positioning cushions Vicair Vector O2 wheelchair cushion

Wheelchair cushion Vicair Vector O2

Vector O2 | 6 cm | Offloading the IT-coccyx area

  • Optimal temperature and moisture regulation
  • Fully machine washable
  • Superior pressure redistribution due to the combination of immersion and offloading
  • Nine adjustable compartments for maximum stability
  • Extra positioning of the upper legs

Sometimes it is necessary to offload the vulnerable area around the IT’s (sitting bones) and coccyx (tailbone). The wheelchair cushion Vicair Vector O2 does just that. Its unique compartment layout further provides comfort, optimal skin protection, excellent leg guidance and extra pelvic stability. 100% machine washable and breathable, for optimal hygiene and perfect temperature and moisture regulation. The Vicair Vector O2 offers support where needed, resulting in improved functionality of the upper body and expanding reach.

The wheelchair cushion Vicair Vector O2 helps prevent pressure ulcers. It is also a high quality addition to a pressure ulcer treatment plan (stage I-IV).

Click here to read more about the Vicair O2 range and its cushions.

Used with (among others)

Spinal cord injuries Neuromuscular diseases
Hypermobility syndrome Ehlers Danlos Syndrome (EDS)
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Technical specifications

Available height 6 and 10 cm
Average weight Between 500 and 850 grams - depending on size
Max. user weight 250 kg
Ready for use Yes
Standard sizes 145
Machine washable Yes. Max. 60°C
Drying time Air dry 5 to 6 hours
Latex free Yes
Warranty 24 months on inner cover | Lifetime Warranty on SmartCells

Cover

Standard cover O2 Top Cover 2x
Machine washable Yes. Max. 60°C
Latex free Yes

Fully machine washable wheelchair cushion

positioning cushions Vicair Vector O2 wheelchair cushion
From a hygienic point of view it is preferred that a wheelchair cushion can be washed. Especially after bowel or bladder accidents. It is unpleasant if you have to remove the filling before washing. The wheelchair cushion Vicair Vector O2 cushion can be put in the washing machine in its entirety. The SmartCells in the cushion do not have to be removed before washing and the maximum washing temperature is 60°C. Therefore the cushion is perfect for use in nursing homes and/or for everyone that desires maximum hygiene of their wheelchair cushion.

100% breathable and ventilation

Wheelchair Cushion Vicair Breathing Fabric
The Vicair Vector O2’s open cushion structure ensures 100% breathability and ventilation. Using a breathable wheelchair cushion improves temperature and humidity control, increases comfort and reduces the effect of shear and friction on tissue deformation, thereby reducing the risk of developing pressure ulcers.

Boxing Effect for maximum stability and optimal comfort

wheelchair cushion boxing effect zipper placement Vicair
This wheelchair cushion has a zipper running all the way around the cushion’s mid-section, which allows it to better retain its volume, increasing support and reducing the risk of SmartCells slipping out from under the user. The Boxing Effect also allows the therapist to adjust the number of SmartCells (only if necessary) while the user remains seated on the cushion.