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John R Daugherty, Paul D Diegel, Bret J Kilgrow: Surgical pledget dispensing system. W L Gore & Associates, Wayne D House, March 31, 1998: US05733308 (231 worldwide citation)

A surgical pledget dispensing system wherein a pledget is affixed to at least one other object whereby the pledget is tearably releasable from the at least one other object. Preferably a multiplicity of pledgers are affixed to the at least one other object in a tearably releasable fashion. The at le ...


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Willem J Kolff, Yvo M Smulders, Paul D Diegel, James W Long Jr, Donald B Olsen, John W Holfert: Ventricle assist device with volume displacement chamber. University of Utah Research Foundation, Thorpe North & Western, February 1, 1994: US05282849 (35 worldwide citation)

A ventricle assist device for placement within a living body and including a self contained drive motor for generating pumping action with respect to a hydraulic pumping fluid. The ventricle assist device includes a ventricle having a blood chamber and a pumping chamber and an interconnect means cou ...