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US20160038362 CONFIGURABLE AIR DIFFUSION BODY SUPPORTS  
A patient positioning wedge, mattress, pillow, pod, or other surface or apparatus for preventing or relieving pressure ulcers or other types of wounds through low air loss therapy, alternating...
US20160029821 PILLOW  
A pillow containing particulate material such as beads or balls (a “bean pillow”), which is particularly suitable for use during travel. The pillow comprises two wings, and a bridging section...
US20150283013 AUTOLEVELING LOW PROFILE PATIENT SUPPORT APPARATUS  
A patient support apparatus (20) including a patient support surface (22) and a repositioning mechanism (24) for vertically and angularly repositioning the surface (22). The apparatus (20)...
US20150257554 AIR-ACTIVATED HEATED TRAVEL PILLOWS AND TRAVEL BLANKETS  
Heat packs are incorporated into various travel and comfort items, such as pillows, blankets, and the like, in a designated pocket and/or pouch within the items to provide a user with soothing,...
US20150231005 PERSONAL INDEPENDENT MOBILITY AND LIFT DEVICE  
A mobility device with sit and stand assist for providing disabled individuals with the ability to rise from a sitting position and move about without the aid of an assistant. The mobility device...
US20140250597 ADJUSTABLE BED FOUNDATION SYSTEM WITH BUILT-IN SELF-TEST  
This disclosure describes built-in self-test techniques for an adjustable bed foundation system. In one example, this disclosure describes a remote controller device for an adjustable bed...
US20140250592 INFANT CALMING/SLEEP-AID DEVICE AND METHOD OF USE  
An infant calming/sleep-aid device includes a main moving platform that moves in a reciprocating manner and an actuator that drives the reciprocating movement of the main moving platform. The...
US20140201914 PATIENT POSITIONING SUPPORT STRUCTURE  
A patient support system includes independently adjustable columns supporting a hinged bending or breaking patient support structure. At least one column includes at least two sections. A...
US20140137327 PRONE AND LATERALLY ANGLED SURGICAL DEVICE AND METHOD  
A method and apparatus of positioning in multiple positions during spinal surgery includes deviating a patient support apparatus about a longitudinal axis to a position in which one lateral side...
US20130174345 OCCUPANT MONITORING SYSTEM  
Example implementations are directed to a system that can be used to monitor the state of an occupant of a structure, such as a bed or a mattress. The states that can be monitored include whether...
US20130025069 FOAM MATTRESS ASSEMBLY WITH INCREASED AIRFLOW AND INDEPENDENT SUSPENSION  
Mattress assemblies that provide user comfort via independent suspension and increased airflow generally include a first foam layer; a second foam layer configured with an independent response...
US20110247137 Siderail Accessory Module  
An apparatus comprises a housing and a communication system. The housing includes a front portion and a rear portion. The rear portion has an engagement surface and a coupler configured to...
US20100237082 Gel cushion mat  
The invention is a pad having a layer of resilient gel disposed on a layer of foam. The gel layer is preferably a silicone gel or other resilient gel such as a thermoplastic elastomer (TPE), SEBS...
US20090188048 SUPPORT SURFACE ASSEMBLY FOR A SLEEPING PERSON  
A support surface assembly for a sleeping person that comprises a rigid frame with an upper edge for supporting an air-permeable layer and an air-permeable layer that is fixedly joined to the...
US20090007335 SUPPORT PILLOWS WITH STRETCH PANELS  
In one embodiment, a support pillow comprises a pillow body having a medial region and two opposing arms that form a well region, a first side and a second side. The pillow body further includes...
US20080178386 ARTICLE OF BEDDING  
An article of bedding comprising a bottom sheet (11) having side walls (12) thus to form a box sheet to be placed elastically over a mattress (10), and a top cover (14) having its edges attached...
US20080141460 MATTRESS MONITORING SYSTEM  
A system for monitoring a mattress controller including a portable monitor having a memory, an input/output node in selective communication with the mattress controller, a processor programmed to...
US20080060131 Portable Ventilation System  
Provided herein is a portable device useful for providing ventilation to a selected area via circulation of ambient air. A device according to the present invention is especially well-suited to...
US20080040856 APPARATUS AND METHODS FOR LIFTING BED MATTRESSES AND/OR TUCKING IN BED COVERS  
The invention discloses differing embodiments of apparatus, and methods for their use, which are designed to aide in lifting bed mattresses and tucking in bed covers. In some embodiments, kits are...
US20060173257 Sleep evaluation method, sleep evaluation system, operation program for sleep evaluation system, pulse oximeter, and sleep support system  
Measurement is made about a necessary evaluation parameter of a subject, the parameter being variable due to sleep apnea of the subject. A body position of the subject is detected in terms of...
US20060075554 Sleeping bag with enhancements  
A sleeping apparatus has an outer layer having an inner liner superimposed and coextensive with the outer layer and connected to each other, and an amusement feature provided on either the outer...
US20150366360 METHODS AND SYSTEMS OF AN ADJUSTABLE BED  
Aspects of this invention relate to an adjustable bed that may include one or more articulating portions, and may include one or more components, including an air inflatable mattress associated...
US20150128352 ADAPTABLE SURFACE FOR USE IN BEDS AND CHAIRS TO REDUCE OCCURRENCE OF PRESSURE ULCERS  
An adaptable surface system including a plurality of individually adjustable surface units and a plurality of pressure sensors. Each pressure sensor corresponds to one of the adjustable subsurface...
US20140182063 Enhanced Thermally-Conductive Cushioning Foams by Addition of Graphite  
Methods and combinations for making and using one or more graphite enhanced thermally-conductive foam (TC Foam) layers located on, under, or in cushioning foams and mattresses. Enhanced thermally...
US20140041115 SINGLE SOURCE ASSEMBLY FOR HOME CARE OF PHYSICALLY IMPAIRED  
A method of facilitating the establishment of a home care facility for the physically impaired by establishing a single source for a body lift assembly, portable shower and portable commode all...
US20130263377 Customizable Pillow and Mattress  
A customizable pillow includes at least a first insert, a second insert, and a third insert and an outer shell for receiving the inserts. The first insert represents a maximum amount, the second...
US20130191990 APPARATUS WITH PATIENT ADJUSTMENT DEVICE COUPLED TO ARCHITECTURAL SYSTEM  
An apparatus comprises an architectural system and a patient adjustment device. The patient adjustment device is coupled to the architectural system and adapted to pull on a patient receiver to...
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...
US20130174344 COMPONENT WITH MULTIPLE LAYERS  
Components are disclosed that include a first layer and a second layer affixed to the first layer or an optional third layer. At least one of the first layer and the second layer includes a gel foam.
US20130167847 UNIVERSAL STERILE DRAPE AND SUPPORT SYSTEM FOR IN-OPERATING-ROOM SAFE PATIENT HANDLING EQUIPMENT  
Described are surgical drapes and system with universal application to heavy equipment useful in operating room environments. Surgical drape systems of the invention are particularly capable of...
US20120198616 DISTRIBUTED THERMOELECTRIC STRING AND INSULATING PANEL AND APPLICATIONS FOR LOCAL HEATING, LOCAL COOLING, AND POWER GENERATION FROM HEAT  
Inexpensive, lightweight, flexible heating and cooling panels with highly distributed thermoelectric elements are provided. A thermoelectric “string” is described that may be woven or assembled...
US20120180224 MATTRESS CONSTRUCTIONS WITH DENSIFIED FIBER COMPONENTS  
Densified fiber structures are incorporated into mattress constructions and bedding Applications. In one embodiment, a mattress innerspring is combined with one or more densified fiber structures...
US20110209287 PROXIMITY SENSOR  
An immersion sensor for use with a cushion or mattress for determining the relative immersion of a person within the cushion or mattress comprising a sensor, a ground and a circuit for measuring...
US20100000020 Dynamic therapy bed system  
A therapeutic mattress system is provided for treating a patient. The mattress system has a mattress having plurality of vertically elongated cells extending from a base layer that are arranged in...
US20090205138 Cushioning Apparatus  
An improved cushioning apparatus having a plurality of individual pockets containing an improved filler material comprising granular viscoelastic foam, said apparatus further comprising a top...
US20090113633 BED ASSEMBLY  
A bed assembly (10) includes a frame (22) which supports four mattress support panels (50-56) which are able to move with pivoting of the various parts of the frame (22). The frame (22) is formed...
US20070251016 Convective seating and sleeping systems  
A convective seating and sleeping system with a plenum for use as a mattress, cushion or as part of seat or other structure to deliver air flow to a user or users. The convective cushion includes...
US20060130239 Bed side rail method and apparatus  
A bedside support device having a free swinging mode of a handle member where the handle member is positioned in a manner to prevent entrapment zones while in a free swinging mode to prevent...
US20060031996 Foam core pillow or mattress allowing adjustment for rebound speed  
A foam core pillow or mattress comprising a breathable foam core in the shape of a pillow or mattress, an outer cover shaped to cover the foam core, formed of at least a layer of non-breathable...
US20050165325 Hospital bed  
The invention relates to a hospital bed (1) with a support part (2) for a patient, said bed being provided with a moveable holder with a display (6) and/or with sensors (10 to 12) for recording...
US20050076437 Material mover having a fluid film reservoir  
A material mover includes substantially rectangular top and bottom sheets connected to perimeter side walls. The width of the bottom sheet which is perforated with orifices at least in a central...
US20170143132 MULTI-LAYER SUPPORT SYSTEM  
In various embodiments, a support system includes a multi-layer support system with a number of layers. Systems and methods of removing moisture vapor from an environment surrounding patient are...
US20170027344 Head Support for Stopping Airway Disorders  
An airways disorder alleviating system for stopping an ongoing and/or upcoming airways disorder of a sleeping individual includes a resting surface on which the individual at least partly is to...
US20160367036 ULTIMATE COMFORT N CARE BED, AND A BED APPARATUS CAPABLE OF SEAMLESSLY CHANGING BED SHEETS WHILE BEING OCCUPIED BY A PERSON, A METHOD OF RELIEVING ULCERS, AND A METHOD THEREOF  
The present invention relates generally to an ultimate comfort n care bed, and a bed apparatus capable of seamlessly changing bed sheets while being occupied by a person, a method of relieving...
US20150335172 CRIB SHIELD SYSTEM AND OTHER BREATHABLE APPARATUS  
An apparatus and method for making same utilizing a breathable mesh material having a reduced suffocation resistance level for infant and toddler use. The breathable mesh material includes an...
US20150007393 CONTROLLER FOR MULTI-ZONE FLUID CHAMBER MATTRESS SYSTEM  
A sleep system comprises a mattress comprising a plurality of zones, each zone comprising at least one fluid inflatable bladder, a controller configured to control a fluid pressure within the at...
US20140283308 Mattress System  
A mattress system devised to achieve a function of automatic detection, mainly including a mattress having a simple structure; a control unit equipped with a unique user interface for caregivers...
US20140084774 FURNITURE APPARATUSES, AND KITS, SYSTEMS, AND USES OF SAME  
An apparatus for holding a decorative cover. The apparatus includes: a body having front and rear opposite sides, the front side of the body having a front surface having a perimeter, the rear...
US20130318720 PATIENT SUPPORT WITH IMPROVED PATIENT SAFETY  
A patient support, such as a bed, can include a frame, a patient support deck coupled to the frame and configured to support a patient, and wheels coupled to the frame to support the patient...
US20130177731 THERMAL INSULATION STRUCTURE AND PRODUCTS MADE THEREFROM  
A thermal insulating structure, and products made therefrom. The insulation structure includes an insulation-containing substructure that includes an inner and intermediate layers forming a...