0347023-A2 is referenced by 61 patents and cites 2 patents.

A balloon dilatation catheter for use in percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty has a balloon having proximal (32) and distal (34) segments in which the proximal segment of the balloon (26) is smaller in diameter than the distal segment. The catheter is adapted for use in the "kissing balloon" technique. The smaller diameter proximal sections reduce the distension of the common artery and bifurcation where the kissing balloon technique is utilized.

Title
Side by side balloon cathether.
Application Number
EP19890303128 19890330
Publication Number
0347023 (A2)
Application Date
March 30, 1989
Publication Date
December 20, 1989
Inventor
Crittenden James F
Assignee
Bard C R
US
IPC
A61M 29/02
A61M 25/00
A61M 29/02
A61M 25/10
A61M 25/00
A61M 29/02
A61M 25/10
A61M 25/00
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