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Richard G Dedo: Knee spacer and method of reforming sliding body surfaces. Powell L Sprunger, October 11, 1977: US04052753 (162 worldwide citation)

A knee spacer comprising, an elongated member of a flexible and relatively biologically inert material for placement in the space normally occupied by the suprapatellar pouch of a patient's knee.


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Richard G Dedo: Respiratory assist device. Powell L Sprunger, January 25, 1977: US04004579 (55 worldwide citation)

A respiratory assist device comprising, a garment of flexible material extending around the lower region of a wearer's rib cage, and a plurality of elongated compression straps retained on the garment. The straps have separate sets of circumferential side portions located on the garment adjacent opp ...


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Richard G Dedo: Tourniquet padding. Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek SC, March 25, 2003: US06537298 (46 worldwide citation)

Tourniquet padding and methods of its use with a tourniquet are provided. The tourniquet padding comprises a soft, compressible material with an interrupted adhesive areas that are applied against the skin. The tourniquet can be made with and without an internally positioned padding material. The to ...


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Richard G Dedo, Stephanie Bohrer: Tourniquet padding. Richard G Dedo, Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek SC, February 5, 2008: US07326227 (34 worldwide citation)

Tourniquet padding and methods of its use with a tourniquet are provided. The tourniquet padding comprises a cover sheet with at least one surface having anti-slip properties, and can be made with and without a compressible padding material disposed on the cover sheet. The tourniquet padding has a l ...


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Richard G Dedo: Article and method for prepping a patient prior to surgery. Emrich & Dithmar, April 11, 1989: US04820279 (13 worldwide citation)

A method of prepping the skin of a patient in preparation for surgery, comprising the steps of covering the skin in the region of the site of surgery with a material retaining sufficient bactericidal agent to apply continuously the agent to the skin, covering the retaining material with a liquid and ...


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Richard G Dedo: Heel padding. Powell L Sprunger, August 9, 1988: US04762123 (13 worldwide citation)

A heel pad comprising, a sheet of porous material having a hemispherical portion for placement on the heel, first and second opposed flap portions extending upwardly from the hemispherical portion and a central portion connecting the first and second flap portions. The pad has third and fourth flap ...


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Richard G Dedo: Heel padding. Powell L Sprunger, November 10, 1987: US04705025 (11 worldwide citation)

A heel pad comprising, a sheet of porous material having a hemispherical portion for placement on the heel, first and second opposed flap portions extending upwardly from the hemispherical portion and a central portion connecting the first and second flap portions. The pad has third and fourth flap ...


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Richard G Dedo: Cast padding. Powell L Sprunger, October 30, 1984: US04479490 (7 worldwide citation)

Cast padding for use in forming a cast on a patient's extremity comprising, an elongated sleeve having a cavity and an opening communicating with the cavity. The sleeve has an outwardly turned edge extending peripherally around the opening against which plaster is wrapped during formation of the cas ...


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Richard G Dedo: Cast padding. Powell Sprunger, John Schipper, January 19, 1993: US05180359 (5 worldwide citation)

An article for use in making a cast on a patient comprising, an elongated strip of porous material having a base portion and a raised edge portion extending from a line of juncture with the base portion.


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Richard G Dedo: Tourniquet padding. Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S C, December 27, 2011: US08083764 (3 worldwide citation)

A constructed padding for use with a tourniquet, kits, and methods of its use are provided. In use, the tourniquet padding is wrapped about and secured to an extremity, and a tourniquet is positioned onto the tourniquet padding. The construction of the tourniquet padding prevents a tourniquet, blood ...