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Scott T Latterell, Douglas S Wahnschaffe: Bipolar electrosurgical hook probe for cutting and coagulating tissue. Gyrus Medical, Thomas J Nikolai, Nikolai & Mersereau P A, October 26, 2004: US06808525 (540 worldwide citation)

A bipolar electrosurgical hook probe includes an end effector that includes first and second electrodes placed in parallel, closely-spaced relationship, each being of a relatively large surface area and a conductive reciprocally movable hook member that is movable into and out of a space between the ...


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Scott T Latterell, Douglas S Wahnschaffe: Bipolar electrosurgical instrument for cutting desiccating and sealing tissue. Gyrus Medical, Thomas J Nikolai, Nikolai & Mersereau P A, April 25, 2006: US07033356 (473 worldwide citation)

Electrosurgical forceps are described that have jaws capable of being closed relative to one another, the jaws each supporting electrode structures especially shaped to enhance the ability of the instrument to desiccate/seal or cut tissue structures clamped between the opposed jaws. One of the oppos ...


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Coliin C O Goble, Scott T Latterell, Douglas S Wahnschaffe: Electrosurgical system. Gyrus Medical, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, January 10, 2006: US06984231 (387 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical system includes a generator (10) for generating radio frequency power, and an electrosurgical instrument (12) including at least three electrodes. The generator comprises a radio frequency output stage having at least a pair of output lines (60C), and a power supply (66) coupled t ...


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Coliin C O Goble, Scott T Latterell, Douglas S Wahnschaffe: Electrosurgical system. Gyrus Medical, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, August 16, 2005: US06929641 (332 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical system includes a generator for generating radio frequency (RF) power, and an electrosurgical instrument including at least three electrodes. The generator comprises an RF output stage having at least a pair of RF output lines, a power supply coupled to the output stage for supply ...


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Scott T Latterell, Douglas S Wahnschaffe, Scott R Sanders, Nigel Mark Goble, Colin Charles Owen Goble: Surgical instrument. Gyrus Medical, Nikolai & Mersereau P A, Thomas J Nikolai, April 17, 2007: US07204835 (314 worldwide citation)

A bipolar electrosurgical instrument comprises a handle (5), a body (1) joined to the handle, and a jaw assembly (12) joined to the body and arranged such that manipulation of the handle allows the opposed jaws of the jaw assembly to be opened and closed with respect to one another. A first of said ...


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Scott T Latterell, Paul D Brinda, Michael E Hilgers, Michael J Shoup, Thomas B Hoegh, Brian J Erickson: Enhanced interstitial fluid collection. Integ, Merchant & Gould P C, March 20, 2001: US06203504 (186 worldwide citation)

A sampling apparatus for interstitial fluid includes a pressure ring surrounding a collection needle. The pressure ring and needle are movable relative to one another for the ring to first engage a patient's skin surface prior to insertion of the needle.


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John P Sopp, Scott T Latterell, Paul D Brinda, Timothy J Erskine: Body fluid sampler. Integ, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt, March 9, 1999: US05879310 (176 worldwide citation)

A sampling apparatus for sampling body fluid includes a sampler having an external geometry selected to mate with an internal geometry of a testing apparatus such that the sampler may be inserted with in the testing apparatus in a predetermined alignment-and with a sampling location positioned accur ...


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Scott T Latterell, Dennis Brumwell: Implantable medical device having heat-shrink conforming shield. Angeion Corporation, September 29, 1998: US05814090 (148 worldwide citation)

An implantable medical device, such as an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD), utilizes a heat-shrink conforming shield to substantially isolate internal components and circuitry from the device housing and from each other. Preferably, the shield also protects the internal circuitry of the ...


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John P Sopp, Scott T Latterell, Paul D Brinda, Timothy J Erskine: Body fluid sampler. InTeg, Carol M LaSalle, Bozicevic Field & Francis, September 6, 2005: US06940591 (123 worldwide citation)

A sampling apparatus for sampling interstitial fluid includes a sampler having an external geometry selected to mate with an internal geometry of a testing apparatus such that the sampler may be inserted within the testing apparatus in a predetermined alignment and with a sampling location positione ...


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Scott T Latterell, Paul D Brinda, Michael E Hilgers, Michael J Shoup, Thomas B Hoegh, Brian J Erickson: Enhanced interstitial fluid collection. Integ, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt, March 9, 1999: US05879367 (96 worldwide citation)

A sampling apparatus for interstitial fluid includes a pressure ring surrounding a collection needle. The pressure ring and needle are movable relative to one another for the ring to first engage a patient's skin surface prior to insertion of the needle.