WO2004052452B1 - Reducing relative intermodule motion in a modular implantable medical device - Google Patents

Reducing relative intermodule motion in a modular implantable medical device

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WO2004052452B1
WO2004052452B1 PCT/US2003/038926 US0338926W WO2004052452B1 WO 2004052452 B1 WO2004052452 B1 WO 2004052452B1 US 0338926 W US0338926 W US 0338926W WO 2004052452 B1 WO2004052452 B1 WO 2004052452B1
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implantable
medical
device
motion
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Carl D Wahlstrand
Darren A Janzig
Robert M Skime
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Medtronic Inc
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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
    • A61N1/372Arrangements in connection with the implantation of stimulators
    • A61N1/375Constructional arrangements, e.g. casings
    • 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
    • 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
    • A61N1/372Arrangements in connection with the implantation of stimulators
    • A61N1/375Constructional arrangements, e.g. casings
    • A61N1/3752Details of casing-lead connections
    • A61N1/3754Feedthroughs
    • 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
    • A61N1/372Arrangements in connection with the implantation of stimulators
    • A61N1/375Constructional arrangements, e.g. casings
    • A61N1/3758Packaging of the components within the casing

Abstract

A modular implantable medical device (201, 301, 401, 701, 801) includes a plurality of modules (210-212, 310-312, 410-412, 710, 810, 811) that are at least partially encapsulated by an overmold (214, 314, 422, 722, 822). The modules may be connected by coupling modules, which may be flexible to provide for one or more degrees of relative intermodular motion. The overmold may also be flexible. In order to reduce relative intermodule motion to acceptable direction and/or ranges, the overmold may include one or more motion reduction elements (421, 622, 623, 826).

Claims

AMENDED CLAIMS[received by the International Bureau on 06 July 2004 (06.07.04); original claims 1-18 replaced by amended claims 1-20 (3 pages)]
1. An implantable medical device comprising: a plurality of flexibly interconnected modules, each of the modules comprising a housing; an overmold that at least partially encapsulates each of the housings; and a motion reduction element within the overmold to reduce relative motion between at least two of the modules.
2. The implantable medical device of claim 1 , wherem the motion reduction element is located within the overmold between two of the modules.
3. The implantable medical device of claim 1 , wherein the motion reduction element is coupled to at least one of the modules.
4. The implantable medical device of claim 1, wherein the overmold comprises: a first component that at least partially encapsulates each of the housings; a second component and a third component, each of the second and the third components positioned to surround a different one of the interconnected modules.
5. The implantable medical device of claim 4, wherein at least one of the second component or the third component comprises the motion reduction element.
6. The implantable medical device of claim 4, wherein the first component comprises an elastomeric material, and wherein the second component and the third component each comprise a non-elastomeric material.
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7. The implantable medical device of claim 4, wherein the motion reduction element comprises: a first motion reduction element that protrudes from the second component of the overmold; and a second motion reduction element that protrudes from the third component of the overmold; wherein the first and second motion reduction elements interact to reduce relative motion between the interconnected modules surrounded by the second and third components.
8. The implantable medical device of claim 1 , wherein the motion reduction element comprises a wire-like element having a plurality of non-linear bends.
9. The implantable medical device of claim 1 , wherein the motion reduction element comprises a fabric.
10. The implantable medical device of claim 1 , wherein the motion reduction element comprises at least one of a cement, a polymer, and a shape memory alloy.
11. The implantable medical device of claim 1 , wherein the motion reduction element comprises a fiber.
12. The implantable medical device of claim 1 , wherein the motion reduction element comprises at least two rigid members coupled together with a mechanical moving element.
13. The implantable medical device of claim 12, wherein the mechanical moving element is a ball and socket element.
14. The implantable medical device of claim 12, wherein the mechanical moving element is a rod and slot element.
15. The implantable medical device of claim 12, wherein the mechanical moving element is a geared hinge element.
16. The implantable medical device of claim 12, wherein the mechanical moving element includes a locking element to permit the at least two rigid members to be positioned into a desired location and to permit the locking element to retain the mechanical moving elements in the desired position.
17. The implantable medical device of claim 16, wherein the locking element is an insertable pin element.
18. The implantable medical device of claim 16, wherein the locking element is an adhesive element.
19. The implantable medical device of claim 1 , wherein the implantable medical device comprises an implantable neurostimulator.
20. The implantable medical device of claim 1, wherein the motion reduction element reduces at least one of relative pitch motion, relative yaw motion and relative roll motion between at least two of the interconnected modules.
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PCT/US2003/038928 WO2004052454B1 (en) 2002-12-09 2003-12-09 Overmold for a modular implantable medical device
PCT/US2003/038982 WO2004052459B1 (en) 2002-12-09 2003-12-09 Concavity of an implantable medical device
PCT/US2003/038927 WO2004052453B1 (en) 2002-12-09 2003-12-09 Low-profile implantable medical device
PCT/US2003/038939 WO2004052456B1 (en) 2002-12-09 2003-12-09 Modular implantable medical device
PCT/US2003/038938 WO2004052455B1 (en) 2002-12-09 2003-12-09 Coupling module of a modular implantable medical device
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PCT/US2003/038982 WO2004052459B1 (en) 2002-12-09 2003-12-09 Concavity of an implantable medical device
PCT/US2003/038927 WO2004052453B1 (en) 2002-12-09 2003-12-09 Low-profile implantable medical device
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