Faq’s

  1. 1
    What are the advantages of Nubolo?

    Nubolo®|Cell, Nubolo®|Pro y Nubolo®|Med are new proposals to prevent Pressure Ulcers in people who spend long hours seated.

    The proposal of Nubolo®|Cell, Nubolo®|Pro y Nubolo®|Med is to end one of the most important limitations encountered by wheelchair users: overpressure on gluteal areas and consequently pressure sores. Depending on the model different pressures in risky areas allow to adjust the cushion or change the pressures depending each user’s specific needs. Nubolo®´s mission is to improve your quality of life reducing the risk of pressure sores and opening new doors to infinite possibilities. Discover our different models to choose which one adapts vest to your necessities.

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    What is the difference between Nubolo® and the other cushions in the market?

    Nubolo®´s mission is to improve your quality of life reducing the risk of pressure sores and opening new doors to infinite possibilities.

    Nubolo® is the new proposal to prevent Pressure Ulcers in people who spend long hours seated.

    There are 3 different models Nubolo®|Cell, Nubolo®|Pro y Nubolo®|Med. The 3 models have been conceived in air cells anatomic areas in order to better adapt to human physiognomy. The possibility of replacing damaged air cells allows the cushion to have a longer expectancy and the user doesn´t need to send the cushion for repairs.

    Each model offers its own advantages:

    Nubolo®|Cell is indicated for users with low risk of pressure sores. It is divided in 4 anatomic areas and delivered with a manometer. The mobile application allows you to register and receive all our latest news.

    More information.

    Nubolo®|Pro is indicated for users with medium-low risk of suffering from Pressure Sores.

    • An anatomic 4 zones division

    • An incorporated electronic device with 3 different inflation programs that informs the user of the state of the cushion at any time.

    • A mobile application to be registered and control the cushion by Bluetooth.

    More information.

    Nubolo®|Med  is indicated for users with high risk of suffering from Pressure Sores or even with an existent Sores medical record.

    • An anatomic 8 zones division custom made depending on each user´s needs and unique on the market.

    • An incorporated electronic device programed by a specialist exclusively for the cushion´s user and based on his specific needs and background that informs the user of the state of the cushion at any time.

    • A mobile application to be registered and control the cushion by Bluetooth.

    More information.

  3. 3
    Which differences have the different Nubolo's models?
      Cell Pro Med
    Areas 4 4 8
    Sizes Serveral Serveral Serveral

    Electronic Control Unit

    No Yes Yes

    Air cells height

    Several

    Several

    Combination of personalized air cells

    Informative App

    Yes Yes Yes

    Functional App

    No

    Yes, 3 dynamic programs, status of the cushion indicators, battery, alarms, bluetooth etc…

    Yes, custom made dynamic program, status of the cushion indicators, battery, alarms, bluetooth etc…

    Pressure in each area

    Static

    3 Dynamic incorporated programs

    Dynamic and custom made by a professional

    Velocidad de intervalos de presión

    Static

    3 standard programs

    Custom made by a professional

    Battery

    No

    10h external

    18h, internal

    User’s profile

    Low risk of pressure sores

    Medium risk of pressure sores

    High risk of pressure sores

  4. 4
    Which Nubolo model is for me?

    Nubolo Cell: fom whom?

    Nubolo|Cell is advised for users:

    • With low risk of Pressure Ulcers;

    • With slight limited mobility;

    • Who wish to improve comfort of their working space.

    Nubolo Pro: for whom?

    Nubolo|Pro is advised for users:

    • With medium-low risk of Pressure Ulcers;

    • With limited mobility;

    • Who need to change positions frequently;

    • With symmetric or very slightly asymmetric postures;

    • Who remain seated in their work place for large periods.

    Nubolo Med: for whom?

    Nubolo|Med is advised for users:

    • With high risk of Pressure Ulcers;

    • With partial or no sensibility;

    • With damaged skin;

    • With previous skin damages;

    • With asymmetric postures.

  5. 5
    How to change the cover?

    Follow these steps for cover extraction:

    1. Extract the cover when you wish to wash it or change it. Make sure the device is stopped and the air cells deflated. Place the cushion on a flat surface.

    2. Separate the 2 frontal Velcro® parts pulling the superior fabric

    3. Place the palm of one hand below the Base and hold the cover with the other one. Rise the Base with your hand and take it out smoothly until all the air cells are free from the cover.

    For cover replacement repeat the procedure backwards:

    1. Make sure the device is stopped and the air cells deflated. Place the cushion on a flat surface.

    2. Open the frontal Velcro® completely, smooth fabric facing up.

    3. Hold the air cell Base from bellow with the palm of your hand facing up and introduce it inside the cover, the frontal part (tubes) must be facing you.

    4. Close the frontal Velcro®, make sure the superior part of the cushion is well positioned and the sides are uniformly placed around the air cells.

  6. 6
    How to clean Nubolo?

    COVER CLEANING

    Take out the cushion’s cover following instructions detailed previously. Wash it with tepid water (40ºC) and delicate or neutral detergent. Do not use chlorine. Rinse the cover with cold water. Dry it at low temperature.

    COVER DISINFECTION

    To disinfect the cover wash it in the washing machine with hot water (80ºC). Let it dry with air.

    NUBOLO® will not be responsible for damages due to washing machine or dryer use.

    WASH THE CUSHION

    Take out the cover and disconnect Control Unit for Nubolo|Pro and Nubolo|Med. Wash it by hand and warm water with a cloth or a sponge. Use clothing detergents not bleach. DO NOT submerge. Dry it with a towel. DO NOT let it dry in the sun or near heaters.

    CUSHION DISINFECTION

    Repeat cleaning instructions as explained above using a germicide product fulfilling infection control needs. Rinse and dry following cleaning instructions.

  7. 7
    What are the advantages of Nubolo?

    Nubolo®|Cell, Nubolo®|Pro y Nubolo®|Med are new proposals to prevent Pressure Ulcers in people who spend long hours seated.

    The proposal of Nubolo®|Cell, Nubolo®|Pro y Nubolo®|Med is to end one of the most important limitations encountered by wheelchair users: overpressure on gluteal areas and consequently pressure sores.

    Depending on the model different pressures in risky areas allow to adjust the cushion or change the pressures depending each user´s specific needs.

    Nubolo®’s mission is to improve your quality of life reducing the risk of pressure sores and opening new doors to infinite possibilities.

    Discover our different models to choose which one adapts vest to your necessities.

    Products

  8. 8
    Where can I buy Nubolo?

    Contact us to know your Nubolo nearest retailer.

    Discover our different models to know which one is best for you.

  9. 9
    What to di in case of problem?

    Please contact your Nubolo retailer or contact our Nubolo customer Service.