07296577 is referenced by 84 patents and cites 247 patents.

A medical apparatus and method for remodeling a mitral valve annulus adjacent to the coronary sinus includes an elongate body having a proximal end and a distal end. The elongate body is movable from a first, flexible configuration for transluminal delivery to at least a portion of the coronary sinus to a second configuration for remodeling the mitral valve annulus.

Title
Transluminal mitral annuloplasty with active anchoring
Application Number
10/634643
Publication Number
7296577 (B2)
Application Date
August 5, 2003
Publication Date
November 20, 2007
Inventor
Jan Lau
Windsor
CA, US
Matthew Birdsall
Santa Rosa
CA, US
David Taylor
Lake Forest
CA, US
Randall Lashinski
Santa Rosa
CA, US
Agent
David L Hauser
Assignee
Edwards Lifescience
CH
IPC
A61F 2/06
A61B 17/00
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