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Jun 16, 2011, 08:47 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Introduces Innovative New Generator to Help Simplify Use of Advanced Energy Technology in the OR

- First System to Combine Ultrasonic and Advance Bipolar Power into One Simple Design Allowing Surgical Teams More Time to Focus on the Patient...

Jun 15, 2011, 08:36 ET
Ethicon Endo-Surgery G2 Super Jaw.

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Launches ENSEAL® G2 Super Jaw

To address surgeons' need for achieving strong vessel seals while remaining gentle on tissue in open surgery, Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. (EES)...

Jun 15, 2011, 08:35 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Introduces Innovative New Generator to Help Simplify Use of Advanced Energy Technology in the OR

In an effort to help simplify the OR, Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. (EES) today announces U.S. FDA 510(k) clearance and the launch of the first ever...

Jun 13, 2011, 06:30 ET
Ethicon Endo-Surgery.  (PRNewsFoto/Ethicon Endo-Surgery)

Patients and Primary Care Physicians Aren't Having Candid Conversations About Obesity and Weight-loss Surgery, Survey Finds

Significant barriers are keeping adults affected by obesity (a) and physicians (b) from talking frankly about bariatric, or weight loss, surgery,...

Jun 10, 2011, 13:00 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery to Showcase Broadest Spectrum of Innovative Bariatric Surgical Options, Physician Best Practices and Mobile/Web-Based After-Care Patient Programs at ASMBS

To address the need for more efficient and cost-effective bariatric surgical options to treat a variety of patient needs, Ethicon Endo-Surgery...

Jun 08, 2011, 16:30 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Introduces ENDOPATH® XCEL™ With OPTIVIEW® Technology, Only 5mm Trocar Designed to Mitigate Smudging of Endoscope During Reinsertion

Ethicon Endo-Surgery (EES) today announced the launch of a new 5mm ENDOPATH® XCEL™ trocar enhanced with OPTIVIEW® Technology, the...

May 13, 2011, 10:30 ET
Ethicon Endo-Surgery.  (PRNewsFoto/Ethicon Endo-Surgery)

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Partners with Colorectal Surgeons and Community at ASCRS to Improve Patient Outcomes

Ethicon Endo-Surgery (EES) will feature its comprehensive portfolio of colorectal solutions and physician-led educational programs, aimed to...

Apr 15, 2011, 09:00 ET
Tracy gets real about gaining control of her weight on  (PRNewsFoto/Ethicon Endo-Surgery)

Patient Teams Up With Ethicon Endo-Surgery as She Embarks on Her Weight Loss Journey With the Help of Innovative Bariatic Surgery

Tracy Mitchell, a 35-year-old married mother of four who has been struggling with her weight for over 12 years, is teaming up with Ethicon...

Oct 04, 2010, 17:03 ET
Ethicon Endo-Surgery HARMONIC FOCUS(R) Long. (PRNewsFoto/Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. (EES), Mark Alexander)

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Demonstrates Commitment to Innovation and Surgeon Choice at the American College of Surgeons Conference (ACS)

Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. (EES), a leader in surgical technology, will showcase the company's recent innovations and preview future advancements...

Aug 23, 2010, 09:00 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Launches for Advanced Access to Innovative Solutions

Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. (EES) today announced the launch of, a new Web site designed to give surgeons advanced access to...

Jul 12, 2010, 08:27 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Completes Divestiture of Breast Care Business to Devicor Medical Products

Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. (EES), a Johnson & Johnson company, today announced it has completed the divestiture of its Breast Care business to...

Jun 23, 2010, 08:30 ET
Ethicon Endo-Surgery REALIZE(R) Adjustable Gastric Band-C.  (PRNewsFoto/Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. (EES))

18-Month Data Demonstrates Realize mySUCCESS® Program Significantly Improves Weight Loss

Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. (EES) today announced an 18-month data analysis demonstrating that REALIZE® Adjustable Gastric Band patients who...

Jun 22, 2010, 08:30 ET
Illustration: Adjustable Gastric Band procedure (Ethicon Endo-Surgery).  (PRNewsFoto/Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc.)

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Extends Research Partnership with $13.5 Million Grant to University of Cincinnati

Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. (EES) today announced it has renewed its research collaboration agreement with the University of Cincinnati (UC) and...

Jun 21, 2010, 14:07 ET
HARMONIC ACE(R) 45 cm Curved Shears.  (PRNewsFoto/Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc.)

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Introduces HARMONIC ACE® 45 cm Curved Shears at ASMBS

Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. (EES), today introduced a new addition to its HARMONIC® line of surgical devices, the HARMONIC ACE® 45 cm...

May 17, 2010, 11:55 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery, CBS HealthWatch and ASCRS Team Up to Raise Awareness of Colorectal Cancer

Ethicon Endo-Surgery (EES), in conjunction with CBS HealthWatch and the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS), will bring together...

May 14, 2010, 08:45 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Linear Cutter. (PRNewsFoto/Ethicon Endo-Surgery)[TK]

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Introduces Two New Staplers for Open Surgical Procedures at ASCRS

Ethicon Endo-Surgery (EES) today announced the launch of two new surgical staplers designed to optimize efficiencies and compression during open...

May 11, 2010, 08:45 ET

HARMONIC FOCUS(R) Long Curved Shears. (PRNewsFoto/Ethicon Endo-Surgery)[TK]

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Introduces HARMONIC FOCUS(R) Long Curved Shears for Deep Surgical Access

Ethicon Endo-Surgery today introduced a new addition to its HARMONIC® line of surgical devices, the HARMONIC FOCUS® Long Curved Shears,...

May 03, 2010, 08:45 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery SEDASYS(R) System Receives Regulatory Approval in Canada and CE Mark in European Union

Ethicon Endo-Surgery today announced that the SEDASYS® System, the first computer-assisted personalized sedation (CAPS) system, was granted a...

Apr 15, 2010, 08:30 ET

Portfolio of Ethicon Endo-Surgery Devices Prominently Featured in Numerous Studies Presented at SAGES

Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. (EES) today announced several of the company's novel devices are featured in 12 studies being presented at the 2010...

Apr 14, 2010, 18:00 ET

Ethicon Endo-Surgery to Showcase Seven New, Innovative Surgical Technologies at SAGES

Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. (EES) will showcase seven new surgical technologies at the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons...