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Charles Sperry
Joseph E Owensby, Vincent A Piucci, Charles R Sperry, Dennis F McNamara, Stephen D Smith, Suzanne M Scott: Cooking apparatus and method of cooking. Cryovac, Nields Lemack & Frame, February 12, 2013: US08372459 (1 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for cooking food, such as meat, protein, vegetable, or soup is disclosed. In one embodiment, the food items are supplied in a flexible polymer package that can withstand the temperature needed to cook the item. The cooking apparatus has two cooking surfaces in the form of hea ...


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Charles Sperry
Charles R Sperry, Vincent A Piucci, Stephen D Smith, Dennis F McNamara, Suzanne M Scott, John Koke: Apparatus for the generation of cleaning and/or sanitizing solutions. Diversey, Nields Lemack & Frame, April 8, 2014: US08691154

The presently disclosed subject matter is directed to an apparatus for the preparation of a cleaning, sanitizing, or sterilizing solution. In some embodiments, the apparatus comprises a modular component, such as a cartridge. The cartridge may contain chemical precursors to allow the generation of c ...


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Charles Sperry
Joseph E Owensby, Charles R Sperry, Dennis F McNamara, Stephen D Smith, Suzanne M Scott, Vincent A Piucci: Cooking apparatus and method of cooking. Cryovac, June 14, 2012: US20120148713-A1

An apparatus and method for cooking food, such as meat, protein, vegetable, or soup is disclosed. In one embodiment, the food items are supplied in a flexible polymer package that can withstand the temperature needed to cook the item. The cooking apparatus has two cooking surfaces in the form of hea ...


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Charles Sperry
John Koke, Stephen D Smith, Charles R Sperry, Vincent A Piucci: Dynamic queueing and management system. March 29, 2012: US20120078673-A1

The present disclosure describes a dynamic queueing and management system. The system utilizes the desired completion time in determining where to place new orders into the queue of orders to be fulfilled. If the desired completion time changes, the position of the corresponding order is adjusted wi ...


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Robert J Ferrand, Marc M Thomas, Lincoln J Alvord, Stephen D Smith, Steven N Roe, Richard W O Connor, William A Gilmartin, William Loh, William R Fish, Jonathan Salsado, Charles W Neder, William Silva, Wesley E Grass: Patient care system. American Life Support Technology, Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert, January 18, 1994: US05279010 (215 worldwide citation)

A patient support system comprises an inflatable mattress supported on a platform of articulable links by a support system mounted on a weigh frame. The weigh frame is supported on a base frame supported relative to a floor. A pneumatic system includes a platform-mounted blower directing air through ...


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Robert J Ferrand, Marc M Thomas, Lincoln J Alvord, Stephen D Smith, Steven N Roe, Richard W O&apos Connor, William A Gilmartin, William Loh, William R Fish, Jonathan Salsado, Charles W Neder, William Silva, Wesley E Grass: Patient care system. Hill Rom Services, Bose McKinney & Evans, August 27, 2002: US06438776 (85 worldwide citation)

A bed configured to support a patient having a weight comprises a frame, a patient support, and a plurality of sensors coupled between the frame and the patient support. Each of the plurality of sensors is configured to generate an analog signal in response to a portion of the weight of the patient ...


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Abraham R Liboff, Bruce R McLeod, Stephen D Smith: Method and apparatus for controlling tissue growth and an applied fluctuating magnetic field. Life Resonances, Dykema Gossett, June 12, 1990: US04932951 (84 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for regulating tissue growth in vivo are provided. The apparatus includes a magnetic field generator and a magnetic field detector for producing a controlled, fluctuating, directionally oriented magnetic field parallel to a predetermined axis projecting through the target tis ...


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Robert J Ferrand, Marc M Thomas, Lincoln J Alvord, Stephen D Smith, Steven N Roe, Richard W O Connor, William A Gilmartin, William Loh, William R Fish, Jonathan Salsado, Charles W Neder, William Silva, Wesley E Grass: Patient care system. Hill Rom, Arnold White & Durkee, May 25, 1999: US05906016 (80 worldwide citation)

A patient care bed with a patient weighing system having a first frame having a series of support units attached at designated locations and a second frame supported by the support units. The support units each having a load cell which senses a part of the weight supported by a second frame.


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Robert J Ferrand, Marc M Thomas, Lincoln J Alvord, Stephen D Smith, Steven N Roe, Richard W O Connor, William A Gilmartin, William Loh, William R Fish, Jonathan Salzedo, Charles W Neder, Wesley E Grass, John E Looper, Dean I Miller, Celia Oakley: Patient care system. Hill Rom, Arnold White & Durkee, May 25, 1999: US05906017 (79 worldwide citation)

A bed for supporting a patient having a seat panel and a back panel coupled together by a joint assembly that allows the panels to rotate about an axis coincident with the patient's hip joint.


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Robert J Ferrand, Marc M Thomas, Lincoln J Alvord, Stephen D Smith, Steven N Roe, Richard W O Connor, William A Gilmartin, William Loh, William R Fish, Jonathan Salzedo, Charles W Neder, Wesley E Grass, John E Looper, Dean T Miller, Celia Oakley: Patient care system. Hill Rom, Arnold White & Durkee, September 8, 1998: US05802640 (78 worldwide citation)

A bed comprises an inflatable mattress supported on a platform of articulable links by a support system mounted on a weigh frame. The weigh frame is supported on a base frame supported relative to a floor. A pneumatic system includes a platform-mounted blower directing air through passageways in the ...