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Publication numberUSD661804 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/402,701
Publication date12 Jun 2012
Filing date26 Sep 2011
Priority date5 Oct 2007
Also published asCA2701962A1, CN101883531A, CN101883531B, EP2217157A2, EP2796102A2, EP2796102A3, US8623027, US20090105750, US20120184946, US20140155921, USD661801, USD661802, USD661803, WO2009046234A2, WO2009046234A3
Publication number29402701, 402701, US D661804 S1, US D661804S1, US-S1-D661804, USD661804 S1, USD661804S1
InventorsDaniel W. Price, Galen C. Robertson, Cory G. Kimball, Scott A. Woodruff, Matthew C. Miller, Carrie I. Fihe, Carl J. Draginoff, Jr.
Original AssigneeEthicon Endo-Surgery, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
User interface for a surgical instrument
US D661804 S1
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a user interface for a surgical instrument, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a left perspective view of a user interface for a surgical instrument showing our design.

FIG. 2 is a left side view thereof.

FIG. 3 is a right side view thereof.

FIG. 4 is a top view thereof.

FIG. 5 is a bottom view thereof.

FIG. 6 is a front view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a rear view thereof.

Portions of the user interface for a surgical instrument shown in broken lines form no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD24/145, D24/133
Cooperative ClassificationA61B2017/2929, A61B2017/2925, A61B2017/00429, A61B17/320092, A61B2017/00424
European ClassificationA61B17/32U8