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Translide / Lateral Transfer Stretche


Translide is a stretcher that ease the process of lateral transfer for patients and caregivers. Lateral transfer process is a problematical issue for both. Dorsa area of a caregiver is exposed too much pressure while the lateral transfer procedure occurs. Moreover, required number of the caregiver for this process is 5-6. Also, patient have to be stabilized on lateral transfer procedure for its care. Translide provides less required man power for caregivers and also stabilized transfer procedure for patient with the help of its unique PTFE textile mattress design. PTFE textile is used for its low friction, easy to clean and breathe features.


Middle East Technical University

Middle East Technical University
ANKARA, Turkey

Taha Celal YILDIRIM,
Middle East Technical University