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Yegor Sinelnikov, Yong Zou, Reinhard Warnking, James Savage, Robert C Pacheco, Jaime Merino, Patrick David Lopath, John Hotmer, Todd Fjield: Cardiac ablation devices. Recor Medical, Jones Day, Nicola A Pisano, Christopher C Bolten, November 23, 2010: US07837676 (110 worldwide citation)

A cardiac ablation device treats atrial fibrillation by directing and focusing ultrasonic waves into a ring-like ablation region (A). The device desirably is steerable and can be moved between a normal disposition, in which the ablation region lies parallel to the wall of the heart for ablating a lo ...


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Jacques Seguin: Cardiac valve repair system and methods of use. Foley & Lardner, Nicola A Pisano, Christopher C Bolten, February 25, 2014: US08657872 (42 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for repairing or replacing a defective cardiac valve including an anchor having a double helix configured to engage the cardiac valve leaflets of a diseased or defective cardiac valve, and a replacement valve body disposed in an expandable stent configured to be di ...


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Jacques Seguin: Prosthetic leaflet assembly for repairing a defective cardiac valve and methods of using the same. Foley & Lardner, Christopher C Bolten, Nicola A Pisano, April 21, 2015: US09011523 (36 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for repairing or replacing a defective cardiac valve including a prosthetic leaflet assembly having an expandable frame with one or more anchors configured to engage a predetermined region of the defective cardiac valve in an expanded deployed state, and at least o ...


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Daniel R Burnett: Implantable fluid management device for the removal of excess fluid. Sequana Medical, Foley & Lardner, Nicola A Pisano, Christopher C Bolten, March 19, 2013: US08398577 (20 worldwide citation)

A device for removing fluid from a first bodily cavity and for directing that fluid into a second bodily cavity while avoiding risks of infection and, in one embodiment, excessive dehydration of the first bodily cavity. The device includes an uptake tube having a proximal end in fluid communication ...


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Adel Aali: Wound shield. Aalnex, Jones Day, Nicola A Pisano, Christopher C Bolten, October 19, 2010: US07816577 (18 worldwide citation)

A preformed wound shield includes a frame formed of one or more layers of suitable material and any suitable covering. Exudate absorbing or transporting material may also be one of two or more layers of material forming the frame.


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Dan Sachs: Muscle stimulator. Mainstay Medical, Foley & Lardner, Nicola A Pisano, Christopher C Bolten, April 23, 2013: US08428728 (17 worldwide citation)

An implantable medical device for treating the back of a patient. Stimulation energy is delivered to muscles or joint capsules or ligaments or nerve fibers to improve the heath of the back.


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Daniel R Burnett: Implantable fluid management system for the removal of excess fluid. NovaShunt, Jones Day, Nicola A Pisano, Christopher C Bolten, March 22, 2011: US07909790 (16 worldwide citation)

An implantable fluid management device, designed to drain excess fluid from a variety of locations in a living host into a second location within the host, such as the bladder of that host. The device may be used to treat ascites, chronic pericardial effusions, normopressure hydrocephalus, hydroceph ...


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Shoji Yuyama: Medicine cart. Yuyama Mfg, Jones Day, Christopher C Bolten, April 3, 2012: US08146753 (16 worldwide citation)

A medicine cart (1) is provided which includes a plurality of cassettes (10) which are upwardly open and each accommodate a plurality of medicine containers in an upright state in a row. The plurality of cassettes (10) are placed on a shelf plate (8) which can be drawn out of a main body (3) of the ...


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Daniel R Burnett, Gregory W Hall: Dialysis implant and methods of use. Sequana Medical, Jones Day, Nicola A Pisano, Christopher C Bolten, June 19, 2012: US08202248 (12 worldwide citation)

A device and methods for treating renal failure are disclosed. One embodiment of the device is an implantable peritoneal dialysis device. When in use, the device can have a semi-permeable reservoir implanted in the peritoneal cavity. The reservoir can receive blood waste and drain through one or mor ...


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Ayub Khattak, Clinton Sever: Systems and methods for detection and quantification of analytes. CUE, Foley & Lardner, Antoinette F Konski, Christopher C Bolten, July 21, 2015: US09086417 (11 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems, and methods for detecting molecules of interest within a collected sample are described herein. In certain embodiments, self-contained sample analysis systems are disclosed, which include a reusable reader component, a disposable cartridge component, and a disposable sample collect ...