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Derek Dee Deville, Matthew A Palmer, Thomas O Bales, Korey Kline, Sean McBrayer: Cordless medical cauterization and cutting device. Covidien, December 11, 2012: US08328802 (206 worldwide citation)

A surgical device includes a radio-frequency-signal-generation assembly including a radio-frequency-signal-generation circuit operable to generate a radio-frequency signal at an output and adapted to couple to a switch-mode power supply and a surgical handle including an end effector having at least ...


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Derek Dee Deville, Matthew A Palmer, Thomas O Bales, Korey Kline, Sean McBrayer: Cordless medical cauterization and cutting device. Covidien, February 19, 2013: US08377059 (128 worldwide citation)

A cordless surgical device includes a modular battery, a radio-frequency signal generating assembly, a surgical handle and an interchangeable circuit casing. The RF signal generating assembly includes RF-signal-generating circuitry, a voltage-control circuit and an external output. The voltage circu ...


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Derek Dee Deville, Matthew A Palmer, Thomas O Bales, Korey Kline, Sean McBrayer: Method for powering a surgical instrument. Covidien, July 23, 2013: US08491581 (61 worldwide citation)

A method for powering an electrosurgical instrument includes the steps of inserting a removable battery assembly into an electrosurgical instrument and activating the power control circuit to power the electrosurgical instrument. The removable battery assembly includes a power control circuit powere ...


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Korey Kline, Cole Lyons Crockwell, Kevin W Smith, Matthew A Palmer: Firearm silencer and methods for manufacturing and fastening a silencer onto a firearm. Alien Arms, Mayback & Hoffman P A, Gregory L Mayback, Rebecca A Tie, September 13, 2011: US08015908 (32 worldwide citation)

A firearm suppressor includes a unitary, hollow outer can and a monolithic extruded baffle. The outer can has an interior-threaded proximal end and a radially closed distal end with a longitudinal bore opening the interior of the can to the environment. The monolithic extruded baffle has a proximal ...


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Thomas O Bales, Kevin W Smith, Korey Kline, Matthew A Palmer, Derek Dee Deville: Cordless power-assisted medical cauterization and cutting device. Covidien, June 24, 2014: US08758342 (15 worldwide citation)

A cordless cautery and cutting surgical device includes a modular battery and a surgical handle operable to removably hold the battery thereto. The handle has a cordless radio-frequency-signal-generation assembly and a surgical bipolar end effector having jaws and a cutting blade therebetween. The s ...


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Korey Kline, Cole Lyons Crockwell, Kevin W Smith, Matthew A Palmer: Firearm silencer and methods for manufacturing and fastening a silencer onto a firearm. Mayback & Hoffman P A, Gregory L Mayback, July 9, 2013: US08479632 (14 worldwide citation)

A firearm suppressor includes a hollow outer can having an interior-threaded proximal end and a radially closed distal end with a bore, a barrel nut having a barrel bore and an outer-threaded distal threading to the can, and a baffle. The baffle has an intermediate wall with a bore and extends outwa ...


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Kevin Smith, Derek Deville, Korey Kline, Matthew Palmer: Variably flexible insertion device and method for variably flexing an insertion device. Mayback & Hoffman P C, Gregory L Mayback, Rebecca A Tie, January 10, 2012: US08092374 (11 worldwide citation)

A variably flexible insertion device includes a hollow body having a proximal end with an entrance for receiving an instrument and a distal end with a tip for protrusion of the instrument. A device transitions the hollow body between a relatively flexible condition and a relatively stiff condition. ...


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Korey Kline, Cole Lyons Crockwell, Kevin W Smith, Matthew A Palmer: Firearm silencer and methods for manufacturing and fastening a silencer onto a firearm. Mayback & Hoffman P A, Gregory L Mayback, Rebecca A Tie, May 8, 2012: US08171840 (11 worldwide citation)

A firearm suppressor includes a hollow outer can having an interior-threaded proximal end and a radially closed distal end with a bore, a barrel nut having a barrel bore and an outer-threaded distal threading to the can, and a baffle. The baffle has an intermediate wall with a bore and extends outwa ...


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Kevin W Smith, Matthew A Palmer, Korey Kline, Derek Dee Deville: Adjustable compression staple and method for stapling with adjustable compression. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Mayback & Hoffman P A, Gregory L Mayback, Thomas Bethea, March 25, 2014: US08679156 (8 worldwide citation)

A method for applying and maintaining optimal tissue compression with a staple includes piercing tissue with deformable distal ends of staple legs, each distal end defining a stapling point shaped to pierce material, the two staple legs coupled to each other at base ends thereof by a bridge and toge ...


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Derek Dee Deville, Matthew A Palmer, Thomas O Bales, Korey Kline, Sean McBrayer: Cordless medical cauterization and cutting device. Covidien, June 9, 2015: US09050098 (7 worldwide citation)

A cordless cautery and cutting surgical device includes a modular battery and a surgical handle. The battery has a cordless radio-frequency-signal-generation assembly generating an output radio-frequency signal and a first selectively removable connector part. The surgical handle has a first handle ...