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Lars R Chrisman, Scott H Heneveld, Stephen F Peters: Surgical instrument with improvement safety lockout mechanisms. Richard Allan Medical, Howard & Howard, June 9, 1998: US05762255 (767 worldwide citation)

This invention provides surgical instruments having improved lockout mechanisms. The surgical instruments are of the type which have an operating mechanism for repeatedly performing a surgical procedure and a control mechanism for manipulating the instrument between a neutral position and a ready po ...


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William Thomas McClellan, John F Krumme, Scott H Heneveld, Johnny T Chang: Systems and methods for sternum repair. Figure 8 Surgical, Shay Glenn, June 11, 2013: US08460295 (5 worldwide citation)

The invention provides systems and methods for sternum repair. A sternum repair device may include a central body, which may include a plurality of bands and buckles, such that a band extends from the central body and is received by a buckle component. The band may wrap around the sternum and the de ...


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Jibin Yang, Scott H Heneveld Sr, Matthew L Pease, Brandon G Walsh: Methods for deploying self-expanding heart valves. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, David L Hauser, Guy Cumberbatch, October 27, 2015: US09168136 (4 worldwide citation)

A method for delivering and implanting a prosthetic heart valve in a native aortic valve is provided. The method comprises advancing the prosthetic heart valve through a patient's vasculature while the prosthetic heart valve is coupled to a mechanical deployment mechanism along a distal end portion ...


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Jibin Yang, Scott H Heneveld Sr, Matthew L Pease, Brandon G Walsh: Methods and apparatuses for deploying minimally-invasive heart valves. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Klarquist Sparkman, David L Hauser, January 10, 2017: US09539091 (1 worldwide citation)

A method for delivering and implanting a prosthetic heart valve in a native aortic valve includes collapsing a prosthetic heart valve to a contracted configuration while the prosthetic heart valve is coupled to a mechanical deployment mechanism. A catheter shaft is advanced over a guidewire and thro ...


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Jibin Yang, Scott H Heneveld Sr, Matthew L Pease, Brandon G Walsh: Methods and apparatuses for deploying minimally-invasive heart valves. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Klarquist Sparkman, David L Hauser, February 21, 2017: US09572664

A medical assembly for replacing a native heart valve of a patient. The medical assembly includes a radially expandable and collapsible prosthetic heart valve having a self-expandable stent body and a plurality of leaflet-forming membranes. The medical assembly also includes a deployment mechanism c ...


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Jibin Yang, Scott H Heneveld Sr, Matthew L Pease, Brandon G Walsh: Methods and apparatuses for deploying minimally-invasive heart valves. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, David L Hauser, February 21, 2017: US09572663

Methods and systems for delivering and deploying a prosthetic heart valve include a deployment mechanism coupled to the prosthetic heart valve, the deployment mechanism having a longitudinal shaft that when rotated in a first direction, expands the prosthetic heart valve from a contracted state to a ...


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Jibin Yang, Matthew L Pease, Scott H Heneveld, Brandon G Walsh: Methods and apparatuses for deploying minimally-invasive heart valves. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, David L Hauser, September 27, 2016: US09452046

A method for replacing a diseased aortic valve includes selecting a prosthetic heart valve based on a measurement of a patient's aortic annulus, the prosthetic heart valve stored in a storage container while in an expanded configuration. The preservative solution is drained from the storage containe ...


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Jibin Yang, Scott H Heneveld Sr, Matthew L Pease, Brandon G Walsh: Methods and apparatuses for deploying minimally-invasive heart valves. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Klarquist Sparkman, December 26, 2017: US09848985

A system for delivering and deploying a self-expandable heart valve to a site of implantation such as the aortic annulus includes a deployment mechanism that engages the valve and regulates the rate of expansion of both the proximal and distal ends thereof. The heart valve may be a rolled-type valve ...


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William Thomas McClellan, John F Krumme, Scott H Heneveld: Sternum band tensioner device, system and method. Figure 8 Surgical, Andrew D Wright, Roberts Mlotkowski Safran & Cole P C, August 25, 2015: US09113975

The invention provides systems and methods for sternum repair. A sternum repair device may include a central body, which may include a plurality of bands and buckles, such that a band extends from the central body and is received by a buckle component. The band may wrap around the sternum and the de ...


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Scott H Heneveld, Lars Chrisman: Methods and devices for delivering sutures in tissue. Spirx, Levine Bagade Han, March 25, 2014: US08679134

Methods and devices for driving a suture assembly employing elastically pre-shaped needles for piercing a tissue. The pre-shaped needles are held in a constrained state and can revert to a natural pre-shaped state prior to or during ejection from the device before entry into tissue allowing for the ...