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Peter C Block, W Earl Anderson, David G Atteridge: Inflatable prosthetic cardiovascular valve for percutaneous transluminal implantation of same. Stetina Brunda Buyan, Raymond Sun, September 10, 1996: US05554185 (657 worldwide citation)

An inflatable prosthetic cardiovascular valve which is constructed so as to be initially deployable in a deflated "collapsed" configuration wherein the valve may be passed through the lumen of a cardiovascular catheter and subsequently inflated to an "operative" configuration so as to perform its in ...


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R C Quijano, Aws Nashef: Stent devices and support/restrictor assemblies for use in conjunction with prosthetic vascular grafts. Baxter International, Raymond Sun, March 11, 1997: US05609626 (350 worldwide citation)

Exovascular and endovascular stent devices and associated support/restrictor assemblies for use in conjunction with prosthetic vascular grafts, including venous valve grafts made from preserved bioprosthetic venous valves. Also disclosed are methods for preparing vascular grafts such as venous valve ...


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Gary S Roubin, Geoffrey Hamilton White, Sriram S Iyer, Russell J Redmond, Claude A Vidal: Non-Foreshortening intraluminal prosthesis. Cornerstone Devices, Raymond Sun, October 27, 1998: US05827321 (304 worldwide citation)

An intraluminal prosthesis is provided with a plurality of annular elements. Each annular element includes a plurality of struts and apices connected to form an annular configuration. Each annular element has a compressed state and an expanded state, and has a longitudinal dimension which is smaller ...


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William S Hodgson, Jagdish C Dhuwalia, Russell Pflueger: Dual coil guidewire with radiopaque distal tip. Baxter International, Raymond Sun, Debra Condino, September 13, 1994: US05345945 (285 worldwide citation)

A guidewire having a centrally located core wire about which is mounted a single outer helical coil spring. The core wire is typically longer than the outer helical coil spring, with the helical coil spring and core wire having common distal ends. The spring is brazed at both its distal and proximal ...


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Henry Nita: Ultra-sound catheter for removing obstructions from tubular anatomical structures such as blood vessels. Baxter International, Raymond Sun, Robert A Buyan, December 7, 1993: US05267954 (256 worldwide citation)

An ultrasound catheter for removing obstructions from tubular anatomic structures such as blood vessels, said catheter comprising an elongate flexible catheter body having an ultrasound transmission member or wire extending longitudinally therethrough. A distal head is formed on the distal end of th ...


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Charles Su, Phil Chang: Golf club head. Echelon Golf, Raymond Sun, July 7, 1998: US05776011 (245 worldwide citation)

A metalwood golf club head is provided by attaching three distinct stamped pieces: a face and hosel piece, a crown piece and a bottom piece. The hosel of the face and hosel piece has a diameter and a narrowed section adjacent the heel, the narrowed section having a width from the toe to heel directi ...


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Gary S Roubin, Geoffrey Hamilton White, Sriram S Iyer, Russell J Redmond, Claude A Vidal: Non-foreshortening intraluminal prosthesis. Endosystems, Raymond Sun, August 22, 2000: US06106548 (229 worldwide citation)

An intraluminal prosthesis is provided with a plurality of annular elements. Each annular element includes a plurality of struts and apices connected to form an annular configuration. Each annular element has a compressed state and an expanded state, and has a longitudinal dimension which is smaller ...


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Henry Nita, Russell Pflueger: Ultrasonic ablation device adapted for guidewire passage. Baxter International, Raymond Sun, August 30, 1994: US05342292 (228 worldwide citation)

An ultrasonic ablation device for effecting ultrasonic ablation of intravascular obstructions such as plaque or thrombi. The ultrasonic ablation device has a) an elongate catheter body, b) a wave guide or ultrasound transmission wire extending through the elongate catheter body, and c) a distal head ...


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Timothy C Mills, Henry Nita: Ultrasound catheter system having modulated output with feedback control. Baxter International, Raymond Sun, Stetina Brunda & Buyan, September 5, 1995: US05447509 (196 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for driving an ultrasound transducer coupled to an ultrasound transmission disposed within an elongate catheter has a modulated output and utilizes feedback control. A modulating signal varying in amplitude and continuous in duration modulates an ultrasound transducer drive si ...


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David J Danitz, David E Hegeman, Adam C Gold: Clamp having bendable shaft. Novare Surgical Systems, Raymond Sun, October 28, 2003: US06638287 (185 worldwide citation)

A clamp has a handle assembly, a gripping assembly having a pair of jaws that can be opened and closed to grip an element, and a shaft assembly. The shaft assembly has a flexible shaft having a proximal end that is operatively coupled to the handle assembly and a distal end that is operatively coupl ...