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Michael J Horzewski, Paul G Yock: Reinforced balloon dilatation catheter with slitted exchange sleeve and method. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Fulwider Patton Rieber Lee & Utecht, June 7, 1988: US04748982 (643 worldwide citation)

Balloon dilatation catheter adapted to be utilized in connection with a guiding catheter and a guide wire. The catheter comprises a flexible elongate tubular member having proximal and distal extremities and having a lumen extending therethrough. An inflatable balloon is mounted on the distal extrem ...


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Paul G Yock: Angioplasty apparatus facilitating rapid exchanges. Fulwider Patton Lee & Utecht, October 29, 1991: US05061273 (526 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for introduction into the vessel of a patient comprising a guiding catheter adapted to be inserted into the vessel of the patient and a device adapted to be inserted into the guiding catheter. The device includes a flexible elongate member and a sleeve carried by the flexible elongate memb ...


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Paul G Yock: Catheter apparatus, system and method for intravascular two-dimensional ultrasonography. Cardiovascular Imaging Systems, Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert, January 3, 1989: US04794931 (492 worldwide citation)

Ultrasonic apparatus, system and method for high resolution intravascular imaging to assist indovascular lesions and to monitor the results of interventional therapy. An ultrasonic transducer is carried by the distal end of a catheter adapted for insertion into a vessel, and either the transducer or ...


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Paul G Yock: Angioplasty mehtod. Fulwider Patton Lee & Utecht, August 20, 1991: US05040548 (474 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for introduction into the vessel of a patient comprising a guiding catheter adapted to be inserted into the vessel of the patient and a device adapted to be inserted into the guiding catheter. The device includes a flexible elongate member and a sleeve carried by the flexible enlongate mem ...


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Paul G Yock: Angioplasty apparatus facilitating rapid exchanges and method. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Crosby Heafey Roach & May, April 5, 1994: US05300085 (410 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for introduction into the vessel of a patient comprising a guiding catheter adapted to be inserted into the vessel of the patient and a device adapted to be inserted into the guiding catheter. The device includes a flexible elongate member and a sleeve carried by the flexible elongate memb ...


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Paul G Yock: Method for intravascular two-dimensional ultrasonography and recanalization. Cardiovascular Imaging Systems, Townsend and Townsend, March 19, 1991: US05000185 (378 worldwide citation)

Ultrasonic apparatus, system and method for high resolution intravascular imaging to assist indovascular lesions and to monitor the results of interventional therapy. An ultrasonic transducer is carried by the distal end of a catheter adapted for insertion into a vessel, and either the transducer or ...


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Michael J Horzewski, Paul G Yock: Reinforced balloon dilatation catheter with slitted exchange sleeve and method. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Crosby Heafey Roach & May, March 5, 1996: US05496346 (377 worldwide citation)

Balloon dilatation catheter adapted to be utilized in connection with a guiding catheter and a guide wire. The catheter comprises a flexible elongate tubular member having proximal and distal extremities and having a lumen extending therethrough. An inflatable balloon is mounted on the distal extrem ...


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Paul G Yock: Angioplasty apparatus facilitating rapid exchanges. Crosby Heafey Roach & May, September 19, 1995: US05451233 (344 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for introduction into the vessel of a patient comprising a guiding catheter adapted to be inserted into the vessel of the patient and a device adapted to be inserted into the guiding catheter. The device includes a flexible elongate member and a sleeve carried by the flexible elongate memb ...


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Paul G Yock, James W Arenson: Laser catheter with imaging capability. Cardiovascular Imaging Systems, Townsend and Townsend, July 9, 1991: US05029588 (213 worldwide citation)

Vascular catheters include ultrasonic imaging capability and optical waveguides for delivering laser energy for ablating vascular obstructions. The ultrasonic imaging capability comprises a fixed ultrasonic transducer which directs ultrasonic energy at a reflective surface on a rotating element. The ...


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Paul G Yock: Angioplasty apparatus facilitating rapid exchange and method. Lyon & Lyon, March 26, 1996: US05501227 (191 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for introduction into the vessel of a patient comprising a guiding catheter adapted to be inserted into the vessel of the patient and a device adapted to be inserted into the guiding catheter. The device includes a flexible elongate member and a sleeve carried by the flexible elongate memb ...