Global Patent Index - EP 1845909 A2

EP 1845909 A2 2007-10-24 - VISCOELASTIC FOAM FOR ORTHOPEDIC SUPPORTS AND METHOD OF USING SAME

Title (en)

VISCOELASTIC FOAM FOR ORTHOPEDIC SUPPORTS AND METHOD OF USING SAME

Title (de)

VISKOELASTISCHER SCHAUM FÜR ORTHOPÄDISCHE ZWECKE UND VERWENDUNGSVERFAHREN DAFÜR

Title (fr)

MOUSSE VISCOELASTIQUE POUR SUPPORTS ORTHOPEDIQUES ET SON PROCEDE D'UTILISATION

Publication

EP 1845909 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 06734386 A

Priority

  • US 2006004026 W
  • US 65040205 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO2006084220A2] A wrist support for supporting a wrist of a wearer is provided and includes a sheet of flexible material having a distal edge configured to extend at least partially around a hand of a wearer, a proximal edge configured to extend at least partially around a forearm of a wearer, and a pair of opposing lateral edges configured to at least partially enclose the hand and forearm so that the sheet extends around the wrist of the wearer. The wrist support includes at least one lateral edge strap attached to the sheet and configured to extend over one of the lateral edges and attach to itself so as to secure the sheet about the wrist. The wrist support further includes a viscoelastic pad located on an inner surface of the sheet.

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61F 5/01 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61F 5/028 (2013.01); A61F 5/0106 (2013.01); A61F 5/0118 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 2006084220A3

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

Designated extension state (EPC)

AL BA HR MK YU

EPO simple patent family

WO 2006084220 A2 20060810; WO 2006084220 A3 20070628; EP 1845909 A2 20071024

INPADOC legal status


2010-02-17 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20090818

2009-05-13 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY

2009-04-15 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: BEIERSDORF, INC.

2009-04-15 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY

2009-04-01 [D18W] WITHDRAWAL (DELETED)

2009-03-18 [18W] WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20090206

2008-07-30 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20080626

2008-05-14 [DAX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT (TO ANY COUNTRY) DELETED

2008-02-13 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20071228

2008-02-13 [RBV] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES (CORRECTION):

- Designated State(s): AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

2007-10-24 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

- Designated State(s): AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

2007-10-24 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

- Countries: AL BA HR MK YU