3789841 is referenced by 136 patents and cites 3 patents.

A stainless steel core wire has a tapered portion at one end and a portion of uniform thickness at another end. A Teflon jacket encloses the portion having uniform thickness to form a proximal end and a flexible stainless steel spring encloses the tapered portion forming a distal end. The spring is secured at both ends to the stainless steel core wire.

Title
Disposable guide wire
Application Number
05/180,810
Publication Number
3789841
Application Date
September 15, 1971
Publication Date
February 5, 1974
Inventor
Antoshkiw William T
Agent
Kane Dalsimer Kane Sullivan and Kurucz
Assignee
Becton Dickinson & Company
IPC
A61b 05/02
A61B 05/02
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