Global Patent Index - EP 1065992 A1

EP 1065992 A1 2001-01-10 - BLADDER SLING

Title (en)

BLADDER SLING

Title (de)

BLASENGURT

Title (fr)

SANGLE POUR LA VESSIE

Publication

EP 1065992 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99945008 A

Priority

  • US 9917474 W
  • US 13359698 A
  • US 27461999 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0009039A1] A sling for supporting the urethra and neck of the bladder to prevent urinary incontinence is disclosed. The sling is designed to provide sufficient support to inhibit the unintended flow of urine, yet stretch in a controlled fashion so that the bladder can be voided at approximate times.

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

A61F 2/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61B 17/02 (2006.01); A61F 2/00 (2006.01); A61B 17/00 (2006.01); A61B 17/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61B 17/0218 (2013.01); A61F 2/0045 (2013.01); A61B 2017/00805 (2013.01); A61B 2017/0225 (2013.01); A61B 2017/0618 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 0009039 A1 20000224; EP 1065992 A1 20010110; EP 1065992 A4 20030806

INPADOC legal status


2006-08-23 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20060301

2003-08-06 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20030623

2001-01-17 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: CONTICARE MEDICAL, INC.

2001-01-10 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20001026

2001-01-10 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

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