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US20120303011 Catheters and Methods for Identification and Treatment of Bodily Passages  
Catheters useful in the identification and treatment of bodily passages, such as sinus cavities, are provided. A catheter includes an elongate main body defining an inflation lumen and an optic...
US20150173927 MULTI-PIECE JOINT GUARD  
A protective patella guard adapted for use with a knee brace having upper and lower frame members. The protective patella guard including an upper cup element coupled to the upper frame member, a...
US20090118656 ORTHOPEDIC DEVICE HAVING ANTEROPOSTERIOR ARTICULATION  
An orthopedic device in the form of an unloading osteoarthritic knee brace has proximal and distal frame members with a flexion-extension hinge positioned between the proximal and distal frame...
US20090281531 INTERVENTIONAL AND THERAPEUTIC ELECTROMAGNETIC ENERGY SYSTEMS  
Output optical energy pulses having relatively high energy magnitudes and short durations are combined with optical energy pulses having relatively low energy magnitudes and long durations.
US20130123769 Distance Estimation Between a Fiber End and a Tissue Using Numerical Aperture Modulation  
A system and method of estimating a distance between the distal end of an optical fiber and treated tissue, to improve treatment efficiency, is provided herein. The estimation is achieved by...
US20130006230 HYPERTHERMIA TREATMENT AND PROBE THEREFOR  
A probe that emits energy to coagulate lesions is disclosed. The probe is constructed and arranged to emit light from its distal end, either at an angle to its longitudinal axis, or along its...
US20110319879 BONE CUTTING DEVICE  
To provide a bone cutting device capable of selectively cutting only a bone easily and quickly, the device of the present invention is adapted to cut a bone by irradiating with a laser beam and...
US20070208329 Ablative treatment of atrial fibrillation via the coronary sinus  
Ablation instruments and techniques are disclosed for accessing portions of the heart wall via the coronary sinus. While shielding the major portion of the sinus and/or the circumflex coronary...
US20130144282 FIBER OPTIC PHOTOTHERAPY DEVICES INCLUDING LED LIGHT SOURCES  
Phototherapy devices for phototherapy treatment of a patient include a light emitter for emitting light received from a light source. Means may be provided for altering the amount of power to the...
US20070112343 Surgical tip device with retractable sheath and methods for using same  
A surgical tip device, that generally includes a proximal handle; a distal surgical member, having a surgical tip, and at least temporarily fixed to the handle; and a retractable sheath that at...
US20080221579 APPARATUS TO TRACE AND CUT A TENDON OR OTHER LATERALLY EXTENDED ANATOMICAL STRUCTURE  
A harvesting apparatus is disclosed for harvesting anatomical structures such as tendons, fine muscles, nerves and blood vessels, where the apparatus includes an elongate member having two...
US20090270907 Retrievable urethra sparing prosthetic stent and kidney stone intervention system  
The present invention provides devices, a system, and a method for removing kidney stones from the urinary system of a patient with reduced pain and expenses. The system includes expandable,...
US20120150164 Methods and System for Image Guided Cell Ablation with Microscopic Resolution  
The invention provides systems and method for the removal of diseased cells during surgery.
US20110087203 SYSTEM FOR IMPROVING DIASTOLIC DYSFUNCTION  
An elastic structure is introduced percutaneously into the left ventricle and attached to the walls of the ventricle. Over time the structure bonds firmly to the walls via scar tissue formation....
US20050222558 Methods of cardiac ablation employing a deflectable sheath catheter  
The present invention provides devices and methods for the treatment of atrial fibrillation. In one embodiment method for treatment of atrial fibrillation is provided that includes positioning a...
US20080015449 Fiberoptic laser Doppler probe  
A laser Doppler flowmetry probe and method for monitoring blood flow in a locus of a tissue medium proximately located at the distal end, the probe having a proximal and distal end and comprising:...
US20050222557 Deflectable sheath catheters  
The present invention provides devices and methods for the treatment of atrial fibrillation. In one embodiment a deflectable sheath catheter includes an elongate catheter body having proximal and...
US20100100086 SATELLITE-PLATFORMED ELECTROMAGNETIC ENERGY TREATMENT DEVICE  
A satellite platform facilitates the dividing of a laser system into functional modules, and operates to provide one or more of the functional modules directly into (e.g., closer toward) a user's...
US20090163901 SMART PEDICLE TOOL  
Various methods and devices are provided for navigating through bone. In one embodiment, a bone navigation device is provided and includes a bone penetrating member configured to be implanted in...
US20130317491 ABLATION CATHETER  
In order to sufficiently cauterize a target site existing in a deep portion of a cardiac muscle tissue even in the case where the fat layer attached to an epicardium is thick or where the cardiac...
US20080009844 Device for Laser Surgery  
The invention refers to a device for laser surgery comprising a laser and means for coupling laser light of the laser into an optical fiber, wherein the laser is a solid-state layer, which may...
US20120029429 STERILE DISPOSABLE REMOTE PNEUMATIC ACTUATORS  
The various embodiments of the present invention relate to remote pneumatic (bellows-action) actuators for switching applications, which are preferably sterile and/or disposable. When compressed,...
US20050288653 Apparatus and method for soft tissue ablation employing high power diode-pumped laser  
The present invention discloses a high power diode-pumped laser for laser ablation of soft tissue. The present invention contemplates to operate the high power diode-pumped solid-state laser at a...
US20080287933 Multifiber Instrument for Contact Laser Surgery  
The surgical instrument comprises a handpiece (1), associated with which is a tip (5) forming a wave guide and terminating with an operating end, intended to act on the tissues and from which a...
US20090299354 CARDIAC ABLATION CATHETERS FOR FORMING OVERLAPPING LESIONS  
Methods and instruments are disclosed for creating lesions in tissue, especially cardiac tissue, for treatment of arrhythmias and the like, by employing an elastic balloon and an energy emitter,...
US20060058778 Novel compounds  
It comprises a tubular body adapted for allowing an optical fibre to be passed through the inside and which comprises a gripping area and an application area. It is provided with integrated smoke...
US20070179488 Diffuser assembly for controlling a light intensity profile  
A diffusive tip assembly for controlling a light intensity profile during a medical procedure is provided. The diffusive tip assembly includes an optical fiber including a core and a diffuser tip...
US20080177255 THERAPEUTIC COIFFURING INSTRUMENT  
A therapeutic coiffuring instrument has a light source disposed with the therapeutic coiffuring instrument to produce light selected to produce therapeutic effects to scalp and hair. Elongate...
US20090182225 Safety Marked Fibers and Catheters  
A device and method are presented that allow for accurate insertion, positioning and withdrawal of a laser fiber/catheter for minimally invasive laser treatment by utilizing a single mark in the...
US20050273090 Methods and devices for directionally ablating tissue  
Ablation instruments and methods are disclosed for ablating diseased tissue such as cardiac tissue. The method includes introducing a flexible elongate member into a predetermined tissue site with...
US20140025054 Endoscopic Ultrasound Ablation Needle  
A radiofrequency tissue ablation device includes an elongate outer cannula having proximal and distal ends and an intermediate length therebetween where a longitudinal region of the intermediate...
US20060142744 Identification connector for a medical laser handpiece  
An identification connector is disclosed that provides a link between a laser housing and a laser handpiece. The connector integrates a laser delivery guide with ancillary connections and provides...
US20100004645 INVASIVE DUAL-WAVELENGTH LASER ACUPUNCTURE  
An invasive laser acupuncture includes a first semiconductor laser connected to a first optical fiber acupuncture and providing red-based laser beam with the first optical fiber acupuncture; a...
US20090187175 Disposable Hand Piece for Dental Surgical Laser  
A disposable hand piece can be attached at the end of a laser beam delivery assembly. The hand piece can be longitudinally tapered and generally wedge-shaped in its width and slightly bent so as...
US20110144630 Fiber optic device with controlled reuse  
A fiber optic device includes an optical fiber passing through a handpiece that defines an internal passageway with an apertured endwall at a distal end of the passageway. A portion of the optical...
US20060084952 Device for the irradiation of the ciliary body of the eye  
A device is disclosed for the localized irradiation of the whole or a large part of the ciliary body of an eye. The device includes one or more optical sources and a system for the delivery of a...
US20130253490 CATHETER ARRANGEMENT  
At least one embodiment of the invention relates to a catheter arrangement comprising a catheter with a proximal section and a distal section, to measure a force acting on the distal section and...
US20100004642 Selectively bendable laser fiber for surgical laser probe  
A surgical laser probe includes a handpiece having a proximal end for receiving an optical fiber into a centrally located throughhole, and a distal end through which the centrally located...
US20060111696 Malleable ophthalmic surgery tubing  
A length of malleable tubing has opposite proximal and distal ends, with the proximal end being adapted for connection to a surgical light source or a surgical fluid source, and the distal end...
US20050065504 Guided cardiac ablation catheters  
Guided ablation instruments are disclosed for creating lesions in tissue, especially cardiac tissue for treatment of arrhythmias, including atrial fibrillation. In one aspect of the invention, a...
US20140039475 STEERABLE LASER PROBE  
A steerable laser probe may include a handle having a handle distal end and a handle proximal end, a plurality of actuation controls of the handle, a flexible housing tube having a flexible...
US20120191021 Diagnostic and Feedback Control System for Efficacy and Safety of Laser Application for Tissue Reshaping and Regeneration  
The efficacy and safety of laser medical treatments are ensured by performing a combination of measurement techniques to examine tissue properties in order to control characteristics of the laser...
US20050027288 Laser operation apparatus  
There is provided a laser operation apparatus capable of emitting suitable laser light having a uniformed light intensity distribution. A fiber vibrating device is fit to a portion of an optical...
US20060106374 Expendable optical waveguide with use-tracking feature  
An expendable optical fiber suitable for use in endoscopic medical treatments with a variety of light sources is described. The inventive fiber has means for determining the fiber's cumulative use...
US20140088576 STEERABLE LASER PROBE  
A steerable laser probe may include a handle having a handle distal end and a handle proximal end, an actuation control of the handle, a housing tube having a housing tube distal end and a housing...
US20090048588 Side-Firing Fiber Delivery Device with Active Cooling Cap  
A medical laser system and related methods of utilizing cooling within and around an optical fiber tip to prevent premature failure of the optical fiber. The optical fiber is surrounded by...
US20110040287 SURGICAL LIPOSUCTION INSTRUMENT WITH RADIANT ENERGY SOURCE  
A cannula for a liposuction device includes an energy source for liquefying, emulsifying or softening fatty tissue near a tip end. The energy source can provide laser energy through a fiber optic...
US20080114343 Skeletal muscle revascularization  
Methods for the treatment of ischemic limbs. An energy source, which will typically be a laser energy source deployed through an optic fiber, is deployed subcutaneously to a site of ischemic...
US20080287941 TAPERED FUSED WAVEGUIDE FOR TEETH WHITENING  
A radiation emitting apparatus is disclosed that emits a substantially homogenous beam of radiation from an irregularly shaped output end. As described herein, a radiation emitting apparatus...
US20090275935 CANNULA ENCLOSING RECESSED WAVEGUIDE OUTPUT TIP  
A cannula includes a proximal end, a distal end, and a cannula axis extending between the proximal end and the distal end. A lumen is disposed along at least a portion of the cannula between the...

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