The Action Hand Exerciser is made of AKTON, a viscoelastic polymer that will return to its original shape after each squeeze. The exerciser conforms to and massages the surface gripping area, and produces a continuous counter-force to grip. As the users grip grows stronger, resistance becomes greater. The exerciser has a smooth surface and is available with either a soft or firm texture. The exerciser may be warmed in a 120-degree oven for heat therapy. It has a knit outer cover that is washable
Bolly Balls are finger and eye hand coordination exercisers designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, fine motor, or neurological disabilities. These suction balls stick to each other, a tabletop, a large peanut, or a therapy ball using a pinching motion to create figures, designs, and patterns. The set includes plain balls, balls with faces, and suction bases for additional stability. The activity develops eye-hand coordination and increased hand strength and proprioceptive feedback
The Cando Digi-Extend Hand Exerciser is designed for individuals with disabilities. The Cando Digi-Extend Hand Exerciser is a exercise and therapy device that can isolate the extension of all five fingers and each of the individual finger joints. Digi-Extend strengthens the intrinsic and extrinsic muscle groups to maximize extensor tendon gliding, joint motion, coordination, and muscle function in the hand and forearm. It focuses on the extensor mechanism of one or all fingers as it targets th
The Digi-Extend is a therapy device that can isolate the extension of all five fingers and each of the individual finger joints. The product strengthens the intrinsic and extrinsic muscle groups to maximize extensor tendon gliding, joint motion, coordination, and muscle function in the hand and forearm. The Digi-Extend focuses on the extensor mechanism of one or all fingers as it targets the area of the hand that needs rehabilitation. Patients can change the resistance levels and vary their hand
The CanDo Digi-Flex Hand and Finger Exerciser - Blue - Heavy Intensity is designed for individuals with disabilities. This everyday hand exerciser helps you develop and maintain the strength in your hands and even individual fingers. The CanDo Digi-Flex Hand Exerciser improves isolated finger strength, flexibility and coordination and also builds hand and forearm strength. Use each button independently to exercise your fingers or compress the entire unit for complete hand and forearm strengtheni
The CanDo Digi-Flex Hand and Finger Exerciser - Green - Medium Intensity is designed for individuals with disabilities. This everyday hand exerciser helps you develop and maintain the strength in your hands and even individual fingers. The CanDo Digi-Flex Hand Exerciser improves isolated finger strength, flexibility and coordination and also builds hand and forearm strength. Use each button independently to exercise your fingers or compress the entire unit for complete hand and forearm strengthe
The Cando Digi-Flex Hand/Finger Exerciser is a patented spring-loaded resistance device for individual finger or entire hand exercises. The exerciser develops individual finger strength, flexibility and coordination as well as builds hand and forearm strength. Use the buttons alone to exercise fingers or the entire unit for a complete hand and forearm exercise.
The CanDo Digi-Squeeze hand exerciser is a hand-held foam exercise ball for squeezing that helps develops isolated finger strength, flexibility, and coordination for rehabilitation of carpel tunnel, arthritis, stroke, fractures, tendon injury, nerve lacerations, and/or tennis elbow. The ball comes with an exercise guide and is available in three different sizes for small, medium, and large hands, and 5 different resistances. Each ball has finger and thumb positioning indents and markings for bot
The Carpal Tunnel Stretch is a hand exerciser designed for use by individuals with carpal tunnel syndrome or to aid in the prevention of carpal tunnel syndrome. Available for the right or left hand, this lightweight device stretches the tight soft tissue of the carpal tunnel. The user places his/her hand in the device and presses down for three to five seconds to stretch. The process should be repeated several times each day.
The Contoured Hand Exerciser, models 5315-01, 02, and 03 is a hand and finger exerciser designed for use by individuals with disabilities of the hand and fingers. Made of vinyl-coated foam, this hand exercises has finger placement indentations for a secure grip. The device can be washed with soap and water. OPTIONS: Available in packages of 12. SIZES: Small, (model 5315-01), medium (mode l5315-020, and large (model 5315-03). DIMENSIONS: Small measures 2.5 x 3.5 x .75 inches. Medium measures
The Dynaflex Amber Powerball Gyro with Glowing Amber Lights strengthens wrists, forearms, and other lower arm muscles. The powerball is used as a carpal tunnel exercise (for prevention and rehabilitation) and also for improving arm strength for most sports and physical activities.
The Elasto-Gel Hand Exerciser is designed to improve grip, strengthen finger and hand muscles, help rehabilitate injured hands, and provide hot or cold treatment of hands, fingers, and joints. The exerciser is made of Elasto-Gel, a tough, flexible gel, and encased in fabric cover. The cylindrical-shaped device is squeezed for benefits; repeated gripping of the exerciser is recommended for several times a day for periods of about 5 to 10 minutes. As muscles strengthen and more pressure is applied
The Exer-Grip Hand Exerciser, model 70914, is a rubber device designed to offer moderate resistance when squeezed. The exerciser is made of molded, dense polyurethane foam with four finger notches. DIMENSIONS: 4 x 2.5 x 1.5 inches.
The Exer-Twist Exerciser, model 70926, is an arm and hand exerciser designed to exercise the muscles of the hand, wrist and arm, and isometrically, the chest and shoulders. The device is used by twisting the two ends that fit together, like wringing a towel. Resistance is adjustable for progressive exercise. Extra pairs of larger snap-on grips provide extra support to hand structures or accommodate limited hand closure. DIMENSIONS: 7.75 inches long x 1.5 inches in diameter. Extra grips are 2 inc
Fidget Rings are designed for those who need assistance focusing, such as those with ADD, ADHD, or concentration disorders. The Classroom Kit consists of one of each type of ring: Tilt Ring, Roll 1 and Roll 2 Rings, as well as Slide Rings 1,2 and 3.
The Fidget Roll 2 Ring is designed for those who need assistance focusing, such as those with ADD, ADHD, or concentration disorders.
The Finger Fiddle from Peg-It is a finger and hand exerciser designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Designed to improve strength, movement, and arches of the hand, this unit includes an oval which must be squeezed into a circle to fit over the included peg. Exercise can also be achieved by removing the oval from the peg.
The Finger Fidget from Peg-It is a finger and hand exerciser designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Designed to improve strength, movement, and arches of the hand, this unit includes an oval which must be squeezed into a circle to fit over the included peg. Exercise can also be achieved by removing the oval from the peg. The oval and the peg are attached.
Hand and finger exerciser. 2 handles joined by large spring. Resistance given when handle is squeezed. In medium, heavy and extra heavy resistances.
The Flex Bar, Red, 10 Pound Resistance is a hand exerciser designed for use by individuals with grasping or other upper extremity disabilities. The flex bar is a system of progressive resistance exerciser designed for strengthening wrists, shoulders, grip strength, and improving elbow mobility. This exerciser is lightweight and portable.
The Flex-Grip® Hand Exerciser provides users with the ability to work dexterity and extension, while strengthening the hands, fingers and thumbs. Designed with finger and thumb holes, the Flex-Grip® has 2 distinct workable sides: One side features a ball that users can squeeze, and the other side has buttons on the thumb and finger pads allowing for separate exercises. This hand exerciser works muscles separately or in tandem, and is available in three resistance which are distinguished by color
Foam grip. Grooves in top of foam to separate fingers. For exercising hands and fingers.
Foam Squeezies are hand and finger exercisers designed for use with older children and adults with hand, cognitive, sensory, or neurological disabilities. Made of soft, colorfast, slow recovery foam, these items fit comfortably in the hand and provide gentle hand and finger exercise with sensory feedback. Available styles include the Earth, a cow, and a pig (sold individually).
Gym-Rings are tubular, plastic rings designed for gross motor activities such as ring toss or exercises for the hands, fingers, and arms. The rings may be combined with Theraband (see separate entry) or used to keep balles stable and in place. DIMENSIONS: 7 inches in diameter. COLOR: Red, yellow, blue, and green.
The Hand Grips, model H70922, are hand exercisers designed to build a strong handshake, firm wrists or forearms. The device consists of contoured plastic handles and plated wire tension springs. Available with Medium (model H70922-0001), Heavy (model H70922-0001), or Extra Heavy (model H70922-0002) tension. These grips are sold in pairs.
The Hand Gym Exercise Unit, model 70900, is a therapeutic hand exerciser designed for use by individuals with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, partial paralysis after stroke or who have had accidents, fractures, multiple sclerosis, or hand surgery. As a therapy tool, this triangular device helps to maintain dexterity and range of motion using isotonic, isometric, and resistive movements while the hand is positioned for optimal funcitoning. It may also be used to improve hand strength or agi
The Hand Helper II & Deluxe Hand Helper Exerciser is a hand and finger exerciser designed to improve finger and grip strength for people with upper extremity disabilities. The device consists of a rigid plastic frame with rubber bands for resistance; squeezing the padded handgrip pulls against the rubber bands to provide strengthening. The amount of resistance can be varried by increasing or decreasing the number of rubber bands (included) used. The Deluxe model has two thumb screws for adj
The Hand Helper is a hand and finger exerciser designed for restoring hand and forearm muscles and tendons for improved mobility. The device consists of a rectangular plastic frame with a sliding roller bar which uses rubber bands to provide resistance. A wide range of tension values can be obtained by changing, adding, or removing the bands. A spacer bar is provided for large and small hands. Progress may be measured by calibrations on the frame. DIMENSIONS: 5 x 5 5/8 inches.
The Handisizer is a finger and had exercuser designed for use by individuals with disabilities of the hand. This three-in-one device performs a variety of exercise functions and can be used to increase grip and hand/eye coordination. Latex resistance bands in extra heavy, heavy, medium, and light are included (three of each strength). OPTIONS: A set of 12 replacement bands is available.
The HandMaster Plus is designed to help individuals strengthen grip and improve finger dexterity. Provides relief from carpal tunnel syndrome, and tennis and golf elbow. This soft foam ball works out all 18 hand muscles, and exercises fingers, wrist and forearm. Helps increase circulation from the tips of the fingers to the elbow. Strengthening the hand, wrist, forearm and elbow can help prevent injuries to these areas. Ball and cord can be used separately. Specify color for firmness: blue (soft
HeartFlex is an arm and hand exerciser designed for use by children and adults with mobility or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. Designed to improve grip, forearm, and upper body strength, this device specifically produces strong dense muscle tissue while increasing flexibility. It uses nineteen connected ball and socket joints that provide consistent resistance over a complete range of motion. HeartFlex has one set resistance level and this is calibrated to be similar to the
The Heavymed Balls are gel-filled medicine balls designed to be used for gross motor activities. DIMENSIONS: Available in 500 gm (10 cm), 1000 gm (12 cm), 200 gm (15 cm), and 3000 gm (17 cm). COLOR: Green, red, yellow, and blue.
The Imak StressBall And Hand Strengthner is a hand exerciser designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities or arthritis or those in need of hand rehabilitation. The Ergobeads filling provides a gentle massage for stretching and strengthening the fingers. This ball is also useful for stretching hands with scar tissue.
The Isokinetics Ergonomic Hand Exerciser features an anatomically designed handle that is padded and contoured to fit comfortably in the palm. Lightweight frame adjusts easily for blocking flexion and extension, and permits a custom fit for various sized hands. Includes four pairs of graded, color-coded latex-free rubber bands, which can be changed quickly to adjust resistance.
The Jelly Hand Grips are hand exercisers designed for use by individuals with fine motor and gross motor disabilities. Recommended for children and adults 12 years of age and older, these jelly-like hand grips are intended to encourage fine and gross motor skills for stress reduction and hand strengthening therapy. These hand grips also provide tactile stimulation.
The Jumbo Wooden Typhoon Spinner is a finger and hand exerciser designed for use by individuals with fine motor, grasping, or upper extremity disabilities. The user turns the easy-grip knob to send this wooden spinner twirling around. DIMENSIONS: 3.75 inches wide.
The Junior resistance-band kit is designed for individuals with disabilities affecting upper extremities of the body. The bands, with molded finger cut-outs on each side, can stretch to 10 times their length. Made of a durable, thick, custom molded, jelly-like material. This kit offers 100's of strengthening, fidgeting, and exercise possibilities. Set includes 3 stretchy sensory bands in 3 therapeutic resistances, a photo guide with animal-themed exercises, and a zippered nylon storage bag.
The Martian Popping Thing is a hand exerciser designed for use by individuals requiring hand strengthening. Squeezing the soft, rubbery "space alien" causes its blue eyes, red ears, and red nose to pop out. DIMENSIONS: 5 inches high.
The Metolius Grip Saver Plus is an arm, hand, and finger exerciser designed for use by individuals with finger, wrist, and elbow injuries or disabilities. This exerciser is designed to strengthen and balance the muscles of the hand, wrist, and forearm for rehabilitation and prevention of finger, wrist, and elbow injuries. The exerciser allows the hand to move through a full, natural range of motion, using both the flexion (closing) motion and the extension (opening) motion. The set includes two
-- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a vibrating glove device that assists individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI) learn to play the piano. Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have seen an improvement in sensation and movement in the hands of people with paralyzing SCI after wearing a glove that helps them learn to play piano. The Mobile Music Touch (MMT) is a glove that helps people with SCI learn to play different songs by vibrating the wearer’s fingers to
The Norco Hand Exerciser, model NC52000, is a progressively resistive hand and arm exerciser designed to provide people with grasping and upper extremity disabilities with a variety of therapeutic exercises for manual rehabilitation. The unit is constructed of plastic and uses one or more rubber bands to provide adjustable resistance as the user pulls back on the handle. The user can attach additional rubber bands to increase resistance. Five rubber bands are included, each providing approximate
The Orbiter is an eye-hand coordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor and neurological disabilities. This activity also encourages use of both hands as the user places fingers in the ring handles on either side, winds by flipping the wrists in a circular motion, and then pulls the handles tight and loosens them in a continuous rhythm to keep the orbiter spinning. Luminescent fins create dazzling colorburst effects.
The Over-Ball is an inflatable toss ball designed to be easy to grip with one hand. It can be used for squeezing to strengthen fingers and hands. It is soft, non-slippery; won't hurt anyone if tossed and hits someone in the face. DIMENSIONS: 9 inches in diameter. COLOR: Pink, yellow, or blue.
The Palm Grip Contracture Cushion, model VM-0080, is a finger and hand exerciser designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or neurological disabilities, stroke or spinal cord injury. The grip cushion is designed to exercise the hand or help stop finger contractures. This Latex-free cushion is gently secured with a elastic band.
Peg-It Finger Therapy and Diagnosis Kit is a finger and hand exerciser designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Designed to improve strength, movement, and arches of the hand, this kit comprises three ovals of different resistances which must be squeezed into circles to fit over the included peg.
The Pig Popper is a hand and finger exerciser designed for use by individuals with grasping or upper extremity disabilities. The rubbery pig holds a foam ball in its mouth and when the pig's belly is squeezed, the ball is sent flying. The set includes six foam balls with storage bag.
This Rocket grip strengthener is designed for children ages 3 and up who have fine motor or grip challenges. Good warm up for handwriting. Makes a pop noise when it launches. 2 packs include 6 rockets.
The Power Hand Grip, model NC52035, is a hand and finger exerciser designed to improve grip strength for people with grasping and upper extremity disabilities. This device has a U-shaped frame with a spring in the middle that provides resistance when the device is squeezed. The Power Hand Grip includes three springs. The user can vary the amount of resistance between 10 and 170 pounds by selecting among the springs and changing the placement of the spring. Resistances levels are marked on one si
The Pro-Hands GripMaster is a hand and finger exerciser designed for use by individuals with arthritis or carpal tunnel syndrome. This device consists of four separate springs to exercise each finger individually by pressing down on the top of each spring, which provides resistance for strengthening. The unit is equipped with a contoured palm rest. This exerciser is available in a choice of light, medium, and heavy resistance.
The Rehab Exercise Ball is a hand and finger exerciser designed for use by individuals with arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, limited hand strength, spinal cord injury, or other upper extremity disabilities. This vinyl exercise ball has a finger loop that comes in two distinct densities, soft or firm, for progressive exercise. The loop is attached to keep the ball in the palm of the hand. Exercise is performed by closing and opening the fingers around the ball, reducing stiffness and keeping jo
Grip exercisers for hands, fingers and arms. for the hand the fixed resistance grip single spring exerciser, medium, heavy and extra heavy. Variable resistance grip, a six spring grip. Foam and digital grips. Theraband latex exercise band is a roll of latex which can be cut and tied to the length desired, five color coded resistances. Chest Pull exercisers in three models, the Cable Chest Pull, the Gum Rubber Chest Pull, and the Hydraulic Exerciser.
Hand exerciser for resistive hand exercise. High density foam rubber. 3 1/4 inches long. 2 inches wide. 5/8 inch thick.
The Rolyan Digi-Block Hand Exerciser, model A7147, is a hand and finger exerciser designed for use by individuals with disabilities of the hand and fingers. Anatomically designed to provide comfort and support when isolating the carpometacarpal, metacarpal phalangeal, proximal interphalangeal or the dorsal interphalangeal joint motions. The exerciser blocks undesired motions of individual or multiple joints and is ideal for thumb and finger blocking exercises following surgery or injury. Constru
The Rolyan Ergonomic Hand Exerciser, model 561426 and 561427, is a progressive resistive hand and arm exerciser designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Designed to conform to the architecture of the hand to provide maximum comfort and an even dispersion of resistance across the palm, this unit has an ergonomically designed padded handle contoured for a comfortable fit in the palm. The lightweight frame adjusts easily to block bending and extension and permits a custom
The Rolyan Pipe Tree, model A414-3, is a finger and hand exerciser as well as a fine motor training kit designed for bilateral coordination and problem solving. The kit consists of 31 pieces of PVC pipe that fit together to form a pipe tree. Four suction cups secure the base of the kit to the work surface. The kit is self-contained, accomodates all the piping for convenient storage and can be cleaned with a disinfectant. DIMENSIONS: Pipe pieces are 0.5 inch in diameter.
The Rolyan Semi-Circular Peg Board is a finger, hand, and arm exerciser designed for use with individuals with hand injuries, neurological involvement, or orthopedic injuries. Positioned on a table or mat, the peg board can be used to increase upper extremity range of motion, strength, coordination and endurance, and to improve cognitive and visual skills. The plastic board consists of three semi-circular tiers that hold 43 pegs. All parts are plastic and washable. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): The board
The Rolyan Single Curved Shoulder Arc, model A4051, is an arm and hand exerciser and an eye hand coordination exerciser designed for use by people with neurological or upper extremity disabilities. Designed for range of movement and pinch strengthening activities, the unit features a hardened aluminum base that holds a curved plastic tube with 24 movable colored tabs for range of motion exercises. The base may be anchored to a tabletop through pre-drilled holes or clamped to a surface (clamp not
The Rolyan Stacking Cones (model A5001 & model 1498) are a hand exerciser and eye hand coordination activity designed for use with individuals with upper extremity and/or neurological disabilities. These cones can be used to build color identification and sequencing skills, enhance grasp and release functions, and exercise the upper extremities. Model A5001 consists of 30 washable, non-toxic acrylic cones, and a base of molded plastic. Model 1498 consist of 30 washable, non toxic acrylic con
The Rolyan Tactile Foam Ball, model A4121, is a sensory integration activity designed for use by individuals with arthritis or neurological or upper extremity disabilities. The balls can be used to aid in increasing hand range of motion, as well as with strengthening and desensitization for people with arthritis or other neurological disabilities. The kit includes three smooth balls. DIMENSIONS: The balls comes in 2.75,4, and 6 inches in diameter.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Exercising device has been successfully used to strengthen intrinsic and extrinsic hand muscles in a hemiplegic patient. Can be used in a variety of conditions where hand function needs improvement. By alternating clothespins and tongue depressors, the device can offer graded active resistive exercise for the hand throughout the range of motion. The device offers the least resistance distally from the clothespins. As one grasps closer to the springs, m
The Simulator II is an assessment and evaluation system designed for use as part of physical therapy of the upper extremity and hands. With measures in both isotonic and isometric modes, this system can replicate most upper extremity functional activities, including lifting, to support the evaluation of strength and functional capabilities. It comes with software with routines for extensive return-to-work assessments including Functional Capacity Evaluations (FCEs). Using this software, the the
The SoftSpot Proline Mouse Pad Wrist Support, model 90108, is a mouse wrist support and hand exerciser designed for use by individuals with repetitive strain or carpal tunnel syndrome.
The pad cushions and supports the user's wrist, reducing stress on the wrist and forearm. Therasoft polyurethan foam distributes weight to eliminate pressure points and improve circulation. The surface is non-abrasive, durable, and anti-static. The cushion is removable for stretching and strengthening exercises. A
The Bilateral Air Game, model 3095, is a game designed for strengthening bilateral, visual and fine motor planning skills for individuals with physical disabilities. The kit provides a multitude of games including hockey, volleyball or tennis. The repetitive action and resistance of the bellow aids in hand strengthening when the client manuevers the ball with a number of "air blasts". The game can be used by a variety of clients with different levels of abilities and is lightweight and portable.
Southpaw finger weights are for those who require additional dexterity, sensory and weighted support. The rings feature an adjustable weight system (three mini, 5-gram weights per ring that can be used 1, 2, or all 3 at a time). The accessory is finger strengthening, and provides kinesthetic & proprioceptive input/feedback to fingers.
The Spin Trim is an arm and hand exerciser designed for people with lower extremity and mobility disabilities, people who use wheelchairs, and other individuals who have conditions that cause them to lead sedentary lifestyles. The Spin Trim consists of a plastic circle with a handle that extends perpendicular to it. The user holds the handle and moves the hand and arm in a circular motion. The manufacturer states that the device uses patented gyroscopic technology to work the user's hands, wrist
Squeeze Balls, models 8301, 8302, 8303, and 8304, are finger and hand exercisers designed for use by individuals with disabilities of the finger or hand. These non-stick exercise balls come in four different densities for progressive exercise. DIMENSIONS: 50 millimeters in diameter. COLOR: Orange (soft), green (medium), blue (firm), and purple (extra firm).
The Tactile Pipeline is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use individuals who have visual disabilities or developmental disabilities, attention deficit disorder, or who have had a stroke. The user connects PVC pipe, T's and elbows to create free-form sculptures or to follow a pattern. The set includes a storage toolbox, wooden base, pipe pieces, wooden dowel, two metal chime balls, assorted pompons, instructions, and pattern cards.
Tangle Therapy is a hand and finger exerciser designed for use by individuals with fine motor or upper extremity disabilities or arthritis. This soft, rubber-coated device is used by tangling, twisting, and squeezing to increase strength and range of motion. DIMENSIONS (HxWxD): 6.75 x 4.25 x 1 inch. WEIGHT: 4.8 ounces.
The Textured Ring is a hand exerciser with eight rows of soft protrusions designed for use by individuals with disabilities of the hand and fingers. The ring may be useful for hand exercises involving squeezing, pulling, or twisting. DIMENSIONS: 7 inches outside diameter, 1.5 inch inside diameter, and 1.25 inches thick.
Abilitations Textured Sensory Mud Ball Pack of 3 is designed by therapy experts for home or classroom use. The sensory mud balls provide a variety of input and textures for users and can be used as a fidget, a finger strengthener or for an abundance of communication opportunities describing similarities and differences. 3 balls feature three unique textures on the inside and the outside. Each interior is filled with large beads, small beads or sand, and each exterior has a bumpy, pointy or smoot
The Ther-A-Saur is a hand exerciser designed for use by children and adults with upper extremity or fine motor disabilities, arthritis, or carpal tunnel syndrome. These dinosaur-shaped exercisers are made of a squeezable polymer material that will not leak if punctured and returns to its original shape after use. The exerciser is available in a choice of soft, medium, or hard resistance to facilitate progressive hand therapy, and the material also provides tactile and proprioceptive sensory stim
Thera Putty Hand Exerciser is therapy putty designed for use by individuals with finger and hand disabilities, carpal tunnel syndrome, or arthritis. This latex-free therapy putty is intended to help with the rehabilitation of injuries to the fingers, hand, and forearm muscles by squeezing and moving the putty inside the hand. The putty is available in five levels of resistance and is color-coded by density. It can be autoclaved and will not harden. A plastic case with attached cover is included
The Thera-Band Hand Exerciser is a hand and forearm exerciser designed to aid in exercising and rehabilitating weakened or injured hands, fingers, wrists, and arms. Exercisers are provided in a progressive sequence of five translucent colors and in two sizes. They're used for hand, finger and forearm strengthening, as well as hot and cold therapy. The softer yellow and red models fill the gap between putty and spring devices and they're not as messy as putty. Progressive resistance in different
The Theraband Hand Exercise Ball is a finger and hand exerciser designed for use by individuals with disabilities of the fingers and hands. This smooth-textured ball conforms to the palm of the hand as it is squeezed. Designed to strengthen the hand or to be used as a fidget activity to improve attention, this ball can be heated or cooled to add temperature sensation. Available in soft and extra-soft, the ball includes exercise ideas. DIMENSIONS: 2 inches in diameter. COLOR: Red (soft) or yellow
The Therapeutic Ball is a finger and hand exerciser designed for use by individuals with arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, or other finger and hand disabilities. This multi-purpose therapy ball can be placed in a microwave for 30-seconds to emit moist heat to loosen stiff joints, or it can be placed in a freezer for cold therapy. The ball can also be used to perform isometric exercises to tone hand and arm muscles. DIMENSIONS: 3-inches in diameter.
TheraPutty is a therapy putty designed to serve as a hand and finger exerciser for people requiring strengthening or increased dexterity. The silicone rubber putty provides a range of resistance from super-soft to extra-firm, with the firmness indicated by color. A plastic storage cup is included. The TheraPutty is available in various softness and firmness: super-soft, extra-soft, medium-soft, medium, medium firm, firm, and extra-firm. COLORS: Available colors are white, light blue, turquoise,
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Frame with dowels and differently shaped blocks with holes in them. Placing the blocks on the dowels exercises the hand. Instructions for building a plywood U shaped frame with three dowel posts on one side and wood blocks with holes in them to be placed on the posts. Includes list of materials needed and drawings. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Easy to Make Toys for Your Handicapped Child REF: London, England: Souvenir Press: p
The Thumb Helper is a hand and finger exerciser designed for use by individuals with grasping and upper extremity disabilities focused on the thumb and fingers. This device provides a variety of options to promote thumb and individual finger strength. It includes two stacking spacer pegs that attach to the frame to vary the range of motion. The device comes with color-coded elastic bands and an instruction manual. COLOR: Purple.
TracKit is a motor planning skill activity designed for use with individuals with cognitive, neurological, visual, and perceptual disabilities. This set includes a tray, a metal ball bearing slider, and ten activity sheets which fit into the tray. Exercises include having the slider move to specific area or trying to keep the slider still. Activities include tracking, memory exercises, shoulder stabilization, motor planning, eye control, and more.
The Ultimate Hand Helper is a hand and finger exerciser designed to improve grip strength and range of motion for individuals with grasping or upper extremity disabilities, especially weakened or injured hands and fingers. This ergonomically contoured device features a paddled handle that conforms to the curvature of the hand, rotating finger roller, and range of motion clips to accommodate different hand sizes and create proper exercise regimens. The Ultimate Hand Helper has a sturdy curved fra
Hand and finger exerciser. Variable resistance with six spring grip. Two parallel hand grips squeeze toward each other.
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a customized adapted wrist stretcher for an individual with multiple sclerosis. The individual’s multiple sclerosis has progressed to a point where she cannot use her right arm and has limited dexterity in her left. It is important that she retain as much flexibility as possible so she can pick up objects and operate her electric wheelchair. To help the individual maintain her flexibility her physiotherapist has recommended that she stretch
The Xtensor Hand Exerciser is a hand exerciser designed for use by individuals with carpal tunnel syndrome, stroke upper extremity disabilities, or arthritis. Through resistance training, this device is designed to condition the muscles and tendons that open the hand to increase performance. It consists of a fingerless glove that fits around the hand and wrist and five fingerbands which are made from hypoallergenic non-latex materials that extend to each finger and the thumb. Flexing the digit