The Leg Abductor – Large is used after Hip Replacement operations.
About the Leg Abductor – Large (Hip Replacement)
The Leg Abductor holds the legs apart when turning a patient in bed. The legs are held firmly and comfortably in place in cut-out grooves on both sides of the abductor by 5cm / 2″ Hook & Loop Tape straps.
For Infection Control, this product is also available in a medical grade vinyl material with heat sealed seams.
General Public Restraint Authorisation Letter: If this product is purchased for use in a private home, we require authorisation from a suitable person. This is to ensure it will be used correctly and safely by the family and/or carers, and that using it will not be dangerous. Examples of a suitable person who is able to sign the letter are: Occupational Therapist; Physiotherapist; Clinical Nurse Manager; Registered Nurse; Doctor; or another suitably qualified person. Click here to print the letter template, and please return a copy to us when ordering. Note: This letter is not required when we send restraints to aged care facilities or hospitals, because their staff are already trained in their safe use.
Note: We are unable to sell this product to the USA.