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EXPANDABLE VASCULAR OCCLUSION DEVICE WITH LEAD FRAMING COIL
An occlusion device for treating an aneurysm can have an inner embolic device with a proximal section and a distal section. The distal section has a first...
A LAPAROSCOPIC CLIP APPLIER
A laparoscopic clip applier comprising multiple clips housed in a rigid sleeve, where the arms of the clips are oriented lengthwise in the sleeve, and a...
Thermal Detachment System For Implantable Devices
The present invention provides for implant device delivery apparatuses and related methods of use. The delivery systems of the present invention incorporate a...
ATRIAL-APPENDAGE LIGATION TREATMENT TOOL AND ATRIAL-APPENDAGE LIGATION
Even if atrial-appendage tissue is damaged due to an excessive force unintentionally exerted during ligation of the atrial appendage, the effect of the damage...
ATRIAL-APPENDAGE LIGATION TREATMENT TOOL AND ATRIAL-APPENDAGE LIGATION
Completion of atrial-appendage ligation using a ligation loop is confirmed easily and more reliably. Provided is an atrial-appendage ligation treatment tool...
SURGICAL FASTENING APPARATUS
A surgical fastening apparatus includes a fastener retaining frame having a first annular portion having a plurality of retainers circumferentially disposed...
CUTTING RING ASSEMBLY WITH RIGID CUTTING MEMBER
The present disclosure relates to a cut ring assembly including a backup member, an intermediate member and a cutting ring body. The intermediate member is...
Various embodiments of a non-deforming surgical fastener are discussed. In one embodiment, the fastener includes two legs and a backspan extending between the...
Method For Stretching The Skin
In a device for stretching the skin, particularly for closing a wound, anchoring elements are anchored in the skin. The anchoring elements are movable on a...
STAPLE FEEDING AND FORMING APPARATUS
Disclosed is a surgical stapling apparatus and method of use that includes a cartridge assembly which is capable of being reloaded during a surgical procedure...
Stylus Winding Fixure for Winding Surgical Sutures
Novel adaptive stylus winding assemblies for use in winding surgical sutures in tray packages are disclosed. The stylus winding assemblies have a pivotally...
FASTENERS AND FASTENER DELIVERY DEVICES FOR AFFIXING SHEET-LIKE MATERIALS
TO BONE OR TISSUE
A fastener for attaching a sheet-like implant to tissue or bone. The fastener includes a first arm having a proximal end and a distal end, a second arm having...
APPLICATOR INSTRUMENT WITH FOLDING STAPLING TIP
An applicator instrument has a body portion that has at least one trigger mechanism and a rod extending from the body portion. The applicator instrument has a...
INSTRUMENTS FOR DELIVERING TRANSFASCIAL SUTURES, TRANSFASCIAL SUTURE
ASSEMBLIES, AND METHODS OF TRANSFASCIAL...
An instrument for delivering a suture transfascially may include a handle, a shaft extending from the handle, and a pair of needles that are moveable to an...
Devices And Methods for Advancing Knots
Embodiments of a knot pusher and methods of use thereof are disclosed, that are usable for pushing a knot formed from a suture, two limbs of the suture...
KNOTLESS SUTURE ANCHOR AND METHOD OF USING SAME
A suture anchor including an outer anchor part and an inner anchor part. The outer anchor part includes a proximal end, a distal end, and an inner surface...
VECTOR FIXATION DEVICE
A fixation apparatus is provided that includes a reception portion on a proximal end of the fixation apparatus. The reception portion couples the fixation...
METHOD AND DEVICE FOR FIXATING A SUTURE ANCHOR WITH A SUTURE IN HARD
A suture anchor retaining a suture is fixated in hard tissue, in particular in bone tissue, using any per se known method and is then secured using a securing...
HOLLOW BODY ANCHOR
Attachment of sutures to bone is achieved by forming a recess in the bone having a cylindrical channel surrounding a bone core and then inserting a hollow...
The invention relates to a retraction system for exposing accesses in human medicine, dentistry or veterinary medicine, wherein said retraction system is...
An intraluminal retractor includes a shapable element formed by a series of shaping segments. The shaping segments may be associated with one another in a...
RETRACTOR WITH MODULAR HANDLES
A retractor assembly includes a base; a first side arm assembly coupled to a first side of the base and configured to translate relative to the base along a...
TISSUE PROTECTION SYSTEM AND METHOD
A protective tissue cover having a sleeve configuration to slide onto the working portion of a surgical instrument, such as a retractor. At least the contact...
MULTI-COMPONENT VASCULAR DEVICE
A vascular occlusion, flow restriction, shunt or filter device is disclosed comprising the assembly of at least two, of a number of selectable discrete...
BIOPSY DEVICE WITH ROTATABLE TISSUE SAMPLE HOLDER
A biopsy device comprises a probe body, a cannula extending distally from the probe body, a cutter moveable relative to the cannula to sever tissue, and a...
A biopsy device for obtaining tissue samples from human or animal tissue is optimized for the sampling of tissues that are resilient and difficult to cut using...
DEVICE FOR COLLECTING A BIOLOGICAL SAMPLE
A device for collecting a biological sample in a patient includes a collection portion having a first axial end portion and a second axial end portion. The...
Medical diagnostic imaging ultrasound probe battery pack radio
In an ultrasound imaging system, a wireless radio is included as part of a removable battery pack. The charge, signals used for locating the battery, and other...
ULTRASOUND IMAGING ASSEMBLY AND METHOD FOR DISPLAYING ULTRASOUND IMAGES
An ultrasound imaging assembly is disclosed, comprising an image processing unit (26) for receiving and for evaluating at least one set of ultrasound data...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ULTRASOUND AND COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY IMAGE
REGISTRATION FOR SONOTHROMBOLYSIS TREATMENT
A method and system for treating a target area of a patient, for example an area of the brain which includes an occlusion: employ an ultrasound imaging...
ULTRASOUND PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHOD, AND PROGRAM
The present disclosure relates to an ultrasound processing apparatus and method, and a program that enable easy and stable measurement of tissue ...
SMART DEVICE FOR ULTRASOUND IMAGING
An ultrasonic imaging probe includes one or more ultrasonic transducers and one or more processors communicatively coupled with the one or more ultrasonic...
ULTRASOUND OBSERVATION APPARATUS, METHOD FOR OPERATING ULTRASOUND
OBSERVATION APPARATUS, AND COMPUTER-READABLE...
An ultrasound observation apparatus includes: a calculation unit that calculates features of frequency spectra obtained by analyzing a frequency of an...
ULTRASONIC DEVICE UNIT, PROBE, ELECTRONIC APPARATUS, AND ULTRASONIC
An ultrasonic device unit includes ultrasonic transducers disposed in an array. A first multiplexer is connected to the ultrasonic transducers through N...
ULTRASOUND SYSTEM AND TRANSDUCER ASSEMBLIES
An ultrasound system is disclosed. The ultrasound system includes an ultrasound device. The ultrasound device includes a housing, a control panel coupled to...
MANUAL, PORTABLE ULTRASONOGRAPHY DEVICE, WITH CENTRALIZED CONTROL AND
PROCESSING IN THE HARDWARE AND WITH...
The invention is directed to a handheld portable ultrasound device comprising a transducer further comprising piezoelectric elements that emit ultrasonic waves...
IN-DEVICE FUSION OF OPTICAL AND INERTIAL POSITIONAL TRACKING OF ULTRASOUND
An apparatus for noninvasive medical ultrasonography includes one or more ultrasonic transducers, one or more inertial sensors, one or more optical sensors,...
COMPUTED ULTRASOUND TOMOGRAPHY IN ECHO MODE (CUTE) FOR IMAGING SPEED OF
SOUND USING PULSE-ECHO SONOGRAPHY
The invention relates to a method for determining and particularly imaging sound speed in an object by means of pulse-echo ultrasound, comprising the steps of:...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MONITORING DEVICE ENGAGEMENT
An intravenous ultrasound (IVUS) system can include a catheter and a translation mechanism for translating the catheter. Engagement between the catheter and...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR TRACKING A PENETRATING INSTRUMENT
A system for tracking an instrument including an intraoperative transducer array configured to generate signals from array positions to generate real-time...
AUTOMATIC ULTRASOUND BEAM STEERING AND NEEDLE ARTIFACT SUPPRESSION
A classification-based medical image segmentation apparatus includes an ultrasound image acquisition device configured for acquiring, from ultrasound, an image...
Embodiments are directed to detecting the effect of external auditory sounds on a subject using a hands-free stethoscope, and further playing back those...
CHARGER FOR ELECTRONIC GRID HOLDERS AND DETECTORS STORED AT MOBILE
RADIOGRAPHIC IMAGING APPARATUS AND METHODS...
A mobile radiography apparatus has a moveable (e.g., wheeled) transport frame and an adjustable support mounted at the frame that can include an x-ray source....
DATA TRANSFER ACROSS A ROTATING BOUNDARY
A computed tomography (CT) imaging modality includes a stator and a rotor that rotates relative to the stator. The CT imaging modality includes a radiation...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ESTIMATING ISCHEMIA AND BLOOD FLOW CHARACTERISTICS
FROM VESSEL GEOMETRY AND PHYSIOLOGY
Systems and methods are disclosed for determining individual-specific blood flow characteristics. One method includes acquiring, for each of a plurality of...
DETERMINING THE VELOCITY OF A FLUID USING AN IMAGING METHOD
A method is described for determining the velocity of a fluid in a region to be investigated using an imaging method, preferably computer tomography, of an...
PHASE RETRIEVAL FOR SCANNING DIFFERENTIAL PHASE CONTRAST SYSTEMS
A phase contrast imaging apparatus (MA) and related image processing method. The imaging apparatus includes a movable arm (AR) that carries a detector (D) and...
X-RAY REAL-TIME IMAGING DEVICE
An X-ray real-time imaging device includes a first C-shaped arm slidably disposed on a second C-shaped arm, wherein the first C-shaped arm is provided with a...
Radiation Shield Assembly and Method of Providing a Sterile Barrier to
A radiation shield assembly and method of providing a sterile barrier to radiation is provided. An assembly includes a rigid support member and a radiopaque...
HYBRID SLOT-SCANNING GRATING-BASED DIFFERENTIAL PHASE CONTRAST IMAGING
SYSTEM FOR MEDICAL RADIOGRAPHIC IMAGING
Embodiments of methods and apparatus are disclosed for obtaining a phase-contrast digital mammography system and methods for same that can include an x-ray...