05196024 is referenced by 332 patents and cites 14 patents.

A device and method for dilation or recanalization of a diseased vessel by use of a balloon catheter with cutting edges to make longitudinal cuts in the vessel wall is described. The diameter of the vessel increased without the subsequent secondary cellular proliferation or restenosis in the vessel caused by conventional angioplasty methods.

Title
Balloon catheter with cutting edge
Application Number
7/547957
Publication Number
5196024
Application Date
July 3, 1990
Publication Date
March 23, 1993
Inventor
Peter I Barath
W. Hollywood
CA, US
Agent
Lyon & Lyon
Assignee
Cedars Sinai Medical Center
CA, US
IPC
A61M 25/10
A61B 17/32
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