John Urquhart, Santosh Kumar Chandrasekaran, Jane Elizabeth Shaw: Bandage for transdermally administering scopolamine to prevent nausea. Alza Corporation, Thomas E Ciotti, Paul L Sabatine, Edward L Mandell, June 28, 1977: US04031894 (204 worldwide citation)

Method and therapeutic system in the form of a bandage that administer scopolamine base transdermally in an initial pulse of 10 to 200 .mu.g/cm.sup.2 of skin that quickly brings the concentration of scopolamine in the plasma to a level at which emesis and nausea are inhibited without intolerable sid ...

John Urquhart, Harold R Elgie: Contingent dosing device. Aprex Corporation, Ciotti & Murashige Irell & Manella, February 16, 1988: US04725997 (180 worldwide citation)

A contingent dosing device which actively controls the pattern in which doses of one or more pharmaceutical preparations are administered to a patient. The device is programmed with information concerning an initial dosing regimen, and monitors deviations from that regimen. Based on the acceptabilit ...

James B Eckenhoff, John Urquhart: Release rate adjustment of osmotic or diffusional delivery devices. ALZA Corporation, Edward L Mandell, Steven F Stone, Paul L Sabatine, September 12, 1989: US04865845 (179 worldwide citation)

A sleeve shaped structure covers a portion of the transport area of a diffusional or osmotic delivery device. The structure is durable and inert to the use environment. Markings on the structure indicate where breaking or cutting will produce a predictable alteration in delivery rate. Among other at ...

Santosh Kumar Chandrasekaran, John Urquhart, Jane Elizabeth Shaw: Method and therapeutic system for providing chemotherapy transdermally. Alza Corporation, Thomas E Ciotti, Paul L Sabatine, Edward L Mandell, November 29, 1977: US04060084 (140 worldwide citation)

Method and therapeutic system in the form of a bandage for providing chemotherapy transdermally by administering certain drugs to unbroken skin in an initial priming dose that quickly brings the systemic concentration of drug to a therapeutic level, followed by a substantially constant dosage that h ...

John Urquhart, Felix Theeuwes: Drug delivery system comprising a reservoir containing a plurality of tiny pills. Alza Corporation, Paul L Sabatine, Edward L Mandell, February 28, 1984: US04434153 (132 worldwide citation)

A delivery device is disclosed for delivering a beneficial drug to a biological environment of use. The device comprises a hydrogel reservoir containing tiny pills. The tiny pills comprise a wall surrounding a drug core.

John Urquhart: Pharmaceutical compositions containing a magnetically detectable material. Aprex Corporation, Irell & Manella, January 7, 1992: US05079006 (129 worldwide citation)

A pharmaceutical preparation is provided for oral or anal administration containing, in addition to a selected pharmacologically active agent, at least one magnetic material capable of reacting to an externally acting magnetic field of an electronic monitoring device, so that after administration to ...

Scott Thomas Jones, Frank Eliot Levine, Luc Rene Smolders, Robert John Urquhart: Method, apparatus and computer program product for efficient per thread performance information. International Business Machines Corporation, Diana Roberts Gerhardt, Anthony V S England, August 2, 2005: US06925424 (120 worldwide citation)

A value in a counter on a processor is incremented for occurrences of a monitored event, providing a measured value for the event. The value of the counter register for a first thread is saved responsive to a switch from the first thread to a second thread. The value is saved in an accumulator in sy ...

William Preston Alexander III, Robert Francis Berry, Donald L Mulvey, Robert John Urquhart: Method and apparatus for structured profiling of data processing systems and applications. International Machines Corporation, Duke W Carstens Yee & Cahoon Yee, Jeffrey S LaBaw IBM, December 14, 1999: US06002872 (105 worldwide citation)

A method for monitoring performance of a program. A periodically occurring event is detected and a stack associated with the program is identified in response to a detection of the periodically occurring event, which may be a timer interrupt. The stack is examined to identify each routine (and speci ...

Gary Michael Beauregard, Larry Keith Loucks, Khoa Dang Nguyen, Robert John Urquhart: Computer program product for utilizing fast polygon fill routines in a graphics display system. International Business Machines Corporation, Marilyn Smith Dawkins, January 20, 1998: US05710578 (100 worldwide citation)

Two polygon fill algorithms are presented for filling polygons on a graphics display. The first polygon fill algorithm fills polygons that are strictly convex. The second polygon fill algorithm fills a larger class of polygons than the first polygon fill algorithm which includes polygons being conca ...

Scott Thomas Jones, Frank Eliot Levine, Robert John Urquhart: Method, apparatus and computer program product for efficient, large counts of per thread performance events. International Business Machines Corporation, Diana Roberts Gerhardi, Anthony V S England, August 16, 2005: US06931354 (94 worldwide citation)

Performance events are counted for a computing system. This includes designating a first processor counter as a low-order counter for counting a certain performance event encountered by the processor and associating with the first counter a second counter as a high-order counter. The first counter i ...