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US20130289687 Nanowired Three Dimensional Tissue Scaffolds  
Electrically conductive nanowires incorporated within scaffolds enhance tissue growth, bridge the electrically resistant pore walls and markedly improve electrical communication between adjacent...
US20150231389 SELECTIVE AUTONOMIC STIMULATION OF THE AV NODE FAT PAD TO CONTROL RAPID POST-OPERATIVE ATRIAL ARRHYTHMIAS  
Arrhythmia is a condition involving a rapid or slow heart rhythm that temporarily complicates the postoperative recovery from open heart surgery. Arrhythmias can be caused by sinus node...
US20140214124 Implantable Electroacupuncture System and Method for Treating Cardiovascular Disease  
An implantable electroacupuncture device (IEAD) treats cardiovascular disease through application of stimulation pulses applied at at least one of acupoints EX-HN1, BL14, HT7, HT5, PC6, ST36,...
US20150088221 MINIMALLY INVASIVE EPICARDIAL PACEMAKER  
A fully implantable cardiac pacemaker system is provided. The pacemaker system includes a pacemaker having an electrode sub-assembly containing an electrode and a base into which the electrode is...
US20100114287 IMPLANTABLE TISSUE MARKER ELECTRODE  
The present application discloses a tissue marker that may be permanently applied to cardiac (or other) tissue by means such as, but not limited to, a minimally-invasive procedure to allow for...
US20140088676 NEURAL STIMULATION SYSTEM FOR CARDIAC FAT PADS  
Various aspects relate to a device which, in various embodiments, comprises a header, a neural stimulator, a detector and a controller. The header includes at least one port to connect to at least...
US20130274847 MRI Compatible Leadless Cardiac Pacemaker  
An implantable battery powered leadless pacemaker or biostimulator is provided that may include any of a number of features. One feature of the biostimulator is that it safely operates under a...
US20150066125 TEMPORARILY IMPLANTABLE ELECTRODE ASSEMBLY FOR THE STIMULATION AND INTRACARDIAC CARDIOVERSION/DEFIBRILLATION OF THE HEART FOLLOWING SURGERY  
The invention relates to an electrode assembly for temporary cardioversion/defibrillation and/or for temporary stimulation of the heart after open heart surgery consisting of two defibrillation...
US20130046134 METHODS OF GENERATING ENGINEERED INNERVATED TISSUE AND USES THEREOF  
The present invention provides methods for generating relevant in vitro models of engineered innervated tissue, as well as uses of such tissues.
US20060161238 Thoracoscopic epicardial cardiac lead with guiding deployment applicator and method therefor  
An epicardial lead assembly includes a thoracoscopic epicardial lead including an electrode, a guiding applicator, and, optionally, an introducer. The epicardial lead includes therapy delivering...
US20130184802 CURRENT WAVEFORMS FOR ANTI-TACHYCARDIA PACING FOR A SUBCUTANEOUS IMPLANTABLE CARDIOVERTER-DEFIBRILLATOR  
A power supply for an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator for subcutaneous positioning between the third rib and the twelfth rib and using a lead system that does not directly contact a...
US20100241185 STEERABLE EPICARDIAL PACING CATHETER SYSTEM PLACED VIA THE SUBXIPHOID PROCESS  
The epicardial pacing system and related method includes an epicardial catheter configured to be disposed in the middle mediastinum of the thorax of a subject for use in electrical pacing of the...
US20070106359 Cardiac harness assembly for treating congestive heart failure and for pacing/sensing  
A pace/sense electrode is associated with a cardiac harness for treating the heart. The pace/sense electrode is positioned on the epicardial surface of the heart, preferably under the cardiac...
US20100042108 METHOD OF CARDIAC SURGERY, AND DEFIBRILLATION ELECTRODE, DEFIBRILLATOR, AND ENDOSCOPE APPARATUS FOR THE SAME  
To provide a method of cardiac surgery which is capable of facilitating the manipulation of devices in a thoracic cavity so as to thereby simplify the surgery, as well as alleviating physical...
US20060009831 Cardiac harness having leadless electrodes for pacing and sensing therapy  
A system for treating the heart includes a cardiac harness associated with a cardiac rhythm management device which does not have a lead system. Multiple pacing and sensing electrodes are attached...
US20050171590 Cardiomyopathy treatment device with electrode therapy  
This invention relates to implantable heart sack that can be equipped with pacemaker leads and/or defibrillation leads for the treatment of cardiomyopathy, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy tachycardia,...
US20090054943 Methods and apparatus to treat and prevent atrial tachyarrhythmias  
The invention provides a cardiac rhythm management system which includes a tachyarrhythmia detection and classification circuit programmed to detect and classify a tachyarrhythmia, a biologic...
US20060136028 Epicardial patch including isolated extracellular matrix with pacing electrodes  
An epicardial patch includes an extracellular matrix (ECM) and a plurality of electrodes. The isolated ECM is configured for epicardial attachment over a myocardial region including an injured...
US20120078333 MEDICAL LEAD SYSTEM UTILIZING ELECTROMAGNETIC BANDSTOP FILTERS  
Medical lead systems utilizing electromagnetic bandstop filters are provide which can be utilized in a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) environment for patients who have implanted medical devices....
US20050171589 Cardiac harness and method of delivery by minimally invasive access  
A system for treating the heart includes a cardiac harness associated with a cardiac rhythm management device which includes at least one electrode and a conductor lead that is connected to a...
US20070100383 Lead and delivery system to detect and treat a myocardial infarction region  
A method includes mounting an anchor member to a surface of a heart, the anchor member having a tension member coupled to the anchor member, advancing a lead body along the tension member, the...
US20060184222 Medical electrical lead with interchangeable fixation member  
A medical electrical lead, a system for providing electrical stimulation or sensing using such a lead, and methods of implanting, making and using same are described. The lead includes a rapidly...
US20050137673 Cardiac harness having electrodes and epicardial leads  
A system for treating the heart includes a cardiac harness associated with a cardiac rhythm management device which includes at least one electrode associated with the cardiac harness, epicardial...
US20140371833 IMPLANTABLE ELECTRODE LOCATION SELECTION  
Systems, methods, and interfaces are described herein for assisting in noninvasive location selection for an implantable electrode for use in cardiac therapy. Mechanical motion information and...
US20140371832 IMPLANTABLE ELECTRODE LOCATION SELECTION  
Systems, methods, and interfaces are described herein for assisting in noninvasive location selection for an implantable electrode for use in cardiac therapy. Mechanical motion information and...
US20070043416 Implantable electrode array  
An implantable electrode array for providing a plurality of electrodes in communication with a target is described. A flexible, elastic support holds the electrodes in contact with the target...
US20080269863 LEAD OR LEAD EXTENSION HAVING A CONDUCTIVE BODY AND CONDUCTIVE BODY CONTACT  
An implantable medical device that includes a body that includes a proximal end portion configured to be at least partially received by an apparatus, and a distal end portion; a stimulating...
US20130325095 MULTIZONE EPICARDIAL PACING LEAD  
A multizone epicardial pacing lead (10) having a lead body (12) with a proximal connector (14) for coupling to a generator of an active implantable medical device and, distally, an anchor to an...
US20150148880 IMPLANTABLE MEDICAL DEVICE  
A device comprising: a lead extending between a proximal end and a distal end, the lead comprising, at its distal end portion, an electrode element configured for fixing in a first body tissue,...
US20130150942 SUBCUTANEOUS DEFIBRILLATOR IMPLANTATION  
A subcutaneous cardiac device includes a subcutaneous electrode and a housing coupled to the subcutaneous electrode by a lead with a lead wire. The subcutaneous electrode is adapted to be...
US20120253340 COMPOSITE RF CURRENT ATTENUATOR FOR A MEDICAL LEAD  
A composite RF current attenuator for a medical lead includes a conductor having a distal electrode contactable to biological cells, a bandstop filter in series with the lead conductor for...
US20150134042 MULTIZONE EPICARDIAL PACING LEAD  
An epicardial stimulation lead includes a lead body having a connector at a proximal end for coupling the lead to a generator of an active implantable medical device. The lead also includes a...
US20120089215 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR LEAD PLACEMENT ON A SURFACE OF THE HEART  
The methods and apparatus for lead placement on a surface of the heart are employed using an elongated body having proximal and distal end portions. The body defines a lead receiving passageway...
US20100161021 MYOCARDIAL PAD  
This invention relates to a myocardial pad used in cardioversion, pacing, or the like and to a myocardial lead and a therapeutic apparatus for cardiac disease comprising the same. The myocardial...
US20100152826 MYOCARDIAL ELECTRODE  
Two through holes are formed in a first electrode part 10 to penetrate the first electrode part 10 in the extending direction of a substrate 30. The same two through holes are also formed in a...
US20170157393 IMPLANTABLE INDIFFERENT ELECTRODE  
An electrode arrangement, for the temporary stimulation or defibrillation of the heart includes at least one unipolar electrode configured to be secured on the myocardium of the heart. An...
US20160228697 DEVICE HAVING A SURFACE STRUCTURE FOR INSERTION INTO THE HUMAN OR ANIMAL BODY  
A device (110) for insertion into a human or animal body has a surface (610) which at least partially bears a surface structure (140, 140′), wherein the coefficient of static friction between the...
US20160158545 Epicardial Heart Rhythm Management Devices, Systems and Methods  
Embodiments of the present invention generally relate to epicardial heart rhythm management. In some embodiments a method is provided for managing heart rhythm by implanting a pacing device within...
US20160121102 IMPLANTABLE MEDICAL DEVICES AND METHODS FOR MAKING AND DELIVERING IMPLANTABLE MEDICAL DEVICES  
Medical devices and methods for making and using medical devices are disclosed. An example medical device may include an implantable medical device. The implantable medical device may include an...
US20160051822 TREATMENT FOR CARDIAC CONDUCTANCE ABNORMALITIES  
Methods and apparatuses are provided for treating cardiac conductive disorders that include implantation of a network of material that adaptively corrects the electrical conductivity of heart...
US20160030733 MYOCARDIAL HEART PACEMAKER ELECTRODE  
The invention relates to a bipolar myocardial pacemaker electrode (1) consisting of a plug (2), a supply line (3), a cathode (4), an anode (5), surgical thread (7) and a fixation member (8),...
US20150366585 TENSION-LIMITING TEMPORARY EPICARDIAL PACING WIRE EXTRACTION DEVICE  
A tension-limiting temporary epicardial pacing wire extraction system provides an alternative to current temporary epicardial pacing wire extraction methods in order to reduce the risk of severe...
US20150328453 INTRATHORACIC PACEMAKER  
The present invention provides a fully intrathoracic artificial pacemaker. The pacemaker is of sufficiently compact size to allow for implantation of both the electrode and the power source within...
US20150306410 IMPLANTABLE EXTRAVASCULAR ELECTRICAL STIMULATION LEAD HAVING IMPROVED SENSING AND PACING CAPABILITY  
Implantable medical electrical leads having electrodes arranged such that a defibrillation coil electrode and a pace/sense electrode(s) are concurrently positioned substantially over the ventricle...

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