University of Minnesota


Earl E. Bakken
Medical Devices Center

Innovation Patent

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Catheter and Related Systems and Methods


Fastener Placement Apparatus

Illustration from Patent

The disclosed device, systems and methods relate to a novel catheter, system and methods. The various catheter implementations are for use in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and other medical or surgical conditions that require emergency restoration of cerebral and cardiac blood supply. The catheter or catheters have one or more lumens and balloons. Two catheters connected to a control unit can be disposed within the body to occlude and perfuse a region of the circulatory system.

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Patent No.: US 10,188,837
Date of Patent: January 29, 2019

Inventors: Ahmed Selim (Woodberry, MN)





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