NYOrtho APEX CORE Pommel Wedge Wheelchair Cushion Cooling Gel-Foam High Density Rigid Firm Foundation Base Layer Eliminates Hammock Effect, Non Slip Water Resistant Prevent Pressure Injuries, Stop Forward Sliding, Hip Positioning

RECOMMENDED USE:

Patients at risk for pressure ulcers requiring posture support, hip positioning and/or inclined to slide forward.

Description

For patients requiring hip positioning that are inclined to slide forward, the NYOrtho APEX CORE™ Wedge Pommel Gel-Foam Cushion, combines a firm core foundation that eliminates hammocking with the superlative APEX™ innovative design that chambers the gel-pod closer to the top of the cushion, providing a cooler interface between the patient and wheelchair. A high-performance stretch cover improves moisture evaporation and enhances the APEX™ design features.

Features

  • Wedge design helps prevent forward sliding.
  • Pommel helps keep knees separated, preventing hip rotation.
  • Firm CORE Foundation: High density beveled polyethylene provides a firm foundation that eliminates hammocking.
  • Innovative APEX™ Design Cools and Reduces Body Interface Pressure: Dual density foam layers provide a soft top entry layer, promoting direct interface with cooling gel-pod and a higher density base layer for support and pressure distribution. This top-design brings the gel-pod up close so you can feel the superior comfort and stability.
  • Breathable Stretch Removable Cover: High-performance pressure reducing fabric promotes healing via active evaporation of moisture and cooling at patient pressure points. Antimicrobial, water-resistant and mildew-resistant.
  • Aqueous Dual Gel-Pod: Dual chamber gel-pod reduces gel migration.
  • Aggressive non-slip bottom with easy to attach quick-release straps keep cushion in place.
  • Meets CA 117-2013 standards.

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Custom Sizes Available

Size Unit Price Model
16" x 16" x 4" x 2" Each -- 9599-GWP-161642
18" x 16" x 4" x 2" Each -- 9599-GWP-181642
18" x 18" x 4" x 2" Each -- 9599-GWP-181842
20" x 16" x 4" x 2" Each -- 9599-GWP-201642
20" x 18" x 4" x 2" Each -- 9599-GWP-201842
22" x 18" x 4" x 2" Each -- 9599-GWP-221842
24" x 18" x 4" x 2" Each -- 9599-GWP-241842
Size Lead Time Unit Model
18" x 16" x 2" x 1" Extended Lead Time Each 9599-GWP-181621
17" x 17" x 4" x 2" Extended Lead Time Each 9599-GWP-171742
22" x 16" x 4" x 2" Extended Lead Time Each 9599-GWP-221642

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