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Shiro Nankai, Mariko Kawaguri, Toshihiko Yoshioka, Haruhiro Tsutsumi, Kyozo Terao, Naoki Tanimoto, Masahiro Yoshioka, Hiroshi Hyodo, Takatoshi Uchigaki: Quantitative analysis method and its system using a disposable sensor. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Kyoto Daiichi Kagaku, November 30, 1993: US05266179 (788 worldwide citation)

A sensor 13 is inserted into a connector 14. A constant voltage required to obtain a response current is applied across the connector 14 by a voltage applying source 15 at timings required. A response current of the sensor 13 inserted into the connector 14 is converted into a voltage by a current-to ...


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Robert D Blakeney II, Gadi Karmi, Edward G Tiedemann Jr, Lindsay A Weaver Jr: Mobile station assisted soft handoff in a CDMA cellular communications system. Qualcomm Incorporated, Russell B Miller, November 30, 1993: US05267261 (716 worldwide citation)

In a code division multiple access (CDMA) spread spectrum cellular communication system in which a mobile station user communicates with another system user via at least one base station, wherein each base station transmits a common pilot signal of a different code phase with respect to other base s ...


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Peter D Dickinson, Charles T Schreiber, Logan Pease: Cashless gaming apparatus and method. International Game Technology, Townsend and Townsend Khourie and Crew, November 30, 1993: US05265874 (698 worldwide citation)

A cashless gaming apparatus and method suitable for casinos. A player hands over money and an ID card to a clerk at a validation terminal. The clerk stores the ID number and the amount of money in the memory of the validation terminal. Then the clerk returns the ID card to the player for operating a ...


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Charles E Wheatley III: Transmitter power control system. Qualcomm Incorporated, Russell B Miller, November 30, 1993: US05267262 (389 worldwide citation)

A power control system for a cellular mobile telephone system in which system users communicate information signals between one another via at least one cell site using code division multiple access spread spectrum communication signals. The power control system controls transmission signal power fo ...


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Gary T Carroll, David G O Neil, Harold R Elgie: Electronic system and method for monitoring abusers for compliance with a protective order. Bodyguard Technologies, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, November 30, 1993: US05266944 (386 worldwide citation)

An electronic monitoring system monitors an abuser for compliance with a protective order. When a violation is detected, the system automatically gathers evidence, independent of any that may be provided by the victim of the abuse, to establish probable cause of such violation. The monitoring system ...


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James O Normille, Chia L Yeh, Daniel W Wright, Ke Chiang C Chu: Encoding/decoding moving images with forward and backward keyframes for forward and reverse display. Apple Computer, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, November 30, 1993: US05267334 (333 worldwide citation)

A method of removing frame redundancy in a computer system for a sequence of moving images. The method comprises detecting a first scene change in the sequence of moving images and generating a first keyframe containing complete scene information for a first image. The first keyframe is known, in a ...


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Masao Yamamoto, Takahiro Harada, Masaru Yamanaka: Game apparatus and memory cartridge used therefor. Nintendo, Nixon & Vanderhye, November 30, 1993: US05265888 (284 worldwide citation)

A player initially sets the degree of difficulty of a display type game, and if desired, more than one player may participate with each player selecting an associated level of difficulty. First and second objects having different shapes, e.g. capsules and viruses, and different characteristics, e.g. ...


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W Henry Wall: Angioplasty stent. James B Middleton, November 30, 1993: US05266073 (282 worldwide citation)

A prosthesis for use in preventing re-stenosis after angioplasty is formed of plastic or sheet metal, and is expandable and contractible for placement. The prosthesis can be inserted while in a collapsed position, then expanded and locked at the larger diameter. Spring force can be provided by the m ...


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Benjamin Oshlack, John J Minogue, Mark Chasin: Controlled release oxycodone compositions. Euroceltique, Steinberg & Raskin, November 30, 1993: US05266331 (282 worldwide citation)

A solid controlled release, oral dosage form, the dosage form comprising a therapeutically effective amount of oxycodone or a salt thereof in a matrix wherein the dissolution rate in vitro of the dosage form, when measured by the USP Paddle Method of 100 rpm in 900 ml aqueous buffer (pH between 1.6 ...


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Robert D Darrow, Charles L Dumoulin: Multi-planar X-ray fluoroscopy system using radiofrequency fields. General Electric Company, Lawrence P Zale, Marvin Snyder, November 30, 1993: US05265610 (280 worldwide citation)

During an X-ray fluoroscopy procedure, the position and orientation of an invasive device, such as a catheter, are measured with radiofrequency fields. The invasive device has a transient coil attached near its end and is driven by a low power RF source to produce a dipole electromagnetic field that ...