Patents by Inventor Wendy A. Wiebusch

Wendy A. Wiebusch has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 4323081
    Abstract: Pacing lead including an elasticized snap-on sleeve integral with a fixation pad for covering and protecting a tip of an electrode, and which is designed for either ventricular or atrial pacing. The electrode includes a U-shaped mid-portion, and extends into and across a hole in the fixation pad. The bottom of the U-shaped portion is recessed slightly below the hole to a position slightly below the lower surface of the elasticized fixation pad. The pacing lead is intended for permanent epicardial pacing, includes a one piece design, provides for easy insertion, is acutely removable, is intended for long-term fixation and acute fixation, and has a low profile suitable for either ventricular or atrial pacing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 30, 1980
    Date of Patent: April 6, 1982
    Assignee: Medtronic, Inc.
    Inventor: Wendy A. Wiebusch