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One of the frequent questions we receive from amputees and Prosthetists about using the GlideWear® Prosthetic Liner Patch is, “how do I hold it in place while donning the prosthetic liner“.  This article will shed some light on a great skin-safe adhesive solution to ensure effective and frustration-free placement of the GlideWear Prosthetic Liner Patch. Although a little […]

The prosthetist-recommended GlideWear Prosthetic Liner Patch is widely used by amputees worldwide. GlideWear is a patented, ultra low friction fabric technology. If you are experiencing friction/shear-induced pain, redness, soreness, or rubbing on your residual limb then the Liner Patch can be used in conjunction with your prosthetic liner.  If you have questions about how to use […]

GlideWear uses a patented technology to protect skin from pressure ulcers, rubbing, pain, and injuries. To understand how it works, let’s first take a look at what causes pressure ulcers (commonly referred to as bedsores). Then we’ll dive into the mechanics of how GlideWear protects the skin. What Causes Pressure Ulcers? Contrary to popular belief — and […]