Patents by Inventor Houari Lotfi

Houari Lotfi has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 6491624
    Abstract: A device for exploration of the cardiovascular system of human or animal bodies includes a generally transparent blind tube delimiting a cavity in which can be disposed an optical display device, the open end of the tube being shaped to be ensleeved axially in a sealed manner in the passage of an artery or of a vein having first been at least partially sectioned such that the cavity of the tube in the interior of the artery or of the vein form a common chamber at least partially closeable by a cardiac valve. The tube, maintained in ensleeved position by a suitable securement member, includes at least one supplemental opening for the introduction into the cavity of the tube of a physiological liquid under pressure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 2000
    Date of Patent: December 10, 2002
    Inventor: Houari Lotfi