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3 issued patents owned by Richard C. Hanks

A cost effective therapeutic exercise system may aid the recovery of individuals suffering from conditions such as arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome as well as other types of afflictions that limit physical function. Along with providing relief, the system and its components may be utilized in other applications such as strength training and other types of activities including preventive activities. In one aspect, a system includes a device that includes one or more bladders capable of being inflated and deflated. The system also includes an information package capable of processing data representing the inflating and deflating of the one or more bladders.

Implementations may include one or more of the following features. The one or more bladders may be shaped for being received by a palm of a hand. The one or more bladders may be capable of being inflated and deflated in a repetitive manner for exercising phalanges. The system may include one or more components for controlling the inflating and deflating of the one or more bladders. The one or more components for controlling the inflating and deflating of the one or more bladders may be located remote from the device. The one or more components for controlling the inflating and deflating of the one or more bladders may be located near the device. The system may include a heat controller to control the operating temperature of the device. The one or more bladders may be fluid filled. The system may include one or more communication components capable of transmitting data from the information package to a remote location. The one or more communication components may be capable of receiving data for controlling the operations of the device.
Offer Amount Sought
Sale $150,000
Exclusive license price $75,000
Exclusive license royalty 5.00%
Non-exclusive license price $50,000
Non-exclusive license royalty 5.00%
Partnership Contact Owner
Priority date
Apr 15, 2016
Expiration date
Apr 15, 2036
Forward references
3
Country Status Patent or Application Number
United States Issued Patent 9,750,979
United States Issued Patent 9,314,668
United States Issued Patent 61/908,310
Issued Patents
Pending Applications only
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