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Shields, Mechanical, Hip

Definition : Mechanical shields worn over the hip area to prevent against hip fractures in the event of a patient fall. These shields are designed to transfer energy from the impact to the soft tissue and muscles anterior and posterior to the femoral bone, thus diverting the force of the impact away from the greater trochanter.

Entry Terms : "Hip Shields" , "Hip Protectors"

UMDC code : 18012

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Personal Safety Corp

Company Type: Parent

It is all about balancing quality and price with consistent 24-48 hour turnaround of orders. At Personal Safety Corporation we know that our business partners require the highest quality and most dependable fall and wandering prevention medical devices.

Prevent Products Inc

Company Type: Parent

The PhleboPump is a UL listed, FDA-registered Class II Medical Device. It is available for sale only with a physician's order, and only in the United States. At this time, it is not covered by Medicare.

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