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Danna Dominick, Krauter Allan I, Vivenzio Robert L, Saddlemire Dale C, Mcmahon Michael T, Goldfain Ervin R: Welch Allyn, Danna Dominick, Krauter Allan I, Vivenzio Robert L, Saddlemire Dale C, Mcmahon Michael T, Goldfain Ervin R, BILINSKI Peter J, October 12, 2006: WO/2006/107877 (14 worldwide citation)

A vaginal speculum includes an upper blade member and a lower blade member that is movably connected with respect to the upper blade. The lower blade member includes an integrated handle portion having a receiving cavity configured for interchangeably receiving one of a first illumination assembly a ...


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Mcmahon Michael T, Krauter Allan I, Vivenzio Robert L, Saddlemire Dale C, Danna Dominick, Burnett Stephen W, Briggs Daniel C, Spanfelner Scott G, Salvati Jon R: Welch Allyn, Mcmahon Michael T, Krauter Allan I, Vivenzio Robert L, Saddlemire Dale C, Danna Dominick, Burnett Stephen W, Briggs Daniel C, Spanfelner Scott G, Salvati Jon R, BILINSKI Peter, November 16, 2006: WO/2006/121530 (11 worldwide citation)

A vaginal speculum apparatus includes a disposable speculum and a releasably attachable illumination assembly. A handle portion of the disposable speculum includes a receiving cavity that is adapted to interchangeably receive either a first or a second illumination assembly.


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Mcmahon Michael T, Krauter Allan I, Vivenzio Robert L, Saddlemire Dale C, Danna Dominick, Slawson Steven R, Goldfain Ervin R, Briggs Daniel C, Spanfelner Scott G, Salvati Jon R: Welch Allyn, Mcmahon Michael T, Krauter Allan I, Vivenzio Robert L, Saddlemire Dale C, Danna Dominick, Slawson Steven R, Goldfain Ervin R, Briggs Daniel C, Spanfelner Scott G, Salvati Jon R, BILINSKI Peter J, October 12, 2006: WO/2006/107878 (10 worldwide citation)

An illumination assembly for use with a vaginal speculum includes an assembly housing containing a light source, such as at least one LED or incandescent lamp. The illumination assembly, which can be battery powered or powered by means of a dedicated power supply, such as an AC power supply, is conf ...


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Krauter Allan I, Saddlemire Dale C, Mcmahon Michael T, Vivenzio Robert L: Welch Allyn, Krauter Allan I, Saddlemire Dale C, Mcmahon Michael T, Vivenzio Robert L, BILINSKI Peter J, November 16, 2006: WO/2006/122031 (5 worldwide citation)

An articulation mechanism for a vaginal speculum enables selective relative movement between an upper blade member and a lower blade member to affect vertical and angular spacing. The mechanism selectively enables quiet or clicking articulation according to at least one version.


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Mcmahon Michael T, Slawson Steven R, Danna Dominick, Vivenzio Robert L, Krauter Allan I, Saddlemire Dale C: Welch Allyn, Mcmahon Michael T, Slawson Steven R, Danna Dominick, Vivenzio Robert L, Krauter Allan I, Saddlemire Dale C, WALL Thomas J, July 3, 2008: WO/2008/080040 (3 worldwide citation)

A portable illuminator includes a contained power source and an integrally contained light source that is selectively inserted into the handle portion of a vaginal speculum. The portable illuminator includes at least one feature to protect the illuminator from contamination and to prevent users from ...


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Mcmahon Michael T, Slawson Steven R, Saddlemire Dale C: Power connections and interface for portable illuminator assembly. Welch Allyn, Mcmahon Michael T, Slawson Steven R, Saddlemire Dale C, BILINSKI Peter J, July 3, 2008: WO/2008/080033 (3 worldwide citation)

A portable illuminator includes a contained power source and an integrally contained light source that is selectively inserted into the handle portion of a vaginal speculum. The portable illuminator includes an electrical interface that permits selective connection to at least two electrical devices ...


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Van, Zijl Peter C M, Gilad Assaf A, Bulte Jeff, Mcmahon Michael T, Venu Raman, Winnard Paul T Jr: Chemical exchange saturation transfer based mri using reporter genes and mri methods related thereto. The Johns Hopkins University, Van, Zijl Peter C M, Gilad Assaf A, Bulte Jeff, Mcmahon Michael T, Venu Raman, Winnard Paul T Jr, CORLESS Peter F, August 17, 2006: WO/2006/086343

Featured are a new class of reporter genes including reporter compositions as well as methods, MRI systems and MRI imaging kits related thereto. The genes according to the present invention provide MR contrast when the sample/subject is irradiated at a specific off-resonance radio-frequency (RF freq ...


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Mcmahon Michael T, Slawson Steven R, Woods David C, Kugler Andrew J: Acoustic measurement tip. Welch Allyn, Mcmahon Michael T, Slawson Steven R, Woods David C, Kugler Andrew J, Bilinski Peter J, December 30, 2009: WO/2009/158557

A tip for coupling sound between a medical instrument and an ear includes a sealing surface configured to substantially conform the tip to an auditory canal of the ear. The tip includes an acoustic tube acoustically coupled to at least one of the plurality of openings and defining a first acoustic p ...