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Ingemar Lundquist, Russell B Thompson: Catheter steering mechanism. Fuller Ryan Hohenfeldt & Kees, March 23, 1993: US05195968 (535 worldwide citation)

A steering mechanism including a steering shaft coupled to a controller which includes a handle and apparatus for manipulating the distal end of the steering shaft. The steering shaft includes a flexible coiled spring having a lead spring fixed in position with respect to a distal end thereof in the ...


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Stephen B Kaufman, Aleandro DiGianfilippo, Tamara L Sager: Interactive medication delivery system. HealthTech Services, Fuller Ryan & Hohenfeldt, January 28, 1992: US05084828 (254 worldwide citation)

A medication delivery device includes a housing containing separate first and second storage locations for holding medication dosages away from access by the user. Associated separate first and second delivery mechanisms permit selective delivery of a medication dose from either the first or second ...


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Stephen B Kaufman, Aleandro DiGianfilippo, Tamara L Sager, Alan R Meyer: Interactive patient assistance and medication delivery systems responsive to the physical environment of the patient. Healthtech Services, Fuller Ryan & Hohenfeldt, July 30, 1991: US05036462 (182 worldwide citation)

A medication delivery device measures a preselected physical parameter of a patient as well measures at least one preselected parameter in the patient's immediate environment that relates to the physical parameter. A control element compares the preselected physical parameter measured with the prese ...


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Stephen B Kaufman, Shelly Hyland, Michael A Lesczynski, Calvin L Bryant: An interactive patient assistance device for storing and dispensing prescribed medication and physical device. Health Tech Services Corporation, Fuller Ryan & Hohenfeldt, August 25, 1992: US05142484 (170 worldwide citation)

An interactive patient assistance device houses first and second compartments for storing a first item and a second item away from access by the patient. First and second delivery mechanisms are associated with the first and second compartments for making the first stored item available to the patie ...


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Phillip W Katz: String searcher, and compressor using same. PKWare, Fuller Ryan & Hohenfeldt, September 24, 1991: US05051745 (166 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for string searching and data compression. In the string search method and apparatus pointers to the string to be searched are indexed via a hashing function and organized according to the hashing values of the string elements pointed to. The hashing function is also run on the ...


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Reinhardt N Sabee: Diaper with waist band elastic. Fuller Ryan & Hohenfeldt, November 6, 1990: US04968313 (133 worldwide citation)

Disposable garments such as disposable diapers are disclosed that possess improved elastic characteristics. At least one garment outer sheet is composed of a drawable fabric, such as melt blown polymeric fibers or melt spun filaments. An elastic element is affixed in the relaxed condition to a web o ...


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Kamaljit S Paul: Spinal stereotaxic device and method. Fuller Ryan & Hohenfeldt, January 14, 1992: US05080662 (102 worldwide citation)

A stereotaxic device for directing a puncturing tool toward a designated target within a patient. A tool guide is provided for directing the puncturing tool toward the target, and a positioning device for positioning the tool guide anywhere on a hemispherical surface from which to direct the punctur ...


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Marty K Mathews, Jeffrey A Weber: Ergonomic chair. Krueger International, Fuller Ryan & Hohenfeldt, July 30, 1991: US05035466 (93 worldwide citation)

An ergonomic chair of simplified design includes a seat support member, a backrest support member, and a base member to which the seat support member and the backrest support member are both attached. The base member engages the seat support member in a manner that permits movement of the seat suppo ...


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Randal D Lasure, Werner Schweizer, Ari Venetjoki: Rotary pad turner. Curt G Joa, Fuller Ryan & Hohenfeldt, June 25, 1991: US05025910 (93 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for turning pads through an angle of 90.degree. about an axis perpendicular to their plane as they are orbited with a drum from a pad pickup station to a pad transfer station. The drum has a plurality of circumferentially spaced apart supports inside of it. A hollow shaft extends radially ...


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Guy M Miley, Daniel J McGuire: Feeder for shape unstable articles. Curt G Joa, Fuller Ryan & Hohenfeldt, October 16, 1990: US04963072 (70 worldwide citation)

A feeder for shape unstable articles such as pads for absorbing body fluids has an upright hopper having top and bottom openings for receiving and discharging pads. First and second rotationally driven upper pulleys having a plurality of round belt receiving grooves in their peripheries are mounted ...