Patents Assigned to RAPID MEDICAL LTD.
  • Publication number: 20200060683
    Abstract: Endovascular and intravascular devices and methods of manufacturing endovascular and intravascular devices may be provided. In one implementation, an intravascular device including an elongated sheath and an elongated coil distal to the sheath may be provided. The coil may include a first coil segment formed from a plurality of wires helically-wound at a first coil angle; a second coil segment formed from a first subset of the plurality of wires that is helically-wound at a second coil angle that is different from the first coil angle; and a third coil segment formed from a second subset of the plurality of wires that is helically-wound at a third coil angle that is different from the first and second coil angles. The coil segments may be configured such that flexibility of the coil increases in a longitudinal direction toward the distal end of the coil.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 30, 2019
    Publication date: February 27, 2020
    Applicant: RAPID MEDICAL LTD.
    Inventors: Aharon FRIEDMAN, Matan GEDULTER, Ronen ECKHOUSE, Moshe MILLER
  • Publication number: 20200008822
    Abstract: In one exemplary embodiment, an angioplasty device may include a flexible shaft. The angioplasty device may also include an expandable wire mesh structure extending from the flexible shaft. At least one actuator, connected to the expandable wire mesh structure, the actuator being configured to cooperate with the wire mesh structure to transfer angioplasty forces to a vessel obstruction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 16, 2016
    Publication date: January 9, 2020
    Applicant: RAPID MEDICAL LTD.
    Inventors: Shimon Eckhouse, Yuri SUDIN, Aharon FRIEDMAN, Ronen ECKHOUSE
  • Publication number: 20190307471
    Abstract: An intraluminal device may be provided including an elongated structure formed of a plurality of wires. The intraluminal device may include at least one expandable mesh segment configured to engage an obstruction in a body lumen, wherein the plurality of wires may be arranged into sets of looped wires that overlap to form the expandable mesh segment. The intraluminal device may also include at least one clot anchoring segment that may be configured to trap the obstruction to prevent downstream movement of the obstruction relative to the intraluminal device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2017
    Publication date: October 10, 2019
    Applicant: RAPID MEDICAL LTD.
    Inventors: Aharon FRIEDMAN, Matan GEDULTER, Moshe MILLER
  • Publication number: 20190269425
    Abstract: An intraluminal device including an elongated structure formed of a plurality of wires may be provided. The intraluminal device may include a plurality of sets of looped wires longitudinally located at an intermediate area of the elongated structure. The sets of looped wires may be spaced circumferentially about the elongated structure and may be configured to cooperate with each other to form a plurality of clot entry openings. The intraluminal device may also include at least one grouping of woven wires that may be longitudinally located adjacent to the intermediate area and may be configured such that when an opening force is exerted on the elongated structure, the at least one grouping of woven wires may provide structural support to hold open first interstices between the plurality of sets of looped wires.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 27, 2017
    Publication date: September 5, 2019
    Applicant: RAPID MEDICAL LTD.
    Inventors: Yuri SUDIN, Aharon FRIEDMAN, Ronen ECKHOUSE, Moshe MILLER
  • Publication number: 20190240457
    Abstract: In one exemplary embodiment, an endovascular device may include a hollow shaft having a proximal end and a distal end, and sized for insertion into a blood vessel. The endovascular device may also include a control line having a proximal end and a distal end, and extending through the hollow shaft. The endovascular device may also include an actuatable working element located proximate the distal end of the hollow shaft, and configured to receive an actuation force transmitted via the distal end of the control line. The endovascular device may further include an actuator configured to exert the actuation force on the proximal end of the control line, to thereby cause relative movement between the control line and the hollow shaft and to actuate the working element. The hollow shaft may also include a cable formed of a plurality of wound wires and including a proximal segment, at least one transition segment, and a distal segment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 18, 2019
    Publication date: August 8, 2019
    Applicant: RAPID MEDICAL LTD.
    Inventors: Yuri SUDIN, Ronen ECKHOUSE, Aharon FRIEDMAN, Matan GEDULTER, Moshe MILLER
  • Publication number: 20190224457
    Abstract: n endovascular device including a hollow shaft having a proximal end and a distal end, and sized for insertion into a blood vessel, may be provided. The endovascular device may also include a control line configured to extend through the hollow shaft and an actuatable working element situated distally from the distal end of the hollow shaft and configured to receive an actuation force transmitted via the control line. The endovascular device may further include an actuator configured to exert the actuation force on the control line to cause relative movement between the control line and the hollow shaft and to actuate the working element. The endovascular device may also include a rotation restriction element configured to substantially impede the control line from rotating relative to the working element, while permitting relative axial movement between the control line and the hollow shaft.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 28, 2017
    Publication date: July 25, 2019
    Applicant: RAPID MEDICAL LTD.
    Inventors: Yuri SUDIN, Ronen ECKHOUSE, Aharon FRIEDMAN, Matan GEDULTER, Moshe MILLER
  • Publication number: 20190167284
    Abstract: An intraluminal device and a method of removing a clot from a body lumen with an intraluminal device may be provided. The intraluminal device may include a hollow elongated shaft and a radially-expandable mesh segment situated distal to the elongated shaft. The elongated shaft may be secured relative to a first portion of the mesh segment. The intraluminal device may additionally include a core wire affixed to a second portion of the mesh segment and extending through the elongated shaft. The elongated shaft may be configured to radially expand the mesh segment by axially moving the first portion of the mesh segment relative to the second portion of the mesh segment. In addition, the core wire may be configured to radially expand the mesh segment by axially moving the second portion of the mesh segment relative to the first portion of the mesh segment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 1, 2019
    Publication date: June 6, 2019
    Applicant: RAPID MEDICAL LTD.
    Inventors: Aharon Friedman, Matan Gedulter, Moshe Miller
  • Patent number: 10258452
    Abstract: A clot removal device and method for removing a dot from a blood vessel may include an expandable clot engagement element, an expandable dot capture element, and a sheath surrounding and compressing the capture element and the engagement element. The sheath may be removable to thereby enable the capture element to expand in a blood vessel in which the sheath is deployed, and to enable the engagement element to expand within the capture element.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 5, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2019
    Assignee: Rapid Medical LTD
    Inventors: Ronen Eckhouse, Yuri Sudin, Shimon Eckhouse
  • Publication number: 20180318062
    Abstract: In one exemplary embodiment, an intraluminal device may include elongated structure formed of a plurality of wires. The intraluminal device may also include a plurality of sets of looped wires longitudinally located at an intermediate area of the elongated structure and the plurality of sets may be spaced circumferentially about the structure and being configured to cooperate with each other to form a plurality of clot entry openings. At least one grouping of woven wires may be longitudinally located adjacent the intermediate area and the at one grouping of woven wires may be configured such that when an opening force is exerted on the elongated structure, the at least one grouping provides structural support to hold open first interstices between the plurality of sets of looped wires.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 4, 2016
    Publication date: November 8, 2018
    Applicant: RAPID MEDICAL LTD.
    Inventors: Yuri SUDIN, Aharon FRIEDMAN, Ronen ECKHOUSE
  • Publication number: 20180028209
    Abstract: Intraluminal devices and methods for removing an obstruction from a blood vessel using an intraluminal device are provided. The intraluminal device can include a flexible shaft and an expandable wire mesh structure extending from the flexible shaft, the wire mesh structure including at least one first expandable section having a first wire arrangement pattern and at least one second expandable section having a second wire arrangement pattern different from the first wire arrangement pattern. In addition, interstices in the at least one first expandable section can differ in size from interstices in the at least one second expandable section.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 5, 2016
    Publication date: February 1, 2018
    Applicant: Rapid Medical Ltd.
    Inventors: Yuri SUDIN, Aharon FRIEDMAN, Ronen ECKHOUSE
  • Patent number: 9844381
    Abstract: A treatment device (500) is provided including a shaft (507), an expandable member, a first elongated control member (508) and a second elongated control member (502). The expandable member can further include at least a first controllable portion (504) and a second controllable portion (503), where the expandable member, including the first controllable portion and the second controllable portion, is configured to transition between at least a partially retracted configuration and an expanded configuration under control of at least the first elongated control member (508). Further still, the first controllable portion can be configured to transition between at least a partially retracted configuration and an expanded configuration, while the second controllable portion (503) is configured to remain substantially unchanged, under control of at least the second elongated control member (502).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 4, 2013
    Date of Patent: December 19, 2017
    Assignee: RAPID MEDICAL LTD.
    Inventors: Ronen Eckhouse, Yuri Sudin, Aharon Friedman, Shimon Eckhouse
  • Patent number: 9561121
    Abstract: An intravascular device (100) includes an elongated shaft (3) extending in an axial direction and an expandable braided arrangement (110) of a plurality of filaments. The braided arrangement has a proximal end, a distal end (1), and an intermediate region therebetween. The intravascular device can include an endpiece (112-1) located proximate an intersection of the elongated shaft and the braided arrangement. The endpiece can be configured to orient the filaments in a substantially single file continuum. At a junction with the endpiece, the filaments can initially extend in a substantially parallel, non-crossing manner, and as the filaments extend toward the intermediate region, the initially extending non-crossing filaments can cross each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 3, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 7, 2017
    Assignee: RAPID MEDICAL LTD.
    Inventors: Yuri Sudin, Danel Mayer, Ronen Eckhouse
  • Publication number: 20150327866
    Abstract: A treatment device (500) is provided including a shaft (507), an expandable member, a first elongated control member (508) and a second elongated control member (502). The expandable member can further include at least a first controllable portion (504) and a second controllable portion (503), where the expandable member, including the first controllable portion and the second controllable portion, is configured to transition between at least a partially retracted configuration and an expanded configuration under control of at least the first elongated control member (508). Further still, the first controllable portion can be configured to transition between at least a partially retracted configuration and an expanded configuration, while the second controllable portion (503) is configured to remain substantially unchanged, under control of at least the second elongated control member (502).
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2013
    Publication date: November 19, 2015
    Applicant: RAPID MEDICAL LTD.
    Inventors: RONEN ECKHOUSE, YURI SUDIN, AHARON FRIEDMAN, SHIMON ECKHOUSE
  • Patent number: 9034008
    Abstract: A clot removal device and method may employ a shaft and a clot engagement element on an end of the shaft. The clot engagement element and the shaft may be configured for deployment in a blood vessel. The clot removal device may also include a stabilizer configured to at least partially surround the shaft and to maintain a portion of the shaft in a non-contacting relationship with the blood vessel wall.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2011
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2015
    Assignee: Rapid Medical Ltd.
    Inventors: Ronen Eckhouse, Yuri Sudin, Shimon Eckhouse
  • Patent number: 9005237
    Abstract: A clot removal device and method for removing a clot from a blood vessel may employ a tubular clot capture element. The clot capture element may be configured for deployment in a blood vessel for surrounding a clot. The clot capture element may have an opening therein configured to receive and guide a clot engaging element and may be configured to radially contract upon retraction, such that when the clot capture element surrounds a clot and is retracted in a longitudinal direction of the blood vessel, the clot capture element is configured to exert a radially inward compression force on the clot.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2015
    Assignee: Rapid Medical Ltd.
    Inventors: Ronen Eckhouse, Yuri Sudin, Shimon Eckhouse
  • Patent number: 8864792
    Abstract: A clot removal device may include a tubular clot capture element having a first internal diameter and a clot engaging element having a second external diameter. The first diameter and the second diameter may be selected to permit the clot engaging element to be rotated within the tubular clot capture element. A method of removing a clot from a blood vessel may including delivering the tubular clot capture element and clot engaging element to a clot site such that the clot engaging element may rotate within the tubular clot engaging element.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2011
    Date of Patent: October 21, 2014
    Assignee: Rapid Medical, Ltd.
    Inventors: Ronen Eckhouse, Yuri Sudin, Shimon Eckhouse
  • Publication number: 20140243885
    Abstract: A clot removal device and method for removing a dot from a blood vessel may include an expandable clot engagement element, an expandable dot capture element, and a sheath surrounding and compressing the capture element and the engagement element. The sheath may be removable to thereby enable the capture element to expand in a blood vessel in which the sheath is deployed, and to enable the engagement element to expand within the capture element.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 5, 2014
    Publication date: August 28, 2014
    Applicant: Rapid Medical Ltd.
    Inventors: Ronen ECKHOUSE, Yuri SUDIN, Shimon ECKHOUSE
  • Patent number: 8758364
    Abstract: A clot removal device and method for removing a clot from a blood vessel may include an expandable clot engagement element, an expandable clot capture element, and a sheath surrounding and compressing the capture element and the engagement element. The sheath may be removable to thereby enable the capture element to expand in a blood vessel in which the sheath is deployed, and to enable the engagement element to expand within the capture element.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2011
    Date of Patent: June 24, 2014
    Assignee: Rapid Medical Ltd.
    Inventors: Ronen Eckhouse, Yuri Sudin, Shimon Eckhouse
  • Publication number: 20130325055
    Abstract: A clot removal device and method for removing a clot from a blood vessel are provided, where the clot removal device includes a shaft and an elongate clot engagement element having one end connected to the shaft and a distal end remote from the end connected to the shaft, and where the shaft and elongate clot engagement element having a principal longitudinal axis. Further, the distal end can include an end formation forming a curved contact surface at the distal end, and the end formation can be displaced to one side of the principal longitudinal axis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2013
    Publication date: December 5, 2013
    Applicant: RAPID MEDICAL LTD.
    Inventors: Ronen ECKHOUSE, Yuri SUDIN, Shimon ECKHOUSE
  • Publication number: 20130325056
    Abstract: A clot removal device and method for removing a clot from a blood vessel are provided, where the clot removal device includes a shaft and an elongate clot engagement element having one end connected to the shaft and a distal end remote from the end connected to the shaft, and where the shaft and elongate clot engagement element having a principal longitudinal axis. Further, the distal end can include an end formation forming a curved contact surface at the distal end, and the end formation can be displaced to one side of the principal longitudinal axis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2013
    Publication date: December 5, 2013
    Applicant: RAPID MEDICAL LTD.
    Inventors: Ronen ECKHOUSE, Yuri SUDIN, Shimon ECKHOUSE