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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...  
WO/2011/080631A3
When planning magnetic resonance (MR) guided high intensity focused ultrasonic (HIFU) therapy, HIFU transducer element parameters are optimized as a function of 3D MR data describing a size, shape, and position of a region of interest (R...  
WO/2011/135458A2
Ultrasound focusing may be improved by combining knowledge of the target tissue and/or focusing arrangement with focus measurements.  
WO/2011/134071A1
Devices and methods for ultrasonic dental treatment are described, wherein the devices and methods can comprise a flexible array of cooperative ultrasound transducers. The array can contain individual ultrasonic transducers that can perf...  
WO/2011/044338A3
A surgical generator (102) that may produce a drive signal or signals of particular voltages, currents, and frequencies, e.g. 55,500 cycles per second (Hz). The drive signal or signals may be provided to an ultrasonic surgical device (10...  
WO/2011/072238A3
Described are embodiments including methods and devices for venting a handpiece of a medical device. These embodiments provide a vent for the handpiece. A porous membrane is positioned over an opening of the vent to allow gas, including ...  
WO/2011/130531A2
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/2011/128693A1
A system and methods are provided for cancer and thrombi treatments in which hyperthermia is induced in an initial phase and cavitation and/or drug release are induced in a subsequent phase in a region of interest in a human or animal bo...  
WO/2011/129894A2
Described here are devices, methods, and systems for accessing and delivering devices to a heart. The left atrial appendage may be used as an access port to allow pericardial access to internal structures of the heart. Systems that may b...  
WO/2011/120340A1
An ultrasonic transducer is disclosed, which includes one or more ultrasonic emitting units. Wavefront of the ultrasonic waves emitted by said one or more ultrasonic emitting units is sphere with equal radius, additionally said one or mo...  
WO/2011/123862A2
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/2011/117869A1
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/2011/034852A3
The present application relates to systems and methods for altering temperature in a mammalian body. Optionally, the systems and methods can be used to lower or raise core body temperature of a mammalian subject. Optionally, the systems ...  
WO/2011/077466A8
A device (1) for treating cellulite and localized adiposity, as well as hirsutism, comprising means for generating Shockwaves and ultrasonic waves (2) with frequencies which can vary within a given range, said shockwaves and said ultraso...  
WO/2011/112250A1
An apparatus is disclosed for thermal therapy in a male prostate patient. The apparatus includes, in preferred embodiments, a long tubular element that is to be inserted into a patient's urethra so that a first tip end of it reaches up i...  
WO/2011/107885A2
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/2011/107927A1
The present invention provides a method, device and system for the removal of non-desired biological components from external surfaces of tissues. This, in accordance with the invention, is achieved utilizing ultrasound device and ultras...  
WO/2011/105735A2
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/2011/105838A2
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/2011/082279A3
A renal denervation apparatus includes a treatment element dimensioned for deployment on or within a renal artery of a patient. The treatment element comprises a predefined pattern arranged to complete at least one revolution of the trea...  
WO/2011/103780A1
An absorption target for measuring power of high-intensity focused ultrasound, comprising a container (2) and a cone target cluster (5). The cone target cluster (5) consists of basic units (1) with the same geometrical shape. The upper p...  
WO/2011/101039A1
The present invention relates to an apparatus and methods for the treatment of brain affections like brain tumors. The apparatus of the invention comprises at least one MRI compatible implantable generator (4), said implantable generator...  
WO/2011/101492A2
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/2011/100753A2
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/2011/098926A1
An apparatus, system and method for determining a position includes a transducer device (102) configured to receive signals from a console (104) and generate images based upon reflected waves. A flexible cable (108) is coupled to the tra...  
WO/2011/095937A1
The present invention relates to a system (100) for combined ablation and ultrasound imaging of associated tissue (40), which is particularly useful for use in an ablation process. The system comprises an interventional device (20) with ...  
WO/2011/091994A1
The invention relates to a handheld apparatus for treating the human or animal body by shock waves, wherein an application head, which is generating the shock waves, is mechanically connected to a pressing device. Likewise, the body part...  
WO/2011/092683A1
High Intensity Focused Ultrasound probe for noninvasive therapeutic treatment of subcostal lesions. A first array of ultrasound transducers produce a first ultrasound beam having at least one frequency f2 and focus the beam at a target v...  
WO/2011/028603A3
A medical imaging and therapy device is provided that may include any of a number of features. One feature of the device is that it can image a target tissue volume and apply ultrasound energy to the target tissue volume. In some embodim...  
WO/2011/089270A1
The application pertains to a medical device (1) including a treatment unit (4) for treating patients, an activation device (3) for activating the treatment unit, and an input device (2) for entering an activation code, the input device ...  
WO/2011/091020A2
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/2011/086477A1
The invention provides for a therapeutic apparatus comprising a tissue heating system (302, 480, 482). The therapeutic apparatus further comprises a magnetic resonance imaging system (300) for acquiring magnetic resonance thermometry dat...  
WO/2011/087191A1
The present invention relates to an ultrasound therapy system using high-intensity focused ultrasound. The present invention improves ultrasound and heat release characteristics and provides an ultrasound probe which easily performs manu...  
WO/2011/080631A2
When planning magnetic resonance (MR) guided high intensity focused ultrasonic (HIFU) therapy, HIFU transducer element parameters are optimized as a function of 3D MR data describing a size, shape, and position of a region of interest (R...  
WO/2011/082402A2
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/2011/082279A2
A renal denervation apparatus includes a treatment element dimensioned for deployment on or within a renal artery of a patient. The treatment element comprises a predefined pattern arranged to complete at least one revolution of the trea...  
WO/2011/080664A1
A therapeutic apparatus comprising a high intensity focused ultrasound system (302) for sonicating a sonication volume (324) of a subject (320). The therapeutic apparatus further comprises a magnetic resonance imaging system (300) for ac...  
WO/2011/081756A1
An ultrasound transducer assembly for adjustably directing a beam of ultrasound energy to a region of interest is provided. The ultrasound transducer assembly comprises a therapy transducer, a beam enhancement component that adjusts one ...  
WO/2011/082407A2
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/2011/077466A1
A device (1) for treating cellulite and localized adiposity, as well as hirsutism, comprising means for generating Shockwaves and ultrasonic waves (2) with frequencies which can vary within a given range, said Shockwaves and said ultraso...  
WO/2010/146515A4
A method of treating a region of tissue with ultrasound, the method comprising: generating a first ultrasound standing wave (USW) pattern at a first frequency in the region; and simultaneously generating a second USW pattern in the regio...  
WO/2011/020104A3
Compound ultrasonic transducers are disclosed that include multiple transducer elements configured to have overlapping or consecutive depths of focus in an axial direction. Embodiments of such transducers can be composed of a concentric ...  
WO/2011/075227A1
A method for treating a region of interest using ultrasound is provided. The method comprises cavitating fat cells in the region of interest using one or more cavitating harmonics, and thermally treating connective tissues in the region ...  

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