A Compression Garment for Provision of an Adjustable Pressure
Patent application, 2018

A compression garment for providing an adjustable pressure towards a body part is disclosed. The compression garment comprises a unitary single sheet of elastic material arranged to encircle the full circumference of a body part, such as a limb or the head. The sheet is folded or arranged to be folded in at least one predefined way, so that the folding forms one or more defined overlap(s) forming at least two overlaying layers of the sheet encircling the full circumference of a part of the body part. Hereby, the pressure profile of the garment can easily be adjusted by making use of the garment in different folded configurations. Markings may further be provided to provide guidance towards the predefined ways of folding.


Torbjörn Lundh

Chalmers, Mathematical Sciences, Applied Mathematics and Statistics

Jonatan Vasilis

Josefin Damm

PressCise AB

Presscise AB (Herrljunga, SE)


Subject Categories

Paper, Pulp and Fiber Technology

Medical Equipment Engineering

Other Materials Engineering

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Innovation and entrepreneurship

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Life Science Engineering (2010-2018)

Materials Science

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