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Stuart D Edwards, Ronald G Lax, Ingemar H Lundquist, Hugh R Sharkey: Medical probe device and method. Vidamed, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt, December 6, 1994: US05370675 (806 worldwide citation)

A medical probe device comprises a catheter having a stylet guide housing with one or more stylet ports in a side wall thereof and a stylet guide for directing a flexible stylet outward through the stylet port and through intervening tissue at a preselected, adjustable angle to a target tissue. The ...


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Walter Baumgartner: Artificial intervertebral disk member. SULZER Medizinaltechnik, Townsend and Townsend Khourie and Crew, December 6, 1994: US05370697 (633 worldwide citation)

The artificial intervertebral disk member (1) consists of an upper (2) and a lower (3) support, which are attached in the adjacent vertebrae (32, 33), and of an elastic separator (4). The separator is constructed as a separate insert part (5), which can be inserted from outside into the final positi ...


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John H Stevens: Endovascular aortic valve replacement. Stanford Surgical Technologies, Crosby Heafey Roach & May, December 6, 1994: US05370685 (608 worldwide citation)

The subject invention relates to a valve replacement system together with methods of preparation and use, are provided for endovascular replacement of a heart valve in a host. The valve replacement system includes up to five components: (1) a prosthetic valve device, (2) a valve introducer device, ( ...


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Clement R Attanasio, Stephen E Smith: Method and apparatus for making a cluster of computers appear as a single host on a network. International Business Machines Corporation, Louis J Percello, December 6, 1994: US05371852 (561 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a method and apparatus for enabling a cluster of computers to appear as a single computer to host computers outside the cluster. A host computer communicates only with a gateway to access destination nodes and processes within the cluster. The gateway has at least one ...


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John S Holmes II, Joe E Anderson: Glucose test data acquisition and management system. Boehringer Mannheim Corporation, Barnes & Thornburg, December 6, 1994: US05371687 (532 worldwide citation)

A system is provided for adapting one of a number of different types of instruments to a common protocol. Each instrument has a serial input-output (I/O) port, a control for the serial I/O port, and an input for operating power to the instrument. The system includes a different type of housing for e ...


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James Logan, Daniel Goessling: Time delayed digital video system using concurrent recording and playback. Allegretti & Witcoff, December 6, 1994: US05371551 (527 worldwide citation)

A broadcast recording and playback device employing a "circular buffer" which constantly records one or more incoming audio or video program signals and a microprocessor for accessing the memory to read a playback signal from the circular buffer to display programming material delayed from its recei ...


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Kevin R Stone, Allen H DeSatnick: Suture anchor assembly. Kevin R Stone, Lappin & Kusmer, December 6, 1994: US05370662 (427 worldwide citation)

Suture anchor assembly for attaching soft tissue to bone. The assembly includes an elongated member having a self-tapping threaded portion at one proximal end, and an integral eyelet for receiving a suture at its distal end. The distal end further includes a receiver for a rotating driver device, su ...


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Michael S Klicek, William G Patterson: Electrosurgical processor and method of use. Valleylab, Peter C Richardson, Lawrence C Akers, Aaron Passman, December 6, 1994: US05370645 (415 worldwide citation)

A circuit, for monitoring and controlling parameters of an electrosurgical unit, ESU, relative to load and the RF energy, has a load responsive output sensing circuit that measures the ESU load. A signal modifier, attached to the sensing circuit enhances the signals measured and transmits them to a ...


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Toshiyuki Irie: Recoverable thrombosis filter. Scimed Life Systems, Willian Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, December 6, 1994: US05370657 (411 worldwide citation)

A thrombosis filter that has an improved filtering function and can be securely anchored at a desired location and be removed through an endovenous route even after the growth of neointima. The thrombosis filter of this invention includes a first and a second filtering and holding unit, each unit in ...


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Whitfield Diffie, Ashar Aziz: Method and apparatus for privacy and authentication in wireless networks. Sun Microsystems, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, December 6, 1994: US05371794 (389 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus is disclosed for providing a secure wireless communication link between a mobile nomadic device and a base computing unit. A mobile sends a host certificate (Cert.sub.-- Mobile) to the base along with a randomly chosen challenge value (CH1) and a list of supported shared key a ...



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