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Andrew Wu, Benjamin J Clark, Denise Zarins, Erik Thai, Kenneth J Michlitsch, Mark S Leung: Multi-directional deflectable catheter apparatuses, systems, and methods for renal neuromodulation. Medtronic Ardian Luxembourg r l, May 20, 2014: US08728075 (19 worldwide citation)

Multi-directional deflectable catheter apparatuses, systems, and methods for achieving renal neuromodulation by intravascular access are disclosed herein. One aspect of the present application, for example, is directed to apparatuses, systems, and methods that incorporate a catheter treatment device ...


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Andrew Wu, Benjamin J Clark, Denise Zarins, Erik Thai: Apparatus, systems, and methods for achieving intravascular, thermally-induced renal neuromodulation. Medtronic Ardian Luxembourg r l, February 18, 2014: US08652129 (17 worldwide citation)

Apparatus, systems, and methods for achieving thermally-induced renal neuromodulation by intravascular access are disclosed herein. One aspect of the present application, for example, is directed to apparatuses, systems, and methods that incorporate a treatment device comprising an elongated shaft. ...


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Mark E Deem, Hanson Gifford III, Denise Zarins, Douglas Sutton, Erik Thai, Mark Gelfand, Howard R Levin: Renal neuromodulation via drugs and neuromodulatory agents and associated systems and methods. Medtronic Ardian Luxembourg r l, October 7, 2014: US08852163 (14 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for renal neuromodulation using a pulsed electric field to effectuate electroporation or electrofusion. It is expected that renal neuromodulation (e.g., denervation) may, among other things, reduce expansion of an acute myocardial infarction, reduce or prevent the ...


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Andrew Wu, Benjamin J Clark, Denise Zarins, Erik Thai: Apparatus, systems, and methods for achieving intravascular, thermally-induced renal neuromodulation. Medtronic Ardian Luxembourg r l, July 15, 2014: US08777942 (7 worldwide citation)

Apparatus, systems, and methods for achieving thermally-induced renal neuromodulation by intravascular access are disclosed herein. One aspect of the present application, for example, is directed to apparatuses, systems, and methods that incorporate a treatment device comprising an elongated shaft. ...


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Denise Zarins, Hanson Gifford III, Mark Deem, Nicolas Zadno, Benjamin J Clark, Andrew Wu, Kenneth J Michlitsch: Methods and apparatus for performing renal neuromodulation via catheter apparatuses having inflatable balloons. June 3, 2014: US08740896 (4 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for non-continuous circumferential treatment of a body lumen. Apparatus may be positioned within a body lumen of a patient and may deliver energy at a first lengthwise and angular position to create a less-than-full circumferential treatment zone at the first posit ...


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Denise Zarins, Nicolas Zadno, Benjamin J Clark, Erik Thai, Howard R Levin, Mark Gelfand: Methods for thermally-induced renal neuromodulation. Medtronic Ardian Luxembourg r l, May 20, 2014: US08728137 (4 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for thermally-induced renal neuromodulation. Thermally-induced renal neuromodulation may be achieved via direct and/or via indirect application of thermal energy to heat or cool neural fibers that contribute to renal function, or of vascular structures that feed or ...


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Denise Zarins, Nicolas Zadno, Benjamin J Clark, Erik Thai, Howard R Levin, Mark Gelfand: Methods for thermally-induced renal neuromodulation. Medtronic Ardian Luxembourg r l, May 20, 2014: US08728138 (4 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for thermally-induced renal neuromodulation. Thermally-induced renal neuromodulation may be achieved via direct and/or via indirect application of thermal energy to heat or cool neural fibers that contribute to renal function, or of vascular structures that feed or ...


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Denise Zarins, Hanson Gifford III, Mark Deem, Nicolas Zadno, Benjamin J Clark, Andrew Wu, Kenneth J Michlitsch: Balloon catheter apparatus for renal neuromodulation. Medtronic Ardian Luxembourg r l, May 5, 2015: US09023037 (3 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for non-continuous circumferential treatment of a body lumen. Apparatus may be positioned within a body lumen of a patient and may deliver energy at a first lengthwise and angular position to create a less-than-full circumferential treatment zone at the first posit ...


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Denise Zarins, Hanson Gifford III, Mark Deem, Nicolas Zadno, Benjamin J Clark, Andrew Wu, Kenneth J Michlitsch: Methods and apparatus for performing renal neuromodulation via catheter apparatuses having inflatable balloons. Medtronic Ardian Luxembourg r l, May 13, 2014: US08721637 (3 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for non-continuous circumferential treatment of a body lumen. Apparatus may be positioned within a body lumen of a patient and may deliver energy at a first lengthwise and angular position to create a less-than-full circumferential treatment zone at the first posit ...


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Kevin Mauch, Mario Alvarado, Robert Beetel, William Chang, Justin Goshgarian, Leonila Rivera, Sukyoung Shin, Michele Silver, Sina Som, Andrew Wu, Denise Zarins, Juanita Sanchez Cole, Maria G Aboytes: Catheter apparatuses having multi-electrode arrays for renal neuromodulation and associated systems and methods. Medtronic Ardian Luxembourg r l, February 17, 2015: US08956352 (3 worldwide citation)

Catheter apparatuses, systems, and methods for achieving renal neuromodulation by intravascular access are disclosed herein. One aspect of the present technology, for example, is directed to a treatment device having a multi-electrode array configured to be delivered to a renal blood vessel. The arr ...