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Joshua Makower, J Christopher Flaherty, Timothy R Machold, Jason Brian Whitt, Philip Christopher Evard, Patrick Edward Macaulay, John Thomas Garibotto, Claude A Vidal, Russell J Redmond, Thomas Banks: Methods and apparatus for bypassing arterial obstructions and/or performing other transvascular procedures. TransVascular, Robert D Buyan, Stout Uxa Buyan & Mullins, February 20, 2001: US06190353 (975 worldwide citation)

Methods, devices, and systems for a) revascularization and/or b) performing other medical procedures at vascular or non-vascular intracorporeal locations within a mammalian body. The methods generally comprise the formation of at least one extravascular passageway from a blood vessel to a vascular o ...


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Joshua Makower, J Christopher Flaherty, Timothy R Machold, Jason Brian Whitt, Philip Christopher Evard, Patrick Edward Macaulay, John Thomas Garibotto, Margaret W Tumas, Alan Robert Selfridge: Catheters and related devices for forming passageways between blood vessels or other anatomical structures. TransVascular, Robert D Buyan, Stout Uxa Buyan & Mullins, October 16, 2001: US06302875 (360 worldwide citation)

The inventions described in this patent application include i) a torqueable introducer sheath which is useable in conjunction with a transvascular passageway forming catheter to effect precise rotational control of the catheter; ii) an anchorable guide catheter which is useable in conjunction with a ...


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Joshua Makower, J Christopher Flaherty, Timothy R Machold, John Thomas Garibotto, Jason Brian Whitt: Transluminal methods and devices for closing, forming attachments to, and/or forming anastomotic junctions in, luminal anatomical structures. TransVascular, Robert D Buyan, Stout Uxa Buyan & Mullins, December 10, 2002: US06491707 (327 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for passing attachment apparatus or connector material into or through the wall of a luminal anatomical structure for the purpose of, closing the lumen of the anatomical structure, forming an anastomotic junction between separate anatomical structures or between approximated se ...


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Joshua Makower, J Christopher Flaherty, Timothy R Machold, John Thomas Garibotto, Jason Brian Whitt: Transluminal methods and devices for closing, forming attachments to, and/or forming anastomotic junctions in, luminal anatomical structures. Transvascular, Robert D Stout Uxa Buyan & Mullins Buyan, June 6, 2000: US06071292 (292 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for passing attachment apparatus (e.g., connector devices, staples, etc.) or connector material (e.g., suture thread, wire, cord, filament, monofilament, etc.) into or through the wall of a luminal anatomical structure (e.g., a blood vessel or other anatomical conduit) for the ...


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Joshua Makower, J Christopher Flaherty, Timothy R Machold, John Thomas Garibotto, Jason Brian Whitt: Transluminal methods and devices for closing, forming attachments to, and/or forming anastomotic junctions in, luminal anatomical structures. TransVascular, Robert D Buyan, Stout Uxa Buyan & Mullins, September 11, 2001: US06287317 (212 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for passing attachment apparatus (e.g., connector devices, staples, etc.) or connector material (e.g., suture thread, wire, cord, filament, monofilament, etc.) into or through the wall of a luminal anatomical structure (e.g., a blood vessel or other anatomical conduit) for the ...


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Joshua Makower, J Christopher Flaherty, Timothy R Machold, Jason Brian Whitt, Philip Christopher Evard, Patrick Edward Macaulay, John Thomas Garibotto, Claude A Vidal, Russell J Redmond, Thomas Banks: Transluminal method for bypassing arterial obstructions. TransVascular, Robert D Buyan, Stout Uxa Buyan & Mullins, December 2, 2003: US06655386 (191 worldwide citation)

Methods, devices, and systems for a) revascularization and/or b) performing other medical procedures at vascular or non-vascular intracorporeal locations within a mammalian body. The methods generally comprise the formation of at least one extravascular passageway from a blood vessel to a vascular o ...


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Joshua Makower, J Christopher Flaherty, Timothy R Machold, Jason Brian Whitt, Philip Christopher Evard, Patrick Edward Macaulay, John Thomas Garibotto, Claude A Vidal, Russell J Redmond, Thomas Banks: Methods and apparatus for bypassing arterial obstructions and/or performing other transvascular procedures. Medtronic Vascular, Robert D Buyan, Stout Uxa Buyan & Mullins, November 14, 2006: US07134438 (165 worldwide citation)

Methods, devices, and systems for a) revascularization and/or b) performing other medical procedures at vascular or non-vascular intracorporeal locations within a mammalian body. The methods generally comprise the formation of at least one extravascular passageway from a blood vessel to a vascular o ...


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Alex T Roth, J Christopher Flaherty, Adrian E Johnson, Joshua Makower, Jason Brian Whitt: Transluminal devices, systems and methods for enlarging interstitial penetration tracts. TransVascular, Robert D Buyan, Stout Uxa Buyan & Mullins, May 13, 2003: US06561998 (132 worldwide citation)

Methods, apparatus and systems for enlarging interstitial penetration tracts which have been formed between blood vessels or elsewhere within the body of a mammalian patient. Included are debulking-type tract enlarging systems, dilation-type tract enlarging systems, tissue-slicing-type tract enlargi ...


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Steven Kim, J Christopher Flaherty, Jason Brian Whitt, Theodore C Lamson, Joshua Makower: Devices for forming and/or maintaining connections between adjacent anatomical conduits. TransVascular, Robert D Buyan, Stout Uxa Buyan & Mullins, August 13, 2002: US06432127 (118 worldwide citation)

Implantable connector devices which are useable to maintain fluidic connection between, or approximation of, openings formed in adjacent natural or prosthetic anatomical conduits (or adjacent openings formed in a single anatomical conduits). These connector devices generally comprise a plurality of ...


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Joshua Makower, J Christopher Flaherty, Timothy R Machold, Jason Brian Whitt, Margaret W Tumas, Theodore C Lamson, Marc Jensen: Method and apparatus for transmyocardial direct coronary revascularization. Medtronic Vascular, August 16, 2005: US06929009 (113 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for direct coronary revascularization wherein a transmyocardial passageway is formed between a chamber of the heart and a coronary blood vessel to permit blood to flow therebetween. In some embodiments, the transmyocardial passageway is formed between a chamber of the heart and ...