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Carter Kittrell, Robert M Cothren Jr, Michael S Feld: Catheter for laser angiosurgery. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds P C, December 2, 1997: US05693043 (241 worldwide citation)

A laser catheter is disclosed wherein optical fibers carrying laser light are mounted in a catheter for insertion into an artery to provide controlled delivery of a laser beam for percutaneous intravascular laser treatment of atherosclerotic disease. A transparent protective shield is provided at th ...


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Carter Kittrell, Robert M Cothren Jr, Michael S Feld: Catheter for laser angiosurgery. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds, April 3, 1990: US04913142 (161 worldwide citation)

A laser catheter is disclosed wherein optical fibers carrying laser light are mounted in a catheter for insertion into an artery to provide controlled delivery of a laser beam for percutaneous intravascular laser treatment of atherosclerotic disease. A transparent protective shield is provided at th ...


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Kittrell Carter, Cothren Jr Robert M, Field Michael S, Sacks Barry A: Catheter for laser angiosurgery.. Massachusetts Inst Technology, April 6, 1994: EP0590268-A1 (142 worldwide citation)

A fiber-optic probe (10) for diagnosing material within the vascular system of a patient comprises a plurality of optical fibers (20). A light source coupled to the optical fibers (20) irradiates tissue with light (95) and a spectral analyzer (60) separates fluorescent or Raman scattered light (54) ...


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Carter Kittrell, Robert M Cothren Jr, Michael S Feld: Catheter for laser angiosurgery. Massachusetts Institue of Technology, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds, March 5, 1996: US05496305 (91 worldwide citation)

A laser catheter is disclosed wherein optical fibers carrying laser light are mounted in a catheter for insertion into an artery to provide controlled delivery of a laser beam for percutaneous intravascular laser treatment of atherosclerotic disease. A transparent protective shield is provided at th ...


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Carter Kittrell, Robert M Cothren Jr, Michael S Feld, Barry Sachs: Catheter for laser angiosurgery. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds, March 1, 1994: US05290275 (84 worldwide citation)

A laser catheter is disclosed wherein optical fibers carrying laser light are mounted in a catheter for insertion into an artery to provide controlled delivery of a laser beam for percutaneous intravascular laser treatment of atherosclerotic disease. A transparent protective shield is provided at th ...


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Kittrell Carter, Cothren Robert M Jr, Feld Michael S, Barry A Sacks: Catheter for laser angiosurgery.. Massachusetts Inst Technology, September 24, 1986: EP0195375-A2 (34 worldwide citation)

A laser catheter is disclosed wherein optical fibers carrying laser light are mounted in a catheter for insertion into an artery to provide controlled delivery of a laser beam for percutaneous intravascular laser treatment of atherosclerotic disease. A transparent protective shield is provided at th ...


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Marcelo Soto Thompson, Stefan Andersson Engels, Sune Svanberg: System and method for therapy and diagnosis comprising optical components for distribution of radiation. SPECTRACURE, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, April 24, 2018: US09950187

A system and method for interactive therapy and diagnosis of a human or animal comprising at least one first radiation source for emission of a diagnostic radiation, at least one second radiation source for emission of a therapeutic radiation, and at least one radiation conductor adapted to conduct ...


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Kittrell Carter, Cothren Robert M Jr, Kenny Leo T, de Los Santos Pacheco Cynthia, Prince Martin R, Feld Michael S, Hayes Gary B, Tobin Jill M, Willett Robert L: Catheter pour angiochirurgie au laser, Catheter for laser angiosurgery. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, OGILVY RENAULT SENCRLSRL, February 5, 1991: CA1279901

CATHETER FOR LASER ANGIOSURGERY Abstract A laser catheter is disclosed wherein opticalfibers carrying laser light are mounted in a catheterfor insertion into an artery to provide controlleddelivery of a laser beam for percutaneousintravascular laser treatment of atheroscleroticdisease. A transparent ...


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Prince Martin R, Kittrell Carter, Cothren Robert M Jr, Sacks Barry A, Hayes Gary B, Tobin Jill M, Feld Michael S: Catheter pour angiochirurgie au laser, Catheter for laser angiosurgery. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, OGILVY RENAULT SENCRLSRL, July 29, 1997: CA1339056

A device for retaining optical fibers in afixed position near a distal end of a medicalcatheter or tube consists of a retainer affixed tothe inner surface of the tube. The retainer hasspaced, longitudinally extending, light transmittingfibers secured in the member in a fixed spaced apartrelationship ...


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SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR THERAPY AND DIAGNOSIS COMPRISING OPTICAL COMPONENTS FOR DISTRIBUTION OF RADIATION. January 26, 2017: US20170021189-A1

A system and method for interactive therapy and diagnosis of a human or animal comprising at least one first radiation source for emission of a diagnostic radiation, at least one second radiation source for emission of a therapeutic radiation, and at least one radiation conductor adapted to conduct ...