The Convoluted Foam Heel & Elbow Protectors are used to help prevent pressure sores on the heels, but they can also be used on the elbows.


  • Helpful as a a heel or elbow pad
  • Soft convoluted inside surface with ventilation holes near the heel, helps air to circulate around the foot
  • Large enough to protect the ankles & both sides of the feet
  • Simple and quick to fit with a Hook & Loop Tape strap
  • Low cost and long life
  • Wash and re-use

This product is used in many hospitals and nursing homes to help prevent decubitus ulcers. Various departments may use this product:

  • Geriatric
  • Stroke
  • Orthopaedic
  • Post-Operative
  • Intensive Care
  • Diabetic
  • Hospice Care
  • Burns Unit

On many feet, the foam can overlap before doing up the Hook & Loop Tape, or if the patient has swollen feet and the Hook & Loop Tape is near the top of the foot, some disposable wadding can be placed under the Hook & Loop Tape.


Convoluted Foam Heel & Elbow Protectors