people that are confined to a bed or wheelchair due to chronic illness have constant pressure exerted at this points, causing ulcers. These ulcers are difficult and expensive to treat and can sometimes even result in death.
Through the use of a waterbed, a person can prevent the formation of decubitus ulcers.Patients who have already formed ulcers can expect more rapid healing when switched to a waterbed.
This healing may be up to three times faster than without the use of a waterbed.
Treatment and prevention of ulcers depends upon reducing the pressure of these critical parts of the body. A satisfactory method of treatment and prevention is now available throught the use of water-filled flotation mattress.
Patient BenefitsThrough the use of a flotation system, a person can prevent the formation of decubitus ulcers. Patients who have already formed ulcers can expect more rapid healing when switched to a waterbed. This healing may be up to three times faster than without the use of a waterbed.The patient will also have the added benefits of improvement and sleep and general circulation.
Water bed is anti-decubitus because water give support and movableloss weight status can relief pressure and anti-decubitus . much helpful for cure of burned skin patient .soft and equal support , comfortable temperature bring help for arthritis ,rheumatism patient .water bed is very silent and no noise , bring comfortable during sleepingdesigned by water buoyancy, water bed totally support according patient body shape.however change sleeping position , it can fully support body no without support points .fully pressure relief .