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Peter A Crosby, Christopher N Daly, David K Money, James F Patrick, Peter M Seligman, Janusz A Kuzma: Cochlear implant system for an auditory prosthesis. Commonwealth of Australia Dept of Science & Technology, Alan H MacPherson, Thomas S MacDonald, Steven F Caserza, August 6, 1985: US04532930 (363 worldwide citation)

A cochlear implant system includes an electrode array (1) comprising multiple platinum ring electrodes in a silastic carrier to be implanted in the cochlea of the ear. A receiver-stimulator (3) containing a semiconductor integrated circuit and other components is implanted in the patient adjacent th ...


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Philip E Eggers, Ascher Shmulewitz, Peter A Crosby: Methods and apparatus for therapeutic cauterization of predetermined volumes of biological tissue. Neothermia Corporation, Nicola A Pisano, Fish & Neave, August 22, 2000: US06106524 (258 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for cauterizing predetermined volumes of abnormal biological tissue using a user selectable or adjustable energy applicator including two or more electrodes having electrode parameters configured cause cauterization of predetermined volumes when operated in a bipol ...


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Richard M T Lu, Bruce M Steinhaus, Peter A Crosby: Automatic atrial pacing threshold determination utilizing an external programmer and a surface electrogram. Telectronics Pacing Systems, Gottlieb Rackman & Reisman, October 17, 1995: US05458623 (131 worldwide citation)

A clinical programming system for use with an implanted cardiac pacemaker to automatically determine the minimum pacing energy which is necessary to evoke an atrial depolarization. The system utilizes a series of pacing pulses of progressively decreasing energies to stimulate the atrium, and detects ...


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Peter A Crosby, John R Hamilton, Anthony J Ujhazy: Physiologically-calibrated rate adaptive, dual chamber pacemaker. Telectronics Pacing Systems, Gottlieb Rackman & Reisman, March 8, 1994: US05292340 (82 worldwide citation)

A dual-chamber metabolic demand, rate adaptive pacemaker that automatically calibrates the correlation between a metabolic demand measurement and an appropriate metabolic demand pacing rate according to the true physiological needs of the body, as determined by a patient's sinus rate when the natura ...


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Richard M T Lu, Bruce M Steinhaus, Peter A Crosby, Janice Nolan: Automatic ventricular pacing pulse threshold determination utilizing an external programmer and a surface electrocardiogram. Telectronics Pacing Systems, Gottlieb Rackman & Reisman, February 21, 1995: US05391192 (74 worldwide citation)

A clinical programming system is disclosed for use with an implanted cardiac pacemaker to automatically determine the minimum pacing energy which is necessary to evoke a ventricular depolarization. The system utilizes a series of pacing pulses of progressively decreasing energies to stimulate the ve ...


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Peter A Crosby: Bar code readable diagnostic strip test. Ischemia Technologies, Swanson & Bratschun, August 3, 2004: US06770487 (55 worldwide citation)

Diagnostic test devices, including diagnostic strip tests, are provided in which identifying information and the test result are machine-readable. Also provided are methods for obtaining identifying information and test results from the diagnostic test devices.


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Tuan Bui, Stuart B McConchie, Peter A Crosby, Gordon Jacobs: Myostimulator control using metabolic demand and muscle performance. Pacesetter, Gottlieb Rackman & Reisman, September 15, 1998: US05807234 (49 worldwide citation)

In a cardiomyoplasty system, a rate responsive implantable device is disclosed which controls the stimulation of both the heart and a myoplasty muscle. The metabolic demand is used as a rate response parameter and one or both of the heart and the muscle stimulation are increased with metabolic deman ...


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Ascher Shmulewitz, Peter A Crosby: Apparatus and method for securing tissue during ultrasound examination and biopsy. United States Surgical Corporation, February 22, 2000: US06027457 (27 worldwide citation)

An ultrasound imaging and biopsy system is provided in which an upper compression member of the system includes a thin, flexible, sterile and disposable membrane that compresses the tissue and permits a biopsy instrument to be readily inserted therethrough. In a preferred embodiment, a table is prov ...


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Peter A Crosby, Stuart B McConchie, Gordon Jacobs, Tuan Bui: Cardiomyoplasty simulator with feedback control. Pacesetter, Gottlieb Rackman & Reisman, December 2, 1997: US05693000 (25 worldwide citation)

A cardiomyoplastic muscle is stimulated electronically using a closed loop control system. As part of the system, a signal sensed the muscle which is characteristic of its condition. If this signal indicates an abnormal condition, then the stimulation of the muscle is modified accordingly.


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Hollie Wayment, Gary Fagan, Peter A Crosby, Shannon George: Electrochemical detection of ischemia. Ischemia Technologies, Swanson & Bratschun, June 20, 2006: US07063782 (22 worldwide citation)

The subject invention comprises electrochemical methods and devices for in vitro detection of an ischemic event in a patient sample. Following addition of a known amount of a transition metal ion to the patient sample, electrodes are used to measure the current or potential difference of non-sequest ...