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Toshiya Sugai, Hiroyuki Nagamizu, Minoru Tsuruta, Yoshihito Shimizu, Toshihiko Suzuta, Norikiyo Shibata, Shinichi Nishigaki, Naoki Uchiyama, Yoshinao Oaki: Medical treatment instrument. Olympus Optical, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, August 8, 2000: US06099537 (564 worldwide citation)

A medical treatment instrument is provided with a treatment section for treating issue, an insertion section which has at one end the treatment section, and an operating section which is provided at the other end of the insertion section, operates the treatment section, and has a fixed portion and a ...


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Hitoshi Mizuno, Yuuichi Ikeda, Akihiro Horii, Shuichi Takayama, Akio Nakada, Naoki Uchiyama, Yasuhiro Ueda, Koichi Umeyama, Sakae Takehana: Surgical manipulation system. Olympus Optical, Frishauf Holtz Goodman Langer & Chick, March 2, 1999: US05876325 (532 worldwide citation)

A surgical manipulator system comprising at least one surgical manipulator, at least one guide, a detector, and a drive controller. The surgical manipulator has a surgical device for performing a desired operation. The guide guides the surgical device. The detector detects a position and/or orientat ...


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Shiro Bito, Isami Hirao, Kazuhiko Oozeki, Minoru Tsuruta, Akito Mukaizawa, Akio Nakada, Tsuyoshi Tsukagoshi, Toshihiko Suzuta, Shuichi Kimura, Seiji Kuramoto, Naoki Uchiyama, Norikiyo Shibata: Tissue-fixing surgical instrument, tissue-fixing device, and method of fixing tissue. Olympus Optical, Frishauf Holtz Goodman Langer & Chick, May 25, 1999: US05906625 (476 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument for fastening together opposing portions of a body organ. The instrument comprises a first support for supporting the first opposing portion of the body organ, a second support opposing the first support, for supporting the second opposing portion of the body organ, and a displ ...


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Shiro Bito, Isami Hirao, Kazuhiko Oozeki, Minoru Tsuruta, Akito Mukaizawa, Akio Nakada, Tsuyoshi Tsukagoshi, Shuichi Kimura, Toshihiko Suzuta, Seiji Kuramoto, Naoki Uchiyama: Tissue-fixing surgical instrument, tissue-fixing device, and method of fixing tissues. Olympus Optical, Frishauf Holtz Goodman Langer & Chick, August 25, 1998: US05797931 (237 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument for fastening together opposing portions of a body organ. The instrument comprises a first support for supporting the first opposing portion of the body organ, a second support opposing the first support, for supporting the second opposing portion of the body organ, and a displ ...


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Fumitsugu Fukuyo, Kenshi Fukumitsu, Naoki Uchiyama, Toshimitsu Wakuda: Laser processing method and laser processing apparatus. Hamamatsu Photonics, Drinker Biddle & Reath, January 31, 2006: US06992026 (199 worldwide citation)

A laser beam machining method and a laser beam machining device capable of cutting a work without producing a fusing and a cracking out of a predetermined cutting line on the surface of the work, wherein a pulse laser beam is radiated on the predetermined cut line on the surface of the work under th ...


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Naoki Uchiyama, Takashi Tsukaya, Kouichiro Ishihara, Sakae Takehana, Tetsumaru Kubota, Syuichi Takayama, Akira Taniguchi, Nobuhiko Watanabe, Naomi Sekino, Hiroki Hibino, Masaaki Hayashi: Therapeutical apparatus of extracorporeal type. Olympus Optical, Ostrolenk Faber Gerb & Soffen, January 12, 1993: US05178135 (112 worldwide citation)

A therapeutical apparatus includes a measuring apparatus including a probe which generates an X-ray or ultrasonic wave in order to detect the location of a target to be treated such as calculi situated within the kidney, liver, biliary ducts. A therapeutical energy generator generates a shock wave o ...


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Katsuyuki Kanehira, Syuichi Takayama, Atsushi Amano, Hiroki Hibino, Naoki Uchiyama, Akio Nakada: Thermotherapy apparatus. Olympus Optical, Frishauf Holtz Goodman & Woodward, October 10, 1989: US04872458 (98 worldwide citation)

Thermotherapy apparatus used for performing a thermotherapy for a diseased part of a tumor such as a cancer of a living body. A heating portion is arranged in a distal end portion at the body cavity side of a probe which can be inserted in the body cavity through an endoscope or the like or a distal ...


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Naoki Uchiyama, Yoshio Shishido, Yasuhiro Ueda: Lithotomic apparatus. Olympus Optical, Ladas & Parry, February 6, 1990: US04898574 (97 worldwide citation)

A lithotomic apparatus includes a probe for insertion into the body cavity. A distal tip is fixed to the distal end of the probe and has nozzles. Each nozzle has a rear end communicating with a feed passage defined in the probe and a front end opening to the distal end face of the distal tip. A high ...


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Fumitsugu Fukuyo, Kenshi Fukumitsu, Naoki Uchiyama, Toshimitsu Wakuda: Laser processing method for cutting a wafer-like object by using a laser to form modified regions within the object. Hamamatsu Photonics, Drinker Biddle & Reath, July 8, 2008: US07396742 (96 worldwide citation)

A laser beam machining method and a laser beam machining device capable of cutting a work without producing a fusing and a cracking out of a predetermined cutting line on the surface of the work, wherein a pulse laser beam is radiated on the predetermined cut line on the surface of the work under th ...


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Yoshimaro Fujii, Fumitsugu Fukuyo, Kenshi Fukumitsu, Naoki Uchiyama: Substrate dividing method. Hamamatsu Photonics, Drinker Biddle & Reath, July 28, 2009: US07566635 (91 worldwide citation)

A substrate dividing method which can thin and divide a substrate while preventing chipping and cracking from occurring. This substrate dividing method comprises the steps of irradiating a semiconductor substrate 1 having a front face 3 formed with functional devices 19 with laser light while positi ...