AT531423T - Treatment of obesity by subdiaphragmatic nerve stimulation - Google Patents

Treatment of obesity by subdiaphragmatic nerve stimulation

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Publication number
AT531423T
AT531423T AT02714682T AT02714682T AT531423T AT 531423 T AT531423 T AT 531423T AT 02714682 T AT02714682 T AT 02714682T AT 02714682 T AT02714682 T AT 02714682T AT 531423 T AT531423 T AT 531423T
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Prior art keywords
subdiaphragmatic
obesity
treatment
nerve stimulation
nerve
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AT02714682T
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German (de)
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Burke Barrett
Mitchell Roslin
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Cyberonics Inc
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Priority to US09/753,758 priority Critical patent/US6609025B2/en
Application filed by Cyberonics Inc filed Critical Cyberonics Inc
Priority to PCT/US2002/000137 priority patent/WO2002062291A2/en
Publication of AT531423T publication Critical patent/AT531423T/en

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    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N1/00Electrotherapy; Circuits therefor
    • A61N1/18Applying electric currents by contact electrodes
    • A61N1/32Applying electric currents by contact electrodes alternating or intermittent currents
    • A61N1/36Applying electric currents by contact electrodes alternating or intermittent currents for stimulation
    • A61N1/3605Implantable neurostimulators for stimulating central or peripheral nerve system
    • A61N1/36053Implantable neurostimulators for stimulating central or peripheral nerve system adapted for vagal stimulation
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N1/00Electrotherapy; Circuits therefor
    • A61N1/02Details
    • A61N1/04Electrodes
    • A61N1/05Electrodes for implantation or insertion into the body, e.g. heart electrode
    • A61N1/0551Spinal or peripheral nerve electrodes
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N1/00Electrotherapy; Circuits therefor
    • A61N1/18Applying electric currents by contact electrodes
    • A61N1/32Applying electric currents by contact electrodes alternating or intermittent currents
    • A61N1/36Applying electric currents by contact electrodes alternating or intermittent currents for stimulation
    • A61N1/36007Applying electric currents by contact electrodes alternating or intermittent currents for stimulation of urogenital or gastrointestinal organs, e.g. for incontinence control
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N1/00Electrotherapy; Circuits therefor
    • A61N1/18Applying electric currents by contact electrodes
    • A61N1/32Applying electric currents by contact electrodes alternating or intermittent currents
    • A61N1/36Applying electric currents by contact electrodes alternating or intermittent currents for stimulation
    • A61N1/3605Implantable neurostimulators for stimulating central or peripheral nerve system
    • A61N1/3606Implantable neurostimulators for stimulating central or peripheral nerve system adapted for a particular treatment
    • A61N1/36082Cognitive or psychiatric applications, e.g. dementia or Alzheimer's disease
    • A61N1/36085Eating disorders or obesity
AT02714682T 2001-01-02 2002-01-02 Treatment of obesity by subdiaphragmatic nerve stimulation AT531423T (en)

Priority Applications (2)

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US09/753,758 US6609025B2 (en) 2001-01-02 2001-01-02 Treatment of obesity by bilateral sub-diaphragmatic nerve stimulation
PCT/US2002/000137 WO2002062291A2 (en) 2001-01-02 2002-01-02 Treatment of obesity by sub-diaphragmatic nerve stimulation

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JP (1) JP2004522526A (en)
AT (1) AT531423T (en)
AU (1) AU2002246933B2 (en)
CA (1) CA2433376C (en)
WO (1) WO2002062291A2 (en)

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