The following instructions for puffing on the pressure garments are basic. It has been found that these methods are fairly easy and also protect the fabric and seams. Use these instructions as guidelines and evaluate your patient. No two patients are alike or have the same problems. Do whatever is necessary to make it as easy as possible for them without causing damage or premature wear to the fabric.
Chin straps may be worn as face masks by placing at chin and pulling over head and closing Velcro last. Another method is to close the neck portion around the patient’s neck. Pull head strap and back elastic up over head and set into place. Adjust ears opening and chin by slipping finger underneath fabric and setting into place.