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Zoran Falkenstein, Blaze Brown, John R Brustad: Bipolar electrosurgical scissors. Applied Medical Resources Corporation, David G Majdali, September 2, 2008: US07419490 (56 worldwide citation)

Bipolar electrosurgical scissors for treating biological tissue include first and second scissor blades. A shearing surface and cutting edge of each blade is electrically neutral. The scissors include a pair of electrical connections for receiving electrical currents of opposing polarities. Each bla ...


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Zoran Falkenstein, Christopher J Cappello, Gary M Johnson, Benjamin A Gianneschi, Olivia J Tran, Matthew A Wixey, Kennii Pravongviengkham, Boun Pravong, Haruyasu Yawata, Matthew M Becerra, John R Brustad, Adam J Cohen, Nabil Hilal, Edward D Pingleton, Said S Hilal, Charles C Hart, Chris R Wikoff: Electrosurgical system. Applied Medical Resources Corporation, Patrick Y Ikehara, John F Heal, October 22, 2013: US08562598 (39 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical system can include an electrosurgical generator, a feedback circuit or controller, and an electrosurgical tool. The feedback circuit can provide an electrosurgery endpoint by determining the phase end point of a tissue to be treated. The electrosurgical system can include more tha ...


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Charles C Hart, John R Brustad, Zoran Falkenstein: Insufflation gas warmer and humidifier. Applied Medical Resources Corporation, John F Heal, Patrick Y Ikehara, October 12, 2010: US07811253 (16 worldwide citation)

An insufflation gas warmer and humidifier apparatus and methods are provided. Insufflation gas is received from a bulky insufflation tubing. Insufflation gas received travels through, in one aspect, a channel or winding flow path, in a passage. The configuration of the passage ensures that the insuf ...


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Zoran Falkenstein, Christopher J Cappello, Gary M Johnson, Benjamin A Gianneschi, Olivia J Tran, Matthew A Wixey, Kennii Pravongviengkham, Boun Pravong, Haruyasu Yawata, Matthew M Becerra, John R Brustad, Adam J Cohen, Nabil Hilal, Edward D Pingleton, Said S Hilal, Charles C Hart, Chris R Wikoff: Electrosurgical system. Applied Medical Resources Corporation, Patrick Y Ikehara, John F Heal, October 8, 2013: US08551088 (15 worldwide citation)

Phase end point determination is provided to automatically halt the application of energy to tissue. Prior to the application of energy, the phase end point determination is identified by measuring the product of permittivity and conductivity of the tissue to be treated.


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Boun Pravong, Kennii Pravongviengkham, Matthew M Becerra, Matthew A Wixey, Haruyasu Yawata, Gary M Johnson, Zoran Falkenstein, John R Brustad, Charles C Hart: Method and apparatus for tissue morcellation. Applied Medical Resources Corporation, Rimas T Lukas, David G Majdali, November 13, 2012: US08308746 (15 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a tissue morcellator for minimally invasive surgery. The morcellator has a metallic cutting ring mounted on a visually transparent hollow cylinder, which in combination with a visually transparent outer morcellator tube enables a surgeon to visualize the inside of the morcel ...


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Zoran Falkenstein: Dielectric barrier discharge-driven (V)UV light source for fluid treatment. Ushio America, J D Harriman II, Coudert Brothers, October 14, 2003: US06633109 (15 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a DBD lamp used in fluid treatment systems, where the irradiated fluid is used as a low voltage outer electrode instead of a metallic wire mesh. This fluid is in direct contact with the lamp envelope which acts as a two-fold advantage. First, the fluid acts as a strong ...


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Zoran Falkenstein, Kennii Pravongviengkham, Haruyasu Yawata, Boun Pravong, Matthew A Becerra, Christopher J Cappello, Gary M Johnson, Benjamin A Gianneschi, Olivia J Tran, Matthew A Wixey, John R Brustad, Adam J Cohen, Nabil Hilal, Edward D Pingleton, Said S Hilal, Charles C Hart, Chris R Wikoff: Electrosurgical system. Applied Medical Resources Corporation, Patrick Y Ikehara, John F Heal, October 29, 2013: US08568411 (9 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical tool can be used for tissue dissection. The tool can include several electrodes positioned on a jaw assembly. The electrodes can be selectively connected to a power source in a cutting arrangement or a coagulation arrangement. Switching from the cutting arrangement to the coagulat ...


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Zoran Falkenstein, Blaze Brown, John R Brustad: Bipolar electrosurgical scissors. Applied Medical Resources Corporation, Patrick Y Ikehara, John F Heal, David G Majdali, July 24, 2012: US08226649 (8 worldwide citation)

Bipolar electrosurgical scissors for treating biological tissue include first and second scissor blades. A shearing surface and cutting edge of each blade is electrically neutral. The scissors include a pair of electrical connections for receiving electrical currents of opposing polarities. Each bla ...


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Zoran Falkenstein, John R Brustad: Monopolar electrosurgical return electrode. Applied Medical Resources Corporation, Patrick Y Ikehara, John F Heal, March 22, 2011: US07909819 (6 worldwide citation)

A monopolar electrosurgical return electrode to prevent unwanted thermal effects in monopolar electrosurgery, accomplished in one aspect by volumetric incorporation of temperature-resistive material of positive nature into a flexible and adhesive return electrode pad is provided. The incorporation o ...


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Zoran Falkenstein, Blaze Brown, John R Brustad: Bipolar electrosurgical scissors. Applied Medical Resources Corporation, Patrick Y Ikehara, December 3, 2013: US08597293 (4 worldwide citation)

Bipolar electrosurgical scissors for treating biological tissue include first and second scissor blades. A shearing surface and cutting edge of each blade is electrically neutral. The scissors include a pair of electrical connections for receiving electrical currents of opposing polarities. Each bla ...