Catheter cover


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a catheter cover showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front end elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear end elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof; and,

FIG 7 is a perspective view thereof showing its relationship to a catheter introducer needle assembly, which is in broken lines and forms no part of the claimed invention.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D322671 December 24, 1991 Szwarz
D327327 June 23, 1992 Deguch et al.
D332308 January 5, 1993 Imbert et al.
3344787 October 1967 Maclean
Patent History
Patent number: D383538
Type: Grant
Filed: Dec 7, 1995
Date of Patent: Sep 9, 1997
Assignee: Becton Dickinson and Company (Franklin Lakes, NJ)
Inventors: Timothy J. Erskine (Sandy, UT), Glade H. Howell (Sandy, UT)
Primary Examiner: Louis S. Zarfas
Assistant Examiner: I. Simmons
Attorney: Eric M. Lee, Esq.
Application Number: 0/47,559
Current U.S. Class: Syringe, Catheter Or Needle Component (22) (D24/130)
International Classification: 2402;