Patent Number: 6,569,163

Title: Wireless electrosurgical adapter unit and methods thereof

Abstract: A wireless adapter unit that couples to an electrosurgery instrumentcomprising at least one surface electrical contact for contactablycoupling the electrosurgical instrument to a remote power source through acoupling mechanism, wherein the coupling mechanism comprises an insulatedelectrical conductor running through a surgeon's glove and/or a surgeon'sgown.

Inventors: Hata; Cary (Tustin, CA), Zhang; Ji (Burnaby, CA)


International Classification: A61B 18/14 (20060101); A61B 018/14 ()

Expiration Date: 05/22015