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Jordi Parramon, Goran N Marnfeldt, Kelly H McClure, Matthew I Haller: Microstimulator employing improved recharging reporting and telemetry techniques. Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corporation, Wong Cabello Lutsch Rutherford & Brucculeri, October 14, 2008: US07437193 (202 worldwide citation)

An implantable microstimulator configured to be implanted beneath a patient's skin for tissue stimulation to prevent and/or treat various disorders, e.g., neurological disorders, uses a self-contained power source such as a primary battery, a rechargeable battery, or other energy sources. For the re ...


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Daniel J Klosterman, Kelly H McClure, Goran N Marnfeldt, Jordi Parramon, Matthew I Haller, Rudolph V Park: Telemetry system for use with microstimulator. Advanced Bionics Corporation, Bryant R Gold, Laura Haburay Bishop, Wong Cabello, February 13, 2007: US07177698 (126 worldwide citation)

An implantable microstimulator configured to be implanted beneath a patient's skin for tissue stimulation employs a bi-directional RF telemetry link for allowing data-containing signals to be sent to and from the implantable microstimulator from at least two external devices. Further, a separate ele ...


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Todd K Whitehurst, James P McGivern, Kelly H McClure, Goran N Marnfeldt, James R Thacker: Monitoring, preventing, and treating rejection of transplanted organs. Advanced Bionics Corporation, Laura Haburay Bishop, Peter K Johnson, November 29, 2005: US06970741 (83 worldwide citation)

An implantable system control unit (SCU) includes means for measuring tissue impedance or other condition to determine allograft health, in order to predict or detect allograft rejection. The SCU also includes at least two electrodes coupled to means for delivering electrical stimulation to a patien ...


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Jordi Parramon, Goran N Marnfeldt, Rafael Carbunaru, Robert D Ozawa: Systems and methods for providing power to a battery in an implantable stimulator. Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corporation, Wong Cabello Lutsch Rutherford & Brucculeri, September 23, 2008: US07428438 (71 worldwide citation)

An exemplary system for providing power to a rechargeable battery in an implantable stimulator includes a first coil configured to emit a first magnetic field, a coil in the stimulator configured to receive the first magnetic field, and a zero volt recovery (ZVR) circuit in the stimulator configured ...


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Jordi Parramon, Goran N Marnfeldt: RF-energy modulation system through dynamic coil detuning. Advanced Bionics Corporation, Bryant R Gold, Laura Bishop, Steven L Nichols, April 24, 2007: US07209792 (50 worldwide citation)

An RF-energy modulation system dynamically adjusts tuned receiving circuits within a plurality of slave devices, thereby regulating the level of power reception in each slave device. The slave devices receive power from a single master device, through coupling of a primary antenna in the master devi ...


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Daniel J Klosterman, Kelly H McClure, Goran N Marnfeldt, Jordi Parramon, Matthew I Haller, Rudolph V Park: Telemetry system for use with microstimulator. Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corporation, Wong Cabello Lutsch Rutherford & Brucculeri, March 8, 2011: US07904167 (44 worldwide citation)

An implantable microstimulator configured to be implanted beneath a patient's skin for tissue stimulation employs a bi-directional RF telemetry link for allowing data-containing signals to be sent to and from the implantable microstimulator from at least two external devices. Further, a separate ele ...


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Goran N Marnfeldt, Rafael Carbunaru, Kelly H McClure, Matthew I Haller, Tom Xiaohai He, Todd K Whitehurst, Meredith L Anderson, James C Makous, Kristen N Jaax, Peter K Johnson: Engagement tool for implantable medical devices. Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corporation, Vista IP Law Group, January 29, 2013: US08364280 (34 worldwide citation)

Systems for adjusting a position of an implanted medical device within a patient include an engagement tool configured to couple to the implanted medical device. The engagement tool adjusts the position of the medical device when coupled to the implanted medical device. Methods of adjusting a positi ...


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Daniel J Klosterman, Kelly H McClure, Goran N Marnfeldt, Jordi Parramon, Matthew I Haller, Rudolph V Park: Telemetry system for use with microstimulator. Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corporation, Wong Cabello Lutsch Rutherford & Brucculeri, February 18, 2014: US08655451 (33 worldwide citation)

An implantable microstimulator configured to be implanted beneath a patient's skin for tissue stimulation employs a bi-directional RF telemetry link for allowing data-containing signals to be sent to and from the implantable microstimulator from at least two external devices. Further, a separate ele ...


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Rudolph V Park, Jordi Parramon, Daniel Klosterman, Goran N Marnfeldt: Systems and methods for communicating with an implantable stimulator. Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corporation, Wong Cabello Lutsch Rutherford & Brucculeri, October 26, 2010: US07822480 (31 worldwide citation)

An exemplary system for communicating with an implantable stimulator includes a coil configured to transmit a signal modulated with on-off keying (OOK) modulation to transmit control data. The system further includes a first telemetry receiver in the implantable stimulator configured to receive the ...


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Tom Xiaohai He, Matthew I Haller, Jordi Parramon, Goran N Marnfeldt: Method of making an electronic module. Advanced Bionics Corporation, Laura Haburay Bishop, Victoria A Poissant, Peter K Johnson, October 17, 2006: US07120992 (30 worldwide citation)

Compact electronic modules, which may be used with implantable microstimulators and other medical and non-medical devices, and manufacture/assembly of such modules are described. Component and circuitry designs utilize unique redistribution techniques and attachment methods. A number of component de ...



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