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David K Swanson, Thomas Bourne, Sidney D Fleischman, Dorin Panescu, James G Whayne: Systems and methods for forming large lesions in body tissue using curvilinear electrode elements. EP Technologies, Ryan Maki Mann & Hohenfeldt, December 10, 1996: US05582609 (604 worldwide citation)

Systems and associated methods form larger and deeper lesion patterns by shaping a support body with multiple electrodes in ways that increase the density of the electrodes per given tissue area. The support body can carry either elongated, continuous electrodes or arrays of non-contiguous, segmente ...


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Jeffrey N Reynolds, Thomas Bourne, Jerome Jackson, Gloria Alvarez, Stuart D Edwards: Large surface cardiac ablation catherter that assumes a low profile during introduction into the heart. EP Technologies, Lyon & Lyon, April 30, 2002: US06379352 (164 worldwide citation)

A cardiac ablation catheter has an energy emitting surface for thermally destroying tissue. The surface normally presents a compact, low profile for introduction into the heart. Once introduced, the energy emitting surface can be significantly enlarged. The enlarged surface emits ablation energy suf ...


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Jeffrey N Reynolds, Thomas Bourne, Jerome Jackson, Gloria Alvarez, Stuart D Edwards: Large surface cardiac ablation catheter that assumes a low profile during introduction into the heart. EP Technologies, Lyon & Lyon, July 11, 2000: US06086581 (139 worldwide citation)

A cardiac ablation catheter has an energy emitting surface for thermally destroying tissue. The surface normally presents a compact, low profile for introduction into the heart. Once introduced, the energy emitting surface can be significantly enlarged. The enlarged surface emits ablation energy suf ...


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David K Swanson, Thomas Bourne, Sidney D Fleischman, Dorin Panescu, James G Whayne: Systems and methods for forming large lesions in body tissue using curvilinear electrode elements. EP Technologies, Henricks Slavin & Holmes, January 9, 2001: US06171306 (129 worldwide citation)

Systems and associated methods form larger and deeper lesion patterns by shaping a support body with multiple electrodes in ways that increase the density of the electrodes per given tissue area. The support body can carry either elongated, continuous electrodes or arrays of non-contiguous, segmente ...


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David K Swanson, Thomas Bourne, Sidney D Fleischman: Systems and methods for forming large lesions in body tissue using curvilinear electrode elements. EP Technologies, Henricks Slavin & Holmes, February 4, 2003: US06514246 (126 worldwide citation)

Systems and associated methods form larger and deeper lesion patterns by shaping a support body with multiple electrodes in ways that increase the density of the electrodes per given tissue area. The support body can carry either elongated, continuous electrodes or arrays of non-contiguous, segmente ...


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Sidney D Fleischman, Thomas Bourne, Dorin Panescu, David K Swanson, James G Whayne: Systems and methods for forming elongated lesion patterns in body tissue using straight or curvilinear electrode elements. EP Technologies, Henricks Slavin & Holmes, October 29, 2002: US06471699 (81 worldwide citation)

Systems and associated methods position arrays of multiple emitters of ablating energy in straight or curvilinear positions in contact with tissue to form elongated lesion patterns. The elongated lesion patterns can continuous or interrupted, depending upon the orientation of the energy emitters.


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Anant V Hegde, Deepak R Gandhi, Thomas Bourne, James R Kermode: Multiple balloon stent delivery catheter and method. Intella Interventional Systems, Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert, August 4, 1998: US05788708 (25 worldwide citation)

A multiple balloon catheter for use in a vessel of a patient and for use with an inflation/deflation device. A flexible elongate tubular member with proximal and distal extremities has a distal balloon mounted on the distal extremity of the flexible elongate tubular member. Coaxial inner and outer b ...


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Anant V Hegde, Deepak R Gandhi, Thomas Bourne, James R Kermode: Multiple balloon stent delivery catheter and method. Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert, March 10, 1998: US05725535 (23 worldwide citation)

A multiple balloon catheter for use in a vessel of a patient and for use with an inflation/deflation device. A flexible elongate tubular member with proximal and distal extremities has a distal balloon mounted on the distal extremity of the flexible elongate tubular member. Coaxial inner and outer b ...


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Mary Lou Garber Bourne, Jeffrey Thomas Bourne: System and method for web-based sports event scheduling. Intercollegiate Sports Scheduling, McGuireWoods, May 11, 2010: US07716078 (6 worldwide citation)

A system and methods are provided for communication between entities that need to coordinate on scheduling events. Communication between schedulers, such as coaches, athletic administrators or organization administrators who may be in charge of a multiplicity of sports or activities at institutions, ...


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Huggins Thomas Bourne Sr, Roberts Elwyn, Edmunds Melvin Orlando: Nuclear fuel pellet transfer arrangement.. Westinghouse Electric, September 5, 1990: EP0385195-A1 (5 worldwide citation)

The invention concerns a pellet escalator (12) for loading nuclear fuel pellets (P) into a sintering boat (16). The escalator includes a transfer conveyor (26) comprising an elongate conveyor arm (34) which defines a channel (36) recessed below the upper side of the arm and having a width sufficient ...