William S Eubanks Jr, William L Athas, Marvin E York, Leon R Substelny: Miniature endoscopic surgical instrument assembly and method of use. Mist, Richard E Jenkins P A, January 14, 1997: US05593420 (62 worldwide citation)

An endoscopic surgical instrument assembly including a support sheath, a miniature medical implement member, and a securing mechanism for securing the support sheath and the medical implement member together in fixed relationship. The securing mechanism is adapted for securing the miniature medical ...

Terry L Whipple, Glynnis E Stone: Thumb joint prosthesis and related method of implantation. Kinetikos Medical, Richard E Jenkins P A, December 30, 1997: US05702469 (50 worldwide citation)

A trapezium-metacarpal thumb joint prosthesis having a metacarpal component for insertion into a metacarpal bone of a human thumb and a trapezium component for insertion into a trapezium bone of a human thumb. The metacarpal component has a forward end of generally truncated hemispherical shape with ...

Andrew D Krystal, Richard D Weiner: Electroconvulsive therapy method using ICTAL EEG data as an indicator of ECT seizure adequacy. Duke University, Richard E Jenkins P A, May 6, 1997: US05626627 (46 worldwide citation)

A method in electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) to use ictal EEG data for clinical determination of the adequacy of an induced seizure in a patient. The method includes employing an ECT device to apply electricity to the patient in an ECT session to induce seizure activity. The electroencephalographic ( ...

William E Beasley Jr: S-Z stranded optical cable with mid-span entry marker. Sumitomo Electric Lightwave, Richard E Jenkins P A, December 30, 1997: US05703983 (37 worldwide citation)

Fiber optic cable containing a core of S-Z stranded strands comprising optical fibers having first and second alternatively repeating first and second sections, a sheath circumscribing the core, and a plurality of indicators located beneath the sheath and in a medial position between a corresponding ...

Everett H Ellinwood Jr, Samir K Gupta: Intraoral dosing method of administering medicaments. Richard E Jenkins P A, April 14, 1998: US05739136 (28 worldwide citation)

A method of therapeutically administering certain medicaments in order to maximize the desired effects and minimize the unwanted metabolite effects on the human body, including the central nervous system, in order to maximize therapeutic effects, such as anti-anxiety, anticonvulsant and hypnotic eff ...

Steve A Fox: Method of forming and extruding an additive-coated resin composition. NiTech Corporation, Richard E Jenkins P A, November 18, 1997: US05688449 (27 worldwide citation)

A polymeric resin composition comprising a polymeric resin in particulate form coated with an additive agent adhered to the surfaces of the resin particles by a coating of thermoplastic adhesive binder between the particles and the agent.

Stanislaw Litwin: Garden rocking-chair. Richard E Jenkins P A, December 31, 1996: US05588702 (27 worldwide citation)

A novel recreational rocking-chair for use in summer resorts and the like. The chair is constructed from a tubular frame comprising a base portion with four legs supporting an upstanding C-shaped support arm. A rigid lounge portion is pivotally suspended from the upper end of the C-shaped support ar ...

Richard G Gravely, Stephen R Stokes, Takashi Tanaka: Water-blocked optical fiber communications cable. Sumitomo Electric Lightwave, Richard E Jenkins P A, June 24, 1997: US05642452 (24 worldwide citation)

A water-tight optical fiber communications cable constructed without the use of a viscous water-blocking compound other than in the buffer tubes thereof. One or more water swellable yarns are helically wrapped around the central strength member to absorb any water which may be present in the interst ...

Stephen G West, Paul D Meade: Method and device for teaching language. Sum Total, Richard E Jenkins P A, July 22, 1997: US05649826 (22 worldwide citation)

A method and device for teaching a given language to one or more users in an entertaining manner is provided utilizing a media series for teaching a given language to one or more users, particularly young children. The media series contains the given language as well as language other than the given ...

Steve Robin Wright, Harry Steven Crouch: Apparatus for separating particulates from a fluid stream. Innovatech, Richard E Jenkins P A, May 5, 1998: US05746789 (21 worldwide citation)

A radial inflow centrifugal filter device for separating fine particulates from a fluid flow, including a rotatable plurality of hollow parallel disks mounted in spaced apart relationship and attached via spacers to a tube. The hollow drive tube is in flow communication with the interior hollow plen ...