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Omar F Jimenez, Nicholas Ransom Powley: Methods and apparatus for vertebral body distraction and fusion employing flexure members. SpineX Tec, Patterson Thuente Pedersen P A, September 3, 2013: US08523944 (56 worldwide citation)

Improved methods and apparatuses for vertebral body distraction and fusion in accordance with various embodiments of the present invention employ flexure members. Flexure members connect a plurality of structural members to end plates on one end and blocks on another end. Upon insertion into the dis ...


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James E Retterath, Robert A Laumeyer: Methods and apparatus for object detection and identification in a multiple detector lidar array. Facet Technology, Patterson Thuente Pedersen P A, June 7, 2016: US09360554 (47 worldwide citation)

LiDAR (light detection and ranging) systems use one or more emitters and a detector array to cover a given field of view where the emitters each emit a single pulse or a multi-pulse packet of light that is sampled by the detector array. On each emitter cycle the detector array will sample the incomi ...


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Jon Mikalson Bishay, Gust H Bardy, Jason Felix: Ambulatory electrocardiographic monitor for providing ease of use in women. Cardiac Science Corporation, Patterson Thuente Pedersen P A, December 24, 2013: US08613709 (46 worldwide citation)

An ambulatory electrocardiographic (ECG) monitor with a jumpered sensing electrode and method of use for female and large-girthed patients is provided. Self-powered ECG sensing circuitry is fully enclosed in a housing with electrode receptacles on a bottom surface. A flexible and stretchable electro ...


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Omar F Jimenez: Stable device for intervertebral distraction and fusion. Ex Technology, Patterson Thuente Pedersen P A, January 14, 2014: US08628577 (44 worldwide citation)

Improved methods and apparatuses for vertebral body distraction and fusion in accordance with various embodiments employ mechanisms for stabilizing a device so that the device can stay in the body and stably support the disc space during vertebral fusion following distraction of the adjacent vertebr ...


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Martin L Mayse, Steven C Dimmer: Delivery devices with coolable energy emitting assemblies. Holaira, Patterson Thuente Pedersen P A, June 3, 2014: US08740895 (41 worldwide citation)

Systems, delivery devices, and methods to treat, ablate, damage, or otherwise affect tissue in an airway of a patient. The treatment systems are capable of delivering a coolable ablation assembly that ablates targeted tissue while cooling non-targeted tissue to protect the non-targeted tissue from d ...


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Martin L Mayse, Steven C Dimmer: Delivery devices with coolable energy emitting assemblies. Holaira, Patterson Thuente Pedersen P A, July 15, 2014: US08777943 (41 worldwide citation)

Systems, delivery devices, and methods to treat, ablate, damage, or otherwise affect tissue in an airway of a patient. The treatment systems are capable of delivering a coolable ablation assembly that ablates targeted tissue while cooling non-targeted tissue to protect the non-target tissue from dam ...


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Jon Mikalson Bishay, Gust H Bardy, Jason Felix: Ambulatory electrocardiographic monitor with jumpered sensing electrode. Cardiac Science Corporation, Patterson Thuente Pedersen P A, December 24, 2013: US08613708 (41 worldwide citation)

An ambulatory electrocardiographic (ECG) monitor with a jumpered sensing electrode and method of use is provided. Self-powered ECG sensing circuitry is fully enclosed in a housing that provides electrode connection receptacles on a bottom surface of the housing. A flexible and stretchable electrode ...


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Jason Felix, Gust H Bardy: Computer-implemented electrocardiographic data processor with time stamp correlation. Cardiac Science Corporation, Patterson Thuente Pedersen P A, January 7, 2014: US08626277 (40 worldwide citation)

A computer-implemented electrocardiographic data processor with time stamp correlation is provided. A monitoring circuit includes a persistent memory and power supply that powers an encoder that determines a differential voltage between a current discrete digital voltage value and a prior voltage va ...


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David B Masters, Eric P Berg: Mucoadhesive drug delivery devices and methods of making and using thereof. Gel Del Technologies, Patterson Thuente Pedersen P A, September 10, 2013: US08529939 (36 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to mucoadhesive drug delivery devices and their methods of preparation and use. More specifically the present invention relates to mucoadhesive drug delivery devices comprising one or more biocompatible purified proteins combined with one or more biocompatible solvents ...


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Igor R Efimov, Valentin I Krinski, Vladimir P Nikolski: Method for low-voltage termination of cardiac arrhythmias by effectively unpinning anatomical reentries. Washington University, Patterson Thuente Pedersen P A, January 28, 2014: US08639325 (35 worldwide citation)

A method for extinguishing a cardiac arrhythmia utilizes destructive interference of the passing of the reentry wave tip of an anatomical reentry through a depolarized region created by a relatively low voltage electric field in such a way as to effectively unpin the anatomical reentry. Preferably, ...