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Frederick K Storm III: Electrode structure for radio frequency localized heating of tumor bearing tissue. Poms Smith Lande & Glenny, February 20, 1979: US04140130 (258 worldwide citation)

An electrode structure for use in emitting electromagnetic radiation for localized heating of tissue in medical therapy and capable of permitting deep heat penetration while skin surfaces and subcutaneous tissue remain at lower and physiologic temperatures not harmful to living tissue. An electrode ...


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Terry M Mattchen: Quick release mechanism for oscillating saw blade. American Safety Equipment Corporation, Poms Smith Lande & Glenny, August 15, 1978: US04106181 (118 worldwide citation)

One end of an oscillating saw blade has a notch, and spaced from the notch is a hole through the blade. The head of the tool has a slot having a shaft extending through the rear end of the slot for receiving the notch. A pin extends partially into the slot for receiving the hole. A closer in the for ...


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Harlan C Amstutz, Ian C Clarke: Total hip joint replacement. Regents of the University of California, Poms Smith Lande & Glenny, November 7, 1978: US04123806 (109 worldwide citation)

In the replacement of the hip joint, full access to the hip joint is obtained by separating the trochanter, a large protruberance on the upper portion of the upper leg bone, or femur, from the remainder of the femur, and the subsequent dislocation of the hip joint. Following dislocation, a minimum a ...


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Murray Grossan: Pulsating massage system. Poms Smith Lande & Glenny, November 23, 1976: US03993053 (78 worldwide citation)

A massaging system for application to the body for simulating muscular contraction in enhancing flow of venous blood and lymphatic fluid. The system includes a flexible pad having fixed to one face thereof a set of elastic tubing coil portions forming part of a recirculating hydraulic system includi ...


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Donald T Comer, Daniel J Dooley, John A Schoeff: Selectable trimming circuit for use with a digital to analog converter. Precision Monolithics, Poms Smith Lande & Glenny, February 6, 1979: US04138671 (75 worldwide citation)

The outputs of individual stages in a digital to analog converter are each trimmed by independent circuitry which includes a plurality of transistors connected to a common output terminal, the physical dimensions of each transistor being scaled in proportion to desired levels of current flow, and se ...


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Arthur C Lowell: Hand-held data processing terminal. Wordsmith, Poms Smith Lande & Glenny, September 19, 1978: US04115870 (73 worldwide citation)

A small lightweight hand-held data processing terminal is provided with several visible field display registers, one entry register, and a keyboard. When used by a route salesman, for example, the salesman initially enters information from the keyboard into the entry register, and then upon verifyin ...


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Frederick L Elmer: Device for supporting a limp container. Pacific Handy Cutter, Poms Smith Lande Glenny & Rose, June 12, 1979: US04157801 (65 worldwide citation)

A device for supporting a limp disposable container in a generally open position to receive material and for preventing the container from collapsing as material is inserted therein has rim means for releasably engaging portions of the container peripherally about an opening in the container and for ...


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M Samuel Moore, Charles F Paluka: Engine load sharing control system. Semco Instruments, Poms Smith Lande Glenny & Rose, April 3, 1979: US04147035 (64 worldwide citation)

Two turbine engines are connected to a common gear box to drive a common load, such as a helicopter rotor, and circuitry is provided for controlling the two mechanically intercoupled engines in order to provide: (1) individual temperature shutoff for the engines, (2) limitation on the maximum total ...


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Bruce J Watkins, A Michael Regan: Flotation means for subsea well riser. Regan Offshore International, Poms Smith Lande & Glenny, November 23, 1976: US03992889 (61 worldwide citation)

Improvements in flotation means for subsea well riser wherein the riser is run from a floating vessel and includes one or more buoyancy chambers open in the lower portions thereof to the sea and a gas injection line runs from the vessel to each of the chambers for injecting gas from a source thereof ...


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David N Anderson: Compression fitting with tubing reinforcing insert. Poms Smith Lande & Glenny, June 28, 1977: US04032177 (59 worldwide citation)

A compression type end fitting for a non-metal flexible tubing wherein the fitting includes a tubing receiving bore terminating at an internal stop shoulder with a continuing smaller diameter throughbore, a nut sub-assembly of a nut and compression sleeve having a nut receiving throughbore has a tub ...