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Thomas A Boynton, Teryl Blane Sanders, Keith Patrick Heaton, Kenneth William Hunt, Mark Stephen James Beard, David M Tumey, L Tab Randolph: Negative pressure assisted tissue treatment system. KCI Licensing, February 28, 2006: US07004915 (291 worldwide citation)

A system for stimulating the healing of tissue comprises a porous pad positioned within a wound cavity, and an airtight dressing secured over the pad, so as to provide an airtight seal to the wound cavity. A proximal end of a conduit is connectable to the dressing. A distal end of the conduit is con ...


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Thomas A Boynton, Teryl Blane Sanders, Keith Patrick Heaton, Kenneth William Hunt, Mark Stephen James Beard, David M Tumey, Lawrence Tab Randolph: Negative pressure assisted tissue treatment system. KCI Licensing, October 12, 2010: US07811269 (72 worldwide citation)

A system for stimulating the healing of tissue comprises a porous pad positioned within a wound cavity, and an airtight dressing secured over the pad, so as to provide an airtight seal to the wound cavity. A proximal end of a conduit is connectable to the dressing. A distal end of the conduit is con ...


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Ian Hardman, David George Whyte, Christopher Brian Locke, Timothy Mark Robinson, James Joseph Sealy, Colin John Hall, Mark Stephen James Beard: Open-cavity, reduced-pressure treatment devices and systems. KCI Licensing, SNR Denton US, June 5, 2012: US08192409 (24 worldwide citation)

An open-cavity, reduced-pressure treatment device and system for treating a cavity in a patient's body, such as an abdominal cavity, is presented. In one instance, an open-cavity, reduced-pressure treatment device includes a plurality of encapsulated leg members, each having an interior portion with ...


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T Blane Sanders, Keith Patrick Heaton, Ian James Hardman, Christopher Brian Locke, Timothy Mark Robinson, Mark Stephen James Beard, Jonathan Paul Jaeb, Kristine Kieswetter, Royce W Johnson, Shannon C Ingram: Apparatus and method for administering reduced pressure treatment to a tissue site. KCI Licensing, November 15, 2011: US08057449 (18 worldwide citation)

The illustrative embodiments described herein are directed to a system and method for administering reduced pressure at a tissue site. The apparatus includes a reduced pressure source. The reduced pressure source generates a reduced pressure. The apparatus includes a tube having a plurality of lumen ...


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Keith Patrick Heaton, Christopher Guy Coward, Mark Stephen James Beard, Peter Charles Stacy, David George Whyte: Patient cooling enclosure. KCI Licensing, July 7, 2009: US07555792 (17 worldwide citation)

An apparatus to provide thermal control to a patient comprises a neck member having a surface defining at least one opening, the surface configured to be spaced apart from a neck area of the patient. The neck member includes an air inlet to receive cooled air from an air source. The at least one ope ...


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Jonathan Paul Jaeb, Tianning Xu, Christopher Brian Locke, Mark Stephen James Beard: System and method for tracking healing progress of tissue. KCI Licensing, August 16, 2011: US08000777 (14 worldwide citation)

A system and method for analyzing tissue healing may include an image capture device and a reference color marker of a predetermined color. A processing unit may be in communication with the image capture device, and be configured to receive image data from the image capture device. The image data m ...


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Christopher Brian Locke, Mark Stephen James Beard, David Robson Blandford, Timothy Mark Robinson: System and method for locating fluid leaks at a drape of a reduced pressure delivery system. KCI Licensing, SNR Denton US, November 22, 2011: US08061360 (14 worldwide citation)

A system and method for performing tissue therapy may include applying a reduced pressure to a tissue site of a patient. A fluid parameter associated with applying a reduced pressureto the tissue site may be sensed. An audible fluid leak location sound may be generated in response to sensing the flu ...


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Christopher Guy Coward, Mark Stephen James Beard, Colin John Hall, Ian James Hardman, Keith Patrick Heaton, James Joseph Sealy, David George Whyte: Reduced-pressure, abdominal treatment systems and methods. KCI Licencsing, December 17, 2013: US08608776 (13 worldwide citation)

A reduced-pressure abdominal treatment system has an open-cavity treatment device for providing reduced-pressure treatment proximate a patient's abdominal contents; a deep-tissue closure device for applying a closing force on a deep-tissue wound on a patient's fascia; a surface-wound closure subsyst ...


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Christopher Brian Locke, Timothy Mark Robinson, Mark Stephen James Beard, Aidan Marcus Tout: Component module for a reduced pressure treatment system. KCI Licensing, April 28, 2015: US09019681 (9 worldwide citation)

A reduced pressure treatment system includes a control unit having a control system and a reduced pressure source. The reduced pressure treatment system further includes a manifold unit in fluid communication with the reduced pressure source and a component module to augment treatment. The component ...


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T Blane Sanders, Keith Patrick Heaton, Ian James Hardman, Christopher Brian Locke, Timothy Mark Robinson, Mark Stephen James Beard, Jonathan Paul Jaeb, Kristine Kieswetter, Royce W Johnson, Shannon C Ingram: Apparatus and method for administering reduced pressure treatment to a tissue site. KCI Licensing, December 23, 2014: US08915896 (7 worldwide citation)

The illustrative embodiments described herein are directed to a system and method for administering reduced pressure at a tissue site. The apparatus includes a reduced pressure source. The reduced pressure source generates a reduced pressure. The apparatus includes a tube having a plurality of lumen ...