Patents by Inventor Willie J. Thomas

Willie J. Thomas has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 4511158
    Abstract: A device for securely yet removably attaching a pole, for example, an intravenous pole of the type having wheels supporting it for movement across a surface, to a wheeled patient transport device, such as, a wheeled stretcher, wheelchair, or the like, so that the pole and the patient transport device can be moved as a contiguous unit across a surface, the device comprises a clamp member for removably clamping the intravenous pole and a member rigidly associated with a portion of the patient transport device for receiving the clamp thereby securing the intravenous pole thereto.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 27, 1982
    Date of Patent: April 16, 1985
    Assignee: Mt. Sinai Medical Center of Greater Miami
    Inventors: Sandor I. Varga, Richard L. Dougherty, Donny C. Dandy, Willie J. Thomas