Accession Number : ADD017716

Title :   Real Time Stabilizing System for Pulsating Activity.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 29 Mar 94, patented 5 Sep 95,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Spano, Mark L ; Ditto, William L ; Garfinkel, Alan ; Weiss, James N

Report Date : 05 Sep 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : Electrical stimuli delivered to cardiac tissue at times determined from a chaos stabilizing algorithm, converts arrhythmia activity to periodic beating by an interbeat interval shortening action, utilizing real time calculation based on a system parameter experimentally determined from intervention by the electrical stimuli.

Descriptors :   *HEART, *PATENTS, *ARRHYTHMIA, ALGORITHMS, TISSUES(BIOLOGY), COMPUTATIONS, REAL TIME, PARAMETERS, ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES, PULSES, STIMULI, STABILIZATION SYSTEMS, INTERVALS

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE