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Robert J Kruger: Package assembly for plastic film bandage. The Clinipad Corporation, Garrettson Ellis, May 10, 1988: US04743232 (634 worldwide citation)

A package assembly for a plastic film bandage includes a plastic film bandage having skin adhesive on one side thereof, with a support sheet removably attached to the other side of the bandage and extending beyond the edge of the bandage in at least one area. A tube typically communicates across an ...


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Arnold C Bilstad, Richard I Brown, Robert J Kruger: Actuator apparatus for a prepackaged fluid processing module having pump and valve elements operable in response to externally applied pressures. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Paul C Flattery, Daniel D Ryan, Eugene M Cummings, October 30, 1984: US04479761 (360 worldwide citation)

A fluid processing apparatus for use in conjunction with a prepackaged disposable fluid processing module of the type which includes an integral housing wherein fluid containers, tubing segments, and other components required in processing a fluid are contained, and wherein fluid communication betwe ...


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Arnold C Bilstad, Richard I Brown, Robert J Kruger: Actuator apparatus for a prepackaged fluid processing module having pump and valve elements operable in response to applied pressures. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Paul C Flattery, Daniel D Ryan, Eugene M Cummings, October 30, 1984: US04479760 (299 worldwide citation)

A fluid processing apparatus for use in conjunction with a disposable fluid processing module of the type which includes an integral housing wherein fluid containers, tubing segments, and other components required in processing a fluid are contained, and wherein fluid communication between the conta ...


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Arnold C Bilstad, Richard I Brown, Robert J Kruger: Prepackaged fluid processing module having pump and valve elements operable in response to applied pressures. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Paul C Flattery, Daniel D Ryan, Eugene M Cummings, October 30, 1984: US04479762 (283 worldwide citation)

A disposable prepackaged fluid processing module includes an integral housing wherein fluid containers, tubing segments, and other components required in processing a fluid are contained. Fluid communication between the containers, components and tubing segments is provided by a fluid circuit formed ...


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Robert J Kruger, Richard I Brown: Blood component collection systems and methods. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Paul C Flattery, Daniel D Ryan, Bradford R L Price, July 14, 1987: US04680025 (165 worldwide citation)

A blood component collection system and method each utilizes centrifugation to first separate whole blood into red blood cells and platelet-rich plasma. Noncentrifugal separation is then utilized to further separate the platelet-rich plasma into platelet concentrate and plasma which is virtually fre ...


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Robert J Kruger, Warren P Frederick, R Hayes Helgren, Mark E Larkin, Joaquin Mayoral, Brad A Schmolesky, Roman W Siczek, Kenneth J Timmons: Peritoneal dialysis system using reverse osmosis purification device. Abbott Laboratories, A Nicholas Trausch, March 12, 1996: US05498338 (149 worldwide citation)

Medical drug formulation and delivery system includes a reverse osmosis device for purifying water from a source comprising a housing having an inlet for passage of water from the source, a first outlet for passage of purified water from the housing and a second outlet for passage of waste water rem ...


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Adel B Korkor, Stephen Ash, Robert J Kruger: Catheter introducer having an expandable tip. Korkor Medical, Boyle Fredrickson Newholm Stein & Gratz S C, December 5, 2006: US07144386 (77 worldwide citation)

A catheter includes a body having an outer surface defining a lumen and an expandable tip on a distal end thereof. The tip includes an opening axially extending therethrough. Upon insertion of a device having a larger outer diameter than the inner diameter of the expandable tip, the opening permits ...


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Arnold C Bilstad, Richard I Brown, Robert J Kruger: Single needle blood fractionation system having adjustable recirculation through filter. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Eugene M Cummings, Daniel D Ryan, Bradford R L Price, August 12, 1986: US04605503 (76 worldwide citation)

A single needle batch-type blood fractionation system for separating plasma from whole blood includes a disposable flow system having a single-lumen phlebotomy needle and associated donor conduit, a flow-through plasma separation filter, and an in-process fluid reservoir. During an initial draw cycl ...


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Robert J Kruger, Warren P Frederick, Mark E Larkin, Joaquin Mayoral, Sheldon M Wecker: Medical drug formulation and delivery system and reverse osmosis purification device. Abbott Laboratories, A Nicholas Trausch, October 4, 1994: US05352364 (62 worldwide citation)

A reverse osmosis device for purifying water from a source comprising a housing having an inlet for passage of water from the source, a first outlet for passage of purified water from the housing and a second outlet for passage of waste water remaining after purification. A first reverse osmosis mul ...


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Arnold C Bilstad, Robert J Kruger: Fluid processing system with flow control manifold. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Paul C Flattery, Bradford R L Price, Eugene M Cummings, September 9, 1986: US04610781 (48 worldwide citation)

A fluid processing system includes an integral flow control and distribution manifold for establishing fluid communication between conduit segments of the system. In use, the fluid manifold is received in an actuator head of an associated processor apparatus, wherein valving elements selectively cri ...