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Noel L Johnson, Jyh Yi T Huang, Robert R Burnside: Automated drug infusion system. Abbott Laboratories, Tom Breininger, Harry G Thibault, January 3, 1995: US05378231 (179 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a control system for use with an automated intravenous drug and fluid infusion system having plural pumping channels that operate independently for intravenously infusing drugs and fluid. The pumping channels are controlled by a microprocessor-based host controller t ...


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David A Gallup, Timothy J Hughes, John Sperinde: Multi-purpose multi-parameter cardiac catheter. Abbott Laboratories, Robert E Wexler, Harry G Thibault, July 25, 1995: US05435308 (144 worldwide citation)

A multi-lumen, multi-purpose cardiac catheter which incorporates optical filaments and an optical coupler for use with external apparatus for determining the oxygen concentration in the blood of a patient under critical care conditions, as well as incorporating therein a heater coil useable with a s ...


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Giovanni Pastrone, Noel L Johnson, J Terry Huang, Timothy Allen: Automated drug infusion system with autopriming. Abbott Laboratories, Harry G Thibault, Thomas M Breininger, March 5, 1996: US05496273 (140 worldwide citation)

A pumping system for positive displacement, volumetric liquid control includes a pump having a pumping chamber with a pumping chamber inlet and a pumping chamber outlet. The pumping system further includes a liquid supply inlet for receiving liquid from a liquid supply, and an detector for detecting ...


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Marshall Williams: Dynamically interactive responsive control device and system. Ampex Corporation, Rodney L Marett, Harry G Thibault, Joel D Talcott, December 24, 1985: US04560983 (120 worldwide citation)

A general device for the input of information in a binary format through rotational motion is disclosed, having independent means for the simultaneous output of information in a form perceivable to the human tactile sense. In particular, a knob is coupled to a shaft, a tachometer and a particle brak ...


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Robert G Poli: Anti-free flow valve, enabling fluid flow as a function of pressure and selectively opened to enable free flow. Abbott Laboratories, Harry G Thibault, Thomas M Breininger, March 14, 1995: US05396925 (119 worldwide citation)

A bi-directional cracking valve that can be selectively opened. Bi-directional cracking valve (10, 70) is formed using an elastomeric membrane (34). Centered within the elastomeric membrane is a slit (36) that remains closed, blocking fluid flow through the device until a differential pressure acros ...


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Robert G Poli, Noel L Johnson, Robert R Burnside, Leland D Chamness, J Terry Huang, V Stanton Thomas: Drug identification and security apparatus for infusion and pumping systems. Abbott Laboratories, Harry G Thibault, Thomas M Breininger, August 29, 1995: US05445621 (114 worldwide citation)

A drug identification and security apparatus usable in conjunction with an electronic drug delivery system having at least one drug channel therein, the apparatus providing a first interlock mechanism between a locking member of the apparatus and the drug delivery system to lock the upper and lower ...


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James J Bauer, Larry E Albright, James L Werner, Thomas M Sagaser, Lonnie D Hoechst: Loader main frame for skid steer loader. Clark Equipment Company, Harry G Thibault, October 25, 1977: US04055262 (67 worldwide citation)

A skid steer loader comprising an improved loader main frame and including an operator's compartment designed to present a low profile vehicle particularly suitable for low clearance applications. The loader main frame includes a center compartment partially defined by a pair of longitudinally exten ...


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Robert G Poli, V Stanton Thomas, Wayne F Adolf, William L Rudzena: Latching piercing pin for use with fluid vials of varying sizes. Abbott Laboratories, Harry G Thibault, Robert E Wexler, August 2, 1994: US05334179 (58 worldwide citation)

A latching piercing pin useable to retain the pin and an associated fluid vial in latching relation. Latching members provided on the pin engage a peripheral lip provided on the end cap of the vial to maintain the latching relation between the pin and the vial. The pin is useable with vials and end ...


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George H Fellingham, Michael Lawless: Pressure sensor assembly for disposable pump cassette. Abbott Laboratories, Harry G Thibault, Robert E Wexler, August 21, 1990: US04950244 (52 worldwide citation)

A pressure sensor assembly includes two spacedly positioned flexible supports which support an elongated rod, with one end of the elongated rod contacting a pressure detector section on a disposable pumping cassette; the pressure sensor assembly can detect pressures in the cassette both above and be ...


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William M Ambrisco, Lauretta A Iwamasa, Jack E Ulstad: Dripless cannula system usable with a sampling container for fluid sampling and operable to minimize fluid loss at a fluid sampling site. Abbott Laboratories, Harry G Thibault, Thomas M Breininger, December 12, 1995: US05474546 (51 worldwide citation)

A dripless cannula system usable with a syringe or other fluid container in a fluid sampling procedure and operable to minimize retention of residual fluids at a sampling site following the sampling procedure. In the preferred embodiment, a vacuum chamber operatively connected to a blunt cannula of ...