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George W Landry: System and method for paying bills and other obligations including selective payor and payee controls. Midwest Payment Systems, Wood Herron&Evans L, September 21, 1999: US05956700 (381 worldwide citation)

A system and method for paying bills without requiring interaction with the payors disclosed. The system includes a payor control interface, a communications interface, a bill generator, and a TCF message generator. The bill generator generates bill records from payor and payee information stored wi ...


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Paul A Spence, Mark Ortiz: Heart valve repair apparatus and methods. Paul A Spence, Wood Herron & Evans L, September 28, 2004: US06797002 (355 worldwide citation)

Valve repair apparatus and methods for ensuring proper coaptation and operation of the leaflets of a heart valve. Main aspects of the disclosure relate to devices including a support member configured for attachment to the heart valve annulus, a post extending from the support member away from the p ...


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David W Conway: Activity based cost tracking systems. Intellitecs International, Wood Herron&Evans L, March 24, 1998: US05732401 (306 worldwide citation)

A system for tracking costs of medical procedures by monitoring the movements of personnel, supplies and equipment and processing data on these movements to produce detailed and accurate cost accounting records associated with particular services rendered. Transponder tags are associated with each p ...


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Mark Ortiz, Randy Whedon, Paul A Spence: Annuloplasty devices and related heart valve repair methods. Paul A Spence, Wood Herron & Evans L, July 16, 2002: US06419696 (298 worldwide citation)

Devices for repairing and replacing a heart valve in various embodiments, the devices include at least first and second support rings connected together in a coiled configuration to abut opposite sides of a valve annulus. A replacement valve may be secured to the coil-shaped device. Various alternat ...


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Michael G Fisk: Computer network management of wide-area multi-player bingo game. NetGain Technologies, Wood Herron&Evans L, August 28, 2001: US06280325 (291 worldwide citation)

A computer network which manages multiple simultaneous bingo games having a potentially large number of bingo cards. The computers simultaneously and in parallel compare called bingo numbers to bingo cards stored in each respective computer (and also double-verfy winning cards). Called numbers may b ...


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Edward W Knowlton, Roger A Stern, Bryan Weber, Mitchell Levinson: Handpiece with electrode and non-volatile memory. Thermage, Wood Herron & Evans L, October 3, 2006: US07115123 (280 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for cooling a skin surface includes an RF device that has an RF electrode with dielectric and conductive portions. The RF device is configured to be coupled to an RF energy source. A cooling member is coupled to the RF device. A memory is coupled to the RF device. The memory is configur ...


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Warren P Williamson IV, Paul A Spence, George T Chistakis, Mark Ortiz: Means and method of replacing a heart valve in a minimally invasive manner. CardioVascular Technologies L L C, Wood Herron & Evans L, June 11, 2002: US06402780 (256 worldwide citation)

A heart valve can be replaced using minimally invasive methods which include a sutureless sewing cuff that and a fastener delivery tool that holds the cuff against the patient's tissue while delivering fasteners to attach the cuff to the tissue from the inside out. The tool stores a plurality o ...


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Dennis Gallant, James C Harnden, Julie E Myers, Daniel J Ulrich: Patient/nurse call system. Hill Rom, Wood Herron & Evans L, November 17, 1998: US05838223 (246 worldwide citation)

A patient/nurse call system for a hospital includes patient stations capable of generating hospital calls and a remote master station which prioritizes and stores the calls. Hall units outside patient rooms identify the rooms from which the calls originate and the type of call. Each patient station ...


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Breck W Lovinggood, William P Kuiper, John W Kinzie: Digital repeater. Andrew Corporation, Wood Herron & Evans L, February 24, 2004: US06697603 (243 worldwide citation)

A method of using a digital repeater for receiving and retransmitting radio frequency (RF) signals. The method including down converting a first RF signal to an intermediate frequency (IF) signal, converting the IF signal into a digital signal, processing the digital signal with a the digital signal ...


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Craig A Andreiko, Mark A Payne: Custom orthodontic appliance forming apparatus. Ormco Corporation, Wood Herron & Evans L, November 4, 1997: US05683243 (238 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for automatically designing and manufacturing a custom orthodontic appliance from anatomical shape data preferably of the lower jaw and teeth of a patient includes a scanner to produce images in three dimensions, a computer that constructs archforms and calculates finish tooth positions ...



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