07062318 is referenced by 44 patents and cites 167 patents.

A method of modifying the force of contraction of at least a portion of a heart chamber, including providing a subject having a heart, comprising at least a portion having an activation, and applying a non-excitatory electric field having a given duration, at a delay after the activation, to the portion, which causes the force of contraction to be increased by at least 5%.

Title
Electrical muscle controller
Application Number
10/1710
Publication Number
7062318 (B2)
Application Date
October 31, 2001
Publication Date
June 13, 2006
Inventor
Mika Yuval
Haifa
IL
Maier Fenster
Petach Tikva
IL
Nissim Darvish
Haifa
IL
Shlomo Ben Haim
Haifa
IL
Agent
William H Dippert
Wolf Block Schorr & Solis Cohen
Assignee
Impulse Dynamics
AN
IPC
A61N 1/36
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