Med Air Variable Pressure Pump and Pad System

Bedsores (also known as pressure ulcers or pressure sores) are localized areas of damaged tissue caused by staying in one position for too long. They tend to form in areas where bones and skin are close together, such as the hips, elbows, ankles, and back, and present a constant threat to individuals who are bedridden, use a wheelchair, or go about their days without significantly changing their position.

If left untreated, pressure sores can become infected – a prospect that is made all the more dangerous for the elderly, who may already have compromised immune systems.Read More