05308357 is referenced by 299 patents and cites 4 patents.

A surgical instrument with a scissors-type handle mechanism is provided, with the handle mechanism being characterized by first and second handle members and a toggle linkage coupled to the handle members adapted to lock the handle members in a closed position.

Title
Handle mechanism for manual instruments
Application Number
7/934002
Publication Number
5308357
Application Date
August 21, 1992
Publication Date
May 3, 1994
Inventor
Philip R Lichtman
Newton
MA, US
Agent
Pandiscio & Pandiscio
Assignee
Microsurge
MA, US
IPC
A61B 17/42
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