Cushions used on wheelchairs with a sling seat base have a hammocking effect that lowers their effectiveness and decreases pressure distribution. A rigidizer is inserted underneath the cushion to increase stability and provide a firm base of support to reduce hammocking.
A cane meant to help people with trouble navigating tall steps. This cane has a built in platform that can used as an intermediate step before climbing or descending to the next level. Can also help with getting in or out of tall vehicles.
Retractable tubing for home oxygen therapy users. Meant to decrease falls resulting from trips on tubing normally sprawled across the floor. The tube’s natural tension pulls it into a compact spiral when not need, but can be stretched up to 15 feet.
A platform that can be used to determine the weight of a wheelchair user. Simply measure the weight of the person with the wheelchair. Then transfer them to another surface and weigh the wheelchair alone. The difference between the two is the user’s mass.
This is a grab bar that is connected to studs in the wall. It can be flipped up and out of the way or down to be used. Commonly placed near toilets or heads of the bed, where it can be used to support one with getting up into standing.
A rubberized barrier that is used to contain water within a roll in shower. Placed along the entrance, a wheeled shower commode compresses the barrier as it passes over. Afterwards, the barrier resumes its original shape and prevents water from exiting the shower.