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Arthur E Colvin Jr: Optical-based sensing devices. Sensors for Medicine and Science, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck, March 23, 2004: US06711423 (214 worldwide citation)

An optical-based sensor for detecting the presence or amount of an analyte using both indicator and reference channels. The sensor has a sensor body with a source of radiation embedded therein. Radiation emitted by the source interacts with indicator membrane indicator molecules proximate the surfac ...


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Christian Enggaard: Automatic injection device with reset feature. Novo Nordisk, Marc A Began Esq, Richard W Bork Esq, Reza Green Esq, May 31, 2005: US06899699 (213 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a dose setting and expelling device comprising a drive member and a dose setting mechanism which simultaneously sets a given dose and stores the energy necessary for a subsequently driving the drive member in order to expel a dose of medicine from an injection device ...


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James A Woodard Jr, Charles J Scheib, Chad P Boudreaux, Dean B Bruewer, Richard F Schwemberger, Christopher J Schall, Jerome R Morgan, Robert J Simms, Douglas J Siebenaler, Jeffrey S Swayze, John N Ouwerkerk: Fastener system comprising a retention matrix. Ethicon Endo Surgery, September 10, 2013: US08529600 (211 worldwide citation)

A surgical fastener system can comprise a plurality of fasteners which can be connected to one another by a retention matrix which is assembled to the fasteners in order to capture tissue therebetween. In various embodiments, each fastener can comprise a base and the distance in which the retention ...


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Robert S Behl: Electronic medication dispensing system. Sybron Corporation, Robert A Gerlach, Joseph C MacKenzie, September 25, 1984: US04473884 (211 worldwide citation)

A portable medication dispensing unit has several compartments for storing pills or other forms of medicine. The dispensing unit is programmed with a medication schedule which causes visual and audio signals when it is time for the medication to be consumed. The medication schedule is optimized to a ...


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Christopher N Guy, Duncan F Gillies: Probe system. Imperial College of Science Technology And Medicine, Bell Seltzer Park & Gibson, July 4, 1995: US05429132 (209 worldwide citation)

A probe system for use in carrying out inspections in an enclosed, non-conducting environment, such as an endoscope for use in carrying out internal inspections of a human or animal patient, comprises sensing coils (7) mounted at spaced positions along the probe (6) for movement with the latter and ...


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Jim Haralambidis: Nucleoside derivatives. Howard Florey Institute of Experimental Physiology and Medicine, Sughrue Mion Zinn Macpeak & Seas, September 3, 1996: US05552540 (208 worldwide citation)

A nucleoside derivative of formula (1), characterized in that: Y is H or OH or a protected hydroxy group; X is H, a phosphonate group or a phosphoramidite group of formula (II), where R.sup.1 and R.sup.2 are the same or different, and are selected from alkyl and substituted alkyl, which may be branc ...


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Kermit E Lewis, Arthur S Roberts Jr: Automatic pill dispenser and method of administering medical pills. Kermit E Lewis, Woodard Weikart Emhardt & Naughton, March 4, 1986: US04573606 (206 worldwide citation)

An automatic pill dispenser for dispensing medical pills having different prescribed administration schedules includes a plurality of pill storage compartments each capable of holding more than one pill, an automatic release mechanism for dispensing pills at predetermined time intervals correspondin ...


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Henry R Halperin, Ronald D Berger, Ergin Atalar, Elliot R McVeigh, Albert Lardo, Hugh Calkins, Joao Lima: Magnetic-resonance-guided imaging, electrophysiology, and ablation. Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Foley Hoag, March 2, 2004: US06701176 (206 worldwide citation)

A system and method for using magnetic resonance imaging to increase the accuracy of electrophysiologic procedures is disclosed. The system in its preferred embodiment provides an invasive combined electrophysiology and imaging antenna catheter which includes an RF antenna for receiving magnetic res ...


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Valery Ivanovich Kobozev: Electrical gastro-intestinal tract stimulator. Sherman D Pernia, September 17, 2002: US06453199 (206 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to medicine specifically to medical technology, and concerns electrical gastro-intestinal tract and mucous membrane stimulators. The electrical gastro-intestinal tract stimulator comprises a casing (


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Jeffery C Lesho: Implanted sensor processing system and method for processing implanted sensor output. Sensors for Medicine and Science, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck, June 4, 2002: US06400974 (205 worldwide citation)

A quantitative measurement system includes an external unit and an internal unit are provided for obtaining quantitative analyte measurements, such as within the body. In one example of an application of the system, the internal unit would be implanted either subcutaneously or otherwise within the b ...



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