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Publication numberWO2007120305 A3
Publication typeApplication
Application numberPCT/US2006/061519
Publication date27 Nov 2008
Filing date1 Dec 2006
Priority date19 Dec 2005
Also published asCA2634057A1, CA2634057C, EP1968695A2, EP1968695A4, US7610103, US20070142889, WO2007120305A2
Publication numberPCT/2006/61519, PCT/US/2006/061519, PCT/US/2006/61519, PCT/US/6/061519, PCT/US/6/61519, PCT/US2006/061519, PCT/US2006/61519, PCT/US2006061519, PCT/US200661519, PCT/US6/061519, PCT/US6/61519, PCT/US6061519, PCT/US661519, WO 2007/120305 A3, WO 2007120305 A3, WO 2007120305A3, WO-A3-2007120305, WO2007/120305A3, WO2007120305 A3, WO2007120305A3
InventorsRafael Carbunaru, Kristen N Jaax, Janusz A Kuzma, Todd Whitehurst
ApplicantBoston Scient Neuromodulation, Rafael Carbunaru, Kristen N Jaax, Janusz A Kuzma, Todd Whitehurst
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External Links: Patentscope, Espacenet
Electrode arrangement for nerve stimulation and methods of treating disorders
WO 2007120305 A3
Abstract
A stimulator arrangement for stimulating nerves (302) or other tissue (304) includes an electrode arrangement (300) having a substrate and a plurality of electrodes disposed on the substrate. The substrate is configured and arranged to be in a curved state prior to implantation into the body and to flatten with exposure to the body after implantation. The stimulator arrangement may also include a stimulator unit coupled to the electrode arrangement (300) The stimulator unit may also be implantable.
Patent Citations
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US5938584 *14 Nov 199717 Aug 1999Cybernetic Medical Systems CorporationCavernous nerve stimulation device
US6745079 *7 Nov 20011 Jun 2004Medtronic, Inc.Electrical tissue stimulation apparatus and method
Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1 *See also references of EP1968695A2
Classifications
International ClassificationA61N1/00
Cooperative ClassificationA61N1/0556, A61N1/0551
European ClassificationA61N1/05L
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