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Publication numberUSD344801 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 07/714,094
Publication dateMar 1, 1994
Filing dateJun 11, 1991
Publication number07714094, 714094, US D344801 S, US D344801S, US-S-D344801, USD344801 S, USD344801S
InventorsGregg Hughes, Larry L. Hood
Original AssigneeAdvanced Osseous Technologies, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Ultrasonic cutting tool for medical use
US D344801 S
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  1. The ornamental design for an ultrasonic cutting tool for medical use, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of an ultrasonic cutting tool for medical use showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a side elevational view thereof, the view opposite that shown in FIG. 3 is identical to that shown in FIG. 3;

FIG. 4 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 5 is an end elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is an end elevational view thereof, opposite that shown in FIG. 5.

The broken line showing of the connector in FIGS. 1-4 is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

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3"Proximal Femoral Osteotomy in Difficult Revision Hip Surgery: How to Revise the Unrevisable", by Hugh H. Cameron, Ph.D., Contemporary Orthopaedics, May 1989, vol. 18, No. 5.
4Biological Fixation of the Porocoat AML® Hip-Manual for Pre-Operative Planning and Recommended Surgical Technique, (1984), by Charles A. Engh, M.D. and J. Dennis Bobyn, Ph.D.
5Leichtung "Fine Tools"Carvint tool sets, pp. 94, 95, 98, ©Fall 1981-Winter 1982.
6Orthopedic Catalog Richards Manufacturing Co. Inc., pp. 10, 14, 20, ©1980.
7Photographs 1-3 illustrating an ultrasonic aspiration surgical tool used in neural surgery, designed by Dr. David Wuchinich and disclosed in 1967.
8Photographs 4-15 illustrating three ultrasonic surgical tools manufactured by Quinton and distrubuted by Howmedica, Inc. in 1985.
9Sklar Products, "Orthopedic Instruments", p. 159, ©1982.
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U.S. ClassificationD24/144, D24/146