Pressure sores

 

Alternate Footrest for a Recliner

The patient could not stand things touching her calves due to a skin condition. This meant that she could not use her recliner as the footrest came up and aggravated her skin. 0

Mattress Spacer

This elderly client required a spacer to fill a gap in her mattress. She had been supplied with a pressure-reducing mattress topper, which (strangely) was 6″ too long for a standard double-bed.

Bed support frame

This lady is not strong enough to change her position in bed without help and was in danger for developing pressure sores. A frame was constructed to fit over the bed to enable the client to use her hands to change her body position. She is able to sleep more comfortably and reduce the chances […]