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Bradley Linden, Donald F Palme II, Paul J Buscemi, Thomas J Holman: Device for closing a septal defect. Scimed Life Systems, Vidas Arrett & Steinkraus, June 3, 1997: US05634936 (615 worldwide citation)

A device for closing off a septal defect including a polymeric self-hardening material in a specific conformation which is delivered by a catheter device to the area of defect either directly on the cardiac tissue or into a balloon which spans both surfaces of the defect, and hardened in-situ by cha ...


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Andrew W Buirge, Paul J Buscemi, Paul H Burmeister: Stent with collagen. SciMed Life Systems, Vidas Arrett & Steinkraus P A, December 2, 1997: US05693085 (551 worldwide citation)

Collagen applied to a vascular stem for increasing the biocompatability of the stent on implantation find method of treatment.


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Joseph Huebsch, Paul J Buscemi, Thomas J Holman, Danney Langanki: Apparatus and method for closing a septal defect. Scimed Life Systems, Vidas Arrett & Steinkraus, December 29, 1998: US05853422 (489 worldwide citation)

A catheter delivered device to close a septal defect, the device comprising a cylindrical shaft of metal or polymeric material with concentric parallel cuts through the wall of the device which create flattened support struts. The center of the support struts move radially away from the axis in a hi ...


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Paul J Buscemi, Elizabeth A Stejskal, Donald F Palme II, Lixiao Wang: Biodegradable drug delivery vascular stent. Scimed Life Systems, Vidas Arrett & Steinkraus, March 19, 1996: US05500013 (389 worldwide citation)

A stent includes a main body of a generally tubular shape for insertion into a lumen of a vessel of a living being. The tubular main body includes a substantially biodegradable matrix having collagen IV and laminin that enclose voids within the matrix. The tubular main body also includes a biodegrad ...


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Joseph Huebsch, Paul J Buscemi, Thomas J Holman, Danney Langanki: Method of reversibly closing a septal defect. SciMed Life Systems, Vidas Arrett & Steinkraus P A, February 15, 2000: US06024756 (363 worldwide citation)

A catheter delivered device to close a septal defect, the device comprising a cylindrical shaft of metal or polymeric material with concentric parallel cuts through the wall of the device which create flattened support struts. The center of the support struts move radially away from the axis in a hi ...


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Paul J Buscemi, Elizabeth A Stejskal, Donald F Palme II, Lixiao Wang: Biodegradable drug delivery vascular stent. SciMed Life Systems, Vidas Arrett & Steinkraus P A, June 23, 1998: US05769883 (323 worldwide citation)

A stent includes a main body of a generally tubular shape for insertion into a lumen of a vessel of a living being. The tubular main body includes a substantially biodegradable matrix having collagen IV and laminin that enclose voids within the matrix. The tubular main body also includes a biodegrad ...


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Joseph Huebsch, Paul J Buscemi, Thomas J Holman, Danney Langanki: Apparatus and method for closing a septal defect. SciMed Life Systems, Vidas Arrett & Steinkraus P A, September 12, 2000: US06117159 (295 worldwide citation)

A catheter delivered device to close a septal defect, the device comprising a cylindrical shaft of metal or polymeric material with concentric parallel cuts through the wall of the device which create flattened support struts. The center of the support struts move radially away from the axis in a hi ...


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Paul J Buscemi, Elizabeth A Stejskal, Erin S Doyle: Biodegradable drug delivery vascular stent. Scimed Life Systems, Vidas Arrett & Steinkraus, September 3, 1996: US05551954 (293 worldwide citation)

A stent includes a main body of a generally tubular shape having an exterior surface, a cambered interior surface, a leading end and a trailing end. The main body has substantially the same thickness at the leading end as at the trailing end. The stent may be made of a biodegradable material having ...


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Paul J Buscemi, Elizabeth A Stejskal, Donald F Palme II, Lixiao Wang: Biodegradable drug delivery vascular stent. SCIMED Lifesystems, Vidas Arrett & Steinkraus, November 7, 1995: US05464450 (282 worldwide citation)

A stent made of biodegradable material includes a drug that is released at a rate controlled by the rate of degradation of the biodegradable material. The stent includes a main body of a generally tubular shape. The main body may further include a plurality of apertures extending therethrough and a ...


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Jeffrey C Felt, Mark A Rydell, Paul J Buscemi, Alexander Arsenyev, Christopher H Porter: Method and system for mammalian joint resurfacing. Advanced Bio Surfaces, Fredrikson & Byron P A, November 25, 2003: US06652587 (273 worldwide citation)

A method and system for the creation or modification of the wear surface of orthopedic joints, involving the preparation and use of one or more partially or fully preformed and procured components, adapted for insertion and placement into the body and at the joint site. In a preferred embodiment, co ...