09072827 is referenced by 14 patents and cites 546 patents.

A method and device are disclosed for preventing a needle stick hazard in the event of a collapse of a protective needle flap of a portable drug pump. The device may include a needle guide, a secure space and/or a shield. A point of a needle is optionally deflected into a secure space upon collapse of the protective flap. The space may optionally be shielded. Optionally, the support linking the needle to the pump may pivot and/or translate. Optionally, there may be an exposing position wherein the needle protrudes through an opening in the flap. Optionally, the opening may be non-circular.

Title
Fail safe point protector for needle safety flap
Application Number
13/429840
Publication Number
9072827 (B2)
Application Date
March 26, 2012
Publication Date
July 7, 2015
Inventor
Oz Cabiri
Macabim Reut
IL
Agent
Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel
Assignee
MEDIMOP Medical Projects
IL
IPC
A61M 5/162
A61M 5/158
A61M 5/32
A61M 5/142
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