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8882688 Orthotic joint stabilizing assembly  
An orthotic joint stabilizing assembly includes an assembly hinge, a first support and a second support carried by and pivotal with respect to each other about the assembly hinge, a hinge spring...
8876694 Tube connector with a guiding tip  
Generally described herein are apparatus, systems and methods related to utilizing a guiding tip to connect two open ends of respective tubes of a gastric banding system. More particularly, one of...
8876743 Conformable material for an orthotic device and method of making same  
A conformable material for an orthotic device including a plurality of fibers each including a plurality of filaments encapsulated by a first thermoplastic material. A second thermoplastic...
8876777 Safe needle methods, apparatus, and systems  
A bandage can be used to secure a needle to an access site so as to prevent unintended movement or withdrawal of the needle from the access site during administration of a treatment to a patient....
8877882 Non-self-adherent coating materials  
Liquid adhesive coating materials are prepared that protect surfaces, such as medical devices and biological surfaces, including skin and mucous membranes, from pressure, shear, and friction. The...
8870799 Systems, devices, and methods for mechanically reducing and fixing bone fractures  
An array of mechanical force reduction assemblies sized and configured to independently mechanically manipulate a fractured bone region. Each assembly functions independently of the other...
8870967 Artificial joints using agonist-antagonist actuators  
Artificial limbs and joints that behave like biological limbs and joints employ a synthetic actuator which consumes negligible power when exerting zero force, consumes negligible power when...
8871464 Apparatus and method for detecting bacterial growth beneath a wound dressing  
An apparatus and method are provided for visually monitoring, detecting, and/or determining the presence, absence, and/or growth of harmful or potentially harmful bacterial microorganisms beneath...
8870800 Cervical collar  
A cervical collar including an anterior portion having a rigid or semi-rigid shell anterior main support piece. The anterior portion defines resilient or flexible edges formed along the periphery...
8871993 Permeable pressure sensitive adhesive  
The present invention relates to a pressure sensitive adhesive composition for skin application. The adhesive composition comprises 10-50% (w/w) based on the total adhesive composition of a polar...
8869801 Cushioned restraint assembly  
A cushioned restraint assembly secures a limb comfortably to a structure. The assembly includes an elongated cuff configured for encircling a limb. A band is coupled to and extends along the cuff....
8870798 Systems and methods for treating human joints  
A brace includes a closed loop feedback system that provides electrical muscle stimulation (EMS) to a joint of a human patient in response to feedback from the joint and surrounding muscles. In...
8871992 Multilayer compositions and dressings  
The invention provides a layered composition comprising: a first layer comprising a first material, wherein the first material comprises a gel material; a second layer comprising a second...
8870802 Traction splint  
A fraction splint for providing treatment to a broken or damaged lower extremity which includes a segmented-pole, an ankle assembly having a pad, strap, and retaining assembly, wherein the ankle...
8870803 Systems, devices, and methods for mechanically reducing and fixing bone fractures  
Bone fracture reduction devices, systems, and methods couple to a patient platform a mechanical bone fracture reduction fixture, which is sized and configured to be conveyed separate from the...
8870970 Dynamic support apparatus  
A dynamic support apparatus having a frame, a dynamic interface, a temperature control mechanism, and a control system. The dynamic interface is capable of changing its geometry and is disposed on...
8870801 Lower limb joint orthosis and control method therefor  
A lower-limb joint orthosis includes a lower component supporting the foot region, an upper component attached to the lower-limb, and an orthotic joint coupling both components. The orthotic joint...
8864698 Mobilizing musculoskeletal structures  
An injured musculoskeletal structure is mobilized relative to a juxtaposing support structure surface to isolate the injured musculoskeletal structure from forces transferred from adjoining...
8864689 Device for knee evaluation and relative brace  
A device for evaluating motion of a knee and for forming a brace which includes a first plate having four holes therein, a femoral arm, a tibial arm formed with a rectangular portion from which...
8864694 Brace  
The brace includes: a chest plate; a chin support; a rod having a top surface, the rod adjustably attached to the chest plate; and an adjustable linkage connected to the top surface and to the...
8864696 Toe curl prevention device and methods  
An apparatus and associated methods for preventing and treating toe curl, a condition where the toes of a patient curl toward the bottom of the foot, are provided. The apparatus provides a pad...
8865962 Multipurpose medical wrap  
The multipurpose medical wrap serves as a dressing, covering, splint holder, and/or various other emergency medical uses. The wrap includes a central pad having two layers of material defining a...
8864693 Cervical collar brace with cable adjustment  
A cervical collar brace including a main body collar, a first chin side support pivotally mounted to the main body collar, and a second chin side support pivotally mounted to the main body collar....
8866052 Heating articles using conductive webs  
A heating article is provided including a heating element including a first layer of nonwoven fibers mixed with conductive fibers, wherein the layer is divided to include a conductive region and a...
8864695 Adjustable brace apparatus  
An adjustable brace apparatus provides, in an exemplary embodiment, a pair of elongate wings configured for wrapping about and substantially conforming to a portion of a body of a user, an...
8864692 Knee brace and method for securing the same  
A brace includes a frame having first and second sections defined by a clearance, a rotary ratcheting mechanism connected to the frame, and an elongate tensioning element having a first end...
8864697 Foot pain treatment device and method of use  
A foot pain treatment device operable to treat foot pain having a tubular member with an integrated orthotic so as to facilitate treatment without the requirement for a shoe. The foot pain...
8864748 Manually-actuated reduced pressure treatment system having regulated pressure capabilities  
A reduced pressure treatment apparatus includes a charging chamber storing a first pressure less than an ambient pressure and a regulated chamber storing a second pressure less than the ambient...
8859838 Protective cover  
A sheath for covering an intravenous device to shield the device from a patient's skin. The sheath includes a layer of a soft woven material; and a thin layer of a plastic material formed on an...
8858477 Septal splint  
Provided is a septal splint to promote healing and alignment of a user's septum, and a method thereof. The septal splint includes an alignment member including a plurality of bilateral support...
8858480 Adjustable, multi-axis motion stabilizer apparatus and method  
An adjustable, multi-axis, motion stabilizer apparatus and method includes a first curved cup with a curved radius, the first curved cup with an inside surface and an outside surface. A cup hole...
8858481 Cervical collar with reduced vascular obstruction  
A cervical collar has an anterior portion and a posterior portion having side extending portions removably connecting to the anterior portion. The posterior portion includes a rigid or semi-rigid...
8861907 Methods and apparatus related to a side-fire member having a doped silica component  
In one embodiment, an apparatus may include an optical fiber that may have a surface non-normal to a longitudinal axis of a distal end portion of the optical fiber. The surface may define a...
8861825 Method for assisting in determining strength of fixing craniofacial surgery patch and computer using the same  
A computer for assisting in determining the strength of fixing a craniofacial surgery patch comprises a storage device for storing a medical image and a central processing unit, the central...
8858483 Supporter for Achilles tendon  
Provided is an Achilles tendon support capable of suppressing a dorsiflexion of an ankle joint as well as suppressing a twist of the ankle joint. The Achilles tendon support includes: an inner...
8858478 Method and system for fluidized lower leg protection  
The present invention relates to a fluidized lower leg protection and support system and method. The system can include an inner positioner. The inner positioner can displace and contour...
8858479 Adjustable joint positioning device  
A joint positioning device includes a restriction frame having a first straight section, a second straight section and two transverse section connected between the first and second straight...
8858482 Orthopedic devices utilizing rotary tensioning  
An orthopedic device has at least one flexible or rigid frame member contoured to generally correspond to an anatomical limb. The device also includes a tightening system having a dial tensioning...
8858476 Protective cast cover for bathing  
A cover adapted to be worn over a user's limb to shield a cast from water exposure includes a shell formed of a single layer of a flexible, water resistant and breathable material. The shell...
8857440 Devices and methods for protecting tissue at a surgical site  
A tissue protector is adapted to be positioned on the skin surrounding an incision. The tissue protector provides a load bearing surface for surgical tools and instruments to prevent blunt force...
8858352 Wrist guard for bowling  
A wrist guard for bowling is provided. The wrist guard is capable of easily swing-adjusting (laterally adjusting) or tilt-adjusting (longitudinally adjusting) while a user is putting on the wrist...
8853603 Thermo-formable support products and heating means therefor  
A packaged product, such as a thermo-formable splinting or bracing product adapted to be heated by microwave energy, which packaged product comprises a water laden absorbent material (5),...
8852134 Portable splint system  
A portable splint system is disclosed. The portable splint system has a limb supporting splint having at least two sections, each section has a substantially continuous cover plate, each cover...
8851284 Adhesive bandage dispensing arrangements  
A bandage strip includes a plurality of flat adhesive bandage packages of conventional configuration, having sealed therein an adhesive bandage with a pad and an adhesive substrate for adhering to...
8852277 Ear molding device for correcting misshaped ears  
A system and method for correcting misshaped ears using a molding device having one or more braces supporting a scaphal mold. The one or more braces and the scaphal mold are adapted to retain the...
8852132 Device and method for analgesic immobilization of fractured ribs  
A device (22) for analgesic immobilization in the event of thorax or rib fractures as well as a method for application of such a device are disclosed. The immobilization device (22) includes a...
8853486 Film for covering a wound  
Embodiments of the invention relate to a wound covering having a first strip-like element forming a first periphery and a second strip-like element that faces away from the first periphery, runs...
8852133 Hyperextension brace assembly and methods of use  
Embodiments of the hyperextension brace assembly utilize a cross-strap attached to mounting facilities about a joint to limit the extension of limbs about the joint. The cross-strap assembly is...
8845565 Arm sling neck cushion kit  
A cushion that cushions the neck and shoulder of a user of a sling with a strap by being selectively secured anywhere along, and over, the strap of the sling so as to be positioned on the strap of...
8845562 Gas supply system  
A gas supply system comprises a person-support surface, a garment, and a gas supply. The person-support surface includes a chamber configured to contain a gas therein. The garment includes a...