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Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichu, Assaf Bash, Avraham Zakai: Implantable prosthetic valve. Percutaneous Valve Technologies, William H Dippert, Reed Smith, May 4, 2004: US06730118 (771 worldwide citation)

A valve prosthesis device is disclosed suitable for implantation in body ducts. The device comprises a support stent, comprised of a deployable construction adapted to be initially crimped in a narrow configuration suitable for catheterization through the body duct to a target location and adapted t ...


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Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichu, Assaf Bash, Avraham Zakai: Implantable prosthetic valve. Percutaneous Valve Technologies, David L Hauser, William H Dippert, May 17, 2005: US06893460 (692 worldwide citation)

A valve prosthesis device is disclosed suitable for implantation in body ducts. The device comprises support stent, comprised of a deployable construction adapted to be initially crimped in a narrow configuration suitable for catheterization through the body duct to a target location and adapted to ...


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Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichu, Assaf Bash, Avraham Zakai: Implantable prosthetic valve. Edwards Lifesciences PVT, David L Hauser, July 1, 2008: US07393360 (279 worldwide citation)

A valve prosthesis device is disclosed suitable for implantation in body ducts. The device comprises support stent, comprised of a deployable construction adapted to be initially crimped in a narrow configuration suitable for catheterization through the body duct to a target location and adapted to ...


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Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichou, Assaf Bash: Paravalvular leak detection, sealing, and prevention. Edwards Lifesciences PVT, David L Hauser, October 2, 2007: US07276078 (271 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a series of new percutaneous concepts of paravalvular repairs including identifying the leak location, several repair techniques and finally built-in means for leak prevention, built on percutaneous valves. A catheter-delivered device locates cavities occurring between ...


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Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichu, Assaf Bash, Avraham Zakai: Implantable prosthetic valve. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, David L Hauser, Guy Cumberbatch, March 31, 2009: US07510575 (270 worldwide citation)

A valve prosthesis device is disclosed suitable for implantation in body ducts. The device comprises a support stent, comprised of a deployable construction adapted to be initially crimped in a narrow configuration suitable for catheterization through the body duct to a target location and adapted t ...


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Leonid Monassevitch, Benjamin Spenser, Michael Arad, Ronen Ne eman: Intussusception and anastomosis apparatus. NiTi Medical Technologies, Pearne & Gordon, August 22, 2006: US07094247 (250 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for intratubular intussusception and anastomosis of a hollow organ portion including a cylindrical enclosure, coaxial intratubular intussusception device, for intussusception and clamping means. The apparatus also includes an intratubular anastomosis apparatus for joining organ portions af ...


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Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichou, Assaf Bash, Amit Tubishevitz: Device and method for assisting in the implantation of a prosthetic valve. Edwards Lifesciences PVT, David L Hauser, December 9, 2008: US07462191 (249 worldwide citation)

A system for percutaneously introducing a prosthetic valve into a patient's vasculature comprises a balloon dilatation catheter, a prosthetic valve mounted coaxial to the dilatation balloon, and a pusher member comprising a longitudinally extending tubular member encompassing the shaft of the cathet ...


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Stanton J Rowe, Larry Wood, Henry Bourang, George Bakis, Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichou, Yaron Keidar, Assaf Bash: Methods for rapid deployment of prosthetic heart valves. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Rajiv Yadav Esq, Guy Cumberbatch Esq, May 4, 2010: US07708775 (186 worldwide citation)

A two-stage or component-based valve prosthesis that can be quickly and easily implanted during a surgical procedure is provided. The prosthetic valve comprises a support structure that is deployed at a treatment site. The prosthetic valve further comprises a valve member configured to be quickly co ...


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Gad Keren, Ascher Shmulewitz, Benjamin Spenser, Michael Arad, Randy J Kesten, Sophia Pesotchinsky, Michael H Rosenthal, Andrew W Kramer, Sam G Payne: Apparatus and methods for treating congestive heart disease. FlowMedica, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, February 26, 2008: US07335192 (149 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for treating congestive heart by actively or passively enhancing perfusion to the renal arteries. A first embodiment comprises a specially configured balloon catheter and extracorporeal pump, wherein the pump operates in a “once-through” fashion or alternating volu ...


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Leonid Monassevitch, Benjamin Spenser, Michael Arad, Ronen Ne eman: Intratubular anastomosis apparatus. NiTi Medical Technologies, Pearne & Gordon, April 26, 2005: US06884250 (132 worldwide citation)

An intratubular anastomosis apparatus for joining organ portions of a hollow organ after intussusception which includes an anastomosis ring, and a crimping support element. The anastomosis ring includes a length of a wire formed of a shape memory alloy for crimping adjacent organ portions against th ...