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An aspect of the present subject matter relates to a baroreflex stimulator. An embodiment of the stimulator includes a pulse generator to provide a baroreflex stimulation signal through an electrode, and a modulator. The modulator modulates the baroreflex stimulation signal to increase the baroreflex stimulation therapy by a predetermined rate of change to lower systemic blood pressure to a target pressure. Other aspects are provided herein.

Title
Baroreflex modulation to gradually decrease blood pressure
Application Number
10/746845
Publication Number
7486991 (B2)
Application Date
December 24, 2003
Publication Date
February 3, 2009
Inventor
Julio C Spinelli
Shoreview
MN, US
Imad Libbus
St. Paul
MN, US
Agent
Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A
Assignee
Cardiac Pacemakers
MN, US
IPC
A61N 1/36
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