Made from genuine Australian sheepskins, individually selected to have the highest density and finest wool qualities. Proven to reduce pressure and abrasion on the skin making it ideal for pressure ulcer treatment and prevention. These products offer pressure care for those who are immobile, frail or in hospital and are ideal for diabetes patients. Comfort. Cool in summer and warm in winter and absorbs up to 36% of its dry weight in moisture without feeling damp. Durability. The HiTemp Medical Sheepskin range is urine & blood resistant Suitable for use in the home, hospital and nursing home The Elbow Protector aids in healing and also acts as a useful preventative Treats and protects a specific problem area.