|Publication number||USD478323 S1|
|Application number||US 29/166,339|
|Publication date||Aug 12, 2003|
|Filing date||Aug 26, 2002|
|Priority date||Aug 26, 2002|
|Publication number||166339, 29166339, US D478323 S1, US D478323S1, US-S1-D478323, USD478323 S1, USD478323S1|
|Inventors||Robert H. Peterson, Dac Vu, Jiansheng Zhou, David M. Weston|
|Original Assignee||Alcon, Inc.|
|Export Citation||BiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan|
|Referenced by (10), Classifications (1)|
|External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet|
FIG. 1 is a top, rear, right perspective view of the footswitch of the present invention.
FIG. 2 is a top plan view of the footswitch of the present invention.
FIG. 3 is a bottom plan view of the footswitch of the present invention.
FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view of the footswitch of the present invention.
FIG. 5 is a front elevational view of the footswitch of the present invention; and,
FIG. 6 is a rear elevational view of the footswitch of the present invention.
The footswitch of the present invention in used in combination with a surgical console used to control various pneumatic and electronic surgical tools as well as irrigation and aspiration used during ophthalmic surgery.
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