Mattress replacement for pressure ulcer prevention
Optimal Mono is used as an aid in the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers up to and including category 2⁽¹⁾. The mattress is pressure redistributing and divided into zones, improving comfort and support for the user. It also has reinforced sides to give support when getting into and out of bed.
The label contains the necessary information to ensure easy use of this mattress.
Care of Sweden’s mattresses are supplied with a four way stretch hygienic outer cover which conforms to relevant standards for hygiene, quality and safety⁽²⁾⁽⁴⁾. 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⁾ CDC (2003), Guidelines for Environmental Infection Control in
Health-Care facilities, updated 2019
⁽³⁾ SS-EN ISO 15496:2004, DIN 53122-1.
⁽⁴⁾ SS 876 00 20:2017, Healthcare textiles - Mattresses - Specifications