1996: US05540734 (660 worldwide citation)

The treatment, control or prevention of medical, psychiatric or neurological disorders may be accomplished by application of modulating electric signals to one or both of a patient's trigeminal and glossopharyngeal nerves. The disorders treatable, controllable or preventable by such nerve stimulatio ...


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Jacob Zabara: Heart rhythm stabilization using a neurocybernetic prosthesis. Panitch Schwarze Jacobs & Nadel P C, December 23, 1997: US05700282 (585 worldwide citation)

Heart rhythm is stabilized within the heart's free running cycle by detecting arrhythmias in a mammalian subject, and then electronically stimulating the subject's vagus and cardiac sympathetic nerves. More specifically, vagus efferents are stimulated to directly cause heart rate to slow down, while ...


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Xiaoguang Sun, Jeffrey I Joseph: Implantable sensor and system for measurement and control of blood constituent levels. Thomas Jefferson University, Panitch Schwarze Jacobs & Nadel P C, November 30, 1999: US05995860 (541 worldwide citation)

An implantable device for sensing in vivo the level of at least one blood constituent in mammalian vascular tissue has at least one source of radiation from infrared through visible light, arranged to direct the radiation at the tissue where it is affected by interaction with the tissue, and a plura ...


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Isadore Feinberg: Loss limit method for slot machines. Panitch Schwarze Jacobs & Nadel P C, June 8, 1999: US05910048 (475 worldwide citation)

A method of operating slot machines to limit a player's losses is provided. The method comprises the steps of identifying a player; tracking an amount played and an amount paid out to the player by a first slot machine; determining if the player has lost more than a predetermined loss amount; and if ...


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Shin Ikeda, Mariko Miyahara, Toshihiko Yoshioka, Shiro Nankai: Biosensor and method for producing the same. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Panitch Schwarze Jacobs & Nadel P C, November 19, 1996: US05575895 (446 worldwide citation)

A biosensor for quantification of a specific component contained in various biological samples comprises an electrically insulating base plate, an electrode system including a working electrode and a counter electrode which are provided on the electrically insulating base plate, a reaction layer for ...


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Arieh S Halpern, Anthony J Aldrich: Patient monitoring system with chassis mounted or remotely operable modules and portable computer. Tremont Medical, Panitch Schwarze Jacobs & Nadel P C, November 18, 1997: US05687717 (417 worldwide citation)

A patient monitoring system includes one or more chassis, a plurality of patient care modules associated with the chassis, and a portable computer for communicating with, and controlling the modules. Each patient is assigned to a chassis, and each module is assigned to a patient and to a chassis. Ea ...


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Rudolf Heimberger, Helmut Heckele, Uwe Schaumann, Ralf Burkhardt: Endoscopic instrument. Richard Wolf, Panitch Schwarze Jacobs & Nadel P C, June 30, 1998: US05772578 (316 worldwide citation)

An endoscopic instrument is disclosed which comprises a shank with a bendable region. The bendability is achieved by almost complete circumferential transverse recesses which form segments bendable to each other. To increase the robustness of the shank, the segments, at their free ends, are provided ...


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Terry L Davis, James A Hart, James F Russell, John W Sears, Philip H Trice: Information consolidation within a transaction network. Electronic Payment Services, Panitch Schwarze Jacobs & Nadel P C, August 6, 1996: US05544086 (294 worldwide citation)

A system for determining value in a stored value transaction system has a plurality of value transferring devices including a local device, a collection device, a consolidation device and a settlement device. A stored value transaction network includes a settlement device and a consolidation device ...


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Andrew Mitchell, Joseph L Lardear, Dave I Schonbach: Personal health care system. Tremont Medical, Panitch Schwarze Jacobs & Nadel P C, January 7, 1997: US05590648 (293 worldwide citation)

A personal health care system utilizing a unitary command center having a computer for receiving, storing, processing, and transmitting information, and a plurality of interfacing ports. Each interfacing port is adapted to accept a plurality of different patient monitoring sensor modules, a pluralit ...


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J Daniel Raulerson, Anthony J Madison, Timothy M Schweikert: Subcutaneous tunnelling device and methods of forming a subcutaneous tunnel. Medical Components, Panitch Schwarze Jacobs & Nadel P C, August 31, 1999: US05944732 (283 worldwide citation)

A subcutaneous tunnelling device, a dilator and a method of forming a subcutaneous tunnel are provided. The device includes a trocar having a front end with a point configured for piercing skin, and a dilator which has a front end removably attached to the rear end of the trocar. The dilator is for ...