The 3M Ergonomic Mouse is a mouse designed for use by individuals with arthritis or carpal tunnel syndrome. This mouse has a vertical grip that keeps the user's hand and wrist at a neutral angle, while the mouse works as a regular optical mouse. The user grips the unit's handle while resting the hand on its base, and left and right clicks with the thumb. The mouse can alleviate pain and discomfort of repetitive stress injuries in the hand, wrist, or arm. It has a soft-touch painted surface. It i
The Apple® Magic Trackpad, Model MC380LL/A is a trackpad touchpad mouse for computer use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Features Multi-Touch technology, gesture support and inertial scrolling for smooth, natural movements. Wireless connectivity. Wireless range of up to 33 feet allows users to work from a comfortable distance. Inertial scrolling offers a natural feel when moving through Web pages or documents. Use in place of or alongside a mouse (not included). Large area for
The Assistive Technology Mouse (ATMouse) is a do it yourself device designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities, Parkinson's disease, or paraplegia. This device is intended to be an assistive technology solution for computer users that due to disability or physical condition find it difficult to use a regular mouse but are still able to push buttons.
The BlueMouse is a mouse with built-in wrist support designed for use by individuals with neurological or upper extremity disabilities, Parkinson's disease, or paraplegia. The mouse has a palm-shaped depression with spaces for the fingers, enabling a secure grip. A built-in magnet holds the mouse securely on the mouse pad. Trembling is counterbalanced so uncontrollable movements do not affect the mouse pointer. The cursor holds its place when the hand is removed from the mouse. The unit connects
The Cyberlink System is a mouse emulator designed to provide hands-free computer operation for individuals with upper extremity disabilities. The device uses a headband/sensor harness to detect electrical signals on the forehead resulting from subtle facial muscle, eye, and brain activity. These signals are amplified and digitized and sent to the computer where the Cyberlink software decodes the signals into ten BrainFingers for continuous cursor control. Eye motions and facial gestures are also
---- PROTOTYPE --------- Operable through one’s breath, the breath-operated computer mouse enables physically impaired users to move a cursor around a computer screen without their hands. The device allows users to operate a computer using breathing patterns by controlling a cursor horizontally and vertically on the on-screen keyboard, as well as allowing them to enter characters. The user breathes through a tube, which employs a sensor to measure the user’s breath. The mouse then converts and i
The Chester Mouse, model CTMO, is a mouse designed for use by individuals with cognitive, fine motor, or upper extremity disabilities or young children. This single-button mouse offers 800 dpi optical tracking and left-click function only. COMPATIBILITY: For use with IBM and compatible computers or Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Windows 98SE, 2000, ME, XP, or Vista or MAC OS 10.1.5 or higher and a USB port (PS/2 adapter included). DIMENSIONS(LxWxH): 3.38 x 2.25 x 1.25 inches. COLOR: B
The ErgoClick is a mouse emulator designed for use by individuals with carpal tunnel syndrome, fine motor disabilities, or upper extreemity disabilities. This device enables the user to move the mouse pointer using both hands in a relaxed manner; the palm of the right hand is used to position the pointer on the screen and the palm of the left hand is used to generate mouse clicks. ErgoClick also features an adjustable clicking force. The actuation force of the click button adjusts from 30 grams
The Evoluent VerticalMouse's patented shape supports a user's hand in an upright neutral posture that generally avoids forearm twisting. The design is meant for pain relief and easy accessibility to programmable buttons. No finger contortions are needed to operate the device. Additionally, pointer speed controls on the side allow for adjustment without grip release of the mouse.
Evoluent VerticalMouse 2 Left Hand is an ergonomic mouse designed for use by individuals with carpal tunnel syndrom or repetitive strain injuries. The vertical shape of this mouse supports the user's left hand in a fully upright handshake position that eliminates twisting of the forearm. The optical sensor has 1,200 dots-per-inch (dpi) resolution, allowing the pointer to be moved across a 17-inch monitor with only 0.5 inch movement of the mouse. The mouse has five buttons that have basic functio
The Evoluent VerticalMouse 3 Wireless, model VM3W-R, is an ergonomic mouse designed for use by individuals with carpal tunnel syndrome or repetitive strain injury. This 2.4 gigaHertz (GHz) wireless mouse has a vertical shape that allows the user to hold it with a handshake grip that eliminates forearm twisting and promotes a neutral wrist and forearm posture. The mouse has an optical sensor with 5 buttons requiring light force for clicking, but firm enough to prevent accidental actuation. When a
The GimpGear Ultra-Precision USB Joystick Mouse and PC Game Controller is a joystick mouse interface designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or neurological disabilities or cerebral palsy. This digital joystick utilizes differential magnetic fields without any mechanical parts to provide smooth operation.
A sticky rubber joystick wrap prevents slipping. The user rests a hand passively over the teardrop shaped joystick handle for mouse pointer control. The unit has three large built-
The GoldTouch™ KOV-GTM-L Wired Ergonomic Mouse provides a neutral wrist angle of 24 degrees that helps alleviate muscle fatigue and discomfort caused by pronation of the wrist. This particular model is designed for left-handed users.
Graphire is a mouse and mouse emulator designed for use by individuals with upper extremity and fine motor disabilities. The size of a standard mouse pad, the set offers three input devices in one: A mouse, a pressure-sensitive pen, and a tablet. The mouse is a three-button scrollable mouse for right- or left-handed use. The mouse has no ball, so it tracks smoothly. The pen features a pressure-sensitive tip and a pressure-sensitive eraser and two side switches for clicks. The pen can be used to
The Gyration Go Pro 2.4 GHz Optical Air Mouse is a wireless mouse designed for use by individuals with repetitive strain injury. This mouse operates on the desk or in the air, using multi-channel radio frequency (RF) technology with a 100-foot range. It has a miniature USB dongle receiver, a clickable scroll wheel, two user-programmable buttons, and a SWIPES button for motion activated control and effects. The mouse comes with GyroTools Professional media and presentation control software for Wi
The Handshoe Mouse is an ergonomic computer mouse designed for individuals with carpal tunnel syndrome or repetitive strain injury (RSI). The sculpted waterfall design of the Handshoe Mouse provides a naturally curved resting support for the fingers, allowing them to fully relax between clicks. And the surrounding base cradles the hand completely, preventing the user from gripping or pinching the mouse. The Handshoe Mouse also features a thumb rest which supports the thumb in a neutral and relax
Jouse2 is designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injuries and neurological disabilities impacting mobility. It is an advanced joystick-operated USB mouse that is controlled with the user’s mouth. It has accurate tracking combined with dwell cursor capability, providing an ideal mouse replacement for drawing or any application requiring fine cursor control. It requires minimal action from the user. Cursor movement is fast, smooth and very accurate. It includes built-in-support for 2
The LaZee Mouse Pro is a hands-free mouse alternative designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or repetetive motion injuries. The LaZee Mouse Pro provides full mouse control of computers or alternative and augmentative communication devices (AAC), and enables users to control cursor movements through head or body movements, while providing real-time control of the left/right clicks and dragging via microphone. The LaZee Mouse Pro is f
The LittleMouse, designed for young children, is a two-button mouse with a green “go” left-click and a red “stop” right-click that can help them learn basic mouse skills. Color-coding the LittleMouse in this way also helps those with limited mouse skills and people with developmental disorders such as Dyspraxia and Dyslexia better understand the difference between what the right and left clicks on a mouse do. The LittleMouse is made of rugged plastic for durability and dependability. Plus, the s
The Logitech Cordless TrackMan Optical Mouse, model 904369-0403, is a trackball designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or fine motor disabilities. Designed for right-handed use, this cordless optical mouse is shaped to fit the palm of the user's hand and has a large trackball for cursor control. It operates wirelessly within six feet of the computer. The unit also has two forward and back buttons for Web and document browsing, a scroll wheel, and a drag lock button. Button controls
The Logitech M570 Wireless Trackball Mouse, Model 910-001799 is an adapted wireless mouse designed for individuals with upper extremity disabilities or for those who suffer from carpal tunnel syndrome to assist them in the task of using computer mice. Use your computer for long periods of time with this trackball mouse, which allows you to precisely navigate features with minimal wrist movement. Comfortable sculpted shape, which supports the curves of the hand. Requires less wrist movement. Buil
The Lomak (Light Operated Mouse And Keyboard) is a modified keyboard designed for use by people who have difficulty using or are unable to use a standard mouse and keyboard, including people with upper extremity disabilities, neurological disabilities, arthritis, cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy and carpal tunnel syndrome. The Lomak’s keys are arranged in three circles with each key equidistant from the confirm key so that the keyboard can be operated with very small moveme
The Magic Wand Keyboard is a mini keyboard with a built-in mouse designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injuries, multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy, arthritis of the hand, neurological disabilities, or repetitive motion disabilities. This miniature keyboard allows access to any computer using no strength and only the slightest head or hand movement. The keyboard and mouse work with the touch of a wand, either a mouthstick or a hand-held wand, and require no force to activate, only
The Microsoft Sculpt Ergonomic Mouse is designed to alleviate wrist discomfort while also making digital navigation effortless. Shaped to encourage natural hand, wrist, and forearm patterns and posture, Sculpt Ergonomic Mouse helps prevent the pain of repetitive stress injuries.
The optical Mini Mouse-Tiny Mouse is a computer mouse designed to fit in the palm of a child's hand. It is about half the size of a standard computer mouse. It is designed to give children greater comfort and control. The right and left “click” buttons are different colors allowing the instructor to say “click blue” or “click red”, when right/left concept is not fully understood. Body of mouse is black to match the Lesson Board Keyboard. COLOR: Blue, Yellow and Black. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stat
Moozi Wheelchair Joystick is designed for individuals with neurological, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities to operate a power wheelchair with compatible controls or with adaptors. It can control a range of other equipment including a computer mouse and programs. The Moozi can be positioned on a tray or table, using Velcro or a non-slip mat. It has a smooth, light sliding action (190g force). It has a low profile that allows the hand to rest in a natural position. Moozi is also su
The Mouse for Tiny Hands, model 4038, is a mouse and mouse skills training program designed for use by children with upper extremity or fine motor disabilities. The set includes a large two-button mouse and a CD-Rom with five play activities designed to teach children to use a mouse, including clicking and dragging. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To provide an opportunity for individuals with upper extremity and fine motor disabilities activate and maneuver a computer mouse.
MATERIALS USED: 1 small but chubby notebook or photo album (The photo albums with rings designed to hold a single 4"x6" picture on each page works well), Two soft sponges, Double-sided carpet tape, Stick of hot glue, Stick Tack or other putty that is used to hold pictures on a wall, 8" fuzzy adhesive-backed Velcro, 1" ho
The MX ERGO is an adapted wireless mouse designed for individuals with carpal tunnel syndrome or who need an alternative to traditional computer mouse. The mouse delivers less 20% muscular strains compared to a regular mouse. The MX ERGO features an adjustable hinge for personalized comfort and the latest tracking, scrolling and power management technology.
The MX Master 2S is designed for individuals who suffer from carpal tunnel syndrome to assist them in the task of using computer mouse. The mouse is designed to let the user seamlessly control two computers with one mouse and copy-paste content between them. The mouse tracks on virtually any surface, even glass. Features speed-adaptive scroll wheel that auto-shifts from click-to-click to hyper-fast scroll.
The NoHands Mouse is a foot operated mouse designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities and repetitive motion injuries. This mouse is completly foot operated and features two foot pedals, a 360-degree pressure-sensitive mechanism, and a heavy-duty injection molded plastic shell. The foot pedals are interchangeable; one is used to control cursor movement and the other functions as mouse clicks. COMPATIBILITY: For use with Windows, Windows95, OS/2, and Macintosh mouse drivers.
The Notesai is a modified keyboard designed for use by people with upper extremity disabilities, neurological disabilities, cerebral palsy, Parkinson’s disease, or spastic quadriplegia. Based on the Lomak keyboard (see separate entry), the Notesai is designed especially for people with head control. The keys are arranged in three circles with each key equidistant from the confirm key; however, in comparison to the Lomak the alphabetical keys are spaced further apart to accommodate tremors and in
The Orbitouch Keyless Keyboard is an ergonomic keyboard and mouse designed for individuals with limited dexterity and limited finger motion, as well as for the visually impaired, to use a computer more comfortably. It helps people with arm or hand prostheses, injuries, arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, spinal injury, burns, stroke, cerebral palsy and many other physical conditions, use the computer. By giving its user adequate wrist support and movability it allows the user to manipulate its tw
The OrthoMouse is an ergonomic mouse designed for use by individuals with carpal tunnel syndrome or other repetitive strain injuries (RSI) of the hand. This mouse has an asymmetrical, semi-spherical shape that obligates the hand to work and rest in the Position of Function, in which all the musculoskeletal components of the fingers, hand, wrist and forearm exist in complete equilibrium. Extensive and repetitive work or periods of immobilization (rest/inactivity) are conducted in a position that
The Perfit Mouse Optical, model PMO, and Classic Plus, model PMO5, is a mouse designed for use by people with upper extremity or fine motor disabilities. Intended to allow maximum muscle and tendon variation during point and click operations, the both models feature sculpted elevated buttons designed to enable the hand to remain open with the fingers extended in a ready position for quick button activation and to reduce excessive load on the fingertips. The buttons can be programmed to perform s
The QuadMouse is a chin, lip, or tongue switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical or neurological disabilities, upper extremity amputation, or spinal cord injury. This switch allows access to a computer or other device with a 0.25-inch movement of chin, lips, or tongue. It connects to a device using a USB port. The QuadMouse allows the user to move the pointer and click, double click and right click using the built-in secondary joystick or the included ClickAssist software. It
The Roller Mouse Free is a mouse designed for use by individuals with repetitive strain injuries such as carpal tunnel syndrome or tendonitis. The unit fits immediately adjacent to the keyboard or laptop, which places the mousing controls just a few inches below the home keys, keeping the user's hands within a small work area and eliminating large reaching motions as the user's elbows remain by the user's side. The unit is controlled with an unflexed hand, so there is no need to clutch, grasp, o
The Roller Plus Trackball is designed for use by individuals with grasping disabilities or limited dexterity. The device features a large 63.5 millimeter diameter ball that offers a high degree of control with many additional features as a speed control key, latching drag switch, and buttons that allow only up/down or left/right movement of the cursor. The device comes with a switch adaptor box allowing external switches to be used in place of some of the keys on the front panel. All of the swit
The RollerMouse Classic is a mouse emulator designed for people with upper extremity and fine motor disabilities. The RollerMouse Classic features a cylindrical rollerbar, three buttons and a scroll wheel to perform all of the functions of a standard mouse. The rubber-coated steel rollerbar rotates to move the mouse pointer vertically, and it slides horizontally to move the mouse pointer in the same direction. The rollerbar can be clicked, and the click force for the rollerbar is adjustable. The
The RollerMouse PRO is a mouse emulator designed for use by people with upper extremity and fine motor disabilities. The RollerMouse PRO features a cylindrical rollerbar, five buttons, and a scroll wheel to perform all of the functions of a standard mouse. The rubber-coated steel rollerbar rotates to move the mouse pointer vertically, and it slides horizontally to move the mouse pointer in the same direction. There are two narrow buttons immediately below the rollerbar that function as the left
The Senior Mouse is a mouse designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities, neurological disabilities, arthritis, cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy and carpal tunnel syndrome. This device is designed to assist people who have difficulty using or are unable to use a standard mouse. The device supports the entire hand and is shaped to fit the curvature of the hand, ensuring a secure grip and counterbalancing trembling so uncontrollable movements do not affec
Sugru Mousegrip is designed for use by individuals with limited fine motor dexterity as a result of arthritis or neurological involvement.
Thumb Mouse a computer mouse for people with limited mobility. It is designed to be used with one hand and has adjustable speed, sensitivity, acceleration, and auditory feedback.
Tiny Mouse is a mouse designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or cognitive disabilities. This mouse is approximately half the size of a standard computer mouse and is useful for those with for smaller hands or limited finger extension. Colored dots on the buttons differentiate the right and left buttons for children and individuals with cognitive disabilities. This mouse has three buttons and a scroll wheel. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
The Tiny Mouse is a mouse designed for use by children, seniors, or individuals with arthritis of the fingers and hand. Approximately the half the size of a standard mouse, this unit reduces the need to extend the hand. Features include optical tracking, colored buttons, and a scroll wheel.
The Trackbar Emotion Mouse is an ergonomic low-force mouse designed for use by individuals with repetitive strain injury. This centered pointing device has a symmetrical design that allows the even use of both hands. It may be used either with the roll closer to the keyboard (default position) or closer to the body. The programmable buttons require only 50 to 70 Newtons/grams of force to activate. The large diameter roll bar allows for precise cursor motion with less manual effort. The surface o
Tracker 2000 is a hands free mouse designed for use by individuals with quadriplegia or upper extremity disabilities. The device provides complete computer control by tracking the movement of a tiny reusable dot worn on the user's glasses or forehead. This wireless mouse is compatible with both desktop and laptop computers and features adjustable speed and sensitivity settings to accommodate the user's head movement capability. The camera offers a 50-degree field of view and can be mounted verti
Tracker One is a hands free mouse designed for use by individuals with quadriplegia or upper extremity disabilities. The device provides complete computer control by tracking the movement of a tiny reusable dot worn on the user's glasses or forehead. This wireless mouse is compatible with both desktop and laptop computers and features adjustable speed and sensitivity settings to accommodate the user's head movement capability. Tracker One offers two modes of tracking: regular mouse mode is desig
The Trackman Marble Mouse is designed for individuals with upper extremity disabilities or for those who suffer from carpal tunnel syndrome to assist them in the task of using computer mouse. The mouse offers a contoured shape and ambidextrous design for improved comfort for either hand during long periods of use. Features smooth fingertip control, a slight touch on the trackball lets users control the cursor with superior speed and accuracy. The larger size of the trackball improves control whi
-- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype alternative to the traditional computer mouse for individuals who have repetitive strain injury, carpal tunnel syndrome, or other neuromuscular disabilities in the hand. The designer and creator Daniel Benamy has repetitive strain injury that was brought on by using a traditional mouse over an extended period of time. Benamy created the Up Mouse as a prototype alternative to the traditional push down computer mouse. This wired mouse is shaped
The Virtually Hands Free Mousing System, Left-Handed, Onyx is an ergonomic mouse for individuals with arthritis and mobility issues. The Virtually Hands Free Mousing System is a bundle of the E-Quill AirO2bic Mouse and Nib (PC) or McNib (Mac) click-less software. Clicks are performed by pausing over an active part of the screen. When the user-selectable pause time (default value 0.5 seconds) is exceeded, a click is fired. New users typically reduce their click count by 90% almost immediately. It
The VisiKey Enhanced Visibility Wireless Internet Keyboard and Mouse is a large print keyboard with optical mouse designed for use by individuals with low vision. This keyboard has letters 430 percent larger than on a standard keyboard. It has the standard 104 keys, including function keys, punctuation keys, media buttons, and 15 hot keys that enable one touch access to multimedia and Internet functions. The keyboard also includes an optical mouse with touch sensors and a PS/2 connection. The mo
The Wireless Laser Mouse 7000, model KXA-00001, is an ergonomic mouse and screen magnifier designed for use by individuals with low vision. This right-handed rechargeable laser mouse has a 2.4 gigahertz (GHz) wireless transceiver with a range of up to 30 feet. A magnifier button on mouse allows the user to point and click to enlarge and edit onscreen details. The Windows Flip feature allows the user to switch between open windows by clicking a button. The scroll wheel allows four-way scrolling.
The Wireless Mouse is a communication device accessory designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities. This mouse can be used as an access device for ComLink Communicators (not included; see separate entries) to activate speech output. It can also be used in programming the ComLink. The mouse uses a small USB-powered radio transmitter that plugs into one of the ComLink's USB ports and then communicates wirelessly with the mouse.