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Victor I Chornenky, Eunsung Park, Graham S Kerslick, Ali Jaafar, Mark Gailloux: Method of manufacturing a miniature X-ray device. Medtronic Vascular, August 8, 2006: US07086577 (2 worldwide citation)

An emitter for a miniature X-ray apparatus comprises an insulating shell, an anode, and a cathode. The insulating shell includes a conical brazing surface, brazed to a conical brazing surface on the anode. The braze consists of a pure titanium layer and a pure tin layer. During brazing, the pure met ...


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Victor I Chornenky, Michael R Forman: Device for delivering localized x-ray radiation to an interior of a body and method of manufacture. Medtronic Ave, October 10, 2002: US20020146090-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

Generally, the present invention provides a device for insertion into a body of a subject being treated to deliver localized x-ray radiation, and a method for fabricating such a device. The device includes a cathode structure that has a thin, diamond film as a cathode. The device further comprises a ...


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Victor I Chornenky, Ali Jaafar: Apparatus and method for reducing subcutaneous fat deposits by electroporation. AngioDynamics, Harry K Ahn, Abelman Frayne & Schwab, December 6, 2011: USRE043009

An apparatus and method for minimally invasive treatment of deep subcutaneous fat deposits in lieu of cosmetic surgery is disclosed. The apparatus comprises a high voltage pulse generator connected to two or more needle electrodes at least one of which is configured for placement deeply under the sk ...


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Victor I Chornenky, Ali Jaafar: Apparatus and method for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia. AngioDynamics, Harry K Ahn, Abelman Frayne & Schwab, December 28, 2010: USRE042016

An apparatus and method for treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia is disclosed wherein the apparatus includes an applicator having a probe having proximal and distal probe sections wherein the proximal and distal probe sections each define an axis and wherein the axes are not collinear.


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Ali Jaafar, Victor I Chornenky: Apparatus and method for reducing subcutaneous fat deposits, virtual face lift and body sculpturing by electroporation. AngioDynamics, Harry K Ahn, Abelman Frayne & Schwab, April 5, 2011: USRE042277

An apparatus and method for performing non-invasive treatment of the human face and body by electroporation in lieu of cosmetic surgery is provided. The apparatus comprises a high voltage pulse generator and an applicator having two or more electrodes in close mechanical and electrical contact with ...


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Victor I Chornenky, Ali Jaafar: Thermally assisted pulsed electro-magnetic field stimulation device and method for treatment of osteoarthritis. Minnesota Medical Physics, Skaar Ulbrich Macari P A, September 9, 2014: US08827886

A method, apparatus and a system for thermally-assisted pulsed electromagnetic field stimulation for treatment of osteoarthritis are disclosed. In one embodiment, the system comprises a multi-coil applicator adapted for positioning near or around of the treated joint, a pulse generator functionally ...


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Ali Jaafar, Victor I Chornenky: Field emission X-ray apparatus, methods, and systems. Minnesota Medical Physics, Skaar Ulbrich Macari P A, August 23, 2011: US08005191

There is disclosed herein a field emission x-ray apparatus comprising: a housing including proximal and distal housing ends; a probe including proximal and distal probe ends, wherein the proximal probe end is attach to the distal housing end and the distal probe end is sealingly closed by a cathode, ...


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Victor I Chornenky, Ali Jaafar: Thermally assisted pulsed electro-magnetic field stimulation device and method for treatment of osteoarthritis. Minnesota Medical Physics, Skaar Ulbrich Macari P A, November 8, 2016: US09486638

A method, apparatus and a system for thermally-assisted pulsed electromagnetic field stimulation for treatment of osteoarthritis are disclosed. In one embodiment, the system comprises a multi-coil applicator adapted for positioning near or around of the treated joint, a pulse generator functionally ...


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Victor I Chornenky, Graham S Kerslick, Michael R Satteson, Steven T Meyer: Method and x-ray device using adaptable power source. Medtronic Ave, Medtronic Ave, August 23, 2001: US20010016031-A1

A method described includes positioning an x-ray emitter at a treatment area, where the x-ray emitter is connected to a cable, setting a voltage source at a source voltage, and measuring a current through the x-ray emitter. The method may include comparing a current flowing through the emitter with ...


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Victor I Chornenky, Michael R Forman: X-ray catheter. Medtronic Ave, Medtronic Ave, July 26, 2001: US20010009970-A1

A catheter for emitting radiation is disclosed, comprising a catheter shaft and an x-ray unit attached to the distal end of the catheter shaft. The x-ray unit comprises an anode and a cathode coupled to an insulator to define a vacuum chamber. The cathode is preferably a field emission cathode of gr ...