This resource is a little different to the usual guideline or website that is commonly discussed in this newsletter.
This is a product that was recommended by a number of patients and has the potential to really improve the quality of someone’s life.
Quite simply it’s a waterproof protector that goes over a patient’s plaster or dressing.
Called Blocc’s protectors, these covers are made of a type of rubber that stretches over the cast or dressing to make a waterproof seal. And apparently they are excellent at keeping the dressing or plaster dry.
The Blocc’s protectors come in both adult and children sizes and are available in short and full arm lengths, short and full leg lengths, as well as in sizes to cover both elbows and knees
You buy the products online, and although the product is originally from the UK the shipping is from Australia (ensuring that it doesn’t arrive just ...