Portion of an adaptor for a medical instrument

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.SUNNYVALE, CA165

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Blumenkranz, Stephen J Redwood City, CA 77 3556
Cooper, Thomas Menlo Park, CA 20 1794
Julian, Chris Los Gatos, CA 12 1209

Cited Art Landscape

Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
IMMERSION CORPORATION (1)
5623582 Computer interface or control input device for laparoscopic surgical instrument and other elongated mechanical objects 277 1994
 
NAGASE & CO., LTD. (1)
5885583 Method for inhibiting hyperlipemia with emmeisou or an extract thereof 10 1997
 
SRI INTERNATIONAL (1)
5814038 Surgical manipulator for a telerobotic system 184 1997
 
INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC. (1)
5911036 Head cursor control interface for an automated endoscope system for optimal positioning 200 1997
 
COMPUTER MOTION (1)
5855583 Method and apparatus for performing minimally invasive cardiac procedures 661 1996
 
KARL STORZ IMAGING, INC. (1)
5125394 Endoscopic adapter with lamina interface 23 1990
 
OLYMPUS OPTICAL CO., LTD. (1)
5876325 Surgical manipulation system 477 1997
 
KARL STORZ GMBH & CO. KG (1)
5184601 Endoscope stabilizer 313 1991
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Patent Citation Ranking

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
MACDONALD, DETTWILER AND ASSOCIATES INC. (4)
* 2007/0299,427 Surgical manipulator 207 2007
8444631 Surgical manipulator 7 2008
* 2009/0163,929 Surgical manipulator 23 2008
9333041 Surgical manipulator 0 2013
 
INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC. (1)
* 2005/0149,003 Surgical robotic tools, data architecture, and use 37 2004
 
MacDonald Dettwiller and Associates Inc. (1)
8491603 Surgical manipulator 1 2007
 
VIRTUAL INCISION CORPORATION (8)
7492116 Robot for surgical applications 32 2007
* 2007/0241,714 ROBOT FOR SURGICAL APPLICATIONS 20 2007
8968332 Magnetically coupleable robotic surgical devices and related methods 0 2007
8834488 Magnetically coupleable robotic surgical devices and related methods 0 2007
* 2008/0058,835 MAGNETICALLY COUPLEABLE ROBOTIC SURGICAL DEVICES AND RELATED METHODS 34 2007
* 2008/0004,634 MAGNETICALLY COUPLEABLE ROBOTIC SURGICAL DEVICES AND RELATED METHODS 39 2007
* 2008/0058,989 SURGICAL CAMERA ROBOT 20 2007
7772796 Robotic devices with agent delivery components and related methods 17 2007
 
INTUITIVE SURGICAL OPERATIONS, INC. (12)
8758352 Mechanical actuator interface system for robotic surgical tools 5 2009
8142447 Mechanical actuator interface system for robotic surgical tools 9 2009
* 2011/0028,990 Multi-Component Telepresence System and Method 7 2010
9532849 Surgical accessory clamp and system 0 2012
9320568 Sterile surgical drape 0 2012
8998930 Disposable sterile surgical adaptor 3 2012
8998799 Sterile surgical adaptor 4 2012
9439732 Instrument interface of a robotic surgical system 0 2013
* D768295 Surgical instrument end portion 0 2014
* D767129 Surgical instrument end portion 0 2014
* D767130 Surgical instrument end portion 0 2014
* D760387 Surgical instrument end portion 0 2014
 
COVIDIEN LP (41)
6793652 Electro-mechanical surgical device 381 2000
6981941 Electro-mechanical surgical device 426 2001
7032798 Electro-mechanical surgical device 516 2001
6843403 Surgical clamping, cutting and stapling device 642 2001
* 2002/0084,304 Surgical clamping, cutting and stapling device 30 2001
7695485 Surgical device 133 2001
* 2003/0105,478 Surgical device 242 2001
8016855 Surgical device 156 2002
7951071 Moisture-detecting shaft for use with an electro-mechanical surgical device 139 2002
6849071 Electro-mechanical surgical device 365 2002
6846308 Electro-mechanical surgical device 368 2002
6846309 Electro-mechanical surgical device 345 2002
6846307 Electro-mechanical surgical device 335 2002
7743960 Surgical device 329 2003
8025199 Surgical cutting and stapling device 253 2004
8357144 Electro-mechanical surgical device 138 2005
* 2005/0192,609 Electro-mechanical surgical device 240 2005
7963433 Surgical device having multiple drivers 172 2008
7918230 Surgical device having a rotatable jaw portion 135 2008
8021373 Surgical device 12 2010
8056786 Surgical device 9 2010
8752748 Surgical device having a rotatable jaw portion 0 2011
7992758 Surgical device having a rotatable jaw portion 57 2011
9017371 Surgical device having multiple drivers 12 2011
8342379 Surgical device having multiple drivers 40 2011
8272554 Surgical device having multiple drivers 168 2011
9033868 Couplings for interconnecting components of an electro-mechanical surgical device 0 2011
8628467 Moisture-detecting shaft for use with an electro-mechanical surgical device 0 2011
8353440 Surgical device having a rotatable jaw portion 24 2011
9113878 Pinion clip for right angle linear cutter 0 2011
8512359 Surgical device 91 2011
8518074 Surgical device 1 2011
8540733 Surgical method and device having a first jaw and a second jaw in opposed correspondence for clamping, cutting, and stapling tissue 110 2011
9204877 Surgical device having a rotatable jaw portion 12 2012
9113847 Electro-mechanical surgical device 1 2013
8858589 Surgical device 0 2013
8740932 Surgical device 0 2013
9078654 Surgical device 0 2014
9282961 Surgical device having multiple drivers 5 2015
9247940 Surgical cutting and stapling device 0 2015
9364200 Electro-mechanical surgical device 0 2015
 
BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA (18)
8343171 Methods and systems of actuation in robotic devices 6 2008
8974440 Modular and cooperative medical devices and related systems and methods 0 2008
* 2009/0076,536 MEDICAL INFLATION, ATTACHMENT, AND DELIVERY DEVICES AND RELATED METHODS 16 2008
* 2009/0048,612 MODULAR AND COOPERATIVE MEDICAL DEVICES AND RELATED SYSTEMS AND METHODS 143 2008
8679096 Multifunctional operational component for robotic devices 2 2008
* 2009/0171,373 MULTIFUNCTIONAL OPERATIONAL COMPONENT FOR ROBOTIC DEVICES 24 2008
7960935 Robotic devices with agent delivery components and related methods 20 2010
8894633 Modular and cooperative medical devices and related systems and methods 0 2010
* 2011/0237,890 MODULAR AND COOPERATIVE MEDICAL DEVICES AND RELATED SYSTEMS AND METHODS 17 2010
8968267 Methods and systems for handling or delivering materials for natural orifice surgery 0 2011
8828024 Methods, systems, and devices for surgical access and procedures 2 2011
8604742 Robotic devices with arms and related methods 1 2012
9060781 Methods, systems, and devices relating to surgical end effectors 1 2012
9089353 Robotic surgical devices, systems, and related methods 0 2012
9498292 Single site robotic device and related systems and methods 0 2013
9010214 Local control robotic surgical devices and related methods 0 2013
9403281 Robotic devices with arms and related methods 0 2013
9179981 Multifunctional operational component for robotic devices 0 2014
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