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Elasto-Gel Hypothermia Mitt
Nail loss and skin toxicity is a considerable problem for patients undergoing chemotherapy for cancerous lesions. The Elasto-Gel Hypothermia Mitt is the ideal therapy tool to use to minimize potential nail loss as the the result of chemotherapy treatments.
The Elasto-Gel Hypothermia Mitt is easy to apply and comfortable to wear. The non-toxic Elasto-Gel material provides soft padding, and it remains flexible when frozen for maximal comfort and coverage.
Features of the Elasto-Gel Hypothermia Mitt include:
Experts recommend wearing the Elasto-Gel Hypothermia Mitt for 15 minutes prior to chemotherapy treatments and to continue wearing the mitt during and after your chemotherapy treatments. For this reason, 2 or 3 pairs of Elasto-Gel Hypothermia Mitts may be necessary to maximize therapeutic benefit.
Clinical studies published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology (July, 2005) show that using the Elasto-Gel Hypothermia Mitts during chemotherapy can help reduce the risk of nail loss and skin toxicity. The Elasto-Gel Hypothermia Mitt is easy to use, backed by science, and comfortable slippers to help you get through your chemotherapy treatments with minimal skin and nail toxicity.