Constant temperature device
Surgical drape system
Chemical heater Patent #: 4573447
ApplicationNo. 07/013773 filed on 02/12/1987
US Classes:128/849, Drapes128/853Fenestrated
ExaminersPrimary: Hafer, Robert A.
Assistant: Rooney, Kevin G.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassesA61B 19/00 (20060101)
A61B 19/08 (20060101)
A61F 7/00 (20060101)
A61F 7/10 (20060101)
AbstractTemperature regulating surgical drapes are disclosed for use in conducting surgical procedures including a drape body with an opening adapted to expose only the specific body portion during surgery and including heat generating or cooling elements affixed to the drape at a localized position surrounding the opening to maintain that body portion at a specified temperature during surgery.