Global Patent Index - EP 0861143 A4

EP 0861143 A4 2003-06-11 - METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR MAKING A DRUG INFUSION DEVICE

Title (en)

METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR MAKING A DRUG INFUSION DEVICE

Title (de)

VERFAHREN SOWIE VORRICHTUNG ZUR HERSTELLUNG EINES ARZNEIMITTEL-INFUSIONSSYSTEMS

Title (fr)

PROCEDE ET APPAREIL POUR REALISER UN DISPOSITIF POUR LA PERFUSION D'UN MEDICAMENT

Publication

EP 0861143 A4 (EN)

Application

EP 95940032 A

Priority

US 9514998 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9718067A1] Methods and apparatus are provided for converting standard catheters or balloon catheters into drug infusion devices on an as-needed basis in a sterile environment, and which permit re-use of catheter devices previously used in a preceding non-invasive procedure. Apparatus (10) is provided having a cavity (16) for receiving a catheter device and a plurality of perforation pins (12) or teeth for creating apertures in the catheter. Apparatus (10) capable of converting a wide range of catheter devices into drug infusion devices is provided, which apparatus (10) may be single-use disposable or re-sterilizable and re-usable.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

B26F 1/24; B26F 1/36; B26F 1/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B26F 1/00 (2006.01); B26F 1/24 (2006.01); B26F 1/36 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B26F 1/24 (2013.01); A61M 25/0015 (2013.01); B26F 1/0015 (2013.01); B26F 1/36 (2013.01); A61M 2025/105 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9718067 A1 19970522; AU 4164796 A 19970605; EP 0861143 A1 19980902; EP 0861143 A4 20030611

INPADOC legal status


2004-10-13 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040414

2004-01-14 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20031202

2003-06-11 [A4] DESPATCH OF SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20030502

2003-06-11 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- IPC: 7B 26F 1/24 A

2003-06-11 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- IPC: 7B 26F 1/36 B

2003-06-11 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- IPC: 7B 26F 1/00 B

1998-09-02 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 19980603

1998-09-02 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH DE DK ES FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE