The Wiltshire™ II

The Wiltshire™ II

The Wiltshire™ II is a dynamic cushion used in the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers for patients in all categories of risk. It provides comfort and support by maintaining a good level of blood flow around the body whilst seated.

It contains 8 alternating and 6 static horizontal cells that alternatively inflate and deflate in a cylical pattern. This type of cushion is ideal for patients who spend a proportion of their day using a chair and is used in conjunction with a dynamic mattress system, under the required supervision.

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Description

Application
For patients who are classed as medium to high risk of developing pressureulcers.
Contraindications
Patients with severe spinal injuries / fractures should not be using this product. This product forms part of a holistic care package and should only be used by trained personnel. For training or further advice contact Herida Healthcare on Freephone +44800 193 6030.
Working Principle
The dynamic cushionsystem consists of a manualair pump and an alternating air cushion. The air cushionhas three distinct airway chambers:1.Group A Chambers –Air tubes 1,3 & 5.2.Group B Chambers –Air tubes 2 & 4.AandB chambersalternateinflatinganddeflatingbyusingthepumpconnected.This airalternating,cushionsystemenhances theblood circulationtotreatandpreventpressure ulcers, when part ofa holisticcare package.Initialisationcantakeupto10minutestoachieve.