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1. (WO2004009179) METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR REDUCING HEAT FLOW
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Pub. No.:    WO/2004/009179    International Application No.:    PCT/US2003/022705
Publication Date: 29.01.2004 International Filing Date: 14.07.2003
IPC:
A61N 1/378 (2006.01)
Applicants: MEDTRONIC, INC. [US/US]; MS LC340, 710 Medtronic Parkway NE, Minneapolis, MN 55432 (US)
Inventors: SKARSTAD, Paul, M.; (US).
CASBY, Kurt, J.; (US)
Agent: WOLDE-MICHAEL, Girma; MS LC340, 710 Medtronic Parkway NE, Minneapolis, MN 55432 (US)
Priority Data:
10/198,016 18.07.2002 US
Title (EN) METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR REDUCING HEAT FLOW
(FR) PROCEDE ET APPAREIL DE REDUCTION DE FLUX THERMIQUE
Abstract: front page image
(EN)The present invention provides a method and apparatus for reducing heat flow in sealed devices. The apparatus includes a casing adapted to enclose a volume. The apparatus further includes at least one sacrificial member positioned in the casing, wherein the at least one sacrificial member is adapted to absorb at least a portion of a heat flow in the volume.
(FR)L'invention concerne un procédé et un appareil de réduction de flux thermique dans des dispositifs hermétiquement fermés. L'appareil de l'invention comprend une enveloppe conçue pour contenir un certain volume. Ledit appareil comprend en outre au moins un élément sacrificiel positionné dans ladite enveloppe, conçu pour absorber au moins une partie d'un flux thermique dans ledit volume.
Designated States: CA, JP.
European Patent Office (AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HU, IE, IT, LU, MC, NL, PT, RO, SE, SI, SK, TR).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)