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US20110245782 Method of Using Catheter with Rotating Portion  
A catheter includes a proximal portion and a distal portion, the distal portion including an arcuate portion. The catheter further includes a rotating portion, the rotating portion connecting the...
US20130245569 Accessory Device for Inner Ear Drug Delivery  
An implantable drug delivery accessory is described. A middle ear guide member has a hollow interior enclosed by a non-permeable outer surface. A proximal end of the middle ear guide member is...
US20140031764 MEDICAL APPLIANCE HAVING A SLIDABLE COATING LAYER AND SYRINGE  
A medical appliance including a slidable coating layer moves in contact with an inner surface of a medical member or that of a lumen. The medical appliance has the slidable coating layer formed at...
US20140358075 Tunneled Catheter with Hemostasis Mechanism  
A hemostasis component for an invasive medical device has an inflatable cylinder affixed to the medical device at a location aligned with an ingress point of a patient. An inflation source is in...
US20130123664 MEDICAL DEVICE HAVING A LUBRICIOUS COATING WITH A HYDROPHILIC COMPOUND IN AN INTERLOCKING NETWORK  
A medical device having a lubricious coating on at least a section of the medical device, and a method of coating a medical device, the lubricious coating being a network of short chain and long...
US20120277690 DEGRADABLE REMOVABLE IMPLANT FOR THE SUSTAINED RELEASE OF AN ACTIVE COMPOUND  
A degradable, removable, pharmaceutical implant for the sustained release of one or more drugs in a subject, wherein the pharmaceutical implant is composed of a tube comprising an outer wall made...
US20120283667 Medical Lumen Access Device Assembly Including Medical Lumen Access Device Holder And Method of Use  
A medical lumen access device assembly includes a medical lumen access device holder including an elongate tube defining a lumen extending from a proximal opening of the elongate tube to a distal...
US20120283666 DRUG ELUTING COCHLEAR IMPLANTS  
Drug delivery systems and biocompatible coatings for use with implantable stimulation devices such as cochlear implants have been developed. These drug delivery systems and coatings comprise...
US20120083750 Antimicrobial Luer Adapter  
A luer adapter includes a body including an inner surface defining a lumen and first and second ends. Each end is adapted to connect to a medical device. An antimicrobial material is positioned at...
US20130274686 MEDICAL DEVICE FOR APPLYING ANTIMICROBIAL TO PROXIMAL END OF CATHETER  
Systems, methods, and articles for providing an antimicrobial composition to the proximal elements of a trans-dermal catheter and into the lumen of the transdermal catheter are disclosed. In an...
US20140323990 Waste Management System  
A waste management system includes a waste transport device and a waste collection device. The waste management system may include a securement device for maintaining the position of the waste...
US20150018774 Antiseptic Cap with Antiseptic  
A syringe assembly including: (1) a syringe barrel defining a chamber; (2) a plunger mounted in the chamber and moveable with respect to the barrel; and (3) a cap assembly containing a cap and an...
US20130138052 MULTI-FUNCTIONAL WIRE GUIDE ASSEMBLY AND METHOD OF USING SAME  
A multi-functional wire guide assembly includes an elongate tubular housing having a length and defining a lumen extending from an open proximal end of the elongate tubular housing to an open...
US20110009831 ANTIMICROBIAL COATING FOR DERMALLY INVASIVE DEVICES  
An antimicrobial coating applied to a transdermal surface of a catheter device. An antimicrobial coating applied to catheter device such that when the catheter device is fully inserted, the...
US20140371713 SHORT-TIME SOLUBLE MICRONEEDLE  
According to the present invention, a microneedle material capable of dissolving in a short-time and being absorbed quickly in order to shorten the application time of the microneedle is provided....
US20080172011 Catheters including antimicrobial sleeve and methods of making catheters  
A catheter includes a tubular body having an outer surface, and a sleeve disposed on only a portion of the outer surface of the tubular body. The sleeve includes an outer layer overlying an inner...
US20140114260 MEDICAL TUBE  
The present invention provides a medical tube mainly comprising a thermoplastic resin wherein the surface contacting the blood has been subjected to a heparinizing treatment and wherein quality...
US20120191064 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR SUB-RETINAL CATHETERIZATION  
Devices and methods are provided for access to the sub-retinal space that lies between the retina and the choroid in order to introduce therapies to the retina and more specifically to the sensory...
US20150038923 LUBRICIOUS EXTRUDED MEDICAL TUBING  
A medical tube having improved lubricity is disclosed. The medical tube is produced by extruding a polymer material blended with a lubricity enhancing additive through a resilient die. The polymer...
US20130184659 LUBRICIOUS EXTRUDED MEDICAL TUBING  
A medical tube having improved lubricity is disclosed. The medical tube is produced by extruding a polymer material blended with a lubricity enhancing additive through a resilient die. The polymer...
US20060052757 Implantable medical device with analgesic or anesthetic  
An implantable medical device such as a catheter with a controlled-release outer layer including a pharmacologically active ingredient for helping to relieve pain associated with the implantation...
US20110238019 RESORBABLE INTRA-URETHRAL PROSTHESIS  
The device made in a resorbable material intended to be placed in urethra for Treatment of stricture has the shape of a tube (1), the wall of which has offices (2).
US20110288498 ANTIMICROBIAL MATERIAL AND METHOD FOR MAKING THE SAME  
This invention provides a modified catheter biomaterial that provides both immediate, and long-term microbiocidal effects on otherwise antibiotic-resistant strains of microorganisms. The material,...
US20130030380 MEDICAL APPLIANCE HAVING A SLIDABLE COATING LAYER AND SYRINGE  
A medical appliance having a slidable coating layer that moves in contact with an inner surface of a medical member or that of a lumen and has the slidable coating layer formed at a part thereof...
US20110054417 BIOACTIVE AGENT RELEASE COATING AND CONTROLLED HUMIDITY METHOD  
A coating composition in the form of a one or multi-part system, and method of applying such a composition under conditions of controlled humidity, for use in coating device surfaces to control...
US20080249482 Self catheterization kit  
A kit for self-catheterization is disclosed. The kit includes a sealed enclosure including a fastener for fastening the enclosure to an individual and self-catheterization supplies located within...
US20120034319 ANTIMICROBIAL HYDROCHLORIC ACID CATHETER LOCK SOLUTION AND METHOD OF USE  
A catheter lock solution includes a hydrochloric acid solution having a concentration of 0.3 Molar to 1.0 Molar. This hydrochloric acid solution may be used to lock a catheter and/or salvage an...
US20070149929 Catheter assembly with osmolality-increasing fluid  
A catheter assembly is disclosed comprising: a hydrophilic catheter; a wetting fluid for wetting of the catheter; and a receptacle enclosing at least the insertable part of the catheter and the...
US20110311602 TRANSDERMAL VENOUS ACCESS LOCKING SOLUTIONS  
Microbial growth inhibiting solutions and methods of employing the microbial growth inhibiting solutions in flushing and coating medical devices are disclosed. In alternative embodiments, the...
US20150258248 MEDICAL TUBES COMPRISING COPPER-BASED COMPOUND  
A medical tube comprising a copper-based compound, which is relatively inexpensive, is easy to process, is not toxic, and has excellent antibacterial activity, comprises: a tube comprising a...
US20100063459 GELATIN-TRANSGLUTAMINASE HEMOSTATIC DRESSINGS AND SEALANTS  
An adhesive material for medical use comprising gelatin and a non-toxic cross-linking material such as transglutaminase. An optional embodiment of the invention includes dressings in which a layer...
US20090101531 Catheter receptacle provided with an antimicrobial compound  
A catheter assembly (110, 210) comprising a catheter (130, 230) and a receptacle (120, 220) is disclosed. The receptacle is arranged to accommodate at least part of said catheter and having at...
US20110301553 Antimicrobial lubricant  
An antimicrobial lubricant combines an antimicrobial agent, preferably silver based, with a silicone lubricant. This is achieved by first formulating a lubricant solution that has a non-volatile...
US20120271248 MARKED PRECOATED MEDICAL DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING SAME  
A method of manufacturing a coated medical device, such as a medical guide wire, including at least applying a first colored coating to at least a first portion of an outer surface of a medical...
US20100010456 System and Method for the Prevention of Bacterial and Fungal Infections Including Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) Using N-Halogenated Amino Acids  
Disclosed is a system that prevents the development of infection and biofilm establishment in medical devices in general, and in particular Urinary Tract Infections (UTI), including...
US20090255536 Biofilm-Inhibiting Catheters and Tubings  
Antimicrobial and biofilm-inhibiting nitric oxide-releasing medical appliances for installation into a patient, and processes for producing the medical appliances. The medical appliances are...
US20120253296 MEDICAL APPARATUS WITH LUBRICITY AND MANUFACTURING METHOD OF SAME  
The present disclosure provides a medical instrument with a coating that provides excellent lubricity when wet. The medical instrument possesses a coating including a wet lubricating film with...
US20080009810 Dysphagia Recovery By Electrical Stimulation  
A device for assisting recovery from dysphagia, and a method of preventing and/or treating dysphagia. The device includes a catheter suitable for insertion into the body of a patient, for the...
US20100036332 ASPIRATION DRAINAGE SYSTEM COMPRISING A MATERIAL DEPOT WITH AN ANTI-BACTERIAL ACTION  
The subject matter of the invention is an aspiration drainage system for aspirating secretions and other fluids out of the human or animal body using a suction tube and at least one material...
US20130053755 BIO-COMPATIBLE CATHETER  
A bio-compatible lumen bearing device such as a catheter formed of a polymeric material having a titanium surface bonded to the underlying exposed catheter surface. The titanium surface is...
US20090131883 ANTIMICROBIAL GAS-RELEASING EAR DRAINAGE TUBES  
A nitric oxide gas-releasing conduit configured for surgical implantation through a patient's tympanic membrane. The nitric oxide gas-releasing conduit comprises a gas-permeable cured resin...
US20090198197 THERAPEUTIC SLEEVE FOR IMPLANTABLE MEDICAL DEVICE  
A therapeutic sleeve is disposable about a therapy delivery element. The sleeve has a first opening, a second opening, and a radially elastic body member disposed between the first and second...
US20110160681 Systems, devices, and methods including catheters having light removable coatings based on a sensed condition  
Systems, devices, methods, and compositions are described for providing an actively-controllable disinfecting implantable device configured to, for example, treat or prevent an infection in a...
US20120150095 ANTIMICROBIAL MATERIAL AND METHOD FOR MAKING THE SAME  
This invention provides a modified catheter/indwelling device biomaterial that provides both immediate, and long-term microbiocidal effects on otherwise antibiotic-resistant strains of...
US20080300554 LUBRICANT FOR MEDICAL DEVICES  
A formulation and method for providing medical devices with a lubricious and non-toxic coating Medical devices having a lubricious, non-toxic coating.
US20130245570 PROGESTERONE-CONTAINING COMPOSITIONS AND DEVICES  
Progesterone-containing compositions and devices that can maintain opening of a body passageway are described. One aspect of the invention provides a therapeutically effective (e.g., relaxative,...
US20060263404 Assembly for the preparation of a medical device having a coating comprising hydrogen peroxide  
The present invention provides an assembly for the preparation of a medical device having a porous coating comprising hydrogen peroxide. Particularly interesting medical devices are catheters...
US20110086101 Dispersinb, 5-Fluorouracil, Deoxyribonuclease I and Proteinase K-Based Antibiofilm Compositions and Uses Thereof  
The present invention provides antibiofilm composition comprising two or more agents selected from the group consisting of DispersinB™, 5-Fluorouracil, Deoxyribonuclease I and Proteinase K for...
US20120010590 Swallowable Drug Delivery Device and Method of Delivery  
Embodiments of the invention provide swallowable devices, preparations and methods for delivering drugs and other therapeutic agents within the GI tract. Some embodiments provide a swallowable...
US20130123715 Indwelling catheter probe incorporating proanthocyanidines  
An indwelling catheter probe, wherein it incorporates, at its external and/or internal surface, an extract of Vaccinium macrocarpon containing proanthocyanidines applied either by adsorption, by...

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