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John P Measamer, Frederick E Shelton IV, Chester O Baxter III, Richard P Fuchs, Nicholas G Molitor, Bennie Thompson, Mark Tsonton: Surgical stapling instrument with apparatus for providing anvil position feedback. Ethicon Endo Surgery, April 5, 2011: US07918377 (343 worldwide citation)

Circular stapling instruments for cutting and applying one or more surgical staples to tissue are disclosed. The instruments include various forms of feedback systems designed to provide at least one mode of feedback to the surgeon when the anvil has been attached to the device and/or when the anvil ...


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John P Measamer, Mark Tsonton, Nicholas G Molitor, Barry T Jamison, Scott B Killinger, Randall S Koplin, Wai N Chin: Circular surgical stapling instrument with anvil locking system. Ethicon Endo Surgery, November 29, 2011: US08066167 (295 worldwide citation)

Circular stapling instruments for cutting and applying one or more surgical staples to tissue are disclosed. The instruments include various forms of anvil locking systems designed to selectively prevent the anvil from moving axially relative to the stapling head of the stapling instrument. One embo ...


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Dario Vitali, Nicholas G Molitor, Thomas W Huitema, Robert L Koch Jr, Brian D Bertke, Kevin A Larson, Robert P Fuchs, Mark A Davison: Surgical clip applier methods. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Nutter McClennen & Fish, December 13, 2011: US08075571 (214 worldwide citation)

A surgical clip applier and methods for applying surgical clips to a vessel, duct, shunt, etc., during a surgical procedure are provided. In one exemplary embodiment, a surgical clip applier is provided having a housing with a trigger movably coupled thereto and an elongate shaft extending therefrom ...


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Nicholas G Molitor, Dario Vitali, Robert L Koch Jr, Thomas W Huitema, Kevin A Larson, Richard P Fuchs: Surgical clip advancement mechanism. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Nutter McClennen & Fish, August 7, 2012: US08236012 (48 worldwide citation)

A surgical clip applier and methods for applying surgical clips to a vessel, duct, shunt, etc., during a surgical procedure are provided. In one exemplary embodiment, a surgical clip applier is provided having a housing with a trigger movably coupled thereto and an elongate shaft extending therefrom ...


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Barry C Worrell, Geoffrey S Strobl, Gregory A Trees, Jonathan T Batross, Nicholas G Molitor, Kristen T Shoger, David K Norvell, Michael J Andreyko, Gregory W Johnson, Shawn C Snyder: Haptic feedback devices for surgical robot. Ethicon Endo Surgery, December 1, 2015: US09198714 (38 worldwide citation)

Various embodiments of surgical robot control systems are disclosed. In one example embodiment, the surgical robot control system comprises a housing. A controller is located within the housing and is coupled to a socket. The socket receives a handheld surgical user interface therein to control a su ...


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Dario Vitali, Nicholas G Molitor, Thomas W Huitema, Robert L Koch Jr, Brian D Bertke, Kevin A Larson, Robert P Fuchs, Mark A Davison: Surgical clip applier methods. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo P C, June 17, 2014: US08753356 (33 worldwide citation)

A surgical clip applier and methods for applying surgical clips to a vessel, duct, shunt, etc., during a surgical procedure are provided. In one exemplary embodiment, a surgical clip applier is provided having a housing with a trigger movably coupled thereto and an elongate shaft extending therefrom ...


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Thomas W Huitema, Brian D Bertke, Robert L Koch Jr, Dario Vitali, Nicholas G Molitor: Force limiting mechanism for medical instrument. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo P C, December 23, 2014: US08915930 (10 worldwide citation)

A surgical clip applier and methods for applying surgical clips to a vessel, duct, shunt, etc., during a surgical procedure are provided. In one exemplary embodiment, a surgical clip applier is provided having a housing with a trigger movably coupled thereto and an elongate shaft extending therefrom ...


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Barry C Worrell, Geoffrey S Strobl, Gregory A Trees, Jonathan T Batross, Nicholas G Molitor, Kristen T Shoger, David K Norvell, Michael J Andreyko, Gregory W Johnson, Shawn C Snyder: Haptic feedback devices for surgical robot. Ethicon Endo Surgery, August 22, 2017: US09737326 (1 worldwide citation)

A surgical robot control system including a controller, a coupling system, a sensor, and a feedback device is disclosed. The coupling system is configured to couple a handheld surgical user interface to the controller. The handheld user interface may control a function of a robotic surgical system. ...


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Dario Vitali, Nicholas G Molitor, Thomas W Huitema, Robert L Koch, Brian D Bertke, Kevin A Larson, Robert P Fuchs, Mark A Davison: Surgical clip applier methods. Ethicon, Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo P C, October 10, 2017: US09782181

A surgical clip applier and methods for applying surgical clips to a vessel, duct, shunt, etc., during a surgical procedure are provided. In one exemplary embodiment, a surgical clip applier is provided having a housing with a trigger movably coupled thereto and an elongate shaft extending therefrom ...


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