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Joshua Makower, John Y Chang, Julia D Vrany, Amrish Jayprakash Walke: Implantable device and methods for delivering drugs and other substances to treat sinusitis and other disorders. Acclarent, Robert D Buyan, Stout Uxa Buyan & Mullins, April 22, 2008: US07361168 (211 worldwide citation)

Implantable devices and methods for delivering drugs and other substances to locations within the body of a human or animal subject to treat or diagnose sinusitis and a variety of other disorders. The invention includes implantable substance delivery devices that comprise reservoirs and barriers tha ...


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Eric Goldfarb, John Morriss, John Y Chang, William M Facteau: Methods and devices for facilitating visualization in a surgical environment. Acclarent, Frost Brown Todd, March 28, 2017: US09603506 (3 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods for visually confirming the positioning of a distal end portion of an illuminating device placed within a patient include inserting a distal end portion of an illuminating device internally into a patient, emitting light from the distal end portion of the illuminating device, obs ...


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Ketan P Muni, Hung V Ha, Randy S Chan, Nga K Van: Frontal sinus spacer. Acclarent, Frost Brown Todd, May 16, 2017: US09649477 (2 worldwide citation)

Substance delivering spacer devices may comprise expandable reservoirs that are implantable in paranasal sinuses and other cavities, openings and passageways of the body to maintain patency and to provide sustained local delivery of a therapeutic or diagnostic substance. Delivery apparatus including ...


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Eric Goldfarb, John H Morriss, John Y Chang, William M Facteau: Methods and devices for facilitating visualization in a surgical environment. Acclarent, Frost Brown Todd, February 21, 2017: US09572480 (1 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods for visually confirming the positioning of a distal end portion of an illuminating device placed within a patient include inserting a distal end portion of an illuminating device internally into a patient, emitting light from the distal end portion of the illuminating device, obs ...


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Thomas Jenkins, Eric Goldfarb, Tom Thanh Vo, Thomas J Wisted: Sinus illumination lightwire device. Acclarent, Frost Brown Todd, November 21, 2017: US09820688

An illuminating wire medical device may include an elongate flexible housing and an illuminating fiber and a core wire extending through at least part of the housing, the core wire providing desired pushability and torquability. The illuminating device may further include a connector assembly cooper ...


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John Morriss: Methods and devices for ostium measurements. Acclarent, Frost Brown Todd, April 11, 2017: US09615775

Devices and methods for accurately determining the size of an ostium of a patient and in particular sinus ostium. Methods for measuring a target ostium comprise inserting the distal end portion of an ostium measuring device into a patient, locating the target ostium with the measuring device, positi ...


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John H Morriss, Joshua Makower, Carlos F Fernandez, Eric Goldfarb, Thomas R Jenkins: Paranasal ostium finder devices and methods. Acclarent, Frost Brown Todd, September 5, 2017: US09750401

Devices and methods for locating sinus ostia and positioning a guide wire within the sinus ostia. The subject devices include a shaft having a distal end, a proximal end, a curved region located between the distal and proximal ends, and an interior channel, an extensible and retractable guide wire m ...


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Joshua Makower, John Y Chang, Julia D Vrany, Amrish Jayprakash Walke: Implantable device and methods for delivering drugs and other substances to treat sinusitis and other disorders. ExploraMed NC1, Robert D Buyan, Stout Uxa Buyan & Mullins, November 3, 2005: US20050245906-A1

Implantable devices and methods for delivering drugs and other substances to locations within the body of a human or animal subject to treat or diagnose sinusitis and a variety of other disorders. The invention includes implantable substance delivery devices that comprise reservoirs and barriers tha ...


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GUIDEWIRES FOR PERFORMING IMAGE GUIDED PROCEDURES. July 20, 2017: US20170202480-A1

Guidewires and methods useable in conjunction with image guidance systems to facilitate performance of diagnostic or therapeutic tasks at locations within the bodies of human or animal subjects.


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METHODS AND DEVICES FOR FACILITATING VISUALIZATION IN A SURGICAL ENVIRONMENT. August 17, 2017: US20170231698-A1

Devices and methods for visually confirming the positioning of a distal end portion of an illuminating device placed within a patient include inserting a distal end portion of an illuminating device internally into a patient, emitting light from the distal end portion of the illuminating device, obs ...