OR Pressure Reducing Mattresses?

  1. hi all,
    i am doing some research on prevention of pressure ulcers acquired in the or.
    i have 2 questions....what sort of mattresses do your or tables have?

    also...we recently started doing robotic surgery with the patients in steep trendelenburg

    what sort of or table surface do you use to avoid a patient from sliding on the table?? shear is a bad thing!

    we do the usual, table straps, etc...but aren't really pleased with the result..

    any info will be appreciated!
    thanks a bunch!
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