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Reese S Terry Jr, Ross G Baker Jr, Andre Marquette: Treating refractory hypertension by nerve stimulation. Cyberonics, Wigman Cohen Leitner & Myers P C, January 13, 1998: US05707400 (785 worldwide citation)

A method of treating patients suffering from refractory hypertension includes identifying a patient suffering from the disorder and applying a stimulating electrical signal to the patient's vagus nerve predetermined to modulate the electrical activity of the nerve and to alleviate the hypertension. ...


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Reese S Terry Jr, Ross G Baker Jr, Andre Marquette: Treatment of motility disorders by nerve stimulation. Cyberonics, Wigman Cohen Leitner & Myers P C, July 30, 1996: US05540730 (694 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for treating patients with motility disorders applies a modulating signal to the patient's vagus nerve to stimulate or inhibit neural impulses and produce excitatory or inhibitory neurotransmitter release by the vagus nerve according to the specific nature of the motility disorder. The app ...


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Benedetto Iacovelli: Laparoscopic instruments. Wigman Cohen Leitner & Myers, September 27, 1994: US05350391 (515 worldwide citation)

A laparoscopic surgical instrument is disclosed. The instrument generally comprises an elongated hollow shaft having at one end a pair of scissors and at the opposite end a pair of handles to control the scissors. The blades may be opened and closed when one handle is pivoted while the other handle ...


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Joachim F Wernicke, Reese S Terry Jr, Ross G Baker Jr: Treatment of patients in coma by nerve stimulation. Cyberonics, Wigman Cohen Leitner & Myers P C, November 5, 1996: US05571150 (474 worldwide citation)

A method of treating a patient in coma is performed by placing an electrode in juxtaposition with a preselected cranial nerve of the patient for electrical stimulation of the nerve, applying an electrical pulse waveform to the electrode to stimulate the cranial nerve, and adjusting electrical parame ...


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David R Williams, Junzhong Liang: Method and apparatus for improving vision and the resolution of retinal images. University of Rochester, Wigman Cohen Leitner & Myers P C, July 7, 1998: US05777719 (380 worldwide citation)

A method of and apparatus for improving vision and the resolution of retinal images is described in which a point source produced on the retina of a living eye by a laser beam is reflected from the retina and received at a lenslet array of a Hartmann-Shack wavefront sensor such that each of the lens ...


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Steven Maschino, Ross G Baker Jr: Circumneural electrode assembly. Cyberonics, Wigman Cohen Leitner & Myers, July 2, 1996: US05531778 (363 worldwide citation)

An electrode assembly of a lead to be implanted on a patient's nerve includes a flexible electrically insulative carrier of helical configuration, a flexible ribbon electrode secured to the underside of at least a segment of the helical configuration carrier, an elongate conductor for electrical con ...


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W Thomas Green, R Keith Lynn: Method of and apparatus for document data recapture. Greenway Corporation, Wigman Cohen Leitner & Myers P C, February 11, 1997: US05602936 (292 worldwide citation)

A method of and apparatus for recapturing data from scanning devices and storing the captured data in digital form using a method that allows for easy, fast and reliable access for viewing, printing, transmitting, et cetera. More specifically, the method of the present invention allows institutions ...


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Giovanni Palma Alagia: Electronic device shock absorber. SEDI S R L, Wigman Cohen Leitner & Myers, November 1, 1994: US05360108 (195 worldwide citation)

A housing for protecting hand held electronic devices having buttons or controls thereon from damage due to impacts or falls. The housing is made of an elastomer, preferably polyurethane, PVC, or latex, and having a shore number in the range of A10-A30 shores, which is flexible and stretchable to su ...


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Tadashi Iino: Display apparatus for automotive vehicle. Yazaki Corporation, Wigman & Cohen, June 6, 1989: US04837551 (186 worldwide citation)

In a display apparatus for an automotive vehicle including a projector disposed at the ceiling of the automotive vehicle to project display images and a half mirror for reflecting projected display images to the driver, an angular position of the half mirror surface from the lateral direction of the ...


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Baxter J Garcia: Synthesized stereoscopic imaging system and method. Medi Vision Technologies, Wigman Cohen Leitner & Myers, April 23, 1996: US05510832 (183 worldwide citation)

An observer is presented, through a pair of viewing glasses, a field/frame multiplexed, synthesized three-dimensional or stereoscopic image on single monitor generated from a two-dimensional monocular video signal. The field/frame multiplexed, synthesized 3D image is generated in a converter. A cont ...