The 6610 Chest Support is a torso support and harness restraint designed for firm trunk support. The support is made of foam with an inner moldable core that can be formed to follow body contours. The yokes have straps for attachment to high back standard wheelchairs, travel chairs, and strollers. Placement holes are pre-cut in yokes for adjustments in size. The support has quick release buckles, a lap belt with pivotal mounts, and a polypropylene strap with nylon quick release buckle that goes
The 6620 Modular Chest Support is an adjustable torso support that allows individualization to fit different body variations. The support has removable yokes that are interchangeable between sizes, an inner core that allows the support to be shaped to fit, and an outer foam covering. Straps can be mounted to the back of a chair and have quick release buckle fasteners. The lap belt has a pivotal mount so the pull at the hips comes at the desired angle. Component sections can be ordered separately
The 6625 Trunk Support Bar and the 6626 Trunk Support System are torso support and pelvic stabilizers designed for use when an individual is seated in a wheelchair or custom seating system. TRUNK SUPPORT BAR: The bar is made of an inner core of molded nylon with a vinyl coated foam cover. It has a 2-inch polyporpylene strap with a quick release buckle on one side and molded slots on the top and bottom of the core to enable straps to be atached if extra positioning is desired. A crotch strap can
6676 Contour Covers and 6678 Harness Covers are padded covers for lap belts and shoulder straps. The covers are made of vinyl coated foam tubes that slide over belts and straps. The covers are flexible and washable. The 6678 model is designed for use with 1- or 2-inch straps. DIMENSIONS: Contour Covers are 12 x 2 inches, and Harness Covers are 8 x 1 inches (Small) or 12 x 2 inches (Large). COLOR: Black.
The 6800 Seating Accessory System is designed to provide head and trunk support to feeder seats. A pre-formed aluminum bar incorporates an attached head positioner with the Danmar chest support. The chest support's lap belt goes through existing strap holes and the bar fits around the seat and is secured with channel brackets (included). SIZES: Small, with lateral head support provided by foam pads, wedged and formed, to cradle the head; Medium and Large, both with full C Collar for side suppor
The 7906 Chest Support Straps are torso support accessories for the 6620 Modular Chest Support or the 6800 Seating Accessory Systems(see separate entries). SIZES: Infant, extra small, small, medium or large. COLORS: Black or rainbow. STRAP OPTION: Option C is standard. Option A, Option B and Yoke are available.
The 7907 Chest Support Hardware is a torso support accessory for the 6610 Chest Support (see separate entry). STRAP OPTION: Bottom or yoke.
The 7908 Reinforced Yoke Area for 6610 is a torso support accessory designed for use with the 6610 Chest Support (see separate entry) to reinforce areas receiving hard wear. The yoke is a clear PVC (plastic) extruded tubing that is placed around the inside edge of the full yoke area. COLOR: Clear
The 7910 Elongated Yoke Area for 6610 or 6620 is a torso support accessory designed to replace the straps of the Danmar Chest Supports (see separate entries). This flexible plastic strip helps to prevent the straps from getting caught in the spokes of wheelchair wheels. A buckle is attached to one end that snaps into the chest support and the other end is permanently mounted to the wheelchair base. COLOR: Black
The Acuback heat roller is designed to relieve tension with therapeutic warmth. IT is microwavable and offers back and neck support. Nubby or textured supports create acupuncture-like therapy to release tight muscles and the design recreates the natural curve of the lumbar spine. Realigns the upper back and neck. Place it under neck, lower back, legs, or hands. Warm in microwave for one minute for 75 minutes of deep, soothing heat. Carrying case included.
The Adjustable Trunk Supports are lateral supports designed to assist in positioning the body of wheelchair users. The supports mount to the side frame of wheelchairs.
The Arm Tray Lateral Stabilizer is a combination lateral trunk support and arm trough designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. This foam-padded stabilizer fits wheechairs with full-length arms and reduces lateral leaning while providing improved arm positioning. Model 706140 has a washable polyester cover, model 706141 has a washable synthetic sheepskin cover, and model 706142 has a spray-and-wipe clean nylon cover.
Lateral trunk support for adaptive positioning. 1/4 inch ABS plastic base with separate removable or replaceable cushion. Can be used with a sling or solid back. Pads are straight, not contoured and can adjust vertically, horizontally and front to rear. Universal pad mount allows pad to be oriented to body. Mounts on back frame. Nonpivoting. Sizes: 4 inches long by 3 inches high, 5 inches long by 4 inches high, 6 inches long by 5 inches high, 7 inches long by 6 inches high. Custom sizes availabl
The Bolster Thoracic Supports are straight lateral trunk supports designed for use in conjunction with the Otto Bock MOSS II seating systems (see separate entries). Two sizes of polyurethane foam pads ($20 to $18) slide over straight or 1 or 2 inch offset metal fixtures which mount to the sides of aluminum channel back frames ($29.25). They are adjustable vertically. They are available with strap kits which attach with velcro or buckle closures to the front of pads for anterior trunk support. CO
The BTS/STS Custom Fixtures and Bending Tool are a ball and rod fixture for STS lateral trunk support or slim line fixture for BTS lateral trunk support. They have an 18 inch rod which can be custom bent and cut. The bending tool may be clamped in a vice and used to shape the rods.
The Burnett Body Support is a seating support designed to provide postural support for children and adults with diagnoses associated with multiple sclerosis, spinal cord injury, cerebral palsy, stroke or dystonia.
The Butterfly Strap is a padded chest panel with vinyl upholstery designed for providing trunk support for seated individuals. It is available in buckle (BB-) and velcro (BH-) styles in sizes small, medium and large. The strap is available in black and gray.
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide support for an individual with Parkinson's disease who leans to the right when fatigued. A Henley Twin Electic Recliner was custom-made to the user's measurements. Once the chair was complete, it was modified by adding thoracic fins to maintain the body in an upright position. The fins were mounted on brackets spaced 300 millimeters apart on a steel tube frame. The right-hand bracket, the side on which the user primarily needed support, could be moved up an
Soft velcro 2-inch chest strap with side taps. Mounts to solid back or lateral trunk supports with D-rings or buckles. Machine washable. Smaller size available. Can also be ordered with 4 custom size pads to provide flexible surrounding torso support when mounted to solid back with D-rings or buckles. Pads are 1/2 inch medium density foam and 1/2 inch birch plywood and should not exceed 3 inches height.
The Chill-Out Chair Rock'r is a specialized therapeutic seat that features a unique deep v design to provide additional stable support to those who need trunk alignment.
The Chill-Out Chair Roller is a specialized therapeutic seat that features a unique deep v design to provide additional stable support to those who need trunk alignment.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Shirts are modified to hide chest strap in wheelchair. Shirts and sweaters have small slits made at the appropriate height on each side. The straps are inserted through the shirt and secured in the correct position. The shirt is then buttoned over the chest strap to provide a better appearance in the wheelchair. SKILLS REQUIRED: Sewing. AUTHOR: TITLE: Clinical Forum. REF: Newsletter: Volume 1, No 1, Fortress Scientific, 61 Miami St, Buffalo, NY 14204.
Custom Recliner Trunk Controls Series 300 are accessories designed for support of trunk in cases of poor lateral trunk control or scoliosis. The Trunk Control Series includes: three Scoliosis Systems: Regular and Hinged - steel reinforced with self skinning foam, washable fleece, adjustable vertically, in/out, and laterally, can be custom-made, and Bolt-on Chip - same features as Regular and Hinged system, but includes hardware attached to outside of bucket back, chest strap holds pads to indivi
The Deluxe Lateral Arm Support, model 6320, is a trunk support designed for use by wheelchair users who lean laterally. This padded trough has an ambidextrous design, enabling it to fit either wheelchair armrest. The contoured trough supports the arm and encourages arm use and rehabilitation. Optional self-releasing straps may be used to stabilize arm position. This support has a soft, water-repellent, wipe-clean vinyl cover.
The Desk Arm/LargeLap Hugger is a torso support designed to prevent forward leaning by people who use wheelchairs. This foam padded support is covered with wipe-clean vinyl and fits between the wheelchair user and the wheelchair frame and also provides arm support. Notches fit around the armrest posts. DIMENSIONS: Model 6517 fits wheelchairs 18 to 20 inches wide with desk-length arms and model 6515L fits wheelchairs 20 to 24 inches wide.
The Elevated-Arm Lateral Support is a combination lateral trunk support and elevating armrest designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs or geri chairs. This support, which comes with a launderable synthetic sheepskin cover, helps reduce leaning to one side while permitting the arm to be elevated to control edema. Model 706020 is a right-handed model and model 706021 is a left-handed model. DIMENSIONS: Both models are 12.75 inches high at the lowest point.
The Euroflex ABC is designed for children with disabilities to maintain a good posture and increase their mobility.
The Euroflex ABC is designed for children with disabilities to maintain a good posture and increase their mobility.
The Euroflex ABC is designed for children with disabilities to maintain a good posture and increase their mobility.
The Half Pad is a torso support designed for use by individuals with severe phnysical disabilities or spinal cord injury while in a wheelchair. Curved to body contours, it can adapt to many positioning applications. The Half Pad is made of 16 gauge steel, zinc plated, and formed with recesses for ##10-32 press nuts to attach it to the wheelchair. The recess is placed vertically to the side of the pad. The Trunk Pad has padding and is available covered with a variety of upholstery. OPTIONS: Avail
Styled specifically to appeal to very young children and their families, and developed in conjunction with therapists and care-givers, the Bee seating system by Jenx is a playful and gentle introduction to supported seating. Providing a high level of versatility through a comprehensive range of fixed and height adjustable bases, along with a wide variety of head, trunk, leg and foot support options mean each Bee can be exactly tailored to the needs of any individual child. Adjustable back angle
Trunk supports. For use with Adaptive Engineering Lab positioning system or most manual or power chairs. Provide lateral trunk support. Adjusts laterally and vertically. Attach to back frame of wheelchair.
The Lap Hugger is a torso support designed to prevent forward leaning by people who use wheelchairs. This soft lap cushion fits between the wheelchair user and the wheelchair frame and also provides arm support. The standard model have notches to fit around the armrest posts. Model 6515N is narrower for easier removal. Both styles have a wipe-clean vinyl cover. DIMENSIONS: Both styles fit 16- to 18-inch wide wheelchairs. The standard model is 4 inches thick. COLOR: Model 6515 is blue and model 6
The Large Rifton Activity Chair Standard is a positioning chair designed for children with neurological and physical disability for use in the classroom and at home. It enables children to learn functional sitting skills while they participate in activities. The Rifton Activity Chair does not require any additional tools to make adjustments. Parents and caregivers can make adjustments with the child in the chair. OPTIONS: Spring Option - This allows the child to have user-initiated movement. It
The Lateral Body Support is a lateral trunk support designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs or geri chairs. These vertical supports stabilize the torso to provide positioning support to reduce leaning to the left or right. The supports feature a built-in armrest trough. These supports are available with a choice of three covers: launderable synthetic sheepskin, launderable polyester, and spray-and-wipe clean nylon. DIMENSIONS: Available in a choice of 12.75 or 14 inches high.
The Lateral Extension Bracket is torso support hardware designed for individuals with neurological or severe physical disabilities or cerebral palsy. The bracket expands the range in which seating supports can be adjusted laterally. The unit is attached at the end of the adjustment slot of the existing trunk lateral brackets and provides almost 3 extra inches of width adjustment for growing children and other individuals who need extra expansion of their seating system. This bracket bolts to mo
The Lateral Pads are lateral trunk supports designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. Made of textured urethane self-skinning foam, these pads are equipped with T-nuts in all one-inch on center mounting holes. SIZES: Small, medium, or large. DIMENSIONS (WxDxH): The small pad is 3.25 x 4.25 x 1.25 inches. The medium pad is 4.25 x 6.25 x 1.25 inches. The large pad is 5.25 x 6.25 x 1.25 inches. COLOR: Black.
The Lateral Stabilizer Armrest Bolsters are lateral trunk supports designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. These bolsters fit over the wheelchair armrests to reduce lateral leaning and provide cushioned support for the arms. The bolsters come in a choice of three covers--launderable polyester, launderable synthetic sheepskin, and spray-and-wipe clean nylon--and are available in models for full- and desk-length armrests. DIMENSIONS: Available in a choice of 5 or 6 inches wide.
The swingaway Lateral Support (model SS20) can be mounted to aluminum pans or other rigid back panels, and it is designed to provide lateral trunk support to seated individuals. The support has a spring-loaded mechanism. It is adjustable forward and back and laterally. A malleable foam pad is included.
The Lateral Support Orthosis is a lateral trunk support designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. Designed to facilitate an erect sitting posture, this orthosis is made of contoured plastic foam, padded with foam for comfort, and covered with a durable spray-and-wipe clean cover. The orthosis accommodates all torso heights and the lateral support wings can be adjusted by adding foam to the wing pockets or by warming the plastic frame with a heat gun and adjusting the wings. The foam
Lateral Supports are lateral trunk supports designed for use by individuals with mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. All pad sizes are available in stationary or swing out style. SIZES: Small, medium, large, or extra large. DIMENSIONS (HxD): 3 x 3 inches (small), 3 x 4 inches (medium), 4.5 x 4.5 inches (large), 4 x 6 inches (extra large).
The Lateral Thoracic Pad Assembly, model ASTP, is a lateral trunk support designed to provide support to the sides of the upper body area. Stainless steel slide brackets (included) are used for mounting the pads to a solid back panel. A knob on the bracket permits easy removal. The pads are cold rolled steel, bent to 5 inch radius, with captive fasteners. These can be ordered unpadded or with 1/4-inch closed-cell foam upholstered with neoprene rubber bonded to a nylon terry cloth slip cover. SIZ
The Leckey Waistcoat is a vest restraint and torso support device designed for use by people with severe physical disabilities. This vest encourages development of proper trunk and shoulder positioning. Made of a lightweight material, the vest features two sets of adjustable vertical and horizontal straps that can be secured to the back of most chairs and seating systems with Velcro fasteners.
Heavy duty adjustable hardware system for mounting head and trunk supports. Ball joints allow angulation of supports but tighten securely to maintain position. Adapters allow mounting to aluminum pans or 7/8 inch tubing. Use with Otto Bock pads or custom-made flat pads. Quick handle for frequent adjustment.
The Miller's Complete Support Systems are lateral trunk support components designed to be mounted off the seat, back insert, modular pan, or wheelchair frame, depending on the application, to give support to the trunk and pelvic areas or to provide adduction. Components of the seat, back, or pan-mounted systems include fixed, swing-away, and multiplane inserts, pads, and doglegs. The doglegs allow approximately 2 additional inches of lateral adjustment. The Multi Plane provides greater flexibili
The MOBILIZR is a torso support and wheelchair seatbelt for use by people with lower extremity and mobility disabilities, spinal cord injuries and others who use wheelchairs and need assistance to maintain or regain an upright position. This product requires no tools for installation on a wheelchair or scooter with push handles. It fits around the waist and over one shoulder. The MOBILIZR allows the user to bend forward, and then it aids the user to return to an upright position. It adjusts from
The Nandu Snug Seat supports active children who require additional trunk and hip support. The Nandu is available in four sizes, each with up to 6.5 inches continuous height adjustment and up to 8 degrees forward tilt. The back rest can be reversed to provide abdominal support when in the forward leaning position. This design will help children sit up to work without having to work to sit up.
The NE-AT UseR Adjustable Lateral (NE-ATURAL) Bracket Mount is lateral trunk support hardware designed for use by individuals with neurological or severe physical disabilities or cerebral palsy. This width-adjustable lateral bracket mount interfaces with most commercial and custom seating systems and converts most commercial and custom lateral brackets into lateral brackets that can be adjusted in width by the user or caregivers to make room for winter jackets or sweaters. Existing swing away o
One pair of custom size pads and one pair of custom bent Kydex brackets. Secured at shoulder height onto solid back with bolts through threaded wooden inserts. Slotted brackets ($178) allow width adjustment. Adjustable brackets ($246) are two-piece, allowing depth adjustment behind shoulder. Pads are 1/2 inch thick medium density foam and 1/2 inch birch plywood.
PAL (Positive Action Lateral) Swing-Away Lateral Support is a lateral trunk support designed for use by individuals with balance disabilities, severe physical disabilities, or spinal cord injury who use wheelchairs. The pad angle of this lateral thoracic support can be rotated plus or minus 10 degrees. It is designed to fit the Evolution Back from Varilite (see separate entry). The pad has a steel base encased in multi-stiffness closed-cell foam with a washable cover, and is available in curved
The Pediatric and Adult Anterior Thoracic Vests are shoulder supports designed to be fastened to solid back panels of seating systems. The vests are made of neoprene rubber with nylon terry cloth bonded to both sides. Straps with nylon side-release Fastex buckles are attached to the vest. OPTIONS: Extra cushioning available to slide over shoulder straps. DIMENSIONS: Adult size is 7 x 5 inches high; Pediatric size is 4 x 4 inches high. The neoprene is 1/8-inch thick. COLOR: Black.
The Pediatric Chest Harness is a wheelchair torso support and positioning device designed for use by children and smaller adults with neurological disabilities. The harness has pads constructed from closed-cell foam and enclosed in a soft, breathable fabric. Elastic sewn at the shoulder allows for moderate movement such as weight shifting, propelling, reaching, and simple activities of daily living. The harness has a top pull and stays attached to the chair when not in use. It is washable and co
The Posey Lateral Stabilizers, models 6312SC, 6316SC, 8212, 8212SC, 8216, & 8216SC, are lateral trunk supports designed to promote proper trunk alignment for people with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury and others who use wheelchairs who lean laterally. The secure fit prevents rolling of the stabizer on the armrest. These bolsters are available with removable, washable cotton covers (models 8212 and 8216) or vinyl (models 6312SC, 6316SC, 8212SC and 8216SC). The
The Posey Self-Releasing Hugger, model 6514, is a torso support designed to prevent forward leaning by people who use wheelchairs. This foam padded support is covered with wipe-clean vinyl. It fits in front of the user's waist and extends on the sides between the user and the wheelchair frame. It provides a flat surface over the user's lap as well as arm support. This unit secures to the wheelchairs with hook and loop closures which automatically release as the wheelchair user rises from the cha
The Posey Torso Support, model 3656, is a belt restraint and torso support designed to prevent forward leaning and sliding by people who use wheelchairs and geri chairs. This support features a wide chest band and two over-the-shoulder straps which can be fastened in the front or back with hook and loop closures. It is made of soft quilted fabric. SIZES: Small, medium, large, extra large and extra extra large; the extra large and extra extra large sizes should be selected for use with geri chair
The Geri Chair Side Support is a lateral trunk support designed for use with individuals with balance disabilitieis. Intended for use in geriatric chairs, the unit is hinged for use in reclining chairs. Made of closed-cell foam, the support can be modified with an electric knife, can be used on the right or left side, and is secured by attached wrap-on material. The support can be used only on one side or on both sides. OPTIONS: Short or long torso support insert and hook-and-loop attachment str
Seat2GO is a floor seat designed for children who need extra support while seated. Contoured seat prevents user from sliding forward. Improves seating posture. Features 95 degree seat to back angle and double strap trunk support and belt.
Seat2Go is a floor sitter and positioning seat designed for use by children with balance, neurological, or severe physical disabilities. This soft support has a contoured seat that prevents the child from sliding forward and improves seating posture. It can be used on the floor, in a chair, or as a stroller insert. Features include a 95-degree seat to back angle, double strap trunk support and belt, and fastening straps to secure the seat to any other chair and that store in the back pocket when
The Shoulder Harness is a padded shoulder support with 1 or 2 inch webbing designed to be mounted to lateral trunk support pads with cam buckles or H-style mounted to a seatbelt.
The Shoulder Pommels, model 6670, are shoulder and neck supports designed for individuals who have a tendency to lean to one side. The pommels are constructed with a bottom channel so that the shoulder straps can be pulled through for attachment. The supports are made of vinyl coated foam with an outer reinforcement. DIMENSIONS: Single is 5 x 4.5 inches; the Double is 10 x 4.5 inches and curved to fit the shoulder. COLOR: Casa tan or black.
Shoulder restraint straps, 1 inch neoprene foam padded sleeve. Quick release side buckle. Multiple top mounting locations for proper contact angle over shoulder. Adjusts for different clothing. Mounted on solid I back. Sizes: small for 9 to 14 inches sitting height, medium for 14 to 20 inches sitting height, large for 20 to 28 inches sitting height.
Shoulder Retractors (model SR20) are malleable vinyl-coated pads on swingaway hardware designed to aid in trunk support of seated individuals. They will mount to aluminum pans or other rigid back panels.
The Shoulder Stabilizers are stainless steel shoulder supports designed for positioning and controlling the upper extremity shoulder girdle, and dealing with trunk flexion or rotation problems. The adjustable hardware (included) allows height, forward/backward, and lateral adjustment. The supports are padded with closed cell foam and upholstered with neoprene-backed nylon terry cloth. SIZE: Adult (model ASRA) and pediatric (model ASRP). COLOR: Black upholstery.
Pair of 2 inch velcro shoulder straps, to mount to front pads of swing away trunk support system or as replacement straps on a vest. Top of straps mount to solid back with D-rings or buckles. Can also be used for cinch strapping a basic seating insert to a wheelchair frame if specified when ordering. Shoulder supports consist of one pair of angled pads made with medium density foam over a Kydex form and attached to velcro shoulder straps. Smaller size available on request.
The Side Thoracic Support and Hardware is a trunk support pad with mounting hardware for either lateral or side support designed for wheelchair users. An extruded aluminum clamp attaches to the back frame of the wheelchair. It has a passive locking system which may be disengaged, and allows the pad to swing away for easy transfer. Contoured support pads are injection molded foam with semi-flexible steel reinforcement, and can be shaped as needed. Hardware may be ordered for the left or right sid
Slim Supports are lateral trunk supports designed to provide bilateral torso support for people who use wheelchairs or geri chairs. Constructed of plywood and padded foam and covered in wipe-clean vinyl foam, model 6322 fits standard wheelchairs and secures with Velcro straps and model 6323 fits inside the armrests of geri chairs.
The Slip-On Neoprene Trunk Lateral Pad is lateral trunk support pad designed for people with neurological or mobility disabilities or cerebral palsy. The pad is intended to protect and provide comfort to users of lateral trunk supports. The pad is made of extra thick neoprene rubber, which is cushy, waterproof, and can conform to curves. Each pad can be cut to fit a specific support. The neoprene is bonded on the outside to a stretchy fabric and on the inside to loop Velcro that can fix the pad
The Slip-On Portable Cafeteria Bench promotes social interaction, independent sitting, and self-feeding. The seat can be used at any table in a cafeteria which aids in choice-making and builds self-esteem. *Adaptive Design products are custom-ordered; dimensions and weight capacity will vary with each order.
The Snug Supports are lateral trunk supports designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. These supports are placed inside the wheelchair to provide support and reduce lateral leaning. They also serve to reduce the interior space in the chair, adapting a standard chair for the needs of a smaller user. These supports feature a foam-padded plywood frame and a spray-and-wipe clean vinyl cover. Adjustable straps permit attachment to any wheelchair. Model 706310 is a pair of supports and mod
Lateral trunk support for adaptive positioning. 1/2 inch plywood base with 1 inch neoprene foam padding covered with Naugahyde, shelterlite, or synthetic lambswool pads. Pads are straight, not contoured, with L shaped brackets to allow vertical and horizontal adjustment. Designed to be used with an I Back. Sizes: 4 inches long by 3 inches high, 5 inches long by 4 inches high, 6 inches long by 5 inches high, 7 inches long by 6 inches high. Custom sizes available.
The Special Tomato High Chair features an adjustable, hardwood seat and footrest, enabling the chair to conform to the needs of a growing child. The optional padded cushions for the seat and contoured backrest are made of Soft Touch brand, wipe-clean, seamless material. The high chair also features an optional tray for trunk stabilization, as well as feeding.
The Sternal Support System consists of sternal support pads, available in two sizes for children and two sizes for adults. They are made of self-skinning urethane foam. The small and medium sizes are a broad flat pad, the intermediate and large sizes is extended into an X configuration. The harness strap attaches four corners of the pads to the four corners of the back of the wheelchair. The strap kit is $13 to $8.75; the pads are $30.50. DIMENSIONS (WxH): The Child size is 6 x 3.781 inches; Sma
Trunk support component for adaptive positioning. 1/4 inch contoured ABS plastic base with separate removable pads. Positive locking pivot mechanism. Wide range of vertical, horizontal and front to rear adjustment. Pads can be oriented to body to minimize undistributed pressure. Back bar mounts attach to back frame of wheelchair, Solid I Back Mount attaches to solid back insert with special bracket. Sizes: small 3 inches high by 6 inches long, medium 3 inches high by 7 inches long, large 4 inche
Two pairs of custom size pads and one pair of custom bent swing away Kydex brackets with hinges. Slotted brackets are secured onto solid back with bolts through threaded wood inserts, with adjustment for width, or clamp onto back uprights of wheelchair. Supports wrap around trunk and secure in front with velcro strap. Can be ordered with 2 hinges, for stationary rear pads, or 4 hinges, for greater ease of transfers. Pads are 1/2 inch thick medium density foam and 1/2 inch birch plywood. May be o
Two pairs of custom size pads and one pair of custom bent swing away Kydex brackets with spring loaded aluminum locking mechanisms. Slotted brackets are secured onto solid back with bolts through threaded wood inserts, with adjustment for width, or clamp onto back uprights of wheelchair. Supports wrap around trunk and secure in front with velcro strap. Locking mechanisms allow rear pads to lock into a stationary position for support while front pads are able to swing open. When unlocked, all fou
One pair of custom size pads and custom bent Kydex brackets with spring loaded aluminum locking mechanism. Pads swing away for transfers when released, and lock securely. Secured to solid back with bolts through threaded inserts. Pads are 1/2 inch thick medium density foam over 1/2 inch birch plywood.
Lateral supports that can be mounted on LaBac Systems sliding back, on chairs with upholstery mounted on the front of the back posts, and on chairs with upholstery mounted on the back of the back posts. Swingaway feature offers quick client access. Pads available in 3 by 4 inches, 4 by 4 inches, 4 by 5 inches, 4 by 6 inches. Made of molded plastic shell with foam pad. Naugahyde cover. Additional intermediate brackets available.
The Swingaway Lateral Trunk Support is designed to provide positioning support for people who use wheelchairs.Model 31425 is a Swingaway Kit with Pad and includes tapered L brackets, a swing-away hinge, an extender, all mounting hardware, and the support pad. The brackets can be arranged in a variety of configurations for flexibility and growth. The extender bracket permits extra flexibility in any direction. The supports flip out of the way while entering and exiting the chair and they have sin
This is a "Hold-Up"! is a torso support designed for use by individuals who lack trunk control. This one-piece butterfly-shaped support is made of nylon-covered closed-cell foam and features extended shoulder straps and elastic for comfort. It is compatible with most wheelchair seating systems and may be adapted for use with wheelchairs, high chairs, strollers, suppine standers, and more. The heavy-duty nylon covering is hand-washable OPTIONS: Custom adaptations and a gastric tube opening. SIZES
The Torso Support is designed to prevent unwanted forward or lateral movement and to maintain mid-line positioning for individuals with severe physical or balance disabilities while seated. This support strap is available in double loop fabric or nylon webbing in models for use with rigid-back or solid back wheelchairs with a non-folding seat, folding wheelchairs, reclining whelchairs, one-person bench seats with non-divided back, or a two-person bench seat with a non-divided back. A multi-adjus
Lateral trunk support pads. Naugahyde covered foam. T nuts with 1 or 2 inch spacing for mounting to brackets. Curved rectangular, or pear- shaped pad. 3 to 6 inches high by 4 to 7 inches deep.
The Trunk Pad is a torso support designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury while seated in a wheelchair. Curved to fit body contours, it can adapt to many positioning applications. The Trunk Pad is made of 16 gauge steel, zinc-plated, and formed with recesses for ##10-32 press nuts to attach it to the back of a wheelchair. The recessed area is placed, vertically, in the middle of the pad. The Trunk Pad is padded and is available covered with a variet
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Trunk stabilizer for positioning person with cerebral palsy in wheelchair. Cloth vest is fabricated with a channel sewn into each side. Dental dam, a soft elastic material, is folded to a width of 4 cm and cut in lengths of 200 cm. The dental dam material is threaded through the channels of the vest with the bottom straps are passed around the chest and tied in back of the wheelchair. The top strap ends pass over the shoulders, down the back between th
Custom size trunk pads mount to solid back with T-nuts and bolts, or clamp to wheelchair uprights. Pads are 1/2 inch thick medium density foam over 1/2 inch birch plywood. Brackets are Kydex ($206) or aluminum ($195) and are bent to custom angles. Back-mounting brackets are slotted to allow adjustment of width, and adjust in height by relocating. May be ordered complete, or brackets and pads may be ordered separately.
Tumble Forms Floor Sitters feature integral abductor, hip positioning strap and quick release H-belt. The exclusive Tumble Forms coating makes them easy to wash and maintain. Tumble Forms seamless covering is washable, odor and stain resistant, impervious to urine, and nontoxic. The Feeder Seat's contoured interior has a 90 degree seat-to-back relationship to encourage correct seating posture. Shoulder harness slots allow 4 inches of vertical adjustment of the shoulder straps.
Upper trunk restraint, shoulder retraction straps mounted at bottom to adjustable chest strap. 1 inch neoprene padded sleeve, quick release side buckles. Mounts to solid back. Sizes: small for 9 to 14 inches sitting height, medium for 14 to 20 inches sitting height, large for 20 to 28 inches sitting height.
Vest has 4-inch velcro chest piece, 2-inch velcro shoulder straps, and D-rings or buckles for attaching to solid back and/or lateral trunk supports. H-style vest has 2-inch velcro hip strap, 2-inch velcro shoulder straps, 2-inch cross piece to keep straps from sliding off shoulders, and D-rings or buckles for attaching to solid back. Butterfly style vest had vinyl pad with medium density foam over a leather form with 2-inch velcro shoulder and hip straps and D-rings or buckles for attaching to s
The Wheelchair Positioner Cushion is a torso support designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. This M-shaped cushion rests over th lap of the users and the notches fit around the wheelchair frame to keep the cushion in position. Designed for use in wheelchairs with standard arms, this cushion promotes upper body alignment, prevents forward leaning, and serves as an elbow rest and work surface. A removable, wipe-clean, water-repellant vinyl cover is included. DIMENSIONS: Available in a
The Wheelchair Side Support is a lateral trunk support designed for use with individuals with balance disabilitieis. Made of closed-cell foam, the support can be modified with an electric knife and can be used on the right or left side individually or on both sides. OPTIONS: Short or long torso support inserts. DIMENSIONS: The optional short torso support is 6 inches long and the optional long torso support is 9 inches long.
Wheelchair Side Support provides lateral torso support for wheelchair users with cerebral palsy, neurological disabilities, or upper extremity disabilities. These vinyl-covered foam bolsters reduce a standard 18-inch wide seat to 16 inches wide, thereby improving lateral support and reducing side-to-side rocking that can cause skin damage. Bolsters are available for high-back wheelchairs (model ALI1241) or for standard and desk-length arm wheelchairs (model ALI1240). DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 1 x 15 x
The Snug Supports are lateral trunk supports designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs and lean bilaterally. These rigid-frame wings are padded with foam and covered in wipe-clean vinyl and attach to most wheelchairs, providing support at the shoulder level. Model 706320 is the Standard Support model. Model 706322 is the X-tra Support model which features integral armrest pads which fasten the bottom of the wings to the wheelchair armrest frame to provide additional support for larger
Wheelchair Wing Backs, model 6321, are lateral trunk supports designed to provide bilateral torso support for people who use wheelchairs. Constructed of plywood and padded in foam and covered in wipe-clean vinyl, these wings attach to the screws on the wheelchair back to provide support without taking up seating space. The angle may be adjusted to accommodate user needs. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 8 x 10 inches.
Pads are foam padded plywood, covered with naugahyde. Oval shaped pads in 3 sizes: 4 inches by 5 inches, 4 inches by 6 inches, and 5 inches by 7 inches. Rectangular pads are 4 inches by 6 inches. Deep curved pads in 3 sizes: 3 inches by 4 inches, 4 inches by 4 inches, 6 inches by 6 inches. Mount to solid backs with offset brackets, angle brackets, or mounting rails. Fixed or removeable. Custom foam and pad sizes available. Oval and rectangular pads available in 12 colors, curved pads in black on
The standard Zoomi is a youth positioning chair designed for use for children with mobility and neurological disabilities. Designed to promote good feet-on-the-floor posture, it can be used in the classroom and home. Both the seat and footrest can be easily adjusted to the appropriate height and depth, allowing the chair to accommodate the user's needs as they grow. Standard Zoomi chair comes complete with flat seat, backrest and pelvic strap. OPTIONS: Mobile skis, slotted footboard, transfer st