Patient Considerations for this Mattress:
Best choice for individuals at risk for pressure sore development when air-filled or gel inserts used in high risk areas that may change location over time
Firmness can be adjusted to suit individual need
Best choice for prevention of heat build-up and sweating when used with add gel or air-filled inserts
When user is expected to complete assisted or independent transfers, EMP recommends using a mattress with full height (6") transfer borders. Full height (6") transfer borders are recommended when patient is expected to complete assisted or independent transfers.
Varies depending on inserts selected. Viscoelastic top layer may impair bed mobility for some individuals