Dynamic pressure care mattress overlay system
CuroCell® NEO CX13 is used as an aid in the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers up to and including category 4⁽¹⁾. It is used in all types of healthcare environments and is a very effective and functional mattress overlay system.
CuroCell® NEO CX13 works according to the alternating pressure principle and has replaceable cells in polyurethane which are placed in a separate inner cover. This mattress system is very easy to use and handle.
Also available is CuroCell® NEO CX19, a mattress replacement system equipped with an integrated foam core.
Care of Sweden’s mattresses are supplied with a four way stretch hygienic outer cover which conforms to relevant standards for hygiene⁽²⁾, quality and safety. All covers are manufactured from modern, recyclable materials and are vapour permeable⁽³⁾, which reduce the risk of skin maceration.
(1) National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel and Pan Pacific Pressure Injury Alliance. Prevention and Treatment of Pressure Ulcers: Quick Reference Guide. Emily Haesler (Ed.). Cambridge Media: Osborne Park, Western Australia; 2014.
(2) SS-EN ISO 15496:2004, DIN 53.122.
(3) ISO 16603 “resistance of penetration by blood and body fluids”, ISO 16604 “resistance of penetration by blood-borne pathogens”, EN 14126, SS 876 00 19 “Health care textiles – Bacteria penetration – Wet”.