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Walter H Olson, William F Kaemmerer: Prioritized rule based method and apparatus for diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmias. Medtronic, Reed A Duthler, Harold R Patton, August 13, 1996: US05545186 (623 worldwide citation)

An implantable antiarrhythmia device which detects and classifies arrhythmias of the human heart, and delivers appropriate therapy. The device employs a method of arrhythmia classification based on a set of prioritized rules, each of the rules defining a plurality of criteria based upon characterist ...


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Jeffrey M Gillberg, Walter H Olson: Prioritized rule based method and apparatus for diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmias. Medtronic, Reed A Duthler, Harold R Patton, May 26, 1998: US05755736 (249 worldwide citation)

An implantable anti-tachyarrhythmia device which delivers anti-tachyarrhythmia therapies to a patient's heart in response to detection of tachyarrhythmias. The device defines first criteria indicating the presence of atrial tachycardia and second criteria indicating the presence of atrial fibrillati ...


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Walter H Olson, William F Kaemmerer, Mark L Brown: Prioritized rule based method and apparatus for diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmias. Medtronic, Michael C Soldner, Girma Wolde Michael, November 26, 2002: US06487443 (146 worldwide citation)

An implantable antiarrhythmia device which detects and classifies arrhythmias of the human heart, and delivers appropriate therapy. The device employs a method of arrhythmia classification based on a set of prioritized rules, each of the rules defining a plurality of criteria based upon characterist ...


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David K Peterson, Thomas L Jirak, Ren Zhou, Michael R S Hill: Method and apparatus for diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmias. Medtronic, Reed A Duthler, Harold R Patton, April 13, 1999: US05893882 (140 worldwide citation)

A pacemaker provided with a mode switching feature adapted to stabilize ventricular heart rate during atrial fibrillation. In a preferred embodiment of the invention, the device nominally operates in an atrial synchronized pacing mode such as DDD, DDDR, VDD or VDDR. In response to detection of atria ...


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Walter H Olson, William F Kaemmerer, Mark L Brown: Prioritized rule based method and apparatus for diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmias. Medtronic, Reed A Duthler, Harold R Patton, Girma Wolde Michael, July 10, 2001: US06259947 (137 worldwide citation)

An implantable antiarrhythmia device which detects and classifies arrhythmias of the human heart, and delivers appropriate therapy. The device employs a method of arrhythmia classification based on a set of prioritized rules, each of the rules defining a plurality of criteria based upon characterist ...


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Walter H Olson, William F Kaemmerer, Mark L Brown: Prioritized rule based method and apparatus for diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmias. Medtronic, Reed A Duthler, Harold R Patton, October 31, 2000: US06141581 (121 worldwide citation)

An implantable antiarrhythmia device which detects and classifies arrhythmias of the human heart, and delivers appropriate therapy. The device employs a method of arrhythmia classification based on a set of prioritized rules, each of the rules defining a plurality of criteria based upon characterist ...


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Kathleen Alice Prieve, William A P Graham, David Karl Lee Peterson: Method and apparatus for diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmias. Medtronic, Reed A Duthler, Harold R Patton, August 3, 1999: US05931857 (119 worldwide citation)

An implantable anti-arrhythmia device such as a defibrillator or anti-tachycardia pacemaker with an associated patient activator. The arrhythmia detection function is divided between the patient and the implanted device, rather than merely providing patient activation or a patient override. The impl ...


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Jeffrey M Gillberg, Walter H Olson: Prioritized rule based method and apparatus for diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmias. Medtronic, Reed A Duthler, Harold R Patton, April 18, 2000: US06052620 (109 worldwide citation)

An implantable anti-tachyarrhythmia device which delivers anti-tachyarrhythmia therapies to a patient's heart in response to detection of tachyarrhythmias. The device defines first criteria indicating the presence of atrial tachycardia and second criteria indicating the presence of atrial fibrillati ...


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Walter H Olson, William F Kaemmerer, Mark L Brown: Prioritized rule based method and apparatus for diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmias. Medtronic, Paul H McDowall, Girma Wolde Michael, Michael C Soldner, May 4, 2004: US06731978 (98 worldwide citation)

An implantable antiarrhytmia device which detects and classifies arrhythmias of the human heart, and delivers appropriate therapy. The device employs a method of arrhythmia classification based on a set of prioritized rules, each of the rules defining a plurality of criteria based upon characteristi ...


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Kathleen Alice Prieve, William A P Graham, David Karl Lee Peterson: Method and apparatus for diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmias. Medtronic, Reed A Duthler, Harold R Patton, May 26, 1998: US05755737 (96 worldwide citation)

An implantable anti-arrhythmia device such as a defibrillator or anti-tachycardia pacemaker with an associated patient activator. The arrhythmia detection function is divided between the patient and the implanted device, rather than merely providing patient activation or a patient override. The impl ...