Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Screen reader users: click this link for accessible mode. Accessible mode has the same essential features but works better with your reader.

Patents

  1. Advanced Patent Search
Publication numberUSD650074 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/376,122
Publication date6 Dec 2011
Filing date1 Oct 2010
Priority date1 Oct 2010
Publication number29376122, 376122, US D650074 S1, US D650074S1, US-S1-D650074, USD650074 S1, USD650074S1
InventorsJohn V. Hunt, Cory G. Kimball, Ryan J. Laurent, Patrick J. Swindon
Original AssigneeEthicon Endo-Surgery, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Surgical instrument
US D650074 S1
Abstract  available in
Images(11)
Previous page
Next page
Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a surgical instrument, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a surgical instrument in an environment.

FIG. 2 is a front view of the surgical instrument of FIG. 1.

FIG. 3 is a rear view of the surgical instrument of FIG. 1.

FIG. 4 is a right-side view of the surgical instrument of FIG. 1.

FIG. 5 is a left-side view of the surgical instrument of FIG. 1.

FIG. 6 is a top view of the surgical instrument of FIG. 1.

FIG. 7 is a bottom view of the surgical instrument of FIG. 1.

FIG. 8 is a perspective view of a surgical instrument in an alternate environment with an end effector cap in place.

FIG. 9 is a front view of the surgical instrument of FIG. 8.

FIG. 10 is a rear view of the surgical instrument of FIG. 8.

FIG. 11 is a right-side view of the surgical instrument of FIG. 8.

FIG. 12 is a left-side view of the surgical instrument of FIG. 8.

FIG. 13 is a top view of the surgical instrument of FIG. 8; and,

FIG. 14 is a bottom view of the surgical instrument of FIG. 8.

The broken lines immediately adjacent the shaded areas represent the bounds of the claimed design while all other broken lines are directed to environment and are for illustrative purposes only; these broken lines form no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1"Biomedical Coatings," Fort Wayne Metals, Research Products Corporation, obtained online at www.fwmetals.com on Jun. 21, 2010 (1 page).
2B.R. Coolman, DVM, MS et al., "Comparison of Skin Staples With Sutures for Anastomosis of the Small Intestine in Dogs," Abstract; http://www.blackwell-synergy.com/doi/abs/10.1053/jvet.2000.7539?cookieSet=1&journalCode=vsu which redirects to http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/journal/119040681/abstract?CRETRY=1&SRETRY=0; [online] accessed: Sep. 22, 2008 (2 pages).
3Breedveld et al., "A New, Easily Miniaturized Sterrable Endoscope," IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Magazine (Nov./Dec. 2005).
4C.C. Thompson et al., "Peroral Endoscopic Reduction of Dilated Gastrojejunal Anastomosis After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: A Possible New Option for Patients with Weight Regain," Surg Endosc (2006) vol. 20, pp. 1744-1748.
5D. Tuite, Ed., "Get The Lowdown On Ultracapacitors," Nov. 15, 2007; [online] URL: http://electronicdesign.com/Articles/Print.cfm?ArticieID=17465, accessed Jan. 15, 2008 (5 pages).
6Disclosed Anonymously, "Motor-Driven Surgical Stapler Improvements," Research Disclosure Database No. 526041, Published: Feb. 2008.
7The Sodem Aseptic Battery Transfer Kit, Sodem Systems, 2000, 3 pages.
8Van Meer et al., "A Disposable Plastic Compact Wrist for Smart Minimally Invasive Surgical Tools," LAAS/CNRS (Aug. 2005).
Referenced by
Citing PatentFiling datePublication dateApplicantTitle
US854013115 Mar 201124 Sep 2013Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc.Surgical staple cartridges with tissue tethers for manipulating divided tissue and methods of using same
Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD24/133