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Albert C Lardo, Xiaoming Yang, Ergin Atalar, Parag Karmarkar, Elliott R McVeigh, Henry R Halperin, Christine Enger McNamara, Paul A Bottomley: Magnetic resonance imaging guidewire probe. Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Surgi Vision, Foley Hoag, January 6, 2004: US06675033 (151 worldwide citation)

The invention describes a system, method, and means for an MRI guidewire that can be visible on an MRI, can act as an antenna and receive MRI signals from surrounding subject matter, and can allow the use of multiple interventional tools without removal of the guidewire from a subject.


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Albert C Lardo, Elliott R McVeigh, Henry R Halperin: Magnetic resonance imaging transseptal needle antenna. Surgi Vision, Foley Hoag, August 12, 2003: US06606513 (151 worldwide citation)

The invention describes a system, method, and means for an MRI transseptal needle that can be visible on an MRI, can act as an antenna and receive MRI signals from surrounding subject matter to generate high-resolution images and can enable real-time active needle tracking during MRI guided transsep ...


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Albert C Lardo, Elliott R McVeigh, Henry R Halperin: Magnetic resonance imaging needle antennas. SurgiVision, Darby & Darby PC, June 23, 2009: US07551953 (28 worldwide citation)

The invention describes a system, method, and means for an MRI transseptal needle that can be visible on an MRI, can act as an antenna and receive MRI signals from surrounding subject matter to generate high-resolution images and can enable real-time active needle tracking during MRI guided transsep ...


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Albert C Lardo, Elliott R McVeigh, Henry R Halperin: Magnetic resonance imaging transseptal needle antenna. Foley Hoag & Eliot, December 27, 2001: US20010056232-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

The invention describes a system, method, and means for an MRI transseptal needle that can be visible on an MRI, can act as an antenna and receive MRI signals from surrounding subject matter to generate high-resolution images and can enable real-time active needle tracking during MRI guided transsep ...


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Henry R Halperin, Ronald D Berger, Ergin Atalar, Elliott R McVeigh, Albert Lardo, Hugh Caikins, Joao Lima: System and method for magnetic-resonance-guided electrophysiologic and ablation procedures. Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, April 5, 2016: US09301705

A system and method for using magnetic resonance imaging to increase the accuracy of electrophysiologic procedures includes an invasive combined electrophysiology and imaging antenna catheter which includes an RF antenna for receiving magnetic resonance signals and diagnostic electrodes for receivin ...


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Albert C Lardo, Elliott R McVeigh, Henry R Halperin: Magnetic resonance imaging transseptal needle antenna. Foley Hoag, Patent Group World Trade Center West, October 7, 2004: US20040199071-A1

The invention describes a system, method, and means for an MRI transseptal needle that can be visible on an MRI, can act as an antenna and receive MRI signals from surrounding subject matter to generate high-resolution images and can enable real-time active needle tracking during MRI guided transsep ...


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Henry R HALPERIN, Ronald D Berger, Ergin ATALAR, Elliott R McVeigh, Albert LARDO, Hugh CAIKINS, Joao LIMA: System and method for magnetic-resonance-guided electrophysiologic and ablation procedures. Surgi Vision, April 26, 2012: US20120101364-A1

A system and method for using magnetic resonance imaging to increase the accuracy of electrophysiologic procedures includes an invasive combined electrophysiology and imaging antenna catheter which includes an RF antenna for receiving magnetic resonance signals and diagnostic electrodes for receivin ...