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Paul Meadows, Carla M Mann, David Karl Lee Peterson, Joey Chen: Rechargeable spinal cord stimulator system. Advanced Bionics Corporation, Bryant R Gold, February 4, 2003: US06516227 (1156 worldwide citation)

A spinal cord stimulation (SCS) system provides multiple stimulation channels, each capable of producing up to 10 mA of current into a 1 K&OHgr; load. The SCS system further includes a replenishable power source, e.g., a rechargeable battery, that requires only an occasional recharge, and offers a l ...


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Paul M Meadows, Carla Mann Woods, David K Peterson, Joey Chen, David H Payne: Rechargeable spinal cord stimulator system. Advanced Bionics Corporation, Bryant R Gold, Philip H Lee, May 17, 2005: US06895280 (580 worldwide citation)

A spinal cord stimulation (SCS) system includes multiple electrodes, multiple, independently programmable, stimulation channels within an implantable pulse generator (IPG) which channels can provide concurrent, but unique stimulation fields, permitting virtual electrodes to be realized. The SCS syst ...


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Paul M Meadows, Carla M Woods, David K Peterson, Joey Chen, David H Payne: Rechargeable spinal cord stimulator system. Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corporation, Vista IP Law Group, February 24, 2009: US07496404 (93 worldwide citation)

A spinal cord stimulation (SCS) system includes multiple electrodes, multiple, independently programmable, stimulation channels within an implantable pulse generator (IPG) which channels can provide concurrent, but unique stimulation fields, permitting virtual electrodes to be realized. The SCS syst ...


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Paul Meadows, Carla Mann Woods, David Peterson, Joey Chen, David Payne: Rechargeable spinal cord stimulator system. Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corporation, Vista IP Law Group, September 21, 2010: US07801615 (56 worldwide citation)

Implantable pulse generators and spinal cord stimulation (SCS) systems are provided. The implantable pulse generator comprises telemetry circuitry configured for wirelessly receiving programming signals from an external programmer, and a plurality of bi-directional current sources configured for bei ...


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Meadows Paul, Mann Carla M, Peterson David K, Chien Joey, Chen Joey: Rechargeable spinal cord stimulator system. Advanced Bionics, April 23, 2003: EP1303332-A1 (11 worldwide citation)

A spinal cord stimulation (SCS) system includes implantable components (10), external components (20) and surgical tools and aids (30). The implantable components includes an implantable pulse generator (100), or IPG, having a rechargeable battery. The IPG (100) is connected to an electrode array (1 ...


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Meadows Paul, Mann Carla M, Peterson David K, Chien Joey: Rechargeable spinal cord stimulator system. Advanced Bionics Corporation, GOLD Bryant R, February 7, 2002: WO/2002/009808 (3 worldwide citation)

A spinal cord stimulation (SCS) system includes implantable components (10), external components (20) and surgical tools and aids (30). The implantable components includes an implantable pulse generator (100), or IPG, having a rechargeable battery. The IPG (100) is connected to an electrode array (1 ...


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David P Olson, William C Phillips, Andrew L Schmeling: Inductively rechargeable external energy source, charger, system and method for a transcutaneous inductive charger for an implantable medical device. Medtronic, Beth L McMahon, November 21, 2017: US09821112

A mechanism for transferring energy from an external power source to an implantable medical device is disclosed. A sensor may be used to measure a parameter that correlates to a temperature of the system that occurs during the transcutaneous coupling of energy. For example, the sensor may measure te ...


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Roderick A Hyde, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Eric C Leuthardt, Dennis J Rivet, Elizabeth A Sweeney, Lowell L Wood Jr, Victoria Y H Wood: Electronically initiating an administration of a neuromodulation treatment regimen chosen in response to contactlessly acquired information. GEARBOX, Dorsey & Whitney, July 4, 2017: US09697336

In an embodiment, a method includes acquiring electronic data indicative of a property of a mammal without making physical contact with the mammal. The method also includes extracting digital information indicative of a physiological characteristic of the mammal from the electronic data indicative o ...


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Meadows Paul, Mann Carla M, Peterson David K, Chen Joey: Systeme de stimulateur rechargeable de moelle epiniere, Rechargeable spinal cord stimulator system. Advanced Bionics Corporation, Advanced Bionics Corporation, EMERY JAMIESON, February 7, 2002: CA2416154

A spinal cord stimulation (SCS) system includes implantable components (10), external components (20) and surgical tools and aids (30). The implantable components includes an implantable pulse generator (100), or IPG, having a rechargeable battery. The IPG (100) is connected to an electrode array (1 ...


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Paul M Meadows, Carla Mann Woods, David K Peterson, Joey Chen, David H Payne: Rechargeable spinal cord stimulator system. Advanced Bionics Corporation, June 26, 2003: US20030120323-A1

A spinal cord stimulation (SCS) system includes multiple electrodes, multiple, independently programmable, stimulation channels within an implantable pulse generator (IPG) which channels can provide concurrent, but unique stimulation fields, permitting virtual electrodes to be realized. The SCS syst ...