COMPOSITION FOR THE PERMANENT SHAPING OF HUMAN HAIR
The present invention concerns a composition for the permanent shaping of human hair based on at least one reducing agent and further comprising a cationic...
Cosmetic Composition and Reshaping Method for Keratinic Fibers
Cosmetic compositions containing, in a suitable carrier, at least one substance of general formula (I) ##STR00001## wherein R.sup.1 is an H atom or --CH.sub.3,...
Smoking article filter
A filter for a smoking article comprises elongate body 4 of filter material 7 for filtering smoke, an inner wrapper comprising first and second regions 9, 10 of...
THERMAL TREATMENT PROCESS FOR TOBACCO MATERIALS
A method of thermally processing a tobacco material is provided, the method including the steps of (i) mixing a tobacco material, water, and an additive...
TOBACCO-CONTAINING SMOKING ARTICLE
A smoking article may include a cigarette incorporated within an electrically powered aerosol generating device that acts as a holder for that cigarette. The...
RADIATION AND MELT TREATED ULTRA HIGH MOLECULAR WEIGHT POLYETHYLENE
A medical prosthesis for use within the body which is formed of radiation treated ultra high molecular weight polyethylene having substantially no detectable...
Method for Treating Stress Related Disorders
This invention provides a method of assessing and treating stress related disorders, such as PTSD, as physical disorders whose psychological components are the...
Hiccup Relief Device and Method
The invention relates to a device for hiccup relief. The present invention provides a hiccup relief device having a main body having a substantially uniform...
Apparatus and methods for preventing and/or healing pressure ulcers
Protective devices, to protect a body part having a bony portion with a soft tissue layer between the bony portion and an outer skin layer, have an inner...
An anti-snoring device for occlusion between teeth on an upper jaw and a lower jaw is disclosed. The anti-snoring device of the present invention includes an...
HEAD CLAMP FOR IMAGING AND NEUROSURGERY
A head clamp for neurosurgery is described that includes a member for at least partially encircling the head of a subject. The first end and second end of the...
A pillow is provided that is effective in reducing and/or eliminating a user's snoring proclivity. The disclosed pillow also contributes to better sleeping...
COMPLIANT NASAL CANNULA
A nasal cannula is provided that employs a left tube and a right tube wherein at least a portion thereof is made of a resilient and compliant material that...
NASAL CONTINUOUS POSITIVE AIRWAY PRESSURE DEVICE FOR LOWERING PATIENT
A nasal continuous positive airway pressure device for lowering patient work-of-breathing comprising: an inspiratory tubing in fluid communication with at least...
Pleated filtering face piece respirator
A pleated molded filtering face piece respirator to be worn upon the face of a wearer and for providing filtering including at least one layer of moldable...
NASAL FILTRATION SYSTEM
A system for filtering breathing air and apparatus for accomplishing the same. The invention describes a nasal filtration system which can be inserted into the...
OXYGEN ENRICHMENT DEVICE FOR VENTILATOR
An enrichment device for mixing ambient air with a gas such as oxygen has a rigid outer housing defining a reservoir. The housing has an outlet port for...
A ventilation system having a processor in communication with a mechanical ventilator and a user interface for allowing an individual to operate the system with...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING LEAKAGE OF A CIRCUIT DELIVERING A
PRESSURIZED FLOW OF BREATHABLE GAS TO A SUBJECT
A pressurized flow of breathable gas is delivered to the airway of a subject through a gas circuit (16) as part of a therapy regime. Leakage of gas from within...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROMPTING A SUBJECT TO ALTER ONE OR MORE BREATHING
A subject is prompted to consciously alter one or more breathing parameters of respiration. To prompt the subject to alter one or more breathing parameters, a...
NASAL INTERMITTENT MANDATORY VENTILATION (NIMV) CONTROL SYSTEM IN A
A ventilator including an inspiration flow control unit and an expiration flow control unit coupled to the inspiration flow control unit. The ventilator also...
PATIENT CIRCUIT FOR IMPROVED SUPPORT DELIVERY
A patient circuit for delivering improved support to a patient. In one embodiment of the present technology, the patient circuit includes at least one limb that...
ANESTHESIA SYSTEM AND METHOD
An anesthesia system is disclosed herein, The anesthesia system may include a pneumatic circuit comprising an inspiratory limb, an expiratory limb, and an...
PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATION TO BE ADMINISTERED INTO RESPIRATORY ORGANS FOR
TREATING OR PREVENTING INFLAMMATORY...
The present invention application relates to a pharmaceutical preparation to be administered into respiratory organs for treating or preventing inflammatory...
INHALATION THERAPY DEVICE
The invention relates to an inhalation therapy device having an aerosol generator (1) comprising a membrane (2) that creates fluid droplets from fluid present...
PROCESS FOR PRODUCING GRANULATED REFINED SUGAR FROM SUGAR CANE JUICE
The process includes phases of: (I) treatment, initial clarification and concentration (TC) of sugar cane juice, with 13-18.degree. Brix, through treatment,...
PARABOLIC SOLAR COLLECTOR
A passive solar collector utilizes a support constructed of precisely machined foam to simplify the construction and calibration of the reflective surface....
SOLAR THERMAL PANELS
Systems and methods for employing solar thermal energy for heating are disclosed. In some embodiments, a system is disclosed, in which a thermal-fluid-filled...
ENERGY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM WITH SOLAR WATER HEATER
A water heater system is provided with a solar water heater and an electric water heater having one or more electric heating elements. The solar and electric...
Energy generation apparatus and method
An energy generation apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus includes a base, a sidewall enclosing a perimeter of the base to define a first volume, and a tube...
CONTROL FOR A TANKLESS WATER HEATER USED WITH A SOLAR WATER HEATING SYSTEM
A tankless water heating auxiliary system for a solar water heating system, includes a solar collector; a tankless water heater auxiliary system; an insulated...
THERMAL INTERFACE MATERIAL
A flexible sheet of aligned carbon nanotubes includes an array of aligned nanotubes in a free standing film form not adhered to the synthesis substrate, with a...
Contained burn units
A fully self-contained, transportable burning unit for logging by-products with low calorific value waste. Non-mechanical unit with natural draft to create a...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR A CONSTANT STEAM GENERATION FROM THE WASTE HEAT
OF AN ALKANE DEHYDROGENATION
The invention relates to a process and a device for an as constant as possible supply of steam flow from an alkane dehydrogenation, the process being carried...
ELEMENT AND METHOD FOR A FIRE-LIGHTING SYSTEM
Element of a fire-lighting system of an oven-grill that uses one or more firelighters and fire-lighting method in an oven-grill. Said element of the lighting...
FULL-VIEW OVEN DOORS HAVING LOCKING MECHANISMS
An oven door including a frame including a shroud and a pair of side rails for holding in place a glass pane; a hinge for securing the frame to an oven; and a...
Sliding and Tilting Door Assembly
A cooking appliance includes an outer cabinet within which is provided an oven cavity which can be selectively accessed by movement of a door mounted through a...
FILTER UNIT, FILTRATION METHOD AND SYSTEM
A filter unit, system and method for removing grease, oil and other particulates from air, for example, in a kitchen environment. The filter unit includes a...
High Efficiency Combustion Stove
The invention is a stove system that is portable, has a double walled external structure for the passage of air used in combustion of the fuel, which air also...
Systems and methods for heat recovery
An embodiment of filter unit heat exchanger according to the present invention provides improved operability and manufacturability. Such device may include a...
A stove structure includes a stove body. The stove body has a heat source portion and a wall portion. The wall portion has an inner wall and an outer wall. The...
Isolator Plate Assembly for Rock Breaking Device
A rock breaking device employs a falling weight and a striker pin or other tool held within a tool holding structure supported by a recoil assembly includes a...
Method For Shaping And Slicing Ingots Using An Aqueous Phosphate Solution
A method for slicing a workpiece into wafers in which a polyphosphate solution is applied to the workpiece during the slicing process. The method comprises the...
Method and Apparatus for Channeling Air Line Inside of Paintball Assembly
Having a Transfer Rod
A paintball assembly capable of channeling air line or pipe inside of the paintball assembly using a transfer rod is disclosed. The assembly includes a main...
A paintball marker includes a housing having formed therein a cylindrical chamber with an axis and an open end, and a valve assembly within and coaxial with the...
MICROPROSSESOR BASED VEHICLE EJECTION DEVICE USED TO DEFLATE TIRES
This invention relates to a device that ejects upon triggering, a vehicle tire deflation means such as the popular product STOP-STICK.RTM. or any projectile...
Bottom Loading Paintball Feed System
A paintball propelling device capable of propelling paintballs using bottom feed magazine is disclosed. The paintball propelling device, in one embodiment,...
BULLET LOADER FOR TOY GUN
A bullet loader for inserting toy bullets into a magazine is disclosed to include a housing having a bullet chamber, opposing inlet and outlet and a bullet...
OPTIONAL LOADING MECHANISM CAPABLE OF RETROFITTING PAINTBALL ASSEMBLY
A retrofit kit for providing flexible paintball loading mechanism is disclosed. In one embodiment, the retrofit kit includes a right side portion of a receiver,...
CROSSBOW TRIGGER ASSEMBLY
A crossbow trigger mechanism operable to fire an arrow or bolt. The trigger mechanism includes a trigger operatively connected to a pair of jaws for holding a...