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Ronald Adams, Michael Banik, Charles Pugsley: Controllable endoscopic sheath apparatus and related method of use. SciMed Life Systems, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, January 30, 2001: US06179776 (432 worldwide citation)

A controllable sheath for optimizing the control of surgical instruments at the operation site includes a flexible sheath surrounding an endoscope and including a lumen extending along the walls of the sheath and adjacent to the endoscope. The lumen permits the passage of surgical instruments from t ...


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Ronald Adams, Michael Banik, Charles Pugsley: Controllable endoscopic sheath apparatus and related method of use. SciMed Life Systems, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner L, July 13, 2004: US06761685 (383 worldwide citation)

A controllable sheath for optimizing the control of surgical instruments at the operation site includes a flexible sheath surrounding an endoscope and including a lumen extending along the walls of the sheath and adjacent to the endoscope. The lumen permits the passage of surgical instruments from t ...


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Ronald Adams, Michael Banik, Charles Pugsley: Controllable endoscopic sheath apparatus and related method of use. Scimed Life Systems, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, July 4, 2006: US07070559 (272 worldwide citation)

A controllable sheath for optimizing the control of surgical instruments at the operation site includes a flexible sheath surrounding an endoscope and including a lumen extending along the walls of the sheath and adjacent to the endoscope. The lumen permits the passage of surgical instruments from t ...


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Ronald David Adams, Michael Banik, Steve Moreci: Textured ligating band. SciMed Life Systems, Kenyon & Kenyon, September 2, 2003: US06613060 (113 worldwide citation)

An elastic band for ligating tissue within a living body comprises an inner tissue engaging surface which, when in an operative position within the body, surrounds and directly contacts the tissue. At least a portion of the inner tissue engaging surface defines a plurality of discontinuities formed ...


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Ronald David Adams, Michael Banik, Steve Moreci: Method of using a textured ligating band. Boston Scientific Corporation, Kenyon & Kenyon, November 2, 1999: US05976158 (93 worldwide citation)

An elastic band for ligating tissue within a living body comprises an inner tissue engaging surface which, when in an operative position within the body, surrounds and directly contacts the tissue. At least a portion of the inner tissue engaging surface defines a plurality of discontinuities formed ...


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Ronald David Adams, Michael Banik, Steve Moreci: Textured ligating band and method of use of same. SciMed Life Systems, Kenyon & Kenyon, March 4, 2003: US06527784 (39 worldwide citation)

An elastic band for ligating tissue within a living body comprises an inner tissue engaging surface which, when in an operative position within the body, surrounds and directly contacts the tissue. At least a portion of the inner tissue engaging surface defines a plurality of discontinuities formed ...


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Ronald Adams, Michael Banik, Charles Pugsley: Controllable endoscopic sheath apparatus and related method of use. Boston Scientific Scimed, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, May 31, 2011: US07951072 (11 worldwide citation)

A controllable sheath for optimizing the control of surgical instruments at the operation site includes a flexible sheath surrounding an endoscope and including a lumen extending along the walls of the sheath and adjacent to the endoscope. The lumen permits the passage of surgical instruments from t ...


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Ronald Adams, Michael Banik, Charles Pugsley: Controllable endoscopic sheath apparatus and related method of use. Boston Scientific Scimed, Bookoff McAndrews PLLC, May 21, 2013: US08444551 (5 worldwide citation)

A controllable sheath for optimizing the control of surgical instruments at the operation site includes a flexible sheath surrounding an endoscope and including a lumen extending along the walls of the sheath and adjacent to the endoscope. The lumen permits the passage of surgical instruments from t ...


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Ronald Adams, Michael Banik, Charles Pugsley: Controllable endoscopic sheath apparatus and related method of use. Boston Scientific Scimed, Bookoff McAndrews PLLC, March 22, 2016: US09289111

A controllable sheath for optimizing the control of surgical instruments at the operation site includes a flexible sheath surrounding an endoscope and including a lumen extending along the walls of the sheath and adjacent to the endoscope. The lumen permits the passage of surgical instruments from t ...


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Ronald Adams, Michael Banik, Charles Pugsley: Controllable endoscopic sheath apparatus and related method of use. Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, March 15, 2001: US20010000040-A1

A controllable sheath for optimizing the control of surgical instruments at the operation site includes a flexible sheath surrounding an endoscope and including a lumen extending along the walls of the sheath and adjacent to the endoscope. The lumen permits the passage of surgical instruments from t ...