One of the most common injuries due to long periods of hospitalization in bed are pressure ulcers or bedsores. It
is skin wounds caused by the pressure of the patient’s body on the bed to keep the same position for extended periods. Normally, the most affected areas of the body are bony protrusions (elbow, heel, ankle, leg, shoulders ...) and can affect patients of any age. This situation causes the patient’s hospital stay to increase considerably treat these wounds, and by extension the cost of treatment, so it is vital to take preventive measures.
Salvapad products are designed to absorb pressure from the protruding parts of the body, minimizing the damage it can cause to the skin. Due to its anatomical shape and the use of hypoallergenic, breathable and soft touch materials, it allows the patient to maintain a comfortable position and they are a fast, ef cient and economic way to prevent bedsores.
Program of pressure sores prevention. A simple, inexpensive and effective way of preventing sore damage by pressure or abrasion ulcers. For elbow and heel, with a support base of triple smooth pad. Made with padded material, gentle to the touch.
Geriatric supplies because of prevention of pressure sores in mouton fabric. Ergonomic designed protectors made with Mouton fabric of siliconed hollow fibre. Breathable, soft and comfortable, maintains the skin dry when in contact with the fabric.
Technical pillows and mattresses provide stable and comfortable positioning to the patient, enhancing his/her rest and dispersing the pressure, hence preventing the appearance of decubitus ulcers.