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1. (WO2017172708) SURGICAL STAPLING SYSTEM COMPRISING A DISPLAY INCLUDING A RE-ORIENTABLE DISPLAY FIELD

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/172708    International Application No.:    PCT/US2017/024465
Publication Date: Fri Oct 06 01:59:59 CEST 2017 International Filing Date: Wed Mar 29 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: A61B 17/072
Applicants: ETHICON LLC
Inventors: SHELTON, IV, Frederick E.
HARRIS, Jason L.
HENSEL, Adam D.
Title: SURGICAL STAPLING SYSTEM COMPRISING A DISPLAY INCLUDING A RE-ORIENTABLE DISPLAY FIELD
Abstract:
A surgical instrument, comprising a handle and an end effector configured to perform a tissue-treating function. The end effector comprises a distal head comprising a rotatable jaw and an end effector frame comprising a longitudinal end effector axis. The surgical instrument further comprises means for rotating the distal head relative to the end effector frame, a display, and means for adjusting the contents of the display in relation to the rotation of the distal head.