07029439 is referenced by 71 patents and cites 12 patents.

A medical diagnostic instrument includes a housing containing at least one battery and a light source, such as a lamp, for illuminating a medical target. A switch includes a movable member that selectively moves at least one of the battery and the lamp into and out of electrical connection with the other. The instrument is preferably fabricated from a diecast or an extrusion process wherein a thin plastic sleeve member having text and/or graphic materials can be shrink fitted onto an extruded handle.

Title
Medical diagnostic instrument
Application Number
10/613679
Publication Number
7029439 (B2)
Application Date
July 3, 2003
Publication Date
April 18, 2006
Inventor
Peter J Davis
Skaneateles
NY, US
John R Strom
Moravia
NY, US
Michael A Pasik
Auburn
NY, US
Allan I Krauter
Skaneateles
NY, US
Chris R Roberts
Skaneateles
NY, US
Agent
Peter J Bilinski
Assignee
Welch Allyn
NY, US
IPC
A61B 1/06
A61B 1/267
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