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Ross S Tsugita, Tracy D Maahs, Yue Teh Jang: Percutaneous catheter and guidewire having filter and medical device deployment capabilities. Embol X, Lyon & Lyon, June 15, 1999: US05911734 (561 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for treating stenosed blood vessels is provided, more particularly a percutaneous catheter, including a filter for capturing loose embolic material, used to deliver a stent, preferably within the ascending aorta, the aortic arch, or the carotid arteries. The catheter includes ...


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Ross S Tsugita, Tracy D Maahs, Yue Teh Jang: Method of protecting a patient from embolization during cardiac surgery. Embol X, Lyon & Lyon, March 28, 2000: US06042598 (537 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for treating stenosed blood vessels is provided, more particularly a percutaneous catheter, including a filter for capturing loose embolic material, used to deliver a stent, preferably within the ascending aorta, the aortic arch, or the carotid arteries. The catheter includes ...


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Ross S Tsugita, Tracy D Maahs, Yue Teh Jang: Percutaneous catheter and guidewire having filter and medical device deployment. EMBOL X, Lyon & Lyon, June 8, 1999: US05910154 (475 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for treating stenosed blood vessels is provided, more particularly a percutaneous catheter, including a filter for capturing loose embolic material, used to deliver a stent, preferably within the ascending aorta, the aortic arch, or the carotid arteries. The catheter includes ...


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Ross S Tsugita, Tracy D Maahs, Yue Teh Jang: Percutaneous catheter and guidewire having filter and medical device deployment capabilities. Embol X, Lyon & Lyon, February 22, 2000: US06027520 (433 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for treating stenosed blood vessels is provided, more particularly a percutaneous catheter, including a filter for capturing loose embolic material, used to deliver a stent, preferably within the ascending aorta, the aortic arch, or the carotid arteries. The catheter includes ...


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Yue Teh Jang: Percutaneous filtration catheter for valve repair surgery and methods of use. Embol X, Lyon & Lyon, April 18, 2000: US06051014 (402 worldwide citation)

A percutaneous filtration catheter used to entrap emboli from a patient's aorta and heart during cardiac surgery. The catheter has an elongate member, a proximal end, and a distal end. A balloon occluder is mounted on the distal end of the elongate member and an expandable filter is mounted on the e ...


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Yue Teh Jang, Vern L Liebmann, Glenda S Villman, Surendra A Amin: Nylon-PEBA copolymer catheter. Mallinckrodt, Bernard Rothwell & Brown, February 6, 1990: US04898591 (369 worldwide citation)

Inner and outer layers of a braided body portion of an intravascular catheter as well as a soft tip portion are formed from different proportioned blends of nylon and copolymer of ester linked polyethylene and polyamide to produce optimum mechanical properties in the catheter. One or more surfaces o ...


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Ross S Tsugita, Tracy D Maahs, Yue Teh Jang: Percutaneous catheter and guidewire having filter and medical device deployment capabilities. SciMed Life Systems, Crompton Seager & Tufte, December 26, 2000: US06165200 (358 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a nested tubing cannula which comprises outer and inner elongate tubular members, both having a proximal end, a distal end, and a lumen therebetween. The inner tubular member is sealed at its distal end and is nested substantially coaxially within the lumen of the outer tubula ...


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Yue Teh Jang: Percutaneous filtration catheter for valve repair surgery and methods of use. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, John Christopher James, O&apos Melveny & Myers, February 17, 2004: US06692512 (348 worldwide citation)

A percutaneous filtration catheter used to entrap emboli from a patient's aorta and heart during cardiac surgery. The catheter has an elongate member, a proximal end, and a distal end. A balloon occluder is mounted on the distal end of the elongate member and an expandable filter is mounted on ...


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Ross S Tsugita, Tracy D Maahs, Yue Teh Jang: Methods of protecting a patient from embolization during surgery. Embol X, Lyon & Lyon, August 7, 2001: US06270513 (288 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a nested tubing cannula which comprises outer and inner elongate tubular members, both having a proximal end, a distal end, and a lumen therebetween. The inner tubular member is sealed at its distal end and is nested substantially coaxially within the lumen of the outer tubula ...


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Yue Teh Jang, William M Belef: Intravascular catheter having combined imaging abrasion head. Cardiovascular Imaging Systems, Townsend and Townsend, March 31, 1992: US05100424 (286 worldwide citation)

Front-end and side-on intravascular catheters are described that comprise an abrasive head contained substantially within a housing. Aspiration means and flushing means are connected to the region of grinding to remove dislodged debris. A preferred embodiment has the abrasive surface of a rotatable ...