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John H Erickson, George Van Campen, Patrick M Cullen, Thomas K Hickman: Clinician programmer for use with trial stimulator. Advanced Neuromodulation Systems, Christopher S L Crawford, Peter Lando, Melissa Acosta, April 15, 2008: US07359751 (161 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are systems and methods which provide an external clinician interface, such as through the use of a laptop computer or a personal digital assistant (PDA). The foregoing clinician interface may be used with trial stimulators well suited for use interoperatively and during patient trial. Sti ...


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Dirk De Ridder: Stimulation design for neuromodulation. Advanced Neuromodulation Systems, Melissa Acosta, Christopher S L Crawford, Peter Lando, June 8, 2010: US07734340 (157 worldwide citation)

The present application relates to a new stimulation design which can be utilized to treat neurological conditions. The stimulation system produces a burst mode stimulation which alters the neuronal activity of the predetermined site, thereby treating the neurological condition or disorder. The burs ...


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John D Dobak: Dynamic nerve stimulation employing frequency modulation. Advanced Neuromodulation Systems, Craig Hoersten, Christopher S L Crawford, Peter Lando, May 3, 2011: US07937145 (98 worldwide citation)

Described are apparatus and methods for electrically modulating a nerve in a mammal. An electrical signal that includes a signal intensity pattern and a signal frequency pattern is delivered to a nerve. The combination of the signal intensity pattern and the signal frequency pattern is effective to ...


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Dirk De Ridder: Stimulation of the amygdalohippocampal complex to treat neurological conditions. Advanced Neuromodulation Systems, Christopher S L Crawford, Peter Lando, Melissa Acosta, October 13, 2009: US07603174 (86 worldwide citation)

A system and/or method treating for a neurological disorder by brain region stimulation. The system and/or method comprises a probe and a device to provide stimulation. The probe has a stimulation portion implanted in communication with a predetermined brain region site. The stimulation portion of t ...


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Francisco Velasco, Fiacro Jimenez, Marcos Velasco, Andres M Lozano: Method of treating mood disorders and/or anxiety disorders by brain stimulation. Advanced Neuromodulation Systems, Christopher S L Crawford, Peter Lando, Melissa Acosta, December 25, 2007: US07313442 (81 worldwide citation)

The present invention involves a method and a system for using electrical stimulation and/or chemical stimulation to treat depression. More particularly, the method comprises surgically implanting an electrical stimulation lead and/or catheter that is in communication with a predetermined site which ...


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Charles H Tadlock: System, method, and resilient neurological stimulation lead for stimulation of a persons nerve tissue. Advanced Neuromodulation Systems, Christopher S L Crawford, Peter Lando, Melissa Acosta, March 25, 2008: US07349743 (75 worldwide citation)

According to one embodiment, a neurological stimulation lead is adapted for implantation proximate target nerve tissue in a person for neurological stimulation of the target nerve tissue. A resilient lead body has a generally spiral natural configuration. A plurality of electrodes are located along ...


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Dirk De Ridder: Spinal cord stimulation to treat auditory dysfunction. Advanced Neuromodulation Systems, Melissa Acosta, Peter Lando, Christopher S L Crawford, November 3, 2009: US07613520 (71 worldwide citation)

A system and method for treating auditory dysfunction by somatosensory system stimulation. The system and/or method comprises a probe and a device to stimulate the probe. The probe has a stimulation portion subcutaneously implanted in communication with a predetermined spinal cord site. The stimulat ...


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Giancarlo Barolat, Tracy L Cameron, Christopher G Chavez: System and method for neurological stimulation of peripheral nerves to treat low back pain. Melissa Acosta, Christopher S L Crawford, Peter Lando, December 7, 2010: US07848818 (64 worldwide citation)

According to one embodiment, a system for neurological stimulation of peripheral nerve fibers to treat low back pain is provided. The system includes stimulation electrodes adapted to be implanted in tissue proximate a network of peripheral nerve fibers located in and innervating a painful region of ...


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Brian Franz: Notched electrode for electrostimulation lead. Advanced Neuromodulation Systems, Christopher S L Crawford, Peter Lando, Melissa Acosta, February 10, 2009: US07489971 (63 worldwide citation)

According to one embodiment, an electrode for use in electrostimulation is provided, where the electrode comprises a notch that operates to substantially eliminate gaseous material from being trapped about the electrode during a molding process of an electrostimulation lead.


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Brian Blischak, John H Erickson, Terry Daglow, Sandra M Hooper, Bruce D Wigness: Non-constant pressure infusion pump. Advanced Neuromodulation Systems, Christopher S L Crawford, Peter Lando, Melissa Acosta, March 4, 2008: US07338464 (61 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to an implantable infusion pump having a refillable infusate reservoir in fluid communication with a delivery site via a flow path. This flow path includes a flow resistance. The infusion pump includes a sensing device(s), positioned relative to the flow path, to provid ...