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Robert S Kieval, Peter T Keith, Matthew M Burns, Thomas R Hektner, Gina L Hansen: Devices and methods for cardiovascular reflex control. CVRx, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, February 18, 2003: US06522926 (645 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems and methods by which the blood pressure, nervous system activity, and neurohormonal activity may be selectively and controllably reduced by activating baroreceptors. By selectively and controllably activating baroreceptors, the present invention reduces excessive blood pressure, sym ...


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Robert S Kieval, Bruce J Perrson, David J Serdar, Peter T Keith: Stimulus regimens for cardiovascular reflex control. CVRx, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, January 10, 2006: US06985774 (343 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems and methods by which the blood pressure, nervous system activity, and neurohormonal activity may be selectively and controllably reduced by activating baroreceptors. A baroreceptor activation device is positioned near a baroreceptor, for example a baroreceptor in the carotid sinus. ...


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Robert S Kieval, Bruce J Persson, David J Serdar, Peter T Keith: Mapping methods for cardiovascular reflex control devices. CVRx, Townsend & Townsend and Crew, February 1, 2005: US06850801 (321 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems and methods by which the blood pressure, nervous system activity, and neurohormonal activity may be selectively and controllably reduced by activating baroreceptors. A baroreceptor activation device is positioned near a baroreceptor, preferably in the carotid sinus. A mapping method ...


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Robert S Kieval: Systems and method for controlling renovascular perfusion. CVRX, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, September 9, 2003: US06616624 (289 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems and methods by which the real or apparent renovascular perfusion and intrarenal pressure may be selectively and controllably increased. By selectively and controllably increasing renovascular perfusion and interstitial hydrostatic pressure when the heart is unable to pump sufficient ...


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Robert S Kieval, Bruce J Persson, David J Serdar, Peter T Keith, Eric D Irwin: Electrode designs and methods of use for cardiovascular reflex control devices. CVRx, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, January 2, 2007: US07158832 (214 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems and methods by which the blood pressure, nervous system activity, and neurohornonal activity may be selectively and controllably reduced by activating baroreceptors. A baroreceptor activation device is positioned near a baroreceptor, preferably in the carotid sinus. The baroreceptor ...


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Robert S Kieval: Systems and methods for controlling renovascular perfusion. CVRx, Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen P A, February 3, 2009: US07485104 (124 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems and methods by which the real or apparent renovascular perfusion and intrarenal pressure may be selectively and controllably increased. By selectively and controllably increasing renovascular perfusion and interstitial hydrostatic pressure when the heart is unable to pump sufficient ...


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Rossing Martin A, Kieval Robert S, Serdar David J, Persson Bruce J: Stimulus regimens for cardiovascular reflex control. Cvrx, Rossing Martin A, Kieval Robert S, Serdar David J, Persson Bruce J, SLONE David N, October 20, 2005: WO/2005/097256 (93 worldwide citation)

Baroreflex activation is achieved by providing suitable control signals to a baroreflex activation device. A method comprises establishing a therapy interval (possibly on the order of minutes to hours, or possibly of indefinite duration), within the therapy interval, establishing a plurality of dose ...


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Robert S Kieval, Bruce J Persson, David J Serdar, Peter T Keith: Stimulus regimens for cardiovascular reflex control. CVRx, Patterson Thuente Christensen Pedersen P A, November 23, 2010: US07840271 (92 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems and methods by which the blood pressure, nervous system activity, and neurohormonal activity may be selectively and controllably reduced by activating baroreceptors. A baroreceptor activation device is positioned near a baroreceptor, for example a baroreceptor in the carotid sinus. ...


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Martin A Rossing, Robert S Kieval, David J Serdar, Bruce J Persson: Stimulus regimens for cardiovascular reflex control. CVRx, Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen P A, November 24, 2009: US07623926 (92 worldwide citation)

Baroreflex activation is achieved by providing suitable control signals to a baroreflex activation device. A method comprises establishing a therapy interval (possibly on the order of minutes to hours, or possibly of indefinite duration), within the therapy interval, establishing a plurality of dose ...


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Kieval Robert S, Rossing Martin A: External baroreflex activation. Cvrx, Kieval Robert S, Rossing Martin A, SMITH Scott M, September 15, 2005: WO/2005/084389 (91 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems for external baroreflex activation allow a physician to characterize a patient's response to baroreflex activation prior to providing baroreflex activation therapy. Methods generally include applying a baroreflex activation stimulus to a patient, measuring one or more physiologic ...