Sectional bed Patent #: 4183109
ApplicationNo. 06/006891 filed on 01/26/1979
US Classes:5/613Sectional user supporting surface
ExaminersPrimary: Nunberg, Casmir A.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassesA61G 7/00 (20060101)
A61G 5/00 (20060101)
A61G 3/06 (20060101)
A61G 7/10 (20060101)
A61G 3/00 (20060101)
AbstractA bed and wheelchair arrangement is disclosed in which a center portion of the bed includes, or is attachable to, apparatus for forming a chair on wheels. The center section of the bed mattress is hinged so that it can be bent to form a chair seat and back. In one embodiment, a support portion for the center mattress section is hinged to support the mattress in the chair configuration. In another embodiment, the carrier structure swings through the bed structure.