Patent Number: 7,820,228

Title: Medical device and manufacturing method of colored medical device

Abstract: A method for the manufacture of a medical wire includes manufacturing a fluororesin-coated wire and irradiating with infrared radiation. The fluororesin-coated wire is manufactured with a fluororesin-containing liquid, or fluororesin powder body being applied to the outer circumference of a superelastic alloy wire or of a resin-coated superelastic alloy wire. The fluororesin-coated wire is irradiated with a defined wavelength of infrared radiation for a defined period of time.

Inventors: Yamada; Hiroshi (Otsu, JP), Taniguchi; Yosuke (Otsu, JP), Hioki; Kenji (Otsu, JP), Aoyama; Chisaka (Otsu, JP)

Assignee: I.S.T. Corporation

International Classification: B05D 3/06 (20060101); G21H 5/00 (20060101); B29C 71/02 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-26 0:00:00