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5575779 Liquid regulator and method of use  
An automatic flow regulator for use in a liquid management system is provided, as well as a method for its use. More particularly, a flow regulator and a method for its use are provided which can...
5573772 Methods for protecting tissues and organs from ischemic damage  
Methods for protecting tissues and organs including the heart central nervous system, and kidney from ischemic damage are described and claimed based upon the recognition that protection against...
5571082 Method of producing therapeutic effect upon an organism to reduce the pathologic lymphocyte population  
A method of producing a therapeutic effect upon a living organism endowed with a lymphatic system, comprising the steps of with drawing from said organism a biological fluid, wherein lymphocytes...
5553625 Intravenous blood sampling needle and intravenous therapy  
A needle for intravenous blood sampling which could be also used for the purpose of intravenous infusion of the patient. Utilizing a unitary structure the needle enables one to perform blood...
5544651 Medical system and associated method for automatic treatment  
A medical device comprises a sensor for at least periodically measuring a predetermined physiological parameter of a patient and for generating a signal encoding a measured value of the...
5509896 Enhancement of thrombolysis with external ultrasound  
Apparatus and methods are provided for enhancing the thrombolytic action of a thrombolytic agent and removing a thrombosis from a vascular system by introducing a select dose of thrombolytic agent...
5443454 Catheter for embolectomy  
An embolectomy catheter containing a lumen for the introduction of a liquid substance and provided in the distal end thereof with spinning means for extruding said liquid substance in the form of...
5437633 Selective aortic arch perfusion  
A method of treating a subject in cardiac arrest, comprises blocking the descending aorta of the subject and then perfusing the aortic arch of the subject with a protective solution. The...
5437291 Method for treating gastrointestinal muscle disorders and other smooth muscle dysfunction  
Direct injection of sphincteric botulinum toxin is disclosed as an effective, safe and simple method of treatment for disorders of gastrointestinal muscle or smooth muscles elsewhere in the body,...
5419765 Wound treating device and method for treating wounds  
A wound treating device is disclosed which is adapted to treat wounds, and particularly to enhance clotting of wounds in blood vessels. The wound treating device includes an elongated tube with...
5403278 Device and method for treating hematomas and false aneurysms  
Hematomas and false aneurysms can be treated using a device and method which locate and the provide access to the hematoma or aneurysm. Hemostatic material is then introduced into the hematoma or...
5364374 Microneedle for injection of ocular blood vessels  
This invention is a device for microvascular injection and a method for treating glaucoma using the device. The device comprises a reservoir attached to a blunted needle connected to a flexible...
5358481 Apparatus and methods for controlling mixtures of blood and cardioplegia  
Methods and apparatus are disclosed for variably controlling the ratio of blood to cardioplegia solution to be administered to a patient. A presently preferred embodiment of the apparatus of the...
5350358 Bent co-axial catheter  
The invention provides a co-axial dual lumen catheter having a main section, a tip section, and a U-shaped proximal portion extending from the main section, and ending at a junction where intake...
5334141 Extravasation detection system and apparatus  
A system is disclosed for detecting extravasation of injected liquid from the blood vessel of a patient. The system operates by monitoring electromagnetic microwave emission from the patient at...
5320639 Vascular plug delivery system  
A vascular plug delivery system for in vivo delivery of a vascular plug to the site of a puncture in a blood vessel. The device utilizes flashback to ensure that the plug is properly positioned...
5318520 Safety method and device for intravenous feed systems  
A device for use in intravenous feeding comprises a reservoir of an intravenous fluid and an intravenous tube connected at one end to the reservoir, the tube being provided on an inner surface...
5318519 Method and apparatus for supplying nutrition  
A medical method for providing nutrition to a patient comprises the steps of providing a container having an inlet, an outlet and a pump at the outlet and surgically inserting the container into...
5306240 Tunneler and method for implanting subcutaneous vascular access grafts  
An improved tunneler for placement of an arteriovenous graft in subcutaneous tissue of a patient, includes a shaft with opposite ends carrying a penetrating tip and a handle. The shaft is manually...
5290766 Cardioplegic compositions  
An aqueous cardioplegic solution providing significantly improved cardiac function after a period of exposure to cardioplegia, contains NaCl in the range of 70-110 mM; KCl in the range of 10-16...
5279598 Patient warming methods  
A patient warming method and apparatus including a catheter which mixes relatively hot intravenous fluids with the patient's blood without excessive tissue damage, by monitoring the temperature of...
5266326 In situ modification of alginate  
A method of modifying salts of alginic acid in situ for prevention and treatment of various intra-articular and extra-articular (spine) complications modifies the alginate in situ to an insoluble...
5258042 Intravascular hydrogel implant  
A vascular structure, including an artery, vein or vessel, with a peripheral wall defining a cavity and having a localized abnormal wall is treated by inserting a device of a hydrogel material...
5240701 Method of performing angioplasty procedures  
In accordance with the present invention, a method is provided for improving angioplasty procedures by reducing tissue damage during the procedure comprising infusing a non-emulsion, homogeneous...
5209717 Method and device for local application and removal of active substances against solid tumors  
Described are a method and a device for the application and the removal of locally applied active substances against solid tumors, which device consists of a catheter (1) to be positioned distally...
5209742 Curved catheter with eccentric lumen  
A catheter is made by extrusion of flexible plastic to form a tubular basic catheter body with a central channel. A curved end part is formed in one end thereof, with the central channel lying in...
5205818 Patency maintenance system  
A method and apparatus for maintaining the patency of a vein access device in which a dilute solution of an anticoagulant drug is slowly infused into the vein access device. The patency device...
5192264 Methods and apparatus for treating disease states using oxidized lipoproteins  
The present invention relates to treating disease states in a living patient using oxidized lipoproteins, preferably low density peroxidized lipoproteins. Methods and apparatus are provided for...
5171217 Method for delivery of smooth muscle cell inhibitors  
A method and composition for delivering a drug to an affected intramural site for sustained release in conjunction with or following balloon catheter procedures, such as angioplasty. The drug,...
RE34077 Blood substitute  
A blood substitute suitable for replacing blood in mammalian subjects when performance of surgical procedures at hypothermic temperatures is described. The blood substitute comprises water,...
5084011 Method for oxygen therapy using hyperbarically oxygenated liquid  
This invention is a method of preparing and utilizing oxygenated liquids for medical and therapeutic purposes. Non-blood liquid solutions are oxygenated using a gas liquid contact apparatus....
5080645 Procedure for reducing the body burden of HIV (AIDS) and other blood borne infections  
The foregoing emergency replacement procedure or method for rapid and drastic reduction of the body burden of AIDS virus residing primarily in the formed elements of the blood involves the removal...
5017370 Improved method of performing angioplasty procedures  
In accordance with the present invention, a method is provided for improving angioplasty procedures by reducing tissue damage during the procedure comprising infusing certain ethylene...
5013718 Method for treating iron overload using EPO  
A method for reducing stored iron and serum iron in mammals is disclosed. In particular, a mammal having an iron overload disorder is administered a therapeutically effective amount of...
4936826 Vena cava window  
The invention is a combination device for long-term intravenous therapy comprising an outer sheath 11 and an inner catheter 15. The outer sheath 11 is permanently implanted in the patient allowing...
4935009 Emergency drug injection system  
A method and apparatus for forcefully injecting drugs into circulatory decompensated patients uses a flush solution to push a peripheral injection of a standard drug dose into central circulation....
4911690 Treatment or diagnosis by endoscopic administration into the lymphatics  
The invention provides a method of delivering therapeutic or diagnostic reagents to the lymphatic system. In the preferred method the delivery is accomplished by use of a fiberoptic endoscope...
4894052 Flash detection in an over the needle catheter with a restricted needle bore  
A flash cavity is positioned between the inside of a translucent over the needle catheter and a needle for providing flash detection. The needle bore is connected to the cavity by an access port...
4861520 Capsule for radioactive source  
A drivable radioactive source capsule is provided which comprises a tubular body containing therein a plurality of radioactive sources. The said tubular body has a first end and a second end which...
4772261 Intramedullary catheter  
An intramedullary catheter is provided which is attached to a bone to permit the infusion of drugs, fluids, or the like, directly into the bone marrow for subsequent dispersion to the vascular...
4747826 Rapid venous infusion system  
The subject invention relates to a novel system for rapid, venous infusion of a physiologic fluid, such as blood, into a patient, comprising in combination a reservoir for the physiologic fluid...
4708718 Hyperthermic treatment of tumors  
A method of treating a solid tumor, including the steps of localizing the tumor and the arterial vessel that supplies it, and injecting into the vessel, a vaso-occlusive collagen material adapted...
4652257 Magnetically-localizable, polymerized lipid vesicles and method of disrupting same  
Polymerizable lipids are used to encapsulate therapeutic agents and ferronetic particles into lipid vesicles. The vesicles are polymerized, injected into the body upstream of a targeted capillary...
4625712 High-capacity intravascular blood pump utilizing percutaneous access  
Full-flow cardiac assist is provided for cardiogenic shock patients without major surgery by a miniature axial-flow pump which can be inserted into the heart through the femoral artery and driven...
4610661 Perfusion device  
A device used to introduce a cardioplegic solution into a coronary artery has an elongated tube and a pliable annular member mounted on the outlet end of the tube. The annular member is a...
4573968 Infusion and blood chemistry monitoring system  
A patient infusion and blood chemistry monitoring system is provided for controlled fluid infusion with intermittent interruption for automated drawing of a patient blood sample into contact with...
4568330 Cardioplegia delivery system with improved bubble trap  
A cardioplegia system in which cardioplegia medication or a mixture of arterial blood and medication is delivered to the heart of a patient undergoing open heart surgery, which includes a bubble...
4559039 Permanently placed transcutaneous access device to blood vessels  
A transcutaneous access device for permanent placement in blood vessels includes a unitarily constructed, substantially U-shaped tubular member that includes a first leg having means for...
4551132 Pharmaceutically acceptable silicon rubber and therapeutical set and the use thereof for surgical embolization  
A silicon rubber embolization agent used in general as well as cerebral vascular surgery having a component A which is composed of: a linear, low viscosity polysiloxane selected from the group...
4534756 Fault detection apparatus and method for parenteral infusion system  
Apparatus and related method for use in a parenteral administration system, for detecting fault conditions such as an infiltration, an open fluid line or an air bubble in the fluid line. The...

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