System and method for adjusting a gas delivery mask

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7490608
APP PUB NO 20060283460A1
SERIAL NO

11156145

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A system for adjusting a gas delivery mask is provided. The system may include a base, an arm pivotally coupled to the base, and an intermediate member slidably coupled to both the base and the arm. The arm may include a first threaded portion, and the intermediate member may include a second threaded portion coupled to the first threaded portion. Rotation of the second threaded portion relative to the first threaded portion may slide the intermediate member along the arm and relative to the base such that the arm pivots relative to the base.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
COVIDIEN LPMANSFIELD, MA4816
NELLCOR PURITAN BENNETT INCORPORATEDPLEASANTON, CA166

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Brown, Dave Chicago , US 19 274
deBeers, James River Forest , US 4 46
Holverson, Erik Naperville , US 10 92
Kumar, Shiv San Jose , US 63 746
Lee, Ngee Chicago , US 3 133
Persson, Roger T Livermore , US 1 23
Sun, Benjamin K San Francisco , US 8 88

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Patent Citation Ranking

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
RIC INVESTMENTS, LLC. (3)
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GALEMED CORPORATION (1)
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COVIDIEN LP (1)
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