Patent Number: 8,442,657

Title: Stimulation and sensing lead with non-coiled wire construction

Abstract: A cardiac rhythm management device that can comprise a lead and a pulse generator. The lead can comprise lead body, a composite conductor, a stylet guide, two or more electrodes and a proximal connector. The composite conductor can comprise two or more conductors which can electrically couple the electrodes to the proximal connector. The electrodes can be disposed on a distal portion of the lead body and can be longitudinally spaced from one another. The proximal connector can be configured to couple to the pulse generator.

Inventors: Foster; Arthur J. (Centerville, MN)

Assignee: Cardiac Pacemakers, Inc.

International Classification: A61N 1/05 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2021-05-14 0:00:00