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WO2005074365A3
The invention is a method of using ultrasound waves that are focused at a specific location in a medium to cause localized production of bubbles at that location and to control the production, and the cavitational and heating effects tha...  
WO/2005/107622A1
A mechanical manipulator (10) for controlling the movement of high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) transducers, especially for medical use, such as in the treatment of cancers. A base harness having two or three legs (12) is mounted ...  
WO/2005/107600A1
The present invention is a two step method of enhancing the cavitational effect produced by ultrasound signals focused at a specific location in a medium. The first step is to use one or more transducers to apply the ultrasound signals t...  
WO/2005/107869A1
An assembly (1) for heat treating an area (60) of biological tissue, including energy generating means (20) for supplying energy to a focal point (P) in said area (60), means (10) for measuring the spatial temperature distribution in sai...  
WO/2005/107868A1
Apparatus including a bone-growth stimulator including a vibrating element housed in a hand-held housing and/or an osseous limb wrapping and/or footwear.  
WO/2005/107870A1
The invention relates to a device (90) for positioning the energy-generating means (20) of an assembly for the heat treatment of biological tissues, whereby the energy-generating means (20) are adapted to emit energy in one aiming direct...  
WO/2005/107601A2
A HIFU System (100) is disclosed which may automatically generate a proposed treatment plan for treating a tissue treatment area (10) with HIFU Therapy. In one example, the proposed treatment plan includes a plurality of treatment sites ...  
WO2005060354A3
A method, device, and system for modifying or destroying selected tissue, by selecting an area of tissue for treatment, collecting the area between a plurality of energy transmitting elements, applying an electric current and/or electrom...  
WO/2005/105175A1
An apparatus for cleansing wounds with means for applying high frequency vibrational, in particular ultrasonic, energy to the wound bed, in which irrigant fluid from a reservoir connected to a conformable a wound dressing and wound exuda...  
WO/2005/102199A1
A cardiac ablation device, including a steerable catheter (10) and an expandable ablation element (18) incorporating one or more balloons (20, 22) at the distal end of the catheter, has a continuous passageway (28, 30) extending through ...  
WO/2005/099367A2
The cryosurgical kit and method of use relates to the combined use of biodegradable, imageable, drug(s) carriers, vectors or microcapsules deposited into a target tissue region inside a body and the controlled cooling of the target tissu...  
WO2005002423A3
The present invention relates to a therapeutic probe adapted to aid in the insertion and navigation of the probe into delicate tissue structures, and to provide protection of adjacent tissue structures.  
WO2005009219A3
The present invention relates to a method for making an ablation transducer having a plurality of helical elements that can be operated out of phase to orient the acoustical energy beam forward or backward in the longitudinal direction. ...  
WO/2005/079920A1
The equipment comprises means for preparing an area of the skin and means for applying energy to said area, both means being integrated into the same equipment. The means for preparing an area include an emitter of ultrasounds and/or low...  
WO/2005/079687A2
A method of treating unwanted hair is disclosed. The method comprises: transmitting acoustic waves through the hair so as to generate heat at a follicle, a dermal papilla, a hair bulge and/or a germinal matrix of the hair. The heat itsel...  
WO/2005/079412A2
An ultrasound imaging and treatment system including: a diffraction grating transducer; and, a signal source electrically coupled to the diffraction grating transducer and operative: in a first mode to provide a wide-band excitation sign...  
WO/2005/077461A1
An ultrasonic therapy instrument for preventing early pregnancy comprises a three-dimensional servo unit firmed on a stand, a B-mode ultrasonic diagnostic device and a transducer assembly. The three-dimensional servo unit is localized by...  
WO2004110258A3
Guided ablation instruments are disclosed for creating lesions in tissue, especially cardiac tissue for treatment of arrhythmias, including atrial fibrillation. In one aspect of the invention, a percutaneous catheter is disclosed with an...  
WO/2005/074365A2
The invention is a method of using ultrasound waves that are focused at a specific location in a medium to cause localized production of bubbles at that location and to control the production, and the cavitational and heating effects tha...  
WO2005025403A3
An apparatus and method for using ultrasound augmented with microbubbles, thrombolytic drugs or other agents for clot lysis wherein at least one ultrasound transducer (20) generates a plurality of acoustic signals and time, amplitude, ph...  
WO/2005/075020A1
Described is the use of an extracorporal shock wave applicator for providing a device for the treatment of soft tissue disorders in human and animal bodies.  
WO2005056105A3
Low-frequency ultrasound treatment can have various effects according to conditions of treatment. The same can be said for combinatory treatment. Low-frequency ultrasound systems are not versatile enough in order to exploit the full pote...  
WO/2005/072084A2
A method for ultrasound imaging of anatomical tissue. A first signal is received from a first imaging ultrasound wave which has been reflected from a location in the anatomical tissue during a first time period (16). A second signal is r...  
WO2005037086A3
An apparatus and method for an ultrasonic medical device (11) to treat deep vein thrombosis. The ultrasonic medical device 11 comprises an ultrasonic probe (15) having a proximal end (31), a distal end (24) and a longitudinal axis thereb...  
WO2005034793A3
The present invention provides an apparatus and a method for an ultrasonic medical device (11) with a non-compliant balloon (41) used to ablate a biological material. The ultrasonic medical device (11)comprises an ultrasonic probe (15), ...  
WO/2005/072391A2
An ultrasound catheter adapted for accessing small vessels in the distal anatomy is disclosed. The ultrasound catheter comprises an elongate tubular body (102) formed with a delivery lumen (112). The flexibility and dimensions of the tub...  
WO2004073496A3
Disclosed is a minimally invasive surgical instrument that may be used in hand-assisted laparoscopic surgeries. The device is an ultrasonic transmitter and receiver and may be mounted directed on a surgeon's fingertip and inserted throug...  
WO2004100850A3
A method for applying gas contact ultrasound to a specimen surface using a transducer without a carrier medium is disclosed, wherein the method of the present invention can be used to provide ultrasound therapy, surgery, and enhance drug...  
WO/2005/065409A2
A therapy head for use in HIFU procedures is described. The therapy head has an enclosure with a window, an energy applicator and a means of moving the energy applicator within the enclosure. The therapy head uses motors and actuators to...  
WO/2005/065562A1
Abstract of the Disclosure The present invention involves a surgical device and method of use, particularly an assembly and method incorporating dual expandable members along the distal region of an ablation device to facilitate ablation...  
WO/2005/065371A2
Described is a system and method for the destruction of adipose tissue using an energy applicator (600) such as a HIFU transducer. The system has a scan head (500) containing an energy applicator, a mechanical arm (200) for carrying the ...  
WO/2005/065563A1
The present invention involves a surgical device and method of use, particularly an assembly and method incorporating a peanut or barbell shaped expandable member along the distal region of an ablation device to facilitate ablation of a ...  
WO/2005/063334A1
The invention relates to a device for the treatment of bones and/or soft parts of the human or animal body and/or for the modification of cells and tissues by means of extra-corporal shock waves, wherein the inventive device produces an ...  
WO2005027778A3
A method and system is provided to induce mild hypothermia in a patient through controlled heating of the preoptic anterior hypothalamus (POAH) in conjunction with cooling of patient's body. The system employs an ultrasound transducer th...  
WO2000051683A9
A tissue ablation catheter for forming a lesion along a substantially circumferential region of tissue is described. The catheter includes one or more sensors for monitoring the temperature of the tissue being ablated. The temperature se...  
WO/2005/061053A1
Apparatus for delivering acoustic energy to a target site includes a structure and a transducer secured to the structure, the transducer having a surface configured to be placed on a tissue. The structure comprises a channel located adja...  
WO/2005/060354A2
A method, device, and system for modifying or destroying selected tissue, by selecting an area of tissue for treatment, collecting the area between a plurality of energy transmitting elements, applying an electric current and/or electrom...  
WO/2005/058138A2
A method for measuring the temperature rise in anatomical tissue as a result of ultrasound treatment. A first ultrasound signal is obtained (14) prior to treating the anatomical tissue, then a second ultrasound signal is obtained (18) af...  
WO2005007213A3
A percutaneous treatment catheter comprises a canopy(12) having a treatment side adapted to provide at least one of a variety of treatments to a first tissue layer and a protection side that protects adjacent tissue from the treatment. T...  
WO/2005/056105A2
Low-frequency ultrasound treatment can have various effects according to conditions of treatment. The same can be said for combinatory treatment. Low-frequency ultrasound systems are not versatile enough in order to exploit the full pote...  
WO2005009256A3
The invention relates to the promotion of tissue regeneration on wound surfaces (1), which, for example, should heal with other wound surfaces, heal over an implant, or heal to form tissue surfaces, whereby mechanical vibrations are intr...  
WO/2005/051282A1
The invention relates to an acoustic acupuncture probe (1) provided for applying sound waves to an organ (O) located inside the body of a human or animal, comprising: a housing (6) that can be hand-held; means (2) for generating sound wa...  
WO2005000097A3
Methods and apparatus are provided that enable a physician to image tissue within the body that is to be ablated, and then to ablate that tissue using a device having an ultrasound imaging system and an aligned high intensity focused ult...  
WO2003096883A3
A method for treating a medical pathology includes a sensor system (102) taht includes a plurality of sensors (202). The method includes a step of receiving a first set of acousting radiation scattered by a volume of tissue containing at...  
WO/2005/043159A1
A process for treating a biological organism, comprising the steps in which a cell cycle arresting drug is administered to the organism to produce synchronized cells, the microtubules within the synchronized cells are stabilized by means...  
WO2004089188A3
A mechanically formed vortex transducer is described. The transducer has a plurality of piezoelectric elements suspended in an epoxy and heat molded into a desired shape. An irregularity in the transducer shape provides for a mechanicall...  
WO/2005/039526A1
Method, reagent and therapeutic device for embolizing capillary vessel in tumour. The method is that the ultrasound microbubble agent is injected into organism tissue, and irradiate the situs requiring formation of capillary vessel embol...  
WO/2005/037086A2
An apparatus and method for an ultrasonic medical device (11) to treat deep vein thrombosis. The ultrasonic medical device 11 comprises an ultrasonic probe (15) having a proximal end (31), a distal end (24) and a longitudinal axis thereb...  
WO/2005/037372A1
The present invention is drawn to methods and compounds for transcutaneous photodynamic therapy ('PDT') of target adipocyte cells or adipose tissue in a mammalian subject, which includes administering to the subject a therapeutically eff...  
WO/2005/034793A2
The present invention provides an apparatus and a method for an ultrasonic medical device (11) with a non-compliant balloon (41) used to ablate a biological material. The ultrasonic medical device (11)comprises an ultrasonic probe (15), ...  

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