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Method for producing electromuscular incapacitation

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A method and device to temporarily incapacitate a subject for a prolonged period by first applying to said subject a continuous pulsed electric waveform to incapacitate the subject, followed by applying a second intermittent pulsed electric waveform to the subject, which safely maintains the incapacitation of the subject with forced breathing.

Inventors: 
Ziriax, John; D'andrea, John; Comeaux, James A.; Lu, Shin-tsu
Patent Number: 
Technical domain: 
Electronics and Energy
FIle Date: 
2012-03-03
Grant Date: 
2014-11-04
Grant time: 
976 days
Grant time percentile rank: 
17
Claim count percentile rank: 
7
Citations percentile rank: 
1
'Cited by' percentile rank: 
1
Assignee: 
US NAVY