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SENSOR FOR COIL AXIS ROTATION DETECTION IN COIL-BASED MAGNETIC TRACKING SYSTEMS

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000197669D
Publication Date: 2010-Jul-19

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Abstract

This invention describes a magnetic navigation sensor arrangement for endovascular applications or other applications where tools have a similar type of geometry to endovascular applications. The invention is a hybrid arrangement of one or more search coil mounted axially on an endovascular catheter or guide-wire.