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The AirKair Heel Protector is a heel protector designed for use by individuals at risk for or with pressure sores. The protector provides pressure reduction therapy by contouring to the foot and suspending the heel.
DISCONTINUED. (Verified 9/1999) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Cushioned boot fits over foot and ankle. Adjustable foam pad allows air to circulate around foot. Attached metal plate at back of heel helps keep heel in fixed position.
DISCONTINUED. (Verified 9/1999) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Soft pile Kodel heel and elbow protector. Straps to elbow or ankle, contoured to fit. Helps prevent decubitus and other skin breakdown. Washable. One size. Single velcro strap.
The Comfort Shoe, models 6415 and 6416, is a heel protector designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores. Designed for use in bed or while seated, these machine-washable foam shoes are lined with synthetic fur and close with Velcro straps.
DISCONTINUED. Verified 12/2011. RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Cubipad Decubitis Foam Protectors and Pads, models 12028, 12029, 12030, 12031, and 12032, are decubitus pads and ear and heel protectors designed for use to prevent pressure sores.
The Elastic Mesh Heel/Elbow Protector is a heel or elbow protector designed for use by individuals at risk for skin irritation or pressure sores. A double-layer protective foam insert reduces pressure and increases air flow.
DISCONTINUED. RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Elbow, heel and knee protectors. Available in small (0970-00) with 10 inch circumference stretch medium/large (0970-01) with 12 inch stretch, and extra large (0970-02) with 14 inch stretch.
The Foam Foot Elevator, model 6128, is designed to prevent foot drop andd pressure sores. The ankle fits in the cut-out in the dense polyurethane base and a Velcro strap maintains the foot position. This elevator may be used supine or side lying position.