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Roger W Dahl, David K Swanson, Stephen J Hahn, Douglas J Lang, John E Heil: Subcutaneous defibrillation electrodes. Cardiac Pacemakers, Haugen and Nikolai, April 20, 1993: US05203348 (279 worldwide citation)

Implantable electrodes for defibrillation are formed of pluralities of electrode segments. Each of the segments is relatively long and narrow. The electrode segments can be parallel and spaced apart from one another a distance at least ten times the nominal width, with one end of each segment mounte ...


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Roger W Dahl, David K Swanson, Stephen J Hahn, Douglas J Lang, John E Heil: Process for implanting subcutaneous defibrillation electrodes. Cardiac Pacemakers, Haugen and Nikolai, July 27, 1993: US05230337 (261 worldwide citation)

Implantable electrodes for defibrillation are formed of pluralities of electrode segments. Each of the segments is relatively long and narrow. The electrode segments can be parallel and spaced apart from one another a distance at least ten times the nominal width, with one end of each segment mounte ...


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Roger W Dahl, David K Swanson, Stephen J Hahn, Douglas J Lang, John E Heil: Subcutaneous defibrillation electrodes. Cardiac Pacemakers, Haugen and Nikolai P A, February 18, 1997: US05603732 (244 worldwide citation)

Implantable electrodes for defibrillation are formed of pluralities of electrode segments. Each of the segments is relatively long and narrow. The electrode segments can be parallel and spaced apart from one another a distance at least ten times the nominal width, with one end of each segment mounte ...


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Roger W Dahl, David K Swanson, Stephen J Hahn, Douglas J Lang, John E Heil: Body implantable defibrillation system. Cardiac Pacemakers, Haugen and Nikolai P A, August 13, 1996: US05545202 (193 worldwide citation)

Implantable electrodes for defibrillation are formed of pluralities of electrode segments. Each of the segments is relatively long and narrow. The electrode segments can be parallel and spaced apart from one another a distance at least ten times the nominal width, with one end of each segment mounte ...


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Roger W Dahl, David K Swanson, Stephen J Hahn, Douglas J Lang, John E Heil: Subcutaneous defibrillation electrodes. Cardiac Pacemakers, November 1, 1994: US05360442 (170 worldwide citation)

Implantable electrodes for defibrillation are formed of pluralities of electrode segments. Each of the segments is relatively long and narrow. The electrode segments can be parallel and spaced apart from one another a distance at least ten times the nominal width, with one end of each segment mounte ...


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John E Heil, Ronald W Heil Jr, Avram Scheiner, Yayun Lin, Lyle A Bye, J John Lattuca: Endocardial lead having defibrillation and sensing electrodes with septal anchoring. Cardiac Pacemakers, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth P A, July 3, 2001: US06256541 (151 worldwide citation)

An endocardial lead comprising an elongate body having a first defibrillation coil electrode, a second defibrillation coil electrode and a first pacing/sensing electrode. The first defibrillation coil electrode has a first end and a second end, where the first end is at or near the distal end of the ...


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Roger W Dahl, David K Swanson, Stephen J Hahn, Douglas J Lang, John E Heil: Body implantable defibrillation system. Cardiac Pacemakers, August 30, 1994: US05342407 (145 worldwide citation)

Implantable electrodes for defibrillation are formed of pluralities of electrode segments. Each of the segments is relatively long and narrow. The electrode segments can be parallel and spaced apart from one another a distance at least ten times the nominal width, with one end of each segment mounte ...


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Avram Scheiner, William Hsu, David M Flynn, Qingsheng Zhu, John E Heil, Ronald W Heil Jr, Curtis C Lindstrom, Robert S Booker III, Yayun Lin, Peter T Kelley, Jay A Warren, Gerrard M Carlson, Carol Werlein, Aaron W Janke, Mary Lee Cole, Jeffrey T Bartig, Gary W Goebel, Douglas A Heitkamp, Randall M Peterfeso: Single pass lead system. Cardiac Pacemakers, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth P A, April 3, 2001: US06212434 (108 worldwide citation)

A single-pass endocardial lead electrode adapted for implantation in, on or about the heart and for connection to a system for monitoring or stimulating cardiac activity includes a lead body which is adapted for implantation within a single chamber of the heart, or multiple chambers of the heart. Th ...


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Roger W Dahl, Graydon E Beatty, David K Swanson, John E Heil: Implantable electrode pouch. Cardiac Pacemakers, Haugen and Nikolai, February 25, 1992: US05090422 (93 worldwide citation)

A novel method and apparatus for isolating and anchoring an implantable electrically stimulating probe such as a defibrillator patch electrode for use with an automatic cardioverter/defibrillator is disclosed in which a porous bio-compatible coating or enclosure covers and isolates the electrode in ...


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Ronald W Heil Jr, John E Heil, Randy Westlund: Implantable lead with dissolvable coating for improved fixation and extraction. Cardiac Pacemakers, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth P A, October 16, 2001: US06304786 (77 worldwide citation)

A cardiac rhythm management system provides an endocardial cardiac rhythm management lead with an at least partially dissolvable coating at least partially on insulating portions of the lead body at or near its distal end. Upon dissolution, the coating promotes tissue ingrowth to secure the lead in ...