The most realistic and practical silicone face to transform your sim-man for more engaging simulation training.
'Ralph is 63 and is a trucker from Hokitika. he drives his big truck all around the South Island. last year he lost his wife of 54 years to cancer. He claims his recent ailment is caused by depression, but that might not be the case. He often has trouble breathing and sometimes it is difficult to swallow. Would he have cancer too?'
Ralph is a fully silicone face overlay with a soft fat neck. His eyebrows and sideburns are punched in and his wig is glued on. He is hand painted by our specialists so small differences in appearance may occur.
Ralph can also be ordered as surgical airway model with embedded trachea and cartilage. Underneath the skin are layers of muscle, fascia membrane and fatty tissue. Tracheotomy can be performed like real.
After the surgical training the neck can be sutured or glued back together.
MEDICFX facial overlays, are created with a very soft and durable Silicone. They are designed to fit most manikins; this particular face will fit best on the Laerdal Sim Man.
Each face has been hand-painted by our FX artists, to create an original and realistic design.
Our overlays have a convenient strap with Velcro at the back, so putting the face on the manikin is very easy. [no pulling over the manikin head is required] It is also less claustrophobic for SP.
MEDICFX facial overlays, add realism in your simulation training. Making scenarios more believable and engaging. It also assists with overcoming age, gender and racial bias.
Our facial overlays can be worn by Standard Patients as well, depending on the face shape of the wearer. Scenarios can be extended by moving from a SP to a manikin using the same facial overlay.
This product comes with:
We cater to custom designs and each face can be created in various skin tones, different wigs, and paintwork. We can add operable features to certain face designs as well.
Please treat the facial overlay as you would do any real human face.
Do NOT pull on any hair.
Store the face out of direct sunlight and in a cool environment.
You can brush the hair, but stay away from the very edge as these areas have been hairpunched and are fragile.
As Silicone is an oil based product, it may become a little shiny over time. Wipe off any oily residue with Isopropyl Alcohol. Dry with hairdryer. You can use the included translucent powder [cosmetic loose powder] and brush this over shiny areas.
Keep away from lips and eyes as we like to keep those glossy.
If, in the most unlikely case, you might need to repair the face, this can be done with a Silicone Repair kit.
The face can be washed with warm soapy water and disinfected with Iso Alcohol. If necessary the hair can be washed with warm water and a little shampoo/ conditioner, air dry or use a hairdryer on a low setting.
MEDICFX warrants that the products supplied will be of good quality and reasonably fit for the purpose(s) mentioned in the descriptions. All products that are faulty or damaged need to be notified, with a photo of the damage, within a week after receiving the products. If the damage or fault is due to fabrication, the faulty product can be returned and repaired, replaced or refunded. MEDICFX offers a 6 month warranty on the silicone parts of your model. With normal, gentle use no rips or tears should occur. There is no warranty on hair-work.
Faces that are out of stock can still be ordered but may have slight variations in make up. Also the wig might be slightly different .