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7371228 Delivery of therapeutics to treat aneurysms  
A method and device for the treatment of an aneurysm are provided. Different therapeutic agents are delivered to the aneurysmal site by a reservoir and delivery means in a localized, and, in some...
7322960 Catheter with puncture sensor  
A catheter for percutaneous insertion includes a sheath portion, an insertion member, an injection needle, and paired electrodes. The sheath portion has a lumen extending therein. The insertion...
7314466 Minimally invasive vascular surgery  
A mixture for intravenous injection to treat damaged vascular structures contains a mixture of carbamide peroxide and a sclerosing agent. The injected mixture expresses blood from the affected...
7302289 Readable probe array for in-vivo use  
A disposable high density optically readable polydeoxynucleotide array with integral fluorescence excitation and fluorescence emission channels is described. The compact array size allows...
7241284 Method of inhibiting restenosis  
A method of inhibiting restenosis is disclosed. The method includes reducing contaminants during manufacturing of angioplasty devices and during angioplasty procedures. An angioplasty device is...
7182755 Method and apparatus for treatment of thrombosed hemodialysis access grafts  
A method for the treatment of thrombosed hemodialysis access grafts or fistulas defining a shunt positioned between an arterial side and a venous side is achieved by inserting a balloon catheter...
7122541 Methods of inhibiting metastases  
The invention relates to methods for preventing and treating disseminating cancers. Inhibition metastases of a primary tumor to a liver tissue is carried out by directly contacting a liver tissue...
7033344 Methods for reducing distal embolization  
A method for reducing distal embolization during insertion of devices to treat plaque, thrombi and other intravascular occlusions. Using a guide catheter, a guidewire is delivered to a site...
7011654 Dilating and support apparatus with disease inhibitors and methods for use  
A dilating and support apparatus with disease inhibitors and methods for use is disclosed that is particularly useful for repairing and/or serving as a conduit for body passageways that require...
7008411 Method and apparatus for treating vulnerable plaque  
An apparatus and method to treat vulnerable plaque. In one embodiment, the apparatus has an elongated catheter body adapted for insertion in a body lumen, with a drug delivery device attached near...
6969379 Intravascular cannulation apparatus and methods of use  
This invention is a cannulation apparatus, and related methods for providing indirect access to a surgical site within a patient. The cannulation apparatus includes at least two fluid flow paths...
6835193 Methods for controlled depth injections into interior body cavities  
A flexible tissue injection catheter is used to accomplish injections at a precisely controlled depth of precisely controlled volumes of a therapeutic or diagnostic agent into an interior body...
6827711 Nested tubing sections and method for making same  
The invention provides a nested tubing cannula which comprises outer and inner elongate tubular members, both having a proximal end, a distal end, and a lumen therebetween. The inner tubular...
6790204 Method for containing and removing occlusions in the carotid arteries  
A method for the treatment of a stenosis or an occlusion in a blood vessel is disclosed in which a main catheter is first delivered to a site proximal to the occlusion. The main catheter may...
6776991 Methods for treating priapism  
A method for treating priapism in a mammal by administration of a botulinum toxin.
6767345 Partial aortic occlusion devices and methods for renal and coronary perfusion augmentation  
A method for increasing renal and/or coronary blood flow. A catheter is inserted into the descending aorta. An expandable member on a distal region of the catheter is positioned in the aorta...
6723085 Arterial filter with aspiration and methods of use  
A filter comprising a porous material is arranged in a generally conical shape having an expandable base and a vertex. An elongate member having a proximal end and a distal end is attached to the...
6719747 Proton generating catheters and methods for their use in enhancing fluid flow through a vascular site occupied by a calcified vascular occulation  
Catheter devices and methods are provided for enhancing fluid flow through a vascular site occupied by a calcified lesion. The catheter devices of the subject invention at least include, at their...
6699231 Methods and apparatus for perfusion of isolated tissue structure  
Organs and other tissue structures are isolated and perfused with a therapeutic agent. Isolation is effected by endovascularly positioning catheters having occlusion balloons within the arteries...
6682481 Resuscitation from shock  
Methods, software, and apparatuses are described for resuscitation of shock due to trauma and/or hemorrhage. A representative embodiment involves a method of treating shock in a patient. A...
6669662 Perfusion catheter  
A perfusion catheter with a shaft having a lumen and a plurality of ports through the shaft. A rotatable core with a core groove is disposed within the lumen. The plurality of ports can be exposed...
6659995 Autologous myocyte micro granual retrieval and implantation (AMMGRI)  
In a method for autologous myocardial implantation treatment, a donor area of a patient containing healthy skeletal muscle is located. Myocyte micro granules are retrieved from the donor area...
6632223 Pulmonary vein ablation stent and method  
A system for treating atrial fibrillation includes a stent and a delivery catheter for carrying the stent to a treatment site. The stent is self-expanding, for example, being formed of a shape...
6613037 Methods and apparatus for treating aneurysms and arterio-venous fistulas  
Methods and apparatus are provided for temporarily excluding an aneurysm or an arterio-venous fistula from a flow path by transluminally disposing a hollow balloon catheter structure within the...
6599266 Occlusion cannula and methods of use  
The invention provides a nested tubing cannula which comprises outer and inner elongate tubular members, each having a proximal end, a distal end, and a lumen therebetween. The inner tubular...
6599282 Intravenous set flow volumetric measurement device  
A method and device for volumetric measurement of a drop of fluid administered in a gravity intravenous set. Radiation, preferable infrared light is passed through from the exterior of the drip...
6592568 Balloon assembly for stent delivery catheter  
The present invention discloses a stent delivery catheter that reduces stent displacement during deployment. In particular, the stent delivery catheter provides expansion of a stent that...
6589224 Method of introducing fluids into a patient's body  
A method of introducing a fluid into a patient's body has the steps of accommodating the fluid in a plastic container, connecting an introducer to the plastic container so that the fluid can flow...
6569148 Methods for emboli containment  
A multi-catheter emboli containment system is disclosed which is adapted to provide at least one pair of optimized paths for irrigation and aspiration fluid flow. Through careful design of the...
6561996 Apparatus and method for in vivo hemodialysis  
A method of removing toxins from a patient's blood comprises implanting a filter device having a dialysis membrane with an exterior surface exposed to the patient's blood and a dialysate cavity...
6547753 Pulsatile flow generation in heart-lung machines  
Pulsatile blood flow in a heart-lung machine is accomplished by pumping blood into a bladder at a constant rate, and cyclically emptying the bladder into aortic line of the heart-lung machine...
6541116 Superoxide dismutase or superoxide dismutase mimic coating for an intracorporeal medical device  
A method of providing a therapeutic, diagnostic or lubricious hydrophilic coating on an intracorporeal medical device and the coated device produced thereby, wherein the coating is durable. In one...
6538026 Compositions useful for remodeling body spaces  
A composition comprising of a monomer component comprised of at least one alkyl cyanoacrylate and at least one inhibitor, and a second component comprised of a resultant aggregate structure formed...
6537243 Device and method for obtaining interstitial fluid from a patient for diagnostic tests  
A device for obtaining a sample of interstitial fluid from a patient for use in monitoring the level of blood glucose in the patient. The device comprises a hollow tube having a wall surrounding a...
6533751 Micro catheter and guidewire system having improved pushability and control  
A micro catheter and guidewire system for use in tortuous regions of a vasculature includes a catheter body having a distal end, a guidewire lumen, a proximal region with an outer diameter, and a...
6530911 Set with angled needle  
A cannula or needle set for fluid flow connection with the vascular system of a patient. In one embodiment, the set comprises a hollow, hypodermic needle having a longitudinal axis and a sharp end...
6524298 Therapeutic and diagnostic agent delivery  
A system for treating a patient's heart which comprises a means to form channels in the heart wall and a means to deliver a therapeutic or diagnostic agent into the channels. Additionally, the...
6511468 Device and method for controlling injection of liquid embolic composition  
A liquid embolic delivery system is provided for trapping an injected liquid embolic composition to prevent the liquid embolic from solidifying or otherwise passing outside of an embolization...
6488671 Methods for enhancing fluid flow through an obstructed vascular site, and systems and kits for use in practicing the same  
Methods of enhancing fluid flow through a vascular site occupied by a vascular occlusion, as well as systems and kits for use in practicing the same, are provided. In practicing the subject...
6485450 Brain resuscitation apparatus and method  
A resuscitation apparatus includes a fluid pathway in fluid communication with a source of medical fluid, an interface unit for attaching the fluid pathway to the cardiovascular system of a mammal...
6476069 Compositions for creating embolic agents and uses thereof  
A composition useful as an embolic agent that selectively creates an embolic blockage in the lumen of a blood vessel, duct, fistula or other like body passageways by combining a monomer component...
6436086 Method of using a safety shield assembly and related combinations thereof  
The present invention is a method of using a safety shield assembly having a shield and a collar and more particularly a method of using a safety shield assembly with a fluid handling device...
6398772 Method and apparatus for emergency treatment of patients experiencing a thrombotic vascular occlusion  
Acute care method and apparatus for treating a patient experiencing thrombotic vascular occlusion includes introducing a selected dose of an active agent proximate a vascular occlusion in the...
6394096 Method and apparatus for treatment of cardiovascular tissue mineralization  
A method and several assemblies for the reducing of mineralization of cardiovascular tissue in vivo is provided. The method involves contacting cardiovascular tissue, such as a valve or a vessel,...
6387087 Aortic cannula  
An improved aortic cannula for use in heart bypass surgery comprises an elongated tube with a terminal end. The improvement relates to the provision of two large openings adjacent the terminal end...
6346098 Methods and kits for locally administering an active agent to an interstitial space of a host  
Methods are provided for locally administering an agent to a host. Specifically, the subject methods provide for the local administration of an agent to an interstitial space of a host. In the...
6315768 Perfusion procedure and apparatus for preventing necrosis following failed balloon angioplasty  
A perfusion catheter is used to avoid ischemia in case of failure of a conventional balloon angioplasty procedure on a stenotic blood vessel and a resulting partial or complete occlusion of the...
6299589 Flow-through treatment method  
A flow-through blood treatment device such as a hemodialyzer comprises a housing, a blood inlet, a blood outlet, and at least one membrane in the housing defining a blood flow path between the...
6299590 Implant, and method and device for inserting the implant  
A ball-shaped implant made out of a pliable fiber. The fiber is introduced into the body and when it encounters body tissue it folds upon itself to form a ball-shaped implant. A fluid may be...
6231541 No-needle blood access device for hemodialysis and no-needle connecting cannula assembly  
A no-needle blood access device for hemodialysis comprising, an artificial conduit (12) whose opposite ends are anastomosed to a targeted artery or vein; a metallic body (20), the body including a...

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