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US20140058372 TREATMENT FOR RENAL FAILURE  
A method of increasing renal function in a patient operates by stimulation of perivascular sympathetic nerves found in the vicinity of the hepatic portal vein and the hepatic artery. The method...
US20150217022 NERVE REGENERATION EMPLOYING KERATIN BIOMATERIALS  
A keratin hydrogel matrix serves as an effective acellular scaffold for axonal regeneration and facilitates functional nerve recovery.
US20150196753 APPARATUS FOR TREATING CEREBRAL NEUROVASCULAR DISORDERS INCLUDING HEADACHES BY NEURAL STIMULATION  
Methods, kits, apparatus, and compositions for inhibiting a cerebral neurovascular disorder, a muscular headache, or cerebral inflammation in a human patient are provided. The apparatus includes...
US20120277839 SELECTIVE STIMULATION TO MODULATE THE SYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM  
Systems, methods and devices are provided for the targeted treatment of a variety of medical conditions by directly neuromodulating a target anatomy associated with the condition while minimizing...
US20110270329 METHOD AND APPARATUS TO ENHANCE THERAPY DURING STIMULATION OF VAGUS NERVE  
A method and apparatus stimulating a vagus nerve of a patient. The apparatus includes a pulse generator having an adjustable pulse output parameter and adapted to be electrically coupled to the...
US20120022626 Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treatment Devices, Systems and Methods  
Devices, systems and methods for nerve stimulation for OSA therapy.
US20110202106 OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP APNEA TREATMENT DEVICES, SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
Devices, systems and methods for nerve stimulation for OSA therapy.
US20110196445 OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP APNEA TREATMENT DEVICES, SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
Devices, systems and methods for nerve stimulation for OSA therapy.
US20110071591 Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treatment Devices, Systems and Methods  
Devices, systems and methods for nerve stimulation for OSA therapy.
US20130079745 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR GLUCOSE REGULATION  
Various methods and apparatus for treating a condition associated with impaired glucose regulation in a subject comprising in one embodiment, applying a neural conduction block to a target nerve...
US20120197370 NEUROSTIMULATION SYSTEM  
Some embodiments of the present invention provide neurostimulation systems and components for selective stimulation and/or neuromodulation of one or more dorsal root ganglia through implantation...
US20140324129 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR TEMPORARY, INCOMPLETE, BI-DIRECTIONAL, ADJUSTABLE ELECTRICAL NERVE BLOCK  
One aspect of the present disclosure relates to a system that can provide an incomplete nerve block to a patient. In some instances, the incomplete nerve block can be bi-directional. In other...
US20150018728 WIRELESS NEUROSTIMULATORS  
Apparatus for applying a treatment (216) to at least one tissue of a subject is described, the apparatus comprising a transmitting unit (210) configured to transmit a wireless power signal (214),...
US20130204338 SELECTIVE HIGH FREQUENCY SPINAL CORD MODULATION FOR INHIBITING PAIN WITH REDUCED SIDE EFFECTS, AND ASSOCIATED SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
Selective high-frequency spinal chord modulation for inhibiting pain with reduced side affects and associated systems and methods are disclosed. In particular embodiments, high-frequency...
US20110276056 METHODS, SYSTEMS AND DEVICES FOR REDUCING MIGRATION  
Devices, systems and methods for reducing migration of leads, catheters and similar devices are provided. In particular, devices, systems and methods are provided for creating a slack anchor which...
US20130041446 SELECTIVE NERVE STIMULATION FOR RELIEF OF ABDOMINAL PAIN  
The present invention provides a method of abdominal pain relief in a subject comprising the steps of: identifying sub-diaphragmatic vagus nerve branches; applying an electrode to said nerve...
US20140067003 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AUTONOMIC BLOOD PRESSURE REGULATION  
A system for regulating blood pressure by stimulating an afferent pathway to the brain which produces an efferent output in kidneys includes a electrode device adapted for implantation in the...
US20120277819 OVERWRAP FOR NERVE STIMULATION SYSTEM  
A nerve overwrap for an implantable nerve stimulation system includes a flexible sheet of electrically insulative material, having an electrical resistivity of from about 108 ohm*m to about 1020...
US20130172973 NEURAL STIMULATION DEVICE WITH INSULATING SHEATH  
Described is a stimulation electrode assembly for stimulation of a vagus nerve within a carotid sheath. The stimulation electrode assembly comprises an insulating sheath and at least one energy...
US20120221087 STIMULATING CRANIAL NERVE TO TREAT PULMONARY DISORDER  
A method for stimulating a portion of a vagus nerve of a patient to treat a pulmonary disorder is provided. At least one electrode is coupled to at least one portion of a left vagus nerve and/or a...
US20130253627 System For Stimulating A Hypoglossal Nerve For Controlling The Position Of A Patient's Tongue  
A system for controlling a position of a patient's tongue includes attaching at least one electrode to the patient's Hypoglossal nerve and applying an electric signal through the electrode to at...
US20150066123 NERVE CUFF WITH POCKET FOR LEADLESS STIMULATOR  
An extravascular nerve cuff that is configured to hold a leadless, integral, implantable microstimulator. The nerve cuff may include a cuff body having a pocket or pouch for removably receiving...
US20100312320 NERVE CUFF WITH POCKET FOR LEADLESS STIMULATOR  
An extravascular nerve cuff that is configured to hold a leadless, integral, implantable microstimulator. The nerve cuff may include a cuff body having a pocket or pouch for removably receiving...
US20130231726 NERVE CUFF  
An electrode cuff includes a first elongate portion and a second elongate portion. The first elongate portion is configured to removably contact a length of a nerve while the second elongate...
US20110137365 TECHNIQUES FOR REDUCING PAIN ASSOCIATED WITH NERVE STIMULATION  
Apparatus is provided including an electrode device and a control unit. The electrode device is configured to be coupled to a site of a subject selected from the group consisting of: a vagus...
US20150148878 SYSTEMS AND METHODS OF ENHANCING ELECTRICAL ACTIVATION OF NERVOUS TISSUE  
Methods and systems for improving nerve stimulation are disclosed and are termed enhanced transcutaneous electrical stimulation (eTENS). One embodiment can be used for enhancing the excitation...
US20150224301 METHOD TO TREAT PAIN THROUGH ELECTRICAL STIMULATION OF NERVES  
Methods of treating pain are disclosed, wherein a non-pulsed, low-frequency electrical current is applied to the nerve carrying the pain signals in order to suppress transmission of those signals....
US20130138193 METHOD TO TREAT PAIN THROUGH ELECTRICAL STIMULATION OF NERVES  
Methods of treating pain are disclosed, wherein a non-pulsed, low-frequency electrical current is applied to the nerve carrying the pain signals in order to suppress transmission of those signals....
US20100298920 Devices, Systems, and methods employing a molded nerve cuff electrode  
Devices, systems, and methods for recording, and/or stimulation, and/or blocking of a nerve make use of a molded cuff electrode. An electrically conductive surface is coupled to an inside surface...
US20140188202 STIMULATION CUFF AND IMPLANTATION TOOL  
Various embodiments concern wrapping a stimulation cuff around a nerve. The cuff can comprise a main body and at least one electrode. The main body can comprise an inner tab, an outer tab, and an...
US20130274831 NEUROMODULATORY METHOD FOR TREATING CHRONIC OR REFRACTORY RHINITIS  
One aspect of the present disclosure includes a method for treating chronic or refractory rhinitis in a subject. One step of the method includes implanting a therapy delivery system in the subject...
US20130331869 Conductive polymeric composites of polycaprolactone fumarate and polypyrrole for nerve regeneration  
A novel electrically conductive polymer composite composed of polycaprolactone fumarate-polypyrrole (PCLF-PPy) for applications in nerve regeneration is disclosed. The synthesis and...
US20130131770 ELECTRICAL STIMULATION OF THE SYMPATHETIC NERVE CHAIN  
The present invention provides a method of affecting physiological disorders by stimulating a specific location along the sympathetic nerve chain. Preferably, the present invention provides a...
US20130123877 ELECTRICAL STIMULATION OF THE SYMPATHETIC NERVE CHAIN  
The present invention provides a method of affecting physiological disorders by stimulating a specific location along the sympathetic nerve chain. Preferably, the present invention provides a...
US20120130463 ELECTRODE CUFF WITH RECESSES  
An electrode assembly includes one or more electrode contact surfaces, and a cuff, to which the contact surfaces are fixed, and which comprises an electrically insulating material, is configured...
US20140148886 NERVE STUMP INTERFACE AND AXONAL REGENERATION SYSTEM FOR GENERATING AN ELECTRIC FIELD FOR PROMOTING AND GUIDING AXONAL REGENERATION  
The present invention provides a nerve stump interface for generating an electric field for promoting and guiding axonal regeneration and an electric field assisted axonal regeneration system. The...
US20130261721 ELECTRODE CUFFS  
An electrode assembly includes electrodes and a cuff, shaped so as to define a tubular housing that defines a longitudinal axis therealong, two edges, and a slit between the two edges. When the...
US20130253628 DEVICE AND METHODS FOR RENAL NERVE MODULATION  
Medical devices as well as methods for making and using medical devices are disclosed. An example medical device may include a system for nerve modulation. The system may include an elongate shaft...
US20140094887 PINCH TO OPEN CUFF ELECTRODE  
The present invention provides a cuff electrode assembly for implantation on a target nerve. The cuff electrode assembly can include a resilient cuff body configured to be disposed about the...
US20120330218 METHOD FOR IMPROVING FAR-FIELD ACTIVATION IN PERIPHERAL FIELD NERVE STIMULATION  
A method of providing therapy to a patient having a disorder using an electrode located adjacent a peripheral target neural region. The method comprises conveying electrical stimulation energy...
US20130304174 PERIPHERAL NERVE INTERFACE DEVICES FOR TREATMENT AND PREVENTION OF NEUROMAS  
The present disclosure provides nerve interface devices, such as passive or active nerve caps or regenerative peripheral nerve interface devices (RPNI), for a subject in need thereof. The nerve...
US20140094888 PINCH TO OPEN CUFF ELECTRODE  
The invention describes a cuff electrode assembly that includes a resilient cuff body configured to be disposed about a nerve. The cuff body includes a first end portion and a second end portion....
US20080046055 NERVE CUFF FOR IMPLANTABLE ELECTRODE  
A flat interface nerve electrode provides a plurality of electrical contacts embedded in a non-conductive cuff structure, which acts to gently and non-evasively redefine the geometry of a nerve...
US20090118785 METHOD OF IMPROVING SLEEP DISORDERED BREATHING  
A diaphragm pacing stimulatory method and a system to implement the method are provided to improve respiratory function and the quality of sleep in patients whose sleep is compromised by poor...
US20140114164 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ELECTRICALLY SHIELDING A MICROELECTRODE ARRAY IN A PHYSIOLOGICAL PATHWAY FROM ELECTRICAL NOISE  
A system and method for electrically shielding a physiological pathway from electrical noise is disclosed. The method includes the operation of implanting at least one signal microelectrode into a...
US20130218249 NEUROPROTECTIVE ELECTRICAL STIMULATION  
Apparatus is provided that includes one or more electrodes, configured to be applied to a sphenopalatine ganglion (SPG), a greater palatine nerve, a lesser palatine nerve, a sphenopalatine nerve,...
US20080065184 Nerve cuff, method and apparatus for manufacturing same  
A nerve cuff comprising a wall band member having an inner surface defining a lumen when the wall band member is in a closed configuration for receiving a nerve therethrough. At least one...
US20090210042 ADJUSTABLE TISSUE OR NERVE CUFF AND METHOD OF USE  
An implantable adjustable body tissue cuff, apparatus and method. The cuff is an elastomeric strap of biocompatible non-conductive material. The strap's tail and head provide adjustable length...
US20140163661 ELECTRODE CUFFS  
Apparatus is provided for application to a nerve of a subject, including an electrode cuff, which includes a housing, which is configured to be placed at least partially around the nerve so as to...
US20110098796 ELECTRODE CUFFS  
Apparatus is provided for application to a nerve of a subject, including an electrode cuff, which includes a housing, which is configured to be placed at least partially around the nerve so as to...

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