Sumed Yathan Second Skin Heel Sleeve
Sumed Yathan Second Skin Heel Sleeve is a medical device for the protection of the elderly or fragile atrophic skin and prevention of pressure ulcers on the heel. It can be used in homecare, nursing homes/facilities, hospitals and clinics for the fixation of non-adhesive wound dressings and can help prevent skin degradation and pressure points. It can also help in the treatment of pressure ulcers.
The heel is the 2nd most common area for and this product has all the qualities to help prevent/reduce the effect of a pressure ulcer on the heel.
Storage: Do not expose to sunlight. Store at room temperature and keep dry.
Small, Shoe Size: 1-6, Medium, Shoe Size: 5-10
6 KEY FEATURES
- Redistributes Pressure
- Keeps foot cool/Good airflow
- Reduces Sheer
Made of polymer gel and pleasant to wear, ideal for padding, can be washed, disinfected and re-used and does not stick to the skin. The Heel Sleeve offers all-round protection against injuries and reduces shearing forces and significantly decreases pressure on the foot. Soft on the skin and easy to apply with minimal force. Allows for air circulation and free range of movement. Free from allergenic substances. Skin caring oil integrated into the gel.