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Frederick E Shelton IV, Kevin R Doll, Jeffrey S Swayze, Eugene L Timperman: Surgical instrument having a removable battery. Ethicon Endo Surgery, December 16, 2008: US07464846 (656 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument. The surgical instrument comprises a handle, a battery, a motor, and a lockout system. The handle comprises a primary portion and a grip portion. The grip portion is releasably connected to the primary portion. The battery is within the grip portion. The motor is in electrical ...


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Shelton Frederick E Iv, Doll Kevin R, Swayze Jeffrey S, Timperman Eugene L: Surgical instrument having a removable battery. Ethicon Endo Surgery, August 1, 2007: EP1813200-A2 (204 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument. The surgical instrument comprises a handle, a battery, a motor, and a lockout system. The handle comprises a primary portion and a grip portion. The grip portion is releasably connected to the primary portion. The battery is within the grip portion. The motor is in electrical ...


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Frederick E Shelton IV, Jerome R Morgan: Surgical instrument comprising an adjustable system configured to accommodate different jaw heights. Ethicon Endo Surgery, March 28, 2017: US09603595 (5 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument can comprise a first jaw, a second jaw, and a firing system configured to be advanced relative to the first jaw and the second jaw. The firing system can comprise a firing member including a first portion configured to engage the first jaw and a second portion configured to eng ...


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Frederick E Shelton IV, Jerome R Morgan, Kevin R Doll, Jeffrey S Swayze, Eugene L Timperman: Surgical instrument having a feedback system. Ethicon Endo Surgery, August 29, 2017: US09743928 (5 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument comprises an articulable end effector; a drive shaft connected to the end effector that drives the end effector; an electric motor connected to the drive shaft that drives the drive shaft; a battery unit for supplying power to the electric motor; at least one sensor for sensing ...


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Jerome R Morgan, Frederick E Shelton IV: Surgical cutting and fastening instrument with apparatus for determining cartridge and firing motion status. Ethicon Endo Surgery, August 15, 2017: US09730697 (4 worldwide citation)

In various embodiments, a fastener cartridge is disclosed. The fastener cartridge comprises a cartridge body comprising a plurality of fasteners, a longitudinal knife slot defined in the cartridge body, and a circuit comprising a plurality of frangible resistors extending across the longitudinal kni ...


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SHELTON IV FREDERICK E, DOLL KEVIN R, SWAYZE JEFFREY S, TIMPERMAN EUGENE L: [fr] Instrument chirurgical ayant une batterie amovible, [de] Chirurgisches Instrument mit herausnehmbarer Batterie, [en] Surgical Instrument having a Removable Battery. ETHICON ENDO SURGERY, April 6, 2011: EP2305134-A2

[en] A surgical instrument. The surgical instrument comprises a handle, a battery, a motor, and a lockout system. The handle comprises a primary portion and a grip portion. The grip portion is releasably connected to the primary portion. The battery is within the grip portion. The motor is in electr ...


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Timperman Eugene L, Iv Frederick E Shelton, Swayze Jeffrey S, Doll Kevin R: Surgical instrument having a removable battery. Ethicon Endo Surgery, sujuan, August 8, 2007: CN200710006949

A surgical instrument. The surgical instrument comprises a handle, a battery, a motor, and a lockout system. The handle comprises a primary portion and a grip portion. The grip portion is releasably connected to the primary portion. The battery is within the grip portion. The motor is in electrical ...


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Frederick E Shelton, Kevin R Doil, Jeffrey S Swayze, Eugene L Timperman: Surgical instrument having a removable battery. Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Preston Gates Ellis, August 2, 2007: US20070175960-A1

A surgical instrument. The surgical instrument comprises a handle, a battery, a motor, and a lockout system. The handle comprises a primary portion and a grip portion. The grip portion is releasably connected to the primary portion. The battery is within the grip portion. The motor is in electrical ...


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Shelton Frederick E Iv, Doll Kevin R, Swayze Jeffrey S, Timperman Eugene L: Surgical instrument having removable battery contained in grip unit. Ethicon Endo Surgery, August 3, 2007: KR1020070009924

PURPOSE: A surgical instrument having a removable battery is provided to disconnect a grip unit from a main portion of the instrument, after the grip unit is separated from the main portion by a predetermined number of times. CONSTITUTION: A surgical instrument(300) includes a handle, a battery(64), ...


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