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Michael Mittelstein, John T Sorensen, Soheila Mirhashemi, James B Gerg, John I Muri, Roger F Etherington, John A Ripley: Methods, apparatus and system for removal of lenses from mammalian eyes. Bausch & Lomb Incorporated, Michael L Smith, January 14, 2003: US06506176 (41 worldwide citation)

A system for removing the lens from an eye of a mammal, including a lens-removal device having a probe for penetrating the lens capsule. The probe includes a sheath that shields a rotating impeller at all times, with the impeller being pneumatically actuated to advance to a lens removal position wit ...


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Maurice N Karkar, John I Muri: Multipurpose tissue resurfacing handpiece. Price Gess & Ubell, October 31, 2000: US06139554 (29 worldwide citation)

A multipurpose handpiece for use with an abrasive material delivery system is disclosed wherein the handpiece includes channels for delivery and removal of an abrasive material applied to a patient's skin. The invention includes a multi-port applicator for selectively applying the abrasive material, ...


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John I Muri, Craig Edwards: Loading system for alignment of fluidics cassette to console. Abbott Medical Optics, December 6, 2011: US08070712 (26 worldwide citation)

An eye treatment system includes an eye treatment probe and a console. The console has a cassette receptacle and a fluid drive system including a first peristaltic drive rotor and a second peristaltic drive rotor. The first and second drive rotors are exposed to the receptacle and are substantially ...


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Craig Edwards, John I Muri: Eye treatment system with multiple pumps. Abbott Medical Optics, June 28, 2011: US07967777 (20 worldwide citation)

An eye treatment system is configured for performing an ocular surgical procedure and includes an eye treatment probe, a treatment console including a controller, and an eye treatment cassette for coupling the eye treatment probe with the treatment console. The eye treatment probe is configured to p ...


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Ronald B Luther, John I Muri, Dean R Gauf: Flush entrance hemostasis valve with unobstructed passageway. Luther Needlesafe Products, Stetina Brunda Garred & Brucker, February 28, 2012: US08123727 (16 worldwide citation)

A method of placing a catheter into a patient while preventing disadvantageous escape of fluid from the patient comprises providing a catheter secured to a valve housing. The catheter has a proximal end, a distal end and an interior lumen. The valve housing has a first port, a second port, and a flu ...


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Thomas L Buckley, John I Muri: Tablet splitting device. Links Medical Products, Jerry R Potts, August 5, 2003: US06601746 (15 worldwide citation)

A manually operable tablet splitting device, including a base and a cover, pivotally attached to the base, and movable between a tablet loading position and a tablet splitting position. The cover includes a blade for splitting a tablet into two substantially equal portions. A disposable tray, having ...


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Thomas L Buckley, John I Muri: Tablet splitting apparatus. Links Medical Products, Jerry R Potts, March 4, 2003: US06527155 (13 worldwide citation)

A manually operable tablet splitting apparatus, including a base having a frame mounted on an upper surface thereof and a disposable tablet-receiving tray, including a plurality of tablet shaped cavities for receiving and holding the tablets in position to be split. A handle is pivotally attached to ...


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Ronald B Luther, John I Muri: Needle safety cover. Luther Research Partners, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 2, 2006: US07037294 (7 worldwide citation)

A needle safety apparatus comprises a hollow needle having a sharpened distal end and a proximal end. The proximal end is anchored in a syringe barrel adapter. The needle safety apparatus further comprises a protective sheath having a proximal region, a distal region and a slit running between the p ...


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John I Muri, Craig Edwards, Thomas B Sutton: Surgical fluidics cassette supporting multiple pumps. Abbott Medical Optics, Abbott Medical Optics, March 29, 2016: US09295765

The present invention is generally directed to improved methods, devices, and systems for controlling surgical fluid flows, particularly during treatment of an eye. In many embodiments, the invention provides a console that interchangeably accepts multiple types of eye treatment cassettes. The casse ...


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John I Muri, Craig Edwards: Fluidics cassette for ocular surgical system. Abbott Medical Optics, Abbott Medical Optics, December 20, 2016: US09522221

An eye treatment cassette includes a handpiece, a vacuum source, a holding tank, a collection bag, and a displacement-based pump. The handpiece is configured to aspirate fluids from a patient's eye. The vacuum source communicates with the handpiece. The holding tank is interposed between the handpie ...



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