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Robert Senzig
Jiang Hsieh, Robert F Senzig: Computed tomography scout images with depth information. General Electric Company, Carl B Horton Esq, Armstrong Teasdale, May 21, 2002: US06393090 (12 worldwide citation)


The present invention, in one form, is a method for generating depth information images of an object using a computed tomography system by performing multiple scout scans of the object, generating a scout image for each scout scan, and displaying the scout images from each scout scan at least once. ...


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Runhai Lu
John Moreau, Runhai Lu, Jeffrey R Bury, Thomas M Vickers Jr: Cementitious mixture containing high pozzolan cement replacement and compatabilizing admixtures therefor. MBT Holding, Renner Kenner Greive Bobak Taylor & Weber, May 21, 2002: US06391106 (8 worldwide citation)


A cementitious mixture comprises a hydraulic cement; greater than about 10% by weight of a pozzolanic cement replacement selected from fly ash, slag, natural pozzolans, and mixtures thereof, based on the weight of said hydraulic cement and cement replacement; and a compatabilizing admixture, wherein ...


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Jeffrey Loomans: Apparatus and system for efficient delivery and deployment of an application. Siebel Systems, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, May 21, 2002: US06393605 (744 worldwide citation)


Methods and apparatus for deploying a generic application engine in a browser program executing on a client platform are described. As a method, an application engine kernel is formed in the browser program that is independent of the client platform and the browser program concurrently with loading ...


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Carla M Mann, David K L Peterson, Paul M Meadows: Directional programming for implantable electrode arrays. Advanced Bionics Corporation, Bryant R Gold, May 21, 2002: US06393325 (429 worldwide citation)


A programming system and method for use with an implantable tissue stimulator allows a clinician or patient to quickly determine a desired electrode stimulation pattern, including which electrodes of a multiplicity of electrodes in an electrode array should receive a stimulation current, including t ...


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Jaime Vargas, Michael Hendricksen, Stephen A Yencho, Jamey Nielsen, Bernard A Hausen, Brendan Donohoe: Anastomosis system and method for controlling a tissue site. Cardica, Cindy A Lynch, Brian A Schar, May 21, 2002: US06391038 (376 worldwide citation)


An anastomosis system and method uses an anvil to control and support a tissue site during an anastomosis procedure. The anvil is particularly useful for supporting a wall of a coronary artery during attachment of a graft vessel to the coronary artery because the wall of the coronary artery is very ...


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Robert G Leeds: Junk electronic mail detector and eliminator. Nixmail Corporation, Zoltick Technology Law Group PLLC, May 21, 2002: US06393465 (339 worldwide citation)


A method and system for parsing and analyzing incoming electronic mail messages to determine a confidence factor indicative of whether or not the messages are junk e-mail. The method and system utilize message services which attempt to contact the purported sender in order to verify that the identif ...


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Weimin Sun, Thomas M Castellano, Russ E Anderson, Wade A Bowe, John A Simpson, Marshall L Sherman, Kathryn E Lockwood: RF ablation apparatus and method having electrode/tissue contact assessment scheme and electrocardiogram filtering. Cardiac Pacemakers, Fulwider Patton Lee & Utecht, May 21, 2002: US06391024 (317 worldwide citation)


A method of assessing the adequacy of contact between an ablation electrode and biological tissue within a biological organ having biological fluid therein includes the steps of positioning the ablation electrode proximal the biological tissue; positioning a reference electrode a distance from the a ...


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Goto Hiroaki: Outside tube for endoscope. Olympus Optical, May 21, 2002: JP2002-143078 (300 worldwide citation)


PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide an outside tube for an endoscope that can expand the kinds of usable endo-therapy accessories, improve the safety of endoscope technique and expand applied cases.SOLUTION: A tube fixing ring 9 is provided for detachably engaging the tip part of a tube body 8 with the ...


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Jonathan D Albert: Electrophoretic medium provided with spacers. E Ink Corporation, David J Cole, May 21, 2002: US06392786 (281 worldwide citation)


An encapsulated electrophoretic medium comprises a layer of capsules, each of these capsules comprising a liquid and at least one particle disposed within the liquid and capable of movement upon application of an electric field to the medium. A plurality of spacers are dispersed among the capsules. ...


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Jay S Yadav, Gregg S Sutton, Amy Raatikka, Thomas Borillo: Vascular filter system. Angioguard, William H Dippert, Paul A Coletti, Cohen Liebowitz & Latman P C, May 21, 2002: US06391044 (280 worldwide citation)


A removable vascular filter system for blocking micro- and macro-emboli while allowing the continued perfusion of blood comprises a filter membrane positioned on a guidewire, wherein a free end of the membrane sits tightly against the guidewire when the filter membrane is in a collapsed state and wh ...



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