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J Christopher Flaherty, John T Garibotto: Laminated patient infusion device. Insulet Corporation, McDermott Will & Emery, December 30, 2003: US06669669 (396 worldwide citation)

A device for delivering fluid to a patient including an exit port assembly adapted to connect to a transcutaneous patient access tool, and a dispenser including at least two laminated layers of material defining a passageway connected to the exit port assembly, and an expandable accumulator in fluid ...


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Instrument for placing lateral gastro-intestinal anastomoses. United States Surgical, October 28, 1970: GB1210522-A (395 worldwide citation)

1,210,522. Stapling instrument. UNITED STATES SUKGIOAL CORP. 6 Oct., 1967 [10 Oct., 1966; 23 June, 1967], No. 45849/67. Heading B4C. [Also in Division A5R] A surgical stapling instrument 128 comprises two pivotally connected separate halves, 130 and 20, each half comprising a body portion with a for ...


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Marion F Rudy: Insole construction for articles of footwear. Robert C Bogert, Subkow and Kriegel, January 15, 1980: US04183156 (391 worldwide citation)

An improved construction for articles of footwear, such as boots and shoes of all types, includes an inflated insert, preferably in the shape of an insole, having a multiplicity of intercommunicating, gas containing chambers, and a ventilated moderator member which overlies the inflated insole for e ...


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Adam J Cheyer, David L Martin: Unified messaging methods and systems for communication and cooperation among distributed agents in a computing environment. SRI International, Perkins Coie, February 10, 2004: US06691151 (383 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a Unified Messaging system with an emphasis on ubiquitous access and dynamic presentation of the information and services supported by an agent community. The present invention allows queries across dynamically changing, complex information; shared context and referenc ...


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Theodore A Richardson, Matthew J Winkler, Michael D Hooven: Bipolar electrosurgical scissors. Enable Medical Corporation, Cook McFarron & Manzo, September 14, 1999: US05951549 (380 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical instrument, such as a scissors, in which the handle and blade members are of a conventional construction. Each blade member supports a detachable cartridge member made of an insulating material and supporting at least one electrode. The cartridge members do not interfere with the ...


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Marina Goodman, Tor Mesoy, Stanton J Taylor, Scott R Reiter, Michael T Bowen, Ralph Auriemma, Tamara D Alairys, Christopher M Degiorgio, Lizbeth Johnson Coleman: Architectures for netcentric computing systems. Accenture, Accenture ANS, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, March 28, 2006: US07020697 (378 worldwide citation)

An execution architecture, a development architecture and an operations architecture for a netcentric computing system. The execution architecture contains common, run-time services required when an application executes in the netcentric computing system. The development architecture is the producti ...


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Clyde R Pratt, Roger G Carignan: Osteal medical staple. Techmedica, Cislo O Reilly & Thomas, June 19, 1984: US04454875 (373 worldwide citation)

An osteal medical staple of unique configuration having a cross-bar portion defining gripping surfaces by which the staple may be securely and rigidly held by a driver tool or the like, wherein the staple has depending leg portions flaring outwardly a predetermined amount such that regardless of the ...


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Shlomo Gabbay: Prosthetic heart valve. Jordan B Bierman, July 26, 1988: US04759758 (371 worldwide citation)

An improved prosthetic heart valve comprises a support body or stent covered by a layer of biological tissue having only the smooth surfaces thereof presented outwardly. The stent has a cutaway section and a flexible cusp sewn thereto for opening and closing the valve. The valve cusp is made of peri ...


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Thomas F Mirarchi, Josef V Koblish, Kulbir S Hunjan, Craig R Kline, Thomas H Peterson: Deflectable catheter. Boston Scientific Corporation, Fish & Richardson P C, October 8, 1996: US05562619 (370 worldwide citation)

For achieving, e.g., an improved electrophysiology catheter for examination of the heart, or a catheter accessing the brain, the invention, in one aspect, features an elongated wound wire coil extending through the hollow catheter body of a steerable catheter, the coil constructed and arranged to en ...


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Frank D D Amelio, Dawn M DeLemos, Dominick G Esposito, Michelle D Maxfield, Claude E Petruzzi, Robert H Quint: Electrosurgical probe apparatus. Circon ACMI Division of Circon Corporation, Perman & Green, April 25, 1989: US04823791 (370 worldwide citation)

A disposable bipolar electrosurgical probe which can be readily applied to the tissue to be treated, then discarded. The probe comprises an elongated substrate member having a peripheral surface of dielectric material and a longitudinal axis extending between a working end and an attachment end. At ...