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Daniel J Balbierz, Pablo R Hambly, Jason S Stewart, David Cole: Multi-fire stapling systems and methods for delivering arrays of staples. Barosense, King & Spalding, Peter J Dehlinger, Kathleen A Frost, May 3, 2011: US07934631 (265 worldwide citation)

A staple housing includes an array of staples each in a staple delivery position or “ready position” ready to be fired into target tissue. A staple driver is advanceable to drive the ready-position staples from the staple head into the tissue using staple pushers. During use, the staples in the read ...


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Daniel J Balbierz, Pablo R Hambly, Jason S Stewart, David Cole: Multi-fire stapling systems. Boston Scientific Scimed, Bookoff McAndrews PLLC, September 27, 2016: US09451956

A staple housing includes an array of staples each in a staple delivery position or “ready position” ready to be fired into target tissue. A staple driver is advanceable to drive the ready position staples from the staple head into the tissue using staple pushers. During use, the staples in the read ...


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Daniel J Balbierz, Pablo R Hambly, Jason S Stewart, David Cole: Multi-fire stapling systems and methods for delivering arrays of staples. Barosense, August 11, 2011: US20110192881-A1

A staple housing includes an array of staples each in a staple delivery position or “ready position” ready to be fired into target tissue. A staple driver is advanceable to drive the ready-position staples from the staple head into the tissue using staple pushers. During use, the staples in the read ...


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Daniel J Balbierz, Pablo R Hambly, Jason S Stewart, David Cole: Multi-fire stapling systems and methods for delivering arrays of staples. King & Spalding, May 13, 2010: US20100116867-A1

A staple housing includes an array of staples each in a staple delivery position or “ready position” ready to be fired into target tissue. A staple driver is advanceable to drive the ready-position staples from the staple head into the tissue using staple pushers. During use, the staples in the read ...


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Pablo R Hambly, Daniel J Balbierz, Samuel T Crews, Betton Swope, David Cole, Andrew Smith: Tissue acquisition devices and methods. King & Spalding, May 14, 2009: US20090125040-A1

A device and method for acquiring tissue in preparation for tissue fastening includes an acquisition head having a pair of vacuum chambers. A vacuum source is used to draw a tissue into a first one of the chambers, and a grasper is extended into the chamber to engage the tissue, allowing vacuum pres ...


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Daniel J Balbierz, David Cole, Bretton Swope, Pablo R Hambly, Justen England, Samuel T Crews, Craig Arthur Purdy: Tissue-acquisition and fastening devices and methods. January 5, 2012: US20120004677-A1

Devices and methods for acquiring and fastening tissues folds within an internal organ, such as the stomach, and for applying the methods and devices to producing reductions in organ volume or repair of bariatric procedures, are disclosed. An exemplary method for forming a continuous laterally exten ...