Anti -Screw cushions
About the anti -centers cushions
The Anti -Screw cushions They are ideal for the prevention of discomfort produced by being long periods of time sitting. They are designed to relieve the pressure and improve circulation in the area, so that the formation of annoying runs or sores can be prevented. Therefore, a Antiescaras cushion It is a medical device especially indicated for people with reduced or sick mobility. It is also very useful for anyone who spends many hours sitting for work.
In wheelchairs it is very useful to use a Antiescaras cushion, since the chair comfort will improve and avoid discomfort.
There are various types of Anti -Screw cushions. Here are the most common:
- Foam anti -corn cushion: Manufactured with polyurethane foam.
- Viscoelastic antiescaras cushion: Manufactured in its entirety with viscoelastic foam that adapts to the shape of the body, relieving the pressure considerably. They can be square or ergonomically.
- Foam and visco antiescaras cushion: It combines a block of polyurethane foam that brings firmness with a layer of viscoelastic foam that provides adaptability and comfort.
- Antiescaras cushion with gel: They normally combine viscoelastic foam with gel. The gel brings freshness.
- Ergonomic antiescaras cushion: Cushions with special ways to better adapt to body shape.
- Air Antiescaras Cojín: As in the case of mattresses, there are alternating air cushions, producing the necessary movement to improve the circulation in the area. They are used in cases with a very high risk of the appearance of the flesh.
When choosing a Antiescaras cushion, a factor to take into account is the type of case it carries. There are mainly two types of case:
- Breathable case: They are covers elaborated with fabrics that allow perspiration, since this is very important in the prevention of the cracks.
- Waterproof case: They are sanitary covers similar to that of hospital mattresses. Being waterproof, they are ideal for people with urinary incontinence. To be optimal, it must also be an breathable fabric.