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A large surface electrode optimized for use as a subcutaneous defibrillation electrode. The electrode includes an insulative electrode pad carrying a large surface electrode. Both the upper and lower surfaces of the electrode pad are covered by a fabric mesh to reduce fluid build-up at the site of implantation. The defibrillation electrode is spaced at least 0.5" from the external periphery of the pad.

Title
Medical electrical lead
Application Number
63371
Publication Number
5044374
Application Date
July 7, 1989
Publication Date
September 3, 1991
Inventor
David Peterson
Mounds View
MN, US
John Keimel
New Brighton
MN, US
Timothy Holleman
Ham Lake
MN, US
Thomas Kiekhafer
Coon Rapids
MN, US
Clare Padgett
Minneapolis
MN, US
Fred Lindemans
Limbricht
NL
Assignee
Medtronic
MN, US
IPC
A61N 1/05
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