Material compositions for microbial and chemical protection

Publication Date

Patent Number

US8192765B2

Abstract

Medical devices for implantation into the body are coated with anti-infective and or anti-inflammatory agents. The medical devices can be, for example, endotracheal/tracheostomy tubes and catheters. The devices have a polymer coating containing an anti-infective agent and/or an anti-inflammatory agent. The preferred anti-infective agent is iodine and the preferred anti-inflammatory agent is steroidal.

PandemicIP.org

730 Second Ave S, Unit 730
Minneapolis, MN 55402

612-900-0512

© 2020 PandemicIP.org, All Rights Reserved