IL102516D0 - The use of at least one composite piezoelectric transducer in the manufacture of an ultrasonic therapy apparatus for applying therapy,in a body zone,in particular to concretions,to tissue,or to bones,of a living being and method of ultrasonic therapy - Google Patents

The use of at least one composite piezoelectric transducer in the manufacture of an ultrasonic therapy apparatus for applying therapy,in a body zone,in particular to concretions,to tissue,or to bones,of a living being and method of ultrasonic therapy

Info

Publication number
IL102516D0
IL102516D0 IL10251692A IL10251692A IL102516D0 IL 102516 D0 IL102516 D0 IL 102516D0 IL 10251692 A IL10251692 A IL 10251692A IL 10251692 A IL10251692 A IL 10251692A IL 102516 D0 IL102516 D0 IL 102516D0
Authority
IL
Israel
Prior art keywords
therapy
ultrasonic therapy
concretions
bones
living
Prior art date
Application number
IL10251692A
Other versions
IL102516A (en
Original Assignee
Technomed Int Sa
Inst Nat Sante Rech Med
Priority date (The priority date is an assumption and is not a legal conclusion. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation as to the accuracy of the date listed.)
Filing date
Publication date
Priority to FR9109197A priority Critical patent/FR2679125B1/en
Application filed by Technomed Int Sa, Inst Nat Sante Rech Med filed Critical Technomed Int Sa
Publication of IL102516D0 publication Critical patent/IL102516D0/en
Publication of IL102516A publication Critical patent/IL102516A/en

Links

Classifications

    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N7/00Ultrasound therapy
    • A61N7/02Localised ultrasound hyperthermia
    • A61N7/022Localised ultrasound hyperthermia intracavitary
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B17/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
    • A61B17/22Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for
    • A61B17/22004Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for using mechanical vibrations, e.g. ultrasonic shock waves
    • A61B17/22012Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for using mechanical vibrations, e.g. ultrasonic shock waves in direct contact with, or very close to, the obstruction or concrement
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B17/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
    • A61B17/22Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for
    • A61B17/22004Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for using mechanical vibrations, e.g. ultrasonic shock waves
    • A61B17/22012Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for using mechanical vibrations, e.g. ultrasonic shock waves in direct contact with, or very close to, the obstruction or concrement
    • A61B17/2202Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for using mechanical vibrations, e.g. ultrasonic shock waves in direct contact with, or very close to, the obstruction or concrement the ultrasound transducer being inside patient's body at the distal end of the catheter
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N7/00Ultrasound therapy
    • A61N7/02Localised ultrasound hyperthermia
    • BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
    • B06GENERATING OR TRANSMITTING MECHANICAL VIBRATIONS IN GENERAL
    • B06BMETHODS OR APPARATUS FOR GENERATING OR TRANSMITTING MECHANICAL VIBRATIONS OF INFRASONIC, SONIC, OR ULTRASONIC FREQUENCY, e.g. FOR PERFORMING MECHANICAL WORK IN GENERAL
    • B06B1/00Methods or apparatus for generating mechanical vibrations of infrasonic, sonic, or ultrasonic frequency
    • B06B1/02Methods or apparatus for generating mechanical vibrations of infrasonic, sonic, or ultrasonic frequency making use of electrical energy
    • B06B1/06Methods or apparatus for generating mechanical vibrations of infrasonic, sonic, or ultrasonic frequency making use of electrical energy operating with piezo-electric effect or with electrostriction
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B17/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
    • A61B17/00234Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets for minimally invasive surgery
    • A61B2017/00238Type of minimally invasive operation
    • A61B2017/00274Prostate operation, e.g. prostatectomy, turp, bhp treatment
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B17/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
    • A61B17/22Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for
    • A61B17/22004Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for using mechanical vibrations, e.g. ultrasonic shock waves
    • A61B17/22012Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for using mechanical vibrations, e.g. ultrasonic shock waves in direct contact with, or very close to, the obstruction or concrement
    • A61B17/2202Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for using mechanical vibrations, e.g. ultrasonic shock waves in direct contact with, or very close to, the obstruction or concrement the ultrasound transducer being inside patient's body at the distal end of the catheter
    • A61B2017/22021Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for using mechanical vibrations, e.g. ultrasonic shock waves in direct contact with, or very close to, the obstruction or concrement the ultrasound transducer being inside patient's body at the distal end of the catheter electric leads passing through the catheter
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B17/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
    • A61B17/22Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for
    • A61B17/22004Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for using mechanical vibrations, e.g. ultrasonic shock waves
    • A61B17/22012Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for using mechanical vibrations, e.g. ultrasonic shock waves in direct contact with, or very close to, the obstruction or concrement
    • A61B2017/22025Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for using mechanical vibrations, e.g. ultrasonic shock waves in direct contact with, or very close to, the obstruction or concrement applying a shock wave
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B17/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
    • A61B17/22Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for
    • A61B17/22004Implements for squeezing-off ulcers or the like on the inside of inner organs of the body; Implements for scraping-out cavities of body organs, e.g. bones; Calculus removers; Calculus smashing apparatus; Apparatus for removing obstructions in blood vessels, not otherwise provided for using mechanical vibrations, e.g. ultrasonic shock waves
    • A61B2017/22027Features of transducers
    • A61B2017/22028Features of transducers arrays, e.g. phased arrays
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B18/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body
    • A61B2018/00315Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body for treatment of particular body parts
    • A61B2018/00547Prostate
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N7/00Ultrasound therapy
    • A61N2007/0078Ultrasound therapy with multiple treatment transducers
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N7/00Ultrasound therapy
    • A61N2007/0086Beam steering
    • A61N2007/0095Beam steering by modifying an excitation signal
IL10251692A 1991-07-19 1992-07-15 Apparatus for effecting therapeutic treatment of a body zone IL102516A (en)

Priority Applications (1)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
FR9109197A FR2679125B1 (en) 1991-07-19 1991-07-19 Use of at least one composite piezoelectric transducer for the manufacture of an ultrasonic therapy apparatus for therapy in particular of concretions, tissues and bones of a living being ..

Publications (2)

Publication Number Publication Date
IL102516D0 true IL102516D0 (en) 1993-01-14
IL102516A IL102516A (en) 1996-01-31

Family

ID=9415352

Family Applications (1)

Application Number Title Priority Date Filing Date
IL10251692A IL102516A (en) 1991-07-19 1992-07-15 Apparatus for effecting therapeutic treatment of a body zone

Country Status (5)

Country Link
EP (1) EP0595849B1 (en)
DE (2) DE69227688D1 (en)
FR (1) FR2679125B1 (en)
IL (1) IL102516A (en)
WO (1) WO1993001752A1 (en)

Cited By (5)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US9510802B2 (en) 2012-09-21 2016-12-06 Guided Therapy Systems, Llc Reflective ultrasound technology for dermatological treatments
US9522290B2 (en) 2004-10-06 2016-12-20 Guided Therapy Systems, Llc System and method for fat and cellulite reduction
US9533175B2 (en) 2004-10-06 2017-01-03 Guided Therapy Systems, Llc Energy based fat reduction
US9895560B2 (en) 2004-09-24 2018-02-20 Guided Therapy Systems, Llc Methods for rejuvenating skin by heating tissue for cosmetic treatment of the face and body
US10252086B2 (en) 2004-10-06 2019-04-09 Guided Therapy Systems, Llc Ultrasound probe for treatment of skin

Families Citing this family (9)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
FR2720260B1 (en) 1994-05-30 1996-09-27 Technomed Medical Systems Use of an ultrasound in A for monitoring the position of a patient during a therapy session, and method and apparatus having application.
US6740108B1 (en) 2001-04-05 2004-05-25 Urologix, Inc. Thermal treatment catheter having preferential asymmetrical heating pattern
FR2849781B1 (en) 2003-01-14 2005-03-25 Edap S A Probe therapy
EP1608267A4 (en) * 2003-03-31 2007-04-25 Liposonix Inc Vortex transducer
JP2007516809A (en) * 2003-12-30 2007-06-28 ライポソニックス, インコーポレイテッド Ultrasonic transducer component
US9827449B2 (en) 2004-10-06 2017-11-28 Guided Therapy Systems, L.L.C. Systems for treating skin laxity
DK1855759T3 (en) 2004-10-06 2017-06-06 Guided Therapy Systems Llc A system for ultrasonic treatment of tissue
US8535228B2 (en) 2004-10-06 2013-09-17 Guided Therapy Systems, Llc Method and system for noninvasive face lifts and deep tissue tightening
US20060111744A1 (en) 2004-10-13 2006-05-25 Guided Therapy Systems, L.L.C. Method and system for treatment of sweat glands

Family Cites Families (9)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US4622972A (en) * 1981-10-05 1986-11-18 Varian Associates, Inc. Ultrasound hyperthermia applicator with variable coherence by multi-spiral focusing
DE3319871C2 (en) * 1983-06-01 1987-09-03 Richard Wolf Gmbh, 7134 Knittlingen, De
US4514247A (en) * 1983-08-15 1985-04-30 North American Philips Corporation Method for fabricating composite transducers
DE3425992C2 (en) * 1984-07-14 1986-10-09 Richard Wolf Gmbh, 7134 Knittlingen, De
DE3803275A1 (en) * 1988-02-04 1989-08-17 Dornier Medizintechnik Piezoelectric shock wave source
FR2642640B1 (en) 1989-02-08 1991-05-10 Centre Nat Rech Scient Method and ultrasound focusing device in the tissues
DE3932364C2 (en) * 1989-09-28 1993-05-19 Richard Wolf Gmbh, 7134 Knittlingen, De
FR2660561B1 (en) 1990-04-06 1994-05-13 Technomed International rectal probe.
FR2673542B1 (en) 1991-03-05 1993-07-09 Technomed Int Sa endorectal probe therapy apparatus and destruction of tumor tissue, especially prostate, comprising application preferably in combination with an endo-urethral probe visualization.

Cited By (5)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US9895560B2 (en) 2004-09-24 2018-02-20 Guided Therapy Systems, Llc Methods for rejuvenating skin by heating tissue for cosmetic treatment of the face and body
US9522290B2 (en) 2004-10-06 2016-12-20 Guided Therapy Systems, Llc System and method for fat and cellulite reduction
US9533175B2 (en) 2004-10-06 2017-01-03 Guided Therapy Systems, Llc Energy based fat reduction
US10252086B2 (en) 2004-10-06 2019-04-09 Guided Therapy Systems, Llc Ultrasound probe for treatment of skin
US9510802B2 (en) 2012-09-21 2016-12-06 Guided Therapy Systems, Llc Reflective ultrasound technology for dermatological treatments

Also Published As

Publication number Publication date
FR2679125A1 (en) 1993-01-22
WO1993001752A1 (en) 1993-02-04
IL102516A (en) 1996-01-31
EP0595849A1 (en) 1994-05-11
DE69227688D1 (en) 1999-01-07
FR2679125B1 (en) 1993-11-26
DE69227688T2 (en) 1999-07-01
EP0595849B1 (en) 1998-11-25

Similar Documents

Publication Publication Date Title
CA2331694C (en) Ultrasound bandages
US6273864B1 (en) Ultrasonic treatment for wounds
JP4122055B2 (en) Gel enclosed structure
US5549544A (en) Apparatus for ultrasonic therapeutic treatment
US5423835A (en) Apparatus and method for applying surgical clips in laparosopic or endoscopic procedures
EP0042889A1 (en) Electromagnetic body-treatment device
AU612671B2 (en) Method and apparatus for medical treatment of the pathological state of bones
AU624898B2 (en) Device for applying compressive pressure against a patient's limb
AU629293B2 (en) Device for applying compressive pressure against a patient's limb
US5443960B1 (en) Method for the diagnosis of blood coagulation disorders
AU693826B2 (en) Instrument for the penetration of body tissue
DE60139077D1 (en) A system for endotracheal / the oesophageal stimulation before and during a medical procedure
DE69842000D1 (en) A method for two- or three-dimensional illustration of the tubular tissue of the human body
AT175567T (en) Method and device for the hygienic preparation of medical, in particular dental instruments
DE69329895D1 (en) bone growth stimulation apparatus for non-invasive in vivo
GB2290479A (en) Medical appliance for intermittent compression treatment
EP0668052A3 (en) Ultrasonic diagnosis and treatment system.
TW200302118A (en) Ultrasonic transdermal permeation device
EP0094489A3 (en) Bone nail for the treatment of fractures of the proximal part of the femur, and the appropriate tools
AU691062B2 (en) Microgels for use in medical diagnosis and methods of making and using same
DE69635061D1 (en) Ultrasonic apparatus for the continuous generation of images of the heart and other body parts
AU3275693A (en) Ultrasound contrast agent examination of tissue perfusion
EP0575984A3 (en) A non-invasive system for determination of the main cardiorespiratory parameters of the human body
AU4221389A (en) Method and apparatus for non-invasive monitoring of central venous pressure, and improved transducer therefor
DE69212274T2 (en) Apparatus for applying surgical staples to attach an object to body tissue

Legal Events

Date Code Title Description
FF Patents granted
KB Patents renewed
KB Patents renewed
KB Patents renewed
KB Patents renewed
EXP Patent expired