Global patent index - EP 1011477 A1

EP 1011477 A1 2000-06-28 - BIOPROTHESIS FILM STRIP FOR SURGICAL STAPLER AND METHOD OF ATTACHING THE SAME

Title (en)

BIOPROTHESIS FILM STRIP FOR SURGICAL STAPLER AND METHOD OF ATTACHING THE SAME

Title (de)

BIOPROTHETISCHER FILMSTREIFEN FÜR CHIRURGISCHES KLAMMERGERÄT, SOWIE BEFESTIGUNGSVERFAHREN DAFÜR

Title (fr)

RUBAN MINCE DE FERMETURE D'UNE BIOPROTHESE POUR AGRAFEUSE CHIRURGICALE ET SON PROCEDE DE FIXATION

Publication

EP 1011477 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98910121 A

Priority

  • US 9804028 W
  • US 81005497 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9838923A1] A bioprosthesis sealing film strip is attached to a surgical stapler by passing a jaw of the stapler through openings formed in the ends of the strip. Following stapling, the strip is released by making a cut from the opening to the edge of the strip. Alternatively, one end of the strip may be releasably secured to pins formed on the jaws.

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

A61B 17/072; A61B 17/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61B 19/00 (2006.01); A61B 17/04 (2006.01); A61B 17/072 (2006.01); A61L 27/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61B 17/07207 (2013.01); A61B 17/07292 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9838923A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

CH DE ES FR GB IT LI

EPO simple patent family

WO 9838923 A1 19980911; AU 6444298 A 19980922; CA 2282761 A1 19980911; EP 1011477 A1 20000628; JP 2001514539 A 20010911

INPADOC legal status

2002-03-13 [18W] WITHDRAWN

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- Date of withdrawal: 20020104

2000-11-22 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

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- Effective date: 20001005

2000-06-28 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

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- Effective date: 19990921

2000-06-28 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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- Designated State(s): CH DE ES FR GB IT LI