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Michael Skalsky, Zoran Millijasevic, Akira Nakazawa, Gerhard Gotthardt: Porous pacemaker electrode tip using a porous substrate. Telectronics, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, November 15, 1988: US04784161 (113 worldwide citation)

An implantable stimulating lead for a cardiac pacemaker has a distal tip having a surface area adapted to physically contact heart tissue for pacing the heart tissue, sensing heart contractions and promoting tissue ingrowth. The distal tip includes a conductive electrode and a porous non-conductive ...


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Gerhard Gotthardt, Zoran Milijasevic, Akira Nakazawa, Michael Skalsky: Thin electrode lead and connections. Telectronics, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, May 21, 1991: US05016646 (109 worldwide citation)

A body implantable electrode lead including a connector structure for enabling connection with an outermost conductor of the lead is disclosed. The implantable lead is of a multilayer configuration, being covered by an insulating biocompatible sheath. An annular section of the outer sheath is remove ...


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Michael Skalsky, Zoran Milijasevic, Akira Nakazawa, Gerhard Gotthardt: Porous pacemaker electrode tip using a porous substrate. Telectronics, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, July 4, 1989: US04844099 (64 worldwide citation)

An implantable sitmulating lead for a cardiac pacemaker has a distal tip having a surface area adapted to physically contact heart tissue for pacing the heart tissue, sensing heart contractions and promoting tissue ingrowth. The distal tip includes a conductive electrode and a porous non-conductive ...


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David S Maddison, Michael Skalsky, Gerhard Gotthardt, Neil Anderson: Implantable electrode and sensor lead apparatus. Telectronics Pacing Systems, Gottlieb Rackman & Reisman, July 19, 1994: US05330520 (41 worldwide citation)

A transvenous cardioversion lead system capable of delivering electrical energy to cardiac tissue is provided. Lead system comprises an inner conductor surrounded by an insulative layer which, in turn, is surrounded by a second conductor mounted coaxially with the inner conductor. At least a portion ...


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David S Maddison, Michael Skalsky, Gerhard Gotthardt, Neil Anderson: Implantable electrode and sensor lead apparatus. Telectronics Pacing Systems, Gottlieb Rackman & Reisman, September 10, 1996: US05554176 (36 worldwide citation)

A transvenous cardioversion lead system capable of delivering electrical energy to cardiac tissue is provided. Lead system comprises an inner conductor surrounded by an insulative layer which, in turn, is surrounded by a second conductor mounted coaxially with the inner conductor. At least a portion ...