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Apparatus for treating a condition of a subject is provided. An electrode device is adapted to be coupled to longitudinal nervous tissue of the subject, and a control unit is adapted to drive the electrode device to apply to the nervous tissue a current which is capable of inducing action potentials that propagate in the nervous tissue in a first direction, so as to treat the condition. The control unit is further adapted to suppress action potentials from propagating in the nervous tissue in a second direction opposite to the first direction.

Title
Treatment of disorders by unidirectional nerve stimulation
Application Number
9/944913
Publication Number
6684105 (B2)
Application Date
August 31, 2001
Publication Date
January 27, 2004
Inventor
Yossi Gross
Moshav Mazor
US
Ehud Cohen
Ganei Tikva
US
Agent
Darby & Darby
US
Assignee
Biocontrol Medical
US
IPC
A61N 1/08
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