YATES DAVID C, HUITEMA THOMAS W, SHELTON IV FREDERICK E, SWENSGARD BRETT E: [fr] Instrument chirurgical motorisé, [de] Motorbetriebenes chirurgisches Instrument, [en] Motorized surgical instrument. ETHICON ENDO SURGERY, March 24, 2010: EP2165660-A2 (232 worldwide citation)

[en] A surgical cutting and fastening instrument that is motorized. The instrument comprises in one embodiment a charge accumulator device, separate from a battery, that provides additional power to the motor under certain conditions. In addition, the motor may comprise multiple windings.

BAXTER CHESTER O III, BEDI JAMES J: [fr] Agencement de verrouillage pour agrafeuse chirurgicale, [de] Sperreinheit für ein chirurgisches Klammergerät, [en] Lockout arrangement for a surgical stapler. ETHICON ENDO SURGERY, March 24, 2010: EP2165656-A2 (190 worldwide citation)

[en] A surgical stapling instrument including a latch for securing first and second jaw members together, a cutting member which can be advanced and/or retracted relative to first and second jaw members, and, in addition, a lock which can prevent, or at least inhibit, the cutting member from being m ...


YATES DAVID C, SHELTON FREDERICK E IV, SMITH BRET W, SWENSGARD BRETT E, LAURENT RYAN J: [fr] Instrument chirurgical de découpe motorisé, [de] Motorbetriebenes chirurgisches Schneidinstrument, [en] Motor-driven surgical cutting instrument. ETHICON ENDO SURGERY, March 24, 2010: EP2165664-A2 (105 worldwide citation)

[en] A motor-driven surgical cutting and fastening instrument that comprises an end effector, a shaft connected to the end effector, and handle connected to the shaft. The end effector may comprise a cutting instrument that, when actuated, longitudinally traverses the end effector to cut tissue clam ...

FITTON NICHOLAS GERALD, NICOLAS FREDERIC, GAMMACK PETER DAVID: [en] Annular fan. DYSON TECHNOLOGY, March 24, 2010: GB2463698-A (81 worldwide citation)

[en] A fan assembly comprises a nozzle 1 mounted on a base 16 which houses means for creating an air flow through the nozzle 1. The nozzle 1 comprises an interior passage 10 which receives air flow from the base 16, and a mouth 12 through which the air flow is emitted. The nozzle 1 extends substanti ...

Kato Noboru, Ikemoto Nobuo: Wireless ic device. Murata Manufacturing Co, March 24, 2010: EP2166617-A1 (52 worldwide citation)

A wireless-IC-device main part (6) is disposed on a surface opposite a surface for receiving signals from a reader/writer. The wireless-IC-device main part (6) has an insulating substrate, which is provided with a loop electrode (7) and an electromagnetically coupled module (1) coupled to the loop e ...

Kisel Andrey, Robinson Dave Cecil, Schutte Tiaan: Control of delivery of digital content, and an apparatus therefor. Alcatel Lucent, March 24, 2010: EP2166725-A1 (41 worldwide citation)

A method is provided of controlling delivery of digital content to a user terminal in a network. The digital content is at least one of video data and audio data. The network comprises a central controller connected to access points. Each of the access points is for access by respective multiple use ...