Resources Contact Us Home
Surgical stapler with mechanisms for reducing the firing force

Image Number 12 for United States Patent #5816471.

Surgical staplers for use during open and/or laparoscopic surgical procedures are disclosed. Novel firing device trapping assemblies, pushers, staple lines and firing handles are described. Many of the novel devices reduce the overall firing force experienced by the surgeon.

  Recently Added Patents
Navigation system with enhanced point of interest arrival guidance
Semiconductor storage device having nonvolatile flash and ram with simultaneous data copy and data receive
System for writing a simulation program
Implantable pulse generator for neurostimulation that comprises voltage conversion circuitry and method of operation thereof
Optical interconnect
Systems and methods for modeling costed entities and performing a value chain analysis
Systems and methods for implementing real estate future market value insurance
  Randomly Featured Patents
High voltage electron beam gun
Activation device
Intraoperative endocardial and epicardial ablation probe
Electrode compartment for an electrochemical cell, a refreshing system for it and an emulsion to be used therefore
Substrate conveying device and substrate conveying method
Guitar string tuning system
Linear guide device
Writing instrument
Process for the production of 17-oxosteroids via the fermentative oxidation of 17.beta.-hydroxysteroids by Mycobacterium
Ignition coil with integrated coil driver and ionization detection circuitry