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WO/2012/042523A2
Hand-held ultrasound device that includes (a) a first arm that includes further an ultrasound wave transducer, (b) a handle, and (c) a second arm, wherein one of the arms is rigidly attached to the handle, and another of the arms is pivo...  
WO/2012/042494A1
An ultrasonic diagnostic imaging system performs microbubble-mediated therapy such as sonothrombolysis or encapsulated drug delivery. The site of the therapeutic procedure is imaged by harmonic imaging. The type and amount of cavitation ...  
WO/2012/040557A2
A system, device and method for dilating an anatomical structure. Systems, devices and methods may comprise a therapeutic component configured to treat a paranasal sinus. Specific embodiments may use high frequency pressure waves and/or ...  
WO/2012/038891A1
Methods and apparatus for producing synchronously pumped (SP) ultrasonic bursts which can be used to create ultrasound radiation pressure. The emission of an ultrasonic burst by a piezoelement is synchronized with the reflection of anoth...  
WO/2012/014074A3
Treatment of moving tissue may be facilitated by identifying voxels within a volume of the tissue, associating treatment-related attributes with the voxels, and shifting positions of the voxels based on the tissue movement. One or more t...  
WO/2012/035363A1
A device to stimulate therapeutic benefit for the human body through the coherent use of electro-magnetic, optical, and acoustic radiations within a single device. The radiation emitters are combined simultaneously in specific coherent e...  
WO/2012/033974A2
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/2011/123862A3
A method for treating a desired volume of tissue using HIFU or other energy modality to ablate a pattern of elemental treatment volumes each having a volume that is greater than that of the focal zone of the HIFU transducer but smaller t...  
WO/2011/156624A3
A dual-mode ultrasound system provides real-time imaging and therapy delivery using the same transducer elements of a transducer array. The system may use a multiĀ¬ channel driver to drive the elements of the array. The system uses a rea...  
WO/2012/027722A2
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/2011/135455A3
Disclosed are systems and methods for focusing ultrasound transducers that include multiple separate, independently movable transducer segments.  
WO/2011/109491A3
An apparatus for treating tissue includes a first energy application device to direct energy at tissue of a patient to cause at least one channel to be formed and a controller to control application of energy from the first energy applic...  
WO/2012/026982A1
Apparatus and methods are disclosed for arterial and venous stenosis and occlusion therapies, including enhancing permeability of the vessel wall using ultrasound energy and delivering a therapeutic agent into the vessel wall. Ultrasound...  
WO/2012/024169A2
Devices, systems and instructing methods are disclosed for treating bronchial constriction related to asthma, anaphylaxis or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The instructing method for treatment comprises transmitting impulses of e...  
WO/2012/024545A2
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/2011/161592A3
The present invention relates to a system (200) comprising an interventional device (228) with a plurality of ultrasound transducers (212a-c). The system (200) furthermore comprises one or more delay units (218, 220) arranged so that ult...  
WO/2011/146138A3
A compact, high power, dual mode, emitting and receiving ultrasound transducer and method for applying ultrasonic energy within a living subject and for monitoring the effects it induces in tissue comprises a set of piezoelectric polymer...  
WO/2012/018391A2
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/2012/018538A2
The present invention relates to the identification and use of cytokine markers in bioassays for use in monitoring, diagnostic, patient selection, and treatment regimens involving blockade of the PD-1 pathway. In certain aspects, the inv...  
WO/2012/018390A2
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/2012/018562A1
Methods and devices for applying high intensity focused ultrasound to modulate collagen in animal tissue (such as to disrupt collagen fibrils in a mammal, such as a human), particularly to enhance the aesthetic appearance of skin, and/or...  
WO/2012/018385A2
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/2012/018386A2
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/2011/105838A3
The present invention relates to a tooth tray. To provide a tooth tray unit having an ultrasonic-wave-generating vibrator for facilitating osseointegration using ultrasonic waves, the tooth tray unit comprises: a tray body curved into an...  
WO/2012/015248A2
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/2012/011098A1
The present invention relates to treatment of onychomycosis infection. Specifically, the present invention provides methods and devices for treating onychomycosis using focused ultrasonic energy applied to a target area within an infecte...  
WO/2011/105735A3
A scalp management instrument for relieving hair loss according to the present invention comprises: a waveform generation unit for generating a deep heat-generating waveform for hair loss management by using electrical energy; a control ...  
WO/2011/109080A3
Systems, devices and methods for treating a subject by neuromodulation of a nerve or nerve cluster accessible from the nasal cavity and/or sinuses. Described herein are systems, devices and methods for treating a patient (or for allowing...  
WO/2011/135458A3
Ultrasound focusing may be improved by combining knowledge of the target tissue and/or focusing arrangement with focus measurements.  
WO/2011/100753A3
An interventional photoacoustic imaging system and method for cancer treatment comprises an optical source for applying laser energy to optically excite a treatment area, a needle, ablation tool or catheter for inserting the optical sour...  
WO/2011/109735A3
A method for convection-enhanced delivery (CED) of compounds and an apparatus for use with the method are provided. The apparatus, an ultrasound transducer cannula assembly (TCA) apparatus, can be used for the delivery of a compound to a...  
WO/2011/161559A1
Energy is transferred (336) to cause a mechanical property of biological tissue to change, as in ablation. An effect of the transferring is examined in more than one spatial dimension to, for example, make an ablation halting decision fo...  
WO/2011/163570A2
The present invention relates to an ultrasound coupling device that includes a gel component and a coupling compartment. The present invention also relates to various kits and methods for using the ultrasound coupling device with low-int...  
WO/2011/082402A3
The present invention relates to an ultrasound coupling device for use with various ultrasound transducers, systems, and applications. The coupling device includes a coupling compartment comprising a chamber having a continuous side wall...  
WO/2011/157598A1
The present invention relates to an ultrasound probe head (1), especially for HIFU treatment, comprising a treatment ultrasound transducer (2) and an imaging ultrasound transducer (3). The imaging transducer (3) comprises a shield elemen...  
WO/2011/130531A3
Acoustic energy is delivered to innervated vascular that contributes to renal sympathetic nerve activity, such as innervated tissue of the renal artery and abdominal aorta. Focused acoustic energy is delivered via an intravascular device...  
WO/2011/154654A2
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/2011/156624A2
A dual-mode ultrasound system provides real-time imaging and therapy delivery using the same transducer elements of a transducer array. The system may use a multiĀ¬ channel driver to drive the elements of the array. The system uses a rea...  
WO/2011/101492A3
The present invention relates to an apparatus for the treatment of a brain affection, which comprises at least one implantable generator (4) made of non-ferromagnetic material comprising a casing (7), an ultrasound generating treating de...  
WO/2011/107885A3
A tissue treatment system and a treatment applicator provide multi-modality treatment of skin, tissue and organ conditions and pathologies using different types of treatment energy, alone or in combination, including radiofrequency (RF) ...  
WO/2011/148314A1
In order to provide heating means for an ultrasonic application setup, adapted for heating a sample (20) gently and fast and saving costs and space, an ultrasound transducer (10) capable of being driven at multiple frequencies including ...  
WO/2011/145020A1
The invention relates to a temperature distribution determining apparatus for determining a temperature distribution within an object caused by applying energy to the object. A temperature distribution measuring unit (6, 7) measures a sp...  
WO/2011/082407A3
The present invention relates to a portable ultrasound system that can be used for a wide range of ultrasound applications. The portable ultrasound system includes an energy generating module operative to generate a driving signal that c...  
WO/2011/141918A2
Apparatus comprising an ultrasound ablation system (10), which comprises a reflection-facilitation element (12), configured to be placed at an extramyocardial site of a subject, and to provide an extramyocardial reflective region; and an...  
WO/2011/117869A4
System and method for reducing stored body fats in a treatment region on a body. The system includes an ultrasound apparatus, for transmitting ultrasound waves at the treatment region. The ultrasound waves facilitate the release of trigl...  
WO/2011/138784A1
A method of operating a multi focused acoustic wave source. The method comprises providing the multi focused acoustic wave source, providing a plurality of target acoustic pressures to be applied on a plurality of regions of interest (RO...  
WO/2011/091020A3
Apparatuses and methods for generating therapeutic shock waves. Some embodiments comprise: an acoustic-wave generator configured to emit acoustic waves having at least one frequency between 1 MHz and 1000 MHz; a shock wave housing couple...  
WO/2011/138722A1
Apparatus and methods for generating resonantly amplified ultrasound shear waves in biological tissue. The apparatus comprises a plurality of transducer elements and a controller for controlling the element excitation such as to cyclical...  
WO/2011/138783A1
A method of changing the volume of an intra-bilayer membrane space of at least one bilayer membranous structure of a target tissue. The method comprises providing at least one characteristic of a target tissue having at least one bilayer...  
WO/2011/137514A1
Imageable disruptable capsules containing a sensitizing agent or a protecting agent are used to enhance radiation therapy. Said capsules may be imaged by a non-invasive imaging modality, allowing for the determination of the precise timi...  

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