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Hip Pad Hip Protector, Open - Safehip AirX

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The Hip Pad hip protector, Open by Safehip AirX is one of the leading patented hip protection underwear that helps prevent hip fractures. Positioned in critical areas around the hips, the sewn-in foam shield can effectively prevent hip fractures

• Designed to be worn over incontinence pads or diapers

• Hip Protectors are made from 100% 4 way stretch AirX material (16 mm thick)

• Adapts to the body perfectly

• Excellent breathability

• Washable at 95°C; tumble dryer-safe

• Medicinal product - CE marked

 

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For seniors, a fall can cause a hip fracture, so it's vital to protect this hip bone. The Hip Pad Hip Protector, open by Safehip AirX protects the critical areas around the hips to absorb the impact of a fall. This helps reducing the risk of injury, and divertes the impact to the surrounding parts. The Open part of the pants makes this ideal to be used with incontinence pads or adult diapers as it facilitates the change of incontinence pads.

Patented shock absorbent hip protector

The Hip Pad Hip Protector is based on impact dispersion and absorption. This means that, in the event of a fall on the hip, the hip protector disperses the energy of the impact away from the hip bone. This energy is absorbed by the soft tissue and the muscles around the femoral neck, reducing the risk of a hip fracture.

 

Hip Protector Safehip AirX

The horse-shoe shaped shield, fitted inside the pants, is highly shock absorbent and can absorb up to 60% of the impact from a fall.

To ensure the best fit possible, the Air X 16 mm fabric shapes to the contours of the body. This makes these hip protectors very comfortable to wear.

Clinical evidence

The clinical evidence is based on intensive research and development, with constant focus on the user’s needs.

The Hip Pad Hip protector by Safehip AirX has been tested on more than 7,000 people in a long series of clinical trials in Scandinavia, Germany, Holland, Japan and Australia.

That is why this hip protection underwear is the most sold and available hip protector in the world.

 

 

Thin, Comfortable Design

Despite their high level of shock absorption, the protective AirX fabric is only 16mm thick. The 4-way stretch fabric contours the body naturally for best possible comfort throughout the day and overnight.

The hip protectors are worn in a pair of pants, ensuring correct positioning and comfortable use. The shorts can be washed at 90° C.


Who benefits from the Hip Pad Hip Protector by Safehip AirX?

Our hip protectors can be applied to anyone with an increased risk of falling:

  • Frail seniors
  • Individuals with low bone density, osteoporosis sufferers
  • Those who have an history of falls
  • People suffering from muscular weakness, vertigo or balance disturbance
  • Dementia or Alzheimer’s or cognitive impaired patients
  • Parkinson’s disease patients
  • Vision impaired
  • People taking special medication like tranquilisers, sleeping pills or medicine which lowers blood pressure or blood sugar

This special hip protection underwear will increase self-confidence and ease of movement for its wearer.

Features:

  • Hip Protection underwear
  • Clinical proven hip protector, tested on more than 7,000 users
  • For use at home, in hospital, nursing home
  • Ideal for anyone at risk of falls in aged care facilities or at home
  • Helps the user to remain social, active and carefree
  • Horse-shoe & sewn-in hip shield absorbs and disperses the impact
  • Designed to be worn over an adult diaper:  suitable for moderate to heavy incontinence
  • The open part facilitates change of diapers
  • Breathable fabric resulting in a comfortable wear
  • Ideal for individuals suffering from dementia, dizziness or reduced 
    physical strength
  • Excellent for all day & night use
  • Washable at up to 95°C, will last up to 100 washes
  • Danish design - a testament to quality and thoroughness

Sizing

The Hip Pad Hip Protectors, Open by Safehip AirX are available in 5 sizes. Measure the dimension of the hip on the widest point to find the correct size.

Size

Hip Circumference in cm

XS

65 – 85 cm

S

75 – 95 cm

Medium

90  – 110 cm

Large

100  – 120 cm

X-Large

110  – 140 cm

   

 

Washing Instructions

  • Wash at up to 95°C / 200°F
  • Do not bleach
  • Tumble dry on normal, medium heat
  • Do not iron
  • Do not dry clean
  • Suitable to withstand hospital cleaning procedures
  • After washing, check that both hip shields are in the correct position

Specifications

The Hip Pad Hip Protector by Safehip AirX is manufactured from:

  • Cotton (58%)
  • Polyamide (36%)
  • Elastane (6%)Customer Reviews
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