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Raymond A Ebbing: Golf putter. Herbert E Haynes Jr, October 24, 1978: US04121832 (205 worldwide citation)

A golf club for putting comprising a variably configurable head which includes a carrier body having a demountably attached striker insert assembly. The striker insert assembly is formed with a cavity for containing removable weights and may be attached in various ways to the carrier body to change ...


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Karl E Becker Jr: Anti backflow injection device. Fleit & Jacobson, October 24, 1978: US04121585 (174 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is an injection device for use in an IV administration set. The injection device is in the form of a Y-connector, wherein the injection port on one limb of the Y is equipped with two spaced apart piercable diaphragms. The first serves to support one or more syringes, while the second preve ...


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Ronald P Gee, Joseph W Keil: Emulsion compositions comprising a siloxane-oxyalkylene copolymer and an organic surfactant. Dow Corning Corporation, George A Grindahl, October 24, 1978: US04122029 (124 worldwide citation)

Stable emulsions of a polar liquid in a non-polar base liquid are prepared with the cooperating action of a mixture of a water-in-oil surfactant having an HLB value of from 2 to 10 and certain polydiorganosiloxane-polyoxyalkylene copolymers. An emulsion of interest is an anti-perspirant composition ...


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Arnold R Bone: Continuously connected fastener attachment stock. Dennison Manufacturing Company, George E Kersey, October 24, 1978: US04121487 (124 worldwide citation)

Continuously connected fastener attachment stock formed by elongated plastic side members with cross coupling links. One of the side member has successively connected cross bars with each cross bar connected to one of the cross links. The other side member has successively connected head pieces with ...


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Wayne A Riley, Melinda S Ingebretsen, Robert I Rodig, David V Krapf, Donald E Hagenbart, Charles H Williams: Signature collating and binding system. R R Donnelley & Sons Co, Wegner Stellman McCord Wiles & Wood, October 24, 1978: US04121818 (112 worldwide citation)

Each signature feeder along a collating conveyor is selectively actuated under control of coded signals containing mailing information. A dot matrix printer, located between the feeders, is responsive to the coded signals to selectively print custom information within books of signatures. A second d ...


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Donald I Gonser: System for monitoring integrity of a patient return circuit. Dentsply Research and Development Corporation, James W Pearce, Roy F Schaeperklaus, October 24, 1978: US04121590 (110 worldwide citation)

A monitor for a patient return circuit of a radiofrequency electrosurgical device in which an interrogation or measurement circuit is powered by a photovoltaic cell. Characteristics of the photovoltaic cell can limit the interrogation or measurement current to a value considered to be safe to a pati ...


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Robert W Lester: Method and apparatus for measuring and recording vital signs of a patient. Medicgraph Systems, Allison C Collard, Thomas M Galgano, October 24, 1978: US04121574 (104 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for measuring and displaying the vital signs of a patient wearing an alpha-numeric identification bracelet, including a temperature sensing probe for making body contact with the patient, a portable, data-gathering acquisition unit and electronic anticipation circuitry dispose ...


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Edward A Crovella, Frederick R Mellon: Wireless cardiac monitoring system and electrode-transmitter therefor. Goebel Fixture Co, Joseph P Gastel, October 24, 1978: US04121573 (102 worldwide citation)

A system for monitoring a cardiac patient comprising an unit having a pair of spaced electrodes mounted on a resilient base which also carries a transmitter connected to the electrodes, and a receiver-adapter for receiving the transmitted signal from the transmitter, said receiver-adapter being coup ...


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Gerald J Weinberger, Stanley F Miller: Telephone call metering device. Utility Verification, Arthur L Lessler, October 24, 1978: US04122308 (101 worldwide citation)

A telephone accessory device for monitoring the cost of a telephone call at the location of the calling telephone. A keyboard is provided through which the number to be called is entered; this number appears on a display and can be checked for accuracy before the number is actually "dialed" by depre ...


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Wilfrid B Whalley: Apparatus for heating tissue. Critical Systems, Fitch Even Tabin & Luedeka, October 24, 1978: US04121592 (96 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is described for heating tissue and which is particularly useful for treating tumors in humans and animals. An electric field is produced across two electrodes or one electrode and ground, and is passed through both the tumor and the surrounding tissue. The polarity of the electric field i ...