“DO IT YOURSELF” ENTRYPURPOSE: To create a simple device to help individuals with dropped head syndrome (DHS) maintain their head in the upright position. The “baseball cap orthosis” is made using a well-fitting baseball cap without an adjustment buckle in the back. The system consists of two bands with strips of Velcro at the end. One band is permanently attached to the back of the cap. That band is then be inserted under the clothing to a level below the rib cage. The second band functions as
The 4-Square Pillow provides a soft, safe spot for reading, napping or daydreaming. Perfectly sized for all ages.
The 45 degree Torso Wedge ##2014 is a positioning wedge designed to oblique patient. This wedge is made of polyurethane foam covered in 20 mil heavy gauge vinyl, and is heat sealed to prevent contamination. DIMENSIONS: 10 x 10 x 24 inches.
The 45 Degree Wedge is a positioning wedge designed for use in positioning, back support and turning. This cushion can provide either a 45- or 90-degree angle and it supports the length of the torso. It is available in standard and economy densities. DIMENSIONS: 24 inches long.
The 6919 Positioning Pillow is a body positioner and infant positioning cushion made of a foam blend. Small squares of foam fill an inner pillow case made of vinyl, which is covered with an outer pillowcase that zips off for washing. SIZES: Small or Large. DIMENSIONS: 20 x 20 inches (small) and 32 x 20 inches (large). COLOR: Forest green.
The Achievement Deep V Positioner is a side lying positioner designed for use by children and adults with mobility or severe physical disabilities. This unit enables users to maintain a comfortable side lying position without restraining straps. This V-shaped sidelyer is constructed of a high density, flame-retardant foam with a flame resistant vinyl cover. SIZES: Small, medium, and large. DIMENSIONS (WxLxD): The small positioner is 12 x 48 x 11 inches. The medium positioner is 22 x 60 x 11 inch
The Achievement Deluxe Sidelyer is a side lying positioner designed for use with children with neurological and physicdal disabilities. Designed to ease positioning for children, this unit enables children to lie on their left or right side in a secure, comfortable position. This positioner includes two padded safety belts that adjust for the girth and the height of the child. Made of high density flame retardant foam, this side lyer is covered with 21-ounce, flame-retardant vinyl and secured to
The Achievement Modified Incline Ramps are positioning wedges designed for use with children or adults with mobility, severe physical, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injuries. These wedges are intended to provide gentle support when positioning an individual in a supine or prone position. Constructed of firm, comfortable, fire-resistant foam, these wedges are covered in extra heavy- duty anti-bacterial fire-retardant vinyl. Velcro-backed safety straps are included. These wedges can
The Achievement Positioning System is a positioning wedge system designed to provide firm, comfortable positioning for children and adolescents with neurological or severe physical disabilities. This system can be used in a variety of configurations including prone, supine and sidelying positioning. Unit assembles as a cube for easy storage and has Velcro tabs for connecting the pieces. The wedges are made of fire-retardant dense foam and easy to clean vinyl. SIZES: The set includes two small we
The Achievement Wedges are child positioning wedges designed for use with children with mobility, neurological, or lower extremity disabilities. Intended to provide therapeutic positioning and exercise for children, these colorful durable wedges are made of high- compression foam and covered in heavy-duty fire- retardant anti-bacterial vinyl. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): 4 x 20 x 22 inches, 4 x 30 x 22 inches, 6 x 14 x 26 inches, 6 x 20 x 22 inches, 6 x 24 x 28 inches, 8 x 20 x 22 inches, 8 x 24 x 28 inc
Nylon reinforced vinyl covered foam shapes. Wide Velcro closure straps to position child. Wedge shape, chair and saucer shape.
The Adjust-a-Pillow is designed for use by individuals with neck pain, injury, or disability. It keeps users neck in a comfortable position while you're driving, or can even be used around the house when you pick up your favorite book or lay down for a nap. It has six adjustable positions to ensure you have the most support and comfort you can possibly imagine. The material is soft on the skin and the zippered cover can be removed for cleaning.
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The Adjustable Head Support is a padded head positioner with support legs designed to enable the head to be supported in prone, supine, or seated positions. The angle of support can be adjusted by altering the support legs. It may be useful for diagnostic testing, therapeutic massage, and cranial compression. OPTIONS: Extension legs are available. DIMENSIONS: Extension legs are five inches long.
The AliGel™ Chest and Axillary Roll Covers is designed for use by individuals with arthritis, lower extremity and upper extremity disabilities. The chest positioner is design for wrapping around open rolls and to be used as a stand-alone positioner. Larger size for chest roll, smaller for axillary. Both come with hook-and-loop attachment.
The AliGel™ Chest Positioner is designed for use by individuals with arthritis, lower extremity and upper extremity disabilities. The chest positioner is design to uniformly conform to a patient’s shoulder-to-chest area. Has rounded edges for the axilla. Provide optimum upper body positioning while alleviating pressure on the thorax area.
The AliGel™ Contoured Chest Rolls is designed for use by individuals with arthritis, lower extremity and upper extremity disabilities. The chest rolls contoured conform to an adult's rib cage in prone position. Flat bottom provides stability and keeps positioner in place. Available in three different sizes.
The AliGel™ Contoured Head/Leg Rests is designed for use by individuals with arthritis, lower extremity and upper extremity disabilities. The device helps stabilize the users head while providing easy access to face and top of cranium. Also use to position and protect knee or calf from pressure.
The Alimed Aerocell II is a wheelchair cushion cover designed for individuals at risk of developing pressure sores. The cushion distributes pressure for even positioning for a more relaxed and comfortable sitting experience. The device is made out of black stretch nylon and its cover is washable. DIMENSIONS: Standard size is 18 inches length x 20 inches width x 4 inches depth. CAPACITY: 440 pound capacity. WEIGHT: 3.5 pounds. COLOR: Black. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.
The AliMed® Side-Lying Hip Abductor is a hip abductor designed for persons recovering from hip or knee surgery that keeps the user's knees bent at 90° and abducted to externally rotate the hip. This product is ideal for hip adductor spasticity to reduce bone-to-bone pressure in the hips and knees. This product is to be used while laying down. Can be reused and wipes clean. There is a waterproof model that is sold separately.
The AngleBlock, model W4513, is a large foam shape designed for use with children with physical disabilities. Made of dense poly-foam and covered in vinyl-coated nylon with zipper closure, this wedge features a "hinged" center which enables it to be configured in a variety of shapes. Blocks can be connected using the attached Velcro fasteners. DIMENSIONS (WxHxL): 24 x 24 x 60 inches. WEIGHT: 8 pounds. COLOR: Assorted bright colors.
The Back and Joint Pain Reliever is a machine that replicates the pain-relieving effects of inversion therapy while lying flat on one's back. Padded ankle and arm supports hold the body in place on the cushioned bench, while an easy-to-reach lever allows users to extend feet downward by applying only the amount of force that they find most comfortable. The result is a reviving stretch that relieves pressure on the spine as well as decompresses the joints in the shoulders, hips, knees and ankles.
The Back Support Wedge, model 9FFSW, is a positioning wedge designed for use with children with neurological or severe physical disabilities. This covered foam wedge provides firm support at 45 degrees. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): 12.5 x 24 x 12.5 inches.
Back2Go Back Support is designed for children to strengthen posture and trunk on a chair, wheelchair, or stroller. It features a two-strap system with buckle closure to secure back support to an existing back surface. Straps can be stored in back pocket when not in use. The height and width can be adjusted. It has removable lateral supports for additional support. There is a zippered vinyl trunk harness in an “H” configuration for anterior chest support.
With the Backpack Lumbar Support, students can carry heavy backpacks with more safely. The adjustable air chamber rests on the lumbosacral area, transferring weight to the hips and reducing force on the neck, back and shoulders. Improved weight distribution helps to correct posture and prevent back strain and injury to growing bodies. Simply adjust the size of support to desired comfort level with the attached air pump. The Backpack Lumbar Support is a universal lumbar support that uses a quick
BallsEase is an inflatable ball that is designed to be used as a therapeutic body positioner or support. The ball is not intended to be fully inflated so that it will mold to a body’s shape. It can be inflated by blowing through one’s mouth or using a pump. The BallsEase does not contain latex and can be cleaned with a mild detergent and a damp cloth. SIZES: Available in small and large. DIMENSIONS: 10-12 inches diameter (small) or 12-15 inches diameter (large). COLORS: The large size is oran
The Balzac Balloon Ball is a large, inflatable, textured balloon designed to encourage motor skills and balance for individuals with a physical disability. Place noisy objects such as coins inside the balloon to make it an audio tracking device for individuals who are hard of hearing. The protective cover allows clients to throw and kick the balloon safely. The Balloon comes with four bladders and a handbook with dozens of ideas. OPTIONS: Also available is a set of four replacement bladders, mod
Bean Bag Beds are body positioners designed for use by children and adults with neurological or severe physical disabilities. Made of tough, wipe-clean vinyl, these positioners conform to the user's body shape. SIZES: Model 9SBBB is a Senior Bean Bag and model 9JBBB is a Junior Bean Bag. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): Model 9SBBB is 25 x 215 x 78 centimeters and model 9JBBB is 25 x 120 x 60 centimeters.
The Bed Wedge with Pocket is a positioning wedge or wedge pillow designed for use by individuals with circulatory, lower extremity, respiratory or digestive disabilities or neck, back, or shoulder pain or injury. Filled with shape-retaining latex foam, this wedge is made of durable foam with a washable zippered cover, and it provides elevation for the head, foot or leg while in bed. Features includes a 7-inch sewn in pocket for storing small items such as television remote controls, magazines,
The Bedfellow Positioning Roll, model 6306, is a positioning roll designed for use by individuals with physical disabilities. This flexible three-section pillow provides full body support in lateral and dorsal positioning. The pillow can be folded to fit body contours and the center pillow can be rolled while still attached or zipped off to provide lumbar or head support. Side leaning while seated can be managed by buttoning the two sides of the pillow together in front of the users. The Bedfell
The Better Baby Seat is a body positioner designed for infants with digestive, physical, and neurological disabilities. This seat can position the child at 30 degrees in the prone position to aid with gastro-esophageal reflux. A firm support for the head and trunk is included. The seat can also be used for reclined positioning. In both positions, the child is secures with a soft, roomy diaper-style seat harness. The harness and a removable, washable pad are included. OPTIONS: A vinyl pad and har
The BetterBack a portable seat is a self-supporting unit that can easily be carried and used anywhere. The BetterBack provides a comforting, natural back support and was designed to prevent slouching while maintaining a neutral spine position. Its contoured wood shape keeps the integrity of the seat and back components independent of the surface on which the user places it. The seat also helps users maintain a comfortable, anatomically correct sitting position. DIMENSIONS: 15.5 inches depth x 13
The Dynamic Bioform® Floatation System Cushion is designed for use by individuals with a spinal cord injury, muscular dystrophy and other neurological impairments. It can be used to prevent pressure ulcers or to relieve pressure during lengthy periods in the seated position. Bioform® Floatation System Cushions are made of raised cells of LEVAGEL® which are placed at equal distances from one another to allow for the circulation of air. The anatomic shape of the cushion offers: a recessed area f
The Dynamic Plus Bioform® Floatation System Cushion is used to provide protection from pressure ulcers. It is designed for use by individuals who have difficulty moving while in a seated position as a result of a spinal cord injury, muscular dystrophy, or other neurological impairments. Bioform® Floatation System Cushions are made of raised cells of LEVAGEL® which are placed at equal distances from one another to allow for the circulation of air. The anatomic shape of the cushion offers: a reces
Bioform® S102 is an anti-bedsore cushion designed for use by individuals with a spinal cord injury, muscular dystrophy, or other neurological impairments. It provides pressure relief in medium risk situations. The Bioform® S102 features a smooth surface and different thicknesses of Gel to reduce pressure on sensitive areas, massage the skin and stimulate lymph ducts. The cushion is manufactured by means of the RVS (Royal Vacuum System) technology. This patent system consists of vacuum-fusing d
The Body Pillow - Washable Poly Satin is a body support pillow designed for patient positioning, individuals with arthritis, side posture pregnancy comfort, and supportive comfort in bed?. The poly satin material is permanently bonded to a fine polyester mesh, making it soft as satin but machine washable and dryable. The hypo-allergenic polyfill core adds soft support.
JazzRX is a clinically designed back cushion meant to help reduce the health risks of sitting still, prevent "C" curve in the back and improve spinal alignment. It helps reduce back pain during long periods of sitting whether in car, airplane or at work and home. DIMENSIONS: 16 inches length x 0.5 inches height x 16 inches width inches. WEIGHT: 1.1 pounds. COLOR: Black.
WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: 3-year, 100 percent performance guarantee.
The Body Support Wedge, model 9FFBW, is a positioning wedge designed for use with children with severe physical or neurological disabilities. This covered foam wedge provides full body support at 15 degrees. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): 12.5 x 36 x 42 inches.
Boppy is a body positioner designed to provide support for infants in a prone or suppine position and to provide support while sitting for young children.The C-shaped padded, cushion style support features an opening to cradle an infant or to fit around a child's hips. Two of these cushions may be stacked for support while sitting. OPTIONS: Cotton slipcover. COLOR: The pillow is white. The slipcover is available in blue with bees or pistachio dots.
The Buckwheat Sleeping Pillow is a body support pillow designed for use by individuals with arthritis and other disabilities. The pillow helps relieve muscle tension, headaches, neck and back pain. Shifting hulls mold to the body's natural contours for exceptional comfort. Allows fresh air to circulate, keeping your head and neck cool while users sleep.
The CanDo Donut Ball offers a balance challenge. The shape promotes and aids in the development of core strength and balance improvement.
The Careflex Huggle Therapeutic Chair is designed to provide a prescriptive postural solution for those with disabilities in the classroom. The Huggle features a single frame design that can be adapted for the individual needs of a child. It comes as standard in the open Sprite configuration, though is often customized with various accessories. The Huggle’s modern design is adjustable.
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.
Chin Switch Harness
------- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- A thermoplastic chin switch holder worn on the chest. The switch is held on to the harness with Velcro and can be easily removed.
The Chiropractic Massage Pillow, CM-1, is a vibrating, contoured pillow with a keyhole design. The pillow produces a massage action and is designed to encourage proper sitting posture. POWER: Battery operated on 2 "D" batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS: 14 x 10 inches.
The Classic Portal is a treatment chair designed for therapists assisting persons with biomechanical exercises. Made from an all maple and veneer construction with an environmentally safe lacquer finish, it is designed for ideal use in a corporate, spa, salon or clinical setting. This adjustable support system takes about 30 seconds to set up. It features a QuickLock arm rest with a valuables pouch and a QuickLock face rest; a carrying case with a nylon shoulder strap and handle are additionally
The Cloud Cushion, model 9CLCL, is a body positioner designed for use with individuals with neurological or severe physical disabilities. Made from strong PVC vinyl, this inflatable cushion also contains a layer of foam. When properly inflated, this cushion conforms to the user's body shape. DIMENSIONS: 84 x 84 x 12 inches.
The Comfort-U Total Body Pillow is a body support pillow designed for use by individuals with arthritis and other disabilities. Filled with hypoallergenic Fossfil, this U-shaped pillow has long "arms" to provide complete body support in any position. The pillow can be wrapped to any position to cradle specific areas, including the head, arms, neck, back, and hips. Shaking this pillow out restores it to its original shape. A cotton zippered cover is included. OPTIONS: A natural unbleached cotton
The Contour Twist Neck Pillow is a head and neck support cushion designed to properly align the head and neck during rest or sleep. This cushioned pillow can also be used for leg and lumbar support. Made of soft poly foam with bendable linkage inside, the pillow can be used to support other body areas such as the waist, lower back, and shoulders. DIMENSIONS: Available in 26 or 32 inches long. COLOR: Navy and ecru.
The ContourSleep Bed Wedge System is a total sleep and relaxation system reducing pressure on the spine, relieving muscle tension and reducing stress on the heart. OPTIONS: Optional cervical pillow. (Not included in the system). COLOR: Cream. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.
Cpsc side lying positioners allow persons to lie on their left or right side. Soft, flexible foam, slightly troughed to help hold a person in place. Covered with durable Naugahyde. The deep trough positioner has the bottom sloped at 35 degrees to hold a person in place without use of belts or other restraints. The shallow trough positioner has the bottom sloped at 10 degrees with belts for firm support.
Cpsc therapy shapes have been designed to allow optimum positioning. Firm but flexible foam, covered with Naugahyde. Wedges or ramps: 24 by 24 by 6 inches high, 24 by 24 by 8 inches high, or 24 by 24 by 10 inches high. Cylinders: 8 inches diameter by 36 inches long, 10 inches diameter by 52 inches long, or 12 inches by 52 inches long.
The Cradles, model W4039, are large foam shapes designed for use with children with physical disabilities. Made of dense poly-foam and covered in vinyl-coated nylon with zipper closure, these large foam blocks have a U-shaped depression in the center to enable them to be used to support logs (see separate entry) or they can be used independently. When turned upside down, they can also be used as a crawling tunnel. DIMENSIONS (WxHxL): 6 x 42 x 14 inches. WEIGHT: 25 pounds. COLOR: Assorted bright
The DaVinci Tool Massager is a lightweight, versatile self-massage tool designed for use by individuals suffering from headache pain and sore muscles. It is designed to relieve stress, muscle spasms, trigger points and improve posture. User’s place the DaVinci Tool where they are experiencing pain, such as at the top of the neck or the base of the skull while lying back and relaxing. Adjust the position until you feel relief. Each side of the DaVinci Tool has a different application. It can als
The Desktop Portable II is a treatment chair designed to support the upper body for treatments by therapists in all sorts of environments. This seated support system features QuickLock angle adjustments designed for control of spinal alignment and cervical flexion. It is designed to support a wide range of body types and table heights. The chair is small, lightweight and comes with a carrying case. WEIGHT: Five pounds. WARRANTY: Five years.
DOD Fitness Kit is designed for use by individuals with various conditions that impact joint integrity such as arthritis, tendonitis, or carpal tunnel, osteoporosis, patellar tendonitis, runner’s knee and jumper’s knee. The DOD fitness kit can be used during basic fitness activities such as yoga, Pilates, physical therapy, relaxation, or massage. This kit is designed to support, stabilize and cushion the knees, reduce stress and press on wrists, and prevent and reduce neck pain while lying on th
The Doodlebug Insert, model 1065, is a back support cushion designed for use with Kay Kinder Chairs (see separate entry, as well as other positioning chairs and high chairs. This terry cloth covered foam support also reduces the width and depth of the chair, enabling it to be used by smaller children. The cover can be unzipped and remove for washing. COLOR: Red or light blue.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Head operated switch which turns on if head is held upright and off if the head tilts too far forward or back, to encourage a child to keep her/his head in an upright position. Materials include 2 glass mercury switches, 4 feet of 2 conductor, 22 gauge stranded wire, a subminiature size plug, a strip of cardboard, soldering iron, and hot melt glue with applicator gun. Describes and diagrams construction of the switch. The switch may be attatched to the
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a sleep positioner for children with disabilities, particularly those children who experience muscle tension and loss of muscle tone. Doze is a sleep positioner that assists with side-lying posture at bedtime. The pod-like design decreases the risk of sleeping in awkward positions that may interfere with growth, put pressure on the spine, as well as affect air flow resulting in breathing problems. The Doze design is inspired by the armad
The Dreamkuddle is a soft body positioner designed for use by children with cognitive, emotional, or neurological disabilities. This body-sized pillow is designed to provide a cuddly "nesting" spot for relaxation and calming. This pillow conforms to the body to provide proper positioning where needed. This pillow is filled with hypo-allergenic material and covered in a water proof vinyl. OPTIONS: Cotton pillow case sold separately. DIMENSIONS(LxD): 30 x 22 inches. COLOR: natural pillow case.
The Drop Off Wedge, model 102, is a positioning wedge designed to provide support to individuals in the "all fours" position. The wedge is made of fire retardant foam and upholstery. Two straps on the top and one strap on the shorter vertical side (H1) help to maintain the user's position. DIMENSIONS: Four standard sizes are available, but manufacturer will also do custom designs. Standard sizes (H1xH2xWxL) are 9 x 12 x 30 x 8 inches (no. 102AA, $266), 12 x 15 x 30 x 11 inches (no. 102A, $282),
The Dublup is large geometric shapes designed for use with children with severe physical or neurological disabilities. Supplied in two sections, these foam-filled PVC shapes can be combined to create a variety of large shapes. SIZES: Size 1, model 9DLP1, is suitable for children up to four years of age. Size 2, model 9DLP2, is suitable for children from four to nine years of age. Size 3, model 9DLP3, is suitable for children nine years of age and older. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): Size 1 is 10 x 48 x 15
The Dublup Ballpool is ball flotation therapy designed for use with children with neurological, balance, or mobility disabilities. The Ballpool walls are created by joining two Dublup Size 1 shapes (see separate entry). The unit is then lined by attaching the included ball sack inside the walls with Velcro to complete the pool, which can then be filled with the included 800 balls. OPTIONS: An additional sack of balls is included. DIMENSIONS: The pool is 57 inches in diameter. COLOR: The balls co
The Duncan Headrest is a prone head support designed to provide weight-bearing surfaces to the forehead, maxillary area, chin and lateral borders of face. Made of Plexiglass, this concave support has cutout for the eyes, nose, and mouth. Supported on rocker legs, this headrest has poly-foam padding between the bearing surfaces and plastic. This headrest is available in an Original model or an Improved model, which has double-thick plexiglass and a 0.5-inch rubber channel to prevent slippage.
Eggcrate foam contoured positioning wedge for elevation of upper body. Combination lumbar, cervical roll supports lumbar region while sitting and cervical spine while sleeping. Polyurethane foam. White cotton/poly cover.
The Dynamic Forehead Strap System is a headrest accessory designed to support the head for individuals who have difficulty maintaining their head in an upright position. It is meant for use with the S.O.F.T. headrest system (see separate entry). The system consists of pulleys that allow the forehead band to move with the user, providing greater freedom of movement. The strap is designed to float about freely with the user. The straps are available in two different styles. The first features a te
The Elelvating Bed Wedges, series 5530, are positioning wedges designed to elevate the head or legs of individuals with breathing, circulatory, lower extremity, or back disabilities. These foam wedges are available with or without a cloth covers. DIMENSIONS: 7.5 x 27 x 24 inches, 10 x 27 x 24 inches, or 12 x 27 x 24 inches.
The Elevating Leg Rest is a positioning wedge designed to provide relief from swelling in the legs and to maintain a pelvic tilt position to relieve stress on the spine. This wedgefeatures a slanted front to support the thighs. A zippered machine-washable cover is included. DIMENSIONS: 20 x 26 x 8 inches. COLOR: The cover is available in blue or white.
The Foam Chipping Filled Wedge, model 9FFFW, is a positioning wedge designed for use with children with severe physical or neurological disabilities. Filled with foam chipping, this bean-bag style support provides full body support at 15 degrees. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): 12.5 x 36 x 42 inches.
The Foam Slant is a foam positioning wedge designed to provide elevation of upper body or legs. The polyurethane foam wedge includes a polycotton cover.OPTIONS: Replacement covers. DIMENSIONS: 24 x 26 inches x 4 sloping to .5 inches; 24 x 26 x 7.5 sloping to .5 inches; 24 x 26 x 10 sloping to .5 inches; 24 x 26 x 12 sloping to .5 inches. COLOR: The cover is available in a choice of blue or white.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Foam wedge for various positioning and exercise activities. Instructions for constructing a wedge to fit the individual child (measuring armpit to ankle and armpit to wrist) made from a foam mattress, covered with a waterproof material, and with a terrycloth removable cover. Includes drawings, uses and comments. SKILLS REQUIRED: Sewing. Assembly. Plastics. AUTHOR: Hartrick, J TITLE: Equipment to Make: A Guide for Parents with a Child who has a Physical
The Folding Bed Wedge is a positioning wedge designed for use by individuals with respiratory or circulatory disabilities. Made of lightweight, breathable polyurethane foam, this wedge can be used to support the upper body or the knees and lower legs. A washable polyester velour cover is included. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 24 x 24 inches unfolded, 24 x 12 inches folded; 9.5 inches high at the top when unfolded, 10 inches high folded. WEIGHT: 3.5 pounds.
The Crawl Cube Plus, model W4586, is a large foam shape designed for use with children with physical disabilities. Made of dense poly-foam and covered in vinyl-coated nylon with zipper closure, this cube can be used for crawling and climbing. When the touch fasteners at the corners are released, the cube transforms into a long, straight crawl course of four flat-topped mounds. Two or more units can also be connected for a variety of movement activities. DIMENSIONS (WxHxL): In the cube formation,
The Functional Forms Incline Wedge is a positioning wedge designed to provide support to individuals lying in an elevated supine resting position or an elevated prone position to allow for a more active, elevated head position while bearing weight on the forearms. The wedge features a 15-degree incline to help support the user, and it has four adjustable straps to assist in maintaining the trunk in a straight and aligned position (also available without straps). Therapeutic benefits of the wedge
The Functional Forms Nighttime Sidelyer Board, models 110A and 110B, is a side lying positioner designed to attach to the secured siderails of a bed to help persons with physical disabilities to maintain a comfortable position. It can also be used for relaxation or as a foundation for other school, work, and play activities. Therapeutic benefits of sidelying may include decreased abnormal reflex movements and improved alignment of the spine and internal organs. The board is made with wood, with
The Functional Forms Sidelyer is a side lying positioner designed to maintain persons with physical disabilities to maintain a comfortable sidelying position. It can also be used for relaxation or as a foundation for other school, work, and play activities. Therapeutic benefits of the sidelying position may include decreased abnormal reflex movements, improved alignment of the spine and internal organs, and improved breathing and digestion. The board is made of wood with fire retardant foam and
Students experience tactile and visual stimulation, develop hand-eye coordination, and improve finger strength and hand dexterity as they manipulate the gel to move the ball through the maze. The gel surface and foam base protect against injury caused by uncontrolled motor activity. The heat-sealed vinyl pad can be wiped clean with a disinfectant.
The Gel-Top Sensory Stimulation Tray provides both tactile and visual stimulation to calm and soothe as students press the gel and watch the stars move. It also reduces pressure on arms and elbows when the tray is used for postural support and positioning. Tray fastens easily to wheelchair arms by wrapping the hook-and-loop bands around the chair arms and the tray.
The Geo-Matt 30 is a positioning wedge designed to position the user at a 30-degree angle. This wedge features the Geo-Matt design with more than 800 cells to respond independently to absorb and reduce pressure to the scapula area. The large base prevents the wedge from slipping once in place. This wedge is available with or without a fire-retardant Soft Skin covering.
The Goniometric Osborne and Osborne Head Supports are head positioners designed for use in the prone position. These supports are made of clear acrylic with foam padding in the facial area and cutouts for the nose, muoth, and eyes. These units are height- and angle-ajustable. The Goniometric Osborne Head Support has a goniomter on the side to measure precise flexion and extension.
The Gunnell RPR Prone Rocker can assist the individual user in vestibular relaxation, postural and post nasal drainage and other stimuli. The prone rock is made of an ABS plastic arched base and plastic knee rest, both are covered with removeable padding. The tubular rocker frame is nylon coated and comes with a chest strap. DIMENSIONS: Accommodate users 36 to 52 inches tall.
The Handhold with Suction Cup Base is designed for use for individuals who may experience decreased trunk stability. As the user is gripping the handhold with one hand, it allows the trunk to become more stable resulting in increased coordination to perform daily activities such as eating, reading, writing, playing activities and using augmentative communication devices. The handhold can be used on any smooth, hard surface.
DIMENSIONS: 8.5 inches x 6.5 inches x 4.75 inches.
A Hang-n-Roll Bolster, models 1020, 1022, 1024, 1026, is a bolster that can be used as a vertical bolster, pony bolster, or a floor bolster for individuals with a physical disability. By hanging it vertically or horizontally from the tightly secured straps on either end it can be used for climbing and hanging for gravitationally insecure clients. It can be used to challange postural adjustments and balance reactions as well as facilitate motor skills. By putting the bolster on the floor it can a
---- DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --------- PURPOSE: To provide a do-it-yourself solution for a young lady with head mobility issues to keep her head from falling forward while communicating and/or eating. A sturdy post was attached to the back of the young lady’s wheelchair. Various hats, headbands, etc. were modified by adding a string and hook. The string and hook are attached to the post on the back of the wheelchair keeping the young lady’s head upright. TITLE: The Hat Holder. WEBSITE: Workshop S
The Head Control Switch is a head position switch designed for use by children and adults with disabilities. The switch is activated by being tilted and can be mounted on the head or another body part.
The Head Support is a head positioner designed to disperse pressure on the head for individuals who must remain in a lateral or supine position for extended periods. The concave support features a triangular cut-out in the center to float the ear when the user is in a lateral position or the back of the head when supine. This support is available in a choice of economy or standard density.
The Head Switch is a touch switch that can activated with various body parts for individuals with physical disabilities. The switch requires very little pressure and so can be used by the head, knee, elbow, cheek, etc. Contact manufacturer for information on switch mounting kits (not included). DIMENSIONS: The length is 3.75 inches.
The Height Adjustable Wedge is a positioning wedge designed to provide elevating positioning at a range of heights for children with physical disabilities. The sling design keeps the child in mid-line position and the adjustable hip belt provides support to keep the pelvis in a neutral position. A removable abductor is also included. The wedge consists of a tubular steel frame equipped with a repositionable height adjustment bar and urethane cushioning with woven vinyl covering. DIMENSIONS: Heig
The Hip and Knee Oversize Comfort Pillow is a memory foam pillow that relieves stress on the knees, hips, and back for those who sleep on their sides or have medical conditions which make side laying uncomfortable. The pillow's tapered shape fits naturally between the user's legs and it prevents the knees from dropping below the pelvis, alleviating tension and discomfort in the knees, hips, and lower back. Made from memory foam with cooling gel, the pillow contours to the shape of the body to re
Human Beans are body positioners designed for use by children, teens, and adults with physical or neurological disabilities. These large, cylindrical pillows aid in positioning for side lying, prone or supine, or sitting. Available in a Sleeping Bean (adult), Teen Bean, or Kidney Bean (infant or children), all models are hypo-allergenic, filled with polyester, and covered in Staph-Check antibacterial waterproof vinyl. OPTIONS: Cotton pillow case/cover. DIMENSIONS: The Sleeping Bean is 5.5 feet l
The Inclined Mattress Topper is a gradually raised bed topper that provides relief from the symptoms of heartburn, sinus congestion and snoring. The mattress topper starts level with the foot of the bed and inclines subtly, raising a sleeper's upper body to reduce acid reflux and allow gravity to gently drain sinus passages. The interior is made from supportive cooling gel memory foam that contours to the shape of the body to relieve pressure points and provide a comfortable cushion on which to
The Incliner Wedge is a positioning wedge designed for use by individuals with respiratory disabilities or acid reflux. This wedge elevates the head and shoulders and is crafted of two layers of plush foam. This folding wedge can be used under or on top of a fitted sheet and has a removable, machine-washable velour cover. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 24 x 24 x 7 inches. WEIGHT: 3.5 pounds. WARRANTY: 90-day satisfaction guarantee.
The Independent is an adjustable vertical stander designed for children from 18 months old to young adult who require moderate levels of support when weight bearing while in supported standing. The Independent supports users at the feet, knees, hips and trunk. The height, width and angle can be adjusted independently for a customized fit. It is designed to promote increased comfort and support by providing soft, padded thoracic and pelvic bands as well as padded knee cups. The Independent comes
Specifically designed to appeal to young children and their families, the Jenx Monkey is a fun and gentle introduction to standing. Offering smooth and easy angle adjustment, even with the child in the product, the Monkey can go from upright at 90 degrees, down to 20 degrees prone – providing a way to gradually build tolerance to standing as part of a therapy program. The capacity for outstanding thoracic and pelvic support coupled with flexible leg positioning make the Monkey prone stander an o
Jenx Multistander is a pediatric standing system designed for use by children 6 months to 6 years with motor and neurological disabilities to assist with weight bearing and standing activities. The Jenx Multistander offers a variety of configurations for prone, upright or supine standing. The user may be positioned anywhere between upright and horizontal positions. This multifunctional stander can accommodate children smaller than the minimum height by using sandal-raising blocks. The removable
Jenx Prone Stander-Green is a dedicated prone stander designed to provide support anteriorly for children with mobility and neurological impairments such as cerebral palsy, spina bifida and Tethered spinal cord syndrome. The individual support pads can be adjusted in relation to each other to ensure a proper fit. Children with longer bodies and shorter legs can be just as comfortable as those with shorter bodies and longer legs. The hip and chest straps are closed in the center and then adjust
Jenx Prone Stander-Orange is a dedicated prone stander designed to provide support anteriorly for children with mobility and neurological impairments such as cerebral palsy, spina bifida and Tethered spinal cord syndrome. The individual support pads can be adjusted in relation to each other to ensure a proper fit. Children with longer bodies and shorter legs can be just as comfortable as those with shorter bodies and longer legs. The hip and chest straps are closed in the center and then adjus
Ziggy is one-of-a-kind cushion that can be used for positioning, support, comfort and imaginative play.
The Corner Seat has an adjustable height back and can be used with or without an upper back support. An abduction block is used to help keep a child well positioned, with their hips neatly back into the seat.
JonVac Vacuum Mattress is designed for children with mobility disabilities. It is a mattress that offers a variety of positioning options to help keep a child comfortable while resting. The JonVac Vacuum Mattress is designed with a lasting mold, but is easy to remold for the child’s unique need.
OPTIONS: JonVac Electronic Pump and JonVac Foot Pump.
SIZES: Please speak to us about sizes and suitability of each bed, cot or sleeping system.
WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.
Junior Squashy Seat by ROMPA® is designed for use by children with sensory processing disorders or those who are able sit independently, but require additional support. It is soft and can be molded to an individual’s body shape. This seat is similar to a bean bag, but is less supportive than foam-filled alternatives and so is unsuitable for those requiring more firm and supportive furniture.
The Kaye Neat-Seat is a youth positioning chair designed for use with children ages two to six years with mobility, neurological, or other physical disabilities. Useful for traveling therapists, wooden one-piece unit combines a table and positioning chair and folds flat without tools for storage and transport. This seat provides a firm seat, back, and footrest to maintain proper postural alignment, freeing the child's arms for skilled movement. The chair is particularly useful for children with
The Kaye Supine Positioner, model SP2, is a body positioner designed for use with children with neurological, severe physical, or visual disabilities. This unit provides a structure to enable children from one to six years of age to experience visually-directed play in the supine position, encouraging reaching, postural stability of the head and shoulder girdle, visual convergence, visual scanning, and visual attention. The unit consists an adjustable washabel nylon hammock support for the head
The Knee Rest is a positioning wedged designed to be placed under the knees for pelvis traction, to improve circulation, or to relieve swelling in the knees or ankles or from phlebitis. The wedge also relieves stress on the lower back. The foam wedge includes a polycotton cover. OPTIONS: Replacement covers are available. DIMENSIONS: 24 x 11 x 19 inches. COLOR: The cover is available in blue or white.
The Lamaze First Mirror is a visual stimulation activity designed for use by infants with visual or cognitive disabilities. This unit consists of a three-dimensional, triangular, cloth-covered foam wedge with a mirror on one surface. The mirror can be removed to enable the wedge to be used for positioning. COLOR: Each surface features a different black-and-white geometric pattern or solid color.
The Large 5-Strap Rehab Wedge is a positioning wedge with straps designed for use with individuals with neurological or physical disabilities. This wedge has five straps positioned horizontally, from the top of the wedge to the bottom in equal intervals. Individuals can be positioned either prone or supine. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 16 x 72 x 30 inches.
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 Large Supiner is a positioning wedge designed for use by individuals with severe physical or neurological disaabilities or spinal cord injury. The unit comprises a wedge with a wide touch-fastening chest strap for proper trunk alignment and an oversize leg-support block for stable, full-leg support. Also included is a head-support roll. DIMENSIONS: Sized for individuals 60 to 72 inches tall. COLOR: Assorted.
The Lateral Facial Component model LFC-1 is an accessory for the SOFT-1 or SOFT-2 headrest systems (see separate entries) that provides additional support to persons with severe ATNR or difficulty aligning in midline position. The support consists of two independently adjustable pads placed in front of the user's ears and extending from approximately the cheekbone to the crest of the head. The user's hearing or visual field is only minimally interfered by the device. The LFC-1 may be ordered thr
Leckey’s KIT Seating System (Size 2) is an adjustable modular seating system designed to provide teens and adults with neurological and physical disabilities with postural support. The KIT Seating System’s Pelvic Cradle wraps around the user’s buttocks and pelvis to help stabilize his or her pelvis. This ultimately supports the user’s trunk and head alignment and upper limb function, and helps him maintain an upright posture. The KIT Seating System also features: Individually adjustable hip and
The Leg Elevator is a positioning wedge designed for use by individuals with lower extremity and circulatory disabilities. This hospital-grade foam wedge keeps the legs elevated while sleeping on the back or side without creating pressure points. An adjustable inner wedge enables the user to customize the fit. The foam is anatomically shaped and the wedge has a wool fleece top pad for comfort. A cotton jersey cover is included. SIZES: Small for people up to 5 feet, 6 inches tall or large for peo
The Logs are large foam shapes designed for use with children with physical disabilities. Made of dense poly-foam and covered in vinyl-coated nylon with zipper closure, these logs can be used for balance, coordination, and basic movement activities. SIZES: Model W4047 is small and model 4041 is large. DIMENSIONS: Model W4047 is 12 x 24 inches and model W4041 is 24 x 48 inches. WEIGHT: Model W4047 weighs 5 pounds and model W4041 weighs 25 pounds. COLOR: Model W4047 is blue and yellow and model W4
Large foam blocks for preschoolers. Noiseless, weightless, massive play blocks with tunnels for crawling and large geometric shapes. Primary color vinyl covered foam. Featherlight. Capable of large structure building. Squares, rectangles, cylinders, half cylinders, triangles, wedges,bridges, circles, and interlocks available. Blocks can be purchased individually or in several size sets.
The Mounting Switch is a touch switch designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities, spinal cord injuries, or upper extremity disabilities. This switch may be mounted in a variety of locations (though used primarily at the head level) and shaped for optimal positioning. The activation pressure of the switch is adjustable from one to three ounces and an audible click is emitted when the switch closes. DIMENSIONS: 6.5 inches long. WEIGHT: 3 ounces.
The Musical Posture Trainer, model 1120, is a posture switch designed to provide feedback with soft music for indivudals with little or no muscle control. It attaches to any part of the body with a velcro strap. This positive feedback device plays soft music when the desired position is achieved.
The O.R. Table Pillow is a foam head positioner designed to provide support and pressure relief for the head during surgery or when prolonged supine or lateral positioning is required. This pillow has flat rectangular base with raised sides to prevent the head from rolling off pillow. Reversal by 180 degrees provides slight extension of neck.
Octagonal donut shapes are fabricated with durable vinyl-coated nylon and packed with twelve inches of densely compacted foam padding. DIMENSIONS: 18 x 52 inches, 30 x 52 inches.
Olympic Vac Pacs are body positioners designed for use by individuals with physical disabilities.These products are patient positioning systems comprised of large rubberized vinyl bags filled with tiny plastic beads. The bags are soft and pliable until the air is drawn out through a special valve. Atmospheric pressure forces the beads into a solid mass conforming to the exact molded shape. Vac Pacs hold their shape for 24 to 48 hours and allowing air back in to the bag returns Vac Pacs to a soft
The Opti-Cool Headgear - EVA Foam Cooling Helmet is designed to offer users optimal protection to reduce the impact of head injury, while also giving the user the option of using it with custom cold packs. Uses include:
Opti-Cool Headgear is a light weight EVA foam and Lycra helmet. It is designed for everyday use and protection for individuals who require additional head support. EVA foam has both clarity and gloss, low-temperature toughness, stress-crack resistance, hot-melt adhesive waterproof properties, and is resistant to UV radiation. The helmet has impact and vibration absorption which allows for energy to disperse upon impact, reducing the chance for serious head injury. The interior of the helmet allo
The Kaltenborn Mobilization Wedge, model 612, and the Original Norsk Mobilization Wedge, model 611, are positioning wedges used in thoracic spinal adjusting, joint positioning, and mobilization. Both models feature a molded groove on one side to take pressure off the spinous processes. Model 612 is constructed of rubber and Model 611 is constructed of lightweight polyethylene. DIMENSIONS: Model 612 has a 4.25 x 8 inch base and model 611 has a base that is 4 x 9 inches.
The Ortho Knee Wedge is a knee positioner and positioning wedge designed for use by individuals with lower back pain or lower extremity disabilities. Intended to provide comfortable knee elevation while lying in bed, this wedge promotes leg circulation and helps flatten lower spine to reduce lower back discomfort. The cushion comes with a washable zippered cover. SIZES: The wedge is available in heights of 8 and 10 inches. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 8 x 25 x 20 inches; or 10 x 30.5 x 20 inches. COLOR:
The 45 Degree Total Arm Elevator is an arm positioner designed to abduct the arm and maintain a 45 degree elevation to aid in edema prevention. This positioner can be used for postoperative mastectomy patients or as an abductor for burn patients. The device consists of a foam wedge with a contoured cavity to keep the arm securely in place. For situations where bed width is limited, the elevator is also available in a narrow version. A vinyl cover is available; contact manufacturer for pricing in
Orthocare Therapy and Cervical Wedges are positioning wedges made of polyurethanDE e foam covered in 20 mil. heavy gauge vinyl. The wedges are heat sealed to preveDE nt contamination. The wedges are available in 10, 12, 16, or 20 degree inclinati DE ons. DIMENSIONS: 3 x 16 x 16 inches (##2011, $16.10); 4 x 20 x 20 inches (##2012, DE $29.85); 5 x 24 x 24 inches (##2013, $39.40); 6 x 24 x 24 inches (##2015, $58.30);DE 8 x 24 x 24 (##2016, $67.20); and 10 x 24 x 24 inches (##2017, $74.85).
The Orthocare Wedges, Triangles, and Rectangular Blocks ##4005 to ##4035 are large foam shapes designed for use as positioning wedges and body supports. There are 31 different models intended for use as cranial, decubitus, and extremity blocks, and spinal and tomographic wedges in addition to general positioning use. DIMENSIONS: Triangles range from 3 x 3 x 7.25 inches to 10 x 10 x 10 inches; Rectangles range from 1/2 x 4 x 6 inches to 4 x 18 x 24 inches; Wedges range from 3.5 x 7 x 8 inches to
The Orthopedic Knee Pillow (OKP) is a body support pillow designed to ease pain caused by pregnancy, injury to hips or back, lower back syndrome, and general sleeping discomfort. Sleeping in the fetal position with the OKP causes the hips to flare, reducing pressure on both hips' capsule and sacroiliac joints. With this reduction of pressure, many lower back syndromes become less painful.
The Penta Pillow is a body positioner designed for use by individuals with upper or lower extremity disabilities. This pillow has five sections, each filled with polyester and covered with cotton/polyester ticking, to form a trough to elevate and protect the arm, leg, or shoulder. This machine-washable pillow can also be used as a wedge to prevent rolling out of bed, to elevate bedding off the feet, or to provide abdominal support for pregnant women. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 20 x 8 inches. WEIGHT: 1.13
The Physio-Roll is a peanut-shaped inflatable roll designed to provide control and security for individuals with physical disabilities during balance activities. With a saddle-shaped middle, the roll cradles the user and the overall shape limits rotation to forward and backward. Used with or without a blanket, the roll can be used in squeeze play and tactile activities. DIMENSIONS: 12, 16, 22, 28, or 34 inches in diameter. CAPACITY: Up to 250 pounds depending on size. COLOR: Red, yellow, or blue
The Physio-Roll Outrigger Ball is a peanut-shaped inflatable roll designed to provide control and security for individuals with physical disabilities during balance activities. With a saddle-shaped middle, the roll cradles the user and the overall shape limits rotation to forward and backward. Used with or without a blanket, the roll can be used in squeeze play and tactile activities. DIMENSIONS: Available in 16-, 21.75-, and 27-inch heights. COLOR: Assorted.
Portable Hip Spica is suitable for children aged 12 months to 3 years old who are in plaster casts following hip surgery and require supportive seating. Easy-to-use knobs allow you to adjust the seat height, depth, angle and tilt as well as the height of the back and arm rests. Chairs come complete with pelvic straps, shoulder harness and tray. For children ages 1-3, this chair design offers high levels of adjustability and creates a lightweight alternative to the Multi Adjustable Hip Spica Chai
The Portal Pro is a treatment chair designed for use by therapists assisting persons with biomechanical exercises. The system takes 10 seconds to assemble with its lightweight compact design and can be opened to the users preferred settings. It features tilting arm and face rests, a chest pad, seat and knee rests attached with velcro designed to comfortably support the users body; all of these components are adjustable to a multitude of settings. For this system, there is no bar that exists betw
Posey - Roll Guards are side rail alternatives to prevent lucid patients from falling out of bed or falling when trying to exit bed unassisted. The Roll Guards feature two "rolls" attached with a cloth material. Each set of guards also features quick release buckles that easily attaches to the bed's frame. Replacement covers are also available.
The Posey Pressure-Relief Positioning Roll is a body positioners designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores or who require positioning assistance while seated or in bed. The roll provides full body support in lateral or dorsal positioning, and its flexible construction conforms to the user's body, reducing pressure. The role has a strap to secure it to a bed, chair or wheelchair. The straps can also be used to tie one roll to another. Models 6304 and 6304SC are high density for m
The Positex Personal Wedge is a positioning wedge designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, circulatory, respiratory, or digestive disabilities. The set includes two step-cut combustion-modified polyurethane foam wedges that can be used together or individually to create different height elevations. DIMENSIONS (WxH): 16 x 13 inches or 20 x 13 inches. COLOR: Blue.
The Positex Positioning Shim is a head positioner and positioning wedge designed to provide neck support while supine and to reduce patellar pressure while prone. The device can also be used under the thighs during quad exercises. Made of soft foam covered in vinyl, the wedge can be folded to double the height. COLOR: Blue.
The Basal Block, no. 9-101, is a wedge pillow and head positioner made of foam from the Alimed Positioner Foam Blocks series. The cushion is designed to support the back and shoulders with a contoured cutout for the head and neck in extensor thrust position. DIMENSIONS: 16 x 12 inches, tapers from 7 inches at 27 degrees.
The Torso Block, no. 9-100, is part of the Alimed Positioner Foam Blocks series. This foam wedge cushion is designed to support the back at a 27 degree angle. DIMENSIONS: 12 x 16 inches with a 7-inch high rounded top.
DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist a four-year-old child with muscular dystrophy with floor sitting. The child is unable to sit independently, so a large plastic laundry basket is used as a positioning aid and also keeps toys nearby, enabling him to interact with his peers. For additional support, the basket can be placed against a wall. MATERIALS: Laundry basket. AUTHOR: Howell, E. TITLE: Assistive Technology Ideas that Work. WEB SITE: cenmi.org/mits/downloads/atideas/PD/SH_PD6.pdf R
The Positioning Roll is a roll cushion designed to relieve pressure on the head and neck when placed under the neck. DIMENSIONS (LxD): 17 x 5 inches or 12 x 5 inches.
The Positioning Wedge, model 954, is a positioning wedge designed for use by individuals with mobility, severe physical or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injuries. These wedges are intended to provide gentle support when positioning an individual in a supine or prone position. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 10.5 x 24 x 26 inches. COLOR: Black, space blue, regimental blue, blue ridge, forest green, dusty jade, burgundy, chestnut, sand, camel or mauve.
The Positioning Wedges are body positioners designed to promote proper hip and spine alignment for people with back and lower extremity disabilities. These foam wedges also reduce sacral pressure to prevent or aid in healing pressure sores. Model 554010 comes with a cloth cover and model 554020 comes without a cover. DIMENSIONS: The wedges are 8 x 8 x 17 inches.
The Posture Buzzer, model 1140, is a posture switch designed to provide posture training for individuals with physical disabilities. This miniature mercury switch sounds when a body part is tilted beyond pre-set angle. It is the size of quarter and may be worn anywhere on body.
The Posture Improving Saddle seat is designed to replicate an equestrian's posture to aid in reducing back fatigue and discomfort while seated. The slight forward slope shifts the pelvis forward and raises the buttocks above the knees, resulting in a semi-standing posture that discourages slouching. The sides of the seat are also sloped, spreading the knees apart (hip abduction) and keeping the pelvis upright to reduce stress on the back, shoulders, and neck. The structure also removes contact p
The Posture Monitor is a biofeedback device designed to support individuals who have a limited physical control and difficulty maintaining appropriate posture due to neurological deficits. Its purpose is to promote attention given to maintaining proper trunk alignment by individuals seated in wheelchairs, thus encouraging a seated position that offers greater functionality; enhances learning, self esteem, and mobility; and improves physiological factors such as respiration, circulation and diges
Posturetex-multiway cushion is designed for individuals with limited mobility and use a wheelchair or a scooter for mobility. It is a versatile cushion featuring a 2 inch nodular foam base as well as a 2 inch nodular foam back which can be folded in half to make a 4 inch base cushion. The 2 inch base cushion is available with standard or coccyx cut out. Covered in black jacquard velvet which is removable for machine washing and a carry handle easy transportation. Spare covers are also available
Premature infant supine support pillow for infants over three pounds and medically stable. Pillow is constructed of flame retardant urethane foam, covered by vinyl Staph Check 6, with quilted washable slipcover. Foam is contoured to maintain flexed position of infant, with separate head support. Pillows are color-coded by size. Three sizes: Small (tan) for infants 1250 grams to 1800 grams; Medium (blue) for infants 1800 grams to 2410 grams; Large (white) for infants 2410 grams to 3500 grams. One
The Pressure Point Headache Reliever is a neck pillow that targets pressure points in the head and neck to help ease pain without medication. Users position the reliever under the neck while reclining, and the embedded therapy balls apply an even pressure on the suboccipital muscles at the base of the skull, loosening the knots and relaxing the tightness that occur with migraines and tension headaches. The pack can also be chilled in the freezer to augment the pressure point treatment with cold
The Pron Pillo, model 4206, is a head positioner designed to support the head, neck, and shoulders when lying face down. It features a cut-out center.
Recaro is a car seat designed for use with children weighing 9-36 kilograms with balance, neurological, or other physical disabilities. It is made out of an aluminum frame and offers additional contoured seat padding, lateral support and adjustability. Additional features include anatomical seat padding with leg support and an adjustable back height and seat depth. The width of the shoulder pads is adjustable and it comes with a standard 5-point safety harness with simplified central adjustmen
Therapeutic infant sling for gastro-esophageal reflux. Requires inclined mattress to 30 degrees. Quilted fabric. Ties to crib bars. Washable. Preemie, term or infant size. Blue or pink.
The Reflux Wedge is a therapeutic aid body positioner designed for infants with gastro-esophageal reflux. It holds infant prone at a 30 degree angle. Features include non-absorbent Staph-Chek covered fire retardant foam and zip closure covers. Quilted covers zips off easily for washing. SIZES: Bassinet, extra small, small, medium, large, or extra large. CAPACITY: Fits preemies and infants up to 30 pound. COLOR: Blue or pink.
The Rehabilitation Cushion System is a set of positioning wedges designed for positioning children and adults with physical disabilities for therapeutic exercise. The system consists of two large wedges and two small wedges that lock together with Velcro fasteners. The cushions are made from dense urethane foam covered with stain-and flame-resistant vinyl fabric. DIMENSIONS: The large wedges are 31 x 27 x 14 x 20 inches and the small wedges are 16 x 14 x 8 x 20 inches wide. Fastened togethe the
The Self-Inflating Back Rest is an easy-to-use and easy-to-store product that provides lumbar support whether users are at work or on the go. Users can adjust the back rest with just the twist of a valve, giving them full control over the level of inflation. The Self-Inflating Back Rest can provide support for people struggling with a herniated disc or sciatica. When not in use, the Self-Inflating Back Rest can be instantly deflated, rolled up and stored in a carry-on bag, briefcase or purse. Th
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Device to provide feedback for person having difficulty keeping head upright. A mercury switch is attached to the user's head in the desired "on" position. The switch is attached to a control box. Any 110 volt appliance such as a radio is plugged into the control box and the device turns off when the head moves from the desired position and the switch is no longer in the on position. SKILLS REQUIRED: Electronics. AUTHOR: TITLE: Cerebral Palsy Research
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Device encourages a child with cerebral palsy to hold head upright by turning on a television set or radio when the head is in the desired position, and turning it off when the head tilts forward. Control box with an electrical outlet switchable by a mercury contact switch is attached to a child's head so that holding the head upright or tilting it forward turns a radio or television on or off. Includes photograph. COMMENTS: For further information con
The Roll-Control Bolsters are body positioners designed to provide secure positioning for individuals with physical disabilities. Intended for individuals who lie on their sides, these vinyl-covered, foam-padded bolsters eliminate the need for propping with pillows and prevent arms and legs from being caught between the mattress and side rails. Attached straps secure the bolster to the bed and aid in positioning. The bolsters are latex free. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 34 x 8.5 inches.
The Rolls are therapy foam shapes designed for positioning and/or balance training. These cylindrical cushions are made of high-density foam with a waterproof and cleanable vinyl cover. DIMENSIONS: Nine different sizes are available, measuring 7 x 17 inches, 5 x 20 or 22 inches, 8 x 20 or 36 inches, 6 x 24 inches, 5.5 x 20 inches, and 10 or 12 x 36 inches.
Variety of foam rolls, wedges and creative shapes. Covered with nylon reinforced vinyl. Includes steps, chair, triangle.
The Body Positioner, model A578-1, is designed for use by individuals with spinal, lower extremity, and other physical disabilities. This soft, flexible wedge can be used effectively to shift various body parts into necessary positions. If placed underneath the back, the Body Positioner supports the spine and relieves pressure on the sacrum. Placed underneath the side, the Body Positioner stablizes the trunk. It helps maintain a pelvic tilt in pelvic traction when placed underneath the thighs. A
The Rolyan Knee Elevator, model A38610, is a leg positioner designed to reduce pain in the lower back and legs for individuals with spinal, lower extremity, or circulatory disabilities. Constructed from high-density foam, this support provides positioning for relaxing the user's spine and improving circulation. A washable cotton/polyester case is included. OPTIONS: A replacement case is available. DIMENSIONS: 25.5 x 15 x 8 inches. COLOR: The case is white.
The Rolyan Leg Elevating Wedge is designed for users with lower extremity or circulatory disabilities. This wedge features a gradual incline that helps reduce edema and spine stress. The vinyl-coated, seamless wedge is flame retardant, and ideal for multiple client use, infection control precautions, or medication application. It can be wiped clean with non-abrasive soap or disinfectant. This item can hold only 1 leg at a time and is not made for both legs.
Sammons Preston Versa Form Positioning Pillows, models 2820, 2821, 2822, and 2823, are body positioner pillows designed to provide support and proper positioning for children and adults with physical disabilities. These pillows are filled with styrene beads which conform to the shape of the user. When air is extracted using a vacuum pump, Versa Form molds to the body shape, creating firm support. When a valve is released, allowing air into the pillow Versa form regains its flexibility and is rea
The Sciatica Saddle Pillow is designed for those who deal with sciatic nerve issues, chronic back pain or experience balance problems. This pillow helps relieve pain by off-loading pressure from thighs and shifting weight back to the pelvis, where the body is equipped to take the pressure.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Foam wedge with side supports for older children with severe physical disabilities. Describes construction of a foam wedge with side supports made from foam mattress, covered in waterproof material (vinyl or terylene) with a terrycloth removable cover. Includes drawings, possible uses and comments. Does not provide instructions for the covers. SKILLS REQUIRED: Plastics. Sewing. Assembly. AUTHOR: Hartrick, J TITLE: Equipment to Make: A Guide for Parents
The Side Lyer Toy, model 352, is a toy designed to encourage children with motor disabilities to reach out while lying on their sides. This toy is anchored by a long tab slipped under a side lying positioner (not included) and when it is touched, it lights up and vibrates.. The unit also features five ball chains in slots to provide additional stimulation.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Side lying board to relieve pressure from constantly lying in one position. Instructions for making a plywood side lying board, padded with foam and vinyl, with straps to hold a person in place. COMMENTS: Notes that a therapist should make the decisions as to the appropriateness and size of this device. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Arnold, P A TITLE: Designing for Individual Needs: A Manual on the Design of Environments, Furnishings and Materi
The Six Piece Modular Positioning Set consists of foam positioning blocks designed to create individualized occupational and physical therapy treatment programs for persons with varying disabilities. The design accommodates numerous positions within the developmental sequence. The pieces are vinyl-covered, and therefore waterproof and cleanable with soap and water. The set consists of interchangeable rectangles, squares, and triangles (wedges). All sets come with four straps included. SIZES: Thr
Skillbuilders Rolls and Half Rolls provide an adaptive shape for rolling and rocking movements, coordination and vestibular training and positioning. Thick, waterproof polyurethane coating is seam-free and allows for easy cleaning. Rolls have a solid core to help prevent "bottoming out". OPTIONS: Size options. SIZES: Various. DIMENSIONS: According to size selected.
COLOR: Blue or Red. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.
The Sleep Posture Pillow/Side Sleeper Pro is a body support pillow designed for use by individuals with sleep apnea, snoring, fatigue, neck and back pain, and bed soreness. This pillow is formed and shaped to support the head, neck, back and jaw for proper alignment. The pillow encourages side sleeping rather than rolling onto the back or stomach which can cause a twisting of the spine and back strain. A small space on the pillow accommodates the user’s ear and prevents painful "ear folding." Th
The Sleep-Improving Pillow Wedge is a positioning Wedge designed for use by individuals with respiratory or circulatory disabilities or acid reflux. The pillow is sized for use by one person and is crafted from two layers of medical-grade urethane foam, with a quilted cotton/polyester cover that zips off for washing. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): 5 x 26 x 32 inches. WEIGHT: 4 pounds.
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted wedge for sleeping for a young adult with quadriplegic cerebral palsy. Initially an abduction wedge was used to assist in keeping the young adult’s hips in correct position after repeated surgeries. However, while the wedge is no longer needed for orthopedic reasons this individual does not feel comfortable sleeping without it but has since outgrown the original wedge. The new design had to account for variations in body me
The Small 5-Strap Rehab Wedge is a foam positioning wedge with strapsdesigned for use with individuals with neurological or physical disabilities. This wedge has five straps positioned from the top of the wedge to the bottom in equal intervals to ensure proper positioning. Individuals can be positioned either prone or supine. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 16 x 60 x 27 inches.
The Small Donut, model T3070, and the Large Donut, model T3080, are large foam shapes designed for use with individuals with neurological or motor disabilities. Made of high-compression, high-density urethane foam covered in 18-ounce vinyl-coated nylon, these donut include handles and may be used for balance, crawling, and obstacle course activities. DIMENSIONS: Model T3070 is 15 x 52 inches and model 3080 is 18 x 52 inches. WEIGHT: Model T3070 weighs 30 pounds and model T3080 weighs 40 pounds.
The Small Prone Forearm Supporter is a positioning wedge designed for use by children with physical or neurological disabilities. This support is intended to strengthen head and upper trunk control and increase trunk, shoulder, hip, and knee flexiblity while focusing the visual field for improved performance during eye/hand activities. The set includes an incline wedge with support straps and a positioning pad and block. It is constructed of fire-retardant, dense foam covered with vinyl. DIMENSI
The Belly Booster, model 1955, is a bolster rolldesigned to work as an abdominal support for crawling activities for individuals with physical disabilities. Two adjustable side pieces act as stoppers so that the bolster will roll only as far as desired. When the sides stop the bolster from rolling forward, it automatically rolls backward. The Belly Booster can also support the users back or belly without rolling in order to build flexion patterns and trunk tone. It also acts as a T-stool where c
The Southpaw Sensory Rockers are contoured rocking chairs that provide gentle sensory stimulation while holding the user in a cradled position. This positioning is fine for those who only need mild vestibular input.
The Southpaw Virbro-Acoustic Bean Bag Chair is designed for those who require additional sensory input. The chair provides vibratory sensory input that calms a user with the vibration and music. One stereo speaker is installed in the Bean Bag and will attach to a Southpaw Stereo Rover. The chairs are covered in durable, commercial strength 20 oz. vinyl, and backed by non-woven polyester.
Adjustable sidelying board with adjustable slanting backboard. Includes chest harness, leg strap. Fabricated of birch plywood and hard maple. Stain and mildew resistant pads with vinyl covers in blue or brown. Pads snap off for easy cleaning. Optional: angle adjuster, attaches to either end of sidelyer. K12SS, lying surface 10.5 by 30 inches, 8 inch back height. K14MS, lying surface16 by 48 inches, 12 inch back height. Warranty available.
Special Tomato Soft-Touch Therapy Rolls are therapy and positioning rolls designed for use by children or adults with physical disabilities. The rolls are made from a soft, seamless, latex-free material that is impermeable to fluids, with a solid inner core (except for the 4 x 24 inch size). Each roll has a handle and can stand on end for storage. DIMENSIONS: 24 inches long with diameter of 4, 6, or 8 inches; 36 inches long with diameter of 8, 10, or 12 inches; and, 48 inches long with diameter
Special Tomato Soft-Touch Therapy Wedges are positioning wedges designed for use by children or adults with physical disabilities. They are made from a soft, seamless, latex-free material that is impermeable to fluids. The degree of incline ranges from 10 to 28 degrees on the 20-inch-wide wedges and 12 to 24 degrees on the 24-inch-wide wedges. The wedges have a built-in handle opening and a concave surface that allows the wedge to stand on end for storage. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 4, 6, 8, or 10 x 22
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a product that treats chronic back pain for individuals with arthritis and other conditions causing chronic back pain. Spinovo (spine + new) is a concept smart clothing product that uses modular packs to treat back pain through heating, cooling, and transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) therapies, as well as incorporating bend sensors to ensure the wearer maintains the correct posture. The designer, Justine Smith, studied at
The Split Donut is a large foam shape designed for use with individuals with neurological or motor disabilities. Made of firm foam covered in vinyl fabric, the two halves of this donut may be used separately or connected with the attached hook-and-loop fasteners for balance, crawling, and obstacle course activities. DIMENSIONS: 18 x 52 inches. WARRANTY: 7-year warranty.
The Springzback is a body positioner designed for use by individuals with lower back strain or pain, lower back disabilities or balance disabilities. This device assists the lower back muscles by providing support for the upper body during forward bending. It provides support similar to that experieced by propping the hands on the knees while leaning forward. The unit has an internal, compact, two-stage adjustable spring-loading differential mechanism that allows free opposing leg movements (as
Sta-On-Pads are adjustable foam positioning cushions for the legs, knees, ankles, arms, chest and back. The adjustable fire retardant foam pad with a washable cotton cover is attached to wide strap by a velcro patch. The strap is positioned around needed area and fastened with a Velcro closure. SIZES: One size fits all. DIMENSIONS: Pad-101, large for legs is 12 x 6 x 2 inches. Pad-102, small for arm/ankle is 8 x 4.5 x 2 inches. Pad-104, large for chest/back is 12 x 6 x 2 inches.
The Standard 3-Strap Rehab Wedge is a foam positioning wedge designed for use with individuals with neurological and physical disabilities. The wedge has three straps that are positioned from the top of the wedge to the bottom in equal intervals top ensure proper positioning. Individuals can be positioned either prone or supine. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 16 x 72 x 36 inches.
STEPS Hip Spica is an adjustable and supportive chair for children from the age of 8 months who are in a hip spica cast. The chair has been designed in collaboration with STEPS, a national charity based in the United Kingdom for children with lower limb conditions. OPTIONS: Lambs wool seat cover. DIMENSIONS: Seat height 31.5", Width 16-20", Seat depth 12-16". COLOR: Blue. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: Standard 2 year warranty.
The SuperTrapeze is a support bar designed for use with Healthcraft's SuperPole. The add-on allows a user to pull themselves in an upright position out of bed or off a couch. The two offset ladder rungs help to improve arm strength and increase back comfort. The device can be stowed when not in use.
The Supine Headrests are head supports designed for use in the supine position. Made of clear acrylic, this unit cradles the back of the head and is foam padded for comfort. Model 110 is a fixed-position support and model 112 has four knobs to adjust the height and angle of the headrest.
The Swivel Cushion offers the support of a ring cushion with the added feature of a swivel cushion. Its ergonomic design helps to reduce pressure on the spine and tailbone. It is designed for women who are pregnant, new mothers, or anyone recovering from surgery. It can also be used by people with limited mobility while entering and exiting a vehicle.
Teddy Tuckers Infant Seat Liner is a cushion support designed to work in most any type of infant seat. It is also designed to help support and cuddle the baby's total body and to protect it from hot or cold surfaces. This infant product is machine washable and is available in the following type of designer cushions: Teddy bear, panda, duck, lamb or clown. WARRANTY: If merchandise is received in damaged condition, a claim must be reported within five days from date of receipt of shipment.
All-Purpose Pillow, with its unique "peanut" shape, can be used as a neck roll, lumbar cushion or leg spacer. It comes with a removable, washable cover with a convenient carrying strap. DIMENSIONS: 13 inches length x 5 inches width. WEIGHT: 1 pound. COLOR: Black. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.
The Nest is an oversized positioning seat designed for use by children with neurological or severe physical disabilities. This soft seat offers surround-around comfort and security while placing child in correct 90-degree body alignment. The Nest’s center gives way slightly, firming and drawing the sides together for support. Comfortable for one child, it can be used as a place for a child and a therapist to relax and work. This seat is made of rugged nylon. DIMENSIONS: Approximately 78 x 59 inc
Medium firm foam positioning wedges with shelterite covers. Sizes: base 20 by 22 inches or 24 by 24 inches; heights 4 to 0 inches, 6 to 0 inches, 8 to 0 inches, 10 to 0 inches, 12 to 0 inches.
Therapy Balls, models 1311-1315 and 1361-1366, are designed for therapeutic exercise for individuals with a physical disability. They can be used with clients in almost any developmental position for an endless variety of activities for flexion, extension, equilibrium reactions, and postural adjustments. The balls are made of soft heavy-duty molded vinyl and can be soft inflated using the Inflator/Deflator Pump (see separate entry) or firmly inflated to full diameter using the Air Station (see s
The Thirteen Piece Modular Positioning Set, model 13-011, is a set of large foam shapes designed to be used interchangeably and in combination to position children and adults for therapy sessions, play or work activities, in a wheelchair, or for nighttime positioning. The pieces are made of high-density foam cover with waterproof and cleanable vinyl. The set includes cylindrical rolls and 8 rectangles in a variety of sizes. DIMENSIONS: Rolls are 7 x 7 inches, 5 x 20 inches, 8 x 20 inches, 5 x 5
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Prone positioner for infants, intended to hold the child at 30 degrees after feeding to prevent gastroesophageal reflux. Describes construction of a prone positioner using 24 by 36 inches of Orthoplast bent around and fastened at the corners, creating a 30 degree angle (to allow for the child's weight and compression), with the opening filled with dense foam. An 8 by 20 inch piece of Orthoplast is molded into a cone shape and fastened near the bottom e
Abilitations Integrations Tote Around Turtle is a weighted lap plush designed to provide input and stability, thus enabling a child to remain attentive and focused. This turtle is best used under the supervision of an occupational therapist or teacher for 20 minutes at a time or as recommended. Using weight to offer proprioceptive feedback is effective for "grounding" children with autism, sensory integration disorders and many other neurological challenges. The product also helps to reduce rock
The Tractor Crawler, model T3053, and the Trapezoid, model T3085, are large foam shapes designed for use with individuals with neurological or motor disabilities. Made of thick, dense urethane foam packed inside vinyl-reinforced nylon, the continuaos tractor moves with the individual crawling inside. The trapezoidal polyurethane foam block is also covered in vinyl-reinforced nylon and may be used as an obstacle to create greater challenge with the Tractor Ctawler. DIMENSIONS: The Crawler is 18 i
The True Back, model 30165, is an orthopedic traction system designed for use by individuals with back pain. This traction system helps to relieve pain associated with muscle cramps, sciatica, headaches, tension, or spasms. The system consists of thiry suspension points evenly distributed throughout the length of a curved plastic frame. These suspension points support the body's weight and apply pressure to the muscles. The spine floats in the center channel as the back is passively stretched. A
The Tucker Sling is an infant positioning system for babies who need to be elevated while they sleep. The top of the sling fits snugly over one end of the crib like a fitted sheet or pillow case. The bottom portion of the sling fits the baby much like a safety harness or parachute rigging that goes between the baby's legs and wraps securely around the torso. The baby can be placed on his/her back, side or stomach (in supine, lateral, or prone position). Raising one end of the mattress to approxi
The Tumble Forms 2 Tadpole Pediatric Positioner, Model 4772T, is designed specifically for early intervention programs serving infants from birth to three years of age with cerebral palsy, motor delays, or other motor dysfunctions. The Tadpole allows the therapist to position the child/infant in prone, seated, postural drainage, and side-lying positions. The unit includes the base, one half roll with lateral supports, a half roll, a positioning strap, and a tray with mirror. It also comes comple
The Tumble Forms 2 Universal Grasshopper System, model 4775, is a body positioner system designed for use with children and adults with physical disabilities. The Grasshopper consists of 17 different shapes and forms for adaptive support. Among the positions that can be incorporated into the therapeutic program using this system are side-lying, prone, supine, long-leg sitting, and log-roll sitting. By attaching the Tumble Forms log to the base, the Grasshopper becomes an active therapeutic treat
The Tumble Forms 2 Universal Side Lyer, model 2798, is designed to position children with neurological disabilities. The size accommodates children from preschool-age through adolescence. The base is angled so that gravity helps position the child. The child may lie on the left or right side. Two soft, foam padded belts with Velcro closures holds the child firmly yet gently in place. The Tumble Forms seamless covering is urine proof, washable, and non-toxic. OPTIONS: Two block modules may be pur
The Tumble Forms Wedges and Tumble Forms Deluxe Strap Wedges are large foam shapes and positioning wedges designed for use with children and adults with physical disabilities, during gross motor activities such as rolling, tumbling, walking up or down hill, or for creating a comfortable environment for reading. The Deluxe Strap Wedges have a 4-inch wide Velcro strap to provide gentle support when positioning the user. DIMENSIONS: The Deluxe Strap Wedges, models 2779A and 2779B have a 20 x 22 in
The Tumble Forms Biform Wedge is a dual-height positioning wedge designed to allow positioning a child at either a higher or lower elevation. Elevation can be changed by simply turning the wedge over. The wedges may be nested together and secured with Velcro straps to expand positioning options. They feature lateral supports and a special contour shape to provide extra support to the user. These wedges are constructed of high density foam with a flexible coating that is washable, seamless, imper
The Universal Sidelyer is a side lying positioner designed for use by children with neurological and physical disabilities. It is designed to enable preschoolers and adolescents to lie on their left or right side in a secure and comfortable position. The unit includes a full seamless backrest panel attached to a plywood base. Features include two separate block modules that serve as a headrest and leg abductor. The soft upholstery is urine proof, easy to clean, and latex free. DIMEMSIONS (HxLxW)
Valu-Form Rolls and Valu-Form Wedges model 2699A/B/C and 2700A/B/C, are positioning wedges and rolls designed for use in positioning children and adults with physical disabilities or for use during therapeutic activities. The Rolls are designed for rolling or rocking movements, positioning, and coordination training. They feature a solid core to prevent bottoming out. The Wedges have a versatile shape for such gross motor activities as walking uphill or downhill, tumbling, or rolling. They may a
Varyflex is a pediatric stander designed for children with limited mobility due to cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy and neurological disorders. It comes with a chest and hip straps for positing. The Varyflex standing frame is positioned on moveable platform with wheels.
Vector Gait & Safety System is designed for individuals recovering from stroke, amputations, orthopedic injuries and spinal cord injuries. Patient falls are the number one risk during the rehabilitation process and contribute to a loss of confidence, anxiety, activity restriction and injury. The Vector Gait and Safety System® helps to promote patient mobility and independence while reducing the risk of injury to both patients and therapists. Leveraging dynamic body weight support (DBWS),
The Versa Form Plus Positioning Pillows are body positioning pillows designed for use by individuals with spinal, lower extremity, and other physical disabilities. These pillows are designed to provide firm, effective positioning and support. They are filled with tiny styrene beads and molds to the body, creating firm support when air is extracted using the vacuum pump (pump not included). When the valve is released to allow air into the pillow, the pillow can be reshaped. The pillow shells are
The Vibroacoustic Relaxer is a vibrotactile amplification system designed for use with children or adults with cognitive, neurological, physical, or emotional disabilities for proprioceptive input. Used for positioning, calming, or stimulating, this cushion can be used for a calming effect. The amount of vibration is completely adjustable with the choice of music and the base selection.
The Vibroacoustic Wedge is a vibrotactile amplification system designed for use with children or adults with cognitive, neurological, physical, or emotional disabilities. Used for positioning, calming, or stimulating, this wedge can be used on any surface. A built-in patented vibroacoustic speaker system provides tactile stimulation, enabling users to feel music as well as hear it for a full-body experience of sound and vibration. This device connects to most stereo systems with 10 to 100 watts
The Volkner Turning System is a therapeutic support surface designed to prevent and/or treat pressure sores for use by children and/or adults with Multiple Sclerosis, muscle issues or others unable to turn. The user benefits include: prevention and treatment of pressure sores, stages I-V. Elimination of manual turning except for personal hygiene and wound care for existing pressure sores. Mobilization of pulmonary secretions. Reduction/elimination of sleep deprivation for both patient and care g
The Vose is a pediatric stander designed for taller children with limited mobility due to cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy and neurological disorders. It comes with a double chest and hip straps for positing. The Vose standing frame is positioned on moveable platform with castors.
The Wedge is a body positioner designed to support the body for various activities in prone, supine or sitting positions, and can also be used for elevating the lower extremities in cases of edema. It is made of high-density foam with a washable, waterproof vinyl cover. DIMENSIONS: A variety of models are available with heights between 4 and 12 inches, lengths of 22 to 40 inches, and widths of 20 to 24 inches.
The Wedge is a positioning wedge designed for use in positioning and turning. DIMENSIONS: 18 x 8 x 8 or 16 x 17 x 9.
The Wedge No Flux Inflatable Bed Wedge is a positioning wedge designed for use by individuals with eating or swallowing disabilities including hiatal hernia, acid reflux, heartburn, or GERD. Intended for use in the prone position, this portable positioning wedge elevates the user's upper body to a height of up to 6 inches when inflated. The positioning wedge features a travel/carrying case, a hand pump, and a removeable, washable cotton cover. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 6 x 36 x 24 inches when inflated
Weighted Gel Lap Pads provide the deep pressure points students require in order to feel grounded, enabling them to sit better for longer periods and pay closer attention for improved learning. Vinyl-covered pads clean easily with spray-and-wipe cleansers and disinfectants.
Wentworth is a vertical stander designed for users from 18 months to early teens who require low to moderate levels of support while weight bearing. The Wentworth’s design allows it to be used as a hip stander suitable for targeting therapy for the development of specific areas such as trunk and shoulder girdle stability and head control. SIZES: 1 and 2. DIMENSIONS: Size 1: Thoracic support [top] to foot plate height 27.5-39.5", Pelvic Support [top] to foot plate height 15.75-31.5", Knee suppor
The Wide 3-Strap Rehab Wedge is a positioning wedge with straps designed for use with individuals with physical and neurological disabilities. This wedge is equipped with three straps positioned from the top of the wedge to the bottom in equal intervals. Individuals can be positioned either prone or supine. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 16 x 72 x 48.
The WonderGel Sof-Pillow, model WG-SP, is a cervical or positioning pillow designed for use by individuals who need positioning or neck support. The pillow has a flat bottom and rounded top. Its shape provides lumbar, leg, and neck support, and its plush, washable cover stays cool on skin. The unit is made of WonderGel, which consists of hollow columns of a gel called Gelastic, a solid rubber-like material. The columns form a pattern similar to a honeycomb, which redistributes and equalizes pres
The Worm is a positional device designed for use with children from 1 to 6 years of age with upper and lower extremity motor control as a result of neurological impairments, cerebral palsy and developmental delays. The unique shape of this balance roll allows more movement possibilities and can encourage imaginative play.
X:Panda is a multi-adjustable dynamic seat, designed for children with limited postural control and mobility associated with cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury or dystonia. The back is dynamic, making it possible for the child to extend and push back against relatively light resistance and then regain the desired sitting position. The back is lockable which could be preferred in feeding situations and required when being used in transportation. The back can also be angled to make it possibl
The Yogibo ZippaRoll is filled with uniformly sized polystyrene beads that work hand-in-hand with the special lycra-cotton blend cover. This combination of bead and fabric allows the Yogibo ZippaRoll to conform to the contours of a user's body. The Yogibo ZippaRoll also unzips to a flat pillow in seconds. In this form, the ZippaRoll can also be used as a cushion, back support or pillow. It can also be used as a positioning support between your knees or to use as a cushioned head rest. DIMENSIONS