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Jaime Braverman
Jaime Braverman, Roberto C Perez Bravo: Treatment of substrates for improving ink adhesion to substrates. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Dority & Manning Pa, January 5, 2006: US20060003150-A1

Printed substrates and methods for treating substrates to improve the adhesion of an ink composition to a hydrophobic substrate are provided. The printed substrates include are treated with a surfactant, for example an ethoxylated hydrogenated castor oil or sorbitan monooleate. The method involves c ...


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Joon B Park: Precoated polymeric prosthesis and process for making same. Dority & Manning PA, May 6, 2003: US06558428 (124 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a polymeric prosthesis precoated with a bone cement compatible polymer. The bone cement compatible polymer coating, is provided by an activated powder mixture of polymethyl methacrylate and ultra high molecular weight polyethylene which is bonded to the outer sur ...


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John W Wilkinson, Richard W Raburn: Self-adjusting pressure relief seating system and methodology. Span America Medical Systems, Dority & Manning PA, March 14, 2000: US06036271 (99 worldwide citation)

A seating system is designed for self-adjusting pressure relief for use with wheelchairs and other generally confined seating arrangements. One or more support chambers filled with resilient foam and a fluid such as air are arranged on an upper support surface. A self-adjusting reservoir is provided ...


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Robert E Ackley: Fabric covered mattress pad. Span America Medical Systems, Dority & Manning PA, November 23, 1999: US05987668 (95 worldwide citation)

A washable fabric covered mattress pad involves the combination of a layer of resilient foam with a layer of fabric, both of which layers are machine washable and dryable. The fabric, either manmade or natural fiber material, is flame laminated to one side of the layer of foam. The non-covered side ...


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Edmund K Maier, Richard W Raburn, Mark D Chastain: Patient support surfaces. Span America Medical Systems, Dority & Manning PA, May 1, 2001: US06223369 (94 worldwide citation)

Multiple varieties of patient support surfaces are presented with a common modular assembly primarily including a perimeter chassis and integrated upper support element. Perimeter bolsters provide relatively firmer support for gently prompting a patient towards the center of the bed, without obstruc ...


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John W Wilkinson, Richard W Raburn: Pressure relief valve vent line mattress system and method. Span America Medical Systems, Dority & Manning PA, December 23, 1997: US05699570 (85 worldwide citation)

A pressure relief valve vent line mattress system utilizes a self-adjusting approach with a single air source to obtain in combination a low air loss feature for beneficial cooling and drying of a patient's skin. A single air supply source outputs a predetermined positive flow of air into one or mor ...


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Thomas S Hargest, William M Hargest: Sudden infant death syndrome prevention apparatus and method and patient surface. Dority & Manning PA, August 4, 1998: US05787534 (83 worldwide citation)

A safety pad or mattress such as for use in a crib prevents sudden infant death syndrome by ensuring an oxygenated breathing space for the infant. Reticulated foam is made into a pad or a mattress and may be covered with a fitted open weave fabric covering. An embedded air tube is interconnected wit ...


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Truett P Mills: Golf putter with adjustable lie and offset hosel. Dority & Manning PA, November 20, 2001: US06319146 (73 worldwide citation)

A golf putter and method of making a putter is provided in which a front heel face of the putter defines a bore for receiving one end of a hosel, the hosel defining a substantially right angled bend. A free end of the hosel engages the putter shaft. The hosel provides a desired offset distance from ...


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Julio Guardado, Paul J Timans: Heating element for heating the edges of wafers in thermal processing chambers. Steag RTP Systems, Dority & Manning PA, April 24, 2001: US06222990 (54 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to an apparatus and process for heat treating wafers, such as semiconductor wafers, in thermal processing chambers. In particular, the apparatus of the present invention includes an electrical heating element positioned along the edges of a wafer contained in the th ...


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Belvin S Freeman: Digital phase locked loop signal processing for coriolis mass flow meter. Schlumberger, Continuum Technology, Dority & Manning PA, September 8, 1998: US05804741 (51 worldwide citation)

A Coriolis-type fluid flow rate measuring system uses phase locked loop-based signal processing to estimate a tube vibration signal and maintain optimum tube vibrations. Analog sinusoidal sensor signals from the flow meter are digitized and processed through heterodyne mixing as part of phase locked ...