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Yue Teh Jang, Stephen M Salmon, David A White, Rizza A Garcia: Catheter system having imaging, balloon angioplasty, and stent deployment capabilities, and method of use for guided stent deployment. Cardiovascular Imaging Systems, Lyon & Lyon, May 12, 1998: US05749848 (217 worldwide citation)

A catheter system has a balloon angioplasty device disposed about a common lumen near its distal end. The balloon catheter is pre-fitted with a stent which is deployed when the balloon is inflated. The common lumen is in communication with multiple lumens within a proximal region of the catheter bod ...


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William M Belef, Eric M DoBrava, Joseph D Farrell, Jaydeep Y Kokate, Daniel M LaFontaine, Brian J Lowe, Jonathan C Sell, Bradley F Slaker, David A White: Percutaneous bypass apparatus and method. SciMed Life Systems, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, November 5, 2002: US06475226 (152 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods for percutaneous translumenal minimally invasive coronary surgery, particularly bypass surgery involving the following basic steps: determining a proper location for treatment, navigating a suitable device to the treatment site, creating an extravascular opening and pathway, guid ...


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Thomas C Moore, Eric Williams, David A White, Donald S Mamayek, Donald Masters, Martin Belef, Veijo Soursa: Catheter assembly with distal end inductive coupler and embedded transmission line. SciMed Life System, Lyon & Lyon, June 12, 2001: US06245020 (119 worldwide citation)

A catheter assembly includes an elongate catheter body having a proximal end and a distal end with a drive cable disposed therein, the drive cable having a proximal end and a distal end, and rotatable relative to the catheter body. A first electro-magnetic element is disposed proximate the distal en ...


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David A White: Pipette device. Continental Laboratory Products, Brown Martin Haller & McClain, October 20, 1992: US05156811 (115 worldwide citation)

A hollow pipette member open at its opposite ends contains a plug of porous, hydrophobic material force fitted between its ends to define a liquid sample chamber between the plug and one end of the tube. At least a major portion of the pores of the plug material are impregnated with particles of a l ...


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David A White, Alfred E Williams: Catheher system having connectable distal and proximal portions. Scimed Life Systems, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, April 18, 2000: US06050949 (109 worldwide citation)

A vascular catheter system comprises a catheter body having a proximal and distal portion and a single common lumen therebetween. The catheter body includes a first connector secured to the distal end of the proximal portion and a second connector secured to the proximal end of the distal portion. T ...


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David A White, Linda H Lammerts van Bueren: Imaging gore loading tool. SciMed Life Systems, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, January 9, 2001: US06171234 (99 worldwide citation)

A tool for coaxially loading a flexible member into a lumen of a catheter. Typically, the flexible member is a flexible imaging core or similar device. The tool includes a body which has a connector, which connects the body to a hub located on the catheter. A pair of opposed rollers, disposed proxim ...


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Gabriel G Barna, Stephanie W Butler, Donald A Sofge, David A White: Virtual sensor based monitoring and fault detection/classification system and method for semiconductor processing equipment. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Mark A Valetti, Carl H Hoel, Richard L Donaldson, January 26, 1999: US05864773 (85 worldwide citation)

A virtual sensor based monitoring and fault detection/classification system (10) for semiconductor processing equipment (12) is provided. A plurality of equipment sensors (14) are each operable to measure a process condition and provide a signal representing the measured process condition. A plurali ...


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Gordon L McGregor, David A White: Fluid transfer device. E I Du Pont de Nemours and Company, February 28, 1989: US04808381 (84 worldwide citation)

A fluid transfer device having a cannula for piercing a stopper and a surrounding shroud to guide the cannula during piercing. The cannula is positioned parallel to and off-center from the shroud axis in a position opposite to the direction of the taper of the point of the cannula to compensate for ...


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Yue Teh Jang, Stephen M Salmon, David A White, Rizza A Garcia: Catheter system having imaging, balloon angioplasty, and stent deployment capabilities, and method of use for guided stent deployment. Cardiovascular Imaging Systems, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe, May 16, 2006: US07044964 (66 worldwide citation)

A catheter system has a balloon angioplasty device disposed about a common lumen near its distal end. The balloon catheter is pre-fitted with a stent which is deployed when the balloon is inflated. The common lumen is in communication with multiple lumens within a proximal region of the catheter bod ...


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Stephen M Salmon, John R McKenzie, David A White: Tracking tip for a work element in a catheter system. Cardiovascular Imaging Systems, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, October 17, 1995: US05458585 (65 worldwide citation)

The claimed invention provides an improved tracking tip for use with a work element in a catheter system having a flexible tubular catheter body. Use of a tracking tip according to the present invention will facilitate advancement of the work element within the catheter body and will substantially e ...