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Alim Alli, Keith L Milliman, Dominick L Mastri, Frank J Viola, Thomas W Alesi Jr, Robert J Geiste, Jonathan E Wilson: Lockout mechanism for a surgical stapler. United States Surgical Corporation, August 29, 2000: US06109500 (757 worldwide citation)

A surgical device is described herein that can be used to fire different types and sizes of disposable loading units. In a preferred embodiment, the device applies parallel rows of surgical fasteners to body tissue and concomitantly forms an incision between the rows of staples during an endoscopic ...


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Lisa W Heaton, Mitchell J Palmer, Keith L Milliman, Jonathan E Wilson: Apparatus for marking tissue location. United States Surgical Corporation, March 9, 1999: US05879357 (154 worldwide citation)

A surgical apparatus for marking a location within tissue which includes (i) a needle including a housing and an elongated tube having a sharp distal end, (ii) an elongated cable configured and dimensioned to pass through a longitudinal passageway formed through the needle, (iii) an elongated tissue ...


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Christopher W Maurer, Jonathan E Wilson: Mitral spacer. Grossman Tucker Perreault & Pfleger PLLC, August 31, 2010: US07785366 (77 worldwide citation)

A heart valve implant may include a shaft and an anchor configured to be coupled to an end of the shaft. A spacer may be coupled to a portion of the shaft and comprise a plurality of individual segments including a first and at least a second individual segment. The first segment may be coupled to t ...


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Michael E McClurken, Arnold E Oyola, Jonathan E Wilson, Christopher W Maurer, Robert Luzzi, Roger D Greeley: Fluid-assisted medical devices, systems and methods. Salient Surgical Technologies, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C, December 27, 2011: US08083736 (59 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical device is provided which comprises a distal portion having a bipolar electrode configuration and at least one fluid outlet opening. The device further includes a first electrode tip spaced from a second electrode tip with the first electrode tip to serve as a first pole of the bip ...


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Kenneth Arden Eliasen, Steven J Tallarida, Christopher W Maurer, Jonathan E Wilson: Balloon mitral spacer. Cardiosolutions, Grossman Tucker Perreault & Pfleger PLLC, May 28, 2013: US08449606 (56 worldwide citation)

A heart valve implant according to one embodiment may include a shaft and an anchor disposed on one end of the shaft, the anchor configured to engage tissue. The heart valve implant may further include an expandable member disposed over at least part of the shaft, the expandable member comprising a ...


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Jonathan E Wilson, Robert J St John, Stephen R Polgar: Implant delivery and deployment system and method. Cardiosolutions, Grossman Tucker Perreault & Pfleger PLLC, July 10, 2012: US08216302 (39 worldwide citation)

An implant delivery system comprising a catheter including at least one lumen, an implant configured to be received in the lumen, and a latching mechanism configured to be received in the implant. The latching mechanism may be configured to releasably couple the implant to a delivery wire and to tra ...


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Christopher W Maurer, Jonathan E Wilson: Heart regurgitation method and apparatus. Cardiosolutions, Grossman Tucker Perreault & Pfleger PLLC, December 3, 2013: US08597347 (33 worldwide citation)

A regurgitation implant may comprise a conduit or straw which may be coupled to a shaft. The shaft may be coupled to at least one anchor portion configured to couple the regurgitation implant to native coronary tissue. At least a portion of the conduit may be configured to be disposed proximate a mi ...


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Christopher W Maurer, Jonathan E Wilson: Solid construct mitral spacer. Cardiosolutions, Grossman Tucker Perreault & Pfleger PLLC, July 9, 2013: US08480730 (30 worldwide citation)

A heart valve implant according to one embodiment may include a shaft extending generally along a longitudinal axis of the heart valve implant having at least one anchor configured to be coupled to a first end of the shaft. A spacer may include a plurality of individual segments each including at le ...


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Jonathan E Wilson, Glenn Kanner, Eric Conley, Amos Cruz: Mitral valve spacer and system and method for implanting the same. CardioSolutions, Reza Mollaaghababa, Thomas Engellenner, Pepper Hamilton, March 22, 2016: US09289297 (23 worldwide citation)

A trans-femoral implant includes an anchor assembly and a balloon assembly configured to be separately delivered to an implant site within a heart. Once delivered, the anchor assembly and balloon assembly may be coupled to form an implant within the heart. The balloon anchor may include a fluid infl ...


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Jonathan E Wilson, Robert J St John, Stephen R Polgar: Implant delivery and deployment system and method. Cardiosolutions, Grossman Tucker Perreault & Pfleger PLLC, August 13, 2013: US08506623 (18 worldwide citation)

An implant delivery system comprising a catheter including at least one lumen, an implant configured for receipt in the lumen, and a latching mechanism configured for receipt in the implant. The latching mechanism may be configured to releasably couple the implant to a delivery wire and to transmit ...