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Chad P Boudreaux: Surgical stapling instrument with a geared return mechanism. Ethicon Endo Surgery, February 9, 2010: US07658311 (538 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument including a firing drive configured to selectively advance a firing member and/or cutting member relative to an end effector and, in addition, a reversing drive configured to selectively retract the firing member and/or cutting member relative to the end effector. The firing dr ...


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Chad P Boudreaux: Surgical stapling instrument with a geared return mechanism. Ethicon Endo Surgery, January 15, 2013: US08353437 (259 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument including a firing drive configured to selectively advance a firing member and/or cutting member relative to an end effector and, in addition, a reversing drive configured to selectively retract the firing member and/or cutting member relative to the end effector. The firing dr ...


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BOUDREAUX CHAD P: [fr] Instrument dagrafage chirurgical avec un mécanisme de retour couplé, [de] Chirurgische Klammervorrichtung mit einem Getriebe-Rückkehrmechanismus, [en] Surgical stapling instrument with a geared return mechanism. ETHICON ENDO SURGERY, July 15, 2009: EP2078501-A1

[en] A surgical instrument including a firing drive configured to selectively advance a firing member and/or cutting member relative to an end effector and, in addition, a reversing drive configured to selectively retract the firing member and/or cutting member relative to the end effector. The firi ...


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Chad P Boudreaux: Surgical stapling instrument with a geared return mechanism. Ethicon Endo Surgery, K&L Gates, December 25, 2008: US20080314954-A1

A surgical instrument including a firing drive configured to selectively advance a firing member and/or cutting member relative to an end effector and, in addition, a reversing drive configured to selectively retract the firing member and/or cutting member relative to the end effector. The firing dr ...


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Chad P Boudreaux: Surgical Stapling Instrument With A Geared Return Mechanism. K&L Gates, June 3, 2010: US20100133318-A1

A surgical instrument including a firing drive configured to selectively advance a firing member and/or cutting member relative to an end effector and, in addition, a reversing drive configured to selectively retract the firing member and/or cutting member relative to the end effector. The firing dr ...


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Boudreaux Chad P: Surgical stapling instrument with a geared return mechanism. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Su Juan, August 12, 2009: CN200910003402

A surgical instrument including a firing drive configured to selectively advance a firing member and/or cutting member relative to an end effector and, in addition, a reversing drive configured to selectively retract the firing member and/or cutting member relative to the end effector. The firing dr ...


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Boudreaux Chad P: Surgical stapling instrument with a geared return mechanism. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Su Juan, July 15, 2009: CN200910003403

A surgical instrument including a firing drive configured to selectively advance a firing member and/or cutting member relative to an end effector and, in addition, a reversing drive configured to selectively retract the firing member and/or cutting member relative to the end effector. In various em ...


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SURGICAL INSTRUMENT SYSTEMS COMPRISING AN ARTICULATABLE END EFFECTOR AND MEANS FOR ADJUSTING THE FIRING STROKE OF A FIRING MEMBER. April 26, 2018: US20180110519-A1

A surgical instrument is disclosed. The surgical instrument can include an end effector, comprising an anvil and a staple cartridge. The surgical instrument can further include a shaft defining a longitudinal axis. The surgical instrument can also include an articulation joint, wherein the end effec ...