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Ohline Robert M, Tartaglia Joseph M, Belson Amir, Roth Alex T, Keller Wade A, Anderson Scott C, Julian Chris A: Tendon-dirven endoscope and methods of insertion. Neoguide Systems, Ohline Robert M, Tartaglia Joseph M, Belson Amir, Roth Alex T, Keller Wade A, Anderson Scott C, Julian Chris A, HAN Johney U, March 11, 2004: WO/2004/019769 (370 worldwide citation)

A steerable, tendon-driven endoscope is described herein. The endoscope has an elongated body with a manually or selectively steerable distal portion and an automatically controlled, segmented proximal portion. The steerable distal portion and the segment of the controllable portion are actuated by ...


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Tartaglia Joseph M, Keller Wade A, Belson Amir, Ratchford Arthur R: Endoscope with adjacently positioned guiding apparatus. Neoguide Systems, Tartaglia Joseph M, Keller Wade A, Belson Amir, Ratchford Arthur R, MAYER Mika, June 17, 2004: WO/2004/049905 (25 worldwide citation)

An endoscope with guiding apparatus is provided. The endoscope has an elongate body with a steerable distal portion, an automatically controlled portion, a flexible and passively manipulated proximal portion, and an externally controlled and manipulatable guiding apparatus. The guiding apparatus may ...


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Machold Timothy R, Keller Wade A, Roth Alex T, Bloom Nicole Denise: System for control of a patients body temperature by way of a transluminally insertable heat exchange catheter. Radiant Medical, August 22, 2007: EP1820480-A1 (3 worldwide citation)

A programmable controller for controlling the temperature and flow of a thermal exchange fluid for circulation through a heat exchange catheter comprising a fluid circuit and, a heat exchange catheter which is insertable within a patient. The heat exchange catheter is configured to heat or cool bloo ...


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OHLINE ROBERT M, TARTAGLIA JOSEPH M, BELSON AMIR, ROTH ALEX T, KELLER WADE A, ANDERSON SCOTT C, JULIAN CHRIS A: Tendon-driven endoscope and methods of insertion, Sehnenbetätigtes Endoskop und Verfahren zum Einsetzen, Endoscope actionné par tendon et procédés dinsertion. INTUITIVE SURGICAL OPERATIONS, January 4, 2012: EP2401954-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

A steerable, tendon-driven endoscope is described herein. The endoscope has an elongated body with a manually or selectively steerable distal portion and an automatically controlled, segmented proximal portion. The steerable distal portion and the segment of the controllable portion are actuated by ...


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Machold Timothy R, Keller Wade A, Roth Alex T, Bloom Nicole Denise: System for control of a patients body temperature by way of a transluminally insertable heat exchange catheter. Radiant Medical, April 16, 2003: EP1301151-A2 (1 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatuses for temperature modification of a patient, or selected regions thereof, including an induced state of local hypothermia of the brain region for neuroprotection. The temperature modification is accomplished using an in-dwelling heat exchange catheter within which a fluid heat ...


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Dae Michael W, Machold Timothy R, Keller Wade A: System for controlling body temperature while reducing shivering. Radiant Medical, June 12, 2002: EP1212000-A1

This invention is using a heat exchange device (240) in combination with an anti-shivering mechanism that temporarily reduces shivering for lowering the body temperature of a patient. Various anti-shivering agents are disclosed including dopamine receptor blockers, dopamine receptor agonists, opioid ...


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Tartaglia Joseph M, Keller Wade A, Belson Amir, Ratchford Arthur R: Endoscope with adjacently positioned guiding apparatus. Neoguide Systems, October 5, 2005: EP1581097-A2

An endoscope with guiding apparatus is provided. The endoscope has an elongate body with a steerable distal portion, an automatically controlled portion, a flexible and passively manipulated proximal portion, and an externally controlled and manipulatable guiding apparatus. The guiding apparatus may ...


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Machold Timothy R, Keller Wade A, Roth Alex T, Bloom Nicole Denise: Catheter a echangeur thermique permettant de controler la temperature corporelle, Heat exchanger catheter for controlling body temperature. Radiant Medical, Radiant Medical, SMART & BIGGAR, January 31, 2002: CA2416931

Methods and apparatuses for temperature modification of a patient, or selected regions thereof, including an induced state of hypothermia of the brain region for neuroprotection. The temperature modification is accomplished using an in-dwelling heat exchange catheter (52) within which a fluid heat e ...


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