Pacing system with connector for connecting electrode to pacer Patent #: 4027678
ApplicationNo. 05/776567 filed on 03/11/1977
US Classes:607/37, Feature of generator-applicator connection439/843Having separate gripping spring means located within or extending into rigid socket body
ExaminersPrimary: Kamm, William E.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassesH01R 13/187 (20060101)
A61N 1/372 (20060101)
A61N 1/375 (20060101)
H01R 13/15 (20060101)
H01R 13/523 (20060101)
AbstractA pacemaker pulse generator for providing impulses to stimulate living tissue by means of an electrode at the distal end of a conductive catheter. The catheter is coupled to the pacemaker by means of a connector having engaging surfaces formed by a number of helically-extending, tensioned metal strands.