Medline Double Tread Hospital Socks
Designed with tread on the top and bottom, the Medline Double Tread Hospital Socks prevent perspiration and slipping, making them ideal for preventing falls in hospital and care home environments. The double tread lining means that even if the socks turn over that the wearer will still be protected, while the comfortable and cosy terrycloth interior provides warmth during use.
With your purchase you will receive:
- 1 x Pair of Medline Double Tread Hospital Socks
What Are the Medline Double Tread Hospital Socks For?
You can use the Medline Double Tread Socks in facilities where the user is at risk of slipping. These are particularly ideal for elderly users who are more unsteady on their feet, perfect for a longer stay in hospital. Suitable places to use these socks include:
- Care homes
- Care facilities
- The home
Which Size of Medline Hospital Socks Should I Choose?
Medline Double Tread Hospital Socks are available in 6 sizes, including a bariatric size. For more information regarding sizing, please refer to the table below.
|Size ||UK Shoe Size ||EU Shoe Size |
|Small (Red) ||Child Size 12.5 - Adult Size 1 ||- |
|Medium (Green) ||Size 2 - 2.5 ||- |
|Large (Blue) ||Size 3.5 - 5 ||Size 36 - 38 |
|Extra Large (Beige) ||Size 5.5 - 9 ||Size 38 - 43 |
|XX-Large (Grey) ||Size 9.5 - 11 ||Size 44 - 46 |
|Bariatric (Dark Grey) ||Size 11+ ||Size 46+ |
If your shoe size falls on a sizing boundary, we would suggest choosing the larger available size for greater comfort.
Are These Socks the Same as Hospital Socks?
Many hospitals across the UK provide patients at risk of falls with Medline Double Tread Socks. If you are looking for the same pair of gripping slipper socks that are used in hospitals, there is a good chance that Medline Double Tread Hospital Socks are the same as the ones that you received at the hospital.
Can the Medline Double Tread Hospital Socks Be Washed?
To ensure maximum hygiene, the Medline Double Tread Hospital Socks are only intended for one wear. Due to this, they should not be washed or cleaned once used.
What Is the Difference Between the Double and Single Tread Hospital Socks?
The Medline Double and Single Tread Hospital socks feature a similar design and material, with a similar thickness and warmth. The main difference is that the Double Tread Socks feature a tread that covers the entire sock, meaning that you don't have to worry about losing grip if the sock twists around your foot.
Where Can I Use the Medline Double Tread Hospital Socks?
The Medline Double Tread Hospital Socks can be used inside the home on a variety of surfaces. Providing you with greater levels of grip, the Double Tread Hospital Socks should help when walking on laminate, hardwood floors and tiled floors.
What Material Are the Double Tread Hospital Socks Made From?
The Medline Hospital Socks are made from terrycloth material, ensuring that they are comfortable and will not cause irritation. This terrycloth material also helps to absorb perspiration, which in turn aids in making the socks comfortable.
Specifications of the Medline Double Tread Hospital Socks
- Bariatric size provides extra stretch in the cuff and body for added comfort
- Also available in a One Size Fits Most version
- Please note that each Hospital Sock is single use only.