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US20160199063 TISSUE THICKNESS COMPENSATOR COMPRISING A RESERVOIR  
In various embodiments, a tissue thickness compensator can comprise a compressible extracellular matrix and a bioabsothable material dispersed within the extracellular matrix, wherein the...
US20160000437 SURGICAL INSTRUMENT WITH WIRELESS COMMUNICATION BETWEEN CONTROL UNIT AND REMOTE SENSOR  
A surgical instrument, such as an endoscopic or laparoscopic instrument. The surgical instrument may comprise an end effector comprising at least one sensor. The surgical instrument may also...
US20150374378 SURGICAL INSTRUMENT WITH WIRELESS COMMUNICATION BETWEEN CONTROL UNIT AND REMOTE SENSOR  
A surgical instrument, such as an endoscopic or laparoscopic instrument. The surgical instrument may comprise an end effector comprising at least one sensor. The surgical instrument may also...
US20150201941 LAYER ARRANGEMENTS FOR SURGICAL STAPLE CARTRIDGES  
A piece of buttress material and an end-effector of a surgical instrument including features which can aid a surgeon in properly and quickly attaching the piece of buttress material to the...
US20150201932 LAYER ARRANGEMENTS FOR SURGICAL STAPLE CARTRIDGES  
A piece of buttress material and an end-effector of a surgical instrument including features which can aid a surgeon in properly and quickly attaching the piece of buttress material to the...
US20150076210 TORQUE OPTIMIZATION FOR SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS  
A control system having speed management control. The control system can be in signal communication with a battery, and the battery can be coupled to a motor. The speed management control can...
US20150076209 TORQUE OPTIMIZATION FOR SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS  
A control system having speed management control. The control system can be in signal communication with a battery, and the battery can be coupled to a motor. The speed management control can...
US20150076208 SURGICAL END EFFECTOR HAVING BUTTRESS RETENTION FEATURES  
A piece of buttress material and an end-effector of a surgical instrument including features which can aid a surgeon in properly and quickly attaching the piece of buttress material to the...
US20130270322 ARTICULATABLE SURGICAL INSTRUMENT COMPRISING A FIRING DRIVE  
In various embodiments, a surgical stapling instrument can comprise a plurality of magnetic elements configured to articulate an end effector of the surgical instrument. The surgical instrument...
US20130256380 LAYER OF MATERIAL FOR A SURGICAL END EFFECTOR  
In various embodiments, a layer of material can comprise a body, a proximal end portion, and a distal end portion. The proximal end portion can be releasably secured to a staple cartridge of a...
US20130026208 SURGICAL INSTRUMENT FOR ACTING ON TISSUE  
A surgical instrument. Various embodiments of the surgical instrument include an end effector comprising a firing member for acting on tissue positioned at the end effector. A rotatable drive...
US20120298722 SURGICAL STAPLES HAVING ATTACHED DRIVERS AND STAPLING INSTRUMENTS FOR DEPLOYING THE SAME  
A surgical stapling system including a driver and a staple where the driver is connected to the staple. In previous surgical stapling systems, the driver and the staple were not connected. A...
US20120286022 Surgical Stapler with Universal Articulation and Tissue Pre-Clamp  
A tool assembly for a surgical stapling device includes a channel member for supporting a staple cartridge therein and an anvil to deform a plurality of staples ejected from the staple cartridge...
US20120234897 SURGICAL CUTTING AND STAPLING INSTRUMENT WITH SELF ADJUSTING ANVIL  
A surgical instrument for being endoscopically or laparoscopically inserted into a surgical site for simultaneous stapling and severing of tissue includes an elongate channel that is configured to...
US20080312687 SURGICAL FASTENER  
A surgical fastener having a backspan, a pair of legs depending from the backspan, and a contact pad on the backspan. At least one of the pair of legs is configured to contact the contact pad to...
US20070194082 Surgical stapling device with anvil having staple forming pockets of varying depths  
A surgical stapling device. The device comprises an end effector that comprises an anvil having a staple forming surface defining a plurality of staple forming pockets. A first quantity of the...
US20070084897 ARTICULATING SURGICAL STAPLING INSTRUMENT INCORPORATING A TWO-PIECE E-BEAM FIRING MECHANISM  
A surgical severing and stapling instrument, suitable for laparoscopic and endoscopic clinical procedures, clamps tissue within an end effector of an elongate channel pivotally opposed by an...
US20050263563 Surgical stapling device  
A surgical stapling device for applying an array of surgical staples to tissue is provided. The stapling device includes an approximation mechanism for moving a cartridge assembly and an anvil...
US20160249922 AUTOMATED END EFFECTOR COMPONENT RELOADING SYSTEM FOR USE WITH A ROBOTIC SYSTEM  
A surgical instrument. The surgical instrument includes an end effector that comprises a staple channel and an anvil that is movably translatable relative to the staple channel. A tool mounting...
US20160183944 SURGICAL CUTTING INSTRUMENT THAT ANALYZES TISSUE THICKNESS  
A surgical instrument with a tissue-clamping end effector, where actuation of the instrument is locked out when the thickness of the tissue clamped in the end effector is not within a specified...
US20160074040 METHODS FOR FORMING TISSUE THICKNESS COMPENSATOR ARRANGEMENTS FOR SURGICAL STAPLERS  
Tissue thickness compensators for use with surgical staplers that are configured to form staples having different formed heights. Various tissue thickness compensators are disclosed that have...
US20160066913 LOCAL DISPLAY OF TISSUE PARAMETER STABILIZATION  
A staple cartridge for use with a surgical stapler and surgical stapling systems are disclosed. The staple cartridge comprises a cartridge body having a tissue-contacting surface. One or more...
US20160000453 MOTOR-DRIVEN SURGICAL CUTTING INSTRUMENT  
A motor-driven surgical cutting and fastening instrument that comprises an end effector, an electric motor, and a motor control circuit. The motor control circuit is for monitoring a parameter of...
US20160000452 MOTOR-DRIVEN SURGICAL CUTTING INSTRUMENT  
A motor-driven surgical cutting and fastening instrument that comprises an end effector, an electric motor, and a motor control circuit. The motor control circuit is for monitoring a parameter of...
US20150201938 LAYER ARRANGEMENTS FOR SURGICAL STAPLE CARTRIDGES  
A piece of buttress material and an end-effector of a surgical instrument including features which can aid a surgeon in properly and quickly attaching the piece of buttress material to the...
US20150196299 LAYER ARRANGEMENTS FOR SURGICAL STAPLE CARTRIDGES  
A piece of buttress material and an end-effector of a surgical instrument including features which can aid a surgeon in properly and quickly attaching the piece of buttress material to the...
US20150173749 SURGICAL STAPLES AND STAPLE CARTRIDGES  
A surgical staple and staple cartridge for removably storing the surgical staple. The surgical staple can comprise staple legs positioned in a staple leg plane and a staple base. An intermediate...
US20140330161 INTERCHANGEABLE TOOLS FOR SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS  
A surgical tool system. Various embodiments of the surgical tool system may comprise surgical instrument that has a handle assembly that operably supports a drive system therein for generating...
US20140284371 ROBOTICALLY-CONTROLLED END EFFECTOR  
A surgical end effector can comprise a first jaw, a staple cartridge supported by the first jaw, wherein the staple cartridge comprises a plurality of staples removably stored therein, a second...
US20140151433 SURGICAL STAPLING INSTRUMENT  
A surgical severing and stapling instrument, suitable for laparoscopic and endoscopic clinical procedures, clamps tissue within an end effector of an elongate channel pivotally opposed by an...
US20140048580 BUTTRESS ATTACHMENT FEATURES FOR SURGICAL STAPLING APPARATUS  
An end effector assembly for use with a surgical stapler, comprising a staple cartridge having a tissue contacting surface, an anvil plate having a tissue contacting surface, a buttress material...
US20140027493 SURGICAL STAPLING APPARATUS INCLUDING AN ANVIL AND CARTRIDGE EACH HAVING COOPERATING MATING SURFACES  
Surgical stapling apparatus are disclosed including an anvil having a working surface with a shaped topography; and a staple cartridge, in juxtaposition with the anvil. The staple cartridge...
US20130020376 SURGICAL INSTRUMENT  
A surgical instrument. The surgical instrument has an end effector and a trigger in communication with the end effector. The surgical instrument also has a first sensor and an externally...
US20130020375 SURGICAL INSTRUMENT  
A surgical instrument. The surgical instrument has an end effector and a trigger in communication with the end effector. The surgical instrument also has a first sensor and an externally...
US20120080478 SURGICAL STAPLE CARTRIDGES WITH DETACHABLE SUPPORT STRUCTURES AND SURGICAL STAPLING INSTRUMENTS WITH SYSTEMS FOR PREVENTING ACTUATION MOTIONS WHEN A CARTRIDGE IS NOT PRESENT  
Surgical staple cartridges and end effectors for surgical stapling instruments. In various embodiments, a cartridge support member is coupled to a portion of an implantable staple cartridge body....
US20090236401 ENDOSCOPIC STAPLING DEVICES AND METHODS  
Described herein are endoscopic staplers used to apply one or more fasteners to body tissue. In one embodiment, a fastener-applying device, which is preferably a stapler, is passed transorally...
US20090206142 BUTTRESS MATERIAL FOR A SURGICAL STAPLING INSTRUMENT  
A piece of buttress material and an end-effector of a surgical instrument including features which can aid a surgeon in properly and quickly attaching the piece of buttress material to the...
US20090206141 BUTTRESS MATERIAL HAVING AN ACTIVATABLE ADHESIVE  
A piece of buttress material and an end-effector of a surgical instrument including features which can aid a surgeon in properly and quickly attaching the piece of buttress material to the...
US20090206139 BUTTRESS MATERIAL FOR A SURGICAL INSTRUMENT  
A piece of buttress material and an end-effector of a surgical instrument including features which can aid a surgeon in properly and quickly attaching the piece of buttress material to the...
US20070170225 Disposable loading unit and surgical instruments including same  
A disposable loading unit. The disposable loading unit includes a housing assembly, a knife assembly connected to the housing assembly, and an agent cartridge connected to the housing assembly....
US20060180634 Surgical stapling instrument incorporating an e-beam firing mechanism  
A surgical severing and stapling instrument clamps, suitable for laparoscopic and endoscopic clinical procedures, clamps tissue within an end effector of an elongate channel pivotally opposed by...
US20050247753 Surgical stapler having a plastic closure plate  
A surgical instrument for applying a plurality of surgical fasteners to body tissue. The surgical instrument includes a frame having a proximal end and a distal end, with a handle at the proximal...
US20050247752 Surgical stapler having an aluminum head  
A surgical instrument for applying a plurality of surgical fasteners to body tissue. The surgical instrument includes a frame having a handle at a proximal end thereof, and a support structure at...
US20050216055 Surgical stapling device with dissecting tip  
A dissecting tip is provided for use with a surgical stapler or instrument. In one embodiment, the dissecting tip is secured to the end effector of the surgical instrument, e.g., to the cartridge...
US20170086829 COMPRESSIBLE ADJUNCT WITH INTERMEDIATE SUPPORTING STRUCTURES  
A compressible adjunct for use with a surgical instrument including a staple cartridge includes a first biocompatible layer, a second biocompatible layer spaced apart from the first biocompatible...
US20150209045 CIRCULAR STAPLER AND STAPLE LINE REINFORCMENT MATERIAL  
A surgical stapling instrument includes a staple cartridge assembly having a plurality of rows of staple receiving slots and an anvil assembly having a plurality of rows of staple forming...
US20150201940 LAYER ARRANGEMENTS FOR SURGICAL STAPLE CARTRIDGES  
A piece of buttress material and an end-effector of a surgical instrument including features which can aid a surgeon in properly and quickly attaching the piece of buttress material to the...
US20150201939 LAYER ARRANGEMENTS FOR SURGICAL STAPLE CARTRIDGES  
A piece of buttress material and an end-effector of a surgical instrument including features which can aid a surgeon in properly and quickly attaching the piece of buttress material to the...
US20140291379 TISSUE THICKNESS COMPENSATOR COMPRISING A CUTTING MEMBER PATH  
A fastener cartridge can comprise a support portion, a tissue thickness compensator positioned relative to the support portion, and a plurality of fasteners. In use, the fastener cartridge can be...
US20140263552 STAPLE CARTRIDGE TISSUE THICKNESS SENSOR SYSTEM  
In various embodiments, a staple cartridge for use in a surgical stapler is disclosed. The staple cartridge comprises a staple body comprising a proximal end and a distal end. A tissue thickness...

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