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 7 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
Method of optimizing air mover performance characteristics to minimize temperature variations in a computing system enclosure
Image playback device and method and electronic camera with image playback function
Data-conditioned encryption method
Display window with level of service graphical user interface
Pet urn enclosure
Organic light-emitting display and method of manufacturing the same
Switching element for a valve train of an internal combustion engine
  Randomly Featured Patents
Antidepressant azaheterocyclylmethyl derivatives of 2,3-dihydro-1,4-dioxino[2,3-f]quinazoline
Plasma display apparatus and driving method thereof
System and method for providing access to an application through a common interface for application extensions
Steel having excellent corrosion resistance and steel having excellent corrosion resistance and workability
Molded simulated stone product and method
Self-integrated vertical MIM capacitor in the dual damascene process
Guitar having electro-luminescent light system
Animated button utilizing shape memory wire
Stroller frame
Bitwise comparator for selecting two smallest numbers from a set of numbers