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Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2009;2009:5506-9. doi: 10.1109/IEMBS.2009.5333177.

Flexible thin film electrode arrays for minimally-invasive neurological monitoring.

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  • 1Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI 53706 USA.


We present approaches for using thin film polymeric electrode arrays for use in applications of minimally invasive neurological monitoring. The flexibility and unique surface properties of the thin-film polyimide substrate in combination with a compact device platform make them amenable to a variety of surgical implantation procedures. Using a rapid-prototyping and fabrication technique, arrays of various geometries can be fabricated within a week. In this paper we test two different approaches for deploying electrode arrays through small cranial openings.

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