US 9,808,596 B2
Catheter tray, packaging system, and associated methods
Jennifer E. Tomes, Mundelein, IL (US); Deborah B Adler, New York, NY (US); and Jack E. Maze, Long Grove, IL (US)
Assigned to Medline Industries, Inc., Mundelein, IL (US)
Filed by Medline Industries, Inc., Mundelein, IL (US)
Filed on Mar. 11, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/67,903.
Application 12/846,675 is a division of application No. 12/495,148, filed on Jun. 30, 2009, granted, now 8,631,935, issued on Jan. 21, 2014.
Application 15/067,903 is a continuation of application No. 14/718,792, filed on May 21, 2015, granted, now 9,283,352.
Application 14/718,792 is a continuation of application No. 12/647,515, filed on Dec. 27, 2009.
Application 12/647,515 is a continuation in part of application No. 14/265,909, filed on Apr. 30, 2014.
Application 12/647,515 is a continuation in part of application No. 12/495,148, filed on Jun. 30, 2009, granted, now 8,631,935, issued on Jan. 21, 2014.
Application 14/265,909 is a continuation of application No. 12/846,675, filed on Jul. 29, 2010, granted, now 8,746,452, issued on Jun. 10, 2014.
Claims priority of provisional application 61/183,629, filed on Jun. 3, 2009.
Prior Publication US 2016/0193444 A1, Jul. 7, 2016
This patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer.
Int. Cl. A61M 25/00 (2006.01); A61B 50/30 (2016.01); A61B 50/33 (2016.01); A61M 27/00 (2006.01); A61B 42/00 (2016.01); A61B 46/00 (2016.01); A61B 90/90 (2016.01)
CPC A61M 25/002 (2013.01) [A61B 50/30 (2016.02); A61B 50/33 (2016.02); A61M 27/00 (2013.01); A61B 42/00 (2016.02); A61B 46/00 (2016.02); A61B 90/90 (2016.02); A61B 2050/3008 (2016.02); A61B 2050/3015 (2016.02); A61M 2207/10 (2013.01)] 22 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A catheterization kit, comprising:
a single level tray defining a first compartment and a second compartment, the single level tray including a barrier and a perimeter wall, the barrier extending a length of the first compartment and separating the first compartment from the second compartment, the barrier defining an opening, the perimeter wall surrounding the first compartment and the second compartment,
a first syringe disposed in the first compartment of the single level tray, the first syringe containing an inflation fluid;
a second syringe disposed in the first compartment of the single level tray, the second syringe containing a lubricating jelly, the first compartment configured to receive the lubricating jelly from the second syringe;
a Foley catheter disposed in the second compartment, the opening of the barrier sized to receive a portion of the Foley catheter when a tip of the Foley catheter is passed from the second compartment into the first compartment to lubricate the tip of the Foley catheter when the lubricating jelly has been dispensed from the second syringe into the first compartment.