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6493889 Cooling cover apparatus  
A cooling cover apparatus including a top sheet, a bottom sheet secured to the top sheet, a plurality of tubular members positioned between the top sheet and the bottom sheet, a flexible hose...
6467111 Medical bed system with interchangeable modules for mattress systems and related methods  
The present invention teaches mechanisms and methods of adapting a low air loss inflatable mattress to be mounted within a conventional hospital bed frame, in such a manner so that the...
6425527 Temperature control device for sleeping  
A device for controlling the temperature of a person's sleeping environment. The device comprises a means of drawing a vacuum through an intake hose or pad. The intake hose or pad is positioned...
6370718 Mattress and method for preventing accumulation of carbon dioxide in bedding  
A mattress assembly, comprising: substantially nonporous bottom and side walls forming a mattress foundation; a mattress inner core disposed in the mattress foundation being permeable to air;...
6363551 Air-flow containment and distribution assembly  
An air-flow containment and distribution assembly (10) consisting of a bed sheet (24) or an agricultural parcel cover (22), an air duct (38) and an electric fan (14) that preferably includes a...
6357491 Controlling the misuse of an operating-room apparatus  
A device designed to interconnect with an inflatable thermia blanket. The device conveys a medium into the blanket, which applies an internal pressure to the device, and has at least two...
6341395 Ventilating bed cushion  
A ventilating bed cushion includes a frame, a ventilating device, an air supplying device, an upper layer of air-permeable fabric and a lower layer of waterproof fabric. The ventilating device has...
6336237 Mattress with conditioned airflow  
Airflow through a piece of furniture, such as a ventilated mattress of an infant sleep system, is conditioned. When applied to an infant sleep mattress, the conditioning improves the infant's...
6334228 Apparatus, system and method for quantifying carbon dioxide dispersal on ventilated sleep surfaces  
A method for quantifying airflow, in the form of a measured airflow rate, through a porous surface. The method is particularly useful for ventilated sleep surfaces used to prevent SIDS. Provided...
6309409 Inflatable thermal blanket with provision for being secured during use  
An inflatable thermal blanket for thermal blanket and bathing a patient in a thermally-controlled inflating medium includes an inflatable thermal blanket with selectively activated ties to secure...
6290716 Convertible thermal blanket  
One or more portions of an inflatable thermal blanket that is sized sufficiently to fully cover a patient are gathered and maintained in a non-inflated condition by a closure such that a...
6263530 Selectively cooled or heated cushion and apparatus therefor  
A cushion (10, 12) has a plenum (16) which includes a plurality of flexible plastic woven tubes (34) held within a pair of similarly woven sheathes (38,40). The plenum has its sides and bottom...
6241756 Upper body warming blanket  
The present invention relates to an upper body blanket for use with forced air convection systems, wherein the blanket includes an integrally formed head cover and integrally formed tie straps. By...
6156058 Warming blanket for pediatric use  
The present invention relates to a blanket for use with forced air convection systems, wherein the blanket is sized to accommodate pediatric patients. The blankets according to the present...
6146412 Apparatus and method for simulating an inflatable thermal blanket to test an air source  
Temperature of an airflow for an inflatable thermal blanket is measured near where the temperature is delivered to the blanket through an air hose by a device that simulates the frictional airflow...
6131216 Method and apparatus for removing heavy gases from infant cribs  
An infant container which may be in the form of a crib mattress and crib bumper assembly having means defining one or more gas flow channels which permit any concentration of heavy gases to drain...
5974605 Warming blanket having multiple inlets  
The present invention relates to a blanket for use with forced air convection systems, wherein the blanket includes multiple inlet ports. By providing a blanket with multiple inlets, the user has...
5970550 Multiple compartment inflatable mattress  
An inflatable mattress having multiple compartments which may be selectively inflated and deflated to produce variable contact of the mattress with the occupant's body. Some of the compartments...
5943716 Air-conditioned bed hood for a baby  
An air-conditioned bed hood for a baby, which is connected with an air cleaner having a heater and a humidifier for inputting clean air of constant temperature and moisture, and has the function...
5890243 Inflatable blanket having openings formed therein  
The present invention relates to a blanket for use with forced air convection systems, wherein the blanket includes openings through which a patient's toes or feet may protrude, the openings being...
5887304 Apparatus and method for preventing sudden infant death syndrome  
An apparatus and method for preventing asphyxiation of an infant due to breathing of exhaled carbon dioxide. A mattress with optional mattress pad provides an even air flow that removes exhaled...
5882349 Patient moisture control support surface coverlet  
In one preferred embodiment, a patient moisture control support surface coverlet to draw moisture from a patient reposed thereon, the coverlet including: an outer layer of an air-tight,...
5817146 Patient warming system with IV fluid warmer  
A small container such as a syringe or vial of fluid is inserted into a flow of temperature-conditioned gas to warm the fluid. The gas may be used, for example, to inflate a thermal care apparatus...
5817147 Hypothermic envelope and apparatus for providing cooled air thereto  
A new Hypothermic Envelope and Apparatus for Providing Cooled Air Thereto for the emergency medical treatment of accident and other trauma victims whereby the victim's body temperature is lowered...
5794289 Mattress for relieving pressure ulcers  
A mattress wherein at least one fabric strip bridges a foam crib for an inflatable cushion to provide lateral stability thereto such as when the mattress is tilted for turning a patient over or...
5792216 Methods of preventing hypothermia using an upper body warming blanket  
The present invention relates a method of preventing hypothermia utilizing to an upper body blanket for use with forced air convection systems, wherein the blanket includes an integrally formed...
5787534 Sudden infant death syndrome prevention apparatus and method and patient surface  
A safety pad or mattress such as for use in a crib prevents sudden infant death syndrome by ensuring an oxygenated breathing space for the infant. Reticulated foam is made into a pad or a mattress...
5774916 Ergonomic matrix for back alignment  
Ergonomic support members formed of and contoured to a corrected spinal curvature of an individual. The matrix provides the rigid support necessary for correction of the spinal curvature by...
5749109 Inflatable blanket having selective air flow patterns  
The present invention relates to blankets for use with forced air convection systems, wherein the blankets include means to provide air through selective areas of the lower sheet of the blanket....
5735890 Inflatable blanket having access slits  
The present invention relates to blankets for use with forced air convection systems, wherein the blankets allow for access to portions of a patient's body before, during or after surgery. In...
5730120 Bed ventilator system  
A bed ventilator includes an electric motor driven axial flow fan for moving air between a mattress and a bed cover thereon. The fan and associated duct work is mounted on a thin flat support...
5715695 Air conditioned seat  
An air conditioned seat including an air conditioning pad comprising an upper pad and a lower pad. The air conditioning pad has an upper layer, a lower layer and a hollow chamber therebetween. The...
5655237 Air controlled comforter  
In feather comforters and other comforters (primarily coverlet comforters) having a heat insulating material filled therein, to provide an air controlled comforter which makes it possible to...
5645314 Ventilation cushion for chairs  
A ventilation cushion including a seat and a back cushion hinged together, each cushion defining a plurality of air passages and air holes, a plurality of air hoses connected between the seat...
5642539 Multi-function healthful bed  
A multi-function healthful bed including a bed frame, a bottom bed board, an upper bed board, air valves, a blower, two mufflers, an eccentric motor, four elastic feet supporting four feet of the...
5640728 Ventilated access interface and cushion support system  
A support system (A) including a cushion (B) for uniformly distributing the weight of an individual uniformly and further circulating air along the individual's body. The cushion (B) has porosity...
5640727 Contoured inflatable blanket  
The present invention relates to blankets for use with forced air convection systems, wherein the blankets are sealed together at a plurality of spot welds and may be contoured for comfort and...
5615433 Combination diaper bag and portable changing table having inlet air flow  
A combination diaper bag and portable changing table provides convenient transport of infant care supplies and a place to change an infant's diaper which draws, filters, and then exhausts air from...
5592704 Crib ventilating system  
A device for blowing small volumes of air across a mattress in a crib to prevent the accumulation of undesirable gases includes a pump, blower or fan, an elongated conduit connected to the pump,...
5584084 Bed system having programmable air pump with electrically interlocking connectors  
A bed system is provided which limits the inflation time of each of a plurality of ventilating air mattresses with the system to a predetermined time. Each mattress includes a fitting with a...
5561875 Vacuum/heat formed cushion supported on a fluid permeable manifold  
A vacuum or heat formed cushion having upstanding cells of thin (15-40 mil) wall thickness and having rectangular body sections with upwardly inclined (10°-40°) triangular top panels. The cushions...
5546618 Ventilated mattress for infants  
A mattress for infants which provides for the removal of exhaled carbon dioxide from the infant's facial area, with the resulting inflow of fresh air for breathing. A small electric fan draws the...
5493742 Ventilating air mattress with an inflating quilted pad  
A ventilating air mattress includes a mattress cover having a down filled quilted upper portion overlying the upper surface of the mattress such that air escaping from the ventilating air mattress...
5473783 Air percolating pad  
A simplified device to provide air circulation under bed-ridden patients which comprises a small thin flexible plastic pad having a plurality of flexible plastic tubes embedded or encased therein,...
5416935 Cushion surface air conditioning apparatus  
A surface air conditioning device includes a plurality of passages through a support surface which overlies a closed volume in which temperature conditioned air is supplied; each passage is...
5408711 Air mattress assembly  
An air mattress for preventing bedridden patients' suffering from bed sores and the like is provided. A mattress assembly is provided comprising a matrix member disposed throughout its interior...
5336250 Thermal blanket with transparent upper body drape  
A thermal blanket of the Augustine type includes an inflatable covering with a head end, a foot end, two edges and an undersurface. The covering is inflated through an inlet by a...
5335381 Bed having a warming device  
A bed with a cushion having an enclosed space formed in the inner portion, a heating element disposed in the enclosed space for generating warm air and a fan for circulating the warm air within...
5301457 Chair with insect repellant air jets  
A chaise lounge and upright chair, representing two embodiments of the invention, each having a frame with tubular components forming a primary air plenum having a predetermined orientation with...
5300100 Body warmer  
Warm air is distributed through a device and diffused along a person's body who is lying under a blanket. Warm air is supplied to the invention from a base unit that has various settings with...

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