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Stephen C Jacobsen, Roland Wyatt, Stephen C Peterson, Tomasz J Petelenz: System for remote monitoring of personnel. Thorpe North & Western, March 6, 2001: US06198394 (476 worldwide citation)

A system for remotely monitoring personnel status includes a plurality of sensors disposable on a soldier or other person for developing signals which may be used to determine the physiologicalal status. The sensors communicate with a soldier unit which can process the information to ensure that the ...


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Stephen C Jacobsen, David F Knutti, Robert J Douglass: Apparatus for simulating mobility of a human. Sarcos Group, Thorpe North & Western, December 3, 1996: US05580249 (335 worldwide citation)

An individual person mobility simulator includes a base for placement on a support surface, a steering post extending upwardly from the base to terminate in an upper end, a seat mounted on the upper end of the steering post on which a human operator may sit, a torque/position sensor disposed between ...


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Stephen C Jacobsen: Interactive target game system. Sarcos, Thorpe North & Western, July 28, 1998: US05785592 (306 worldwide citation)

An interactive target game system for one or more players includes at least one designator, in the form of a pistol, holdable by a player for aiming at a target and operating to simulate shooting at the target. The designator includes a photodetector for detecting an electromagnetic beam when the de ...


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Stephen C Jacobsen, Aaron M Best, Tomasz J Petelenz: Disposable automatic injection device. Sarcos, Thorpe North & Western, July 11, 2000: US06086562 (246 worldwide citation)

An automatic injection device includes a drug-filled vessel having a flexible membrane over a first opening thereof and a puncturable seal in a wall thereof, a hollow needle attached at a first end to the flexible membrane and having a sharp end positioned proximate the puncturable seal housing. A p ...


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Stephen C Jacobsen, Robert L Stephen, R Todd Johnson, Richard Luntz, David Knutti: Epidermal iontophoresis device. University of Utah, Criddle Thorpe & Western, February 27, 1979: US04141359 (238 worldwide citation)

An improved iontophoresis device for topical administration of ionic drugs or chemicals through epidermal tissue for anesthetizing or sterilizing local tissue or for applying various medicaments without mechanical penetration. An ionic form of drug is conducted through the epidermal tissue by means ...


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Stephen C Jacobsen, Clark C Davis: Apparatus for injecting fluids into the walls of blood vessels, body cavities, and the like. Precision Vascular Systems, McDermott Will & Emery, October 16, 2001: US06302870 (225 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for injecting fluids into the walls of blood vessels, body cavities, and the like, includes a plurality of laterally flexible needles disposed in a catheter for exit either out the distal end of the catheter or the catheter or through corresponding side openings in the catheter. In the lat ...


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Stephen C Jacobsen, John Lippert: Catheter/guide wire steering apparatus and method. Sarcos, Thorpe North & Western L, June 29, 1999: US05916194 (214 worldwide citation)

A catheter/guide wire steering mechanism includes a catheter having a proximal end, a distal end, and sidewalls which define at least the first lumen. An opening is formed in a sidewall of the catheter, near the distal end thereof in communication with the first lumen. A plug is disposed in the cath ...


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Stephen C Jacobsen, Tomasz J Petelenz, Stephen C Peterson: Wireless health monitoring system. Sarcos LC, Thorpe North & Western, December 12, 2000: US06160478 (202 worldwide citation)

A system for remotely monitoring a person's physical activity includes at least one accelerometer capable of measuring both the magnitude and direction of an acceleration. The acceleration data is processed to determine motion/position status and to decide whether there is a likelihood that the pers ...


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Stephen C Jacobsen, John Lippert, David L Wells, Clark C Davis, Kent Backman: Stent apparatus and method. Precision Vascular Systems, Thorpe North & Western, May 16, 2000: US06063101 (199 worldwide citation)

A stent for disposition in a body passageway or duct to maintain the duct walls apart, for example, to allow the flow of fluid therethrough, includes an elongate flexible support wire formed into an annular lattice having a central void, for disposition at a target location in the duct. Also include ...


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Stephen C Jacobsen, Clark Davis, David Wells: Hollow guide wire apparatus catheters. Sarcos, Thorpe North & Western, November 10, 1998: US05833632 (190 worldwide citation)

A catheter guide wire includes an elongate tubular body about which a catheter may be threaded for guidance to a target location in a vasculature passageway of a body. The elongate body includes a proximal end and a distal end, with the distal end being curved. Cuts are formed either by saw-cutting, ...