Resources Contact Us Home
Ultrasonic cutting tool for medical use
D341201 Ultrasonic cutting tool for medical use
Patent Drawings:Drawing: D341201-2    Drawing: D341201-3    
« 1 »

(2 images)

Inventor: Hood, et al.
Date Issued: November 9, 1993
Application: 07/714,100
Filed: June 11, 1991
Inventors: Hood; Larry L. (Laguna Hills, CA)
Hughes; Gregg (El Toro, CA)
Assignee: Advanced Osseous Technologies, Inc. (Aliso Viejo, CA)
Primary Examiner: Word; A. Hugo
Assistant Examiner: Simmons; I.
Attorney Or Agent: Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear
U.S. Class: D24/133; D24/146
Field Of Search: D24/146; D24/147; D24/170; D24/231; D24/232; D8/47; D8/101; D8/98; D19/35; 606/79; 606/83; 606/169; 604/22; 128/24RA; 128/24A; 30/168; 30/169; 30/167
International Class:
U.S Patent Documents: 2714890; 3086288; 3526219; 3589363; 3693613; 3809977; 3823717; 3862630; 3990452; 4041947; 4063557; 4184510; 4188952; 4248232; 4298074; 4425115; 4705038; 4705500; 4750488; 4832683; 4834081; 4846161; 5019083
Foreign Patent Documents: 9117716
Other References: "Orthopedic Catalog" Richards Manufacture Co Inc pp. 10, 14, 20..
"Complete Replacement Arthroplasty of the Hip by the Ring Prosthesis", The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, P. A. Ring, pp. 720-731 (British) vol. 50B, No. 4, Nov. 1968..
"A New Technique for Removal of Broken Femoral Stems in Total Hip Replacement" by William H. Harris, et al., The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, vol. 63-A, No. 5, Jun. 1981..
Biological Fixation of the Porocoat AML.RTM. Hip--Manual for Pre-Operative Planning and Recommended Surgical Technique (1984) by Charles A. Engh, M.D. and J. Dennis Bobyn, Ph.D..
"Proximal Femoral Osteotomy in Difficult Revision Hip Surgery: How to Revise the Unrevisable" by Hugh H. Cameron, Ph.D., Contemporary Orthopaedics, May 1989, vol. 18, No. 5..
Photographs 1-3 illustrating an ultrasonic aspiration surgical tool used in neural surgery, designed by Dr. David Wuchinich and disclosed in 1967..
Photographs 4-15 illustrating three ultrasonic surgical tools manufactured by Quinton and distributed by Howmedica, Inc. in 1985..

Claim: The ornamental design for an ultrasonic cutting tool for medical use, as shown and described.
Description: FIG. 1 is a perspective view of an ultrasonic cutting tool for medical use, showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof, the bottom plan view of which is identical to that shown in FIG. 2;

FIG. 3 is a side elevational view thereof, the opposite side of which is identical to that shown in FIG. 3;

FIG. 4 is an elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 5 is an end elevational view thereof opposite that shown in FIG. 4.

The broken line showing of the connector in FIGS. 1-3 is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

* * * * *
  Recently Added Patents
Selecting modulation and coding scheme in the presence of interference
Automatic logical position adjustment of multiple screens
Tiger paw stationary tab
Systems and methods for authorizing, authenticating and accounting users having transparent computer access to a network using a gateway device
Organic dual-gate memory and method for producing same
Turbulence sensor and blade condition sensor system
Inspection systems and methods for detecting defects on extreme ultraviolet mask blanks
  Randomly Featured Patents
Case for toothbrushes, toothpaste, and dental floss
Recording medium storing image processing program and image processing method
Electromagnetic flow meter having a cut groove formed in the flange for holding the liner in position
Electronic postage meter having redundant memory
Micro sighting device with built in laser
Pulse generator for an ultrasound flowmeter
Carnation named Lonkorpi
Box for feeding of inner units of air-conditioning systems
Powershift transmission with twenty-four forward modes
Assembly and method for moving a person