05011483 is referenced by 82 patents and cites 10 patents.

An apparatus coupled to a laser delivery device comprising a housing having a laser waveguide for receiving a laser beam from the delivery device and for transmitting the laser beam to an area of medical treatment and a connection for receiving radio frequency electrical current and transmitting the current to an electrode for providing the current to the area of medical treatment. The apparatus combines the advantages of radio frequency electrosurgery techniques and laser surgery techniques in one device, offering the surgeon instant access to both techniques during surgery, as needed.

Title
Combined electrosurgery and laser beam delivery device
Application Number
7/371744
Publication Number
5011483
Application Date
June 26, 1989
Publication Date
April 30, 1991
Inventor
Dennis Sleister
11 Briarbrook Dr., East Greenwich, 02818
RI, US
Agent
Kenyon & Kenyon
IPC
A61B 17/32
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