2404459 is referenced by 47 patents.

An apparatus and method of use are disclosed to treat urological disorders. The biocompatible device includes a handle, needle, dilator and sling assembly configured to be minimally invasive and provide sufficient support to the target site. In addition, the configuration of the sling assembly also allows the sling to be adjusted during and/or after implantation. The device and treatment procedure are highly effective and produce little to no side effects or complications. Further, operative risks, pain, infections and post operative stays are reduced, thereby improving patient quality of life.

Title
Systeme de mise en place dune fronde chirurgicale
Surgical sling delivery system
Publication Number
2404459
Application Date
December 28, 2001
Publication Date
August 15, 2002
Inventor
Snitkin Eva S
Anderson Kimberly A
Rocheleau Gary A
Westrum John W Jr
Neisz Johann J
Staskin David R
Agent
SMART & BIGGAR
Assignee
American Medical Systems
Assignee
American Medical Systems
IPC
A61F 02/00
A61B 19/02
A61B 19/00
A61B 17/42
A61B 17/04
A61B 17/00
A61B 17/06
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