Safehip AirX Unisex Hip Protector Large
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The soft hip protector. AirX 100% textile. Clinically proven. Clinically tested on more than 7000 individuals. Safehip is a unique hip protector that provides excellent protection from hip fractures. Clinically Proven: Safehip has been tested in clinical trials on more than 7,000 users around the world and has proven to reduce hip fractures from falls by 64% (Source: Users compared to non-users in a clinical trial conducted in Norwegian nursing homes - Bentzen H, Bergland A, Forsen L; Risk of hip fractures in soft protected, hard protected, and unprotected falls; Inj. Prev. 2008;14;306-310). Patented: The horseshoe design of the shield is patented. It acts by dispersing the force of impact away from the hip bones towards the softer tissues. 100% textile: AirX textile shields are uniquely breathable leaving the user cooler, drier and more comfortable (According to EMPA test report Nr. 448819, 2009). Perfect Fit: The integrated hip protector shields conform to the user's body shape. So they are as discreet and as slim as possible. A high content of elastane in the briefs provides a perfect fit. Seamless: The briefs don't have any seams. This helps to reduce skin irritation. Washability: Safehip AirX can be washed at 95 degrees C and dried at high temperature. Shield based on AirX. Large: 40-48 inches. Fall energy is diverted to the softer tissue. Confidence in textiles. Tested for harmful substances. Making healthcare more human. CE listed. Tytex A/S has been certified according to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 13485. Made in Slovakia.
Protector: AirX Soft Textile (100%) (16 mm). Seamless Briefs: Cotton (58%), Polyamide (36%), Elastane (6%).
Sizes overlap. To find the user's correct size, measure the hips at the widest point. If the hip measurement lies between two sizes, choose the smaller size if the patient has slim thighs, and the larger size if thighs are wide or an incontinence pad will be worn.