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The Pulse Generator

  • Richard S. Sanders

A cardiac pulse generator is a device having a power source and electronic circuitry that produce output stimuli. Functionally, at its simplest, current sourced by the device’s battery travels through a connecting pathway to stimulate the heart and then flows back into the pacemaker to complete the circuit.

Keywords

Pulse Width Pulse Generator Current Drain Charge Pump Slew Rate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Richard S. Sanders
    • 1
  1. 1.VP Sales and MarketingCameron Health, Inc.San ClementeUSA

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