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US20110313356 PHOTODYNAMIC BONE STABILIZATION AND DRUG DELIVERY SYSTEMS  
Photodynamic bone stabilization and drug delivery systems are disclosed herein. In an embodiment, a photodynamic bone stabilization and drug delivery system of the present disclosure includes an...
US20130023856 THERMALLY MEDIATED TISSUE MOLDING  
A method and device to modify tissue in a manner such that it will take on a permanent new shape. Subdermal tissue is heated to approx 60° C. at which point it becomes pliable and moldable and...
US20110082452 CARDIAC ABLATION SYSTEM WITH AUTOMATIC SAFETY SHUT-OFF FEATURE  
A cardiac tissue ablation system according to one embodiment includes an elongate catheter configured to deliver a distal end thereof to a patient's heart and an expandable member formed at the...
US20120157981 ABLATION DEVICE  
An ablation device comprises a balloon having an open proximal end and a closed distal end. A cylindrical tube extends into the balloon through the proximal end. An end support member is...
US20120116375 Treatment of Cellulite and Adipose Tissue with Mid-Infrared Radiation  
An apparatus that will alter the fibrous strands in the fatty layers of the skin to reduce the appearance of cellulite and adipose tissue. Electromagnetic energy is used to selectively shrink or...
US20120316548 Treatment of Cellulite and Adipose Tissue with Mid-Infrared Radiation  
A method and apparatus that will alter the fibrous strands in the fatty layers of the skin to reduce the appearance of cellulite and adipose tissue. Electromagnetic energy is used to selectively...
US20120316547 Treatment of Cellulite and Adipose Tissue with Mid-Infrared Radiation  
A method and apparatus that will alter the fibrous strands in the fatty layers of the skin to reduce the appearance of cellulite and adipose tissue. Electromagnetic energy is used to selectively...
US20140188095 APPARATUS AND SYSTEMS FOR TISSUE DISSECTION AND MODIFICATION  
Apparatus and systems for tissue dissection and modification are disclosed herein. A method for tissue dissection and modification may comprise inserting a tissue dissecting and modifying wand...
US20140074077 Method for Reducing the Absorption of Nutrients Through the Gastrointestinal Tract  
The present invention features methods for applying a force, such as laser or radiofrequency (RF) energy to the wall of the small intestine, which targets and eliminates a portion of the capillary...
US20080183163 INTRODUCER SHEATH AND HUB ASSEMBLY  
The present invention relates to medical treatment devices. In particular, according to one embodiment, the present invention a medical treatment device that includes, for example, a tube member,...
US20120232541 Multiple Sclerosis Therapeutic Methods Using Therapeutic Ablation Devices and Systems  
Methods and devices are disclosed that, in various embodiments and permutations and combinations of inventions, diagnose and treat Pulmonary Embolism or associated symptoms. In one series of...
US20150196361 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR FRAGMENTING AND ASPIRATING MATERIALS FROM A BODY LUMEN  
A device for insertion into a body lumen includes an operator unit which may be hand held by an operator. A cannula is operatively associated with the operator unit and the cannula includes two...
US20080097414 OPTICAL EAR INFECTION TREATMENT DEVICE AND METHOD  
Optical ear infection treatment device and methods are described where an LED and optical light pipe are used to deliver the light from the LED to the middle ear of a patient to reduce bacterial...
US20100063493 LASER INSTRUMENT FOR VASCULAR OCCLUSION, IN PARTICULAR FOR INTRAVENOUS TREATMENT, AND FOR PERFORATION OR DETERSION OF TISSUE  
An instrument comprises a light guide and a substantially rigid support for the light guide. In a version adapted for the treatment of varicose veins, the support is a needle serving as a sheath...
US20140188092 FOCUSED NEAR-INFRARED LASERS FOR NON-INVASIVE VASECTOMY AND OTHER THERMAL COAGULATION OR OCCLUSION PROCEDURES  
Focused infrared light at wavelengths selected to target tissue below the skin may be used in a non-invasive procedure for vasectomies, varicose veins, hemorrhoids, or fungal nail infections....
US20070123846 PREPARATION FOR ENDOVENOUS LASER ABLATION  
Improved devices and methods for removing blood from a blood vessel in preparation for endovenous laser ablation are described. The improved methods include one or more of: placing the patient in...
US20070021739 Inter-atrial Transseptal Laser Puncture (TLP) Procedure  
A method for puncture of the inter-atrial septum of a heart is performed by means of a laser catheter assembly comprising at least one longitudinal sheath and an optical fiber connectable to a...
US20110166561 Method for Treatment of Varicocele  
A minimally invasive method for treating varices in especially sensitive areas, including pelvic varices in females, varicoceles, and also oesophageal varices is presented. The method comprises...
US20130131658 Treatment of Cellulite and Adipose Tissue with Mid-Infrared Radiation  
A handpiece and method of use for laser-assisted liposuction for melting, disrupting, and removing cellulite and adipose tissue. Electromagnetic energy is used to selectively melt or disrupt...
US20150182284 ABLATION TECHNIQUES FOR THE TREATMENT OF ATRIAL FIBRILLATION  
A catheter device provides a balloon structure and a side-firing laser lumen within the balloon to create lesions in the pulmonary vein (PV) in the treatment of atrial fibrillation. Mounted on the...
US20130226163 Ablation Techniques for the Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation  
A catheter device provides a balloon structure and a side-firing laser lumen within the balloon to create lesions in the pulmonary vein (PV) in the treatment of atrial fibrillation. Mounted on the...
US20090012511 SURGICAL WAVEGUIDE  
A surgical probe is disclosed which includes a stiff treatment waveguide extending between a first end and a second end, the first end being adapted for connection to a handpiece, the second end...
US20060235373 Intraluminal heat treatment of a lumen combined with cooling of tissue proximate the lumen  
An apparatus for intraluminal energy treatment and method thereof includes an energy source for insertion into a lumen of a body and having an output end for energy-emission within the lumen and a...
US20080208180 ENDOVASCULAR TREATMENT SHEATH HAVING A HEAT INSULATIVE TIP AND METHOD FOR USING THE SAME  
A treatment sheath for use with an energy delivery device, such as an optical fiber, is provided with a heat insulative tip. The treatment sheath includes a longitudinal shaft which is designed to...
US20090163900 RAPID EXCHANGE BIAS LASER CATHETER DESIGN  
Embodiments of a balloon biasing laser catheter are provided. In some embodiments, the laser catheter may include a distal tip that extends from the distal end of the catheter from a point near...
US20070073277 Controlled guided ablation treatment  
An apparatus for forming a lesion in tissue along a desired ablation path includes a guide member having a tissue-opposing surface for placement against a heart surface. A guide carriage is sized...
US20050251116 Imaging and eccentric atherosclerotic material laser remodeling and/or ablation catheter  
Devices, systems, and methods for treating atherosclerotic lesions and other disease states, particularly for treatment of vulnerable plaques, can incorporate optical coherence tomography or other...
US20150216599 IMAGE-GUIDED THERAPY OF A TISSUE  
Image-guided therapy of a tissue can utilize magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) or another medical imaging device to guide an instrument within the tissue. A workstation can actuate movement of the...
US20140276697 ABLATION CANNULA AND KIT WITH INSERT  
An ablation cannula kit with insert includes a trocar and cannula with a hollow shaft. The hollow shaft is configured to permit passage of the trocar therethrough. An auxiliary port extends from...
US20080045822 Optical Fibre Catheter Pulse Oximeter  
Apparatus for measuring the oxygen saturation level of blood at an internal measurement site in a human or animal patient by reflectance pulse oximetry, comprising first and second light sources...
US20140276694 Device and Method of Ablative Cutting with Helical Tip  
Catheter devices for ablation and removal of occlusions from blood vessels and methods of using the same are provided. Catheter devices are useful to ablate, cut, dislodge, and otherwise remove...
US20130066308 ABLATION-BASED THERAPY FOR BLADDER PATHOLOGIES  
An ablation balloon to be used for bladder diseases. The balloon is uniformly or selectively covered with physical mechanisms capable of treating various bladder pathologies such as electrodes,...
US20070244525 Phototherapy light with dual spring support neck  
A phototherapy light device for directing light onto an infant. The phototherapy light device has a base containing an illumination source and a gooseneck type of elongated neck that extends...
US20050288655 Laser fiber for endovenous therapy having a shielded distal tip  
An endovenous laser fiber optic member for endovenous laser therapy of peripheral veins of the body including a flexible heat resistant tip shield covering the distal end of the laser fiber optic....
US20120157980 MEDICAL SUCTION DEVICE  
A medical device for fragmenting objects and aspirating remaining debris enables a physician or other medical personnel quickly and easily remove objects, such as kidney stones, from a patient....
US20060095025 Cardiac devices and methods for minimally invasive repair of ischemic mitral regurgitation  
Novel apparatus and minimally invasive methods to treat atrioventricular valve regurgitation that is a result of tethering of chordae attaching atrioventricular valve leaflets to muscles of the...
US20140276696 THREADED LEAD EXTRACTION DEVICE  
Methods and devices for separating an implanted object, such as a lead for a mechanical pacemaker or a cardioverter defibrillator, from tissue surrounding such object in a patient's vasculature...
US20130345686 End Fire Fiber Arrangements with Improved Erosion Resistance  
An end-firing optical fiber includes protective ferrule through which treatment radiation is fired in an axial direction, the protective ferrule having refractive properties that cause the...
US20070219540 Sub-dermal laser skin treatment  
A method and system for skin tightening comprises a hollow cannula that contains an optical fiber connected to a laser source. The cannula is inserted subcutaneously into a patient so that the end...
US20080306574 METHOD FOR THE ABLATION OF CARTILAGE TISSUE IN A KNEE JOINT USING INDOCYANINE  
A method for the ablation of human or animal articular cartilage is disclosed that employs an exogenous absorber, such as a compound having the molecular formula C43H47N2NaO6S2, to coat or color...
US20100069899 KIT OF OPTICAL FIBERS FOR PERCUTANEOUS ABLATIVE TREATMENT  
The kit of optical fibers for percutaneous ablative treatment, comprises at least two optical fibers (5), each of which is equipped; at a first end with a connector (5A) to a laser source (7); and...
US20070162091 Phototherapy light with fresnel lens for infant care apparatus  
A phototherapy light device for directing light onto an infant. The phototherapy light device has a base containing an illumination source and a gooseneck type of elongated member that extends...
US20150238260 SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS INCLUDING NERVE STIMULATOR APPARATUS FOR USE IN THE DETECTION OF NERVES IN TISSUE AND METHODS OF DIRECTING ENERGY TO TISSUE USING SAME  
A forceps includes a housing a shaft including a distal end and a proximal end operatively coupled to the housing, and an end-effector assembly coupled to the distal end of the shaft and including...
US20070021740 Laser Treatment of Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy (HOCM)  
The invention relates to a method for treatment of Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy (HOCM) in a human heart, wherein a laser catheter means is introduced into a patient's body and advanced...
US20090299351 Laser Catheter Calibrator  
A catheter assembly is disclosed according to one embodiment of the invention. The assembly includes a catheter body, a housing and a detector. The catheter includes a distal tip, a proximal end,...
US20100094267 Confined Beam Laser Liposuction Handpiece  
A cannula for a liposuction device includes a laser energy source for liquefying, emulsifying or softening fatty tissue at the cutting windows inside the distal tip end of the cannula. The energy...
US20060264919 Endoscope with a flexible probe  
An endoscope with a flexible, multi-lumen catheter probe 1, a grip 3 provided at the proximal end of the probe, a control element 13 attached to the distal end of the probe and movably guided in...
US20060190006 Small bowel endoscope of ileus tube type that enables laser inspection and therapy  
A small bowel endoscopic system of an ileus tube type using a monolithic composite optical fiber that can be applied with an ileus tube employed to administer a contrast agent or the like to a...
US20090275931 Laser Applicator  
A laser applicator has a catheter (12) that contains a optical fiber and a lateral decoupling area at the distal end. The end section of the strand is preformed to a loop (16) the plane of which...
US20080215041 Cannula/optical fibre assembly and laser instrument including said assembly  
The assembly includes a cannula, which comprises an opening at a so-called distal extremity and electromagnetic radiation wave guiding means, which include an optical fibre introduced inside the...

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