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Alexander Tschakaloff: Surgical system. Medicon eG, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, March 1, 1994: US05290281 (106 worldwide citation)

A surgical system including: (1) a thermoplastic, body absorbable, bodily tissue fixation plate having a plurality of formations and a plurality of through-bores arranged in alternating relation along with plate; (2) body absorbable fasteners adapted for insertion into the through-bores to secure th ...


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Bernie F Hete, James D Srock: Oxygen mixing in a blower-based ventilator. Respironics, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, December 30, 1997: US05701883 (106 worldwide citation)

An oxygen mixing arrangement for or in a pressure support ventilator, in which a modular oxygen-providing assembly is selectively insertable into a greater respiration apparatus. Mixing accuracy and controllability is maintained by using gas supplies that have a wide range of pressures. Further, oxy ...


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David D S Poor: Image capture and storage techniques in association with optical mark reading. Meadowbrook, Robert C Reed Smith Shaw & McClay Podwil, September 19, 1995: US05452379 (104 worldwide citation)

A method of combined optical mark reading ("OMR") and image processing utilizes a response sheet having a grid of response positions suitable for marking and for processing by OMR and at least one response area for a response of an alphanumeric or pictorial nature, the response area encompassing at ...


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Morton Greene, G William Hurley: Radio frequency automatic identification system. Gordian Holding Corporation, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, December 3, 1996: US05581257 (103 worldwide citation)

A radio frequency automatic identification system detects targets which include a plurality of radio frequency resonators. Information is attributed to the target in accordance with the radio frequency response characteristics of the target, such as the resonant frequencies of resonators present, an ...


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Prakash K Mirchandani, Robert E Thomas, Mark Cippel: Multiple grade cemented carbide articles and a method of making the same. SinterMet, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, August 6, 1996: US05543235 (102 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides multiple grade, composite cemented carbide articles and a method of making such articles. The cemented carbide articles comprise carbides of different grades (or different compositions and/or microstructures) and, therefore, correspondingly different properties at diff ...


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Michael L Reed, Lee E Weiss: Micromechanical barb and method for making the same. Carnegie Mellon University, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, May 17, 1994: US05312456 (95 worldwide citation)

A system for linking a first member with a second member. The system is comprised of a first plurality of micromechanical barbs disposed on the first member. The system is also comprised of a second plurality of micromechanical barbs disposed on the second member. The barbs on the first member and t ...


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Mark C Estes, Janice M Cattano: Sleep apnea treatment apparatus with reset circuitry. Respironics, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, September 3, 1996: US05551418 (94 worldwide citation)

Improved methodology and apparatus for the clinical study and treatment of sleep apnea which incorporates one or more of the following features: (1) application of mono-level, alternating high and low level, or variable positive airway pressure generally within the airway of the patient with the mon ...


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Bernard H Van Bilderbeek, Ian F Milne: Annulus cementing and washout systems for wells. Plexus Ocean Systems, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, August 15, 1989: US04856592 (94 worldwide citation)

An annulus cementing and washout technique and equipment, particularly for use in an offshore oil or gas well. An annulus is formed between an outer casing and a second-outer casing, this annulus being filled with cement up to a predetermined level and washed free of cement above said level. The sec ...


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Marvin E Marshall: Telephone travel card system under the control of its customers. Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, August 4, 1998: US05790636 (93 worldwide citation)

A telephone system for travel card users where the users may program a switch processor so that it completes, re-routes, or refuses to complete calls as predetermined by the customer. Data is captured as it is transferred from the switching module to an internal buffer and is fed through a digital c ...


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Nathaniel Weiss, Jonathan Grayson, Jonathan Coopersmith: Electronic music system. Lyrrus, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, December 14, 1993: US05270475 (93 worldwide citation)

An electronic music system for computer-controlled interactive practicing and learning to play a guitar includes a transducer which is detachably securable to the guitar and generates analog signals representing the playing of the guitar, an interface for converting the analog signals to computer-pr ...