07211093 is referenced by 57 patents and cites 7 patents.

An instrument and method for suturing wound closures is provided having a handle, shaft and suture engagement mechanism. The instrument provides for multiple placements or “bites” of suture in tissues to enable a wide variety of suturing techniques, including the ability to “run” a suture. The instrument further facilitates suture knot tying. The method of this instrument provides for rapid and effective remote suture placement and knot tying.

Title
Sew-right running stitch instrument
Application Number
10/757042
Publication Number
7211093 (B2)
Application Date
January 14, 2004
Publication Date
May 1, 2007
Inventor
Mark A Bovard
Mendon
NY, US
Michael W Fitzsimmons
Rochester
NY, US
James W Guelzow
Victor
NY, US
John F Hammond
Canandaigua
NY, US
Jude S Sauer
Rochester
NY, US
Agent
Harter Secrest & Emery
Brian B Shaw Esq
Stephen B Salai Esq
Assignee
LSI Solutions
NY, US
IPC
A61B 17/12
A61B 17/04
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