03951136 is referenced by 91 patents and cites 10 patents.

A single esophageal probe incorporating multiple different function components whereby a single multi-purpose device is provided. A temperature sensor projects through and beyond the open inner end of the probe for substantially complete exposure, enclosed only by a thin protective membrane which also encloses a plurality of sound passing openings in the inner portion of the probe tube. In addition, pair of smooth tube mounted electrodes are provided for both electrocardiogram and emergency pacing purposes. The outer end of the tube mounts a connector block including plugs for engagement with the various interpretative instruments.

Title
Multiple purpose esophageal probe
Application Number
404896
Publication Number
3951136
Application Date
October 7, 1974
Publication Date
April 20, 1976
Inventor
Terence D Wall
Ridgewood
NJ, US
Agent
Lowe King Price & Markva
Assignee
Vital Signs
NJ, US
IPC
A61B 5/02
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