The alternating pressure mattress with pump model P09 series intent to prevent and assist pressure ulcer treatment ,and the intended users are who have had pressure sores and may get pressure sores.
2.1 Device description
The alternating pressure mattress with pump model P09 series are Composed by an air pump and a air mattress and air pipes. The air pump is powered by an AC power supply and contains a software control board. The mattress is assembled from a plurality of air cells and connecting tubes. Connect the air pump to the mattress through the air pipe
The picture below shows the structure of an alternating pressure mattress with air pump.
|Case material||Flame retardant ABS|
|Supply Voltage||AC 220-240V, 50Hz; AC 120V 60hz|
The device contains software to control the air mattress Inflating and deflating, cycle, air pressure, etc.
When patients lay on the alternating mattress then reduce pressure for the patients. Prevention and adjuvant treatment of pressure sores
Pressure Adjusting (Hard Soft)
Digital adjust the internal pressure of the air cells according to individual body weight, distribution and posture, maintaining high level of comfort and optimal pressure redistribution and relieving the burden of caregivers.
Alternate Mode (default mode)
Continuously and sequentially inflate and deflate air cells to mimic natural sleep movement patterns and avoid long term pressurization of tissue, providing protection against ischemia while stimulating blood circulation.
Attempt to address areas of high contact pressure by redistributing the body mass over a greater surface area through a process of immersion.
Seat Inflate Mode
In case where patient needs to sit up or placed onto fowler’s position, seat inflate mode offers additional increase in the pressure of the whole mattress to have better support especially on the sacrum area. It will revert back to the Alternate Mode after 30 mins.
Low Pressure Alarm
To notify caregivers if there is a situation of inadequate pressure condition.
Power Failure Alarm
To notify caregivers if there is a situation of power loss or power unplugged.
Automatically lock the panel in order to prevent unauthorized change of settings.
2.2 Intended purpose of the device
This product is intended to help and reduce the incidence of pressure ulcers while optimizing patient comfort. It also provides following purposes:
-to help and reduce the incidence of pressure ulcers while optimizing patient comfort.
-for long term home care of patients suffering from pressure ulcers.
-for pain management as prescribed by a physician.
The product can only be operated by personnel who are qualified to perform general nursing procedures and have received adequate training in knowledge of prevention and treatment of pressure ulcer.
‐Exact medical indications
Intended use for patients who are inconvenient to move after surgery, patients who are lying down for a long time, as well as patients with stage I and II of pressure ulcers, are not suitable for patients with more severe pressure ulcers.
Patient population is elderly, child, adult. Especially elderly and malnourished patients.