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 2014.

Limitations for use

Repose is not suitable for the following:

Persons weighing in excess of 139kg*.

*Mattress overlay and Double Mattress overlay when used on a high specification foam mattress 222kg. Mattress overlay and Double Mattress overlay when used on a non-high specification foam mattress 139kg. Wedge – Foot Protector/Foot Protector Plus – Cushion – Contur – Trolley mattress – Companion – Care-Sit – Stretcher Companion 139kg. Babynest 3kg max nolower limit.

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.