08192459 is referenced by 16 patents and cites 855 patents.

A clip for closing a puncture hole in a blood vessel comprises a ring having a resiliently expandable circumference and a plurality of barbed prongs extending at least approximately in the same direction from one edge of the ring. A device for deploying such a clip is also described.

Title
Blood vessel closure clip and delivery device
Application Number
12/966923
Publication Number
8192459 (B2)
Application Date
December 13, 2010
Publication Date
June 5, 2012
Inventor
Robert Stevenson
Dublin
IE
Christy Cummins
Naas
IE
Agent
Randy Shen
Workman Nydegger
Assignee
Abbott Vascular
CA, US
IPC
A61B 17/08
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