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David L Foshee, Stephen Dawes: Handle for surgical clip applicator systems. Pilling Weck Incorporated, John G Mills and Associates, December 10, 1996: US05582615 (159 worldwide citation)

An improved actuator handle for a surgical instrument that can be used in endoscopic surgery with the emphasis on applying hemostatic clips. The instrument receives a longitudinal input from the actuator handle and translates the input into relative component motion to apply the hemostatic clips. Th ...


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John C Taube: Adaptive controller for automatic ventilators. John G Mills & Associates, February 14, 1995: US05388575 (87 worldwide citation)

An automatic controller utilizes a pulse oximeter signal to regulate the oxygen mixture output, peak expiratory end pressure, and inspiratory ventilation time from a positive pressure respiratory assist ventilator. The pulse oximeter senses a patient's hemoglobin saturation and pulse rate by an opti ...


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Robert R Whitlock, Michael I Bell, David V Kerns, Sherra Kerns, Jimmy L Davidson, Weng Poo Kang: Transmission cathode for X-ray production. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Navy, John J Karasek, John G Mills, December 25, 2001: US06333968 (78 worldwide citation)

The transmission cathode for X-ray generation is a device wherein an electrical current generated by a low voltage power supply produces an electron flow from the transmission cathode that is accelerated by a high voltage power supply towards an anode where X rays are emitted on impact. As the X ray ...


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John S Faulk, James A Pendergrass: Competitive, multi-lane vehicle racetrack. John G Mills & Associates, September 26, 1995: US05452893 (72 worldwide citation)

This invention is a model racetrack that simulates in an authentic manner motor vehicle races including causing the models to crisscross on the straightaway to simulate realistic race conditions. The third and fourth turns have a plurality of lanes which causes some cars to accelerate more than othe ...


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Robert L McLaurin Jr: Immobilization system for repeated use in imaging and treating of brain tumors. John G Mills And Associates, December 6, 1994: US05370117 (63 worldwide citation)

There is disclosed a patient immobilization system for repeated use in imaging and radiation therapy of a patient, the system comprising an immobilization plate, side rails mounted on the plate with mask studs outwardly projecting therefrom engaging a thermoplastic immobilization mask with at least ...


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David A Nuttle: Hydroculture crop production system. John G Mills, June 16, 1992: US05121708 (52 worldwide citation)

This invention is a system for raising land and aquatic, plant and animal crops in a symbiotic-type polyculture using organic/sustainable methods of agronomy, animal husbandry, aquaculture, and hydroponics whereby yields are optimized while reducing production costs, conserving resources, and protec ...


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James L Autry, Jimmy N Whitley: Storm drain box filter and method of use. John G Mills and Associates, January 2, 1996: US05480254 (48 worldwide citation)

This invention is a box filter used in conjunction with newly constructed storm drains and the like to prevent undesirable amounts of sediment and other debris carrier by storm runoff from entering the storm drain. Upper and lower frames are provided with expanded metal interior and exterior sidewal ...


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Michael T Robertson: Traffic light control means for emergency-type vehicles. John G Mills and Associates, September 6, 1994: US05345232 (43 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to traffic control means for emergency-type vehicles including an on-board plotter screen having a diagram of streets, roads, highways and the like displayed thereon. A light pen is used to draw the preferred route which is then either accepted or rejected in part or as a whol ...


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Ronald D Esman, Lew Goldberg: Fiber optic true time-delay array antenna feed system. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Navy, John J Karasek, John G Mills, January 8, 2002: US06337660 (37 worldwide citation)

The fiber-optic true time-delay array antenna feed is a device for dynamically generating a plurality of identical electromagnetic radiation (EMR) signals with continuously variable time-delay separations. The EMR signal to be transmitted modulates a continuous-wave optical signal from a laser sourc ...


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William A Webb: Soapsock. John G Mills and Associates, October 31, 1995: US05462378 (32 worldwide citation)

This invention is a washcloth adapted for retaining a bar of soap for use in the bath or shower. The washcloth is fabricated from a continuous, tubular elastic cloth cut into predetermined lengths and stitched together at a closed end forming an internal pocket in a manner similar to that of a conve ...