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Balamuth Lewis: Ultrasonic surgical methods. Ultrasonic Systems, January 28, 1975: US3862630 (392 worldwide citation)

The method and apparatus of the invention use ultrasonic energy in the form of mechanical vibrations transmitted by a tool member to close off small severed blood vessels, such as in humans, by the formation of closures at the terminal portions thereof, and stop what is called 'oozes', that requires ...


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Balamuth Lewis, Kuris Arthur, Karatjas Manual: Ultrasonic kits and motor systems. Ultrasonic Systems, May 7, 1974: US3809977 (289 worldwide citation)

The invention discloses various embodiments of an ultrasonic kit adapted to be used in the home or for industrial purposes, as well as a variety of ultrasonic motor constructions and ultrasonic converter designs to be used either individually or in combination with each other. The ultrasonic motor i ...


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Arthur Kuris: Ultrasonic method and apparatus for removing cholesterol and other deposits from blood vessels and the like. Ultrasonic Systems Plainview NY, Leonard W Suroff, February 23, 1971: US3565062 (217 worldwide citation)

The method and apparatus of the invention relates to the removal of foreign deposits of material from vessels of living human beings, such as cholesterol from blood vessels, by means of accelerations of vibratory forces in the ultrasonic frequency range without causing any disruption or damage to th ...


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Balamuth Lewis: Ultrasonic cauterization. Ultrasonic Systems, January 25, 1972: US3636943 (185 worldwide citation)

The method and apparatus of the invention use ultrasonic energy in the form of mechanical vibrations transmitted by a tool member to close off small severed blood vessels, such as in humans, by the formation of closures at the terminal portions thereof, and stop what is called 'ooze,' that requires ...


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Balamuth Lewis, Kuris Arthur, Karatjas Manuel: Ultrasonic dental and other instrument means and methods. Ultrasonic Systems, December 9, 1975: US3924335 (150 worldwide citation)

The invention discloses various ultrasonic dental equipment primarily adapted to be used for professional dental purposes as well as various dental procedures capable of being performed with the ultrasonic instrumentation. The ultrasonic dental system permits the user to selectively utilize a variet ...


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Balamuth Lewis: Ultrasonic home dental instrument and method. Ultrasonic Systems, January 25, 1972: US3636947 (135 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for hygienic care of the oral cavity for regular use in the home, in which an ultrasonic applicator is used for cleaning of teeth as by the removal of tartar, placque, calculus deposits, stubborn stains, such as are produced by smoking, and simultaneous stimulation of the ging ...


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Lewis Balamuth, Arthur Kuris, Manuel Karatjas: Ultrasonic motors and converters. Ultrasonic Systems, March 15, 1977: US04012647 (106 worldwide citation)

The invention discloses various embodiments of an ultrasonic motor and converter adapted to be used in home or industrial ultrasonic devices. The ultrasonic motor is generally of a piezoelectric material having a removable tip or of a design in which the complete motor is contained in a housing, whi ...


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Winston Ronald H, Schultz Stephen, Garvey III Thomas Q: Ultrasonic suturing apparatus. Ultrasonic Systems, April 18, 1972: US3657056 (96 worldwide citation)

The invention deals with the method and apparatus for forming sutures utilizing ultrasonic vibrational energy as well as the sutures formed thereby. The sutures are formed in biological organisms, such as humans, in a manner to substantially eliminate the loosening of the suture after its formation. ...


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John P Shock: Method of ultrasonic cryogenic cataract removal. Ultrasonic Systems, March 9, 1976: US03942519 (91 worldwide citation)

Ultrasonic and cryogenic instrumentation for the removal of unwanted tissue material from an animal, such as a human, and more particularly, adapted for the removal of cataracts, in surgical operations. The ultrasonic and cryogenic instrumentation include hand-held instruments with the cryogenic ins ...


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Shock John P: Ultrasonic cataract removal method and apparatus. Ultrasonic Systems, Suroff Leonard W, December 31, 1974: US3857387 (75 worldwide citation)

Ultrasonic instrumentation for the removal of unwanted tissue material from an animal, such as a human, and more particularly, adapted for the removal of cataracts, in surgical operations. The ultrasonic instrumentation includes a hand-held instrument adapted to have a vibrating tool to reduce the v ...