Cromptons Healthcare by MIP Slide Sheets are made from a
transtex: a specially developed fabric that is silicone coated on both sides to
provide a slick, low friction finish for easy patient movement and turning.
Reusable Slide Sheets are made from transtex fabric and are
blue in colour. The durable fabric is suitable for hospital laundering using
standard hospital laundry guidelines HSG (95) 18.
Slide sheets are not intended for lifting, and all patient manoeuvres
should be accomplished without lifting.
Flat Slide Sheets are used in pairs to offer
multi-directional movement, the Flat Slide Sheets (no handles) are full
body-length sheets and can be used as a pair back to back or as a single sheet
folded in half.