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US20130245647 LAPAROSCOPIC SUTURING INSTRUMENT WITH MANUAL DRIVE  
A suture needle driving instrument comprises a shaft, an end effector, and a handle assembly. The end effector is located at the distal end of the shaft and includes a pair of grasping arms...
US20130158570 SUTURE PASSER AND METHOD  
Instruments and techniques to pass a suture are presented. The instruments and techniques are particularly useful where access to confined spaces and the ability to pass a suture through difficult...
US20130012965 SUTURE PASSER AND METHOD  
Instruments and techniques to pass a suture are presented. The instruments and techniques are particularly useful where access to confined spaces and the ability to pass a suture through difficult...
US20150142020 LAPAROSCOPIC SUTURING INSTRUMENT WITH PERPENDICULAR ECCENTRIC NEEDLE MOTION  
A suture needle driving instrument comprises a shaft and an end effector. The end effector is located at the distal end of the shaft and includes a pair of needle grasping arms. Each grasping arm...
US20120143223 LAPAROSCOPIC SUTURING INSTRUMENT WITH PERPENDICULAR ECCENTRIC NEEDLE MOTION  
A suture needle driving instrument comprises a shaft and an end effector. The end effector is located at the distal end of the shaft and includes a pair of needle grasping arms. Each grasping arm...
US20120232567 FLEXIBLE SUTURING INSTRUMENT  
A suturing instrument includes a handle, an elongate shaft, and a suturing head. One or more pull wires extend from the handle into the elongate shaft for controllably deflecting a deflectable...
US20110106111 Suture Fixation Arthroscope Apparatus of the Temporomandibular Joint Disk  
A suture fixation arthroscope apparatus of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disk comprises a first suture needle and a first inner core, a second suture needle and a second inner core, and a...
US20150127026 APPARATUS AND METHODS FOR ACHILLES TENDON REPAIR  
Apparatus and methods for Achilles tendon repair are described where an elongate tendon repair assembly may be introduced into a single incision to access the damaged tissue. The assembly may...
US20130282031 LAPAROSCOPIC SUTURING INSTRUMENT WITH MULTI-DRIVE SEQUENCED TRANSMISSION  
An apparatus comprises a body, a shaft assembly, an end effector assembly, and a drive assembly. The body may include a handpiece with an integral motor. The shaft assembly may include two pairs...
US20110190794 MEDICAL NEEDLE HOLDER  
A medical needle holder is provided having a handle arranged at the proximal end and a needle receiver arranged at the distal end. The needle receiver has a first and a second clamping surface,...
US20120150199 LAPAROSCOPIC SUTURING INSTRUMENT WITH DUAL-ACTION NEEDLE GRASPERS  
A suture needle driving instrument comprises a shaft, an end effector, and a grasping actuation assembly. The end effector is located at the distal end of the shaft and includes a pair of grasping...
US20120150198 Ergonomically Correct Needle Holder  
An ergonomically correct suture needle holder is disclosed. The ergonomically correct suture needle holder comprises a thumb handle having a thumb spinning grip and a ring finger handle having a...
US20130245648 LAPAROSCOPIC SUTURING INSTRUMENT WITH RACK DRIVE  
A suture needle driving instrument comprises a shaft, an end effector, and a handle assembly. The end effector is located at the distal end of the shaft and includes a pair of grasping arms having...
US20150012017 SELF SUTURING TROCAR  
A surgical incision suturing device particularly suited for minimally invasive surgical procedures comprising a suturing mechanism built into a trocar stern that enables a surgeon to stitch a...
US20120130405 SUTURE SYSTEM  
A suture system includes a plurality of double-stranded needles connected in sequence with a single-stranded needle at each end. The double-stranded suture needles incorporates two suture strands...
US20140074125 Vertical Stitcher and Suturing Method  
A surgical stitching device intended for suturing deep and difficult-to-reach wounds. It is a distinctive type of needle-holder designed to carry a straight needle alongside its main body. This...
US20140303654 SUTURING DEVICES AND METHODS FOR SUTURING AN ANATOMIC VALVE  
A device for suturing an anatomic valve can comprise an elongate body, a suture catch mechanism and a suture clasp arm. The suture catch mechanism can be operatively coupled to the elongate body...
US20120245601 Knot tying surgical needle driver  
A modification to a standard needle driver in the form of a deployable and retractable projection at the working end of the needle driver with which the operator can control the suture in order to...
US20120289975 ARTICULATING NEEDLE DRIVER  
A needle holder includes a shaft and a needle driver located at the distal end of the shaft. The needle driver is operable to rotate a needle such that the needle forms a non-perpendicular angle...
US20130331866 SUTURE SYSTEM  
Sutures can be placed in difficult to access areas of the human body with devices, and related methods, utilizing a needle carrier. The devices and methods can be used in conjunction with both...
US20120150200 Endoscopic Needle Assembly  
A needle and suture assembly is provided for use with an endoscopic suturing device with a needle holder arm. The needle assembly includes a needle tip and a needle body. The needle tip has a...
US20140222036 Suturing Device, System, and Method  
Improved medical suturing devices, systems, and methods may hold a suture needle at a fixed location relative to a handle of the device, allowing the surgeon to grasp and manipulate the handle of...
US20120150201 VASCULAR SUTURING DEVICE WITH NEEDLE CAPTURE  
A surgical device of suturing vascular vessels is described, as well as methods for suturing tissue employing the surgical device. The device includes at least one needle advanceable through...
US20130345725 SUTURING INSTRUMENT FOR PASSING MULTIPLE SUTURES  
An instrument for passing sutures in tissue repair and/or other mini-open procedures. The instrument includes a pair of jaws mounted on a distal end of a shaft, a hand assembly mounted on a...
US20130267969 CONTROL INTERFACE FOR LAPAROSCOPIC SUTURING INSTRUMENT  
An apparatus comprises an end effector, a shaft assembly, and a drive assembly. The end effector comprises needle receiving arms operable to grasp a needle. The drive assembly comprises drive...
US20150190132 Suturing Device, System and Method  
Improved medical suturing devices, systems, and methods may hold a suture needle at a fixed location relative to a handle of the device, allowing the surgeon to grasp and manipulate the handle of...
US20140276989 MEANS AND METHODS FOR SUTURING TISSUE  
A device according to one exemplary embodiment is a compact, light-weight handheld device that includes a needle and suture assembly, a mechanism for gripping and releasing the needle and suture...
US20110054499 Continuous driver with changeable parameters  
The present invention relates generally to continue driver device with changeable parameters, more specifically, continues driver with changeable parameters used in surgical procedure such as...
US20100030242 SUTURING DEVICES AND METHODS FOR SUTURING AN ANATOMIC VALVE  
A device for suturing an anatomic valve can comprise an elongate body, a suture catch mechanism and a suture clasp arm. The suture catch mechanism can be operatively coupled to the elongate body...
US20130190782 ARTHROSCOPIC SUTURE PASSING DEVICES AND METHODS  
A system for transdermal repair of soft tissue includes an instrument comprising a proximal actuator portion, a fixed needle having a lumen and extending distally from the proximal actuator...
US20090326559 Rotational Driver  
A rotational driver that comprises a interactive portion, wherein each interactive portion comprises a first extended member and a second extended member, a rotational system and a linear motion...
US20130282030 SUTURING SYSTEM AND ASSEMBLY  
A suturing assembly is provided that is configured to pull a capsule attached to a suture through tissue. The suturing assembly includes a shaft aligned on a longitudinal axis of the suturing...
US20100217284 RIGIDLY-LINKED ARTICULATING WRIST WITH DECOUPLED MOTION TRANSMISSION  
The present invention is a device having a rigidly linked jaw that is decoupled from an articulating wrist. The device provides for articulating motion as well as actuation that may be used in...
US20110022063 SUTURING SYSTEM AND ASSEMBLY  
A suturing assembly configured to place suture in tissue includes a handle having an actuator, a shaft coupled to the handle, and a head coupled to the shaft. The head includes a proximal portion...
US20150127025 REPLACEABLE TIP SUTURING DEVICES, SYSTEM, AND METHODS FOR USE WITH DIFFERING NEEDLES  
Medical suturing devices, systems, and methods will be useful for endoscopic or open surgeries, including ear, nose, and throat procedures. Articulation motions may be transferred from a handle to...
US20140288581 REPLACEABLE TIP SUTURING DEVICES, SYSTEM, AND METHODS FOR USE WITH DIFFERING NEEDLES  
Medical suturing devices, systems, and methods will be useful for endoscopic or open surgeries, including ear, nose, and throat procedures. Articulation motions may be transferred from a handle to...
US20150209028 Stitching Device with Long Needle Delivery  
An end effector assembly for a surgical stitching device is provided. The end effector assembly includes an end effector, a housing, and a needle. The end effector includes a first jaw member and...
US20120277769 Flexible Endoscopic Stitching Devices  
An endoscopic stitching device including a tool assembly having a pair of juxtaposed jaws; a rotatably supported camming hub defining a groove formed in an inner surface of a central lumen...
US20090240263 Intracoelomic suturing and ligating method  
A manipulator includes a composite input unit that is manually operable by the fingers, a connector shaft extending from an operating unit, and a working unit mounted on the distal end of the...
US20080255522 MEDICAL NEEDLE PULLER  
To provide a medical needle puller that allows an easy pulling operation as well as safety improvement. The engaging stepped part 14 was formed at the back side of the puncture part 12 in the...
US20120271329 NEEDLE HOLDER  
A needle holder includes a first shaft on which a first gripping body is provided at a front end, and a second shaft on which a second gripping body is provided at a front end and which slides in...
US20090112258 Needle Attachment For A Surgical Sewing Instrument  
A needle attachment for a surgical sewing instrument has a proximal-side connector for connecting to a sewing instrument. The needle attachment has a hollow shaft-like body which has a curved...
US20100114123 ARTHROSCOPIC SUTURE PASSING DEVICES AND METHODS  
A system for transdermal repair of soft tissue includes an instrument comprising a proximal actuator portion, a fixed needle having a lumen and extending distally from the proximal actuator...
US20080200932 Surgical Needle Holder for Stitch Suturing  
The invention relates to a surgical needle holder for stitch suturing. The inventive needle holder is designed to facilitate suturing in areas that are difficult for the surgeon to access. The...
US20090312775 Endoscopic Suturing System  
An endoscopic suturing system and method are disclosed as are devices for use with the system and method such as a suture dispenser, a cinch device, and a tissue grasper. In one embodiment the...
US20140128890 MEDICAL DEVICE AND RELATED METHODS OF USE  
A medical needle driver including an elongated member having a proximal end, a distal end, and a lumen extending therebetween. The medical needle driver may also include an end-effector disposed...
US20150038994 DEVICES, SYSTEMS, AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING SURGICAL ACCESS AND FACILITATING CLOSURE OF SURGICAL ACCESS OPENINGS  
A suture passer includes a handle, an elongated sleeve defining a distal end, an inner shaft slidably disposed within the elongated sleeve, and an end effector assembly disposed at a distal end of...
US20120165840 Medical needle holder  
A medical needle holder having a shaft, a tool mounted on the distal end of the shaft, two jaw members, such that one jaw member of the tool is configured to pivot with respect to the other jaw...
US20120165839 Medical Needle Holder  
A medical needle holder with a shaft, a tool that is mounted on the distal end of the shaft and two jaw members, such that one jaw member of the tool is configured to pivot with respect to the...
US20110270281 Articulating Axial Needle Grasper  
An end effector is presented having an elongate body portion having a proximal end and a distal end. The end effector also includes a rotating head configured to be disposed at the distal end of...

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