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US20170086821 DEVICES AND METHODS FOR SURGICAL SUTURING  
An apparatus and a method for surgical suturing with thread management. An apparatus for tissue suturing comprising a cartridge having a suturing needle having a pointed end and a blunt end, the...
US20170128061 SOFT TISSUE REPAIR DEVICE AND ASSOCIATED METHODS  
A fibrous tissue repair device includes first and second tubular anchors having corresponding longitudinal passages. The tissue repair device includes corresponding first and second inserters....
US20170020513 Jawed Receiver for Needle Cartridge  
A surgical suturing device comprises a cartridge having a needle and suture. An elongate shaft has a proximal end and a distal end. An actuator is connected to the proximal end of the elongate...
US20140171977 Pawl Mechanism in Circular Needle Applier  
A surgical suturing device comprises a needle having a leading end, a trailing end, and an arced body between the leading and trailing ends. A length of suture is connected to the needle. A needle...
US20110152892 SUTURE PASSING INSTRUMENT AND METHOD  
In one embodiment, a continuous suture passer device may include a first jaw, a second jaw, a tissue penetrator which may penetrate through tissue positioned between the first and second jaws, and...
US20100179573 MEDICAL DEVICE AND PROCEDURE FOR ATTACHING TISSUE TO BONE  
The invention pertains to medical devices for anchoring a suture engaged with soft tissue to a bone, the devices including one or more of tissue fastening medical devices, bone anchor medical...
US20150351749 Needle Cartridge with Moveable Cover  
A needle cartridge is adapted to be attached to a receiver on a surgical suturing device. The cartridge comprises an arced needle having a leading end, a trailing end, and a length of suture. A...
US20140171979 Surgical Needle with Steps and Flats  
A surgical needle for use in a circular needle applier comprises a distal leading end, a proximal trailing end, and an arced body between the leading and trailing ends. The body has a medial face...
US20110306992 INSTRUMENTS FOR DELIVERING TRANSFASCIAL SUTURES, TRANSFASCIAL SUTURE ASSEMBLIES, AND METHODS OF TRANSFASCIAL SUTURING  
An instrument for delivering a suture transfascially may include a handle, a shaft extending from the handle, and a pair of needles that are moveable to an extended position beyond the end of the...
US20110213385 DELIVERY SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR GASTRIC REDUCTION  
A delivery catheter for a gastric reduction system includes an elongate torqueable tube, a needle translatably disposed within the torqueable tube, an anchor translatably disposed within the...
US20150351745 Ratchet Controlled Circular Needle Driver  
A surgical suturing device comprises an arced needle comprises a length of suture. A needle driver is operable to engage and rotate the needle in a circular path. The needle driver reciprocates...
US20110087246 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR CONTINUOUS SUTURE PASSING  
Suture passers for suturing tissue in a continuous manner by passing a suture attached to a suture shuttle through. A suture passer may include a first jaw, a second jaw, and a tissue penetrator...
US20120277767 SUTURE PASSER DEVICE AND SUTURE NEEDLE  
A suture passer device includes a shaft, a handle, an end effector, and a suture capturing member. The shaft has a shaft proximal end and a shaft distal end. The handle assembly is coupled to the...
US20090012538 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR CONTINUOUS SUTURE PASSING  
Described herein are suture passers for suturing tissue in a continuous manner by passing a suture attached to a suture shuttle through. A suture passer may include a first jaw, a second jaw, and...
US20170135692 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR HELICALLY ADVANCING SUTURE IN TISSUE  
Systems and methods for providing transapical access to a heart chamber for performing an intra cardiac procedure are described. The systems include a helical needle driver and a dilator. The...
US20110130773 METHODS FOR CONTINUOUS SUTURE PASSING  
Suture passers for suturing tissue in a continuous manner by passing a suture attached to a suture shuttle through. A suture passer may include a first jaw, a second jaw, and a tissue penetrator...
US20130072948 SUTURE PASSER DEVICE AND SUTURE NEEDLE  
A suture passer device includes a shaft, a handle, an end effector, and a suture capturing member. The shaft has a shaft proximal end and a shaft distal end. The handle assembly is coupled to the...
US20100130990 METHODS OF SUTURING AND REPAIRING TISSUE USING A CONTINUOUS SUTURE PASSER DEVICE  
Described herein are methods of repairing tissue using a continuous suture passer. In particular, described herein are methods for forming complex suture patterns using a continuous suture passer....
US20140296882 DEVICES AND METHODS FOR SUTURING TISSUE  
A suture applying device includes a shaft which carries a pair of needles near its distal end. The needles are joined by a length of suture, and the shaft is used to both introduce the needles...
US20080132919 Cycling suturing and knot-tying device  
A cycling, suturing and knot-tying device is characterized by an arcuate fixed, grooved or recessed way provided in a correspondingly shaped support frame for accommodating a curved needle fitted...
US20100312260 INTERRUPTED TISSUE APPOSITION DEVICES  
An interrupted suturing device for applying one or more suture elements to tissue is provided. The device includes a handle and a shaft extending from the handle. The shaft includes a suture...
US20100042116 Cycling suturing and knot-tying device  
A cycling, suturing and knot-tying device is characterized by an arcuate fixed, grooved or recessed way provided in a correspondingly shaped support frame for accommodating a curved needle fitted...
US20110202074 DEVICES AND METHODS FOR DEPLOYING MEDICAL SUTURES  
The invention relates to a medical suture (100) and devices and methods for deploying a medical suture. One embodiment of the invention relates to a suture deployment device (800) and method of...
US20100256656 Suture Passing Device with Controllable Suture Retrieval Mechanism  
The current invention is a modification to suture passing devices which employ a configuration of having upper and lower jaws to both grasp a tissue and deploy a suture loaded needle from one of...
US20130012964 PORT CLOSURE DEVICE AND METHOD  
A surgical device for creating a secure closure of a laparoscopic port opening or similar wound. The device may employ a tissue grasping notch that grasps the fascia layer as a suture-bearing...
US20160007993 REVOLVING APPROXIMATION DEVICE  
A device for treating tissue includes a helical needle extending about a longitudinal axis thereof from a distal tip to a proximal end and a control member extending longitudinally between a...
US20100137889 Surgical Instrument and Method for Attaching Soft Tissue to a Bone  
A surgical instrument for use in attaching soft tissue to a bone in a surgical site, includes an elongated shaft carrying, at its distal end, a clamping device having clamping jaws and a piercing...
US20120071901 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR DELIVERING SUTURES IN TISSUE  
Methods and devices for driving a suture assembly employing elastically pre-shaped needles for piercing a tissue. The pre-shaped needles are held in a constrained state and can revert to a natural...
US20140222034 SUTURE PASSERS  
Suture passer devices, including suture passers configured with an axially slideable jaw that includes a tissue-penetrating distal end region. Also described are suture passers including jaws...
US20160324517 STITCHING APPARATUS AND METHODS  
Stitching apparatus and methods are provided for placing a stitch through a layer of material such as tissue. Preferred methods include piercing a needle element through tissue, engaging a thread...
US20130090671 ENDOSCOPE SUTURING DEVICE  
An endoscopic suturing device for suturing a surgical site in the body using an endoscope. Each of first, second and third modules (100, 200, 300) has a needle which sutures the surgical site at...
US20170020510 SUTURE PASSING SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
An implant manipulator may have a distal end that retains an implant, a proximal end, and an intermediate portion between the ends. The implant manipulator may be a needle for a suture passer,...
US20110230899 SURGICAL DEVICE FOR FEEDING AT LEAST ONE SUTURE THREAD THROUGH THE EDGE AREA OF A TISSUE OPENING OF AN INDIVIDUAL AND METHOD FOR OPERATING SUCH A DEVICE  
In order to guide at least one suture thread (10) attached to a needle (11) through the edge region of a tissue opening and to retract the respective suture thread end from the tissue opening...
US20150133968 SUTURING DEVICE FOR LAPAROSCOPIC PROCEDURES  
A suturing device includes an elongated body having an outer wall defining an interior space of the body, a shaft located in the interior space, and a needle mounted on a distal end of the shaft....

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