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8657768 Cervical collar having flexible chin support  
An improved cervical collar front portion fabricated from an injection molded thermoplastic resin which when used in connection with a back portion is able to secure a wearer's head and neck. The...
8657773 Ankle brace  
An ankle brace which is positioned on an ankle of a person and which incorporates a tensioning structure which permits full range of motion to the ankle joint but which prevents the ankle joint...
8656919 System for prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers  
System for the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers are described in which a portable support assembly may be worn by a bed-stricken individual around particular regions of the body where...
8652075 Walking assistance device for providing a walking assistance force to a femoral part of a user  
In a walking assistance device for providing a walking assistance force to a femoral part of a user, the walking assistance force generated by a power generator is effectively transmitted to the...
8653319 Cold ionizing radiation sterilization  
A hydratable gel-forming polymer may be sterilized by chilling the polymer below ambient temperature and sterilizing the chilled polymer using ionizing radiation (e.g., E-Beam radiation). Doing so...
8652081 Lumbar traction device  
A lumbar traction device that can alleviate lower back pain is provided. The device includes a harness or girdle that is fitted about the torso region of a patient and an adjustable support...
8652079 Compression garment having an extension  
A compression garment for applying compression therapy to a wearer's body including a compression sleeve having a proximal edge and a distal edge. The sleeve includes at least one bladder. A tube...
8652080 Apparatus and method of use for a wrist extension brace  
An apparatus and method of use for a wrist extension brace, intended to be used to position, secure, stabilize, and extend a patient's wrist for the purpose of assisting cannulation of blood...
8646457 Medical hand and arm protection apparatus and method of protection  
A medical hand and arm protection apparatus and method of protection comprising a protective shell which is capable of receiving a patient's hand and arm. A sheet is attached to the protective...
8646456 Antibacterial agent, and device used for active protection of incision margins and incorporating such an antibacterial agent  
Antibacterial agents comprise as an active ingredient a hemostatic contact cloth having an acidic pH combined with povidone iodine. Also disclosed are surgical dressings. Also disclosed are...
8647662 Wound healing device comprising a cloth embedded with a wound healing composition  
The invention is directed to a wound healing device. Such wound healing device utilizes novel wound healing compositions embedded onto or into a natural plant-derived cloth-based matrix.
8647663 Wound healing device comprising sutures or knitted mesh embedded with a wound healing composition  
The invention is directed to a novel wound healing device. In particular, the invention is directed to a novel wound healing device comprising a suture or knitted mesh that has adsorbed onto it...
8646455 Mandibular advancement device with positive positioning hinge  
The invention is an oral appliance for prevention of sleeping problems including snoring, sleep apnea and bruxism, and may also be used to protect the teeth and gums from surgical instruments...
8647288 Moldable injury therapy device and method  
A multi-phase orthopedic system including a moisture-impervious sleeve, a moldable splint including a covered resin-impregnated substrate, an elongate removable wrap for retaining the splint on...
8642831 Device for promotion of hemostasis and/or wound healing  
A matrix material comprising a pharmaceutical composition printed on the surface is described. In one embodiment the pharmaceutical composition comprises thrombin. A method for making the matrix...
8641650 Wrist support  
A wrist support worn by a user can diminish or eliminate pain, stress, or discomfort on the wrist and hand regions while lifting various objects of size and weight in a repetitive or...
8641652 Garment with lumbar traction device  
A lumbar traction device is operable to be used by a user that has a lumbar region and a lower leg. The device includes a garment that includes at least one coupling member. The device also...
8640708 Restraining glove  
The present invention is a restraining glove that includes a base glove with a mitt portion and a bottom portion, a hook and loop strap with a hook portion and a loop portion and a belt loop...
8641653 Compression garment  
A compression garment comprises a plurality of longitudinal wales arranged to form a fabric having a length and generally parallel to the length, and a plurality of secondary transverse...
8641690 Apparatus and methods for treatment of hemorrhaging  
An apparatus for treatment of external hemorrhaging has a panel for applying pressure to an absorbent pad and a wound on a body part. The panel has a central portion located between first and...
8641781 Socket for partial hand prosthesis  
A socket is described for use with a partial prosthesis of the hand. The socket includes a base layer molded to encapsulate and conform to the contours of a natural hand. The base layer has a...
8641651 Foot abduction apparatus  
An improved foot abduction apparatus allowing movement in a horizontal and vertical plane. The embodiments allow a user to more easily manipulate the apparatus in one or both planes through the...
8641654 Hinged ankle brace  
A hinged ankle brace having a semi-rigid ankle cuff and a semi-rigid foot bed rotatably connected by a medial hinge and a lateral hinge provides enhanced stability and support to a wearer's ankle....
8637726 Shape and pressure adjustable dressing  
A dressing for covering a wound in which the dressing includes: a first component having a first shape with a first dimension; a second component releasably attached to a first surface of the...
8637725 Kit for low profile thoracic wound seal with laterally-directed discharge  
Apparatus and associated methods for a wound valve assembly provide an annular space extending radially around a central portion of a valve, which valve acts to substantially relieve pressure...
8636678 Inflatable member for compression foot cuff  
A foot cuff that is inflatable to apply compression to the foot to promote blood flow has a bladder formed of two layers of material secured together. An outer layer includes a foot-underlying...
8635998 Tunable flameless heaters  
A flameless heater apparatus and method whose heating capacity and performance can be selected and tuned at the time of manufacture, and which is easily used and has a long shelf life. The...
8636681 Splint for the entire leg  
The splint for the entire leg is a portable splint that is used to immobilize fractures that may occur to the leg of an accident victim. The splint includes two parts that are connectable when the...
8636680 Surgical positioning system  
A surgical positioning system includes a flexible air-impermeable shell filled with beads that is wrapped against the patient and subjected to a vacuum to hold the patient in place. The shell...
8636763 Device for laceration or incision closure  
Disclosed is a two-component device for closing a laceration or incision. The device includes a first component comprising a first adhesive-backed anchoring member and one or more first connecting...
8636258 Cranium stand  
A stand for supporting an object, for example a human cranium, includes a base, rods, and a pivotal joint. The base contains a plurality of stabilizers, a plurality of mounting blocks, and a means...
8639362 Post-operative pectoral-pocket immobilization device  
The present invention comprises a chest band adapted to encircle the torso of a patient after having implant surgery. The chest band couples to an arm cuff by means of an adjustable strap. The arm...
8632541 Self-centring elbow fixation device without guide wire  
A first arched slot or slit connection element (15) and a second linear slot or slit connection element (19, 21) are provided for cursors (13, 30) which can slide and be locked along said slots or...
8632483 Systems, devices, and methods for mechanically reducing and fixing bone fractures  
A frame is sized and configured to support a reduced bone fracture of an individual. A guide assembly on the frame carries a bone fixing device guide that defines a guide path along which a bone...
8632484 Brace for arm or elbow region including angularly-displaced muscle/tendon engaging portions  
Systems and methods are disclosed for providing supplemental support to the arm and/or elbow region of an individual. In one exemplary implementation, a brace for a user's arm is provided...
8632512 Apparatuses, methods, and compositions for the treatment and prophylaxis of chronic wounds  
According to an illustrative embodiment a method to promote healing of a wound is provided comprising contacting the wound with a biologically active composition comprising a lipoic acid...
8631800 Self-titratable mandibular repositioning device  
The present technology provides a mandibular repositioning device (MRD) which may be self titratable. The MRD may be repositioned relative to the maxilla, e.g., the mandible may be brought, via...
8628486 Joint for an orthopedic brace equipped with a rapid locking and unlocking system  
A locking system to be fitted on a joint device (10) is equipped with means of control of the relative range of motion (R.O.M.) between two rods or uprights (11, 12) connected to it; said joint...
8629314 Surgical barriers having adhesion inhibiting properties  
An adhesion inhibiting surgical barrier. The surgical barrier includes a wound-facing polymeric coating comprising an enteric polymer; and at least one flexible substrate, the at least one...
8628487 Heel ulcer prevention and cushioning boot  
A cushioning boot for bed-ridden patients. The boot includes a thickly-padded leg engaging portion and foot engaging portion with a front opening for easy insertion of a patient foot and leg. A...
8629195 Production of polyurethane foams  
The invention relates to a process for producing polyurethane foams, by frothing and drying mixtures of specific polyurethane dispersions and crosslinkers.
8628488 Compression wrap  
A compression wrap for providing pressure to an injured portion of a joint of a limb is provided. The compression wrap includes a pocket portion for receiving compression insert. The compression...
8627824 Support assembly for an ear  
An ear support assembly and a method for applying pressure to an ear includes a support device having solid planar or curved surfaces and formable material configured to be deformed and retain an...
8622939 Apparatus for manipulating joints of a limb  
An apparatus for applying movement to the joints of a human patient is provided. The apparatus includes an exoskeleton assembly with segments that can be secured to the patient. One or more motor...
8622948 Anatomy support device  
The invention is a support device for the male anatomy, comprising a pouch with an opening at the top for inserting the penis and testicles, a waistband to which the top front of the pouch is...
8622946 Ankle brace  
The ankle brace includes a calf body defining lateral and medial frontal sides spaced by a frontal opening, and first and second straps depending from the first and second frontal sides of the...
8624077 Interface layer wound dressing  
The invention relates to a wound dressing and methods of preparation and use thereof for promoting healing of a wound bed. In particular, the wound dressing is advantageous for application to a...
8624078 Permeable pressure sensitive adhesive  
The present invention relates to a pressure sensitive, hot melt processable adhesive composition comprising a polar plasticising oil, a polar polyethylene copolymer and polyisobutylene and a...
8622944 Modular articulating splint  
A modular articulating splint includes flat slats; a covering that surrounds the slats and holds them in a fixed position spaced apart from each other so that adjacent slats can fold over atop one...
8622945 Spring loaded elbow extension brace  
An elbow brace worn by a patient to recuperate an injury to the ulnar nerve or “funny bone.” The elbow brace includes two arched cuffs facing the same direction, and two struts interconnecting the...