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First Step Advantage™

The First Step Advantage™ Mattress Replacement System with Smart Surface Technology™ is an effective way to provide maximum patient comfort with advanced pressure redistribution technology. Low air loss therapy and GORE® Medical Fabric work together to help address moisture management and skin microclimate. The First Step Advantage Mattress Replacement System can be used as an overlay or a mattress replacement system.

The First Step Advantage Mattress Replacement System offers features and benefits to help take the guesswork out of patient placement, while delivering pressure ulcer prevention and enhanced patient comfort:
  • Smart Surface Technology provides a customized surface by automatically adjusting to patient positioning and movement
  • Smart Surface Technology may also save staff time by minimizing the need for pressure adjustments
  • Heel immersion pillow is uniquely designed to minimize heel pressures
  • Fully integrated mattress design enables flexibility of using First Step Advantage as an overlay or a mattress replacement system
  • GORE Medical Fabric helps maintain skin integrity by keeping it cool and dry while serving as an effective barrier to fluid and bacteria
Product Usage
  • Prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers
  • Treatment of Stage I and II pressure ulcers in patients at risk for additional skin breakdown
  • Treatment of Stage III and IV pressure ulcers in patients not at risk for additional skin breakdown
  • Pain management
  • Unstable cervical, thoracic and/or lumbar fracture
  • Cervical traction

Please see product labeling and instructions for use for risks, precautions, warnings and detailed operating instructions prior to use.


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