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Adam Sharkawy, Mark Foley, Darin Gittings, David Cole, Sam Crews: Prosthetic cardiac valves and systems and methods for implanting thereof. Medtronic, Mike Jaro, Jeffrey J Hohenshell, March 6, 2007: US07186265 (256 worldwide citation)

Implantable prosthetic valve systems and methods for implanting them are provided. Magnets are employed within one or more components of the valve systems to facilitate anchoring of the prosthetic valve at a target implant site, delivery of the prosthetic valve to the target implant site or both.


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Adam Sharkawy, Mark Foley, Darin Gittings, David Cole, Sam Crews: Prosthetic cardiac valves and systems and methods for implanting thereof. Medtronic, Mike Jaro, Jeffrey J Hohenshell, March 17, 2009: US07503930 (28 worldwide citation)

Implantable prosthetic valve systems and methods for implanting them are provided. Magnets are employed within one or more components of the valve systems to facilitate anchoring of the prosthetic valve at a target implant site, delivery of the prosthetic valve to the target implant site or both.


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Adam Sharkawy, Mark Foley, Darin Gittings, David Cole, Sam Crews: Prosthetic cardiac valves and systems and methods for implanting thereof. Jeffrey J Hohenshell, Medtronic, July 12, 2007: US20070162113-A1

Implantable prosthetic valve systems and methods for implanting them are provided. Magnets are employed within one or more components of the valve systems to facilitate anchoring of the prosthetic valve at a target implant site, delivery of the prosthetic valve to the target implant site or both.


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Adam Sharkawy, Mark Foley, Darin Gittings, David Cole, Sam Crews: Prosthetic cardiac valves and systems and methods for implanting thereof. Jeffrey J Hohenshell, Medtronic, September 15, 2005: US20050203618-A1

Implantable prosthetic valve systems and methods for implanting them are provided. Magnets are employed within one or more components of the valve systems to facilitate anchoring of the prosthetic valve at a target implant site, delivery of the prosthetic valve to the target implant site or both.