Protect-a-Limb® protects the limbs from skin tears and skin damage.
It is light in weight and yet bulky enough to protect.
Aged Care Health Professionals highly recommend Protect-a-Limb® as a truly effective means of preventing recurring skin tears, with the resultant saving to healthcare costs.
It is easy and fast to apply when compared to other methods of protection.
Light & Comfortable
Cool in summer / warm in winter
Quick and easy to apply
Dries faster than other fibres
Is cost effective − saving time in application
Gives protection against friction to vulnerable limbs
Aids in patient comfort
Wicks away moisture and prevents maceration
Easy to clean − can be washed as easily as a pair of socks
Finished to prevent fraying
Care Instructions Short machine wash on medium cycle.
May be tumble dried warm.
Socks should be washed after each wear to maintain their shape.
Sizing Protect-a-Limb® is available in 3 different sizes:
Small Length: 40cm Circumference: 18cm – 25cm Use: arm and small leg
Medium Length: 50cm Circumference: 25cm – 40cm Use: Arm & average lower leg
Large Length: 60cm Circumference: 32cm – 44cm Use: Full leg