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Rodney G Wolff, Creg W Dance, Brice Letac, Alain Cribier: Compressive stent and delivery system. May 16, 1989: US04830003 (695 worldwide citation)

A cylindrical shaped stent to prevent arterial acute closure and subsequent restenosis formed of longitudinal wires of biocompatible metal. The wires are welded together in pairs at alternate ends with each pair of wires bent into a V-section. The wires are all formed into a cylinder welded closed t ...


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Dance Creg W, Letac Brice, Wolff Rodney G, Cribier Alain: Compressive stent and delivery system.. Medtronic, December 20, 1989: EP0346564-A1 (27 worldwide citation)

A cylindrical shaped stent (100) to prevent arterial acute closure and subsequent restenosis is inserted immediately after a balloon angioplasty procedure as an extension of this procedure. The cylinder is formed of longitudinal wires of biocompatible metal. The wires (10) are welded together in pai ...


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Dance Creg W, Wolff Rodney G, Cribier Alain, Letac Brice: Drain tubeur a compression et systeme de distribution, Compressive stent and delivery system. Medtronic, Medtronic, SMART & BIGGAR, August 11, 1992: CA1306161

66742-302 ABSTRACT A cylindrical shaped stent to prevent arterial acuteclosure and subsequent restenosis formed of longitudinal wiresof biocompatible metal. The wires are welded together in pairsat alternate ends with each pair of wires bent into a V-section. The wires are all formed into a cylinder ...