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D Bruce Modesitt, Michael Zung, Michael Barrett, Bernard H Andreas, Lewis Isbell: Articulating suturing device and method. Perclose, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, October 24, 2000: US06136010 (385 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems, and methods for suturing of body lumens allow the suturing of vascular puncture sites located at the distal end of a percutaneous tissue tract. An elongated articulated foot near a distal end of a shaft is inserted through the penetration and actuated so that the foot extends along ...


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D Bruce Modesitt, Michael Zung, George M Robben III, Michael Barrett, Steve Wallace, Dan J Hammersmark: Articulating suturing device and method. Abbott Laboratories, November 15, 2005: US06964668 (243 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems, and methods for suturing of body lumens allow the suturing of vascular puncture sites located at the distal end of a percutaneous tissue tract. An elongated articulated foot near a distal end of a shaft is inserted through the penetration and actuated so that the foot extends along ...


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D Bruce Modesitt, Michael Zung, Michael Barrett, Bernard H Andreas, Lewis Isbell: Articulating suturing device and method. Abbott Laboratories, Joseph A Twarowski, February 21, 2006: US07001400 (217 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems, and methods for suturing of body lumens allow the suturing of vascular puncture sites located at the distal end of a percutaneous tissue tract. An elongated articulated foot near a distal end of a shaft is inserted through the penetration and actuated so that the foot extends along ...


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D Bruce Modesitt, Michael Zung, Michael Barrett, Bernard H Andreas, Lewis Isbell: Articulating suturing device and method. Abbott Laboratories, Workman Nydegger, December 14, 2010: US07850701 (55 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems, and methods for suturing of body lumens allow the suturing of vascular puncture sites located at the distal end of a percutaneous tissue tract. An elongated articulated foot near a distal end of a shaft is inserted through the penetration and actuated so that the foot extends along ...


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D Bruce Modesitt, Michael Zung, Michael Barrett, Bernard H Andreas, Lewis Isbell: Articulating suturing device and method. Abbott Laboratories, Workman Nydegger, November 23, 2010: US07837696 (52 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems, and methods for suturing of body lumens allow the suturing of vascular puncture sites located at the distal end of a percutaneous tissue tract. An elongated articulated foot near a distal end of a shaft is inserted through the penetration and actuated so that the foot extends along ...


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Michael Zung, Jasper Jackson: Articulating suturing device and method. Abbott Laboratories, Workman Nydegger, Randy Shen, May 8, 2012: US08172860 (21 worldwide citation)

A method for closing an opening in tissue using a suturing device includes inserting at least a portion of a suture through a tissue tract and through a tissue wall. Following inserting at least a portion of the suture, the method includes advancing a first end of the suture through a bight of the s ...


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Michael Zung, Jasper Jackson: Articulating suturing device and method. Abbott Laboratories, Workman Nydegger, Randy Shen, March 20, 2012: US08137364 (20 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems, and methods for suturing of body lumens allow the suturing of vascular puncture sites located at the distal end of a percutaneous tissue tract. An elongated articulated foot near a distal end of a shaft is inserted through the penetration and actuated so that the foot extends along ...


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D Bruce Modesitt, Michael Zung, Michael Barrett, Bernard H Andreas, Lewis Isbell: Articulating suturing device and method. Abbott Laboratories, Workman Nydegger, Randy Shen, November 15, 2011: US08057491 (20 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems, and methods for suturing of body lumens allow the suturing of vascular puncture sites located at the distal end of a percutaneous tissue tract. An elongated articulated foot near a distal end of a shaft is inserted through the penetration and actuated so that the foot extends along ...


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D Bruce Modesitt, Michael Zung, George M Robben III, Michael Barrett, Dan J Hammersmark, Steve Wallace: Articulating suturing device and method. Abbott Laboratories, Workman Nydegger, Randy Shen, October 18, 2011: US08038688 (17 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems, and methods for suturing of body lumens allow the suturing of vascular puncture sites located at the distal end of a percutaneous tissue tract. An elongated articulated foot near a distal end of a shaft is inserted through the penetration and actuated so that the foot extends along ...


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Michael Zung, Jasper Jackson: Articulating suturing device and method. Abbott Laboratories, Workman Nydegger, Randy Shen, March 4, 2014: US08663248 (11 worldwide citation)

A device for closing an opening in tissue includes a shaft having a proximal end, a distal end, and at least one pin associated with a distal end the shaft. A flexible guidebody extends from the distal end of the shaft, while a foot associated with the device is movable with respect to the shaft thr ...