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James D Causey III, Harold C Schloss, Jeffery D Snell: Interactive programming and diagnostic system for use with implantable pacemaker. Siemens Pacesetter, Bryant R Gold, Leslie S Miller, March 7, 1989: US04809697 (559 worldwide citation)

An analyzer-programmer system (30) for use with an implantable medical device, such as a cardiac pacemaker (20). The system facilitates non-invasive communications with the implantable device and makes analysis of the operation of the implantable device easier to understand and perform. The system i ...


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Jeffery D Snell, Thomas G Levin: User interface for an implantable medical device using an integrated digitizer display screen. Pacesetter, March 10, 1998: US05724985 (471 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and a method for an improved user interface for communicating with implantable medical devices are described. An integrated digitizer display screen and a digitizer pen serve as the primary input devices to a tablet computer adapted to receive real-time and stored medical data. The pen ...


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Jeffery D Snell: Method and apparatus for monitoring physiological data from an implantable medical device. Pacesetter, February 24, 1998: US05720771 (344 worldwide citation)

A monitoring system is provided that monitors the condition of a patient by analyzing physiological data received from implantable medical devices. The monitoring system has at least one monitoring unit, which preferably is suitable for stand-alone operation, or which may be connected to a central m ...


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Jeffery D Snell, Harold C Schloss, Brian M Mann, John W Poore, Roy B Medlin: Method and system for recording, reporting, and displaying the distribution of pacing events over time and for using same to optimize programming. Siemens Pacesetter, Bryant R Gold, Leslie S Miller, May 10, 1994: US05309919 (342 worldwide citation)

A method and system for monitoring the behavior of an implanted pacemaker counts (records) the number of times that a given internal event or state change of the pacemaker occurs, and also determines the rate at which each event or state change thus counted occurs. The event counts and their associa ...


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Jeffery D Snell, Harold C Schloss, Brian M Mann, John W Poore, Roy B Medlin: Method and system for recording and displaying a sequential series of pacing events. Siemens Pacesetter, Bryant R Gold, Leslie S Miller, Harold C Schloss, July 11, 1995: US05431691 (331 worldwide citation)

An implantable pacemaker continuously records pacing events and their respective rates of occurrence in sequence, as they occur, into an Event Record stored in a circular buffer. The circular buffer always contains the most recent events and rates collected. The recording of the pacing events select ...


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Robert E Smith Jr, Jeffery D Snell: System and method for noninvasively altering the function of an implanted pacemaker. Pacesetter, Harold C Schloss, October 10, 1995: US05456692 (325 worldwide citation)

A system and method for safely altering the function of an implanted pacemaker in a noninvasive manner includes an implantable programmable pacemaker and a non-implantable programming device. The pacemaker includes a pulse generator that generates stimulation pulses as controlled by a control progra ...


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Jeffery D Snell, Jeffrey D Konopka: System and method for ambulatory monitoring and programming of an implantable medical device. Pacesetter, June 2, 1998: US05759199 (293 worldwide citation)

A system and method for ambulatory monitoring and programming of an implantable medical device are provided. The system enables ambulatory communication between a modified programmer/analyzer and an implantable medical device having telemetric communication capability. This is accomplished through t ...


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Jeffery D Snell, Laurence S Sloman: Secure telemetry system and method for an implantable cardiac stimulation device. Pacesetter, July 23, 2002: US06424867 (229 worldwide citation)

An implantable cardiac stimulation device establishes communication with at least first and second external devices which communicate using first and second communication protocols, respectively, and wherein the first and second protocols are different. The implantable device includes a pulse genera ...


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Jeffery D Snell: Cardiac device with patient-triggered storage of physiological sensor data. Pacesetter, Malcolm J Romano, Harold C Schloss, May 21, 1996: US05518001 (216 worldwide citation)

A cardiac device that stores physiological sensor data from multiple sensors is provided. A patient may use a portable triggering device to cause the cardiac device to store the data when the patient experiences symptoms that appear to be due to an abnormal heart condition. Alternatively, the data m ...


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Jeffery D Snell: System and method for storing and displaying historical medical data measured by an implantable medical device. Pacesetter, March 3, 1998: US05722999 (215 worldwide citation)

A system and method for acquiring medical data, integrating recently acquired medical data with previously acquired medical data, storing the integrated medical data, and displaying the integrated medical data to a medical practitioner in a convenient format appropriate for the type of data stored a ...