Indications for use

Repose products provide effective pressure redistribution for all people at risk of developing pressure ulcers, including those assessed as very high risk.
Repose is also appropriate for users with pressure related tissue damage – clinical supervision is advised where the damage is severe. In-Line with the NPUAP_EPUAP Pressure Ulcer Treatment Guidelines 2009.

 

Limitations for use

Repose is not suitable for the following:

Persons weighing in excess of 139kg
Persons with unstable spinal fractures
Where body shape is such that the person cannot be fully supported by the Repose mattress overlay or cushion
Repose is suitable for use with bed and trolley side rails subject to the bed or trolley manufacturer’s instructions and appropriate risk assessment

 

Precautions

If deterioration in skin condition is noted, clinical advice should be sought and, if so advised, use of the product discontinued.
Avoid direct contact with heat and sharp objects
When deflated, keep away from babies and small children.
Keep away from pets.