0234951-A1 is referenced by 63 patents and cites 5 patents.

Catheter apparatus provides for high resolution intravascular imaging to assist indovascular lesions and to monitor the results of interventional therapy. An ultrasonic transducer (52) is carried by the distal end of a catheter adapted for insertion into a vessel, and either the transducer or another element is rotated and/or moved longitudinally relative to the catheter to image different portions of the vessel.

Title
Catheter apparatus.
Application Number
EP19870301757 19870227
Publication Number
0234951 (A1)
Application Date
February 27, 1987
Publication Date
September 2, 1987
Inventor
Yock Paul G
US
Assignee
Cardiovascular Imaging Systems
US
IPC
A61B 17/22
A61B 08/12
A61B 17/22
A61B 08/12
A61B 17/22
A61B 08/12
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