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Ping W Fu, Thomas J Manning: Personal health monitor. Buddy Systems, Willian Brinks Olds Hofer Gilson & Lione, February 7, 1989: US04803625 (813 worldwide citation)

A personal health monitor includes sensors for measuring patient weight, temperature, blood pressure, and ECG waveform. The monitor is coupled to a central unit via modems and includes a computer which is programmed to prompt a patient to take prescribed medication at prescribed times, to use the se ...


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Fernand J G Colin: Method and apparatus for determination of a constituent in a fluid. Novo Nordisk, Willian Brinks Olds Hofer Gilson & Lione, December 14, 1993: US05269891 (470 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for measuring the concentration of a constituent of a fluid sample, e.g. glucose in a glucose-containing blood sample, by means of an electrode device. Also provided are an electrode device comprising the electrodes used in the method, a sensor electrode for use in the method, a ...


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John Malec, Joseph P Moser: Shopping cart display system. Information Resources, Willian Brinks Olds Hofer Gilson & Lione, November 27, 1990: US04973952 (389 worldwide citation)

A shopping cart display system includes a cart mounted display that is responsive to trigger signals provided by transmitters associated with a particular location. When the display receives a unique trigger signal, it displays advertising media associated with that location. In one embodiment, the ...


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Lloyd Willard, Dale F Schmaltz: Temporary stent and methods for use and manufacture. Scimed Life Systems, Willian Brinks Olds Hofer Gilson & Lione, June 29, 1993: US05222971 (378 worldwide citation)

A temporary stent for supporting a region of a vessel in a body comprising a stent portion and an actuator portion and methods for the use and manufacture thereof. The stent portion is comprised of an elongate perfusable vessel supporting portion adapted to be configurable between a reduced size for ...


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David R Hall: Composite polycrystalline diamond compact. Smith International, Willian Brinks Olds Hofer Gilson & Lione, August 5, 1986: US04604106 (372 worldwide citation)

The invention is a composite polycrystalline diamond compact comprising at least one layer of diamond crystals and precemented carbide pieces which have been pressed under sufficient heat and pressure to create composite polycrystalline material wherein polycrystalline diamond and the precemented ca ...


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Frank C Toy: Information monitoring and notification method and apparatus. Willian Brinks Olds Hofer Gilson & Lione, November 19, 1985: US04554418 (291 worldwide citation)

An information monitoring and notification method and apparatus is provided which may monitor many forms of changing data input, such as market and stock market information, and notify a user or users in near real time of the occurrence of identified events of interest. The system and method require ...


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Alain Carpentier, Victor E Koik, Ernest Lane: Mitral valve holder. Baxter International, Willian Brinks Olds Hofer Gilson & Lione, September 12, 1989: US04865600 (278 worldwide citation)

An assembly comprising a prosthetic heart valve having a plurality of commissure supports which are deflectable radially inwardly and a valve holder which includes inner and outer holder members mounted for movement toward and away from each other. The valve holder is attached to the heart valve by ...


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Andrew J Feiring: Method and apparatus for inducing the permeation of medication into internal tissue. Willian Brinks Olds Hofer Gilson & Lione, August 17, 1993: US05236413 (270 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for selectively treating a targeted portion of internal body tissue of a patient by providing an internal electrode at a point adjacent the tissue to be treated and electrodes external to the patient's body. Fluid containing Ionic molecules is supplied to a location between th ...


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William J Salesky, Bruce L Campbell: Rock bits and inserts therefor. Smith International, Willian Brinks Olds Hofer Gilson & Lione, March 14, 1989: US04811801 (266 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a rock bit insert including a polycrystalline diamond surface on an insert body having a head portion made from a material with elasticity and thermal expansion properties advantageously tailored for use in three types of rock bits, as well as the three types of rock bits ma ...


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Larry H Myatt, Bruce C Rhoads: Account transaction system. Sears Payment Systems, Willian Brinks Olds Hofer Gilson & Lione, July 27, 1993: US05231569 (266 worldwide citation)

A system for performing transaction from an account such as a checking account which adds a measure of assurance of payment to the account issuer is provided. The system includes a remote transaction terminal located at the point of the transaction. The terminal reads data on a card which identifies ...