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Louis C Argenta, Michael J Morykwas: Wound treatment employing reduced pressure. Wake Forest University, Dann Dorfman Herrell and Skillman P C, June 10, 1997: US05636643 (893 worldwide citation)

A method of treating tissue damage comprises applying a negative pressure to a wound sufficient in time and magnitude to promote tissue migration and thus facilitate closure of the wound. The method is applicable to wounds, burns, infected wounds, and live tissue attachments. A wound treatment appar ...


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Louis C Argenta, Michael J Morykwas: Method of treating tissue damage and apparatus for same. Wake Forest University, Dann Dorfman Herrell and Skillman, July 8, 1997: US05645081 (855 worldwide citation)

The invention disclosed is a method of treating tissue damage comprising applying a negative pressure to a wound sufficient in time and magnitude to promote tissue migration and thus facilitate closure of the wound. The method is applicable to wounds, burns, infected wounds, and live tissue attachme ...


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Louis C Argenta, Michael J Morykwas: Wound treatment employing reduced pressure. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Niels Haun, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman PC, May 15, 2007: US07216651 (294 worldwide citation)

A method of treating tissue damage comprises applying a negative pressure to a wound sufficient in time and magnitude to promote tissue migration and thus facilitate closure of the wound. The method is applicable to wounds, burns, infected wounds, and live tissue attachments. A wound treatment appar ...


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Louis C Argenta, Michael J Morykwas: Wound treatment employing reduced pressure. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Niels Haun, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman PC, April 3, 2007: US07198046 (207 worldwide citation)

A method of treating tissue damage comprises applying a negative pressure to a wound sufficient in time and magnitude to promote tissue migration and thus facilitate closure of the wound. The method is applicable to wounds, burns, infected wounds, and live tissue attachments. A wound treatment appar ...


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Louis C Argenta, Michael J Morykwas: Passive joint movement device and method for using the same. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Donald R Piper Jr, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman PC, January 6, 2004: US06673028 (64 worldwide citation)

A passive movement deivce for exercising a patient's joint is provided. The device includes a resilient foam section and a casing enclosing the foam section within a sealed chamber. The patient's joint is held in position relative to the sealed chamber by a suitable retainer. A vacuum pump ...


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Louis C Argenta: Corrective infant helmet. Cythia B Rothschild, Charles W Calkins, Kilpatrick Stockton, July 15, 2003: US06592536 (20 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for treating infant plagiocephaly whereby a helmet encircles the upper cranium of an infant and prevents the infant from resting its head on flattened or depressed regions of the skull. The helmet contemplates an adjustable first member which encircles the infant's upper ...


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Lawrence X Webb, Louis C Argenta, Michael J Morykwas: External fixation assembly and method of use. Wake Lake University Health Sciences, Donald R Piper Jr, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman P C, April 26, 2011: US07931651 (10 worldwide citation)

An external fixation assembly includes a plurality of hollow pins that are inserted into a patient's bone. Each pin has an interior bore and a plurality of apertures extending through the pin wall from the bore. The pin may be coupled to a source of vacuum pressure operable to create reduced pressur ...


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Louis C Argenta: Corrective infant headgear. American Southeast Medical Technologies, Kilpatrick Stockton, July 28, 2009: US07566313 (7 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a corrective headgear for treating infants having abnormal head shape or torticollis. In an embodiment, the headgear comprises a protective shell having a curvilinear surface, wherein the curvilinear surface is positioned to overlie at least a portion of the cranium o ...


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Louis C Argenta: Use of corrective infant helmet. American Southeast Medical Technologies, Kilpatrick Stockton, December 26, 2006: US07153284 (7 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for treating infant plagiocephaly whereby a helmet encircles the upper cranium of an infant and prevents the infant from resting its head on flattened or depressed regions of the skull. The helmet contemplates an adjustable first member which encircles the infant's upper crani ...


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Lawrence X Webb, Louis C Argenta, Michael J Morykwas: External fixation assembly and method of use. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Niels Haun, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman PC, June 4, 2013: US08454603 (5 worldwide citation)

An external fixation assembly includes a plurality of hollow pins that are inserted into a patient's bone. Each pin has an interior bore and a plurality of apertures extending through the pin wall from the bore. The pin may be coupled to a source of vacuum pressure operable to create reduced pressur ...