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John H Stevens: Endovascular aortic valve replacement. Stanford Surgical Technologies, Crosby Heafey Roach & May, December 6, 1994: US05370685 (721 worldwide citation)

The subject invention relates to a valve replacement system together with methods of preparation and use, are provided for endovascular replacement of a heart valve in a host. The valve replacement system includes up to five components: (1) a prosthetic valve device, (2) a valve introducer device, ( ...


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John H Stevens: Endovascular aortic valve replacement. Heartport, Townsend and Towsend and Crew, August 13, 1996: US05545214 (592 worldwide citation)

The subject invention relates to a valve replacement system together with methods of preparation and use, are provided for endovascular replacement of a heart valve in a host. The valve replacement system includes up to five components: (1) a prosthetic valve device, (2) a valve introducer device, ( ...


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Stevens John H: Endovascular aortic valve replacement.. Stevens John H, May 25, 1994: EP0597967-A1 (212 worldwide citation)

The subject invention relates to a valve replacement system together with methods of preparation and use, are provided for endovascular replacement of a heart valve in a host. The valve replacement system includes up to five components: (a) a prosthetic valve device, (b) a valve introducer device, ( ...


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Stevens John H: Endovascular aortic valve replacement device. Heartport, August 25, 1999: EP0937439-A2 (162 worldwide citation)

The subject invention relates to a valve replacement system together with methods of preparation and use, are provided for endovascular replacement of a heart valve in a host. The valve replacement system includes up to five components: (1) a prosthetic valve device, (2) a valve introducer device, ( ...


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Stevens John H: Endovascular aortic valve replacement. Heartport, February 12, 2003: EP1283027-A2 (7 worldwide citation)

The subject invention relates to a valve replacement system together with methods of preparation and use, are provided for endovascular replacement of a heart valve in a host. The valve replacement system includes up to five components: (1) a prosthetic valve device, (2) a valve introducer device, ( ...


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Amr Salahieh, Hans F Valencia, Brian D Brandt, Claudio Argento, Ulrich R Haug, Jean Pierre Dueri, Daniel K Hildebrand, Dwight P Morejohn, Tom Saul: Systems and methods for delivering a medical implant. BOSTON SCIENTIFIC SCIMED, Seager Tufte & Wickhem, January 3, 2017: US09532872 (1 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to apparatus and methods for endovascularly delivering and releasing a prosthesis, e.g., an aortic prosthesis, within and/or across a patient's native heart valve, referred to hereinafter as replacing the patient's heart valve. In some embodiments the delivery system co ...


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John H Stevens: Endovascular aortic valve replacement. Audley A Ciamporcero Jr, Johnson & Johnson, May 16, 2002: US20020058995-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

The subject invention relates to a valve replacement system together with methods of preparation and use, are provided for endovascular replacement of a heart valve in a host. The valve replacement system includes up to five components: (1) a prosthetic valve device, (2) a valve introducer device, ( ...


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Amr Salahieh, Jean Pierre Dueri, Hans F Valencia, Brian D Brandt, Dwight P Morejohn, Claudio Argento, Tom Saul, Ulrich R Haug: Methods and apparatus for endovascularly replacing a heart valve. Boston Scientific Scimed, Seager Tufte & Wickhem, May 1, 2018: US09956075

The invention includes methods of and apparatus for endovascularly replacing a heart valve of a patient. One aspect of the invention provides a method including the steps of endovascularly delivering a replacement valve and an expandable anchor to a vicinity of the heart valve in an unexpanded confi ...


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Amr Salahieh, Brian D Brandt, Dwight P Morejohn, Ulrich R Haug, Jean Pierre Dueri, Hans F Valencia, Robert A Geshlider, Jeff A Krolik: Replacement heart valve assembly. BOSTON SCIENTIFIC SCIMED, Seager Tufte & Wickhem, March 7, 2017: US09585749

A replacement heart valve assembly. An expandable anchor is disclosed that has a skirt region, a lip region, and a plurality of posts attached to the skirt region. A replacement heart valve is attached to the posts. The lip region has interlocking elements that are secured to the posts where the int ...


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Amr Salahieh, Ulrich R Haug, Hans F Valencia, Robert A Geshlider, Tom Saul, Dwight P Morejohn, Kenneth J Michlitsch: Everting heart valve. Boston Scientific Scimed, Seager Tufte & Wickhem, August 29, 2017: US09744035

The present invention provides methods and apparatus for endovascularly replacing a patient's heart valve. The apparatus includes a replacement valve and an expandable anchor configured for endovascular delivery to a vicinity of the patient's heart valve. In some embodiments, the replacement valve i ...