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Ronald David Adams, Lauren O Main, Scott E Swaffar, Charles H Pugsley Jr, David P Gordon: Endoscopic stapler. Boston Scientific Corporation, Kenyon & Kenyon, September 19, 2000: US06119913 (792 worldwide citation)

An endoscopic stapler includes a stapling head which is removably locatable on the distal end of an endoscope. The stapling head includes a stationary part which houses a removable staple cartridge and a movable part which includes an anvil for receiving and bending the ends of staples fired from th ...


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Ronald David Adams, Lauren O Main, Scott E Swaffar, Charles H Pugsley Jr, David P Gordon: Endoscopic stapler. Boston Scientific Corporation, Kenyon & Kenyon, October 16, 2001: US06302311 (609 worldwide citation)

An endoscopic stapler includes a stapling head which is removably locatable on the distal end of an endoscope. The stapling head includes a stationary part which houses a removable staple cartridge and a movable part which includes an anvil for receiving and bending the ends of staples fired from th ...


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Michael S Banik, Joseph E Young, Scott E Swaffar, Michael B Mosholder, Kenneth E Hughes, Jan B Yates, Norman J Hedman, Jeremy M Harris, Alan A Alten: Moveable sample tube multiple biopsy sampling device. Boston Scientific Corporation, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner L, February 16, 1999: US05871453 (60 worldwide citation)

An instrument for obtaining tissue samples from a site deep within the body. The instrument has an elongated proximal portion that is constructed to follow a long, torturous path to the site and has a distal end constructed to sever and remove a tissue sample from the body, including tissue specimen ...


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Michael S Banik, Joseph E Young, Scott E Swaffar, Michael B Mosholder, Kenneth E Hughes, Jan B Yates, Norman J Hedman, Jeremy M Harris, Alan A Alten: Movable sample tube multiple biopsy sampling device. Boston Scientific Corporation, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner L, April 25, 2000: US06053877 (53 worldwide citation)

An instrument for obtaining tissue samples from a site deep within the body. The instrument has an elongated proximal portion that is constructed to follow a long, torturous path to the site and has a distal end constructed to sever and remove a tissue sample from the body, including tissue specimen ...


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John E Hutchins, Mark L Adams, Mark Mallaby, Scott E Swaffar, Martin G Donofrio, Oscar R Carrillo, Tracy Gandolfi, Mike Mangano, Bob Reynolds, Russell F Durgin: Method of and apparatus for positioning and maintaining the position of endoscopic instruments. Boston Scientific Scimed, Seager Tufte & Wickhem, July 31, 2012: US08231621 (26 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an apparatus for, and a method of, accurate positioning of endoscopic instruments. Accurate positioning of the instruments is accomplished through the inclusion of a steering ability within the device. After the endoscopic instrument is properly positioned, the present ...


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John E Hutchins, Mark L Adams, Mark Mallaby, Scott E Swaffar, Martin G Donofrio, Oscar R Carrillo, Tracy Gandolfi, Mike Mangano, Bob Reynolds, Russell F Durgin: Method of and apparatus for positioning and maintaining the position of endoscopic instruments. Boston Scientific Scimed, Seager Tufte & Wickhem, November 12, 2013: US08579895 (1 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an apparatus for, and a method of, accurate positioning of endoscopic instruments. Accurate positioning of the instruments is accomplished through the inclusion of a steering ability within the device. After the endoscopic instrument is properly positioned, the present ...


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John E Hutchins, Mark L Adams, Mark Mallaby, Scott E Swaffar, Martin G Donofrio, Oscar R Carillo Jr, Tracy Gandolfi, Mike Mangano, Robert G Reynolds, Russell F Durgin: Method of and apparatus for positioning and maintaining the position of endoscopic instruments. BOSTON SCIENTIFIC SCIMED, Seager Tufte & Wickhem, May 31, 2016: US09352124

The present invention provides an apparatus for, and a method of, accurate positioning of endoscopic instruments. Accurate positioning of the instruments is accomplished through the inclusion of a steering ability within the device. After the endoscopic instrument is properly positioned, the present ...


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John E Hutchins, Mark L Adams, Mark Mallaby, Scott E Swaffar, Martin Donofrio, Oscar Carrillo, Tracy Gandolfi, Mike Mangano, Bob Reynolds, Russell F Durgin: Method of and apparatus for positioning and maintaining the position of endoscopic instruments. Fulbright & Jaworski, Market Square, February 20, 2003: US20030036768-A1

The present invention provides an apparatus for, and a method of, accurate positioning of endoscopic instruments. Accurate positioning of the instruments is accomplished through the inclusion of a steering ability within the device. After the endoscopic instrument is properly positioned the present ...


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John E Hutchins, Mark L Adams, Mark Mallaby, Scott E Swaffar, Martin Donofrio, Oscar Carrillo, Tracy Gandolfi, Mike Mangano, Bob Reynolds, Russell F Durgin: Method of and apparatus for positioning and maintaining the position of endoscopic instruments. Scimed Life Systems, Fulbright & Jaworski, Market Square, April 28, 2005: US20050090847-A1

The present invention provides an apparatus for, and a method of, accurate positioning of endoscopic instruments. Accurate positioning of the instruments is accomplished through the inclusion of a steering ability within the device. After the endoscopic instrument is properly positioned the present ...


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John E Hutchins, Mark L Adams, Mark Mallaby, Scott E Swaffar, Martin Donofrio, Oscar Carrillo, Tracy Gandolfi, Mike Mangano, Bob Reynolds, Russell F Durgin: Method of and Apparatus for Positioning and Maintaining the Position of Endoscopic Instruments. Boston Scientific Scimed, Crompton Seager & Tufte, April 15, 2010: US20100094087-A1

The present invention provides an apparatus for, and a method of, accurate positioning of endoscopic instruments. Accurate positioning of the instruments is accomplished through the inclusion of a steering ability within the device. After the endoscopic instrument is properly positioned, the present ...