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Jeffrey G Gold, Gyan S Pande, Kevin Smith: Preparing guiding catheter. Cordis Corporation, Lockwood Alex Fitzgibbon & Cummings, January 13, 1987: US04636346 (285 worldwide citation)

A thin-walled guiding catheter of the type having a distal end adapted to be formed into curved configurations and passed through branching blood vessels and the like is prepared with a three-layered tubular body portion having a lubricious inner sheath defining a lubricious guiding lumen, a rigid i ...


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Jeffrey G Gold, Kevin F Hahnen, Mario J Martinez: Catheter having sections of variable torsion characteristics. Cordis Corporation, Gerstman & Ellis, August 6, 1991: US05037404 (152 worldwide citation)

A flexible catheter comprises at least one resilient, flexible, tubular layer in telescoping relation with, and bonded to, a tubular wire sheath. A first catheter section includes the wire strands at a first angle to each other. A second catheter section includes the wire strands at a second angle t ...


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Susana M Gore, Mark Mueller, Nicholas Green, Jeffrey G Gold, Peter P Soltesz: Intravascular catheter. Cordis Corporation, Gerstman Ellis & McMillin, September 2, 1997: US05662622 (129 worldwide citation)

An intravascular catheter carries a helical reinforcement member embedded within at least a portion of the tubular wall of the catheter. The helical reinforcement member comprises a helical first portion having coils of greater pitch than the pitch of helical coils of a second portion. Preferably, t ...


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Susana M Gore, Mark Mueller, Nicholas Green, Jeffrey G Gold, Peter P Soltesz: Intravascular catheter. Cordis Corporation, Gerstman Ellis & McMillin, March 31, 1998: US05733400 (119 worldwide citation)

An intravascular catheter carries a helical reinforcement member embedded within at least a portion of the tubular wall of the catheter. The helical reinforcement member comprises a helical first portion having coils of greater pitch than the pitch of helical coils of a second portion. Preferably, t ...


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Mario J Martinez, Jeffrey G Gold, Kevin F Hahnen: Apertured, reinforced catheter. Cordis Corporation, Gerstman & Ellis, October 29, 1991: US05061257 (61 worldwide citation)

A catheter defines a flexible, tubular body in which the tubular body carries a tubular reinforcing sleeve made of strands. By this invention the catheter defines at least one side hole which communicates through the tubular body and tubular reinforcing sleeve. Greater resistance against collapse is ...


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Susana M Gore, Mark Mueller, Nicholas Green, Jeffrey G Gold, Peter P Soltesz: Intravascular catheter and method of manufacturing. Cordis Corporation, Gerstman Ellis & McMillin, January 27, 1998: US05711909 (54 worldwide citation)

An intravascular catheter carries a helical reinforcement member embedded within at least a portion of the tubular wall of the catheter. The helical reinforcement member comprises a helical first portion having coils of greater pitch than the pitch of helical coils of a second portion. Preferably, t ...