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Joe Don Sartor, Mark Joseph Huseman: Connector systems for electrosurgical generator. Sherwood Services, November 7, 2006: US07131860 (313 worldwide citation)

A connector system for coupling electrosurgical instruments to electrosurgical generators is provided. The connector system includes a plug portion connectable to an electrosurgical instrument, the plug portion of the electrosurgical instrument having a shape specific to a particular manufacturer; a ...


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Joe Don Sartor, Arlen James Reschke, David Nichols Heard, Dale Francis Schmaltz, Ronald J Podhajsky, Steven Paul Buysse, Mark Huseman: Electrosurgical pencil with improved controls. Sherwood Services, January 2, 2007: US07156842 (245 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical pencil is provided which includes an elongated housing, an electrocautery blade supported within the housing and extending distally from the housing. The electrocautery blade is connected to a source of electrosurgical energy. The pencil also includes at least one activation switc ...


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Joe Don Sartor: Handheld electrosurgical apparatus for controlling operating room equipment. Covidien, November 9, 2010: US07828794 (223 worldwide citation)

A system and apparatus for controlling operating room equipment during an electrosurgical procedure is disclosed. The system includes an electrosurgical generator, a controller in electrical communication with and configured to control the electrosurgical generator and at least one operating room de ...


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Joe Don Sartor, Dennis J Harvilla: Molded insulating hinge for bipolar instruments. Sherwood Services, September 12, 2006: US07103947 (192 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical instrument includes a pair of first and second elongated shafts each having an end effector attached to a distal end thereof and a handle. The handle is movable from a first position wherein the end effectors are disposed in spaced relation relative to one another to a second posi ...


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Joe Don Sartor, Mark Joseph Huseman: Connector systems for electrosurgical generator. Sherwood Services, August 26, 2008: US07416437 (125 worldwide citation)

A connector system for coupling electrosurgical instruments to electrosurgical generators is provided. The connector system includes a plug portion connectable to an electrosurgical instrument, the plug portion of the electrosurgical instrument having a shape specific to a particular manufacturer; a ...


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Arlan James Reschke, Steven Paul Buysse, David Nichols Heard, Joe Don Sartor, Dale Francis Schmaltz, Ronald J Podhajsky: Electrosurgical pencil with improved controls. Sherwood Services, January 2, 2007: US07156844 (83 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical pencil is provided which includes an elongated housing, an electrocautery blade supported within the housing and extending distally from the housing. The electrocautery blade is connected to a source of electrosurgical energy. The pencil also includes at least one activation switc ...


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Joe Don Sartor, Mark Joseph Huseman: Connector systems for electrosurgical generator. Covidien, August 3, 2010: US07766693 (76 worldwide citation)

A connector system for coupling electrosurgical instruments to electrosurgical generators is provided. The connector system includes a plug portion connectable to an electrosurgical instrument, the plug portion of the electrosurgical instrument having a shape specific to a particular manufacturer; a ...


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Joe Don Sartor, Chris J Ehr, Arlen J Reschke: Electrosurgical pencil with improved controls. Covidien, March 17, 2009: US07503917 (52 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical pencil is provided and includes an elongated housing having an electrocautery blade supported therein and extending distally from the housing. The electrocautery blade is connected to a source of electrosurgical energy. The pencil further includes a plurality of activation switche ...


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Joe Don Sartor: Suction coagulator with dissecting probe. Covidien, May 26, 2009: US07537594 (26 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical suction coagulator includes a handle having an elongated tube electrode or conductive suction tube extending from a distal end of the handle. The elongated suction tube includes a substantially blunt or closed distal end and an elongated slot disposed therethrough for slideably re ...


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Charles Allen, Joe Don Sartor: Electrosurgical electrode shroud. Sherwood Services, June 13, 2006: US07060064 (17 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical electrode shroud including a hollow substantially cylindrical member having a first end portion and a second end portion; the first end portion defining an opening which is configured and dimensioned to receive an electrosurgical electrode assembly therein; the second end portion ...