Global Patent Index - EP 2106751 B8

EP 2106751 B8 20180214 - Medical instrument with adjustable angle control

Title (en)

Medical instrument with adjustable angle control

Title (de)

Medizinisches Instrument mit arretierbarer Abwinkelsteuerung

Title (fr)

Instrument médical doté d'une commande de pliage pouvant être bloquée

Publication

EP 2106751 B8 20180214 (DE)

Application

EP 09156415 A 20090327

Priority

DE 102008017300 A 20080331

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP2106751A1] The medical instrument (10) comprises a shaft whose distal end (14) is bendable, and a handle (18) arranged at the proximal end of the shaft, where a bend control mechanism (30) for controlling the bending movement is arranged. The bend control mechanism has a pivoted control element (29). The pivoted control element runs over a friction element, and an actuating element is provided by which the friction element is brought out of a locking engagement with the control element.

IPC 8 full level

A61B 17/00 (2006.01); A61B 17/29 (2006.01)

CPC (source: EP)

A61B 17/2909 (2013.01); A61B 2017/003 (2013.01); A61B 2017/2902 (2013.01); A61B 2017/2911 (2013.01); A61B 2017/292 (2013.01); A61B 2017/2925 (2013.01); A61B 2017/2931 (2013.01); A61B 2017/2939 (2013.01); A61B 2017/2946 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MK MT NL NO PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

DOCDB simple family (publication)

EP 2106751 A1 20091007; EP 2106751 B1 20171220; EP 2106751 B8 20180214; DE 102008017300 A1 20091001; US 2009247994 A1 20091001; US 8449530 B2 20130528

DOCDB simple family (application)

EP 09156415 A 20090327; DE 102008017300 A 20080331; US 41511009 A 20090331