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Lily Ka Lai Cheng, James Westwood Hay, Pilgrim Giles William Beart: Contact-less power transfer. Splashpower, Garvey Smith Nehrbass & Doody L L C, Seth M Nehrbass, June 14, 2005: US06906495 (314 worldwide citation)

A system and method for transferring power does not require direct electrical conductive contacts. There is provided a primary unit having a power supply and a substantially laminar surface having at least one conductor that generates an electromagnetic field when a current flows therethrough and ha ...


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Bruce Wesson: LED light module for vehicles. Jam Strait, Seth M Nehrbass, Garvey Smith Nehrbass & Doody L L C, April 16, 2002: US06371636 (266 worldwide citation)

A Light Emitting Diode Lamp Module for specific use in all vehicle tail, brake or turn signal lamp fixtures for integrated single and dual element operation. The module has integrated dual element control circuitry, voltage and current control circuitry, brightness enhancement circuitry, and LED cir ...


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Sharon L Morris, Dean E Morris: Automatic surgical sponge counter and blood loss determination system. Surgical Resources L L C, Garvey Smith Nehrbass & Doody L L C, July 13, 1999: US05923001 (165 worldwide citation)

A surgical sponge detection system includes a plurality of surgical sponges (2) having radio frequency identification tags (1) securely attached thereto and a non-optical hand-held reader (40) for detecting the sponges by detecting the tags (1). Also disclosed is a device (30) for automatically coun ...


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Nicholas Bachynsky, Arthur A Alspach: Automatic injecting syringe apparatus. Garvey Smith Nehrbass & Doody L L C, November 21, 2000: US06149626 (120 worldwide citation)

A autoinjector type syringe apparatus is provided for injecting a liquid medicine or like into a patient. The apparatus includes a housing that is of two parts including a transversely extending upper housing and a downwardly extending vertically oriented lower housing. A syringe barrel is supported ...


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David Lee Evans, Greg Marik, Robert Brosahan, Christopher Patrick, Albert J Pothier: Mobile bearing knee prosthesis. Smith & Nephew, Charles C Garvey Jr, Brett A North, Garvey Smith Nehrbass & Doody L L C, December 9, 2003: US06660039 (92 worldwide citation)

A mobile bearing knee prosthesis enables a surgeon to convert a mobile bearing insert having articular surfaces, supported by a tibial base plate or tray from a rotating and translating prosthesis to one that rotates only. This conversion is accomplished with a fastener or locking member that connec ...


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Roger P Juneau, Lynn P Creel, Edward J Desporte, Michael Major, Gregory R Siegle, Kelly M Kinler: Apparatus and method for a custom soft-solid hearing aid. Softear Technologies L L C, Seth M Nehrbass, Charles C Garvey, Garvey Smith Nehrbass & Doody L L C, October 29, 2002: US06473512 (85 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method of manufacturing a soft-solid elastomer custom ear device into which electronics are embedded provides a completely in-the-ear hearing aid with a soft body. This technology replaces hard acrylic ear molding. This hearing aid by virtue of its soft-solid design, meets the needs ...


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Anthony James, Harry Lee, John R Pepper, Thomas A Russell: Cannulated modular intramedullary nail. Smith & Nephew, Garvey Smith Nehrbass & Doody L L C, January 5, 1999: US05855579 (83 worldwide citation)

A modular intramedullary nail which, selectively, includes two or three connectable sections that are connectable end to end. In the two section nail the second section is an elongated curved nail component having an elongated, open-ended longitudinal bore, and terminating in a distal end. The three ...


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John M Cuckler, Joseph Schatzker, Allan E Gross, Constance E Johnston, David C Kelman, Timothy McTighe: Acetabular ring prosthesis with reinforcement buttress. Smith & Nephew, Garvey Smith Nehrbass & Doody L L C, August 3, 1999: US05931870 (80 worldwide citation)

A cemented acetabular prosthesis includes a cup body having a relative thin wall (for example, 2 mm). The body has a concave surface, a convex surface, and an annular rim. A plastic liner registers into a concavity of the cup body, the liner having a wall with a liner wall thickness much greater tha ...


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Nicholas Bachynsky: Rotary cam syringe. Garvey Smith Nehrbass & Doody L L C, February 2, 1999: US05865804 (77 worldwide citation)

A syringe apparatus includes a housing having upper and lower end portions and a hollow interior. A rotary cam position inside the hollow interior has a projecting portion for operating a cartridge when the apparatus is used. The housing has a rotary bearing for supporting the cam. A syringe cartrid ...


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Burt A Adams, William C Shafer, Norman A Henry: Drilling rig, pipe and support apparatus. Oil & Gas Rental Services, Garvey Smith Nehrbass & Doody L L C, February 26, 2002: US06349764 (76 worldwide citation)

A drill pipe for oil and gas drilling rigs, the drill pipe having an enlarged diameter section positioned between the ends of the drill pipe. The enlarged diameter section of drill pipe has a shoulder which corresponds with and is engaged by a shoulder located on wedge members of a holder in a drill ...