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Odom Darren, Hammill Curt, Schechter David A, Tetzlaff Philip, Roy Jeffrey M: Bipolar forceps with multiple electrode array end effector assembly. Sherwood Serv, March 28, 2007: EP1767163-A1 (375 worldwide citation)

A bipolar electrosurgical forceps includes first and second opposing jaw members having respective inwardly facing surfaces associated therewith. The first and second jaw members are adapted for relative movement between an open position to receive tissue and a closed position engaging tissue betwee ...


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Schechter David A, Tetzlaff Philip, Roy Jeffrey M: Bipolar concentric electrode assembly for soft tissue fusion. Sherwood Services, Schechter David A, Tetzlaff Philip, Roy Jeffrey M, DENNINGER Douglas E, September 30, 2004: WO/2004/082495 (202 worldwide citation)

A bipolar electrosurgical forceps for treating tissue includes a pair of opposing first and second jaw members each having a tissue engaging surface disposed thereon. Each of the jaw members is movable relative to one another from a first position to approximate tissue to a second position for engag ...


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Hammill Curt, Odom Darren, Schechter David A, Tetzlaff Philip M, Roy Jeffrey M: Electrode assembly for tissue fusion. Sherwood Serv, March 28, 2007: EP1767164-A1 (29 worldwide citation)

A bipolar electrosurgical forceps includes first and second opposing jaw members having respective tissue engaging surfaces associated therewith. The first and second jaw members are adapted for relative movement between an open position to receive tissue and a closed position engaging tissue betwee ...


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ARTALE RYAN C, ROY JEFFREY M, MOUA TONY, BUTCHER DENNIS W, DICKHANS WILLIAM J, JOSEPH DANIEL A, WAALER LUKE, PERRY CYNTHIA M, COLLINS LONG MEGAN MARIE: Vessel sealing instrument, Gefässversiegelnde Vorrichtung, Instrument dobturation des vaisseaux. TYCO HEALTHCARE, April 4, 2012: EP2436330-A1 (8 worldwide citation)

A bipolar electrosurgical instrument includes first and second shafts each having a jaw member extending from its distal end. Each jaw member is adapted to connect to a source of electrosurgical energy such that the jaw members are capable of selectively conducting energy through tissue held therebe ...


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GARRISON DAVID M, ROY JEFFREY M, KERR DUANE E: Apparatus for performing an electrosurgical procedure, Vorrichtung zur Durchführung eines elektrochirurgischen Verfahrens, Appareil pour exécuter une procédure électrochirurgicale. TYCO HEALTHCARE, December 7, 2011: EP2392282-A1 (4 worldwide citation)

A forceps is provided and includes a housing having a shaft. An end effector assembly operatively connects to a distal end of the shaft and includes a pair of first and second jaw members. One or both of the first and second jaw members is movable relative to the other jaw member from a clamping pos ...


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ROY JEFFREY M: [fr] Appareil et système pour effectuer une procédure électrochirurgicale, [de] Vorrichtung und System zur Durchführung eines elektrochirurgischen Verfahrens, [en] Apparatus and system for performing an electrosurgical procedure. TYCO HEALTHCARE, April 14, 2010: EP2174612-A1 (3 worldwide citation)

[en] The present disclosure provides a bipolar forceps adapted to connect to a source of electrosurgical energy for performing an electrosurgical procedure. The bipolar forceps includes a housing having a shaft that extends therefrom. The bipolar forceps is in operative communication with one or mor ...


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Schechter David A, Tetzlaff Philip, Roy Jeffrey M: Bipolar forceps with end effector assembly of a plurality of electrode arrays. Sherwood Services, March 29, 2007: JP2007-075468 (3 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide bipolar electric surgical forceps with a plurality of electrodes on respective jaw members for forming a pair of corresponding or counter electrode arrays to enhance the tissue-seal integration.SOLUTION: The forceps comprise a ring electrode 422 disposed on a jaw mem ...


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DICKHANS WILLIAM J , ARTALE RYAN C , BUTCHER DENNIS W , MOUA TONY , ROY JEFFREY M , COLLINS LONG MEGAN MARIE , WAALER LUKE , JOSEPH DANIEL A , PERRY CYNTHIA M : [de] GEFÄSSVERSIEGELUNGSVORRICHTUNG, [en] VESSEL SEALING INSTRUMENT, [fr] INSTRUMENT DOBTURATION DES VAISSEAUX. COVIDIEN  , July 20, 2016: EP3045135-A1

[en] A forceps, comprising: a first shaft (12a) having a jaw member (120) at a distal end thereof; a second shaft (12b) having a jaw member (110) at a distal end thereof, each of the jaw members including an electrically conductive sealing surface (112a, 112b), the first and second shafts pivotally ...


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ROY JEFFREY M, COULSON REBECCA J: Apparatus with multiple channel selective cutting, Vorrichtung mit selektivem Mehrkanalschneiden, Appareil de découpe sélective de plusieurs canaux. TYCO HEALTHCARE, August 22, 2012: EP2489319-A1

A forceps includes an end effector assembly and one or more cutting blades. The end effector assembly defines a longitudinal axis and has a pair of jaw members selectively positionable relative to one another about a pivot. One or more of the jaw members includes an electrically conductive tissue en ...


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GARRISON DAVID M, ROY JEFFREY M, KERR DUANE E: Appareil pour exécuter une procédure électro-chirurgicale, Vorrichtung zur Durchführung eines elektrochirurgischen Verfahrens, Apparatus for performing an electrosurgical procedure. TYCO HEALTHCARE, October 31, 2012: EP2517664-A1

A forceps is provided and includes a housing having a shaft. An end effector assembly operatively connects to a distal end of the shaft and includes a pair of first and second jaw members. One or both of the first and second jaw members is movable relative to the other jaw member from a clamping pos ...