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US20120232606 USING FOCAL MYOCARDIAL STIMULATION TO DISTINGUISH SUPRAVENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIA FROM VENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIA  
An apparatus and method to discriminate cardiac events by sensing atrial and ventricular depolarizations having associated refractory periods thereafter. A fast ventricular rate is detected in...
US20120232605 USING FOCAL MYOCARDIAL STIMULATION TO DISTINGUISH SUPRAVENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIA FROM VENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIA  
An apparatus and method to discriminate cardiac events by sensing atrial and ventricular depolarizations having associated refractory periods thereafter. A fast ventricular rate is detected in...
US20130006329 STOCHASTIC STIMULATION IN A HEARING PROSTHESIS  
A method, for inducing a hearing percept to a recipient of a cochlear implant, includes: building a sequence of electrical stimulation pulses having first and second inter-pulse intervals; and...
US20100318168 ASSEMBLY ARRANGEMENT FOR BANDAGE HOLDING A TRANSCUTANEOUS ELECTRICAL NERVE STIMULATION DEVICE  
The present utility model relates to the assembly arrangement for a bandage holding a portable small-scale transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulator device.
US20120004698 PHYSIOLOGIC DEMAND DRIVEN PACING  
Physiologic demand driven pacing can be used to maintain cardiac synchrony and improve hemodynamic function in patients with heart failure.
US20130041443 IN VIVO TREATMENT OF SKIN LESIONS BY ELECTRICAL NANOPULSES  
This disclosure relates to an in vivo treatment of a skin lesion of a mammal comprising application of electrical energy to the skin lesion in a form of electrical pulses. At least one electrical...
US20140005758 CAPSULE PHOTOTHERAPY  
A swallowable capsule for providing phototherapy to a patient's gastrointestinal (GI) tract, the capsule including a power supply, one or more phototherapeutic light sources, a speed determination...
US20140236271 HEADWEAR FOR REMOVING HEAT FROM A PERSON'S SCALP IN ORDER TO PREVENT HAIR LOSS  
Headwear (2) for removing heat from a person's scalp in order to prevent hair loss, comprising a body portion (4) for fitting over the scalp, an inlet (6) and an outlet (8), and fastener means (10)...
US20140257324 TEMPORARY LEADLESS IMPLANTABLE MEDICAL DEVICE WITH INDWELLING RETRIEVAL MECHANISM  
A method and system are provided for removing, from an implant chamber of a heart, a leadless implantable medical device (LIMD) having a distal end and a proximal end. The distal end is configured...
US20130296965 METHOD FOR BLOOD PRESSURE MODULATION USING ELECTRICAL STIMULATION OF THE CORONARY BARORECEPTORS  
An apparatus comprises a first stimulation circuit and a control circuit. The stimulation circuit is configured to be electrically coupled to a first electrode assembly that is configured to...
US20120035686 FAIL-SAFE PROGRAMMING FOR IMPLANTABLE MEDICAL DEVICE  
In general, the invention is directed to a system with a fail-safe mode for remote programming of medical devices, such as implantable medical devices (IMDs). During a remote programming session,...
US20110270342 THERAPY USING PERTURBATION AND EFFECT OF PHYSIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS  
Methods for treating a patient and further to devices for performing such treatment, e.g., methods and devices to perturb at least one physiological system and deliver therapy to the patient based...
US20110270332 THERAPY USING PERTURBATION AND EFFECT OF PHYSIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS  
Methods for treating a patient and further to devices for performing such treatment, e.g., methods and devices to perturb at least one physiological system and deliver therapy to the patient based...
US20100305635 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR RHYTHM IDENTIFICATION AND THERAPY DISCRIMINATION USING HEMODYNAMIC STATUS INFORMATION  
A system and method for controlling cardiac ventricular tachyarrhythmias by acquiring a pressure signal representative of coronary venous pressure (CVP) from a pressure sensor implanted within a...
US20140094869 PREVENTING USE OF SYNC MODE DURING CARDIOVERSION AND DEFIBRILLATION  
An external defibrillator may have a controller to set the defibrillator in a synchronous shock operating mode or an asynchronous shock operating mode, a shock module to cause the defibrillator to...
US20140213961 TREATMENT OF MOOD AND/OR ANXIETY DISORDERS BY ELECTRICAL BRAIN STIMULATION AND/OR DRUG INFUSION  
A system and method for introducing one or more stimulating drugs and/or applying electrical stimulation to the brain to treat mood and/or anxiety disorders uses an implantable system control unit...
US20130184639 TREATMENT OF MOOD AND/OR ANXIETY DISORDERS BY ELECTRICAL BRAIN STIMULATION AND/OR DRUG INFUSION  
A system and method for introducing one or more stimulating drugs and/or applying electrical stimulation to the brain to treat mood and/or anxiety disorders uses an implantable system control unit...
US20120016336 TREATMENT OF MOOD AND/OR ANXIETY DISORDERS BY ELECTRICAL BRAIN STIMULATION AND/OR DRUG INFUSION  
A system and method for introducing one or more stimulating drugs and/or applying electrical stimulation to the brain to treat mood and/or anxiety disorders uses an implantable system control unit...
US20110071583 Galectin-3 and Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy  
The present invention relates to materials and methods for monitoring and predicting a heart failure patient's physiological response to cardiac resynchronization therapy. More specifically, the...
US20140066796 DISPLAY OF DETECTED PATIENT POSTURE STATE  
The disclosure provides a system that displays an indicator of patient posture state that changes according to posture state data. The posture state data may be transmitted from a medical device,...
US20110172743 DISPLAY OF DETECTED PATIENT POSTURE STATE  
The disclosure provides a system that displays an indicator of patient posture state that changes according to posture state data. The posture state data may be transmitted from a medical device,...
US20080255634 Treatment of Obesity and/or Type II Diabetes by Stimulation of the Pituitary Gland  
Methods of treating obesity and/or type II diabetes include applying at least one stimulus to the pituitary gland of a patient with an implanted stimulator in accordance with one or more...
US20120215293 HIGH COMFORT HOT OR COLD THERMAL THERAPY PAD  
A comfortably, yet highly efficient therapy pad that is effective in delivering cold or hot thermal therapy for the relief of pain, inflammation, swelling, and muscle stiffness.
US20120116475 AROUSAL STATE MODULATION WITH ELECTRICAL STIMULATION  
In some examples, an arousal network of a brain of a patient can be activated to modify the arousal state of the patient, which may be useful in treating a cognitive disorder of the patient. In...
US20130138168 Determination for Effective Defibrillation  
A method for managing care of a person receiving emergency cardiac is disclosed and involves monitoring, with an external defibrillator, multiple parameters of the person receiving emergency...
US20110106213 USER INTERFACE FOR OPTIMIZING ENERGY MANAGEMENT IN A NEUROSTIMULATION SYSTEM  
In one aspect, a programmer for an implantable medical device comprises a user interface that receives user input corresponding to one or more selected stimulation therapy parameters for delivering...
US20130197611 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR OPTICAL TOMOGRAPHY FEEDBACK CONTROL OF DOSIMETRY FOR PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPY (PDT)  
Control of interstitial photodynamic therapy (PDT) by means of modulation control and/or optical tomography are disclosed. Accurate reconstruction of optical properties in tissue treated by the PDT...
US20120150248 Battery pack for an electronic device  
A removable battery pack is disclosed for a portable medical device, such as an automated external defibrillator. The removable battery pack interacts with the portable medical device using an...
US20130338735 DEVICES AND METHODS FOR TREATMENT OF HEART FAILURE AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS  
Devices and methods of use for identification, treatment and/or management of heart failure and/or associated conditions. An exemplary device may include a first sensor configured to monitor a...
US20100274312 SPINAL CORD MODULATION FOR INDUCING PARESTHETIC AND ANESTHETIC EFFECTS, AND ASSOCIATED SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
Spinal cord modulation for inducing paresthetic and anesthetic effects, and associated systems and methods are disclosed. A representative method in accordance with an embodiment of the disclosure...
US20140155976 SKIN-HAIR TREATMENT METHOD AND SYSTEM  
A method and system of conditioning human skin and hair using a hand-held skin/hair conditioner having interchangeable interface conductors that are contoured to enhance electrical conductivity...
US20110106227 Therapeutic braceletand wrap  
A bracelet and wrap having therapeutic properties is worn on a child's injured or sensitive wrist to facilitate healing and/or provide cold/warm treatment. The therapeutic bracelet and warp include...
US20140276272 System and Method for Eyelid Stimulation  
A system and method of treating hyperactivity of an eyelid closing muscle in a subject includes providing a stimulation system in the subject with the hyperactivity of the eyelid closing muscle,...
US20140163652 METHOD FOR TREATING AND REPAIRING MITRAL VALVE ANNULUS  
A catheter system for repairing an annular organ structure of a patient, comprising: intimately contacting the annular organ structure by a tissue-contactor member having energy-delivering...
US20100298720 In Situ Energy Harvesting Systems for Implanted Medical Devices  
This invention concerns miniature implantable power sources that harvest or scavenge energy from the expansion and contraction of biological tissues, for example, an artery or a bundle of muscle...
US20130261694 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DELIVERING NEURAL THERAPY CORRELATED WITH PATIENT STATUS  
Therapy systems for treating a patient are disclosed. Representative therapy systems include an implantable pulse generator, a signal delivery device electrically coupled to the pulse generator,...
US20140031715 COIL ELECTRODE APPARATUS FOR THERMAL THERAPY FOR TREATING BONE TISSUE  
Various embodiments are described herein for a coil electrode, RF applicator and RF treatment apparatus, along with an associated method of operation, that have been developed for treating tumors...
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...
US20120298117 Patient Warming Blanket, Drape, and Corresponding Patient Warming System  
A patient warming device (400), which can be configured as a patient warming blanket (207), patient warming drape (300), or surgical drape (500), includes the top layer of material and optionally a...
US20110150924 Device, Method, and system for neural modulation as vaccine adjuvant in a vertebrate subject  
A method for enhancing an immune response in a vertebrate subject is described. The method includes providing at least one energy stimulus configured to modulate one or more nervous system...
US20140222108 PATIENT PROGRAMMER WITH AUTOMATED MRI COMPATIBILITY VERIFICATION FOR ACTIVE IMPLANTABLE MEDICAL DEVICE  
A system may include an active implantable medical device implantable in a body of a patient and a patient programmer for the AIMD. The patient programmer may be configured to obtain magnetic...
US20130013028 Microcurrent Device With A Sensory Cue  
The present invention is directed to an apparatus that includes a microcurrent delivery device portion and at least one independent sensory cue delivery means. The independent sensory cue delivery...
US20100298901 IMPLANTABLE MEDICAL DEVICE FOR CARDIAC ELECTRICAL STIMULATION  
A method and apparatus for reducing a patient's heart rate or blood pressure. The apparatus provides stimulation to the patient's atrial and/or nodal tissue within the associated refractory period...
US20130183387 Methods for treating pustular conditions of the skin  
The invention is directed to methods for treating pustular conditions of the skin, for example, acne. Such methods utilize novel compositions, including but not limited to extraembryonic cytokine...
US20110196454 SENSING SYSTEM, DEVICE, AND METHOD FOR THERAPY MODULATION  
Sensing system, device, and method for therapy modulation are provided. Various aspects include a receive module and a therapy-related action module. The receive module may receive a therapy...
US20140213842 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR TREATING PRIMARY HEADACHE  
Non-invasive electrical nerve stimulation devices and magnetic stimulation devices are disclosed, along with methods of treating medical disorders using energy that is delivered noninvasively by...
US20140107398 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR TREATING PRIMARY HEADACHE  
Non-invasive electrical nerve stimulation devices and magnetic stimulation devices are disclosed, along with methods of treating medical disorders using energy that is delivered noninvasively by...
US20140107397 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR TREATING PRIMARY HEADACHE  
Non-invasive electrical nerve stimulation devices and magnetic stimulation devices are disclosed, along with methods of treating medical disorders using energy that is delivered noninvasively by...
US20140081071 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR TREATING PRIMARY HEADACHE  
Non-invasive electrical nerve stimulation devices and magnetic stimulation devices are disclosed, along with methods of treating medical disorders using energy that is delivered noninvasively by...
US20120041506 METHOD FOR TREATING MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION  
A method for treating patients after a myocardial infarction which includes pacing therapy is disclosed. A cardiac rhythm management device is configured to deliver pre-excitation pacing to one or...