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8986247 Insufflation pump  
An insufflation pump is provided for single handed actuation for inflation of dilatation balloons or other inflatable devices employed during medical procedures. The insufflation pump includes a...
8827951 Balloon catheter system and methods of use thereof  
A catheter including an outer conduit and an inner conduit movably disposed therein. The distal tip of the inner conduit extends beyond the distal tip of the outer conduit. An inflatable balloon...
8672881 Syringe set for balloon catheter  
A syringe holder which is capable of holding a plurality of types of syringes used for expanding a balloon catheter so as to be capable of being detached and attached is proposed. Preferably, a...
8556851 Balloon catheter  
A catheter system suitable for the retrieval of debris and other solid or liquid matter from body passages, and the removal of said matter from the body. More particularly, a catheter system...
8545442 Mechanically assisted inflation device handle  
An inflation device including a handle mechanism configured to selectively engage and disengage threads within the device. In some instances the threads are configured to couple a plunger to a...
8496617 Balloon inflation device  
The balloon inflation device comprises a syringe (2) having a syringe barrel (4) and a syringe piston (6) slidably and rotatably movable. The piston (6) has an exterior threading. The syringe...
8419714 Flexible low compliance extension tubing for balloon inflation  
A controlled volume inflation-deflation device to inflate a balloon to occlude a blood vessel by dialing a knob that locks at rotational positions to locate a plunger at equally spaced locations...
8372042 Dose setting mechanism  
A dose setting mechanism for a medicament delivery device includes a tubular housing having threads on its inner surface, a first window, a second window, and at least one surface opening; a...
8311626 Robotically controlled intravascular tissue injection system  
A robotic catheter system includes a controller including a master input device and instrument driver in communication with the controller. An elongate flexible guide instrument is operatively...
8066629 Apparatus for adjustment and sensing of gastric band pressure  
An apparatus is operable to communicate fluid. An exemplary apparatus comprises a housing and a fluid reservoir within the housing. An actuator is operationally engaged with the fluid reservoir....
8057429 Feeding tube  
An feeding tube and a kit for installation of a feeding tube includes a balloon anchored gastric tube. A protective sleeve on a dilator protects the toroidal balloon from damage during surgical...
8016816 Fecal management appliance and method and apparatus for introducing same  
The end of the elongated tubular element of the appliance that is designed to be inserted into a body cavity or vessel is formed entirely of soft, compliant material. That end carries an...
8002742 Apparatus and methods for sealing a puncture in tissue  
An occlusion device for sealing a puncture through tissue includes a tubular wire member having a proximal end, a distal end sized for insertion into the puncture, a lumen extending between the...
8005537 Robotically controlled intravascular tissue injection system  
A robotic catheter system includes a controller including a master input device and instrument driver in communication with the controller. An elongate flexible guide instrument is operatively...
7842027 Multi-purpose surgical instrument with integral optical system  
A combination aspiration/irrigation and illumination device using optical fibers circumferentially disposed around the aspiration conduit for transmitting illuminating light to a cavity to be...
7771370 Guide-wire mounted balloon modulation device and methods of use  
An apparatus for modulating the pressure of a fluid such as a gas within the expandable portion of a guide wire catheter. A preferred embodiment apparatus features a means for controllably...
7762983 Medical device for distributing at least one fluid  
The medical device for distributing fluid comprises: a syringe (12) for distributing a contrast product;an actuator (28) which is suitable for acting on the syringe in order to ensure that the...
7686788 Catheter having a distal drug delivery unit and method of using same  
A catheter having a drug delivery unit at the distal end thereof. The drug delivery unit includes an actuator capable of assuming an activated and an inactivated configuration. The drug delivery...
7674240 Method and apparatus for controlled vessel occlusion  
A controlled volume inflation-deflation device to inflate a balloon to occlude a blood vessel by dialing a knob that locks at rotational positions to locate a plunger at equally spaced locations...
7662110 Devices for collecting blood and administering medical fluids  
Novel devices which can be used to both collect blood samples from and administer medical fluids to a patient on a repeated and continual basis using one rather than multiple needle insertions....
7527605 Medical-balloon inflator  
A medical-balloon inflator includes a pump piston assembly, a movable pivot, and an actuator handle. The actuator handle is operatively connected to the movable pivot and is adapted to translate...
6894154 hKIS compositions and methods of use  
Disclosed herein are novel composition and methods for altering the proliferation of a cell. Included are wild-type and mutant hKIS polypeptides along with cyclin kinase inhibitors containing...
6689097 Flow-by channel catheter and method of use  
A vascular catheter assembly includes an over-the-wire stent deployment catheter and a flow-by-channel assembly. The stent deployment catheter is positioned just below the occluded artery in...
6689096 Multipurpose catheter  
Multipurpose catheter including a small diameter cylindrical body including a first end, a second end, and at least three internal non-coaxial channels. A connection mechanism is disposed adjacent...
6533757 Monitoring and displaying pressurization data  
Methods and systems for controlling and monitoring pressurization data. The methods and systems advance beyond the prior art in their ability to convey pressurization data unambiguously. The...
6432081 Systems and methods for promoting tissue growth  
Apparatus for the treatment of volume deficiency disorders of body structures and related syndromes and, more particularly, apparatus that deliver fluid via a catheter at a controlled pressure...
6293920 Catheter system and method for providing cardiopulmonary bypass pump support during heart surgery  
A catheter system and method for achieving total cardiopulmonary bypass during heart surgery. A venous perfusion catheter is inserted peripherally into a preselected vein where it is advanced and...
6290672 Exploratory tubular sonogenic catheter  
An improved catheter for delivery of a saline solution to a fallopian tube to be examined by ultrasonic energy and for filling the uterus with a saline solution simultaneously in a sealed...
6248086 Method for cannulating a patient's aortic arch and occluding the patient's ascending aortic arch  
A catheter system and method for achieving total cardiopulmonary bypass during heart surgery. A venous perfusion catheter is inserted peripherally into a preselected vein where it is advanced and...
6193680 Intrathoracic cardiac compression  
Trans-esophageal cardiac compression is performed during cardiopulmonary resuscitation by introducing into the esophagus a tube (12) having a distal inflatable member, such as a balloon (20). The...
6179856 Coaxial PTCA catheter with anchor joint  
A balloon dilatation catheter used for percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty includes a coaxial construction of an inner tube and an outer tube. The inner tube extends distally beyond the...
6152940 Balloon member for cerumen removal  
A device for removing accumulated cerumen and a method for using the same, which device consists of a small balloon-tipped catheter inserted directly over the tip of a syringe or through the use...
6149575 Radiation delivery catheter  
A radiation delivery catheter with inflatable chambers which provide a layer of radiation of minimum effective dose possible to be delivered as close as possible to the origin of disease within a...
6110143 Inflation/deflation medical device  
A medical device is provided for substantially sealing a surface of a patient such as a surface defining a patient's air passage. The device includes a pliable body for sealing the surface of the...
6071231 Device and method for artificial insemination of bovines and other animals  
An artificial insemination device is formed by attaching a semen filled straw or tube to one end of a pipette to which a syringe is attached at the other end. An anchorable tip is attached to the...
6063057 Syringe apparatus adapted for use in catheterization procedures  
The invention relates to a syringe device for limiting the pressure of inflation fluid injected into a balloon catheter. The device includes a cylindrical housing having a proximal end and a...
5895373 Feeding tube retaining member filling tool  
A method for placing an external feeding tube in the gastro intestinal tract of a patient. The device includes a feeding tube and a filling tool for filling a fillable retaining member of a...
5871467 Post-pyloric feeding tubes  
The present invention comprises a means for the manual placement of a jejunal feeding tube within the small intestine comprising the insertion of a single lumen tube within the jejunal feeding...
5836924 Feeding tube apparatus with rotational on/off valve  
A feeding apparatus has a user-activated rotatable feeding valve. The feeding apparatus is used in conjunction with a feeding connector which has a connecting end connected to the user-activated...
5819723 Methods and apparatus for reducing tracheal infection  
An integrated system providing a mechanical and chemical barrier against the spread of infected secretions into the distal trachea is disclosed. An endotracheal tube is used for patient airway...
5704912 Syringe assembly mounting system for inflation control system  
A syringe assembly for an inflation control system having a mounting head at one end is pivotally mounted in a mounting bracket for engagement with a drive arm. The mounting bracket is stationary...
5695463 Safety injection device  
An injection device for intramuscular or subcutaneous injection of solid or semi-solid medicaments is disclosed. The device includes main body member having a needle attached thereto. A protective...
5507727 Inflation deflation syringe assembly for use in angioplasty procedures  
This invention relates to a syringe assembly which includes a housing having a barrel having a forward fluid discharge end; a plunger disposed within said barrel and having a threaded rod...
5460609 Electromechanical inflation/deflation system  
An automated inflation/deflation system for use in connection with a dilatation balloon catheter in vascular procedures that greatly facilitates the operator's control of the inflation or...
5458571 System and method for monitoring, displaying and recording balloon catheter condition interval data  
An electronically controlled syringe system for connection to a balloon catheter for automatically monitoring, displaying and recording inflation or deflation data. A syringe applies and releases...
5453091 RF transmission module for wirelessly transmitting balloon catheter data in a syringe inflation system  
An electronically controlled syringe system for connection to a balloon catheter or other balloon-type member and for monitoring, displaying and recording inflation or deflation data when the...
5451232 Probe for MRI imaging and spectroscopy particularly in the cervical region  
An insertable intracavity probe for use in magnetic resonance imaging of an area of interest in a relatively inaccessible region of the body particularly the cervix is disclosed. The probe has an...
5449345 Detachable and reusable digital control unit for monitoring balloon catheter data in a syringe inflation system  
An electronically controlled syringe system for connection to a balloon catheter or other balloon-type member and for monitoring, displaying and optionally recording inflation or deflation data...
5443481 Methods and device for percutaneous sealing of arterial puncture sites  
A method is provided for closing a puncture in a wall of an artery made for the purpose of moving an elongated cardiovascular catheter into the artery. The method includes the steps of withdrawing...
5433707 Syringe for balloon catheterization  
A unique syringe useful in the inflation and rapid deflation of a balloon used in balloon catheterization (transluminal angioplasty) procedures is disclosed. The syringe has a uniquely actuated...

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