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Jeffrey M Sieracki, Kim R Fowler, Richard B North: Distributed system for neurostimulation therapy programming. Medtronic, Shumaker & Sieffert PA, February 20, 2007: US07181286 (134 worldwide citation)

A distributed system comprises a programming device and a remotely located server. During a programming session, the programming device transmits programs and rating information associated with the programs to the server. The server presents the rating information to a clinician to assist the clinic ...


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Jeffrey M Sieracki, Richard B North: Neurostimulation therapy manipulation. Medtronic, Shumaker Sieffert P A, May 8, 2007: US07216000 (104 worldwide citation)

A user, such as a clinician or the patient, uses a control device to manipulate at least one neurostimulation parameter. A mapping system uses a calibrated map to map the directional output of the control device to values of at least one stimulation parameter to allow the user to intuitively control ...


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Jeffrey M Sieracki, Richard B North: Applying filter information to identify combinations of electrodes. Medtronic, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, December 5, 2006: US07146219 (98 worldwide citation)

A programming device compares filter information to information that describes possible combinations of the electrodes within an electrode set implanted in a patient. The filter information describes at least one characteristic of valid, e.g., desired, electrode combinations, and in exemplary embodi ...


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Richard B North, Jeffrey M Sieracki, David D Brigham: Implantable neurostimulator programming with battery longevity indication. Medtronic, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, November 28, 2006: US07142923 (95 worldwide citation)

A programming device used to program an implantable neurostimulator (INS) presents battery longevity information to a user to assist the user in selecting a program for the INS. The programming device directs the INS to deliver neurostimulation therapy according to a plurality of programs during a p ...


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Jeffrey M Sieracki, Richard B North: Body region indication. Medtronic, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, March 3, 2009: US07499048 (87 worldwide citation)

The invention is directed toward two-dimensional dynamic body image templates, and associated techniques, that allow a user to indicate regions of the human body. The body region indications may correspond to locations of injury, pain, treatment, discoloration, paresthesia, or the like. A user is pr ...


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Jeffrey M Sieracki, Richard B North: Applying filter information to identify combinations of electrodes. Medtronic, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, October 13, 2009: US07603177 (69 worldwide citation)

A programming device compares filter information to information that describes possible combinations of the electrodes within an electrode set implanted in a patient. The filter information describes at least one characteristic of valid, e.g., desired, electrode combinations, and in exemplary embodi ...


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Jeffrey M Sieracki, Kim R Fowler, Richard B North: Distributed system for neurostimulation therapy programming. Medtronic, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, April 26, 2011: US07933656 (42 worldwide citation)

A distributed system comprises a programming device and a remotely located server. During a programming session, the programming device transmits programs and rating information associated with the programs to the server. The server presents the rating information to a clinician to assist the clinic ...


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Jeffrey M Sieracki, Kim R Fowler, Richard B North: Distributed system for neurostimulation therapy programming. Medtronic, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, July 3, 2012: US08214051 (40 worldwide citation)

A distributed system comprises a programming device and a remotely located server. During a programming session, the programming device transmits programs and rating information associated with the programs to the server. The server presents the rating information to a clinician to assist the clinic ...


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Jeffrey M Sieracki: Greedy adaptive signature discrimination system and method. Burns & Levinson, Frederick C Williams, July 18, 2006: US07079986 (37 worldwide citation)

A system and method for determining from an arbitrary signal a characteristic signature or other characterizing feature and for distinguishing signals associated with one specific condition from those associated with one or more other conditions. The system uses dictionaries of plural sets of basis ...


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Richard B North, Jeffrey M Sieracki: Neurostimulation therapy manipulation. Medtronic, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, May 21, 2013: US08447408 (31 worldwide citation)

A user, such as a clinician or the patient, uses a control device to manipulate at least one neurostimulation parameter. A mapping system uses a calibrated map to map the directional output of the control device to values of at least one stimulation parameter to allow the user to intuitively control ...