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2014-06-12 08:30:43

DUBLIN, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jrv4pd/surgical) has announced the addition of the "2014 Report on the International Surgical Equipment (Surgical Sutures and Staples, Surgical Handheld Instruments, and Electrosurgical Devices) Market - Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 This report on surgical equipment market studies the current scenario as well as the future...

2014-06-10 16:27:08

-- Disruptive Surgical Stapler Allows Surgeons to Reach the "Five-Millimeter Barrier" to Take Minimally-Invasive Surgery to the Next Level -- REDWOOD CITY, Calif., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardica, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRDC) today announced that Juan-Carlos Verdeja, M.D., F.A.C.S., completed a laparoscopic appendectomy procedure at South Miami Hospital in Florida with virtually no perceptible scar. Using the MicroCutter XCHANGE(®) 30, the world's first and only five-millimeter...

2014-05-20 23:08:32

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Industrial Fasteners Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2012 - 2018" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/industrial-fasteners-market.html Albany, New York (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 According to a new report published by Transparency Market Research "Industrial Fasteners Market (Externally Threaded, Aerospace Grade and Standard) for...

2014-05-15 12:36:58

LONDON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Surgical Incision Closures Industryhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_supplies/hospital_supplies/global_surgical_incision_closures_industry.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Surgical Incision Closures in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Stapler Products (Internal Stapler, Skin Staplers, Surgical/Ligature Clips, & Vascular Clips),...

2014-05-12 12:26:21

LONDON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Industrial Fastener Market 2014-2018http://www.reportbuyer.com/industry_manufacturing/machinery/global_industrial_fasteners_market.html About Industrial FastenersIndustrial fasteners are efficient tools used to connect two or more parts, enabling the development of superior-quality and reliable products. Various types of industrial fasteners such as externally threaded, standard, and...

2014-05-08 12:23:59

DUBLIN, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/fhmdv7/global_and) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese High Pressure Washer Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The report focuses on 18 industry players providing information such as company profiles, product introduction, capacity production, price, cost, production value and contact information. Upstream raw...

2014-05-07 23:07:44

Ringing Cedars released a statement today announcing a new promotion on cedar nut oil enriched with resin from Siberian cedar trees. Ringing Cedars is the top online resources for enriched Siberian cedar nut oil and the healthy lifestyle community it has inspired. (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Ringing Cedars released a statement today announcing a new promotion on 5% enriched cedar nut oil with Siberian cedar tree resin. For a limited time, customers who buy three bottles of cedar nut oil enriched...

2014-04-28 12:29:08

LONDON, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: US Industrial Fasteners Markethttp://www.reportbuyer.com/industry_manufacturing/engines/us_industrial_fasteners_market.html US demand to rise 4.3% annually through 2017 US demand for industrial fasteners is forecast to increase 4.3 percent per year to $14.8 billion in 2017. This considerable improvement from the performance registered during the 2007 to 2012 period will be driven by...

2014-04-28 08:31:59

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardica, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRDC) today announced that its MicroCutter(®) XCHANGE 30 surgical stapler was selected as a finalist in the surgical Equipment, Instruments and Supplies category of the Medical Design Excellence Awards (MDEA), one of the highest honors in the medical technology industry. The MicroCutter XCHANGE 30 is the world's smallest articulating surgical stapler, with a five millimeter shaft diameter and reloadable...

2014-04-24 08:34:26

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardica, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRDC) today announced that Radu Pescarus, M.D., Foregut Fellow in the Gastrointestinal and Minimally Invasive Surgery Division of Providence Portland Medical Center, presented a poster detailing the pre-clinical use of the MicroCutter(®) XCHANGE 30 surgical stapling device in cutting-edge gastrointestinal surgical procedures including endoscopic assisted trans-gastric and trans-anal full thickness...


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2010-11-15 19:31:34

A staple remover is a device that can remove a staple from a given material quickly without causing damage. The metal wedge at the end of the stapler can be used to achieve the same result; however, it tends to tear fragile papers. The staple remover is composed of two opposing wedges on a pivot with a spring that returns it to the open position after use. They also go by the term decleater in many former British colonies. The user can either forcefully clip the front side of the staple...

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2010-10-26 18:29:03

A paper clip is a thin wire in a looped shape that uses elasticity and strength of its construction materials to compress and hold pieces of paper together. Other types of clips use a two piece clamping system. Recent innovations are multi-colored plastic-coated paper clips. The first patent for a bent wire paper clip was awarded to Samuel B. Fay in 1867. He wanted it to be used for attaching tickets to fabric originally. His design, however, is not really reminiscent to the modern...

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2010-10-26 17:35:41

The clothespin is a fastener designed to hang clothes up for drying, usually on a clothes line, although there are many different designs. These clothespin are manufactured very cheaply by creating two interlocking plastic or wooden prongs, in between which is often a small spring. David M. Smith invented this design in 1853. When the prongs are pinched at the top they open up, and when released the spring draws them shut. The Shakers were the first to invent the clothespin. The older...

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2010-10-04 16:15:56

Staplers, used widely in government, business, offices, and schools, are mechanical devices that join sheets of paper by driving a metal staple through the paper. The first stapler was created for King Louis XV. Each staple was inscribed with the insignia of royal court. George McGill created the predecessor of the modern staple. In 1867, he received a patent for a press to insert his fastener into paper. Henry R. Heyl received a patent for the first machine to both insert and clinch the...

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2010-09-24 16:42:17

A safety pin, a variation of the regular pin, is a simple fastening device which includes a simple spring mechanism and a clasp. The clasp covers the end of the pin to protect the user as well as forms a closed loop fastening the pin to whatever it is applied to. Safety pins have a large variety of functions, often used for fastening fabric, cloth diapers, or patching clothing. The clasp allows for protecting the baby from being jabbed. They are often used as accessories to jewelry. The...

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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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