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1. (WO2018102322) MUSCLE OR JOINT SUPPORT ARTICLE WITH BUMP

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/102322    International Application No.:    PCT/US2017/063548
Publication Date: Fri Jun 08 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Thu Nov 30 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: A61F 5/30
Applicants: 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY
Inventors: EMSLANDER, Diane L.
JULIAN, Dominic J.
EMSLANDER, Jeffrey O.
Title: MUSCLE OR JOINT SUPPORT ARTICLE WITH BUMP
Abstract:
The present application generally relates to support articles and methods of making and using them. The support articles of the present disclosure provide compression and/or stabilization of sore joints, tendons, or muscles. In some embodiments, the support articles include a bump protruding from at least a portion of the backing of the article that can be placed directly adjacent to a sore or affected area to provide enhanced compression or relief.