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Alain Cribier: Value prosthesis for implantation in body channels. Edwards Lifesciences PVT, David L Hauser, William H Dippert, June 21, 2005: US06908481 (688 worldwide citation)

A valve prosthesis which is especially useful in the case of aortic stenosis and capable of resisting the powerful recoil force and to stand the forceful balloon inflation performed to deploy the valve and to embed it in the aortic annulus, comprises a collapsible valvular structure and an expandabl ...


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Alain Cribier: Methods of implanting a prosthetic heart valve within a native heart valve. Edwards Lifesciences PVT, David L Hauser, September 8, 2009: US07585321 (359 worldwide citation)

A valve prosthesis which is especially useful in the case of aortic stenosis and capable of resisting the powerful recoil force and to stand the forceful balloon inflation performed to deploy the valve and to embed it in the aortic annulus, comprises a collapsible valvular structure and an expandabl ...


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Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichu, Assaf Bash, Avraham Zakai: Implantable prosthetic valve. Edwards Lifesciences PVT, David L Hauser, July 1, 2008: US07393360 (279 worldwide citation)

A valve prosthesis device is disclosed suitable for implantation in body ducts. The device comprises support stent, comprised of a deployable construction adapted to be initially crimped in a narrow configuration suitable for catheterization through the body duct to a target location and adapted to ...


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Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichou, Assaf Bash: Paravalvular leak detection, sealing, and prevention. Edwards Lifesciences PVT, David L Hauser, October 2, 2007: US07276078 (271 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a series of new percutaneous concepts of paravalvular repairs including identifying the leak location, several repair techniques and finally built-in means for leak prevention, built on percutaneous valves. A catheter-delivered device locates cavities occurring between ...


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Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichou, Assaf Bash, Amit Tubishevitz: Device and method for assisting in the implantation of a prosthetic valve. Edwards Lifesciences PVT, David L Hauser, December 9, 2008: US07462191 (249 worldwide citation)

A system for percutaneously introducing a prosthetic valve into a patient's vasculature comprises a balloon dilatation catheter, a prosthetic valve mounted coaxial to the dilatation balloon, and a pusher member comprising a longitudinally extending tubular member encompassing the shaft of the cathet ...


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Brice Letac, Alain Cribier: Aortic valve prosthesis having natural tissue and an internal cover. Edwards Lifesciences PVT, David L Hauser, December 7, 2010: US07846204 (176 worldwide citation)

A prosthetic valve assembly for implantation within a native aortic valve using a catheterization technique. The prosthetic valve assembly includes a collapsible and expandable metallic frame. The frame is constructed to resist the recoil forces of the native aortic valve. The frame may be formed wi ...


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Alain Cribier: Implanting a stent valve prosthesis at the native aortic valve. Edwards Lifesciences PVT, David L Hauser, December 7, 2010: US07846203 (167 worldwide citation)

A valve prosthesis which is especially useful in the case of aortic stenosis and capable of resisting the powerful recoil force and to stand the forceful balloon inflation performed to deploy the valve and to embed it in the stenotic aortic annulus, comprises a collapsible valvular structure and an ...


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Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichou, Assaf Bash: Paravalvular leak detection, sealing and prevention. Edwards Lifesciences PVT, David L Hauser, December 8, 2009: US07628805 (87 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a series of new percutaneous concepts of paravalvular repairs including identifying the leak location, several repair techniques and finally built-in means for leak prevention, built on percutaneous valves. A catheter-delivered device locates cavities occurring between ...


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Brice Letac, Alain Cribier: Method of treating aortic stenosis using an implantable prosthetic valve. Edwards Lifesciences PVT, David L Hauser, November 15, 2011: US08057540 (63 worldwide citation)

A method of implanting a prosthetic valve in a stenosed aortic valve via a catheterization technique. A balloon catheter is advanced into a patient's vasculature and a balloon is expanded within the stenosed aortic valve to push aside the calcified leaflets. The prosthetic valve is then introduced i ...


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Spenser Benjamin, Benichu Netanel, Bash Assaf, Zakai Avraham: Implantable prosthetic valve. Edwards Lifesciences Pvt, May 6, 2009: EP2055266-A2 (44 worldwide citation)

A prosthetic device for replacing a deficient native aortic valve is disclosed, comprising: - a collapsible and expandable support stent formed of a shape memory alloy, - the support stent comprising a proximal stent portion (310) configured to expand to a first diameter and - an distal stent portio ...