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US20110082464 Polymeric Implant Delivery System  
Delivery systems for a polymeric tubular implant, kits that include such delivery systems, and methods of treating patients by implanting tubular implants using the delivery systems. The delivery...
US20110082370 ENDOSCOPIC FASCIA TUNNELING  
Medical systems and methods are provided for accessing a bodily cavity, such as the peritoneal cavity or the thoracic cavity, and for supporting diagnoses or procedures within or adjacent to such...
US20130092173 Nasal Guide and Method of Use Thereof  
One embodiment provides a nasal guide. The nasal guide includes a pair of supports adapted to be positioned adjacent nostrils of a nose of a patient. The nasal guide includes a bridge connecting...
US20150182362 MODIFIED PUSHER APPARATUS  
Placement of a stent having a tethered ferromagnetic bead may be facilitated with a modified pusher having an opening at the distal end of the pusher to receive the tethered ferromagnetic bead....
US20110009874 Single Operator Device for Delivering an Ocular Implant  
An ocular implant delivery system is provided with a number of features. In some embodiments, the delivery system comprises a rotation mechanism configured to rotate and orient a cannula of the...
US20140257320 Implantable Device With Adhesive Properties  
Implantable devices such as stents, coils, implantable contraceptives, vascular plugs, vena cava filters, left atrial appendage (LAA) closure devices employing an adhesive component to assist in...
US20150045807 ANCHOR SLEEVE DEPLOYMENT FOR IMPLANTABLE MEDICAL DEVICES  
An introducer assembly that may be employed to implant a medical device includes an introducer shaft, and an anchor sleeve and a deployment tool mounted on the shaft. According to some methods,...
US20120215306 SPEECH VALVE, A TOOL FOR FACILITATING INSERTION OF A SPEECH VALVE AND A TOOL FOR HOLDING A SPEECH VALVE  
A tool for facilitating insertion of a speech valve with a flexible retention flange into a fistula between the trachea and the oesophagus of a human patient. The tool has a wall curved to define...
US20150094732 Remote Catheter Positioning System with Hoop Drive Assembly  
Systems, methods, and devices of the various embodiments provide a hoop drive assembly. A hoop drive assembly according to the various embodiments may include one or more toothed rings and one or...
US20140324064 INTRODUCTION AND ANCHORING TOOL FOR AN IMPLANTABLE MEDICAL DEVICE ELEMENT  
The invention pertains to an apparatus comprising a needle configured to define a path through tissue of a patient, tubing configured to slidably receive the needle via a proximal opening, an...
US20140171958 Capture and Retrieval Device  
A device for capture and retrieval of a foreign body having a cavity, from a vessel of a patient, comprises a central shaft, radial balloon support means, radial inflatable balloon means and axial...
US20140276597 NASAL VENTILATION SYSTEM AND METHOD OF USING SAME  
An apparatus for creating an accessory maxillary ostium for purposes of ventilation, irrigation, or procedural work within the maxillary antrum. An introducer having a ventilation tube and grommet...
US20150126855 RETROGRADE ENTRY ANTEGRADE PLACEMENT FOR FEMORAL ARTERY ACCESS  
A Retrograde Entry Antegrade Placement (REAP™) method and apparatus facilitate the antegrade (i.e., in the direction of blood flow) placement of endovascular devices for treatment of lower...
US20110319904 DELIVERY SYSTEM HAVING STENT RETENTION STRUCTURE  
A drainage stent delivery system including an elongate shaft of a medial device, a drainage catheter or stent, and an interference fit member for selectively coupling the drainage stent to the...
US20120172887 Proximal Release Expandable Prosthesis Delivery System  
A proximal release delivery system for expandable prostheses includes an elongate catheter, an actuating wire, and a splittable sheath. The actuating wire travels through the lumen of the elongate...
US20150032118 INTRODUCER  
An introducer is configured to distinguish an introducer provided with a sheath tube whose wall thickness is reduced, from an introducer provided with a sheath tube whose wall thickness is not...
US20150196734 VARIABLE STIFFNESS SHAFT  
Medical devices may include structure or provision that permit a physician or other health care professional to adjust particular parameters such as flexibility, stiffness and compressive strength...
US20150196321 CANNULA  
A cannula including a hollow cannula body having first and second tubular end portions, a collapsible section interconnecting the end portions, the collapsible section including a plurality of...
US20130123796 MEDICAL DEVICE WITH KEYED LOCKING STRUCTURES  
Medical device delivery systems and methods for making and using medical device delivery systems are disclosed. An example medical device delivery system may include an outer sheath. An inner...
US20120065644 STENT DEPLOYMENT SYSTEM WITH RETRACTABLE SHEALTH  
A stent deployment system is disclosed. The system has a stent positioned on the distal end of a delivery catheter and a retractable sheath covering the stent. The retractable sheath has one or...
US20120059387 Delivery system and urethra stent for enlarged prostates and method  
A device for placing, positioning and/or removing a stent within the urethra of a patient obstructed by an enlarged prostate positioned by use of ultrasound comprising a flexible stent inserter...
US20140121670 EXPANDABLE ILIAC SHEATH AND METHOD OF USE  
Disclosed is an expandable transluminal sheath, for introduction into the body while in a first, collapsed cross-sectional configuration, subsequent expansion of at least a part of the distal end...
US20150012008 ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND-GUIDED BILIARY ACCESS SYSTEM  
The present disclosure provides an access system having a maneuverable catheter assembly configured for providing access to and navigating a desired vessel for subsequent treatment thereof. The...
US20140364865 PUSHER GUIDEWIRE  
In a pusher guidewire, a front end coil has a free rear end that is not fixed to a first front end portion of a core shaft. By pulling the core shaft toward the rear end, the free rear end catches...
US20150141942 DEVICES AND METHODS FOR AIRWAY SUCTIONING  
Described here are devices, systems, and methods for positioning a suction catheter in the airway of a patient. The systems may comprise a suction catheter, a delivery device, and/or a stylet. The...
US20110077622 DELIVERY SYSTEM HAVING STENT LOCKING STRUCTURE  
A drainage stent delivery system including an elongate shaft of a medial device, a drainage catheter or stent, and a locking mechanism for selectively coupling the drainage stent to the elongate...
US20110295265 Delivery System Having Stent Retention Structure  
A drainage stent delivery system including an elongate shaft of a medical device, a drainage catheter or stent, and an engagement member, such as a distensible member or a compressible member, for...
US20120035614 ASSEMBLY FOR INSERTING A PROBE INTO THE LACRIMAL CANAL BY PUSHING FROM THE SIDE OF THE EYE  
The invention relates to a monocanaliculonasal and/or monocanalicular intubation assembly particularly intended for lacrimonasal imperforation, comprising: a probe (1) made of a first material, in...
US20150202408 Medical Device And Delivery Method Onto Offset Surface Of Mammal Tissue  
A novel medical device and method for delivery of a scaffold for treatment of secondary lymphedema and ischemia is provided. In some embodiments a catheter medical device and magnetic guidance...
US20140012280 INTUBATION PROBE  
An intubation assembly includes an intubation probe adapted to be positioned in a tear duct. The probe includes a flexible tube and a flexible wire has an end which passes through an opening in...
US20110112546 OCULAR IMPLANT APPLIER AND METHODS OF USE  
Described herein is a delivery device and methods for delivering an ocular implant into an eye. The delivery device includes a proximal handle portion; a distal delivery portion coupled to a...
US20150150642 Device and Method for In-Office Unsedated Tracheoesophageal Puncture (TEP)  
Various embodiments of the present disclosure are directed to apparatuses, devices, and procedures for unsedated in-office tracheoesophageal puncture (TEP) using transnasal esophagoscopy (TNE) and...
US20150080762 Devices and Systems for Navigation and Positioning a Central Venous Catheter Within a Patient  
Devices and systems for navigation and positioning a central venous catheter within a patient. In an exemplary embodiment of a system of the present disclosure, the system comprises a first pole...
US20150216695 CATHETER HAVING A SHEATH INCLUDING A WIRE LAYER  
The invention relates to a catheter (1) for delivery of a self-expanding stent (7) into a body lumen, comprising a shaft (3) having a distal end and a proximal end, the shaft (3) defining a lumen...
US20150196407 CATHETER HAVING A SHEATH INCLUDING A WIRE LAYER  
The invention relates to a catheter for delivery of a self-expanding stent into a body lumen, comprising a shaft having a distal end and a proximal end, the shaft defining a lumen and a stent...
US20120123438 METHODS FOR INTRA-TENON'S SHUNT PLACEMENT  
The present invention generally relates to the reduction of intraocular pressure, and in particular, to methods for treating glaucoma by insertion of an intraocular shunt in the eye such that it...
US20140180301 TRANSESOPHAGEAL GASTRIC REDUCTION METHOD AND DEVICE FOR REDUCING THE SIZE OF A PREVIOUSLY FORMED GASTRIC REDUCTION POUCH  
A gastric reduction pouch of a stomach is formed by gathering stomach tissue circumferentially from within the stomach to form a reduced diameter stomach section. A plurality of fasteners are...
US20110152874 BALLOON DILATIONAL CHEST TUBE METHOD AND SYSTEM  
A method and system for inserting a chest tube through the chest wall of a patient into the pleural cavity. An inserter comprises an elongated tubular member and an inflatable balloon positioned...
US20100262156 Endoventricular Stay and Delivery System  
An endoventricular device includes a backbone and a plurality of segments having a plurality of anchors that are delivered to the treatment site in an inverted delivery configuration within a...
US20120059388 Method of placing a surgical mesh for a laparoscopic surgical procedure and an insertion tube to facilitate surgical mesh placement  
A method of laparoscopically introducing a piece of surgical mesh into the abdominal cavity of a patient through a small incision. The mesh is tightly rolled after having traction sutures placed...
US20120123437 METHODS FOR TREATING CLOSED ANGLE GLAUCOMA  
The present invention generally relates to methods for treating closed angle glaucoma. In certain embodiments, methods of the invention involve inserting into an eye a deployment device configured...
US20110087196 INFUSION SET  
A device for inserting a cannula into tissue, including a cannula, a protective element which can accommodate said cannula, an operating element for moving the cannula out of the protective...
US20140371651 Inserter for Tubular Medical Implant Devices  
An inserter is provided for inserting a tubular medical implant device into tissue. The inserter includes a rigid rod extending along a longitudinal axis. The rod has a distal portion that defines...
US20100268204 Implant Delivery System  
A system and method of delivering and detaching an implant within a body of a patient is described. A tether connects an implant with a delivery device. The delivery device includes a heater coil...
US20120203240 CUFFED-CATHETER REMOVER  
A catheter remover includes a T-handle with an actuation mechanism. A shaft is attached and disposed generally perpendicular to the T-handle. The shaft is a hollow shaft with an elongate member...
US20120123440 METHODS FOR DEPLOYING AN INTRAOCULAR SHUNT FROM A DEPLOYMENT DEVICE AND INTO AN EYE  
The invention generally relates to methods for using an intraocular shunt deployment device to deploy an intraocular shunt from the device and into an eye.
US20110213344 Devices for Handling Catheter Assembly  
A gripping device for a catheter assembly is disclosed providing enhanced gripping power for the operator of the catheter assembly. The gripping device is situated at the proximal portion of the...
US20120289971 MULTIPLE LUMEN RETRIEVAL DEVICE AND METHOD OF USING  
A retrieval device with multiple internal lumens and one or more balloons is disclosed. The balloons may be utilized to stabilize the retrieval device during therapy and to prevent migration of...
US20110282353 BILIARY ACCESS SHEATH  
A biliary access sheath may include an elongate proximal tube portion having a fixed outer diameter and permanently attached to a distal tube portion having an outer diameter that may be...
US20140142589 DELIVERY DEVICE FOR VASCULAR OCCLUDING DEVICE  
A delivery device for delivering material into a catheter through a catheter port includes a cannula having a generally tubular shape and a distal end and a stability collet having a distal...