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Title:
Wound care electrosurgical wand
United States Patent D658760
Inventors:
Cox, David A. (Austin, TX, US)
Goode, Johnson E. (Austin, TX, US)
Tetzlaff, Philip M. (Austin, TX, US)
Aluru, Rajitha (Austin, TX, US)
Application Number:
D/377008
Publication Date:
05/01/2012
Filing Date:
10/15/2010
Assignee:
ArthroCare Corporation (Austin, TX, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 2402
Field of Search:
D24/133, D24/144, D24/112, D24/127, D24/138, D24/147, 606/27-29, 606/37, 606/32, 606/1, 606/40-42, 606/44, 606/48-50
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5438302Electrosurgical radiofrequency generator having regulated voltage across switching deviceAugust, 1995Goble331/167
5437662Fluid cooled electrosurgical cauterization systemAugust, 1995Nardella606/40
5436566Leakage capacitance compensating current sensor for current supplied to medical device loadsJuly, 1995Thompson et al.324/713
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5417687Bipolar electrosurgical trocarMay, 1995Nardella et al.606/32
5403311Electro-coagulation and ablation and other electrotherapeutic treatments of body tissueApril, 1995Abele et al.606/49
5401272Multimodality probe with extendable bipolar electrodesMarch, 1995Perkins606/15
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5380316Method for intra-operative myocardial device revascularizationJanuary, 1995Aita606/7
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5318563Bipolar RF generatorJune, 1994Malis et al.606/38
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5217459Method and instrument for performing eye surgeryJune, 1993Kamerling606/48
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Primary Examiner:
Laymon, Wan
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Scheele, Matthew
Szymczak, Brian
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a wound care electrosurgical wand, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a wound care electrosurgical wand, showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a right side elevation view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top elevation view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom elevation view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front elevation view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a back elevation view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a front perspective view the wound care electrosurgical wand shown in an environment.

The left side elevation view has been omitted as it is a mirror image of the right elevation view presented.

The broken lines shown in the figures represent portions of the wound care electrosurgical wand that form no part of the claimed design. The broken lines shown portions of the hand detail and the tubular members are included for the purpose of illustrating the wound care electrosurgical wand in use and form no part of the claimed design. The broken lines form no part of the claimed design.