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Melvin I Eisenberg: Male urinary device and method for applying the device. Jerome Goldberg, October 9, 1984: US04475909 (534 worldwide citation)

A male urinary device and method for applying for an incontinent patient comprising a sheath and a cushion strip interposed between the sheath and the penis. The cushion strip includes a seat portion and an arm extending out from one side of the seat and another arm extending out from the opposite s ...


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George J Fleury Jr: Multi-staple cartridge for surgical staplers. Ziems Walter & Shannon, October 9, 1984: US04475679 (520 worldwide citation)

A multi-staple cartridge for surgical staplers in which individual staples are retained and driven by separate but commonly actuated staple retaining units. Each of the units includes a movable staple carrier and a staple driving head. All units are actuated by a cartridge contained driving press so ...


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Rudolph Muto: Fitting for endotracheal tube apparatus and method of making the fitting. Pearson & Pearson, October 9, 1984: US04475548 (204 worldwide citation)

A fitting for endotracheal apparatus to receive an endoscopic tube or the like comprises a sleeve in which a slit through foam body is encompassed and seized under longitudinal compression, radial compression at the inner end and partially relieved pressure at the outer end. The foam body is normall ...


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Martin I Rubin: Patient treatment method. October 9, 1984: US04476381 (197 worldwide citation)

A patient treatment method and system facilitates automated administration of the treatment of a patient, including establishing a direct linkage, at all stages of treatment, between the patient, on the one hand, and tests performed on the patient, specimens taken from the patient, and medication an ...


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Edward W C Wong: Implantable material. Ontario Research Foundation, Sim & McBurney, October 9, 1984: US04475972 (187 worldwide citation)

Porous polymeric material, which, in tubular form, is suitable for use as a vascular graft, is made by a procedure wherein polymeric fibres are wound on a mandrel while overlying fibres are simultaneously bonded together. In one preferred embodiment, a viscous solution of a biocompatible polymer is ...


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Indong Oh: Acetabular cup positioner and method. Gordon L Peterson, October 9, 1984: US04475549 (177 worldwide citation)

An acetabular cup positioner for positioning an acetabular cup during hip surgery comprising a head having an axis which is receivable in the acetabular cup, a first arm coupled to the head and extending from the head at an acute angle, and a second arm coupled to the first arm at a location spaced ...


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Edward W Kraegen, Leslie Lazarus, David J Bell, Donald J Chisholm: Apparatus for improving blood sugar control in diabetics. The Garvan Research Development, The Commonwealth of Australia, Ladas & Parry, October 9, 1984: US04475901 (162 worldwide citation)

There is provided an apparatus to improve control of blood sugars in diabetics. The apparatus comprises an infusion means and a control means which controls the infusion rate of one or more diabetics control liquids. The control means comprises a basal rate means to control infusion of the liquid ac ...


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P David Dodd: Cache buffered memory subsystem. Storage Technology Corporation, Woodcock Washburn Kurtz Mackiewicz & Norris, October 9, 1984: US04476526 (148 worldwide citation)

A buffered cache memory subsystem is disclosed which features a solid-state cache memory connected to a storage director which interfaces a host channel with a control module controlling operation of a long-term data storage device such as a disk drive. The solid-state cache memory is connected to p ...


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Fredrica V Coates: Adjustable diapers with fastening means. Lowe King Price & Becker, October 9, 1984: US04475912 (124 worldwide citation)

A diaper (10) according to the invention comprises an absorbent washable fabric (12) prefolded into rectangular multi-ply form with opposite inner and outer surfaces (15, 16). The fabric includes a pair of side panels (20) which can be folded inwardly flush on the fabric inner surface (15) to increa ...