Global Patent Index - EP 1024775 A1

EP 1024775 A1 2000-08-09 - PATIENT TRANSFER DEVICE

Title (en)

PATIENT TRANSFER DEVICE

Title (de)

PATIENTENTRANSFERVORRICHTUNG

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF DE TRANSFERT POUR PATIENT

Publication

EP 1024775 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98949136 A

Priority

  • GB 9803167 W
  • GB 9722433 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9921523A1] A device is provided for transferring a patient from a first to a second surface, comprising a sheet of flexible material (such as fire resistant woven nylon fabric), having first and second opposed longitudinal edges, for bearing the patient during the transfer operation, at least one handle disposed generally at each said longitudinal edge for enabling an operator to transfer the device bearing the patient from the first to the second surface, and at least one handle intermediate the said longitudinal edges, for facilitating the said transfer operation and for facilitating the removal of the device from beneath the patient once the transfer operation is complete.

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

A61G 1/01

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61G 1/01 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61G 1/01 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9921523A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

BE DE FR GB IE IT NL SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9921523 A1 19990506; AU 9551198 A 19990517; CA 2314343 A1 19990506; EP 1024775 A1 20000809; GB 9722433 D0 19971224

INPADOC legal status


2002-07-17 [18W] WITHDRAWN

- Date of withdrawal: 20020522

2000-09-06 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: BARTS AND THE LONDON NATIONAL HEALTH SERVICE TRUST

2000-08-09 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000420

2000-08-09 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): BE DE FR GB IE IT NL SE