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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 (770 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 (680 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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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 (465 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 (373 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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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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Eckhard Alt, Lawrence J Stotts: Programmably upgradable implantable medical device. Intermedics, Wigman Cohen Leitner & Myers P C, March 10, 1998: US05725559 (177 worldwide citation)

An implantable cardioverter/defibrillator device is implemented to be selectively non-invasively upgraded from time to time after implantation to enable the device to provide additional therapy for arrhythmia treatment as the patient's need for such treatment undergoes change. The device is adapted ...


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Richard W Rudow, John Coffee, Douglas L Lecker, Tuan Pham, Kirk Bingeman: Golf course yardage and information system. Leading Edge Technologies, Wigman Cohen Leitner & Myers P C, November 18, 1997: US05689431 (172 worldwide citation)

A player position determining and course management system for a golf course having a plurality of roving units for use by players in playing the course is disclosed. Each roving unit includes a central processing unit (CPU) including a data processor for executing various tasks ranging from fastest ...


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Antonios G Sideris, Paris H Wiley: On-line battery monitoring system with defective cell detection capability. AIMS Systems, Wigman Cohen Leitner & Myers P C, January 20, 1998: US05710503 (164 worldwide citation)

An on-line battery monitoring system for monitoring a plurality of battery cells identifies and computes individual cell and battery bank operating parameters. The system comprises a controller for designating a given battery cell to be monitored, a multiplexer responsive to designation by the contr ...


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Anthony J Bradshaw, Albert E Raizner: Method and apparatus for uniform radiation treatment of vascular lumens. NeoCardia, Wigman Cohen Leitner & Myers P C, July 1, 1997: US05643171 (135 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for intravascular radiotherapy for prevention of stenosis following angioplasty or other trauma to coronary arteries caused by smooth muscle cell hyperplasia in which a uniform dosage of radiation is delivered to the walls of the artery by positively positioning a radioactive ...


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Johannes Franz Hoenig, Kevin Thomas Stone: Osteosynthesis plate. Wigman Cohen Leitner & Myers P C, December 30, 1997: US05702396 (127 worldwide citation)

An osteosynthesis plate. An osteosynthesis plate is disclosed having a regular knob profile, preferably a spherical knob profile, whereby the knob height, measured between the deepest profile point and the peak of the knobs, is between a selected optimal range of heights, and the distance between su ...



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