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Gary L Rayburn, Rob G Riffle, Frederick J Walburn, Benjamin G Williams: Endoscopic device and method for reinforcing surgical staples. Gore Enterprise Holdings, David J Johns, September 22, 1998: US05810855 (800 worldwide citation)

A surgical staple line reinforcement device for use with a variety of surgical staplers having a pivoted connection between stapler arms or jaws, such as endoscopic stapler devices. The device comprises a pair of tubes of bio-implantable material connected together at a hinge. The device can be quic ...


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Gary L Rayburn, Rob G Riffle, Frederick J Walburn, Benjamin G Williams: Device and method for reinforcing surgical staples. W L Gore & Associates, David J Johns, December 30, 1997: US05702409 (595 worldwide citation)

A surgical staple line reinforcement device for use with a variety of surgical staplers to protect against tissue damage from surgical staples. The device comprises a tube of bio-implantable material that can be quickly and readily applied by a surgical team to provide tissue reinforcement. The devi ...


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Rayburn Gary L, Riffle Rob G, Walburn Frederick J, Williams Benjamin G: Dispositif et procede de renforcement dagrafes chirurgicales, Device and method for reinforcing surgical staples. Wl Gore & Associates, Wl Gore & Associates, GOWLING LAFLEUR HENDERSON, February 6, 1997: CA2231593

A surgical staple line reinforcement device for use with a variety of surgical staplers to protect against tissue damage from surgical staples. The device comprises a tube of bio-implantable material that can be quickly and readily applied by a surgical team to provide tissue reinforcement. The devi ...


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Rayburn Gary L, Riffle Rob G, Walburn Frederick J, Williams Benjamin G: Device and method for reinforcing surgical staples. Wl Gore & Associates, CAMPBELL John S, February 6, 1997: WO/1997/003614

A surgical staple line reinforcement device for use with a variety of surgical staplers to protect against tissue damage from surgical staples. The device comprises a tube of bio-implantable material that can be quickly and readily applied by a surgical team to provide tissue reinforcement. The devi ...


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Rayburn Gary L, Riffle Rob G, Walburn Frederick J, Williams Benjamin G: Device and method for reinforcing surgical staples. Gore & Ass, November 24, 1999: EP0957779-A1

A surgical staple line reinforcement device for use with a variety of surgical staplers to protect against tissue damage from surgical staples. The device comprises a tube of bio-implantable material that can be quickly and readily applied by a surgical team to provide tissue reinforcement. The devi ...