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An apparatus for achieving hemostasis and pneumostasis along a staple line by utilizing a compliant bioabsorbable foam buttress which may be attached to one jaw of a surgical stapling apparatus by a biocompatible releasable adhesive.

Title
Foam buttress for stapling apparatus
Application Number
9/345093
Publication Number
6325810 (B1)
Application Date
June 30, 1999
Publication Date
December 4, 2001
Inventor
James F Martin
Lebanon
OH, US
Lowell G Saferstein
West Orange
NJ, US
Ram L Kataria
Hamilton Square
NJ, US
Joel S Rosenblatt
Watchung
NJ, US
David A Dalessandro
Fanwood
NJ, US
Murty N Vyakarnam
Edison
NJ, US
Mark B Roller
North Brunswick
NJ, US
Rao S Bezwada
Whitehouse Station
NJ, US
Leslie Hamilton
Ringoes
NJ, US
Assignee
Ethicon
NJ, US
IPC
A61B 17/04
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