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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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 tip electrode was connected to the high voltage source and placed 10 mm from the low voltage plane electrode.
The phoenix Tuff Tip electrode is constructed with a proprietary reference junction and a ragged pH bulb.
Total Tip Cooling Technology is intended to offer consistent cooling of the entire ablation tip electrode throughout radiofrequency energy delivery.
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.
The safety of the device is further enhanced by the catheter's unique irrigated gold tip electrode with high thermal conductivity.
A small tip electrode surface to help provide higher lead impedances, which can reduce energy drain and thereby help devices last longer.
The Cool Path family was recently expanded with the European CE Mark approval of the Cool Path Duo irrigated ablation catheter, which is designed for uniform cooling of the entire length of the tip electrode.
Temperature and impedance from the catheter tip electrode are updated continuously to offer maximum user control.