A Wireless Implantable Switched-Capacitor Based Optogenetic Stimulating System

Lee, Hyung-Min ;   Kwon, Ki Yong ;   Li, Wen ;   Ghovanloo, Maysam

Tags Neural stimulation (incl deep brain stimulation)Wireless telemetric systemsRF coil technology for neural interfaces

A power-efficient implantable optogenetic interface is presented using a wireless switched-capacitor based stimulating (SCS) system. The SCS...

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Currents Induced by Fast Movements Inside the MRI Room May Cause Inhibition in an Implanted Pacemaker

Mattei, Eugenio ;   Censi, Federica ;   Mancini, Matteo ;   Napolitano, Antonio ;   Genovese, Elisabetta ;   Cannatà, Vittorio ;   Burriesci, Burriesci ;   Falsaperla, Rosaria ;   Calcagnini, Giovanni

Tags MRI-compatible instrumentation and device managementSafetyHeart and circulatory support devices

The static magnetic field generated by MRI systems is highly non-homogenous and rapidly decreases when moving away from the bore of the...

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Design and Clinical Feasibility of Personal Wearable Monitor for Measurement of Activity and Environmental Exposure

Fletcher, Richard Ribon ;   Oreskovic, Nicolas M ;   Robinson, Alyssa

Tags Wellness monitoring technologiesWireless telemetric systemsPhysiological monitoring devices

Human exposure to specific environmental factors (e.g. air quality, lighting, and sound) is known to play an important role in the pathogenesis...

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Feasibility of Pulse Presence and Pulse Strength Assessment During Head-Up Tilt Table Testing Using an Accelerometer Located at the Carotid Artery

Muehlsteff, Jens ;   Dellimore, Kiran ;   Aarts, Vincent ;   Brinkmeyer, Christoph ;   Eickholt, Christian ;   Kelm, Malte ;   Meyer, Christian

Tags Personalized therapeutic devices and emergency response systemsPhysiological monitoring devices

Neurally mediated syncope (NMS) is a disorder of the autonomic regulation of postural tone, which is characterized by hypotension and/or...

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On-Demand Wireless Infusion Rate Control in an Implantable Micropump for Patient-Tailored Treatment of Chronic Conditions

Sheybani, Roya ;   Meng, Ellis

Tags Wireless telemetric systemsInfusion pumps

Wireless infusion rate control and programmability for an implantable, low power, electrochemical micropump is presented. Flow rate control was...

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Real-Time Implementation of Cochlear Implant Speech Processing Pipeline on Smartphones

Parris, Shane ;   Torlak, Murat ;   Kehtarnavaz, Nasser

Tags Cochlear implantDesign and developmentProsthetic limbs, devices, and related appliances and aides

This paper presents the real-time implementation of an adaptive speech processing pipeline for cochlear implants on the smartphone platform....

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