3889685 is referenced by 94 patents and cites 4 patents.

The tubular unit with vessel engaging cuff structure is a unitary unit including a tube having a compressible cuff surrounding the outer surface thereof. The cuff includes a resilient, porous inner material surrounding the tube and an outer liquid impervious layer which may be bonded to or integrally formed with the inner material. The tube may include means to evacuate fluid from the cuff or, alternatively, separate means are directly connected to the cuff to accomplish such evacuation and contraction of the cuff. Vessel engaging appendages may be incorporated on the cuff.

Tubular unit with vessel engaging cuff structure
Application Number
Publication Number
Application Date
November 2, 1973
Publication Date
June 17, 1975
Dabney William C
Kahn Paul
Miller Jr George E
Gardiver Sixbey Bradford & Carlson
Cutter Laboratories
A61m 25/00
A61B 17/12
A61B 17/03
A61B 17/00
A61M 25/10
A61M 25/00
A61B 17/11
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