CuroCell® AREA Zone
Functional mattress replacement system with self-adjusting technology
CuroCell AREA Zone is used as an aid in the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers up to category 3. Recommended user weight is up to 230 kg. It is a mattress system that combines air with foam for effective pressure redistribution and great comfort. The mattress is self-adjusting and non-powered. It is a flexible mattress replacement system that can be used in all kinds of healthcare settings, easy to use and handle.
CuroCell AREA Zone is specially designed to be used as an effective aid for preventing pressure ulcers. The mattress has good properties regarding pressure, shear, and moisture, three important elements related to effective prevention or treatment of pressure ulcers.
The mattress system combines foam with air for effective pressure redistribution. It contains nine air cells that are divided into zones, which adapt automatically to the user and provides an individual setting.
It is built up with multiple layers of high-quality foam. The mattress’ special design reduces shear forces and with the built-in sloped heel function, it also reduces pressure on the heel.
CuroCell AREA Zone comes with an elastic and flexible cover that is removable.
CuroCell AREA Zone has very good pressure redistribution properties and has received a rating of “High-pressure relief” in external tests. When tested, the mattress’ capacity of pressure redistribution (PAI) it is reported that 100 % of the pressure on the mattress is below the threshold of 30 mmHg (load 80 kg).