Title:
Device for fixating a tube relative to a skin surface part of a patient or person
United States Patent D555788


Inventors:
Southwell, James E. (Brockworth, GB)
Cummings, Edward A. (Armagh, GB)
Application Number:
29/237304
Publication Date:
11/20/2007
Filing Date:
08/29/2005
Assignee:
Unomedical Limited (Redditch, GB)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 2402
Field of Search:
128/DIG.26, 604/304, D24/189, 604/174, D24/128, 604/307, 604/180, D24/143, D24/127, 128/112.1
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US Patent References:
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Primary Examiner:
GOODMAN, ERIC L
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
KLEIN, O'NEILL & SINGH, LLP (IRVINE, CA, US)
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design of a device for fixating a tube relative to a skin surface part of a patient or person, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a top perspective view of a device for fixating a tube relative to a skin surface part of a patient or person, in accordance with a first embodiment of our new design, showing the top, the rear edge, and one side edge thereof;

FIG. 2 is a bottom perspective view of the device of FIG. 1, showing the bottom, the front edge, and the other side edge thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top perspective view of a device for fixating a tube relative to a skin surface part of a patient or person, in accordance with a second embodiment of our new design, showing the top, the rear edge, and one side edge thereof; and,

FIG. 4 is a bottom perspective view of the device of FIG. 3, showing the bottom, the front edge, and the other side edge thereof.