Global Patent Index - EP 1255581 A1

EP 1255581 A1 2002-11-13 - CATHETER AND INTRODUCER NEEDLE ASSEMBLY WITH COMPACT NEEDLE SHIELD

Title (en)

CATHETER AND INTRODUCER NEEDLE ASSEMBLY WITH COMPACT NEEDLE SHIELD

Title (de)

KATHETER UND EINFÜHRNADEL-ANORDNUNG MIT KOMPAKTEM NADELSCHUTZ

Title (fr)

ENSEMBLE CATHETER ET AIGUILLE D'INTRODUCTION POURVU D'UNE PROTECTION D'AIGUILLE COMPACTE

Publication

EP 1255581 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 01948944 A

Priority

  • US 0102129 W
  • US 49933100 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0156642A1] A catheter and introducer needle assembly with a compact needle shield is provided wherein the needle includes a discontinuity thereon, which may take the form of an enlarged diameter portion. The needle shield includes a spring clip that engages the enlarged diameter portion to prevent unwanted proximal and distal movement of the needle once the needle has been withdrawn into the needle shield.

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

A61M 25/06; A61M 5/32

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61M 25/06 (2006.01); A61M 5/32 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61M 25/0618 (2013.01); A61M 5/3273 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0156642A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 0156642 A1 20010809; AU 2001229706 B2 20050512; AU 2970601 A 20010814; EP 1255581 A1 20021113

INPADOC legal status


2005-02-23 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040803

2002-11-13 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20020904

2002-11-13 [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 TR

2002-11-13 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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