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William E Webler, James D Breeding, Brad D Bisson, Firas Mourtada, Gregory M Hyde, Stephanie A Szobota, Gabriel Asongwe, Jeffrey T Ellis: Valve aptation assist device. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, July 29, 2008: US07404824 (286 worldwide citation)

An apparatus including a tether, and an aptation device coupled to the tether at a position corresponding to a location to contact cusps of an atrioventricular valve during systole, wherein the tether and aptation device are suitable for percutaneous delivery to a patient. An apparatus including a s ...


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William E Webler, James D Breeding, Brad D Bisson, Firas Mourtada, Gregory M Hyde, Stephanie A Szobota, Gabriel Asongwe, Jeffrey T Ellis: Valve aptation assist device. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Jonathan Feuchtwang, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, April 19, 2011: US07927370 (147 worldwide citation)

An apparatus including a tether, and an aptation device coupled to the tether at a position corresponding to a location to contact cusps of an atrioventricular valve during systole, wherein the tether and aptation device are suitable for percutaneous delivery to a patient. An apparatus including a s ...


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William E Webler, James D Breeding, Brad D Bisson, Firas Mourtada, Gregory M Hyde, Stephanie A Szobota, Gabriel Asongwe, Jeffrey T Ellis: Valve aptation assist device. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Jonathan Feuchtwang, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, May 17, 2011: US07942928 (143 worldwide citation)

An apparatus including a tether, and an aptation device coupled to the tether at a position corresponding to a location to contact cusps of an atrioventricular valve during systole, wherein the tether and aptation device are suitable for percutaneous delivery to a patient. An apparatus including a s ...


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Firas Mourtada, Ali Azhdarinia, David Yang, Changsok Oh: Automated system for formulating radiopharmaceuticals. Board of Regents the University of Texas System, Vinson & Elkins L, September 8, 2009: US07586102 (25 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides automated systems for the purification of radioisotopes, the formulation of radiopharmaceuticals or both. In preferred embodiments the radioisotopes are produced by a generator. In further preferred embodiments the automated systems comprise replaceable cassettes for e ...


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Firas Mourtada, John Horton, Patricia Eifel, Anuja Jhingran, Ira Spool: Adaptive intracavitary brachytherapy applicator. Board of Regents The University of Texas System, Vinson & Elkins L, July 7, 2009: US07556596 (22 worldwide citation)

The invention is a novel adaptive CT-compatible brachytherapy applicator with remotely-controlled radial and longitudinal motion radioactive source lumen shields that can be manipulated by the radiation oncologist to optimize the dose distribution to the target and normal tissue structures for brach ...


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Firas Mourtada, John Horton, Patricia Eifel, Anuja Jhingran, Ira Spool: Adaptive intracavitary brachytherapy applicator. Board of Regents The University of Texas System, Vinson & Elkins L, January 26, 2010: US07651458 (6 worldwide citation)

The invention is a novel adaptive CT-friendly brachytherapy applicator with remotely-controlled radial and longitudinal motion radioactive source lumen shields that can be manipulated by the radiation oncologist to optimize the dose distribution to the target and normal tissue structures for brachyt ...


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William E Webler, James D Breeding, Brad D Bisson, Firas Mourtada, Gregory M Hyde, Stephanie A Szobota, Gabriel Asongwe, Jeffrey T Ellis: Valve aptation assist device. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Jonathan Feuchtwang, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, November 12, 2013: US08579967 (3 worldwide citation)

An apparatus including a tether, and an aptation device coupled to the tether at a position corresponding to a location to contact cusps of an atrioventricular valve during systole, wherein the tether and aptation device are suitable for percutaneous delivery to a patient. An apparatus including a s ...


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Firas Mourtada, Eric D Peterson: Stepped centering balloon for optimal radiation delivery. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, August 12, 2003: US06605031 (3 worldwide citation)

A stepped centering catheter for delivery of intravascular radiation therapy including a central segment of a first effective diameter and smaller, offset segments of second effective diameters to each side of the central segment. The first effective diameter of the central segment substantially cen ...


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Firas Mourtada, John Horton, Patricia Eifel, Anuja Jhingran, Ira Spool: Adaptive intracavitary brachytherapy applicator. Board of Regents The University of Texas System, Vinson & Elkins, October 19, 2006: US20060235260-A1

The invention is a novel adaptive CT-compatible brachytherapy applicator with remotely-controlled radial and longitudinal motion radioactive source lumen shields that can be manipulated by the radiation oncologist to optimize the dose distribution to the target and normal tissue structures for brach ...


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Firas Mourtada, John Horton, Patricia Eifel, Anuja Jhingran, Ira Spool: Adaptive intracavitary brachytherapy applicator. Board of Regents The University of Texas System, Vinson & Elkins, February 1, 2007: US20070027352-A1

The invention is a novel adaptive CT-friendly brachytherapy applicator with remotely-controlled radial and longitudinal motion radioactive source lumen shields that can be manipulated by the radiation oncologist to optimize the dose distribution to the target and normal tissue structures for brachyt ...