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Matthew R Selmon, Gerald Hansen, Charles Milo: Method for treating vascular occlusion. Lumend, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, September 19, 2000: US06120516 (312 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein is an intravascular catheter system for crossing a severe or total arterial occlusion; particularly, a steerable intravascular catheter providing a working element and the optical guidance thereof in crossing an occlusion. Also disclosed is a method of crossing a severe or total art ...


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Matthew R Selmon, Gerald Hansen, Charles Milo: Intravascular catheter system for treating a vascular occlusion. LuMend, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, January 4, 2000: US06010449 (311 worldwide citation)

An intravascular catheter system for crossing a severe or total arterial occlusion includes a steerable intravascular catheter providing a working element and an optical guidance system. The optical guidance system is realized by an optical member with may include an imaging shaft that is rotated an ...


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Matthew R Selmon, Gerald Hansen, Charles Milo: Catheter system for treating a vascular occlusion. LuMend, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, October 19, 1999: US05968064 (287 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein is a blunt end assembly including a catheter and a blunt end member. The blunt end member includes jaw sections which have a first closed position for locating the blunt end member at the site of the occlusion within the native lumen of the blood vessel and a second open position wh ...


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Charles Milo, Gerald Hansen, Fred H Co: Imaging atherectomy apparatus. Devices for Vascular Intervention, Douglas A Hopkins & Carley Chaikin, July 4, 1995: US05429136 (139 worldwide citation)

An atherectomy catheter having ultrasound imaging capability provided by an acoustic transducer disposed within a catheter housing which includes a circular cutting edge for removal of stenotic tissue. Risk of induced emboli is reduced by arrangements of transducer and cutter maneuvering members whi ...


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Matthew R Selmon, Charles F Milo, Robert L Wynne, Suresh S Pai, Kent D Dell, Charles Gresl, Gerald Hansen, E Richard Hill III: Methods and apparatus for treating vascular occlusions. LuMend, Shemwell Gregory & Courtney, October 5, 2004: US06800085 (133 worldwide citation)

An intravascular catheter system for the treatment of occluded blood vessels that includes tissue displacement or hinged expansion members that are movable from a closed to an open position. An actuating assembly may be provided for moving the tissue expansion members between an open and closed posi ...


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Matthew R Selmon, Charles F Milo, Robert L Wynne, Suresh S Pai, Kent D Dell, Charles Gresl, Gerald Hansen, E Richard Hill III: Apparatus for treating vascular occlusions. LuMend, Shemwell Gregory & Courtney, January 21, 2003: US06508825 (110 worldwide citation)

An intravascular catheter system for the treatment of occluded blood vessels that includes tissue displacement or hinged expansion members that are movable from a closed to an open position. An actuating assembly may be, provided for moving the tissue expansion members between an open and closed pos ...


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Matthew R Selmon, Gerald Hansen, Charles Milo: Catheter system for treating a vascular occlusion. LuMend, Perkins Coie, June 4, 2002: US06398798 (108 worldwide citation)

A catherer system and method are provided including a blunt end assembly with a catheter and a blunt end member. The blunt end member includes jaw sections which have a first position or closed position for locating the blunt end member at the site of the occlusion within the native lumen of the blo ...


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Gerald Hansen, E Richard Hill III, Charles Milo: Manual actuator for a catheter system for treating a vascular occlusion. LuMend, Douglas A Chaikin Esq, Peninsula IP Group, April 21, 1998: US05741270 (99 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein is manual actuator for retracting and advancing a therapeutic working element of an intravascular catheter system via an actuation shaft or one or more pulling wires. The manual actuator includes a hollow cylindrical bracing member having an open proximal end and a distal end, and a ...


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Matthew R Selmon, Charles F Milo, Robert L Wynne, Suresh S Pai, Kent D Dell, Charles Gresl, Gerald Hansen, E Richard Hill III: Method and apparatus for treating vascular occlusions. LuMend, Shemwell Gregory & Courtney, October 28, 2003: US06638247 (69 worldwide citation)

An intravascular catheter system for the treatment of occluded blood vessels that includes tissue displacement or hinged expansion members that are movable from a closed to an open position. An actuating assembly may be provided for moving the tissue expansion members between an open and closed posi ...


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Matthew R Selmon, Gerald Hansen, Charles Milo: Catheter system for treating a vascular occlusion. Up Peter Eng, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, September 6, 2001: US20010020172-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein is a blunt end assembly including a catheter and a blunt end member. The blunt end member includes jaw sections which have a first closed position for locating the blunt end member at the site of the occlusion within the native lumen of the blood vessel and a second open position wh ...