*  US8986368B2 - Esophageal stent with valve - Google Patents
Further, the components and elements of the stent may be configured to balance transverse forces applied to the stent, thus ... configured to allow at least a portion of the stent to decrease in diameter in response to an axial force applied to the stent ... A stent comprised of a valve and a scaffolding structure having components ... Method of preventing or alleviating high venous pressure due to tricuspid regurgitation in a patient ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/US8986368
*  Patente US6027517 - Fixed focal balloon for interactive angioplasty and stent implantation ... - Google Patentes
... and both balloons may be utilized to implant or size intravascular stents. ... while at the same time failing to sufficiently alleviate the stenosis. ... Ostial stent balloon. US5749851 *. 2 Mar 1995. 12 May 1998. Scimed Life Systems, Inc.. Stent installation method using balloon ... Premounted stent delivery system for small vessels. US6264690 *. 24 Ago 1999. 24 Jul 2001. Jomed Implantate Gmbh. Stent having ...
  http://www.google.es/patents/US6027517?dq=flatulence
*  US6849077B2 - Stent delivery system and method of use - Google Patents
As is known in the art, catheterization is normally performed to alleviate a lesion in an artery. This is shown schematically ... Stent delivery system and method of use US20090287146A1 (en) * 2000-02-11. 2009-11-19. Ricci Donald R. Stent delivery system ... Stent delivery system and method of use US12497212 Expired - Fee Related US8057428B2 (en) 2000-02-11. 2009-07-02. Stent ... Stent delivery system and method of use US12497212 Expired - Fee Related US8057428B2 (en) 2000-02-11. 2009-07-02. Stent ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/US6849077B2/en
*  Patent US7621947 - Longitudinally flexible stent - Google Patents
Loops in the stent are disposed and adapted to cooperate so that after expansion of said stent within a curved lumen, the stent ... As a result, when the stent is coated with a medicine the more constant density of stent elements results in an even dose being ... The stent retains longitudinal flexibility after expansion. The stent is formed of intertwined meander patterns forming ... The stent can have different portions adapted to optimize radial support or to optimize longitudinal flexibility. ...
  http://www.google.co.uk/patents/US7621947
*  US20040002755A1 - Method and apparatus for treating vulnerable coronary plaques using drug-eluting stents - Google...
The biodegradable layer covers at least a portion of the drug-eluting layer of the stent, and is adapted to slowly erode over a ... This tissue growth is sufficient to encapsulate the stent and cover the vulnerable plaque, but not significant enough to cause ... and a method for treating vulnerable plaque in coronary vessels using said stent is disclosed. ... A drug-eluting intravascular stent comprising an anti-restenosis agent covered by a biodegradable coating, ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/US20040002755
*  Patent US6599237 - Instrument and method for facilitating endoscopic examination and surgical ... - Google Patents
... be necessary to pass a ureteral stent through the lumen 18 of the instrument 10 to relieve the obstruction and also alleviate ... Stent delivery system. US6086528 *. Sep 11, 1997. Jul 11, 2000. Adair; Edwin L.. Surgical devices with removable imaging ... The stent is generally passed transurethrally through the lumen 18 after the patient has received a general anesthetic. This is ... Generally, the stent is positioned in the upper collecting system using fluoroscopic guidance. Fluoroscopy may not be necessary ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US6599237?dq=6,208,537
*  Patent US20060178724 - Longitudinally flexible stent - Google Patents
The stent can have different portions adapted to optimize radial support or to optimize longitudinal flexibility. The stent can ... The stent retains longitudinal flexibility after expansion. The stent is formed of intertwined meander patterns forming ... An intravascular stent especially suited for implanting in curved arterial portions. ... be adapted to prevent flaring of portions of the stent during insertion. ...
  http://www.google.com.au/patents/US20060178724
*  Current Students</span><b class="x...
"This process of Nanova's coating the stents in a unique way and generating nitric oxide on the surface of the stent has a lot ... which opens the narrowed or blocked arteries and is covered with drugs to alleviate the potential problem of arterial re- ... The Nanova stent uses nanocoating of a specific substance in order to avoid the re-narrowing problem, while the coating could ... "My mom has a heart problem to where they can't put a stent in, so that kind of piqued my interest in bioengineering, as well," ...
  https://engineering.missouri.edu/current-students/
*  Doctors Remove Tennis Ball-Sized Bulge From Woman's Brain | Tech Times
Salman underwent surgery in Turkey way back in 2007 but the surgery did not alleviate her condition. She was treated with stent ... To alleviate her condition, a new method was considered to make sure the aneurysm won't recur and to stop it from growing ...
  https://www.techtimes.com/articles/119779/20151229/doctors-remove-tennis-ball-sized-bulge-from-womans-brain.htm
*  Boom Predicted in Biodegradable Stent Market - Lexology
... which are typically inserted into a blood vessel in order to expand the vessel to prevent or alleviate a blockage, have ... Stents, which are typically inserted into a blood vessel in order to expand the vessel to prevent or alleviate a blockage, have ... biodegradable stents (also called bioresorbable or bioabsorbable stents) have been developed. These stents serve the same ... in in-stent restenosis, dual anti-platelet therapy, and second surgery for removal of the stent. These factors have played a ...
  https://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=be65ee89-e0b5-414f-89e0-06459221cd5a
*  Obstructive Fibrinous Tracheal Pseudomembrane Following Silicone Stent Insertion | Archivos de Bronconeumología (English...
The aim of therapy is to alleviate symptoms in order to prolong survival and improve quality of life. The silicone stent was ... Here, we describe a unique case of OFTP after silicone stent insertion. In this case, an hourglass-shaped stent was inserted to ... 1.1). In order to reduce the dyspnea, an hourglass-shaped silicone stent (Dumon™Silicone stent) was inserted by means of rigid ... 2) Patent's trachea after silicone stent insertion. (3) Valve-like pseudomembrane. (4) Membrane and the silicone stent. ...
  http://archbronconeumol.org/en/seudomembrana-traqueal-fibrinosa-obstructiva-tras/articulo/S1579212917300162/
*  Patent US20010012960 - Method and tooling for forming a stent and stent so formed - Google Patents
The stent includes filaments of a first material and joints of a second material. The present invention also discloses the ... The tooling in accordance with the present invention also provides the capability to mold the stent as one piece. The method in ... The tooling in accordance with the present invention provides a fixture having grooves that receive the filaments of the stent ... and injecting a molten material into the mold to fill the grooves so as to create a one-piece stent of polymer and/or metallic ...
  https://www.google.com.au/patents/US20010012960
*  Patente US6014589 - Catheter having expandable electrodes and adjustable stent - Google Patentes
The electrode arms and the stent arms are decoupled so that each is separately controllable. In a method, the stent arms are ... The catheter further includes a set of expandable stent arms deployed to the final desired diameter of the vein. ... and having expandable stent members for limiting vein shrinkage to a final desired vein diameter. The catheter includes a set ... arms are then expanded into apposition with the vein wall and energy is applied to shrink the vein into contact with the stent ...
  http://www.google.es/patents/US6014589
*  Airway Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, UC Davis Health System | Sacramento CA
... which includes the placement of endobronchial stents that are placed fiberoptically with flexible or rigid high definition ... cameras (bronchoscopes) to alleviate airway obstruction.. In regards to airway cancer surgery, our surgeons and care providers ...
  http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/surgery/specialties/cardio/airwaysurgery.html
*  Patent US6340366 - Stent with nested or overlapping rings - Google Patents
A flexible stent is disclosed which reduced openings between rings by two alternative techniques. In the first instance, ... This type of structure alleviates the concerns of sharp edges, as well as the tendency of a doubled up heavy joint to rotate ... the stiffer the stent and the more difficult the stent can become to maneuver. The stent of FIG. 10 is generally stiffer than ... Flexible stent. US6682554 *. Dec 19, 2000. Jan 27, 2004. Jomed Gmbh. Methods and apparatus for a stent having an expandable web ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US6340366?dq=6016038
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One of the major accomplishments of Modi - government during its two years stint has been in alleviating the constraints facing ...
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*  US20010031979A1 - Stent delivery system and method of use - Google Patents
As is known in the art, catheterization is normally performed to alleviate a lesion in an artery. This is shown schematically ... Ostial stent and balloon JP4901087B2 (en) * 2004-09-24. 2012-03-21. オリンパス株式会社. Stent introduction member, the stent delivery ... such as stents. Stents are generally known. Indeed, the term "stent" has been used interchangeably with terms such as " ... Stent delivery system and method of use US12497212 Expired - Fee Related US8057428B2 (en) 2000-02-11. 2009-07-02. Stent ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/US20010031979?oq=flatulence
*  PPT - Diagnosing and Managing Cancers of the Liver and Bile Ducts Jeffrey S. Weinstein, MD Medical Director of Liver...
diagnose stage tumor, alleviate obstruction * - assess, brush, biopsy, and stent strictures * - more difficult to do in PSC ... Stents for obstruction and antibiotics for cholangitis. 48. Management of CCA in PSC. CCA Diagnosed. Advanced tumor. Localized ...
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*  kidney stones kinds Archives | what does a kidney stone look like
Your surgeon can then put a small tube, called a stent into your ureter for alleviating swelling and advancing the healing ... To alleviate moderate pain, your medical professional may suggest pain relievers, like ibuprofen (Motrin IB, Advil and more), ...
  http://whereareyourkidneys.org/tag/kidney-stones-kinds/
*  Medical Animation Medical Device Model Stent
The medical animation was created for investors and promotion of their new stent. ... Medical Animation Medical Device Model Stent This medical device illustration was created for a company before the device was ... Stents are often used to alleviate diminished blood flow to organs and extremities beyond an obstruction in order to maintain ... The origin of the word stent remains unsettled. The verb stenting was used for centuries for the process of stiffening garments ...
  http://medical-animation-studio.com/medicalanimationstent.html
*  Medtronic Nets New Indications For Resolute Integrity Drug-Eluting Stent In Europe - TheStreet
NYSE: MDT) announced that the Resolute Integrity Coronary Stent System has received European regulatory approval for several ... www.medtronic.com), headquartered in Minneapolis, is the global leader in medical technology - alleviating pain, restoring ... Pooled Analyses: Bifurcation Lesions and In-Stent Restenosis at Two Years Two-year results from RESOLUTE All Comers and ... The pooled data set on in-stent restenosis (ISR) will be presented on Friday by Dr. Gert Richardt from the Segeberger Clinic's ...
  https://www.thestreet.com/story/11536498/1/medtronic-nets-new-indications-for-resolute-integrity-drug-eluting-stent-in-europe.html
*  Implant (medicine) - Wikipedia
... and coronary stent. Orthopaedic implants help alleviate issues with the bones and joints of the body. They're used to treat ... such as subcutaneous drug delivery devices in the form of implantable pills or drug-eluting stents. Implants can roughly be ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Implant_(medicine)
*  Stent with bio-resorbable connector and methods - Patent # 7862607 - PatentGenius
... sections of the stent. The connecting members provide various spring rates or spring constants to the stent, and permit a ... unitary design of the stent. A method of making the helical stent includes forming a tube with a section made of a ... change in the flexibility of the stent subsequent to implantation while maintaining the ... A helical stent having bioresorbable connecting members connecting ...
  http://www.patentgenius.com/patent/7862607.html
*  Cardiovascular System - Fung Flashcards by Stephanie Rogers | Brainscape
Stent placement. Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG). 2. Is limited by:. Rapidity of alleviating the obstruction. Extent of the ...
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*  US6773390B2 - Radioactive source ribbon assembly - Google Patents
... regardless of the presence of a stent, thereby necessitating a repeat PTCA or use of other procedures to alleviate the ... Intra-arterial stent with the capability to inhibit intimal hyperplasia US6679860B2 (en) 2004-01-20. Intraluminal therapy ... Use of a stent with the capability to inhibit malignant growth in a vessel such as a biliary duct ... Early attempts to alleviate the effect of restenosis included repeat PTCA procedures or by-pass surgery, with attendant high ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/US6773390B2/en