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Dennis D Elsberry, Mark T Rise, Scott R Ward: Method of treating movement disorders by brain infusion. Medtronic, Banner & Witcoff, January 27, 1998: US05711316 (355 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to techniques and apparatus for infusing drugs into the brain to treat movement disorders resulting in abnormal motor behavior. The invention employs an implantable pump and a catheter, the catheter having a proximal end coupled to the pump and a discharge portion f ...


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Dennis D Elsberry, Rahul Mehra, Lynn M Otten, Mark T Rise, David L Thompson: Method and apparatus for alleviating cardioversion shock pain. Medtronic, Reed A Duthler, Harold R Patton, September 2, 1997: US05662689 (252 worldwide citation)

An implantable cardioverter for providing cardioversion electrical energy to at least one chamber of a patient's heart in need of cardioversion and applying a pain alleviating therapy at an appropriate site in the patient's body prior to or in conjunction with the delivery of the cardioversion energ ...


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Dennis D Elsberry, Mark T Rise, Gary W King: Method of treating movement disorders by brain stimulation and drug infusion. Medtronics, Banner & Witcoff, July 25, 2000: US06094598 (239 worldwide citation)

Techniques using one or more drugs and electrical stimulation for treating neural disorders, including movement disorders resulting in abnormal motor response, by means of an implantable signal generator and electrode and an implantable pump and catheter. A sensor is used to detect activity resultin ...


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Dennis D Elsberry, Mark T Rise, Scott R Ward: Method of treating movement disorders by brain infusion. Medtronic, Banner & Witcoff, November 10, 1998: US05832932 (224 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to techniques and apparatus for infusing drugs into the brain to treat movement disorders resulting in abnormal motor behavior. The invention employs an implantable pump and a catheter, the catheter having a proximal end coupled to the pump and a discharge portion f ...


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Dennis D Elsberry, Mark T Rise: Techniques of treating neurodegenerative disorders by brain infusion. Medtronic Incorporated, Banner & Witcoff, September 29, 1998: US05814014 (154 worldwide citation)

Techniques for infusing drugs into the brain to treat neurodegenerative disorders by system of an implantable pump and catheter. The drugs are capable of altering the level of excitation of neruons in the brain. A sensor is used to detect an attribute of the nervous system which reflects the hyperex ...


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Dennis D Elsberry, Mark T Rise: Techniques of treating neurodegenerative disorders by brain infusion. Medtronic, Banner & Witcoff, April 7, 1998: US05735814 (146 worldwide citation)

Techniques for infusing drugs into the brain to treat neurodegenerative disorders by an implantable pump and catheter. The drugs are capable of altering the level of excitation of neruons in the brain. A sensor is used to detect an attribute of the nervous system which reflects the hyperexcitation o ...


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Dennis D Elsberry, Mark T Rise: Techniques for treating neurodegenerative disorders by infusion of nerve growth factors into the brain. Medtronic, Banner & Witcoff, March 28, 2000: US06042579 (135 worldwide citation)

Techniques for infusing nerve growth factors into the brain to treat neurodegenerative disorders by means of an implantable pump and catheter. A sensor is used to detect an attribute of the nervous system which reflects the degeneration of the nerve cells. A microprocessor algorithm analyzes the out ...


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Dennis D Elsberry, Rahul Mehra, Lynn M Otten, Mark T Rise, David L Thompson: Method and apparatus for alleviating cardoversion shock pain. Medtronic, Reed A Duthler, Harold R Patton, October 6, 1998: US05817131 (105 worldwide citation)

An implantable cardioverter for providing cardioversion electrical energy to at least one chamber of a patient's heart in need of cardioversion and applying a pain alleviating therapy at an appropriate site in the patient's body prior to or in conjunction with the delivery of the cardioversion energ ...


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Dennis D Elsberry: Intraparenchymal infusion catheter system. Medtronic, Curtis D Kinghorn, Harold R Patton, July 25, 2000: US06093180 (93 worldwide citation)

An intraparenchymal infusion catheter system for delivering drugs or other agents to selected sites in an organism, such as a human, includes a pump that may be implanted or disposed outside the organism. A catheter is coupled to the pump. The catheter comprises a flexible biocompatible tubular port ...


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Dennis D Elsberry, Rahul Mehra, Lynn M Otten, Mark T Rise, David L Thompson: Method and apparatus for alleviating cardioversion shock pain by delivering a bolus of analgesic. Medtronic, Reed A Duthler, Harold R Patton, April 13, 1999: US05893881 (88 worldwide citation)

An implantable cardioverter for providing cardioversion electrical energy to at least one chamber of a patient's heart in need of cardioversion and applying a pain alleviating therapy at an appropriate site in the patient's body prior to or in conjunction with the delivery of the cardioversion energ ...