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US20140148870 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR PERFORMING ELECTRICAL STIMULATION TO TREAT VARIOUS CONDITIONS  
In certain variations, systems and/or methods for electromagnetic induction therapy are provided. One or more ergonomic or body contoured applicators may be included. The applicators include one or...
US20130218029 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ASSESSING RENAL ARTERY NERVE DENSITY  
A system and method is described to map the renal artery prior to an ablation in order to a-priori identify the location of the sympathetic nerves. In specific embodiments, the nerve modulating...
US20120101547 ELECTRICAL STIMULATION BASED ON PHASE RESPONSE MAPPING  
This disclosure describes techniques for delivering electrical stimulation at one or more phases relative to an ongoing oscillating signal in a patient, and then mapping the response to the...
US20110230936 ELECTRICAL STIMULATION BASED ON PHASE RESPONSE MAPPING  
This disclosure describes techniques for delivering electrical stimulation at one or more phases relative to an ongoing oscillating signal in a patient, and then mapping the response to the...
US20130035747 METHODS FOR TREATING AIRWAYS  
This relates to treating airways in a lung to decrease asthmatic symptoms. The also includes steps of measuring a parameter of an airway at a plurality of locations in a lung, identifying at least...
US20120271374 ELECTRICAL THERAPY FOR FACILITATING INTER-AREA BRAIN SYNCHRONIZATION  
Methods and apparatuses are described for monitoring synchronization of two or more brain areas and delivering an electrical therapy to the brain to facilitate synchronization of the two or more...
US20140114388 IMPLANTABLE DEVICE HAVING OSSEOINTEGRATING PROTUBERANCES  
An implantable device for mounting to a patient's bone includes a housing and at least one osseointegrating protuberance. The housing includes a surface having an abutting portion configured to...
US20130345781 ELECTRICAL STIMULUATION OF THE COLON TO TREAT CHRONIC CONSTIPATION  
The invention is directed to techniques for stimulating a colon of a patient to relieve chronic constipation. Specifically, a colon stimulation system applies one or more electrical stimuli to the...
US20110166622 SPHERICAL VIBRATING PROBE APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CONDUCTING EFFICACY ANALYSIS OF PAIN TREATMENT USING PROBE APPARATUS  
A patient treatment unit and method analyzes and treats pain in tissues by applying an electrical pulse train and a galvanically isolated stimulus voltage to affected tissues using vibrating...
US20120232622 FAST HEATING HEAT PACKS WITH BINARY ACTION  
A thermal treatment device having at least one fast-acting heat pack and at least one long lasting heat pack is disclosed.
US20140277293 METHODS FOR IN VITRO INHIBITION OF FIBROBLAST PROLIFERATION  
Methods for LED generated low-level light therapy (LLLT) in the red, blue, and IR ranges are described to effectively inhibit fibroblast proliferation in vitro without altering viability, and may...
US20140249605 COLLECTING SLEEP QUALITY INFORMATION VIA A MEDICAL DEVICE  
At least one of a medical device, such as an implantable medical device, and a programming device determines values for one or more metrics that indicate the quality of a patient's sleep. Sleep...
US20120330375 ORTHOSIS FOR GAIT MODULATION  
A functional electrical stimulation (FES) orthosis, including: a frame, an inner layer coupled to an inner surface of the frame, an electrode base, and a connector assembly. The frame is configured...
US20110009804 Method and System for Delivering a Medicant  
The present disclosure provides a method for administering chemotherapy to a patient. The method includes heating target tissue to a first temperature to cause hyperthermia, wherein the temperature...
US20110160790 MEASUREMENT OF CORONARY SINUS PARAMETERS TO OPTIMIZE LEFT VENTRICULAR PERFORMANCE  
In some embodiments, an implantable medical device (IMD) system may include one or more of the following elements: (a) an oxygen sensor for measuring oxygen extraction from blood flowing through a...
US20140236261 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR INDICATING NEUROSTIMULATION DELIVERY  
A method and system for providing an indication of delivery of a neural stimulation therapy is disclosed. In an example, a method may include identifying current timing of an intermittent neural...
US20130253380 COLLECTING POSTURE INFORMATION TO EVALUATE THERAPY  
A medical device delivers a therapy to a patient. Posture events are identified, e.g., a posture of the patient is periodically determined and/or posture transitions by the patient are identified,...
US20100305665 COLLECTING POSTURE INFORMATION TO EVALUATE THERAPY  
A medical device delivers a therapy to a patient. Posture events are identified, e.g., a posture of the patient is periodically determined and/or posture transitions by the patient are identified,...
US20140052209 PHYSIOLOGICAL VIBRATION DETECTION IN AN IMPLANTED MEDICAL DEVICE  
An embodiment of an implantable system configured to be implanted in a patient includes an accelerometer, a neural stimulator, and a controller. The neural stimulator is configured to deliver...
US20110015704 PHYSIOLOGICAL VIBRATION DETECTION IN AN IMPLANTED MEDICAL DEVICE  
An embodiment of an implantable system configured to be implanted in a patient includes an accelerometer, a neural stimulator, and a controller. The neural stimulator is configured to deliver...
US20120053656 Methods and Systems for Automatically Determining an Implant Side Associated with a Cochlear Implant  
An exemplary method includes a fitting subsystem detecting a communicative coupling of a cochlear implant associated with a patient to a sound processor connected to the fitting subsystem and...
US20130331765 TREATING ERYTHEMATOTELANGIECTATIC ROSACEA OR PAPULOPUSTULAR ROSACEA WITH NARROW-BAND INFRARED LIGHT RADIATION AND RADIATION KITS THEREFOR  
A method of treating erythematotelangiectatic rosacea or papulopustular rosacea in a subject comprises exposing the subject's skin in need thereof to narrow-band infrared radiation in an effective...
US20140277280 PHRENIC NERVE STIMULATION DETECTION WITH POSTURE SENSING  
A method and a system of phrenic nerve stimulation detection in conjunction with posture sensing is disclosed. In an embodiment, the method may include receiving a trigger for conducting a...
US20130060305 METHODS AND SYSTEM FOR TARGETED BRAIN STIMULATION USING ELECTRICAL PARAMETER MAPS  
A system and method for selecting optimal stimulation parameter settings for a therapeutic neural stimulation for a current patient may include obtaining, by at least one processor, electrical...
US20110270360 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR ACTIVATING BROWN APIDOSE TISSUE USING ELECTRICAL ENERGY  
Methods and devices are provided for activating brown adipose tissue (BAT). Generally, the methods and devices can activate BAT to increase thermogenesis, e.g., increase heat production in the...
US20110282409 PROGRAMMING AMBULATORY OPTIMIZATION SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT  
A system and method for cardiac rhythm management using a programmable cardiac rhythm management device is described, wherein the method includes storing parameter interaction constraints between...
US20110144718 COMPOSITION AND METHOD FOR THE TREATMENT OR PREVENTION OF SPINAL DISORDERS  
The present invention provides compositions of matter suitable for the prevention of and/or treatment of a spinal disorder and/or spinal pain, e.g., caused by and/or associated with intervertebral...
US20140277325 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR THERAPEUTIC ELECTRICAL STIMULATION  
In various embodiments, the invention disclosed herein provides systems, devices and methods for providing electrical stimulation to a patient. An electrical mechanical interconnection is provided...
US20130238075 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR THERAPEUTIC ELECTRICAL STIMULATION  
In various embodiments, the invention disclosed herein provides systems, devices and methods for providing electrical stimulation to a patient. An electrical mechanical interconnection is provided...
US20120253249 Neuromodulation System and Method For Treating Apnea  
The present disclosure provides systems and methods for treating apnea by controlled delivery of a swallow stimulus to a subject in which apnea is detected. In the systems and method, burst...
US20150011864 Prevention of Mild Cognitive Impairment and Eventual Alzheimer's Disease  
A method for preventing cognitive decline, comprises the steps of identifying, in an individual, a first stage of cognitive decline corresponding to Subjective Cognitive Impairment and...
US20110282423 Implantable Biostimulator Delivery System  
A delivery system for implanting a biostimulation device comprising a stylet extending along an axis from knob end to a threaded end configured to engage an internally threaded nut of the...
US20130165993 System for an Implantable Medical Device Having an External Charger Coupleable to Accessory Charging Coils  
An external charger system is disclosed comprising an external charger with an internal charging coil, as well as an output port coupleable to one of a plurality of types of external accessory...
US20140135874 DEVICE FOR WOUND TREATMENT THROUGH PHOTOBIOMODULATION  
A bandage, band-aid, patch, or similar covering with a plurality of LEDs or pico-LEDs arranged on the interior of the device in proximity to the skin of the user when applied. The device may be of...
US20140142664 HIGHLY MULTIPLEXED OPTOGENETIC NEURAL STIMULATION USING INTEGRATED OPTICAL TECHNOLOGIES  
A neural probe is provided. The probe includes: a base that includes an optical demultiplexer, and one or more shanks extending from the base, with each shank including one or more waveguides. In...
US20110264176 HOT TIP VEIN THERAPY DEVICE  
Methods and apparatus for generating vapor within a catheter are provided which may include any number of features. One feature is generating vapor with an electrode array within a catheter....
US20110282415 Wearable wireless power transmitter  
Described embodiments include a system, an apparatus, and a method. A described system includes a portable power receiver configured to wirelessly receive electrical or radiant power from a...
US20110077675 PAIN MANAGEMENT BIO-MEDICAL UNIT  
A bio-medical unit includes a power harvesting module, a processing module, and a pain management functional module. The power harvesting module converts an electromagnetic signal into a supply...
US20110218586 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR RECOGNIZING ARRHYTHMIAS USING NEURAL STIMULATION  
In various method embodiments for classifying an arrhythmia, a characteristic of a ventricle is sensed before delivering a diagnostic neural stimulation. The diagnostic neural stimulation is...
US20110160793 Multi-Zone Stimulation Implant System and Method  
Various embodiments of an implant system are provided. The implant, such as a mesh implant, can include a support structure, e.g., mesh sling or implant, one or more stimulation elements (e.g.,...
US20130197380 Atrial Fibrillation Classification Using Power Measurement  
An atrial fibrillation classification system collects celectrocardiogram signals and converts them to a frequency, time, or phase domain representation for analysis. An evaluation stage extracts...
US20110319958 NON-INVASIVE TREATMENT OF BRONCHIAL CONSTRICTION  
Devices, systems and instructing methods are disclosed for treating bronchial constriction related to asthma, anaphylaxis or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The instructing method for...
US20140336721 NON-INVASIVE TREATMENT OF BRONCHIAL CONSTRICTION  
Devices, systems and methods are disclosed for treating bronchial constriction related to asthma, anaphylaxis or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The treatment comprises transmitting impulses...
US20110125213 NON-INVASIVE TREATMENT OF BRONCHIAL CONSTRICTION  
Devices, systems and methods are disclosed for treating bronchial constriction related to asthma, anaphylaxis or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The treatment comprises transmitting impulses...
US20110046432 NON-INVASIVE TREATMENT OF BRONCHIAL CONSTRICTION  
Devices, systems and methods are disclosed for treating bronchial constriction related to asthma, anaphylaxis or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The treatment comprises transmitting impulses...
US20120109233 PORTABLE COMBINED STIMULATION DEVICE FOR ALLEVIATING MENSTRUAL PAIN  
The present invention relates to a portable device for alleviating menstrual pain through transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) and thermal stimulation. More particularly, the present...
US20130296985 INDWELLING HEAT EXCHANGE CATHETER AND METHOD OF USING SAME  
A catheter is adapted to exchange heat with a body fluid, such as blood, flowing in a body conduit, such as a blood vessel. The catheter includes a shaft with a heat exchange region disposed at its...
US20130158480 INDWELLING HEAT EXCHANGE CATHETER AND METHOD OF USING SAME  
A catheter is adapted to exchange heat with a body fluid, such as blood, flowing in a body conduit, such as a blood vessel. The catheter includes a shaft with a heat exchange region disposed at its...
US20120185022 INDWELLING HEAT EXCHANGE CATHETER AND METHOD OF USING SAME  
A catheter is adapted to exchange heat with a body fluid, such as blood, flowing in a body conduit, such as a blood vessel. The catheter includes a shaft with a heat exchange region disposed at its...
US20110130812 INDWELLING HEAT EXCHANGE CATHETER AND METHOD OF USING SAME  
A catheter is adapted to exchange heat with a body fluid, such as blood, flowing in a body conduit, such as a blood vessel. The catheter includes a shaft with a heat exchange region disposed at its...