Thin Skin Protection Socks and Sleeves
Protective socks and sleeves to protect fragile, thinning skin from skin tears. Made from a strong, hard, heat-resistant synthetic fibre called Kevlar and elasticated nylon, using a specialist weaving method.
Patients with thin, thinning or fragile skin who have or are at risk of skin tears and bruising.
Should not be placed in direct contact with breached or compromised skin. Apply over a wound contact dressing if necessary. Can be used in combination with compression hosiery, but seek medical device.
Socks: small; medium; medium-wide; large.
Sleeves: small; medium large
Colours available: oatmeal, black
Not available on the Drug Tariff. £30 per pair (plus VAT and P&P)
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