US 9,808,614 B2
Implantable curved shaping part for externally shaping an implantable electrode line or a catheter
Detmar Jadwizak, Erkner (DE); Carsten Fruendt, Berlin (DE); Dajana Kaiser, Berlin (DE); and Gordon Hillebrand, Berlin (DE)
Assigned to BIOTRONIK SE & Co. KG, Berlin (DE)
Filed by BIOTRONIK SE & Co. KG, Berlin (DE)
Filed on Mar. 23, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/78,288.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/149,672, filed on Apr. 20, 2015.
Prior Publication US 2016/0303365 A1, Oct. 20, 2016
Int. Cl. A61N 1/375 (2006.01); A61N 1/05 (2006.01); A61M 25/00 (2006.01); A61M 25/04 (2006.01)
CPC A61N 1/05 (2013.01) [A61M 25/0054 (2013.01); A61M 25/04 (2013.01); A61N 1/057 (2013.01); A61M 2025/006 (2013.01); A61N 2001/0585 (2013.01)] 10 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An implantable curved shaping part for externally shaping an implantable electrode line or a catheter, wherein the shaping part has a continuous first lumen to allow a portion of the electrode line or of the catheter to pass through, wherein the shaping part has an extruded tube formed from two materials, each coextruded over a predetermined wall segment, having different shrinkage behavior or has a portion of an extruded spiral tube, wherein one of the coextruded materials or the material of the spiral tube has a high Shore hardness of 60Shore or more.