Pressure Ulcer Socks PAIR
Pressure Ulcer Socks (Par), One Size Fits All, Made of Acrylic Fabric, to Lessen The Risk of Bedsores.
Designed to reduce the risk of bedsores in heels and elbows in bedridden patients.
Pressure Ulcer Socks, One Size Fits All, PAR
Sock designed to reduce the risk of bedsores in heels and elbows in bedridden patients.
Made of very soft acrylic fabric that prevents pressure points occur.
Gel padded and washable polyurethane pressure dispersing elbow / heel.
What is a pressure ulcer?
A pressure ulcer is an injury to the skin or tissue on a bony area. A pressure ulcer is also known as a pressure sore, sores or bedsores.
Pressure ulcers can form over bony areas of the back, hips, heels, buttocks, or ankles.
Most importantly against pressure ulcers is to try to prevent them. It is the key to this issue, given the immense damage it can cause a sore, especially when it is in grades 3 or 4. It is best to recognize the risk factors and act preventing it
The areas where the lesion will occur will depend on the position and type of the patient rest to perform.
Thus, they are lying side longer suffer more damage in the shoulders (scapular thorns), hips (greater trochanter), inside of the knees (internal femoral condyles) and ankle (peroneal or external malleolus).