The Thorpe Mill Fibre Filled Heel Cushions can help to reduce the risk of developing pressure ulcers also known as bed sores. Ideal for those with delicate skin or when a patient is bed ridden.
These fibre filled bootees fit comfortably and prevent continuous pressure to the skin to stop damage to underlying tissue. Although easy to prevent, bed sores can be difficult to treat so prevention is important.
The bootees are manufactured in such a way to help prevent with any 'drop foot' and malposition.
The outer material is an inherently fire retardant with soft foam covered strapping to keep in place. The strap can be fastened at adjustable lengths, which help accommodate for swollen feet.
Padded Heel Protector with a ‘cooling’ aperture for aeration and gives complete elevation from bed surface, available in either cotton or wipe clean material.
- Ideal for users who spend prolonged periods of time lying down
- Fitted with cooling aperture to increase air-flow
- Distributes weight evenly
- Easily adjusted velcro fastening
- Keeps shear and friction to a minimum
- One size fits all
- Machine washable
- Supplied as a pair