Foot support pad for a continuous passive motion carriage

- Empi, Inc.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a foot support pad for a continuous passive motion carriage, showing our new design, the broken line showing of the continuous passive motion carriage being for illustrative purposes only and forming no part of the claimed design;

FIG. 2 is a side elevational view of the foot support pad as seen from the same side as that shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a side elevational view thereof, as seen from the side opposite that shown in FIG. 2;

FIG. 6 is a rear elevational view thereof; and

FIG. 7 is a front elevational view thereof.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D225472 December 1972 Lowrey et al.
4186738 February 5, 1980 Schleicher et al.
4565370 January 21, 1986 Christianson
Other references
  • The Bledsoe Passive Motion Exerciser, Medical Technology, one-page pamphlet. Sutter CPM 9000, one page pamphlet. The Simple Machine, Richards Orthopaedic Accessories, one page pamphlet. Powerflex 3000, two page pamphlet. Danniflex 400, Danniger Medical, one page pamphlet. The Toronto Lower Limb C.P.M. Unit, Toronto Medical Corp., two page pamphlet.
Patent History
Patent number: D298570
Type: Grant
Filed: Apr 23, 1986
Date of Patent: Nov 15, 1988
Assignee: Empi, Inc. (St. Paul, MN)
Inventors: Robert H. Nippoldt (Newport, MN), Thomas C. Wright (New Brighton, MN)
Primary Examiner: Wallace R. Burke
Assistant Examiner: Stella Reid
Law Firm: Kinney & Lange
Application Number: 6/857,594
Current U.S. Class: D24/64