US Patent No: 6,013,054

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Multifurcated balloon catheter

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Abstract

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The invention is directed to an inflatable member for intralumenal catheter which has been formed by vapor and/or gas cover deposition and a balloon formed by the method. Multi-furcated inflatable members can be made with essentially no pin holes and other defects.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
ADVANCED CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS, INC.SANTA CLARA, CA1403

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Jiun, Yan John Yeu Los Gatos, CA 1 101

Cited Art Landscape

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IsoStent, Inc. (1)
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Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (3)
* 4,309,994 Cardiovascular cannula 182 1980
* 5,613,980 Bifurcated catheter system and method 222 1994
* 5,669,924 Y-shuttle stent assembly for bifurcating vessels and method of using the same 389 1995
 
CORDIS CORPORATION (2)
* 4,743,327 Adhesive bonding of fluoropolymers 49 1986
* 4,994,071 Bifurcating stent apparatus and method 1000 1989
 
Angiomedics Corporation (2)
* 4,413,989 Expandable occlusion apparatus 316 1981
* 4,456,000 Expandable occlusion apparatus 185 1983
 
BOSTON SCIENTIFIC SCIMED, INC. (1)
* 4,952,357 Method of making a polyimide balloon catheter 149 1988
 
ARTERIA MEDICAL SCIENCE, LLC (1)
* 5,720,735 Bifurcated endovascular catheter 328 1997
* Cited By Examiner

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ADVANCED BIO PROSTHETIC SURFACES, LTD. (12)
7,300,457 Self-supporting metallic implantable grafts, compliant implantable medical devices and methods of making same 89 2002
6,936,066 Complaint implantable medical devices and methods of making same 151 2002
* 2004/0098,094 Implantable graft and methods of making same 22 2003
8,460,333 Balloon catheter having metal balloon and method of making same 1 2003
* 2004/0181,252 Balloon catheter having metal balloon and method of making same 70 2003
8,313,523 Metallic implantable grafts and method of making same 1 2004
7,641,682 Compliant implantable medical devices and methods of making same 12 2005
* 2006/0015,175 Compliant implantable medical devices and methods of making same 46 2005
8,458,879 Method of fabricating an implantable medical device 1 2009
9,132,001 Metallic implantable grafts and method of making same 0 2012
* 8,910,363 Compliant implantable medical devices and methods of making same 0 2013
* 2013/0334,032 COMPLIANT IMPLANTABLE MEDICAL DEVICES AND METHODS OF MAKING SAME 0 2013
 
ANGIODYNAMICS, INC. (16)
* 2005/0197,624 Sheath for use in peripheral interventions 75 2005
* 2006/0036,218 Method and apparatus for selective material delivery via an intra-renal catheter 76 2005
7,585,836 Bi-lateral local renal delivery for treating congestive heart failure and for BNP therapy 2 2005
* 2005/0267,010 Bi-lateral local renal delivery for treating congestive heart failure and for BNP therapy 65 2005
7,993,325 Renal infusion systems and methods 1 2005
7,766,961 Systems and methods for performing bi-lateral interventions or diagnosis in branched body lumens 16 2005
* 2006/0149,350 Systems and methods for performing bi-lateral interventions or diagnosis in branched body lumens 125 2005
* 2007/0213,686 System and method for prevention of radiocontrast induced nephropathy 2 2006
* 2007/0167,913 VASCULAR SHEATH WITH VARIABLE LUMEN CONSTRUCTION 10 2006
* 2007/0100,314 APPARATUS AND METHODS FOR TREATING CONGESTIVE HEART DISEASE 12 2006
7,771,401 Selective renal cannulation and infusion systems and methods 5 2007
* 2007/0287,967 SELECTIVE RENAL CANNULATION AND INFUSION SYSTEMS AND METHODS 1 2007
8,012,121 Method and apparatus for selective material delivery via an intra-renal catheter 6 2007
8,585,678 Method and apparatus for intra-aortic substance delivery to a branch vessel 0 2008
* 2008/0221,551 ACUTE KIDNEY INJURY TREATMENT SYSTEMS AND METHODS 2 2008
8,518,011 Sheath for use in peripheral interventions 1 2009
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (5)
* 7,291,160 Intragastric catheter 7 2003
* 2004/0186,503 Intragastric catheter 7 2003
7,883,525 Intragastric catheter 5 2007
* 8,043,320 Bifurcated balloon & stent delivery system 0 2008
* 2009/0254,167 BIFURCATED STENT DELIVERY SYSTEM AND METHOD OF USE 6 2009
 
JAPAN LIFELINE CO., LTD. (1)
* 2004/0232,589 Balloon catheter and process for producing balloon for balloon catheters 3 2004
 
Abbott Cardiovascular Systems Inc. (3)
8,431,665 Zwitterionic terpolymers, method of making and use on medical devices 0 2010
* 2010/0152,402 ZWITERIONIC TERPOLYMERS, METHOD OF MAKING AND USE ON MEDICAL DEVICES 4 2010
8,722,826 Zwitterionic terpolymers, method of making and use on medical devices 0 2013
 
Advanced Bio Prothestic Surfaces, Ltd. (1)
7,704,274 Implantable graft and methods of making same 7 2003
 
ADVANCED CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS, INC. (1)
6,527,739 Spiraled balloon arrangement for treatment of a tortuous vessel 46 2000
 
KCI LICENSING, INC. (11)
9,050,402 Method for percutaneously administering reduced pressure treatment using balloon dissection 0 2007
8,267,918 System and method for percutaneously administering reduced pressure treatment using a flowable manifold 1 2007
8,235,939 System and method for purging a reduced pressure apparatus during the administration of reduced pressure treatment 0 2007
8,029,498 System for percutaneously administering reduced pressure treatment using balloon dissection 4 2007
* 2007/0219,471 System for percutaneously administering reduced pressure treatment using balloon dissection 19 2007
* 2007/0219,585 System for administering reduced pressure treatment having a manifold with a primary flow passage and a blockage prevention member 11 2007
* 2007/0218,101 System and method for percutaneously administering reduced pressure treatment using a flowable manifold 11 2007
* 2007/0219,497 System and method for purging a reduced pressure apparatus during the administration of reduced pressure treatment 43 2007
* 2009/0157,017 BIORESORBABLE FOAMING TISSUE DRESSING 1 2008
8,939,933 Manifolds, systems, and methods for administering reduced pressure to a subcutaneous tissue site 0 2009
8,617,140 System for percutaneously administering reduced pressure treatment using balloon dissection 0 2011
 
Minvasys (1)
* 2007/0250,001 Guidewire Separator Device and Method of Use 4 2005
 
Minvasys, SA (3)
7,641,684 Catheter system for stenting bifurcated vessels 11 2004
* 2005/0085,845 Catheter system for stenting bifurcated vessels 16 2004
* 2007/0282,419 Catheter system for stenting and drug treatment of bifurcated vessels 17 2007
 
Advanced BioProsthetic Surfaces, Ltd. (1)
6,733,513 Balloon catheter having metal balloon and method of making same 123 2002
 
SCIMED LIFE SYSTEMS, INC. (1)
* 2003/0097,169 Bifurcated stent and delivery system 120 2002
 
OLYMPUS MEDICAL SYSTEMS CORP. (1)
* 2012/0303,051 INSERTION PORTION RIGIDITY CHANGEABLE CATHETER WITH BALLOON 0 2012
 
Vayu Co., Ltd. (1)
* 2009/0306,700 Balloon Catheter 1 2005
 
FLOWMEDICA, INC. (2)
* 2009/0105,799 RENAL ASSESSMENT SYSTEMS AND METHODS 4 2008
* 2009/0318,857 SHEATH FOR USE IN PERIPHERAL INTERVENTIONS 1 2009
 
ADVANCED STENT TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (2)
* 2005/0060,027 Catheter balloon systems and methods 68 2004
* 2008/0109,060 Catheter balloon systems and methods 6 2008
 
KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC. (3)
* 2004/0106,899 Gastric balloon catheter with improved balloon orientation 55 2002
* 2004/0106,901 Catheter having a balloon member invertedly attached thereto 26 2002
* 2004/0103,987 Process for producing unitary component and a catheter having a unitary component 0 2002
 
AVENT, INC. (3)
7,534,224 Catheter with unitary component 9 2002
7,124,489 Process for producing a catheter 4 2002
* 2004/0103,518 Process for securing a tip member to a catheter during production of the tip member 3 2002
 
ABBOTT LABORATORIES (2)
* 8,465,758 Drug delivery from stents 0 2010
8,753,659 Drug delivery from stents 0 2013
 
BOSTON SCIENTIFIC SCIMED, INC. (100)
7,771,462 Catheter with side sheath and methods 13 2000
6,884,258 Bifurcation lesion stent delivery using multiple guidewires 81 2001
6,835,203 Extendible stent apparatus 87 2002
6,962,602 Method for employing an extendible stent apparatus 83 2002
* 2002/0116,047 Extendible stent apparatus and method for deploying the same 16 2002
7,799,064 Bifurcated stent and delivery system 3 2002
6,695,877 Bifurcated stent 75 2002
7,591,846 Methods for deploying stents in bifurcations 2 2002
7,766,955 Extendible stent apparatus 4 2003
* 2004/0015,227 Extendible stent apparatus 95 2003
* 7,476,243 Bifurcation stent delivery system 11 2003
* 2005/0192,656 BIFURCATED STENT DELIVERY SYSTEM 32 2003
7,220,275 Stent with protruding branch portion for bifurcated vessels 77 2003
* 2004/0138,737 Stent with protruding branch portion for bifurcated vessels 39 2003
8,617,231 Dual guidewire exchange catheter system 0 2003
7,118,593 Extendible stent apparatus 28 2003
* 2004/0133,268 Extendible stent apparatus 23 2003
7,585,317 Stent range transducers 3 2004
* 2004/0148,006 Stent range transducers and methods of use 56 2004
8,211,167 Method of using a catheter with attached flexible side sheath 1 2004
7,341,598 Stent with protruding branch portion for bifurcated vessels 43 2004
7,655,030 Catheter balloon systems and methods 11 2004
7,678,142 Extendible stent apparatus 3 2004
* 2005/0010,278 Extendible stent apparatus 78 2004
7,344,557 Catheter balloon systems and methods 19 2004
* 2005/0102,019 Catheter balloon systems and methods 19 2004
8,298,280 Stent with protruding branch portion for bifurcated vessels 5 2004
* 2005/0102,023 Stent with protruding branch portion for bifurcated vessels 50 2004
* 2005/0119,731 Bifurcated stent and delivery system 61 2005
8,480,728 Stent side branch deployment initiation geometry 0 2005
8,317,855 Crimpable and expandable side branch cell 5 2005
* 2006/0271,160 Stent side branch deployment initiation geometry 1 2005
* 2006/0271,161 Selective treatment of stent side branch petals 8 2005
7,578,841 Stent with protruding branch portion for bifurcated vessels 24 2005
8,043,366 Overlapping stent 2 2005
8,038,706 Crown stent assembly 1 2005
7,731,741 Inflatable bifurcation stent 10 2005
* 2007/0055,351 Crown stent assembly 6 2005
* 2007/0055,362 Overlapping stent 7 2005
* 2007/0112,418 Stent with spiral side-branch support designs 7 2005
8,435,284 Telescoping bifurcated stent 0 2005
8,343,211 Connectors for bifurcated stent 1 2005
* 2007/0135,904 Telescoping bifurcated stent 13 2005
* 2007/0135,903 Connectors for bifurcated stent 1 2005
7,540,881 Bifurcation stent pattern 20 2005
7,833,264 Bifurcated stent 0 2006
8,298,278 Bifurcated stent with improvement securement 0 2006
* 2007/0233,233 Tethered expansion columns for controlled stent expansion 2 2006
7,850,725 Extendible stent apparatus 8 2006
8,216,267 Multilayer balloon for bifurcated stent delivery and methods of making and using the same 0 2006
7,537,609 Extendible stent apparatus 23 2006
8,206,429 Adjustable bifurcation catheter incorporating electroactive polymer and methods of making and using the same 1 2006
7,842,081 Stent with spiral side-branch 14 2006
8,257,425 Stent with protruding branch portion for bifurcated vessels 0 2006
* 2007/0118,205 Stent with protruding branch portion for bifurcated vessels 14 2006
7,959,668 Bifurcated stent 1 2007
* 2008/0172,123 Bifurcated stent 11 2007
* 2007/0142,902 Stent with protruding branch portion for bifurcated vessels 4 2007
8,821,561 Marker arrangement for bifurcation catheter 0 2007
* 2007/0203,562 MARKER ARRANGEMENT FOR BIFURCATION CATHETER 15 2007
7,758,634 Bifurcated stent and delivery system 0 2007
* 2007/0173,920 Bifurcation stent delivery system 4 2007
8,118,861 Bifurcation stent and balloon assemblies 1 2007
8,647,376 Balloon fold design for deployment of bifurcated stent petal architecture 0 2007
8,007,528 Bifurcated stent 3 2007
7,922,758 Nesting twisting hinge points in a bifurcated petal geometry 1 2007
8,486,134 Bifurcation treatment system and methods 0 2007
7,842,082 Bifurcated stent 2 2007
7,951,191 Bifurcated stent with entire circumferential petal 0 2007
7,959,669 Bifurcated stent with open ended side branch support 1 2007
* 2009/0069,881 Bifurcated Stent with Open Ended Side Branch Support 4 2007
7,833,266 Bifurcated stent with drug wells for specific ostial, carina, and side branch treatment 0 2007
8,277,501 Bi-stable bifurcated stent petal geometry 5 2007
* 2009/0163,993 Bi-Stable Bifurcated Stent Petal Geometry 2 2007
8,702,779 Catheter balloon systems and methods 0 2008
7,815,675 Stent with protruding branch portion for bifurcated vessels 3 2008
* 2009/0076,592 Stent with Protruding Branch Portion for Bifurcated Vessels 0 2008
* 2009/0240,318 STENT EXPANSION COLUMN, STRUT AND CONNECTOR SLIT DESIGN 0 2008
8,932,340 Bifurcated stent and delivery system 0 2008
* 2009/0299,460 Bifurcated Stent and Delivery System 1 2008
8,377,108 Staggered two balloon bifurcation catheter assembly and methods 0 2008
8,747,456 Bifurcation stent delivery system and methods 0 2008
* 2009/0171,430 BIFURCATION STENT DELIVERY SYSTEM AND METHODS 11 2008
8,398,698 Bifurcated stent delivery system 0 2009
* 2009/0182,406 BIFURCATED STENT DELIVERY SYSTEM 6 2009
7,892,279 Extendible stent apparatus 3 2009
* 2009/0240,321 Extendible Stent Apparatus 7 2009
8,016,878 Bifurcation stent pattern 0 2009
8,936,567 Balloon bifurcated lumen treatment 0 2009
8,827,954 Deflatable bifurcated device 0 2009
* 2010/0114,019 DEFLATABLE BIFURCATED DEVICE 2 2009
* 2010/0114,018 BALLOON BIFURCATED LUMEN TREATMENT 2 2009
7,951,192 Stent with protruding branch portion for bifurcated vessels 5 2009
8,771,342 Methods for deploying stents in bifurcations 0 2009
* 2009/0326,634 METHODS FOR DEPLOYING STENTS IN BIFURCATIONS 0 2009
8,771,334 Catheter balloon systems and methods 0 2009
8,632,579 Bifurcated stent and delivery system 0 2010
8,241,349 Extendible stent apparatus 1 2011
8,425,590 Stent with protruding branch portion for bifurcated vessels 0 2011
8,556,955 Adjustable bifurcation catheter incorporating electroactive polymer and methods of makings and using the same 1 2012
 
Angio Dynamics (1)
* 7,914,503 Method and apparatus for selective material delivery via an intra-renal catheter 4 2005
* Cited By Examiner