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Howard R Levin, Mark Gelfand: Method and apparatus for treatment of congestive heart failure by improving perfusion of the kidney. CHF Solutions, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, February 4, 2003: US06514226 (223 worldwide citation)

A method for treating congestive heart failure (CHF) has been developed that restores kidney renal functions by artificially perfusion of at least one kidney. The kidney is perfused with the patient's blood or other suitable perfusion fluid. A catheter inserted into the aorta of the patient has ...


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Howard R Levin, Mark Gelfand: Method and apparatus for treatment of congestive heart failure by improving perfusion of the kidney by infusion of a vasodilator. Intellicardia, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, September 11, 2001: US06287608 (162 worldwide citation)

A method for treating congestive heart failure (CHF) has been developed that restores kidney renal functions by artificial vasodilation of at least one kidney. A vasodilator drug is locally delivered to the kidney via a kidney perfusion catheter. The drug can be mixed with the patient's blood, ...


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Bran Ferren, Roderick A Hyde, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Eric C Leuthardt, Dennis J Rivet, Lowell L Wood Jr, Victoria Y H Wood: implant information, Treatment indications informed by a. GEARBOX, August 1, 2017: US09717896

Systems and methods are described for implementing or deploying one or more capture components configured to accelerate a decrease in a local concentration of one or more therapeutic structures along a downstream portion of a vasculature and one or more dispensation components configured to release ...