Pressure sores (now being referred to as pressure injuries) are areas of skin and deeper tissue that have been damaged from constant pressure or friction due to reduced mobility and is usually associated with the overweight and older population or those who are confined to a bed or chair for long periods. Due to the nature of pressure sores, they can be difficult to treat and in some cases lead to serious complications and other health issues including infection of the blood, bone and joint infections, abscess and cancer.
There are a number of prevention methods and treatments for pressure sores for both the individual and their carer. This range of products has been designed to relieve pressure sores and help with the healing process. We have a range of Roho cushions available as well as Equagel and Bullsone products.
Roho is a brand which is synonymous with pressure care and relief. Roho cushions are the industry standard for the prevention and treatment of pressure sores. They are used and accepted around the world as the best cushion for the treatment of serious pressure sores. To help you choose the correct cushions, we have put together an article to assist you. We recommend you seek professional advice before making your purchase if the user is at risk of developing a pressure sore or already has one.
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