Patent Number: 7,787,960

Title: Lead anchoring assembly

Abstract: An electrical lead anchoring assembly comprising a body comprising at least one recess and at least one channel there through for receiving at least one electrical lead, at least one arm pivotably coupled to the body and moveable between an open and a closed position wherein the arm is at least partially disposed within the recess such that the arm intrudes into the channel and frictionally abuts at least a portion of the length of electrical lead disposed in the channel to couple the lead to the body.

Inventors: Lubenow; Timothy R. (Hinsdale, IL), Chinn; Kenny Kinyen (Castaic, CA), Gillespie; Christopher Ewan (Stevenson Ranch, CA), Barker; John M. (Ventura, CA)

Assignee: Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corporation

International Classification: A61N 1/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018