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David J Vachon, Shahram Moaddeb: Implantable stimulation lead having an advanceable therapeutic drug delivery system. Pacesetter, November 10, 1998: US05833715 (140 worldwide citation)

A pacing lead having a stylet introduced anti-inflammatory drug delivery element advanceable from the distal tip electrode. The element is preferably formed as a moldable biocompatible composite material. The element has a biocompatible matrix material which may be combined with drugs and therapeuti ...


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David J Vachon, Shahram Moaddeb: Implantable stimulation lead having an advanceable therapeutic drug delivery system. Pacesetter, Malcolm J Romano, September 5, 1995: US05447533 (138 worldwide citation)

A pacing lead having a stylet introduced anti-inflammatory drug delivery element advanceable from the distal tip electrode. The element is preferably formed as a moldable biocompatible composite material. The element has a biocompatible matrix material which may be combined with drugs and therapeuti ...


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Shahram Moaddeb: Myocardial steroid releasing lead. Siemens Pacesetter, Leslie S Miller, Harold C Schloss, June 28, 1994: US05324325 (115 worldwide citation)

A lead for delivering electrical stimulation pulses to pace the cardiac muscle and for sensing electrical signals occurring in the cardiac muscle is disclosed which as a rigid helix disposed at the extreme distal end thereof which rigid helix may be operated by the implanting physical to extend the ...


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Dean M Ponzi, Shahram Moaddeb: Method for detecting and revascularizing ischemic myocardial tissue. Cordis Webster, Christie Parker & Hale, February 15, 2000: US06024739 (113 worldwide citation)

A method for direct myocardial revascularization by providing a catheter with a catheter body having proximal and distal ends and at least one lumen extending therethrough, a control handle at the proximal end of the catheter body, and a tip section having proximal and distal ends. The tip section i ...


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Dean M Ponzi, Shahram Moaddeb: Steerable DMR catheter with infusion tube. Cordis Webster, Christie Parker & Hale, June 11, 2002: US06402719 (96 worldwide citation)

A steerable, direct myocardial revascularization catheter comprises a catheter body, a control handle, a tip section, and a means for deflecting the tip section by manipulation of the control handle. The catheter body has an outer wall, proximal and distal ends and at least one lumen extending there ...


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Richard S Rhee, Emanuel Shaoulian, Shahram Moaddeb, Samuel M Shaolian: Adjustable cardiac valve implant with selective dimensional adjustment. Micardia Corporation, James W Hill, McDermott Will & Emery, May 27, 2008: US07377941 (60 worldwide citation)

Methods and devices are provided for support of a body structure. The devices can be adjusted within the body of a patient in a minimally invasive or non-invasive manner. Thus, as the body structure changes size and/or shape, the size and/or shape of the annuloplasty rings can be adjusted to provide ...


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Emanuel Shaoulian, Samuel M Shaolian, Shahram Moaddeb: Adjustable cardiac valve implant with coupling mechanism. Micardia Corporation, James W Hill, McDermott Will & Emery, April 22, 2008: US07361190 (55 worldwide citation)

Methods and devices are provided for support of a body structure. The devices can be adjusted within the body of a patient in a minimally invasive or non-invasive manner such as by applying energy percutaneously or external to the patient's body. The energy may include, for example, acoustic energy, ...


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James R Thacker, Alvin H Weinberg, Shahram Moaddeb: Method for making a body implantable sensor. Pacesetter, Lisa P Weinberg, February 13, 1996: US05490323 (53 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes a body implantable lead having a multipolar proximal connector, at least a first conductor coupled to at least one stimulating electrode, a sensor for sensing at least one physiologic parameter of the body, and a second and a third conductor coupled to the sensor. The ...


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James E Barcel, Alvin H Weinberg, Shahram Moaddeb, James R Thacker: Pacemaker lead for sensing a physiologic parameter of the body. Siemens Pacesetter, Lisa P Weinberg, December 7, 1993: US05267564 (51 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes a body implantable lead having a multi-polar proximal connector, at least a first conductor coupled to at least one stimulating electrode, a sensor for sensing at least one physiologic parameter of the body, and a second and a third conductor coupled to the sensor. The ...


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Scott Pool, Blair Walker, Jay R McCoy, Peter P Tran, Richard L Quick, Shahram Moaddeb, Arvin Chang: Method and apparatus for adjusting a gastrointestinal restriction device. Ellipse Technologies, Vista IP Law Group, January 4, 2011: US07862502 (48 worldwide citation)

A gastrointestinal implant system includes an adjustable restriction device having a contact surface configured for at least partially engaging a surface of a gastrointestinal tract of a mammal. The implant system further includes an implantable interface including a first driving element, the first ...