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BHTA LAUNCH NEW PRESSURE ULCER PAPER

BHTA LAUNCH NEW PRESSURE ULCER PAPER

In the UK, around 400,000 individuals develop a new Pressure Ulcer annually. The cost to the NHS is in the range of £2.6 billion and this is rising all the time.

It is estimated that one in five hospital inpatients has a Pressure Ulcer (Clark et al,2004) - this represents at least 20,000 hospital patients in the UK at any time. In the UK, around 400,000 individuals develop a new Pressure Ulcer annually. The cost to the NHS is high, primarily because prolonged hospital treatment is needed in serious cases and those at risk must be protected. The annual cost is in the range of £2.6 billion.

BHTA have produced this guidance document that identifies immediate cash releasing savings of £270m per annum are available to the NHS by adoption of the simple preventative actions repeated an ...
The latest issue of Spokesman is now available to read online

The latest issue of Spokesman is now available to read online

Read the latest news on new products and stories about the lives and experiences of our customers.from Canadian manufacturer Motion Composites.

This issue contains interviews with Paralympian Karen Darke and her latest quest, as well as news on the latest line of wheelchairs to join the Gerald Simonds range from Canadian manufacturer Motion Composites.

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New Carbon Fibre Wheelchairs added to the range!

New Carbon Fibre Wheelchairs added to the range!

We are excited to have launched the lightest folding frame wheelchairs that we have ever had in our range, from Canadian manufacturer Motion Composites.

Specialists in using carbon fibre, one of the strongest, yet lightest, materials on earth along with engineering excellence and the latest high technology processes Motion Composites have created a range of wheelchairs that are claimed to be the lightest in class.

The Veloce revolutionises how people should view folding wheelchairs, with the sleek look and efficient performance of a rigid framed chair, it folds to fit in any vehicle with a transport weight* of just 11lbs (5.1kg). The frame is made from High-Modulus Carbon T700, renowned for its strength and vibration dampening properties.

The Helio comes in three versions, t ...
Smart Drive now with Push Tracker!

Smart Drive now with Push Tracker!

The new bracelet design comes with many new feature with key benefits including:

  • New tap to go function – making it far easier to accelerate through speeds, particularly with impaired hand function or strength.
  • LCD on bracelet displaying: time, number of pushes, battery levels, coast time and distance.
  • Ability to programme SmartDrive functions from setting menu such as: Max speed, Acceleration, tap sensitivity and control mode (indoor/outdoor).
  • IOS App for further ease of use and recording of trips and distance travelled on maps.
  • Android App available soon!
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Relax with Trulife range of wheelchair cushions

Relax with Trulife range of wheelchair cushions

Always looking for new and innovative products to add to our range that enhance the independence and comfort for wheelchair users, we are excited to launch the Relax Range of pressure relieving wheelchair cushions from manufacturer Trulife.

Trulife is an internationally based and managed group engaged in the creation, development and manufacture of niche healthcare products. In 1958 Trulife created the world’s first commercially successful external breast prosthesis, and today, almost 60 years later, enjoys a reputation as a world-class manufacturer of silicone-based healthcare and medical products.

Their expansion into the development of pressure-relieving products began over 20 years ago when starting to pursue other uses for silicone, borne organically from their expertise in ...
Introducing EMYS

Introducing EMYS

Tarta Design create beautiful backrests out of a philosophy based on simplicity, flexibility, comfort, innovation and freedom. What more can you ask of a backrest? EMYS is lightweight, flexible, breathable, comfortable and oh so stylish.

The central column of spring steel allows the backrest to flex and twist, aiding freedom of movement whilst maintaining postural support.

» More details or contact us for a trial.

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Gerald Simonds Healthcare

Gerald Simonds is the leading UK supplier and distributor of lightweight manual and power wheelchairs, cushions and pressure management seating. Our mobility and seating specialists carry out free assessments and give impartial mobility and seating advice and support nationwide, for both adults and children. Then every wheelchair we sell is customised to the exact needs of each user.

If you are looking for a wheelchair or a pressure relieving cushion for your particular needs, call us FREE on 0800 220975 to make an appointment for a free assessment or a no-obligation demonstration.

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We have a selection of new and ex-demonstration wheelchairs and mattresses available at great prices. For more details, please call us FREE on 0800 220975.

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