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bodyblock - a patient positioning device

betterNOW are delighted to endorse bodyblock.

 

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bodyblock is an innovative patient positioning device.  bodyblock took 18 months to develop and is proving invaluable in a clinical setting to make treatment more comfortable for the patient and to save practitioners' neck and shoulders.

 

 

 

 

Bodyblock is a heel raise, but has many other clinical uses.

 

Below are listed some practical uses of bodyblock.

 

Positioning aid under the head:

 

  • aids access to neck and base of skull for examination and treatment
  • elevates head comfortably from the floor for exercise classes
  • excellent solution to reading on the beach because it creates the perfect angle for your book

 

Positioning aid under the heel or ankle:

 

  • for elevation of the heel to aid debridement of the heel for podiatry or beauty pedicures - excellent for alleviating practitioners' neck and shoulders
  • elevates the heel for examining ankle structures
  • allows access to calf for examination or massage

 

Positioning aid under the calf:

 

  • allows access to posterior knee compartment to facilitate doppler testing, palpation etc

 

Positioning aid under the thigh:

 

  • offloads painful knees during treatment
  • aids access for bandaging

 

Positioning aid under the hand:

 

  • comfortable resting platform for examining hand
  • useful in manicure treatments

 

Positioning aid under the forearm:

 

  • aids blood pressure taking
  • aids drawing of blood

 

Positioning aid between the knees/thighs:

 

  • offloads lumbar spine
  • offloads pubic symphasis (oftern felt in 3rd trimester of pregnancy)

 

Positioning aid for reducing patient  roll-over:

 

  • Can be placed behind a patient lying on their side to wedge them into a comfortable position

 

Positioning aid for lumbar support:

 

  • Can be place between the lumbar area of a person's back and the chair back to ease back pain

 

bodyblock is CE marked and approved by the MHRA (The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency)

bodyblock is a 'self-skinned' product made of Polyurethane and has been designed to withstand strong medical surface disinfectant.

 

For more information on this product,

please call 07807 833 868

 

or email us via our contact page.

 

 

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