mattress overlay


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mattress overlay

A cushioned surface placed on top of a bed to decrease pressure on bony prominences and reduce the chance of the patient's developing pressure ulcers.
See also: overlay
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a leading provider of affordable products effective in the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers, announced today its success in winning a Chinese Government bid to supply WAFFLE Mattress Overlays throughout China.
Risk Manager bedside safety mat sales increased 16%, patient positioner sales were up by 2%, mattress overlay sales declined 9%, and sales of seating products and our Selan[R] skin care line were both down 2% during the year.
Filled with air, which is the ideal media to support and float the most vulnerable soft tissues of the body, the unique design of the WAFFLE Bariatric Mattress Overlay allows the body to sink down into the product providing unprecedented protection (and comfort) while contouring to the body.
The dog-bone handwells are one of a kind in the healthcare industry and have been added to all WAFFLE Brand Mattress Overlay models.
Residents at risk for developing pressure ulcers, for example, will qualify for a mattress overlay or specialty bed.
EHOB Unveils WAFFLE Bariatric Mattress Overlay II-36
There is not one universal chair or mattress overlay effective for all populations.
Wal-Mart added a twin-size fusion mattress overlay to its product offering and increased the number of stores carrying the fusion product line.
Wal-Mart has advised us that it plans to expand the number of its stores that carry the fusion consumer mattress overlay, and we anticipate modest growth in sales of industrial products for fiscal 2008," continued Mr.
Figure 6-1: Total Mattress Overlay Market by Segment, U.
The consumer sales growth was led by higher volume of our new fusion mattress overlay product line.
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