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US20130104914 Bra accessory to minimize discomfort, rash, and infection  
Disclosed is a bra accessory for eliminating or substantially reducing the discomfort, chaffing, pain, rash, intertrigo, and infections caused by pressure of a woman's bra cup rim against her...
US20120160250 BREAST CREASE COMFORTER  
A breast crease comforter decreases pain and promotes healing during and after radiation therapy to the breast. The skin crease between the breast and the torso is typically exposed to daily...
US20120078144 BEDSORE PREVENTION SYSTEM, DEVICE & METHODS  
The present invention is directed to systems, devices and methods for preventing and treating bedsores. In particular, the invention is directed to the use of feedback mechanisms and application...
US20140048080 ANATOMICAL EXTERNAL PRESSURE MANAGEMENT METHODS  
Methods for external anatomical pressure management are described, such as, methods for reducing the loss of lean body mass in a person experiencing anatomical support wherein the support contact...
US20120030865 Wearing apparel for use by one confined to a sitting or prone condition  
A wearing apparel garment, such as an undergarment, has a padded portion positioned to be located adjacent to the coccyx of the wearer during use and which has a medicated patch containing...
US20120037169 Support Surface Cover Having Different Frictional Zones  
An apparatus is disclosed for placement on a support surface between the support surface and a living being, wherein the living being has a bony prominence. The apparatus includes a first zone...
US20120222688 Protective shield for male genitalia  
A protective shield for use on a male penis comprises a rectangular shaped member, wherein the member is flexible and removably securable to the penis and itself. The protective shield also...
US20150000680 PATIENT SUPPORT SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A patient support system for a wheelchair is provided. At least a portion of the patient support system components form a no-air-loss patient support surface. At least one fluid pump can supply...
US20100051037 CLOTHES AND METHOD FOR PREVENTING SLEEPING RESPIRATORY OBSTRUCTION AND/OR DECUBITUS  
Clothes have a capability of preventing sleeping respiratory obstruction and/or decubitus, which is worn by a user. The clothes include a plurality of air chambers provided at the rear of the...
US20120247490 Orthodontic Protraction Headgear Appliance Protective Cover Assembly  
The present invention is a protective cover assembly, pattern, and method for use for installation upon an external orthodontic headgear protraction appliance having a chin cup interface and a...
US20060180159 Cracked heel protector  
A fabric device for wear over a user's heel to protect a cracked or inflamed heel, whether being medically treated or not, to protect the heel from further injury and discomfort. The device...
US20100089411 PATIENT SUPPORT SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A patient support system for an operating room table is provided. At least a portion of the patient support system components form a no-air-loss patient support surface. At least one fluid pump...
US20070260167 Wound protector  
This invention relates to a protective spacer for protecting a wound, such a lumber spinal fusion incision, from detrimental contact or rubbing with foreign objects such as a cast surrounding or...
US20090194115 Apparatus for prevention and treatment of decubitus ulcers  
An apparatus to prevent and/or treat pressure ulceration of the skin notably in the sacral area, but also other pressure-sensitive areas of the body as well. The apparatus includes a garment...
US20130042877 OXYGEN HEALING SYSTEM AND METHOD OF USE  
This invention relates to a pressure related ulcer and perineal dermatitis prevention and treatment device and method of use. The device may be used in conjunction with a urine collection and...
US20100288291 METHOD FOR PREVENTING OR TREATING PRESSURE SORES  
The invention is a method for treating or preventing pressure sores. It comprises (i.e., includes but is not limited to) the following steps: applying a cushion in indirect contact or in direct...
US20110036359 Protective Bodysuit  
The invention is for a bodysuit for clothing of a human to assist in comfortable wearing of an orthotic brace. Trouserette sections, an elliptical sanitary voiding aperture, and a loincloth with a...
US20110186057 ICU/CCU/NICU PATIENT GOWN  
An ICU/CCU/NICU garment for a patient during hospitalization includes an upper portion of the garment, a lower portion of the garment, and a rear portion of the garment. The upper garment portion...
US20090308404 FABRICS FOR PREVENTING AND REDUCING SKIN WOUNDS  
A fabric for the prevention and treatment of skin wounds, and pressure wounds in particular, which includes a woven fabric having warp yarns and filling yarns woven to provide a smooth fabric...
US20130340772 Multiple ply managed friction material surface with smooth bonded seams  
A substantially smooth, seamless managed friction material surface and apparatus for placement on a support surface between the support surface and a living being for preventing abrasion or...
US20120024300 DEVICE FOR PROTECTING AN AREA OF THE HUMAN BODY  
A device for protecting an area of skin of a human body includes a plate. The plate includes a first face covered by an external layer and a second face opposite the external layer. The second...
US20110259349 DISPOSABLE ABSORBENT ARTICLE  
The invention relates to a disposable absorbent article used to absorb body fluids and to prevent skin breakdown and chafing under the breast. The article is secured to the front inner and outer...
US20150190269 Pressure Material  
A method of spreading constant or repeated pressure away from one or more pressure points between a user and an item of wear wherein the item of wear comprises a pressure material being either:...
US20130255699 PATIENT-ORIENTING ALTERNATING PRESSURE DECUBITUS PREVENTION SUPPORT APPARATUS  
Described herein are systems and apparatuses for the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers. In particular, the ulcer prevention systems and/or apparatuses disclosed herein prevent or...
US20140290670 ENHANCED PATIENT-ORIENTING ALTERNATING PRESSURE SUPPORT APPARATUS  
Described herein are systems and apparatuses for enhanced comfort through contact pressure reduction. In particular, the systems and apparatuses disclosed herein prevent or otherwise mitigate...
US20140048081 ENHANCED PATIENT-ORIENTING ALTERNATING PRESSURE SUPPORT APPARATUS  
Described herein are systems and apparatuses for enhanced comfort through contact pressure reduction. In particular, the systems and apparatuses disclosed herein prevent or otherwise mitigate...
US20140048082 PATIENT-ORIENTING ALTERNATING PRESSURE SUPPORT APPARATUS WITH LOWER EXTREMITY WEDGE  
Described herein are systems and apparatuses for enhanced comfort through contact pressure reduction. In particular, the systems and apparatuses disclosed herein prevent or otherwise mitigate...
US20120060849 Apparatus and methods for preventing and/or healing pressure ulcers  
Protective devices, to protect a body part having a bony portion with a soft tissue layer between the bony portion and an outer skin layer, have an inner surface which conforms to the body part to...
US20140305445 BED APPARATUS AND PATIENT DETECTION METHOD  
A bed apparatus includes: a mattress mounted on a bed body; and, first cells arranged on both left and right sides in a longitudinal direction of the bed body and is configured to change the body...
US20130298918 INDEPENDENTLY ADJUSTABLE SUPPORT SYSTEM  
Apparatus and methods for adjusting a support to a body are described in which a portable support assembly may be worn or used by a bed-stricken or wheel-chair restricted individual around...
US20130180531 INDEPENDENTLY ADJUSTABLE SUPPORT SYSTEM  
Apparatus and methods for adjusting a support to a body are described in which a portable support assembly may be worn or used by a bed-stricken or wheel-chair restricted individual around...
US20130180530 ADJUSTABLE SUPPORT SYSTEM  
Apparatus and methods for adjusting a support to a body are described in which a portable support assembly may be worn or used by a bed-stricken or wheel-chair restricted individual around...
US20170112674 Dressing and Dressing Assembly for Preventing Pressure Ulcers  
A dressing for guarding against the development of pressure ulcers has a recipient side and an environmental side. The dressing comprises a moisture barrier layer whose components include a sacral...
US20170087036 Systems and Methods of Preventing Bedsores  
Example embodiments of the systems and methods of preventing bedsores take the pressure off of the soft tissue and direct it on the bone, which is made to handle the weight and the pressure. In...
US20170087002 PRESSURE RELIEF PAD FOR THE PREVENTION OF PRESSURE ULCERS  
A pressure relief pad for the prevention of pressure ulcers includes a pressure relief layer that is a foam structure that evenly disperses forces that the skin is subjected to; a thin film layer...
US20170065785 HEADGEAR APPARATUS TO PREVENT OR REDUCE INJURY FROM PROLONGED CANNULA USE  
Systems and methods provide cushioning to the tubing of a user-worn nasal cannula delivery system to mitigate the potentially negative effects of direct tubing-to-skin contact in the area around...
US20160374847 PROTECTIVE DRESSING WITH REUSABLE PHASE-CHANGE MATERIAL COOLING INSERT  
A protective dressing includes an outer dressing and an adhesive layer. The outer dressing includes an opening and a cavity sized to receive a phase-change material (PCM) insert inserted through...
US20160333505 MICROCLIMATE CONTROLLING FABRICS AND METHODS  
A fabric comprises a woven fabric having continuous filament warp yarns and continuous filament filling yarns, wherein the warp yarns are about 30 denier to 100 denier, and the filling yarns are...
US20160193090 LOW AIR LOSS ABSORBENT PAD  
Embodiments of the present disclosure describe low air loss absorbent pad apparatuses and systems for use thereof in conjunction with contact pressure-mitigation support apparatuses and/or for use...
US20160166422 A SUPPORT DEVICE WITH A CONTAINED CUSHIONING ELEMENT  
The disclosed support device includes a contained cushioning element, which allowing for cleaning of the support device but limiting absorption of fluid into the cushioning element. The support...
US20130174859 APPARATUS AND METHODS FOR CONFORMING A SUPPORT TO A BODY  
Apparatus and methods for conforming a support to a body are described in which a portable support assembly may be worn by a bed-stricken individual around particular regions of the body where...
US20130112213 APPARATUS AND METHODS FOR CONFORMING A SUPPORT TO A BODY  
Apparatus and methods for conforming a support to a body are described in which a portable support assembly may be worn by a bed-stricken individual around particular regions of the body where...

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