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US20120203216 SYSTEMS, ASSEMBLIES, AND METHODS FOR TREATING A BRONCHIAL TREE  
Systems, assemblies, and methods to treat pulmonary diseases are used to decrease nervous system input to distal regions of the bronchial tree within the lungs. Treatment systems damage nerve...
US20130116677 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR TREATMENT OF PREMENSTRUAL DYSPHORIC DISORDERS  
An endoscopic procedure for the parasympathetic and sympathetic denervation of the nerves of the ovaries and uterus for management of endocrine dysphoric disorders. The tissues of selected...
US20140058372 TREATMENT FOR RENAL FAILURE  
A method of increasing renal function in a patient operates by stimulation of perivascular sympathetic nerves found in the vicinity of the hepatic portal vein and the hepatic artery. The method...
US20150223866 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR ABLATION OF THE RENAL PELVIS  
Apparatus, systems, and methods provide access to the renal pelvis of a kidney to treat renal nerves embedded in tissue surrounding the renal pelvis. Access to the renal pelvis may be via the...
US20130189301 Ablative immunotherapy  
The disclosure herein relates generally to immunotherapy and, more specifically, to the use of immunotherapy for treating tumors and pathogen infected tissues. The immunotherapy relates to first...
US20120165816 COMBINED ULTRASOUND AND HF SURGICAL SYSTEM  
The invention relates to a combined ultrasound and HF surgical system, including at least one ultrasound generator which operatively provides an excitation signal through which an ultrasound...
US20130006131 System and Method for Targeting Heart Rhythm Disorders Using Shaped Ablation  
Provided is a system and method to target a biological rhythm disorder, such as a heart rhythm disorder. The system and method include processing cardiac signals via a computing device to...
US20140052062 ADAPTABLE DEVICE FOR ELECTRICALLY ISOLATING PULMONARY VEINS IN ATRIAL FIBRILLATION  
Device for electrically isolating the pulmonary veins in atrial fibrillation for treatment thereof by means of ablation of a circumferential zone of tissue in a position where a pulmonary vein...
US20150065910 POTENTIAL DRIVEN ELECTROCHEMICAL MODIFICATION OF TISSUE  
The present invention relates to the use of electrochemistry to control and generate specific user defined chemical reactions in regions that may be defined by electrode placement and geometry. In...
US20110166568 NEUTRAL ELECTRODE DEVICE, ELECTROSURGICAL INSTRUMENT COMPRISING A CORRESPONDING NEUTRAL ELECTRODE DEVICE, CONTACT MEDIUM, AND USE OF A LATENT HEAT ACCUMULATOR FOR COOLING AN ELECTRODE  
In surgery using monopolar HF (high frequency), there is a constant risk of patients suffering burns at the neutral electrode. The problem stems from the fact that numerous methods have been...
US20110251604 NANO DISCHARGES IN LIQUIDS  
The present invention is direct to a nano-probe corona tool and uses thereof. A nano-probe corona tool is disclosed having a tip with a diameter in the nano-scale, typically around 100 nm. The...
US20130184697 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR NON-INVASIVE TREATMENT OF CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIAS  
A method for non-invasive treatment of cardiac arrhythmias is provided. The method includes acquiring body surface electrical signals at locations on a body surface of a living being from...
US20130317407 Energy-Delivery System and Method for Controlling Blood Loss from Wounds  
An energy delivery system for controlling blood loss is provided. The system includes an energy-activated patch configured for placement on tissue. The patch includes an energy-delivering layer...
US20150126978 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR LOCALIZED INHIBITION OF INFLAMMATION BY ABLATION  
Provided herein are methods, systems, and devices for increasing IL-10 expression, inhibiting inflammation, and treating inflammatory conditions using thermal ablation.
US20150111918 IMMUNE SYSTEM NEUROMODULATION AND ASSOCIATED SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
Methods for treating a patient using therapeutic immune system neuromodulation and associated devices, systems, and methods are disclosed herein. One aspect of the present technology is directed...
US20060036253 Implant device  
An implant and sleeve combination for at least partial insertion into a bone and/or cartilage. The implant includes a lower portion and the sleeve includes a cavity designed to at least partially...
US20150088111 RENAL NEUROMODULATION METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR TREATMENT OF HYPERALDOSTERONISM  
Methods for treating hyperaldosteronism with therapeutic renal neuromodulation and associated systems and methods are disclosed herein. One aspect of the present technology, for example, is...
US20070032784 TARGETED MUSCLE ABLATION FOR REDUCING SIGNS OF AGING  
A method and system for delivering energy to affect the signs of aging is described. Energy is delivered to a target volume of a muscle such that the energy creates a lesion in the target volume....
US20140052118 CATHETERS AND METHODS FOR INTRACARDIAC ELECTRICAL MAPPING  
A method and system capable of identifying ectopic foci, rotors, or conduction pathways involved in reentrant arrhythmias within cardiac tissue, and then treating identified ectopic foci, rotors,...
US20100222773 COATING SUITABLE FOR SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS  
A coating and devices using the coating are provided. The coating is applied in liquid form and dried or otherwise cured to form a durable adherent coating resistant to high temperatures and...
US20120197243 MULTI FREQUENCY AND MULTI POLARITY COMPLEX IMPEDANCE MEASUREMENTS TO ASSESS ABLATION LESIONS  
A method of assessing a tissue ablation treatment, including positioning a medical device adjacent a target tissue; measuring a first impedance magnitude a first frequency with the medical device;...
US20080161787 Anastomotic Outlet Revision  
A method is provided that involves endoscopically repairing or revising an anastomotic outlet previously formed in a portion of a patient's stomach as part of an earlier bariatric surgical...
US20100145327 SYSTEMS FOR TREATING A HOLLOW ANATOMICAL STRUCTURE  
A working end of a catheter includes at least one therapeutic element, such as a resistive heating element, usable to deliver energy for ligating, or reducing the diameter of, a hollow anatomical...
US20150112332 MODULATION OF NERVES INNERVATING THE LIVER  
According to some embodiments, a method of treating a subject having diabetes or symptoms associated with diabetes is provided. The method includes delivering a neuromodulation catheter within a...
US20140031807 Electromagnetic Shielding For An Electrosurgical Unit  
An electromagnetic shield apparatus is provided for an existing electrosurgical unit (ESU) including a pencil assembly and return pad assembly. The pencil assembly includes a pencil,...
US20150080481 Methods for renal neuromodulation  
Methods and apparatus are provided for treating contrast nephropathy, e.g., via a pulsed electric field, via a stimulation electric field, via localized drug delivery, via high frequency...
US20140039479 ENERGETIC MODULATION OF NERVES  
In some examples, nerves surrounding arteries or leading to organs are targeted with energy sources to correct or modulate physiologic processes. In some examples, different types of energy...
US20120078242 Attenuated RF Power for Automated Capsulorhexis  
A capsulorhexis apparatus includes a capsulorhexis probe configured for insertion into an eye through an incision and a pulse generator configured to deliver at least one radio-frequency (RF)...
US20070073283 Medical energy manipulation device and method  
An energy manipulation device and method provide a figurine representing at least a portion of a living body, one or more energy conduction elements located on or within the figurine to apply...
US20150080873 METHODS FOR THERAPEUTIC RENAL NEUROMODULATION  
Methods and apparatus are provided for treating hypertension, e.g., via a pulsed electric field, via a stimulation electric field, via localized drug delivery, via high frequency ultrasound, via...
US20140088561 Renal Neuromodulation for Treatment of Patients with Chronic Heart Failure  
A method and apparatus for treatment of heart failure, hypertension and renal failure by stimulating the renal nerve. The goal of therapy is to reduce sympathetic activity of the renal nerve....
US20140100460 VEIN CLOSURE AND INJECTION KITS AND METHODS  
Kits, apparatus, devices and methods for treating varicose veins caused by an incompetent venous junction (e.g., the saphenofemoral and/or saphenopopliteal junctions) are disclosed. The kits may...
US20150157389 BLADDER TISSUE MODIFICATION FOR OVERACTIVE BLADDER DISORDERS  
Regions of tissue having reduced electrical propagation are created in a bladder to affect its electrical or mechanical properties. To create these tissue regions, a tubular device is advanced...
US20150080885 METHODS FOR BILATERAL RENAL NEUROMODULATION  
Methods and apparatus are provided for bilateral renal neuromodulation, e.g., via a pulsed electric field, via a stimulation electric field, via localized drug delivery, via high frequency...
US20080009846 Electrosurgical return electrode with an involuted edge  
An electrosurgical return electrode is disclosed. The electrosurgical return electrode includes a conductive pad. The conductive pad includes a perimeter which has at least one involuted...
US20110166567 MONOPOLAR ELECTROSURGICAL RETURN ELECTRODE  
A monopolar electrosurgical return electrode to prevent unwanted thermal effects in monopolar electrosurgery, accomplished in one aspect by volumetric incorporation of temperature-resistive...
US20080253528 Low invasive technique using compton scattered x-ray visualizing, imaging, or information providing to differentiate at least some dissimilar matter  
One aspect relates to ablating an at least some matter of an at least a portion of an individual within an at least one prescribed desired ablating region at least partially responsive to at least...
US20060064082 Minimally invasive therapeutic system  
The present invention provides a system and method to non-invasively deliver a therapeutic amount of energy to a treatment site to fragment particulate material. More specifically, an external...
US20070156127 FOAM ELECTRODE AND METHOD OF USE THEREOF DURING TISSUE RESECTION  
Assemblies and methods are provided for resecting a portion of tissue to be removed (e.g., unhealthy tissue, such as cancerous tissue) from a portion of the tissue to be retained (e.g., healthy...
US20130338194 Predicting Atrial Fibrillation Recurrence by Protease and Protease Inhibitor Profiling  
Disclosed herein are methods of and systems for predicting recurrence of atrial fibrillation comprising protease and protease inhibitor profiling.
US20060189972 Method and device for uterine fibroid treatment  
Methods and devices for both imaging and treating uterine fibroid tumors in one real-time system are provided. One minimally invasive method comprises introducing a sheath into a uterus and...
US20100121317 Electrosurgical Power Control  
A method and apparatus include determining a value of a parameter associated with operation of an electrosurgical probe having a particular probe design, and determining whether the value of the...
US20090024118 Surgical Device For Bone Surgery  
A surgical device (1) for bone surgery including a body (2) able to be gripped by the user and a tip (3) mounted at the head of the body and set in vibration at a modulated ultrasonic frequency to...
US20070161981 Electrosurgical method and systems for treating glaucoma  
An electrosurgical method for treating open angle and narrow angle glaucoma, comprising positioning an active electrode in close proximity to a drainage angle of the eye, the active electrode...
US20050059972 Bone anchor prosthesis and system  
A prosthetic screw system that includes a prosthetic screw for at least partial insertion into a bone and/or cartilage. The prosthetic screw includes a head and a lower portion connected to the...
US20110238052 Shaped Circuit Boards Suitable for Use in Electrosurgical Devices and Rotatable Assemblies Including Same  
An electrosurgical instrument includes a housing having an elongated shaft extending therefrom and a rotatable member disposed on the housing and operably connected to the elongated shaft. The...
US20080033420 Methods for planning and performing thermal ablation  
A thermal ablation system is operable to perform thermal ablation using an x-ray system to measure temperature changes throughout a volume of interest in a patient. Image data sets captured by the...
US20070208331 Systems and methods of treatment within a gastrointestinal lumen  
A method includes identifying an area of interest within a gastrointestinal lumen based on a virtual imaging modality. Energy is applied using an external energy source directed at the area of...
US20130281997 METHOD FOR TREATMENT OF VT USING ABLATION  
A method and system for treating ventricular tachycardia (VT) by ablating scarred myocardial tissue containing a reentrant VT circuit. The method generally includes measuring electrical activity...
US20080269736 Autoclaveable handle with stripping mechanism to attach a disposable connecting cable  
Embodiments of a handle for use in a surgical tool that uses electricity is disclosed. In one embodiment, the handle is autoclaveable and reusable, and includes connections between an electrical...

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