What is a leg bag?
A leg bag is a urine bag, which finds its application for day-care. For this application the leg bag shall be connected to a bladder catheter or a urinal condom. The urine collection bags are especially intended for mobile users and the backside is coated with soft fleece for a comfortable wear. For a discreet fixation of the leg a leg bag holder can be used, in order to hide the leg bag beneath the clothing.
Leg bags – For a comfortable feeling
Leg bags or Bettbeutel often represents the solution. Urinary incontinence among elderly people is one of the most common age-related diseases within the western countries. This result not only caused due to the demographical development, as chronic diseases also have had its influence on urinary incontinence.
A common problem, in relation to urinary incontinence, is the occurrence of urinary tract infections. Urinary diversion is the main reason of all nosocomial urinary tract infections. The GHC urine bags does not only disappear discreetly beneath the clothing, it rather gives the affected people a high level of security.
An anti-reflux valve or a drip chamber blocks the urine retention and so prevents an ascending urinary tract infection. The special design of the piston in the drain tap ensures a safe and easy operation. Furthermore, it prevents leakages caused by improper use of the piston.
Leg bags for day and night – Urine bags for the mobile patient
No escaping urine. No smell. No limitations.
The anatomically cut GHC leg bags combines a feeling of security with a hygienic and highly comfortable wear for the user. Whether it is night or day, the urine bag is fixated on either the thigh or lower leg and the special design of the piston in the drain tap allows for a safe and easy operation. A needle-free urine sampling point on the universal staggered connector prevents needlestick injuries. The urine bags give especially mobile patients unrestricted life quality.
Among the leg bag holders, you have the decision between:Leg bag holder thigh as well as leg bag holder lower leg, leg pants with an adjustable Velcro fastener, special Velcro straps for an individual fixation on the thigh or lower leg, or leg pants with or without lateral Velcro fastener.
GHC leg bags, urine bags – Qualitative. Body friendly. Discreet.
The individual needs of the patients have first and foremost the highest priority. Hence for us it is inherent to have an extensive portfolio covering the supply of continence products – including numerous cathetersr as well as bedside bags - to assure the well-being of the patient.
And because we could tell you a lot more, we rather offer you 17 different variants of leg bags with tube lengths from 10 cm up to 90 cm, both sterile and non-sterile, and with either a t-valve or a flat flip-valve. In this way our urine bags can be fitted perfectly to any individual needs of the patients - Whether the use is in the clinical sector, nursing- and health-care or for home care.