Medline Double Tread Slipper Socks (Pack of 5 Pairs)
For a lot of elderly or infirm people, slipping is a huge risk to their health. The Medline Double Tread Slipper Socks (Pack of 5 Pairs) can help to lower this risk by providing more grip than standard socks, even on slippery surfaces such as hardwood floors, laminate and tiles.
What's Included in This Pack?
This pack includes the following items:
- 5 x Pairs of Medline Double Tread Socks
Please note that all five pairs must be supplied in the same size. Please select your desired size from the drop-down menu above.
Which Size of the Double Tread Slipper Socks Are Right for Me?
Medline Double Tread Slipper Socks are available in six sizes, including a bariatric size. For more information regarding sizing, please refer to the table below.
|Size/Colour ||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+ |
The dimensions of each of the sizes can be found below:
|Size ||Length (mm) ||Width (mm) |
|Small ||211mm ||83mm |
|Medium ||255mm ||101mm |
|Large ||285mm ||108mm |
|Extra Large ||343mm ||110mm |
|XX-Large ||378mm ||112mm |
|Bariatric ||534mm ||115mm |
If your size falls on a sizing boundary, we would recommend that you select the larger size to allow for any swelling of the foot that might occur.
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 Slipper Socks are the same as the ones that you received at the hospital.
Can the Medline Double Tread Slipper Socks Be Washed?
To ensure maximum hygiene, the Medline Double Tread Slipper 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 Slipper Socks?
The Medline Double and Single Tread Slipper 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 Slippers?
The Medline Double Tread Slipper Socks can be used inside the home on a variety of surfaces. Providing you with greater levels of grip, the Double Tread Slipper Socks should help when walking on laminate, hardwood floors and tiled floors.
Can I Buy a Single Pair of Double Tread Socks?
This money-saving pack provides you with five pairs of Double Tread Slipper Socks. If you are looking for a single pair or for quantities outside a multiple of five, please see our singular listing for the Medline Double Tread Slipper Socks.
What Material Are the Double Tread Slipper Socks Made From?
The Medline Slipper 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.
How Different Is the Bariatric Size to Normal Sizes?
The bariatric socks feature the same great features as the other socks, with a couple of extra features. The Bariatric Double Tread Socks include more stretch in the cuff and body, providing extra comfort for bariatric users.
How Far Will the Double Tread Slipper Socks Stretch?
While the Medline Double Tread Slipper Socks are designed to have a good amount of give to them, making them well suited to people suffering from swollen feet. Please see the table below for information on how far each size of the socks will stretch.
|Size ||Length at Max. Stretch ||Width at Max. Stretch |
|Small ||250mm ||115mm |
|Medium ||320mm ||130mm |
|Large ||350mm ||150mm |
|Extra Large ||406mm ||150mm |
|XX-Large ||425mm ||155mm |
|Bariatric ||620mm ||165mm |