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David E Francischelli, Eduardo N Warman, Rahul Mehra, Mark T Stewart, James R Skarda, Harry Puryear, David Schwartzman: Ablation system and method of use. Medtronic, Thomas G Berry, Daniel W Latham, December 16, 2003: US06663627 (263 worldwide citation)

A system and method for creating lesions and assessing their completeness or transmurality. Assessment of transmurality of a lesion is accomplished by monitoring the depolarization signal amplitude in a local electrogram taken using electrodes located adjacent the tissue to be ablated. Following ons ...


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David E Francischelli, Eduardo N Warman, Justin A Harder, Scott E Jahns, Alison Lutterman: Ablation system and method of use. Medtronic, Thomas G Berry, Jeffrey J Hohenshell, January 24, 2006: US06989010 (231 worldwide citation)

A system and method for creating lesions and assessing their completeness or transmurality. Assessment of transmurality of a lesion is accomplished by monitoring the impedance of the tissue to be ablated. Rather than attempting to detect a desired drop or a desired increase impedance, completeness o ...


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David E Francischelli, Eduardo N Warman, Rahul Mehra: Device and method for determining tissue thickness and creating cardiac ablation lesions. Medtronic, December 18, 2012: US08333764 (176 worldwide citation)

A tissue ablation device has a handle and an ablation head coupled to the handle. The ablation head has a first jaw, a second jaw, and an ablative element coupled to at least one of the first and second jaws. A thickness measurement device may be coupled to the ablation device to indicate the distan ...


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Yong Kyun Cho, Eduardo N Warman, Todd J Sheldon: Implantable medical device with sleep disordered breathing monitoring. Medtronic, Girma Wolde Michael, Daniel G Chapik, November 15, 2005: US06964641 (153 worldwide citation)

An implantable medical device (IMD) includes a sensor for monitoring parameters indicative of sleep disordered breathing. The IMD also includes a position sensor that indicates the relative position and/or activity level of the patient. The position sensor data is used in one or more ways in conjunc ...


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Mark T Stewart, Johnson E Goode, James M Speckien, Mark A Taube, Eduardo N Warman: Heart wall ablation/mapping catheter and method. Medtronic, Girma Wolde Michael, August 9, 2005: US06926669 (118 worldwide citation)

Steerable electrophysiology catheters for use in mapping and/or ablation of accessory pathways in myocardial tissue of the heart wall and methods of use thereof are disclosed. The catheter comprises a catheter body and handle, the catheter body having a proximal section and a distal section and mani ...


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Eduardo N Warman, Michael R S Hill, David K L Peterson, Rahul Mehra, Luc R Mongeon: Apparatus for treating atrial tachyarrhythmias with synchronized shocks. Medtronic, Reed A Duthler, Harold R Patton, July 18, 2000: US06091988 (80 worldwide citation)

An implantable anti-tachyarrhythmia device which delivers atrial cardioversion or defibrillation pulses heart in response to detection of atrial tachyarrhythmias. The pulses are synchronized to atrial and ventricular events in such a fashion as to assure they occur outside of the vulnerable periods ...


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Eduardo N Warman, Matthew D Bonner: Single pass lead and method of use. Medtronic, Reed A Duthler, Harold R Patton, July 13, 1999: US05922014 (79 worldwide citation)

A cardiac pacing lead for pacing the atria and a method of its use. The lead is provided with a mechanism for maintaining an atrial pacing electrode adjacent stimulable tissue in a patient's superior vena cava and an additional electrode locatable in the right ventricle or elsewhere when the atrial ...


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Eduardo N Warman, Michael R S Hill, David K L Peterson, Rahul Mehra, Luc R Mongeon: Apparatus for treating atrial tachy arrhythmias with synchronized shocks. Medtronic, Girma Wolde Michael, August 7, 2001: US06272380 (77 worldwide citation)

An implantable anti-tachyarrhythmia device which delivers atrial cardioversion or defibrillation pulses heart in response to detection of atrial tachyarrhythmias. The pulses are synchronized to atrial and ventricular events in such a fashion as to assure they occur outside of the vulnerable periods ...


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Eduardo N Warman, Luc R Mongeon: Method and apparatus for treatment of atrial fibrillation. Medtronic, Reed A Duthler, Harold R Patton, November 24, 1998: US05840079 (72 worldwide citation)

A method of and apparatus for delivering ventricular pacing pulses to terminate high rate atrial tachyarrhythmias including fibrillation or flutter or to reduce the requirements for termination of atrial fibrillation or flutter. In response to detected atrial fibrillation or flutter, the apparatus d ...


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Eduardo N Warman, Rahul Mehra: Method and apparatus for diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmias. Medtronic, Reed A Duthler, Harold R Patton, October 19, 1999: US05968079 (68 worldwide citation)

An implantable medical device which senses atrial electrograms, detects atrial tachyarrhythmias and delivers atrial cardioversion/defibrillation pulses in response thereto, which employ a correlation analysis to assist in detection of arrhythmias and/or timing of delivery of cardioversion/defibrilla ...