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Robert B Strother, Geoffrey B Thrope, Steven M Galecki, Joseph J Mrva, Danny R Pack: Portable assemblies, systems, and methods for providing functional or therapeutic neurostimulation. NDI Medical, Ryan Kromholz & Manion S C, December 27, 2011: US08086318 (47 worldwide citation)

Neurostimulation assemblies, systems, and methods make possible the providing of short-term therapy or diagnostic testing by providing electrical connections between muscles or nerves inside the body and stimulus generators or recording instruments mounted on the surface of the skin or carried outsi ...


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Maria E Bennett, Kenneth P Rundle, Stuart F Rubin, James Coburn, Danny R Pack, Robert B Strother, Geoffrey B Thrope, Joseph J Mrva: Systems and methods for clinician control of stimulation systems. Medtronic Urinary Solutions, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, July 20, 2010: US07761167 (36 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for programming and logging medical device and patient data are provided. The systems include a handheld device, which is capable of communicating with a medical device, and a base station, which provides connectivity for the handheld device to accomplish various functions such a ...


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Robert B Strother, Geoffrey B Thrope, Joseph J Mrva, Steven M Galecki, Danny R Pack, Christopher A Thierfelder, James Coburn: Systems and methods for intra-operative stimulation. Checkpoint Surgical, Ryan Kromholz & Manion S C, February 1, 2011: US07878981 (25 worldwide citation)

Improved assemblies, systems, and methods provide safeguarding against tissue injury during surgical procedures and/or identify nerve damage occurring prior to surgery and/or verify range of motion or attributes of muscle contraction during reconstructive surgery. A stimulation control device may in ...


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Robert B Strother, James E Barber, Joseph J Mrva, Christopher A Thierfelder, Maria E Bennett, Geoffrey B Thrope, Danny R Pack, Stuart F Rubin: Systems and methods for patient control of stimulation systems. Medtronic Urinary Solutions, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, November 1, 2016: US09480846 (4 worldwide citation)

Provided is a portable controller and associated method that provides a patient or caregiver the ability to recharge and alter the parameters of an implanted medical device, while allowing the patient substantially unobstructed mobility. To enable mobility, the controller may be worn on a belt or cl ...


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Robert B Strother, Geoffrey B Thrope, Joseph J Mrva, Steven M Galecki, Danny R Pack, Christopher A Thierfelder, James Coburn: System for intra-operative stimulation including visual indication of absence of delivery of stimulation signal. Checkpoint Surgical, McDonald Hopkins, August 6, 2013: US08500652 (4 worldwide citation)

Improved assemblies, systems, and methods provide safeguarding against tissue injury during surgical procedures and/or identify nerve damage occurring prior to surgery and/or verify range of motion or attributes of muscle contraction during reconstructive surgery. A stimulation control device may in ...


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Robert B Strother, Geoffrey B Thrope, Joseph J Mrva, Steven M Galecki, Danny R Pack, Christopher A Thierfelder, James Coburn: Systems and methods for intra-operative stimulation. Checkpoint Surgical, Ryan Krumholz & Manion S C, May 8, 2012: US08172768 (4 worldwide citation)

Improved assemblies, systems, and methods provide safeguarding against tissue injury during surgical procedures and/or identify nerve damage occurring prior to surgery and/or verify range of motion or attributes of muscle contraction during reconstructive surgery. A stimulation control device may in ...


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Robert B Strother, Geoffrey B Thrope, Danny R Pack: Implantable pulse generator systems and methods for providing functional and/or therapeutic stimulation of muscles and/or nerves and/or central nervous system tissue. MEDTRONIC URINARY SOLUTIONS, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, April 12, 2016: US09308382 (2 worldwide citation)

Improved assemblies, systems, and methods provide a stimulation system for prosthetic or therapeutic stimulation of muscles, nerves, or central nervous system tissue, or any combination. The stimulation system includes an implantable pulse generator and a lead sized and configured to be implanted su ...


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Maria E Bennett, Kenneth P Rundle, Stuart F Rubin, James Coburn, Danny R Pack, Robert B Strother, Geoffrey B Thrope, Joseph J Mrva: Systems and methods for clinician control of stimulation system. Medtronic, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, April 22, 2014: US08706252 (1 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for programming and logging medical device and patient data are provided. The systems include a handheld device, which is capable of communicating with a medical device, and a base station, which provides connectivity for the handheld device to accomplish various functions such a ...


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Maria E Bennett, Kenneth P Rundle, Stuart F Rubin, James Coburn, Danny R Pack, Robert B Strother, Geoffrey B Thrope, Joseph J Mrva: Systems and methods for clinician control of stimulation systems. MEDTRONIC URINARY SOLUTIONS, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, December 22, 2015: US09216294

Systems and methods for programming and logging medical device and patient data are provided. The systems include a handheld device, which is capable of communicating with a medical device, and a base station, which provides connectivity for the handheld device to accomplish various functions such a ...


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Robert B Strother, Geoffrey B Thrope, Danny R Pack: Implantable pulse generator systems and methods for operating the same. Medtronic Urinary Solutions, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, August 8, 2017: US09724526

Improved assemblies, systems, and methods provide a stimulation system for prosthetic or therapeutic stimulation of muscles, nerves, or central nervous system tissue, or any combination. The stimulation system includes an implantable pulse generator and a lead sized and configured to be implanted su ...