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8118764 Hip abduction orthosis  
A hip abduction orthosis for stabilizing the hip joints of a user, provided with a trunk engaging part, first and second thigh engaging parts and first and second coupling parts, wherein the first...
8117770 Footwear device  
A footwear device including a resilient member having first and second ends. The first end can be configured for being connected to a user's foot, and the second end can be configured for being...
8118765 Joint protector, blank for a joint protector and method for manufacturing a joint protector  
A joint protector of a sheet-shaped flexible material, including an essentially tubular body, which is provided with a curved configuration for adaptation to a joint, and which is sewn together...
8118762 Medical knee bandage  
A medical knee bandage having a sheathing body of material that is elastic in at least some sections and is open on opposing ends and forms a closed sheathing jacket that is under tangential...
8118761 System and method for temporo-mandibular joint decompression during cervical traction  
Traction devices, systems, and methods for their use provide simultaneous axial distraction and one of flexion, extension, or lateral flexion of the spine. The devices permit aligning at least a...
8114039 System and method for sweat and temperature control in the treatment of positional plagiocephaly  
A system and method are disclosed for providing a ventilated orthotic cranioplasty helmet for treating positional plagiocephaly in infants. Specifically, a system and method are disclosed in which...
8114034 Walking assisting device  
A walking aid apparatus comprising a sitting member which a user sits astride and leg links each coupled to a connection provided on the undersurface of the sitting member in such a way as to be...
8114126 Modular, reduced-pressure, wound-closure systems and methods  
A modular, reduced-pressure, wound-closure system for generating a closing force on a surface wound on a patient includes a sealed contracting member, a plurality of attachment base members, and a...
8114041 Orthopedic brace  
An orthopedic brace is provided that is adapted for securing a wrist, hand and thumb. The brace includes a pad having proximal and distal edges, and first and second sides each comprising loop...
8115049 Dressing and an epidermal positioning mechanism and method for using same  
An epidermal positioning mechanism for use with an application to a predetermined epidermal surface. The epidermal positioning mechanism comprises a strip of material having a first end portion of...
8114040 Interchangeable range of motion stop  
A method and apparatus for providing a range of motion to digits on a person's hand is disclosed. The apparatus may include a splint, an outrigger, a plurality of tubes, and a plurality of rubber...
8114042 Orthotic lift apparatus  
An orthotic apparatus for assisting a person having an orthotic disability, such as foot drop, comprising an ankle belt component and a shoe/foot belt component connected by a pair of coil springs...
8114433 Clay-based hemostatic agents and devices for the delivery thereof  
A hemostatic device for promoting the clotting of blood includes a gauze substrate, a clay material disposed on the gauze substrate, and also a polyol such as glycerol or the like disposed on the...
8115048 ***WITHDRAWN PATENT AS PER THE LATEST USPTO WITHDRAWN LIST***
Treatment or prevention of scars and/or keloids
 
Devices, bandages, kits and methods are described that can control or regulate the mechanical environment of a wound to ameliorate scar and/or keloid formation. The mechanical environment of a...
8109892 Methods of making compression device with improved evaporation  
In a method of forming a compression sleeve, a wicking layer is provided that is strategically exposed to promote wicking and cooling of the body part acted upon by the sleeve. The wicking layer...
8110717 Carboxymethylated cellulosic wound dressing garment  
A body shaped wound dressing wherein the dressing is a knitted or woven garment comprising a cellulosic yarn, which garment has been carboxymethylated at least in parts of its wound contacting...
8110718 Thin film delivery system and method of manufacture  
A carrier delivered dressing is disclosed which has a conformable backing with a pressure sensitive adhesive coated on a bottom face and removable carrier attached to the top face of the backing....
8109273 Shoulder immobilizer and fracture stabilization device  
A shoulder immobilizer (20) includes a semi-rigid or rigid orthosis, in the form of an arm support (22), which supports the upper arm, elbow, forearm and wrist of a patient. A bolster (24) is...
8105257 Extremity stress attenuation modality with resistance-mechanism engaging member  
The present invention provides an extremity stress reducing modality for a human subject having an extremity, the extremity having an uninjured portion and an injured portion. The modality...
8105256 Post operative pressure garment  
A compression garment for treating post operative patients involved in body contouring surgery and structured for removable disposition in an operative position about the torso or other...
8105255 Orthosis for correcting the position of a body joint  
An orthosis including arms held in place on body parts by a respective fastening member and interconnected by a pivot joint adjacent to a body joint. For bending of the body parts required during...
8100847 Protective skin cover  
A protective skin covering has at least three distinct layers that can be worn on multiple parts of the human body. An inner layer substantially surrounds an area over which a protective skin...
8101202 Gentle process for conversion of cystine in keratin-containing materials to lanthionine  
Useful materials are produced from keratin containing raw materials by a process that includes gentle lanthionization of cystine disulfide bonds. Hydratable materials are produced for use in...
8100844 Ambulating ankle and knee joints with bidirectional dampening and assistance using elastomeric restraint  
A hinge or joint assembly includes a first member movably connected to a second member to allow angular displacement of the first member relative to the second member in each of extension and...
8100956 Method of and system for thermally augmented wound care oxygenation  
An oxygenation and temperature thermal therapy and oxygenation treatment pad with a plurality of air chambers is disclosed for treatment of skin wound tissues. The air chambers are filled and...
8100872 Medical dressing containing antimicrobial agent  
A medical dressing containing an antimicrobial agent is disclosed. The medical dressing comprises a layered fabric comprising an inner layer of substantially hydrophilic material, an outer layer...
8100843 Shape memory polymer medical cast  
A medical cast and methods of using the same are disclosed. The method of making includes providing a shape memory polymer (SMP) in a permanent shape which corresponds to a limb's general shape...
8100846 Spinal traction and restoration using pointable constrained inflator  
Spinal traction and restoration using application of forces in user-selectable distinct unitary directions by a rotatable pointable constrained inflator proximate a device base. The constrained...
8100848 Reduced-pressure, compression systems and apparatuses for use on breast tissue  
A system uses reduced pressure to provide a therapeutic force to a person's breast area. The system includes a dressing assembly shaped and configured to be placed on the breast area, a...
8100845 Ankle support with calcaneous control strap  
A foot support having straps which receive the calcaneous and wrap around the midfoot in a tensioned state for stabilizing the rearfoot and the midfoot to avoid excessive inversion and eversion of...
8096965 Locomotion assisting device and method  
An exoskeleton bracing system includes: a trunk support for affixing to the trunk of a disabled person and leg braces for connecting to the legs of the person, each leg brace including limb...
8096302 Devices, systems, and methods to fixate tissue within the regions of the body, such as the pharyngeal conduit  
Systems and methods incorporate implant structures, and/or implantation devices, and/or surgical implantation techniques, to make possible the treatment of physiologic conditions, such as sleep...
8097274 Skin substitutes, preparation methods and uses thereof  
Provided herein are skin substitutes suitable for use in a living subject for purpose of repairing damaged tissues, methods of producing the skin substitutes and their uses. A biocomposite...
8096304 Head positioning aid  
A head-positioning aid for treating or preventing plagiocephaly and torticollis is formed of a soft, compliant beanie-style cap. A soft and pliable deflector is attached to the beanie cap and...
8096964 Compression garment having grip  
A compression garment adapted for placement in a self-retaining configuration on a body part for imparting compression therapy on the body part. The compression garment includes a flexible wrap...
8097272 Layered materials for use as wound dressings  
The invention provides a wound dressing comprising a layered material comprising a hydrophilic foam layer formed from a first polyurethane and a hydrogel layer formed from a second polyurethane,...
8096979 Reduced pressure treatment system having a dual porosity pad  
A wound closure system and method having a porous pad for providing a reduced pressure to a tissue site is disclosed. The porous pad comprises a porous material formed by spraying a chemical...
8097766 Self-adhering friction reducing liner and method of use  
A patch of low friction materials, such as a film of polytetrafluoroethylene is sized to provide an area of low friction support for a portion of a human body relative to an object such as a shoe...
8092412 Apparatus, system, and method for transcutaneously transferring energy  
An apparatus for transcutaneously transferring an amount of energy to an implantable orthopaedic device includes a primary coil. The primary coil has a resonant frequency matched to a resonant...
8093444 Multilayer conductive appliance having wound healing and analgesic properties  
A dressing for promoting healing and pain relief of the body of a living organism having a pathologic condition has at least one layer of conductive material having a resistance no greater than...
8092411 Hand held orthosis having a flexible enclosure and method of utilization  
A hand orthosis supporting a patient's thumb and fingers spaced apart and separated from contact with the palm of the hand, including an elongated body having a palm surface, a thumb portion, and...
8092437 Controlled evacuation ostomy device with external seal  
A flexible membrane is situated within a rigid or semi-rigid cap. The edge of the cap wall is adhesively fixed to the tissue surrounding the stoma. The interior of the cap is pressurized to press...
8093445 Wound dressing and method for manufacturing the same  
A wound dressing defines bodyside and backside surfaces. The dressing comprises a backing layer defining a center portion and a border portion surrounding the center portion. An absorbent core is...
8088964 Wound dressing  
This invention relates to a wound dressing (10). The wound dressing includes first and second absorbent layers (12, 14) of a non-woven fabric of viscose and polyester fibres. Each absorbent layer...
8088089 Apparatus and methods for reducing shoulder dislocations  
The present invention is directed to apparatus, systems, and methods for reducing anterior shoulder dislocations in a patient. In one embodiment, the apparatus of the present invention comprises a...
8088965 Method for accelerated wound healing using novel fibrous webbings  
Methods accelerate healing of a wound by applying a multilayer bandage to the wound. The multilayer bandage has a spun-bonded webbing comprising at least one partially or completely hydrolytically...
8088141 Apparatus for preventing and removing forehead wrinkles  
Apparatus for preventing and removing forehead wrinkles includes an elongated member having an elastic memory, a cover member releasably connected to the elongated member and covering a central...
8088088 Back support system  
A support system designed to reduce the stress exerted on the back of a wearer when he bends over to lift a load. It comprises a harness and a yoke for distributing the load on the shoulder of the...
8083702 Walking assistance device  
A walking assistance device has a leg link formed by connecting a first link member and a second link member through a third joint assembly. A force generated at the leg link by driving the third...
8083764 Tourniquet padding  
A constructed padding for use with a tourniquet, kits, and methods of its use are provided. In use, the tourniquet padding is wrapped about and secured to an extremity, and a tourniquet is...