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Jeffrey S Swayze, Frederick E Shelton IV, Kevin R Doll, Eugene Timperman: Electronic lockouts and surgical instrument including same. Ethicon Endo Surgery, January 12, 2010: US07644848 (534 worldwide citation)

A surgical cutting and stapling instrument is disclosed. The instrument includes an end effector and a handle. The end effector includes a channel, an anvil pivotally attached to the channel, a moveable cutting instrument for cutting an object positioned between the anvil and the channel, and a stap ...


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Jeffrey S Swayze, Frederick E Shelton, Kevin R Doll, Eugene Timperman: Electronic lockouts and surgical instrument including same. Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Preston Gates Ellis, August 2, 2007: US20070175956-A1

A surgical cutting and stapling instrument is disclosed. The instrument includes an end effector and a handle. The end effector includes a channel, an anvil pivotally attached to the channel, a moveable cutting instrument for cutting an object positioned between the anvil and the channel, and a stap ...