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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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Robert S Biscup: Spinal fusion implant. DePuy AcroMed, Fay Sharpe Fagan Minnich & McKee, January 13, 2004: US06676703 (209 worldwide citation)

An improved prosthetic implant for forming a rigid structure between adjoining vertebrae in a spinal column. The prosthetic implant includes a cage having a top, bottom, front end, back end, first side and second side walls. The first side wall has an arcuate surface. The top and bottom wall include ...


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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 (208 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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George Baran: Catheter system for delivery of aerosolized medicine for use with pressurized propellant canister. Trudell Medical, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, July 1, 1997: US05642730 (203 worldwide citation)

An improved system for delivery of an aerosolized medicine to a patient's respiratory system. The system uses a pressurized canister that contains a mixture of a medicine and a propellant which may be in a liquid state. The canister has an outlet from which the mixture can exit. The system includes ...


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Josephine A Roberts, Jephthae W Burwell: Positive-pressure ventilator system with controlled access for nebulizer component servicing. John J Byrne, February 14, 1995: US05388571 (202 worldwide citation)

A nebulizer component, interconnected in the inspiratory flow path, includes an interior chamber with a lower region for storing liquid medicine at system pressures and an upper region containing a nebulizer (jet atomizer and baffle) for periodically nebulizing the liquid medicine for producing a fo ...


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David R Williams: Single dose pharmaceutical dispenser subassembly. Pyxis Corporation, John J Murphey, October 24, 1995: US05460294 (202 worldwide citation)

A subassembly for use in a computerized medicine dispensing station is disclosed. The station has a cabinet for housing openable drawers in stacked arrangement containing dispensable pharmaceutical items. The subassembly includes a drawer having a base plate, side walls, and a front panel defining a ...


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Sean C McDonald, Ellen J Hertz, James A Smith, Gregory Toto: Automated system for selecting and delivering packages from a storage area. Automated Healthcare, Buchanan Ingersoll P C, Lynn J Alstadt, January 14, 1997: US05593267 (200 worldwide citation)

A system for filling orders, such as prescriptions for patients, comprising a device for holding packages. Each package has the same type of contents being held in a predetermined location by the holding device. Each package has an identity which defines the contents therein. The holding device has ...


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Frederick H Silver, Richard A Berg, Charles J Doillon, Kevin Weadock, Conrad Whyne: Biodegradable matrix and methods for producing same. University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Weiser & Stapler, November 13, 1990: US04970298 (197 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to a biodegradable collagen matrix having a pore size and morphology which enhances the healing of a wound. It further relates to a process for preparing the matrix. One embodiment of the invention comprises a biodegradable matrix which comprises collagen, hyaluronic acid and ...


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George Baran: Nebulizing catheter system and methods of use and manufacture. Trudell Medical, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, October 12, 1999: US05964223 (194 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for delivering a medicine to a patient via the patient's respiratory system with control and efficiency. A nebulization catheter is positioned in the patient's respiratory system so that a distal end of the nebulization catheter is in the respiratory system and a proximal end ...


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Michael E Hogan, Donald J Kessler: Method for making synthetic oligonucleotides which bind specifically to target sites on duplex DNA molecules, by forming a colinear triplex, the synthetic oligonucleotides and methods of use. Baylor College of Medicine, Fulbright & Jaworski, January 5, 1993: US05176996 (192 worldwide citation)

A method for making synthetic oligonucleotides which bind to target sequences in a duplex DNA forming colinear triplexes by binding to the major groove. The method includes scanning genomic duplex DNA and identifying nucleotide target sequences of greater than about 20 nucleotides having either abou ...



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