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Dworschak Manfred, Frei Gerhard, Mayenberger Rupert, Rothweiler Christoph, Weisshaupt Dieter: Scissor- or forceps-like surgical instrument. Aesculap Werke, December 5, 2001: EP1159926-A2 (811 worldwide citation)

The surgical scissors or tongs have 2 relatively pivoted arms (2,3) supporting tools at their ends which are coupled to respective poles of an external voltage source, the pivoted arms and their tools electrically insulated from one another. The voltage source is coupled to a 2-wire cable (10), asso ...


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Mayenberger Rupert Dipl Ing, Rothweiler Christoph Dipl Ing, Weisshaupt Dieter Dipl Ing: Forceps- or scissor-like surgical instrument. Aesculap & Co Kg, November 14, 2001: EP1153578-A1 (62 worldwide citation)

The instrument has two branches pivotably joined by a bearing shaft, each carrying a tool at least partly of conducting material. The tools are mutually insulated and connected via leads to electrical connections at the branch ends remote from the tools. One electrical lead is formed by one (3) of t ...


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Rothweiler Christoph, Weisshaupt Dieter, Keller Anton: Coagulation forceps for surgical applications. Aesculap &Amp, Co Kg, January 31, 2007: EP1747762-A2 (2 worldwide citation)

The device (1) has two relatively movable clamping jaws (5,6) with electrically conducting and insulating regions. The conducting regions are formed by protrusions (12,13) on an electrically conducting base surface (7,8) of the jaws facing towards the other respective jaws. Stops (9,10) limit the mo ...


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WEISHAUPT DIETER, KELLER ANTON, ROTHWEILER CHRISTOPH: Surgical system for connecting bodily tissues, Chirurgisches System zum Verbinden von Körpergewebe, Système chirurgical destiné à relier des tissus corporels. AESCULAP WERKE, June 22, 2011: EP2335608-A2 (2 worldwide citation)

Um ein chirurgisches System (10) zum Verbinden von Körpergewebe, umfassend ein chirurgisches Instrument (12) mit zwei relativ zueinander bewegbaren Werkzeugelementen (14,16'), welche jeweils eine HF-Elektrode (28,29) umfassen, die in einer Annäherungsstellung der Werkzeugelemente einen minimalen Abs ...


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WEIßHAUPT Dieter, ROTHWEILER Christoph, WEGMANN Jürgen, BLENDER Bernd: Système chirurgical destiné au raccordement de parties de tissu corporel, Surgical system for connecting body tissue parts. Aesculap, WEIßHAUPT Dieter, ROTHWEILER Christoph, WEGMANN Jürgen, BLENDER Bernd, Ruff Wilhelm Beier Dauster & Partner, November 10, 2011: WO/2011/138347 (1 worldwide citation)

The invention concerns a surgical system (10), in particular of the nature of a surgical kit, for connecting biological tissue, in particular human and/or animal body tissue, comprising a) a surgical instrument (12; 120) with two tool elements (14, 16; 138, 40), which are movable in relation to one ...


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WEISSHAUPT DIETER , KELLER ANTON , ROTHWEILER CHRISTOPH : [de] CHIRURGISCHES SYSTEM ZUM VERBINDEN VON KÖRPERGEWEBE, [en] SURGICAL SYSTEM FOR CONNECTING BODILY TISSUES, [fr] SYSTEME CHIRURGICAL DESTINE A RELIER DES TISSUS CORPORELS. AESCULAP  , November 30, 2016: EP3097870-A1

[de] Um ein chirurgisches System (10) zum Verbinden von Körpergewebe, umfassend ein chirurgisches Instrument (12) mit zwei relativ zueinander bewegbaren Werkzeugelementen (14,16'), welche jeweils eine HF-Elektrode (28,29) umfassen, die in einer Annäherungsstellung der Werkzeugelemente einen minimale ...


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Rothweiler Christoph, Weisshaupt Dieter: Surgical instrument. Aesculap & Co Kg, May 26, 2004: EP1421911-A1

The surgical scissors have at least two swing legs which pivot (12) against each other, and with finger ring grips (22,23) at the proximal ends. At least one of the two legs (16,17) has a connecting section (32) as an additional link for the finger rings, with a holding surface (40) pitched away fro ...


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WEISHAUPT DIETER, MORALES PEDRO, ROTHWEILER CHRISTOPH, VOGTHERR ROBERT: [fr] Système de rétraction chirurgical, [de] Chirurgisches Retraktionssystem, [en] Surgical retraction system. AESCULAP, March 27, 2013: EP2572647-A1

[en] The surgical retraction system (10) has support elements formed in multipart, where a part of the support elements forms a bearing body, which is held at a spreading arm (14), and where at the former part, another part of the support element in form of a support surface around an axis extended ...


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ROTHWEILER CHRISTOPH, MORALES PEDRO, NESPER MARKUS, WEISHAUPT DIETER: [fr] Dispositif de rétraction chirurgical, [de] Chirurgische Retraktionsvorrichtung, [en] Surgical retraction device. AESCULAP WERKE, October 20, 2010: EP2241262-A1

[en] The device (10) has two support arms (12, 14) moveable relative to each other. A surgical restraining element (16, 18) is provided for restraining bones or body tissue. A support arm positioning mechanism (116) is provided for moving and changing position of the support arms relative to each ot ...


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ROTHWEILER CHRISTOPH, HEIZMANN PATRICK: [fr] Instrument de scellage HF, [de] HF-Versiegelungsinstrument, [en] HF sealing instrument. AESCULAP, December 25, 2013: EP2676625-A1

[de] Offenbart wird ein bipolares HF - Versiegelungsinstrument mit zwei Elektroden - bestückten, langgestreckten Instrumentenbranchen, die relativ zueinander (scharnierartig) beweglich gelagert sind, um zumindest in eine Öffnungs-und eine Schliessstellung betätigt zu werden, sowie einem Instrumenten ...