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Jeffrey S Swayze, Douglas B Hoffman, David Stefanchik, Mark A Goldin, Rudolph H Nobis: Anastomosis device having improved tissue presentation. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Dean Garner, March 11, 2003: US06530932 (146 worldwide citation)

In accordance with the present invention there is provided a surgical device for presenting a first hollow organ and a second hollow organ for creation a passageway therebetween. The surgical device includes a member, an upper pin for entering a first hollow organ, and a lower pin for entering a the ...


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Lawrence M Lubbers, Kenneth E Hughes, Carl R Coleman, Warren P Williamson IV, Craig B Berky, Matthew J Huddleston, Thomas J Ward, Mark A Goldin, Jeremy Jarrett, Joseph E Young: Apparatus and methods for tendon or ligament repair. Tendon Technology, Wood Herron & Evans L, January 10, 2006: US06984241 (139 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for repairing damaged tendons or ligaments. Various repair apparatus include an elongate tensile member and a pair of anchor structures connected for movement along the tensile member on either side of a repair site, such as a tear or laceration. The anchor structures may take ...


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David Stefanchik, Mark A Goldin: Helical needle and suture combination having a strain relief element. Ethicon Endo Surgery, February 4, 2003: US06514263 (59 worldwide citation)

In accordance with the present invention there is provided a needle and suture assembly for attaching one piece of tissue to another piece of tissue. The assembly includes a helical needle having proximal and distal ends, a strain relief element having a greater flexibility than a flexibility of the ...


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Lawrence M Lubbers, Kenneth E Hughes, Carl R Coleman, Warren P Williamson IV, Craig B Berky, Thomas J Ward, Matthew J Huddleston, Mark A Goldin, William J Christy, Perry DeFazio, Brian Scott Schumacher, Terence Lee Murphy, Nickola Symone Lewis, Jeremy Jarrett, Joseph E Young: Apparatus and methods for tendon or ligament repair. Tendon Technology, Ortheon Medical L L C, Wood Herron & Evans L, November 3, 2009: US07611521 (31 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for repairing damaged tendons or ligaments. Various repair apparatus include an elongate tensile member and a pair of anchor assemblies connected for movement along the tensile member on either side of a repair site, such as a tear or laceration. The anchor assemblies or struct ...


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Mark A Goldin: Anastomosis device having needle receiver for capturing the needle. Ethicon Endo Surgery, September 2, 2003: US06613058 (16 worldwide citation)

In accordance with the present invention there is provided an anastomosis device for attaching a first hollow vessel to a second hollow vessel. The device includes a head assembly for holding the first and second hollow vessels adjacent to each other. The head assembly having a distal end, a proxima ...


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Lawrence M Lubbers, Kenneth E Hughes, Carl R Coleman, Warren P Williamson IV, Craig B Berky, Thomas J Ward, Matthew J Huddleston, Mark A Goldin, William J Christy, Perry DeFazio, Brian Scott Schumacher, Terence Lee Murphy, Nickola Symone Lewis, Jeremy Jarrett, Joseph E Young: Apparatus and methods for tendon or ligament repair. Tendon Technology, Ortheon Medical L L C, Wood Herron & Evans L, February 14, 2012: US08114129 (6 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for repairing damaged tendons or ligaments. Various repair apparatus include an elongate tensile member and a pair of anchor assemblies connected for movement along the tensile member on either side of a repair site, such as a tear or laceration. The anchor assemblies or struct ...


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Brian S Schumacher, Mark A Goldin: Suture cutter. Frost Brown Todd, December 16, 2004: US20040254598-A1

A suture cutter assembly has a cutter blade axially reciprocable relative to a tube having at least one opening. An offset is in the tube or the cutter blade for capturing of the severed portion of the suture as the blade is advanced within the tube. A combined suture, bead, and knot cutter assembly ...


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Lawrence M Lubbers, Kenneth E Hughes, Carl R Coleman, Warren P Williamson, Craig B Berky, Thomas J Ward, Matthew J Huddleston, Mark A Goldin, William J Christy, Perry DeFazio, Brian Scott Schumacher, Terence Lee Murphy, Nickola Symone Lewis, Jeremy Jarrett, Joseph E Young: Apparatus and methods for tendon or ligament repair. Tendon Technology, Ortheon Medical, Wood Herron & Evans, September 30, 2004: US20040193217-A1

Apparatus and methods for repairing damaged tendons or ligaments. Various repair apparatus include an elongate tensile member and a pair of anchor assemblies connected for movement along the tensile member on either side of a repair site, such as a tear or laceration. The anchor assemblies or struct ...


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Mark A Goldin, Brian S Schumacher: Suture cutter. Wood Herron & Evans, May 10, 2007: US20070106310-A1

A suture cutter assembly has a cutter blade axially reciprocable relative to a tube having at least one opening. An offset is in the tube or the cutter blade for capturing of the severed portion of the suture as the blade is advanced within the tube. A suture cutter assembly includes a recess formed ...


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Lawrence M Lubbers, Kenneth E Hughes, Carl R Coleman, Warren P Williamson, Craig B Berky, Matthew J Huddleston, Thomas J Ward, Mark A Goldin, Jeremy Jarrett, Joseph E Young: Apparatus and methods for tendon or ligament repair. Wood Herron & Evans, June 20, 2002: US20020077631-A1

Apparatus and methods for repairing damaged tendons or ligaments. Various repair apparatus include an elongate tensile member and a pair of anchor structures connected for movement along the tensile member on either side of a repair site, such as a tear or laceration. The anchor structures may take ...