Global Patent Index - EP 1006906 A4

EP 1006906 A4 2000-06-14 - ELECTROSURGICAL INSTRUMENT

Title (en)

ELECTROSURGICAL INSTRUMENT

Title (de)

ELEKTROCHIRURGISCHES INSTRUMENT

Title (fr)

INSTRUMENT ELECTROCHIRURGICAL

Publication

EP 1006906 A4 (EN)

Application

EP 98902789 A

Priority

  • US 9800555 W
  • US 78381797 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9830159A1] An exceptionally durable coating for electrosurgical instruments (10) is provided. This conductive coating (12) is composed of magnetite, Fe3O4, particles which are spraycoated onto the base metal (18) of a surgical instrument using a thermal spray technique.

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

A61B 17/39

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61B 18/12 (2006.01); A61B 18/14 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61B 18/14 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

  • No further relevant documents disclosed
  • See also references of WO 9830159A1

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 9830159 A1 19980716; AU 5959798 A 19980803; CA 2277122 A1 19980716; EP 1006906 A1 20000614; EP 1006906 A4 20000614; JP 2001507978 A 20010619

INPADOC legal status


2003-03-05 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20020801

2000-06-14 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 19990713

2000-06-14 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 19991108

2000-06-14 [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

2000-06-14 [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