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US20140114233 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR TOXIN DELIVERY TO THE NASAL CAVITY  
Methods and systems for delivering toxin and toxin fragments to a patient's nasal cavity provide for both release of the toxin and delivery of energy which selectively porates target cells to...
US20140200550 TWO-PIECE TRANSSEPTAL CANNULA, DELIVERY SYSTEM, AND METHOD OF DELIVERY  
A cannula assembly for directing blood from the heart of a patient and a minimally invasive method of implanting the same. The cannula assembly includes a flexible cannula body having a proximal...
US20110060277 VARICOSE VEIN TREATMENT  
Methods for treating an undesired varicose or spider vein in a venous system of a patient generally includes substantially emptying the vein of blood between its proximal end and distal end;...
US20140107576 APPARATUS FOR LEFT-SIDE INSTALLATION OF TUNNELED VASCULAR CATHETERS  
An apparatus for installation of a tunneled vascular catheter into a patient's right atrium from the left side of their upper body. The apparatus comprises a dilator and a peel-away sheath. The...
US20130303984 Tissue penetration device  
A tissue penetration device and method of using same. The tissue penetration device may optionally include sampling and analyzing functions, which may be integrated. An embodiment provides control...
US20100331777 NOSE DEVICE  
The nose device has a conical portion with a distal end intended to be arranged adjacent a nose bone and a proximal end intended to be arranged adjacent a nostril. A screw winding is arranged...
US20140213971 NERVE IMPINGEMENT SYSTEMS INCLUDING AN INTRAVASCULAR PROSTHESIS AND AN EXTRAVASCULAR PROSTHESIS AND ASSOCIATED SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
Neuromodulation assemblies (200) include an extravascular prosthesis (202) disposed around and contacting at least a portion of an exterior surface (204) of a vessel (V) and a radially expandable...
US20140276627 NASAL FLUID MANAGEMENT DEVICE  
An apparatus comprises a body and a conduit. The body comprises an absorbent material. The conduit is in fluid communication with the body. The conduit has a suction opening positioned within the...
US20140276626 NASAL FLUID MANAGEMENT DEVICE  
An apparatus comprises a body and a conduit. The body comprises an absorbent material. The conduit is in fluid communication with the body. The conduit has a suction opening positioned within the...
US20110004192 DEVICE AND METHODS FOR TREATING PARANASAL SINUS CONDITIONS  
Described here are paranasal sinus devices for treating paranasal sinus conditions. The devices include a cavity member, ostial member, and nasal portion. One or more of the cavity member, ostial...
US20130226026 PULMONARY NODULE ACCESS DEVICES AND METHODS OF USING THE SAME  
In certain embodiments, a device is configured to be delivered to the site of a nodule in the lung or other body organ or lumen. The device can be configured to attach directly to the target...
US20150164596 ENDOSCOPIC DEVICE WITH DOUBLE-HELICAL LUMEN DESIGN  
An endolumenal robotic system provides the surgeon with the ability to drive a robotically-driven endoscopic device to a desired anatomical position in a patient without the need for awkward...
US20130211324 EXPANDABLE INTRODUCER SHEATH TO PRESERVE GUIDEWIRE ACCESS  
An introducer sheath is described. The introducer sheath may include a tubular body. The tubular body may extend from a distal end toward a proximal end. The tubular body may include a lumen. The...
US20060079845 Movable inflatable anchor for medical devices  
A medical device preferably includes a tube and at least one adjustable inflatable anchor. The anchor is capable of securing the tube to the patient to resist removal of the tube in the patient...
US20070106233 Systems and methods for dilating and accessing body lumens  
A luminal access and dilation system comprises an access sheath, an obturator, and an evertable lubricous sleeve. The evertable lubricous sleeve is initially stowed within an axial passage of the...
US20090171284 DILATION SYSTEM  
A dilation system and method of use thereof are provided that may be used to dilate hardened regions of a stenosis. The dilation system is provided with dilation elements that extend between a...
US20080058716 SELF-CONFORMING SURGICAL SEAL  
The present disclosure relates to surgical seal, or valve, of the type adapted to releasably receive a surgical object. The seal disclosed herein defines an aperture that is configured to maintain...
US20060079838 Movable Balloon anchor for medical devices  
This invention relates to inflatable anchor members for securing devices in an orifice. Anchor member comprises a fluid tight material having an inflatable interior. The anchor is configured to...
US20150231326 SITE SPECIFIC DRUG DELIVERY DEVICE  
A drug delivery device is provided for directly treating a treatment site. The device allows body fluids to perfuse past the device while it is expanded to increase the amount of treatment time...
US20110015612 IMPLANTABLE DEVICES FOR TREATMENT OF SINUSITIS  
Devices, methods and kits which, when installed or used, urge or maintain patency of sinus ostia, such as the ostium between a nasal passageway and a maxillary sinus, while maintaining some...
US20120271277 EXPANDABLE CATHETER SYSTEM FOR PERI-OSTIAL INJECTION AND MUSCLE AND NERVE FIBER ABLATION  
At the present time, physicians often treat patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) using radiofrequency (RF) catheter systems to ablate conducting tissue in the wall of the Left Atrium of the...
US20050080399 Urinary catheter and method with increased resistance to obstructions  
A catheter for draining urine from a bladder is made more resistant obstructions and blood clot accumulations by configurations of urine inlet openings into an interior urine drainage passageway....
US20080004569 Expandable Introducer Sheath to Preserve Guidewire Access  
An introducer sheath. The introducer sheath includes a tubular body. The tubular body extends from a distal end toward a proximal end. The tubular body includes a lumen. The lumen is defined at...
US20150151087 SHEATH FOR GASTROSTOMA, SHEATHED DILATOR, SHEATH FOR GASTROSTOMA WITH INSERTION AID, GASTROSTOMY CATHETER KIT, AND METHOD OF SPLITTING SHEATH FOR GASTROSTOMA  
The present invention provides a sheath for gastrostoma (1), a sheathed dilator, a gastrostomy catheter kit and a method of splitting a sheath for gastrostoma. The sheath for gastrostoma (1)...
US20090012469 Methods and devices for obesity treatment  
A method for inducing malabsorption in a small intestine of a patient may involve advancing a portion of a catheter into the patient's small intestine and expanding a portion of the catheter to...
US20100030145 PERMANENT UMBILICAL HOLLOW TUBE  
An apparatus is provided. The apparatus includes a tube having a first end and a second end. The second end prevents access to an inner wall of the tube. Further, the apparatus includes a valve...
US20050234543 Plug for use in left atrial appendage  
A plug or insert occludes the left atrial appendage (LAA), thus preventing blood from entering. The plug is formed in one piece without separately movable parts, and may be monolithic. A drug...
US20070106217 Peg tube with wireless pull tip  
A feeding tube and method for introducing a feeding tube within the gastrointestinal tract of a patient, whereby the feeding tube is introduced by using a variation of the Ponsky “pull” method of...
US20060116637 Tract measuring device having a unitary occluded tip and inflatable sock member and method of making the same  
A stoma or tract measuring device and method of using the same. A tract measuring device of the present invention may generally include a shaft having a first and a second end; and an inflatable...
US20070179440 Intracranial Catheter Assembly for Precise Treatment of Brain Tissue  
A catheter assembly for intracranial treatment of a patient is disclosed. The assembly comprises outer and inner catheters. The outer catheter has an exterior surface, an inflatable balloon...
US20090018525 Tapered catheter devices  
Catheters, catheter systems, and methods of using catheters to deliver therapy are disclosed. Advantages include increased torqueability and control with catheters, having a soft distal tip....
US20080065014 Systems, Methods, and Devices to Facilitate Wire and Device Crossings of Obstructions in Body Lumens  
In one of many possible embodiments, a method for treating an obstruction within a blood vessel includes applying a stimulus to a fluid near the obstruction to disrupt the obstruction. The...
US20060041244 Hemocirculatory catheter and method of use thereof  
The catheter to be inserted into a vein (4) of the blood circulation, comprising a conduit (7) with at least one expandable anchoring element (13) at its distal end (8) for anchoring in the vein...
US20050137527 Graduated sheath and dilator assembly  
A sheath and a dilator assembly is disclosed. The assembly includes a sheath having a proximal sheath end, a distal sheath end, and a generally tubular sheath body extending between the proximal...
US20060116658 Multi-lumen stoma measuring device and method for using same  
A multi-lumen stoma or tract measuring device and method of using the same. The measuring device generally including a multi-lumen shaft, a head secured to one end of the shaft, and a deployable...
US20080228140 CATHETER WITH PORTIONS THAT CAN CHANGE IN VOLUME  
A catheter for administering a substance into body tissues includes an elongated catheter body that has at least one portion of the length of the catheter body that expands after the catheter is...
US20100069826 PLAQUE LIBERATING DEVICE  
A device and method for liberating plaque from a lumen after a medical procedure has been formed. The device includes a catheter having a first expandable member and a second expandable member.
US20070185446 Microcatheter tip  
The present invention is directed to a dilator having a stiffened shaft for use as part of an introducer sheath assembly. The dilator includes a stiffener tube and a tip of the dilator which...
US20070060884 Apparatus for insertion between a medical tube and a body tissue opening  
An apparatus for insertion between a medical tube and a body tissue opening includes a balloon having inner and outer balloon surfaces separated circumferentially by top and bottom balloon...
US20080243222 HIGH FLEX INTRODUCER ASSEMBLY  
An introducer assembly for accessing a target site in the anatomy of a patient includes a sheath having a proximal end and a distal end, and having a lumen extending therethrough. At least a...
US20070049907 Drainage catheter with extended inflation lumen  
A Foley catheter with a retention balloon includes an elongated inflation tube so that the inflation port used to inflate and deflate the balloon may be maneuvered away from the drainage port of...
US20150150592 Fast-acting or rotating transseptal needle  
A transseptal medical device is provided including a dilator, a needle, and a needle control mechanism. The needle may be disposed within the dilator, and the needle control mechanism may be...
US20090157044 Epidural administration systems  
The invention relates to improved equipment for the administrations of epidural anaesthetic and to novel methods of administration using the same. Improvements include a needle configured for...
US20050119617 Multifunctional devices  
The present invention relates to multifunctional devices for performing at least one function at an internal site in a subject, and more particularly to multifunctional devices with perforations...
US20090024089 LONG TAPERED DILATOR  
A dilator assembly used for the dilatation of vessel, tracts, or cavities. The dilator assembly comprises a hub portion, a shaft portion, and a long tapered tip portion having a taper no greater...
US20070299481 ENDOSCOPIC DEVICE DELIVERY SYSTEM  
A system and method are disclosed for an implantable gastric stimulation system within the stomach. The stimulation system includes an electronics anchor, electrode lead anchor, implantable pulse...
US20050256452 Steerable vascular sheath  
A vascular steerable access device is provided having an elongate body and a steerable portion. The access sheath has an outside diameter sufficiently small so that it may be inserted into a...
US20070049786 Safety-link brachytherapy catheter  
Devices and methods are provided for creating a closed delivery pathway for a radioactive source. In one aspect, the device can be a tube having a connector adapted to mate with an afterloader on...
US20070156117 Catheter assembly and method for internally anchoring a catheter in a patient  
A catheter assembly and method for internally anchoring a catheter in a patient. According to one embodiment, the catheter assembly includes a catheter, a tubular fitting coupled to one end of the...
US20050251150 Evulsion aid for fistula catheter and fistula catheter set  
This evulsion aid for a fistula catheter has a cylindrical member. The inner diameter of this cylindrical member is larger than the outer diameter of a tube of a fistula catheter, and smaller than...

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