US 11,654,056 B2
Medical system and dressing for use under compression
Christopher Brian Locke, Bournemouth (GB); Justin Alexander Long, Lago Vista, TX (US); Benjamin Locke, Bournemouth (GB); Benjamin Andrew Pratt, Poole (GB); Thomas Alan Edwards, Hampshire (GB); and Timothy Mark Robinson, Shillingstone (GB)
Assigned to KCI Licensing, Inc., San Antonio, TX (US)
Filed by KCI Licensing, Inc., San Antonio, TX (US)
Filed on Dec. 17, 2019, as Appl. No. 16/717,754.
Application 16/717,754 is a division of application No. 15/356,063, filed on Nov. 18, 2016, granted, now 10,548,777.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/257,903, filed on Nov. 20, 2015.
Prior Publication US 2020/0121512 A1, Apr. 23, 2020
Int. Cl. A61F 13/02 (2006.01); A61F 13/00 (2006.01); A61M 1/00 (2006.01)
CPC A61F 13/00068 (2013.01) [A61F 13/00029 (2013.01); A61F 13/025 (2013.01); A61F 13/0216 (2013.01); A61F 13/0253 (2013.01); A61M 1/80 (2021.05); A61M 1/913 (2021.05); A61M 1/915 (2021.05); A61M 1/985 (2021.05); A61F 2013/00246 (2013.01); A61M 1/96 (2021.05)] 18 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
18. A bridge assembly for treating a tissue site, the bridge assembly comprising:
a bridge comprising a receiving end and a transmitting end separated by a length, the bridge further comprising:
a bridge sealing member extending along the length of the bridge and defining an internal passageway in fluid communication between the receiving end and the transmitting end; and
one or more bridge wicking layers disposed within the internal passageway, the one or more bridge wicking layers configured to communicate fluid between the receiving end and the transmitting end of the bridge, wherein the one or more bridge wicking layers comprises a first bridge wicking layer, a second bridge wicking layer, and a third bridge wicking layer, and wherein a periphery of the first bridge wicking layer is coupled to a periphery of the third bridge wicking layer, and wherein the second bridge wicking layer is positioned between the first bridge wicking layer and the third bridge wicking layer.