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Jeffrey S Risberg, Marion D Skeen: Apparatus and method for creation of a user definable video displayed document showing changes in real time data. Ron Fish, August 16, 1994: US05339392 (646 worldwide citation)

A software program providing a facility for a user to compose a custom active document using tools provided by the program. The active document can be comprised of one or more sheets each of which is composed in a custom manner by the user and each of which can show real time data and the changes th ...


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Brendan Branigan: Low noise finger cot probe. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, August 16, 1994: US05337744 (562 worldwide citation)

A low cost, disposable oximetric sensor including a finger cot probe to facilitate either the transillumination or transreflectance and the detection of optical energy emitted towards a patient's finger without subjecting the finger to deformation. The finger is received within a receptacle having a ...


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Frederic Neftel: Implantable device for estimating glucose levels. August 16, 1994: US05337747 (534 worldwide citation)

An implantable device which comprises two measurement chambers each of which comprises an internal measurement chamber insulated from its surroundings by a glucose-hemipermeable membrane for the first measurement chamber, and by a glucose-permeable membrane which is impermeable to molecules larger t ...


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Michael L Blomquist: Systems and methods for communicating with ambulatory medical devices such as drug delivery devices. Pharmacia Deltec, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt, August 16, 1994: US05338157 (402 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to systems and methods for communicating with ambulatory medical devices, such as drug delivery devices, both locally and remotely. In one embodiment, a caregiver drug pump communicates with a remote patient drug pump for data gathering, trouble shooting, and operationa ...


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John B Bates, Nancy J Dudney, Greg R Gruzalski, Christopher F Luck: Thin film battery and method for making same. Martin Marietta Energy Systems, George L Craig, J Donald Griffin, Harold W Adams, August 16, 1994: US05338625 (382 worldwide citation)

Described is a thin-film battery, especially a thin-film microbattery, and a method for making same having application as a backup or primary integrated power source for electronic devices. The battery includes a novel electrolyte which is electrochemically stable and does not react with the lithium ...


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Chuang Jy Wu, Christopher L B Lavelle: Dental modeling simulator. DACIM Laboratory, Adrian D Battison, Stanley G Ade, Murray E Thrift, August 16, 1994: US05338198 (329 worldwide citation)

A three-dimensional model of the teeth of a patient is prepared by taking molded impressions of the mandibular and maxillar teeth, placing separately the impressions on a support table define an X-Y plane and detecting the Z distance from a probe by directing a beam of laser light onto the impressio ...


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Albert J Mallinckrodt: Integrated cellular communications system. David D Otten, William H Drummond, August 16, 1994: US05339330 (297 worldwide citation)

A cellular communications system is provided having both surface and satellite nodes which are fully integrated for providing service over large areas. A spread spectrum system is used with code division multiple access (CDMA) employing forward error correction coding (FECC) to enhance the effective ...


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Paul M Urbanus, Jeffrey B Sampsell: DMD architecture and timing for use in a pulse-width modulated display system. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Julie L Reed, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, August 16, 1994: US05339116 (294 worldwide citation)

It is possible to replace a standard tuning unit in a television with spatial light modulator circuitry to improve the resolution seen by the viewer. The invention herein provides a system architecture, individual part of the system and techniques for minimizing the burst data rate while maintaining ...


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Pratap K Reddy: Method of using a laparoscopic retractor. Moore & Hansen, August 16, 1994: US05337736 (284 worldwide citation)

A retraction method and apparatus therefor are useful in laparoscopic surgery in a body cavity, for moving an internal organ or vessel which interferes with the surgery to an out-of-the-way displaced position and maintaining it there apart from a laparoscopic port. In this method, a sling having att ...


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Douglas D Tang: Fiber optic antenna remoting for multi-sector cell sites. GTE Laboratories Incorporated, Victor F Lohmann III, August 16, 1994: US05339184 (274 worldwide citation)

A base station in a cellular communications system is connected to a plurality of remote cellular sites by a communications link having a base terminal coupled to a remote terminal by two optical fibers. The base terminal receives RF downlink channels from the base station and optically transmits th ...