Navigation Links
Liko Introduces Two Additions to Its 'Stat' Family of Low Friction Sheets
Date:7/1/2008

FRANKLIN, Mass., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Liko, a major supplier of patient lifts, slings and repositioning sheets for the healthcare industry, has announced two new additions to its "Stat" family of low friction transfer and repositioning sheets.

Both new products, the Stat HandySheet(TM) and the Stat HandyTube(TM), help facilitate the placement of slings under patients or the movement of patients in bed.

Manufactured of extremely low friction fabrics, the new products are designed to reduce skin abrasions to the patient while also minimizing the caregiver's workload during a variety of commonly encountered patient transfer and repositioning maneuvers.

Liko's new Stat HandySheets are designed to be used in pairs and are recommended to facilitate placement of a sling while a patient is sitting in a wheelchair or lying on a bed. The Stat HandySheet is offered in two sizes -- long and short -- to accommodate a wide range of applications. In use, a pair of HandySheets is first placed beneath the patient, then the sling is easily slipped between the two sheets with minimum caregiver effort. The sheets can also be used to reposition patients higher up in bed. For more info: http://www.liko.com/web/show_page.asp?pageid=8254.

Liko's new Stat HandyTube is designed to assist caregivers in repositioning, turning patients, or performing lateral transfer maneuvers. The Stat HandyTube is offered in three sizes: short, long, and wide. The wide model features sewn-on handles to provide extra grip when, for example, a single caregiver wants to turn or reposition a patient in bed. For more info: http://www.liko.com/web/show_page.asp?pageid=8253.

Certain models of the new sheets feature sewn-on pockets or loops in order to assist with specific caregiver tasks. For example, the HandySheet has corner pockets to ensure both sheets can be pushed completely under the patient at the same time. None of the new sheets are designed to be left under the patient for any extended period of time.

About Liko

Liko is one of the world's leading suppliers of patient lift and transfer solutions. The company's products range from mobile lifts to sit-to-stand models, overhead ceiling mounted systems, and bariatric models. For more information on either the Stat HandySheets or HandyTubes, contact Liko, 122 Grove Street, Franklin, MA 02038; telephone (888) 545-6671 or (508) 553-3993; fax (508) 528-6642; or visit the Liko website at http://www.liko.com.
Available Topic Expert(s): For information on the listed expert(s), click appropriate link. Dan Gilmore https://profnet.prnewswire.com/Subscriber/ExpertProfile.aspx?ei=31087


'/>"/>
SOURCE Liko
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Roche Introduces Program to Facilitate Corporate Pandemic Stockpiling of Tamiflu(R)
2. Berkley Life Sciences Introduces LS Prime: A Revolutionary New Primary Liability Policy for the Life Science Industry
3. Ikaria Introduces Dr. Michael Cooreman as Vice President of Translational Medicine
4. LI-COR(R) Biosciences Introduces New Tools for High Throughput Western Blotting
5. Transgenomic Introduces SURVEYOR(R) Endonuclease Adaptor-Ligated Libraries (SEAL) for Determining Whole Genome Sequence Variation
6. Braemar Introduces the ER920W Wireless Cardiac Arrhythmia Monitor
7. LI-COR Biosciences Introduces Near-Infrared Small Animal Imager
8. SAFC Hitech Introduces Large Scale Bubbler for Compound Semiconductor Production
9. SoluLinK Introduces NanoLink(TM) Streptavidin Magnetic Microspheres
10. DaVita Introduces Treatment Evaluator
11. Finesse Solutions Introduces the TruViu(TM) PLSS System
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... February 11, 2016 , ... ... to delivering cutting-edge information focused on the development and manufacture of biopharmaceuticals ... a premier sponsor of the 2016 BioProcess International Awards – Recognizing Excellence ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... --  BioInformant announces the February 2016 release of ... Tools, and Technologies – Market Size, Segments, Trends, and ... The first and only market research ... has more than a decade of historical information on ... cell type. This powerful 175 page global strategic report ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 11, 2016 , ... ... of its new stem cell treatment clinic in Quito, Ecuador. The new facility ... and trauma applications to patients from around the world. , The new ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... -- The Maryland House of Delegates and House Speaker ... Maryland School of Medicine Dean E. Albert Reece ... System President and CEO Robert Chrencik , MBA, ... given to the public by the leader of the ... and Mr. Chrencik for their contributions to our statewide ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:2/3/2016)... 2016 http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/d8zjcd/emotion_detection ... "Emotion Detection and Recognition Market by ... Software Tools (Facial Expression, Voice Recognition and ... - Global forecast to 2020" report ... http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/d8zjcd/emotion_detection ) has announced the addition of ...
(Date:2/2/2016)... YORK , Feb. 2, 2016 Technology Enhancements ... presents an analysis of the digital and computed radiography ... Malaysia , and Indonesia ... trends and market size, as well as regional market ... country and discusses market penetration and market attractiveness, both ...
(Date:2/1/2016)... , Feb. 1, 2016  Today, the first ... (AHA) announced plans to develop a first of its ... power of IBM Watson. In the first application of ... IBM (NYSE: IBM ), and Welltok will create ... health assessments with cognitive analytics, delivered on Welltok,s health ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):