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1. (WO1995027468) APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR USE IN SURGERY
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Pub. No.: WO/1995/027468 International Application No.: PCT/US1995/004202
Publication Date: 19.10.1995 International Filing Date: 05.04.1995
Chapter 2 Demand Filed: 31.10.1995
IPC:
A61B 17/00 (2006.01) ,A61B 17/34 (2006.01) ,A61B 19/00 (2006.01) ,A61B 19/08 (2006.01) ,A61F 5/445 (2006.01)
A HUMAN NECESSITIES
61
MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
B
DIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
17
Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
A HUMAN NECESSITIES
61
MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
B
DIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
17
Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
34
Trocars; Puncturing needles
A HUMAN NECESSITIES
61
MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
B
DIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
19
Instruments, implements or accessories for surgery or diagnosis not covered by any of the groups A61B1/-A61B18/149
A HUMAN NECESSITIES
61
MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
B
DIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
19
Instruments, implements or accessories for surgery or diagnosis not covered by any of the groups A61B1/-A61B18/149
08
Surgical drapes
A HUMAN NECESSITIES
61
MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
F
FILTERS IMPLANTABLE INTO BLOOD VESSELS; PROSTHESES; DEVICES PROVIDING PATENCY TO, OR PREVENTING COLLAPSING OF, TUBULAR STRUCTURES OF THE BODY, E.G. STENTS; ORTHOPAEDIC, NURSING OR CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES; FOMENTATION; TREATMENT OR PROTECTION OF EYES OR EARS; BANDAGES, DRESSINGS OR ABSORBENT PADS; FIRST-AID KITS
5
Orthopaedic methods or devices for non-surgical treatment of bones or joints; Nursing devices
44
Devices worn by the patient for reception of urine, faeces, catamenial or other discharge; Colostomy devices
445
Colostomy devices
Applicants:
MEDICAL CREATIVE TECHNOLOGIES, INC. [US/US]; 2950-N Advance Lane Colmar, PA 18915-9727, US
Inventors:
LEAHY, Patrick, F.; IE
CROOK, Berwyn, M.; US
RAMBO, Robert, D.; US
Agent:
KITA, Stanley, B. ; Howson and Howson Spring House Corporate Center P.O. Box 457 Spring House, PA 19477, US
Priority Data:
08/300,34602.09.1994US
08/410,31629.03.1995US
S94032808.04.1994IR
Title (EN) APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR USE IN SURGERY
(FR) APPAREIL ET PROCEDE DESTINES A UN USAGE CHIRURGICAL
Abstract:
(EN) This invention is an apparatus and method for hand assisted minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery which allows for palpation and biophysical feedback within a sterile environment. A sleeve (18) provides a sealed chamber communicating with entry (23a) and exit openings (24) for access to a wound (w) and port (34) for introducing surgical instruments within easy reach of the hand.
(FR) La présente invention se rapporte à un appareil et un procédé destinés à la chirurgie laparoscopique peu invasive à intervention manuelle, qui permet d'effectuer la palpation et d'obtenir des informations biophysiques en retour dans un environnement stérile. Une gaine (18) constitue une chambre hermétique communicant avec des orifices d'entrée (23a) et de sortie (24) permettant d'accéder à une lésion (w), ainsi qu'avec un port (34), permettant d'introduire des instruments chirurgicaux, à portée de main.
Designated States: AU, BR, CA, CN, JP, KR, MX, NZ, SG
European Patent Office (AT, BE, CH, DE, DK, ES, FR, GB, GR, IE, IT, LU, MC, NL, PT, SE)
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)
Also published as:
AU1995022403