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John Daniel, Brian J Lowe, Robert Cassell, Bradley F Slaker, John E Arnold Jr, Thomas E Broome: Intravascular filter and method. SciMed Life Systems, Crompton Seager & Tufte, January 9, 2001: US06171327 (452 worldwide citation)

A filter disposed at the distal end of an elongate guidewire. Catheters are provided for delivering the filter to, and retrieving the filter from, a treatment site. The catheters can be over-the-wire or single operator exchange. The catheters include a housing for receiving the filter therein. The h ...


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John M K Daniel, Thomas E Broome, David J Holtan, Robert L Cassell, Daniel O Adams: Distal protection device and method. Scimed Life Systems, Westman Champlin & Kelly, December 14, 1999: US06001118 (428 worldwide citation)

An emboli capturing system captures emboli in a body lumen. A first elongate member has a proximal end and a distal end. An expandable emboli capturing device is mounted proximate the distal end of the first elongate member, and is movable between a radially expanded position and a radially contract ...


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Thomas E Broome, John M K Daniel, Thomas R Hektner: Distal protection device and method. SciMed Life Systems, Crompton Seager & Tufte, November 28, 2000: US06152946 (427 worldwide citation)

A device adapted for deployment in a body vessel for collecting floating debris and emboli in a filter. The device includes a collapsible proximally tapered frame for operably supporting the filter between a collapsed insertion profile and an expanded deployment profile. The tapered collapsible fram ...


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John M K Daniel, Thomas E Broome, David J Holtan, Robert L Cassell, Daniel O Adams: Distal protection device and method. SciMed Life Systems, Crompton Seager & Tufte, June 12, 2001: US06245089 (354 worldwide citation)

An emboli capturing system captures emboli in a body lumen. A first elongate member has a proximal end and a distal end. An expandable emboli capturing device is mounted proximate the distal end of the first elongate member, and is movable between a radially expanded position and a radially contract ...


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John M K Daniel, Thomas E Broome, David J Holtan, Robert L Cassell, Daniel O Adams: Distal protection device and method. December 16, 2003: US06663652 (171 worldwide citation)

An emboli capturing system captures emboli in a body lumen. A first elongate member has a proximal end and a distal end. An expandable emboli capturing device is mounted proximate the distal end of the first elongate member, and is movable between a radially expanded position and a radially contract ...


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John Daniel, Brian J Lowe, Robert Cassell, Bradley F Slaker, John E Arnold Jr, Thomas E Broome: Intravascular filter and method. SciMed Life Systems, Crompton Seager & Tufte, April 8, 2003: US06544280 (137 worldwide citation)

A filter disposed at the distal end of an elongate guidewire. Catheters are provided for delivering the filter to, and retrieving the filter from, a treatment site. The catheters can be over-the-wire or single operator exchange. The catheters include a housing for receiving the filter therein. The h ...


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Thomas E Broome: Self-expanding stent delivery system. SciMed Life Systems, Vidas Arrett & Steinkraus, May 21, 2002: US06391050 (117 worldwide citation)

A stent delivery catheter is provided with a retractable sheath operated by a pull wire in mechanical communication with the sheath. The pullwire is carried in a pullwire lumen and exits from the pullwire lumen through an axial slit in the distal end of the pullwire lumen. The length of the axial sl ...


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John M K Daniel, Thomas E Broome, David J Holtan, Robert L Cassell, Daniel O Adams: Distal protection device and method. SciMed Life Systems, Crompton Seager & Tufte, March 29, 2005: US06872216 (97 worldwide citation)

An emboli capturing system captures emboli in a body lumen. A first elongate member has a proximal end and a distal end. An expandable emboli capturing device is mounted proximate the distal end of the first elongate member, and is movable between a radially expanded position and a radially contract ...


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Thomas E Broome, John M K Daniel, Thomas R Hektner: Distal protection device and method. Boston Scientific Scimed, Jones Day, August 22, 2006: US07094249 (92 worldwide citation)

A device adapted for deployment in a body vessel for collecting floating debris and emboli in a filter. The device includes a collapsible proximally tapered frame for operably supporting the filter between a collapsed insertion profile and an expanded deployment profile. The tapered collapsible fram ...


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Thomas E Broome, John M K Daniel, Thomas R Hektner: Distal protection device and method. SciMed Life Systems, Jones Day, April 27, 2004: US06726703 (89 worldwide citation)

A device adapted for deployment in a body vessel for collecting floating debris and emboli in a filter. The device includes a collapsible proximally tapered frame for operably supporting the filter between a collapsed insertion profile and an expanded deployment profile. The tapered collapsible fram ...