Astro Grampian

The Astro Grampian is an economical, dynamic mattress overlay system designed for the prevention and treatment of skin breakdown/pressure ulcer development. It is targeted for patients deemed at high risk of pressure ulcer development.

Our entry level dynamic mattress overlay offers true value for money for those on constrained budgets, whilst delivering the appropriate clinical care to those who need it most. Easy to operate control panel, with adjustable pressure dial to match individual user weight and comfort requirements.   A manual static mode function allows patient transfer or clinical procedures to be completed with safety in mind. Our pulse welded, vapour permeable and waterproof mattress covers will ensure all relevant compliance to even the strictest of infection control protocols. Low profile cell technology allows the system to be used on top of a standard mattress.  Available with toughened base and securing straps as standard. 


  • Multi-stretch, vapour permeable, antimicrobial cover material aids infection control.
  • Fully High Frequency welded product prevents fluid ingress.
  • Low Profile Cell design ensures adequate application to a mattress replacement or underlay, whilst providing excellent pressure relief.
  • CPR Function aids rapid deflation for medical attention.
  • Transport Function enables transport process for patient procedures.
  • Static Mode provides safety during patient transfer.
  • Clinically proven giving peace of mind to nursing staff and patients.

Technical Information

  • 18 transverse cells, which are 5 inches in height (or 115 mm)
  • Risk categoryHigh Risk
  • Maximum Patient Weight24 Stone or 150kg
  • Alternation type 1 in 2
  • Alternation cycle 1 in 2
  • Alternation time 10–12 minutes
  • Mattress Cover Coating 200-230g