Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Fiber and a device incorporating the fiber therein for use in treating tissue volumes










Image Number 6 for United States Patent #6113589.

A device for use in laser induced interstitial thermotherapy (LITT) is provided which includes a fiber for coupling to a laser energy source and an emitting element having a proximal end coupled to the fiber and a distal end for positioning adjacent to the surface receiving LITT, the emitting element radially emitting light whose intensity is controllable along its longitudinal length. In a preferred embodiment, the surface of the emitting element is roughened to achieve a power scattering function.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Secure data entry device
Editing device and editing method
Out-of-order load/store queue structure
Particle-loaded membrane for solid-phase-extraction and method for performing SALDI-MS analysis of an analyte
System or method to assist and automate an information security classification and marking process for government and non-government organizations for information of an electronic document
Dye-sensitized solar cell, dye-sensitized solar cell module, and coating liquid for forming electrolyte layer
Apparatus and method for weighing an item of mail during transport through a sorting installation and having an anti-vibration device
  Randomly Featured Patents
Method of merging chemical reactants in capillary tubes
Armature mounting means for an electromagnetic relay
System and method of collecting and maintaining historical top communicator information on a communication device
Internal release agents for producing polyurethane moulded bodies
Fluid indicator for a containment vessel
Method for making a guidewire with a flexible distal tip
Absorbent articles and/or packaging components each having different patterns in a single container
Sheet feeding apparatus, image scanning apparatus and image forming apparatus provided with the image reading apparatus
Multiple resolution scanning device
Cylindrical straight slab type gas laser