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US20050143678 Confinement of kidney-stone fragments during lithotripsy  
The present invention improves significantly the success rate of lithotripsy and reduces the risk of tissue damage, by injecting temporary plugs in front and behind a concretion (for...
US20080103481 Methods for Preventing Retropulsion of Concretions and Fragments During Lithotripsy  
One aspect of the present invention provides a method for the treatment of lithiasis, which mitigates the risk of damage to surrounding body tissue when removing a calculi (e.g., biological...
US20100036294 Radially-Firing Electrohydraulic Lithotripsy Probe  
Invasive side-firing electrohydraulic lithotripsy probes that creates a substantially annular shockwave to break up concretions are disclosed. Generally, the side-firing electrohydraulic...
US20160015393 CONFINEMENT OF KIDNEY STONE FRAGMENTS DURING LITHOTRIPSY  
The present invention improves significantly the success rate of lithotripsy and reduces the risk of tissue damage, by injecting a temporary plug in front, and optionally behind a concretion (for...
US20090043293 MULTI-MODULE SKIN OR BODY TREATMENT DEVICE AND THE METHOD OF USING  
A skin or body treatment device includes one or more removable and replaceable modules. Each module is configured to provide a skin or body treatment, underlying tissue treatment, or both. One or...
US20150305760 Method and Apparatus to Detect the Fragmentation of Kidney Stones by Measuring Acoustic Scatter  
During shock wave therapy, a determination is made that a kidney stone has begun to fracture, and then to assess a progress of its fragmentation. This determination can reduce the number of shock...
US20070239082 Shock Wave Treatment Device  
The system for treating an internal organ has a generator source for producing a shock wave connected to a handheld or small shock wave applicator device 2, wherein the external housing 16 of the...
US20170086849 Confinement Of Kidney Stone Fragments During Lithotripsy  
The present invention improves significantly the success rate of lithotripsy and reduces the risk of tissue damage, by injecting a temporary plug in front, and optionally behind a concretion (for...
US20050010140 Shockwave or pressure-wave type therapeutic apparatus  
A shockwave or pressure-wave therapeutic apparatus is provided in which a therapy head is equipped with a shockwave source. The shockwave source is connected via a shock generator to a control...
US20120253240 PRESSURE PULSE/SHOCK WAVE METHOD FOR GENERATING WAVES HAVING PLANE, NEARLY PLANE, CONVERGENT OFF TARGET OR DIVERGENT CHARACTERISTICS  
An apparatus for generating pressure pulse/shock waves (PP/SWs) is disclosed which comprises a pressure pulse/shock wave (PP/SW) source, a housing enclosing said PP/SW source, and an exit window...
US20130211294 Shock Wave Therapy Device  
The invention concerns shock wave therapy device (1) with a shock wave therapy source (2) that is configured to emit a focused shock wave (4) onto a target (7) in a body of a patient (5), with an...
US20100198114 ADJUSTING PARAMETERS OF AN APPARATUS FOR SHOCKWAVE TREATMENT  
The invention relates to a method for setting a pressure application time in an apparatus (10, 44) for treating the human or animal body by mechanical shockwaves, independently of pressure and/or...
US20100274161 IMPLOSION TECHNIQUES FOR ULTRASOUND  
A housing (50) is placed on skin of a subject, and draws at least a portion of the skin within at least a part of the housing. The housing includes at least first and second support structures...
US20080262483 METHOD FOR REMOVING PERMANENT TISSUE MARKINGS  
A method of removing markings, such as a tattoos, from the tissue of a subject that includes steps of generating one or more shock wave pulses external to the subject's body and focusing the one...
US20090221940 APPARATUS FOR TREATING BIOLOGICAL BODY SUBSTANCES BY MECHANICAL SHOCKWAVES  
The present invention relates to an apparatus for the treatment of biological body substances, in particular of the human body, by accelerating a projectile (13) and colliding it onto an impact...
US20110306905 Shock wave apparatus with pneumatic drive  
According to the invention, the use properties of a shock wave apparatus are improved by providing a metrological detection of the pressing force in addition to a sensual perception of the...
US20050038362 Device for generation of different pressure waves by means of variable reflector areas  
The invention relates to an apparatus for the generation of shockwaves, consisting of a pressure pulse source (7), at least one reflector element (2, 3, 102, 103, 104), a shockwave permeable...
US20050038361 Apparatus for improved shock-wave lithotripsy (SWL) using a piezoelectric annular array (PEAA) shock-wave generator in combination with a primary shock wave source  
The invention relates to an improved apparatus for the comminution of concretions in vivo by controlled, concentrated cavitation energy using two shock wave pulses with a specified time delay and...
US20070016113 Method and device for determining an operating parameter of a shockwave source  
In a method to determine an operating parameter of a shockwave source for the generation of a shockwave to disintegrate a calculus in a patient by a shockwave lithotripsy, a characteristic of the...
US20100256535 Method for preparing an apparatus for treating a human or animal body by mechanical shockwaves  
The invention relates to a method for a regular preparation of an apparatus for a treatment of a human or animal body by mechanical shockwaves to such a treatment wherein an impact body 9 used for...
US20100256536 Apparatus for treating a human or animal body by mechanical shockwaves having an exchangeable impact body  
The invention relates to an apparatus for a treatment of a human or animal body by mechanical shockwaves including a detection device for an automatic detection of properties of an impact body...
US20070038160 Calculus breaking device  
This is a calculus breaking device comprising a first shock type probe for generating a first shock wave for breaking a calculus, a second shock type probe for generating a second shock wave...
US20060241533 Apparatus and method for treatment of damaged tissue  
Apparatus for the ultrasonic treatment of tissue, including: a housing having a space therewithin and an opening adapted for placement against the tissue, the housing being adapted for introducing...
US20110196268 Precision Guidance of Extracorporeal Shock Waves  
Described herein are apparatus for performing lithotripsy. The apparatus comprise a CT scanner and a shock wave tube for generating shock wave pulses for fragmenting kidney stones. The CT scanner...
US20070239083 Shock wave generators  
The invention relates to improvements for shock wave generators. The improvements relate on the one hand to a therapy head with a reflector and a reflector retainer, on the other hand to a field...
US20120157892 Apparatus and Method for Clearance Calibration of Shock Wave Electrodes  
An apparatus for generating shock waves, especially for medical application, creates a spark discharge between two electrodes in a liquid medium. At least one of the electrodes is moveable between...
US20120041346 Directing system for a device for producing shock waves  
A system for directing shock waves splits the shock waves into a plurality of components that are reflected or combined in multiple focal points arranged along a common focal line. The system...
US20110270139 SHOCK WAVE THERAPY APPARATUS FOR EXTRACORPORAL SHOCK-WAVE THERAPY  
A shock wave therapy apparatus having a shock wave source and a control device for activating the shock wave source is provided for extracorporal shock wave therapy. The control device comprises a...
US20070016114 Lithotripsy method and system without patient relocation between diagnostic imaging and treatment  
In a method to disintegrate a calculus in a patient by shockwave lithotripsy, a 3D image data set of the patient is generated in a first step; the shockwave lithotripsy is conducted in a second...
US20090275832 Lithotripsy system with automatic 3D tracking  
A lithotripsy system capable of 3D tracking monitors the acoustic reflection from the stone in order to focus the shock wave on the stone regardless of shock wave displacement or stone movement....
US20090163808 Echographic imaging device, and apparatus for detecting and destroying solid concretions, which apparatus incorporates such a device  
The present invention relates to a real-time echographic imaging device comprising at least one echographic probe incorporating an ultrasound transducer connected electrically to a current...
US20090093739 APPARATUS FOR GENERATING ELECTRICAL DISCHARGES  
The invention relates to an apparatus (2) for generating electrical discharge in a fluid medium (3) in order to generate electrohydraulic shock waves. The electrodes (1) consist of a metallic work...
US20090204032 LITHOTRIPSY APPARATUS  
A lithotripsy apparatus (2) comprises an X-ray system (3), with an isocentre (1) arranged in a mid-plane of the X-ray system (3), and a shockwave head (6) that can be oriented with respect to the...
US20070239085 SHOCKWAVE TREATMENT APPARATUS CARRIED ON A STAND UNIT WITH STOWING CAPACITY  
A shockwave treatment apparatus has a shockwave head that emits shockwaves during a shockwave treatment, the shockwave head being arranged on a movable mounting device and supported via the...
US20150342626 CALCULUS AIMING AND LOCKING SYSTEM  
The invention is a calculus aiming and locking system that is an application computer system and comprises a calculus locating module, an aiming and locking and emission control module, and a...
US20080228112 Shock wave conductor  
The invention relates to a device for reducing the coupling-in surface area of a shock wave reflector and for forwarding a shock wave focus zone.
US20080183111 Device and method for generating shock waves  
The invention relates to a device for generating shock waves (1) comprising a first conductive tip (4) and a second conductive tip (5). The tips (4, 5) are arranged in a liquid bath (3)....
US20110028832 Shock wave therapy apparatus having an integrated X-ray device  
The invention relates to a combined shock wave therapy and X-ray apparatus having an oblique arrangement of a stand (5) of said apparatus relative to a patient berth (1).
US20070118057 Acoustic wave energy delivery device  
An acoustic wave energy delivery device including an acoustic wave energy transducer for generating an acoustic wave along an acoustic wave propagation axis, focusing apparatus for focusing the...
US20070167883 Device for generating shock waves with a focus area extending in depth  
The invention relates to a device for generating shock waves with a focus area extending in depth and an attachment for devices for generating shock waves for providing a focus area extending in...
US20050004455 Method and apparatus for controlling the radiation dose in the generation of x-ray images for lithotripsy  
In a method and an apparatus to generate an x-ray image from the focus region of a lithotripter using x-rays that pass through the focus region and device parts of the lithotripter, to control the...
US20100137754 SHOCK WAVE LITHOTRIPTER SYSTEM AND A METHOD OF PERFORMING SHOCK WAVE CALCULUS FRAGMENTATION USING THE SAME  
The present invention provides a shock wave lithotripter system and a method of performing shock wave calculus fragmentation using the same, the system is composed of current commercial...
US20140257148 ULTRASOUND LITHOTRITE  
An ultrasound lithotrite comprises a handle main body (1) and a hand-held portion (2) connected to the handle main body (1), and an ultrasound generator (15) is disposed in the handle main body...
US20090216160 Focusing System for a Device for Producing Shock Waves  
A system for directing shock waves splits the shock waves into a plurality of components that are reflected or combined in multiple focal points arranged along a common focal line. The system...
US20090326421 Device for Producing Shock Waves  
The invention relates to a device (1) for producing shock waves (2), especially for medical use. Said device comprises a housing (3), being penetrable to the shock waves (2), at least one pair of...
US20110251530 PRESSURE WAVE TREATMENT EQUIPMENT EQUIPPED WITH A SYSTEM FOR MOVING THE CURVED SECTION OF AN X-RAY IMAGING SYSTEM  
Processing equipment by pressure waves includes a chassis supporting a pressure-wave generator. According to the invention, the processing equipment includes an actuation system including a fixed...
US20100004568 Treatment Device for a Device for Producing Shock Waves  
The invention relates to a treatment device (1) for a device (2) for producing shock waves (4) that are especially suitable for medical use. Said device comprises a housing (3), in which the...
US20090318840 Neoplastic cell destruction device and method utilizing low frequency sound waves to disrupt or displace cellular materials  
A neoplasm cell destruction device utilizing low frequency sound waves to disrupt or displace cellular materials in neoplastic cells so as to damage and ultimately destruct the neoplastic cells....
US20090318839 Neoplastic cell destruction device and method utilizing low frequency sound waves to disrupt or displace cellular materials  
A neoplasm cell destruction device utilizing low frequency sound waves to disrupt or displace cellular materials in neoplastic cells so as to damage and ultimately destruct the neoplastic cells....
US20100286574 TREATING APPARATUS  
The present invention relates to a treating apparatus which can be used with a radiation source and which can particularly be employed in lithotripsy, a shockwave source being provided which...

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