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Henry Von Kohorn: Method for measuring the effectiveness of stimuli on decisions of shoppers. Perman & Green, July 13, 1993: US05227874 (819 worldwide citation)

Methods for the evaluation of stimuli such as broadcast commercials intended to promote purchases by shoppers are disclosed. The methods quantify the effectiveness of controlled variables of stimuli and of inducements associated therewith. The immediate impact and degree of erosion of the impact of ...


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Henry Von Kohorn: System and method for generating and redeeming tokens. Perman & Green, July 7, 1992: US05128752 (669 worldwide citation)

Tokens and coupons are generated in a television viewer's home by the viewer entering selected product information and authentication data transmitted to and displayed on the television into a home generating unit. The tokens and coupons can be presented to stores or redemption facilities for prizes ...


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Pekka Heinonen, Harri Okkonen, Jukka Berg: Measurement apparatus. Nokia Mobile Phones, Perman & Green, September 25, 2001: US06295506 (646 worldwide citation)

A system for measuring the blood glucose level in a sample of a patient's blood. Consumable test strips (


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Henry Von Kohorn: System for evaluation and rewarding of responses and predictions. Perman & Green, July 23, 1991: US05034807 (623 worldwide citation)

A system and method for evaluating responses to broadcast programs, such as television programs, includes an instructional signal modulated onto a signal transmitted concurrently with the television program, or time-multiplexed with a television. At each of a plurality of remote receiving stations, ...


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Bradley E White, Robert A Parks, Paul G Ritchie, Vladimir Svetnik: Biosensing meter with fail/safe procedures to prevent erroneous indications. Boehringer Mannheim Corporation, Perman & Green, October 4, 1994: US05352351 (584 worldwide citation)

A biosensing meter receives a sample strip that includes electrically isolated sense and excitation electrodes bridged by a reaction zone. When a drop of biological sample fluid is placed in the reaction zone, a plurality of fail/safe tests are performed. A drop size test is performed by a circuit t ...


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Charles E Perkins: Network address management for a wired network supporting wireless communication to a plurality of mobile users. International Business Machines Corporation, Perman & Green, October 27, 1992: US05159592 (559 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and method for managing bidirectional transmission of information between a wired network and at least one mobile communication unit (10) in wireless communication with the wired network. The wired network is of the type wherein users of the network are each assigned a unique network addre ...


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David C Auth, Eric A Opie, Dale M Lawrence: Multipolar electrosurgical device and method. American Hospital Supply Corporation, Perman & Green, August 6, 1985: US04532924 (548 worldwide citation)

A multipolar electrosurgical device is described for use in neurosurgery or through the channel of an endoscope or other precision surgery procedures. The device is formed with an insulative probe body, which, in the described embodiment, is sized to pass through a channel of an endoscope to enable ...


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Edward Glassman, William A Hanson, Peter Kazanzides, Brent D Mittelstadt, Bela L Musits, Howard A Paul, Russell H Taylor: Image-directed robotic system for precise robotic surgery including redundant consistency checking. International Business Machines Corporation, Perman & Green, February 4, 1992: US05086401 (544 worldwide citation)

A robotic surgical system (10) includes a multiple degree of freedom manipulator arm (14) having a surgical tool (22). The arm is coupled to a controller (24) for controllably positioning the surgical tool within a three dimensional coordinate system. The system further includes a safety monitoring ...


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Edward Glassman, William A Hanson, Peter Kazanzides, Brent D Mittelstadt, Bela L Musits, Howard A Paul, Russell H Taylor: Image-directed robotic system for precise robotic surgery including redundant consistency checking. International Business Machines Corporation, Perman & Green, April 18, 1995: US05408409 (538 worldwide citation)

A robotic surgical system (10) includes a multiple degree of freedom manipulator arm (14) having a surgical tool (22). The arm is coupled to a controller (24) for controllably positioning the surgical tool within a three dimensional coordinate system. The system further includes a safety monitoring ...


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Edward Glassman, William A Hanson, Peter Kazanides, Brent D Mittelstadt, Bela L Musits, Howard A Paul, Russell H Taylor: Image-directed robotic system for precise robotic surgery including redundant consistency checking. International Business Machines Corporation, Regents of the University of California, Perman & Green, March 29, 1994: US05299288 (518 worldwide citation)

A robotic surgical system includes a multiple degree of freedom manipulator arm having a surgical tool. The arm is coupled to a controller for controllably positioning the surgical tool within a three dimensional coordinate system. The system further includes a safety monitoring processor for determ ...