US 9,813,078 B2
Systems and methods for automated electrical element addressing
John T. Gale, Chardon, OH (US); Jorge Gonzalez-Martinez, University Hts., OH (US); and Imad Najm, Cleveland, OH (US)
Assigned to The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH (US)
Filed by THE CLEVELAND CLINIC FOUNDATION, Cleveland, OH (US)
Filed on Oct. 21, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/299,615.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/245,449, filed on Oct. 23, 2015.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/337,938, filed on May 18, 2016.
Prior Publication US 2017/0117916 A1, Apr. 27, 2017
Int. Cl. A61B 5/04 (2006.01); H03M 7/30 (2006.01); G06K 19/06 (2006.01); A61B 5/00 (2006.01); A61B 5/0408 (2006.01)
CPC H03M 7/30 (2013.01) [G06K 19/06 (2013.01); A61B 5/0002 (2013.01); A61B 5/04085 (2013.01); A61B 5/4362 (2013.01)] 18 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A method comprising:
encoding, by a microcircuit associated with an electrical element, a sequence with a label corresponding to the electrical element;
transmitting, by the microcircuit, the sequence to an acquisition system;
decoding, by the acquisition system, the sequence to determine the label corresponding to the electrical element; and
assigning, by the acquisition system, the label corresponding to the electrical element to a recording channel,
wherein the electrical element comprises an addressable electrode contact, an addressable electrode comprising a plurality of electrode contacts, or a non-addressable electrical element.