|Application No.||Application Title||Issue Date|
|20110079341||Welded Knot End Effector|
An apparatus for forming an end effector includes a welding device having a welder positioned adjacent to a base, and a die coupled to one end of the welder. The base and the welder are movable relative to each other. The welder, base or die includes a source of heat th...
|20110054523||System And Method For Creating End Effector|
A suture including a knotted end effector is provided. The suture includes a body portion defining a longitudinal axis and an end effector integrally formed from the body portion, the end effector having first and second sections, each section including at least two thr...