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Hanfried Weigand: Device for the introduction of contrast medium into an anus praeter. Hoechst Aktiengesellschaft, Curtis Morris & Safford, June 27, 1978: US04096853 (587 worldwide citation)

A device for the introduction of contrast medium into an anus preater shaped in the abdominal wall using an inlet pipe to be inserted into the anus, which comprises an inlet pipe surrounded by a bell-shaped device that is open toward the abdominal wall and rests, at its circumference with a circular ...


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Alton B Eckert Jr, Howell A Jones Jr, Frank T Check Jr: Remote postage meter charging system using an advanced microcomputerized postage meter. Pitney Bowes, Robert S Salzman, William D Soltow Jr, Albert W Scribner, June 27, 1978: US04097923 (164 worldwide citation)

A remote postage meter charging system using a third generation electronic postage meter. Like one of its predecessors, the present postage meter of this inventive system is built around a microcomputer set. This advanced computerized meter comprises a working memory which contains seed numbers for ...


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Masayuki Iguchi: Note discriminating apparatus. Glory Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack, June 27, 1978: US04096991 (153 worldwide citation)

A note discriminating apparatus includes first and second detectors for detecting the characteristics of a note, a reference level generating section for generating a reference level signal by utilizing the output of the first detector, and a level detecting section for comparing the reference level ...


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William F McLaughlin: Dual flow encatheter. Spensley Horn & Lubitz, June 27, 1978: US04096860 (136 worldwide citation)

The following specification discloses an encatheter adapted for biaxial flow for receipt of a syringe at one end with a main axial passage interconnecting a plastic or teflon insertion conduit at the other end adapted for placement in a blood vessel with a needle. The hub in its main axial passage, ...


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Albert C Saurwein: Athletic shoe sole. Christensen O Connor Johnson & Kindness, June 27, 1978: US04096649 (134 worldwide citation)

An athletic shoe sole has a heel section and a toe section bearing flange-shaped, turf-gripping members. The first gripping member is a generally downwardly and outwardly extending flange that runs around the entire periphery of the sole. The second gripping member is an ovoid-shaped, generally down ...


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Mitsuru Nishiyama: Reflective type liquid crystal display. Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, June 27, 1978: US04097131 (130 worldwide citation)

In a reflective type liquid crystal display comprising a rear support plate carrying a segmented reflective electrode in a predetermined display region, a front support plate carrying a transparent electrode of indium oxide at least in a region corresponding to the reflective electrode and a reflect ...


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Mahesh C Agarwal, Joseph E Dadson: Apparatus for peritoneal dialysis. Sim & McBurney, June 27, 1978: US04096859 (122 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to a dialysis apparatus having means for supplying dialysis fluid to the peritoneal cavity of a patient and for draining the fluid from the cavity. Valve means are provided to permit a "FILL", a "DWELL", and a "DRAIN" phase to be carried out each cycle. The valve means include ...


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John W Kenneday, Charles W Kinney, Floyd L Scott Jr, Phillip W Schmuck: Hydraulically set liner hanger and running tool with backup mechanical setting means. Baker International Corporation, William C Norvell Jr, June 27, 1978: US04096913 (106 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is provided for running, setting and anchoring a liner in a well bore casing, comprising inner and outer bodies with expander and gripping means carried on the bodies to provide means for gripping engagement with casing. A running tool is secured to the bodies and defines drag means thereo ...


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James W Bacus: Method of and an apparatus for automatic classification of red blood cells. Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Fitch Even Tabin & Luedeka, June 27, 1978: US04097845 (100 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for automatically classifying abnormal and normal red blood cells is disclosed. The abnormal cells may be differentiated into mutually exclusive subpopulations. The individual hemoglobin characteristic for each red blood cell is measured and a hemoglobin parameter may be repor ...


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Robert E Fischell: Rechargeable body tissue stimulator with back-up battery and pulse generator. The Johns Hopkins University, Robert E Archibald, June 27, 1978: US04096866 (97 worldwide citation)

An implanted tissue stimulator apparatus includes circuitry, powered by an implanted rechargeable battery, to produce electrical stimulation and apply it to selected body tissue. The condition of the rechargeable battery is monitored continuously and if the cell fails or its voltage drops below a pr ...