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8252971 Systems and methods for protecting incisions  
The present invention provides systems and methods for protecting wounds, such as surgical incisions. In one embodiment, a dressing for protecting a wound includes: a support cushion configured to...
8251939 Cervical traction/stretch device and method for its use  
A cervical traction/stretch system includes a traction/stretch mechanism for applying tension between a body's head and shoulders, the traction/stretch mechanism including a bellows; a pump...
8251938 Providing relative translation without rotation  
A device may include a first plate and a second plate, and a linkage system that attaches the first plate and the second plate to one another such that the plates are capable of translating...
8251932 Orthopedic walker boot having an inflatable bladder  
An orthopedic walker boot for wearing on a lower limb of a wearer has a rigid external shell and a pliant internal boot received within the external shell. The internal boot includes a leg panel...
8252344 Partially hydrated hemostatic agent  
A composition for promoting the formation of clots in blood comprises a zeolite and a binder. The zeolite is adjusted to have a specific moisture content. Processes by which the moisture content is...
8252318 Devices and methods for the delivery of blood clotting materials to bleeding wounds  
An apparatus for promoting the clotting of blood and controlling bleeding comprises a receptacle for retaining blood clotting material in particulate form therein. A pad for controlling bleeding...
8251931 Casting apparatus and method for using the same  
A casting or splinting device comprises a plastic casting body formed into various configurations for immobilizing a bone fracture or the like. The casting body is filled with small spherical...
8251935 Ankle orthosis  
The present invention provides an orthosis for stretching tissue around a joint of a patient between first and second relatively pivotable body portions. The orthosis includes a first member...
8251936 Orthopedic walker boot having a removable heel plate  
An orthopedic walker boot for wearing on a lower limb of a wearer has a rigid external shell, a pliant internal boot positioned in the external shell, and a heel plate selectively detachable or...
8246559 Two degree of freedom powered orthosis  
Weakened and restricted limb movement is aided by powered orthosis having one or more independent dimensions of controlled movement and a control system.
8247635 Wound dressing  
A wound dressing includes an absorbent core defining opposed proximal and distal surfaces including a central portion and a border portion, and a liquid impervious, vapor permeable backing layer...
8246560 Hand brace for immobilizing and adjustably positioning one or more digits  
The invention relates to a hand brace for immobilizing and adjustably positioning one or more digits of the hand, and more specifically, to a brace having a flexible sheet member for application to...
8246562 Plantar flexion prevention device  
The plantar flexion prevention device is an elastic sock. The sock extends over a foot to a calf area above the foot. A heel portion has a first attachment mechanism positioned near a plantar...
8247634 Expansion units for attachment to custom patterned wound dressings and custom patterned wound dressings adapted to interface with same  
A custom fabricated (e.g. custom shaped and dimensioned) primary wound dressing part that matches a corresponding, pre-mapped integumentary wound is combined with dressing extension parts to form a...
8246558 Quick connect apparatus and method  
A device and method for releasably connecting together two elements, such as two orthotic devices, or two elements of an orthotic device is provided. A quick connect apparatus and method of use is...
8246561 Systems, devices and methods for treating acute dorsal fracture dislocations of the PIP joint  
Systems, device and methods are described for maintaining concentric reduction of the proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joint of a finger with few as two orthopedic pins, one inserted through the head...
8240311 3D ventilation device for separating body skin from clothes  
The present invention is related to a 3D ventilation device for separating body skin from clothes including an elastic meshed fabric, an elastic framework and a fixing device, wherein the 3D...
8242325 Wound covering and its method of production by extrusion coating  
The invention relates to a production method for a foam wound dressing with an outer germ barrier, in particular a film layer, and to a wound dressing obtained by such a method. In the method...
8241261 Super-absorbent, reduced-pressure wound dressings and systems  
A super-absorbent dressing assembly for use with a reduced-pressure wound treatment system includes a breathable, fluid restricted dry layer for placement against a wound, a super-absorbent layer,...
8241235 Surgical switch mode power supply and surgical DC power tool  
In order to improve a surgical DC power tool such that it can be operated, where applicable, under sterile conditions, in particular, using conventional DC voltage supplies, a surgical switch mode...
8241234 Knee brace and method for securing the same  
A knee brace divided into anterior and posterior sides by a frontal plane, and having first and second sides divided by a median plane. The knee brace including a frame having proximal and distal...
8240066 Arch support independent of footwear  
This device elevates the midsection of the foot when shoeless, addressing congenital flatness, or lapsing or pronation in the arch. The device, which can be constructed of various materials, does...
8235924 Orthotic brace  
An orthotic brace (30) for a joint includes a bracing device (40) having first and second portions (42, 44) movable relative to one another and a mechanism (100) for placing the bracing device (40)...
8235928 Functional low-profile dynamic extension splint and methods for its use and manufacture  
A low profile dynamic extension splint for biasing a person's fingers and/or a thumb in an open position.
8235927 Wrist orthosis  
The invention relates to a wrist orthosis with a cuff, which is open for passage of the thumb and which is provided with stabilizing rods and with at least one tightening strap for fixing the...
8237010 Method of manufacturing a dressing  
A therapeutic device for promoting the healing of a wound in a mammal is disclosed. An exemplary device comprises a permeable structure having a plurality of depressions formed in a surface...
8235869 Device for generating power from a locomotion energy associated with leg muscles acting across a joint  
A device for generating power from a locomotion energy associated with leg muscles acting across an ankle joint. The device including: a cuff worn on the leg; a shoe; an energy absorbing element...
8237009 Custom patterned wound dressings having patterned fluid flow barriers and methods of manufacturing and using same  
A custom fabricated (e.g. custom shaped and dimensioned) wound dressing that matches a corresponding, pre-mapped integumentary wound includes one or more liquid flow barriers composed for example...
8235926 Brace for restraining shoulder movement  
A shoulder brace comprises a girdle, at least one tether connected to the girdle, and an arm band connected to the at least one tether. In one embodiment, the girdle includes at least one pad...
8237007 Wound dressing with controllable permeability  
Wound dressings and methods of manufacturing wound dressings are provided. The wound dressings include portions that are converted from a moisture vapor permeable material to a material having...
8234842 Wound dressing and apparatus for forming same  
A multi-layered wound dressing includes a moisture-retaining portion for enhancing the healing of a wound. The wound dressing includes an intermediate layer that has both water soluble and water...
8235925 Back brace  
An application for a back brace for supporting both the abdomen and lower back of the user includes an abdominal support member and a lumbar support member having a convex dome facing inwardly...
8235929 Method of treating pruritis  
The present invention relates to a method of treating dermatologic pruritis. The skin involved with purities is covered with an organic cloth in order to make it more difficult to scratch. The...
8237008 Partially rigid bandage apparatus  
The partially rigid bandage apparatus has a band having a first end spaced apart from a second end, a pair of identical spaced apart sides, a top and a bottom, a fastening device releasably...
8231561 Under cast air sleeve  
An air sleeve for stimulating blood flow and providing aeration around, under and within a cast includes a base film with an array of nodal air cells, at least some of which are perforated on a...
8230619 Footwear orthosis  
The present invention is an apparatus and method of orthopedic footwear for post-surgical or diabetic patients or for sanitary use. The footwear has an ambidextrous bottom sole. In a higher part...
8231560 Orthotic device and method for securing the same  
An orthotic device includes a frame having a first shell defining front and rear surfaces, and extending longitudinally into the anterior and posterior sides of the brace. The first shell defining...
8226587 Pelvic anchor brace and spinal support  
The present invention relates to spinal support and brace devices configured to support the lower back and, more specifically the present invention relates to devices that anchor on portions of the...
8227657 Wound shield  
A preformed wound shield includes a frame formed of one or more layers of suitable material and any suitable covering. Exudate absorbing or transporting material may also be one of two or more...
8226590 Stress radiography positioner  
A knee positioning device for applying stress to a knee joint during a radiographic procedure. The device comprises at least one sectional support board having a plurality of slots therein, a...
8226586 Negative pressure, compression therapy device  
A negative pressure, compression therapy device is described in this application. It has (a) a heel care boot having a fluid, (b) a pressure bag having an opening that receives the patient's foot...
8226585 Brace having inflatable support  
The systems and methods provide or use a brace for patient's limb that includes, among other things, a non-inflatable, rigid, lower housing for supporting the sole of a patient's foot, and an...
8226589 Night splint with digital dorsiflexion  
A night splint for a user's foot having a frame member and a toe retainer that is releasably connected to the frame member. The toe retainer is configured to dorsiflex at least one toe of the user...
8226588 Stabilizing belt  
A stabilizing belt for use by a pair of riders riding a vehicle in tandem to provide a means for the back rider to stabilize himself or herself during the ride, the stabilizing belt comprising a...
8226732 Prosthetic liner with improved knee flexion  
A prosthesis comprising an elastomeric liner sized and configured to surround a limb of a patient about a knee joint, the liner having an inner surface for facing the limb of the patient and an...
8227656 Wound treatment-dressing and method of manufacture  
A wound treatment-dressing is shown which includes a dressing body formed from a medically inert, moisture permeable, urethane open-cell foam which is hydrophilic in nature. The foam body has a...
8221340 Hybrid compression stocking  
A compression stocking for compressing a limb is disclosed. The stocking may include a proximal tube, a distal tube, and an transition line or zone. The proximal tube may have a distal end and a...
8221339 Femoral support member for a walking assistance device  
A femoral support member (30) comprises a stiff frame (31) made of an elongated rectangular plate member curved so as to extend along an outer side and front of a femoral part of a wearer and a...
8221456 Vertical rehabilitation appliance  
A vertical rehabilitation appliance includes a horizontal frame, vertical frame, moving mechanism, head positioning structure, body positioning structure, and fastening belts. The vertical frame...
8221435 Device comprising a pin support member and insulation means for fixation to a patients skull during neurological diagnosis, and a method for assembling said device  
The present invention relates to a device for fixation to a patient during neurological diagnosis, therapy or surgery, in particular during MRI diagnosis. The device comprises at least one fixation...