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Ivan Bourgeois, Noud Bakels, Paulus Van Venrooij: Minimally invasive medical electrical lead. Medtronic, Michael J Jaro, Harold Patton, February 10, 1998: US05716392 (163 worldwide citation)

A medical electrical lead which may be introduced using a thorascope and is used to electrically stimulate tissue, such as a heart. The lead of the present invention has a "ski-shaped" needle, a strand of between 1-5 cm. attached to the needle, an electrode attached to the strand, and an insulated l ...


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Bakels Noud, Van Venrooij Paulus, Bourgois Ivan: Minimally invasive medical electrical lead. Medtronic, October 28, 1998: EP0873155-A1 (11 worldwide citation)

A medical electrical lead (51) which may be introduced using a thorascope and is used to electrically stimulate tissue, such as heart. The lead of the present invention has a "ski-shaped" needle (53), a strand (55) of between 1-5 cm attached to the needle, an electrode (59) attached to the strand, a ...


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Bourgeois Ivan, Bakels Noud, Van, Venrooij Paulus: Minimally invasive medical electrical lead. Medtronic, JARO Michael J, July 17, 1997: WO/1997/025099 (1 worldwide citation)

A medical electrical lead (51) which may be introduced using a thorascope and is used to electrically stimulate tissue, such as heart. The lead of the present invention has a 'ski-shaped' needle (53), a strand (55) of between 1-5 cm attached to the needle, an electrode (59) attached to the strand, a ...