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Fernando Gonzalez, Srinivasan Sridharan, Delma M Blankenship: Method of making an expandable medical device formed of a compacted porous polymeric material. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Fulwider Patton Lee & Utecht, March 8, 2005: US06863757 (29 worldwide citation)

A method of making a catheter balloon or other expandable tubular medical device or component thereof formed of a compacted porous polymeric material, in which a tube of porous polymeric material is axially compacted, preferably without increasing the outer diameter of the tube, by positioning heat ...


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Delma M Blankenship, Jeong S Lee: Method of making a catheter balloon using a polyimide covered mandrel. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Fulwider Patton Lee & Utecht, April 12, 2005: US06878329 (15 worldwide citation)

A method of making a catheter balloon or other tubular medical device or component, in which a sheet of polymeric material is wrapped on a mandrel and heated to fuse sections of the wrapped sheet together to form a tube. The mandrel has a metallic core and a jacket on an outer surface of the metalli ...


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Delma M Blankenship: Balloon catheter having a balloon with a thickened wall portion. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Fulwider Patton, January 1, 2008: US07314588 (13 worldwide citation)

A balloon catheter having a balloon with a thickened wall portion extending along at least a portion of the working length section of the balloon in a noninflated configuration. The balloon has a first layer formed of a first polymeric material and a second layer formed of a second, different polyme ...


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Delma M Blankenship: Balloon catheter having a balloon with a thickened wall portion. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Fulwider Patton, March 14, 2006: US07011646 (9 worldwide citation)

A balloon catheter having a balloon with a thickened wall portion extending along at least a portion of the working length section of the balloon in a noninflated configuration. The balloon has a first layer formed of a first polymeric material and a second layer formed of a second, different polyme ...


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Delma M Blankenship: Balloon catheter having a balloon with a thickened wall portion. Fulwider Patton Lee & Utecht, Howard Hughes Center, December 30, 2004: US20040267197-A1

A balloon catheter having a balloon with a thickened wall portion extending along at least a portion of the working length section of the balloon in a noninflated configuration. The balloon has a first layer formed of a first polymeric material and a second layer formed of a second, different polyme ...


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Delma M Blankenship, Jeong S Lee: Method of making a catheter balloon using a polyimide covered mandrel. Fulwider Patton Lee & Utecht, Howard Hughes Center, February 5, 2004: US20040020586-A1

A method of making a catheter balloon or other tubular medical device or component, in which a sheet of polymeric material is wrapped on a mandrel and heated to fuse sections of the wrapped sheet together to form a tube. The mandrel has a metallic core and a jacket on an outer surface of the metalli ...


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Fernando Gonzalez, Srinivasan Sridharan, Delma M Blankenship: Method of making an expandable medical device formed of a compacted porous polymeric material. Fulwider Patton Lee & Utecht, Howard Hughes Center, June 9, 2005: US20050121824-A1

A method of making a catheter balloon or other expandable tubular medical device or component thereof formed of a compacted porous polymeric material, in which a tube of porous polymeric material is axially compacted, preferably without increasing the outer diameter of the tube, by positioning heat ...


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Delma M Blankenship: Balloon catheter having a balloon with a thickened wall portion. Fulwider Patton, May 18, 2006: US20060106337-A1

A balloon catheter having a balloon with a thickened wall portion extending along at least a portion of the working length section of the balloon in a noninflated configuration. The balloon has a first layer formed of a first polymeric material and a second layer formed of a second, different polyme ...