07043305 is referenced by 248 patents and cites 121 patents.

An apparatus and method for adjusting the performance of an implanted device based on data including contextual information. Contextual information, including operational and performance data concerning the implanted device as well as the patient with the implanted device, is stored by a portable electronic device. In one embodiment, the portable electronic device is adapted for battery operation and includes a personal digital assistant (PDA). The portable electronic device is adapted for use as an interface to conduct wireless communications with the implanted device. In one embodiment, the portable electronic device interfaces with a clinical programmer for use by a physician.

Title
Method and apparatus for establishing context among events and optimizing implanted medical device performance
Application Number
10/93353
Publication Number
7043305 (B2)
Application Date
March 6, 2002
Publication Date
May 9, 2006
Inventor
Yatheendhar Manicka
Woodbury
MN, US
Scott T Mazar
Inver Grove Heights
MN, US
Robert J Sweeney
Woodbury
MN, US
Eric G Lovett
Roseville
MN, US
Bruce H KenKnight
Maple Grove
MN, US
Agent
Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth P A
Assignee
Cardiac Pacemakers
MN, US
IPC
A61N 1/08
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