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  Arrowhead device - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Arrowhead device is a decoration of the United States Army which is issued as an attachment to certain service medals.
The Arrowhead device is awarded to any service member who participates in an amphibious assault, a combat parachute drop, a helicopter assault landing, or a combat glider attack.
In almost all cases, the arrowhead device is issued with a corresponding campaign service star, which denotes the campaign in which the assault landing was accomplished.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Arrowhead_device   (166 words)

  
 Archery arrowhead puller device - Patent 5102100
The improved device of claim 1 wherein the lower end of said puller arm is tapered down to facilitate pulling of buried arrowheads.
The device further includes a puller arm rearward of the brace arm and similarly hinged to the bar, depending therefrom and bearing at its lower end a threaded space adapted to threadably receive the threaded rear end of an arrowhead connector typically used with broadheads and field points.
Thus, device 10 is shown which comprises an elongated bar 12 of durable material such as steel, and a brace arm 14 of steel or the like, as well as a puller arm 16 of steel or the like.
www.freepatentsonline.com /5102100.html   (2074 words)

  
 Database   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
The ”M“ device is worn with the Armed Forces Reserve Medal to denote active duty status for at least one day during a contingency.
The device is worn with the Army of Occupation Medal to denote service of 90 consecutive days in direct support of the Berlin Airlift (June 26, 1948, to Sept. 30, 1949).
The arrowhead denotes participation in a combat parachute jump, combat glider landing or amphibious assault landing.
www.af.mil /news/airman/0106/awards.shtml   (404 words)

  
 Broadhead arrow with axial alignment device - Patent 4621817
By rotating the alignment member prior to tightening the arrowhead to the shaft, the axial disposition of the arrowhead relative the shaft may be altered to obtain a balanced arrow free of any wobble when spin tested about the point of the arrowhead.
With the use of the instant alignment device, the axial disposition of any of numerous types of broadhead arrowheads may be manipulated with respect to the longitudinal axis of an arrow shaft by a simple action.
The arrowhead illustrated in the drawing is shown with a single forwardmost blade 3 provided with a pair of diverging edges 4--4 and is suitably affixed to a central, rearwardly extending ferrule or hub 5.
www.freepatentsonline.com /4621817.html   (2553 words)

  
 Hospital to test ID chip in patients
Dev GnanaDev, Arrowhead Regional medical director, said the program is part of the hospital's push to get appropriate care to those with chronic ailments such as cardiovascular disease or diabetes.
Arrowhead Regional's emergency room is often occupied by patients with a chronic disorder who can't effectively communicate their medical needs.
With the Board's approval, Arrowhead Regional becomes the seventh hospital in the country and the first in California to agree to pilot the microchip.
www.prisonplanet.com /articles/november2005/241105testid.htm   (608 words)

  
 Devices worn on the Ribbon Awards of the U.S. Military Services
In most cases the individual services prescribe how the device is displayed with the exception of defense awards which are determined by the assistant secretary of defense.
The SILVER STAR device is worn in the same manner as the Gold Star, in lieu of 5 Gold Stars.
A Bronze Numeral Device is worn on the AIR MEDAL and certain other awards to indicate the total number of strike/flight awards.
www.homeofheroes.com /medals/ribbons/1_devices.html   (850 words)

  
 Gallery of Medical Devices: Part 2: Devices of the Head, Neck, Spine, Chest, and Abdomen -- Taljanovic et al. 25 (4): ...
Anteroposterior (a) and lateral (b) radiographs of the head and neck show cranial traction tongs and a halo device that overlie the patient’s head, neck, and upper thorax and that stabilize a cervical spine fracture.
The devices were used to treat severe cervical spine stenosis and cord decompression.
The assist device is used as a bridge to cardiac transplantation.
radiographics.rsnajnls.org /cgi/content/full/25/4/1119   (2480 words)

  
 Clinical Trials - Arrowhead Electronic Healthcare   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
And it may be that these extra weeks are critical in beating the competition to launch, whether with a new drug class, new indication or new device.
When compared with the EPD the results for compliance were striking (see figure) and the authors concluded that the results 'call into question the validity of paper diary records'.
The provision of patients with a smart device that makes participation easy can be just the incentive a patient needs to join a trial.
www.arrowheadehealth.com /index.pl/clinical_trials   (363 words)

  
 Arrowhead Licenses Nanotech Stem Cell Device From Stanford   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Arrowhead Research has exclusively licensed intellectual property from Stanford University for a nanotech device that controls the behavior of adult stem cells.
Arrowhead will fund additional research involving the device at Stanford in exchange for the right to exclusively license and commercialize the technology.
Arrowhead has committed $600,000 to the project, with $110,000 funded upon signing and the remainder payable quarterly over the following two years.
www.fdanews.com /dailies/device/2_112/news/41937-1.html   (148 words)

  
 Helical CT Findings in Patients Who Have Undergone Stapes Surgery for Otosclerosis -- Williams et al. 174 (2): 387 -- ...
It is impossible to know whether prosthesis is in contact with stapes footplate or slightly separated from it.
Device is correctly inserted on long process of incus (arrow); no gap is seen between footplate plane and tip of prosthesis.
Gap (arrowhead) between tip of prosthesis (arrow) and footplate is clearly visible.
www.ajronline.org /cgi/content/figsonly/174/2/387   (820 words)

  
 Arrowhead-Weston Transmission Project
Electric fields are found wherever there is electricity and are associated with any device or wire that is connected to a source of electricity.
Any device that uses electric current has a magnetic field, whether it is a toaster or a ceiling fan.
Contradictory and sometimes misunderstood studies have raised questions as to whether electric and magnetic fields from electric transmission lines adversely affect the health of those living near the lines.
www.arrowhead-weston.com /emf.shtml?leftnavid=environment   (566 words)

  
 National Park Service: Badges and Uniform Ornamentation (Foreword)
This ebb and flow from general to the specific is a frequent theme in the subject of badges and devices.
There is many a ranger who believes that the arrow device must go back to the dawn of time or at least to the very beginnings of the Park Service.
They will be stunned to discover the date that the arrowhead device was introduced to the Park Service uniform was 1952.
www.cr.nps.gov /history/online_books/workman1b/vola.htm   (658 words)

  
 Arrowhead Research
Arrowhead Research Corporation is a nanotechnology company structured to bring together a diverse set of technologies, a broad suite of intellectual property, and some of the most respected minds in this dynamic field.
Knowledge synergy: Arrowhead, its subsidiaries and sponsored scientists can leverage technology, know-how and intellectual property generated by others within the Arrowhead family of companies or developed in sponsored research projects.
While Arrowhead has the ability to make additional capital contributions, it may choose to forfeit shares in an entity in lieu of making additional cash investments.
www.arrowres.com /about.html   (553 words)

  
 Welcome to Arrowhead Dental Arts
This remarkable device is worn while sleeping and is virtually invisible.
This device is the first clinically proven, non-drug method for the prevention of migraine headaches.
With regular use, the NTI device retrains facial muscles and prevents you from clinching and grinding your teeth.
www.arrowheaddentalarts.com /nightguard.html   (220 words)

  
 News - Arrowhead Electronic Healthcare   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Bayer is working with Arrowhead Electronic Healthcare to help patients manage, track and report home treatments, access educational materials, communicate with healthcare providers.
Bayer BP continues to work with Arrowhead Electronic Healthcare, LLC to develop and make available the only hand-held electronic patient diary with a barcode scanner that more accurately and conveniently captures bleeding and treatment information.
This device, which has enjoyed phenomenal early success in pilot studies in Europe and Canada, now is being tested in the United States.
www.arrowheadehealth.com /index.pl/news   (978 words)

  
 Colours, Guidons & Streamers of the US Army
The inscription and device, if required, will be as indicated on the unit's lineage and honours.
The earned honour device is embroidered in yellow two inches from the end of the streamer to indicate the battalion of a regiment that has the device actually participated in the campaign.
A bronze embroidered arrowhead is placed 3/4 inch before the inscription on the streamer to indicate the unit made a parachute jump into enemy territory; participated in an amphibious landing on enemy territory; or made a helicopter assault landing in enemy held territory as part of an organized force carrying out an assigned tactical mission.
www.diggerhistory.info /pages-flags/colours-usa.htm   (2049 words)

  
 FAQ Heritage Bn. (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.netlab.uky.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
It is a handsome piece of work with all the medals, ribbons, devices, badges and much else shown in living color with text that tells us what the pictures mean.
To distinguish the award of the decorations for valor a bronze "V" for Valor device is attached.
Furthermore I believe the requirement that there be an active defense on the ground for either a jump or an amphibious landing to get a bronze arrowhead was something added by chairborne staff people to cover their rears and make it so it would be impossible to qualify.
corregidor.org.cob-web.org:8888 /heritage_battalion/admin/FAQ-awards.html   (2297 words)

  
 Arrowhead Global Solutions
He has extensive experience in the design and implementation of networks utilizing thin client devices with a server based architecture.
At Arrowhead, he is responsible for managing the corporate IT infrastructure, IT Service Center, and IT engineers as well as other significant Government IT-related programs.
He is the co-founder of Arrowhead's subsidiary, NYTOR Technologies, a thin client computing device developed for end users requiring multi-level security access and control across various domains.
www.arrowhead.com /about/bios/gtome.php   (196 words)

  
 UCHC Library - PDA Resources - Windows / Infrared Instructions
The infrared beam emits from the arrowhead-shaped device.
Because each web based service is different, the configurations for updating these services will vary and must be set within the software for that particular service.
After establishing a connection to the infrared device (see Connect To The Infrared Device), and the "Connecting" window closes, click on OK in the upper right corner of the screen.
library.uchc.edu /pda/infrared-windows.html   (415 words)

  
 Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
Additionally, any such soldier authorized the arrowhead device may be awarded the ACM with arrowhead device in lieu of the GWOTEM with arrowhead device.
No soldier shall be entitled to both medals for the same act, achievement or period of service.
Additionally, any such soldier authorized the arrowhead device may be awarded the ICM with arrowhead device in lieu of the GWOTEM with arrowhead device.
www.tioh.hqda.pentagon.mil /Awards/GwotExpeditionaryMedal.htm   (585 words)

  
 War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
In addition, any Army soldier who was authorized the arrowhead device may be awarded the Afghanistan Canpaign Medal with the arrowhead device.
In addition, any Army soldier authorized the arrowhead device may be awarded the Iraq Campaign Medal with arrowhead device in lieu of the War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal with arrowhead device.
However, no soldier shall be entitled to both medals for the same act, achievement, or period of service.
foxfall.com /csm-common-wote.htm   (1096 words)

  
 mountaininfo.com - Lake Arrowhead Communities and San Bernardino Mountain Information
Experience the beauty and excitement of a narrated tour of Lake Arrowhead aboard the elegant Arrowhead Queen.
The splendor and serenity of Lake Arrowhead's lush forest, sparkling water and blue skies glide by, as you sit back and enjoy close-up views of exquisite lakefront homes and learn about the fascinating history of the lake.
Tickets may be purchased at Leroy's, located dock-side in the Lake Arrowhead Village near the boarding area for the boat tours.
www.mountaininfo.com /boattours.html   (191 words)

  
 Missing Radioactive Device Found Near Arrowhead Stadium   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Jeff - This report should state that the device contained radioactive Cesium-137.
These guages are stolen on a very regular basis - even several times a month.
A radioactive device containing uranium stolen from a bar parking lot Thursday night was found dumped along a road behind Arrowhead Stadium Friday morning, KMBC 9 News' Donna Pitman reported.
www.rense.com /general24/near.htm   (232 words)

  
 Transcatheter Occlusion of a Large Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation with Use of a Cardioseal Device -- ...
Transcatheter Occlusion of a Large Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation with Use of a Cardioseal Device -- Apostolopoulou et al.
(b) The Cardioseal device is a double umbrella device consisting of two discs or umbrellas connected at their center; each umbrella consists of four arms with central and mid-arm hinges covered with woven polyester fabric.
Initially, a 27-mm device was deployed in the lower portion
www.jvir.org /cgi/content/full/12/6/767   (1560 words)

  
 Rapid Thrombectomy of Superior Sagittal Sinus and Transverse Sinus Thrombosis with a Rheolytic Catheter Device -- ...
Rapid Thrombectomy of Superior Sagittal Sinus and Transverse Sinus Thrombosis with a Rheolytic Catheter Device -- Opatowsky et al.
Rapid Thrombectomy of Superior Sagittal Sinus and Transverse Sinus Thrombosis with a Rheolytic Catheter Device
G and H, Postthrombectomy lateral (G) and anteroposterior (H) venograms obtained via a microcatheter (arrowhead) show marked improvement in the appearance of the superior sagittal sinus with minimum residual thrombus (arrows).
www.ajnr.org /cgi/content/full/20/3/414   (2339 words)

  
 Laptop and Wireless Services at Beatley Library   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
An infrared syncing device for PDAs has been installed in the Library at the Reference Desk.
You may use this station to update applications such as AvantGo or to surf the Web from your PDA.
This is the procedure you'll follow each time you sync AvantGo, if you choose to update AvantGo only.
www.simmons.edu /resources/libraries/wireless/pda_sync.html   (237 words)

  
 title (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.netlab.uky.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
As a medic, I fought along side the Infantry platoon I was assigned to, treating wounded soldiers while under enemy fire.
McCarthy trained to become a medic and was sent to Iraq six days after the beginning of the war.
On Aug. 10, 2003 McCarthy nearly lost his right hand when an improvised explosive device detonated on the side of the road.
www.scholarshipsforveterans.org.cob-web.org:8888 /page3.html   (3655 words)

  
 Asiatic Pacific Campaign Service Medal Display Recognition
A bronze arrowhead device was awarded for participation in designated Army amphibious and airborne combat assaults (Note: only one bronze arrowhead could be worn on the ribbon).
(Army/Air Force) Bronze Arrowhead device denotes participation in parachute, glider or amphibious landing or assault.
A bronze arrowhead is worn on the ribbon to indicate participation in a combat parachute jump, combat glider landing, or amphibious assault landing within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater.
www.amervets.com /replacement/ap.htm   (1990 words)

  
 Medical Educator - Major General George W. Weightman - Military Medical Technology (via CobWeb/3.1 ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
A systematic approach to the care of trauma patients across a continuum—injury in the field to discharge from a hospital—has become the standard of care within the civilian community.
We strive to prepare our soldiers to be successful in the environments in which they will operate with more emphasis on tactical combat casualty care.
Scenarios and vignettes used in training reflect current operations in Iraq and Afghanistan to include medical treatment of detainees, civilians on the battlefield, improvised explosive devices, vehicle borne improvised explosive devices, as well as cultural awareness.
www.military-medical-technology.com.cob-web.org:8888 /article.cfm?DocID=1055   (4517 words)

  
 UltimateRack :: View topic - DAILY PROGRESS REPORT
made the graphics for the hourglasses, the M device and changed the numeral 2 graphic to a more realistic graphic.
GWOTEM kind of has the Arrowhead device now...
Created function for ribbons which receive one and no more than one of a single device...
ultimaterack.ajandj.com /bb/viewtopic.php?t=6   (1392 words)

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