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Harpal S Kumar, Paul Johnson, Michael D Llewellyn, William J Mullarkey, William New Jr, Laurence J Nicolson, William G O&apos Brien, John D Place, Peter M Relph: Portable remote patient telemonitoring system. Nexan, Woodcock Washburn Kurtz Mackiewicz & Norris, July 9, 2002: US06416471 (761 worldwide citation)

A system and method for monitoring vital signs and capturing data from a patient remotely using radiotelemetry techniques. The system is characterized by a cordless, disposable sensor band with sensors form measuring full waveform ECG, full waveform respiration, skin temperature, and motion, and tra ...


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Paul Ignatius, Anand Prahlad, Mahesh Tyagarajan: Pipelined high speed data transfer mechanism. Commvault Systems, Brown Raysman Millstein Felder & Steiner, July 9, 2002: US06418478 (545 worldwide citation)

There is disclosed in a communications system having an origination storage device and a destination storage device, a data transfer pipeline apparatus for transferring data in a sequence of N stages, where N is a positive integer greater than 1, from the origination to the destination device. The d ...


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Nigel Mark Goble, Colin Charles Owen Goble: Electrosurgical generator and system. Gyrus Medical, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, July 9, 2002: US06416509 (519 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical system including an electrode assembly having two electrodes for use immersed in an electrically conductive fluid has a generator with control circuitry for rapidly reducing the delivered radio frequency output power by at least 50% within at most a few cycles of the peak radio fr ...


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Mark S Walker: Continuously available computer memory systems. Compaq Computer Corporation, Fenwick & West, July 9, 2002: US06418539 (512 worldwide citation)

A highly reliable computer memory storage system that is divided into subsystems, each of which is provided in triplicate: a primary subsystem, a backup subsystem and a spare subsystem. Upon detection of a non-recoverable failure in a primary subsystem, the backup subsystem substantially immediately ...


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Scott D Wampler: Ultrasonic surgical device having an embedding surface and a coagulating surface. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Louis J Capezzuto, July 9, 2002: US06416486 (447 worldwide citation)

An ultrasonic surgical device for the application of ultrasonic energy is disclosed. The surgical device has a housing and an acoustic assembly having a solid core waveguide. The waveguide extends from the housing and has a novel end effector at the distal end for the conduction of ultrasonic energy ...


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Marco M Hurtado, George Gregory Gruse, Edgar Downs, Kenneth Louis Milsted: Multimedia player for an electronic content delivery system. International Business Machines Corporation, Steven J Meyers, David M Shofi, Fleit Kain Gibbons Gutman & Dongini P L, July 9, 2002: US06418421 (445 worldwide citation)

A system for tracking usage of digital content on user devices. Electronic stores coupled to a network sell licenses to play digital content data to users. Content players, which receive from the network the licensed content data, are used to play the licensed content data. Additionally, a logging s ...


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Shyam Sundar Sarkar: METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROCESSING MARKUP LANGUAGE SPECIFICATIONS FOR DATA AND METADATA USED INSIDE MULTIPLE RELATED INTERNET DOCUMENTS TO NAVIGATE, QUERY AND MANIPULATE INFORMATION FROM A PLURALITY OF OBJECT RELATIONAL DATABASES OVER THE WEB. July 9, 2002: US06418448 (430 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a system for navigation through multiple documents in Extensible Markup Language and Resource Description Framework to inspect data/metadata in order to either start a transaction on selected item(s) in separate thin client window(s) with persistent connectivity throug ...


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Chester Gary Nelson, Michael Thomas Lee, Michael G Schrenk: Apparatus and method for remote therapy and diagnosis in medical devices via interface systems. Medtronic, Girma Wolde Michael, July 9, 2002: US06418346 (406 worldwide citation)

A system for transferring data into and out of medical devices wherein a personal data manager (PDM) is used in a web-based network is disclosed. The PDM co-operates with a programmer to enhance remote monitoring of implanted medical devices on a chronic basis to deliver clinical therapy in real tim ...


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Robert Scott Nieboer, Pedro V Balcarce, Ivan N Zhidov, Micah James Eldred: Automated system for conditional order transactions in securities or other items in commerce. 5th Market, July 9, 2002: US06418419 (405 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method of automatically and anonymously buying and selling positions in fungible properties between subscribers. The specific embodiment described in the disclosure relates to the buying and selling of securities or contracts where the offer to purchase or sell the property may be c ...


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Joseph J Tracy, Mark Guthrie Meyer: Method of playing a group participation game. Anchor Gaming, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, July 9, 2002: US06416408 (395 worldwide citation)

A group wagering game is provided in which all entrants win or lose simultaneously as a group. The method of playing the game includes forming a group consisting of all entrants who have made a first wager on a first game and a second wager on the outcome of second group game. The outcome of the sec ...