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John E Abele, Charles E Lennox, Paul C Nardella, Sharad H Joshi: Heating catheters. Boston Scientific Corporation, Fish & Richardson, September 29, 1992: US05151100 (308 worldwide citation)

A catheter device and method for heating tissue, the device having a catheter shaft constructed for insertion into a patient's body, and at least one chamber mounted on the catheter shaft. The catheter shaft has at least one lumen for fluid flow through the shaft. The chambers are defined by walls t ...


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Sharad H Joshi, Jean Luc Boulnois, Chris A Devlin, Peter Aliski, Russ LaRoche, Chris Sullivan: Connector for a laparoscopic surgical system. MICROLINE SURGICAL, Greenblum & Bernstein, May 3, 2016: US09326785

A connector for connecting an instrument tip with a laparoscopic tube end, the connector including a base forming a body of the connector, the base having a lumen configured to accommodate an instrument tip actuator therein, and a seal permanently bonded to an inner surface of a proximal end of the ...


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Thomas Haynes McGaffigan, Sharad H Joshi: Laparoscopic medical device with de-mateable tip. MICROLINE SURGICAL, Greenblum & Bernstein, November 14, 2017: US09814515

A laparoscopic instrument assembly with a handle member and a removable tip. The handle member and removable tip are mated using a double threaded design which provides a secure connection with low electrical resistance. Electrical energy is provided through an inner shaft to the removable tip, and ...


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Steven B Woolfson, Sharad H Joshi, Jean Luc Boulnois, Albert A LePage, Christopher Devlin: Articulable surgical instrument. MICROLINE SURGICAL, Greenblum & Bernstein, May 9, 2017: US09642603

An instrument includes, a lumen, a handpiece affixed to the proximal end of the lumen and including an actuator, a proximal articulable segment, the proximal end of the proximal articulable segment pivotably attached to the distal end of the lumen via a proximal hinge pin extending in a direction ge ...


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Thomas Haynes McGAFFIGAN, Sharad H JOSHI: Laparoscopic medical device with de-mateable tip. Microline Surgical, April 5, 2012: US20120083778-A1

A laparoscopic instrument assembly with a handle member and a removable tip. The handle member and removable tip are mated using a double threaded design which provides a secure connection with low electrical resistance. Electrical energy is provided through an inner shaft to the removable tip, and ...


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Sharad H JOSHI, Jean Luc BOULNOIS, Chris A DEVLIN, Peter ALISKI, Russ LaROCHE, Chris SULLIVAN: Connector for a laparoscopic surgical system. Microline Surgical, November 15, 2012: US20120289773-A1

A connector for connecting an instrument tip with a laparoscopic tube end, the connector including a base forming a body of the connector, the base having a lumen configured to accommodate an instrument tip actuator therein, and a seal permanently bonded to an inner surface of a proximal end of the ...