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Erwin Meinders
Maria Peter, Erwin Rinaldo Meinders: Method for forming a multi-level surface on a substrate with areas of different wettability and a semiconductor device having the same. Nederlandse Organisatie voor toegepast—natuurwetenschappelijk onderzoek TNO, Waddey & Patterson P C, James R Cartiglia, November 25, 2014: US08895438 (1 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a method 10 for forming a multi-level surface on a substrate 2, wherein said surface comprises areas of different wettability, the method comprising the step (A, B) of applying a multi-level stamp to the substrate for forming the multi-level surface, said multi-level stamp h ...


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Thomas Gerard Berent, Dennis Wayne Hurst, Thomas Edward Patton, Ty J Tabernik, Julie Elizabeth Warpool, Donald C Reig, William Howard Whittle: Electronic on-line motor vehicle auction and information system. ADT Automotive, Mark J Patterson, Waddey & Patterson P C, June 30, 1998: US05774873 (268 worldwide citation)

An electronic auction and motor vehicle auction information system allows remote users to interactively participate in motor vehicle auction sales of motor vehicles using a personal computer. Additional user applications associated with the system permit users to access and search a system database ...


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John I Shipp: Cordless bipolar electrocautery unit with automatic power control. Apollo Camera, Mark J Patterson, Waddey & Patterson, August 11, 1998: US05792138 (254 worldwide citation)

A cordless electrocautery unit for use in surgical procedures is described in which the unit is battery operated and therefore cordless. The unit is microprocessor controlled and provides for automatic feedback and control of the output power, in accordance with one of multiple power levels selected ...


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John I Shipp, Robert L Lathrop Jr, Robert L Lathrop III, Donald R Reichel, Robert J Hayes: Method of ligating a vessel or duct. Apollo Camera, Lucian Wayne Beavers Waddey & Patterson, November 30, 1999: US05993465 (236 worldwide citation)

The clip applier of the current invention solves the problems of prior art tools by incorporating a pre-clamp mechanism, the function of which is to pre-clamp the vessel to be ligated to a dimension such that the center leg of the spring of the ligation clip need be lifted only slightly. In this man ...


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Eugene W Money, Roger Caldwell, Michael Sciarra: Vital sign remote monitoring device. Life Sensing Instrument Company, Mark J Patterson, Waddey & Patterson, July 6, 1999: US05919141 (236 worldwide citation)

A device for remote monitoring of hospitalized patient vital signs is incorporated into a portable housing, wearable by an ambulatory patient. Interfaces are provided for external connection of pulse oximetry, ECG, respiration, temperature, and blood pressure transducers. An RF transmitter transmits ...


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John I Shipp, George Crothall, Robert L Lathrop Jr, Donald R Reichel: Method of applying a surgical ligation clip. Apollo Camera L L C, I C Waddey Jr, Waddey & Patterson, January 14, 1997: US05593414 (228 worldwide citation)

A surgical ligation clip is preformed from a continuous piece of metal wire to assume a shape having a reduced cross-sectional area. A clamping arm of the clip is alternately moveable from a clamped to an unclamped position above a vessel support member. A tension coil joins the vessel support membe ...


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Herbert S Schwartz, David K Deboer, John M Dawson: Low profile intraosseous anterior spinal fusion system and method. Vanderbilt University, Mark J Patterson, Waddey & Patterson, April 7, 1998: US05735899 (203 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein is a system and implant designed for use in short segment anterior fusion of a patient's spine after the removal of a diseased or injured anterior vertebral body. The system includes the placement of the cylinder of the implant in an intraosseous location for added safety, and for t ...


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Charles M Smith, Harold D St Clair: Automated system and method for delivery of messages and processing of message responses. Dialogic Communications Corporation, Mark J Patterson, Waddey & Patterson P C, October 8, 2002: US06463462 (197 worldwide citation)

An automated system for delivery of messages to multiple recipients, and for processing of responses to the messages, includes a message client, message server, and system database. A message is created using a universal message form. The message content can be translated into multiple formats and s ...


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Sarbjeet S Kumar: Device and method for surgical repair of abdominal wall hernias. Waddey & Patterson, Mark J Patterson, November 22, 2005: US06966916 (184 worldwide citation)

The present invention discloses a surgical opening repair device and methods of use thereof. The device comprises an anchor attached to a suture. The device has been specifically manufactured and designed in order to overcome the currently existing obstacles which result when a surgical repair devic ...


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John I Shipp, Robert L Lathrop Jr, Robert L Lathrop III, Donald R Reichel, Robert J Hayes: Low profile tool for applying spring action ligation clips. Apollo Camera, I C Waddey Jr, Waddey & Patterson, January 12, 1999: US05858018 (178 worldwide citation)

The clip applier of the current invention solves the problems of prior art tools by incorporating a pre-clamp mechanism, the function of which is to pre-clamp the vessel to be ligated to a dimension such that the center leg of the spring of the ligation clip need be lifted only slightly. In this man ...