Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Adjustable medical electrode lead










Image Number 3 for United States Patent #5919222.

An implantable electrical lead having an elongated lead body carrying a conductor therein and an elongated electrode extending from the lead body and coupled to the conductor. The lead is provided with an insulative tubular sheath mounted around the electrode and slideable thereon, the sheath having a length less than that of the electrode. Optionally, the sheath is provided with a mechanism for facilitating its removal from the electrode, which may take the form of a weakened zone formed in the sheath. The lead may be provided with a plurality of insulative sheaths slidably mounted around the electrode, and each sheath is preferably provided with a mechanism for stabilizing the location of the sheath along the electrode, which mechanism may function to frictionally engage the sheath with the electrode or to compress the sheath around the electrode.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Reactor core of liquid metal cooled reactor
Interferer region identification using image processing
Image forming apparatus with an improved density adjustment unit
Method of fabricating display device
Antimicrobial polysiloxane materials containing metal species
(4937
Fixture for camera attachments
  Randomly Featured Patents
Tire recycling process
Data relay device, data relay method, and computer product
Guard for tilt cylinder hoses and fittings
Locker and locker-shelf insert
Apparatus for installing and removing flow valves
Device for holding the ends of the turns of a stator winding in a dynamoelectric machine
Substituted nucleic acid mimics
Apparatus for generating elevated voltage
Keypad and/or touchpad construction
Method and apparatus for implementing L2 VPNs on an IP network