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Thomas J Clement, David C Auth, Maurice Buchbinder: Therapeutic device for treating vien graft lesions. Boston Scientific Corporation, Cowan Liebowitz & Latman P C, October 28, 1997: US05681336 (288 worldwide citation)

A rotational ablation device for use in medical applications which are designed to reduce lesions, particularly vein-graft lesions, within blood vessels, the device includes a distal balloon located at the end of a guide wire, a proximal balloon having a cuff surrounding a guide catheter, an inflati ...


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Maurice Buchbinder, Ronald J Solar: Steerable catheter. Versaflex Delivery Systems, William H Dippert, February 9, 1988: US04723936 (211 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to steerable catheters. More particularly, this invention relates to steerable catheters comprising a flexible catheter comprising a spring coil body defining a lumen, the spring coil body having a flexible covering thereon; a deflection wire, the distal end of the deflection ...


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Maurice Buchbinder, Ronald J Solar, Leo Roucher: Steerable guidewire with deflectable tip. Medtronic Versaflex, Kane Dalsimer Sullivan Kurucz Levy Eisele & Richard, March 28, 1989: US04815478 (185 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a steerable guidewire. More specifically, the invention is directed to a guidewire which comprises flexible tubing having proximal and distal ends and inner and outer surfaces, a helically wound flexible spring coil having proximal and distal ends, the proximal e ...


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David Zarbatany, Tai Tieu, Ponaka Pung, Joseph Videll, Ken Perry, John Krumme, Maurice Buchbinder: Mitral valve repair system and method for use. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Richard B Cates, David L Hauser, June 3, 2008: US07381210 (180 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to various systems for repairing tissue within the heart of a patient. The mitral valve repair system of the present invention comprises a guide catheter having a proximal end, a distal end, and at least one internal lumen formed therein, a therapy catheter capable ...


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Maurice Buchbinder: Low profile sterrable soft-tip catheter. Medtronic Versaflex, John L Rooney, October 2, 1990: US04960411 (144 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to steerable catheters. More particularly, this invention relates to a steerable catheter comprising a flexible catheter member having distal and proximal ends and one or more lumens, the single lumen or one of the lumens being closed at its distal end, the one or more other l ...


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Maurice Buchbinder, Glen Lieber, Ronald J Solar, Leo R Roucher Jr: Exchange catheter having exterior guide wire loops. Medtronic, Dianne M F Plunkett, Harold R Patton, December 7, 1993: US05267958 (134 worldwide citation)

A balloon catheter is disclosed having a catheter body and one or more loops external to the body and spaced from the balloon for insertion of a guidewire. A peelable sheath with a guidewiare lumen can instead be mounted exterior to the catheter body for holding the guidewire. The catheter body may ...


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Maurice Buchbinder, Ronald J Solar, Leo Roucher: Steerable guidewire with deflectable tip. Versaflex Delivery Systems, William H Dippert, July 19, 1988: US04757827 (113 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a steerable guidewire. More specifically, the invention is directed to a guidewire which comprises flexible tubing having proximal and distal ends and inner and outer surfaces, a helically wound flexible spring coil having proximal and distal ends, the proximal e ...


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Maurice Buchbinder, Ronald J Solar: Outer exchange catheter system. Medtronic Versaflex, John L Rooney, December 11, 1990: US04976689 (112 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to corporeal catheters. More particularly, this invention relates to an outer exchange catheter system comprising an outer catheter sheath and at least one inner catheter having a control means, the outer catheter sheath extending less than the full length of each inner cathet ...


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Maurice Buchbinder: Low profile steerable catheter. Medtronic, Sandra S Schultz, John L Rooney, Harold R Patton, May 19, 1992: US05114414 (110 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to steerable catheters. More particularly, this invention relates to a steerable catheter comprising a flexible catheter member having distal and proximal ends and one or more lumens, the single lumen or one of the lumens being closed at its distal end, the one or more other l ...


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Maurice Buchbinder, Ronald J Solar: Steerable catheter. Medtronic Versaflex, Harold R Patton, Sandra S Schultz, John L Rooney, June 30, 1992: US05125895 (99 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to steerable catheters. More particularly, this invention relates to steerable catheters comprising a flexible catheter comprising a spring coil body defining a lumen, the spring coil body having a flexible covering thereon; a deflection wire, the distal end of the deflection ...