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Richard R Wilson, Robert L Wilcox, Curtis Genstler, Tim Abrahamson, Wm Gerrit Barrere, Amy Cohen, George Keilman, Leonard R Oliver, Natalya Peskin: Catheter with multiple ultrasound radiating members. Ekos Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 22, 2007: US07220239 (83 worldwide citation)

A catheter for delivering ultrasonic energy and therapeutic compounds to a treatment site within a patient's vasculature comprises a tubular body. The tubular body has a proximal region and a distal region opposite the proximal region. The catheter further comprises a plurality of fluid delivery lum ...


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Richard R Wilson, Robert L Wilcox, Curtis Genstler, Tim Abrahamson, Wm Gerrit Barrere, Amy Cohen, George Keilman, Leonard R Oliver, Natalya Peskin: Catheter with multiple ultrasound radiating members. Ekos Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, June 1, 2010: US07727178 (78 worldwide citation)

A catheter for delivering ultrasonic energy and therapeutic compounds to a treatment site within a patient's vasculature comprises a tubular body. The tubular body has a proximal region and a distal region opposite the proximal region. The catheter further comprises a plurality of fluid delivery lum ...


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Rodney J Bruneau, Robert L Barry, Tim J Johnson, Casey Torrance, Dennis Werner, Andy Uhrberg, Matthew Hefner, Zihong Guo, Mark Wyzgala, Robert Morey, Natalya Peskin, Brian T Cran: Method and apparatus for treating vein graft lesions. Scimed Life Systems, Christensen O&apos Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC, June 17, 2003: US06579298 (54 worldwide citation)

A system for ablating material in vein grafts includes an ablation burr that is rotated by a driveshaft. The ablation burr preferably includes one or more channels, blades or other mechanisms that direct ablated material and liquid proximally and/or outwardly against a vessel wall. Aspiration is use ...


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Douglas R Hansmann, Robert L Wilcox, Floyd Karp, Natalya Peskin, Kim R Volz: Blood flow reestablishment determination. Ekos Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, December 27, 2005: US06979293 (37 worldwide citation)

A method for monitoring a clot dissolution treatment in a patient's vasculature comprises positioning a catheter at a treatment site in the patient's vasculature. The method further comprises performing a clot dissolution treatment at the treatment site. The clot dissolution treatment comprises deli ...


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Robert Lawrence Barry, Matt Hefner, Tom Hiblar, Joseph Pearce, Natalya Peskin, Edward Wulfman: Cancave atherectomy burr with smooth rims. SCIMED Life Systems, Christensen O&apos Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC, August 7, 2001: US06270509 (22 worldwide citation)

An ablation burr has a body provided with an inner circumferential rim and an outer circumferential rim that are concentric and spaced longitudinally by a selected distance along the length of the burr. The outer circumferential rim has a generally smooth convex outer surface that reduces damage to ...


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Robert Lawrence Barry, Matt Hefner, Tom Hiblar, Joseph Pearce, Natalya Peskin, Edward Wulfman: Ablation device for reducing damage to vessels and/or in-vivo stents. SCIMED Life Systems, Christensen O&apos Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC, February 6, 2001: US06183487 (19 worldwide citation)

An ablation burr has a body provided with an inner circumferential rim and an outer circumferential rim that are concentric and spaced longitudinally by a selected distance along the length of the burr. The outer circumferential rim has a generally smooth convex outer surface that reduces damage to ...


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Richard R Wilson, Robert L Wilcox, Curtis Genstler, Tim Abrahamson, Wm Gerrit Barrere, Amy Cohen, George Keilman, Leonard R Oliver, Natalya Peskin: Catheter with multiple ultrasound radiating members. Ekos Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 1, 2012: US08167831 (10 worldwide citation)

A method of delivery ultrasonic energy and a therapeutic compound to a treatment site and an ultrasonic catheter system are disclosed. The method comprises providing a catheter with a plurality of ultrasound radiating members, wherein the plurality of ultrasound radiating members are allocated into ...


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Richard R Wilson, Robert L Wilcox, Curtis Genstler, Tim Abrahamson, Wm Gerrit Barrere, Amy Cohen, George Keilman, Leonard R Oliver, Natalya Peskin: Catheter with multiple ultrasound radiating members. Ekos Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 9, 2010: US07828762 (9 worldwide citation)

A catheter for delivering ultrasonic energy and therapeutic compounds to a treatment site within a patient's vasculature comprises a tubular body. The tubular body has a proximal region and a distal region opposite the proximal region. The catheter further comprises a plurality of fluid delivery lum ...


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Robert Lawrence Berry, Matt Hefner, Tom Hiblar, Joseph Pearce, Natalya Peskin, Edward Wulfman: Trifilar atherectomy driveshaft. SciMed Life Systems, Christensen O&apos Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC, December 11, 2001: US06328750 (9 worldwide citation)

An ablation burr has a body provided with an inner circumferential rim and an outer circumferential rim that are concentric and spaced longitudinally by a selected distance along the length of the burr. The outer circumferential rim has a generally smooth convex outer surface that reduces damage to ...


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Richard R Wilson, Robert L Wilcox, Curtis Genstler, Tim Abrahamson, Wm Gerrit Barrere, Amy Cohen, George Keilman, Leonard R Oliver, Natalya Peskin: Catheter with multiple ultrasound radiating members. Ekos Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, April 15, 2014: US08696612 (8 worldwide citation)

A method of delivery ultrasonic energy and a therapeutic compound to a treatment site and an ultrasonic catheter system are disclosed. The ultrasonic catheter system comprises a tubular body having a proximal end, a distal end and a treatment zone located between the distal end and the proximal end, ...