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Isaac Kim, Josef Koblish, David McGee: Systems and methods for making and using medical ablation systems and having mapping catheters with improved anchoring ability. Boston Scientific Scimed, Seager Tufte & Wickhem, February 19, 2013: US08380275 (26 worldwide citation)

A mapping catheter includes an elongated body for inserting into patient vasculature. A distal end of the elongated body includes a distal portion that includes a plurality of electrodes, a proximal portion disposed proximal to the distal portion, and a reduced-dimension portion disposed between the ...


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Isaac Kim, Josef Koblish, Simplicio Velilla, Mark Mirigian: Map and ablate open irrigated hybrid catheter. Boston Scientific Scimed, Seager Tufte & Wickhem, April 9, 2013: US08414579 (25 worldwide citation)

An embodiment of an open-irrigated catheter system comprises a tip section, a distal insert, and mapping electrodes. The tip section has an exterior wall that defines an open interior region within the tip section. The exterior wall includes mapping electrode openings and irrigation ports. The exter ...


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Tom Chaffee, Paul F Szajowski, Isaac Kim, Alexandre Braga: USPL-FSO lasercom point-to-point and point-to-multipoint optical wireless communication. ATTOCHRON, Loza & Loza, A John Kefalos, March 29, 2016: US09300398 (16 worldwide citation)

Enhancements in optical beam propagation performance can be realized through the utilization of ultra-short pulse laser (USPL) sources for laser transmit platforms, which are can be used throughout the telecommunication network infrastructure fabric. One or more of the described and illustrated feat ...


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Isaac Kim, Ketan Muni: Corewire design and construction for medical devices. Acclarent, Steptoe & Johnson, May 22, 2012: US08182432 (14 worldwide citation)

A guidewire for use in ear, nose and throat procedures may include an elongate core wire having a proximal region and a distal region. The distal region of the core wire may include a flattened portion adapted to provide preferential flexure along at least one axis of the wire. The distal region of ...


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Isaac Kim, Josef Koblish: Mapping probe assembly with skived tube body frame. Boston Scientific Scimed, Seager Tufte & Wickhem, May 14, 2013: US08442613 (7 worldwide citation)

An embodiment of a mapping probe assembly includes a body frame with a lumen therein. The body frame includes a catheter shaft region, a loop section and a transition region between the catheter shaft region and a loop section. A plurality of mapping electrodes are attached around the loop section. ...


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Isaac Kim, Josef Koblish, Robert F Bencini: Inverted balloon RF ablation catheter and method. Boston Scientific Scime, Seagate Tufte & Wickhem, March 31, 2015: US08992519 (7 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein, among other things, are methods and apparatus related to radio frequency (RF) ablation catheters. The present subject matter provides a method for forming an ablation catheter having a balloon at a distal end of the catheter. The method includes applying a band of conductive materi ...


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Isaac Kim, Josef V Koblish, David McGee: Systems and methods for making and using medical ablation systems having mapping catheters with improved anchoring ability. Boston Scientific Scimed, Seager Tufte & Wickhem, May 20, 2014: US08731631 (7 worldwide citation)

A mapping catheter includes an elongated body for inserting into patient vasculature. A distal end of the elongated body includes a distal portion that includes a plurality of electrodes, a proximal portion disposed proximal to the distal portion, and a reduced-dimension portion disposed between the ...


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Isaac Kim, Josef V Koblish, David McGee: Systems and methods for making and using medical ablation systems having mapping catheters with improved anchoring ability. Boston Scientific Scimed, Faegre Baker Daniels, November 1, 2016: US09480521 (1 worldwide citation)

A mapping catheter includes an elongated body for inserting into patient vasculature. A distal end of the elongated body includes a distal portion that includes a plurality of electrodes, a proximal portion disposed proximal to the distal portion, and a reduced-dimension portion disposed between the ...


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Tom Chaffee, Paul F Szajowski, Isaac Kim, Alexandre Braga: USPL-FSO lasercom point-to-point and point-to-multipoint optical wireless communication. Attochron, Douglas A Pinnow, June 6, 2017: US09673901

Enhancements in optical beam propagation performance can be realized through the utilization of ultra-short pulse laser (USPL) sources for laser transmit platforms, which are can be used throughout the telecommunication network infrastructure fabric. One or more of the described and illustrated feat ...


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