09877723 is referenced by 3 patents and cites 5017 patents.

A surgical stapling assembly that comprises an end effector, a staple cartridge, a plurality of staples, a shaft assembly, a housing, a rotary motion actuator, a first actuation system configured to cause the end effector to perform a first function, and a second actuation system configured to cause the end effector to perform a second function is disclosed. The surgical stapling assembly further comprises a selector arrangement transitionable between a first orientation and a second orientation. The rotary motion actuator is configured to operably interface with the first actuation system in the first orientation to cause the end effector to perform the first function. The rotary motion actuator is configured to operably interface with the second actuation system to cause the end effector to perform the second function in the second orientation.

Title
Surgical stapling assembly comprising a selector arrangement
Application Number
15/147018
Publication Number
9877723 (B2)
Application Date
May 5, 2016
Publication Date
January 30, 2018
Inventor
Gregory B Blair
San Jose
CA, US
Dean B Bruewer
Fairfield
OH, US
Patrick A Weizman
Liberty Township
OH, US
Douglas B Hoffman
Harrison
OH, US
Mark S Ortiz
Milford
OH, US
Geoffrey C Hueil
Cincinnati
OH, US
Frederick E Shelton IV
Hillsboro
OH, US
Andrew M Zwolinski
Cincinnati
OH, US
Galen C Robertson
Apex
NC, US
Jeffrey D Messerly
Cincinnati
OH, US
Randall J Tanguay
Lebanon
OH, US
Steven G Hall
Cincinnati
OH, US
Assignee
Ethicon
PR, US
IPC
A61B 90/00
A61B 50/00
A61B 90/70
A61B 17/32
A61B 17/29
A61B 17/00
A61B 17/068
A61B 17/115
A61B 17/10
A61B 17/072
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