Global Patent Index - EP 1003452 A1

EP 1003452 A1 2000-05-31 - MEDICAL LASER GUIDANCE APPARATUS

Title (en)

MEDICAL LASER GUIDANCE APPARATUS

Title (de)

MEDIZINISCHE LASERFÜHRUNGSVORRICHTUNG

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF MEDICAL DE GUIDAGE LASER

Publication

EP 1003452 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98935203 A

Priority

  • GB 9802204 W
  • GB 9717282 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9908635A1] A laser guidance apparatus comprises a laser light source and laser light directing means for directing light from the laser light source into the optical path of a retina viewing apparatus at its optical output. Laser light positioning means moves the position of laser light from the laser light source within said optical path, and control means control the laser light source and positioning means in order to apply, in use, laser light to specific points or areas in the retina of an eye.

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

A61F 9/007

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61F 9/007 (2006.01); A61F 9/008 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61F 9/008 (2013.01); A61F 2009/00851 (2013.01); A61F 2009/00863 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9908635A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

BE DE DK ES FI FR GB IT NL SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9908635 A1 19990225; AU 8455298 A 19990308; EP 1003452 A1 20000531; GB 9717282 D0 19971022; JP 2001514928 A 20010918

INPADOC legal status


2004-11-24 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040720

2003-12-03 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20030617

2000-05-31 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000221

2000-05-31 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): BE DE DK ES FI FR GB IT NL SE