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Theodore N Voss, Karl D Kirk III: Tragus acupressure clip with over-opening prevention and pressure adjustment. Shatzu Health Products, Meltzer Lippe Goldstein et al, September 2, 1997: US05662679 (78 worldwide citation)

A tragus acupressure clip is disclosed with a concave spring having two opposing jaws. The jaws are separated by an opening of a slot delineated by an inner surface of the concave spring. Two opposing pressure pads are provided, each positioned on an inner surface of the concave spring and separated ...


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Karl D Kirk III, James R Toleman, Robert P Pandorf, Ellen R Cohen: Wearable iontophoresis system. Becton Dickinson and Company, Allen W Wark, October 17, 1995: US05458569 (50 worldwide citation)

A wearable iontophoresis system includes a control housing having a connector and an iontophoretic drug delivery patch for placement against the skin of a patient. The patch has a device for retaining the control housing connector which permits the connector to be removably attached to the patch. Th ...


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Richard S Adler, Paul F Morris, Karl D Kirk, John Milich, Gerard M Perichon: Lock adjustable to operate with different keys. Richard S Adler, Rosen Dainow & Jacobs, July 5, 1994: US05325690 (47 worldwide citation)

A lock which is rekeyable or programmable to operate with a different key from the exterior thereof without disassembling it or removing it from a lock assembly in which it is assembled is disclosed. The lock may be rekeyed through the keyway so that the lock appears from the exterior thereof to be ...


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Kenneth Ouriel, Karl D Kirk, Donald Lamond: Valvulotome with leaflet disruption heads and fluid supply. Boisurge, Kenyon & Kenyon, August 28, 1990: US04952215 (37 worldwide citation)

A valvulotome for rendering venous valve leaflets incompetent includes a rigid support comprising a fluid supply tube and, molded thereon, a dilator, and first and second valve disrupting heads. Each of the disrupting heads has a plane of symmetry, wherein the planes of symmetry of the two disruptin ...


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Kenneth Ouriel, Karl D Kirk III, Douglas M Spranger: Two chambered autotransfuser device and method of use. Kenyon & Kenyon, March 20, 1990: US04909780 (25 worldwide citation)

An autotransfuser that includes, in a single receptacle, a pair of chambers separated by a common wall. Each receptacle can alternately perform, a blood infusion or blood collection function. Each chamber includes at least three inlets/outlets, a blood inlet, a blood outlet and an air inlet means In ...


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Jeffrey Bracker, Karl D Kirk III, Douglas M Spranger: Safety device for hypodermic syringe to prevent stick injuries. BioSurge, Kenyon & Kenyon, April 24, 1990: US04919656 (21 worldwide citation)

The disclosure relates to a protector in the form of a rigid plastic disk which bites into and displaces material on the shell portion of a needle cover cap to protect a user from accidental sticks injuries while recapping the needle.


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Theodore N Voss, Barbara Curran, Karl D Kirk III, Ellen R Cohen: Tragus acupressure clip. Shatzu Health Products, Meltzer Lippe Goldstein Wolfe Schlissel & Sazer, November 22, 1994: US05366475 (19 worldwide citation)

A clip is disclosed which is attached to the tragus lobe of the ear. The clip has a concave spring with two opposing jaws separated by a slot delineated by an inner surface of the concave spring. The clip also has two opposing pressure pads, each positioned on the end of a different jaw, on the inne ...


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David M Wasserman, John A Wojcik, Mark V LeGreve, Alan J Schommer, Paul J Mulhauser, Karl D Kirk III: Handle. The Vollrath Company L L C, Foley & Lardner, February 17, 2009: US07490732 (13 worldwide citation)

A handle is disclosed. The handle is for use with a utensil or tool such as a pan or other cookware. The handle comprises a core and may comprise a grip. The core comprises a base mounting portion coupled to the base and a grip portion including a first member and a second member spaced apart from t ...


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Paul J Mulhauser, Douglas M Spranger, Malcolm J Brookes, Karl D Kirk III: Surgical stapler construction. Richard Allan Medical, Neuman Williams Anderson & Olson, December 17, 1985: US04558810 (13 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapler for implanting and clinching staples in the body of a patient employs a reciprocally movable, retractable anvil and a reciprocally movable former for forming a staple about the end of the retractable anvil. A toggle is mounted in a stapler trigger which simultaneously actuates the ...


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Paul Mulhauser, Karl D Kirk III, Diego Fontayne: Motorized hand-held transportable dispenser for dispensing disc-shaped objects one at a time. Cap Toys, Laff Whitesel Conte & Saret, February 18, 1997: US05603429 (11 worldwide citation)

A transportable, hand-held motorized dispenser having an amusement characteristic includes a disc-shaped housing of a top shell and a bottom shell and a motor driven turntable mounted for unidirectional rotation therein. The housing defines a recess for receiving compartments defined by the turntabl ...