Processing

Please wait...

Settings

Settings

Goto Application

1. WO2002034325 - BRACHYTHERAPY SEED DEPLOYMENT SYSTEM

Publication Number WO/2002/034325
Publication Date 02.05.2002
International Application No. PCT/US2001/042382
International Filing Date 28.09.2001
Chapter 2 Demand Filed 24.04.2002
IPC
A61M 36/00 2006.01
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
MDEVICES FOR INTRODUCING MEDIA INTO, OR ONTO, THE BODY; DEVICES FOR TRANSDUCING BODY MEDIA OR FOR TAKING MEDIA FROM THE BODY; DEVICES FOR PRODUCING OR ENDING SLEEP OR STUPOR
36Applying radioactive material to the body
A61N 5/10 2006.01
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
5Radiation therapy
10X-ray therapy; Gamma-ray therapy; Particle-irradiation therapy
CPC
A61M 37/0069
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
MDEVICES FOR INTRODUCING MEDIA INTO, OR ONTO, THE BODY
37Other apparatus for introducing media into the body
0069Devices for implanting pellets, e.g. markers or solid medicaments
A61N 2005/101
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
5Radiation therapy
10X-ray therapy; Gamma-ray therapy; Particle-irradiation therapy
1001using radiation sources introduced into or applied onto the body; brachytherapy
1007Arrangements or means for the introduction of sources into the body
101Magazines or cartridges for seeds
A61N 2005/1011
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
5Radiation therapy
10X-ray therapy; Gamma-ray therapy; Particle-irradiation therapy
1001using radiation sources introduced into or applied onto the body; brachytherapy
1007Arrangements or means for the introduction of sources into the body
1011Apparatus for permanent insertion of sources
A61N 5/1007
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
5Radiation therapy
10X-ray therapy; Gamma-ray therapy; Particle-irradiation therapy
1001using radiation sources introduced into or applied onto the body; brachytherapy
1007Arrangements or means for the introduction of sources into the body
A61N 5/1027
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
5Radiation therapy
10X-ray therapy; Gamma-ray therapy; Particle-irradiation therapy
1001using radiation sources introduced into or applied onto the body; brachytherapy
1027Interstitial radiation therapy
Applicants
  • IMAGYN MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC. [US]/[US]
Inventors
  • TAYLOR, John
  • KO, Michael, J.
  • SCHMIDT, Bruno, J.
  • BEUCHAT, Charles
Agents
  • ALTMAN, Daniel, E.
Priority Data
09/694,10720.10.2000US
Publication Language English (EN)
Filing Language English (EN)
Designated States
Title
(EN) BRACHYTHERAPY SEED DEPLOYMENT SYSTEM
(FR) SYSTEME DE DEPLOIEMENT DE GRAINS DE BRACHYTHERAPIE
Abstract
(EN)
Disclosed is a brachytherapy seed deployment system, for use in any of a variety of medical procedures such as radiation treatment of the prostate gland. The system includes a number of brachytherapy seed deployment needles (22), each preloaded with brachytherapy seeds (70) in patterns and activities predetermined for a unique patient.
(FR)
L'invention concerne un système de déploiement de grains de brachythérapie à utiliser dans diverses procédures médicales comme le traitement par rayonnements de la glande prostatique. Ce système comprend un certain nombre d'aiguilles de déploiement de grains de brachythérapie (22), chacune d'entre elles étant préchargée de grains de brachythérapie (70) selon des motifs et des activités prédéterminés pour un seul patient.
Also published as
Latest bibliographic data on file with the International Bureau