07473263 is referenced by 267 patents and cites 47 patents.

A powered surgical apparatus can be used with a source of irrigation fluid and a source of suction. The powered surgical apparatus can include a cutting blade assembly and a handle. The handle can include an upper portion defining a distal section connectable to the cutting blade assembly and a lower portion extending downwardly from the upper portion. The handle can be connectable to the source of irrigation fluid and the source of suction. The system can also include a manually actuable input device that provides at least one signal relevant to at least one operation of the system, and a controller that receives the at least one input signal and provides an output signal to perform the at least one operation of the system.

Title
Powered surgical apparatus, method of manufacturing powered surgical apparatus, and method of using powered surgical apparatus
Application Number
11/45255
Publication Number
7473263 (B2)
Application Date
January 31, 2005
Publication Date
January 6, 2009
Inventor
Scott Andrew Brenneman
Menlo Park
CA, US
Energy Cruse II
Foster City
CA, US
Benjamin Mark Chow
San Francisco
CA, US
Thomas Franz Enders
Mountain View
CA, US
James Gerard Tappel
Hickory Corners
MI, US
Dickon Isaacs
Chicago
IL, US
Eric Christopher Sugalski
Chicago
IL, US
Rodney Hal Monson
Winthrop Harbor
IL, US
Jacob Shieffelin Brauer
Chicago
IL, US
Tasos George Karahalios
Chicago
IL, US
Benjamin Leo Rush
Evanston
IL, US
Andrew Christopher Burroughs
Kenosha
WI, US
Perry Robin Mykleby
Collierville
TN, US
Carrie Deanne Mills
Atoka
TN, US
Phillip Andrew Ryan
Memphis
TN, US
Constance Elaine Johnston
Eads
TN, US
Agent
Oliff & Berridge
Assignee
Gyrus Ent L L C
TN, US
IPC
A61B 17/20
A61B 17/32
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