05817021 is referenced by 204 patents and cites 15 patents.

In a therapy apparatus and method for treating conditions of the heart and, particularly, of heart-proximate vessels with therapeutic ultrasound waves having a therapeutically effective region. The therapy apparatus generates therapeutic ultrasound waves with such an intensity that tissue modifications, particularly necrotization, are produced in the tissue located in the region of influence. The therapy apparatus preferably contains an ultrasound source that can be transesophageally applied.

Title
Therapy apparatus for treating conditions of the heart and heart-proximate vessels
Application Number
8/525747
Publication Number
5817021
Application Date
October 3, 1995
Publication Date
October 6, 1998
Inventor
Helmut Reichenberger
Eckental
DE
Agent
Hill & Simpson
Assignee
Siemens Aktiengesellschaft
DE
IPC
H61B 17/22
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