GB2151142B - Endoscope and auxiliary instrument with a deflectable leading end - Google Patents

Endoscope and auxiliary instrument with a deflectable leading end

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Publication number
GB2151142B
GB2151142B GB08428399A GB8428399A GB2151142B GB 2151142 B GB2151142 B GB 2151142B GB 08428399 A GB08428399 A GB 08428399A GB 8428399 A GB8428399 A GB 8428399A GB 2151142 B GB2151142 B GB 2151142B
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Prior art keywords
endoscope
leading end
auxiliary instrument
deflectable
deflectable leading
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Expired
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GB08428399A
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GB8428399D0 (en
GB2151142A (en
Inventor
Ludwig Bonnet
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Wolf Richard GmbH
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Wolf Richard GmbH
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Priority to DE19833344934 priority Critical patent/DE3344934C2/de
Application filed by Wolf Richard GmbH filed Critical Wolf Richard GmbH
Publication of GB8428399D0 publication Critical patent/GB8428399D0/en
Publication of GB2151142A publication Critical patent/GB2151142A/en
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    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B17/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
    • A61B17/28Surgical forceps
    • A61B17/29Forceps for use in minimally invasive surgery
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B1/00Instruments for performing medical examinations of the interior of cavities or tubes of the body by visual or photographical inspection, e.g. endoscopes; Illuminating arrangements therefor
    • A61B1/012Instruments for performing medical examinations of the interior of cavities or tubes of the body by visual or photographical inspection, e.g. endoscopes; Illuminating arrangements therefor characterised by internal passages or accessories therefor
    • A61B1/018Instruments for performing medical examinations of the interior of cavities or tubes of the body by visual or photographical inspection, e.g. endoscopes; Illuminating arrangements therefor characterised by internal passages or accessories therefor for receiving instruments
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B17/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
    • A61B17/00234Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets for minimally invasive surgery
    • A61B2017/00292Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets for minimally invasive surgery mounted on or guided by flexible, e.g. catheter-like, means
    • A61B2017/003Steerable
    • A61B2017/00318Steering mechanisms
    • A61B2017/00331Steering mechanisms with preformed bends
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B17/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
    • A61B17/28Surgical forceps
    • A61B17/29Forceps for use in minimally invasive surgery
    • A61B2017/2901Details of shaft
    • A61B2017/2905Details of shaft flexible
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B17/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
    • A61B17/28Surgical forceps
    • A61B17/29Forceps for use in minimally invasive surgery
    • A61B2017/2926Details of heads or jaws
    • A61B2017/2927Details of heads or jaws the angular position of the head being adjustable with respect to the shaft
GB08428399A 1983-12-13 1984-11-09 Endoscope and auxiliary instrument with a deflectable leading end Expired GB2151142B (en)

Priority Applications (1)

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DE19833344934 DE3344934C2 (en) 1983-12-13 1983-12-13

Publications (3)

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GB8428399D0 GB8428399D0 (en) 1984-12-19
GB2151142A GB2151142A (en) 1985-07-17
GB2151142B true GB2151142B (en) 1986-12-03

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FR (1) FR2556205B1 (en)
GB (1) GB2151142B (en)

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US5662662A (en) 1992-10-09 1997-09-02 Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. Surgical instrument and method
US5564615A (en) 1992-10-09 1996-10-15 Ethicon, Inc. Surgical instrument
US7758596B2 (en) 1997-06-27 2010-07-20 The Trustees Of Columbia University In The City Of New York Method and apparatus for circulatory valve repair
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US8740918B2 (en) 1997-09-12 2014-06-03 Evalve, Inc. Surgical device for connecting soft tissue
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US7981123B2 (en) 1997-09-12 2011-07-19 Evalve, Inc. Surgical device for connecting soft tissue
US8500761B2 (en) 1999-04-09 2013-08-06 Abbott Vascular Fixation devices, systems and methods for engaging tissue
US7736388B2 (en) 1999-04-09 2010-06-15 Evalve, Inc. Fixation devices, systems and methods for engaging tissue
US7655015B2 (en) 1999-04-09 2010-02-02 Evalve, Inc. Fixation devices, systems and methods for engaging tissue
US9044246B2 (en) 1999-04-09 2015-06-02 Abbott Vascular Inc. Methods and devices for capturing and fixing leaflets in valve repair
US8740920B2 (en) 1999-04-09 2014-06-03 Evalve, Inc. Fixation devices, systems and methods for engaging tissue
US7704269B2 (en) 1999-04-09 2010-04-27 Evalve, Inc. Methods and apparatus for cardiac valve repair
US7998151B2 (en) 1999-04-09 2011-08-16 Evalve, Inc. Leaflet suturing
US8029518B2 (en) 1999-04-09 2011-10-04 Evalve, Inc. Methods and devices for capturing and fixing leaflets in valve repair
US7666204B2 (en) 1999-04-09 2010-02-23 Evalve, Inc. Multi-catheter steerable guiding system and methods of use
US8057493B2 (en) 1999-04-09 2011-11-15 Evalve, Inc. Fixation devices, systems and methods for engaging tissue
US8123703B2 (en) 1999-04-09 2012-02-28 Evalve, Inc. Steerable access sheath and methods of use
US8187299B2 (en) 1999-04-09 2012-05-29 Evalve, Inc. Methods and apparatus for cardiac valve repair
US8216256B2 (en) 1999-04-09 2012-07-10 Evalve, Inc. Detachment mechanism for implantable fixation devices
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US7938827B2 (en) 2001-11-15 2011-05-10 Evalva, Inc. Cardiac valve leaflet attachment device and methods thereof
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US7824326B2 (en) 2003-07-31 2010-11-02 Boston Scientific Scimed, Inc. Bioabsorbable casing for surgical sling assembly
US8470028B2 (en) 2005-02-07 2013-06-25 Evalve, Inc. Methods, systems and devices for cardiac valve repair
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DE3344934A1 (en) 1985-06-20
FR2556205A1 (en) 1985-06-14
GB8428399D0 (en) 1984-12-19
DE3344934C2 (en) 1988-09-15
FR2556205B1 (en) 1989-03-10
GB2151142A (en) 1985-07-17

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