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Publication numberUSD710510 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/467,703
Publication date5 Aug 2014
Filing date23 Sep 2013
Priority date23 Sep 2013
Publication number29467703, 467703, US D710510 S1, US D710510S1, US-S1-D710510, USD710510 S1, USD710510S1
InventorsWai Hoong Leng, PhanHow Amy Cheng, Deny Barilea
Original AssigneeHill-Rom Services Pte. Ltd.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Foot rail for a patient bed
US D710510 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a foot rail for a patient bed, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a top front perspective view of a foot rail for a patient bed showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevation view of the foot rail of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevation view of the foot rail of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is an end elevation view of a first end of the foot rail of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is an end elevation view of a second end of the foot rail of FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a top plan view of the foot rail of FIG. 1;

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view of the foot rail of FIG. 1;

FIG. 8 is a top rear perspective view of the foot rail of FIG. 1;

FIG. 9 is a bottom front perspective view of the foot rail of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 10 is a bottom rear perspective view of the foot rail of FIG. 1.

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