The heel is the second most common site for pressure injury development.1 The Heel Protector I is specifically designed to help reduce the risk of heel pressure injury. 2
Offloads the heel
Sequential Compression Device (SCD) compatible
1. Team V, Tuck M, Reeves J, Way M, Enticott J, Evans S, Weller C. Pressure Injury data in Australian acute care settings: A comparison of three data sets. Int Wound J. 2020; 17:578-586. doi:10.1111/iwj.13320
2. Meyers T. Prevention of Heel Pressure Injuries and Plantar Flexion Contractures With Use of a Heel Protector in High-Risk Neurotrauma, Medical, and Surgical Intensive Care Units. Journal of Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing. 2017; 44(5): 429-433. doi:10.1097/WON.0000000000000355.