04316461 is referenced by 172 patents and cites 4 patents.

This invention provides a vascular stabilizer in which a base plate that has a major medial longitudinal aperture or slot is adapted to be positioned so that the edges of the slot embrace a vein. The slot is defined by an arched connector or hood portion to rigify the slot and to protect a needle-type catheter in inserted position and means are provided to readily secure the base plate member to the patient as well as exerting mild pressure on either side of the vein to be infused.

Title
Intravenous vascular stabilizer
Application Number
770684
Publication Number
4316461
Application Date
February 22, 1980
Publication Date
February 23, 1982
Inventor
Kevin M Morrison
320 Lynnfield St., Lynn, 01904
MA, US
Henri J Marais
218 South St., Waltham, 02154
MA, US
Agent
Barlow & Barlow
IPC
A61M 5/00
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