1
Weichselbaum Theodore E, Wilhelmson Jack L: Identification system. Sherwood Medical, Garber Stanley N, O Meara William R, November 12, 1974: US3848112 (129 worldwide citation)

An identification bracelet attached to the arm of each patient entering a hospital dispenses a plurality of magnetically coded tags having an adhesive backing for attachment to samples, prescriptions and the like to uniquely identify the source individual. Tag readers located throughout the hospital ...


2
Ferguson Thomas B, Burlis Norbert W, Satchell Fred E: Vascular tourniquet. Sherwood Medical, Garber Stanley N, O Meara William R, April 15, 1975: US3877434 (126 worldwide citation)

A vascular tourniquet or snare for use in a surgical procedure where it is desired to limit or restrict flow through a body vessel or to secure a tube within such vessel. The tourniquet or snare consists of an elongate sheath through which a rigid retractor extends. A tape or cord wrapped about the ...


3
Koenig Elmer A, Conklin Robert M, Bessinger Walter L, Russell Jack A: Pelletized medicament dispensing system. Sherwood Medical, Garber Stanley N, O Meara William R, March 18, 1975: US3871156 (62 worldwide citation)

A pelletized medicament dispensing system having a plurality of medicament pellet containing bowls mounted on a rotatable member in a helical array. A control system rotates the array to bring a selected bowl to a packaging station. At the packaging station, a varying magnetic field vibrates the sel ...


4
Joslin Joel A, Ranford Alan B, Koenig Elmer A: Storage means for pellet dispenser. Sherwood Medical, Garber Stanley N, O Meara William R, May 27, 1975: US3885702 (48 worldwide citation)

A pelletized medicament dispensing system having a plurality of medicament pellet containing bowls mounted on a rotatable member in a helical array. A control system rotates the array to bring a selected bowl to a packaging station. At the packaging station, a varying magnetic field vibrates the sel ...


5
Talonn Daniel A: Body member tourniquet. Sherwood Medical, Garber Stanley N, O Meara William R, October 7, 1975: US3910280 (46 worldwide citation)

A body member tourniquet for use in surgical procedures where it is desired to limit or restrict flow through a body vessel or to secure a tube within such vessel. The tourniquet consists of an elongate flexible tube having a rigid head at one end. The tube is looped about a vessel and the free end ...


6
Trumble William P: Suture. Sherwood Medical, Garber Stanley N, O Meara William R, November 12, 1974: US3847156 (46 worldwide citation)

A non-absorbable suture is provided which has a metallic multifilament core having a urethane polymer substantially filling the interstices between filaments, and an outer plastic coating covering and adhering to the urethane polymer. The suture may be prepared by impregnating a multi-filament core ...


7
Joslin Joel A, Vogler John C: Medicament dispenser. Sherwood Medical, Garber Stanley N, O Meara William R, April 22, 1975: US3878967 (38 worldwide citation)

A medicament dispenser having a plurality of inclined bins each holding a plurality of cylindrical carriers having a medicament container, such as a hypodermic syringe package, therein prefilled with a desired medicament. A conveyor mechanism movable on a track around the periphery of the bins is st ...


8
Brown Alexander M: Breech loaded syringe with deformable piston. Sherwood Medical, Garber Stanley N, O Meara William R, September 10, 1974: US3834387 (28 worldwide citation)

A plunger assembly for a syringe adapted to be filled through the breech end of the syringe barrel including a piston rod having a piston on the distal end thereof for insertion into the breech end of the barrel, and a piston control member slidable in an opening in the piston rod and engageable wit ...


9
Koenig Elmer A: Syringe with needle destroying means. Sherwood Medical, Garber Stanley N, O Meara William R, July 8, 1975: US3893608 (28 worldwide citation)

A syringe is provided with a piston rod having a chamber offset from the longitudinal axis of the rod for receiving a syringe needle for destroying it and a head having a recess coaxial with the rod for receiving a distal portion of the syringe barrel. After use, the needle is inserted into the offs ...


10
Berliner Mayer, Stewart James G: Conductive tubing and method of making same. Sherwood Medical, Garber Stanley N, O Meara William R, October 21, 1975: US3914002 (27 worldwide citation)

A conductive plastic tube for preventing the accumulation of electrostatic charges having a conductive plastic stripe to be grounded and an integral tube connector provided with a conductive plastic coating covering the open end including external and internal walls of the connector and a portion of ...