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Douglas G Noiles: Surgical fastening method and device therefor. United States Surgical Corporation, Fleit & Jacobson, November 29, 1977: US04060089 (552 worldwide citation)

A method for joining soft body tissues and a device for practicing the method which includes a retainer strip formed of a material which in time is absorbed by the body and which is provided with a plurality of longitudinally spaced openings and a fastener strip also formed of a material which is si ...


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Rustam I Utyamyshev, Boris A Smirnov, Nikolai N Kanshin, Ivan A Korolkov, Tatyana L Ivanova: Surgical suturing instrument for performing anastomoses between structures of the digestive tract. Vsesojozny Naucho Issledovatelsky i Ispytatelny Institut Meditsinskoi Tekhniki, Fleit Jacobson Cohn & Price, March 19, 1985: US04505272 (395 worldwide citation)

An instrument comprising a tubular staple case is disclosed, the case being traversed by a supporting rod extending outwardly therefrom with its front end. The tubular case is used to mount a plunger with a knife arranged on the rod. An abutment head mounted on the front end of the rod is made gener ...


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Douglas G Noiles: Coherent surgical staple array. United States Surgical Corporation, Fleit & Jacobson, June 30, 1981: US04275813 (391 worldwide citation)

A coherent surgical-staple stack comprising a plurality of staples, bonded together in a parallel contiguous relationship by a biodegradable, absorbable plastic.


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Alois A Langer, Steve A Kolenik, Marlin S Heilman, Mieczyslaw Mirowski, Morton M Mower: Implantable heart stimulator and stimulation method. Mieczyslaw Mirowski, Fleit Jacobson Cohn & Price, October 4, 1983: US04407288 (391 worldwide citation)

An implantable heart stimulator and related method calls for the determination of a given heart condition from among a plurality of conditions, the selection of at least one mode of operation for treating the determined condition, and the execution of the mode of operation selected, so as to treat t ...


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Vladimir M Fedotov, Vladimir P Kharchenko, Iosif L Lipovsky, Tatyana L Ivanova: Ligating instrument. Vsesojuzny Nauchno Issledovatelsky I Ispytatelny Institute Meditsinskoi Tekhniki, Fleit Jacobson Cohn & Price, December 16, 1986: US04629107 (384 worldwide citation)

A ligating instrument comprising an anvil body and a staple driving body with a longitudinal groove which accommodates a staple magazine with staple pushers and a wedge. The latter is mounted on a carriage arranged in guides provided on the lateral walls of the staple driving body. The instrument in ...


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Oleg A Sorochenko: Bipolar electrosurgical instrument. Kharkovsky Nauchno Issledovatelsky Institut Obschei I, Fleit Jacobson Cohn & Price, June 9, 1987: US04671274 (370 worldwide citation)

A bipolar electrosurgical instrument, comprising movable arms (1 and 3) electrically insulated from each other and provided with current-carrying working jaws. According to the invention, the working jaws are shaped as prongs (6 and 7) curved in the same direction, the prongs (7) of the working jaw ...


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Michael V Sefton: Encapsulation of live animal cells. Fleit & Jacobson, October 12, 1982: US04353888 (362 worldwide citation)

Viable mammalian cells are encapsulated in a polymeric membrane to form microencapsulated beads ready for introduction into a host body. The polymeric membrane allows passage therethrough of cell substrates and secretions, but prevents passage of larger molecules such as proteinaceous antibodies. In ...


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Arata Suzuki, Marcia Suzuki, William T Tyberg, George Banks: Ambulatory physiological evaluation system including cardiac monitoring. Capintec, Fleit Jacobson Cohn Price Holman & Stern, May 12, 1992: US05111818 (351 worldwide citation)

An ambulatory physiological evaluation system including a main and background gamma radiation detector provided in a vestlike garment worn by a patient for the purpose of monitoring and/or diagnosing the patient's physiological activities during a prescribed period of time. Also included is an appar ...


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David Thomas Green, Richard A McGarry: Ligating and dividing organic structures. United States Surgical Corporation, Fleit & Jacobson, May 2, 1978: US04086926 (338 worldwide citation)

A cartridge is provided for ligating and dividing organic structures such as blood vessels or a band of tissue containing a plurality of blood vessesls, nerves or the like. The cartridge operates in three stages and is adapted to associate with an instrument which provides power to the cartridge. Af ...


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Viktor A Lipatov, Igor A Guskov, Nikolai N Kanshin: Surgical suturing instrument. Fleit Jacobson Cohn Price Holman & Stern, September 18, 1990: US04957499 (327 worldwide citation)

A surgical suturing instrument for establishing circular compression anastomoses in the organs of the digestive tract comprises a rod (2) accommodated in a hollow body (1) coaxially therewith and having a stationary fixed connecting ring (13), a hollow cylindrical knife (3) made fast of a hollow tub ...