seca Scales for all Medical Specialties!
Recording and documenting an accurate patient body weight is a vital part of any hospital nutrition assessment and is a valuable tool in calculating medication doses and monitoring fluid balance. When medication errors arise due to inaccurate or unknown patient weights, the dose of a prescribed medication could be significantly different from what is appropriate. seca scales and measuring systems provide the highest precision and accuracy for all stages of life.
A major challenge in general medicine is the unpredictable clinical scenarios. For instance, a doctor may have to treat overweight patients who have pre-diabetes and high blood pressure, which puts them at a higher risk for developing arteriosclerosis.
Many patients in nursing homes are at risk of malnutrition and their muscle mass begins to decline as they age. Patients with impaired physical functions due to aging or surgery faces a greater chance of falling which will increase the need for physical rehabilitation. To prevent malnutrition, patients must be weighed regularly.
Precision in weighing is essential not only in medical facilities, but also at home. What is the purpose of using a scale that shows inaccurate weight measurements? seca has been producing first-class scales for over 175 years. Scales from the seca professional fitness line even measures body fat and body water.
It’s essential for a health club to have the latest and greatest in cutting-edge technology and to continually keep members motivated and focused on their target fitness goals. Beyond providing scales and measuring systems, seca takes a step further with the first and only body composition analyzer designed for medical use and validated against the four compartment model – the gold standard for fat mass estimation. Distinguish between muscle gain and fat loss and show members the real health benefits even when their weight remains the same. Tailor fitness and personal training programs, and educate clients on how their diet, lifestyle, and exercise regimen are influencing their overall health. Member retention starts here!