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Gerald G Cano, Robert W Doebler: Device for removing solid objects from body canals, cavities and organs. Metamorphic Surgical Devices, Webb Ziesenheim Bruening Logsdon Orkin & Hanson P C, July 14, 1998: US05779716 (356 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a surgical instrument used in minimally invasive procedures performed under either direct, endoscopic, fluoroscopic, or other visualization. The present invention is also directed to a method of removing foreign objects from the body with the instrument. The surg ...


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William M Murray: Method and apparatus for machining bone to fit an orthopedic surgical implant. Webb Ziesenheim Bruening Logsdon Orkin & Hanson P C, April 1, 1997: US05616146 (172 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for retaining a bone site in a fixed position and guiding a high speed power tool for machining the bone, such as a patella, including a positioner frame for rigid attachment about the bone site. The frame includes a bone clamping mechanism capable of adjustment and orientation of the b ...


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Philippe Robert Koninckx: Instrument set for laparoscopic hysterectomy. K U Leuven Research & Development, Webb Ziesenheim Bruening Logsdon Orkin & Hanson P C, September 2, 1997: US05662676 (134 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to an instrument set for laparoscopic vaginal hysterectomy which comprises a uterine rotator comprising a rod with a uterine end for insertion into the uterus and a control end, and with at least one wing moveable in and out of the uterine end which in a folded-out position mak ...


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Richard J Arnott: Surgical binding device and method of using same. Metamorphic Surgical Devices, Webb Ziesenheim Bruening Logsdon Orkin & Hanson P C, June 16, 1998: US05766218 (129 worldwide citation)

A binding device and method of use for providing a compressive force across tissue boundaries to promote healing. The binding device includes a strap adapted to form a loop about injured tissue and a tension member attached to the strap, wherein the tension member maintains a predetermined stress le ...


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Kyouichi Yamaguchi: Method for cleaning surface of external wall of building. Total Service Co, Webb Ziesenheim Bruening Logsdon Orkin & Hanson, April 9, 1996: US05505787 (127 worldwide citation)

A method for cleaning a surface of an external wall of a building includes applying a cleaning fluid containing a strippable film forming agent to the surface of an external wall of a building, drying the applied cleaning fluid to form a strippable film, and stripping the strippable film from the su ...


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Erik Arnoldus Aurik, Pieter Adriaan Oosterling, Joost Dessing: Method for controlling a milking processing system and a device controlled by said method. Prolion, Webb Ziesenheim Bruening Logsdon Orkin & Hanson P C, March 3, 1998: US05722343 (121 worldwide citation)

A method and device for controlling a milking processing system wherein milk is extracted at each teat of a mammal, such as a cow, and subsequently stored for a longer period. Prior to storing of the milk, it is at least partially or wholly filtered in the connecting conduit to the storage. The filt ...


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Charles W Smith Jr, Larry R Rosio, Stephen H Shore, James A Karle: Precision cleaning system. Autoclave Engineers, Webb Ziesenheim Bruening Logsdon Orkin & Hanson, January 3, 1995: US05377705 (116 worldwide citation)

An improved precision cleaning method includes introducing a solvent to a cleaning vessel, placing a workpiece in the cleaning vessel and contacting the workpiece with the solvent during a residence period. The cleaning vessel is then pressurized to a target pressure by adding carbon dioxide to the ...


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David L Purdy, James R Cupp, Frederick J Shipko, Robert D Norman: Heart valve. Biocontrol Technology, Webb Ziesenheim Bruening Logsdon Orkin & Hanson P C, October 8, 1996: US05562729 (111 worldwide citation)

A multi-leaflet (usually trileaflet) heart valve composed of biocompatible polymer which, in all of its embodiments, simultaneously imitates the structure and dynamics of biological heart valves and avoids promotion of calcification. The valve includes a plurality of flexible leaflets dip cast on a ...


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Robert E Saadi, Brian N Creager, Allen R Becker, Stephen R Kovey: Spout assembly for automatic faucets. Zurn, Webb Ziesenheim Bruening Logsdon Orkin & Hanson P C, September 17, 1996: US05555912 (111 worldwide citation)

A spout assembly for an automatic faucet that is easily assembled and tamper resistant has a transmitter and a receiver for use in detecting the presence of objects near the spout. The hollow spout body has an inlet opening and an outlet opening. A unitary waterway fitting is permanently fixed in th ...


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H Richard Zuberbuhler, James R Burchell, David F Sorosky: Shelf allocation and management system. Webb Ziesenheim Bruening Logsdon Orkin & Hanson, May 9, 1995: US05413229 (105 worldwide citation)

A shelf allocation and management system for allocating shelf space among rows of products and for moving the rows of products toward the front of the shelf is disclosed. The system includes a plurality of adjacent side rails positioned along the shelf extending from front to back. Each side rail in ...