04838857 is referenced by 237 patents and cites 17 patents.

A medication infusion device comprises a retainer for holding a medication-containing receptacle of the type which is actuatable to expel the contents of medication therefrom. A sensor is included for sensing a characteristic related to the amount of medication within the receptacle. A timing device allows the selection of the period of time over which the contents of the receptacle are to be expelled. A control mechanism, associated with the sensor and the timing device, actuates the receptacle to expel its contents at a controlled rate over the selected period of time.

Title
Medical infusion device
Application Number
738932
Publication Number
4838857
Application Date
February 9, 1987
Publication Date
June 13, 1989
Inventor
Carl M Stern
Lawrenceville
NJ, US
Floyd V Edwards
Cedarville
OH, US
Robert J Strowe
Ramsey
NJ, US
Agent
Aaron Passman
Richard J Rodrick
Assignee
Becton Dickinson and Company
NJ, US
IPC
A61M 5/20
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