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US20130296889 ANCHOR DELIVERY SYSTEM  
A system and associated method for manipulating tissues and anatomical or other structures in medical applications for the purpose of treating diseases or disorders or other purposes. In one...
US20110060349 ANCHOR DELIVERY SYSTEM  
A system and associated method for manipulating tissues and anatomical or other structures in medical applications for the purpose of treating diseases or disorders or other purposes. In one...
US20130096579 OVER-THE-WIRE CARDIAC IMPLANT DELIVERY SYSTEM FOR TREATMENT OF CHF AND OTHER CONDITIONS  
Medical devices, systems, and methods reduce the distance between two locations in tissue in a minimally invasive manner, often for treatment of congestive heart failure. In one embodiment, an...
US20150142017 MULTI-ACTUATING TRIGGER ANCHOR DELIVERY SYSTEM  
A single trigger system and associated method for manipulating tissues and anatomical or other structures in medical applications for the purpose of treating diseases or disorders or other...
US20110054493 Multi-Actuating Trigger Anchor Delivery System  
A single trigger system and associated method for manipulating tissues and anatomical or other structures in medical applications for the purpose of treating diseases or disorders or other...
US20110282361 Delivery tool for implantation of spool assembly coupled to a helical anchor  
Apparatus is provided, including a tissue-adjusting member configured to be coupled to tissue of a patient, a rotatable structure that is configured to adjust a tension of the tissue-adjusting...
US20110196386 DIGITAL SUTURE FIXATION SYSTEM  
A digital suture fixation system includes an anchor, an introducer that is attachable to a finger of a person such that at least a distal tip of the finger is available to palpate tissue and...
US20140309665 POWERED SURGICAL STAPLER  
A surgical instrument can comprise a handle, a motor, and a shaft extending from the handle. The handle and/or the shaft can define a longitudinal axis. The surgical instrument can further...
US20130060261 MULTI-ARM TOOL FOR DELIVERING IMPLANTS AND METHODS THEREOF  
In a general aspect, a medical device includes a receiving arm configured to be coupled to at least a portion of an implant, and a clamping arm having a proximal end coupled to the receiving arm...
US20120172896 TISSUE FASTENING METHOD  
A tissue fastening apparatus related to the present invention includes; a tissue fastening tool formed of a wire wound into a coil shape provided with a first tissue fixing section which is hooked...
US20110172681 POWERED TACKER INSTRUMENT  
There is provided a powered tacker device for use in installing multiple surgical fasteners through a prosthetic mesh into tissue. The powered tacker device generally includes a handle assembly...
US20110213364 METHODS, SYSTEMS, AND DEVICES FOR CLOSING A PATENT FORAMEN OVALE USING MECHANICAL STRUCTURES  
A medical device is disclosed that can include a first atrial anchor, a first delivery shaft linked to the first atrial anchor, wherein the first delivery shaft is adapted to move the first atrial...
US20140005690 FLEXIBLE SYSTEM FOR DELIVERING AN ANCHOR  
A system and associated method for manipulating tissues and anatomical or other structures in medical applications for the purpose of treating diseases or disorders or other purposes. In one...
US20150088164 METHODS, DEVICES AND SYSTEMS FOR APPROXIMATION AND FASTENING OF SOFT TISSUE  
Devices and tissue fasteners for approximating and fastening tissue using minimally invasive techniques are disclosed. Methods for approximating and fastening tissue by application of one or more...
US20110178535 TISSUE REPAIR IMPLANT AND DELIVERY DEVICE AND METHOD  
A device having a temporary frame configured to carry an implant, the temporary frame being selectably movable between a retracted position and a deployed position, the implant being in a relaxed...
US20130282026 ENGAGEMENT DEVICE AND METHOD FOR DEPLOYMENT OF ANASTOMOTIC CLIPS  
A coupling system includes an applicator tool, an anastomotic prosthesis mounted on the applicator tool, and an engagement device. The applicator tool deploys a securement through the prosthesis...
US20120232624 ANCHOR FOR IMPLANTABLE MEDICAL DEVICE  
An anchor for an implantable medical device, anchor delivery tools, kits, and methods, all directed to securing a therapy delivery element at a target location in a patient. An anchor for a...
US20110092987 FINGER GUIDED SUTURE FIXATION SYSTEM  
A suture fixation system includes a suture assembly having an anchor, an introducer, and a delivery device. The introducer is attachable to a finger of a person and includes a platform attached to...
US20110092986 FINGER GUIDED SUTURE FIXATION SYSTEM  
A suture fixation system includes a suture assembly having an anchor, an introducer, and a delivery device. The introducer is attachable to a finger of a person and includes a platform attached to...
US20110092985 FINGER GUIDED SUTURE FIXATION SYSTEM  
A suture fixation system includes a suture assembly having an anchor, an introducer, and a delivery device. The introducer is attachable to a finger of a person and includes a platform attached to...
US20140336673 TISSUE FASTENING DEVICES AND PROCESSES THAT PROMOTE TISSUE ADHESION  
The invention in certain aspects relates to a surgical fastener for fastening tissue segments having tissue surfaces. The fastener includes a first fastener member having a base and a piercing...
US20140257026 ADJUSTABLE IMPLANTS AND METHODS OF IMPLANTING THE SAME  
In one embodiment, a medical device includes a tissue anchor has a first portion and a second portion. The tissue anchor is configured to be placed within bodily tissue of a patient. The first...
US20130304091 APPLICATOR INSTRUMENTS HAVING DISTAL END CAPS FOR FACILITATING THE ACCURATE PLACEMENT OF SURGICAL FASTENERS DURING OPEN REPAIR PROCEDURES  
An applicator instrument for dispensing surgical fasteners includes a housing, a firing system disposed in the housing, an actuator coupled with the housing for actuating the firing system, an...
US20110313431 SUTURE AND ANCHOR FOR PERIODONTAL PROCEDURES AND METHOD OF USING THE SAME  
A suture system that includes at least one suture having an end portion, a loop portion configured to be disposed about a fixed point and an anchor configured to be connected to the end portion...
US20130237996 LEFT ATRIAL APPENDAGE DEVICES AND METHODS  
Devices and methods for damping tissue and/or moving two tissue structures together by moving two plates or arm together. The pressure or force applied to the tissue may be used to bring the...
US20140276965 HANDLING OF FASTENERS WITHIN A SURGICAL INSTRUMENT  
Surgical instruments and their methods of use are disclosed. In some embodiments, the surgical instrument may include a handle and an elongated shaft assembly extending distally from the handle....
US20140276964 HANDLING OF FASTENERS WITHIN A SURGICAL INSTRUMENT  
Surgical instruments and their methods of use are disclosed. In some embodiments, the surgical instrument may include a handle and an elongated shaft assembly extending distally from the handle....
US20120265218 DEVICES AND METHODS FOR LAPAROSCOPIC HERNIA REPAIR  
Devices and methods for laparoscopically repairing a hernia are described. In some embodiments, a laparoscopic instrument is used to deploy one or more tissue anchor assemblies into the edges of...
US20130304092 APPLICATOR INSTRUMENTS FOR DISPENSING SURGICAL FASTENERS DURING OPEN REPAIR PROCEDURES  
An applicator instrument for dispensing surgical fasteners includes a housing, a firing system disposed in the housing and being moveable in distal and proximal directions along a first axis, and...
US20120041454 TISSUE ANCHOR INSERTION SYSTEM  
A tissue anchor insertion system for inserting a tissue anchor into a body tissue such as bone, comprising a cutting device having a sharp leading end to create an aperture in the bone for...
US20130085512 MENISCAL ROOT ATTACHMENT REPAIR  
An assembly for meniscal repair including a first tissue fixation member configured to secure a meniscal tissue, a suture anchor having a proximal end, a distal end, a central axis defined...
US20110172767 MINIMALLY INVASIVE, DIRECT DELIVERY METHODS FOR IMPLANTING OBESITY TREATMENT DEVICES  
A method includes selecting a template from a plurality of different sizes of templates based on measurements of the abdominal cavity of a patient; orienting the template on the patient at a...
US20140343577 POWERED SURGICAL INSTRUMENT  
A surgical instrument including a housing, an endoscopic portion, a drive motor, a drive tube, a firing rod and an end effector is disclosed. The endoscopic portion extends distally from the...
US20150112365 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR FORMING A TISSUE FOLD  
A device for forming a tissue fold includes a recess and an opening at the end of the recess. Tissue is drawn into the recess and through the opening using a tissue engaging element. As the tissue...
US20140228863 SURGICAL NEEDLE SYSTEM WITH ANCHOR RETENTION FEATURES  
Various surgical tissue anchor retention mechanisms, systems and methods are provided. The mechanisms, systems and methods can include a delivery tool or needle having a flex joint, a snap-fit, a...
US20130274764 SLITTED TISSUE FIXATION DEVICES AND ASSEMBLIES FOR DEPLOYING THE SAME  
Tissue fasteners carried on a tissue piercing deployment wire fasten tissue layers of a mammalian body together include a first member, a second member, and a connecting member extending between...
US20110046642 SUTURE ASSEMBLY AND SYSTEM  
A suture assembly configured to load a suture instrument with suture includes a cap attached to an end of the suture, a suture container configured to retain a portion of the suture, and a cap...
US20150112366 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR MANIPULATING AND FASTENING TISSUE  
A tissue displacing and fastening device is provided for manipulating and fastening tissue together. The device includes a tissue displacing elements, which displaces tissue. A fold is formed from...
US20140343576 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR MANIPULATING AND FASTENING TISSUE  
A tissue displacing and fastening device is provided for manipulating and fastening tissue together. The device includes a tissue displacing elements, which displaces tissue. A fold is formed from...
US20130066338 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR MANIPULATING AND FASTENING TISSUE  
A tissue displacing and fastening device is provided for manipulating and fastening tissue together. The device includes a tissue displacing elements, which displaces tissue. A fold is formed from...
US20130066337 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR MANIPULATING AND FASTENING TISSUE  
A tissue displacing and fastening device is provided for manipulating and fastening tissue together. The device includes a tissue displacing elements, which displaces tissue. A fold is formed from...
US20140379001 METHODS OF USING APPLICATOR INSTRUMENTS FOR SECURING PROSTHETIC DEVICES TO TISSUE  
A method of securing a prosthetic device to tissue includes providing an applicator instrument including a housing, a shaft, surgical fasteners, a firing rod for dispensing the surgical fasteners...
US20140276963 POWER ASSIST DEVICE FOR A SURGICAL INSTRUMENT  
A surgical instrument including a power assist device, and its method of use for deploying surgical fasteners, is disclosed. The surgical instrument may include a handle, an elongated shaft...
US20130150868 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MANIPULATING STOMACH TISSUE AND TREATING GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE  
Stomach tissue is manipulated to form, for example, a restored flap of a gastroesophageal flap valve. The manipulation includes gripping stomach tissue from within the stomach while the stomach is...
US20120221020 MEDICAL DEVICE AND USING METHOD THEREOF  
Disclosed herein is a medical device including: a positioning catheter to be inserted into a blood vessel in the vicinity of an affected region; a treatment catheter to be inserted to reach the...
US20130211426 TISSUE REPAIR IMPLANT AND DELIVERY DEVICE AND METHOD  
A device for the repair of tissue and methods of use and manufacturing thereof are described herein. Applications for the use of the device include, e.g., repair of atrial septal defects (ASD),...
US20110178534 TISSUE REPAIR IMPLANT AND DELIVERY DEVICE AND METHOD  
A device for the repair of tissue and methods of use and manufacturing thereof are described herein. Applications for the use of the device include, e.g., repair of atrial septal defects (ASD),...
US20150245837 TISSUE FASTENER AND METHODS FOR USING SAME  
In one embodiment, a hook fastener has a plurality of hooks and a loop fastener has a plurality of loops to secure tissues sections to one another. At least one of these fasteners has a porous...
US20140364872 TISSUE ANCHOR AND DEPLOYMENT DEVICE FOR SAME  
Tissue securing devices and methods for using the same are provided. Also provided are delivery apparatuses and methods for delivering tissue securing devices to target tissue sites, as well kits...
US20150223804 SUTURE DELIVERY DEVICE FOR SUTURING TISSUE  
Systems are provided for delivering a suture to close a surgical opening. An elongated deployment member may have at its distal end a retracted counterforce member. The counterforce member may be...