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Syde A Taheri: Intravascular stapler, and method of operating same. Sommer Oliverio & Sommer, August 27, 1991: US05042707 (954 worldwide citation)

An articulatable stapler (20) is arranged in the form of an elongated catheter having a plurality of segments (25,26,28) mounted on one end of a catheter main body (24). A stylet (64) is slidably received within the catheter main body and two intermediate segments, and may be selectively moved to ar ...


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Syde A Taheri: Method and apparatus for transarterial aortic graft insertion and implantation. Sommer & Sommer, October 10, 1989: US04872874 (461 worldwide citation)

A method for implanting a tubular graft within a preselected blood vessel utilizes apparatus embodiments for inserting the graft endwise and axially through the blood vessel into place therein and for operatively securing the graft to the inside wall of the blood vessel with surgical staple-like cli ...


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Syde A Taheri: Technique for aortic valve replacement with simultaneous aortic arch graft insertion and apparatus therefor. Lieberman & Nowak, October 20, 1998: US05824064 (330 worldwide citation)

Transfemoral aortic valve replacement with the simultaneous insertion of an aortic arch graft, referred to as "TAVAG", is effected with a device comprising the following components: a U-shaped collapsible nitinol ring which is attached to a bioprosthetic valve, a thin walled predetermined graft with ...


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Howard J Leonhardt, Syde A Taheri, Trevor Greenan: Apparatus and method for engrafting a blood vessel. February 3, 1998: US05713917 (303 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for engrafting a blood vessel are disclosed. The apparatus includes a tubular graft having radially compressible annular spring portions for biasing proximal and distal ends of the graft into conforming fixed engagement with an interior surface of the vessel, with bifurcated ...


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Syde A Taheri: Stent and method for treatment of aortic occlusive disease. Hodgson Russ Andrews Woods & Goodyear, April 8, 1997: US05617878 (297 worldwide citation)

A method of treating arterial disease at the intersection of two arteries using both a graft and stent. The graft is placed at the intersection of two arteries by the use of a balloon catheter. A device is used to make an opening in the graft at a point corresponding to the intersection of the two a ...


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Syde A Taheri: Percutaneous arterial closure with staples. Hodgson Russ Andrews Woods & Goodyear, July 6, 1999: US05919207 (264 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for percutaneous arterial closure with staples. The apparatus comprises a triple lumen catheter, two j-shaped guide wires, a vascular stapler, and a tubular member. The method and apparatus provide for closure of arterial punctures that are typically created during catheteriza ...


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Syde A Taheri: Intravascular catheter and method for treatment of hypothermia. Sommer Oliverio & Sommer, December 14, 1993: US05269758 (215 worldwide citation)

An improved intravascular device (20) is adapted for use in treating hypothermia in a patient. The improved device includes an elongated flexible catheter (21) having a distal end piece (26) arranged in spaced relation to a catheter main body portion (32). The distal end piece and catheter main body ...


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Syde A Taheri: Variable stent and method for treatment of arterial disease. Hodgson Russ Andrews Wood & Goodyear, February 29, 2000: US06030414 (205 worldwide citation)

The present invention contemplates the use of a grafted stent having predetermined and sized lateral openings for the treatment of arterial disease at or around the intersection of multiple arteries, thereby ensuring blood flow through such arteries to collateral organs. In particular, the point of ...


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Syde A Taheri: Prosthetic valve for a blood vein and an associated method of implantation of the valve. Sommer & Sommer, July 25, 1989: US04851001 (192 worldwide citation)

A prosthetic valve and an associated method of implanting the valve within a blood vein utilize a valve support ring and a pair of leaflet members pivotally connected to the ring. The valve is positionable within a radial plane of the blood vessel for permitting substantially unidirectional flow thr ...


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Syde A Taheri: Device for closing an arterial puncture and method. Hodgson Russ Andrews Woods & Goodyear, September 19, 2000: US06120524 (188 worldwide citation)

A patch that is deployed inside an artery and the like to close a puncture in the artery, is described. The patch includes an enclosing support having a sheet of microporous material secured to a perimeter thereof and at least two protrusions extending from the support. The patch is deployed inside ...