US Patent No: 8,165,840

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Posture sensor automatic calibration

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A system and method automatically calibrate a posture sensor, such as by detecting a walking state or a posture change. For example, a three-axis accelerometer can be used to detect a patient's activity or posture. This information can be used to automatically calibrate subsequent posture or acceleration data.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
CARDIAC PACEMAKERS, INC.ST PAUL, MN2895

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Hatlestad, John D Maplewood, US 94 898
Lewicke, Aaron Forest Lake, US 16 40
Maile, Keith R New Brighton, US 105 839

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