The Able Generation Floor Walker is a child walker designed for use by children with mobility disabilities who are learning to take their first step. This walker features a stable base for emerging walkers, a cut-away base for full striders, and it can also serve as a cart. This walker features locking front caster that control the direction of travel, enabling a choice of omni-directional, forward or backward motion. For those requiring standing practice or support, the casters can be removed.
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a child with cerebral palsy and a chronic lung disease to stand. This stander has a plywood base and radiata pine uprights and a fabric back. The base is adjustable so the frame tilts up to 10 degrees backward. The standard is equipped with a wooden tay with a small lip and Velcro strips in the center to hold toys in place. The tray can be attached as needed at any height using Cowdrey shelf brackets. The fabric back is made of Brezeway, fabric used for outd
The AddSeat is a configurable wheelchair for individuals with limited mobility in their lower extremities as a result of a stroke, spinal cord injury, or cerebral palsy. The wheelchair includes leg stability and can be driven up 20 kilometers per hours (12 miles per hour).
The Adult Adjustable Standing Table, model 315, is fully adjustable. The padded knee and buttocks support adjustable in height support all weight bearing parts comfortably. The unit also offers three body thickness adjustments, two body width adjustments at the hip and Velcro ankle straps mounted on the adjustable foot alignment rail. The table also adjusts to various depths. DIMENSIONS: cut out size 10 x 26 inches, top and base 30 x 30 inches, top height from floor 34 x 53 inches.
The Buffalo Tilt Table is designed for therapeutic use with children and adults with mobility disabilities. This table can be used for prone or supine standing, as a tilt table for therapy, or for postural drainage. This unit features a steel frame with vinyl powdercoat finish, a solid wood body support covered in vinyl, trunk and head extensions, lateral supports, a back support, pommel, knee and heel supports, a tray, and a motorized assist, and casters for mobility.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Webbing and elastic support to hold a child against a standing frame or prone scooter board. Instructions for constructing a support of webbing, corset elastic, a D ring, and Velcro closure. Includes drawings. SKILLS REQUIRED: Sewing. AUTHOR: Hartrick, J TITLE: Equipment to Make: A Guide for Parents with a Child who has a Physical Disability REF: Melbourne, Australia: Health Commission of Victoria: p 15-16 NARIC CALL NUMBER: R3598 PAGES (including cove
This standing table supports all weight bearing parts of the body while offering an adjustable work surface for various activities. The standing table is fully adjustable from the floor up. It comes complete with: a table top that adjusts to various depths; an adjustable padded knee, hip, and buttock support. The unit also offers three body thickness adjustments and two body width adjustments at the hip. Additional, Velcro ankle straps are mounted on the adjustable foot alignment rail. DIMENSION
CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To enable a child with spina bifida to stand in the shower. The standing frame is square-shaped with one end open. The child supports herself on the sides or the closed end of the frame. The frame is constructed of one-inch PVC tubing with rubber suction cups on the bottom of each of the four legs. There is additional bracing across the top of the closed side. DIMENSIONS: The frame's approximate height is 65 centimeters (cm). TITLE: Sara Walks! JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF
The Classroom Positioner Desk/Stander is a height-adjustable classroom desk and standing table designed for use by children with mobility or neurological disabilities. This desk can be used with the Classroom Positioner Chair (see separate entry) or independently. Features include height and angle adjustability, a multi-adjustable desktop, adjustable knee block, and lateral pelvic pads for standing positions. The desk also included latches to secure it to the Classroom Positioner Chair. The desk
The Couch Cane is a transfer aid designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. This device consists of a crook-shaped handle with a cushioned grip on an adjustable powdercoated shaft resembling a standard cane affixed to a base with non-skid pads. This device can be used at either end of a couch or on either side of a large chair or recliner. The base slides under the furniture for stability and the handle can be used to assist in sitting down or in rising to a standing position.
The Dynamic Paradium is parapodium designed for use by individuals with paraparesis and paraplegia. A Parapodium is a type of orthosis equipped with a large base and is used to assist individuals with lower extremity and trunk paralysis in assuming an upright position without the additional support of crutches. The Dynamic Parapodium is designed to enable users to gain vertical position of the body while allowing for active rehabilitation and movement. The device is composed of a frame with late
Easy-Up is a handgrip attachment and walker handgrip extension bracket standing aid designed to alleviate discomfort and build greater self-reliance for persons with mobility disabilities. Composed of high impact molded polycarbonate, these standing aids are attached along the sides of a walker and are intended to help users rise from a sitting position without assistance in a variety of places: Chairs, couches, beds, and automobiles. WARRANTY: Three year limited warranty on material and defects
The EasyStand Evolv Adult Glider is a standing frame designed for use by individuals with balance, lower extremity, or neurological disabilities or cerebral palsy. This sit-to-stand hydraulic standing aid fits individuals from 5 feet to 6 feet 2 inches tall. The pivot points of the stander mimic the body's natural pivot points to maximize over-center stretch and minimize shear in the buttocks and back. Additional supports (hip supports, lateral supports, head support) remain in place from sittin
The EasyStand Evolv Youth Glider is a standing aid designed for use by individuals with balance, lower extremity, or neurological disabilities or cerebral palsy. This modular stander has a hydraulic lift mechanism and fits individuals from 4 foot to 5 foot 6 inches tall. The pivot points of the stander mimic the body's natural pivot points to provide a maximum over-center stretch for various body types while minimizing shear in the buttocks and back. Additional supports (hip supports, lateral su
The EasyStand Magician, model 7000, is a standing aid designed for children with mobility disabilities. This aid accommodates children in a variety of positions from seated to fully standing. Designed for children from 32 to 36 inches tall, this fully-adjustable aid has a tubular frame, a padded seat and back, side supports, knee supports, foot holders with foot straps, a seat belt, a clear acrylic tray, four locking casters, and a gas spring lift mechanism. The Mobile Magician, model 7500, offe
The EasyStand Magician Comfy Seat is a child's mobile standing frame designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities. This standing system includes a wheeled frame with an upholstered seat that can be positioned for sitting, anterior tilt, or standing. Head and back supports maintain the child's position. Adjustments can be made to seat depth, kneepads, and footrests to accomodate growth or to enable different children to use the frame in a multi-user se
The EasyStand Magician-EI is a standing aid designed for children with mobility disabilities. This aid accommodates children in a variety of positions from seated to fully standing. This fully-adjustable device has a tubular frame, a wrap-around seat and back made of neoprene with Comfy Seat technology, side supports, knee supports, foot plates, a seat belt, a clear acrylic tray with front pad, four locking casters, and a gas spring lift mechanism. The Magician-EI, designed to be used by childre
The StrapStand is a standing aid designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury, neurological disabilities, brain injury, or stroke. This sit-to-stand stander lifts the user directly from a wheelchair seat with lifting arms and a strap. The strap is positioned under the buttocks and attached to the lifting arms. Pumping the actuator handle lifts the user to standing position. This standing aid can be used by adults from 5 feet to 6 feet 5 inches tall. CAPACITY: 350 pounds.
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a wearable, artificially intelligent device that provides power and assists individuals with paraplegia to stand and walk. The eLEGS is an exoskeletal orthosis for the legs that provides support for standing and and initiates leg movement. eLEGS has a unique knee flexion that provides a natural human gait that allows it to handle mixed terrains and reach speeds in excess of 2 miles per hour in certain conditions. It consists of two frame
DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with paraplegia to stand. The unit is made from two 2 x 4 inch boards and one 0.75-inch piece of plywood. The 2 x 4 s are nailed or screwed to the plywood and the unit has an opening at the bottom for the user's feet to go under. The stand is just propped against a deck railing or secured to the railing with a latch or fastener. The bottom of the 2x4s were cut at a slight angle in order to tilt the stand toward the railing. A piece of rub
The Firefly Upsee is an upright walking device for children with neuromuscular disorders or motor impairments, such as cerebral palsy. The three part kit, allows a child to be attached to their parent, while in a stable, vertical position. The child's feet are also positioned parallel to his or her parent, allowing for smooth movement while walking. The Upsee is suggested for children ages 1 to 8 years of age.
This multiple place standing tables provide each child with a large recreational/work area. Additional features include: height adjustable foot platforms via a spring lock pin, rubber coated foot platforms for safety and spacious enough for patients with or without braces. The table top is a scratch resistant laminated wood grain. Adult sizes are available upon request. DIMENSIONS: Top size 48 x 48 inches; height 32.75 inches; foot platform adjusts from 1.5 to 11.5 inches; cut out is (one each)
The Gazelle is a prone stander designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. Available in three sizes, this stander may also be used for postural drainage and as a tilting table with a variety of adjustments between 15 and 90 degrees. It features a Y-shaped base with four locking wheels, foot-pedal angle adjustment and a degree meter, height- and width-adjustable footrests, rear support, padded chest support, and padded knee supports. The leg rests are independently adjustable with ea
The GB 1 Walker is a child walker designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. This walker has a sturdy steel frame with a divided square base on four wheels. A central post provides support and anchors positioning belts.The device can be configured for use in a standing or sitting position. The unit includes a padded head support, a padded chest support, and a hip strap. OPTIONS: Hand/ arm rest, removable push handle, a clear tray, and custom adaptations.
The Grandstand III Modular Standing System (MSS) is a standing aid designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. The Grandstand III MSS enhances the progressive levels of standing associated with the gradual alleviation of contractures or the reduction of spasticity. Multiple options allow the multi-functional frame to be used as a stander, a lift / transfer device or a self-operated lift / transfer device. The Grandstand III MSS has a modular construction which allows for the use
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To design a customized stander fabricated for use in a hallway by an individual with multiple sclerosis. The user wanted a device to conveniently get into the standing position from her wheelchair to improve the leg muscle conditioning, circulation, and fight spasticity through exercise. Since there was limited room available in the user’s home the stander was designed and fabricated for use in the hallway. The stander has two horizontal bars at knee
The Hand Stand is a standing frame designed to offer independence and therapeutic utilization for persons with mobility disabilities. The system features a retractable seat harness, adjustable foot straps and knee supports forming a three-point leverage that allows the user to select a comfortable standing or sitting position. The harness attaches and detaches like a seatbelt, and a finger-tip release is designed to provide a controlled return a sitting position. With front dolly wheels, this st
The Hydraulic Stand-In Table, model A370300, is a standing table designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. This height-adjustable unit features parallel bars on either side of a slip-resistant entry ramp. A padded backrest slides and locks in place behind the user and with the padded knee support holds the user in a standing position. A front-mounted hand-activated hydraulic lift adjusts the unit's table height. DIMENSIONS: The table height adjusts from 41 to 58 inches. DIMENS
A basic adult standing table featuring: a rubber covered, adjustable foot platform; an exclusive Bailey designed spring lock providing maximum safety with easy adjustment. The entire unit is placed on a base designed to prevent tipping and has a door that swings 180 degrees. DIMENSIONS: Top 30 X 30 inches; height from floor 41 1/2 inches; platform adjusts 1 1/2 to 11 1/2 inches from the floor; Box size 16 inches wide x 14 inches deep x 40 inches high; cut out size 12 inches x 15 inches.
A basic standing box with the following features: a rubber covered, adjustable foot platform, an exclusive Bailey designed spring lock for maximum safety and easy adjustments. The entire unit is placed on a base designed to prevent tipping with a door that swings 180 degrees. DIMENSIONS: Top size 24 x 30 inches, height from floor 33.5 inches, platform adjusts 1.5 to 11.5 from floor. Box size 14 x 14 x 32 inches high, cut out for tray 7 x 10 inches.
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
Supine Stander is a robust standing support that offers children comfort and safety while standing. Children are supported at the back, leaving their hands free to access items on a tray or table in front of them.
The Kaye Partial Weight-Bearing Walking Frame, model SW1, is a child's walker or standing frame designed for use by children who have a wide range of disabilities due to neuropathy, including postural control, interlimb coordination, and steady state and reactive balance. The Kaye Walking Frame supports the user in the upright, walking, or partial weight-bearing position using a combination of an overhead suspension frame, a manual winch, a harness, removable handlebars, and swivel casters with
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted Lazy Squirrel Standing Frame with a headrest for a child with lissencephaly. Lissencephaly is a rare brain malformation that results in the child being unable to stand or hold himself upright. As a result of this condition, the child spent a lot of time sitting or lying down. The child needed a headrest to cradle his head while he stands in the frame. Two TAD volunteers worked on an adapted design based on the original La
The Leckey Freestander is a standing aid designed for use by children with mobility and neurological disabilities. This stander permits vertical positioning and features an extra-wide rear frame for wheelchair transfers, four locking swivel casters, a low base board, and multi-adjustable supports to provide positioning of the chest, hips, knees, and feet. A pelvic band combined with a pelvic plate also provides additional hip support, and the footplates are independently height- and angle-adjust
The Leckey Pronestander is a standing aid designed for use by children and adults with mobility disabilities. This stander permits prone positioning. Standard features include a multi-position chestplate and flexible lateral supports that allow for growth, finite positioning, and trunk control; a pelvic band that encourages mid-line symmetry and weight distribution; height- and laterally-adjustable knee blocks; curved rigid hip supports; and a height- and angle-adjustable tray with a molded rim
The Leeding E.D.G.E. Wheelchair is a stand up wheelchair designed for paraplegics. It is a manual standing wheelchair that features easy drive handles with different gearing options to promote accessibility while also combating shoulder injury that can be caused by traditional wheeling techniques. The wheelchair handles can also be used to elevate the user in seconds, alleviating pressure sores, increasing reach capabilities and “closing social boundaries which inhibit the lives of the disabled
The LiftVest is a transfer aid designed for use with individuals with balance and mobility disabilities. This vest-style garment features an attached webbing harness that provides a dozen different hand holds for caregivers to use during assisted transfers. Designed to distribute pressure over the whole torso, this garment eliminates pressure points, and the harness features eight different adjustments to comfortably fit all male and female body types. Because the vest is designed to be an attra
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a lower-extremity powered exoskeleton to access motor skills and assist in teaching individuals with stroke how to walk again. Researchers at the Netherlands’ University of Twente have developed the LOwer-extremity Powered ExoSkeleton (LOPES), a robotic device to assess motor skills and assist in teaching individuals with stroke how to walk again. The newest version of LOPES allows for eight degrees of freedoms, which provides the legs b
The Maddak Standing Frame, Small, model H70425, is a standing platform designed for small children with severe physical limitations. The standing frame permits many types of play activities as well as table work, while providing the child with the benefits of lower extremity weight bearing. The frame may be especially beneficial for children with cerbral palsy or other disorders affting gross motor development. This supporting device will adapt to individual children from about 1 to 7 years old
The Manual Tilt Table, model NK 680, is designed to allow an individual to be placed in a tilted position at angles from 0 to 90 degrees, indicated by a protractor. The table is manually operated by the use of a lare Acme screw rod and has a steel frame and an enamel finish. The top has a foam pad covered in naugahyde and the footboard has a nonslip covering. Three restrainer straps with Velcro closures are included. An Extra Wide Model (NK 686) and a Low Boy Tilt Table (NK 685), which is design
The Merry Stand By Me is a standing aid designed for use by individuals with neurological, mobility, or lower extremity disabilities. This device enables a person who uses a wheelchair to pull the wheelchair into the stationary framework, lock the brakes on the wheelchair and then practice sit to stand within the framework. The device is designed to assist in returning to functional mobility. Made of 16- gauge steel, the unit has a powder-coated enamel finish. The bottom gripped base is designe
The Merry Stand By Me Cart is a carrying cart for a standing frame designed for use by individuals with mobility, walking and standing disabilities who use the Merry Stand By Me (see separate entry) standing frame. Designed to add portability to the Merry Stand By Me, this carrying cart can hold and transport the standing frame once it is taken apart. The cart is constructed with black tubular steel, and it has two pairs of brackets, one on each side, as well as four castor wheels. COLOR: Black
The Midland Adult-Size Manual Tilt Table is designed for use with individuals with mobility disabilities. Made of standard durable construction, this table tilts vertical to horizontal with an easy-to-turn crank that is angled to provide leverage for maximum lifting efficiency. Made of standard latex free durable construction, the table features three positioning straps for added security when raising clients and removable stainless steel footboard to provide client comfort and add vertical posi
The Midland Manual Tilt Table is a child-sized tilt table designed to assist with upright positioning and balance. The device consists of a tubular steel frame with a padded table. The urethane coating resists chips and scratches Other features include three padded restraint safety belts, four locking casters, and a washable, removable footboard. DIMENSIONS: Table top is 24 x 60 inches; table height when horizontal is 24 inches. WEIGHT: 168 pounds. COLORS: Colonial Blue (PC 7193CB), Black (CBL),
The Midland Electric Hi-Lo Stand-In Table is a standing table designed for use by adults or children with lower extrmity disabilities. The unit features an open metal tubing frame and base with a tabletop. The base is equipped with locking swivel casters, enabling the unit to be moved to the user. The motor is mounted at the center front of the frame. An electric power switch rases and lowers the table and allow it to raise an individual with paraplegia from a sitting position to a standing posi
The Midland Manual Tilt Table, models 7195/B/BL//G/B/M/N/S/T, is a manual tilt table designed for use in physical therapy. The table consists of a tubular steel frame, padded table with a cream-colored urethane coating to resist chips and scratches, and three padded restraint safety belts. The table frame is mounted on four 4-inch casters, two of which have brakes. The table tilts from vertical to horizontal with a hand crank. The indicator displays the angle of tilt from 0 to 90 degrees. The ta
The Mobi-Rover Standing & Mobility Aid is a walker designed for use by children with walking disabilities. Available in two sizes, this height-adjustable standing/walking aid utilizes a detachable body support harness with safety buckle to provide support and mobility. A swinging arm opening facilitates transfer from a sitting to standing position. Locking casters allow mobile or static use. DIMENSIONS: Size 1 adjusts from 22 to 27 inches high and the leg length adjusts from 11 to 17 inches.
-- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a mobility assistance device that targets eased standing, sitting, and walking in individuals with disabilities and older adults. Anurag Purwar, PhD, research associate professor at the Department of Medical Engineering at Stony Brook University has developed a mobility solution engineered to assist individuals with disabilities and older adults in sitting, standing, and walking. Using his machine design background, Dr. Purwar developed a
The Mulholland Rocket Stander is a prone/supine/upright stander for preschool children with neurological and physical disabilities weighing up to 50 lbs. The stander is designed to promote eye contact during peer interaction. It has a quick-folding frame for storage. With its standard features, the stander offers support for children with mild to more severe levels of physical disability. Adjustments can be made to the chest, hip, knee and foot supports to accommodate children of varying sizes a
The Mulholland Omni Stander is a mobile standing aid designed to meet a variety of standing needs for children with mobility disabilities. The unit converts from a prone stander to a supine stander to a mobile prone stander. Adjustable postural supports accommodate growth and changing needs. The large, quick-release wheels include handrims for self-propulsion and the stander can be disassembled without tools for transport and storage.
The Original Lift Walker is a walker with lifter designed for use by children and adults with mobility disabilities. This device also functions as a mobile stander, a gait trainer, a transfer assist, and a toilet assist. The hydraulic lifter eliminates the need for manual lifting. The height-adjustable walker is constructed of powder-coated mild steel tubing and disassembles for transport. Standard features include a U-shaped base (available in narrow or standard) with four caster wheels, a choi
The Out/Stander is a prone, upright, and supine stander designed for use by children with lower extremity, neurological, or walking disabilities. The stander enables standing in all three positions, and offers a choice full-body anterior and posterior supports. The stander can also be positioned horizontally to facilitate transfers. Features include a central post with tilt mechanism with a ratchet handle and pin for secure angle adjustments; foot restraint and heel cups with lateral and front-t
The Parallel Poles with Base, model P10 is an adjustable standing frame with a large base designed for children one to ten years old with neurological, balance, or lower extremity disabilities. Useful for children who are just beginning to pull to stand or move in a standing position, but who do not have the balance or endurance to do so independently, the removable, aluminum bars may be used to gain arm extension with abduction and grasp in learning to get up and down from sitting to standing,
The Pediatric Delta Power Stand Basic and the Pediatric Delta Power Stand Mobile are standing frames designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. Both models accommodate individuals from 35.46 inches tall to 61.46 inches tall. The Basic model is a statioary frame The mobile model features a belt-drive system to provide the user with independent mobility while standing. Both models feature a steel frame, a knee pad, a tray, and a solid seat. The Mobile unit also includes an adjustable
---- DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --------- PURPOSE: To provide a do-it-yourself standing device to be used outdoors by an individual with mobility disabilities who is able to stand, once assisted to the standing position and desired to choose various outdoor locations around the property to stand. The portable outdoor stander frame is welded 3/16 inch angle iron and tapered from bottom to top for stability. The stand is made rigid with 3/8 inch ply. Two offset wheels allow the unit to be tipped and eas
The Pow'r Up Lift, model PNG50010, is a powered standing aid designed for use by individuals with balance, lower extremity, upper extremity, or walking disabilities. This lift is designed for use with the EasyStand Evolv Adult or Youth Glider (see separate entries) to bring users with limited upper body strength to the standing position. The lift includes a controller, Linak actuator, and an emergency release. POWER: Uses a rechargeable battery (included).
The Professional Tilt Table/Electric, model 9505, is powered by a quiet, heavy duty electric motor of 115 VAC, 2.7 AMPS that assures smooth, vibration free adjustment. The table top is 32 inches high and upholstered with black vinyl. It is equipped with a pneumatically activated hand held pendant that provides safety and control on either side of the table and comes with a 84-inch cord. Additional features include: chrome plated frame, welded steel construction, three wide safety straps, easy ro
A manually operated, heavy duty chrome plated, welded steel constructed tilt table that rotates from full vertical to 12 degrees below the horizontal position, with a black vinyl top. The table is 32 inches high. Other features of the tilt table include: heavy duty gears and bearings, a retractable adjustment handle, three wide safety straps, easy roll semi-pneumatic casters for shock absorption, four 4-inch swivel casters with step-on brakes. COLORS: Black, space blue, regimental blue, blue rid
The 130 Prone Stander can also be used as a supine stander. It has an X-shaped chrome steel base and a flat torso support with adjustable laterals, pads, knee blocks and footplates. The stander also has adjustable velcro belts. An optional tray is available. DIMENSIONS: Base is 36 x 36 inches; stander is height adjustable from 20 to 40 inches, and angle adjustable from 85 to 180 degrees. Transport size is 12 x 36 x 36 inches. WEIGHT: 20 pounds without tray; 24 pounds with tray.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Frame to help a child who can not stand alone to experience the standing position. Describes construction of a standing frame made of wood or chipboard, measured to fit the child, with padding optional. Can include side panels to keep the child upright. COMMENTS: Instructins include this message: "Please consult a therapist before using this for any child as there are spec ific therapeutic reasons for using this frame. It is unsuitable for some childre
The Push-up frame is a transfer aid designed to assist individuals with mobility disabilities in rising from or lowering to a seated position. This metal frame slides under the user and has angled handles with foam padding to assist the user. The frame is collapsible for travel and storage. DIMENSIONS (DxWxH): 11 x 22.5 x 8 inches. WEIGHT: 3 pounds.
The Rabbit is a mobile standing aid designed for use by children ages 1 to 18 with mobility disabilities. Equipped with wheelchair-style wheels, this unit includes an adjustable support frame, adjustable body supports, and adjustable knee supports. A tool kit for making the adjustments also is included. Other standard features include a pommel, chest strap, foot holders, heel supports, and a play box to enable children to store and transport belongings. The unit disassembles for storage and tran
The Rabbit Mobile Stander for Active Children is a mobile stander designed to help children ages 1 to 18 participate actively in activities and become more independent. The Rabbit offers active children the ability to explore and participate in things around him or her while supported in a standing position. The mobility of the Rabbit is similar to that experienced by active wheelchair users, with the added safety benefit of a central braking system. Features include:
The Rear Entry and Lateral Hip Supports are positioning straps designed for use with standers. The Rear Entry buttock support entry is designed to provide ease of entry for the Vertical Upright Stander (see separate entry). The arm swings out of the way for entry and locks for positioning. The lock can be opened and closed with one hand. An optional abdominal support pad is available for additional support. The Lateral Hip Supports feature a ball and socket mechanism to allow the pads to rotate
Restrainer Straps, model NK 682, are designed for use with tilt tables to secure an individual to that table. The strap utilizes metal buckle fasteners for secure locking and quick release. The webbing is a high test nylon sewn on a canvas restrainer strap. COMPATIBILITY: Fits all NK Products tilt tables. DIMENSIONS: 5 inches wide x 97 inches long.
The Rifton Extra-Small Dynamic Stander, model K110, is a mobile standing aid designed for use by children 25 to 32 inches tall with lower extremity or mobility disabilities. The stander comes with a contoured body support, straps, seat pad, and fleece that can be adjusted to accommodate users with zero to full weight-bearing abilities. Its wide standing platform helps the user to spread his or her legs for hip development, or to accommodate leg braces. The platform is free of obstruction to faci
The Rifton Large Dynamic Stander, model K170, is a mobile standing aid designed for use by children and adults with lower extremity disabilities. The stander comes with a contoured padded body support, straps, seat pad, and fleece, and contoured padded body support that can be adjusted to accommodate users with zero to full weight-bearing abilities. Its wide standing platform helps the user to spread his or her legs for hip development, or to accommodate leg braces. The platform is free of obstr
The Rifton Medium Dynamic Stander, model K150, is a mobile standing aid designed for use by children with lower extremity or mobility disabilities. This stander comes with straps, seat pad, and fleece, and a contoured padded body that can be adjusted to accommodate users with zero to full weight-bearing abilities. Its wide standing platform helps the user to spread his or her legs for hip development, or to accommodate leg braces. The platform is free of obstruction to facilitate placing the chi
The Rifton Small Dynamic Stander, Model K130, is a mobile standing aid designed for use by children with lower extremity or mobility disabilities. This stander comes with straps, seat pad, and fleece, and contoured padded body that can be adjusted to accommodate users with zero to full weight-bearing abilities. Its wide standing platform helps the user to spread his or her legs for hip development, or to accommodate leg braces. The platform is free of obstruction to facilitate placing the child
The Rifton Supine Stander, Model E420, is a supine stander designed to provide supported standing for children and adults with mobility disabilities. Designed for users 30 to 50 inches tall, this padded wooden board includes a height-adjustable footboard, armrests, head blocks, and lateral support blocks that slide out of the way during transfers. The armrests can be positioned anywhere along the frame and the variable armrest tilt helps control upper body posture. The board is also equipped wit
Rigistand is an adjustable stander for children with neuromuscular and physical mobility involvement. Standing not only provides alternative positioning for those who use wheelchairs or other seating systems, but also plays an important part in development and rehabilitation.
The Rocket Stander is a mobile standing aid designed to allow postural drainage for children who have a physical disability. The stander provides precise postural support and variable angle adjustability in standing. It also converts to allow for postural drainage and folds for storage. OPTIONS: A variety of component options are available. SIZE: Available in two sizes.
The Big Hug and Little Hug Vertical Stander are standing frames designed to offer support for children with mobility disabilities. They feature height adjustable chest and pelvic straps in addition to adjustable knee pad height and foot restraints. Designed with a reversible superstructure, it allows a child to be fitted in from the front or rear. The stand is detachable from the baseboard for storage and transportation. DIMENSIONS: Big Hug,(model 4630) accommodates children 43 to 53 inches in h
The Sammons Preston Tugs Pediatric Prone Stander, model 4617A, is a prone and supine stander designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. This stander is designed to keep children 25 to 48 inches tall in a prone position. Features include a fully vertical adjustable mainboard, knee board and footboard. Other features include a hand crank that provides quick and easy angle adjustments and nonslip, removable support pads that move to any position along the length of the board. Interna
The Sara Stedy is a transfer aid or standing designed for use by individuals with balance, lower extremity, mobility or walking disabilities or spinal cord injury. This mechanical device is used to move a person short distances, such as to and from the toilet, or to assist a person to stand. From a sitting position, the user can grasp the crossbar at the top of the frame and pull up to a standing position. To use the Sara Stedy to transfer the user, the caregiver then flips down the seat, and th
Stand in table designed to assist children in maintaining standing position while giving them a table top area for work or play activities. Height is adjustable. Leg divider is provided which can be attached to standing platform to encourage abduction. Wood construction. Has a wide base to prevent tipping. Table top is stain proof and easily cleaned. Box size: 12 inches by 14 inches for large size. Small box size is 10 by 12 inches. Table top size for both models is 24 by 24 inches by 34 inches
Standing frame for children measuring 30 to 36 inches from floor to mid- chest while standing. Adjustable back support, 30 to 44 inches from floor. Adjustable height tray, 30 to 36 inches. Adjustable height knee pads, 12 to 18 inches. Adjustable trunk pads, 6 to 13 inches wide. Tray 18 by 25 inches. 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. Warranty available. .
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a children at an early intervention center to stand at an easel. This stander has a plywood base and radiata pine uprights and a fabric back. The base is adjustable so the frame tilts up to 10 degrees backward. The fabric back is made of Brezeway, fabric used for outdoor furniture, for strength, ventilation, and softness. A torso strap and a strap to stabilize each leg are also made of Breezeway doubled over and fastened with Velcro in the back of the frame.
The Stand Aid is a powered Standing Aid designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. This standing frame is available with the choice of a powered lift, powered drive, or both. FRAME: This stander has a steel frame with a silver vein powder coat finish. The stander is equipped with contoured knee pads, a hip belt, and a plexiglass tray and it accommodates individuals from 4 feet 2 inches tall to 7 feet tall. POWER LIFT: The lift utilizes two twelve-volt actuators operated by a tog
The Stand Aid Junior is a standing frame designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. This stander accommodates individuals between 35 and 46 inches tall and holds the user's feet in a fixed position while providing support at the chest, hips, and knees. The unit has a steel frame and four locking swivel wheels. CAPACITY: 150 pounds.
Hand powered mobile standing device. Standing frame for lower body support, yet operates and maneuvers like a wheelchair. The unit is hand driven from the standing position by two large handwheels which are linked by a chain drive to the rear 12 inch drive wheels. The unit also has a work table that folds flat against the front, and an adjustable chest support that rotates forward and downward and locks into place, making it possible to lean over to work or pick up objects. To transfer to and fr
The Stand-In Table is a standing table designed for use by individuals with lower extremity disabilities. The table is made of hardwood with a plywood base and a laminated top. The edges are tee-molded or edgebanded for safety. The standing platform is height-adjustable and equipped with safety treads and a Velcro adjustable height padded knee rest. Other features include heavy-duty piano door hinges and two safety latches. SIZES: Adult (model 9333) or youth (model 9334). DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): 47
The Stand-In Table with Adjustable Platform is a standing table designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. This unit features a laminated wood standing box with a door with a positive latch to secure the user in the table. The standing platform has slip-resistant treads and is height-adjustable to accommodate users of differing heights. The unit is equipped with a height-adjustable padded knee rest and a fixed-height work surface. DIMENSIONS: The worksurface is 30 x 30 inches an
The Stand-Rite standing frame is a standing frame designed for use by individuals with mobility or lower extremity disabilities. The outer frame is one piece 1.25-inch steel tubing with 90-degree radius turns for smooth edges and strength. The frame is powder coated and textured for a good grip, if needed. The vertical inner supports are of one-inch steel tubing. Standard equipment includes vinyl-covered foam supports, foot guides, ankle stretching ramps, work/support table, nd lower leg strap.
The STAND-UP, models CKA-01, CKA-02, CKA-03, CKA-04, CKA-05 and CKA-06, is a standing aid and grab bar designed for use by individuals with standing, mobility or lower extremity disabilities who need assistance rising from a bed, chair or sofa. The unit has a stainless steel base with non-slip rubber edges that rests on the floor and does not require mounting to the floor, wall or ceiling. Plastic coated steel pipes with wood grain exterior finish are mounted securely on the base to form a suppo
The Standing Aid Frame with Table, models 1AT, 1BT, and 1CT, is an ergomonically designed, institutional quality standing table designed to facilitate standing, including weight bearing, correct foot and hip placement, and to control hip, knee, and ankle contractures and stimulate better respiration and cardiovascular functioning. The standing frame is made of aluminum and hardwood, and has built-in numerical adjustment scales for fitting, an adjustable heel stop, knee blocks, and a buttock pad
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Standing board provides assistance for children unable to stand without support. Also enables children to practice weight bearing activities and to improve balance and circulation. Plywood standing aid consists of a standing board and footboard attached to form an L shape and sit on a platform base. Support boards, including a hinged catch strip are attached to the back of the standing board. The hinged catch strip allows the standing board to be adjus
Tubular steel frame and plywood panels with wheels at rear and pegs with rubber crutch tips on front, allowing standing frame to be tipped back and wheeled from one place to another. Wooden footrest attaches to bottom of frame with molded plastic shoeholders. Wooden back board measures 28 inches high by 18 inches wide, with adjustment of height by reattaching board in alternative bolt holes. Adjustable height and depth foam knee support is clamped to vertical slot in back board. Foam- lined leat
DO IT YOURSELF PURPOSE: To provide a low-cost standing frame for a woman with mobility disabilities. Just above the feet of each leg of a discarded, but usable, walker with no wheels, drill one hole, front to back. Pass a long bolt through the resulting holes on each leg. Place the walker on a piece of plywood, slightly wider than the walker, and approximately 18 inches deeper. Place the front of the walker two inches from one end of the plywood. Use a pipe straps to attach each bolt to the ply
The Standing Frame Conversion Kits, models 1.7 and 1.7A, change the 1A model standing frame to the 1B model and the 1AT model into the 1BT model, respectively. (See separate entries for these standing frame models.) This enables the 1 to 5 year old versions to fit 4 to 7 year old children. Both kits include two 19-inch aluminum uprights, two 21-inch wooden supports, and a longer hip belt. WEIGHTS: Model 1.7 weighs approximately 5 pounds, Model 1.7A approximately 10 pounds. DELIVERY TIME: This is
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To repair a stander for an individual with cerebral palsy. Two of the four locking casters on the stander had broken and the tires had hardened with age, putting the unit in danger of moving as it was placed in a horizontal position for transfers. The existing casters were replaced with new ones. In addition, the nuts for the quarter-inch tri-screws used to adjust the unit had worn out. The nuts were drilled out of the frame and tapped out to accept larger tri-screws,
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Table with built-in supports to allow a child who cannot stand unaided to maintain an upright position. Describes construction of a pine and plywood table, measured to fit the child, with a fitted cutout, a door to hold the child against the cutout, and knee and foot supports to hold the child upright. Lists materials needed; provides diagrams and photographs. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Hofmann, R B TITLE: How to Build Special Furniture and
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a standing wheelchair for individuals with mobility disabilities and other individuals who use wheelchairers. Similar to the Segway, the Standing Wheelchair is a two-wheeled cruiser designed to provide with a way to travel while standing. The wheels underneath the Standing Wheelchair perform the same function as those of a regular wheelchair; however, the person is actually standing rather than sitting. The user's legs are held in place
The Stedy is a transfer aid or standing designed for use by individuals with balance, lower extremity, mobility or walking disabilities or spinal cord injury. This mechanical device is used to move a person short distances, such as to and from the toilet, or to assist a person to stand. From a sitting position, the user can grasp the crossbar at the top of the frame and pull up to a standing position. To use the Stedy to transfer the user, the caregiver then flips down the seat, and the user sit
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a mechanical stander and adjustable walker for a young child with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA). SMA is a neuromuscular disease which results in weakness and limited mobility in the limbs, particularly the legs. Because of this weakness, the child was forced to spend most of his time in a sitting or lying position. The STRIDER project resulted in an adjustable device that supported the child in a standing position and allowed him to walk
The SuperPole Transfer System is a transfer aid designed to assist individuals with mobility disabilities. Available in standardand bariatric models, this modular system may be used beside the bath, toilet, bed, or chair and offers sturdy support. Made of rigid heavy-gauge steel, the pole features a slip-resistant rubberized foam grip, a low-profile base, and a rubber friction pad on the top and floor anchor plate to prevent twisting during use. The system is available with the pole only, with a
The Superstand and Superstand Youth are standing frames designed for use by children with neurological, lower extremity, balance, or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This pediatric standing system supports children in prone, upright, or supine positions. The Superstand fits children from 26 to 48 inches tall and Superstand Youth fits children from 40 to 60 inches tall. Each unit comes with a headrest, chin rest, knee and foot support, and a rolling base with four 3-inch casters. The
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide standing ability for a child unable to stand unaided. Made of plywood, the unit is hinged at the bottom to enable the unit to be tilted as needed. A sliding metal rod at the back holds the frame in place. The stander is equipped with a tray that moves with the stander to keep it parallel to the ground. Semi-circular aluminum brackets under the tray pivot on the tray support bar for the necessary movement. The stander is also equipped with two pairs of padde
The Supine Stander is a supine stander designed for use by children with lower extremity, neurological, or walking disabilities who need supported upright weight bearing and for whom prone standing is not appropriate. The basic stander includes two pairs of lateral supports (for the trunk and the hips), one 2-inch Velcro strap for either hip or trunk laterals, sectional back pads, posterior knee pads with padded strap, shoe holders, and locking casters. OPTIONS: Lateral knee supports; chest harn
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted standing frame for a child with migrating partial epilepsy in infancy (MPEI) to allow for therapeutic standing. The child had outgrown her Lazy Squirrel Frame that she used for home and at pre-school. The new adaptation allows the child to stand up and hold her own weight upright which is good for her muscles and enables her to engage more actively with others. The adjustable padded supports and straps on the frame support
Supro is a supine stander that has been designed for children from 2 years to young adult who need to develop and maintain their ability to weight bear through their lower extremities. It offers full posterior body contact and is suitable for users with little or no head control. The Supro provides the option of supine, prone and vertical standing in one frame. Its design gives an angle range of 90° allowing it to achieve a horizontal and vertical position. By removing the head support, re-fixin
Symmetry and Symmetry Youth are standing frames designed for use by individuals with mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. This frame supports full upright standing posture. It has a solid padded sliding seat and an adjustable sliding back, with lift arms that pull the system up and forward. The system maintains the position of the seat on the users' body while the user is standing or returning to the seated position. The seat is smooth on the front edge so the user gettin
The TherAdapt Mini-Supine Stander is a standing table designed and sized to meet the needs of children in early intervention programs. The hinged lower back lowers for positioning and adjusts in 5 degree increments back 20 degrees from vertical. The stander comes equipped with adjustable angle tray; adjustable trunk and knee pads; pelvic, knee and chest straps; dual adjustable thoracic pads; and ankle straps secured with double D-rings. The stander can be moved by tilting back and rolling it on
The TherAdapt Primary Supine Stander is a standing table designed and sized to meet the needs of primary aged children. The hinged lower back lowers for positioning and adjusts in 5 degree increments back 20 degrees from vertical. The stander comes equipped with adjustable angle tray; adjustable trunk and knee pads; pelvic, knee and chest straps; dual adjustable thoracic pads; and ankle straps secured with double D-rings. The stander can be moved by tilting back and rolling it on non-swivel cast
The Tiltables by R82 are powered and manual standers that convert to supine, prone, or upright standers and tilt tables designed for use by children and adults with mobility disabilities. All units include trunk support strap, individual height- and angle-adjustable foot supports, and locking casters. Each table provides 90- to 185-degree surface angle adjustment. The tables are available in three sizes, and sizes 2 and 3 are available with or without motorized power tilt; size 1 is available as
The Totstander is a standing aid designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. This stander encourages children 26 to 33 inches tall to develop weight bearing and postural positioning skills. Standard features include a wooden base, a chest strap, knee supports, and foot sandals. The foot sandals are designed to hold a child's feet securely on the stander, and the knee supports for adduction and abduction are individually height-, depth-, and angle-adjustable. DIMENSIONS: The base is
The Toucan Standing Frame is designed to support children in both upright and prone positions. The distance between the left and the right part of the frame allows for efficient transfer to a wheelchair or static seating system.
The Tumble Forms TriStanders 45, model 4525S, and Tristander 58, model 4530S, are prone, supine, and vertical standers designed to provide versatile standing options for children. Both standers combine the stability of a tubular steel frame with the comfortable firm foam positioning modules by Tumble Forms. Foot-operated pneumatic tilt mechanisms adjusts the standing angle from 15 to 90 degrees, allowing the standers to be used in vertical, prone, and supine positions. The adjustable module cush
This two place standing table provides each child with a large recreational/work area. Features of the standing table include: height adjustable foot platforms via a spring lock pin, rubber covered foot platforms for safety, and spacious platforms suitable for patients with or without braces. The standing table top is constructed of a scratch resistant, laminated wood grain. Adult sizes are available upon request. DIMENSIONS: Top size is 30 x 48 inches; overall height is 32.75 inches. Foot platf
The Uprights by R82 are standing frames designed for use by children and adults with mobility disabilities. Each unit includes two torso support straps with Velcro closure, fully adjustable knee pads, heel bar, and height-adjustable uprights. The Uprights are available in two sizes, each with or without casters. OPTIONS: Foot dividers, foot straps, kneeling pad, and wood or PVC plastic trays. DIMENSIONS (LxW): Size 1 is 23 to 35 inches x 14 inches between uprights; size 2 is 29 to 42 inches x 1
The User-Friendly Standing Aid Frame, model K0109, is a standing aid designed for use by children with lower extremity or neurological disabilities. These units are made of hardwood and steel with colorful, breathable fabrics. They feature a swing-away rear entry and provide adjustable support at the feet, knees, hips, and buttocks. OPTIONS: White Melamine table; clear Lexan table; upper trunk support; kneeling pads; heel/ankle strap; small or large head/back support; hip lateral support; abdomn
The All Adjustable Stand-in Table is a standing table designed to provide a table top surface for work or play activities for adults from 4 feet 10 inches to 6 feet 5 inches, (model 4518A) or children (model 4518) in a standing position. The table surface adjusts forward and back and has adjustments for body thickness and hip width as well as padded knee and buttock supports and an adjustable foot alignment rail. DIMENSIONS: The Adult size is 30 x 30 inches overall with a height range of 34 to 5
The ValueLine Youth/Adult Standing Table, model 4513D, is a standing table designed for use by children and adults from 4 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 4 inches with lower extremity disabilities. Designed to provide a table top surface for work or play in a standing position, this standing table has a wide base platform for added stability and to support weight-bearing parts of the body. Other features include an enclosed standing box with a door, cut-out, styrene covered top, and height adjustable f
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of an advanced exoskeleton that enables individuals with paraplegia (severe spinal cord injury) to stand, walk, sit and, climb stairs.
A team of engineers at Vanderbilt University’s Center for Intelligent Mechatronics has developed a powered exoskeleton that enables people with severe spinal cord injuries to stand, walk, sit and climb stairs. Its light weight, compact size and modular design promise to provide users with an unprecedented de
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.
The Vertical Stander is a prone standing frame for children from 18 months through 12 years who need support at the hips and pelvis to maintain standing alignment. FEATURES: The frame has a solid pelvic stabilizer for anterior, posterior and lateral positioning; a removable lower cushion for knee extension; removable adjustable foot supports for additional alignment of feet and ankles; a posterior pelvic pad that swings away and locks in place with a safety latch; removable lateral cushions; and
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 Walker is a standing aid and gait trainer designed for use by individuals with balance, lower extremity, mobility, or walking disabilities or stroke. The Walker is available with a hydraulic or power lift mechanism that lifts using a U-shaped table for arm support and safety straps that support the user in the crotch. It also has a foldable spade seat that can assist in lifting. One the user, is standing, the Walker can be used as a gait trainer. It has four casters that feature a straight
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 Wheelabout is a wheeled standing aid for children. It includes the Mulholland Prone Stander with 24 inch spoked side drive wheels with handrims for propulsion (standard wheelchair wheels), and front and rear casters for stability. Chest, hip and knee supports are adjustable. Degree of pronated tilt is adjustable. Wheel position is adjustable for optimal hand placement on handrim. The unit is made of an aluminum alloy. CAPACITY: For users weighing up to 50 pounds, and measuring from 34 inches
The Wheelie Mobile Prone Stander is a prone stander designed for use by children with lower extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This stander has large wheels to increase mobility, add stability, and provide a mild camber for a more comfortable and controlled grip. Other features include body pads with fully-adjustable lateral supports, a strap positioning system with padded back and seat support, an adjustable tilt angle of up to 15 degrees, quick-release wheels, and
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Adjustable work table provides extra support and balance needed to prevent employees from falling. Particularly useful for lower extremity amputees. Wooden table top consists of wide hinged armrests and a safety belt. Four adjustable 7/8 inch metal pipes run through standard work bench to serve as legs. Includes photograph and diagram. COMMENTS: Submitted by the Occupational Therapy Department, Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, New Yor