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WO/2012/065058A3
The present invention pertains to a remote center of motion robot for medical image scanning and image-guided targeting, hereinafter referred to as the "Euler" robot. The Euler robot allows for ultrasound scanning for 3-Dimensional (3-D)...  
WO/2012/018390A3
Various embodiments provide a method of treating fibrous soft tissue. The method can include the steps of targeting injured fibrous soft tissue located at or near an injury location; directing therapeutic ultrasound energy to the injured...  
WO/2012/098482A1
A therapeutic apparatus (500) comprising a high intensity focused ultrasound system(100, 200, 504) for treating a target region (526). The therapeutic apparatus further comprises a display (552) for displaying treatment planning data (56...  
WO/2012/018385A3
Various embodiments provide systems and methods of treating damaged cartilage. In some embodiments, a method can include targeting the damaged cartilage in region of interest, directing therapeutic ultrasound energy to the damaged cartil...  
WO/2012/096443A2
An embodiment of the present invention relates to a method for controlling high-intensity focused ultrasound by using a frequency change, and a high-intensity focused ultrasound treatment device for same. An embodiment of the present inv...  
WO/2012/094850A1
An ultrasonic focusing transducer includes a spherical shell (30) which is provided with a round hole (40) on the spherical cap, for the installation of an ultrasonic detector. A ring piece of piezoelectric ceramic (10) which adopts a ci...  
WO/2012/096704A1
A medical device includes at least one ultrasound transducer, at least one temperature sensor, at least one driver circuit, and at least one processing device. The temperature sensor is configured to detect a temperature at or adjacent a...  
WO/2012/067887A3
An apparatus for sonicating a patient includes an ultrasound array having a plurality of transducers; a driving module for driving said transducers; and a control kernel for causing said driving module to drive said transducers concurren...  
WO/2012/048005A3
Devices, systems and methods are provided for enhancing mechanical strength of tissue, allowing direct and secure access to cardiac and vascular structures, either through tiny incisions or percutaneously. The devices may include a sheat...  
WO/2012/018386A3
Various embodiments provide a method for an extended field of view treatment. The method can include the steps of imaging a region; targeting a region with directed ultrasound energy; monitoring the region; moving the imaging, treatment,...  
WO/2012/091315A2
One embodiment of the present invention relates to a treatment device and to a method for operating same. The treatment device according to one embodiment of the present invention includes: a monitoring/information-processing unit for pr...  
WO/2012/092444A2
Methods and devices are disclosed that, in various embodiments and permutations and combinations of inventions, diagnose and treat Multiple Sclerosis, Deep Vein Thrombosis, and/or Pulmonary Embolism or associated symptoms. In one series ...  
WO/2012/058297A3
Effective devices and methods using a chemonucleolysis agent are provided for treating an intervertebral disc or treating spinal arachnoiditis. The devices and methods comprise a chemonucleolysis agent to degrade or to shrink at least a ...  
WO/2012/018391A3
Various embodiments, described herein, provide methods and systems for the treatment of plantar fascia. In some embodiments, a method of non-invasive treatment of plantar fasciacan include the steps of identifying a damage location compr...  
WO/2012/083532A1
A method for ultrasound controlled releasing medicine-carrying contrast micro-bubbles and monitor-imaging thereof and a method for estimating damaged quantity of micro-bubbles. According to the method for ultrasound controlled releasing ...  
WO/2012/085920A1
A system and method for facilitating the healing of a skin ulcer, such as a diabetic ulcer, on a treatment region of a body. Ultrasound waves are transmitted to the treatment region. Interferential electrical stimulation is applied to th...  
WO/2012/087723A1
Devices and methods are provided for forming one or more plications in the walls of a body cavity. In particular, endoscopic devices and methods are provided for forming and/or securing endoluminal tissue folds to reduce the volume of th...  
WO/2012/087724A1
Devices and methods are provided for forming one or more plications in the walls of a body cavity. In particular, endoscopic devices and methods are provided for forming and/or securing endoluminal tissue folds to reduce the volume of th...  
WO/2012/082658A2
An antimicrobial ultrasound transmitting couplant has an ultrasound-transmitting couplant and an effective amount of one or more antimicrobial additives. The couplant may further include one or more skin cleansers to provide a couplant t...  
WO/2012/081011A1
Apparatus (20) is provided comprising a skin-application portion (40), configured to move across skin of a subject. At least one acoustic element (50) is coupled to the skin-application portion (40) and configured to be placed in acousti...  
WO/2012/061713A3
Catheter apparatuses, systems, and methods for achieving renal neuromodulation by intravascular access are disclosed herein. One aspect of the present application, for example, is directed to apparatuses, systems, and methods that incorp...  
WO/2012/044000A3
Disclosed is a therapy device using sound waves. The therapy device of the present invention comprises: a frequency-generating unit consisting of a bi-forked metal rod and generating a unique frequency by means of an external impact; and...  
WO/2012/040557A9  
WO/2012/078447A2
An ultrasonic therapeutic apparatus includes a handle, a horn or concentrator section terminating in an operative tip, and a transducer assembly set disposed in the handle and operativeiy engaged with the horn or concentrator section for...  
WO/2012/054762A3
Catheter apparatuses having expandable mesh structures and associated systems and methods for intravascular renal neuromodulation are disclosed herein. A catheter treatment device includes an expandable mesh structure configured to posit...  
WO/2012/027722A3
An ultrasound catheter with a lumen for fluid delivery and fluid evacuation, and an ultrasound source is used for the treatment of intracerebral or intraventricular hemorrhages. After the catheter is inserted into a blood clot, a lytic d...  
WO/2012/033974A3
A transducer arrangement causes target tissue of the body to vibrate and senses resulting vibration of the target tissue. Changes in one or more mechanical properties of the target tissue are measured based on the sensed vibration. Chang...  
WO/2012/075129A2
A method and apparatus directed to formation of a connection with an ultrasonic transducer apparatus (UTA) comprising a transducer device having first and second electrodes is provided. The UTA is engaged with an interposer device surfac...  
WO/2012/047492A3
A medical instrument is disclosed, comprising a tubular member with proximal and distal ends. The distal end of the tubular member provides an elongated section having a substantially constant outside diameter of no more than 23-gauge (a...  
WO/2012/072250A1
Provided herein are the novel uses of apparatuses delivering electromagnetic energy through an external skin surface to an underlying sweat glands containing tissue site for the treatment of hyperhidrosis. Electromagnetic energy delivery...  
WO/2012/024545A3
An applicator for providing HIFU therapy to a patient includes a HIFU transducer that is rotatably coupled to a frame. In one embodiment, the rotatable coupling is configured such that the HIFU transducer can be mechanically oriented to ...  
WO/2012/071269A2
A method of treating a condition associate with accumulation of an agent in cells in a patient includes exposing the cells to ultrasound, to selectively kill or induce apoptosis in the cells. The cells include the accumulated agent.  
WO/2012/067887A2
An apparatus for sonicating a patient includes an ultrasound array having a plurality of transducers; a driving module for driving said transducers; and a control kernel for causing said driving module to drive said transducers concurren...  
WO/2012/066477A1
A catheter (700, 800, 1206) comprising: a shaft with distal (808, 906, 1004, 208) and proximal ends (1006),wherein the distal end comprises at least one array of capacitive micromachined ultrasound transducers (308, 402, 404, 500, 512, 6...  
WO/2012/068354A2
An in vivo apparatus includes a flexible shaft having a proximal end, a distal end, and a length sufficient to access a patient's renal artery relative to a percutaneous access location. An energy guide apparatus is provided at the dista...  
WO/2012/065058A2
The present invention pertains to a remote center of motion robot for medical image scanning and image-guided targeting, hereinafter referred to as the "Euler" robot. The Euler robot allows for ultrasound scanning for 3-Dimensional (3-D)...  
WO/2012/061713A2
Catheter apparatuses, systems, and methods for achieving renal neuromodulation by intravascular access are disclosed herein. One aspect of the present application, for example, is directed to apparatuses, systems, and methods that incorp...  
WO/2011/154654A3
The invention relates to a phased-network ultrasound transducer for medical use, comprising a single support (2) and a group of transducer elements (3) distributed randomly on the surface of the support (2), said transducer elements (3) ...  
WO/2012/058297A2
Effective devices and methods using a chemonucleolysis agent are provided for treating an intervertebral disc or treating spinal arachnoiditis. The devices and methods comprise a chemonucleolysis agent to degrade or to shrink at least a ...  
WO/2012/056397A1
A therapeutic apparatus (300, 400, 500, 600) comprising: a therapeutic system (302, 402) for treating a target zone (304) of a subject (306), wherein the therapeutic system has an adjustable focus for directing radiation (410) into the t...  
WO/2012/015248A3
An apparatus for generating high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) includes: a housing; an ultrasonic transducer which is provided inside the housing and generates a diagnostic ultrasound; and a plurality of HIFU transducers which are ...  
WO/2012/052920A1
A method and system of forming at least one therapeutic reservoir in a target tissue by trapping therapeutics in at least a portion of said target tissue by selectively applying energy to said target tissue. Optionally, trapping comprise...  
WO/2012/052927A1
An ultrasonic transceiver device for producing ultrasonic beams comprises a body vibratable at ultrasonic frequencies and an extensive surface for beam emanation, the device configured to produce an unfocused, or alternatively a focused,...  
WO/2012/052924A1
There is provided in accordance with an exemplary embodiment of the invention a method and for keeping an ultrasound emission element away from a wall of a blood vessel or cavity comprising: inserting a catheter comprising the ultrasound...  
WO/2012/052847A1
Disclosed are thermal treatment methods that involve monitoring and/or actively adjusting the temperature of targeted and/or non-targeted tissues.  
WO/2012/052922A1
A dual use ultrasonic transceiver device for combined sensing and power transmission, comprises a first piezoelectric transceiver sized for placement in a body lumen; a power unit enabling an ultrasonic power beam for thermal tissue dama...  
WO/2012/054762A2
Catheter apparatuses having expandable mesh structures and associated systems and methods for intravascular renal neuromodulation are disclosed herein. A catheter treatment device includes an expandable mesh structure configured to posit...  
WO/2012/052926A2
There is provided in accordance with an exemplary embodiment of the a method of selectively treating tissue using non-focused ultrasound energy delivered intrabody comprising: selectively determining a target tissue in a wall of a lumen ...  
WO/2012/052925A1
An ultrasonic transceiver apparatus for intracorporeal use, comprises an undamped ultrasonic transceiver for placing in a confined intracorporeal space, the transceiver vibrating at an instantaneous frequency and being excited to cause v...  
WO/2012/052921A1
There is provided in accordance with an exemplary embodiment of the invention an ultrasound catheter for intrabody medical therapy comprising; an element adapted to emit ultrasound energy; at least two electrodes configured to apply a vo...  

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