05792173 is referenced by 80 patents and cites 11 patents.

A wound closure, hemostasis device, such as a femoral hemostat, includes an inflatable balloon with an inflation and deflation outlet. A placement patch includes an aperture for receiving the inflation and deflation outlet. The inflatable balloon is coupled to the placement patch and positioned adjacent to a wound site or a bleeding vessel. A belt straps through the placement patch and around the patient's body or a patient's appendage and holds the placement patch at the wound site or bleeding vessel. An inflation tube is coupled to the inflation and deflation outlet. An inflation apparatus is coupled to the inflation and deflation outlet.

Title
Wound closure hemostasis device
Application Number
8/500381
Publication Number
5792173
Application Date
July 10, 1995
Publication Date
August 11, 1998
Inventor
Edward J Gough
San Carlos
CA, US
Stuart D Edwards
1681 Austin Ave., Los Altos, 94024
CA, US
Peter H Lazarus
Templestowe
AU
Richard C Breen
Doncaster East
AU
Agent
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich and Rosati
Assignee
Stuart D Edwards
CA, US
IPC
A61B 17/00
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