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Stephen R Ash, Elsa M Janle Swain: Capillary filtration and collection device for long-term monitoring of blood constituents. Ash Medical Systems, Woodard Emhardt Naughton Moriarty & McNett, August 8, 1989: US04854322 (399 worldwide citation)

A method and device for long term monitoring of the blood level of various blood constituents. The monitoring is accomplished by capillary filtration and collection of an ultrafiltrate of blood. Filtration of the ultrafiltrate occurs through a filter composed of hollow fibers which are implanted wit ...


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Alan D Hirschman, David M Reilly, Ross H Potter, John Stulen, Eric M Toft, John G Clark: Processor-controlled angiographic injector device. Medrad, Fleit Jacobson Cohn & Price, August 8, 1989: US04854324 (252 worldwide citation)

An angiographic injector device for use in x-ray photography for delivering contrast media to a patient at controlled rates and pressures. A processor elicits injection parameters from an operator or a pre-programmed injection module, and on the basis of the injection parameters, calculates appropri ...


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Emilio A Fernandez: Microprocessor based simulated book. Whitham and Marhoefer, August 8, 1989: US04855725 (224 worldwide citation)

A user interactive mass storage data access system includes a personal computer (10) and a simulated book (30). A mass storage device, such as a compact disk (CD) read only memory (ROM) (22), is connected to the personal computer, and the computer and the simulated book are connected by an infrared ...


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Philip Pollack: Animal monitoring telltale and information system. Gregory J Nelson, August 8, 1989: US04854328 (212 worldwide citation)

An animal monitoring telltale device including a receiver attached to the animal and a transmitting device inserted in the animal subcutaneously or in a cavity at a location indicative of the deep body temperature of the animal. The implanted transmitter will send a signal to the proximately located ...


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William E Morris: Coaxial cable connector and method of terminating a cable using same. Pyramid, Cahill Sutton & Thomas, August 8, 1989: US04854893 (206 worldwide citation)

A two part coaxial cable connector includes a rear nut housing a ferrule for gripping the sheath of a coaxial cable and a front nut body for gripping the conductor upon threaded engagement of the rear and front nut bodies. A mandrel, located within and protected by the rear nut body, slides within t ...


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Patrenahalli M Narendra, Karl M Fant, Carl P Graf: Human engineered remote driving system. Honeywell, C Lamont Whitham, Michael E Whitham, W Boswell Childs, August 8, 1989: US04855822 (197 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for driving a vehicle from a remote control station achieving tele-operation of the vehicle. A television sensor mounted on the vehicle provides video image information which is reduced in bandwidth by a factor of approximately 1000:1 for transmission by narrow ban ...


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Mei Chang, David N K Wang, John M White, Dan Maydan: Inlet manifold and methods for increasing gas dissociation and for PECVD of dielectric films. Applied Materials, Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert, August 8, 1989: US04854263 (183 worldwide citation)

An inlet gas manifold for a vacuum deposition chamber incorporates inlet apertures which increase in diameter or cross-section transverse to the direction of gas flow. The aperture configuration increases the dissociation gases such as nitrogen and, thus increases the rate of silicon nitride deposit ...


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John Schultz Jr: White touch pads for capacitive touch control panels. General Electric Company, H Neil Houser, Radford M Reams, August 8, 1989: US04855550 (178 worldwide citation)

A capacitive touch pad assembly which provides a touch control panel for an appliance with white touch pad appearance. A thin dielectric substrate has an outer touch electrode of a relatively dark-colored conductive material deposited on its outer surface and a pair of spatially separated inner elec ...


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Robert W Rosenstein, Timothy G Bloomster: Solid phase assay employing capillary flow. Becton Dickinson and Company, Elliot M Olstein, John G Gilfillan III, John N Bain, August 8, 1989: US04855240 (171 worldwide citation)

Test device and assay for determining analyte wherein tracer and sample may be simultaneously applied to different absorbent material portions both in capillary flow communication with an absorbent material portion having a binder supported thereon in a manner whereby sample contacts binder, prior t ...


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Emsley A Davis: Apparatus and method for repairing and preventing para-stomal hernias. Arthur F Zobal, James C Fails, Geoffrey A Mantooth, August 8, 1989: US04854316 (169 worldwide citation)

A sheet-like inner member formed of prosthetic mesh has an opening formed therethrough. A tubular member formed of prosthetic mesh has two opposite ends with an opening extending therethrough between its two ends. The inner member is connected to the tubular member at or near one end thereof such th ...