Medical treatment apparatus
Laminated structures having gathered marginal portions
Method of making laminated structures having gathered and ungathered marginal portions
ApplicationNo. 916094 filed on 08/21/1997
US Classes:607/108, For specific external body area126/204, BODY WARMERS607/112, With support or fastening means607/114Thermal material receptacle
ExaminersPrimary: Nasser, Robert L.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
Foreign Patent References
International ClassA61F 7/0/0
AbstractThe present invention relates to disposable elastic thermal body wraps having an elastic laminate structure formed from a polymeric mesh and two fabric carrier layers, and one or more heat cells, wherein heat is applied to specific areas of the user's body, preferably for pain relief. More particularly, the present invention relates to disposable elastic thermal body wraps, preferably for the back, upper arm, lower arm, upper leg, and lower leg, having an elastic laminated structure and one or more thermal packs comprising a plurality of individual heat cells providing good conformity to user's body to deliver consistent, convenient and comfortable heat application.