08328802 is referenced by 206 patents and cites 120 patents.

A surgical device includes a radio-frequency-signal-generation assembly including a radio-frequency-signal-generation circuit operable to generate a radio-frequency signal at an output and adapted to couple to a switch-mode power supply and a surgical handle including an end effector having at least one jaw with at least one electrical contact, the end effector including at least one signal input that electrically connects to the output to provide the radio-frequency signal at the at least one electrical contact.

Title
Cordless medical cauterization and cutting device
Application Number
12/403835
Publication Number
8328802 (B2)
Application Date
March 13, 2009
Publication Date
December 11, 2012
Inventor
Sean McBrayer
Miami
FL, US
Korey Kline
Miami
FL, US
Thomas O Bales
Coral Gables
FL, US
Matthew A Palmer
Miami
FL, US
Derek Dee Deville
Coral Gables
FL, US
Assignee
Covidien
CH
IPC
A61B 18/18
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