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Beatrice Haimovich, Amihay Freeman, Ralph Greco: Thromboresistant surface treatment for biomaterials. Ramot of Tel Aviv University, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Weiser & Associates P C, November 26, 1996: US05578073 (379 worldwide citation)

A biomaterial with a thromboresistant surface and a method for forming same are provided. The thromboresistant surface is comprised of a distinct coating layer of a chitosan-based membrane and a biologically active material. The biologically active material is capable of converting the chitosan memb ...


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David E Goodman, Reid M Rubsamen: Delivery of aerosol medications for inspiration. Aradigm, Karl Fish & Richardson Bozicevic, April 11, 1995: US05404871 (370 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for delivering an amount of aerosolized medicine for inspiration by a patient in response to the occurrence of appropriate delivery point or points in the patient's detected breath flow. The aerosol medication may be administered as one or more pulses having a pulse width, shap ...


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Manfred Pfeiler, Konrad Mund, Walter Preidel, Goesta Sjoeholm: System for infusion of medicine into the body of a patient. Siemens Aktiengesellschaft, Hill Steadman & Simpson, September 24, 1996: US05558640 (354 worldwide citation)

A system for infusing medicine into the body of a patient includes an implantable infusion apparatus containing a dosing unit with a reservoir for the medicine and a medicine delivery pump for pumping doses of the medicine from the reservoir into the patient. The infusion apparatus also includes a s ...


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Stephen P A Fodor, Dennis W Solas, William J Dower, Xiaohua C Huang: Oligonucleotides. Affymetrix, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, June 24, 2003: US06582908 (353 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a number of oligonucleotide sequences which can be used for a wide variety of analyses applicable to the diverse fields impacted by the nature of molecular interaction, including chemistry, biology, medicine, and medical diagnostics. In certain embodiments these oligon ...


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Timothy R Pryor, Peter Smith: Man machine interfaces and applications. Larson & Taylor, April 13, 2004: US06720949 (343 worldwide citation)

Affordable methods and apparatus are disclosed for inputting position, attitude (orientation) or other object characteristic data to computers for the purpose of Computer Aided Design, Painting, Medicine, Teaching, Gaming, Toys, Simulations, Aids to the disabled, and internet or other experiences. P ...


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Albert L Dessertine: Patient compliance and status monitoring system. Ramp Comsystems, Kenneth P Glynn, May 14, 1991: US05016172 (327 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a method of monitoring a patient's medicine compliance. It involves utilizing an automatic compliance monitoring device which stores compliance information and which may be connected to a computer with a display unit. The compliance monitoring device or the compu ...


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William L Reber, Cary D Perttunen: Medical communication apparatus, system, and method. Motorola, Jeffrey G Toler, James E Gauger, September 14, 1999: US05950632 (301 worldwide citation)

A medical communication apparatus comprises a receiver (54) to receive a message and at least one output device (56) responsive to the receiver (54). The at least one output device (56) generates an alert for taking a first medicine and a second medicine in response to the message, and graphically i ...


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Berthold Hofling: Plural needle injection catheter. Bavaria Medizin Technologie, Klaus J Bach, October 11, 1994: US05354279 (299 worldwide citation)

A catheter for the injection of a fluid, for example, medicine, into body cavities such as veins or other hollow organs is provided with a head which is insertable into the body cavity and includes hollow needles movably disposed therein between retracted and extended positions and with an operating ...


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Lars P K Petersen, Niels Aage B Hansen: Large dose pen. Novo Nordisk, Steve T Zelson Esq, James Harrington Esq, May 6, 1997: US05626566 (295 worldwide citation)

A pen shaped syringe for repetitive injection of individually set doses of a medicine from a cylinder ampoule reservoir comprises a dose setting member which may be rotated to cause a rotative movement of a dosing member and a combined rotative and axial movement of an indicator member indicating th ...


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Hajime Miyazaki, Masaaki Handa, Taisuke Uehara, Tsukasa Muranaka, Shinichi Kamisuki, Yasuto Nose: Two-valve thin plate micropump. Seiko Epson Corporation, W Douglas Carothers Jr, Gregory D Ogrod, December 15, 1992: US05171132 (293 worldwide citation)

A micropump particularly suited for use in the fields of medicine and analysis includes a thin membrane plate sandwiched between a surface plate and a glass-made substrate. The intermediate membrane has an inlet valve and an outlet valve and the glass substrate has an inlet port and an outlet port, ...