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Spica Sling 450 \In stock

Spica Sling

PRODUCT CODE: SPC034
A divided leg lateral transfer sling with hinged back section for raising/lowering patient back position as required
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Description
Sizing - guide
Lift type - guide
Mobility FIM
Sling shape
Specification
Transfer Type
N/A
Lift Type
Active
Passive
Extensive
Support Type
Full body
Head
Leg
Attachment Type
Loop fixing spreader bar
User Physicality
Active alert and able to participate
Chronic pain
Limited body control
Limited head trunk and hip control
Limited mobility
Sizing
XSmall - Large
Weight Limit
220kgs/35stone/485lbs
Mobility FIM Measure
1 & 2
(Mobility FIM measure only - please see tab for further detail)
Available Material
Polyester and Dartex
Description

A divided leg lateral transfer sling with hinged back section for raising/lowering patient back position as required. Manufactured with a removable torso supporting plastic back board.

The Spica sling was initially designed and developed for use with those patients who have a Spica hip cast, however is now widely used in orthopaedic departments for patients with a range of orthopaedic surgeries and provision can be made for a stabilising broomstick.

Featuring comfortable padding throughout, a wipeable, Dartex lining and supplied with removable neck roll and waist support. All tapes are fully adjustable.

Available in one material type:
Polyester and Dartex® - Easy application. Glides and slides smoothly, dries quickly after washing. (Dartex lining)

Wash at 71°C
Tumble dry low heat (max 50°C)

Dartex® is a registered trademark of Dartex Coatings Ltd.

Sizing - guide

Please Note: Measurements are given for guidance and only reflect the design stated. If you require a custom made sling or have any further questions regarding Silvalea sizing please contact for more help. Click Here

  A
(Shoulder Circumference)
B
(Full Height)
C
(Inside Leg Length)
XSmall 70 - 90cm 85 - 102cm 52 - 63cm
Small 80 - 100cm 102 - 127cm 63 - 77cm
Medium 100 - 120cm 127 - 176cm 77 - 91cm
Large 110 - 130cm 176 - 183cm 89 - 102cm

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Lift type - guide

Lift Type: KEY

Active – end user is active and can participate in transfer

Passive Lift – end user can maintain passivity or has limited mobility

Extensive – end user has limited body control and/or suffers from extreme extensions

Mobility FIM

Functional Independence Measure

The Functional Independence Measure (FIM) scale assesses physical and cognitive disability. This scale focuses on the burden of care – that is, the level of disability indicating the burden of caring for them.

Mobility

1. Transfers: bed/chair/wheelchair 
2. Transfers: toilet
3. Transfers: bathtub/shower
4. Transfers: car
5. Locomotion: walking/wheelchair 
6. Locomotion: stairs
Sling shape

Approximate visual representation of sling design.

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