APLS - Thermal Guard Litter
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APLS Thermal Guard provides an integrated system for improved patient care: the highly absorbent cellulose core wicks fluids away from the patient, the fleece-lined bag and detachable hood retains body heat, and the treated nylon backing protects against wind and moisture. Two closable "L" shaped access points enable the patient to retain body heat while being treated by medical personnel. For added thermal protection, optional internal APLS Thermal Guard Litter. Pockets provide a "heat zone" in four key areas when used with a mobile heat source. APLS Thermal Guard can retain 4.5 liters of bodily fluid while safely supporting up to 450 pounds. Two pockets inside the bag hold patient documents, x-ray disks, and personal items. Image shows detachable thermal hood for the APLS litter.

  • APLS Thermal Guard is a portable litter that provides maximum thermal protection during emergency transport.
  • Contains up to 4.5 liters of blood and bodily fluid.
  • 8 padded handles allow for carrying and easy transport with bottom straps to secure APLS to stretchers/litters
  • Leak proof nylon backing--Lightweight, rugged, strong--Supports 420 - 450 lbs. (190.51 - 204.12 kg) wet or dry


  • Finished Size: 33" x 91" (83.82 cm x 231.14 cm)
  • Target Absorbency (H20): 4,500 - 5,000 grams (target = 4,750 grams or 4.5 liters)
  • Pad Thickness: 0.2250" (0.57 cm)
  • Pad Weight: 6.60 - 6.65 lbs. dry weight (2.99 - 3.2 kg)
  • Item #: APLS
  • Condition: New

APLS - Thermal Guard Litter

Price: $79.95
Availability: Out-of-Stock