04807629 is referenced by 58 patents and cites 26 patents.

A heart pacemaker including a two wave length reflectance oximeter for determining oxygen saturation. The pacing rate is increased or decreased in response to the measured oxygen saturation. By appropriate multiplexing and timing functions, the two wave length reflectance oximeter is included in a pacing lead coupled to the pacemaker which requires only three conductors.

Title
Oxygen sensing pacemaker
Application Number
896695
Publication Number
4807629
Application Date
November 19, 1987
Publication Date
February 28, 1989
Inventor
Jeffrey A Schweitzer
Minneapolis
MN, US
Gene A Bornzin
Camarillo
CA, US
Dennis A Brumwell
Bloomington
MN, US
Joseph F Lessar
Coon Rapids
MN, US
Michael D De Franco
Blaine
MN, US
Michael D Baudino
Coon Rapids
MN, US
Agent
John L Rooney
Joseph F Breimayer
Reed A Duthler
Assignee
Medtronic
MN, US
IPC
H05G 00/00
A61N 1/00
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