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Rudolph Muto: Sterile assembly for protecting and fastening an indwelling device. Pearson & Pearson, July 12, 1983: US04392853 (698 worldwide citation)

A sterile assembly and method for protecting and affixing an indwelling device such as an elongated catheter, or pacer lead, in an incision in the human body includes an elongated, hollow tubular, sheath of transparent, relatively limp, impervious plastic having at its proximal end a dome of self-su ...


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Erik Andersen: Impregnated stent. Boston Scientific Corporation, Pearson & Pearson, August 10, 1993: US05234457 (444 worldwide citation)

A stent assembly, delivery system and method of manufacture therefor. A stent assembly includes a compact stent. A dissolvable material impregnates the stent in liquid form. In its cured, solid form, the material contains the stent in its compact form. When the stent is positioned in a vessel, the t ...


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Adrian C Ravenscroft: Stent delivery system. Boston Scientific Corporation, Pearson & Pearson, December 30, 1997: US05702418 (309 worldwide citation)

A stent delivery system includes a catheter with an axially extending inner core and outer sheath. Axially spaced rings extending from a relatively narrow diameter portion of the inner core proximate the distal end thereof. The rings engage proximal portions of a compacted stent disposed within the ...


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James S Bates, Craig R Kline, James W Riley, Tony E Weber, Gary D Wood: Method for making surgical retrieval baskets. Boston Scientific Corporation, Pearson & Pearson, August 19, 1997: US05658296 (298 worldwide citation)

A method for forming a surgical retrieval basket includes cold forming a section of each of a plurality of axially extending wires in a predetermined shape. Securing the wires together proximate the sections with a cavity defined between the sections of the plurality of the wires forms an enlarged p ...


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Yuval Ofek: Method and apparatus for performing point in time backup operation in a computer system. EMC Corporation, Pearson & Pearson, January 5, 1999: US05857208 (294 worldwide citation)

A data network with a remote data facility for providing redundant data storage and for enabling concurrent point-in-time backup operations. A local data processing system with a data facility stores a data base and processes applications. A second system, physically separated from the first system, ...


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James Barry: Stent and therapeutic delivery system. Boston Scientific Corporation, Pearson & Pearson, August 8, 1995: US05439446 (289 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and a method for treating an irregularity in a wall of a vessel of a patient defined by an irregular or afflicted wall portion with adjacent normal wall portions comprises a catheter having a distal end portion for being guided through the vessel to the site of the irregularity. A balloon ...


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James Barry: Stent and therapeutic delivery system. Boston Scientific Corporation, Pearson & Pearson, January 12, 1999: US05857998 (224 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and a method for treating an irregularity in a wall of a vessel of a patient defined by an irregular or afflicted wall portion with adjacent normal wall portions comprises a catheter having a distal end portion for being guided through the vessel to the site of the irregularity. A balloon ...


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Yuval Ofek: Method and apparatus for independent and simultaneous access to a common data set. EMC Corporation, George A Pearson & Pearson Herbster, August 8, 2000: US06101497 (212 worldwide citation)

A data network with data storage facilities for providing redundant data storage and for enabling concurrent access to the data for multiple purposes. A first data processing system with a first data facility stores a data base and processes transactions or other priority applications. A second data ...


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Marvin B Goldberg: Golf wood, or iron, club. Pearson & Pearson, December 14, 1976: US03997170 (211 worldwide citation)

A golf club of the wood, or iron, type, as categorized by the U.S. Golf Association, has a head with an intact, flat, planar ball striking face but with a plurality of parallel grooves formed in the upper (or top) face, normal to the striking face to visually indicate the desired direction of stroke ...


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Yuval Ofek, Moshe Yanai: System and method for on-line, real time, data migration. EMC Corporation, George A Pearson & Pearson Herbster, August 22, 2000: US06108748 (207 worldwide citation)

A system and method for providing on-line, real-time, transparent data migration from an existing storage device to a replacement storage device. The existing and replacement storage devices are connected as a composite storage device that is coupled to a host, network or other data processing syste ...