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Bandage, pad, or shield placed on body for sustained treatment thereof

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604 - Surgery


604289000 - Treating material applied to or removed from external surface of body, or cutaneous layer of skin (e.g., eye treatment, removal of skin impurities, etc.)

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Class / Patent application numberDescriptionNumber of patent applications / Date published
604307000 Adhesively attachable to body 53
604305000 Treating material supplied to bandage, pad, or shield through conduit connected to remote supply 22
604308000 Bandage, pad, shield, or attaching means extendable around body portion 4
20090118685Medicated sleeve - Embodiments of the invention provide a stretchable sleeve having a medicinal section that can be loaded with a medicinal composition and a perforated section comprising a plurality of openings, wherein the medicinal section and the perforated section overlap, and wherein the sleeve is sized so that the interior surface of the medicinal section comfortably fits a body portion and the medicinal section contacts the body portion at the site of pain. Embodiments of the invention also provide methods for preparing a sleeve by applying a medicinal composition to the inner surface of the medicinal section through the openings at the perforated section. Embodiments of the invention also provide methods for relieving pain in a body portion by pulling the sleeve in an outside-out configuration straight up a body portion without having to roll and flip its exterior surface outside.05-07-2009
20110288509MULTI-BANDAGE - There is provided herein a disparate use bandage comprising a pad portion and an elongate wrapping portion attached at an end thereof to an edge of said pad portion, said pad portion comprising an outer layer, at least one absorbent layer, an inner layer formed of a generally non-permeable material which is attached to the remainder of said pad portion in a readily removable manner.11-24-2011
20090209925DEVICE FOR THE TREATMENT OF CAROTID ARTERY DISEASES - Device comprising a collar, at least one inflatable elastic cushion, and a pad, carried by the cushion and comprising a revulsive active principle. Also envisaged is the use of a revulsive active principle for the preparation of a medicament for treatment of an affection of the carotid arteries.08-20-2009
20100049148Expansion 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 composite wound dressing system. The primary wound dressing part may include one or more liquid flow barriers composed for example of a hydrophobic and high viscosity liquid embedded in a layer of the primary wound dressing part. The dressing extension parts may include interconnect portals for operatively interconnecting with the primary wound dressing part so that liquids may be securely moved between primary wound dressing part and the extension parts.02-25-2010
604306000 Treating material reservoir broken, cut, pierced, or torn to apply treating material to body 2
20100106113THIN 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. A bond block material is positioned between the backing and the carrier. A cut line traverses both the carrier and the bond block material to form a tab.04-29-2010
20100152683Topical Dermal Delivery Device For Nitric Oxide Delivery - A topical dermal delivery device, such as a patch, for topical delivery of nitric oxide (NO) to treatment sites of mammals is disclosed. The topical nitric oxide delivery device is provided for arrangement at a treatment site, and comprises a nitric oxide releasing fluid in use of said device, wherein said nitric oxide releasing fluid is at least partly liquid; a reservoir arranged to retain said nitric oxide releasing fluid; and a nitric oxide permeable layer adapted to adhere to said treatment site and adapted to provide an interfacial area for efficient transport of nitric oxide from said nitric oxide releasing fluid to said treatment site; wherein at least said nitric oxide permeable layer is geometrically flexible such that a loss of said interfacial area between said nitric oxide permeable layer and said treatment area is substantially avoided in use of said device, whereby said device is adapted to provide a desired, controllable and consistent delivery of said nitric oxide even under physical deformation of said device from said reservoir to said treatment site while avoiding transport of undesired species from said reservoir to said treatment site.06-17-2010
20100016815THIN FILM WOUND DRESSING - A composite wound dressing and delivery apparatus includes a substantially transparent dressing layer having a lower surface that is coated with a pressure sensitive for applying the dressing layer over a wound to define a reservoir in which a negative pressure may be maintained. A substantially transparent backing layer adhered to the lower surface of the dressing layer in a releasable manner, and a vacuum port is centrally located on the dressing layer. The vacuum port is adapted to provide fluid communication between a vacuum source and the reservoir through the dressing layer. A targeting grid associated with either the dressing layer or the backing layer includes regularly spaced reference marks along at least two axes extending from the vacuum port.01-21-2010
20090124987Wound Chamber For Limb - A wound dressing includes a chamber (05-14-2009
20130072884TRANSDERMAL COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING AN ACTIVE AGENT LAYER AND AN ACTIVE AGENT CONVERSION LAYER - Transdermal compositions are provided. Aspects of the transdermal compositions include: an active agent layer and a conversion layer, where the conversion layer includes a weak base and, optionally, a carboxylated component. Also provided are methods of using the transdermal compositions and kits containing the transdermal compositions.03-21-2013
20080294126Method For Activating an Electronic Self Adhesive Bandage - A method of activating an electronic self adhesive bandage whereby the electronic circuitry in the bandage is activated when the bandage is peeled away from its backing.11-27-2008
20100262093Tracheostomy Support Apparatus - A tracheostomy support apparatus incorporates a folded sheet of fabric into a pocket formed at one end of the folded sheet. The support apparatus includes a cradle on an outer surface for holding tubes, hoses, and medical equipment connected between a tracheostomy and adjacent equipment, such as a ventilator. The support apparatus cushions and supports the hoses and tubes associated with a tracheostomy but also absorbs fluids emanating from the tracheostomy.10-14-2010
20090088706HEMORRHOID PAD AND METHOD FOR MAKING THE SAME - A hemorrhoid pad includes a folded laminated body having a folded end and two opposite folded halves diverging from the folded end. Each of the folded halves of the folded laminated body has inner and outer surfaces. The inner surfaces of the folded halves have a release agent coated thereon and face toward each other.04-02-2009
20080249485MEDICINAL COMPOSITION AND WOUND CONTACT LAYER WITH A COMPOSITION - The invention relates to a wound dressing, a wound contact layer and a medicinal composition comprising a hydrophilic base in which hydrocolloids are dispersed, wherein the hydrophilic base comprises at least one emulsifier and the use of said composition is for the treatment of wounds10-09-2008
20080249486Medicinal Composition with Active Ingredients and Wound Contact Layer with a Composition - The invention relates to a wound dressing, a wound contact layer and a medicinal composition comprising a hydrophilic base in which hydrocolloids are dispersed, wherein the hydrophilic base comprises at least one emulsifier and the use of said composition for treating wounds.10-09-2008
20080228152Treatment brassiere and method of producing same - A treatment brassiere includes a breasts-supporting garment and a treatment layer. The breast-supporting garment includes at least a breast support having an inner surface and a securing device for securing the breast support on a user that the inner surface of the breast support is contacting with the breast surface of the user. The treatment layer, which is made of a non-absorptive material with respect to a breast treatment, is fittingly provided on the inner surface of the breast support, wherein the treatment layer form as a treatment barrier between the breast surface of the user and the inner surface of the breasts-supporting garment for substantially keeping the breast treatment on the breast surface.09-18-2008
20090082740VACUUM BANDAGE PACKING - A vacuum bandage is provided for use with a wound having a wound surface. The bandage is connectable to a vacuum source and includes a wound dressing member having a wound contacting surface, a top surface, and a port configured for communication with the vacuum source. The wound dressing member further includes holes in the wound contacting surface configured for communication with the wound surface of the wound and a passageway between the port and each hole. The vacuum bandage further includes a pack adjacent to the top surface of the member. The pack may include an aperture positioned about the port.03-26-2009
20100262091WOUND DRAINAGE DRESSING - The invention relates to a wound drainage covering for covering, by means of low pressure, a wound that is to be treated. The covering comprises at least two layers that are superimposed. A first layer that is applied on the side of the wound is made of a functional textile material and second layer that is arranged thereon is dimensionally stable and permeable to liquid. The wound drainage covering has a simple design and due to the functional first layer, is effective and ensures, due to the dimensionally stable second layer, an optimal removal of wound secretion.10-14-2010
20100262090WOUND CARE ARTICLE FOR EXTRACTION AND CONTROL OF WOUND FLUIDS - The subject of the invention is a wound care article for extraction and control of wound fluids, comprising at least one first fluid-absorbing structure (10-14-2010
20110166536Substrates for nitric oxide releasing devices - The present disclosure relates to substrates associated with nitric oxide.07-07-2011
20110125112MEDICAL SLEEVE - The invention provides a device adapted to assist the sterilisation of a limb surface, comprising a flexible tubular sleeve, closed at one end, shaped and sized so as to loosely fit, in use, around the limb of a patient whose limb surface is to be sterilised. The sleeve bas limb-sealing means, located close to or at each end of the sleeve, and each capable of forming, in use, a seal between the sleeve and the limb of a patient. The device is particularly suitable to assist in de-contamination of limbs prior to surgery thereon.05-26-2011
20100305521FLUID MEDICATION DELIVERY DEVICE - A fluid delivery device for transdermal delivery of a fluid to a patient. The device comprises an envelope that may be applied to a patient's skin. The envelope comprises at least one diffusion layer coupled to at least one impermeable layer such that at least a chamber is defined therebetween. Other embodiments include internal diffusion layers, and thus possess additional chambers, as well. In one arrangement, an adhesive boundary layer permits the device to be removably secured to a patient and inhibits radial migration of fluid beyond the periphery of the device. In another arrangement, preferably, an anti-microbial layer is provided to inhibit the growth of microorganisms.12-02-2010
20100022972REDUCED 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 substance that cures to form the porous material which has a body and an outer surface. Both the body and the outer surface have pores wherein the average size of the pores in the outer surface is smaller than the average size of the pores in the body. The porous pad further comprises a pathway formed within the porous material that is adapted to fluidly communicate with a source of reduced pressure.01-28-2010
20110092927DRESSING REDUCED-PRESSURE INDICATORS, SYSTEMS, AND METHODS - Dressings, systems, and methods are disclosed in some embodiments that involve treating a tissue site with reduced pressure wherein the dressing includes a dressing reduced-pressure indicator that allows one to ascertain that the reduced pressure applied at the dressing is greater than a threshold reduced pressure. The dressing reduced-pressure indicator may include a moving member that is adapted to move under reduced pressure and a visual indicator associated with the moving member. Another embodiment uses an electro-mechanical indicator to provide a powered visual alert or audible alert or another output signal. Other dressings, systems, and methods are disclosed.04-21-2011
20120310186Dressings and Related Methods Therefor - The present disclosure relates to dressings, such as adhesive bandage, which can have an absorbent pad, and non-stick film secured thereto which has at least two different polymeric materials, a first polymeric material and a second polymeric material having a lower melting point than the first polymeric material.12-06-2012
20120016321METHODS AND DEVICES FOR APPLYING CLOSED INCISION NEGATIVE PRESSURE WOUND THERAPY - Disclosed are devices, systems and methods for treating an incision. The device includes a generally planar tension relief module, comprising a central structure in fluid communication with the incision, wherein at least a portion of the central structure is adapted to be aligned with a longitudinal axis of the incision; and opposing adhesive structures coupled to the central structure and a flexible sealant structure comprising a lower adhesive surface and sized to seal over the tension relief module forming a sealed flow pathway. The opposing adhesive structures are adapted to be stretched from a relaxed configuration to a first tensile configuration and to return towards the relaxed configuration from the first tensile configuration into a second tensile configuration and impart a contracting force in a direction that is towards the opposing adhesive structure.01-19-2012
20120059339Pad with fluid barrier - The present invention relates to a device for applying at least one product in a controlled manner onto a surface. The device comprises several layers, where a bottom layer and at least a storage layer are welded together during the manufacturing of the device in order to create a temporary liquid barrier in the storage layer. The temporary liquid barrier will form at least one closed chamber in the storage layer, where the purpose of the temporary liquid barrier is to delay the liquid running over the barrier after the storage layer has been filled with the liquid that is to be applied. This delay of the liquid running over the temporary liquid barrier will ensure that the rest of the different layers of the device can be joined together inside and around their outer peripheries, in order to create a liquid tight storage chamber for the product.03-08-2012
20110040265Pressure Bandage - A pressure bandage includes a banding portion having opposite first and second sides. A chamber is formed in the first side of the banding portion. The second side of the banding portion includes a hole in communication with the chamber. A bladder is received in the chamber and receives a fluid. The bladder includes an infiltratable surface permeable to the fluid. The infiltratable surface of the bladder and the first side of the banding portion face the same direction. The fluid received in the bladder is permeable out of the bladder via the infiltratable surface. A control member is engaged with the hole of the banding portion and imparts a pressure to the bladder. The hole can be a screw hole, and the control member includes a knob threadedly engaged with the screw hole such that the knob is rotatable to adjust the pressure imparted to the bladder.02-17-2011
20120316517WOUND DRESSING CONTAINING FOAM AND OINTMENT BASE AND SWELLING AGENT FOR NEGATIVE PRESSURE THERAPY - The invention relates to a device for the negative pressure treatment of wounds comprising (a) a covering material for providing a wound area with an air-tight seal; (b) optionally means for connecting a negative pressure source; and (c) a wound dressing containing (c12-13-2012
20090131890PROTEASE INHIBITORS IN ABSORBENT ARTICLES - The invention provides an absorbent article, at least a portion of which has a protease inhibitor incorporated therein to decrease the activity of proteases that may otherwise initiate or contribute to inflammation of the skin of a wearer of the article resulting in skin irritation or dermatitis. The article can further comprise a delivery system for releasably containing and delivering the protease inhibitor to at least a portion of the skin of the wearer. The delivery system can comprise a skin care composition and at least a portion of the composition, including the protease inhibitor, is automatically transferred from the article to the wearer's skin without manual intervention during normal usage of the article to form a defense against protease activity. Most preferably, repeated application of similarly treated articles to the wearer's skin provides an available source from which the protease inhibitor continuously transfers onto the skin over time and accumulates to provide a proactive defense against protease activity for the reduction or prevention of skin irritation or dermatitis due to proteolytic enzymes.05-21-2009
20120130323Delivery Product For Topical Compositions - A delivery product is used to deliver a skin composition to the skin of a user. The delivery product includes a thermo-responsive polymer film. The polymer film is solid at room temperature but, once contacted with the skin, increases in temperature and degrades. A skin composition is associated with the polymer film. The skin composition can be applied to a surface of the film or can be incorporated into the film. The skin composition is released by the polymer film for treating the skin of the user.05-24-2012
20120316518WOUND DRESSING, CONTAINING NONWOVEN FABRIC AND OINTMENT BASE FOR NEGATIVE PRESSURE THERAPY - The invention relates to a device for the negative pressure treatment of wounds comprising (a) a covering material for providing a wound space with an air-tight seal; (b) optionally means for connecting a negative pressure source; and (c) a wound dressing containing (c1) a nonwoven material which is wetted with (c2) an ointment base, and also a method for producing a corresponding wound dressing. In addition, the invention relates to the use of an nonwoven material, which is wetted with an ointment base, for application as a wound dressing in the negative pressure treatment of wounds.12-13-2012
20130172832HOLISTIC BREAST PATCH - The Holistic Breast Patch is the first known, non pharmaceutical, effective device available which inhibits prolactin production safely and aids the relief of discomfort from breast engorgement pain by drying breast milk after pregnancy. It will also aid in the treatment of prolactin dependent diseases and conditions that respond to prolactin inhibition. The availability of this device greatly eliminates the serious risks of health complications and fatalities that have been documented by the use of prescription drugs, hormones and pharmaceuticals lacking FDA approval for this use. The Holistic Breast Patch works transdermally and is comprised of a unique, natural and organic carbonyl disc housed within cotton gauze and nonstick adhesive Telfa forming an approximately 1½ inch by ¾ inch adhesive] patch. The Federal Drug Administration has determined it to be a non-significant risk device (21 CFR 812).07-04-2013
20100262092DRESSING - A dressing for the application of topical negative and/or positive pressure therapy to a wound is described together with a method for creating the dressing, the dressing comprising in use: an optional layer of a pressure resistant porous material adjacent a surface of a wound to be treated; a first layer of a flexible wound covering and sealing material on top of the optional pressure resistant porous material adapted, in use, to surround the wound and seal against sound tissue to form, in use, a first sealed cavity with the wound; a first conduit having a first end adapted to communicate with an interface between said optional layer of porous material and said first layer of flexible wound covering and sealing material and a second end adapted to communicate with vacuum means to establish a negative pressure, in use, between said first covering and sealing material layer and a wound surface; a resiliently compressible wound packing material on top of said first layer of covering and sealing material; a second conduit having a first end adjacent said resiliently compressible wound packing material and a second end adapted to communicate with positive or negative pressure generating means; and a second layer of flexible covering and sealing material over said resiliently compressible wound packing material to form, in use, a second sealed cavity above said first sealed cavity and said wound.10-14-2010
20120277695TRANSDERMAL DELIVERY PATCH - A composition suitable for use in a transdermal delivery patch for administration of an opioid, the composition comprising a phosphate compound of tocopherol and a polymer carrier.11-01-2012
20130123719MEDICATION COMPLIANCE PATCH AND CONTROL UNIT - A medication patch compliance control unit system and method is disclosed. The control unit can include an attachment sensor, a user interface and a controller that receives signals from the attachment sensor and sends signals to the user interface. The control unit can include an attachment sensor, a wireless transceiver and a controller that receives signals from the attachment sensor and sends signals through the transceiver. The attachment sensor can be a temperature sensor, and the controller can determine attachment based on whether the sensor is reading temperatures in the normal body temperature range. The user interface can include visual and/or audible indicators. The control unit can include an expiration timer, and provide an expiration signal when the patch is expired. The transceiver can transmit medication patch data to a healthcare provider. The controller can record when the medication patch is attached to and detached from the patient.05-16-2013
20120283670PERCUTANEOUS ABSORPTION PREPARATION COMPRISING ANTI-DEMENTIA DRUG - The present invention relates to a percutaneous absorption preparation comprising an anti-dementia drug, which is lower skin irritation. More specifically, the present invention relates to a percutaneous absorption preparation comprising a drug-containing layer comprising an anti-dementia drug, a polymer compound having an amino group, a polyhydric alcohol fatty acid ester, a polyhydric alcohol, a polyvalent carboxylate ester, and a styrenic polymer compound, wherein the content of the anti-dementia drug is 0.5-20 mass % of the drug-containing layer.11-08-2012
20110313372Transdermal administration of memantine - The invention relates to transdermal therapeutic systems (TTS) which include, as active ingredient, the NMDA receptor antagonist memantine or one of its physiologically compatible salts. The TTSs can be produced and used for treating diseases of the central nervous system.12-22-2011
20120029446TRANSDERMAL PREPARATION - By providing a non-liquid drug reservoir layer 02-02-2012
20130204213Wound Dressing of Continuous Fibers - A method for treating a wound that includes incorporating a wound dressing comprising a plurality of fibers, each fiber having a length of at least two (2) inches, into a wound to cause the walls of the wound to remain apart and allow the wound to heal from the inside to the outside, and removing the wound exudate.08-08-2013
20120095418Self-Supporting Films For Delivery Of Therapeutic Agents - The present disclosure relates to self-supporting films for delivery of a therapeutic agent containing at least one hydrophobic polymer and at least one therapeutic agent. Methods of forming the self-supporting films are also disclosed.04-19-2012

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