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Title:
METHODS, CIRCUITS, APPARATUSES AND ASSEMBLIES FOR PROVIDING A MATTRESS OR BODY PORTION SUPPORT CUSHION WITH A SENSOR LAYER
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2013/156907
Kind Code:
A3
Abstract:
A resting body support, such as a mattress or an encasement for a resting body support, comprising a sensor layer is disclosed which may incorporate a mattress adjustment system. The system may comprise at least one pressure detection mat comprising a plurality of sensors arranged in a matrix and at least one processor configured to monitor a plurality of pressure values detected by each of said sensors; and at least one active mattress comprising a plurality of cells, the cells being controlled by an inflation control unit that is connected to said processor, and operable to individually adjust the level of inflation of said plurality of cells based on said plurality of pressure values.

Inventors:
GREENSTEIN, Lior (42 Hazohar Street, Apt. 4, 16 Tel Aviv, 62914, IL)
BEN SHALOM, Amir (8 Mantur Street, 15 Modiin, 71706, IL)
EHLINGER, John S. (42 Richland Road, Wellesley, Massachusetts, 02481, US)
ZARITZKY, Efrat (79 Haim Levanon Street, 02 Tel Aviv, 69345, IL)
Application Number:
IB2013/052878
Publication Date:
October 24, 2013
Filing Date:
April 11, 2013
Export Citation:
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Assignee:
ENHANCED SURFACE DYNAMICS, INC. (42 Richland Road, Wellesley, Massachusetts, 02481, US)
International Classes:
A61B5/103; A47C27/00; A47C27/08; A61G7/057; A61G17/00
Domestic Patent References:
2010-10-21
Foreign References:
US6367106B12002-04-09
US20110068932A12011-03-24
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
YAGOD MORRIS & ASSOCIATES LTD. (47 Yigal Yadin Street, Apt. 52Dimri Towers, 07 Modiin, 71716, IL)
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