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David Stefanchik, Jerome E Reckelhoff, Rudolph H Nobis, Michael A Murray, John E Burbank: Endoscopic multiple ligating clip applier. Ethicon, Paul A Coletti, December 15, 1992: US05171249 (542 worldwide citation)

An endoscopic clip applying system as described which contains a venting system and a clip applying support system which prevents closure of the mechanism before firing. Also, the system ensures proper loading of the clips and prevents them from falling out during loading. Further, the system descri ...


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Mark A Davison, William D Kelly, Rudolph H Nobis, Jerome E Reckelhoff: Endoscopic ligation and division instrument. Ethicon, Emil R Skula, September 5, 1995: US05447513 (317 worldwide citation)

An endoscopic surgical apparatus capable of ligation and division. The apparatus has a frame and a tubular shaft attached to said frame. Also attached to the frame is a handle. The apparatus has ligating means and cutting means. Actuation means are mounted to the apparatus for actuating both the lig ...


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Jerome E Reckelhoff, Mark Davison, William D Kelly, Rudolph H Nobis: Endoscopic cutting apparatus. Ethicon, April 19, 1994: US05304190 (42 worldwide citation)

An endoscopic cutting apparatus for use in endoscopic surgical procedures. The apparatus has a frame having a proximal end and a distal end. A handle is attached to the proximal end of the frame. Hook means are mounted to the distal end of the frame for engaging tissue or blood vessels. The hook mea ...


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Jerome E Reckelhoff, Donald J Massari Jr: Screw feed and driver for a screw driving tool. Senco Products, Jerrold J Litzinger, November 23, 1999: US05988026 (23 worldwide citation)

A screw feed and driver assembly which may constitute a part of a screw driving tool of the type having a prime mover, a speed and torque determining gear assembly and a clutch; which can constitute an accessory for a clutch containing manual feed power screw driver; and which, combined with a clutc ...


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Jerome E Reckelhoff, Christian H Reinke: Hospital bed caster control system. Hill Rom Services, Barnes & Thornburg, April 20, 2010: US07698760 (14 worldwide citation)

A patient support apparatus includes a base having a first side, a second side, a head end, and a foot end, a head end caster and a foot end caster coupled to the base on the first side near the respective head and foot ends, and a head end link and a foot end link located on the first side and oper ...


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Francis C Ganance, Robert Cooks, Kenneth L Kramer, Jerome E Reckelhoff, Peter M Wukusick, Robert M Zerhusen, Mark E Haufler, Darrell L Metz, Kenneth Q Rudolf, Stephen M Holl, Richard W Chance, David W Hornbach, John P Biondo, James K Findlay, David W Hensley: Stowing birthing bed foot section. Hill Rom Services, Barnes & Thornburg, March 2, 2010: US07669259 (7 worldwide citation)

A patient-support apparatus includes a patient-support deck movable from a use position to a stowed position. The patient-support deck is configured to engage receivers of the patient-support apparatus to support the deck in a cantilevered configuration. The patient-support deck may be secured to th ...


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Jerome E Reckelhoff: Stapler and method for the attachment of steel framing. Senco Products, Frost Brown Todd, May 29, 2001: US06237827 (7 worldwide citation)

A staple driving tool and a method for clamping and stapling together two or more steel workpiece layers as in light gauge steel framing for residential and commercial buildings, truss assembly, and the like. The stapling tool has a guide body and a jaw assembly supporting an anvil. The jaw assembly ...


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Jerome E Reckelhoff, Kenneth L Kramer, Francis C Ganance, Christian H Reinke: Birthing bed calf support. Hill Rom Services, Barnes & Thornburg, February 9, 2010: US07657953 (3 worldwide citation)

A limb support coupled to a patient-support apparatus includes a multi-axis pivot mount having a first joint mounted to the patient-support apparatus, an arm coupled to the first joint on a first end for pivotable movement thereabout, and a second joint coupled to a second end of the arm for pivotab ...


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Jerome E Reckelhoff: Birthing bed foot support release handle. Hill Rom Services, Barnes & Thornburg, March 16, 2010: US07676868 (3 worldwide citation)

A limb support coupled to a patient-support apparatus comprises a frame having a pair of locks to block vertical and horizontal pivoting of the limb support in relation to the patient-support apparatus. The lock release actuator is configured to be coupled to the frame to simultaneously unlock both ...


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Francis C Ganance, Robert Cooks, Kenneth L Kramer, Jerome E Reckelhoff, Peter M Wukusick, Robert M Zerhusen, Mark E Haufler, Darrell L Metz, Kenneth Q Rudolf, Stephen M Holl, Richard W Chance, David W Hornbach, John P Biondo: Stowing birthing bed foot section. Hill Rom Services, Barnes & Thornburg, July 20, 2010: US07757317 (2 worldwide citation)

A patient-support apparatus includes receivers for supporting a patient-support deck. The patient-support deck is configured to engage the receivers to support the deck in a cantilevered configuration. The patient-support deck may be secured to the patient-support apparatus by a locking mechanism.