BEDRIDDEN PERSON BATHING AND CLEANING SUIT
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WIPO Patent Application WO/1997/043997
A bedridden person bathing and cleaning suit which is worn by a bedridden serious case or a bedridden elderly man as he is kept lying on a bed or the like, and which enables the boby of such a person to be bathed and washed. In order to render this suit usable in space, a high space, alpine and deep-sea areas and a long-time isolated and sealed environment, a hot water heating regulating and circulating filtration drying function is incorporated therein to form a unitary closed system. When this closed system is worn as a wet suit type inner suit, in which the hands and legs can be freely used, under a protective suit, it can be used as health maintaining equipment capable of regulating the internal temperature and bathing and washing the body of a user. To achieve the object suggested above, this equipment is made as a unitarized portable and simple health maintaining nursing suit comprising a whole body holding waterproof suit (1), a hot water feed unit (2), a blower pump (3) having a temperature regulating heating function, a simple circulated hot water filter (4), an abnormally high hot water temperature alarm-carrying hot water cut-off valve, and hoses connecting these parts together.
November 27, 1997
May 12, 1997
A47K3/06; A61F5/451; A61G9/00; (IPC1-7): A61H33/00