Global Patent Index - EP 0865546 B1

EP 0865546 B1 2001-02-28 - METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR THE COLLECTION AND THE DISPOSAL OF THE DEJECTIONS FROM PATIENTS CONFINED TO BED IN SANITARY INSTITUTES

Title (en)

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR THE COLLECTION AND THE DISPOSAL OF THE DEJECTIONS FROM PATIENTS CONFINED TO BED IN SANITARY INSTITUTES

Title (de)

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUM SAMMELN UND WEGRÄUMEN VON ENTLASTUNG VON BETTLÄGERIGEN PATIENTEN IN GESUNDHEITSINSTITUTEN

Title (fr)

PROCEDE ET APPAREIL SERVANT A RECUEILLIR ET A EVACUER LES DEJECTIONS DE MALADES GRABATAIRES DANS LES ETABLISSEMENTS MEDICAUX

Publication

EP 0865546 B1 (EN)

Application

EP 96941815 A

Priority

  • IT 9600246 W
  • IT FI950251 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9721000A1] Method for the collection and the disposal of the dejections from patients confined to bed comprising the use of a film of polyvinyl alcohol to line the collection pad and the treatment of the wrapper containing the dejection with hot water at a temperature not lower than 60 DEG C simultaneously submitting it to a mechanical mincing. The suspension thus obtained can be disposed of through the sewer system. The apparatus to implement the method comprises a container (10) with a blade mixer (12), in which the wrapper is immersed with hot water produced by an external heater (16).

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

E03D 9/10; A61F 13/15

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61G 9/00 (2006.01); E03D 9/10 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61G 9/003 (2013.01); E03D 9/10 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT CH DE ES FR GB GR LI

EPO simple patent family

WO 9721000 A1 19970612; AT 199422 T 20010315; AU 1109097 A 19970627; DE 69611933 D1 20010405; DE 69611933 T2 20011004; EP 0865546 A1 19980923; EP 0865546 B1 20010228; IT 1278805 B1 19971128; IT FI950251 A1 19970606; IT FI950251 D0 19951206

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