05518164 is referenced by 696 patents and cites 35 patents.

An endoscopic surgical system which includes an instrument for carrying out a step in the procedure. The instrument is power operated and the system includes sensing elements to control the operation of the instrument.

Title
Endoscopic surgical system with sensing means
Application Number
822478
Publication Number
5518164
Application Date
May 26, 1995
Publication Date
May 21, 1996
Inventor
Michael D Hooven
Cincinnati
OH, US
Agent
Paul A Coletti
Assignee
Ethicon
NJ, US
IPC
A61B 17/068
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