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Dan Rottenberg, Ori Braun, Avraham Aba Zakay, Ascher Shmulewitz, Yoram Rozy, Gad Keren: Device and method for controlling in-vivo pressure. V Wave, Jones Day, Nicola A Pisano, Jaime D Choi, December 6, 2011: US08070708 (40 worldwide citation)

A differential pressure regulating device is provided for controlling in-vivo pressure in a body, and in particularly in a heart. The device may include a shunt being positioned between two or more lumens in a body, to enable fluids to flow between the lumens, and an adjustable flow regulation mecha ...


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Adel Aali: Wound shield for exudate management. Aalnex, Nicola A Pisano, Jaime D Choi, Jones Day, November 24, 2009: US07622629 (40 worldwide citation)

A wound shield for exudate management may include a conformable frame to circumscribe a wound. The conformable frame may be formed of material for absorbing wound exudate. Exudate absorbing material may also be one of two or more layers of material forming the conformable frame. The layers may be ar ...


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Gad Keren, Randy Kesten: Methods and apparatus for reducing localized circulatory system pressure. V Wave, Jones Day, Nicola A Pisano, Jaime D Choi, January 10, 2012: US08091556 (21 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for decreasing cardiac pressure in a patient by implanting a shunt communicating with an area outside a first portion, whereby a volume of blood sufficient to reduce pressure in a first portion is released. Preferably, the end diastolic pressure in the left ventricle is reduced ...


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Adel Aali, Raymond Barbuto: Systems and methods for protecting incisions. Aalnex, Jones Day, Nicola A Pisano, Jaime D Choi, August 28, 2012: US08252971 (17 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides systems and methods for protecting wounds, such as surgical incisions. In one embodiment, a dressing for protecting a wound includes: a support cushion configured to surround the wound, the support cushion having sidewalls defining a major axis and a minor axis, the su ...


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Daniel R Burnett: Implantable fluid management system for the removal of excess fluid. NovaShunt, Jones Day, Nicola A Pisano, Jaime D Choi, November 24, 2009: US07621886 (17 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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Gad Keren, Randy Kesten: Methods and apparatus for reducing localized circulatory system pressure. V Wave, Jones Day, Nicola A Pisano, Jaime D Choi, August 7, 2012: US08235933 (14 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to methods and apparatus for decreasing pressure in the left atrium of a patient by implanting a valved shunt through the atrial septum, whereby a volume of blood sufficient to reduce pressure in said left atrium is released to the right atrium.


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Ching Hung Ho, Stephen Wah Kwan Cheung, Roger Heering Miller, Juwen Wang: Interleaving multi-energy X-ray energy operation of a standing wave linear accelerator. Accuray, Jones Day, Nicola A Pisano, Jaime D Choi, October 9, 2012: US08284898 (13 worldwide citation)

The disclosure relates to systems and methods for interleaving operation of a standing wave linear accelerator (LINAC) for use in providing electrons of at least two different energy ranges, which can be contacted with x-ray targets to generate x-rays of at least two different energy ranges. The LIN ...


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Benjamin T Nordell, Peter S Edelstein, Simon W H Thomas: Peristaltic pump providing simplified loading and improved tubing kink resistance. Novasys Medical, Jones Day, Nicola A Pisano, Jaime D Choi, May 25, 2010: US07722338 (13 worldwide citation)

A peristaltic pump is provided that simplifies the loading of tubing and automatically self-centers the tubing relative to the pump wheel, wherein the pump includes an elongated arm having slotted pinch forks for engaging the tubing. The pinch forks are arranged substantially tangential to the pump ...


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Paul Dennis Treas, Roger Heering Miller: Magnetron powered linear accelerator for interleaved multi-energy operation. Accuray, Jones Day, Nicola A Pisano, Jaime D Choi, November 13, 2012: US08311187 (11 worldwide citation)

The disclosure relates to systems and methods for interleaving operation of a linear accelerator that use a magnetron as the source of electromagnetic waves for use in accelerating electrons to at least two different ranges of energies. The accelerated electrons can be used to generate x-rays of at ...


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John Paul Jaquish, Joseph Wesley McCoy, Paul Edward Jaquish: Systems and methods for administering an exercise program. Performance Health Systems, Jones Day, Brett A Lovejoy, Jaime D Choi, July 13, 2010: US07753825 (11 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for facilitating an isometric contraction exercise regimen for many subjects across a network are provided. One or more exercise constraints are developed for a subject as a function of the medical health information of the subject. The subject performs a plurality of isometric c ...