IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Long-term intramuscular electrical activation of the phrenic nerve: efficacy as a ventilatory prosthesis

Author(s): D.K. Peterson ; M.L. Nochomovitz ; T.A. Stellato ; J.T. Mortimer
Sponsor(s): IEEE Engineering In Medicine and Biology Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 December 1994
Volume: 41
Page(s): 1,127 - 1,135
ISSN (Electronic): 1558-2531
ISSN (Paper): 0018-9294
DOI: 10.1109/10.335861
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The efficacy of a system for long-term intramuscular activation of the phrenic nerve as a ventilatory prosthesis was evaluated in seven dogs. Five dogs underwent chronic bilateral intramuscular... View More

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