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Scott J Rusk, Eugene J Jung Jr, Wade A Bowe, John A Simpson: Catheter control system. Heart Rhythm Technologies, Fulwider Patton Lee & Utecht, October 28, 1997: US05681280 (254 worldwide citation)

A steerable catheter comprising a resilient deflectable body member having an expandable electrode array at the distal end thereof, and a manipulation handle attached to the proximal end of the body member, the handle including an array deployment device. A mandrel is movable through the shaft of th ...


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Kenneth W Carpenter, Leo R Roucher Jr, Eugene J Jung Jr, Erich H Wolf, Thomas A Steinke, Robert J Duffy, Philip L Baddour: Stent and method for making a stent. Navius Corporation, Nydegger & Associates, March 2, 1999: US05876419 (178 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a stent for insertion into an artery or other vessel. The stent is formed from a series of tubular shaped bands each formed with a first end which overlaps a second end. The overlap between the first and second ends is variable and allows each band to move between a contract ...


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Eugene J Jung, Kenneth Keown, Peter I C Turk: Rapid exchange catheter. Medtronic, Dianne M F Plunkett, Harold R Patton, January 24, 1995: US05383853 (129 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to over-the-wire PTCA balloon catheters (5), and more particularly, to a rapid exchange catheter with the guidewire lumen (50) at the distal tip. The present invention discloses a rapid exchange medical catheter having a wire guiding means external to the shaft (35) for ...


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Jay P Ciezki, Eugene J Jung Jr: Intravascular radiation delivery device. Navius Corporation, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Nydegger & Associates, March 7, 2000: US06033357 (83 worldwide citation)

A delivery device and method for delivering a dosage of radiation from a radiation source to a treatment site of a vessel is provided herein. The delivery device includes a catheter and a delivery area. The catheter is suitable for being inserted into a vessel lumen of the vessel and includes a deli ...


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Kenneth W Carpenter, Leo R Roucher Jr, Eugene J Jung Jr: Self-expanding stent. Navius Corporation, Nydegger & Associates, July 1, 1997: US05643314 (75 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a self-expanding stent for insertion into an artery or other internal vessel. The stent is formed from a series of radial bands each formed with overlapping first and second ends. The overlap between the first and second ends is variable, allowing each band to move bet ...


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Eugene J Jung Jr, Leo R Roucher Jr: Method for manufacturing a balloon for a dilation catheter. Jomed, Nicola A Pisano, Fish & Neave, November 11, 2003: US06645422 (67 worldwide citation)

A method for forming a balloon for a dilation catheter is provided herein. The method includes the steps of: (i) positioning a tube in a preconditioned mold; (ii) expanding the tube in a preconditioned mold to form a parison; (iii) positioning the parison in a balloon mold; and (iv) expanding the pa ...


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Eric J Lee, Urs Hafeli, Eugene J Jung Jr: Radiation source with delivery wire. Endosonics Corporation, Nydegger & Associates, February 15, 2000: US06024690 (33 worldwide citation)

A radiation source for delivering a dose of radiation to a treatment site of a vessel is provided herein. The radiation source includes a delivery wire and a radioactive segment. The radioactive segment includes a substantially coiled or entwined radioactive wire which allows the radioactive segment ...


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Kenneth W Carpenter, Leo R Roucher Jr, Eugene J Jung Jr, Erich H Wolf, Thomas A Steinke: Stent. Navius Corporation, Nydegger & Associates, April 7, 1998: US05735872 (32 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a stent for insertion into an artery or other vessel. The stent is formed from a series of tubular shaped bands each formed with a first end which overlaps a second end. The overlap between the first and second ends is variable and allows each band to move between a contract ...


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Eugene J Jung Jr, James D Savage: Catheter with swivel tip. Jomed, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Nydegger & Associates, May 14, 2002: US06387035 (31 worldwide citation)

A device and method for precisely delivering dosage of radiation from a radiation source to a treatment site of a vessel is provided herein. In one embodiment, the device includes a catheter which inserts into a vessel lumen of the body. The catheter includes an adjuster section for altering a porti ...


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Eugene J Jung Jr, Leo R Roucher Jr: Balloon for a dilation catheter and method for manufacturing a balloon. Abbott Laboratories Vascular Enterprises, Nicola A Pisano, Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps, February 24, 2004: US06696121 (22 worldwide citation)

A method for forming a balloon for a dilation catheter is provided herein. The method includes the steps of: (i) positioning a tube in a preconditioned mold; (ii) expanding the tube in a preconditioned mold to form a parison; (iii) positioning the parison in a balloon mold; and (iv) expanding the pa ...