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Carl W Hennige, Stan DeMarta, Claudio I Zanelli: Annular array transducer. Focus Surgery, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, May 28, 1996: US05520188 (229 worldwide citation)

A transducer for use in a localization and therapeutic ultrasound system. The transducer of the present invention includes multiple elements that are driven separately. The elements operate together to focus a continuous wave ultrasound beam at a focal zone that is at a variable distance from the el ...


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Robert W Cribbs, Carl W Hennige: Method and apparatus for lipolytic therapy using ultrasound energy. Harry G Weissenberger Esq, June 6, 2000: US06071239 (215 worldwide citation)

Fat cells in a living patient are noninvasively destroyed without separating the skin from the body by applying to the fat layer high intensity focused ultrasound simultaneously in a multiplicity of discrete focal zones produced by a single transducer array. A novel phasing apparatus for producing a ...


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Carl W Hennige, Edward C Driscoll Jr: Probe for medical imaging and therapy using ultrasound. Focal Surgery, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, February 20, 1996: US05492126 (190 worldwide citation)

A probe for inspecting and treating an internal organ of a patient. The probe includes a tube having a proximal end and a distal end. The tube has a flexible portion near the distal end. A head is coupled to the flexible portion at the distal end of the tube. The head includes a HIFU transducer. The ...


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Narendra T Sanghvi, Francis J Fry, Carl W Hennige, Claudio I Zanelli: Ultrasound intensity determining method and apparatus. Focus Surgery, Barnes & Thornburg, February 23, 1999: US05873902 (102 worldwide citation)

A method of treatment by ultrasound comprises providing a first, ultrasound field intensity-to-voltage transducer sized for insertion into the vicinity of a treatment site and a second ultrasound treatment transducer. The free field intensities created by the second transducer in response to various ...


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Narendra T Sanghvi, Francis J Fry, Carl W Hennige, Claudio I Zanelli: Ultrasound intensity determining method and apparatus. Focus Surgery, Barnes & Thornburg, July 25, 2000: US06093883 (94 worldwide citation)

A method of treatment by ultrasound comprises providing a first, ultrasound field intensity-to-voltage transducer sized for insertion into the vicinity of a treatment site and a second ultrasound treatment transducer. The free field intensities created by the second transducer in response to various ...


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Warren Questo, Robert W Cribbs, Donna L Cribbs legal representative, Carl W Hennige: Sonic resonator system for testing the adhesive bond strength of composite materials. Sonipulse, Shirley L Church Esq, January 8, 2013: US08347723 (1 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein is a sonic resonator system for use in testing the adhesive bond strength of composite materials. Also disclosed herein are a method of calibrating the sonic resonator system to work with a particular composite bond joint, and a method of non-destructive testing the “pass-fail” of t ...


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Warren Questo, Robert W Cribbs, Carl W Hennige: Sonic resonator system which applies a rarefaction wave to a composite structure at a specific location to test bond strength. Sonipulse, Shirley L Church Esq, June 24, 2014: US08756997

Disclosed herein is a sonic resonator system for use in testing the adhesive bond strength of composite materials. Also disclosed herein are a method of calibrating the sonic resonator system to work with a particular composite bond joint, and a method of non-destructive testing the “pass-fail” of t ...


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Warren Questo, Claudio Zanelli, Carl W Hennige, Jason R Wetsel: Sonic resonator system for use in biomedical applications. Focus In Time, Shirley L Church Esq, July 15, 2014: US08776625

Disclosed herein is a sonic resonator system and a method of using the system which is useful in therapeutic, cosmetic or aesthetic, diagnostic, exploratory and other medical procedures, particularly where a relatively non-invasive procedure is needed. The sonic resonator system and its method of us ...


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Warren Questo, Claudio Zanelli, Carl W Hennige, Jason R Wetsel: Sonic resonator system for use in biomedical applications. Focus In Time, November 24, 2011: US20110288457-A1

Disclosed herein is a sonic resonator system and a method of using the system which is useful in therapeutic, cosmetic or aesthetic, diagnostic, exploratory and other medical procedures, particularly where a relatively non-invasive procedure is needed. The sonic resonator system and its method of us ...


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Warren Questo, Robert W Cribbs, Carl W Hennige, Donna L Cribbs: Sonic resonator system for testing the adhesive bond strength of composite materials. Sonipulse, November 24, 2011: US20110283767-A1

Disclosed herein is a sonic resonator system for use in testing the adhesive bond strength of composite materials. Also disclosed herein are a method of calibrating the sonic resonator system to work with a particular composite bond joint, and a method of non-destructive testing the “pass-fail” of t ...



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