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Stephen J Kleshinski: Anastomosis device. Nitinol Medical Technologies, Daniel W Sixbey, Sixbey Friedman Leedom & Ferguson, May 26, 1998: US05755778 (459 worldwide citation)

A unitary anastomosis device for use in forming a graft between two body members is provided which includes a body member of fluid impervious vessel compatible material formed to define at least one elongate chamber having at least two spaced open ends. The outer surface of the body member carries a ...


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Morris Simon, Stephen J Kleshinski, Thomas F Kinst: Removable embolus blood clot filter. Nitinol Medical Technologies, Daniel W Sixbey, Sixbey Friedman Leedom & Ferguson P C, September 23, 1997: US05669933 (367 worldwide citation)

A blood clot filter which is collapsible toward a central longitudinal axis into a collapsed configuration for insertion into a blood vessel and which is radially expandable outwardly from the longitudinal axis to an expanded configuration for contact with the inner wall of the blood vessel at two l ...


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Stephen J Kleshinski: Free standing filter. NMT Medical, Daniel W Sixbey, Nixon Peabody, June 12, 2001: US06245012 (270 worldwide citation)

A free standing filter is provided with a filter body having an elongate guidewire receiving member extending centrally therethrough to define an open ended channel configured to receive a plurality of different sized guidewires. An expandable and contractible frame surrounds the elongate guidewire ...


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Morris Simon: Daisy occluder and method for septal defect repair. Daniel W Sixbey, Sixbey Friedman Leedom & Ferguson PC, April 21, 1998: US05741297 (269 worldwide citation)

The star occluder includes a frame formed from a first plurality of arms extending radially in a first plane and a second plurality of arms extending radially in a second plane which is spaced from and substantially parallel to the first plane. Loop joinder legs extend between the base ends of the f ...


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Morris Simon, Stephen J Kleshinski, Thomas F Kinst: Removable embolus blood clot filter. Nitinol Medical Technologies, Daniel W Sixbey, Sixbey Friedman Leedom & Ferguson, November 17, 1998: US05836968 (242 worldwide citation)

A blood clot filter which is collapsible toward a central longitudinal axis into a collapsed configuration for insertion into a blood vessel and which is radially expandable outwardly from the longitudinal axis to an expanded configuration for contact with the inner wall of the blood vessel at two l ...


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Stephen J Kleshinski: Vessel implantable shape memory appliance with superelastic hinged joint. Nitinol Medical Technologies, Daniel W Sixbey, Sixbey Friedman Leedom & Ferguson, July 7, 1998: US05776162 (236 worldwide citation)

A medical appliance of shape memory material is provided for implantation in a vascular passageway for engagement with the walls of the passageway. The appliance includes a body formed of thermal shape memory material having a temperature transformation level below which the body is in a martensitic ...


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Frank Bonadio: Access port device for use in surgery. Gaya, Daniel W Sixbey, Sixbey Friedman Leedom & Ferguson PC, September 8, 1998: US05803921 (189 worldwide citation)

An access port device (40) for use in surgery is provided which comprises a sleeve (41,42) having an exit opening located at a distal end thereof for insertion into an incision made in a patient's body, the exit opening allowing access to the patient's body cavity. The device (40) also includes exit ...


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Stephen J Kleshinski, Morris A Simon, Dmitry Rabkin: Stent and method and apparatus for forming and delivering the same. Nitinol Medical Technologies, Daniel W Sixbey, Sixbey Friedman Leedom & Ferguson, May 11, 1999: US05902317 (185 worldwide citation)

A stent comprising a wire skeletal frame, the frame being adapted to assume a first condition in which the frame is relatively rigid and substantially tubular in configuration and a second condition in which the frame is flexible, of reduced stress, and collapsible, such that in the second condition ...


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Adrian C Ravenscroft, Stephen J Kleshinski: Removable embolus blood clot filter. Nitinol Medical Technologies, Daniel W Sixbey, Sixbey Friedman Leedom & Ferguson, December 28, 1999: US06007558 (181 worldwide citation)

A blood clot filter which is collapsible toward a central longitudinal axis into a collapsed configuration for insertion into a blood vessel and which is radially expandable outwardly from the longitudinal axis to an expanded configuration for contact with the inner wall of the blood vessel at two l ...


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Stephen J Kleshinski: Anastomosis Device. Nitinol Medical Technologies, Daniel W Sixbey, Sixbey Friedman Leedom & Ferguson, July 13, 1999: US05921995 (151 worldwide citation)

A unitary anastomosis device for use in forming a graft between two body members is provided which includes a body member of fluid impervious vessel compatible material formed to define at least one elongate chamber having at least two spaced open ends. The outer surface of the body member carries a ...