What is it?
The Universal Deluxe sling has been designed with shaped leg sections specifically offering a greater support to hip, and thigh. Has access for toileting. Easy application sling used for general transfers.
Good for active users and those with asymmetrical body shapes.
Comes with back and leg support as well as optional extras such as head, waist or chest support and hip tapes. When used with hip tapes, pressure is reduced behind the knee and hip areas.
Available in three material types:
Polyester – Easy application. Glides and slides smoothly, dries quickly after washing.
Mesh – High density open weave mesh, durable, used for bathing as quick drying. SUITABLE FOR BATHING
Silva Quick-2-Apply® – Extremely easy to apply low friction flexible fabric, lightweight and durable.
Poly & Mesh – Wash at 85°C
Poly & Mesh – Tumble dry low heat (max 50°C)
Silva Quick-2-Apply – Wash at 81°C
Silva Quick-2-Apply – Tumble dry low heat (max 50°C)
Optional: Chest support
Optional: Hip tapes
Optional: Waist support
Loop fixing spreader bar
Limited body control
Limited head control
Limited head trunk and hip control
220 kgs / 35 stone / 485 lbs
Mobility FIM Measure
1 2 & 3
(Mobility FIM measure only – please see tab for further detail)
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 us for more help.
(C7 to Base of Spine)
|XXSmall||66 – 76cm||50 – 54cm|
|XSmall||76 – 86cm||54 – 58cm|
|Small||86 – 96cm||58 – 63cm|
|Medium||96 – 108cm||63 – 68cm|
|Large||108 – 130cm||68 – 73cm|
|XLarge||130 – 144cm/td>||73 – 78cm|
|XXLarge||144 – 160cm/td>||78 – 83cm|
Please Note: The images shown are to be used as a guide to the various installation options this product can be used for. These are a pictorial representation only. Please refer to the product’s instructions of use for application process.
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.
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.
- Transfers: bed/chair/wheelchair
- Transfers: toilet
- Transfers: bathtub/shower
- Transfers: car
- Locomotion: walking/wheelchair
- Locomotion: stairs