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Product description and innovation synopsis:
Tronex Knee-High Boot Covers with Ankle Ties and Foam Tread are crafted using advanced, innovative material that provides exceptional strength, durability, and superior protection for prolonged periods of fluid exposure. The specially engineered heavyweight material is composed of a multilayered nonwoven base, reinforced with an impervious coating to repel fluids.
These Tronex Healthcare boot covers feature full coverage to just under the knee, as well as ankle ties and soft elastic closure at leg opening and around shoe area for comfort and secure fit through a wide range of motions. Foam tread strips provide optimal traction under high-fluid conditions. The covers are 100 percent latex-free and ideal for extended wear.
What sets this product apart from others available in the industry?
The Tronex Healthcare Knee-High Disposable Boot Covers offer full coverage of the lower leg and foot, feature a secure elastic closure at the top, and have reinforced, ultrasonically bonded seams to provide superior protection and durability. They incorporate the latest materials and construction methods to deliver outstanding quality, secure footing, and reliable protection, also at an excellent value.
How does this product benefit the surgical team and aid in better outcomes?
Minimizing risk of exposure to infectious substances is a key performance aspect for effective PPE within and outside of the Operating Room. Tronex’s Knee-High Boot Covers provide durable, reliable protection on two levels: enhanced barrier protection where there is a moderate-to-high risk level of fluid exposure, and increased traction to help prevent slips and falls. Surgical teams must be confident that their PPE will be of the highest quality, fit securely, offer comfort and strength, and perform as promised every single time. The Tronex brand is synonymous with quality and excellence. The Knee-High Disposable Boot Covers ensure optimal performance that helps protect staff and allow them the mobility and optimal function to deliver better outcomes for teams and those in their care.