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John M Barker, Alan K Plyley: Flexible surgical stapler assembly. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Robert E Hartenberger, Richard Meyers, Roger A Williams, June 9, 1987: US04671445 (729 worldwide citation)

A flexible surgical stapler assembly includes a staple firing head assembly and a handle actuator assembly connected to the staple firing head assembly through a flexible spine. The staple firing head assembly includes an anvil assembly defining an anvil surface which provides an array of staple for ...


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Arnold C Bilstad, Richard I Brown, Robert J Kruger: Actuator apparatus for a prepackaged fluid processing module having pump and valve elements operable in response to externally applied pressures. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Paul C Flattery, Daniel D Ryan, Eugene M Cummings, October 30, 1984: US04479761 (357 worldwide citation)

A fluid processing apparatus for use in conjunction with a prepackaged disposable fluid processing module of the type which includes an integral housing wherein fluid containers, tubing segments, and other components required in processing a fluid are contained, and wherein fluid communication betwe ...


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Erin McGurk Burleson, Elmer Koehler, Victor S Packham: Surgical cutting instrument. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Gordon L Peterson, July 25, 1989: US04850354 (333 worldwide citation)

A surgical cutting instrument comprising an outer tube having a peripheral wall, an end wall and an opening in the peripheral wall and the end wall. The outer tube has first and second cutting edges defining portions of the periphery of the opening, and the cutting edges intersect at an angle of at ...


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Lynn M Shimada, Guy R Lowery, Glen L Lieber: Valvuloplasty catheter and method. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Gordon L Peterson, April 11, 1989: US04819751 (313 worldwide citation)

A valvuloplasty catheter comprising a catheter body having a through lumen, a tube extending through the lumen and having a distal end portion extending distally beyond the distal end of the catheter body and movable axially in the lumen relative to the catheter body. A radially expandable and axial ...


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Arnold C Bilstad, Richard I Brown, Robert J Kruger: Actuator apparatus for a prepackaged fluid processing module having pump and valve elements operable in response to applied pressures. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Paul C Flattery, Daniel D Ryan, Eugene M Cummings, October 30, 1984: US04479760 (294 worldwide citation)

A fluid processing apparatus for use in conjunction with a disposable fluid processing module of the type which includes an integral housing wherein fluid containers, tubing segments, and other components required in processing a fluid are contained, and wherein fluid communication between the conta ...


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Edward J Boarini, Joseph W Jonker: Peelable catheter with securing ring and suture sleeve. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Paul C Flattery, John P Kirby Jr, David L Hitchcock, October 25, 1983: US04411654 (284 worldwide citation)

An introducer catheter (22) through which a primary device (38) may be inserted having a slidable sleeve (16), which prevents premature disruption of the peelable catheter tube (14) and which also remains in position on the primary device (38) after the introducer catheter has been peeled apart. Als ...


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Erin McGurk Burleson, Elmer Koehler, Victor Packham, James A Thimsen, Terry L Whipple, Richard B Caspari: Surgical cutting instrument. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Gorgon L Peterson, Frank J Uxa Jr, September 19, 1989: US04867157 (284 worldwide citation)

A surgical cutting instrument comprising an outer tube having a peripheral wall and a longitudinal axis. The outer tube has a plurality of openings arranged generally longitudinally along the outer tube. Each of the openings has first and second cutting edges defining portions of the periphery of su ...


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Fredric I Orkin, Theodore Liber, Charles R Smith, Kimball J Knowlton, Albin Huntley: Closed multi-fluid delivery system and method. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Charles R Mattenson, Paul C Flattery, May 15, 1990: US04925444 (283 worldwide citation)

A multiple fluid delivery system usable for the delivery of intravenous fluids to a patient from a plurality of fluid sources includes flexible tubing members for coupling the sources to a fluid junction member. The fluid junction member, wherein little or no interfluid mixing occurs, is coupled by ...


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Thomas P Robinson: Catheter insertion unit with separate flashback indication for the cannula. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Richards Harris & Medlock, March 2, 1982: US04317445 (281 worldwide citation)

An intravenous assembly includes a needle extending through a hub and a catheter or cannula secured at its proximal end to the hub. The cannula includes a side port near the distal end thereof in fluid communication with an annular flashback chamber formed between the cannula and needle to provide v ...


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Arnold C Bilstad, Richard I Brown, Robert J Kruger: Prepackaged fluid processing module having pump and valve elements operable in response to applied pressures. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Paul C Flattery, Daniel D Ryan, Eugene M Cummings, October 30, 1984: US04479762 (277 worldwide citation)

A disposable prepackaged fluid processing module includes an integral housing wherein fluid containers, tubing segments, and other components required in processing a fluid are contained. Fluid communication between the containers, components and tubing segments is provided by a fluid circuit formed ...