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8764735 Detachable end effectors  
Methods and devices are provided for performing various procedures using interchangeable end effectors. In general, the methods and devices allow a surgeon to remotely and selectively attach...
8764734 Multi-function surgical instrument tool actuator assembly  
A tool actuating assembly for a multi-function surgical instrument is disclosed. The tool actuating assembly of the present invention can be utilized in a variety of differently configured...
8764448 Robotic device for use in image-guided robot assisted surgical training  
A robotic device for use in image-guided robot assisted surgical training, the robotic device comprising a manual interface structure configured to simulate handling of a surgical tool; a...
8758352 Mechanical actuator interface system for robotic surgical tools  
Robotic surgical tools, systems, and methods for preparing for and performing robotic surgery include a memory mounted on the tool. The memory can perform a number of functions when the tool is...
8747394 Apparatus and methods for hybrid endoscopic and laparoscopic surgery  
Apparatus and methods are described allow the techniques of endoscopic and laparoscopic surgery to be combined into a minimally invasive hybrid surgical technique called NOTES-assisted...
8747393 Medical instrument  
A medical instrument with a shaft on whose distal end a tool is positioned and on whose proximal end a handle is positioned consisting of at least two gripping members, such that the tool can be...
8749188 Adjustable foot pedal control for ophthalmic surgery  
A foot pedal control for a surgical system, e.g., an ophthalmic surgery system, that adjusts to a number of different sizes of user's shoes. The foot pedal control has a treadle on which a user...
8747389 Systems for treating disorders of the ear, nose and throat  
Devices, systems and methods useable for dilating the ostia of paranasal sinuses and/or other passageways within the ear, nose or throat. A dilation catheter device and system is constructed in a...
8747392 Handheld medical device  
A handheld medical device comprises an internal flow passage that is in axial alignment with an output drive shaft. The drive shaft is powered by a motor assembly that is offset from the internal...
8740775 ***WITHDRAWN PATENT AS PER THE LATEST USPTO WITHDRAWN LIST***
Multi-bendable medical device
 
A medical device for multiple bends, includes a distal-side traction member which is inserted through the distal-side bending portion and the proximal-side bending portion, which is configured to...
8740885 Guide tube control of minimally invasive surgical instrument  
A telemanipulatively controlled guide tube acts as a wrist mechanism for a surgical instrument that extends through the guide tube. The instrument may be removed and replaced with another...
8740880 Device for positioning a patient with respect to a radiation  
A device is provided for positioning a patient with respect to a radiation, the device being a polyarticulated robot including: —at least one linear horizontal displacement rail, —a connecting...
8740884 Instrument for endoscopic applications or the like  
An instrument for endoscopic applications, including a tubular member having a handling end portion having a flexible portion and actuating devices located at the other end portion, and...
8740882 Medical robotic system and method of controlling the same  
A medical robotic system and method for controlling the system are provided to precisely measure contact force during the minimally invasive surgery. In one embodiment, a medical robotic system...
8744554 Removable localizing wire  
A localizing wire includes an anchor portion that can change shape from a collapsed shape to an expanded shape and thereby anchor within a tissue mass. The localizing wire has an exterior portion...
8740883 Detachable handle mechanism for use in instrument positioning  
A detachable control handle of a surgical device for use in positioning an instrument for use in a surgical procedure. The detachable control handle comprises: a handle assembly configured for...
8740881 Sterile barrier for a surgical robot with torque sensors  
The invention relates to a sterile barrier (S) for a surgical robot (1) comprising at least one joint (12 . . . 15) with two opposing joint members (40, 42) that rotate relative to one another...
8734432 Integration of surgical instrument and display device for assisting in image-guided surgery  
The invention relates to a surgical instrument comprising a handle portion or mounting portion and a functional portion and/or tip, wherein a display device is provided on the instrument and...
8734431 Remote control system  
A remote control system capable of precise operations or treatments in which the visual recognition and operation portions are as close to each other as possible, including: a) an imaging device...
8721630 Methods and devices for controlling articulation  
Methods and devices are provided for controlling movement of a working end of a surgical device. In one embodiment, methods and devices are provided for moving an end effector on a distal end of a...
8715167 Autofocus and/or autoscaling in telesurgery  
Robotic, telerobotic, and/or telesurgical devices, systems, and methods take advantage of robotic structures and data to calculate changes in the focus of an image capture device in response to...
8715270 Multi-part instrument systems and methods  
Described herein are multi-part instrument systems and methods of use. The instrument can include an inner and outer body member where the inner body member is adapted to dock with the outer body...
8715271 Linear body drive device  
A linear body drive device capable of safely and reliably operating a linear body is provided. A linear body insertion device includes a drive portion, an operation portion, a sensor portion and a...
8712503 Pelvic registration device for medical navigation  
A device for registering in a medical navigation system a position and/or orientation of a patient's pelvis includes a pelvic registration frame. A plurality of positioning elements are arranged...
8712549 Method and system for monitoring and treating hemodynamic parameters  
A multiplexed medical carrier provides for sensing one or more patient parameters and/or delivering energy via separately identifiable effectors. The carrier includes a body and at least two...
8709000 Articulated surgical instrument for performing minimally invasive surgery with enhanced dexterity and sensitivity  
An articulated surgical instrument for enhancing the performance of minimally invasive surgical procedures. The instrument has a high degree of dexterity, low friction, low inertia and good force...
8706200 Scanned laser vein contrast enhancer  
The present invention is a Miniature Vein Enhancer that includes a Miniature Projection Head. The Miniature Projection Head may be operated in one of three modes, AFM, DBM, and RTM. The Miniature...
8702686 Adaptable therapeutic, diagnostic or surgical guide  
The present invention relates to an adaptable therapeutic, diagnostic or surgical guide for an intra-operative adjustment of a guidance element to a pre-planned position. An advantage and...
8702590 System for positioning endoscope and surgical instruments  
The present invention discloses a system for handling a surgical instrument, useful for observation and/or intervention with respect to a patient's body. The system comprising a fixed support;...
8696674 Tissue harvesting  
The present disclosure relates to a tissue collection apparatus including a housing defining an inlet and an outlet and a tissue scaffold suitable for disposal within the housing, the tissue...
8696651 Manipulator with decoupled movements, and application to instruments for minimally invasive surgery  
A manipulator includes a main arm, of which the proximal end bears a drive, and a proximal manipulation structure, and of which the distal end bears a controlled distal structure that may itself...
8696650 Universal medical device control console  
A control console is disclosed for controlling one or more medical devices. The control console communicates to at least one medical device, and at least one peripheral module associated with the...
8696652 Light therapy device and system for preparing and applying a therapeutically effective liquid  
A light therapy device for applying an image produced from a therapeutically effective aqueous liquid, is provided. The device includes a slide, prepared by Kirlian and/or corona discharge...
8696649 Laparoscopic surgical instrument having rotatable handles with a coupler feature  
A laparoscopic instrument including a pair of handles pivotally rotatable among at least two lockable positions. The instrument includes two drums attached to respective ones of the handles, a...
8691524 Method for isolating a part of a layer of a biological material  
A film (14) with a tissue section (10) is placed with the tissue section (10) downward on a microscope slide (18) and the microscope slide (18) positioned in the object plane of an inverse...
8691216 Methods of using regenerative cells to promote wound healing  
Cells present in adipose tissue are used to promote wound healing in a patient. Methods of treating patients include processing adipose tissue to deliver a concentrated amount of regenerative...
8685004 Powered surgical instrument  
A surgical instrument including a housing, an endoscopic portion, a shaft portion, and an end effector is disclosed. The endoscopic portion extends distally from the housing and defines a...
8685009 Thread-like knife for tissue cutting  
An end effector assembly for use with an electrosurgical instrument is provided. The end effector assembly includes a pair of opposing jaw members configured to grasp tissue therebetween. The...
8685003 Dual cable triangulation mechanism  
A surgical system is adapted and configured for use in a minimally invasive surgical procedure. The surgical system includes a surgical instrument that is operatively coupled to a seal anchor...
8679099 Side looking minimally invasive surgery instrument assembly  
A surgical instrument is inserted through a guide tube. The surgical instrument exits at an intermediate position of the guide tube and is oriented to be substantially parallel to the guide tube's...
8679096 Multifunctional operational component for robotic devices  
The various embodiments disclosed herein relate to modular medical devices, including various devices with detachable modular components and various devices with pivotally attached modular...
8679098 Rotation knobs for surgical instruments  
A surgical instrument includes a housing having a shaft extending therefrom. The housing includes a nose having a neck and a base that defines a diameter greater than that of the neck. A rotation...
8679097 Method and devices for minimally invasive arthroscopic procedures  
A surgical device is provided, the device having a tubular outer body member with a handle at its proximal end and a flexible distal end segment extending from its distal end. The surgical device...
8671950 Robotic medical instrument system  
A method of performing a medical procedure (e.g., a cardiac bypass procedure) on a patient comprises introducing at least one medical instrument into a patient (e.g., percutaneously), conveying...
8672922 Wireless communication in a robotic surgical system  
In one embodiment, a method of wireless communication in a robotic surgical system comprises providing a carriage link of a robotic manipulator including a printed circuit assembly and a link...
8672921 Flexible hollow shaft for a medical instrument  
A flexible shaft to be received in a curved shank of a medical instrument has a hollow shaft having a wall with cuttings therein such that said hollow shaft can also transmit rotary forces in a...
8672923 Automated probe placement device  
A probe includes a handle and an elongated shaft with proximal and distal ends. The elongated shaft includes a plurality of axial holding tube projections to house a corresponding plurality of...
8672833 Side looking minimally invasive surgery instrument assembly  
Two surgical instruments are inserted through a guide tube. The surgical instruments exit at an intermediate position of the guide tube and are oriented to be substantially parallel to the guide...
8668684 Holding device for medical purposes  
A holding device for medical purposes having a carrier arm on whose distal end a medical instrument can be secured and having at least one joint for positioning the carrier arm and/or the medical...
8663204 Medical instrument comprising a separate transmitter unit which can be exteriorly fastened  
The invention relates to a medical instrument, comprising a signal transmitter and at least one activating device for activating the transmitter which is provided on a transmitter unit which is...