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Jan Otto Solem, Per Ola Kimblad, Randolf von Oepen, Bodo Quint, Gerd Seibold, Kenneth J Michlitsch, Suk Woo Ha, Karl Ludwig Eckert, Ib Joergensen, Stevan Nielsen: Method and device for treatment of mitral insufficiency. Edwards Lifesciences, David L Hauser, February 14, 2006: US06997951 (206 worldwide citation)

A device for treatment of mitral annulus dilation is disclosed, wherein the device comprises two states. In a first of these states the device is insertable into the coronary sinus and has a shape of the coronary sinus. When positioned in the coronary sinus, the device is transferable to the second ...


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Jan Otto Solem, Per Ola Kimblad, Randolf von Oepen, Bodo Quint, Gerd Seibold, Kenneth J Michlitsch, Suk Woo Ha, Karl Ludwig Eckert, Ib Joergensen, Stevan Nielsen: Apparatus for applying a compressive load on body tissue. Edwards Lifesciences, Melinda R Michalerya, December 13, 2011: US08075616 (32 worldwide citation)

A device for reshaping a cardiac valve (26), which is elongate and has such dimensions as to be insertable into a cardiac vessel (24). The device has two states, in a first state (K) of which the device has a shape that is adaptable to the shape of the vessel (24), and to the second state (k′) of wh ...


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Jan Otto Solem, Per Ola Kimblad, Randolf von Oepen, Bodo Quint, Gerd Seibold, Kenneth J Michlitsch, Suk Woo Ha, Karl Ludwig Eckert, Ib Joergensen, Stevan Nielsen: Method and device for treatment of mitral insufficiency. Edwards Lifesciences, AnneMarie Kaiser, April 29, 2014: US08709074 (17 worldwide citation)

A device for treatment of mitral annulus dilation is disclosed, wherein the device comprises two states. In a first of these states the device is insertable into the coronary sinus and has a shape of the coronary sinus. When positioned in the coronary sinus, the device is transferable to the second ...


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Gerd Seibold, Kenneth J Michlitsch, Randolf Von Oepen, Bodo Quint, Ib Erling Joergensen, Stevan Nielsen, Tommy Conzelmann: Apparatus for sealing surgical punctures. Abbott Laboratories Vascular Enterprises, Workman Nydegger, February 21, 2012: US08118833 (17 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is provided for sealing a puncture within a vessel or tissue to provide hemostasis, comprising a first disk coupled to either a second disk or a spring, and sealingly engaged to the vessel or tissue surrounding the puncture. At least the first disk is preferably configured to substantially ...


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Axel Grandt, Randolf Von Oepen, Andrew Jeffrey, Bodo Quint, Stevan Nielsen, Thomas Rieth: Multiple lumen catheter and method of making same. Abbott Laboratories, Baker Botts L, September 14, 2010: US07794448 (8 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a catheter and method of making the same including an outer tubular member having a length, an outer surface, an inner surface and a lumen therethrough. The catheter also includes an inner tubular member having an outer surface, an inner surface and a lumen therethrough, at le ...


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Bodo Quint, Stevan Nielsen: Method for connecting a catheter balloon with a catheter shaft of a balloon catheter. Abbott Laboratories Vascular Enterprises, Workman Nydegger, August 31, 2010: US07785439 (3 worldwide citation)

A method for connecting a catheter balloon with a catheter shaft of a balloon catheter that improves the welding quality of a weld between the catheter balloon and the catheter shaft of the balloon catheter. Preferably, a welding energy absorbing device is arranged, preferably in the form of a color ...


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Ralph Schneider, Judith Hartwig, Stevan Nielsen: Catheter with bendable section. Abbott Laboratories Vascular Enterprises, Workman Nydegger, January 31, 2012: US08105311 (3 worldwide citation)

A catheter is configured to prevent kinking of a catheter during handling or mounting of a pressure device. The catheter has a proximal end of its catheter shaft that is provided with a bending section having a flexibility greater than that of the section of the catheter shaft joining the proximal e ...


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Gerd Seibold, Kenneth J Michlitsch, Randolf Von Oepen, Bodo Quint, Ib Erling Joergensen, Stevan Nielsen, Tommy Conzelmann: Apparatus for sealing surgical punctures. Abbott Laboratories Vascular Enterprises, Workman Nydegger, February 14, 2012: US08114125 (3 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is provided for sealing a puncture within a vessel or tissue to provide hemostasis, comprising a first disk coupled to either a second disk or a spring, and sealingly engaged to the vessel or tissue surrounding the puncture. At least the first disk is preferably configured to substantially ...


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Stevan Nielsen, Bodo Quint, Randolf Von Oepen, Kenneth J Michlitsch, Gerd Seibold, Tommy Conzelmann, Ib Erling Joergensen: Apparatus for sealing a puncture by causing a reduction in the circumference of the puncture. Abbott Laboratories Vascular Enterprises, Workman Nydegger, July 5, 2011: US07972358 (2 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is provided for sealing a vascular puncture by causing a reduction in the circumference of the puncture tract through delivery of a closure agent into tissue surrounding the puncture tract. A resultant inflammatory response and volumetric increase cause the tissue to swell into the punctur ...


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Bodo Quint, Stevan Nielsen: Method for connecting a catheter balloon with a catheter shaft of a balloon catheter. Abbott Laboratories Vascular Enterprises, Workman Nydegger, January 10, 2012: US08092634

A method for connecting a catheter balloon with a catheter shaft of a balloon catheter that improves the welding quality of a weld between the catheter balloon and the catheter shaft of the balloon catheter. Preferably, a welding energy absorbing device is arranged, preferably in the form of a colou ...