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Eric A Goldfarb, Alfred H Raschdorf Jr, Jaime E Sarabia, Sylvia Wen Chin Fan, Kent D Dell, Jan Komtebedde, Ferolyn T Powell: Fixation devices, systems and methods for engaging tissue. Evalve, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, Jonathan Feuchtwang Esq, June 15, 2010: US07736388 (128 worldwide citation)

The invention provides devices, systems and methods for tissue approximation and repair at treatment sites. The devices, systems and methods of the invention will find use in a variety of therapeutic procedures, including endovascular, minimally-invasive, and open surgical procedures, and can be use ...


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Eric A Goldfarb, Alfred H Raschdorf Jr, Jaime E Sarabia, Sylvia Wen Chin Fan, Kent D Dell, Jan Komtebedde, Ferolyn T Powell: Fixation device and methods for engaging tissue. Evalve, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, Jonathan Feuchtwang Esq, July 21, 2009: US07563267 (119 worldwide citation)

The invention provides devices, systems and methods for tissue approximation and repair at treatment sites. The devices, systems and methods of the invention will find use in a variety of therapeutic procedures, including endovascular, minimally-invasive, and open surgical procedures, and can be use ...


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Eric A Goldfarb, Troy L Thornton, Alfred H Raschdorf, Jaime E Sarabia, John P Maddan, Ferolyn Powell, Brian B Martin, Sylvia Wen Chin Fan, Jan Komtebedde, Yen C Liao: Methods and devices for tissue grasping and assessment. Evalve, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, Jonathan Feuchtwang Esq, December 22, 2009: US07635329 (103 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems and methods are provided for stabilizing and grasping tissues such as valve leaflets, assessing the grasp of these tissues, approximating and fixating the tissues, and assessing the fixation of the tissues to treat cardiac valve regurgitation, particularly mitral valve regurgitation ...


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Kevin V Grimes, Jan Komtebedde, Daniel C Rosenman, Hanson S Gifford III, Michi E Garrison, Wesley D Sterman, David M Taylor, A Adam Sharkawy, Pinaki Ray: Methods and devices for occluding the ascending aorta and maintaining circulation oxygenated blood in the patient when the patients heart is arrested. Heartport, June 7, 2005: US06902556 (81 worldwide citation)

A method and device for occluding a patient's ascending aorta, maintaining circulation of oxygenated blood in the patient and delivering cardioplegic fluid to arrest the patient's heart. An aortic occlusion catheter has an occluding member for occluding the ascending aorta. The aortic occlusion cath ...


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Eric A Goldfarb, Alfred H Raschdorf Jr, Jaime E Sarabia, Sylvia Wen Chin Fan, Kent D Dell, Jan Komtebedde, Ferolyn T Powell: Fixation devices, systems and methods for engaging tissue. Evalve, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, Jonathan Feuchtwang Esq, February 2, 2010: US07655015 (80 worldwide citation)

The invention provides devices, systems and methods for tissue approximation and repair at treatment sites. The devices, systems and methods of the invention will find use in a variety of therapeutic procedures, including endovascular, minimally-invasive, and open surgical procedures, and can be use ...


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Richard M Romley, Brian S Donlon, Timothy J Corvi, Sylvia W Fan, Jan Komtebedde, Keke J Lepulu, Sylvester B Lucatero: Methods and devices for cannulating a patients blood vessel. Heartport, Jens E Hoekendijk, Jeffry J Grainger, June 15, 1999: US05911702 (70 worldwide citation)

A method and device for introduction of a catheter and/or delivering a fluid, such as oxygenated blood, to a patient's vascular system includes a cannula having an expandable portion. The expandable portion is movable from a collapsed position to an expanded position. The expandable portion is inser ...


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Pinaki Ray, William W Malecki, Jan Komtebedde: Methods and devices for occluding the ascending aorta and maintaining circulation of oxygenated blood in the patient when the patient's heart is arrested. Heartport, Hoekendijk & Lynch, February 26, 2002: US06350252 (63 worldwide citation)

A device and method for occluding a patient's ascending aorta, maintaining circulation of oxygenated blood in the patient and delivering cardioplegic fluid to arrest the patient's heart. An aortic occlusion device has an occluding member in the form of a non-inflatable structure which is m ...


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Eric A Goldfarb, Troy L Thornton, Alfred H Raschdorf, Jaime E Sarabia, John P Maddan, Ferolyn Powell, Brian B Martin, Sylvia Wen Chin Fan, Jan Komtebedde, Yen C Liao: Methods and devices for tissue grasping and assessment. Evalve, Sughrue Mion PLLC, Jonathan Feutchtwang, November 8, 2011: US08052592 (43 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems and methods are provided for stabilizing and grasping tissues such as valve leaflets, assessing the grasp of these tissues, approximating and fixating the tissues, and assessing the fixation of the tissues to treat cardiac valve regurgitation, particularly mitral valve regurgitation ...


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Eric A Goldfarb, Alfred H Raschdorf, Jaime E Sarabia, Sylvia Wen Chin Fan, Kent D Dell, Jan Komtebedde, Ferolyn T Powell: Fixation devices for variation in engagement of tissue. Evalve, Sughrue Mion PLLC, Jonathan D Feuchtwang, November 6, 2012: US08303608 (33 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems and methods are provided for tissue approximation and repair at treatment sites, particularly in those procedures requiring minimally-invasive or endovascular access to remote tissue locations. Fixation devices are provided to fix tissue in approximation with the use of distal eleme ...


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Eric A Goldfarb, Alfred H Raschdorf, Jaime E Sarabia, Sylvia Wen Chin Erickson, Kent D Dell, Jan Komtebedde, Ferolyn T Powell: Fixation devices, systems and methods for engaging tissue. Evalve, Sughrue Mion PLLC, Jonathan Feuchtwang, June 3, 2014: US08740920 (29 worldwide citation)

The invention provides devices, systems and methods for tissue approximation and repair at treatment sites. The devices, systems and methods of the invention will find use in a variety of therapeutic procedures, including endovascular, minimally-invasive, and open surgical procedures, and can be use ...