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An implantable cardiac defibrillator is provided having an energy source, a capacitor, and means coupled to the energy source for charging the capacitor. The capacitor comprises a planar layered structure of anode plates, cathode plates and means separating the anode plates and cathode plates. A polymeric envelope containing electrolyte encloses the layered structure. Electrical contact means extend from the anodes and cathodes to outside the envelope.

Title
Implantable cardiac defibrillator with improved capacitors
Application Number
7/669646
Publication Number
5131388
Application Date
March 14, 1991
Publication Date
July 21, 1992
Inventor
Timothy A Marguit
San Jose
CA, US
William H Elias
Six Mile
SC, US
Benjamin D Pless
Menlo Park
CA, US
Agent
Gerstman & Ellis
Assignee
Ventritex
CA, US
IPC
A61N 1/39
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