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A steerable ablation catheter system suitable for radiofrequency ablation of intracardiac tissue comprises two parts: a disposable catheter shaft with a deflectable tip at the distal end of the shaft; and a handle with steering mechanisms, wherein the two parts are engaged and disengaged through a pair of the quick coupling and locking connecting units.

Title
Steerable ablation catheter system having disposable shaft
Application Number
9/295985
Publication Number
6221070 (B1)
Application Date
June 3, 1998
Publication Date
April 24, 2001
Inventor
Weng Kwen Raymond Chia
Irvine
CA, US
Hosheng Tu
Tustin
CA, US
Assignee
Irvine Biomedical
CA, US
IPC
A61N 1/05
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