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Peter K Jarrett, Donald J Casey, Louis Rosati: Absorbable surgical repair devices. American Cyanamid Co, C F Costello Jr, August 30, 1994: US05342395 (564 worldwide citation)

A load-bearing, bioabsorbable surgical repair device manufactured from a copolymer having a plurality of first linkages of lactide or lactide/glycolide, and a plurality of second linkages of a polymer having a glass transition temperature below ambient temperature. The second linkages preferably are ...


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Amapreet S Sawhney, Michelle D Lyman, Peter K Jarrett, Ronald S Rudowsky: Compliant tissue sealants. Focal, Arnall Golden & Gregory, May 4, 1999: US05900245 (254 worldwide citation)

An improved barrier or drug delivery system which is highly adherent to the surface to which it is applied is disclosed, along with methods for making the barrier. In the preferred embodiment, the system is compliant, in that it is capable of conforming to the three dimensional structure of a tissue ...


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Amapreet S Sawhney, Michelle D Lyman, Peter K Jarrett, Ronald S Rudowsky: Compliant tissue sealants. Focal, Arnall Golden & Gregory, April 17, 2001: US06217894 (214 worldwide citation)

An improved barrier or drug delivery system which is highly adherent to the surface to which it is applied is disclosed, along with methods for making the barrier. In the preferred embodiment, the system is compliant, in that it is capable of conforming to the three dimensional structure of a tissue ...


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Peter K Jarrett, Donald J Casey, Louis Rosati, James W Dwyer: Polymeric surgical staple. American Cyanamid Company, Charles F Costello Jr, June 28, 1994: US05324307 (137 worldwide citation)

A one piece surgical repair device consists essentially of a polymeric wire. The polymeric wire is comprised of an oriented, semicrystalline polymer. The surgical repair device can be a staple and is capable of permanent flexural deformation at ambient temperature.


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Peter K Jarrett, Donald J Casey, Steven L Peake: Deformable, absorbable surgical device. American Cyanamid Company, Charles F Costello Jr, January 14, 1992: US05080665 (131 worldwide citation)

A deformable surgical repair device is manufactured from a block or graft copolymer. The copolymer comprises a plurality of first linkages selected from the group consisting of glycolic acid ester and lactic acid ester linkages, and mixtures thereof, and a plurality of second linkages selected from ...


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Chandrashekhar P Pathak, Amarpreet S Sawhney, Jeffrey A Hubbell, Stephen J Herman, Laurence A Roth, Patrick K Campbell, Kevin M Berrigan, Peter K Jarrett, Arthur J Coury: Apparatus for intraluminal photothermoforming. Focal, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, September 2, 1997: US05662712 (119 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for molding polymeric structures in vivo is disclosed. The structures comprise polymers that may be heated to their molding temperature by absorption of visible or near-visible wavelengths of light. By providing a light source that produces radiation of the wavelength absorbed ...


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Donald J Casey, Peter K Jarrett, David W Wang: Surgical prosthesis. American Cyanamid Company, David A Warmbold, Charles F Costello Jr, November 1, 1988: US04781183 (113 worldwide citation)

A bone fixation device is disclosed. The device comprises an absorbable homopolymer of 1-lactide or d1-lactide, or a copolymer of 1-lactide, and a reinforcement material. The reinforcement material can be a particulate filler of hydroxyapatite or a plurality of alumina fibers.


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Amapreet S Sawhney, Michelle D Lyman, Peter K Jarrett, Ronald S Rudowsky: Compliant tissue sealants. Focal, Holland & Knight, March 5, 2002: US06352710 (102 worldwide citation)

An improved barrier or drug delivery system which is highly adherent to the surface to which it is applied is disclosed, along with methods for making the barrier. In the preferred embodiment, the system is compliant, in that it is capable of conforming to the three dimensional structure of a tissue ...


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Peter K Jarrett, Donald J Casey, Leonard T Lehmann: Bioabsorbable coating for a surgical article. American Cyanamid Company, Charles F Costello Jr, December 6, 1988: US04788979 (93 worldwide citation)

A bioabsorbable coating for a surgical article comprises a copolymer manufactured from the monomer caprolactone and at least one other copolymerizable monomer. The surgical article can be a bioabsorbable suture or ligature.


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Amapreet S Sawhney, Michelle D Lyman, Peter K Jarrett, Ronald S Rudowsky: Compliant tissue sealants. Focal, Arnall Golden & Gregory, April 18, 2000: US06051248 (92 worldwide citation)

An improved barrier or drug delivery system which is highly adherent to the surface to which it is applied is disclosed, along with methods for making the barrier. In the preferred embodiment, the system is compliant, in that it is capable of conforming to the three dimensional structure of a tissue ...