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Theeuwes Felix, Higuchi Takeru: Osmatic dispensing device for releasing beneficial agent. Alza Corporation, Sabatine Paul L, Mandell Edward L, Benz William H, November 5, 1974: US3845770 (1481 worldwide citation)

A wall surrounding and forming a compartment for containing a useful composition of matter and having a passageway for dispensing the composition is disclosed. The wall is comprised in at least a part of a material permeable to an external fluid. The composition is soluble in the fluid and exhibits ...


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Theeuwes Felix, Higuchi Takeru: Osmotic dispensing device with maximum and minimum sizes for the passageway. Alza Corporation, Sabatine Paul L, Mandell Edward L, Ciotti Thomas E, November 4, 1975: US3916899 (1286 worldwide citation)

A device is disclosed comprised of a wall surrounding and forming a compartment for containing a useful composition of matter and having a passageway for dispensing the compostion. The wall is comprised in at least a part of a material permeable to an external fluid. The composition is soluble in th ...


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Broadwin Alan, Kleesattel Claus: Improved resonator for surgical handpiece.. Valleylab, July 4, 1990: EP0376562-A2 (372 worldwide citation)

An ultrasonic resonant vibrator comprising an ultrasonic vibration magnetostrictive transducer (1) and a resonant member (2,3) having a proximal end and a distal end for transmitting ultrasonic vibrations to an operating member (3) which is part of the resonant structure. The vibrator comprises an i ...


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Zaffaroni Alejandro: Bandage for administering drugs. Alza Corporation, August 10, 1971: US3598122 (368 worldwide citation)

Bandage for use in the continuous administration of systemically active drugs by absorption through the skin or oral mucosa comprising a backing member having on one surface thereof a reservoir containing a systemically active drug. The reservoir has a wall distant from the backing member and permea ...


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Broadwin Alan, Emery Leonard Meredith: Magnetostrictive transducer.. Valleylab, June 27, 1990: EP0375302-A1 (344 worldwide citation)

A magnetostrictive transducer comprising a plurality of elongated strips (31) of magnetostrictive material, each strip having a proximal end and a distal end and being attached to its adjacent strip at the ends to form an integral substantially rigid column having a central axis with fins extending ...


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Zaffaroni Alejandro: Bandage for the administration of drug by controlled metering through microporous materials. Alza Corporation, March 19, 1974: US3797494 (330 worldwide citation)

A bandage for use in the continuous administration of drugs to the skin or mucosa, comprising a backing member defining one exterior surface, a surface of pressure-sensitive adhesive defining a second exterior surface, and disposed therebetween a reservoir containing drug formulation confined therei ...


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Zaffaroni Alejandro: Drug-delivery system. Alza Corporation, Mandell Edward L, Ciotti Thomas E, Sabatine Paul L, December 17, 1974: US3854480 (319 worldwide citation)

Drug-delivery system for releasing drug at a controlled rate for a prolonged period of time is formed from a solid inner matrix material having solid particles of drug dispersed therethrough. Surrounding the inner matrix is an outer polymeric membrane, insoluble in body fluids. Both the inner matrix ...


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Higuchi Takeru: Ocular insert. ALZA Corporation, December 28, 1971: US3630200 (138 worldwide citation)

Drug dispensing ocular insert for insertion into the cul-de-sac of the conjunctiva between the sclera of the eyeball and the lid to dispense drug to the eye over a prolonged period of time is rendered more compatible with the eye and surrounding tissues by fabricating the insert of an inner core con ...


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Funakubo Hiroyasu, Sakuma Ichiro, Dohi Takeyoshi, Komeda Takashi: Robot for surgical operation.. Life Technology Research Found, September 30, 1987: EP0239409-A1 (119 worldwide citation)

A robot for surgical operation which comprises arm means (A) mounted at its one end on a vertical support means (3) and extending in a predetermined direction. The robot comprises a drive means (B) mounted on the other end of the arm means (A) and adapted to extend substantially horizontally further ...


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