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Chris J Diederich, Michael D Lesh, James C Peacock III, Michael R Ross: Circumferential ablation device assembly. The Regents of the University of California, Atrionix, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, September 12, 2000: US06117101 (718 worldwide citation)

This invention is a circumferential ablation device assembly which is adapted to forming a circumferential conduction block in a pulmonary vein. The assembly includes a circumferential ablation element which is adapted to ablate a circumferential region of tissue along a pulmonary vein wall which ci ...


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Farhad Khosravi, Michael Hogendijk, Michael R Ross: Helical mesh endoprosthesis and methods of use. EndoTex Interventional Systems, Nicola A Pisano, Fish & Neave, October 20, 1998: US05824053 (342 worldwide citation)

A stent comprising a helical mesh coil is provided having a substantially rectangular cross-section and a band width equal to at least one-quarter to one-third of the maximum expanded circumference of the stent. The helical mesh has a multiplicity of openings forming a lattice which preferably provi ...


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Chris J Diederich, Michael D Lesh, James C Peacock III, Michael R Ross: Circumferential ablation device assembly. May 7, 2002: US06383151 (303 worldwide citation)

This invention is a circumferential ablation device assembly which is adapted to forming a circumferential conduction block in a pulmonary vein. The assembly includes a circumferential ablation element which is adapted to ablate a circumferential region of tissue along a pulmonary vein wall which ci ...


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John Spiridigliozzi, Amir Abolfathi, Farhad Khosravi, Michael R Ross: Stent graft delivery system and methods of use. Endotex Interventional Systems, Nicola A Pisano, Fish & Neave, October 20, 1998: US05824055 (248 worldwide citation)

A stent-graft delivery system and methods for use are provided for use in treating aneurysms occurring in single and bifurcated lumen hollow-body organs or vessels and for treating arterio-venous fistulas. A graft delivery component provides a clinician with complete control over the location of a g ...


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Mark A Maguire, Michael R Ross: Surgical ablation probe for forming a circumferential lesion. Atrionix, June 22, 2004: US06752805 (216 worldwide citation)

This invention is a circumferential ablation device assembly which is adapted to form a circumferential conduction block in a pulmonary vein. The assembly generally comprises a handheld surgical ablation probe having a rigid shaft for insertion through a patient's chest and a circumferential ab ...


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Farhad Khosravi, Michael Hogendijk, John Spiridigliozzi, Michael R Ross: Coiled sheet graft stent and methods of making and use. Endotex Interventional Systems, Nicola A Pisano, Fish & Neave, October 20, 1998: US05824054 (179 worldwide citation)

A prosthesis is provided for treatment of aneurysms, occlusive disease of vessels and body organs, and arterio-venous fistulas, comprising an expandable coiled sheet portion having a biocompatible graft affixed thereto. The graft material, preferably a polytetrafluoroethylene ("PTFE") or polyesther ...


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John P Jensen, Michael R Ross: Telephone call transfer between a wireless and wired telephone. AT&T, Charles L Warren, February 14, 1995: US05390233 (108 worldwide citation)

A wireless network controller supports telephone call between a wireless telephone and a wired telephone. First and second wired communication channels are connected to a telecommunication switch and the wired telephone, respectively. A third wired communication channel is coupled to a radio frequen ...


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Michael D Lesh, Michael R Ross, James C Peakcock III, Kevin J Taylor: Deflectable tip catheter with guidewire tracking mechanism. Atrionix, August 8, 2006: US07089063 (104 worldwide citation)

A deflectable tip catheter that is used in combination with a guidewire for delivery of an ablation element to target areas of a patient's vasculature. The deflectable tip catheter has a handle portion, an elongated shaft and a deflectable tip portion. A guidewire lumen extends through the elongated ...


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Farhad Khosravi, Michael Hogendijk, John Spiridigliozzi, Michael R Ross, Himanshu Patel: Methods of making and using coiled sheet graft for single and bifurcated lumens. Endotex Interventional Systems, Lyon & Lyon, April 11, 2000: US06048360 (98 worldwide citation)

A prosthesis is provided for treating aneurysms, occlusive disease of vessels and body organs, and arterio-venous fistulas, occurring in single and bifurcated lumens. The prosthesis comprises an expandable coiled sheet portion having a biocompatible graft, either a sheet or tube, affixed thereto alo ...


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Michael R Ross: Suspension prosthetic sleeve for rigorous activity. Cislo & Thomas, March 13, 1990: US04908037 (86 worldwide citation)

A prosthesis sleeve for attaching a prosthesis to a partially amputated limb of the body which is made of an elastomeric material which may have a tube shape and having concentric annular ribbing on an inside surface of one end to engage the remaining portion of the limb, thereby creating a suction- ...