2090244-A2 is referenced by 281 patents and cites 14 patents.

[en] A piece of buttress material (36) and an end-effector of a surgical instrument including features which can aid a surgeon in properly and quickly attaching the piece of buttress material (36) to the end-effector. In various embodiments, a piece of buttress material (36) can include retention features (44) which can be engaged with portions of an end-effector to releasably retain the piece of buttress material (36) to at least a portion of the end-effector. Similarly, an end-effector can include features (46) configured to engage portions of a piece of buttress material (36) to releasably retain the piece of buttress material (36) to the end-effector. In at least one embodiment, more than one piece of buttress material can be releasably retained to an end-effector.

Title
[fr] Effecteur chirurgical dextrémité doté de caractéristiques de rétention de renfort
[de] Chirurgischer Endeffektor mit Versteifungshaltemerkmalen
[en] Surgical end effector having buttress retention features
Application Number
EP20090250379
Publication Number
2090244 (A2)
Application Date
February 13, 2009
Publication Date
August 19, 2009
Inventor
MORGAN JEROME R
US
SWAYZE JEFFREY S
US
SHELTON FREDERICK E IV
US
HUITEMA THOMAS W
US
Assignee
ETHICON ENDO SURGERY
US
IPC
A61B 19/02
A61B 17/072
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