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Jerry L Halvorson: System for dispensing drugs in health care institutions. Meditrol, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt, July 11, 1989: US04847764 (516 worldwide citation)

A system for dispensing medications in a health care institution includes a computer system connected to control a plurality of remote medication dispensers. Pharmacy terminals are provided for entering medication orders and software in the computer system controls the dispensers to dispense medicat ...


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Charles L Scripps: Disposable diaper having an improved fastening device. The Procter & Gamble Company, Steven W Miller, John M Pollaro, Fredrick H Braun, July 11, 1989: US04846815 (379 worldwide citation)

A disposable diaper comprising an absorbent core that is encased between a liquid pervious topsheet and a liquid impervious backsheet, elasticized leg openings, and a fastening device for securing the diaper on a wearer. The fastening device comprises a first member having a plurality of fiber eleme ...


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Panos G Michalopoulos, Richard A Fundakowski, Meletios Geokezas, Robert C Fitch: Vehicle detection through image processing for traffic surveillance and control. Regents of the University of Minnesota, Kinney & Lange, July 11, 1989: US04847772 (341 worldwide citation)

A vehicle detection system for providing data characteristic of traffic conditions includes a camera overlooking a roadway section for providing video signals representative of the field (traffic scene), and a digitizer for digitizing these signals and providing successive arrays of pixels (picture ...


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Daniel A Grande: Technique for healing lesions in cartilage. Michael Ebert, July 11, 1989: US04846835 (335 worldwide citation)

A grafting technique entailing the transplantation of chondrocytes for promoting the healing of lesions in articular cartilage, use being made for this purpose of in vitro autologous cultured chondrocytes prior to transplantation. The chondrocytes are preferably seeded in a three-dimensional collage ...


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Michael J Freeman: Interactive television system for providing full motion synched compatible audio/visual displays. Actv, Bryan Cave McPheeters & McRoberts, July 11, 1989: US04847698 (332 worldwide citation)

An interactive television system (10, 10a) for providing full motion synched compatible audio visual displays based on dynamic user selection (26) of a plurality of syllable synched compatible audio choices for a common full motion video frame presentation provided over a common television channel. ...


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Michael J Freeman: Interactive television system for providing full motion synched compatible audio/visual displays from transmitted television signals. Actv, Bryan Cave McPheeters & McRoberts, July 11, 1989: US04847700 (330 worldwide citation)

An interactive television system (10, 10a) for providing full motion synched compatible audio visual displays based on dynamic user selection (26) of a plurality of syllable synched compatible audio choices for a common full motion video frame presentation received over a common television channel. ...


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John W Box, James V Donadio: Flexible guidewire. Cordis Corporation, Watts Hoffmann Fisher & Heinke, July 11, 1989: US04846186 (268 worldwide citation)

A guidewire suited for inserting both diagnostic and therapeutic catheters. The guidewire has an initial uniform diameter segment that is coated with Telfon along a majority of its length. This core station tapers along a uniform portion to a second constant diameter segment surrounded by a flexible ...


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Richard K Wampler, John W Carriker, Kenneth C Butler, John C Moise: Single-stage axial flow blood pump. Nimbus Medical, Weissenberger & Peterson, July 11, 1989: US04846152 (249 worldwide citation)

A miniature high-speed intravascular blood pump is formed as a single stage with two rows of rotor blades and a single row of stator blades within a tubular housing. The rotor's first row produces a mixed centrifugal and axial flow, while the rotor's second row produces a purely axial flow. The blad ...


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Paula J Shadle, Kirston E Koths, Margaret Moreland, Nandini Katre: Conjugation of polymer to colony stimulating factor-1. Cetus Corporation, Albert P Halluin, July 11, 1989: US04847325 (216 worldwide citation)

A biologically active CSF-1 protein is selectively conjugated via certain amino acid residues or carbohydrate moieties to a water-soluble polymer selected from polyethylene glycol or polypropylene glycol homopolymers, polyoxyethylated polyols, or polyvinyl alcohol. The resulting conjugated CSF-1 is ...


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Brian P Brockway, Perry A Mills, Jonathan T Miller: Device for chronic measurement of internal body pressure. Data Sciences, Kinney & Lange, July 11, 1989: US04846191 (214 worldwide citation)

Measurement of a physiological pressure is accomplished by placement of a pressure transmitting catheter within a blood vessel or other structure within which pressure is to be measured. The catheter is blood-compatible, capable of withstanding handling during distribution and implantation, and prov ...