tip electrode

tip electrode

Cardiac pacing The distal–usually, stimulating–electrode in a bipolar, transvenous pacing lead system. Cf Ring electrode.
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The Sprint 6943 is the only commercially available lead with a steroid-eluting, extendable/retractable screw-in tip electrode.
The Sprint Quattro 6944 offers quadripolar lead design with passive fixation and a high-impedance Haloe(TM) tip electrode for efficient pacing.
3 mm2 tip electrode demonstrates higher impedance at the electrode/myocardial interface and lower thresholds due to its small diameter.
Tip electrode active type hook (hook) for safety coated electrocautery, a pencil for adaptive electrosurgery, 33 cms long of use videolaparoscopy, individual, sterile, disposable.
Over time, I also used a monopolar loop and a bipolar microtip instrument (Versapoint bipolar spring tip electrode, Ethicon Gynecare) to transect the uterine septum.
The Total Tip Cooling Design is intended to consistently cool the entire tip electrode during radiofrequency energy delivery, resulting in reduced coagulum at the proximal edges of the tip.
The Blazer Open-Irrigated Catheter, launched in CE Mark countries in May 2011, is an advanced catheter that integrates Total Tip Cooling™ Design, which is intended to consistently cool the entire tip electrode during RF energy delivery.
The tip electrode was connected to the high voltage source and placed 10 mm from the low voltage plane electrode.
In addition, the company is launching disposable fixed tip electrode and disposable suction-irrigation electrode products later this quarter, both with hand control capabilities to complement the EM3 AEM Monitor.
In addition to this flexibility, the laser cut design allows fluid to be infused around the entire catheter tip electrode (the part of the catheter that delivers the RF energy.
The 12 irrigation ports on the proximal area of the tip electrode are designed to ensure more uniform cooling of the ablation tip.