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1. (WO2013112446) OCCLUDING DEVICE

Pub. No.:    WO/2013/112446    International Application No.:    PCT/US2013/022491
Publication Date: Fri Aug 02 01:59:59 CEST 2013 International Filing Date: Wed Jan 23 00:59:59 CET 2013
IPC: A61B 17/12
Applicants: BOSTON SCIENTIFIC SCIMED, INC.
Inventors: CLARK, Christopher
Title: OCCLUDING DEVICE
Abstract:
Techniques are described for occluding the ostium of an appendage. In one example, an implantable medical device (10) for insertion in a left atrial appendage of a patient includes a center hub (16) having a longitudinal axis and a first side and a second side, a plurality of compression springs (12), each of the plurality of compression springs extending radially from the center hub, and a cover (14) disposed about the compression springs and engaged to center hub on both the first side and the second side.