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US20140107726 Gastrointestinal System  
A gastrointestinal stimulation system includes a remote controlled capsule adapted for positioning in the gastrointestinal tract (GT) of a patient, in which the capsule is secured to the inner...
US20140316483 Plurality of Electrons for Use in the Restoration of a Patient's Health  
Embodiments of the present invention relate to a non-invasive stimulatory adjustment of the body's own self-repair-system using a plurality of electrons. In particular, embodiments of the present...
US20100305656 Gastric Simulation Anchor and Method  
A device, system and method for electrically stimulating the stomach is provided. A device system and method for attaching a stimulating device to the stomach wall is also provided.
US20120101326 NON-INVASIVE ELECTRICAL AND MAGNETIC NERVE STIMULATORS USED TO TREAT OVERACTIVE BLADDER AND URINARY INCONTINENCE  
Transcutaneous electrical and magnetic nerve stimulation devices are disclosed, along with methods of treating lower urinary tract disorders using energy that is delivered noninvasively by the...
US20150224310 Device and Implantation System for Electrical Stimulation of Biological Systems  
The present specification discloses devices and methodologies for the treatment of transient lower esophageal sphincter relaxations (tLESRs). Individuals with tLESRs may be treated by implanting a...
US20150057718 Device and Implantation System for Electrical Stimulation of Biological Systems  
The present specification discloses devices and methodologies for the treatment of transient lower esophageal sphincter relaxations (tLESRs). Individuals with tLESRs may be treated by implanting a...
US20140249594 Device and Implantation System for Electrical Stimulation of Biological Systems  
The present specification discloses devices and methodologies for the treatment of transient lower esophageal sphincter relaxations (tLESRs). Individuals with tLESRs may be treated by implanting a...
US20110307028 DEVICE AND IMPLANTATION SYSTEM FOR ELECTRICAL STIMULATION OF BIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS  
The present specification discloses devices and methodologies for the treatment of transient lower esophageal sphincter relaxations (tLESRs). Individuals with tLESRs may be treated by implanting a...
US20130035740 Device and Implantation System for Electrical Stimulation of Biological Systems  
The present specification discloses devices and methodologies for the treatment of GERD. Individuals with GERD may be treated by implanting a stimulation device within the patient's lower...
US20110071589 WAVEFORMS FOR ELECTRICAL STIMULATION THERAPY  
In some examples, the disclosure relates to a systems, devices, and techniques for delivering electrical stimulation therapy to a patient. In one example, the disclosure relates to a method...
US20120010680 CONDITIONAL ELECTRICAL STIMULATION  
In general, the disclosure describes techniques for providing conditional electrical stimulation to a patient for pelvic health. An implantable medical device (IMD) may adjust the delivery cycle...
US20110307027 DEVICE AND IMPLANTATION SYSTEM FOR ELECTRICAL STIMULATION OF BIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS  
The present specification discloses devices and methodologies for the treatment of GERD. Individuals with GERD may be treated by implanting a stimulation device within the patient's lower...
US20110295336 DEVICE AND IMPLANTATION SYSTEM FOR ELECTRICAL STIMULATION OF BIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS  
The present specification discloses devices and methodologies for the treatment of diurnal GERD. Individuals with GERD may be treated by implanting a stimulation device within the patient's lower...
US20110295335 DEVICE AND IMPLANTATION SYSTEM FOR ELECTRICAL STIMULATION OF BIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS  
The present specification discloses devices and methodologies for the treatment of nocturnal GERD. Individuals with nocturnal GERD may be treated by implanting a stimulation device within the...
US20100298905 Systems And Methods For Selectively Applying Electrical Energy To Tissue  
Systems and devices for selectively applying electrical energy to a target region beneath a skin surface of a patient involve applying an electrical impulse to one or more electrodes on a skin...
US20110282411 NERVE STIMULATION AND BLOCKING FOR TREATMENT OF GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS  
At least one of a plurality of gastrointestinal disorders is treated by stimulating an enteric nervous system of a patient to enhance a functional tone of the enteric nervous system. A treatment...
US20150119952 Systems and Methods for Electrical Stimulation of Biological Systems  
Systems and methods for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) include at least one electrically stimulating electrode coupled to a pulse generator. Individuals with GERD are...
US20140350632 NEURAL MODULATION DEVICES AND METHODS  
A system for designing a therapy or for treating a gastrointestinal disorder or a condition associated with excess weight in a subject comprising at least one electrode configured to be implanted...
US20110307023 NEURAL MODULATION DEVICES AND METHODS  
A system for designing a therapy or for treating a gastrointestinal disorder or a condition associated with excess weight in a subject comprising at least one electrode configured to be implanted...
US20120191156 Treatment of various ailments  
A method of treating a wide variety of heretofore considered unrelated ailments comprises delivering electricity through a circuit in the body. The circuit includes at least four nerves leading...
US20130261692 NEUROMODULATION SYSTEM AND RELATED METHODS  
Embodiments of the present invention describe a system and method of stimulating nerves during a medical procedure including positioning one or more electrodes in electrical contact with one or...
US20120232610 Systems and Methods for Electrically Stimulating the Lower Esophageal Sphincter to Treat Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease  
The present specification describes methods and devices using electrical stimulation to modulate lower esophageal sphincter (LES) pressure. The electrical stimulation may be delivered to the LES...
US20120221073 TRANSCUTANEOUS STIMULATION METHOD AND SYSTEM  
Some embodiments relate to a method of treating a waste evacuation dysfunction, comprising administering transcutaneous electrical stimulation to at least one lumbar or abdominal region for at...
US20110295185 Intestinal Brake Inducing Intraluminal Therapeutic Substance Eluting Devices and Methods  
Methods and devices create an intestinal braking effect, are non-invasive or minimally invasive, and may be reversible. These methods and devices are accomplished via stabilized implantable...
US20110137112 GASTRIC BAND WITH ELECTRIC STIMULATION  
Apparatus and methods for stimulating one or more nerves by incorporating a gastric band system and an electrical stimulation component. Stimulation electrodes on the gastric band may be used to...
US20140107567 REMOTE TITRATION OF THERAPY DELIVERED BY AN IMPLANTABLE MEDICAL DEVICE  
Techniques for remotely titrating a therapy delivered using an implantable medical device system are disclosed. An implantable medical device delivers therapy according to a first program. The...
US20120259380 METHOD OF USING SPINAL CORD STIMULATION TO TREAT GASTROINTESTINAL AND/OR EATING DISORDERS OR CONDITIONS  
The present invention involves a method and a system for using electrical stimulation to treat gastrointestinal and/or eating disorders. More particularly, the method comprises surgically...
US20130304151 STIMULATION METHOD FOR TREATMENT OF MEDICAL CONDITIONS  
One aspect of the present disclosure relates to a method for modulating, suppressing or preventing a medical condition in a subject. One step of the method can include positioning at least one...
US20120203300 Method and Apparatus for Ablation of Benign, Pre-Cancerous and Early Cancerous Lesions That Originate Within the Epithelium and are Limited to the Mucosal Layer of the Gastrointestinal Tract  
Devices and methods are provided for ablating areas of the gastrointestinal tract affected with certain benign, pre-cancerous, or early cancerous lesions that originate within the epithelium and...
US20130006322 NON-INVASIVE METHOD TO TREAT UROLOGICAL AND GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS  
Provided herein are methods and devices useful for inhibiting or treating urological conditions, such as overactive bladder (OAB) symptoms including bladder overactivity, urinary frequency,...
US20100211130 Treatment of the Autonomic Nervous System  
Systems and methods are provided for modulating the autonomic nervous system by the electrical stimulation of the neuro-muscular system of a patient, and include an implantable electrical system...
US20110270343 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...
US20100191302 GASTROINTESTINAL ELECTRICAL STIMULATION FOR THE TREATMENT OF VISCERAL PAIN  
The invention is a method of treatment for reducing visceral pain by administering in an individual in need thereof gastrointestinal electrical stimulation in repetitive trains of short pulses,...
US20110190843 APPENDICULAR AND RECTAL STIMULATOR DEVICE FOR DIGESTIVE AND EATING DISORDERS  
A method of treating a gastrointestinal disorder is disclosed. The method includes the step of applying a medium to an appendicular wall of a user to stimulate the enteric nervous system and...
US20130282070 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR IMPLANTABLE LEADLESS TISSUE STIMULATION  
Systems and methods are disclosed to stimulate tissue to treat medical conditions involving tissues such as the bone, spine, stomach, nerves, brain and the cochlea. The disclosed invention uses...
US20120316451 Event Evaluation Using Heart Rate Variation for Ingestion Monitoring and Therapy  
Medical, diagnostic, and/or patient monitoring methods, systems and devices enhance ingestion-related health, often by screening and/or treating patients with eating disorders. Optionally, a...
US20150045850 DEVICES AND METHODS FOR THE TREATMENT OF METABOLIC DISORDERS  
An implantable system for stimulating the release of satiety hormone in a subject comprises a stimulus device (11) which is implantable in the subject and adapted to apply an electrical stimulus...
US20090062881 GI AND PANCREATIC DEVICE FOR TREATING OBESITY AND DIABETES  
A method is provided, including placing first and second electrodes (90) at respective first and second sites of a duodenum (40) of a subject, and activating the electrodes (90) to increase a...
US20120265103 Systems and Methods for Treating Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease  
Systems and methods for treating gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) includes minimally invasively implanting a stimulating device in a patient's esophagus in the region proximate the lower...
US20140012348 ELECTRICAL STIMULATION THERAPY TO PROMOTE GASTRIC DISTENTION FOR OBESITY MANAGEMENT  
The disclosure is directed to techniques for delivering electrical stimulation therapy to support obesity management. The electrical stimulation therapy is configured to cause at least partial...
US20110015663 Combination Therapies for the Treatment of Obesity  
Described are pharmaceutical compositions comprising sibutramine, metformin, topiramate, and at least one pharmaceutically acceptable carrier or excipient. Another aspect of the present invention...
US20100286660 GASTRORETENTIVE DUODENAL PILL  
Apparatus is provided that includes a swallowable medical treatment device, which is configured to initially assume a contracted state having a volume of less than 4 cm3. The device includes a...
US20110178568 ELECTRIC MODULATION OF SYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM  
A method is described for the treatment of obesity or other disorders, by electrical activation or inhibition of the sympathetic nervous system. This activation or inhibition can be accomplished...
US20150190634 NEUROMODULATORY SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR TREATING FUNCTIONAL GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS  
One aspect of the present disclosure relates to a method for treating a functional gastrointestinal (GI) disorder in a subject, such as functional dyspepsia or functional constipation. One step of...
US20110295337 Systems and Methods For Regulating Metabolic Hormone Producing Tissue  
A method for regulating hormone production comprises placing at least one electrode in a gastrointestinal tract of a patient and recording an electrical signal during a preselected event produced...
US20130131753 NON-INVASIVE MAGNETIC OR ELECTRICAL NERVE STIMULATION TO TREAT GASTROPARESIS, FUNCTIONAL DYSPEPSIA, AND OTHER FUNCTIONAL GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS  
Devices, systems and methods are disclosed for treating or preventing gastroparesis, functional dyspepsia, and other functional gastrointestinal disorders. The methods comprise transmitting...
US20140046397 APPARATUS FOR TREATING PELVIC FLOOR DISORDERS AND RELATED METHODS OF USE  
A method of optimizing the electrical stimulation of a bladder of a patient including selecting a first subset of electrodes from a set of electrodes positioned adjacent to a set of nerves...
US20140236254 DEVICES AND METHODS FOR TREATMENT OF THE ALIMENTARY TRACT  
An alimentary tract treatment system is disclosed. The system may include a plurality of sensor devices for engaging a wall of a portion of the alimentary tract. The plurality of sensor devices...
US20130253299 MONITORING AND REGULATING PHYSIOLOGICAL STATES AND FUNCTIONS VIA SENSORY NEURAL INPUTS TO THE SPINAL CORD  
Methods and apparatuses for monitoring and regulating physiological states and functions are disclosed. Several embodiments include application of one or more microelectrode arrays to a dorsal...
US20110270140 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR LESSENING THE EFFECTS OF BENIGN PROSTATIC HYPERPLASIA  
Disclosed is a method for lessening the effect of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia by inducing increased urine flow and bladder emptying by a device including a plurality of protrusions configured to...

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