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Warren P Williamson IV, Thomas W Huitema, James H Chambers: Surgical stapler and staple cartridge. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Dressler Rockey Milnamow & Katz, February 16, 1999: US05871135 (697 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapler comprising at least one cam having a cam surface, an arrangement for actuating the cam for a longitudinal firing movement of the cam surface, a cartridge having a plurality of staple drive members driven by the longitudinal movement of the cam surface, and a plurality of surgical ...


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Horace R Trumbull, Mary E Kay, Bernard J Durman, Brenton K Ahrens, James H Chambers: Method and apparatus for achieving hemostasis along a staple line. Ethicon, Dressler Goldsmith Shore & Milnamow, November 23, 1993: US05263629 (667 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus to achieve hemostasis along a staple line by utilizing a pledget material positioned adjacent at least one surface of tissue. A line of staples extends through the tissue and the pledget material. The pledget material substantially uniformly distributes pressure along the stap ...


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Williamson IV Warren P, Thomas W Huitema, James H Chambers: Surgical stapler and staple cartridge. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Dressler Goldsmith Shore & Milnamow, May 16, 1995: US05415334 (564 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapler comprising at least one cam having a cam surface, an arrangement for actuating the cam for a longitudinal firing movement of the cam surface, a cartridge having a plurality of staple drive members driven by the longitudinal movement of the cam surface, and a plurality of surgical ...


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Warren P Williamson IV, Thomas W Huitema, James H Chambers: Surgical stapler and staple cartridge. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Dressler Goldsmith Milnamow & Katz, May 20, 1997: US05630541 (428 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapler comprising at least one cam having a cam surface, an arrangement for actuating the cam for a longitudinal firing movement of the cam surface, a cartridge having a plurality of staple drive members driven by the longitudinal movement of the cam surface, and a plurality of surgical ...


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Thomas W Huitema, Warren P Williamson, Matthew Otten, Kenneth S Wales, Mark Fogelberg, James H Chambers: Cable-actuated jaw assembly for surgical instruments. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Paul A Coletti, October 8, 1996: US05562701 (365 worldwide citation)

A jaw assembly is provided with a pair of jaws which are closed with a flexible, tension member that is pulled by the operator of the instrument. In a preferred embodiment, one of the jaws is pivotally mounted in a slot to the other jaw. A cord, having a loop configuration, is attached to the pivoti ...


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Thomas W Huitema, Warren P Williamson, Matthew Otten, Kenneth S Wales, Mark Fogelberg, James H Chambers: Cable-actuated jaw assembly for surgical instruments. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Paul A Coletti, October 8, 1996: US05562702 (355 worldwide citation)

A jaw assembly is provided with a pair of jaws which are closed with a flexible, tension member that is pulled by the operator of the instrument. In a preferred embodiment, one of the jaws is pivotally mounted in a slot to the other jaw. A cord, having a loop configuration, is attached to the pivoti ...


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John P Measamer, Hector Chow, Frederick J Reber II, Steven W Hamblin, James H Chambers: Variable position handle locking mechanism. Ethicon Endo Surgery, April 7, 1998: US05735874 (279 worldwide citation)

A surgical handheld instrument which is used in a minimally invasive surgical procedure such as a laparoscopic surgical procedure comprises a handle body and an elongated shaft connected to the handle body at a proximal end of the shaft. An end effector such as a pair of movable jaws are located at ...


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Thomas W Huitema, Warren P Williamson, Matthew Otten, Kenneth S Wales, Mark Fogelberg, James H Chambers: Cable-actuated jaw assembly for surgical instruments. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Paul A Coletti, October 8, 1996: US05562700 (75 worldwide citation)

A jaw assembly is provided with a pair of jaws which are closed with a flexible, tension member that is pulled by the operator of the instrument. In a preferred embodiment, one of the jaws is pivotally mounted in a slot to the other jaw. A cord, having a loop configuration, is attached to the pivoti ...


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Thomas W Huitema, Warren P Williamson, Matthew Otten, Kenneth S Wales, Mark Fogelberg, James H Chambers: Cable-actuated jaw assembly for surgical instruments. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Paul A Coletti, April 16, 1996: US05507773 (50 worldwide citation)

A jaw assembly is provided with a pair of jaws which are closed with a flexible, tension member that is pulled by the operator of the instrument. In a preferred embodiment, one of the jaws is pivotally mounted in a slot to the other jaw. A cord, having a loop configuration, is attached to the pivoti ...


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Alton E Runions, James H Chambers: Halogen burner and receptacle assembly. Honeywell International, Luis M Ortiz, Kermit D Lopez, William B Shelby, February 24, 2009: US07494262 (3 worldwide citation)

A bulb retainer device for use with bulbs such as halogen burner bulbs on vehicles subject to vibration and oscillation. The bulb has a flat burner glass press area and a receptacle is used for mounting the bulb in position to function as a light. A one piece metal sheet bulb retainer is mounted on ...