SENSOR FOR LOCATING WITHIN A URINARY DRAINAGE BAG

Andrew Jenkins (Inventor), Scarlet Milo (Inventor)

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Abstract

The present invention provides a sensor for locating within a urinary drainage bag, the sensor comprising an agent held by a p H-sensitive release material; wherein the agent is a diagnostic marker and wherein the p H-sensitive release material is configured to release the agent when the p H-sensitive release material is exposed a p H above 7, together with a urinary drainage bag comprising the same. Methods for preventing catheter blockage using the sensor and methods for manufacturing the sensor are also provided.
Original languageEnglish
Patent numberWO2019145736A1
IPC A61B5/145; A61B5/20; A61F5/44; A61M1/00; A61M25/00; A61B5/00;
Priority date29/01/18
Filing date28/01/19
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2019

Cite this

Jenkins, A., & Milo, S. (2019). IPC No. A61B5/145; A61B5/20; A61F5/44; A61M1/00; A61M25/00; A61B5/00;. SENSOR FOR LOCATING WITHIN A URINARY DRAINAGE BAG. (Patent No. WO2019145736A1).