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Hakan Oral, Randell L Werneth, Thomas M Castellano, Christopher G Kunis: Atrial ablation catheter adapted for treatment of septal wall arrhythmogenic foci and method of use. Ablation Frontiers, Shay Glenn, December 23, 2008: US07468062 (51 worldwide citation)

An atrial ablation catheter with an electrode array particularly adapted to locate and ablate foci of arrhythmia which are required for sustained atrial fibrillation is provided. The array is easily deployed and retracted from the catheter, and presents a proximally oriented electrode array that can ...


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Gregory P Schmitz, Michael P Wallace, Jeffery L Bleich, Eric C Miller: Method, system, and apparatus for neural localization. Baxano, Shay Glenn, June 14, 2011: US07959577 (50 worldwide citation)

Described herein are devices, systems and methods for determining if a nerve is nearby a device or a region of a device. In general, a device for determining if a nerve is nearby a device includes an elongate body having an outer surface with one or more bipole pairs arranged on the outer surface. B ...


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David S Utley, Robert Garabedian, Michael P Wallace: Precision ablating method. Barrx Medical, Shay Glenn, August 16, 2011: US07997278 (50 worldwide citation)

Methods of ablating tissue in an alimentary tract are provided. The methods include advancing an ablation structure into an alimentary tract while supporting the ablation structure with an endoscope. The methods further include a step of moving at least part of the ablation structure with respect to ...


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Daniel H Kim, Mir A Imran: Methods for selective stimulation of a ganglion. Spinal Modulation, The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University, Shay Glenn, November 11, 2008: US07450993 (48 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments of the present invention provide stimulation systems, components and methods for stimulation of the spinal cord and the nervous system. Additional embodiments provide for selective stimulation and/or neuromodulation of one or more dorsal root ganglia through implantation of an elect ...


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Daniel H Kim, Mir A Imran: Methods for stimulating a dorsal root ganglion. Spinal Modulation, The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University, Shay Glenn, March 10, 2009: US07502651 (48 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments of the present invention provide stimulation systems and components for selective stimulation and/or neuromodulation of one or more dorsal root ganglia through implantation of an electrode on, in or around a dorsal root ganglia. Some other embodiments of the present invention provid ...


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Mark L Mathis, Leonard Kowalsky, David G Reuter, Cruz Beeson: Device and method for modifying the shape of a body organ. Cardiac Dimensions, Shay Glenn, December 25, 2007: US07311729 (47 worldwide citation)

An intravascular support device includes a support or reshaper wire, a proximal anchor and a distal anchor. The support wire engages a vessel wall to change the shape of tissue adjacent the vessel in which the intravascular support is placed. The anchors and support wire are designed such that the v ...


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Jeffery L Bleich, Edwin J Hlavka, Vahid Saadat, Steven A Spisak, David R Miller, James Yurchenco: Devices and methods for tissue modification. Baxano, Shay Glenn, June 5, 2012: US08192435 (46 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for selective surgical removal of tissue, e.g., for enlargement of diseased spinal structures. The current invention includes specific tools that enable safe tissue modification in epidural space, including a barrier that separates the area where tissue modificatio ...


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Christopher G Kunis, Thomas M Castellano, Marshall L Sherman, Randell L Werneth: Atrial ablation catheter and method of use. Ablation Frontiers, Shay Glenn, September 30, 2008: US07429261 (46 worldwide citation)

An atrial ablation catheter and methods for its use. The endocardial catheter includes an electrode array particularly adapted to locate and ablate foci of arrhythmia which are required for sustained atrial fibrillation is provided. The array is easily deployed and retracted from the catheter, and p ...


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James Monsees, Adam Bowen, Patrick Myall, Krista Hunter: Low temperature electronic vaporization device and methods. PAX Labs, Shay Glenn, August 9, 2016: US09408416 (46 worldwide citation)

Low temperature electronic vaporization devices and method are described herein for emulating smoking wherein the devices generate an aerosol for inhalation by a subject by heating a viscous material that can have a tactile response in the mouth or respiratory tract.


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John Wardle, Andrew T Schieber, Kenneth M Galt: Ocular implants and methods for delivering ocular implants into the eye. Ivantis, Shay Glenn, April 23, 2013: US08425449 (46 worldwide citation)

An ocular implant is provided. In some embodiments, the ocular implant includes a body that is curved about a longitudinal central axis and a distal body portion that defines a longitudinal channel including a channel opening. The implant is sized and configured such that the ocular implant assumes ...