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Michael J Bettuchi, David N Fowler, Frank J Viola, Christopher J Criscuolo, Danyel J Tarinelli, Robert Capella, Kevin Sniffin, Ahmad Robert Hadba: Annular adhesive structure. Tyco Healthcare Group, November 2, 2010: US07823592 (399 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for forming an anastomosis between adjacent intestinal sections of tissue is provided. The apparatus includes a circular surgical stapler having an anvil assembly with an anvil shaft and an anvil, the circular surgical stapler further having a tubular body portion with an annular knife ...


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Michael J Bettuchi: Support structures and methods of using the same. Tyco Healthcare Group, May 10, 2011: US07938307 (385 worldwide citation)

According to an aspect of the present disclosure, an apparatus for forming an anastomosis between adjacent intestinal sections of tissue is provided. The apparatus includes an anastomosis device having an anvil and a tubular body portion, wherein the anvil is selectively attachable to the tubular bo ...


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Frank J Viola, Christopher J Criscuolo, David Fowler, Michael J Bettuchi, Danyel J Tarinelli, Robert Capella, Kevin Sniffin, Ahmad R Hadba: Annular adhesive structure. Tyco Healthcare Group, December 7, 2010: US07845536 (367 worldwide citation)

An assembly for joining tissue is provided and includes an anvil assembly and a body portion juxtaposed with respect to one another along a shaft and arranged so as to be approximated with respect to one another; and an applicator supported on the anvil assembly and configured for retaining a wound ...


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Christopher J Criscuolo, Michael J Bettuchi: Surgical apparatus and structure for applying sprayable wound treatment material. Tyco Healthcare Group, May 18, 2010: US07717313 (325 worldwide citation)

According to an aspect of the present disclosure, an apparatus for forming an anastomosis between adjacent sections of tissue is provided. The apparatus includes a body portion; an actuation assembly operatively supported at a proximal end of the body portion; an anvil assembly movably mounted at th ...


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Michael J Bettuchi: Support structures and methods of using the same. Tyco Healthcare Group, July 24, 2012: US08225799 (319 worldwide citation)

According to an aspect of the present disclosure, an apparatus for forming an anastomosis between adjacent intestinal sections of tissue is provided. The apparatus includes an anastomosis device having an anvil and a tubular body portion, wherein the anvil is selectively attachable to the tubular bo ...


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Russell Heinrich, Michael J Bettuchi, David Fowler, Robert Capella, John Hauschild: Structure for applying sprayable wound treatment material. Tyco Healthcare Group, April 12, 2011: US07922743 (251 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure relates to surgical instruments, structures and methods for enhancing the properties of tissue to be repaired or joined. According to an aspect of the present disclosure, a surgical stapling apparatus is provided including a wound treatment material dispersion system for deliv ...


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Michael J Bettuchi, David Fowler, Ahmad Robert Hadba, Christopher J Criscuolo, John Kennedy: Seal element for anastomosis. Covidien, February 12, 2013: US08372094 (246 worldwide citation)

A seal element for sealing between tissue lumens includes a first material for allowing tissue ingrowth and a second sealant material.


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Michael J Bettuchi, David N Fowler, Frank J Viola, Christopher J Criscuolo, Danyel J Tarinelli Racenet, Robert Capella, Kevin Sniffin, Ahmad Robert Hadba: Annular adhesive structure. Covidien, April 1, 2014: US08684250 (206 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for forming an anastomosis between adjacent intestinal sections of tissue is provided. The apparatus includes a circular surgical stapler having an anvil assembly with an anvil shaft and an anvil, the circular surgical stapler further having a tubular body portion with an annular knife ...


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Christopher J Criscuolo, Michael J Bettuchi: Surgical apparatus and structure for applying sprayable wound treatment material. Covidien, July 23, 2013: US08490853 (204 worldwide citation)

According to an aspect of the present disclosure, an apparatus for forming an anastomosis between adjacent sections of tissue is provided. The apparatus includes a body portion; an actuation assembly operatively supported at a proximal end of the body portion; an anvil assembly movably mounted at th ...


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Jason R Sullivan, John Keller, Matthew S Ketterer, Kristian J DiMatteo, Michael J Bettuchi, Ellen Golds: Stent delivery system with nested stabilizer. SciMed Life Systems, RatnerPrestia, August 19, 2003: US06607551 (169 worldwide citation)

A stent delivery system deploys a stent having an inner periphery that defines an interior space extending lengthwise along at least a part of the stent and comprising at least one segment having relatively low column strength. The stent delivery system comprises a stabilizer which is disposed withi ...