A thin plastic sheet – 1/16¨ (.16 cm) thick – is shaped to fit into a sock and keep it open for the foot to enter. Cloth straps attached to the upper end allow the user to pull the sock onto the foot without bending over.
Rigid sock aid has an indented channel on the inside that acts as a heel guide and keeps the foot in position making it easier to put on hosiery. A piece of hook-and-loop fastener on the outside of the plastic shell holds the sock in place. Extra width is ideal for people with edema or larger feet and the 35" (89 cm) loop strap can be manipulated with one hand.
medi has a wide range of butler donning aids to support patients in the application of compression stockings. Butlers allow stockings to be easily donned from a sitting position and enable the wearer to pull the stocking on without having to reach their feet or ankles. The medi butler assortment allows patients to overcome donning challenges with ease.
Due to the compressive nature of stockings used in the management of lymphedema and other edemas, donning the stockings can be quite difficult. The Vario Butler is a highly effective and durable tool for simplifying the process of donning compression stockings thereby alleviating the daily stress of the application routine. The Vario Butler has adjustable height handles.
The Ezy As reduces the effort and pain when applying compression garments to both arms and legs. It is designed to be used by patients on their own or by carers of patients who are unable to apply their own stockings.
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It Stays! will hold up support and surgical stockings, anti-embolism stockings, surgical and orthopedic belts, and devices, athletic taping, eyeglasses, men's and women's socks, knee-high socks, nylons, pantyhose, shoulder straps, wigs, toupees, theatrical make up or devices, and anything else of a similar nature that you need to stay put! Simply apply a small amount to skin, under the article you want to hold in place.