US 9,808,313 B2
Energy delivery conduits for use with electrosurgical devices
Francesca Rossetto, Longmont, CO (US); Mani N. Prakash, Boulder, CO (US); and Brian Shiu, Sunnyvale, CA (US)
Assigned to COVIDIEN LP, Mansfield, MA (US)
Filed by COVIDIEN LP, Mansfield, MA (US)
Filed on Apr. 1, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/88,516.
Application 15/088,516 is a continuation of application No. 14/154,871, filed on Jan. 14, 2014, granted, now 9,301,802.
Application 14/154,871 is a continuation of application No. 13/740,706, filed on Jan. 14, 2013, granted, now 8,628,523.
Application 13/740,706 is a continuation of application No. 11/805,052, filed on May 22, 2007, granted, now 8,353,901.
Prior Publication US 2016/0213425 A1, Jul. 28, 2016
This patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer.
Int. Cl. A61B 18/04 (2006.01); A61B 18/18 (2006.01); A61B 18/14 (2006.01); H02G 3/04 (2006.01); A61B 18/00 (2006.01)
CPC A61B 18/1815 (2013.01) [A61B 18/14 (2013.01); A61B 18/1477 (2013.01); H02G 3/0406 (2013.01); A61B 2018/00178 (2013.01)] 16 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A cable assembly comprising:
a reusable cable configured to operatively couple to an electrosurgical energy source; and
a disposable cable configured to operatively couple the reusable cable to an electrosurgical energy delivery device, wherein an energy attenuation of the reusable cable is different from an energy attenuation of the disposable cable.