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An advanced patient management system including at least one device that is implanted in a patient, the device being configured to measure physiological attributes of the patient and provide therapy to the patient. The advanced patient management system may also include an interrogator/transceiver unit in communication with the device and a network, the unit being positioned relative to the device to facility communication between the repeater and the device. The advanced patient management system also includes a host, in communication with the device through the network, to store data from the device and to provide a predictive diagnosis of an oncoming event. The interrogator/transceiver unit may include programmable or updateable with software from a computer system or remote host.

Title
Advanced patient management system including interrogator/transceiver unit
Application Number
10/330677
Publication Number
6978182 (B2)
Application Date
December 27, 2002
Publication Date
December 20, 2005
Inventor
Yatheendhar D Manicka
Woodbury
MN, US
Scott Thomas Mazar
Inver Grove Heights
MN, US
Agent
Merchant & Gould P C
Assignee
Cardiac Pacemakers
MN, US
IPC
A61N 001/20
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