Matrx Flo-tech Lite Paediatric Pressure Relief Wheelchair Cushion

Matrx Flo-tech Lite Paediatric Pressure Relief Wheelchair Cushion
  • Pressure relief rating: Low risk
  • Particularly suited to smaller or paediatric clients 
  • Slimline cushion ideal for use in most chairs or wheelchairs
  • Contoured surface provides excellent support and stability
Our Price:  £83.33  (Exc VAT)  (£100.00 Inc VAT)
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Matrx Flo-tech Lite Paediatric Pressure Relief Wheelchair Cushion

For those who spend long periods of time sitting in a chair or wheelchair, high pressure areas may lead to the development of pressure sores if the proper pressure relief cushion isn't used. The Matrx Flo-tech Lite Paediatric Pressure Relief Wheelchair Cushion is made with a high-quality contoured foam surface, providing stability, postural support and weight distribution. Castellated to reduce shear, this cushion is suitable for those at low risk of pressure sore development, and is particularly suited to paediatric clients.

This cushion is available in a range of sizes and with a choice of four covers. Select your desired options using the drop-down menus above.

Key Features

  • Provides pressure relief suitable for those at low risk of pressure sore development
  • Made with high quality resilient foam for excellent pressure distribution
  • Particularly suited to paediatric or smaller users
  • Moulding design maximises contact surface area and pressure distribution
  • Pommel at the front ensures femurs are in midline position
  • Castellation allows air to circulate to reduce moisture and shear
  • Cushion moves with the patient to reduce shear and friction forces
  • Available with a range of two-way stretch, water-resistant covers
  • Covers are treated to be ingress-resistant to reduce contamination risk
  • Treated with Ultra-fresh to reduce odour and bacteria growth
  • Offers increased pelvic and lateral stability to enhance posture
  • Suitable for users up to a maximum user weight of 127kg (20 stone)

Stability and Support

This cushion works to ensure the user is as stable and secure in their seated position as possible, and is particularly suited to paediatric or small-framed users. The pommel at the front of the cushion ensures the user's femurs are in a midline position, promoting proper posture and allowing air circulation. Finally, the contoured design of the cushion also results in raised edges for increased lateral support, further enhancing stability.

Contoured and Castellated

The contoured foam of this cushion results in a large contact surface with the user, providing maximum weight distribution. Since the foam is castellated, air circulation is enhanced, and the cushion sections can move slightly with the user. This movement helps to reduce shear and friction forces, further boosting the cushion's level of pressure relief.

Ingress-Resistant Covers

The covers supplied with this cushion are ingress-resistant to improve both hygiene and longevity. Treated with a fluorocarbon-based fluid repellent finish to prevent wetting and reduce risk of contamination, these covers prevent fluid ingress and aid in the prevention of pressure ulcers.

Cover Choices

The covers for the Flo-Tech cushions come with a variety of features to best suit your needs and make maintenance simple:

Spacer Cover

  • Allows air to circulate
  • Reduces the risk of moisture/air build up
  • Multi-stretch
  • May prevent maceration 

Black Wipedown Cover

  • A fabric outer surface
  • Multi-stretch
  • Water-resistant, easy to maintain wipedown surface
  • Vapour-permeable
  • Facilitates easy transfer
  • Suitable for clients with continence issues

Black Smooth Cover

  • Black fabric material
  • Multi-stretch
  • Vapour-permeable
  • Reduces potential for perspiration and irritation of the skin
  • Facilitates easy transfers

Baltic Blue PU Cover

  • Two-way stretch materials
  • Highly water-resistant
  • Prevents soiling of cushion

Technical Specifications

  • Height: 78mm
  • Weight: 1.5kg
  • Maximum user weight: 127kg (20 stone)
  • Max cleaning temperature: 80°C
  • Warranty: 3 Years
  • Certification:
    • Interior foam: BS EN 1021-1, BS EN 1021-2, BS 5852: 1982 Crib 5

This Item Is Not Returnable On Grounds Of Hygiene

Please note, Hospital Beds is dedicated to maintaining the highest levels of hygiene for all of its products and for this reason this item is non-refundable and non-returnable if unsuitable or unwanted on grounds of hygiene.

If you have any questions regarding this returns policy, please contact our Hospital Beds Customer Care Team on 020 7501 0592 for further details.

Delivery - Free UK Mainland Delivery

This item is usually dispatched by Royal Mail or better.

This item is usually dispatched the same day when ordered before 2.00pm, Monday to Friday.

The delivery expectation of Royal Mail is 1 to 3 working days.

Coronavirus Update

We are still dispatching orders throughout the Coronavirus epidemic. On occasion, due to spikes in demand for certain products, our dispatch times may be slightly extended.

You will receive an email confirming dispatch when your order is on its way to you.

Our team are working hard to process orders as quickly as possible. We would like to thank you for your patience and understanding during this challenging time.

Please call our Hospital Beds Customer Care Team on 020 7501 0592 if you have any questions about the delivery of this item.

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