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Eli Reiter, Michael H Zemering, Frank Shannon: System for electronically controllably viewing on a television updateable television programming information. David P Gordon, David P Gordon, June 14, 1988: US04751578 (729 worldwide citation)

The electronically controllable system of the invention for viewing on a television, updateable television programming information comprises a microcontroller which is partially controllable by remote control system and is updateable via telephone link, magnetic cards or floppy disks, or television ...


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Randall W Jacobs: Absorbable suture apparatus, method and installer. Richards Medical Company, Pravel Gambrell Hewitt Kimball & Krieger, June 14, 1988: US04750492 (555 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for repairing torn animal body tissue in a single procedure features a suture, anchor attached at one end of the suture to prevent the suture from being pulled through the tissue, and clenching device adapted to grip the suture on the opposite side of the tissue from where the anchor de ...


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David G Wuchinich, Robert Brendolan, Louis Katz, Donald R Krawitt: Endoscopic ultrasonic aspirators. Sonomed Technology, Pennie & Edmonds, June 14, 1988: US04750902 (397 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for endoscopic removal of compliant biological tissues utilizing an endoscopic ultrasonic aspirator comprising irrigation and aspiration means, a piezoelectric ultrasonic transducer, a first resonator such as a half-wave stepped velocity transformer, a probe including a second ...


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Richard Reinhart, Fred Letterio, Peter Pugliese, Carl Ritter, Glenn Lubrano, Jerry Guilbault, Christopher Feistel: Method and apparatus for measuring blood glucose concentration. Xienta, Gottlieb Rackman & Reisman, June 14, 1988: US04750496 (387 worldwide citation)

A non-invasive method for measuring blood glucose concentration using glucose present at the mucosal surface of a living being is provided. The method includes the steps of positioning a glucose oxidase membrane on the mucosal surface, providing oxygen for peroxidative oxidation of the glucose prese ...


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John M Silva, R Kelly Crace: Interactive sports simulation system with physiological sensing and psychological conditioning. Richard E Jenkins, June 14, 1988: US04751642 (371 worldwide citation)

Interactive sports simulation system for providing an actual physical trial of the sports performance to be enacted. The system includes audiovisual means for simulating an actual competitive sports environment, sensors for measuring the sports performance and physiological performance of an athlete ...


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Paul H Zanetti: Stereotactic frame. Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, June 14, 1988: US04750487 (297 worldwide citation)

A stereo tactic frame for use with fluoroscopy is utilized to aim and guide a puncturing tool to a target located within a body. An aperture within the frame is positioned to overlie the target when viewed on a fluoroscopic image display. The frame is then rotated about two axes so that the aperture ...


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Anthony C B Molteno: Implant for drainage of aqueous humour. Ladas & Parry, June 14, 1988: US04750901 (269 worldwide citation)

An implant (1a) for drainage of aqueous humour in glaucoma comprising an episcleral plate (2) having an elevated peripheral ridge (3) and a drainage tube (4) for insertion into the anterior chamber of the eye which has an opening (8) to the upper surface of the episcleral plate (2). A secondary elev ...


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Barbara Lucas, Ellen Tarnofsky, John J Ward III: Automated investment system. Citibank NA, Morgan & Finnegan, June 14, 1988: US04751640 (252 worldwide citation)

An automated investment system for investment banks which allows their customers to invest idle funds, including odd amounts of funds, throughout the day is disclosed. The cash investment system disclosed is a data processing system which utilizes selected interest bearing and discounted securities ...


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Adolph E Nicoletti: Playing card dispenser. PN Computer Gaming Systems, Panitch Schwarze Jacobs and Nadel, June 14, 1988: US04750743 (228 worldwide citation)

A dispenser for playing cards includes a shoe adapted to contain stacked playing cards and dispense a single card at a time. The shoe includes a front wall adapted to conceal the leading card of the stack. A slot sized to permit a playing card to pass through is positioned adjacent the floor and fro ...


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John W Berkman, Michael H Curtis, David A Dewey: Radial keratotomy knife and system using same. CooperVision, Vorys Sater Seymour and Pease, June 14, 1988: US04750489 (194 worldwide citation)

A radial keratotomy knife which includes an accurate linear position transducer for digitally displaying the extension of a surgical blade beyond a footplate on the knife. A system is also disclosed for zeroing the blade position relative to the footplate. The system includes a zeroing sleeve having ...