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Richard A McGarry, Douglas G Noiles: Apparatus for applying surgical clips. United States Surgical Corporation, Thomas R Bremer, November 25, 1986: US04624254 (487 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for applying surgical clips to tissue includes a self-contained supply of clips and is constructed to apply those clips, one at a time, through movement of the thumb and fingers of one hand. The clips are stored inside a sleeve along the length of the instrument, are fed into jaws at the d ...


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David T Green, Henry Bolanos, Wayne P Young, Richard A McGarry, Lisa W Heaton, Keith Ratcliff: Apparatus and method for applying surgical clips in laparoscopic or endoscopic procedures. United States Surgical Corporation, Thomas R Bremer, Peter G Dilworth, Rocco S Barrese, March 31, 1992: US05100420 (457 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for applying surgical clips through an endoscopic tube includes an endoscopic portion housing a jaw blade, a pusher bar for feeding clips one at a time to the jaws, a channel bar for camming the jaw blades into closed position, and an array of surgical clips. The body of the apparatus c ...


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Kenneth H Whitfield, Martin J Nohilly, George M Chelednik: Apparatus for applying surgical clips. United States Surgical Corporation, November 10, 1998: US05833696 (426 worldwide citation)

A surgical clip applying instrument is disclosed which includes a handle portion, a body extending distally from the handle portion and defining a longitudinal axis, and a plurality of surgical clips disposed within the body. A jaw assembly is mounted adjacent a distal end portion of the body. The j ...


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Richard A McGarry, Douglas G Noiles: Apparatus for applying surgical clips. United States Surgical Corporation, John E Nathan, Robert R Jackson, Eugene S Indyk, April 9, 1985: US04509518 (380 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for applying surgical clips to tissue includes a self-contained supply of clips and is constructed to apply those clips, one at a time, through movement of the thumb and fingers of one hand. The clips are stored inside a sleeve along the length of the instrument, are fed into jaws at the d ...


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Douglas J Cuny, Ernie Aranyi, Scott W Reed, Vinod C Nagori: Apparatus for applying surgical clips. United States Surgical Corporation, June 30, 1998: US05772673 (350 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for application of surgical clips to body tissue is disclosed having a handle assembly and an elongated body portion extending distally from the handle assembly. A jaw assembly is mounted at a distal end portion of the elongated body portion and includes first and second jaws movable be ...


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James R Pratt, Gary S Kappel, Douglas J Cuny, H Jonathan Tovey, Paul J Phillips, Mark S Peyser, Ernie Aranyi: Apparatus for applying surgical clips. United States Surgical Corporation, March 4, 1997: US05607436 (332 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is provided for applying surgical clips which includes provisions for applying a partially closed clip to ducts or shunts during a surgical procedure such as cholecystectomy procedures. The apparatus includes means for effecting a partial closing stroke of the handle mechanism to corres ...


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David T Green, Richard A McGarry, Graham Smith: Apparatus for applying surgical clips. United States Surgical Corporation, Thomas R Bremer, October 14, 1986: US04616650 (305 worldwide citation)

Surgical clip applying apparatus in which clips are delivered to a pair of jaws one at a time for closure around body tissue. The squeezing together of a pair of ring handles causes the jaws to move distally relative to the apparatus. The jaws contact a pair of inclined surfaces on the shaft of the ...


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James R Pratt, Gary S Kappel, Douglas J Cuny, H Jonathan Tovey, Paul J Phillips, Mark S Peyser, Ernie Aranyi: Apparatus for applying surgical clips. United States Surgical Corporation, May 26, 1998: US05755726 (248 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is provided for applying surgical clips which includes provisions for applying a partially closed clip to ducts or shunts during a surgical procedure such as cholecystectomy procedures. The apparatus includes means for effecting a partial closing stroke of the handle mechanism to corres ...


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Kenneth H Whitfield, Ernie Aranyi: Apparatus for applying surgical clips. United States Surgical Corporation, December 23, 1997: US05700271 (150 worldwide citation)

A surgical clip applying instrument is disclosed which includes a handle portion having a first handle and a second handle mounted for relative movement. The handles define a single closing stroke between an open position and a closed position. The closing stroke includes an initial throw, an interm ...


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Ernest Aranyi, Kenneth H Whitfield, Gregory Sorrentino, Zheng: Apparatus for applying surgical clips. Tyco Healthcare Group, March 6, 2012: US08128643 (141 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for applying surgical clips has a body portion housing a clip stack and a pair of jaws supported at a distal end of the body portion. The body portion includes a camming member, a clip follower and a lockout member having a plurality of stop members. The lockout member is movable from a ...