Walker Handle

Results: 4

One-Handed Walker

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted one-handed walker for an individual having use of only one hand following a stroke. This simple but effective adaptation was created by cutting off the existing handles of the walker while managing to remove one of the handgrips intact. The handgrip was placed in the center of a new bar which spans the space between the two original handlebars. Underneath the handgrip, a single brake lever was mounted which was then connect

Walker Modifications

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create walker modifications for an adult with paralysis on his right side, use of only the left arm and hand, and with balance disabilities. The user attends a local bridge club with an entrance that has a steep ramp with no handrail on the left side, and he had to rely on someone to walk next to him for stability and balance in addition to using his walker. The walker was helpful, but without the use of his right hand, when the frame brakes were

Walking Frame Adjustments

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with short stature to be assisted while using a walker. The walker consists of a fixed frame with a U-shaped base. Angled vertical uprights support arm troughs and handgrips. Four small casters provide mobility. The walker enables the user to carry out daily living activities as long as a caregiver guided the walker in the right direction. However, because the user was of short stature, the caregiver was required to bend over to provide this as

Walking Frame Modification

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted walking frame modification for and individual with congenital hip dislocation and has difficulty walking unaided. While this individual uses an electric scooter for going to the local shops and an electric wheelchair around her home, she requires a folding walker to take with her when going on outings in a car. The Admed seat walker with a basket and hand brakes was best suited for the individual’s needs but was too difficu

Parent Category: Walker Accessories
 
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