1
Edward L Sinofsky: Infrared laser catheter system. C R Bard, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks, April 17, 1990: US04917084 (162 worldwide citation)

Laser energy produced by a laser operating in the mid-infrared region (approximately 2 micrometers) is delivered by an optical fiber in a catheter to a surgical site for biological tissue removal and repair. Disclosed laser sources which have an output wavelength in this region include: Holmium-dope ...


2
Edward L Sinofsky: Infrared laser catheter system. C R Bard, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks, August 21, 1990: US04950266 (90 worldwide citation)

Laser energy produced by a laser operating in the mid-infrared region (approximately 2 micrometers) is delivered by an optical fiber in a catheter to a surgical site for biological tissue removal and repair. Disclosed laser sources which have an output wavelength in this region include: Holmium-dope ...


3
Edward Lawrence Sinofsky: Infrared laser catheter system. CardioFocus, Thomas J Engellenner, Nutter McClennen & Fish, April 15, 2003: US06547780 (88 worldwide citation)

Laser energy produced by a laser operating In the mid-infrared region (approximately 2 micrometers) Is delivered by an optical fiber in a catheter to a surgical site for biological tissue removal and repair. Disclosed laser sources which have an output wavelength in this region include: Holmium-dope ...


4
Edward Lawrence Sinofsky: Infrared laser catheter system. Rare Earth Medical, Thomas J Lahive & Cockfield Engellenner, December 1, 1998: US05843073 (87 worldwide citation)

Laser energy produced by a laser operating in the mid-infrared region (approximately 2 micrometers) is delivered by an optical fiber in a catheter to a surgical site for biological tissue removal and repair. Disclosed laser sources which have an output wavelength in this region include: Holmium-dope ...


5
Edward Lawrence Sinofsky: Infrared laser catheter system. CardioFocus, Thomas J Nutter McClennon & Fish Engellenner, December 12, 2000: US06159203 (85 worldwide citation)

Laser energy produced by a laser operating in the mid-infrared region (approximately 2 micrometers) is delivered by an optical fiber in a catheter to a surgical site for biological tissue removal and repair. Disclosed laser sources which have an output wavelength in this region include: Holmium-dope ...


6
Edward L Sinofsky: Infrared laser catheter system. C R Bard, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks, March 23, 1993: US05196004 (76 worldwide citation)

Laser energy produced by a laser operating in the mid-infrared region (approximately 2 micrometers) is delivered by an optical fiber in a catheter to a surgical site of biological tissue removal and repair. Disclosed laser sources which have an output wavelength in this region include: Holmium-doped ...


7
Sinofsky Edward L: Catheter a laser infrarouge, Infrared laser catheter system. Sinofsky Edward L, C R Bard, SWABEY OGILVY RENAULT, October 23, 1990: CA1275450

A B S T R A C T A system is provided for the surgical removalof biological material. The system includes a laserenergy source operating with an output wavelength inthe range of 1.4-2.2 micrometers, an optical fiberwith an optical device for directing the output ofthe laser source to the proximal end ...