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Kenneth Kensey, John Nash, Douglas Evans: Plug device with pulley for sealing punctures in tissue and methods of use. Kensey Nash Corporation, Caesar Rivise Bernstein Cohen & Pokotilow, June 4, 1991: US05021059 (787 worldwide citation)

An instrument, a closure, and method of use for sealing an opening, e.g., a percutaneous incision or puncture, in a living being. The instrument includes a tubular carrier storing the closure. The carrier has a distally located free end to be extended through the opening. The closure comprises an an ...


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Kenneth Kensey, John E Nash, Douglas Evans: System for closing a percutaneous puncture formed by a trocar to prevent tissue at the puncture from herniating. Kensey Nash Corporation, Caesar Rivise Bernstein Cohen & Pokotilow, August 13, 1996: US05545178 (622 worldwide citation)

A system and method for sealing a percutaneous puncture extending into internally located tissue, e.g., the peritoneum, of a living being. The system includes a sealing device and a deployment instrument. In one embodiment the sealing device comprises a substantially rigid anchor, a resorbable holdi ...


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Kenneth Kensey, John Nash, Douglas Evans: Hemostatic puncture closure system and method of use. Kensey Nash Corporation, Caesar Rivise Bernstein Cohen & Pokotilow, June 29, 1993: US05222974 (564 worldwide citation)

A system, a closure, and method of sealing a percutaneous puncture in an artery. The system includes a conventional introducer sheath, a hemostatic puncture closure, and an instrument for deploying the closure. The instrument includes a tubular carrier storing the closure. The carrier has a distally ...


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Kenneth Kensey, John E Nash, Douglas Evans: Hemostatic puncture closure system and method of use. Kensey Nash Corporation, Caesar Rivise Bernstein Cohen & Pokotilow, February 1, 1994: US05282827 (562 worldwide citation)

A system, a closure, and method of use for determining the position of a blood vessel via a percutaneous puncture and for sealing the percutaneous puncture in the blood vessel. The system includes an introducer sheath and associated positioning device, a hemostatic puncture closure, and a deployment ...


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John Nash, Douglas Evans: Hemostatic vessel puncture closure system utilizing a plug located within the puncture tract spaced from the vessel, and method of use. Kensey Nash Corporation, Caesar Rivise Bernstein Cohen & Pokotilow, May 2, 1995: US05411520 (554 worldwide citation)

A system, a closure, and method for sealing a percutaneous puncture in a blood vessel. The puncture includes a tract leading to it from the skin of the being. The system includes an introducer sheath, a positioning device, a hemostatic puncture closure, and a deployment instrument. The positioning d ...


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Kenneth Kensey, John E Nash, Douglas Evans: System for closing a percutaneous puncture formed by a trocar to prevent tissue at the puncture from herniating. Kensey Nash Corporation, Caesar Rivise Bernstein Cohen & Pokotilow, July 2, 1996: US05531759 (495 worldwide citation)

A system and method for sealing a percutaneous puncture extending into internally located tissue, e.g., the peritoneum, of a living being. The system includes a reinforcing device and a deployment instrument. The device comprises a substantially rigid anchor, a resorbable holding member, a collagen ...


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Kenneth Kensey, John E Nash, Douglas Evans: Hemostatic puncture closure system and method of use. Kensey Nash Corporation, Caesar Rivise Bernstein Cohen & Pokotilow, August 15, 1995: US05441517 (382 worldwide citation)

A system, a closure, and method of use for determining the position of a blood vessel via a percutaneous puncture and for sealing the percutaneous puncture in the blood vessel. The system includes an introducer sheath and associated positioning device, a hemostatic puncture closure, and a deployment ...


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Kenneth Kensey, John Nash, Douglas Evans: Hemostatic puncture closure system including vessel location device and method of use. Kensey Nash Corporation, Caesar Rivise Bernstein Cohen & Pokotilow, October 14, 1997: US05676689 (369 worldwide citation)

A system for sealing a percutaneous puncture in a blood vessel in a living being and method of use thereof. The system includes a hemostatic closure, a blood vessel locator device for determining the position of the blood vessel via the percutaneous puncture, and a deployment instrument for deployin ...


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John Nash, Douglas Evans: Fail predictable, reinforced anchor for hemostatic puncture closure. Kensey Nash Corporation, Caesar Revise Bernstein Cohen & Pokotilow, May 17, 1994: US05312435 (312 worldwide citation)

A closure for sealing a percutaneous puncture in an vessel, e.g., an artery, or lumen. The puncture also includes a puncture tract in which a portion of the closure is to be located. The closure comprises an elongated rigid anchor member formed of a resorbable material, a sealing member formed of a ...


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John Nash, Douglas Evans, John J Fleischhacker: Vessel position locating device and method of use. Kensey Nash Corporation, Caesar Rivise Bernstein Cohen & Pokotilow, April 26, 1994: US05306254 (297 worldwide citation)

A device for determining the location of the wall of an artery in a living being via a percutaeous incision or puncture. The device comprises an elongated tubular member having a distal end portion, a proximal end portion, and a passageway extending therethrough for receipt of a guide wire. The devi ...