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Todd Phillip Omaits, Bennie Thompson, Frederick E Shelton IV, Eugene L Timperman: Surgical stapling instrument with mechanical mechanism for limiting maximum tissue compression. Ethicon Endo Surgery, March 24, 2009: US07506791 (566 worldwide citation)

Various forms of surgical instruments are disclosed. In various embodiments, the instrument includes a cartridge supporting assembly for operably supporting a staple cartridge therein. The cartridge supporting assembly may be responsive to firing and retraction motions applied thereto from a firing ...


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Todd Phillip Omaits, Bennie Thompson, Frederick E Shelton IV, Eugene L Timperman: Surgical stapling instrument with mechanical indicator to show levels of tissue compression. Ethicon Endo Surgery, January 8, 2013: US08348131 (198 worldwide citation)

Various forms of surgical instruments are disclosed. In various embodiments, the instrument includes a cartridge supporting assembly for operably supporting a staple cartridge therein. The cartridge supporting assembly may be responsive to firing and retraction motions applied thereto from a firing ...


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Alessandro Pastorelli, Michael A Murray, William Bruce Weisenburgh II, Federico Bilotti, Laszlo Csiky, Todd Phillip Omaits: Surgical stapling instrument. Ethicon Endo Surgery, April 9, 2013: US08413870 (163 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapling instrument (1) comprises a staple fastening assembly (4) in the distal region of said instrument, the staple fastening assembly (4) including a cartridge device (8) which comprises at least one closed row (17, 18) of staples and defines a wavy distal end surface (14), and an anvi ...


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Todd Phillip Omaits, Bennie Thompson, Frederick E Shelton, Eugene L Timperman: Surgical stapling instrument with mechanical mechanism for limiting maximum tissue compression. Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Preston Gates Ellis, April 3, 2008: US20080078805-A1

Various forms of surgical instruments are disclosed. In various embodiments, the instrument includes a cartridge supporting assembly for operably supporting a staple cartridge therein. The cartridge supporting assembly may be responsive to firing and retraction motions applied thereto from a firing ...


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Todd Phillip Omaits, Bennie Thompson, Frederick E Shelton, Eugene L Timperman: Surgical stapling instrument with mechanical indicator to show levels of tissue compression. Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Preston Gates Ellis, April 3, 2008: US20080078806-A1

Various forms of surgical instruments are disclosed. In various embodiments, the instrument includes a cartridge supporting assembly for operably supporting a staple cartridge therein. The cartridge supporting assembly may be responsive to firing and retraction motions applied thereto from a firing ...


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Alessandro Pastorelli, Michael A Murray, William Bruce Weisenburgh II, Federico Bilotti, Laszlo Csiky, Todd Phillip Omaits: Surgical stapling instrument. Philip S Johnson, Johnson & Johnson, May 6, 2010: US20100108740-A1

A surgical stapling instrument (1) comprises a staple fastening assembly (4) in the distal region of said instrument, the staple fastening assembly (4) including a cartridge device (8) which comprises at least one closed row (17, 18) of staples and defines a wavy distal end surface (14), and an anvi ...


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Alessandro Pastorelli, Michael A Murray, William Bruce Weisenburgh II, Federico Bilotti, Laszlo Csiky, Todd Phillip Omaits: Surgical Stapling Instrument. August 2, 2012: US20120193395-A1

A surgical stapling instrument (1) comprises a staple fastening assembly (4) in the distal region of said instrument, the staple fastening assembly (4) including a cartridge device (8) which comprises at least one closed row (17, 18) of staples and defines a wavy distal end surface (14), and an anvi ...



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