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Rudolph Peters, Ronald Peters, William Taylor: Automatic hemostatic clip applier. Edward Weck & Co, Harris Zimmerman, Howard Cohen, December 15, 1987: US04712549 (217 worldwide citation)

A tool for storing dispensing, and applying hemostatic clips includes a shell-like housing, and a pair of ring-handle actuating levers extending therefrom. An elongated dispensing and applying portion extends longitudinally from the housing, and includes a jaw strut extending fixedly from the housin ...


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Richard H Lee: Adjustable optical reflector for fluorescent fixture. Specuflex, Harris Zimmerman, Howard Cohen, May 26, 1987: US04669033 (131 worldwide citation)

An adjustable specular reflector adapted for use in existing fluorescent lighting fixtures includes a plurality of facets extending longitudinally and hingedly joined together. The reflector may be formed of a form-retaining cardboard web having a highly reflective material adhered to one side, with ...


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Dan L Rink, John L Rink, Garrett Lee: Laser heated cautery cap with transparent substrate. Xintec Corporation, Howard Cohen, February 19, 1991: US04994060 (113 worldwide citation)

A laser heated cautery cap assembly includes a catheter assembly adapted to be introduced into a lumen, such as an arterial opening. The catheter assembly includes at least one optical fiber connected to a laser light source adapted to produce short output bursts. A cautery cap at the catheter dista ...


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Rudolph Peters, Ronald L Peters, William Taylor: Method and apparatus for storing, dispensing, and applying surgical staples. Edward Weck & Company, Harris Zimmerman, Howard Cohen, February 28, 1989: US04807628 (105 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for storing and automatically dispensing and applying surgical staples in serial fashion includes a pistol-like tool having means for storing a large plurality of staples in parallel, stacked column fashion aligned along the longitudinal (barrel) axis of the tool. A form tool ...


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Shosei Serata: Single fracture method and apparatus for simultaneous measurement of in-situ earthen stress state and material properties. Howard Cohen, November 19, 1996: US05576485 (103 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for measuring ambient stress states and material properties in underground media includes a borehole probe having a cylindrical tube formed of soft, elastic polymer material secured about a central mandrel. An upper end cap assembly removably secures the probe to a service mod ...


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Rudolph Peters, Ronald L Peters, William Taylor: Automatic hemoclip applier. Edward Weck & Co, Harris Zimmerman, Howard Cohen, March 3, 1987: US04646740 (100 worldwide citation)

A device for applying a plurality of hemoclips to blood vessels and the like includes a longitudinally disposed frame having a pistol grip and an opposed trigger lever extending from the proximal end thereof. A narrow, internal passageway extends the length of the frame, from a loading opening at th ...


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Keith Ward: Protective device for remote control unit. Howard Cohen, March 29, 1988: US04733776 (95 worldwide citation)

A protective device for a remote control unit includes a resilient, deformable foam panel provided with an arcuate curvature about a central axis, in channel-like fashion. A flexible, transparent elastic member is adapted to extend across the channel opening, with a remote control device disposed wi ...


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David P Spector, Jeffrey M Kingsbury: Fabrication of thermoplastic optical components by injection/compression molding. Sola USA, Harris Zimmerman, Howard Cohen, June 6, 1989: US04836960 (81 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for the fabrication of optical lenses by injection/compression molding of thermoplastic includes a plurality of sleeves, each having a bore therethrough, and a plurality of mold inserts dimensioned to be received in the bore with minimal clearance for sliding fit. The mold ins ...


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Carl C T Wang: Fast response vacuum aspiration collection system. Medical Instrument Dev Labs, Harris Zimmerman, Howard Cohen, October 9, 1984: US04475904 (78 worldwide citation)

A fast response vacuum aspiration collection system includes a pair of sealed collection containers, one container having a significantly smaller volume. The larger container is connected to a fixed vacuum source, the smaller container is connected to a controlled, variable vacuum source, and the co ...


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Ronald Lyman: Interlocking toy building blocks with interconnecting, releasable hinges. Harris Zimmerman, Howard Cohen, August 19, 1986: US04606732 (72 worldwide citation)

A toy building block system includes a plurality of blocks, each having an array of cylindrical projections extending from one surface thereof and a like array of socket-like receptacles in the opposite surface for stackable interconnection. In addition, one end of each block includes a pair of hing ...