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Fredric L Milder, A Ze ev Hed: Catheter for ice mapping and ablation. Implemed, Weingarten Schurgin Gagnebin & Hayes, January 25, 1994: US05281213 (554 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a catheter for ice mapping and ablation and a method of ablation using the catheter. The catheter includes at least two lumens for circulating a refrigerating fluid adjacent an ablation device located at the end of a catheter. The refrigerated ablation device is used to chill ...


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Jeffrey L Forman, Fredric L Milder, Henri F deGuillebon, Irving Kalikow, A Ze ev Hed: Generic endoscopic instrument. Implemed, Lahive & Cockfield, January 4, 1994: US05275608 (544 worldwide citation)

A surgical tool for operating within a body cavity through a small diameter opening includes a substantially rigid member which is elongated along a first axis and which has a cross-sectional dimension to fit within the opening. A head is mounted on one end of the rigid member for movement in at lea ...


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Fredric L Milder: Cryogenic mapping and ablation catheter. Implemed, Weingarten Schurgin Gagnebin & Hayes, June 13, 1995: US05423807 (405 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a catheter for ice mapping and ablation and a method of ablation using the catheter. The catheter includes at least two conduits for circulating a refrigerating fluid adjacent an ablation device located at the end of a catheter. The refrigerated ablation device is used to chil ...


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Fredric L Milder: Cryogenic catheter. Implemed, Weingarten Schurgin Gagnebin & Hayes, January 25, 1994: US05281215 (389 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a catheter for ice mapping and ablation and a method of ablation using the catheter. The catheter includes at least two lumens for circulating a refrigerating fluid adjacent an ablation device located at the end of a catheter. The refrigerated ablation device is used to chill ...


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Steven G Arless, Fredric L Milder, Kenneth A Spector, Dan Wittenberger, Domenic N Santoianni, Claudia Lueckge: Cryosurgical linear ablation structure. CryoCath Technologies, Nutter McClennen & Fish, May 4, 1999: US05899899 (234 worldwide citation)

A cryogenic catheter includes a flexible member having an elongate, thermally-transmissive region and a cryogenic fluid path through the flexible member to the thermally-transmissive region. The thermally-transmissive region can be deformable from a linear configuration to an arcuate configuration a ...


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Steven G Arless, Fredric L Milder, Kenneth A Spector, Dan Wittenberger, Domenic N Santoianni, Claudia Lueckge: Cryosurgical linear ablation. CryoCath Technologies, Nutter McClennen & Fish, May 4, 1999: US05899898 (215 worldwide citation)

A cryogenic catheter includes a flexible member having an elongate, thermally-transmissive region and a cryogenic fluid path through the flexible member to the thermally-transmissive region. The thermally-transmissive region can be deformable from a linear configuration to an arcuate configuration a ...


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Fredric L Milder: Iontophoretic structure for medical devices. Implemed, Weingarten Schurgin Gagnebin & Hayes, June 21, 1994: US05322520 (203 worldwide citation)

An iontophoretic structure for medical devices is provided that uses controlled electrical current derived from two dissimilar galvanic materials to drive oligodynamic metal ions into solution to kill bacteria on and near the device to which the structure is affixed. In one embodiment, a first galva ...


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Fredric L Milder, Robert T V Kung, David M Lederman, Param I Singh: Intra-arterial cardiac support system. Abiomed Cardiovascular, Lahive & Cockfield, February 20, 1990: US04902272 (161 worldwide citation)

An intra-arterial cardiac support system including multiple balloons for placement in the descending aorta with one balloon serving as a pumping balloon and one or more balloons serving as valve balloons, at least one of the valve balloons being positioned distal to the natural heart. The balloons a ...


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Fredric L Milder, Meir Rosenberg: Curved intra aortic balloon with non-folding inflated balloon membrane. Abiomed, Lahive & Cockfield, May 26, 1992: US05116305 (110 worldwide citation)

An intra aortic balloon pumping device comprises a pumping balloon, an attached inflation catheter, a supporting member which is disposed within and extends from the catheter into the balloon. The balloon membrane of the invention resists the formation of membrane folds in the tail section of the ba ...


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Fredric L Milder: Iontophoretic structure for medical devices. Implemed, Weingarten Schurgin Gagnebin & Hayes, March 12, 1996: US05498248 (105 worldwide citation)

An iontophoretic structure for medical devices is provided that uses controlled electrical current derived from two dissimilar galvanic materials to drive oligodynamic metal ions into solution to kill bacteria on and near the device to which the structure is affixed. In one embodiment, a first galva ...