Moist Heat Pack, Standard Size, 10 inch X 12 inch, NGL-01-1-011
Thermal Pack contain a filling that evenly distributes and retains heat for up to 30 minutes. Heavy-duty threading keeps them durable and full cotton/canvas cover makes them a comfortable and a nice looking pack.
Our Unique Standard Size Moist Heat Packs
Our moist heat packs are a simple and effective method of applying moist heat to the treatment area. Patients and clients alike enjoy the benefits of reduced pain, reduced stiffness in painful joint, then increased range of motion. Not only can hot packs be used to increase comfort, let’s say after a difficult fitness training or rehabilitation session, scientific research has found multiple therapeutic benefits that aid in recovery for diverse injuries and chronic conditions.
The packs contain filling that evenly distributes, provide up to 30 minutes of deep-felt, soothing, moist heat to soothe discomfort from stiff neck, backache, arthritis, sprains and bruises. The treatment will progress much faster with this great way to deliver moist heat to arm, neck, upper shoulder, back, knee, ankle or other position of the body. Incorporating with heavy duty nylon threading makes the packs stronger, bentonite fillers are locked inside which are unable to leak. 100 percent cotton/canvas cover makes them a even more comfortable and a durable pack.
Just simply immerse packs into Hydrocollator Heating unit to heat, then remove, wrap it in a terry cover or a toweling, then apply to treatment area. The pack can also be heated in water on a stove, in a microwave as well. When treatment is complete, the pack can be stored for future use and is reusable. Always apply moist heat pack with a terry cover or a heavy towel completely wrapped around the pack to protect users from the very hot moist heat pack after microwaving or in a heating unit.
Patients usually respond better to moist heat therapy rather than dry heat therapy and it has been reported that moist heat therapy provides relief to a greater number of symptoms.
Moist heat can be used to heal many different conditions such as pain, stiffness, and deep muscle spasms. The ability to relax and relieve stiff, tense and sore muscles, coupled with the ability to stimulate blood flow and improve circulation, while increasing range of motion, and reducing stiffness in painful joints gives heat packs the easy advantage.
Benefits of Moist Heat Packs
- A hydrocollator pack is easy to apply.
- The packs are of various sizes which fit most clinical needs.
- Moist heat has a more sedative effect than dry heat.
- Low cost, minimal maintenance, long life.
- Maximal temperature is more uniform than in electrically-heated pads.
- The patient does not need much handling.
- The packs can be laid out ready for the patient to place on the affected part.