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Publication numberWO2008045361 A3
Publication typeApplication
Application numberPCT/US2007/021457
Publication date27 Nov 2008
Filing date5 Oct 2007
Priority date5 Oct 2006
Also published asCA2664319A1, CA2664319C, CA2664415A1, CA2664415C, CA2664495A1, CA2664495C, CA2664657A1, CA2665627A1, CA2665627C, CN102274056A, CN102274056B, EP2081481A2, EP2081481A4, EP2081481B1, EP2083727A2, EP2083727A4, EP2083727B1, EP2083728A2, EP2083728A4, EP2083729A2, EP2083729A4, EP2083729B1, EP2083730A2, EP2083730A4, EP2086438A2, EP2086438A4, EP2086438B1, EP2097020A2, EP2097020A4, EP2097020B1, US8177794, US8246637, US8292905, US8292906, US8337515, US8372090, US8460275, US8496674, US8506581, US8636752, US8747424, US8968342, US9113860, US9271723, US20100010512, US20100030028, US20100030238, US20100076460, US20100076461, US20100094083, US20100217282, US20100274265, US20120277769, US20130035703, US20130110136, US20130123815, US20130261644, US20130317525, US20160174967, WO2008045333A2, WO2008045333A3, WO2008045353A2, WO2008045353A3, WO2008045355A2, WO2008045355A3, WO2008045355A8, WO2008045361A2, WO2008045367A2, WO2008045367A3, WO2008045385A2, WO2008045385A3, WO2008045386A2, WO2008045386A3, WO2008045394A2, WO2008045394A3
Publication numberPCT/2007/21457, PCT/US/2007/021457, PCT/US/2007/21457, PCT/US/7/021457, PCT/US/7/21457, PCT/US2007/021457, PCT/US2007/21457, PCT/US2007021457, PCT/US200721457, PCT/US7/021457, PCT/US7/21457, PCT/US7021457, PCT/US721457, WO 2008/045361 A3, WO 2008045361 A3, WO 2008045361A3, WO-A3-2008045361, WO2008/045361A3, WO2008045361 A3, WO2008045361A3
InventorsEric J Taylor, Peter Hathaway, Matthew Chowaniec
ApplicantTyco Healthcare, Eric J Taylor, Peter Hathaway, Matthew Chowaniec
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: Patentscope, Espacenet
Flexible endoscopic stitching devices
WO 2008045361 A3
Abstract
A handle assembly for operating a surgical instrument is provided and includes a housing; a trigger operatively supported on the housing; and an articulation assembly supported on the housing for effectuating an articulation of an end effector operatively connected to the housing, the articulation assembly being operable to effect articulation of the end effector in a first pair of opposed directions and a second pair of opposed direction which is substantially transverse to the first pair of opposed directions.
Patent Citations
Cited PatentFiling datePublication dateApplicantTitle
US20050256533 *15 Apr 200517 Nov 2005Roth Alex TSingle fold device for tissue fixation
USRE39152 *6 Nov 200027 Jun 2006Endius IncorporatedSurgical instrument
Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1 *See also references of EP2083728A4
Classifications
International ClassificationA61B17/32
Cooperative ClassificationA61B17/0469, A61B17/0491, A61B17/04, A61B2017/2905, A61B2017/2936, A61B2017/2929, A61B2017/2933, A61B17/0625, A61B2017/2943, A61B2017/2903, A61B2017/06042, A61B2017/0609, A61B2017/00323, A61B2017/2902
European ClassificationA61B17/04, A61B17/04M, A61B17/04E, A61B17/062N
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