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CareWave Postural Management System

CareWave System

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Short Description

The Care Wave body positioning system offers lying support to infants and adults. Various shapes are available for specific positioning requirements. Unique micro particle padding can be increased or decreased to provide support and comfort around the user's body and limbs. Available in two sizes.

Additional Info

More Details

Shapes are available for
* Head Positioning
* Chest Positioning
* Arm Positioning
* Leg Positioning
* Wheelchair Positioning

* The filling of CareWave cushions consists of high quality round polystyrene micro particles. These are as thin as sand and allow rapid and easy postures with the aim of comfortably maintaining the patient's body parts in contact with the cushion while relieving pressure on areas with risk of pressure injuries.
* The micro particles are contained in an inner holder
* The heel pad and the heel cushion are also composed of fibre which allows the material to remain static during use

* Waterproof and breathable bi-elastic Polyurethane cover
* Polyurethane with AG Protect
* Reinforced stitching for the sewed cushions
* Some cushions are available in a welded version that is, Decubitus, Half Moon, Cylindrical and Universal. This is for better protection against liquids and bacteria in hospital fields

* Beads are added and removed as required for comfort and positioning

* XS range has a blue cover
* XL range has a lime green cover
* XXL for Decubitus, Delta and Abduction cushions

Place Of Manufacture


Price Guide

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Models And Options


Cushion range includes
* Ring Cushion
* Cylindrical
* Universal Cushion
* Small Universal Cushion
* Half-Moon Cushion
* Delta Cushion (triangular)
* Decubitus Cushion (long, thin and curved)
* Semi Fowler Cushion
* Heel Pad
* Heel Cushion
* Abduction Cushion

Handipod Cushion range
These cushions are made out of a viscoelastic foam and is specially designed to allow leg stability and to relieve total heel pressure
* Handipod Evo Cushion
* Handipod Cushion
* Handiequin Cushion The adjustable module helps prevent an equinus foot


* Removable, machine washable covers


Specification Standard
Height Unknown
Length Unknown
Width Unknown

Setup And Maintenance


* Wipe with usual detergent
* Removable machine washable covers are optional



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Avant Innovations
Unit 9 110-120 Silverwater Rd
NSW 2128
Sales: 02 8315 2834
Contact Person: James Pridham


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