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Thomas Barr, James T Beattie, Lawrence A Husick, Michael S Krupit, Howard Morgan: Architecture for processing search queries, retrieving documents identified thereby, and method for using same. Infonautics Corporation, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, February 16, 1999: US05873076 (234 worldwide citation)

A split-server architecture for processing a search query provided by a user, and identifying and retrieving documents from a database corresponding to the search query. A session server is provided for receiving the search query from the user. The session server has at least a first processor coupl ...


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James M Johnson, Robert P Kinross, Francis J Melly, Douglas A Momyer: Electronic sourcing system and method. Fisher Scientific Company, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, February 8, 2000: US06023683 (220 worldwide citation)

An electronic sourcing system includes a computer that maintains a catalog database of data including product information (such as product identification and descriptive information) relating to catalog items available from vendor product catalogs, and a means for building (generating) a requisition ...


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Mark C Estes, John H Fiore: Method and apparatus for providing proportional positive airway pressure to treat sleep disordered breathing. Respironics, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, July 16, 1996: US05535738 (216 worldwide citation)

A system including methods and apparatus for treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome (OSAS), Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD) and other respiratory disorders. The system involves applying separate and independent gains to flow rates of pressurized gas delivered to a patient during ...


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Mark C Estes: Method and apparatus for providing proportional positive airway pressure to treat congestive heart failure. Respironics, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, August 18, 1998: US05794615 (212 worldwide citation)

A system including methods and apparatus for treatment of Congestive Heart Failure. The system involves applying separate and independent gains to flow rates of pressurized gas delivered to a patient during inspiratory and expiratory phases of a respiratory cycle to deliver the pressurized gas in pr ...


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Ihab M Hekal: Desiccant entrained polymer. Capitol Specialty Plastics, Reed Smith Shaw & McCLay L, June 15, 1999: US05911937 (208 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes processes and resulting structures for producing moisture absorbing desiccant entrained polymers. A polymer is caused to assume a molten state, typically by applying heat and melting the polymer. To achieve certain results in the hardened end product, such as rigidity ...


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Eric W Starr, John R Pujol, Andrew Serowski: Respiratory mask having a vertically adjustable spacer element that limits seal deformation on a wearers face. Respironics, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, November 5, 1996: US05570689 (208 worldwide citation)

A respiratory mask including a flexible seal member that is formed to receive nasal and/or oral portions of a user's face. The flexible seal member is adapted to resiliently deform against the facial structure of the user to form a seal therewith when the mask is secured to the user's head by suitab ...


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John R Starr, Eric W Starr, Mary T Walthour: Quick release mechanism for nasal and/or oral gas delivery mask. Respironics, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, August 15, 1995: US05441046 (207 worldwide citation)

A quick release/connect mechanism used with nasal and/or oral gas delivery masks. The mechanism attaches to the mask and to the head gear, acting as a connection link. While under normal use the connection remains intact. However, when the release cord is pulled, the mechanism is inclined and become ...


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Paul McAvinney, Dean H Rubine: VideoHarp. Sensor Frame Corporation, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, November 6, 1990: US04968877 (204 worldwide citation)

The VideoHarp is an optical-scanning device for sensing and tracking the movement of multiple fingers which is then used to control the generation of light or sound or to control the motion of other physical objects. Preferably, the VideoHarp detects the images of a performer's fingertips using a si ...


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Walter A Helbig Sr: Method and apparatus for enhancing computer system security. Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, September 14, 1999: US05953502 (203 worldwide citation)

A security enhanced computer system arrangement includes a coprocessor and a multiprocessor logic controller inserted into the architecture of a conventional computer system. The coprocessor and multiprocessor logic controller is interposed between the CPU of the conventional computer system to inte ...


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Eric W Starr, John R Starr, Mary T Walthour: Respiratory mask facial seal. Respironics, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, July 30, 1996: US05540223 (197 worldwide citation)

A flexible, resilient respiratory mask facial seal adapted for confronting engagement with the face of a user to form an annular sealed interface encompassing a predetermined portion of the user's face. The facial seal includes a peripheral wall and an inturned flap seal. The flap seal projects radi ...