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Anthony David Wondka: Methods, systems and devices for improving ventilation in a lung area. Breathe Technologies, Michele V Frank, Patton Boggs, September 15, 2009: US07588033 (84 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems and devices are described for new modes of ventilation in which specific lung areas are ventilated with an indwelling trans-tracheobronchial catheter for the purpose of improving ventilation and reducing hyperinflation in that specific lung area, and for redistributing inspired air ...


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Anthony David Wondka: Methods, systems and devices for desufflating a lung area. December 27, 2011: US08082921

Methods, systems and devices are described for temporarily or permanently evacuating stagnating air from a diseased lung area, typically for the purpose of treating COPD. Evacuation is accomplished by displacing the stagnant CO2-rich air with a readily diffusible gas using a transluminal indwelling ...


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Anthony David Wondka: Methods, systems and devices for improving ventilation in a lung area. Anthony David Wondka, January 13, 2005: US20050005936-A1

Methods, systems and devices are described for new modes of ventilation in which specific lung areas are ventilated with an indwelling trans-tracheobronchial catheter for the purpose of improving ventilation and reducing hyperinflation in that specific lung area, and for redistributing inspired air ...


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Anthony David Wondka: Methods, systems and devices for desufflating a lung area. Anthony D Wondka, February 3, 2005: US20050022809-A1

Methods, systems and devices are described for temporarily or permanently evacuating stagnating air from a diseased lung area, typically for the purpose of treating COPD. Evacuation is accomplished by displacing the stagnant CO2-rich air with a readily diffusible gas using a transluminal indwelling ...


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Anthony David Wondka: Methods, systems & devices for endobronchial ventilation and drug delivery. Anthony D Wondka, May 19, 2005: US20050103340-A1

Methods, systems and devices are described for Endobronchial Ventilation using an endobronchially implanted ventilator for the purpose of treating COPD, emphysema and other lung diseases. Endobronchial drug delivery is also described using an endobronchially implanted drug pump, for therapeutic trea ...


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Anthony David Wondka: Methods, Systems and Devices for Desufflating a Lung Area. Anthony David Wondka, February 16, 2012: US20120041361-A1

Methods, systems and devices are described for temporarily or permanently evacuating stagnating air from a diseased lung area, typically for the purpose of treating COPD. Evacuation is accomplished by displacing the stagnant CO2-rich air with a readily diffusible gas using a trans-luminal indwelling ...