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Robert E Fischell, David R Fischell, Tim A Fischell: Longitudinally elongating balloon expandable stent. Iso Stent, December 9, 1997: US05695516 (210 worldwide citation)

The present invention is designed to overcome several disadvantages of prior art balloon expandable stents. Specifically, the Butterfly Expandable To Honeycomb (BETH) stent described herein consists of a collection of circumferential (or vertical) arc structures and diagonal struts. These arcs and s ...


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David R Fischell, Tim A Fischell: Antithrombogenic radioactive coating for an intravascular stent. Iso Stent, March 3, 1998: US05722984 (198 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a coating material which has both antithrombogenic properties and contains an embedded radioisotope that makes the coating material radioactive As phosphorous 32 is emerging as the preferred isotope for vascular radioisotope stents, and phosphorylcholine has shown promise as an antithro ...