|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||604/059 ; 604/038 ; 604/060 ; 606/213|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 92 인용 특허 : 15|
An apparatus and method apply a hemostatic agent onto a tissue. The apparatus includes a tube having a first end and a second end. A lumen of the tube is tapered from the first end to the second end. A hemostatic agent source is within the tube. A plunger is included for directing the hemostatic agent from the tapered tube through an opening at the second end. The hemostatic agent can be directed from the tube through the opening of the second end onto the tissue.
[ What is claimed is:] [1.] An apparatus for applying a hemostatic agent onto a tissue, comprising:a) a tube having a first end and a second end, said tube defining a lumen that is tapered uniformly from said first end to said second end;b) a hemostatic agent within said tube;c) a plunger for directing said hemostatic agent from said tube through an opening at said second end, wherein said hemostatic agent can be directed from the tube through said opening onto the tissue; andd) a seal to prevent passage of the hemostatic agent from said tube between sai...