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Morton M Mower: Method and apparatus for treating hemodynamic disfunction. Mieczyslaw Mirowski, Haugen and Nikolai, May 29, 1990: US04928688 (438 worldwide citation)

A method of treating hemodynamic disfunction by simultaneously pacing both ventricles of a heart. At least one ECG amplifier is arranged to separately detect contraction of each ventricle and a stimulator is then activated for issuing stimulating pulses to both ventricles in a manner to assure simul ...


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Alois A Langer, Steve A Kolenik, Marlin S Heilman, Mieczyslaw Mirowski, Morton M Mower: Implantable heart stimulator and stimulation method. Mieczyslaw Mirowski, Fleit Jacobson Cohn & Price, October 4, 1983: US04407288 (392 worldwide citation)

An implantable heart stimulator and related method calls for the determination of a given heart condition from among a plurality of conditions, the selection of at least one mode of operation for treating the determined condition, and the execution of the mode of operation selected, so as to treat t ...


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Morton M Mower: Method and apparatus for cardioverter/pacer utilizing neurosensing. Cardiac Pacemakers, Haugen and Nikolai, May 12, 1992: US05111815 (278 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for cardioverter/pacemaking utilizing neurosensing. The invention utilizes the baroreceptor nerves found in the body. A neurosense electrode is placed around the carotid sinus nerve and a sense amplifier with automatic gain control and an integral band pass filter provides a f ...


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Marlin S Heilman, Alois A Langer, Mieczyslaw Mirowski, Morton M Mower, David M Reilly: Implantable electrodes for accomplishing ventricular defibrillation and pacing and method of electrode implantation and utilization. Mieczyslaw Mirowski, Fleit & Jacobson, June 21, 1977: US04030509 (276 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are several embodiments of an electrode system for ventricular defibrillation, and the methods of using and implanting the electrode system. In one embodiment, the electrodes are in a generally base-apex configuration having a split conformal base electrode residing above the base of the v ...


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Alois A Langer, Morton M Mower: Arrhythmia recorder for use with an implantable defibrillator. Mieczyslaw Mirowski, Fleit & Jacobson, September 23, 1980: US04223678 (252 worldwide citation)

A device for recording and subsequently reproducing information, such as desired portions of an ECG signal produced by a heart prior to and during the occurrence of a disturbance in cardiac electrical activity. Two basic embodiments of the inventive recorder are contemplated. One embodiment is fully ...


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Rodney W Salo, Bruce A Tockman, Morton M Mower: Implantable cardiac function monitor and stimulator for diagnosis and therapy delivery. Cardiac Pacemakers, Haugen and Nikolai, May 23, 1995: US05417717 (246 worldwide citation)

An implantable monitor/stimulator is disclosed that monitors and assesses indices of cardiac function, including the strength and timing of cardiac contraction, then automatically executes a physician-selected mode of therapy. It accomplishes this by assessing impedance, electrocardiogram, and/or pr ...


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Mieczyslaw Mirowski, Morton M Mower, Rollin H Denniston III: Cardioverting device having single intravascular catheter electrode system and method for its use. Mieczyslaw Mirowski, Fleit & Jacobson, March 9, 1976: US03942536 (238 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and method for either manually or automatically initiating the cardioversion of a malfunctioning heart. The apparatus includes a single intravascular catheter electrode system which allows for a much more compact cardioverting system capable of being completely implanted within the patient ...


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Morton M Mower, Marlin S Heilman: Cardiac electrode with attachment fin. Mieczyslaw Mirowski, Fleit Jacobson Cohn & Price, August 23, 1988: US04765341 (210 worldwide citation)

An implantable cardiac electrode for use in defibrillation and methods of implanting same. The electrode has a metallic mesh electrode surface surrounded by an insulating material. At the proximal end of the electrode there is defined a fin area designed to facilitate placing and securing the electr ...


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Alois A Langer, Marlin S Heilman, Morton M Mower, Mieczyslaw Mirowski: Circuit for monitoring a heart and for effecting cardioversion of a needy heart. Mieczyslaw Mirowski, Fleit & Jacobson, January 22, 1980: US04184493 (157 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are two embodiments of a circuit for analyzing the ECG signals of a heart and for delivering a cardioverting pulse of energy to the heart if the heart is in an arrhythmic state in need of cardioversion. In the first embodiment, the ECG is filtered by a high pass filter to provide the deriv ...


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Morton M Mower: Augmentation of electrical conduction and contractility by biphasic cardiac pacing. Roberts & Brownell, February 16, 1999: US05871506 (145 worldwide citation)

Augmentation of electrical conduction and contractility by biphasic cardiac pacing. A first stimulation phase is administered to the muscle tissue. This first stimulation phase has a predefined polarity, amplitude and duration. A second stimulation phase is then administered to the muscle tissue. Th ...