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Charles H Klieman, David Needleman, John M Stiggelbout: End effector and instrument for endoscopic and general surgery needle control. Fish & Richardson P C P A, August 7, 2001: US06270508 (534 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument for use in laparoscopy is provided, comprising a tubular member having a proximal end and a distal end, a first end effector piece pivotably mounted to the tubular member near the distal end of the tubular member, a second end effector piece disposed near the distal end of the ...


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Laurent Schaller, Timothy McGrath, Ryan Connolly, David Needleman, Steven Golden, John Ashley, James Lee, Jeffrey Emery, J Brook Burley: Devices for treating the spine. Benvenue Medical, Cook Alex, June 4, 2013: US08454617 (58 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus are disclosed for distracting tissue and particularly spinal tissue. The device and method may include insertion of at least one elongated member and an augmenting member to form a structure between the tissues to be distraction, such that a dimensional aspect of the structure i ...


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Laurent Schaller, Timothy McGrath, Ryan Connolly, David Needleman, Steven Golden, John Ashley, James Lee, Jeffrey Emery, J Brook Burley: Devices for treating the spine. Benvenue Medical, Cook Alex, March 3, 2015: US08968408 (10 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus are disclosed for distracting tissue and particularly spinal tissue. The device and method may include insertion of at least one elongated member and an augmenting member to form a structure between the tissues to be distraction, such that a dimensional aspect of the structure i ...


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Laurent Schaller, Timothy McGrath, Ryan Connolly, David Needleman, Steven Golden, John Ashley, James Lee, Jeffrey Emery, J Brook Burley, Larry T Khoo: Devices for treating the spine. Benvenue Medical, Cook Alex, November 26, 2013: US08591583 (8 worldwide citation)

Various features of spinal implants and systems and methods for implanting the same with or between tissue layers in the human body.


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Alexander Huang, Henry Lao, David Needleman: Non-seeding biopsy device and method. Percutaneous Systems, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, September 16, 2008: US07425202 (8 worldwide citation)

Tissue biopsy is performed through a central passage of a cannula covered with a protective sleeve. The protective sleeve is attached at one end to a location at or near a distal end of the cannula. After the biopsy procedure is completed, the cannula is withdrawn so that its exterior slides through ...


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Laurent Schaller, Timothy McGrath, Ryan Connolly, David Needleman, Steven Golden, John Ashley, James Lee, Jeffrey Emery, J Brook Burley, Larry T Khoo: Devices for treating the spine. Benvenue Medical, Cook Alex, May 3, 2016: US09326866 (6 worldwide citation)

Various features of spinal implants and systems and methods for implanting the same with or between tissue layers in the human body.


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Laurent Schaller, Timothy McGrath, Ryan Connolly, David Needleman, Steven Golden, John Ashley, James Lee, Jeffrey Emery, J Brook Burley: Methods for treating the spine. Benvenue Medical, Cook Alex, May 9, 2017: US09642712 (3 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus are disclosed for distracting tissue and particularly spinal tissue. The device and method may include insertion of at least one elongated member and an augmenting member to form a structure between the tissues to be distraction, such that a dimensional aspect of the structure i ...


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David Needleman, Alex Roth, Daniel R Burnett, Jimmy Van Westenberg, Kobi Iki: Locking gastric obstruction device and method of use. BAROnova, Levine Bagade Han, September 11, 2018: US10070981

The present invention relates to a device for intermittently obstructing a bodily opening, such as a gastric opening, and includes a proximal member connected to a distal member by a tether. The proximal member is formable from an elongated and narrower configuration to a contracted or expanded but ...


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Laurent Schaller, Timothy McGrath, Ryan Connolly, David Needleman, Steven Golden, John Ashley, James Lee, Jeffrey Emery, J Brook Burley: Devices for treating the spine. Cook Alex, September 25, 2008: US20080234687-A1

Method and apparatus are disclosed for distracting tissue and particularly spinal tissue. The device and method may include insertion of at least one elongated member and an augmenting member to form a structure between the tissues to be distraction, such that a dimensional aspect of the structure i ...


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Laurent Schaller, Timothy McGrath, Ryan Connolly, David Needleman, Steven Golden, John Ashley, James Lee, Jeffrey Emery, J Brook Burley, Larry T Khoo: Devices for treating the spine. Cook Alex, September 25, 2008: US20080234827-A1

Various features of spinal implants and systems and methods for implanting the same with or between tissue layers in the human body.