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James Reuss
Michael T Larsen, James L Reuss: Direct to digital oximeter. Criticare Systems, Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren Norris & Rieselbach, December 1, 1998: US05842981 (223 worldwide citation)

An oximeter for non-invasively measuring the oxygen saturation in blood with increased speed and accuracy. The device includes a sensor unit which can be attached to a patient and an oximeter which determines the oxygen saturation in the blood based on signals received from the sensor. In the presen ...


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Thomas G Woolston: Consignment nodes. MercExchange L L C, Thomas G Woolston, December 1, 1998: US05845265 (819 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for creating a computerized market for used and collectible goods by use of a plurality of low cost posting terminals and a market maker computer in a legal framework that establishes a bailee relationship and consignment contract with a purchaser of a good at the market maker ...


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William A Lupien, John T Rickard: Crossing network utilizing satisfaction density profile with price discovery features. Optimark Technologies, Kenyon & Kenyon, December 1, 1998: US05845266 (798 worldwide citation)

A crossing network that matches buy and sell orders based upon a satisfaction and quantity profile includes a number of trader terminals that can be used for entering orders. The orders are entered in the form of a satisfaction density profile that represents a degree of satisfaction to trade a part ...


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Gong Gu, Paul Burrows, Stephen R Forrest: Vacuum deposited, non-polymeric flexible organic light emitting devices. The Trustees of Princeton Univ, Kenyon & Kenyon, December 1, 1998: US05844363 (618 worldwide citation)

An organic light emitting device (OLED) is disclosed for which the hole transporting layer, the electron transporting layer and/or the emissive layer, if separately present, is comprised of a non-polymeric material. A method for preparing such OLED's using vacuum deposition techniques is further dis ...


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Christian Mayaud: Prescription management system. Advanced Health Med E Systems Corporation, Handal & Morofsky, December 1, 1998: US05845255 (581 worldwide citation)

A wirelessly deployable, electronic prescription creation system for physician use captures into a prescription a patient condition-objective of the prescribed treatment and provides for patient record assembly from source elements, with privacy controls for patient and doctor, adverse indication re ...


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Anne R Kopf Sill, John Wallace Parce: Microfluidic systems incorporating varied channel dimensions. Caliper Technologies Corporation, Matthew B Murphy, December 1, 1998: US05842787 (464 worldwide citation)

The present invention is generally directed to improved microfluidic devices, systems and methods of using same, which incorporate channel profiles that impart significant benefits over previously described systems. In particular, the presently described devices and systems employ channels having, a ...


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Gail K Naughton, Jane Willoughby: Method for repairing cartilage. Advanced Tissue Sciences, Pennie & Edmonds, December 1, 1998: US05842477 (448 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to methods of making and/or repairing cartilage in vivo comprising implanting into a patient, at a site of cartilage damage or loss, a biocompatible, non-living three-dimensional scaffold or framework structure in combination with periosteal/perichondrial tissue that ca ...


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Jay A Lenker, Brian J Cox, Michael A Evans, Steven Weinberg: Limited expansion endoluminal prostheses and methods for their use. Medtronic, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, December 1, 1998: US05843158 (440 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides controlled expansion endoluminal prostheses and methods for their deployment and expansion. The present stent-grafts generally comprise a radially expansible tubular frame and a plastically expansible liner on the frame. Either the frame or the liner includes a reinfor ...


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Misti Coleman, Ann Marie Canfield, Mark K Eyer, Zicheng Guo: Method and apparatus for displaying an interactive television program guide. General Instrument Corporation, Barry R Lipsitz, December 1, 1998: US05844620 (431 worldwide citation)

An interactive on-screen visual interface guides a user through a menu of individual events available via an information network while allowing continuity of viewing of the current channel. The invention is especially applicable to the provision of an interactive program guide (IPG) for events such ...


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John J Frantzen, Peter S Brown, James M Cannon Jr: Intraluminal stent for attaching a graft. Advanced Carrdiovascular Systems, Fulwider Patton Lee & Utecht, December 1, 1998: US05843164 (411 worldwide citation)

A grant-and-stent combination is disclosed for deploying by an intravascular delivery system at the site of an aneurysm, the combination being expandable from a first diameter to a second, larger diameter to hold open and press the graft against regions of the body lumen just proximal and distal to ...



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