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Joachim F Wernicke, Reese S Terry Jr, Jacob Zabara: Treatment of neuropsychiatric disorders by nerve stimulation. Cyberonics, O Connor Cavanagh Anderson Westover Killingsworth & Beshears, April 5, 1994: US05299569 (697 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus for treating and controlling neuropsychiatric disorders including schizophrenia, depression, and borderline personality disorder by selectively applying a predetermined electrical signal to the patient's vagus nerve for stimulation thereof to alleviate the symptoms of the disord ...


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Bruce J Simon, Joseph P Errico, Steven Mendez: Nerve stimulator system. Electrocore, Dentons US, May 23, 2017: US09656074 (1 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems and methods for treating at least one of a condition or a symptom of a patient by positioning a stimulation device at a target site adjacent to or near a nerve within a patient. The stimulation device comprising an antenna and one or more electrodes. Transmitting electrical energy t ...


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Bruce J Simon, Joseph P Errico, John T Raffle: Non-invasive vagal nerve stimulation to treat disorders. Electrocore, Dentons US, April 18, 2017: US09623240

Devices, systems and methods are disclosed for treating bronchial constriction related to asthma, anaphylaxis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), exercise-induced bronchospasm and post-operative bronchospasm. The treatment comprises transmitting impulses of energy non-invasively to select ...


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Bruce J Simon, Joseph P Errico, John T Raffle: Devices and methods for non-invasive capacitive electrical stimulation and their use for vagus nerve stimulation on the neck of a patient. ElectroCore, Dentons US, August 1, 2017: US09717904

A non-invasive electrical stimulator shapes an elongated electric field of effect that can be oriented parallel to a long nerve, such as a vagus nerve in a patient's neck, producing a desired physiological response in the patient. The stimulator comprises a source of electrical power, at least one e ...


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Bruce J Simon, Joseph P Errico, John T Raffle: Systems and methods for vagal nerve stimulation. Electrocore, Dentons US, February 14, 2017: US09566426

Devices, systems and methods are disclosed for electrical stimulation of the vagus nerve to treat or prevent disorders in a patient. The devices comprise a handheld device having one or more electrode interfaces for contacting the outer skin surface of a patient, a power source and a signal generato ...


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Wernicke Joachim F, Terry Reese S Jr, Zabara Jacob: Treatment of neuropsychiatric disorders by nerve stimulation. Cyberonics, GREENE Donald R, January 6, 1994: WO/1994/000188

Method and apparatus for treating and controlling neuropsychiatric disorders including schizophrenia, depression, and borderline personality disorder by selectively applying a predetermined electrical signal to the patient's vagus nerve for stimulation thereof to alleviate the symptoms of the disord ...


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ELECTRICAL AND MAGNETIC STIMULATORS USED TO TREAT MIGRAINE/SINUS HEADACHE, RHINITIS, SINUSITIS, RHINOSINUSITIS, AND COMORBID DISORDERS. ElectroCore, January 12, 2017: US20170007820-A9

Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation devices and magnetic stimulation devices are disclosed, along with methods of treating medical disorders using energy that is delivered noninvasively by such devices. The disorders comprise migraine and other primary headaches such as cluster headaches, in ...


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NERVE STIMULATION METHODS FOR AVERTING IMMINENT ONSET OR EPISODE OF A DISEASE. ElectroCore, May 4, 2017: US20170120052-A9

Transcutaneous electrical and magnetic nerve stimulation devices are disclosed, along with methods of averting imminent medical attacks using energy that is delivered noninvasively by the devices. The attacks comprise asthma attack, epileptic seizure, attacks of migraine headache, transient ischemic ...


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SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR VAGAL NERVE STIMULATION. June 1, 2017: US20170151433-A1

In a device, system and method for electrical stimulation of the vagus nerve to treat or prevent disorders in a patient, the device comprises a handheld device having one or more electrode interfaces for contacting the outer skin surface of a patient, and a power source and a signal generator couple ...


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NERVE STIMULATOR SYSTEM. September 14, 2017: US20170259061-A1

Devices, systems and methods for treating at least one of a condition or a symptom of a patient by positioning a stimulation device at a target site adjacent to or near a nerve within a patient. The stimulation device comprising an antenna and one or more electrodes. Transmitting electrical energy t ...