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Randy Ekl
Mark P Zollner, Randy L Ekl: Optimized dynamic system restart sequence for a wide area communication system. Motorola, Steven R Santema, Indira Saladi, March 27, 2007: US07197552 (2 worldwide citation)

Methods for determining a optimized restart sequence for sites, communication devices and/or zones are disclosed. A rule based criteria is determined for prioritizing sites (102) is determined by a zone controller (126), in one embodiment, by downloading from a network manager (128). Based on the cr ...


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Niall R Lynam, John O Lindahl: Vehicle interior LED lighting system. Donnelly Corporation, VanDyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, March 27, 2007: US07195381 (430 worldwide citation)

A vehicle lighting system for a vehicle includes an accessory module assembly that is adapted for attachment to an interior portion of a vehicle and configured to illuminate, for example, an area inside the vehicle. The module assembly includes a single high-intensity power light emitting diode that ...


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Francis Amoah, Colin C O Goble: Electrosurgical generator. Gyrus Medical, Oliff & Berridge, March 27, 2007: US07195627 (322 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical generator for supplying RF power to an electrosurgical instrument for cutting or vaporising tissue has an RF output stage with RF output devices, a series-resonant output network and an RF output. The generator offers improved cutting and vaporising performance, especially in rela ...


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Julio C Palmaz, Eugene A Sprague, Cristina Fuss, Denes Marton, Roger W Wiseman, Christopher E Banas, Christopher T Boyle, Steven R Bailey: Valvular prostheses having metal or pseudometallic construction and methods of manufacture. Advanced Bio Prosthetic Surfaces, David G Rosenbaum, Paul J Lee, Rosenbaum & Associates PC, March 27, 2007: US07195641 (309 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to improvements in prosthetic cardiac and venous valves and implantable medical devices having moveable septa. The inventive prosthetic cardiac and venous valves have metallic or pseudometallic valves coupled to metallic or pseudometallic stents that permit percutaneous delive ...


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Jian Chen: Compensating for coupling during read operations of non-volatile memory. Sandisk Corporation, Vierra Magen Marcus & DeNiro, March 27, 2007: US07196928 (291 worldwide citation)

Shifts in the apparent charge stored on a floating gate (or other charge storing element) of a non-volatile memory cell can occur because of the coupling of an electric field based on the charge stored in adjacent floating gates (or other adjacent charge storing elements). The problem occurs most pr ...


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Patrick L Dumbauld: Forceps with spring loaded end effector assembly. Sherwood Services, March 27, 2007: US07195631 (276 worldwide citation)

An endoscopic forceps for treating tissue includes a handle assembly having a elongated shaft extending therefrom which is movable relative to the handle assembly by an actuator. The forceps also including an end effector assembly attached to a distal end of the shaft which has first and second jaw ...


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Jerome Swartz, Thomas K Roslak, Mauro Premutico, Adam Petrovich, Edward Barkan: Consumer interactive shopping system. Symbol Technologies, Amin Turocy & Calvin, March 27, 2007: US07195157 (267 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates generally to a consumer interactive shopping and marketing system. The system includes a portable data terminal for communicating information over a communication network. The present system has aspects that may be used within a shopping establishment or at a user's hom ...


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Jeffrey S Lockwood, Robert Petrosenko: Vented vacuum bandage with irrigation for wound healing and method. Hill Rom Services, Barnes & Thornburg, March 27, 2007: US07195624 (245 worldwide citation)

A ventilated bandage system is provided for use with a wound. The system includes a bandage positioned adjacent the wound to create a sealed environment around the wound. A vacuum source of the system is in communication with the bandage to create negative pressure between the bandage and the wound. ...


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Narendra K Gupta, Mazin G Rahim, Giuseppe Riccardi: System for handling frequently asked questions in a natural language dialog service. AT&T, March 27, 2007: US07197460 (233 worldwide citation)

A voice-enabled help desk service is disclosed. The service comprises an automatic speech recognition module for recognizing speech from a user, a spoken language understanding module for understanding the output from the automatic speech recognition module, a dialog management module for generating ...


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Lior Sobe: System for determining the position and orientation of a catheter. Mediguide, Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge, March 27, 2007: US07197354 (219 worldwide citation)

Electromagnetic field detector located within a catheter, for determining the position and orientation of the catheter according to an electromagnetic field generated in the vicinity of the catheter, the electromagnetic field detector including a ferromagnetic core having a perforation and at least ...