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Publication numberUSD309350 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 07/056,565
Publication dateJul 17, 1990
Filing dateJun 1, 1987
Priority dateJun 1, 1987
Publication number056565, 07056565, US D309350 S, US D309350S, US-S-D309350, USD309350 S, USD309350S
InventorsLloyd A. Sutherland, Alfred V. Vasconcellos
Original AssigneePfizer Hospital Products Group, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Surgical sternotomy band tightening instrument
US D309350 S
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  1. The ornamental design of a surgical sternotomy band tightening instrument, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is top plan view of a surgical sternotomy band tightening instrument showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front end elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear end elevational view thereof; and

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof.

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U.S. ClassificationD24/133