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James D Doss: Multipolar corneal-shaping electrode with flexible removable skirt. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Robert W Weig, Paul D Gaetjens, Richard G Besha, April 26, 1983: US04381007 (457 worldwide citation)

The disclosure relates to a multipolar probe using radiofrequency energy to reshape the cornea of an eye. The surface of the cornea is flushed continuously with a conductive coolant during operation.


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James D Doss, Richard L Hutson: Corneal-shaping electrode. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Robert W Weig, Paul D Gaetjens, Richard G Besha, April 27, 1982: US04326529 (388 worldwide citation)

The disclosure relates to a circulating saline electrode for changing corneal shape in eyes. The electrode comprises a tubular nonconductive electrode housing having an annular expanded base which has a surface substantially matched to a subject corneal surface. A tubular conductive electrode connec ...


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James D Doss, Charles W McCabe: Method for localizing heating in tumor tissue. The United States of America represented by The United States Energy Research and Development Administration, Dean E Carlson, Jerome B Rockwood, April 12, 1977: US04016886 (237 worldwide citation)

A method for a localized tissue heating of tumors is disclosed. Localized radio frequency current fields are produced with specific electrode configurations. Several electrode configurations are disclosed, enabling variations in electrical and thermal properties of tissues to be exploited.


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James D Doss, Robert E Cowan, Robert H Newell, Charles W McCabe: Electrosurgical knife. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Dean E Carlson, Jerome B Rockwood, July 24, 1979: US04161950 (94 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical knife blade of insulating material having a pair of electrodes adapted to be connected to a radiofrequency generator.


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James D Doss: Implantable apparatus for localized heating of tissue. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Samuel M Freund, Ray G Wilson, Judson R Hightower, July 14, 1987: US04679561 (77 worldwide citation)

With the object of repetitively treating deep-seated, inoperable tumors by hyperthermia as well as locally heating other internal tissue masses repetitively, a receiving antenna, transmission line, and electrode arrangment are implanted completely within the patient's body, with the receiving antenn ...


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James D Doss, Charles W McCabe: Electrosurgical device for both mechanical cutting and coagulation of bleeding. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Samuel M Freund, March 24, 1987: US04651734 (62 worldwide citation)

Bipolar electrical coagulation of tissue using radio-frequency energy is combined with the functions of conventional surgical pressure tissue cutting instruments without significant modification thereof in a single instrument with the result that a surgeon can perform both procedures without having ...


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James D Doss: Self-protecting transistor oscillator for treating animal tissues. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, R V Lupo, Jerome B Rockwood, February 19, 1980: US04189685 (29 worldwide citation)

A transistor oscillator circuit wherein the load current applied to animal tissue treatment electrodes is fed back to the transistor. Removal of load is sensed to automatically remove feedback and stop oscillations. A thermistor on one treatment electrode senses temperature, and by means of a contro ...


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James D Doss, Charles W McCabe: Differential temperature integrating diagnostic method and apparatus. The United States of America represented by the United States Energy Research and Development Administration, Dean E Carlson, Jerome B Rockwood, June 1, 1976: US03960138 (19 worldwide citation)

A method and device for detecting the presence of breast cancer in women by integrating the temperature difference between the temperature of a normal breast and that of a breast having a malignant tumor. The breast-receiving cups of a brassiere are each provided with thermally conductive material n ...


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James D Doss: Shielded differentiator for automotive ignition applications. September 14, 1982: US04349782 (17 worldwide citation)

A portable electronic device for application in the diagnosis of automotive ignitions system failures is described. A novel probe is described, which can detect and differentiate the voltage on a typical ignition cable or spark plug. Means are provided to shield the differentiating sensor from extra ...


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James D Doss: Passive integrating electromagnetic field dosimeter. Samuel M Freund, April 21, 1987: US04659984 (9 worldwide citation)

A passive, integrating electromagnetic radiation power dosimeter. A radiofrequency or microwave antenna is combined with a diode detector/rectifier, a squaring circuit, and a electrochemical storage cell to provide an apparatus for determining the average energy of electromagnetic radiation incident ...