Patent Number: 6,254,556

Title: Repetitive pressure pulse jacket

Abstract: A vest for a human body has an air core coupled to a pulsator operable to subject the vest to pulses of air which repetitively applies and releases pressure to the body. The vest has a cover having a pocket accommodating the air core. The pulsator has diaphragms connected to a d.c. electric motor with a rotary to reciprocating motion transmitting mechanism operable to generate air pulses in the air core.

Inventors: Hansen; Craig N. (Minnetonka, MN), McNamara; George E. (Minneapolis, MN)


International Classification: A61H 31/00 (20060101); A61H 23/04 (20060101); A61H 23/02 (20060101); A61H 009/00 (); A61H 031/00 (); F04B 043/04 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018