Patent Number: 8,512,263

Title: Disposable portable therapy device

Abstract: Apparatus for a disposable, portable thermal therapy device that is self-contained for shipping as a single unit to a patient. The therapy device has a shipping configuration that presents a single, self-contained durable container. The container includes an insert that defines a compartment between the insert and the container. The compartment storing various electrical components. The insert has a cavity that contains a pump and stores a thermal pad and associated fluid lines. The therapy device has a deployed configuration in which the power connector, the control unit, and the thermal pad are extended from the interior of the container. In one embodiment, the insert is a solid insulating material that has a configuration suitable for nesting the inserts for shipping. In another embodiment, the insert is a planar material folded into a basket shape. Insulation is provided by the gap between the insert and the containing box.

Inventors: Gammons; Scott (Loudon, TN)

Assignee: Adroit Medical Systems, Inc.

International Classification: A61H 1/00 (20060101); A61H 1/02 (20060101); A61H 5/00 (20060101); A61F 7/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2021-08-20 0:00:00