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Amarpreet S Sawhney: In situ polymerizable hydrogels. Incept, Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen P A, November 16, 2004: US06818018 (495 worldwide citation)

Compositions and methods for forming hydrogels in situ through a combination of physical and chemical crosslinking processes are provided in which physical crosslinking is mediated by one or more natural or synthetic components that stabilize the a hydrogel-forming precursor solutions at a depositio ...


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Stephen Ramee, Farhad Khosravi, L N Hopkins: Integrated vascular device having thrombectomy element and vascular filter and methods of use. Incept, Nicola A Pisano, Fish & Neave, March 20, 2001: US06203561 (421 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are provided for use in removing thrombus from a vessel, wherein a vascular device comprises an thrombectomy element for excising or ablating thrombus and a vascular filter for capturing emboli generated during removal of the thrombus. The vascular filter comprises a support ho ...


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Farhad Khosravi, L N Hopkins: Vascular filter having articulation region and methods of use in the ascending aorta. Incept, Nicola A Pisano, Fish & Neave, April 16, 2002: US06371970 (381 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are provided for use in filtering emboli from a vessel such as the ascending aorta, wherein a vascular device comprises a support hoop having an articulation region connected near a distal end of an elongated member, a blood permeable sac affixed to the support hoop so that the ...


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Farhad Khosravi: Coiled sheet valve, filter or occlusive device and methods of use. Incept, Nicola A Pisano, Fish & Neave, April 24, 2001: US06221091 (371 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is provided comprising a coiled sheet having a plurality of flaps mounted on its interior surface that project radially inward into a lumen formed by the interior surface of the apparatus when it is deployed. The flaps lie parallel to the interior surface of the sheet during transluminal d ...


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Farhad Khosravi: Vascular device having one or more articulation regions and methods of use. Incept, Nicola A Pisano, Kenneth J Michlitsch, Fish & Neave, October 10, 2000: US06129739 (295 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are provided for use in filtering emboli from a vessel and performing thrombectomy and embolectomy, wherein a vascular device comprises one or more support hoops, each having an articulation region connected near a distal end of a guide wire, and a blood permeable sac affixed t ...


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Farhad Khosravi, Amr Salahieh, Jeff A Krolik, Jackson F Demond: Vascular device having one or more articulation regions and methods of use. Incept, Nicola A Pisano, Fish & Neave, January 30, 2001: US06179861 (293 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are provided for use in filtering emboli from a vessel and performing thrombectomy and embolectomy, wherein a vascular device comprises one or more support hoops, each having an articulation region connected near a distal end of a guide wire, and a blood permeable sac affixed t ...


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L N Hopkins, Farhad Khosravi, Amr Salahieh, Jackson F Demond, Jonah Lepak, Stephen Ramee, Jeff A Krolik, Richard Renati: Vascular device for emboli, thrombus and foreign body removal and methods of use. Incept, Crompton Seager & Tufte, April 8, 2003: US06544279 (270 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are provided for use in filtering emboli from a vessel and/or performing thrombectomy and embolectomy, wherein a vascular device comprises one or more support hoops connected near a distal end of a guide wire, each support hoop having an articulation region, and a blood permeab ...


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Amarpreet S Sawhney: Methods of using in situ hydration of hydrogel articles for sealing or augmentation of tissue or vessels. Incept, Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen P A, August 12, 2003: US06605294 (268 worldwide citation)

Pharmaceutically acceptable hydrogel polymers of natural, recombinant or synthetic origin, or hybrids thereof, are introduced in a dry, less hydrated, or substantially deswollen state and rehydrate in a physiological environment to undergo a volumetric expansion and to affect sealing, plugging, or a ...


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Jonah Lepak, Farhad Khosravi, Amr Salahieh: Delivery system for a vascular device with articulation region. Incept, Nicola A Pisano, Kenneth J Michlitsch, Fish & Neave, April 10, 2001: US06214026 (262 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are provided for use in deploying and retrieving a vascular device suited for filtering emboli from a vessel and performing thrombectomy and embolectomy. The vascular device comprises a support hoop having an articulation region connected near a distal end of a guide wire, and ...


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Amarpreet S Sawhney: Methods and apparatus for in situ formation of hydrogels. Incept, Nicola A Pisano, Fish & Neave, January 30, 2001: US06179862 (224 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus of forming in situ tissue adherent barriers are provided using a sprayer capable of applying two or more viscous crosslinkable components to tissue. The sprayer comprises separate spray nozzles for each of two or more crosslinkable solutions, with each nozzle surrounded by an a ...