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Kurt Sparks, Ellis Garai, Aravind Swaminathan, Laura Dietch, Marcel Sicotte: Device and method for positioning an electrode in a body cavity. BIOTRACE MEDICAL, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, January 23, 2018: US09872981 (1 worldwide citation)

Electrical sensing/stimulation apparatuses for positioning at least one electrode within body tissue are provided. An electrical sensing/stimulation apparatus may comprise an elongate lead body having at least one internal lumen, at least one sensing/stimulation electrode, a deployable/retractable d ...


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Baber Syed, Kurt Sparks, Ken Wong, Michael Wei, Mir A Imran: Endoscopic device delivery system. IntraPace, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, April 5, 2011: US07920921 (1 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for an implantable gastric stimulation system within the stomach. The stimulation system includes an electronics anchor, electrode lead anchor, implantable pulse generator and external programmer. The electronics anchor is configured to attach to the stomach wall at ...


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Matthew R Selmon, Kurt Sparks, Ray Betelia, Ben Clark, Jason Kaiser, Rob Deckman, Erik Thai: Catheter systems for crossing total occlusions in vasculature. Courtney Staniford & Gregory, December 7, 2006: US20060276749-A1

Medical devices and methods are described that include catheter systems for use in vasculature. The catheter systems include a re-entry catheter for use with numerous guide wires to direct the guide wire from the extraluminal or subintimal space back into a true lumen after the guide wire has entere ...


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Baber Syed, Kurt Sparks, Ken Wong, Michael Wei, Mir A Imran: Endoscopic device delivery system. Intrapace, Townsend And Townsend And Crew, December 27, 2007: US20070299481-A1

A system and method are disclosed for an implantable gastric stimulation system within the stomach. The stimulation system includes an electronics anchor, electrode lead anchor, implantable pulse generator and external programmer. The electronics anchor is configured to attach to the stomach wall at ...


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Matthew R Selmon, Kurt Sparks, Ray Betelia, Ben Clark, Jason Kaiser, Rob Deckman, Erik Thai: Catheter system for crossing total occlusions in vasculature. Shemwell Gregory & Courtney, August 4, 2005: US20050171478-A1

Medical devices/methods are described that include catheter systems for crossing total occlusions in vasculature. The catheter systems are for use with numerous guide wires to direct the wires from the extraluminal or subintimal space back into a blood vessel lumen after the wire has entered the sub ...


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Baber Syed, Kurt Sparks, Ken Wong: Lead Access. IntraPace, IntraPace & Townsend & Townsend & Crew, April 8, 2010: US20100087706-A1

The present invention discloses various methods and systems for positioning a guide wire between a patient's mouth and a skin site via an implant tract in a stomach. The method includes locating the desired tissue site in the stomach, such as with an endoscope or other suitable instrument. In some e ...


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Baber Syed, Kurt Sparks, Ken Wong, Michael Wei, Mir A Imran: Endoscopic Device Delivery System. IntraPace, July 7, 2011: US20110166582-A1

A system and method are disclosed for an implantable gastric stimulation system within the stomach. The stimulation system includes an electronics anchor, electrode lead anchor, implantable pulse generator and external programmer. The electronics anchor is configured to attach to the stomach wall at ...