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Denise Barbut, Jonathan D Root, Robert Rizzari, James M Sellers, Giovanni Pastrone, John McKenzie: Atherectomy device having trapping and excising means for removal of plaque from the aorta and other arteries. Embol X, Lyon & Lyon, September 2, 1997: US05662671 (658 worldwide citation)

An arterial catheter system for removing plaque from the aorta and other arteries is disclosed. The system typically includes an elongate catheter member, a filtration apparatus disposed within the distal region, and an atherectomy assembly which includes a mechanism for trapping and holding mobile ...


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Denise Barbut, Jonathan D Root, Giovanni Pastrone, James M Sellers, Robert Rizzari: Cannula with associated filter. Embol X, Lyon & Lyon, June 23, 1998: US05769816 (443 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods for filtering blood. The devices generally comprise: a mesh for filtering blood flowing within a blood vessel, particularly within an artery such as the aorta; a structure adapted to open and close the mesh within the blood vessel; and a means to actuate the structure. The method ...


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Denise Barbut, Jonathan D Root, Robert Rizzari, James M Sellers, Giovanni Pastrone, John McKenzie: Atherectomy device having trapping and excising means for removal of plaque from the aorta and other arteries. Embol X, William E Mouzavires, January 4, 2000: US06010522 (426 worldwide citation)

An arterial catheter system for removing plaque from the aorta and other arteries is disclosed. The system typically includes an elongate catheter member, a filtration apparatus disposed within the distal region, and an atherectomy assembly which includes a mechanism for trapping and holding mobile ...


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Denise Barbut, Jonathan D Root, Robert Rizzari, James M Sellers, Giovanni Pastrone, John McKenzie: Atherectomy device having trapping and excising means for removal of plaque from the aorta and other arteries. Embol X, William E Mouzavires, April 20, 1999: US05895399 (385 worldwide citation)

An arterial catheter system for removing plaque from the aorta and other arteries is disclosed. The system typically includes an elongate catheter member, a filtration apparatus disposed within the distal region, and an atherectomy assembly which includes a mechanism for trapping and holding mobile ...


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Denise Barbut, Jonathan D Root, Giovanni Pastrone, Tracy D Maahs, Ross S Tsugita: Aortic occluder with associated filter and methods of use during cardiac surgery. Edwards Lifesciences, O&apos Melveny & Myers, July 15, 2003: US06592546 (354 worldwide citation)

A balloon arterial cannula and methods for filtering blood. The devices generally include a mesh for filtering blood flowing within a blood vessel, particularly within an artery such as the aorta, a structure adapted to open and close the mesh within the blood vessel, a means to actuate the structur ...


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Denise Barbut, Jonathan D Root: Cannula with associated filter and methods of use during cardiac surgery. Embol X, Lyon & Lyon, November 23, 1999: US05989281 (342 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods for filtering blood. The devices generally comprise: a mesh for filtering blood flowing within a blood vessel, particularly within an artery such as the aorta; a structure adapted to open and close the mesh within the blood vessel; and a means to actuate the structure. The method ...


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Jonathan D Root, Kevin Hahnen, Tracy D Maahs: Percutaneous catheter and guidewire for filtering during ablation of mycardial or vascular tissue. Scimed Life Systems, Compton Seager & Tufte, May 22, 2001: US06235044 (341 worldwide citation)

An ablation catheter system for capturing and removing necrotic tissue and thrombi generated during an ablative procedure is disclosed. The catheter typically includes an elongate member, a filtration assembly disposed within the distal region, and an ablation instrument at the distal end. Alternati ...


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Alan L Kaganov, Jonathan D Root, John McKenzie: Cerebral protection during carotid endarterectomy and downstream vascular protection during other surgeries. Embol X, Lyon & Lyon, March 2, 1999: US05876367 (325 worldwide citation)

A shunt and method of use for maintaining distal blood flow during an arteriotomy procedure is disclosed. The shunt includes a first tubular member having a proximal end, a distal end, and a lumen therebetween. The proximal end has an opening in communication with the lumen, and the proximal opening ...


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Denise Barbut, Jonathan D Root, Robert Rizzari, James M Sellers, Giovanni Pastrone, John McKenzie: Methods for aortic atherectomy. Embol X, Lyon & Lyon, December 7, 1999: US05997557 (317 worldwide citation)

An arterial catheter system for removing plaque from the aorta and other arteries is disclosed. The system typically includes an elongate catheter member, a filtration apparatus disposed within the distal region, and an atherectomy assembly which includes a mechanism for trapping and holding mobile ...


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Denise R Barbut, Jonathan D Root, Giovanni Pastrone: Atherectomy device having trapping and excising means for removal of plaque from the aorta and other arteries. SciMed Life Systems, Crompton Seager & Tufte, October 30, 2001: US06309399 (287 worldwide citation)

An arterial catheter system for removing plaque from the aorta and other arteries is disclosed. The system typically includes an elongate catheter member, a filtration apparatus disposed within the distal region, and an atherectomy assembly which includes a mechanism for trapping and holding mobile ...