Innova Care Concepts has been working with researchers at the University of Huddersfield to investigate the effectiveness of pressure care equipment.
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Choosing care beds can be tricky if you don't know what you're looking for. We've broken it down so that you can know exactly what to look for and what it all means whenever you're investing in new profiling beds. Take a look and see if you agree!
When choosing chair fabrics, there a few different options to weigh up. Two of the main ones are vapour permeable materials and vinyl - but which one is best? Each of them has its benefits but which is the best one for you? Find out!
Whenever you're caring for someone who spends a lot of time sat down, one of your main issues will be pressure care in seating. Particularly with hospices and other care environments, your seating needs to be equipped for the long-lasting comfort and protection. Find out what you can do right here.
What are the differences between pressure relief and pressure redistribution? Each option has its own benefits for various reasons. Whether it's pressure relief or pressure redistribution, it helps to tackle pressure ulcers. Find out which one is best for your client's needs.
Talking about end of life care and palliative care can be quite upsetting, but it's a very important topic. The quality of palliative care provided to patients will help shape some of their last days, and as such, they should be comfortable and supported for the duration. Read on to see what we've suggested.
Stopping pressure ulcers from forming is a high priority in healthcare at the moment. Pressure ulcers and related injuries cost the NHS billions of pounds every year, so we've thought of a few ways that we can help stop them in their tracks. Take a look at what we've suggested!
Hospital beds sometimes feature the Trendelenburg position - but what is it, and why do we use it? We've examined the benefits of this bed position in this article and looked at why it isn't used so much anymore. Have a read and find out for yourself!
People ask us a lot of questions about hybrid mattresses and how they actually work, so we put together this article to explain. Hybrid mattresses are a great asset to have for pressure care, find out why in this blog post.