Preventative mattress replacement for bariatric use
Optimal 5zon® Plus is used as an aid in the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers up to category 2⁽¹⁾, and is ideal for all healthcare environments. It is a mattress replacement that has been specially designed for bariatric use.
It is equipped with our unique DuoCore® sit function, which provides assistance and relief when seated, as well as very good comfort in a lying position. In addition, the DuoCore® is also beneficial when using a sliding board or other relocation aids.
The cover is equipped with a divisible, drip-shield zip and functional handles for simple transportation of the mattress.
Care of Sweden’s mattresses are supplied with a four way stretch hygienic outer cover which conforms to relevant standards for hygiene⁽²⁾, quality and safety. All covers are manufactured from modern, recyclable materials and are vapour permeable⁽³⁾, which reduce
the risk of skin maceration.
(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) ISO 16603 “resistance of penetration by blood and body fluids”, ISO
16604 “resistance of penetration by blood-borne pathogens”, EN 14126.
(3) SS-EN ISO 15496:2004, DIN 53122-1.
(4) Patent no. 008522741.
Specifications for Optimal 5zon® Plus
|Core||Core: HR-foam 65+50 kg/m3|
|Functionality||Prevention & treatment up to and including category 2⁽¹⁾|
|Recommended User Weight||0-300 kg|
|Fire resistance approval||EN 597-1, -2|
Functions and properties
Highly elastic, high-quality material and a unique zone and module system gives effective pressure equalisation.
The mattress is specially designed to minimise the effects of shear forces.
Our patented⁽⁴⁾ sit function DuoCore is designed to give support when sitting and also to provide very good comfort when lying.
The hygienic cover is vapour permeable⁽³⁾, which reduces the risk of skin maceration.
The cover is easy to clean and has a very well documented hygienic standard⁽³⁾.