07142918 is referenced by 24 patents and cites 173 patents.

A method for operating a cardiac pacemaker in which the mode of operation of the pacemaker is altered in response to detecting an episode of atrial tachycardia. In accordance with the invention, the pacemaker's pacing mode is altered in a manner that attempts to maintain hemodynamic stability during the atrial tachycardia. Such a mode switch is particularly applicable to pacemaker patients suffering from some degree of congestive heart failure.

Title
Apparatus and method for pacing mode switching during atrial tachyarrhythmias
Application Number
9/748796
Publication Number
7142918 (B2)
Application Date
December 26, 2000
Publication Date
November 28, 2006
Inventor
Andrew P Kramer
Stillwater
MN, US
Jeffrey E Stahmann
Ramsey
MN, US
Agent
Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth P A
Assignee
Cardiac Pacemakers
MN, US
IPC
A61N 1/362
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