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Scott D Dickerhoff, Thomas F Kappel, Robert A Virag: Warming blanket method utilizing a warming blanket having multiple inlets. Mallinckrodt Medical, David A Hey, November 1, 1994: US05360439 (112 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a method for warming a patient with a blanket used with forced air convection systems, wherein the blanket includes multiple inlet ports. By providing a blanket with multiple inlets, the user has the choice of positioning the air supply or blower unit and the supply ...


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Scott D Dickerhoff, Thomas F Kappel, Robert A Virag: Warming blanket having multiple inlets. Mallinckrodt Medical, David A Hey, September 6, 1994: US05343579 (71 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a blanket for use with forced air convection systems, wherein the blanket includes multiple inlet ports. By providing a blanket with multiple inlets, the user has the choice of positioning the air supply or blower unit and the supply hose on either side of the patien ...


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Scott D Dickerhoff, Thomas F Kappel, Robert A Virag: Warming blanket having multiple inlets. Mallinckrodt, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Kurz p c, November 2, 1999: US05974605 (44 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a blanket for use with forced air convection systems, wherein the blanket includes multiple inlet ports. By providing a blanket with multiple inlets, the user has the choice of positioning the air supply or blower unit and the supply hose on either side of the patien ...


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Thomas F Kappel: Inflatable blanket having selective air flow patterns. Mallinckrodt Medical, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Kurz p c, May 12, 1998: US05749109 (42 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to blankets for use with forced air convection systems, wherein the blankets include means to provide air through selective areas of the lower sheet of the blanket. In particular, perforations are provided through the lower sheet of the blanket over only selective areas ...


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Waldo J Frierdich, Thomas F Kappel: System for maintaining excitation of an alternating current generator during excessive output current conditions. Basler Electric Company, Senniger Powers Leavitt and Roedel, April 28, 1981: US04264856 (32 worldwide citation)

In a generating system having a shunt-type regulator for exciting the field of a generator during normal operating conditions, circuitry is provided for supplying voltage to a field winding to maintain excitation of the generator during excessive output current conditions. This circuitry senses the ...


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Scott D Dickerhoff, Thomas F Kappel, Robert A Virag: Warming blanket having multiple inlets. Mallinckrodt Medical, David A Hey, January 31, 1995: US05384924 (31 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a blanket for use with forced air convection systems, wherein the blanket includes multiple inlet ports. By providing a blanket with multiple inlets, the user has the choice of positioning the air supply or blower unit and the supply hose on either side of the patien ...


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Thomas F Kappel, Dennis S Chivetta, Scott D Dikerhoff, Philip M Metzler: Warming blanket for pediatric use. Mallinckrodt, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck pc, December 5, 2000: US06156058 (27 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a blanket for use with forced air convection systems, wherein the blanket is sized to accommodate pediatric patients. The blankets according to the present invention may be used both over or under the patient, thereby facilitating use in the operating room or outside ...


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Thomas F Kappel: Inflatable blanket having perforations of different sizes. Mallinckrodt Medical, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Kurz P C, October 14, 1997: US05675848 (26 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to blankets for use with forced air convection systems, wherein the blankets include perforations formed through the lower sheet of the blanket. In particular, the perforations are provided in a number of different sizes, such that a greater transfer of air may be provi ...


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Scott D Dickerhoff, Thomas F Kappel, Robert A Virag: Warming blanket having multiple inlets. Mallinckrodt Medical, David A Hey, May 7, 1996: US05514169 (26 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a blanket for use with forced air convection systems, wherein the blanket includes multiple inlet ports. By providing a blanket with multiple inlets, the user has the choice of positioning the air supply or blower unit and the supply hose on either side of the patien ...


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Thomas F Kappel, Philip M Metzler: Inflatable blanket having access slits. Mallinckrodt Medical, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Kurz P C, April 7, 1998: US05735890 (25 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to blankets for use with forced air convection systems, wherein the blankets allow for access to portions of a patient's body before, during or after surgery. In addition, the blankets according to the present invention allow versatility in use by providing access to po ...