Patent Number: 6,512,160

Title: Ink printable bandages

Abstract: A bandage is adapted to receive a printed graphic image which is printed bya personal home printer. The predetermined graphic image may be chosenfrom a graphics library loaded onto a personal computer, a graphic imagedesigned by an operator or a graphic image downloaded from the internet.The bandage includes a first layer treated with a coating on one planarside, the coating bonding with the printed graphic image in a waterproofmanner. The bandage further includes a second pressure sensitive adhesivelayer disposed on another planar side of the first layer, and a thirdliner layer which overlays the second adhesive layer. The third linerlayer is selectively removable from the second adhesive layer to exposethe second adhesive layer.

Inventors: Rutsky; Aaron D. (Simsbury, CT)


International Classification: A61F 13/02 (20060101); A61F 013/00 ()

Expiration Date: 01/22015