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WO/2016/186464A1
An apparatus for evaluating the performance of an ultrasonic transducer, comprises: a transducer assembly which transmits/receives ultrasonic waves by having an ultrasonic transducer and an acoustic medium; a storage unit which stores a ...  
WO/2016/182736A1
A control system for delivering energy waveform radiation to influence in vivo tissue is described. For the system, the energy waveform radiation is generated by a radiation unit and is directed along a pathway to the tissue and a regist...  
WO/2016/183301A1
This disclosure relates to elongated needle assemblies and methods of their manufacture and use.  
WO/2016/177910A1
The invention relates to a method for calibrating a treatment probe comprising at least one cylindrical transducer for generating high-intensity focused ultrasound in a target focus point, the probe being designed to be electrically conn...  
WO/2016/170427A1
Systems and methods for registering pre-operative medical images, such as computed tomography ("CT") images, to the coordinate space of an ultrasound treatment system are provided. The registration is generally based on minimizing distan...  
WO/2016/098995A3
Disclosed is a focused ultrasound operation apparatus that comprises: an operation hand piece that includes a handle unit that is used as a handle for a user; a cartridge that includes an ultrasound treatment unit, which generates a focu...  
WO/2016/169787A1
The application describes an adjustable arm for a patient monitoring device to be placed on a surface portion of a patient's body, said arm comprising: at least first and second arm parts; abase to which the first arm part is connected a...  
WO/2016/168385A2
A treatment device is provided that enables a volume of tissue located beneath the device to simultaneously receive ultrasound and light stimulation. According to one embodiment, the device includes an ultrasound transducer, a light sour...  
WO/2016/092366A3
Skull inhomogeneity may be quantified in accordance with the skull density measured skull images acquired using a conventional imager; the quantified inhomogeneity may then be used to determine whether the patient is suitable for ultraso...  
WO/2016/164829A1
This disclosure provides systems and methods for delivery of therapeutic ultrasound energy that enables a user to delivery the ultrasound energy in an arbitrary treatment pattern by moving an ultrasound probe in an arbitrary surface patt...  
WO/2016/163470A1
This medical device comprises: a first battery which generates electrical energy by an electrolyte liquid or an electrolyte polymer; a detection circuit which detects expansion of the first battery; and a notification unit which notifies...  
WO/2016/156540A1
A medium of interest is interrogated according to ultrasound elastography imaging. A preliminary elasticity-spatial-map is formed. This map is calibrated against a reference elasticity-spatial-map that comprises an array (232) of differe...  
WO/2016/157072A1
An ultrasonic diagnostic imaging system with a two dimensional array transducer performs microbubble-mediated therapy such as sonothrombolysis. The array is formed by dicing into rectilinear elements with the corner elements absent to pr...  
WO/2016/161011A1
Described here are methods and systems for the manipulation of ovarian tissues. The methods and systems may be used in the treatment of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). The systems and methods may also be useful in the treatment of infe...  
WO/2016/156381A1
The present invention concerns a probe for treating an ocular pathology, comprising: o a ring (1) including a cone frustum (11) having a first end (111) suitable for supporting ultrasound generation means (2) and a second end (112) for c...  
WO/2016/160551A1
A variable length interstitial probe apparatus includes: a probe for effecting thermal therapy and/or cryotherapy to a tissue: a flexible umbilical sheath permanently affixed to the probe, including at least one interface for supplying e...  
WO/2016/156036A1
The invention provides for a medical instrument (100) comprising: a high intensity focused ultrasound system (104) a magnetic resonance imaging system (102). Machine executable instructions (180, 182, 184, 186) cause a processor (144) co...  
WO/2016/156989A1
An apparatus for treating or preventing a valvular disease, said apparatus comprising : - a ultrasound probe (2) located externally to a heart (H) of patient ( P), able to produce ultrasound waves focused inside said heart and suitable t...  
WO/2016/154371A1
Methods and devices for identifying a treatment site are disclosed. The methods may include engaging a plurality electrodes with plurality of locations on or adjacent an interior wall of a patient. The methods may also include generating...  
WO/2016/153199A1
Disclosed are various embodiments related to an electronic apparatus for removing fat using ultrasound. According to an embodiment, the apparatus for removing fat may comprise: a body for removing fat; a handpiece having an ultrasound ge...  
WO/2016/151595A1
A kit comprising: a urinary catheter comprising a first and a second longitudinal lumens; an ultrasonic transducer disposed about said catheter; a balloon mounted on said catheter, and enclosing said transducer; and a reservoir containin...  
WO/2016/153324A1
According to a high-intensity focused ultrasound probe including a pressure damping device, proposed in the present invention, a damping device is included inside a cartridge for pressure changes due to the expansion of internal fluids f...  
WO/2016/144931A1
Stimulating cell activity within a tissue is performed by an ultrasound array transducer having a plurality of transducer elements and a controller that actuates a plurality of transducer elements to emit focused acoustic energy to a plu...  
WO/2016/143921A1
Disclosed is a high-intensity focused ultrasound treatment head. A high-intensity ultrasound radiation frame of a high-intensity focused ultrasound transducer has a high-intensity ultrasound radiation surface. A membrane has a receiving ...  
WO/2016/145439A1
Methods and devices for assessing, and treating patients having sympathetically mediated disease, involving augmented peripheral chemoreflex and heightened sympathetic tone by reducing chemosensor input to the nervous system via carotid ...  
WO/2016/139113A1
The invention provides for a medical apparatus (100) comprising a high intensity focused ultrasound system (122) and a magnetic resonance imaging system (102). A memory (152) stores machine executable instructions(280, 282, 284, 286) and...  
WO/2016/135604A1
Apparatus and methods are described, including apparatus that comprises a band (26). One or more ultrasonic transducers (36a, 36b, 36c), and a controller (38), are coupled to the band. The controller is configured to cause at least one o...  
WO/2016/097867A3
The present invention relates to an apparatus and an implantable ultrasound generating treating device and to induce brain disorder treatment, suitable for implantation in or under the skull bone of a patient, and comprising several ultr...  
WO/2016/132272A1
Transmit power is adaptively set in medical diagnostic ultrasound imaging. The relative strength, such as a ratio, of harmonic and fundamental responses is calculated. This relative strength is used to set the transmit power. The transmi...  
WO/2016/084081A3
The present invention in some embodiments thereof relates to a method for selectively modifying nerve activity without causing substantial damage to non-targeted tissue, comprising introducing a catheter device comprising one or more ult...  
WO/2016/127183A1
The present disclosure relates generally to methods, apparatus and systems for beneficial administration of directed energy to target locations on subject. In some implementations, the directed energy is administered at or near the surfa...  
WO/2016/123532A1
Systems, methods, and interfaces are described herein for noninvasively determining whether a patient can benefit from cardiac resynchronization therapy. One exemplary method involves delivering ultrasonic energy to cardiac tissue. In re...  
WO/2016/119573A1
A medical device of far-field continuous therapeutic ultrasound as a non-invasive method for enhancing drug delivery. The ultrasonic energy produced by transducer (4) is transmitted by water to the far-field region as ultrasound resource...  
WO/2016/116623A1
The invention relates to an ultrasound-assisted wound cleanser in the form of a handheld device, comprising an integrated vibration motor, an integrated ultrasound generator, an integrated energy source for the vibration motor and the ul...  
WO/2016/118583A1
Methods and systems for acoustic treatment of tissue are provided. Acoustic energy, for example ultrasound energy, under proper functional control can penetrate deeply and be controlled precisely in tissue. Some aspects provide a method ...  
WO/2016/118595A1
Methods and systems for acoustic treatment of tissue are provided. Acoustic energy, for example ultrasound energy, under proper functional control can penetrate deeply and be controlled precisely in tissue. Some aspects provide a method ...  
WO/2016/113664A1
A diffuse acoustic confocal imager device for use with a data analyzer for providing three dimensional and state information on an object is provided. The device comprises a coherent acoustic source configured to produce an acoustic conf...  
WO/2016/100022A3
A surgical instrument (100) includes a handpiece (120), an elongate shaft assembly (130) extending distally from the handpiece, an activation assembly (200), an end effector (140) disposed at a distal end of the shaft assembly, and a fir...  
WO/2016/108128A1
An apparatus for deriving tissue temperature from thermal strain includes a thermal strain measuring module. The module uses ultrasound (156, 158) to measure thermal strain in a region, within a subject, that surrounds a location (166a, ...  
WO/2016/101487A1
An ultrasound deep brain stimulation (DBS) method and system, the ultrasound DBS method comprising: conducting medical imaging on the head of animal or human being, and generating image data; according to the image data, establishing a t...  
WO/2016/103257A1
The present invention relates to a device, system and a method for high pressure shockwave treatment of biological tissue having a large treatment zone and in particular to such a device, system and method in which a large biological tre...  
WO/2016/098995A2
Disclosed is a focused ultrasound operation apparatus that comprises: an operation hand piece that includes a handle unit that is used as a handle for a user; a cartridge that includes an ultrasound treatment unit, which generates a focu...  
WO/2016/097867A2
The present invention relates to an apparatus and an implantable ultrasound generating treating device and to induce brain disorder treatment, suitable for implantation in or under the skull bone of a patient, and comprising several ultr...  
WO/2016/095700A1
It provides an ultrasonic treatment device, comprising a treatment main body (1), a treatment handpiece (2) and a display control console (3), wherein the treatment main body (1) is fittingly connected to the treatment handpiece (2); the...  
WO/2016/099024A1
The present invention relates to a focused ultrasound treatment device. The focused ultrasound treatment device according to an embodiment of the present invention includes: a cartridge provided with a treatment transducer therein for ge...  
WO/2016/100353A1
An apparatus and method for automatically lysing a clot to recanalize vessels using ultrasound, with or without nanoparticles, microbubbles, thrombolytic drugs or other agents, is described herein. At least one ultrasound transducer with...  
WO/2016/092366A2
Skull inhomogeneity may be quantified in accordance with the skull density measured skull images acquired using a conventional imager; the quantified inhomogeneity may then be used to determine whether the patient is suitable for ultraso...  
WO/2016/092396A1
An apparatus for patient-specific adjusting of ultrasound output pressure includes a controller (118) configured for adjusting, based on an estimate of thickness of a temporal bone (140) in a head of a medical treatment recipient, a pres...  
WO/2016/092414A1
An ultrasonic intracranial sonothrombolysis pressure amplitude is pre-quantified by using an ultrasound-scanner control unit (110) having an increasing and/or decreasing mode and designed for: with respect to a current mode, interrogatin...  
WO/2016/090143A1
Systems, methods and devices for controlled sympathectomy procedures for neuromodulation in the treatment of subjects having neoplastic conditions are disclosed. Systems, methods, and devices for interventionally treating a cancerous tum...  

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