Article No.: 560-090200

Optimal 5zon®

The complete mattress for pressure ulcer prevention

The Optimal 5zon® is ideal for all healthcare environments and is used as an aid in the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers up to and including category 2⁽¹⁾, and for pain therapy. It is a soft and flexible mattress replacement that is placed directly on the bed and replaces both the standard mattress and mattress pad.

It has very good pressure redistribution properties⁽²⁾ and is also equipped with the unique DuoCore® sit function. It has been designed to provide support when seated, while also offering good comfort in lying position.

Optimal 5zon® comes with several different options of covers.

Care of Sweden’s mattresses are supplied with a four way stretch hygienic outer cover which conforms to relevant standards for hygiene⁽³⁾, quality and safety. All covers are manufactured from modern, recyclable materials and are vapour permeable⁽⁴⁾, which reduce the risk of skin maceration.

REFERENCES
(1) European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, National Pressure Injury Advisory Panel and Pan Pacific Pressure Injury Alliance. Prevention and Treatment of Pressure Ulcers/Injuries: Clinical Practice Guideline. The International Guideline. Emily Haesler (Ed). EPUAP/NPIAP/PPPIA: 2019.
(2) Examination of the shear force and the pressure relief capability, Berlincert 2009.
(3) ISO 16603 “resistance of penetration by blood and body fluids”, ISO 16604 “resistance of penetration by blood-borne pathogens”, EN 14126, SS 876 00 19 “Health care textiles – Bacteria penetration – Wet”.
(4) SS-EN ISO 15496:2004, DIN 53.122.
(5) Patent no. 008522741.

Specifications for Optimal 5zon®

Core HR-foam 65+50 kg/m3
Height 14 cm
Functionality Prevention & treatment up to and including category 2⁽¹⁾
Recommended User Weight 0-180 kg
Fire resistance approval EN 597-1, -2
Warranty 3 years

Functions and properties

Pressure

Highly elastic, high-quality material and a unique zone and module system gives effective pressure equalisation.

Shear

The mattress is specially designed to minimise the effects of shear forces.

Sitting Function

Our patented⁽⁵⁾ sit function DuoCore is designed to give support when sitting and also to provide good comfort when lying.

Moisture

The hygienic cover is vapour permeable⁽³⁾, which reduces the risk of skin maceration

Hygiene

The covers are easy to clean and handle and has a very well documented hygienic standard⁽⁴⁾.