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Robert K Jarvik: Preformed ligatures for bleeders and methods of applying such ligatures. Mattern Ware Davis & Stoltz, October 12, 1976: US03985138 (315 worldwide citation)

A preformed ligature comprises a loop, loop forming closure and an extension which may be pulled to close the loop about a bleeder. One preformed ligature according to the invention is formed of a continuous loop of gut or synthetic suture material tied into a slip knot to form the closure and the e ...


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Richard E Morley: Digital computer with multi-processor capability utilizing intelligent composite memory and input/output modules and method for performing the same. Gould Modicon Division, Mattern Ware Davis & Stoltz, June 30, 1981: US04276594 (208 worldwide citation)

A digital computer with the capability of incorporating multiple central processing units (CPU's), utilizes an address and data bus between each central processing unit and from one to fifteen intelligent composite memory and input/output modules (MIO). Data is transferred to and from each MIO and t ...


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Richard E Morley: Digital input/output system and method. Gould Modicon Div, Mattern Ware Davis & Stoltz, July 24, 1979: US04162536 (175 worldwide citation)

A parallel process controller capable of expandable, parallel operating multi-function control of processes. The process controller comprises programmable command memory modules, data memory modules, an input/output system, a programming panel, and a high speed data bus (N-bus).


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Robert K Jarvik: Repeating hemostatic clip applying instruments and multi-clip cartridges therefor. Mattern Ware Davis & Stoltz, September 4, 1979: US04166466 (135 worldwide citation)

The instrument is generally shaped and operated in the manner of prior clip applying instruments. Shaped like a pair of dog-nosed pliers, the outer ends of the jaws are adapted to hold a clip which may be applied to a blood vessel with the instrument. The rearward portion of the jaws overlap and a r ...


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Richard E Morley, George G Schwenk: Hand-held interactive terminal. Termiflex Corporation, Mattern Ware Davis & Stoltz, January 25, 1977: US04005388 (85 worldwide citation)

An interactive computer terminal which is capable of complete hand-held operation with total freedom of position and location is provided. The terminal incorporates a self-contained full 75-character keyboard, a 20-character alpha numeric readout, and a 100-character memory. In order to assure revie ...


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John A Varaney: Pillow configuration. Mattern Ware Davis & Stoltz, November 6, 1979: US04173048 (79 worldwide citation)

By providing a pillow having a central head supporting portion with two extension portions, substantially perpendicular to the central portion, an extremely comfortable, restful, sleeper-encircling pillow incorporating built-in arm rests and blanket or sheet slip-prevention means is achieved. In the ...


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Michael Arnold Bromberg, William E Fletcher, Richard E Morley, George G Schwenk: Hand-held interactive terminal. Termiflex Corporation, Mattern Ware Davis & Stoltz, February 8, 1977: US04007443 (78 worldwide citation)

An interactive terminal which is capable of complete hand-held operation with total freedom of position and location is provided. The terminal incorporates a self contained full 128-character keyboard, a 20-character alphanumeric readout, and a 1000-character memory. The terminal allows the generati ...


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James A Maddox, Jeffery R Maddox: Labels and label readers. Mattern Ware Davis & Stoltz, July 27, 1976: US03971917 (76 worldwide citation)

A label incorporating a plurality of concentric rings having two different light reflective characteristics provides a binary coded label on which any desired information can be displayed, and which may be secured to various objects. By passing the label in any orientation over a label scanning asse ...


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Robert S Morton, James R Amrein: Multi-product coupon. Promotional Marketing Corporation, Mattern Ware Davis & Stoltz, April 1, 1980: US04195864 (76 worldwide citation)

A printed promotional coupon comprises a multiple-product base coupon and a plurality of product stamps. The product stamps bear indicia defining a coupon redemption value for a particular product purchase. The coupon acquires value and becomes effective only by the affixing of one or more stamps on ...


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Walter Selden Saunders: Drag reducer for land vehicles. Mattern Ware Davis & Stoltz, July 27, 1976: US03971586 (57 worldwide citation)

A drag reducer for a gap in a land vehicle moving through air capable of stabilizing the stagnant air in the gap which tends to rotate and form a horseshoe shaped vortex. The vortex directs the surrounding airstream around the stable vortex and thereby reduces air resistance. The drag reducer is a s ...