Global Patent Index - EP 0894016 A4

EP 0894016 A4 2000-05-24 - APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR LOCATING A CATHETER

Title (en)

APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR LOCATING A CATHETER

Title (de)

GERÄT UND VERFAHREN ZUM ORTEN EINES KATHETERS

Title (fr)

APPAREIL ET PROCEDE DE MISE EN PLACE D'UN CATHETER

Publication

EP 0894016 A4 (EN)

Application

EP 97906942 A

Priority

  • AU 9700166 W
  • AU PN870096 A
  • AU PN924496 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9733643A1] An apparatus for locating a catheter (10), the apparatus characterised in that it comprises at least two layers of material (18, 20) applied about the catheter (10), the layers (18, 20) being able to adhere together and thereby forming a sandwich, one layer of material (20) further being directly or indirectly adherable to the skin (12) of a patient, at least one of the layers of material (18, 20) having a durometer allowing same to conform substantially to the catheter (10) whereby contact between the layers (18, 20) and the catheter (10) is made about a substantial portion of the circumferential extent of the catheter (10).

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

A61M 25/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61M 25/02 (2006.01); A61M 39/16 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61M 25/02 (2013.01); A61M 39/16 (2013.01); A61M 2025/0266 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 9733643 A1 19970918; AU 1917697 A 19971001; EP 0894016 A1 19990203; EP 0894016 A4 20000524

INPADOC legal status


2005-10-21 [REG HK WD] APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN, DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN, OR REFUSED AFTER PUBLICATION IN HONG KONG

- Document: HK 1018223

2003-04-23 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20021001

2000-05-24 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20000406

2000-05-24 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A4

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

1999-02-03 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 19980914

1999-02-03 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

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