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1. (WO2010033541) MEDICAL DEVICE WITH PREFERENTIAL BENDING
Latest bibliographic data on file with the International Bureau   

Pub. No.:    WO/2010/033541    International Application No.:    PCT/US2009/057086
Publication Date: 25.03.2010 International Filing Date: 16.09.2009
IPC:
A61M 25/01 (2006.01)
Applicants: BOSTON SCIENTIFIC SCIMED, INC. [US/US]; One Scimed Place Maple Grove, MN 55311 (US) (For All Designated States Except US).
JENNINGS, Adam [VU/US]; (US) (For US Only).
LAYMAN, Ted [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
EIDENSCHINK, Tracee [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
HEIDNER, Matt [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
NORTHROP, Clay [US/US]; (US) (For US Only)
Inventors: JENNINGS, Adam; (US).
LAYMAN, Ted; (US).
EIDENSCHINK, Tracee; (US).
HEIDNER, Matt; (US).
NORTHROP, Clay; (US)
Agent: SEAGER, Glenn M.; 1221 Nicollet Avenue Suite 800 Minneapolis, MN 55403 (US)
Priority Data:
12/233,078 18.09.2008 US
Title (EN) MEDICAL DEVICE WITH PREFERENTIAL BENDING
(FR) DISPOSITIF MÉDICAL PRÉSENTANT UNE COURBURE PRÉFÉRENTIELLE
Abstract: front page image
(EN)Medical devices such as catheters may provide advantages in flexibility, strength and other desired properties. Some medical devices may include a hypotube that has a plurality of slots disposed therein. The hypotube or another portion of the medical device may cause or permit the medical device to exhibit preferential bending in a single direction.
(FR)Les dispositifs médicaux tels que les cathéters peuvent présenter des avantages en termes de flexibilité, résistance mécanique ou autres propriétés souhaitées. Les dispositifs médicaux selon l'invention peuvent comprendre un hypotube comportant toute une série de fentes. L'hypotube ou toute autre partie du dispositif médical peut faire en sorte ou permettre que le dispositif médical présente une courbure préférentielle dans une seule direction.
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African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (BW, GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, NA, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HR, HU, IE, IS, IT, LT, LU, LV, MC, MK, MT, NL, NO, PL, PT, RO, SE, SI, SK, SM, TR)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)