Pressure Relief Pads, Air, Alternating, Disposable

Definition : Cushioning pads filled with air that are designed to reduce pressure on specific areas of the body by periodically inflating and deflating and that are intended for disposal after use by one patient. These pads consist of a sealed plastic (e.g., vinyl) enclosure filled with air; the enclosure includes a valve that allows the pad to inflate/deflate periodically using an external automated pump. Disposable alternating pressure relief pads may be conformed in a variety of shapes and sizes. They are mainly used in the care of patients at risk for, or who already have, compromised skin surfaces (e.g., burn, decubitus ulcers). Alternating air pads are frequently used on top of chairs, wheelchairs, and beds to prevent or alleviate pressure sores.

Entry Terms : "Pressure Pads, Alternating, Disposable"

UMDC code : 16144

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1-6 of 6 Match(es).

Blue Chip Medical Products Inc

Company Type: Parent

Blue Chip Medical Products is a manufacturer of a full line of pressure redistribution specialty mattress replacements and seating and positioning products. Our focus has always been to develop great quality and clinically viable products and bring them to market at a cost effective price point whereby enhancing the quality of life of individual patients.

Crest Healthcare Supply

Company Type: Parent

Crest Healthcare Supply is a trusted partner to Hospitals and Long Term Care facilities that has delivered knowledgeable customer support and reliable products for over forty years. Crest was founded in 1967 when Howard Page, the original owner, purchased rights to a nurse call system owned by IBM.

DeRoyal Industries Inc

Company Type: Parent

DeRoyal manufactures healthcare products worldwide. Each product in DeRoyal's Surgical & Acute Care, Orthopedics & Patient Care, and Wound Care divisions exists in response to real needs, based on the advice and input of clinicians. We keep innovating because it's part of our heritage. What we develop and manufacture today will shape the future of medicine.

Encompass Medical

Company Type: Parent

Encompass is one of the leading manufacturers and marketers of reusable textiles, professional apparel, therapeutic support surfaces and disposable and single use medical products. By focusing on innovation, product knowledge and customer service, we strive to always meet the needs of our clients and surpass their expectations.

Nova Health Systems Inc

Company Type: Parent

Nova Health Systems, Inc. began as a leading manufacturer of disposable oxygen hoods and tents for use in neonatal, pediatric, and adult respiratory care. We now offer the broadest range of disposable oxygen hoods and tents with over 65 different products to meet your specific needs.

Smart Caregiver Corp

Company Type: Parent

Caregivers trust Smart products for their entire Fall Alarm Monitor and Anti-Wandering Monitor needs. The following Smart products help to reduce falls and elopement in your facility: fall monitor alarms, pull-string fall alarms, weight-sensing sensor pads for bed fall alarms or chair fall alarms, weight-sensing floor mat fall alarms, wheelchair seatbelt fall alarms, and motion sensor fall alarms.

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