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Robert B Guthrie, Richard A Potts: Methods and apparatus for inhibiting contamination of reusable pulse oximetry sensors. Hughes Multer and Schacht P S, April 15, 1997: US05619992 (315 worldwide citation)

A protective sheath for a pulse oximetry sensor. The sheath covers the sensor and inhibits contamination thereof during use. The sheath obviates the need to clean the pulse oximetry sensor after each use while reducing the likelihood of cross-patient contamination. The sheath allows the use of reusa ...


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George S Zoffel, Nichola A St Laurent, Robb Murdock: System for generating and transmitting credit reports. Credco of Washington, Hughes & Multer, December 28, 1993: US05274547 (298 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for generating credit reports. The system includes a central data processing facility (also referred to as a data processor or host computer) which is connectable to the three national credit repositories dedicated data links. The central data processor requests credit informatio ...


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Donald J Stern, James A Tryon: Face mask assembly and method having a fan and replaceable filter. DJS&T Partnership, Hughes Multer & Schacht, December 13, 1994: US05372130 (216 worldwide citation)

A face mask assembly and method of use having a housing and a replaceable filter mounted in said housing. A fan means draws air into a plenum chamber defined by said housing and said filter for this air to pass into a facial breathing area. An outlet check valve is provided, and a primary filter thr ...


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Robert G Harrison, Robert D Lamson: Systems with a remote control in which information can be retrieved from an encoded, laser readable disc. Coach Master International Corporation, Hughes Multer & Schacht, May 5, 1998: US05748254 (133 worldwide citation)

Systems which have an integrated unit that allows both television signals and information retrieved from an onboard information storage device to be presented in visual, audio, or visual/audio form via output devices such as television screens and audio speakers. The operating mode--television or st ...


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Donald E Wiens: Apparatus and method for a water-saving shower bath. Hughes & Multer, May 4, 1993: US05206963 (124 worldwide citation)

A shower system and a method for receiving and delivering fresh water for a washing operation and also for recirculating the water, comprises a showerhead, a basin, a fresh water inlet, a waste water outlet, a pump means connected to the showerhead and adapted to deliver waste water thereto, and a g ...


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Steven C Sims: Vibration damping. Steven C Sims, Hughes Multer & Schacht, November 8, 1994: US05362046 (100 worldwide citation)

Small, effective, lightweight, vibration damping devices for implements which are subject to impact. These devices have a head and a stem and are fabricated from a soft elastomeric material. The stem is capable of oscillating over a 360.degree. span in directions generally normal to the longitudinal ...


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Richard B Leenstra Sr, Edwin H Wurden, Lance N Otis, Frederick L Wurden: Data management systems and methods including creation of composite views of data. Applied Technical Sysytem, Hughes Multer & Schacht, September 10, 1996: US05555409 (99 worldwide citation)

Computer-based systems and methods for managing data. These systems and methods take advantage of a unique model which: increases speed and flexibility; eliminates the need for a complex data manipulation language, data or application dependent software, and separate structuring tools such as pointe ...


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Donald J Stern, James A Tryon: Aerosol spray texture apparatus and method for a particulate containing material. DJS&T Partnership, Robert B Hughes Multer & Schacht Hughes, September 19, 1995: US05450983 (97 worldwide citation)

An aerosol spray texture apparatus to dispense a spray texture material having particulate matter therein against a ceiling or other surface. There is a container having a spray texture material in the lower portion thereof, and inert compressed gas in the upper part of the container. A dispensing v ...


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John Glaser: Snow board binding and method. Hughes & Multer, April 5, 1994: US05299823 (97 worldwide citation)

A snowboard binding assembly comprising a fixed jaw to engage one side of a boot, and a slide jaw assembly to engage an opposite of the boot. An operating lever positions a slide jaw housing in a locking mode where the slide jaw assembly is fixed in locking engagement with the boot, an intermediate ...


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Richard B Leenstra Sr, Edwin H Wurden: Computer driven systems and methods for managing data which use two generic data elements and a single ordered file. Applied Technical Systems, Hughes & Multer, April 12, 1994: US05303367 (91 worldwide citation)

Computer-based systems and methods for managing data. These systems and methods take advantage of a unique model which: increases speed and flexibility; eliminates the need for a complex data manipulation language, data or application dependent software, and separate structuring tools such as pointe ...