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Earl D Morris, Rolen Miller, Michael J Dietz: Video gaming system with fixed pool of winning plays and global pool access. Infinational Technologies, Willian Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, June 28, 1994: US05324035 (604 worldwide citation)

A gaming system is provided including a central game processor, a plurality of master processing units and a plurality of slave terminals operable by players to play the game. The central game processor communicates with the master processing units and supplies the various games available in the sys ...


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Sew Wah Tay, Kemal Schankereli, Thomas Holman, Hans Mische: Apparatus and method for sealing vascular punctures. Scimed Life Systems, Steven P Willian Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione Shurtz, April 16, 1996: US05507744 (506 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for closing and sealing a vascular puncture is connected to an energy supply such that heat is generated in, or thermally conducted to, the tissue, thereby thermally fusing the vascular tissue together. The method for closing and sealing a vascular puncture comprises applying radio freq ...


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Toshiyuki Irie: Recoverable thrombosis filter. Scimed Life Systems, Willian Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, December 6, 1994: US05370657 (421 worldwide citation)

A thrombosis filter that has an improved filtering function and can be securely anchored at a desired location and be removed through an endovenous route even after the growth of neointima. The thrombosis filter of this invention includes a first and a second filtering and holding unit, each unit in ...


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Yutaka Maeda, Yasuhiro Kyoden, Hirokazu Naruto, Yoshito Tanaka, Dai Shintani, Katsuyuki Nanba: Still video camera having a printer capable of printing a photographed image in a plurality of printing modes. Minolta Camera Kabushiki Kaisha, Willian Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, February 20, 1996: US05493409 (410 worldwide citation)

A still video camera includes a photographing device for photographing an object and a printer for printing a photographed image on print paper. The printer has a plurality of printing modes which can be desirably selected. A plurality of sorts of image data for the photographed image are produced. ...


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Michael H Leason, Rick R Ruschke, Ralph L Davis: Needleless access device. Filtertek, Willian Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, November 1, 1994: US05360413 (314 worldwide citation)

A needleless access device and method of using the device is disclosed. The needleless access device has a housing having an inlet opening and an outlet opening and a channel formed therethrough. Movably friction fitted in the channel adjacent the inlet opening is a piston. The piston is biased upwa ...


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Christopher L Wagner, Carol J Wetmore, Martha A Liddy, Lori A Nelson: Method and apparatus for providing access to a plurality of payment networks. First Chicago Corporation, Willian Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, June 13, 1995: US05424938 (281 worldwide citation)

An interface system for providing access to a plurality of payment networks is provided that displays to a user a single transaction entry screen capable of initiating a monetary payment transaction over any of a number of differing payment networks. The interface is coupled to a display of a remote ...


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Claude Teissen Simony: Infusion set for an intermittent or continuous administration of a therapeutical substance. Pharma Plast International, Willian Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, June 4, 1996: US05522803 (270 worldwide citation)

An infusion set for an intermittent or continuous administration of a therapeutical substance, such as insulin, comprises a cannula housing (1) with a soft plastic cannula (2) to be placed inside the body of a patient, where the cannula together with the cannula housing (1) form a through passageway ...


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Yoshio Kishimoto, Masaaki Suzuki: Electrically reprogrammable nonvolatile memory device. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Willian Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, May 24, 1994: US05315131 (241 worldwide citation)

An electrically plastic device comprising an amorphous silicon semiconductor layer including movable dopant formed between a pair of electrodes and; at least one gate electrode formed on said amorphous silicon semiconductor layer through an insulation layer or a high resistance layer; whereby the op ...


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Jeff P Chen, David C Wong: Insurance claims estimate, text, and graphics network and method. CCC Information Services, Willian Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, April 2, 1996: US05504674 (223 worldwide citation)

A communications network for processing insurance claims of objects. The communications network including claim terminals and repair terminals, each having a processor, a display monitor, and a mass storage device, for inputting and sending object-identification data, parts graphics images, and imag ...


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Cyril J Schweich Jr, James R Pray, Brian J Brown: Vascular access catheter and methods for manufacture thereof. Scimed Life Systems, Willian Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, October 25, 1994: US05358493 (211 worldwide citation)

An intravascular catheter for providing access to distal vascular sites. The intravascular catheter comprises an elongate shaft with a lumen extending therethrough. The elongate shaft is comprised of a composite construction and has a proximal relatively stiff section, a distal section relatively mo ...