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David L Thompson, Steven D Goedeke: Medical management system integrated programming apparatus for communication with an implantable medical device. Medtronic, Girma Wolde Michael, November 5, 2002: US06477424 (371 worldwide citation)

An implantable medical device communication system includes an implantable medical device, a medical information management system, and a module interface apparatus for facilitating communication therebetween. The implantable medical device includes transmitter/receiver circuitry coupled to a device ...


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James D Reinke, Robert M Ecker: Implantable medical device communication system. Medtronic, Daniel G Chapik, Girma Wolde Michael, March 14, 2006: US07013178 (76 worldwide citation)

An implantable medical device communication system communicates information between an implantable medical device and at least one slave device by way of a two-wire bus. Slave devices may include remote sensors and other implantable medical devices. The implantable medical device includes a communic ...


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James D Reinke, Robert M Ecker: Implantable medical device communication system with pulsed power biasing. Medtronic, Girma Wolde Michael, Daniel G Chapik, November 21, 2006: US07139613 (36 worldwide citation)

An implantable medical device communication system communicates information between an implantable medical device and at least one slave device by way of a two-wire bus. Slave devices may include remote sensors, actuators and other implantable medical devices. The implantable medical device includes ...


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Glenn O Spital: Implantable medical device communication system with macro and micro sampling intervals. Medtronic, Stephen W Bauer, Michael J Ostrom, February 19, 2013: US08380320 (22 worldwide citation)

A communication signal is communicated between an implantable medical device including an implant transceiver and an external unit including an external unit transceiver. At least one of the transceivers includes a receiver capable of sampling a communication channel for the communication signal at ...


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Reinke James D, Ecker Robert M: Implantable medical device communication system with pulsed power biasing. Medtronic, Reinke James D, Ecker Robert M, CHAPIK Daniel G, July 7, 2005: WO/2005/061044 (9 worldwide citation)

An implantable medical device communication system communicates information between an implantable medical device and at least one slave device by way of a two-wire bus. Slave devices may include remote sensors, actuators and other implantable medical devices. The implantable medical device includes ...


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Reinke James D, Ecker Robert M: Implantable medical device communication system. Medtronic, MCDOWALL Paul H, April 8, 2004: WO/2004/028627 (4 worldwide citation)

An implantable medical device communication system communicates information between an implantable medical device and at least one slave device by way of a two-wire bus. Slave devices may include remote sensors and other implantable medical devices. The implantable medical device includes a communic ...


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Shah Yogendra A, Vajha Sasidhar: Implantable medical device communication system. Cardiac Pacemakers, Shah Yogendra A, Vajha Sasidhar, DEVRIES SMITH Katherine M, August 7, 2008: WO/2008/094775 (1 worldwide citation)

A medical communication system for providing remote communications with an active implantable medical device. In one embodiment, a medical communication system includes an active implantable medical device (AIMD) that is configured to transmit and receive a wireless signal from within a human body, ...


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Robert Michael Ecker, Kaustubh R Patil, John Robert Hamilton, James D Reinke, Timothy Davis: Timing coordination of implantable medical sensor modules. Medtronic, May 15, 2018: US09968788

In general, the disclosure is directed toward an implantable medical device that includes a plurality of sensor modules that are implanted within a patient. The sensor modules may cooperate with each other to coordinate the timing for performance of one or more sensor actions across the modules when ...


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Spital Glenn O: Implantable medical device communication system with macro and micro sampling intervals. Medtronic, June 18, 2008: EP1931422-A2

A communication signal is communicated between an implantable medical device including an implant transceiver and an external unit including an external unit transceiver. At least one of the transceivers includes a receiver capable of sampling a communication channel for the communication signal at ...


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Reinke James D, Ecker Robert M: Implantable medical device communication system. Medtronic, July 13, 2005: EP1551501-A1

An implantable medical device communication system communicates information between an implantable medical device and at least one slave device by way of a two-wire bus. Slave devices may include remote sensors and other implantable medical devices. The implantable medical device includes a communic ...