Patient Care Articles


Using Armedica Quantum 400 Intersegmental Traction Table for Pain Relief

Posted on Jun 02, 2018 by Kevin Cleary

Back pain does not discriminate. It doesn’t matter whether you’re male or female, young or old, active or sedentary, anyone can be at risk.The Armedica Quantum 400 Traction Table is the perfect device for helping to relieve back pain and muscle tension through massage and making IST therapy simple and efficient.

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Posted in Medical Treatment Tables

Learning to Use the Kimberly-Clark Gastrostomy Feeding Tube

Posted on May 25, 2018 by Kevin Cleary

Healthy living has become synonymous with healthy eating. The social media, print media, health journals are all full of the super foods we should eat for maintaining good health. It is all doable as long as we have the ability to orally ingest, chew and digest all those nutritious foods. What happens if we can't do that?

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Posted in Enteral Feeding Tubes

Support for Caregivers: Preventing Caregiver Burnout and Stress

Posted on May 18, 2018 by Kevin Cleary

Caring for another person is not only a stressful job, but can lead to unwanted physical and mental symptoms for the caregiver themselves. What is caregiver burnout? Caregiver burnout (a.k.a. caregiver stress or syndrome) is a term used by many healthcare professionals to describe a stressful job that can lead to physical and mental fatigue

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Posted in Rehabilitation & Therapy Patient Care

How the Armedica AM-SX 1060 Hi-Lo Changing Table Benefits You

Posted on May 01, 2018 by Kevin Cleary

Patient transfers from mobility aids such as a wheelchair hide potential dangers to patient and clinician alike. Transfers can put a strain on the lower back and potentially lead to dangerous patient falls.Understanding how Armedica AM-SX 1060 works will make transfers easier.

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Posted in Medical Treatment Tables

Therapeutic Advantages of Low Air Loss Mattress System

Posted on Mar 26, 2018 by Swati Chadha

There is a growing population of patients who are bed-bound or who spend a considerable amount of time in the bed. If using a conventional bed, the body heat and moisture gets trapped causing skin breakdown and rashes, leading to sores and ulcers.

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Posted in Low-Air-Loss Mattresses

Preventing In-Home Patient Falls

Posted on Mar 24, 2018 by Swati Chadha

Many falls do not cause any injury. However, one out of five falls causes a serious injury such as a broken bone or a head injury. This further leads to limited activity, reduced mobility, loss of fitness and an induced fear of falling.

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Posted in Patient Safety

Ergonomic Medical Stools for Hospital Facility

Posted on Dec 29, 2017 by Kevin Cleary

An ergonomic medical stool allows physicians, clinicians, and caregivers the comfort to get through a long workday and Health Products for You offers a wide range of medical stools for all.

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Posted in Medical Stools

Transfer Boards - What You Need to Know

Posted on Nov 15, 2017 by Taikhum Sadiq

Transfer boards or sliding boards are device specially designed to assist people to move from one place to another. They prevent slips or falls while moving.

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Posted in Patient Transfer Aids

How to Use the Tilt Tables?

Posted on Nov 13, 2017 by Taikhum Sadiq

A simple mechanical device, tilt tables help a person stand up without actually getting up from the bed thus easing the process of treatment and rehabilitation.

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Posted in Medical Treatment Tables

Reducing the Risk of IV Catheter Related Infections

Posted on Nov 09, 2017 by Taikhum Sadiq

IV or Intra-venous catheters are small tubes placed inside the peripheral or central vein. They help to administer fluids or medication to the body. It can also be used to draw out blood.

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Posted in Vascular Access Devices

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