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A method of placing a pacing lead in the heart includes introducing a distal end of a delivery catheter into the patient's vasculature; magnetically navigating the distal end of the delivery catheter to the patient's heart; deploying a pacing lead from the distal end of the delivery catheter; and magnetically navigating the pacing lead to the pacing application site.

Title
Magnetically navigated pacing leads, and methods for delivering medical devices
Application Number
9/911351
Publication Number
6817364 (B2)
Application Date
July 23, 2001
Publication Date
November 16, 2004
Inventor
Andrew F Hall
St. Charles
MO, US
Roger N Hastings
Maple Grove
MN, US
Jonathan C Sell
Eagan
MN, US
Jeffrey M Garibaldi
St. Louis
MO, US
Agent
Harness Dickey & Pierce
US
Assignee
Stereotaxis
MO, US
IPC
A61N 1/05
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