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Brian Hoffman
Brian D Hoffman, Robert A Rabiner: Laminar construction negative pressure wound dressing including bioabsorbable material. Integra LifeSciences Corporation, Fulwider Patton, February 1, 2007: US20070027414-A1

A laminated negative pressure wound dressing system and method is described. The wound dressing is disposed in the wound in layers including at least one bioabsorbable layer that contacts the wound bed, a bioabsorbable fluid communicating layer, an atmospheric barrier layer, and a tube for applying ...


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William J Allen, George Jessup, Frederick F Ahari, Robert A Rabiner, John E Burbank III: Surgical purse string suturing instrument and method. American Cyanamid Co, Charles F Costello Jr, May 2, 1995: US05411481 (311 worldwide citation)

A purse string suturing instrument is provided for quickly and effectively forming a purse string suture in tubular tissue through relatively small cannulas placed in the body. The instrument includes a pair of elongated jaws, each having a row of spaced-apart uniform-size teeth. The jaws are hinged ...


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Robert A Rabiner, Bradley A Hare, David M Fischer, Andy Levine: Ultrasonic medical device operating in a transverse mode. OmniSonics Medical Technologies, Fish & Richardson P C, February 24, 2009: US07494468 (149 worldwide citation)

An ultrasonic medical device comprises an ultrasonic vibration generator that generates vibration along its longitudinal axis. The ultrasonic vibration is transmitted through an ultrasonic coupler and a series of transformer sections that amplify the ultrasonic vibration. A flexible member is couple ...


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Robert A Rabiner, Bradley A Hare: Ultrasonic device for tissue ablation and sheath for use therewith. OmniSonics Medical Technologies, Fish & Richardson P C, March 17, 2009: US07503895 (148 worldwide citation)

A transverse mode ultrasonic probe is provided which creates a cavitation area along its longitudinal length, increasing the working surface of the probe. Accessory sheaths are also provided for use with the probe to enable a user to select from features most suited to an individual medical procedur ...


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Robert A Rabiner, Brad A Hare: Apparatus for removing plaque from blood vessels using ultrasonic energy. OmniSonics Medical Technologies, Richard B Smith, David J Dykeman, Palmer & Dodge, December 9, 2003: US06660013 (130 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for removing plaque, fatty deposits, and other occlusions from blood vessels using ultrasonic energy. The method and apparatus has particular application in removing plaque from the carotid artery in a non-thermal manner. The apparatus is designed to have as small a cross-sect ...


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Robert A Rabiner, Bradley A Hare, Rebecca I Marciante, Elaine S Buffen, Mark R Gosnell, Heather L Senseney Mellor: Apparatus and method for an ultrasonic probe used with a pharmacological agent. OmniSonics Medical Technologies, Richard B Smith, David J Dykeman, Palmer & Dodge, May 11, 2004: US06733451 (130 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an apparatus and a method of using an ultrasonic probe with a pharmacological agent to enhance an occlusion treating effect of the ultrasonic probe to effectively remove an occlusion. The pharmacological agent is released through a catheter to treat the occlusion and e ...


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Robert A Rabiner, Bradley A Hare: Ultrasonic medical device for tissue remodeling. OmniSonics Medical Technologies, Richard B Smith, David J Dykeman, Palmer & Dodge, February 24, 2004: US06695781 (125 worldwide citation)

A method for destructing, reducing or removing mammalian tissue with an ultrasonic device IS disclosed, comprising contacting the tissue with a transverse mode ultrasonic probe, and transmitting ultrasonic energy to the probe, until the tissue is fragmented by emulsification. The probe can be used w ...


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Robert A Rabiner, Brad A Hare, David M Fischer, Andy Levine: Ultrasonic medical device operating in a transverse mode. OmniSonics Medical Technologies, Richard B Smith, Palmer & Dodge, April 22, 2003: US06551337 (119 worldwide citation)

An ultrasonic medical device comprises an ultrasonic vibration generator that generates vibration along its longitudinal axis. The ultrasonic vibration is transmitted through an ultrasonic coupler and a series of transformer sections that amplify the ultrasonic vibration. A flexible member is couple ...


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Kevin Ranucci, Robert A Rabiner, Bradley A Hare, Mark J Varady, Rebecca I Marciante, Roy Robertson: Ultrasonic probe device with rapid attachment and detachment means. OmniSonics Medical Technologies, Richard B Smith, David J Dykeman, Palmer & Dodge, February 24, 2004: US06695782 (118 worldwide citation)

An ultrasonic tissue ablation device comprising a transversely vibrating elongated probe, and a coupling assembly for probe attachment detachment that enables the probe assembly and separation from the device body that includes the ultrasound energy source and a sound conductor, and a method of use ...


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John E Burbank, William J Allen, George Jessup, Frederick F Ahari, Robert A Rabiner: Surgical purse string suturing instrument and method. American Cyanamid Co, C F Costello Jr, M W Smith, June 20, 1995: US05425737 (108 worldwide citation)

A purse string suturing instrument is provided for quickly and effectively forming a purse string suture in tubular tissue through relatively small cannulas placed in the body. The instrument includes a pair of elongated jaws, each having a row of spaced-apart uniform-size teeth. The jaws are hinged ...