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Cleaning and Disinfecting Assistive Devices and other Medical Products

Cleaning and Disinfecting Assistive Devices and other Medical Products 0

The cleaning and disinfecting of medical products and assistive devices such as patient lifts, lifting slings, and other equipment is a prerequisite for hygiene, safety, and infection control in patient environments.
The Impact of Sling Materials on Gluteal Interface Pressure While Sitting

The Impact of Sling Materials on Gluteal Interface Pressure While Sitting 0

People who are in a seated position for long periods of time are, generally, at higher risk for developing a pressure ulcer. This is due, in part, to the fact that their weight is distributed over a smaller surface area with resulting greater higher interface pressure in the gluteal region.