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4982951 Encouraging movement  
A walker having wheels rotatably supported for orientation in any direction includes a flexible shaft for coupling rotation of the wheel to a tachogenerator in a supporting column that also...
4978303 Physical acuity test device  
An apparatus for generating non-personalized and personalized test scores. Characters are displayed on a display of a housing containing a microprocessor and means for driving the display. A...
4948124 Exercise machine and toy  
A machine has a base which supports a vertical shaft with handles and foot pads on a disc pivoted at its center and is linked to the shaft which has an adjustable resistance for the exerciser to...
4915666 Lighted hoop  
A lighted hoop and a kit for making a lighted hoop are disclosed for use as an amusement or exercise device. The lighted hoop having a tubular member with the ends joined to form a hoop by a...
4884445 Grip strength analyzer apparatus and method of using same  
An otherwise conventional Jamar dynamometer is provided with a force transducer. The analog output of the force transducer is sampled at regular intervals and converted to a sequence of digital...
4846462 Girth monitoring belt  
A girth monitoring belt includes a belt (12) and buckle (18) connected in series with a control enclosure (20). The control enclosure (20) includes a pair of springs (28) connected at one of their...
4842275 Method for conducting a competition  
A method for conducting an interesting, competitive and equitable competition is described. The method may be programmed using known computer languages. The method provides an opportunity for...
4831242 Control system for health club facilities and equipment  
A control system for a health club which stores user records including user activity data in order to monitor and control use of the club's facilities. A central controller includes a memory for...
4741530 Power training arrangement  
A power training arrangement includes two moving elements which can be coupled with one another and which are jointly driven by a rotor-slippage electric motor or by a direct current motor. The...
4709917 Mock bicycle for exercise and training effects  
An exercise device is furnished with an electronic display or a mechanical belt for simulating road conditions. In an embodiment utilizing an electronic display, sensors are used to sense pedaling...
4708337 Automatic treadmill  
An improved treadmill comprises at track mechanism wherein the rotational speed of the tread belt is automatically controlled to suit the physical condition of the user, and a slope adjusting...
4681118 Waterproof electrode assembly with transmitter for recording electrocardiogram  
A waterproof electrode assembly with a transmitter for recording an electrocardiogram, in which the electrodes can reliably be attached on the outer surface of a human body due to bonding force of...
4665928 Range of motion measuring and displaying device  
An improved range of motion measuring and displaying device is disclosed herein which includes a modular housing containing a micro-computer and associated circuitry as well as input controls,...
4630817 Recreation apparatus  
A recreation apparatus is disclosed which allows for the operation of a video game apparatus which displays on a television screen one or more video games which include a controllable character...
4586495 Therapy system for acute patient care  
Apparatus and method for stimulating muscular activity in an acutely injured patient. A leg which is to be stimulated is strapped into a brace, and the leg muscles are stimulated to work...
4586510 Apparatus for exercising a paralyzed limb  
A system for exercising paralyzed human limbs by functional electrical stimulation. The system utilizes simple analog devices including a reference signal generator, a position sensor and an error...
4556214 Method and apparatus for exercising  
An exercising method and apparatus for use in the treatment of paralyzed muscles. The method and apparatus make use of a set of transcutaneous electrodes which are placed upon the skin of the...
4529193 Illuminatable jump rope device  
The present invention is an illuminatable jump rope device. It includes a hollow, elongated tube which is nonopaque and which is of sufficient length, strength and flexibility to be used for...
4529195 Synchronized jump rope device  
An exercising device for swinging a pair of synchronized jump ropes, comprises a first and second station, each having two rotatable shafts and a lever arm on each shaft extending radially from...
4495560 Fluctuating drive system  
A fluctuating drive system comprises: random generating means for generating a randomly varying physical quantity; control means for controlling the randomly varying physical quantity; amplifying...
4487207 Lung exercising device and method  
A device and method for increasing inhalation strength and capacity of the lungs.The device includes an air inlet and air outlet which are interconnected by a conduit. A valve in the conduit is...
4462410 Spirometer  
A recording spirometer for performing both a single breath test and a maximum voluntary ventilation test. The spirometer includes a housing in which is disposed a pusher plate. This pusher plate...
4104918 Electrodynamograph  
An electrodynamograph for determining, in percentage, the degree of fatigue of the human organism following physical or intellectual effort comprises an actuator which is displaced by the subject...
3944654 Balance beam training apparatus  
An arrangement of modular elements comprising a balance beam having a narrow top rail and trapezoidal base with steep sides giving the illusion of shallowness adapted by connecting means to be...
3911907 Planetary exercising machine  
A user's legs and lower torso are strenuously exercised by the continuous oscillatory movement of foot-supporting platforms on which the subject stands while grasping a hand rail for stability and...
3860235 PORTABLE EXERCISE MACHINE INCLUDING MOUNTING FRAME THEREFOR  
A light weight portable exercise machine is provided for maintaining cardiovascular tone and for rehabilitation of hospital patients confined to bed. Portability and versatility of the machine are...
3642276 EXERCISING DEVICE WITH SIGNALING MECHANISM  
An exerciser worn on a garment or other article of apparel such as a belt adapted to encircle the wearer about the waist or hips for use in performing isometric exercises therewith such that an...
3592466 REVOLVING STEP EXERCISER WITH ADJUSTABLE SLOPE  
An upwardly and rearwardly sloping treadmill, having steps thereon, mounted in a supporting structure for adjustment of the slope of the treadmill. Fluid pressure means includes a control valve...
3397884 Isometric exercising and strengthtesting device  
3212776 Exercising device