Wedge with washable cover
Wedge is made of anatomic-shaped polyurethane foam and it is equipped with washable cover. The cover is made of innovative fabric called Sanmed C463, which is very safety for patient and easy to disinfection.
C463 fabric is light, soft and shapeable. It is excellent solution to use in places where infection risk is high. It consists of antibacterial components based on silver zeolite (AgZ). It provides long-term efficiency and prevents againts even the most infectious bacerias such as MRSA or E.coli.
Sanmed C463 meets the condition according to the Health Minister`s ordinance of 3 November 2004 and Council Directive 93/42/EWG of 14 June 1993.
Additional asset of the fabric is vapour permeability and water-resistance. The Sanmed is the best solution as an waterproof cover of anti bedsore mattresses in hospitals.
Our C463 fabric holds Oeko-Tex Standard 100 certification what proves about its chemical neutrality for human skin.
Maintenance of the wedge
It is necessary to sterilize wedges with chemicals used in health service. The table below shows methods and disinfectants for sterilization.
|ALLOWABLE DISINFECTANTS !!!|
|Type of active agent or surface-active agent||Maximum content in disinfectant||Spray the surface of the device with disinfectant, leave it for disinfectant’s activation, then wash the device and dry it.|
|Alkyl Dimethyl Benzyl Ammonium Chloride||0,2%|
On the device’s surface there are air ducts which provide air flow and prevent the bedsores. High quality of the foam allows to use the wedge even by overweight patients and guarantees proper relaxation and leg support.
The cushion maintains legs in the slightly elevated position during lying on the back or side. It is used to support and relaxation of leg’s muscles and as an after-injury, anti-bedsore and anti-varicose veins therapy.
During side lying the device maintain the legs in anti-lordotic position. Its anatomic shape prevents against the pressure and provides the comfort of use.
The wedge is the best support for compression therapy treatment. During the night, the blood goes towards heart what reduces lower limbs girths what allows to putting on the compression devices.
Purpose of use
- Vascular system treatment
- Muscles cramps
- Lower limb pain and swelling
- Spine conditions
- Varicose veins
- Cold feet
- Physical therapy
- To support and relax of the stressed legs
Our wedge is available in 2 sizes
|under 165 cm
|over 165 cm
Medical products class 1 – conforming the directive of the Board (93/42/EWG) concerning medical products. Producer of orthopedic and medical products, firma REH4MAT issued appropriate EC declaration of conformity.