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Robert L Kaster, Perry M Domaas: Side-to-end vascular anastomotic staple apparatus. Robert L Kaster, Henderson & Sturm, August 10, 1993: US05234447 (607 worldwide citation)

A side-to-end vascular anastomosis stapling apparatus that includes a stapling tool (10), a staple forming tool (11) and a staple (12). The stapling tool (10) includes a sleeve (13), a core unit (14), a mandrel (16) and a trigger unit (17). The core unit (14) includes a plurality of fingers (26) tha ...


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Thomas A Silvestrini: Hydrophilic stent. Pfizer Hospital Products Group, Peter C Richardson, Lawrence C Akers, Eric M Lee, August 10, 1993: US05234456 (514 worldwide citation)

A stent for placement within a body lumen and comprising a wall structure wherein at least a portion thereof is a hollow wall. The hollow wall has disposed therein a hydrophilic material which can be in the form of a gel, for example, which swells upon introduction of a liquid into the hollow wall t ...


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Edward Wobber, Martin Abadi, Andrew Birrell, Butler Lampson: Access control subsystem and method for distributed computer system using locally cached authentication credentials. Digital Equipment Corporation, Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert, August 10, 1993: US05235642 (450 worldwide citation)

A distributed computer system has a number of computers coupled thereto at distinct nodes. The computer at each node of the distributed system has a trusted computing base that includes an authentication agent for authenticating requests received from principals at other nodes in the system. Request ...


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Erik Andersen: Impregnated stent. Boston Scientific Corporation, Pearson & Pearson, August 10, 1993: US05234457 (432 worldwide citation)

A stent assembly, delivery system and method of manufacture therefor. A stent assembly includes a compact stent. A dissolvable material impregnates the stent in liquid form. In its cured, solid form, the material contains the stent in its compact form. When the stent is positioned in a vessel, the t ...


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Jack M Bert, Richard W Woods: Method and instrumentation for unicompartmental total knee arthroplasty. Kirschner Medical Corporation, Frost & Jacobs, August 10, 1993: US05234433 (403 worldwide citation)

A method and instruments for replacing the articulating surfaces of a knee joint in which the diseased area is restricted to one of the medial and lateral compartments. A femoral intramedullary rod is placed down the center of the femur. A femoral cutting block is affixed at one side to the rod and ...


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Everett Dennison, Edwin L Nass, Timothy J Duffy, Gregory T Pauley, Scott L Jones, Deborah J Shale: Cellular telephone system that uses position of a mobile unit to make call management decisions. Terry M Gernstein, August 10, 1993: US05235633 (398 worldwide citation)

A cellular telephone system includes a plurality of cell sites and a mobile telephone switching office. Call management, including selection of a cell site most appropriate for a call associated with a mobile unit, are made based on the geographic location of the mobile unit as opposed to the streng ...


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Ivan Sepetka: Detachable pusher-vasoocclusion coil assembly with threaded coupling. Target Therapeutics, Morrison & Foerster, August 10, 1993: US05234437 (385 worldwide citation)

A pusher-vasoocclusive coil assembly that is advanced through a catheter to a site within a vessel and is manipulated to detach the coil from the assembly. The pusher has a distal end that is initially threaded into the proximal end of the coil and the assembly includes a sleeve that is slid over th ...


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Roger G Bangs: Percutaneous intragastric balloon catheter and method for controlling body weight therewith. Akron City Hospital, Renner Kenner Greive Bobak Taylor & Weber, August 10, 1993: US05234454 (375 worldwide citation)

A method for controlling the body weight of a patient employs a percutaneous intragastric balloon catheter (10). The method comprises the first steps of inserting a percutaneous intragastric balloon catheter (10) into the stomach of the patient through a gastrostomy tract. The intragastric balloon c ...


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James E Summerton, Dwight D Weller, Eugene P Stirchak: Alpha-morpholino ribonucleoside derivatives and polymers thereof. Anti Gene Development Group, Peter J Dehlinger, Gary R Fabian, August 10, 1993: US05235033 (373 worldwide citation)

Alpha-morpholino subunits and polymer compositions composed of alpha-morpholino subunits are disclosed. These subunits can be linked together by uncharged linkages, one to three atoms in length, joining the morpholino nitrogen of one subunit to the 5' exocyclic carbon of an adjacent subunit. Each su ...


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Leendert M Bijnagte: Apparatus and method for communicating textual and image information between a host computer and a remote display terminal. Moore Business Forms, Nixon & Vanderhye, August 10, 1993: US05235680 (372 worldwide citation)

A system and method for storing, retrieving displaying, printing and otherwise manipulating color images stored in a central "host" computer from a realtor's remote data terminal includes a host computer which stores and maintains a database containing listings of real estate properties on the marke ...



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