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Device-based autonomic modulation in arrhythmia patients: the role of vagal nerve stimulation.

AbstractCurr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med. 2015 May;17(5):379. doi: 10.1007/s11936-015-0379-9. Device-based autonomic modulation in arrhythmia patients: the role of vagal nerve stimulation. Huang WA1, Shivkumar K, Vaseghi M. Author information 1UCLA Cardiac Arrhythmia Center, University of California, 100 Medical Plaza, Suite … Continue reading

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Relationship of vocal cord paralysis to the coil diameter of vagus nerve stimulator leads.

J Neurosurg. 2015 Mar;122(3):532-5. doi: 10.3171/2014.10.JNS14640. Epub 2014 Dec 19. Relationship of vocal cord paralysis to the coil diameter of vagus nerve stimulator leads. Robinson LC1, Winston KR. Author information 1Department of Neurosurgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora; … Continue reading

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Safety of a dedicated brain MRI protocol in patients with a vagus nerve stimulator.

Epilepsia. 2014 Nov;55(11):e112-5. doi: 10.1111/epi.12774. Epub 2014 Sep 19. Safety of a dedicated brain MRI protocol in patients with a vagus nerve stimulator. de Jonge JC1, Melis GI, Gebbink TA, de Kort GA, Leijten FS. Author information 1Department of Neurology … Continue reading

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Vagus nerve stimulation could increase cardiac stability and reduce risk of SUDEP

Epilepsy Vagus nerve stimulation could increase cardiac stability and reduce risk of SUDEP Journal name: Nature Reviews Neurology Year published: (2014) DOI: doi:10.1038/nrneurol.2014.243 Published online 16 December 2014 Article tools Citation Reprints Rights & permissions Article metrics An ECG study … Continue reading

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Cyberonics Reports Consistently Positive Results From The E-36 And E-37 Studies For VNS Therapy Delivered By AspireSR®

Cyberonics Reports Consistently Positive Results From The E-36 And E-37 Studies For VNS Therapy Delivered By AspireSRĀ® Generator New Results Presented at the 68th American Epilepsy Society (AES) Annual Meeting HOUSTON, Dec. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Cyberonics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYBX), … Continue reading

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Grant Enables Researchers to Continue Studying Stroke Recovery

research Grant Enables Researchers to Continue Studying Stroke Recovery Oct. 20, 2014 Dr. Michael Kilgard Dr. Robert Rennaker At UT Dallas, researchers are developing new techniques to aid recovery from stroke. Their efforts recently received a boost thanks to a … Continue reading

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Safety of a dedicated brain MRI protocol in patients with a vagus nerve stimulator.

Epilepsia. 2014 Sep 19. doi: 10.1111/epi.12774. [Epub ahead of print] Safety of a dedicated brain MRI protocol in patients with a vagus nerve stimulator. de Jonge JC1, Melis GI, Gebbink TA, de Kort GA, Leijten FS. Author information 1Department of … Continue reading

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