Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Apparatus for applying surgical fasteners to body tissue










Image Number 17 for United States Patent #7866526.

An apparatus for endoscopic application of surgical staples adapted to attach surgical mesh to body tissue includes a frame and an elongated endoscopic section connected to the frame-and extending distally therefrom. A staple storage cartridge is removably supported on a pivotal support system at the distal end portion of the endoscopic section. An elongated pusher system is provided for individually advancing at least one staple at a time distally. The pusher system includes a trigger system to actuate the pusher. The trigger system is provided with perceptible tactile sensing means to indicate when the legs of the staple being advanced are exposed so as to be visible to the user for positioning and orientation purposes.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Femtocell one-to-many packet delivery
Wireless control system for a patient support apparatus
Systems and methods for providing a collaboration place interface including data that is persistent after a client is longer in the collaboration place among a plurality of clients
Devices and methods for the production of coaxial microfibers and nanofibers
Systems and methods for adaptive blind mode equalization
Chair
Method, apparatus, and manufacture for adaptation of video encoder tuning parameters
  Randomly Featured Patents
Portable material stand
Wire lead guide and method for terminating a communications cable
Processable and stable conductive polymers from diether-linked bisorthodinitrile monomers
Electrical circuit board and method for making the same
Method and system for controlling network service parameters in a cell based communications network
Solenoid operated pressure control valve
Process and apparatus for collecting solar energy
Controllable space velocity reactor and process
Carton flap gripping system
Conjugated psychotropic drugs and uses thereof