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Raymond P Johnston, Matthew T Scholz, Steven B Heinecke, Charles A Hentzen: Medical article having fluid control film. 3M Innovative Properties Company, July 16, 2002: US06420622 (213 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides medical articles having a fluid control film component which comprise a sheet having microchannels that permit directional flow of a liquid. Articles incorporating the fluid control film include: wound dressings, wound drains, tympanostomy fluid wicks, intravenous acce ...


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Steven B Heinecke, Donald G Peterson: Combined adhesive strip and transparent dressing delivery system. Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, Gary L Griswold, Walter N Kirn, Dale A Bjorkman, November 3, 1992: US05160315 (212 worldwide citation)

A system for delivering both adhesive strips and transparent dressings to a patient. The adhesive strip or strips are provided with tab means for enhanced handleability and easy removal of the adhesive strip, and are releasably adhered directly to either the release liner or carrier layer of the tra ...


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Steven B Heinecke: Adhesive frame bandage. Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Co, Gary L Griswold, Walter N Kirn, Dale A Bjorkman, February 18, 1992: US05088483 (177 worldwide citation)

An adhesive composite is provided which consists of a conformable backing, a pressure-sensitive adhesive which is coated on at least a portion of the bottom surface of the backing, a permanent adhesive reinforcement which acts as reinforcing means for the backing, coated on the bottom surface of the ...


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Steven B Heinecke: Reservoir wound dressing. Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Co, Donald M Sell, James A Smith, Carolyn A Bates, February 19, 1985: US04499896 (160 worldwide citation)

A wound dressing for wounds having a significant amount of exudate comprising a conformable, moisture vapor-permeable, liquid water-impermeable first layer containing at least one hole therein through which exudate can pass, and an imperforate, conformable, liquid water-permeable, moisture vapor-per ...


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Steven B Heinecke, Donald G Peterson: Carrier delivered dressing and method of manufacture. Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, Gary L Griswold, Walter N Kirn, Amy J Hoffman, July 2, 1996: US05531855 (153 worldwide citation)

A carrier delivered dressing is disclosed which has a conformable backing with a pressure sensitive adhesive coated on a bottom face and a low adhesion coating on a top face. The backing is supported during shipping and handling by a liner attached to the adhesive and a removable heat sealed carrier ...


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Steven B Heinecke, Donald G Peterson: Carrier delivered dressing and method of manufacture. Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, Robert W Sprague, Stephen W Bauer, Kevin W Raasch, April 14, 1998: US05738642 (146 worldwide citation)

A carrier delivered dressing is disclosed which has a conformable backing with a pressure sensitive adhesive coated on a bottom face and a low adhesion coating on a top face. The backing is supported during shipping and handling by a liner attached to the adhesive and a removable heat sealed carrier ...


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Steven B Heinecke, Robert H Menzies, Karen M Bisbee, Scott G Norquist: Adhesive composite having distinct phases. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Nancy M Lambert, August 9, 2005: US06927315 (142 worldwide citation)

A conformable adhesive article for use as a sterile medical dressing is described. The article includes a breathable polymeric matrix, a plurality of phases, and an adhesive composition positioned on the polymeric matrix. The plurality of phases preferably provide reinforcement and stiffness to the ...


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Steven B Heinecke, Donald G Peterson: Combined adhesive strip and transparent dressing delivery system. Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, Gary L Griswold, Walter N Kirn, Dale A Bjorkman, May 28, 1996: US05520629 (138 worldwide citation)

A system for delivering both adhesive strips and transparent dressings to a patient. The adhesive strip or strips are provided with tab means for enhanced handleability and easy removal of the adhesive strip, and are releasably adhered directly to either the release liner or carrier layer of the tra ...


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Steven B Heinecke: Thin film surgical dressing with delivery system. Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, Donald M Sell, James A Smith, Mary M Allen, July 1, 1986: US04598004 (109 worldwide citation)

A pressure sensitive adhesive composite with a delivery system having particular benefit in application of very thin backings such as high moisture vapor permeable films widely used as medical dressings is disclosed. The composite has a backing coated with adhesive on at least a portion of the backi ...


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Todd A Blatchford, Steven B Heinecke, Donald H Lucast, Donald G Peterson: Medical dressings with multiple adhesives and methods of manufacturing. 3M Innovative Properties Company, John A Burtis, October 8, 2002: US06461467 (97 worldwide citation)

Medical dressings are disclosed that include multiple exposed pressure sensitive adhesives. One of the pressure sensitive adhesives includes a bioactive agent and is substantially contact transparent. In some embodiments, all of the adhesives are substantially contact transparent. Also provided are ...