This Pressure Sore Prevention Set has been designed to aid those who suffer with sore heels and elbows. If you have problems with your legs and feet and as a result, gives you painful and sore heels. This aid is just ideal. If you are a wheelchair user and find that your elbows start to ache after resting on the hard arms of your chair, then these elbow protectors will be beneficial for you.
As we get older our skin begins to get thinner and weaken. This can sometimes lead to tearing your skin more easily which can lead to infections. If you protect the areas of your body which you may knock or catch easily, such as your elbows and especially your heels if you are a wheelchair user, this is less likely to happen. Your Heels and Elbows are always at risk of pressure related problems. The most popular aid to protect these areas are our comfortable and durable protectors.
This Elbow Protector with Polyester Pile is beneficial and comfortable to use. Ideal for anyone who may sit for long periods resting their arms on hard surfaces, such as wheelchairs or armchairs with wooden arms. Or if you are bed bound and need that extra bit of cushioning under your arms to prevent sores and relieve your aches and pains. This aid will help prevent pressure sores and make you more comfortable when resting. To use the Elbow Protectors, you simply wrap around your elbow area and it stays in place by using the adjustable soft strap Velcro fastening.
This Protection Aid is designed to offer protection to damaged, delicate, sore or painful heels. Due to poor Foot Care, Disability, Limited Mobility and other leg and foot problem. These will also protect your heels if you are a Wheelchair User and tend to spend most of your time seated. Because of limited foot/leg movement it can become very uncomfortable for your feet. So these Protectors take off the strain and ease your discomfort and pain. The Polyester Pile helps cushion your heels and is able to absorb moisture to a high degree. To use the Heel Protectors – simply pop your heel into the cup of the Cushion and use the soft Velcro strap which can be adjusted to your requirements.
This Set is also available with a Wool Pile.
For further information on our Pressure Care range give us a call on 01377 258 217 and a member of the Bayliss Mobility Team will be happy to help.