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Viscotech® Introduction

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The brand new Sumed Online Store includes the Viscotech® Standard Cushion in a variety of sizes

All Viscotech® products are developed and manufactured in conjunction with Vitacare - specialist medical division of Vitafoam, the UK’s market leader in cellular polymer technology. Viscotech uses the very latest foam and visco-elastic technology, supported by comprehensive clinical evidence, to ensure maximum immersion without the risk of bottoming out.

A full range of cushions and mattresses to suit all budgets and risk levels are available; useful as a wheelchair cushion or for community use. Manufactured to the highest standards, Viscotech products all comply with the latest British Standard fatigue classification (BS3379) ensuring longevity in use.

We provide industry leading warranty periods for all of our products ranging from 3-8 years*. Viscotech pressure relieving products are CE marked medical devices which all conform to the Crib 5 ignition test. To ensure optimum performance in the clinical environment, all Viscotech products are protected by a high specification polyurethane cover.The 2-way breathable stretch fabric delivers exceptional comfort and the integral anti-bacterial agent provides peace of mind. Covers are colour coded for easy identification and clearly labelled with care and positioning instructions. All Viscotech® products are supported by our knowledgeable sales specialists and customer service team who are there to provide on-going training and assistance.

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  • Uses the very latest foam and visco-elastic technology
  • Full range of cushions and mattresses
  • Suits all budgets and clinical indications
  • Manufactured to the highest standards
  • Industry leading warranty periods
  • Complies with the latest British Standards
  • Colour coded and clearly labelled high specification covers
  • Exceptional levels of service and support

Sumed can also offer audit and pressure incidence recording as part of their service to our customers.


The Viscotech® Range

Envelopment

The Viscotech® range uses foams to enable envelopment either as a standard rectangular product or for more complex needs and composite shaped product. Viscotech® uses the very latest foam and visco-elastic technology, supported by comprehensive clinical evidence, to ensure maximum immersion without the risk of bottoming out.

Added Function

Using castellation, composite layers, sculptured shapes and even foam composite and gel inserts, the range provides a product for a low risk comfort user up to a high risk user with the shaping providing a more neutral seating position. Constructed from Vitafoam’s Vasco and Reflex foams, Viscotech® offers better density and hence durability than many of its competitors. To ensure optimum performance in the clinical environment, all Viscotech products are protected by a high specification polyurethane cover. The 2-way breathable stretch fabric delivers exceptional comfort and the integral anti-bacterial agent provides peace of mind.

 * Against manufacturer defects