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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert R Friedlander, James R Kraemer: System and method for optimally customizable and adaptive personalized information display for information associated with managing a chaotic event. International Business Machines Corporation, Yee & Associates P C, John R Pivnichny, January 12, 2010: US07647288 (14 worldwide citation)

A method for displaying information related to a chaotic event. A mathematical optimization algorithm is used to select an optimal decision set for a user. The mathematical optimization algorithm takes as input a decision template, chaotic event information regarding a chaotic event, and a user prof ...


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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert R Friedlander, James R Kraemer: System and method for managing a chaotic event by providing optimal and adaptive sequencing of decision sets with supporting data. International Business Machines Corporation, Yee & Associates P C, John R Pivnichny, January 12, 2010: US07647286 (8 worldwide citation)

A method for determining a sequence of decisions related to a chaotic event. A plurality of decisions related to the chaotic event is received. A mathematical optimization algorithm is used to select a sequence in which the plurality of decisions are to be considered. The mathematical optimization a ...


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Eb Eshun
Douglas D Coolbaugh, Hanyi Ding, Ebenezer E Eshun, Michael D Gordon, Zhong Xiang He, Anthony K Stamper: Integrated parallel plate capacitors. International Business Machines Corporation, Anthony J Canale, January 12, 2010: US07645675 (6 worldwide citation)

A parallel plate capacitor formed in the back end of an integrated circuit employs conductive capacitor plates that are formed simultaneously with the other interconnects on that level of the back end (having the same material, thickness, etc). The capacitor plates are set into the interlevel dielec ...


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Jeffrey S Swayze, Frederick E Shelton IV, Kevin R Doll, Eugene Timperman: Electronic lockouts and surgical instrument including same. Ethicon Endo Surgery, January 12, 2010: US07644848 (521 worldwide citation)

A surgical cutting and stapling instrument is disclosed. The instrument includes an end effector and a handle. The end effector includes a channel, an anvil pivotally attached to the channel, a moveable cutting instrument for cutting an object positioned between the anvil and the channel, and a stap ...


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Howard R Levin, Mark Gelfand: Renal nerve stimulation method and apparatus for treatment of patients. Ardian, Perkins Coie, January 12, 2010: US07647115 (291 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for treatment of heart failure, hypertension and renal failure by stimulating the renal nerve. The goal of therapy is to reduce sympathetic activity of the renal nerve. Therapy is accomplished by at least partially blocking the nerve with drug infusion or electrostimulation. A ...


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Ammar Al Ali, Mohamed Diab, Marcelo Lamego, James P Coffin, Yassir Abdul Hafiz: Multiple wavelength sensor equalization. Masimo Laboratories, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, January 12, 2010: US07647083 (257 worldwide citation)

A physiological sensor has intensity compensation introduced along an optical path from emission to detection so as to compensate for unequal tissue attenuation as a function of wavelength. The sensor has emitters configured to transmit optical radiation having multiple wavelengths into a tissue sit ...


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Luis J Malave, Mark C Estes, Jay Yonemoto, J Jeffrey Barlow, Todd M Gross, John Shin, Paul S Cheney II, Mike Dobbles, Clifford W Hague, Deborah Ruppert, Kevin C Wells: Communication station and software for interfacing with an infusion pump, analyte monitor, analyte meter, or the like. MiniMed, Foley & Lardner, January 12, 2010: US07647237 (228 worldwide citation)

A communication station is for use with a medical device (such as an infusion pump) and a processing device (such as a computer). The communication station includes a housing, a medical device interface coupled to the housing, a processing device interface coupled to the housing and a processor coup ...


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Mehran Moghaddam, Guido Jonjie S Sena Jr, Carlos Bernardino Eleazer Perez: Consumer configurable mobile communication solution. Ventraq Corporation, Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal, January 12, 2010: US07647047 (216 worldwide citation)

Consumer configurable mobile communications solution enabling policy-enforcement services allowing authorized users to define, manage and enforce restrictions for voice, data, and mobile Web services of a secondary mobile device.


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Matthew Dean Rohrbach, Mark Edward Doutt, Bartley K Andre, Kanye Lim, John C DiFonzo, Jean Marc Gery: Magnetic connector for electronic device. Apple, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, January 12, 2010: US07645143 (203 worldwide citation)

An electrical plug and receptacle relying on magnetic force to maintain contact are disclosed. The plug and receptacle can be used as part of a power adapter for connecting an electronic device, such as a laptop computer, to a power supply. The plug includes electrical contacts, which are preferably ...