GB2514231B - Fine dissection electrosurgical device - Google Patents

Fine dissection electrosurgical device

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GB2514231B
GB2514231B GB1404394.7A GB201404394A GB2514231B GB 2514231 B GB2514231 B GB 2514231B GB 201404394 A GB201404394 A GB 201404394A GB 2514231 B GB2514231 B GB 2514231B
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electrosurgical device
fine dissection
dissection
fine
electrosurgical
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Doug Evans
Kimberly Nguyen
Nathan Wang
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ArthroCare Corp
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ArthroCare Corp
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    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B18/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body
    • A61B18/04Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by heating
    • A61B18/12Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by heating by passing a current through the tissue to be heated, e.g. high-frequency current
    • A61B18/14Probes or electrodes therefor
    • A61B18/1402Probes for open surgery
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    • A61B18/04Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by heating
    • A61B18/12Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by heating by passing a current through the tissue to be heated, e.g. high-frequency current
    • A61B18/14Probes or electrodes therefor
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
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    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
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    • A61B2018/00571Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body for achieving a particular surgical effect
    • A61B2018/00577Ablation
    • A61B2018/00583Coblation, i.e. ablation using a cold plasma
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    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
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    • A61B2018/00571Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body for achieving a particular surgical effect
    • A61B2018/00601Cutting
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B18/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body
    • A61B18/04Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by heating
    • A61B18/12Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by heating by passing a current through the tissue to be heated, e.g. high-frequency current
    • A61B18/1206Generators therefor
    • A61B2018/1213Generators therefor creating an arc
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B18/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body
    • A61B18/04Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by heating
    • A61B18/12Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by heating by passing a current through the tissue to be heated, e.g. high-frequency current
    • A61B18/14Probes or electrodes therefor
    • A61B2018/1405Electrodes having a specific shape
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B18/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body
    • A61B18/04Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by heating
    • A61B18/12Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by heating by passing a current through the tissue to be heated, e.g. high-frequency current
    • A61B18/14Probes or electrodes therefor
    • A61B2018/1472Probes or electrodes therefor for use with liquid electrolyte, e.g. virtual electrodes
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B18/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body
    • A61B18/04Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by heating
    • A61B18/12Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by heating by passing a current through the tissue to be heated, e.g. high-frequency current
    • A61B18/14Probes or electrodes therefor
    • A61B18/16Indifferent or passive electrodes for grounding
    • A61B2018/162Indifferent or passive electrodes for grounding located on the probe body
GB1404394.7A 2011-02-09 2014-03-12 Fine dissection electrosurgical device Active GB2514231B (en)

Priority Applications (1)

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US13/826,268 US9271784B2 (en) 2011-02-09 2013-03-14 Fine dissection electrosurgical device

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US20030014050A1 (en) * 1997-02-12 2003-01-16 Oratec Interventions, Inc., A California Corporation Electrode for electrosurgical ablation of tissue
US20100204690A1 (en) * 2008-08-13 2010-08-12 Arthrocare Corporation Single aperture electrode assembly
GB2477353A (en) * 2010-02-01 2011-08-03 Gyrus Medical Ltd Electrosurgical instrument with two laterally disposed electrodes
GB2488039A (en) * 2011-02-09 2012-08-15 Arthocare Corp Fine dissection electrosurgical device

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WO1997048346A1 (en) * 1996-06-20 1997-12-24 Gyrus Medical Limited Under water treatment
US20030014050A1 (en) * 1997-02-12 2003-01-16 Oratec Interventions, Inc., A California Corporation Electrode for electrosurgical ablation of tissue
US20100204690A1 (en) * 2008-08-13 2010-08-12 Arthrocare Corporation Single aperture electrode assembly
GB2477353A (en) * 2010-02-01 2011-08-03 Gyrus Medical Ltd Electrosurgical instrument with two laterally disposed electrodes
GB2488039A (en) * 2011-02-09 2012-08-15 Arthocare Corp Fine dissection electrosurgical device

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