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Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba, Konstantine Karavakis: Method of making components with releasable leads. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, May 6, 2003: US06557253 (13 worldwide citation)

A connection component for making connections to a microelectronic element is made by providing leads on a surface of a polymeric layer and etching the polymeric layer to partially detach the leads from the polymeric layer, leaving a portion of each lead releasably connected to the polymeric layer b ...


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泰健 劉
Tay Jian Liu: Method and device for void fraction measurement and adverse output signal mitigation on pressure-base instruments. Institute of Nuclear Energy Research, Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis, May 6, 2003: US06557417 (4 worldwide citation)

A method and device for void fraction measurement in a gas/liquid two-phase stratified flow system in disclosed. A couple of pressure-signal tubes are mounted to the through into the top and bottom walls of the horizontal pipeline portion of the flow system to measure the pressure differential value ...


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James D Causey III, Richard E Purvis, James Henke: Handheld personal data assistant (PDA) with a medical device and method of using the same. Medtronic MiniMed, Medtronic MiniMed, May 6, 2003: US06558320 (1219 worldwide citation)

A medical device module for use in a system with a personal data assistant (PDA) with at least one medical device includes a housing, at least one medical device and a processor. The housing is adapted to couple with the PDA. The at least one medical device interface is coupled to the housing for in ...


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Garry M Steil, Kerstin Rebrin, Paul V Goode Jr, John J Mastrototaro, Richard E Purvis, William P Van Antwerp, John J Shin, Cary D Talbot: Closed loop system for controlling insulin infusion. Medtronic MiniMed, Medtronic MiniMed, May 6, 2003: US06558351 (1031 worldwide citation)

A closed loop infusion system controls the rate that fluid is infused into the body of a user. The closed loop infusion system includes a sensor system, a controller, and a delivery system. The sensor system includes a sensor for monitoring a condition of the user. The sensor produces a sensor signa ...


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Mundi Fomukong, Denzil Willoughby Chesney: Authorized location reporting paging system. May 6, 2003: US06560461 (1017 worldwide citation)

A location reporting paging communication system comprising space satellites, ground stations and a remote receiving unit adapted to resolve a global position from signals transmitted from a communication transmitter. The subscriber in possession of the remote receiving unit updates the paging netwo ...


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Adam Heller, Steven H Drucker, Robert Y Jin, Jeffery V Funderburk: Analyte monitoring device and methods of use. TheraSense, Merchant & Gould P C, May 6, 2003: US06560471 (993 worldwide citation)

An analyte monitor includes a sensor, a sensor control unit, and a display unit. The sensor has, for example, a substrate, a recessed channel formed in the substrate, and conductive material disposed in the recessed channel to form a working electrode. The sensor control unit typically has a housing ...


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John F Burd, Peter G Jacobs, William J Sell, Mark C Shults: Systems and methods for remote monitoring and modulation of medical devices. DexCom, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 6, 2003: US06558321 (753 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates generally to the field of healthcare. Particularly, in the remote monitoring and modulation of a medical device on or in a subject. The present invention provides both systems and methods for remote monitoring of a subject, as well remote treatment of a subject (e.g. mo ...


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Mark E Deem, Douglas S Sutton, Hanson S Gifford III, Bernard H Andreas, Ronald G French: Obesity treatment tools and methods. Satiety, Morrison & Foerster, May 6, 2003: US06558400 (471 worldwide citation)

Various obesity treatment tools and methods are described herein, as well as treatments for other gastric-related diseases, e.g., GERD. Treatment includes reducing the size of the stomach pouch to limit the caloric intake as well as to provide an earlier feeling of satiety. This may be done by creat ...


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Andrew H Cragg: Methods and apparatus for performing therapeutic procedures in the spine. Axiamed, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 6, 2003: US06558390 (408 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for forming one or more trans-sacral axial instrumentation/fusion (TASIF) axial bore through vertebral bodies in general alignment with a visualized, anterior or posterior axial instrumentation/fusion line (AAIFL or PAIFL) in a minimally invasive, low trauma, manner and providi ...


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Philip Waisin Ching: Hierarchical document comparison system and method. Aplix Research, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 6, 2003: US06560620 (403 worldwide citation)

A hierarchical document comparison system comprises a document server computer remotely accessible by a user computer. The document server computer includes a database which stores the contents of a first document and a second document. The first document contains one or more segments and the second ...