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US20120158101 System for inducing desirable temperature effects on body tissue  
A catheter and catheter system may be used to treat disease tissue by gentle heating in combination with gentle or standard dilation. An elongate flexible catheter body with a radially expandable...
US20130324994 BACK PAIN TREATMENT METHODS  
Methods and systems for modulating intraosseous nerves (e.g., nerves within bone) are provided. For example, the methods and systems described herein may be used to modulate (e.g., denervate,...
US20120172954 Microwave Hyperthermia Treatment System  
A microwave hyperthermia treatment system employs a set of antennas individually controllable to provide different phase and amplitude outputs and controlled to cycle through different sets of...
US20140343350 INSTRUMENTED ORTHOPEDIC AND OTHER MEDICAL IMPLANTS  
Medical implants can comprise various instrumentation to impart desirable functionality to the implant. In some embodiments, the implants comprise functional structures, such as sensors, energy...
US20150080990 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR TREATING ANIMALS  
Disclosed herein is a system for treating a tissue of an animal patient. The system may include a display and input device, and at least one instrument chosen from an impulse stimulator instrument...
US20140018889 Diathermy Applicator Garment  
A therapeutic diathermy applicator is proposed which minimizes the common problem of burning of skin patient. The heat distribution arising as a result of unwanted capacitive effects is modeled as...
US20120035511 SYSTEM AND METHODS OF TREATMENT USING ELECTROMAGNETIC ILLUMINATION  
A method of inducing local cell death in patient tissue is provided. The method includes generating first and second radiation, conveying the radiation to a focusing element, and focusing the...
US20130238061 ESTHETIC DEVICE  
means for performing tissue diathermy. The combination of techniques provides a synergistic improvement of the cosmetic appearance of the skin.
US20140350646 Universal Diathermy Heat Applicator  
A resonant radio frequency diathermy heat applicator, including a flexible pad, an inductive coil with moderate defined resistance, fixed tuning capacitors, connecting cable and shielding that is...
US20110130618 ESTHETIC APPARATUS USEFUL FOR INCREASING SKIN REJUVENATION AND METHODS THEREOF  
The present invention provides a system for increasing skin rejuvenation of a region of a patient's skin comprising a pulsed electromagnetic field (PEMF) frequency generator for constantly...
US20140288623 APPARATUS FOR TREATING CEREBRAL NEUROVASCULAR DISORDERS INCLUDING HEADACHES BY NEURAL STIMULATION  
Methods, kits, apparatus, and compositions for inhibiting a cerebral neurovascular disorder, a muscular headache, or cerebral inflammation in a human patient are provided. The apparatus includes...
US20150165239 STIMULATION METHOD VIA DEEP-BRAIN STIMULATION  
It is the purpose of this invention to provide methods and systems for non-invasive deep brain neuromodulation using ultrasound for the treatment of anorgasmia, hypo-orgasmia, and for the...
US20150217124 RF HYPERTHERMIA DEVICE FOR PERSONALIZED TREATMENT AND DIAGNOSIS  
The present invention relates to a radiofrequency (RF) hyperthermia device for personalized treatment and diagnosis using capacitive coupling and without dipole antenna comprising a radiofrequency...
US20140163652 METHOD FOR TREATING AND REPAIRING MITRAL VALVE ANNULUS  
A catheter system for repairing an annular organ structure of a patient, comprising: intimately contacting the annular organ structure by a tissue-contactor member having energy-delivering...
US20140031715 COIL ELECTRODE APPARATUS FOR THERMAL THERAPY FOR TREATING BONE TISSUE  
Various embodiments are described herein for a coil electrode, RF applicator and RF treatment apparatus, along with an associated method of operation, that have been developed for treating tumors...
US20140074197 NON-SURGICAL ORBITAL FAT REDUCTION  
A method of nonsurgical orbital fat reduction includes providing an electromagnetic energy system that includes an electromagnetic energy source and a patient interface coupled to the...
US20140276539 Methods and Devices for Pain Management  
A method in which a location is determined on the skin that is proximate to a sensory nerve that is associated with a painful condition. At least one needle of a cryogenic device is inserted into...
US20140330068 METHOD FOR MODULATING THE ENTERIC NERVOUS SYSTEM TO TREAT A DISORDER  
Non-invasive and/or natural orifice procedures, apparatus and methods for modulating the enteric nervous system using one or more energy modalities. A system may include a probe for insertion into...
US20110060391 Shielded Diathermy Applicator with Automatic Tuning and Low Incidental Radiation  
An applicator supplying RF power for therapeutic diathermic treatment of a patient includes a radiation shielding device for shielding the applicator against misapplication of radiation to objects...
US20120221081 PHASE-CHANGE AND SHAPE-CHANGE MATERIALS  
Apparatus and methods are described for killing cancer cells (44) of a subject, the subject having cancer cells and healthy cells. The apparatus includes a plurality of first molecules (40)...
US20140121631 Variable Intensity Laser Treatments of the Skin  
A method for providing localized heating of the dermal layers of skin of a patient, using energy in the form of a group of pulses having defined parameters in a controlled manner. This method...
US20140114378 SYSTEM FOR TREATING A LUNG  
A method for treating the lung during an acute episode of reversible chronic obstructive pulmonary disease such as an asthma attack. The method comprises transferring energy to an airway wall of...
US20120083647 METHOD FOR CHANGING AN INDIVIDUAL'S STATE OF CONSCIOUSNESS  
This invention concerns a method for altering an individual's level of consciousness by directing stimulation or inhibition to a CNS locus target region in the individual's brain that is...
US20150157496 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR TREATING A SKIN TISSUE  
An apparatus for treating a skin tissue area (1) is provided, comprising: an energy source configured to heat the skin tissue area to a temperature in a range of about 55-65° C., a cooler...
US20130268032 HOME USE DEVICE AND METHOD FOR TREATING SKIN CONDITIONS  
Skin tissue is subjected to thermal energy that creates heating of the area being treated causing pores and follicle ducts to open so that excess oil, sebum, fatty deposits, or other unwanted...
US20120277763 DYNAMIC ABLATION DEVICE  
In an interventional ablation therapy planning system (10), an imaging system (30) generates an image representation of a target volume located in a patient. A segmentation unit (36) segments a...
US20110079230 METHOD FOR TREATING AN ASTHMA ATTACK  
A method for treating the lung during an acute episode of reversible chronic obstructive pulmonary disease such as an asthma attack. The method comprises transferring energy to an airway wall of...
US20150025299 ESTHETIC APPARATUS USEFUL FOR INCREASING SKIN REJUVENATION AND METHODS THEREOF  
Systems and methods for increasing skin rejuvenation of a region of a patient's skin. The system includes: a pulsed electromagnetic field (PEMF) frequency generator that emits electromagnetic...
US20130317282 ESTHETIC APPARATUS USEFUL FOR INCREASING SKIN REJUVENATION AND METHODS THEREOF  
Systems and methods for increasing skin rejuvenation of a region of a patient's skin. The system includes: a pulsed electromagnetic field (PEMF) frequency generator that emits electromagnetic...
US20150201993 Reduction of RF Electrode Edge Effect  
A skin surface is treated with RF energy (e.g., unipolar, monopolar, bipolar or multipolar RF delivery). A first semiconductive cap disposed on a first distal end of a first electrode and,...
US20130218243 Reduction of RF Electrode Edge Effect  
A skin surface is treated with RF energy (e.g., unipolar, monopolar, bipolar or multipolar RF delivery). A first semiconductive cap disposed on a first distal end of a first electrode and,...
US20140296948 NEW THERAPY OF CANCER WITH PULSED RADIO FREQUENCY  
The invention relates to a method for medical treatment of a mammal, preferably a human, suffering from cancer by applying pulsed radiofrequency (PRF) stimulation before chemotherapy or hormonal...
US20150073515 Neuromodulation Catheter Devices and Systems Having Energy Delivering Thermocouple Assemblies and Associated Methods  
Catheter apparatuses, systems, and methods for achieving neuromodulation by intravascular access are disclosed herein. One aspect of the present technology, for example, is directed to a treatment...
US20140046319 METHODS OF TREATING A LUNG  
A method for treating the lung during an acute episode of reversible chronic obstructive pulmonary disease such as an asthma attack. The method comprises transferring energy to an airway wall of...
US20130253622 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR REMODELING/PROFILING A TISSUE LUMEN, PARTICULARLY IN THE URETHRAL LUMEN IN THE PROSTATE GLAND  
Apparatus for tissue lumen (such as urethra) remodeling includes an elongated shaft and at least one expandable structure on a distal end of the shaft. At least one desiccator or energy emitter is...
US20050228370 Balloon catheter designs which incorporate an antenna cooperatively situated with respect to an external balloon surface for use in treating diseased tissue of a patient  
In a first embodiment, the antenna cooperatively situated with respect to an external surface of the balloon of a balloon catheter has a spiral configuration, which renders this external antenna...
US20100087899 SKIN TREATMENT USING VARIABLE RF  
A skin treatment device used for cellulite treatment, skin tightening or body contouring which combines negative pressure treatment and RF treatment, where the RF treatment uses variable...
US20140276747 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DENERVATION  
A catheter apparatus for treatment of a human patient is described, the catheter apparatus having a central axis and comprising a shaping structure moveable between a delivery state having a first...
US20140058376 RENAL NERVE MODULATION DEVICES WITH WEEPING RF ABLATION BALLOONS  
The disclosure pertains to an intravascular catheter, comprising an elongate member having a proximal end and a distal end, a balloon having an interior surface, an exterior surface, a lumen...
US20070219606 Heatable sling support for an anatomical location  
The invention provides, in various embodiments, systems, devices and methods relating to employing thermal treatment of tissue in combination with an implantable sling to treat urinary incontinence.
US20130046146 Device and Method for Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease  
A lower esophageal sphincter tightening device for treating gastroesophageal reflux disease which includes an insertion device, an energy source, and an energy transmitting device. The insertion...
US20110172748 Device and Method for Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease  
A lower esophageal sphincter tightening device for treating gastroesophageal reflux disease which includes an insertion device, an energy source, and an energy transmitting device. The insertion...
US20110034974 HYPERTHERMIA DEVICES AND THEIR USES WITH NANOPARTICLES  
A hyperthermia device comprising a generator of radio-frequency electromagnetic fields, an amplifier of this signal, a transmitter of the electromagnetic field generated, and a direct temperature...
US20130053733 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR TREATING MEIBOMIAN GLAND DYSFUNCTION USING RADIO-FREQUENCY ENERGY  
A method of treating meibomian gland dysfunction is disclosed. The method includes directing RF energy to an internal portion of a meibomian gland, selectively targeting an obstruction within a...
US20120109268 MEDICAL INSTRUMENTS AND TECHNIQUES FOR TREATMENT OF GASTRO-ESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE  
Apparatus and methods for treating tissue at or near a sphincter provide for transluminal introduction of an energy delivery device. The device includes a tissue compression member to compress...
US20130144251 RENAL NEUROMODULATION METHODS AND DEVICES FOR TREATMENT OF POLYCYSTIC KIDNEY DISEASE  
Methods for treating polycystic kidney disease with therapeutic renal neuromodulation and associated systems and methods are disclosed herein. One aspect of the present technology is directed to...
US20130218242 Reduction of RF Electrode Edge Effect  
A skin surface is treated with bipolar RF energy. A first semiconductive cap disposed on a first distal end of a first electrode and a second semiconductive cap disposed on a second distal end of...
US20140330353 SKULL-FOCUSED RF-BASED STIMULATION APPARATUS, SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR TREATING PATIENTS WITH ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE OR OTHER DEMENTIA  
The portable, wearable, proximal Alzheimer's disease treatment invention is based upon creating an RF field of particular frequencies and intensities that are applied to the patient's head. To...
US20150045857 ELECTRODE FOR A SYSTEM FOR HEATING BIOLOGICAL TISSUE VIA RF ENERGY  
An electrode is disclosed for use in a system for heating biological tissue via RF energy. The electrode comprises a plurality of electrically conductive pins projecting from, and in electrical...
US20130052283 Methods of Treating a Subject with Benign Prostate Hyperplasia  
The invention generally relates to methods of treating a male subject with a prostate condition, for example, benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH). In certain embodiments, the invention provides...

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