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9011361 Lacrimal implant detection  
This document discusses, among other things, an apparatus comprising a lacrimal implant insertable at least partially into a lacrimal punctum. The lacrimal implant comprises an implant core, and...
8986265 Catheter assembly  
A catheter assembly is provided comprising a catheter including a catheter tube and a connector arranged in one end of the catheter tube. The catheter is preferably a urinary, hydrophilic...
8951231 Aseptic adjustable aspiration catheter device  
An aseptic re-aspiration catheter apparatus for removing body fluids from a human body includes a front connector connected to a guide tube, into which a catheter having a predetermined length is...
8936575 Cannula-tip shielding mechanism  
A needle tip shielding mechanism is described herein. The shielding mechanism comprises an outer housing, an inner housing, and a needle having a needle feature. Generally, the outer housing...
8932262 Indwelling device  
The present invention provides a medical device for insertion into a body, the device having at least one surface covered by and attached to at least one detachable cover and at least one surface...
8894613 Catheter attachment and method  
An improved catheter attachment apparatus is provided for use in reducing infections associated with a percutaneous medical device, such as a catheter. Such a barrier system can include: a barrier...
8888747 Catheter assembly with vents  
A catheterization device with vents is disclosed which serves to prevent a build-up of air pressure within a closed protective sheath. The vents may be in the form of small openings and may be...
8882716 Capillary tube assembly  
The present invention relates to a device comprising a capillary tube assembly (100) having a proximal (20) end and a distal (30) end, comprising: a think walled capillary tube shaft (10) disposed...
8870822 Insertion device for insertion heads and infusion sets  
An insertion device for applying an infusion set to the body of a patient, wherein the device has two actuation members which have to be actuated simultaneously to trigger an insertion movement by...
8845589 Device and methods for delivering fluids to animals  
Embodiments of the present invention feature devices and methods for providing fluids to or venting gas from animals which feature a tube and a sheath in which the sheath covers the tube as the...
8808247 Safety needle with positive flush  
A needle assembly including a positive flush mechanism for use with a vascular access port. The needle assembly is configured to supply fluid to the port and to provide a positive flush to...
8808275 Catheter assembly comprising a receptacle accommodating a catheter and a wetting fluid pouch  
A catheter assembly includes a catheter having on at least part of its surface a hydrophilic surface layer; a wetting fluid pouch including first and second layers of flexible material joined by a...
8753368 Sheath introduction apparatus and method  
The present disclosure relates to a sheath system for enabling access through an opening in the body of a patient is provided. The sheath system includes a dilation assembly having a radially...
8740863 Catheter assembly  
A catheter assembly is provided comprising a catheter (3;530;630;730) including a catheter tube (32) and a connector (31;531) arranged in one end of the catheter tube. The catheter is preferably a...
8734399 Self cleaning catheter and methods of use thereof  
An improved catheter is provided for insertion into a trachea, blood vessel, bladder or urinary tract of a patient. The self cleaning catheter can be easily inserted and removed from the patient...
8721669 Systems and methods for surgical removal of brain tumors  
A method for treating a brain tumor includes providing a surgical instrument having an inner member and an outer member. The outer member has a distal region forming a cutting window. The inner...
8652106 Locking guidewire straightener  
A guidewire straightener assembly (50,200,300,400) including a guidewire tube (56,250,450) with a tubular passage therethrough having a first diameter and a distal end including a collar...
8647307 Needle protection device with a blocked protective position  
A needle protection device including a needle holder for operable coupling to an injection device and from which an injection needle projects, a blocking device which projects from the needle...
8636692 Transseptal sheath with air bubble trap  
A transseptal sheath defining a sheath lumen, a proximal end, and a distal end. A valve disposed within the sheath lumen proximate the distal end. The transseptal sheath defining at least one port...
8545552 Systems and methods for transcatheter aortic valve treatment  
Devices and methods are configured to allow transcervical or subclavian access via the common carotid artery to the native aortic valve, and implantation of a prosthetic aortic valve into the...
8523823 Indwelling device  
A medical device for insertion into a body having a surface covered by a detachable cover. The cover may be detached from the surface and removed from the body while the device is inserted in the...
8517985 Needle insertion assistance device  
A needle insertion assistance device is provided to easily hold a needle device, which comprises a syringe and a needle having a needle wing and being attached to the syringe, in order to more...
8491534 Preparation for body surface application and preparation for body surface application-holding sheet  
It is an objective to provide a microneedle and a microneedle array formed from a self-dissolving base which can realize higher absorption efficiency and a higher pharmacological availability. A...
8460214 Vascular guidewire system and method  
A vascular guidewire system includes a tubular member which at least partially encloses a core wire. A first or distal gripper is connected with a handle to grip a proximal end portion of the...
8444625 Inventory sparing catheter systems and methods  
Some embodiments relate to a catheter system having a changeable or adjustable working length. The catheter system can comprise a proximal end, a distal end, and a first axial lumen configured to...
8409168 Pulmonary occlusal stent delivery catheter, loading system and methods of use  
Methods, systems and devices are provided for performing lung volume reduction in patients suffering from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or other conditions where isolation of a lung...
8364284 Implantable electric stimulation system and methods of making and using  
A lead assembly includes a lead with a distal end and a proximal end. The lead includes a plurality of electrodes disposed at the distal end and a plurality of terminals disposed at the proximal...
8313478 Method for manipulating an adjustable shape guide catheter  
A catheter assembly for cannulating an ostium of a coronary sinus of a heart comprises an outer catheter member and an inner catheter member. The outer catheter member has a distal end portion...
8298190 Devices and methods for securing catheter assemblies  
A connecting device for a catheter assembly is disclosed allowing a user to connect a catheter assembly to an adhesive pad which is then capable of anchoring the catheter assembly to a patient's...
8292825 Catheter testing system and uses thereof  
The present invention relates generally to devices and systems for detecting infection within catheters. In particular, the present invention provides catheter testing systems configured to...
8246574 Support catheter  
A support catheter that can be used to aid positioning of a guidewire and other medical devices. The support catheter includes a catheter body having a length, and a supporting structure formed or...
8231601 Long catheter infusion insertion method and apparatus  
A long catheter can be inserted into a patient while eliminating the need for a sterile field by incorporating the long catheter into an infusion tubing and carrying it in with the infusion. The...
8206354 Method for inserting a catheter  
A method for inserting a multiple catheter assembly into a patient. The assembly includes a first catheter which includes a first distal end region, a first outer surface defining a first lumen,...
8202254 Method for using a guidewire locking device  
A guidewire locking device assembly (200) including a guidewire tube (250) with a tubular passage therethrough having a first diameter and a distal end including a collar (260) having a second...
8187229 Coaxial catheter system  
A medical system comprises a first medical probe having indicia, and a second medical probe in a coaxial arrangement with the first medical probe. The second medical probe has a detector (e.g., an...
8147481 Vascular guidewire control apparatus  
A controller for use with a guidewire, such as a vascular guidewire, provides a mechanism for gripping and applying a torque to the guidewire without the need to thread the guidewire axially...
8137777 Moisture curable balloon materials  
The present invention relates to a catheter device having a dilatation balloon formed from a polymeric material crosslinked by moisture through —Si—O—Si— linkages, and to a method of making the...
8133207 Passive activated safety blood collection set  
A shieldable needle device including a needle cannula, a hub, a pair of wings extending laterally from opposing sides of the hub, a tip guard axially movable along the needle cannula from a...
8118275 Valve for a surgical or medical instrument  
A valve for surgical or medical instruments including: a passage that can be at least partially sealed by twisting a flexible section (1) of the passage wall; element for rotating a mobile end (3)...
8096977 Protector and needle set  
A protector comprising an inner tube, a lid connected to an upper opening of the inner tube through a hinge, and an outer tube for holding the inner tube in an inner cavity part of the outer tube....
8052673 Folded catheter assembly with adhesive grip  
A catheter assembly is disclosed comprising a catheter and a receptacle enclosing said catheter. The receptacle has a first part and a second part, which parts are foldable over each other....
8043312 Guidewire for crossing occlusions or stenoses  
Systems and methods for crossing stenosis, partial occlusions, or complete occlusions within a body lumen. The systems generally include an elongate member such as a hollow guidewire that houses a...
8029481 Apparatus and method of inserting an infusing catheter and determining catheter depth without a guidewire or direct contact with the catheter  
A catheter enables measuring and approximating its distal end position within the body to facilitate catheter insertion and improve accuracy and control. By wrapping a long infusion catheter with...
8016797 Needle protection device with a blocked protection position  
A needle protection device for use with an injection device, the needle protection device including a moveable needle protection element which moves through a release course of movement into a...
8014873 Apparatus for implanting an electrical stimulation lead  
In one embodiment, an introducer is provided for implanting an electrical stimulation lead to enable electrical stimulation of nerve tissue. The introducer includes an outer sheath and an inner...
7976504 Needle catheter with axially elongating and contracting needle  
A needle catheter with an axially elongating and contracting needle and methods of using for delivering therapeutic materials to the heart are disclosed.
7955305 Needle inserter and method for infusion device  
An infusion media delivery device includes a housing having a base adapted to be secured to a user's skin. An infusion media reservoir is supported by the housing. A moveable hollow needle is...
7938807 Devices and methods for securing catheter assemblies  
A connecting device for a catheter assembly is disclosed allowing a user to connect a catheter assembly to an adhesive pad which is then capable of anchoring the catheter assembly to a patient's...
7888304 Use of carrageenan in an enzyme flush  
The present disclosure is directed to methods and compositions for clearing and cleaning enteral feeding tubes. More particularly, the composition is an ingestible gel composition that comprises...
7857790 Infection-preventing gastrostomy catheter kit for gastrostomy  
An infection-preventing gastrostomy catheter kit to be used in the gastrostomy, which can pass an intragastric retainer of a catheter easily and reliably through an infection-preventing sheath by...

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