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Jonathan D Root, Kevin Hahnen, Tracy D Maahs: Percutaneous catheter and guidewire for filtering during ablation of mycardial or vascular tissue. Scimed Life Systems, Compton Seager & Tufte, May 22, 2001: US06235044 (341 worldwide citation)

An ablation catheter system for capturing and removing necrotic tissue and thrombi generated during an ablative procedure is disclosed. The catheter typically includes an elongate member, a filtration assembly disposed within the distal region, and an ablation instrument at the distal end. Alternati ...


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Nagraj Koneripalli, Mark F Schulz, Lori P Engle, James M Jonza: Polypropylene card construction. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Compton Seager & Tufte, April 29, 2003: US06555213 (26 worldwide citation)

An image retaining card is disclosed. An image retaining card in accordance with the present invention may be utilized as an identification card, a driver's license, a passport, and the like. An image retaining card in accordance with the present invention comprises a substrate structure, a cov ...


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Thomas E Broome, Virgil Voeller, Mel Beulke, Anthony C Vrba: Multiple membrane embolic protection filter. Boston Scientific Scimed, Compton Seager & Tufte, January 27, 2009: US07481823 (5 worldwide citation)

An embolic protection filter having a plurality of filter membranes for collecting embolic debris within a body lumen is disclosed. An embolic protection filter in accordance with an exemplary embodiment of the present invention includes a first filter membrane coupled to an elongated member, a seco ...