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1. (WO2004006780) DUAL-FUNCTION MEDICAL INSTRUMENT: NEEDLE HOLDER AND SURGICAL SCISSORS
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Pub. No.:    WO/2004/006780    International Application No.:    PCT/US2003/021652
Publication Date: 22.01.2004 International Filing Date: 11.07.2003
IPC:
A61B 17/00 (2006.01), A61B 17/04 (2006.01), A61B 17/32 (2006.01), A61B 19/00 (2006.01)
Applicants: SUTURECUT, LLC [US/US]; 3021 Brookmonte Lane, Lexington, KY 40515-8508 (US)
Inventors: SACHATELLO, Charles, R.; (US).
SAWYER, Joseph; (US)
Agent: KILYK, Luke, A.; Kilyk & Bowersox, P.L.L.C., 53A East Lee Street, Warrenton, VA 20186 (US)
Priority Data:
10/196,493 16.07.2002 US
Title (EN) DUAL-FUNCTION MEDICAL INSTRUMENT: NEEDLE HOLDER AND SURGICAL SCISSORS
(FR) INSTRUMENT MEDICAL A DOUBLE FONCTION : SUPPORT D'AIGUILLE ET CISEAUX CHIRURGICAUX
Abstract: front page image
(EN)A dual-use medical instrument is disclosed. In one embodiment, the instrument has a first handle (3A) pivotally attached to a second handle (3B) through a mortise (M1) and tenon (T1) joint to define opposing jaws (2A,2B) at the distal end of the surgical instrument, each of the opposing jaws including a distal gripping portion (3) , at least one longitudinally disposed cutting edge situated between the distal gripping portion and said mortise and tenon joint, wherein at least one longitudinal cutting edge is adjacent to said mortise and tenon joint. The instrument can function as a combination needle holder and surgical scissors.
(FR)L'invention concerne un instrument médical à double fonction. Dans un mode de réalisation, cet instrument est doté d'une première poignée (3A) fixée par pivotement à une seconde poignée (3B) au moyen d'une jonction de mortaise (M1) et de tenon (T1) de manière à définir des mâchoires opposées (2A, 2B) au niveau de l'extrémité distale de l'instrument chirurgical, chacune des mâchoires opposées comprenant une partie de saisie distale (3), au moins un rebord longitudinalement placé étant disposé entre la partie de saisie distale et ladite jonction de mortaise et de tenon, au moins un rebord tranchant longitudinal étant contre ladite jonction de mortaise et de tenon. Cet instrument peut servir de support d'aiguille et de ciseaux chirurgicaux.
Designated States: AE, AG, AL, AM, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BR, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DK, DM, DZ, EC, EE, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IS, JP, KE, KG, KP, KR, KZ, LC, LK, LR, LS, LT, LU, LV, MA, MD, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MZ, NI, NO, NZ, OM, PG, PH, PL, PT, RO, RU, SC, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, SY, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, UZ, VC, VN, YU, ZA, ZM, ZW.
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HU, IE, IT, LU, MC, NL, PT, RO, SE, SI, SK, TR)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)