US Patent No: 7,991,448

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Method, apparatus, and system for removing motion artifacts from measurements of bodily parameters

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PHILIPS ELECTRONICS NORTH AMERICA CORPORATIONNEW YORK, NY766

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Allo,, Jr August J - 1 11
DelFavero, John R East Hampton, CT 21 765
Edgar,, Jr Reuben W - 4 19
Gunneson, Paul B Cheshire, CT 26 714
Jaffe, Michael B Cheshire, CT 64 1302
Martin, Jesus D Wallingford, CT 10 574

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