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Michi E Garrison, Brian S Donlon, S Christopher Daniel, John H Stevens: Less-invasive devices and methods for treatment of cardiac valves. Heartport, Jens E Hoekendijk, Jeffry J Grainger, October 26, 1999: US05972030 (268 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods are provided for less-invasive surgical treatment of cardiac valves whereby the need for a gross thoracotomy or median sternotomy is eliminated. In one aspect of the invention, a delivery system for a cardiac valve prosthesis such as an annuloplasty ring or prosthetic valve inclu ...


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John H Stevens: Less-invasive devices and methods for treatment of cardiac valves. Hearport, September 17, 2002: US06451054 (128 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods are provided for less-invasive surgical treatment of cardiac valves whereby the need for a gross thoracotomy or median sternotomy is eliminated. In one aspect of the invention, a delivery system for a cardiac valve prosthesis such as an annuloplasty ring or prosthetic valve inclu ...


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Michi E Garrison, Brian S Donlon, S Christopher Daniel, John H Stevens: Less-invasive devices and methods for treatment of cardiac valves. Heartport, May 20, 2003: US06564805 (123 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods are provided for less-invasive surgical treatment of cardiac valves whereby the need for a gross thoracotomy or median sternotomy is eliminated. In one aspect of the invention, a delivery system for a cardiac valve prosthesis such as an annuloplasty ring or prosthetic valve inclu ...


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Michi E Garrison, Brian S Donlon, S Christopher Daniel, John H Stevens: Less-invasive devices and methods for treatment of cardiac valves. Audley A Ciamporcero Jr, Johnson & Johnson, December 5, 2002: US20020183839-A1

Devices and methods are provided for less-invasive surgical treatment of cardiac valves whereby the need for a gross thoracotomy or median sternotomy is eliminated. In one aspect of the invention, a delivery system for a cardiac valve prosthesis such as an annuloplasty ring or prosthetic valve inclu ...


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Garrison Michi E, Donlon Brian S, Daniel S Christopher, Stevens John H: Less invasive devices and methods for treatment of cardiac valves. Heartport, HESLIN James M, December 19, 1996: WO/1996/039942

Device and methods are provided for less invasive surgical treatment of cardiac valves whereby the need for a gross thoracotomy or median sternotomy is eliminated. In one aspect of this invention, a delivery system (10) for a cardiac valve prosthesis such as an annuloplasty ring (90) or prosthetic v ...


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Garrison Michi E, Donlon Brian S, Daniel S Christopher, Stevens John H: Less invasive devices and methods for treatment of cardiac valves. Heartport, April 22, 1998: EP0836423-A1

Device and methods are provided for less invasive surgical treatment of cardiac valves whereby the need for a gross thoracotomy or median sternotomy is eliminated. In one aspect of this invention, a delivery system (10) for a cardiac valve prosthesis such as an annuloplasty ring (90) or prosthetic v ...