AU1219401A - Methods and devices for improving cardiac function in hearts - Google Patents

Methods and devices for improving cardiac function in hearts

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Publication number
AU1219401A
AU1219401A AU12194/01A AU1219401A AU1219401A AU 1219401 A AU1219401 A AU 1219401A AU 12194/01 A AU12194/01 A AU 12194/01A AU 1219401 A AU1219401 A AU 1219401A AU 1219401 A AU1219401 A AU 1219401A
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Australia
Prior art keywords
hearts
devices
methods
cardiac function
improving cardiac
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Abandoned
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AU12194/01A
Inventor
Michael J Kallok
Peter T. Keith
Patrick M. Mccarthy
Todd J. Mortier
Cyril J. Schweich Jr.
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Myocor Inc
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Myocor Inc
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Publication date
Priority to US09/422,328 priority Critical patent/US6406420B1/en
Priority to US09422328 priority
Application filed by Myocor Inc filed Critical Myocor Inc
Priority to PCT/US2000/029029 priority patent/WO2001028455A1/en
Publication of AU1219401A publication Critical patent/AU1219401A/en
Application status is Abandoned legal-status Critical

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    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61FFILTERS IMPLANTABLE INTO BLOOD VESSELS; PROSTHESES; DEVICES PROVIDING PATENCY TO, OR PREVENTING COLLAPSING OF, TUBULAR STRUCTURES OF THE BODY, e.g. STENTS; ORTHOPAEDIC, NURSING OR CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES; FOMENTATION; TREATMENT OR PROTECTION OF EYES OR EARS; BANDAGES, DRESSINGS OR ABSORBENT PADS; FIRST-AID KITS
    • A61F2/00Filters implantable into blood vessels; Prostheses, i.e. artificial substitutes or replacements for parts of the body; Appliances for connecting them with the body; Devices providing patency to, or preventing collapsing of, tubular structures of the body, e.g. stents
    • A61F2/02Prostheses implantable into the body
    • A61F2/24Heart valves ; Vascular valves, e.g. venous valves; Heart implants, e.g. passive devices for improving the function of the native valve or the heart muscle; Transmyocardial revascularisation [TMR] devices
    • A61F2/2478Passive devices for improving the function of the heart muscle, i.e. devices for reshaping the external surface of the heart, e.g. bags, strips or bands
    • A61F2/2487Devices within the heart chamber, e.g. splints
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    • A61B17/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
    • A61B17/00234Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets for minimally invasive surgery
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    • A61B17/12Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets for ligaturing or otherwise compressing tubular parts of the body, e.g. blood vessels, umbilical cord
    • A61B17/122Clamps or clips, e.g. for the umbilical cord
    • A61B17/1227Spring clips
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    • A61B2017/00238Type of minimally invasive operation
    • A61B2017/00243Type of minimally invasive operation cardiac
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    • A61B2017/0427Suture anchors, buttons or pledgets, i.e. means for attaching sutures to bone, cartilage or soft tissue; Instruments for applying or removing suture anchors having anchoring barbs or pins extending outwardly from the anchor body
    • A61B2017/0435Suture anchors, buttons or pledgets, i.e. means for attaching sutures to bone, cartilage or soft tissue; Instruments for applying or removing suture anchors having anchoring barbs or pins extending outwardly from the anchor body the barbs being separate elements mechanically linked to the anchor, e.g. by pivots
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    • A61B2017/0445Suture anchors, buttons or pledgets, i.e. means for attaching sutures to bone, cartilage or soft tissue; Instruments for applying or removing suture anchors cannulated, e.g. with a longitudinal through-hole for passage of an instrument
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    • A61B2017/0446Means for attaching and blocking the suture in the suture anchor
    • A61B2017/0454Means for attaching and blocking the suture in the suture anchor the anchor being crimped or clamped on the suture
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    • A61B17/0401Suture anchors, buttons or pledgets, i.e. means for attaching sutures to bone, cartilage or soft tissue; Instruments for applying or removing suture anchors
    • A61B2017/0464Suture anchors, buttons or pledgets, i.e. means for attaching sutures to bone, cartilage or soft tissue; Instruments for applying or removing suture anchors for soft tissue
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    • A61B2017/0496Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets for suturing wounds; Holders or packages for needles or suture materials for tensioning sutures
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    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B90/00Instruments, implements or accessories specially adapted for surgery or diagnosis and not covered by any of the groups A61B1/00 - A61B50/00, e.g. for luxation treatment or for protecting wound edges
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AU12194/01A 1997-01-02 2000-10-20 Methods and devices for improving cardiac function in hearts Abandoned AU1219401A (en)

Priority Applications (3)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
US09/422,328 US6406420B1 (en) 1997-01-02 1999-10-21 Methods and devices for improving cardiac function in hearts
US09422328 1999-10-21
PCT/US2000/029029 WO2001028455A1 (en) 1999-10-21 2000-10-20 Methods and devices for improving cardiac function in hearts

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