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Publication numberUSD381425 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/045,832
Publication dateJul 22, 1997
Filing dateOct 31, 1995
Publication number045832, 29045832, US D381425 S, US D381425S, US-S-D381425, USD381425 S, USD381425S
InventorsPeter M. Cesarini, Douglas D. Sjostrom
Original AssigneeSmith & Nephew Endoscopy Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Hub for a surgical instrument
US D381425 S
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  1. The ornamental design for a hub for a surgical instrument, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a hub for a surgical instrument showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a side elevation view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a side elevation view thereof, opposite that shown in FIG. 2;

FIG. 4 is a front elevation view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevation view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof.

Non-Patent Citations
1"Unidrive-A New Shaver System for Surgical Arthroscopy," Endo World, ART No. 3-E, 1994, Karl Storz GmbH & Co., Tuttlingen, Germany and Karl Storz Endoscopy, America.
21996 Products Catalog, Smith & Nephew Endoscopy, Jan. 1, 1996.
3Product brochure, "A Revolutionary New Shaver System With Quality You Can Count On," Arthrex, Inc., 1994.
4Product brochure, "Aesculap Integral Shaver System," Aesculap AG, Orthopaedic Division 95.
5Product brochure, "Apex. Peak Performance With Striking Power," Linvatec Corporation, 1995.
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U.S. ClassificationD24/146