Lower Extremity Amputation

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1200 Handrail

The 1200 Handrail is a handrail designed for use by individuals with balance, lower extremity, or mobility disabilities. The handrail provides a gripping surface with an ergonomically designed thumb groove. It is mounted on a 0.08-inch thick, continuous aluminum retainer; and is covered with a 0.08-inch thick, scratch- and stain-resistant rigid vinyl cover. The grip is 1.5 inches in diameter, and it extends 3 inches from the wall. All mounting fasteners are included with the product. DIMENSIONS

17 Series Wheelchair Accessible Mobile Lab Station

The 17 Series Wheelchair Accessible Mobile Lab Station is a portable, accessible science work station designed for use by individuals with lower extremity and mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury and others who use wheelchairs. This workstation is designed for use in classrooms and science laboratories to allow students who use a wheelchair access to scientific experiments in a classroom setting. Made with a steel frame and heavy duty solid plastic panels, this unit resembles a standard d

2 Wheelchairs Accessible 4-Seater Picnic Table

This product is designed for persons in wheelchairs. It is a 4-seater picnic table. Has room for 2 wheelchairs to also be seated at the table. It is made from high-pressure wood from sustainable sources – FSC Certified. Item will arrive “flatpacked” to save transport costs.

3R80 Prosthetic Knee

The 3R80 Prosthetic Knee is a knee prosthesis designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This knee's rotary hydraulic responds to ground reaction forces during the stance phase of gait. It utilizes a high hydraulic resistance to prevent involuntary flexion of the knee. This stance phase control is advantageous on uneven surfaces, slopes, and when walking down stairs. The knee has four optimized adjustment options for stance phase and swing phase control. Flexion and extensi

6-Seater Picnic Table- Fits 1 Wheelchair

This product is designed for people who use wheelchairs. It is a 6-seater picnic table and has room for a wheelchair to also be seated at the table. It is made from high-pressure wood from sustainable sources – FSC Certified. Item will arrive “flatpacked” to save transport costs. Shipping cost included.

6-Seater Picnic Table- Fits 2 Wheelchairs

This product is designed for people who use wheelchairs. It is a 6-seater picnic table and has room for 2 wheelchairs to also be seated at the table. It is made from high-pressure wood from sustainable sources – FSC Certified. Item will arrive “flatpacked” to save transport costs.

6Runner 10 (Model 888Wnlm)

The 6Runner 10, model 888WNLM, is a powered wheelchair designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or arthritis. FRAME (LxWxH): The overall dimensions, including the footplate, are 42 x 23 x 46.4 inches. The ground clearance is 3 inches. The turning radius is 15.75 inches. The base is available in red. CONTROLS: VR2 Controller and VR2 Main Control Box. MWD: Mid-wheel drive with 0.6 horsepower. SEAT (WxDxH): 18 x 17.5 x 22 inche

6Runner 10 Deluxe (Model 858Wm)

The 6Runner 10 Deluxe, model 858WM, is a powered wheelchair designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or arthritis. FRAME (LxWxH): The overall dimensions, including the footplate, are 30 x 22 x 38.6 inches. The ground clearance is 3 inches. The turning radius is 18 inches. The base is available in red or blue. CONTROLS: Integral VSI Joystick Controller and VSI Controller Bracket. MWD: Mid-wheel drive with 0.8 horsepower. SEAT

6Runner 10 Rehab (Model 888Wnlm-R)

The 6Runner 10 Rehab, model 888WNLM-R, is a powered wheelchair designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or arthritis. FRAME (LxW): The overall dimensions, including the footplate, are 42 x 23 x 35.5 inches. The wheelbase is 33 x 23 inches with a ground clearance of 3 inches. The turning radius is 15.75 inches. The base is available in blue. CONTROLS: Integral VSI Joystick Controller. MWD: Mid-wheel drive with 0.8 horsepower.

6Runner 14 (Model 888Wnllhd)

The 6Runner 14, model 888WNLLHD, is a powered wheelchair designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or arthritis. FRAME (LxWxH): The overall dimensions, including the footplate, are 42 x 26 x 49 inches. The ground clearance is 2.75 inches. The turning radius is 23.5 inches. The base is available in red. CONTROLS: Programmable VR2 Joystick Controller with adjustable speed and battery life indicator. MWD: Mid-wheel drive with 1

Accent Foot

The Accent Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This is a cosmetically appealing foot with an adjustable heel height. This dynamic response foot incorporates transverse rotation and inversion-eversion for low to moderate activities. The foot is available with a dynamic pylon or an integrated pyramid. For cosmetic finishing, the foot has ankle fairing and a sandal toe. The foot is lightweight and multi-axial, with three firmness options. Integ

Accugait

AccuGait is a portable computerized gait analysis system designed for use in gait assessment. The system consists of a platform with a composite material top plate and Hall effect sensing elements. The unit interfaces directly with a laptop computer via a built-in amplifier. Analog outputs are optional. Data are provided for force and movent along x-y-z coordinates, with the z axis oriented downward, the y axis oriented away from the connector, and the x axis oriented to the left. DIMENSIONS (Hx

Acella Adjustable Group Therapy Table (Model 7236)

The Adjustable Group Therapy Table, model 7236 is a treatment table designed for use in therapy settings. The height-adjustable table has a laminate top and height adjustment is accomplished using the attached hand crank which folds under the table when not in use. The table seats six to eight individuals, including wheelchair users. DIMENSIONS: The height adjusts from 27 to 39 inches and the table surface is 72 x 36 inches. COLOR: The laminate surface is available in amber maple or golden oak.

Adapted Paddle Launch Vehicle (Aplv)

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of an adapted paddle launch vehicle that allows for the launch and retrieval of a kayak and also allows the kayaker to transfer from their wheelchair to the kayak then safely launch the kayak into the water from a boat ramp. There were five major requirements for the adapted padded launch vehicle (APLV): (1) the device should be accessible to the widest possible range of users; (2) transfer from the wheelchair to the kayak should be comfort

Adaptive Cricket Bat

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted cricket bat for motorized wheelchair users to use in to play an adaptive cricket game. This adaptation of the game was developed by the Recreation Service at Northcott in Austrailia. A physiotherapist at Northcott contacted TADNSW to find out if it would be possible to create a cricket bat for individuals who use a wheelchair and have no upper body strength. The bat needed to be adapted and useable to attach to all the vari

Adaptive Special Needs Pants And Shorts

Adaptive Special Needs Pants and Shorts are men's, women's, or children's pants, slacks, jeans, or shorts designed for wear by children and adults with mobility or lower extremity disabilities or lower extremity amputation. Pants and shorts are available in a standard choice of polyester/cotton twill or polyester/cotton stretch denim. Additional fabrics are available. The pants and shorts are custom made to order. Wheelchair-style pants and shorts tuck at the hip panel for better fit, have a lo

Adjustable Wheelchair Clamp

The Adjustable Wheelchair Clamp is designed for individuals who use a wheelchair for mobility. The wheelchair clamp is a multidirectional clamp that can be secured to a wheelchair for positioning of an umbrella or other small item such as a small flag. When not in use the clamp can be folded flush to the back of the wheelchair. DIMENSIONS: Length 50 centimeters. COLOR: Black and silver. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Adult Standard Forearm Crutch

The Adult Standard Forearm Crutch is a forearm crutch designed for use by for individuals with walking disabilities. The crutch is designed for long-term use and has an orthopedic handle for user comfort. The forearm cuffs are vinyl coated. Adjustments to the handgrip and cuff heights can be made independently. DIMENSIONS: The crutch height can be adjusted from 30 to 37 inches in 1-inch increments.

Airlite Monolithic Prosthesis (Models Ab1, Ab2, & Ab3)

The Airlite Monolithic Prosthesis is an endoskeletal below-knee prosthesis designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This endoskeletal prosthesis is made from a braided carbon fiber material that produces a plastic stronger than steel when combined with resin during the fabrication process. The prosthesis includes a carbon composite ankle block with a fixed ankle (model AB1) or an alignable ankle (models AB2 and AB3). The model AB2 alignable ankle incorporates the same lam

Albacmat Rescue Mat

The AlbacMat Rescue Mat is an emergency evacuation system designed for use with individuals with mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. Made of a polypropylene board covered by a lightweight canvas material, the unit has a handle above the user's head, a handle below the user's feet, and three handles on each side. It has two safety straps at the torso and the shins to secure the user to the mat, and a pocket at the bottom in which the user places his or her feet. The straps and handles ar

American Ramp System Amramp Modular Steel Wheelchair Ramp

The American Ramp System AmRamp Modular Steel Wheelchair Ramp is a modular ramp designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs or scooters or who cannot use stairs. The steel mesh design of the ramp allows for rain and snow to pass through, minimizing slippery conditions. Ramps are available for permanent and temporary applications, and may be installed the next day after purchase or rental. Ramps are available with or without handrails on both sides. OPTIONS: Turning landings. DIMENSIONS:

Ameriglide Rear-Door Drive-Thru Lift 350

The Rear Door Drive-Thru Lift 350 is a powered wheelchair or scooter loader for vans designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. This lift attaches to the vehicle's third-row seating hardware. When in operation, a platform extends out on rails from inside until it clears the rear of the vehicle. From there, the platform lowers to the ground. The user drives the power chair or scooter onto the platform, attaches the straps, and presses a button on a remote hand control. The power

Amputee Lower Extremity Rehabilitation Exercise Kit

The Amputee Lower Extremity Rehabilitation Exercise Kit is an exercise planning program designed for use by physical therapits who work with individuals with lower extremity amputation. The program presents 122 professionally illustrated exercises for individuals with lower extremity amputation, including post operative exercises and exercises for the upper extremity, sound lower extremity, back and trunk. It includes 26 reproducible full page patient tip sheets dealing with transfers, shrinker

Apex 7 Day Pill Organizer (Models 70010 & 70042)

The Apex 7 Day Pill Organizer, models 70010 and 70042, has 1 compartment for each day of the week. The days are clearly indicated with raised and highlighted letters and Braille on top of each of the 7 compartments for blind individuals or persons with low vision. All compartments open individually. OPTIONS: Available for imprinting. SIZES: Medium (##70010) and Extra Large (##70042). DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): 1.25 x 0.75 x 4.5 inches (medium) or 1-5/6 x 7/8 x 6-3/16 inches (extra large). COLOR: Both a

Apopps

APOPPS (the Adjustable Postoperative, Protective and Preparatory System For Transtibial Amputees) is a below-knee training prosthesis designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This adjustable postoperative or preparatory protective socket protects against injury during both early and preparatory stages of rehabilitation, while providing access to bandages and dressings for wound care. It features an adjustable design to accommodate compression and swelling of the wound are

Apopps-Tf

APOPPS-TF (Adjustable Postoperative, Protective and Preparatory System For Transfemoral Amputees) is an above knee training prosthesis designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. The system includes the FLO-TECH-TOR-TF protective socket for post-surgical use, and the UFOS (Universal Frame Outer Socket) preparatory socket for use when the patient is beginning rehabilitation. The FLO-TECH-TOR-TF is a one-piece socket that provides non-ambulatory protection for transfemoral amp

Aqualine Waterproof Prosthetic System

The Aqualine Waterproof Prosthetic System is a water-resistant prosthesis for people with either transtibial or transfemoral (below-knee or above-knee) amputations. This modular system consists of specially adapted components that can help increase the user’s security, stability and functionality in the pool, in the shower, or at the beach. The Aqualine Waterproof Prosthetic System is comprised of two major parts: The 3WR95 Aqua Knee and the 1WR95 Aqua Foot. The lightweight 3WR95 Aqua Knee has a

Aquatec Ocean Self Propel (Model 712900)

The Aquatec Ocean, model A712900, is a height-adjustable wheelchair shower commode designed for use by individuals with mobility or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. The chair is constructed from stainless steel for maintenance-free use. The seat frame has a static ten-degree back tilt for comfort and the back upholstery is adjustable. Features include adjustable swing-away footrests, standard heel loops, locking front casters, rear wheelchair drive wheels with standard wheelch

Aquatic Access Lift (Model Igat-180Ad)

The Aquatic Access Lift, model IGAT-180AD, is a pool lift designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. Designed specifically for pools and spas with pool covers, this lift provides elevated deck clearance to allow for automatic pool covers or pool/spa combinations. This lift is user-operable, and the seat height adjusts to accommodate various wheelchair heights. The seat rotates forward when entering the poo

Arm/leg Ergometer Modification

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted arm/leg ergometer for use by an individual with mobility disabilities and who uses a wheelchair. The article outlines a simple adaptation of an ergometer for use by those with lower extremity disabilities. The modification involves using PVC tubing to adapt an existing exercise ergometer. The first step to modify an existing arm/leg ergometer is to remove the seat. PVC tubing is purchased and then cut to construct one meter

Axtion Foot (Model 1E56)

The Axtion Foot, model 1E56, is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. Made from urethane and carbon, it is a lightweight high function foot for active users. Features include a dynamic heel, a pyramid with an integrated elastomer wedge, and a long carbon fiber toe lever. SIZES: 22 to 31. DIMENSIONS: Profile is 2 1/8 inches. The heel is 0.5-inch high. CAPACITY: 275 pounds. WEIGHT: 13 ounces. WARRANTY: 36 months.

Balance Training System For Children

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a balance training system for children with disabilities using Wii balance board technology. Students from Rice University linked together five Wii balance boards to a computerized motion tracking system and developed a game based on this system to help children advance their balance skills. The boards are lined up in a row between active handrails that provide feedback on how heavily users depend on their arms. The game requires the use

Barrier Free Water Dam

The Barrier Free Water Dam is a water dam for showers designed to provide access to a roll-in shower by wheelchair and rolling shower chairs users while containing water. The soft vinyl dam is flexible for wheelchairs to roll over and then return to an upright position. It can be used in conjunction with a shower curtain to keep water in the shower area. The vinyl dam, made of poly-vinyl chloride, fits into an anodized and polished aluminum threshold. Installation requires a hack saw, measu

Biom

The BiOM is a below knee robotic prosthesis that designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This prosthesis, which includes the foot, ankle, and lower calf, uses robotics to replicate the calf muscles and Achilles tendon. With each step, the BiOM provides a powered push-off which propels the wearer forward. Powered plantar flexion enables the prosthesis to normalize the gait and metabolic demands to those of non-amputees. With its bionic functionality, this prosthesis can r

Black Trays

The Black trays are wheelchair lap trays designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. These PVC trays are equipped with attached rims and are difficult to crack. SIZES: Infant, child, and adult sizes. COLOR: Black.

Blanket Support

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To remove the weight of bed coverings from sensitive legs and feet for individuals with spinal cord injury, neurological disabilities, burns, or arthritis. This article, included in a chapter entitled "Bedroom & Getting Dressed," describes how to make a strong, flexible blanket support from PVC pipe and fittings. When assembled, the base of the unit slides between the bed's mattress and box spring and the top extends above the foot of the bed; sheets, blankets, a

Bottoms Up Bar

The Bottoms Up Bar is a transfer aid designed for people with lower extremity and mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury and lower extremity amputees. It allows a person in a wheelchair to transfer to a seated position on the ground or floor and from the floor or ground back into the wheelchair. The Bottoms Up Bar attaches to a wheelchair's frame with two collar clamps that are fastened to the front of the frame. The width of the Bottoms Up Bar is adjustable to accommodate multiple wheelcha

Bottoms Up Bar Adjustable Base Unit

The Bottoms Up Bar Adjustable Base Unit is a transfer aid designed for people with lower extremity and mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury and lower extremity amputees. It allows a person to use the Bottoms Up Bar (see separate record) transfer from a parked wheelchair or a chair, sofa or other sitting furniture to a seated position on the ground or floor and from the floor or ground back into the chair. The four legs of the Bottoms Up Bar are placed into holes in the Base Unit's frame

Bullet Monoski- Alois Praschberger

The Bullet Monoski is designed for individuals with lower extremity amputations to experience alpine skiing. The Bullet Monoski offers easy handled quick-release system for drag lifts, adjustable seat back, for solid support and improved snow-protection on seat. There is a specially constructed spring and shock-absorption system with a lever/cable system for easy entry on chairlifts.

Byteswitch Sewing Machine

The ByteSwitch Sewing Machine is a sewing machine with hand or mouth controls designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury or lower extremity amputation or disabilities. This is an adapted version of the Singer school model sewing machine, and comes with standard features such as an easy threading auto-tension system and foot pedal, with the addition of a ByteSwitch speed controller that works with the machine's electronic speed control. The switch uses captive air to control sewing s

C-Leg (Model 3C100)

The C-Leg, model 3C100, is a microprocessor-controlled prosthetic knee designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. For stability, the knee's microprocessors control the knee's hydraulic function 50 times a second. The maxium flexion angle is 125 degrees. The knee is available in standard and knee-disarticulation versions. OPTIONS: Feet approved for use with the C-Leg are models 1D25, 1A30, and 1D10; C-Walk (model 1C40); LuXon Max (model 1E40); Lo Rider (mode 1E57); and the L

Canvas Walker Seat (Model W1218)

The Canvas Walker Seat, model W1218, is a seat for a walker designed for use by people with mobility and balance disabilities. Designed for use on walkers with dual front crossbars. this seat installs on four points of the frame and folds out of the way when not in use. CAPACITY: 250 pounds.

Carrier Wheelchair

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To develop a prototype robotic wheelchair which allows individuals with mobility disabilities and wheelchair users greater independence and the capacity to traverse any terrain and situation. Developed as semester project at the University of Applied Arts in the Studio Industrial Design 2 Esslinger (www.creativednaaustria.com). The CARRIER wheelchair’s frame is specifically shaped to maneuver over a commode and adapted with a “trap door” allowing the user to us

Chair Activity Bingo

Chair Activity Bingo is designed for use by individuals of all ages with limited physical mobility due to generalized weakness, neurological impairment, surgery or arthritis. These activities encourage physical activity without having to get up out of your seat. Chair Activity Bingo focuses on seated stretches and simple movements that must be completed in order to mark the game card. It includes 30 laminated 8-1/2 inches x 11 inches bingo cards, playing cards and instructions.

College Park Tres Foot

The College Park Tres Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. With a full-length toe lever and soft components to articulate inversion/eversion, this dynamic response foot can help restore function for individuals with moderate activity. The foot comes permanently assembled in an integrated foot shell without a Spectra sock. DIMENSIONS: 21 to 30 centimeters long. CAPACITY: 220 pounds. COLOR: Caucasian or brown foot shell. WARRANTY: One year.

College Park Tribute Foot

The College Park Tribute Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This foot/ankle unit is multi-axial for stability on uneven terrain, with a dynamic response keel and heel, transverse rotation, and a full-length toe lever for increased comfort. It has adjustable plantar flexion and dorsiflexion, adjustable inversion/eversion, adjustable transverse rotation, and adjustable stride control. DIMENSIONS: 21 to 30 centimeters long. CAPACITY: 220 pound

College Park Truper Foot

The College Park TruPer Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by children with lower extremity amputation. This foot provides multi-axial function and dynamic response, and is customizable for each individual child. To accommodate the growth of the child, this prosthesis has interchangeable foreheels and shells, growth plates, and bumpers for two growth ranges. The foot shell has an anatomical shape and a sandal toe. The endoskeletal Sealing Boot and exoskeletal Finishing Ring protect the f

College Park Trustep Foot

The College Park TruStep Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This prosthesis is multi-axial with rotation, and has a split toe to allow up to a half-inch of independent toe flex during normal use. The foot can be customized to provide a natural gait pattern. DIMENSIONS: 22 to 31 centimeters long. CAPACITY: 352 pounds. COLOR: Caucasian, brown, or jet-black foot shell. WARRANTY: Up to three years.

College Park Venture Foot

The College Park Venture Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. The foot has a full-length toe lever and multi-axial, dynamic response, and transverse rotation functions. To fit the individual's gait, it has adjustable plantarflexion-dorsiflexion, inversion-eversion, transverse rotation, and stride control. DIMENSIONS: 21 to 30 centimeters long. CAPACITY: 275 pounds. COLOR: Caucasian, brown, or jet-black foot shell. WARRANTY: Three-year warran

Competition Sit-Ski

The Competition Sit-Ski is a water ski designed for use by individuals with neurological or cognitive disabilities, lower extremity amputation or disabilities, or spinal cord injury. This mono sit-ski can run the outer course at 24 miles per hour or faster. The user is held securely by a Custom Sit-Ski Cage mounted to the ski (see separate entry). OPTIONS: Foot plates, ropes, handles, ski bags, equipment bags, fins. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 86 x 11 inches. WEIGHT: 7 pounds.

Cp-200 Right Angle Control

The CP-200 Right Angle Control is a hand control for automobiles designed for use by people with lower extremity or neurological disabilities and leg amputees. The CP-200 Right Angle Control is designed for use on any vehicle with automatic transmission, power steering and power brakes. It is made mostly of black anodized aluminum. The unit is equipped for either right- or left-handed use, but that selection must be specified at time of ordering. The CP-200 uses universal mounting brackets and d

Crutch Accessory Kit (Model T70040)

The Crutch Accessory Kit, model T70040, is a set of crutch tips, crutch handgrip pads, and crutch underarm cushions designed for use on wooden or aluminum axillary crutches. The set includes two reinforced rubber underarm pads (model T70010), two solid tube-style crutch handgrip pads (model 70020) with extra-thick cushioning, and two rubber crutch tips reinforced with metal washers (model 70034). DIMENSIONS: The crutch tips fit crutches with 7/8- or one-inch shafts. COLOR: The handgrip and under

Crutch Chair

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of crutches which can transform into a seat to rest the user's tired legs for individuals with mobility, lower extremity or walking disabilities or a person recovering from an injury. These forearm crutches are made from plastic polymer and have an arch-type construction so that the hand grips can be joined together to form a small seat. The user can lean the joined crutches up against a wall to form a seat on which the individual can lean

Crutch Handgrip Covers

The Crutch Handgrip Covers are crutch handgrip cushions or walker handgrip pads designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, balance, or walking disabilities. These handgrip cushions are intended to help reduce pressure and chafing. Made of plush fleece fabric, these handgrip cushions have Velcro-style closure and are designed to fit all underarm crutches and most models of walkers. COLORS: Black, cobblestone, moss green, grape ape, peek-a-blue, orange fuzz, or tickled pink.

Crutch Handgrips

The Crutch Handgrips are handgrips designed for use on most crutches. These cushioned grips help provide comfort for individuals using ctutches. The grips are washable and persperation resistant.

Crutch Tips

The Crutch Tips are crutch tips designed for use with most crutches. These crutch tips are designed to provide skid-resistant traction and have extra tread for improved durability. The tips are available in Standard with a standard base for short term use and Extra Large with an extra-thick base for long-term use. DIMENSIONS: Tip size is 7/8 inch.

Ct-100 Rotary Cable Control

The CT-100 Rotary Cable Control is a hand control for automobiles designed for use by people with lower extremity or neurological disabilities and leg amputees. The Rotary Cable Control may be used on any vehicle with an automatic transmission, power steering, and power brakes. The unit is equipped for either left- or right-handed operation and uses universal mounting brackets. It does not affect operation of the vehicle by people without disabilities. When using the CT-100, the user operates th

Custom Designed Prosthetic Legs

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of custom designed prosthetic legs for amputees. Bespoke Innovations, currently in "prototype and Beta phase", utilizes layering 3D printers to construct personalized prostheses. The user can take part in creating the device, including choosing the look, pattern, and texture. TITLE: Company Creates Personalized Prosthetic Legs. WEBSITE: medGadget. REF: http://www.medgadget.com/archives/2010/12/company_creates_personalized_p....

Dadc Brake Only

The DADC Brake Only is a hand control designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities, spinal cord injury, upper or lower extremity disabilities, including limited range of motion or use of only one leg, or drivers who can operate the pedals, but are challenged with the transition from gas to brake. The user pushes the control's handle to apply the brakes. It does not connect to the accelerator. The DADC 500 Brake Only provides a quick, light action and a smooth response. It fits a wi

Dadc Game Wheel

The DADC Game Wheel is a modified game controller designed for people with fine motor or upper or lower extremity disabilities, or spinal cord injury that prevent them from using a joystick or pedal control. This controller consists of a steering wheel controller for games involving racing or driving, and a hand control lever extending from the base of the unit to control acceleration and braking functions.

Delta 30Mm Light Carbon Pylon & Delta 30Mm Heavy Carbon Pylon

The Delta 30mm Light Carbon Pylon and Delta 30mm Heavy Carbon Pylon are below-knee prothesis components designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. These carbon pylons are used with the Pyramid Plus transtibial system. DIMENSIONS: Diameter is 30 millimeters and the length is 12, 24, or 36 inches. CAPACITY: The capacity of the light carbon pylon is 195 pounds with low activity or 155 pounds with moderate activity. The capacity of the heavy carbon pylon is 250 pounds with low

Desk Chair

DO-IT-YOURSELF-ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To create an adjustable, mobile desk chair that assists with standing. A barber’s chair was fixed to a homemade wooden platform equipped with casters and a hydraulic unit attached. The chair can be raised and lowered while in use by pulling on a rope attached to the foot lever or pushing on the lever with an inverted cane. The user can also use it to assist with standing by maneuvering the chair into place, stabilizing the user’s knees, and rising. MATERIALS: Ba

Diestco Fabric Cane And Crutch Holders (Models B6213 & B6313)

The Diestco Fabric Cane and Crutch Holders are cane or crutch holders for wheelchairs or scooters side pouch designed for use by individuals with mobility, walking, or lower extremity disabilities. Made of water-resistant nylon, this carrier is shaped similarly to a golf bag and is available with a mounting system for use on captain-style scooter seats or wheelchairs without push handles (model B6213) or on wheelchairs with push handles (model 6313).

Digital Cap With Toe Spreader

Digital Cap with Toe Spreader is designed to relieve pressure and friction on the toes for multiple purposes. The Digital Cap is fully lined with Silipos® medical grade mineral oil gel for all around digital protection. It can be used to aid in the relief of Functional Hallux Limitus when placed with the spreader on the bottom of the toe. This product is washable and reusable. Latex free and hypoallergenic.

Distal Pad

Distal Pads are socket mounting systems designed to ensure total contact between a leg amputation stump and the prosthetic socket. The bowl-shaped pads are made of non-toxic polyurethane foam. SIZES: Small, medium, large, and extra large. DIMENSIONS: The small pad is 2.75 inches in diameter; the medium is 3.25 inches in diameter, the large is 4 inches in diameter; and the extra large is 4.5 inches in diameter.

Diy Adapted Power Wheels Toy

---- DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --------- PURPOSE: To create a do-it-yourself adapted power wheels electric ride on toy for children with disabilities. First locate the two wires that connect to the pedal switch and splice into the wires on either side of this switch. To create a switch for a child who cannot use the foot pedal a standard light switch can be used. Using a hot glue gun secure the wires so they do not hang all over the place and get ripped out. The wires you install should not be visibl

Dreamfit Motorcycle

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a motorcycle that can be used by individuals with paraplegia. Inspired by a paraplegic ex-motorcross champion, West Australian Darren Lomman established a project to create a motocycle for paraplegic riders based on a heavily modified Honda CBR250RR. The prototype is road licensed and operational and has the potential to become a commercial product. Started as a university project, the Dreamfit CBR250RR has been modified to suit riders p

Dressing Stick

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To enable individuals with upper extremity disabilities, arthritis, or mobility disabilities to dress independently. The dressing stick can be used to pull up trousers, pull a shirt or sweater up onto a shoulder, an pull socks up. This illustrated article, included in a chapter entitled "Bedroom & Getting Dressed," provides detailed instructions and illustrations for making a dressing stick from materials readily available at hardware stores: a dowel and a plasti

E-Z Ski Universal Walker Skis (Model W604)

The E-Z Ski Universal Walker Skis, model W604, are walker glide tips designed for use on walkers with front wheel attachments. These ski-shaped glides install on the rear legs using the attached adjusting cylinder to improve walker mobility. DIMENSIONS: The adjusting cylinder accommodates 7/8- and one-inch leg shafts. COLOR: White.

Easy Basket (Model W1616)

Easy Basket, model W1616, is a wire basket for walkers designed to provide carrying capacity for individuals with mobility disabilities. Made of vinyl-coated metal wire, this baskets hang on the front cross brace of most walkers. DIMENSIONS (LxDxW): 14.5 x 9 x 8 inches. COLOR: White.

Easystand Strapstand

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.

Elan

The Elan is a prosthetic foot with ankle system designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This prosthetic foot and ankle system has microprocessor controlled terrain response system that provides adaptive dorsiflexion and plantar flexion and variable response to speed changes. Sensors continuously monitor environmental feedback and the algorithm-based system changes the foot characteristics to offer the safest, most comfortable, and energy efficient configuration of the El

Elastic Ankle Wrap

The Elastic Ankle Wrap is an ankle support designed for use by individuals with lower extremity disabilities. Designed for use on weak or injured limbs, this ankle wrap features an adjustable Velcro strap that allows the user to apply additional compression either medially or laterally when needed. The wrap is applied by placing the foot in the elastic sock and crossing the wrap over the top of the foot and under the arch. The wrap is then positioned around the ankle attaching the hook closer f

Endurance Aluminum Crutches (Models W 4000, W4001, W4002, & W4003)

Endurance Aluminum Crutches are axillary crutches designed for use by individuals with lower extremity and walking disabilities. These lightweight anodized aluminum crutches have a reinforced center tube, an unbreakable silencing collar, and rubber tips, hand grips, and underarm pads. These crutches also feature one-button height adjustment and an easy-to-read calibrated height scale for adjustment to a wide range of heights. SIZES: Model W4000 is a child's model (for users four feet to four fee

Endurance Lightweight Folding Walkers (Models W1100 & W1200)

Endurance Lightweight Folding Walkers are folding adjustable folding walkers designed for use by individuals with walking disabilities. Model W1100 is the Junior Folding Walker and is designed for users four feet, ten inches tall and up. Model W1200 is the adult model. Both models have lightweight anodized aluminum frames with chrome-plated steel cross bars, single-button release for opening and folding, and foam handgrips. OPTIONS: Three- or five-inch fixed wheel attatchments, three- or five-in

Ergo Lite 2

The Ergo Lite 2 transit wheelchair from Karma Mobility is designed for use by individuals with limited mobility in their lower extremities as a result of a stroke, spinal cord injury or cerebral palsy.  Features include the S-Ergo seating system that provides pressure relief, reducing the chances of the user sliding down the seat.  It also features detachable footrest hangers, an Aegis microbe shield, fixed arm rests, stylish upholstery, a folding frame and half folding back rest for easy transp

Ergo Lite Transit Wheelchair

The Ergo Lite transit wheelchair from Karma Mobility is designed for use by individuals with limited mobility in their lower extremities as a result of a stroke, spinal cord injury or cerebral palsy.  Features include the Ergo range seating system, an Aegis microbe shield and shaped seat designed  to add comfort and practicality. The user will be as safe as can be in this wheelchair without sliding from the seat.  In addition, there is a half folding backrest which allows the chair to easily fol

Ergo Traveller

Ergo Traveller is a power wheelchair designed for use by individuals with limited mobility in their lower extremities as a result of a stroke, spinal cord injury or cerebral palsy.  It is designed for maneuverability and endurance for both indoor and outside use. The concept behind the design of the “Ergo Traveller” was to make it is as light as possible and convenient to transport. The patent S-Ergo system promotes pressure redistribution, reduces downward sliding and helps maintain good postur

Essential Bath Safety Blow Molded Bathtub Transfer Bench (Models B3004)

The Essential Bath Safety Blow Moded Bathtub Transfer Bench, model B3004, is a transfer bench designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, balance, or mobility disabilities. This bench is height adjustable and features a molded, textured plastic seat with drainage holes; a solid, textured, contoured seat back that reverses for right- or left-handed use; an anodized aluminum frame with an integral armrest; anodized aluminum legs; and rubber suction cup feet. DIMENSIONS (DxW): The seat

Essential Bath Safety Blow Molded Shower Benches (Models B3000 & B3001)

The Essential Bath Safety Blow Moded Shower Benches are shower benches designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, balance, or mobility disabilities. Both models are height adjustable and feature molded, textured plastic seats with drainage holes and a hand cutout on each side, an anodized aluminum frame and legs, and rubber suction cup feet. Model B3000 is a backless bench and model B3001 has a molded, textured plastic back with drainage holes and a hand cutout on each side. DIMENSIO

Essential Bath Safety Three Panel Bathtub Transfer Bench (Model B3005)

The Essential Bath Safety Three Panel Bathtub Transfer Bench, model B3005, is a transfer bench designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, balance, or mobility disabilities. This bench is height adjustable and features a molded, textured plastic seat with drainage holes; a solid, textured, contoured seat back with hand slot that reverses for right- or left-handed use; an anodized aluminum frame with an integral armrest; anodized aluminum legs; and rubber suction cup feet. DIMENSIONS (L

Essential Deluxe 3 Pocket Walker Pouch (Model 1216)

The Essential Deluxe 3 Pocket Walker Pouch, model W1216, is a carryin bag for walkers. This bag attatches to a walker cross bar using the Velcro straps and features one large pocket and two smaller pockets with Velcro closures. COLOR: Royal blue.

Essential Fashion Walker (Models W9600B & W9600C)

The Essential Fashion Walker is a foding adjustable walker designed for use by individuals with arthritis or walking or balance disabilities. This four-legged walker is height adjustable to accommodate individuals fron four feet, ten inches tall to six feet, six inches tall. Features include a tab-style double button opening/closing mechanism, rubberized handgrips, and four leg tips, including a set of glide tips for the rear legs (also sold separately). OPTIONS: Pairs of fixed or swivel front

Extra Thick Crutch Pads

The Extra Thick Crutch Pads are crutch underarm cushions designed for use on most crutches. The extra-thick cushioning of these crutch pads helps reduce user fatigue. The reinforced areas are designed for better fit and longer wear.

Ez Reach Long-Handled Litter Scooper

The EZ Reach Long-Handled Litter Scooper is a litter box cleaning aid designed for use by individuals with balance or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. Designed to enable cleaning of a litter box without stooping, this device has a slotted scoop with a long handle. The scoop can be angled for right- or left-handed use. DIMENSIONS: 30 inches long.

Falcon Power Chair

Falcon Power Chair is designed for use by individuals with limited mobility in their lower extremities as a result of a stroke, spinal cord injury or cerebral palsy.  Some of these features include the flip back height adjustable armrests, quick release steering handle so the joystick is easy to manage, quick release batteries and curb climber. The chair also has a folding frame made of aluminum alloy for easy storage and transport. As an added option, the chair can also come with attendant cont

Flex Array

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a proportional drive head array for individuals with tetraplegia. The Flex Array is a powered wheelchair controller that is located in a headrest and activated by the movement of the user's head. It is designed to provide an easy user interface and reduce user fatigue, while its universal DB9 connector and low profile design give the user a better mobility experience. The Flex Array consists of a standard industry community board, embed

Flex-Foot Modular Iii

The Flex-Foot Modular III is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This lightweight prosthesis is made of 100 percent carbon fiber, and provides 95 percent energy storage and return. The prosthesis is available with a low heel or high heel. SIZES: Available in sizes 22 to 30, categories 1 to 9. DIMENSIONS: Heel height is 3/8 or 0.75 inch. This prosthetic requires 9 inches of clearance from the ground to the distal end of the socket. CAPACITY: 365 poun

Flexiciser Sport

The Flexiciser Sport is an exercise machine designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. Available in models for adults under 5 feet, 2 inches tall and children, this unit adjusts for the growing child and offers a natural walking/running stride, moving arms and legs simultaneously with no weight-bearing impact on joints. This exerciser features three modes: Active (self), passive (FlexiMotor), and resistive (muscle toning). The unit accommodates most individuals and wheelchair ty

Flexrim

The FlexRim is a handrim designed for use by people with mobility and lower extremity disabilities and spinal cord injury and others who use wheelchairs. This rim replaces the chair’s existing handrim and adds less than five ounces to each wheel. The handrim is made of soft, high friction rubber that attaches to the push rim of the wheelchair. It molds to fit the hand, acting as a cushion and flexing to conform to the user’s hands and arms and provide shock absorption for the user’s hands as he

Flume Bathtub

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a accessible tub that can pivot to facilitate tranfers in and out by individuals with lower extremity, balance or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. The Flume (seesaw) bathtub has a unique design based on principle of playground seesaws and slides while keeping the safety of individuals with mobility disabilities in mind. The Flume’s point of entry can be tilted downward so that it is easy for an individual to move his or her b

Folding Safety Flag

The Folding Safety Flag is a safety flag designed for use on manual or powered wheelchairs or scooters. Designed to increase visibility, this penant-shaped flag has a folding shaft that enables the flag to fold below the user's head when entering and exiting vehicles or when not in use. COLOR: The flag is orange.

Foot Control Left Foot Accelerator (Model 3545)

The Foot Control Left Foot Accelerator, model 3545S, is an accelerator pedal for persons with limited or no use of the right leg requiring them to drive with their left leg. It is equipped with a guard to prevent the driver from inadvertently resting their right foot on the accelerator pedal. The Left Foot Accelerator incorporates a quick release mechanism and is easily removable without tools.

Foot, Hand And Face Prostheses

Custom foot, hand or face prostheses. Fabricated of silicone, each prosthesis is sculpted and painted to match. The finish is resistant to stains such as ballpoint pen ink and newsprint. Facial prostheses use medical adhesives, hand and foot prostheses stay on due to tight fit. Cleaned with hot water and soap. Molds and final painting are done in local prosthetics shop. Require 2 to 5 days for fabrication. Life Like Laboratory maintains are molds for 15 years in order to fabricate less expensive

Forearm Crutches

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide heavy-duty forearm crutches for an active individual with a lower leg amputation. The user was not able to find crutches that were strong enough and still provided the appropriate handgrip. The solution was for her hysband to custom-build crutches using the base purchased in Australia, custom-made arm cuffs, and handgrips purchased from Holland. When the pin holding the arm cuffs in place began to wear, the arm cuffs loosened. Over time the user also develo

Free Spirit Knee & Leg Walker

The Free Spirit Knee & Leg Walker is a knee walker designed for use by individuals with lower extremity disabilities. Intended for use by individuals who cannot bear weight on the foot or ankle or who have had an amputation, the unit features a height-adjustable folding aluminum frame and a padded platform to support the knee, shin, and ankle of the disabled leg, while allowing the remaining leg to be used freely. Other features include four large wheels with flat-free rubber tires, handleba

Fulcrum Crutch

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a forearm crutch featuring enhanced ergonomics and functionality for individuals with mobility disabilities and or are recovering from an injury. The Fulcrum advanced crutch features tactile, silicone grips and an adjustable arm support that provide relief to tired hands and arms. It also has a wide, rubber bottom tip that increases traction and decreases injuries related to slipping. The multifunctional design’s arm support can also be

Garden Stool

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with lower extremity amputation to work in a small garden. A commercially-purchased garden stool had seating surfaces too narrow for the user to feel secure.The existing seating surfaces were replaced with wider, more fully padded ones. TITLE: Garden Guide. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Vol 23 no 2, Winter 2003: p. 16-17. PAGES (including cover): 3 2003.

Genesis Shaftway Vertical Platform Lift

The Genesis Shaftway Vertical Platform Lift is an interior or exterior wheelchair lift designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury, lower extremity disabilities, or mobility disabilities and others who use wheelchairs. This platform wheelchair lift fits inside a pre-built vertical runway, and can be installed for interior or exterior use. The lift system consists of a drive mast, passenger platform and doors or gates. The platform is enclosed on three sides by galvanized steel panels

Geriatric Exercise Resource Library

The Geriatric Exercise Resource Library is an exercise plan program designed for use by occupational or physical therapists. The library contains 457 professionally illustrated exercises and 31 tip sheets, which the therapist can use to create individualized exercise plans for seniors. Exercise categories include Orthopedic (neck, hand, wrist, elbow, back, knee, shoulder, hip, ankle, foot, thoracic); Mobility (sitting, balance, gait, sitting to standing); Health Promotion (circulation, flexibili

GestureTek® Immersive Therapy Cart

GestureTek® Immersive Therapy Cart is designed for clients with limited mobility as a result of spinal cord injury, neurological impairments as well as for clients who have been placed on limited physical activity.  It is a mobile solution that provides over 25 different applications and delivers them to clients in multiple locations of facility (i.e. hospital rooms, atriums, lounge, etc). With this complete mobile solution featuring over 50 immersive applications, clients have the opportunity t

Glide Caps (Model W602)

The Glide Tips, model W602, are walker glide tips designed for use on walkers with front wheel attatchments. These tips replace the existing rear walker tips to improve walker mobility. DIMENSIONS: These tips fit one-inch leg shafts. COLOR: Black.

Golvo

The Golvo Lift is a powered, mobile overhead transfer lift designed for use with individuals with severe physical, mobility, or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This lift uses a vertical lifting motion and can be used for transfers from the floor or from one surface to another. Features include a lift bar with lifting strap and retractable arm rests for the user and caregiver to hold on to for added security. The base is equipped with locking casters. Parallel and symmetrical

Guide Wire For Garden

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with lower extremity amputation to safely work in a small garden. The individual had a lower extremity amputation and uses a cane, walker, scooter, or wheelchair for mobility; however none of these devices proved suitable for use in gardening. The wheelchair and scooter were too high, and when concentrating on a task, the individual would often move away from a cane or walker and then have difficulty going back to it. A guide wire system was cr

Hand Brake / Clutch Control (Model 102)

The Hand Brake/Clutch Control, model 102, is a hand clutch control designed for persons without use of the left leg. This unit is similar to the Supergrade IV Hand Control (see separate entry) for operation and mounting.

HEROes Xavier Wheelchair

HEROes Series of Sport Wheelchairs is designed to withstand and navigate on different terrain such as sand. This wheelchair is made so that users can participate in beach volleyball or rugby. HERO Xavier was inspired by fictional superhero and leader of the X-Men Charles Francis Xavier aka Professor X.

Hoc Outriggers

The HOC Outriggers are ski outriggers designed for use by individuals with mobility or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. Airfoil aluminum, round aluminum and titanium models are available. The aluminum outrigger is available with a race or powder blade. For the titanium outrigger, a long, short, race or powder blade is available. These outriggers are intended to be suitable for recreational and competitive skiers and for mono-skiers, bi-skiers, and three- or four-track skiers.

Homemade Leg Prosthesis

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom prototype of homemade leg prosthesis for an Afghan boy who lost both legs due to an improvised explosive device (IED). A team of U.S. Army soldiers developed a custom prototype for an eight-year-old boy who lost both legs, with the idea that locals should be able to make their own prostheses so that people injured by mines and bombs can get on their feet quickly, without having to wait for a distant charity to help. The prototype consisted of

Impulse Foot

The Impulse Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. The foot consists of a composite foot plate attached to a recessed Kevlar/nylon keel, and can be used for endoskeletal, exoskeletal, or Symes applications. It is available with five levels of toe resistance (very low, low, regular, high, or very high), and comes with a shaped foam ankle and three heel inserts (one each with soft, medium, and firm density). OPTIONS: Titanium foot pyramid; multia

Italian Rose Walking Stick

The Italan Rose Cane is a straight cane designed for use by individuals with balance or walking disabilities. This cane has a knob-style, rose-shaped handle, a hardwood shaft, a high-traction rubber tip with steel insert, and a removable wrist strap. DIMENSIONS: 36 inches long (can be cut to size). CAPACITY: 250 pounds. COLOR: High-gloss black shaft, silver accent ring, and white, red, or black rose handle.

Jazzy Select 6

The Jazzy Select 6 is an adult powered wheelchair designed for indoor and outdoor use by adults with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME (LxW): 35.625 x 23.5 inches with a 2-inch ground clearance (at anti-tips) and a 20.5-inch turning radius. This wheelchair has limited suspension. It has a non-folding frame with Active-Trac suspension and an articulating rear caster beam. The chair is available in red and blue. CONTROLS: 40 amp PG GC 2 controller. MWD: Two-moto

Jimmie (Model Ul8Wpbs)

The Jimmie, model UL8WPBS, is a powered wheelchair designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or arthritis. FRAME (LxWxH): The overall dimensions, including the footplate, are 32 x 22.5 x 36.5 inches. The ground clearance is 2 inches, and the turning radius is 15.5 inches. It has rear anti-tips. This portable chair can be dismantled into three parts for transport. The base is available in burgundy red. CONTROLS: Left- or right

Kayak Assistive Devices For Individuals With Spinal Cord Injury

--- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a modified paddle grip and paddle supporting device for individuals with minimal upper body function after a C6 spinal cord injury (SCI) to use while participating in open water kayaking. Individuals with C6 SCI have little access to outdoor adventure activities due to their limited lower body mobility. The modified devices were created for and used by a non-profit organization, The Adaptive Adventure Sports Coalition (TAASC) for recreationa

Keen Navigator Underarm Crutch

The Keen Navigator Underarm Crutch is an axillary crutch designed for use by individuals with walking, mobility, or lower extremity disabilities or amputation. Thes crutches feature shock-absorbing technology with a solid core polymer shock system. Other features include a contoured underarm support, a micro-adjustable handle with 360-degree rotation with unlimited vertical adjustment and an ergonomic hand grip, and a Keen Adventure tip (see also separate entries)that flexes 30 degrees for incre

Knee Walker (Model 780)

The Knee Walker, model 780, is a wheeled walker designed for use by individuals with walking, balance, or foot disabilities. This walker provides support for one leg and allows the other to be used freely. This walker features a lever brake, tool-free height adjustment, tool-free left to right/right to left leg adjustment and four wheels designed for indoor or outdoor use. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 29 x 14.5 inches. The knee pad is 14.5 x 7.5 inches. The handle height is adjustable from 33 to 41 inches,

Leveraged Freedom Chair (Lfc)

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a wheelchair prototype to allow individuals with mobility in third-world countries greater mobility in and outdoors providing personal freedom. Amos Winter, a PhD candidate in mechanical engineering, along with a team of undergraduates at MIT and international design collaborators designed the Leveraged Freedom Chair (LFC). The LFC performs like a combination of a desk chair and a mountain bike "something you can comfortably sit in all day and maneuve

Lightweight Half Step

This Lightweight Half Step is designed for persons with limited lower body mobility or anyone with walking disabilities. It is for those who find going up or down steps challenging. The Lightweight Half Step is designed to reduce the step height for older and for disabled people. It can be used indoors or outdoors. Made from durable recycled heavy duty plastic. Stable in sunlight and freezing conditions. Top of step has a cross hatch design providing a textured, nonslip service. Can be leveled b

Liko Multirail

The Liko Mutirail is a powered overhead transfer lift designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This lift can be moved between different rail systems, without the need of tools or it can be used for room-to-room transfers on different rail systems without requiring openings over doorways. It can also be used just as a standard overhead lift with the motor mounted directly under the rail. This unit is appro

Liko Original Sling & Liko High Back Original Sling

The Liko Original Sling and the Liko Original High Level Sling are transfer lift slings designedfor use with individuals with severe physical or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. The Universal High Level sling is intended for situations in which there is difficulty achieving sufficient lifting height. Loop lengths are minimized and the sitting posture is somewhat more reclined than with the standard model. The Original Sling provides support for the entire back and has a slightly high

Liko Scale

The Liko Scale is a scale attachment for transfer lifts designed for use with individuals with lower extemity, mobility, or severe physical disabilities, or lower extremity disabilities or lower extremity amputation. This electronic scale connects to the lift sling bar via a quick-disconnect mechanism. Features include a high visibility liquid crystal display (LCD) readout, and a variety of optional touchpad-accessible functions. CAPACITY: Up to 660 lbs.

Liko Universal Sling & Liko High Level Universal Sling

The Liko Universal Sling and the Liko Universal High Level Sling are transfer lift slings designed for use with individuals with severe physical or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. The Universal High Level sling is intended for situations in which there is difficulty achieving sufficient lifting height. Loop lengths are minimized and the sitting posture is somewhat more reclined than with the standard model. The Universal Sling provides support for the entire back. The individual’s a

Likorail

The LikoRail is an powered transfer lift designed for use with individuals with lower extremity, mobility, or severe physical disabilities, lower extremity amputation, or spinal cord injury. This lift can be mounted on the ceiling, wall, or portable overhead frame. OPTION: A variety of sling and lifting options are available. CAPACITY: Up to 550 lbs.

Mcbuddy Adjustable Amputee Stool

The McBuddy Adjustable Amputee Stool is an adjustable stool designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This transportable, height-adjustable stool has a rectangular padded seat to support the remaining stump during activities requiring standing, including shaving, showering, working at a counter, etc. The stool has a powder-coated, height-adjustable steel tripod base. DIMENSIONS: The height adjusts from 18 to 36 inches. CAPACITY: 500 pounds. WEIGHT: 7 pounds. COLOR: Burgund

Mccain Wheelchair Roller (Models Br20)

The McCain Wheelchair Roller is a wheelchair exercise roller designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. The unit consists of a ramp with non-slip tread attached to a set of rollers. The user wheels any manual wheelchair up the ramp, parks with the rear drive wheels on the rollers, and secures the chair. The user can then wheel in place to achieve a workout. This device is equipped with an eight-pound flywheel for added momentum. OPTIONS: Resistance unit. DIMENSIONS: The unit has 4.5 in

Medline Deluxe Knee Walker

The Medline Deluxe Knee Walker is a knee walker designed for use by individuals with lower extremity disabilities or amputation. Intended for use by individuals who cannot bear weight on the foot or ankle or who have had an amputation, the unit features a platform to support the knee, shin, and ankle of the disabled leg, while allowing the remaining leg to be used freely. The height-adjustable unit features a three-wheel design for mobility, handlebar steering, and locking hand brakes. The padde

Men's Casual Oxford Shirt

The Men's Casual Oxford Shirt is a men's shirt designed for use by men with temporary or permanent upper extremity disabilities or amputation. The left and/or right sleeve is custom modified to accommodate a brace, cast, compression wrap, or prosthesis. Made of 60 percent cotton and 40 percent polyester, this shirt has long sleeves with dual sleeve lengths, two- button adjustable cuffs, back box pleat, and left chest pocket. SIZES: Regular sizes are small, medium, large, extra large, 2X-large, a

Men's Denim Pants

The Men's Denim Pants are men's jeans designed for use by men with temporary or permanent lower extremity disabilities or amputation. The left and/or right leg is custom modified to accommodate a brace, cast, compression wrap, or prosthesis. The fabric is 100 percent cotton. SIZES: 28 through 58 inch waist in 2-inch increments. COLOR: Bleached or stone-washed blue.

Men's Pleated Cotton Pants

The Men's Pleated Cotton Pants are men's trousers designed for use by men with temporary or permanent lower extremity disabilities or amputation. The left and/or right leg is custom modified to accommodate a brace, cast, compression wrap, or prosthesis. These trousers have a pleated front with button closure and a brass zipper, two front pockets, two back pockets, full-cut straight legs, a Ban-Fol waistband. These pants are made of 8.0-ounce weight, machine washable, 100 percent cotton. SIZES: W

Mjm Shower Chair (Model 118-3-A)

The MJM Shower chair, model 118-3-A, is designed for use by individuals with uni-lateral or bi-lateral below the knee amputation. FRAME (HxWxD): 40 x 22 x 18 inches. The frame is made of PVC plastic. SEAT: Deluxe elongated open front seat with padded elevated leg extension. The seat height is 21 inches. UPHOLSTERY: Water resistant vinyl mesh cover on backrest. CASTERS: 3-inch threaded stem casters. CAPACITY: 300 pounds.

Mjm Deluxe Shower Chair (Model 118-3-Sf)

The MJM Deluxe Shower chair, model 118-3-SF, is designed for use by individuals with mobility, balance, or neurological disabilities. This model features a PVC plastic frame, an open-front plastic toilet seat, and a backrest covered in water-resistant vinyl mesh upholstery. This chair is equipped with four threaded-stem casters. OPTIONS: Bed pan. DIMENSIONS(HxWxD): 40 x 22 x 18 inches. The seat height is 21 inches. The casters are 3 x 1.25 inches. CAPACITY: 300 pounds.

Mjm Shower Chair (Model 118-3-A)

The MJM Shower chair, model 118-3-A, is designed for use by individuals with uni-lateral or bi-lateral below the knee amputation. This chair features a PVC plastic frame; a padded, elevated leg extension; an elongated, open-front toilet seat; and four threaded-stem casters. The backrest has water- resistent vinyl cloth upholstery. DIMENSIONS(HxWxD): 40 x 22 x 18 inches. The seat height is 21 inches. The leg extension is 15 inches. The casters are 3 inches in diameter. CAPACITY: 300 pounds.

Mjm Shower Chair (Model 118-3-Af)

The MJM Shower chair, model 118-3-AF, is designed for use by individuals with uni-lateral or bi-lateral below the knee amputation. The chair, made from PVC plastic, has drain holes and a flat stock seat that fully supports the buttocks. The backrest is covered in water- resistant vinyl mesh upholstery. A padded elevated leg extension is standard. The chair is equipped with four threaded-stem casters. DIMENSIONS(HxWxD): 40 x 22 x 18 inches. The seat height is 21 inches. The leg extension is 15 in

Mobility Clutch And Pouch

The Mobility Clutch and Pouch is a carrying bag that can be attached to canes, crutches or walkers, a wheelchair side pouch, or a bed pouch. This pouch carries items such as keys, money, and medications and attaches with Velcro to mobility aids and bed rails. This clutch has a removable carrying strap and an outside pocket for glasses or a cell phone. COLOR: Black, red, or pink.

Modified Bicycle

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a custom adaptation of a bicycle for a person with limb amputation. TADNSW’s FREEDOM WHEELS® modified bike service adapted and provided the patron with a bicycle; however, the patron had problems on uphill and uneven surfaces using the bicycle. However, a prototype for a rode that can link between two bikes was being developed and it was perceived that this might solve the patron’s problem—particularly since the patron and her husband were adult riders and

Modified Prosthetic Foot For Pilots

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Modification of a SACH prosthetic foot to allow a pilot with a lower limb amputation to operate the rudder pedal of an airplane without the foot hitting the brake pedal. Describes and pictures a modification to the SACH foot ( intended to be used with the "Hydra-Cadence" above-knee prosthesis) which allows the forefoot to be easily removed for flying and reattached for walking. Foot designed and built by the Navy Prosthetic Research Laboratory, Naval R

Momentum Walk-In Bathtub

The Momentum Bathtub is designed for the elderly, people with severe physical disabilities, any person who is not able to step in/out the bathtub/shower with the goal of allowing them some independence and giving them a way to bathe with minimal assistance. The bathtub is slip-resistant with a power-lift chair with an optional leg rest that swivels into and out of the tub. User must press of a button for the leg rest to swivel. The Momentum Bathtub combines Hydrovescent Therapy, which lessens ac

Multi-Lift

The Multi-Lift is a powered sling transfer lift designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. This portable lift can be used to transfer the user into or out of a car or other vehicle, or to or from a bed, sofa, toilet, or bath. It can also be used to lift a scooter or power wheelchair into a station wagon or minivan. It comes powder coat painted finish is standard and a wide variety of slings is offered. POWER: Uses 12v/25A Surge, 20A Continuous. OPTIONS: Home wall mount, home f

Multiflex

The Multiflex is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This foot provides users at Activity Levels 1 or 2 with comfortable multi-axial motion, which enhances stability. The low profile design with a "sandal" toe provides a more natural appearance. The multi-axial function can be enhanced by appropriate selection of the optimal ankle ball and snubber combination. OPTIONS: Multiflex Ankle Standard 30 or 35 millimeters; Multiflex Ankle Pyramid. SIZES: St

Murr-Ma Amphibious Prosthesis

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a prosthesis for individuals with lower limb amputation for use at the beach and for swimming. Murr-ma is a specialized prosthesis that enables individuals with lower limb amputation to enjoy beach activities and swimming. Inspired by the dorsal fin of the sailfish, this prosthesis has fins attached to its carbon fiber center post to channel water flowing alongside the post and out at the sides, providing the wearer with the necessary th

New Heights Electric Elevating Manual Wheelchair (Model 08 01 01A-D)

The New Heights Electric Elevating Manual Wheelchair, model 08 01 01A-D, is designed for used by individuals with lower extremity amputations, lower extremity disabilities, and mobility disabilities. The wheelchair is designed as a general purpose utility wheelchair with the ability to temporarily elevate the seat from standard seated height to a height greater than that of a person standing. FRAME (HxLxW): 30 x 37 x 23-29 inches. The frame is available in a choice of colors and is collapsible

New Heights Electric Elevating Power Wheelchair (Models 08 02 02A-C)

The New Heights Electric Elevating Power Wheelchair, models 08 02 02A-C, is a powered elevating wheelchair designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputations, lower extremity, mobility, and severe physical disabilities, and spinal cord injury. The wheelchair is designed as a general purpose utility wheelchair with the ability to temporarily elevate the seat from standard seated height to a height greater than that of a person standing. FRAME (HxLxW): 51 x 33 x 24 inches. CONTROLS

No Slip Ice Carpet

The No Slip Ice Carpet is an ice mat designed to protect people with mobility disabilities from slipping when walking on ice or snow. The No Slip Ice Carpet is made from natural sisal fibers treated with latex rubber, which adheres firmly to the moisture in ice and snow. The Ice Carpet rolls up for storage and unrolls into a runner-style carpet for use on steps, ramps, or flat surfaces, without shoveling, sanding or spreading chemical melts. DIMENSIONS (L x W): 10 feet x 18 inches or 10 feet x 3

Non-Powered Wheels To Powered

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of an attachable device which converts a non-motorized wheelchair into a motorized wheelchair similar to wheelchair design used by the pop-culture comic book icon of Professor Xavier form the X-Men franchise. Created by Ju Hyun Lee from Yanko Design the device attaches to any standard wheelchair providing instant motorized power. This device has potential uses for hospitals, nursing homes, physical therapy centers, and for the average wheel

One-Hand Driving Device

-- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a device that allows drivers with disabilities steer, accelerate, change gears and brake with one hand. Users with reduced hand strength can easily use this device since it is completely electronically controlled—no mechanics are involved. To simulate the natural haptic feedback provided by a mechanical steering wheel, motors have been added to the device to simulate those sensations. The ease in which the device is operated can also be ad

Onyx Foot

The Onyx Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This dynamic pylon, multi-axial foot has 4 degrees of plantar-dorsiflexion angle alignment, with adjustable stride control to fine-tune foot stiffness from heel strike to heel off. CAPACITY: 275 pounds. COLOR: Caucasian, brown, or jet black foot shell. WARRANTY: 3 years.

Outdoor Slippers For Disabled Feet

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Allows forefeet amputees walk outside or indoors without the use of orthotics. A combination of plaster, a pair of gymnastics shoes, Velcro and foam make up the outdoor pantoffels. COMMENTS: The Outdoor Pantoffel for disabled feet allow those who normally rely on enclosed orthotics, let their feet breathe with a more open shoe.

Outfeet

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a prosthetic leg that addresses the unique needs of women with leg amputation. Outfeet is a prosthetic limb designed to replicate the look and workings of the female silhouette and muscle structure. Outfeet aims to be not only a medical device but a fashion accessory as well. The leg has bones and flexible skins that can be stretched onto its carbon fiber body. The body gives Outfeet the volume and silhouette of a leg without compromisin

Pain Gone Pen

Pain®Gone is a portable pain relieving device designed for use by individuals with a variety of diagnosis such as back pain, arthritis, tennis elbow, fibromyalgia, sports injuries, post operative pain, skeletal pain, whiplash, travel, sickness, nausea, headache, aching muscles, shingles, menstrual pain, lumbago, phantom limb pain, neuralgia and sciatica. Pain®Gone is a device shaped like a large ballpoint pen. It uses a low-frequency electrical charge produced by crystals to provide prolonged pa

Pathfinder Ii Foot

The Pathfinder II Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. The foot has a toe spring, a foot plate, and a pneumatic heel spring, all connected in a triangular configuration to provide shock absorption during heel strike without diminishing the energy return of the toe spring. The foot is for moderate to high activity (U.S. levels 3 and 4), and comes with a high activity foot shell, Spectra sock, proximal adapter, hand pump, removal tool, and valv

Peddle Master

The Peddle Master is a hand control for a vehicle's accelerator and brakes designed for use by individuals with mobility and neurological disabilities or lower extremity disabilities or amputation. The controls can be installed in cars, trucks, or vans, and they are intended to allow the user to control the operation of the accelerator and brake pedal in a vehicle with automatic transmission and power brakes. This device can be installed and removed while seated in the driver’s seat without the

Permoveh (Personal Mobile Vehicle)

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a personal mobility vehicle for individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. The Permoveh (from Personal Mobile Vehicle) is a powered wheelchair alternative developed by Komori Masaharu, an associate professor from Kyoto University. The Permoveh uses a wheel-in-wheel system that allows the vehicle to travel diagonally and laterally with no need for turning space. The prototype allows wheelchair users t

Personal Energy Transportation (PET)

Personal Energy Transportation (PET) is designed for use by individuals with limited lower extremity mobility associated with contractures, congenital absence of lower limbs, phocomelia or cerebral palsy and who reside in outpost areas with limited access to adaptive equipment. The PET is a hand-cranked model with sturdy tires made out of wheelbarrow wheels and solid rubber tires. There are three versions available: Child & adult crank sizes and Pull PETs for those who do not have upper body

Platform Walker Attachment (Model W1219)

The Platform Walker Attachment, model W1219, is a platform forearm attachment for walker designed to enable individuals with use of only one arm to use a walker. The unit clamps to the side bars of most walkers and extends above the walker arm. A contoured platform supports the affected arm and a hook-and-loop closure strap secures the arm. The unit is equipped with an upright padded handgrip.

Pneumatic Driving Control

The Pneumatic Driving Control is a hand control for automobiles designed for use by people with lower extremity or neurological disabilities and leg amputees. The air-operated driving controls operate the brake and accelerator pedals. The control box is available in two styles: push for brake, or push for brake and pull for gas. The manufacturer's estimated control effort by the driver ranges from 16 ounces to 3 pounds, or 16 ounces to 4 pounds. The device is compact and does not interfere with

Portable Left Foot Accelerator

The Portable Left Foot Accelerator is an accelerator pedal for persons with limited or no use of the right leg requiring them to drive with their left leg. It is equipped with a guard to prevent the driver from inadvertently pressing their right foot on the accelerator pedal. The bottom of the base plate has a vinyl gripping system, and the top of the base plate, accelerator pedal and right foot guard have non-skid surfaces. This lightweight portable accelerator can be transferred from one car t

Portable Transfer Aid (Model Pta 1000)

The Portable Transfer Aid, model PTA 1000, is a mechanical transfer lift designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This portable lift uses a hand crank to lift and transfer the user. Caster wheels provide mobility. The lift's legs can be placed either straight ahead or spread apart for transfers, or folded in for storage. When folded, it fits in the trunk of a car without disassembly and can be towed like rolling luggage. OPTIONS: Split

Power Knee

The Power Knee is a powered bionic knee prosthesis designed for use by individuals with above-knee amputation. This bionic knee replaces concentric muscle activity of the quadriceps to bend and straighten the knee. Working as an integrated extension of its user, it synchronizes motion with that of the sound leg. When walking on level ground, the user is gently propelled forward, allowing greater distances to be covered without tiring, while pelvic rotation is enhanced for a more natural gait. On

Powerhorse Wheelchair Driver

The Powerhorse Wheelchair Driver is designed for use by individuals with limited lower leg amputation, multiple sclerosis, neuropathy, spinal cord injury, stroke, traumatic brain injury and osteoarthritis.  It allows users to move about their home, business or farm. Easy access to the operator platform allows the operator to quickly transition from moving around in the chair to navigating their environment at speeds up to 15 MPH. The Powerhorse is designed to allow the user to stay in your their

Prefabricated Adjustable Polypropylene Ak Socket

Adjustable AK socket for lightweight, interim prosthesis. Polypropylene, vacuum formed, 3 Velcro straps. Polycarbonate plate and screws included to attach to USMC modular system or Otto Bock modular system. Left or right. Small, medium, large, extra large. Lengths, 8 or 11 inches.

Pride Specialty 3-Position Full Recline Chaise Lounger With Transfer Arms (Model Ll-570T)

The Pride Specialty 3-Position Full Recline Chase Lounger with Transfer Arms, model LL-570T, is a seat lift chair and recliner designed for use by individuals with lower extremity and mobility disabilities. The chair portion is made of a laminate hardwood frame and the lift mechanism has a steel frame. It features 3-way full recline positioning and a lift mechanism that facilitates standing and sitting. Both the recline and the lift mechanisms are controlled by a push-button hand control connect

Proprio Foot

The Proprio Foot is a bionic prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This intelligent foot module for transtibial amputees provides a more balanced and symmetric gait as it responds to changing terrain, stairs, and slopes with automatic ankle flexion. Accelerometer technology tracks the path of the ankle through space, timing gait characteristics and events, including heel strike and toe off. For each stride, the device constructs its path by continuousl

Push Button Aluminum Crutches

Push Button Aluminum Crutches are axillary crutches designed for use by individuals with walking disabilities or lower extremity amputation. These lightweight crutches are adjusted by pushing a button and sliding the post to the proper height on the crutch. A height scale is printed on the crutch to help eliminate trial and error when sizing. The crutches come completely assembled with crutch pads, handgrips, and tips. SIZES: Crutches are available in Tall Adult for individuals 5 feet 10 inches

Push Handle Extensions

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a tall parent to push a child's wheelchair. The existing pish handles were sawed off the chair and new ferrules were fixed inside the exposed tubes with Loc-tite. Two new L-shaped handles were fashioned from metal tubing and one end of each was fitted into the new ferrules. The new handles were painted red to match the rest of the chair and finished with rubber bicycle-style handgrips. TITLE: Bicycle and Beyond. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 26, Number

Pushon Treadmill

The PushOn Treadmill is a treadmill for wheelchair designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. The user can roll onto the treadmill's low profile deck using a removable ramp, and attach the wheelchair to two safety straps. Speed ranges from 0 to 15 miles per hour and grade ranges from 0 to 15%. Cadence feedback is also available on the display screen. In addition to people seated in wheelchairs, this treadmill also can be used by individua

Pushtracker

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype tracking device (PushTracker) to monitor activity levels of individuals with lower extremity and mobility disabilities, spinal cord injury and others who use manual wheelchairs. The PushTracker allows manual wheelchair users to monitor their activity on an hourly, daily, and monthly level and includes data on average cadence, push distance, and total number of pushes. This device allows a manual wheelchair user to measure how he or she push

Pyramid Perfect System

The Pyramid Perfect System is an endoskeletal pylon and ankle designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. The system is machined from solid titanium billet with non-corrosive fasteners, and allows the use of a larger diameter clamping screw to prevent stripping or breaking. Components include a tube clamp with fixed carbon or aluminum pylon, a demountable tube clamp, and a Sach foot adapter. OPTIONS: Components can be purchased separately. Demountable Tube Clamp, $77.95; Tub

Quantum Foot

The Quantum Foot is a prosthetic foot designed with a natural appearing, flexible outer shell and an energy storing inner spring module. SIZES: Available in shoe sizes 4.5 to 12, wide and narrow widths. Spring strength is matched to the wearer's weight and activity level. Fits into most shoe styles.

Rapid Rehab Smart Insole

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype "smart" shoe insole for individuals with prosthetic legs or individuals undergoing rehabilitation after hip fracture or replacement to correct their gait. University of Utah engineering professor, Stacy Bamberg, has developed the Rapid Rehab smart shoe insole to correct the gait of people who have prosthetic legs or people in rehabilitation after hip fracture or replace. The Rapid Rehab insole consists of a custom gel insole embedded with f

Real-Time Prosthetic Socket Monitoring Device

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a real-time prosthetic socket monitoring device for individuals with lower limb disabilities and/or amputation. University of Washington (UW) engineers have developed a device that tracks how much a person's limb swells and shrinks when inside a prosthetic socket. The portable real-time prosthetic socket monitoring device measures the percentage increase or decrease of fluid volume in the prosthetic user's limb by receiving data from sma

Renegade & Renegade Lp

Renegade and Renegade LP (Low Profile) are prosthetic feet designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This foot prosthesis has a carbon-fiber Z-shaped heel for vertical shock deflection, with a full-length sole plate and an integral male pyramid connector. Through active tibial progression, energy is absorbed and redirected, helping the user walk or run more smoothly. The foot is available in stiffness categories from 1 to 9. DIMENSIONS: Standard lengths are 22, 23, 24, 25,

Reps Wheelchair Gloves (Model Wh-5)

The Reps Wheelchair Gloves, model WH-5, are wheelchair push gloves designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. These gloves have full-length fingers and thumb and are made of durable suede leather with padding to protect the hand's contact points with the wheel.

Rheo Knee

The Rheo Knee is a knee prosthesis designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This knee has a microprocessor-controlled swing and stance for natural and efficient motion. High speed load cells accumulate information through the gait cycle, and this information is combined with data from the angle sensor to build up a profile of the user’s gait. Data from the sensors is received continually by a Dynamic Learning Matrix Algorithm (DLMA), which matches the live data input to s

Roll-A-Bout (Models Ra-250, Hd-400, Hdt-300, Hdt-400, Atv-250, Atv-400)

The Roll-A-Bout is a hemi walker designed for youth and adults with walking disabilities. It can be used in place of crutches by those with injuries below the knee, or those with multiple injuries who are unable to use crutches. The lightweight Roll-A-Bout has four wheels and a platform on which to rest the injured leg. Foam cushions on the platform support the knee and ankle, and ensure that no pressure will be exerted on the lower leg. The wheels are offset in the direction of the injury to

Rolling Work Seat

Rolling Work Seats allow gardeners, farmers, mechanics and other workers with back or lower extremity impairments to complete low-profile tasks from a comfortable sitting position. It is ideal for users with amputation, ankle pain, arthritis, back pain, balance/core stability, cerebral palsy, fatigue, fibromyalgia, foot pain, heart disease, herniated disc, hip replacement, knee replacement, knee pain, leg amputation, lower extremity impairments, multiple sclerosis, neuropathy, stroke, traumatic

Rollz 2-In-1 Transporter

This Rollz 2-in-1 Transporter is designed for individuals who find it difficult to walk but can walk with the proper walking aid. This 2-in-1 transported is a walker and a wheelchair. The handles turn around to where they are supposed to be for an aid whom pushes the wheelchair. The handles turn back around to where they are supposed to be for using this product as a walker. It crosses doorsteps and curbs easily. Folds up easily to pack in the trunk or closet. Front wheels swivel 360 degrees. Fo

Roth Mobeli Bath Tub Shortener (Models 14005206 & 14005207)

The Roth Mobeli Bath Tub Shortener is a bathtub shortener designed for use by individuals with short stature or lower extremity amputation. This unit can be placed at any point in the tub to provide foot support, or it can be turned horizontally to function as a tray. Model 14005206 has two suction plates and can fit all bathtub types. Model 14005207 has three adjustable clip-on suction plates and can only be used in parallel bathtubs. The suction plates arranaged with two plates above, which sw

Rough Terrain Guidance System For Powered Wheelchairs

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted wheelchair terrain sensing control system for individuals with mobility disabilities, spinal cord injury and other people who use wheelchairs. This adaptation was inspired by the needs of disabled veteran's for independence and mobility. By using terrain sensing control systems designed for the guidance of autonomous vehicles on the battlefield, researchers at Florida A&M University-Florida State University College of E

S.a.f.e. Foot I And S.a.f.e. Foot Ii

The S.A.F.E. Foot I and S.A.F.E. Foot II are prosthetic feet for adults and children with a flexible urethane foam keel and lightweight outer foam body. They feature hard rock Eastern maple bolt block, large attachment screw, a plantar fascia band, long plantar ligament band and plantar straps to allow the foot to simulate dorsiflexion, plantar flexion, inversion, eversion, and transverse rotation about the long axis of the leg. SIZES: S.A.F.E. I (without toes) is 22 through 30 centimeters (cm)

SafeGait 360° Balance and Mobility Trainer

The SafeGait™ 360° Balance and Mobility Trainer is a ceiling-mounted, dynamic body-weight support system. SafeGait™ features proprietary Dynamic Fall Protection (DFP) as its primary mode of fall protection and Descent Limit (DL) as its secondary mode. It is designed to protect patients and therapists during standing, sitting, stair and floor tasks. Fall protections allow patients to "fail safely" and enable protected patient-driven recovery and self-correction. SafeGait™ features multiple track

Sarahbear

The SarahBear is a stuffed animal designed for use by children with lower extremity amputation or other physical disabilities. This plush bear is intended to be a therapeutic friend who helps children understand that people with physical disabilities are as loveable and acceptable as everyone else. This surface-washable bear comes complete with a plastic prothetic leg and a hooded sweatshirt with "SarahBear" embroidered on the front. OPTIONS: The sweatshirt can be personalized with a name on the

Scooter Seat Cover

The Scooter Seat Cover is a seat accessory for a scooter designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities. This weatherproof cover secures under the seat using the locking drawstring and can be used while the scooter is being driven.

Seat Belts

The Seat Belts are wheelchair seatbelts designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. Available styles include auto-style belts and dual-pull belts with comfort pads. OPTIOS: Slide-on and sew-on comfort pads are available. DIMENSIONS: 1.5 or 2 inches wide. Custom lengths are available.

Seat Hook, Drop

The Seat Hook, Drop is one-piece seating hardware designed for lowering and leveling a wheelchair seat. It is made of stainless steel and fabricated with two 17/64 inch x 5/8 inch mating slots. Both ends are curved and deburred for a smooth finish. DIMENSIONS: The hook ends fit tubes 0.75 inch, 7/8 inch, 1 inch or 1 3/16 inches in diameter. The drop offsets range from 1 inch to 6 inches in 1-inch increments. COLOR: Available in black or stainless steel.

Seat Hook, Lift

The Seat Hook, Lift is seating hardware designed to lift and level wheelchair seats. It is made of stainless steel and fabricated with two 17/64 inch x 5/8 inch mating slots. Both ends are rounded and deburred for a smooth finish. DIMENSIONS: The hook fits tubing 0.75 inch, 7/8 inch, 1 inch or 1 3/16 inches in diameter. The lift offset ranges from 0 inches, 0.5 inch, or 1 inch to 2 inches. COLOR: Available in black or stainless steel.

Seattle Ankle (Models Sas210 & Sas211)

The Seattle Ankle is a lightweight, endoskeletal pylon and ankle combination designed to provides plantar and dorsi-flexion for indiviudals who have a lower limb amputation. It is available with or without the watercut and provides excellent resilience without transmission of shock for a smooth dynamic gait. This particular ankle prosthetic meets the endoskeletal setup requirements of the Seattle Foot, Seattle Lightfoot and the Seattle Natural Foot (see separate entries). DIMENSIONS: Foot Size R

Seattle Ankle Block (Models Sab310, 311, 312, 313, 320)

The Seattle Ankle Block is designed for the exoskeletal setup of the Child'sPlay, Seattle Foot, and Seattle LightFoot for individuals with lower limb amputations. It is lightweight, easily shaped, and made of high strength rigid polyurethane foam surrounding a nylon core. It is designed to be durable to withstand the forces imposed by dynamic response feet. DIMENSIONS: For model SAB320: foot size range 22 to 29 centimeters, minimum clearance 6.1 inches. For model SAB310 (low profile): foot size

Seattle Berkeley Adapter

Foot adapter captures toe-out during dynamic alignment with the Berkeley jig, aiding in correct positioning of the ankle block.

Seattle Child's Play (Model Slf132)

Seattle Child's Play is a lightweight, energy storing prosthetic foot for children who are a below ankle amputee. It is designed to reflect the natural appearance of a child's maturing foor. It also offers the low shock resilience of the Delrin II keel to young, growing amputees. This prosthetic meets the requirements for young amputees of all activity levels and is appropriate for use by unilateral and bilateral lower limb extremity amputees, Syme level and higher. DIMENSIONS: Available in size

Seattle Dynamic Pylon (Models Sdp250, Sdp257, Sdp260, Sdp267, Sdp270, Sdp277 & Sdp280)

The Seattle Dynamic Pylon is an endoskeletal pylon and ankle prosthesis designed to create a smooth, dynamic gait for individuals of all activity levels who are lower extremity amputees. They combine strength of carbon with the flexibilty and low shock transmission of nylon. Designed to be used with the Seattle "Light" Limb System, the dynamic pylons are lightweight and can be adjusted both proximally and distally using Seattle Titanium Clamp Adaptors (see separate entry). These pylons are ideal

Seattle Endoskeletal Cosmesis (Model Sec201, Sec202)

The Seattle Endoskeletal Cosmesis is a cosmetic cover prosthetic for individuals who are lower extremity amputees. The universal leg cosmesis is durable for permanent below knee application, yet is also appropriate for temporary use. It is with a durable urethane foam design, is water resistant and matches proximal cosmesis of Seattle Foots, Models SLF130, SLF135, and SNF150 (See separate entries). DIMENSIONS: Available in 10.25 inch heigh for foot sizes 22-26 centimeters, and 15.5 inch height f

Seattle Foot (Models Sfh110 & Sfh120)

The Seattle Foot is a cosmetic, energy storing prosthetic foot for individuals with a below ankle amputee. They are designed to be asthetically pleasing while providing comfort and support in a lightweight design. Advanced urethane composites for the Toe Pds, Delrin for the patented keel design, and customized proprietary foam are combined to form the lifelike cosmesis. Model SFH110 is the Lifecast style and model SFH120 is Ladies. DIMENSIONS: Lifecast: Heel height is .75 inches (1.9 centimeters

Seattle Laminating Core

Designed for use with the Seattle Lightfoot when clearance is insufficient for use of the Seattle Block, but excessive for a Syme Nut. Exterior of the nylon core is convoluted and abrasive etched for secure adhesion of the laminate. After cutting to length, the core is laminated directly to the socket, and fabrication is finished conventionally using rigid urethane foam and stockinette.

Seattle Lightfoot Low Heel Rise (Model Slf135)

Seattle LightFoot is a prosthetic foot designed for all ages and activity levels for individuals with a lower extremity amputation. This prosthetic features the Delrin II dynamic keel response; slim, sculpted, natural cosmesis; and a lightweight design. It is appropriate for use by unilateral and bilateral amputees, syme level and higher, and it is interchangeable with the 0.75 inch Seattle Lightfoot. DIMENSIONS: Available in sizes from 22 to 30 centimeters (8-5/8 to 11.75 inches), and in widths

Seattle Lightfoot Spacers

Spacers may be used during alignment of a limb using the Seattle Lightfoot in order to elevate the pylon for adjustment access. On completion of alignment, the spacer is removed and the pylon replaced with one lengthened by the heihgt of the spacer used. May also be used to adapt an existing exoskeletal limb to the Seattle Lightfoot for trial purposes prior to new fabrication using the Seattle Ankle Block.

Seattle Mounting Bolts

Seattle Foot Mounting Bolts are selected for mechanical properties consistent with the requirements of dynamic reponse feet. Available in a variety of threads and lengths depending on application.

Seattle Natural Foot (Model Snf150)

The Seattle Natural Foot is a prosthetic foot designed as an alternative to the SACH foot for individuals with a lower extremity amputation. It has the performance characteristics of a compliant foot plus the additional benefits of cosmetic appeal and less weight, blended to perform naturally. This prosthetic foot features compliant keel for excellent roll-over during walking. The Natural Foot is appropriately designed for unilateral or bilateral lower extremity amputees of all ages with low to

Seattle Select Flared Pylons (Model Ssl250-A)

The Seattle Select Flared Pylons are endoskeletal pylon and ankle prostheses designed to multiaxial flexibility for individuals who have lower extremity amputations. They are made of flexible carbon blend composites and provide six performance options to customize for each patient. The pylons feature angular adjustment at the distal foot interface and eliminate the need for additional attachment devices. Flexibility is optimized when used with the Seattle Foot, Seattle LightFoot, and the Seattle

Seattle Select Pylon (Model Ssl250-P)

The Seattle Select Pylon is an endoskeletal pylon and ankle prostethic designed to provide a smooth dynamic gait for individuals with a below hnee or above knee amputation. They are made of a carbon composite featuring a flexible, dynamic carbon ankle system. The Select Pylons are strong yet featherweight with six different performance options, or "flexes" to provide optimal flexibility and strength for a wide spectrum of patient weights and activities. Using the Seattle titanium or stainless st

Seattle Socket Adaptor And Seattle Mounting Plate

Lightweight socket adapter provides up to 6 degrees anterior-posterior and medial-lateral pylon angulation. Can be fitted to laminated and thermoformed sockets and is compatible with the Seattle Ankle and other 30mm endoskeletal systems. Thermoformed construction requires the Seattle mounting plate. the Seattle mounting plate provides a lightweight mounting fixture for the Seattle socket adapter and many other socket adapters.

Seattle Stainless Steel Components (Model Sca260, Sca270, Sca280)

The Seattle Stainless Steel Components is a socket mounting system designed to be used in endoskeletal construction with Seattle Limb Systems. The system includes the Seattle S.S. Socket Pyramid, the Seattle S.S. Clamp Adaptor, and the Seattle S.S. Foot Pyramid. The Socket Pyramid uses the standard 4-hole mounting pattern and is compatible with the Seattle Laminating Block and the Seattle Mounting Plate. The Clamp Adaptor effectively holds nylon, composite and aluminum 30 mm pylons and provides

Seattle Syme Nut

Designed for the Seattle Lightfoot and Child's Play, the Seattle Lightfoot for Children. the Seattle Syme Nut provides secure attachment to the socket and solid support for the keel when fitting a Syme amputee. Aluminum alloy with an abrasive etched finish for adhesion to the laminate.

Seattle Titanium Components (Model Sca210, Sca220, Sca240)

Seattle Titanium Components is a socket mounting system designed to be used in endoskeletal construction with the Seattle "Light" Limb System for individuals with lower extremity prosthetics. The system includes the Seattle Socket Pyramid, Seattle Clamp Adaptor, and the Seattle Foot Pyramid. They are manufactured using sintered titanium, so they are strong, yet lightweight. The Socket Pyramid uses the standard 4-hole mounting pattern and is compatible with the Seattle Laminating Block and the Se

Senator Prosthetic Foot

The Senator Prosthetic Foot is a lightweight prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This lightweight composite foot enables low to moderately active K3 level amputees to ambulate at varied speeds and participate in daily activities such as bicycling, golfing, hiking, and light jogging. The energy-returning foot facilitates a smooth stride so users can walk farther and faster using less energy. Simulated ankle motion provides a stable base of support thro

Sheepette Crutch Cover Set (Model D5009)

The Sheepette Crutch Cover Set is a set of crutch handgrip cushions and crutch underarm cushioon covers designed for use with wooden or aluminum axillary crutches. The set includes two handgrip cushions and two underarm cushion covers made of thick, plush Sheepette material (synthetic fleece) for extra comfort. COLOR: Ivory.

Sheepette Walker Grip Covers (Model D5008)

Sheepette Walker Grip Covers, model W5008, are walker handgrip pads designed to cushion walker handgrips of most standard walkers. Made of thick, plush Sheepette (synthetic sheepskin), these grips wrap around the existing handgrips and secure with Velcro-style closure. COLOR: Natural.

Shoprider Featherlite (Model Te-Fs888)

The Shoprider FeatherLite, model TE-FS888, is a powered wheelchair designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or arthritis. FRAME (LxWxH): The overall dimensions, including the footplate, are 35 x 22 x 34 inches. The turning radius is 32.5 inches and there are rear anti-tips. This foldable chair is available in burgundy. CONTROLS: Adjustable length VSI joystick controller. RWD: Two 0.45-horsepower motors rear-wheel drive. SEAT

Shoprider Fpc Power Chair (Models Phfw-1118 & Phfw-1120)

The Shoprider FPC Power Chair, models PHFW-1118 and PHFW-1120, is a folding powered wheelchair designed for used by individuals with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or arthritis. FRAME (LxWxH): The overall dimensions, including the footplate, are 46 x 25 x 37 inches (model PHFW-1118) and 46 x 27 x 37 inches (PHFW-1120). For both models, the ground clearance is 3 inches, and the turning radius is 24 inches. The frame is made of steel, and available in b

Shoprider Hd (Model 888Whd)

The Shoprider HD, model 888WHD, is a bariatric powered wheelchair designed for indoor and outdoor use by large adults with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. FRAME (LxWxH): The overall dimensions, including the footplate, are 47 x 29 x 50 inches. The ground clearance is 3 inches. The turning radius is 37.5 inches. The base is available in burgundy. CONTROLS: Programmable VR-2 Remote Joystick Controller with VR-2 Main Control Box featuring adjustable speed and battery

Shoprider Smartie (Model Ul8W)

The Shoprider Smartie, model UL8W, is a powered wheelchair designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or arthritis. FRAME (LxWxH): The overall dimensions, including the footplate, are 36 x 23 x 37 inches. The ground clearance is 2 inches, and the turning radius is 15.5 inches. Rear anti-tips are included. This portable chair can be dismantled into three parts for transport. The base is available in red and blue. CONTROLS: VSI

Sil Skin

Sil Skin is a cosmetic cover for a prosthetic leg designed to cover the foot and leg while allowing full flexion of the knee and ankle joints. The cover resembles skin in appearance and texture, and is made of a tear and stain resistant elastic that wipes clean and does not absorb water. The silicone skin slips over a thin nylon stocking which covers cosmetic foam layer. SIZES: Available in five sizes. COLOR: Light or dark brown.

Silver Nose Cap Cane

The Silver Nose Cap Cane is a straight cane designed for use by men with walking or balance disabilities. This one-piece Castania cane has a crook handle with a silver cap and a rubber suction grip tip with steel insert. DIMENSIONS: 36 inches long (can be cut to size). COLOR: Natural with silver cap.

Sit Ski

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a sit ski for a new member of the U.S. Adaptive Ski Team to be used in international competition at the Paralympics. This sit ski consists of light, form-fitted frames and a seat mounted to a pair of standard cross country skis. It allow athletes with lower extremity and mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury to sit while skiing to use poles to propel themselves with their upper body when necessary. Each individual has unique requir

Skycare Chair

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a wheelchair-like mobility tool to be used inside an airplane cabin by individuals with mobility disabilities and/or wheelchair users. Traveling as a wheelchair user and navigating around and onboard an aircraft can be quite a challenge and usually requires assistance from one or more of the flight crew. The Skycare Chair attempts to increase the independence of individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord inj

Snow Roof Rake

Snow Roof Rake is designed for use by individuals with upper and lower extremity disabilities associated with ankle pain, arm amputation, arthritis, cancer, cerebral palsy (CP), diabetes/diabetic neuropathy, foot pain, hand injury, heel spurs, total hip replacement, total knee replacement, leg amputation, lower extremity impairments, mobility impairment, multiple sclerosis (MS), neuropathy, obesity, paraplegia, degenerative joint disease.  The snow scraper allows the removal of snow from a house

Stepless Easyfold Pro Ramp (Models 30080-095, 30080-120, 30080-150, 30080-180 & 30080-210)

The Stepless EasyFold Pro Ramp, models 30080-095, 30080-120, 30080-150, 30080-180 and 30080-210, is a portable ramp designed to provide wheelchair or scooter access for people with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury and others who use wheelchairs and scooters. The ramp can be folded for transport and storage. The ramp is made of anodized aluminum with a skid resistant surface and stainless steel brackets. It also has curbs on both sides to prevent the user from rollin

Streamer Sport (Model 888Wa)

The Streamer Sport, model 888WA, is powered wheelchair designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or arthritis. FRAME (LxW): The overall dimensions, including the footplate, are 45 x 24 x 40 inches. The wheelbase is 41 x 23 inches with a ground clearance of 3 inches. The turning radius is 17.7 inches. Two rear 3-inch anti-tip wheels are standard. The chair disassembles for transport. The base is available in blue or burgundy.

Streamer Sport Rehab (Model 888Wa)

The Streamer Sport Rehab, model 888WA, is a powered wheelchair designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or arthritis. FRAME (LxWxH): The overall dimensions, including the footplate, are 37 x 24 x 32 inches. The ground clearance is 3 inches, the turning radius is 17.7 inches. The base is available in red and blue. CONTROLS: Self-diagnosing PG Drives VSI Joystick Controller. RWD: Two 0.60-horsepower motors rear-wheel drive. SE

Strom Bouqetin Quadricycle

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype a quadricycle to be used for trail riding and touring by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. The StroM Bouqetin is designed and optimized for serious trail riding and touring. This four-wheeled, hand-propelled, single-rider cycle has rear-wheel drive, full independent suspension, dual shock rifles, a variable ball-gear drive, four disc brakes, and a lightweight aluminum and carbon fiber body. TIT

Stryder

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a one-legged crutch that also transforms into a knee-standing scooter for individuals with limb amputation and/or limited mobility due to injury and/or disability. The Stryder transforms from a one-legged crutch to a knee-standing scooter designed for individuals with non-weight bearing lower leg injuries. This device allows individuals to get around quickly by scooting around with less strain and fatigue on the body than the usual one-c

Superarm Lift 2000

The Superarm Lift 2000 is a steel van lift designed without a platform for use with manual and powered wheelchairs, or scooters (with optional harness attachments). Instead of a platform, the wheelchair and its occupant are raised or lowered by means of a pivoting arm. The lift is designed to work without modification to the vehicle and without obstructing the doorway to other passengers. The wheelchair tips backwards for occupant's head clearance through the van door. Operation toggle switches

Supergrade Iv Hand Control (Model 100)

The Supergrade IV Hand Control, model 100, is a control mechanism for operating a vehicle with the hands. The controls can be installed in cars, trucks, or vans, and controls the operation of the accelerator, brakes, headlight dimmer, and hand. Special mounting brackets are available for mounting on different cars. The controls can be ordered for mounting on either the right or left side of the steering column. OPTIONS: Horn and headlight dimmer control.

Superlite Outriggers

The Superlite Outriggers are designed for use by individuals with mobility or lower extremity disabilities. Crafted from aircraft aluminum and Zytel Nylon plastic, these outriggers are suitable for recreational and competitive skiers and are available for mono-skiers, bi-skiers, and three- or four-track skiers. These fully- adjustable units are available in a standard model or in a competition-style flip-ski model with cuff strap. The lightweight cuffs are available in a variety of sizes. The sk

Swing Away Stump Support

The Swing Away Stump Support is an amputee leg support designed for use with wheelchairs. The device has a metal frame and a vinyl covered cushioned leg support for below knee amputees. Available for the right or left leg, the support adjusts horizontally and vertically. Models are available to fit a variety of chairs, including Everest & Jennings, Invacare, and Breezy.

Syme Foot, S.a.f.e. I, S.a.f.e. Syme Ii

The Syme Foot, S.A.F.E. I, and S.A.F.E. Syme II are prosthetic feet made of flexible urethane foam keel and lightweight outer foam. Features of these prostheses include a plantar fascia band, long plantar ligament band and plantar straps that allow the foot to simulate dorsiflexion, plantar flexion inversion, eversion, and transverse rotation about the long axis of the leg. The units also have a hollow socket, heavy duty aluminum socket plate and socket plate retainer band. The S.A.F.E. I does n

Telephone Holster

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual who uses a wheelchair to transport and keep within reach a cordless telephone. A tube with an open top and a closed bottom was made of weatherproof material. The tube was fastened underneath the wheelchair seat with the phone's antenna extending into reach while staying close to the side of the chair. TITLE: The Telephone Holster. WEB SITE: Workshop Solutions at http://www.workshopsolutions.com/COMPLETE/telhol.htm. REF: The originator,Bru

Terminator

The Terminator is a manual wheelchair wheel designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This billet aluminum wheelchair wheel is composed of 6061-T6511 aircraft quality aluminum plate. It is CNC precision machined. Polished aluminum handrims are included. DIMENSIONS: 24 or 25 inch diameter, 1 inch width. CAPACITY: 250 pounds. COLOR: Natural aluminum with optional gold, red, blue, purple, or black anodizing. Hand rims are available with cl

Therapy Steps Set

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create custom adapted three-piece therapy steps set for children with various disabilities to use in a therapy room at an intervention service organization. The steps needed to be wide enough for two people to walk on them side by side, and heavy enough to be stable but light enough to be moved around by two people. The design includes three separate sections, two step sections, and a one-square-meter central platform which goes in between them.

Therapycycle

The TherapyCyclePC is an arm or leg exerciser designed for use by individuals with upper or lower extremity disabilities, stroke,or cardiac disabilities. The cycle-style unit can be placed on a table for seated or standing upper extremity use or on the floor for lower extremity exercise and uses magnetic resistance for smooth pedal motion. The cycle includes a set of standard and Velcro pedals. The unit features a digital display, variable resistance, hand/foot loops on the pedals, and tracking

Therapycyclepc

The TherapyCyclePC is an arm or leg exerciser designed for use by individuals with upper or lower extremity disabilities, stroke,or cardiac disabilities. The cycle-style unit can be placed on a table for seated or standing upper extremity use or on the floor for lower extremity exercise. The unit features a digital display, hand/foot loops on the pedals, and tracking log software to enable user progress to be tracked. The unit tracks time, average and maximum speed, distance traveled, and calor

Therapytrainer

The TherapyTrainer is an arm or leg exerciser designed for use by individuals with upper or lower extremity disabilities, stroke,or cardiac disabilities. The cycle-style unit can be placed on a table for seated or standing upper extremity use or on the floor for lower extremity exercise. The unit uses magnetic resistance for smooth pedal motion and includes a set of standard and Velcro pedals. The unit features a digital display, variable resistance, hand/foot loops on the pedals, and tracking l

Toilet And Support Rails

The Premier Care ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) Compliant Toilet is designed for individuals who have mobility and balance challenges or severe physical disabilities. Is over 3 inches higher than regular toilets and has an elongated bowl which accommodates more body types and prevents messes. This toilet’s height exceeds ADA Standards’ minimum. Has a SOFTCLOSE seat and lid closes behind user, slowly and automatically after a slight push. Economically-friendly: uses less water.

Tornado Body Dryer

The Tornado Body Dryer is a body dryer designed for use by individuals with balance, mobility, or upper extremity disabilities, burns, arthritis, or amputation. This in-shower device is intended to dry the shower-taker or bather, head-to-toe, by blowing warm air on him or her instead of using a towel. The body dryer has two speed settings: low keeps the shower or bath area warm and high dries the user when she or he is finished showering or bathing. Because the maintenance-free unit swirls warm

Trailblazer Ma Foot

The Trailblazer MA (Multiaxial Ankle) Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This foot prosthesis combines a composite foot with a high-activity multiaxial ankle. Ankle movement can be customized by use of a flexion ring over the neck of the ankle pyramid. The foot also comes with a high-activity foot shell with sole reinforcement, a Spectra sock, one of three heel spring options (soft, medium, or firm), toe springs, and three flexion rings. DI

Trionic Sport All-Terrain Walker

The Trionic Sport All-Terrain Walker is an all-terrain walker designed for use by individuals with walking, lower extremity, or balance disabilities. The unit has a seat and a detachable carrying basket with a zip-pocket. This three-wheeled walker is equipped with the Trionic Climbing Wheel with curb and obstacle climbing capability, a shock absorbing suspension, and dual-mode handling control with an Urban setting for maneuvering and Terrain mode for stability. Other features include an over-si

Tuffy Deluxe 867 (Models 867, 867E, 867N, & 867Ne)

The Tuffy Deluxe 867 is a folding manual wheelchair designed for use by adults with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury, as well as amputees. In addition to the standard 867 model, this wheelchair comes in narrow (models 867N and 867NE) versions. FRAME (HxLxW): 36 x 41 or 43 x 22.5 or 24.5 inches. The folded dimensions (LxW) are 31 x 10.5 inches. This chair has a triple chrome-plated steel folding frame with stainless steel side panels. Anti-tippers and

Tuffy Deluxe 887 (Models 887, 887E, 887N, 887Ne)

The Tuffy Deluxe 887 is a folding adult manual wheelchair designed for use by shorter adults with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury, as well as amputees. In addition to the standard 887 model, this wheelchair comes in narrow (models 887N and 887NE) versions. FRAME (HxLxW): 34 x 41 or 43 x 22.5 or 24.5 inches. Triple chrome plated steel folding frame with stainless steel side panels. The folded dimensions (LxW) are 30.5 x 10.5 inches. Anti-tippers and an

Tuffy Deluxe Standard Light 877 (Models 877, 877E, 877N, 877Ne, 877W, & 877We)

The Tuffy Deluxe Standard Light 877 is a folding adult manual wheelchair designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury, as well as amputees. In addition to the standard 877 model, this wheelchair comes in narrow (models 877N and 877NE) and wide (models 877W and 877WE) versions. FRAME (HxLxW): 36 x 41 or 43 x 24, 26 or 28 inches. The folded dimensions (LxW) are 31 x 11.5 inches. The chrome-plated folding frame has composite side

Tuffy Hemi 897 (Models 897, 897E, 897N, 897Ne, 897W, & 897We)

The Tuffy Hemi 897 is a heavy duty, folding manual wheelchair designed for use by short adults with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury, as well as amputees and those who propel a wheelchair by foot. In addition to the standard 897 model, this wheelchair comes in narrow (models 897N and 897NE) and wide (models 897W and 897WE) versions. FRAME (HxLxW): 34 x 41 or 43 x 24, 26, or 28 inches. The folded dimensions (LxW) are 30 x 11.5 inches. The chrome-plated,

Tuffy Wide Hemi 352 (Models 352, 352E, 352X, & 352Xe)

The Tuffy Wide Hemi 352 is a heavy duty, folding manual wheelchair designed for use by shorter, large adults with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury, as well as amputees. In addition to the standard 352 model, this wheelchair comes in wide (models 352X and 352XE) versions. FRAME (HxLxW): 35.75 x 42 or 44 x 30 or 32 inches. The folded dimensions (LxW) are 32 x 12 inches. Triple chrome plated steel folding frame has stainless steel side panels. Double cro

Tuffy Wide Hemi 356 (Models 356, 356E, 356X, & 356Xe)

The Tuffy Wide Hemi 356 is a heavy duty, folding manual wheelchair designed for use by shorter, large adults with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury, as well as wide amputees and those who propel a wheelchair by foot. In addition to the standard 356 model, this wheelchair comes in wide (356X and 356XE) versions. FRAME (HxLxW): 35.75 x 42 or 44 x 30 or 32 inches. The folded dimensions (LxW) are 34 x 12 inches. The triple chrome plated steel folding frame

Tuffy Wide Super Hemi 354 (Models 354, 354E, 354X, & 354Xe)

The Tuffy Wide Super Hemi 354 is a heavy-duty, folding manual wheelchair designed for use by shorter, large adults with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury, as well as wide amputees and those who propel a wheelchair by foot. In addition to the standard 354 model, this wheelchair comes in wide (354X and 354XE) versions. FRAME (HxLxW): 33.75 x 42 or 44 x 30 or 32 inches. The folded dimensions (LxW) are 32 x 12 inches. The triple chrome plated steel folding

Tuffy Wide Super Hemi 358 (Models 358, 358E, 358X, & 358Sxe)

The Tuffy Wide Super Hemi 358 is a heavy-duty, folding manual wheelchair designed for use by shorter, large adults with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury, as well as wide amputees and those who propel wheelchairs by foot. In addition to the standard 358 model, this wheelchair comes in wide (models 358X and 358SXE) versions. FRAME (HxLxW): 33.75 x 42 or 44 x 30 or 32 inches. The folded dimensions (LxW) are 34 x 12 inches. The triple chrome plated steel f

Twisted Bocote Cane

The Twisted Bocote Cane is a straight cane designed for use by individuals with walking or balance disabilities. Bocote is a Central American exotic hardwood that has a golden-to-dark-brown hue that often takes on distinctive grain patterns, swirls, eyes, and zebra-like stripes. The cane includes a derby-style handle, a high-traction rubber tip with steel insert, and a removable wrist strap. OPTIONS: Combi tip with retractable ice tip and cane holder. SIZES: Men's, ladies', and extended length.

Ultra Twin Freespan

The Ultra Twin Freespan Traverse is a powered overhead bariatric transfer lift designed for use by obese individuals with lower extremity, mobility, neurological, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This freestanding rail system is specially designed to lift heavy patients in combination with the Likorall or Multirall (see separate entries)lift motor. This unit is adjustable to four different heights, and is available in eight different rail lengths. Equipped with locking han

Ultratwin Freespan Traverse

The UltraTwin FreeSpan Traverse is an overhead powered bariatric transfer lift designed for use by obese individuals with lower extremity, mobility, or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This traverse system consists of a movable traverse rail mounted on two fixed rails. The ceiling-mounted traverse system makes the entire area of a room accessible for lifting and transfer. Traverse rails can be connected via switches, enabling, for example, transfers between different rooms. Th

Universal Offset Pyramid Adapter (Models Uopa-F & Uopa-M)

The Universal Offset Pyramid Adapter is a foot adapter designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. These titanium alloy adapters have a low profile and a standard Euro four-hole bolt pattern, with a female (model UOPA-F) or male (model UOPA-M) socket configuration. CAPACITY: Low activity level, 250 pounds; moderate activity level, 220 pounds; and high activity level, 185 pounds.

Upper Body Workout Device

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of an upper body workout device for an individual with cerebral palsy to help his upper body to gain strength and improve his range of motion. The Upper Body Workout Device consists of a steel frame with a cable and pulley system on each side, allowing him to exercise each arm individually. Forearm sleeves attach in three different positions to allow workouts targeting the biceps, triceps and deltoid muscles. Resistance is varied using free

Vector Gait & Safety System

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),

Venture Deluxe 267 (Model 267, 267E, 267N, & 267Ne)

The Venture Deluxe 267 is a folding manual wheelchair designed for use by adults with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury, as well as amputees. In addition to the standard 267 model, this wheelchair comes in a narrow (models 267N and 267NE) version. FRAME (HxLxW): 36 x 41 or 43 x 22.5 or 24.5 inches. The folded dimensions (LxW) are 31 x 10.5 inches. The folding triple chrome plated frame has stainless steel side panels. Anti-tippers and an anti-folding d

Venture Deluxe 277 (Model 277, 277E, 277N, 277Ne, 277W, & 277We)

The Venture Deluxe 277 is a folding manual wheelchair designed for use by adults with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury, as well as amputees. In addition to the standard 277 model, this wheelchair comes in narrow (models 277N and 277NE) and wide (models 277W and 277WE) versions. FRAME (HxLxW): 36 x 41 or 43 x 24, 26 or 28 inches. The folded dimensions (LxW) are 31 x 11.5 inches. The triple chrome plated frame has stainless steel side panels. Anti-tipper

Venture Dual Axle 287 (Models 287 & 287E)

The Venture Dual Axle 287 is a folding adult manual wheelchair designed for use by adults with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury, as well as amputees. The dual axle position and adjustable height caster wheel housing allow the chair to be converted to hemi height. FRAME (HxLxW): 34 to 36 x 41 or 43 x 26 inches. The folded dimensions (LxW) are 31 x 11.5 inches. The triple chrome plated frame has composite side panels. Anti-tippers and an anti-folding dev

Venture Hemi Light 687 (Model 687, 687E, 687N, & 687Ne)

The Venture Hemi Light 687 is a lightweight folding manual hemi wheelchair designed for use by adults with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury, as well as amputees and those who propel a wheelchair by foot. In addition to the standard 687 model, this wheelchair comes in a narrow (models 687N and 687NE) version. FRAME (HxLxW): 36 x 41 or 43 x 22.5 or 24.5) inches. The chrome-plated frame has composite side panels. The folded dimensions (LxW) are 31 x 10.5

Venture Hemi Light 697 (Model 697, 697E, 697N, 697Ne, 697W, 697We)

The Venture Hemi Light 697 is a lightweight folding manual hemi wheelchair designed for use by adults with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury, as well as amputees. In addition to the standard 697 model, this wheelchair comes in narrow (697N and 697NE) and wide (697W and 697WE) versions. FRAME (HxLxW): 36 x 41 or 43 x 22.5, 24.5, or 26.5 inches. The folded dimensions (LxW) are 31 x 11.5 inches. The chrome-plated frame has composite side panels. Anti-tippe

Venture Light 677 (Model 677, 677E, 677N, 677Ne, 677W, 677We)

The Venture Light 677 is a lightweight folding manual wheelchair designed for use by adults with lower extremity, mobility or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury, as well as amputees. In addition to the standard 677 model, this wheelchair comes in narrow (models 677N and 677NE) and wide (models 677W and 677WE) versions. FRAME (HxLxW): 36 x 41 or 43 x 22.5, 24.5, or 26.5 inches. The folded dimensions (LxW) are 31 x 11.5 inches. The chrome-plated frame has composite side panels. Anti-t

Vox Adjustable Workstation-Corner

The Vox™ Series by POPULAS is designed to accommodate various work heights for individuals of all sizes in a variety of work industries.It is designed to increase circulation, spine health, user productivity and interpersonal interactions. Vox™ workstations eliminate the cross brace, allowing ultimate knee space and complete freedom of movement. It is equipped with a push-button powered adjustment that has been designed to operate smoothly with minimal noise. It is built with extruded aluminum

Walk Easy Adult Underarm Crutches (Model 621)

The Walk Easy Adult Underarm Crutches, model 621, are axillary crutches designed for use by individuals with walking, balance, neurological, or lower extremity disabilities. These adjustable crutches are designed for users five feet, two inches tall to five feet, ten inches tall and have double push-button height adjustment, foam underarm pads, foam handgrips, and rubber tips. These crutches are epoxy coated. OPTIONS: Replacement pads, replacement grips, replacement rubber tips, and a crutch ba

Walk Easy Tall Adult Underarm Crutches (Model 631)

The Walk Easy Tall Adult Underarm Crutches, model 631, are axillary crutches designed for use by individuals with walking, balance, neurological, or lower extremity disabilities. These adjustable crutches are designed for users five feet, ten inches tall to six feet, six inches tall and have double push-button height adjustment, foam underarm pads, foam handgrips, and rubber tips. These crutches are epoxy coated. OPTIONS: Replacement pads, replacement grips, replacement rubber tips, and a crutch

Walk Easy Youth Underarm Crutches (Model 611)

The Walk Easy Youth Underarm Crutches, model 611, are axillary crutches designed for use by individuals with walking, balance, neurological, or lower extremity disabilities. These adjustable crutches are designed for users four feet, six inches tall to five feet, two inches tall and have double push-button height adjustment, foam underarm pads, foam handgrips, and rubber tips. These crutches are epoxy coated. OPTIONS: Replacement pads, replacement grips, replacement rubber tips, and a crutch ba

Walker Buddy

The Walker Buddy is a limb support sling for walkers designed for use by individuals with lower extremity disabilities or amputation. Designed to support a leg or stump that is not weight bearing while the user is walking with a walker. Available in standard and heavy-duty (for use with a heavy-duty walker) models, this device is a reinforced sling attached to steel brackets which hang over the top rails of a walker. OPTIONS: Fleece cover. CAPACITY: 250 pounds. COLOR: Available in assorted color

Walter: An Alternating Center Of Gravity Wheelchair

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype wheelchair with an adjustable center of gravity for wheelchair users in developing countries. The Walter project was initiated to develop an adult active manual wheelchair compatible with the social, physical, and economic conditions of semi-urban environments in developing countries. The project was characterized by a four-step process: (1) initial research in Gothenburg (Sweden); (2) design and construction of a functional prototype with

Wheelchair Accessable 4-Seater Picnic Table

This product is designed for persons in wheelchairs. It a 4-seater picnic table has room for a wheelchair to also be seated at the table. It is made from high-pressure wood from sustainsable sources – FSC Certified.

Wheelchair Buddies (Model Wb1)

The Wheelchair Buddies, model WB1, are a wheelchair carrier system for a hand-propelled tricycle for people with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury or lower extremity amputees. The Wheelchair Buddies allow a person to attach a manual wheelchair to the back of a hand-propelled tricycle so that the user can ride the cycle while transporting the wheelchair for use at the cyclist's destination. A Wheelchair Buddies set consists of a carabiner clip, a nylon strap and two o

Wheelchair Buddies (Model WB2)

The Wheelchair Buddies, model WB2, are a wheelchair carrier system for a hand-propelled tricycle for people with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury or lower extremity amputees. The Wheelchair Buddies allow a person to attach a manual wheelchair to the back of a hand-propelled tricycle so that the user can ride the cycle while transporting the wheelchair for use at the cyclist's destination. A Wheelchair Buddies set consists of a carabiner clip, a nylon strap and two o

Wheelchair Push Handle Extensions

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a tall parent to push a child's wheelchair. The existing push handles were sawed off a wheelchair and new ferrules were fixed inside the exposed tubes with Loc-tite. Two new longer L-shaped handles were made of metal and one end of each was afixed in the new ferrules. The handles were finished by painting them red to match the rest of the chair and attaching bicycle-style rubber handgrips. TITLE: Bicycle and Beyond. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 26, Num

Wheelchair Ready Vehicle

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a wheelchair ready vehicle for individuals with mobility disabilities. Wheelchair users who, when selecting a vehicle, have their choice of minivans, and sometimes tall wagons, that have been "up-fitted" with needed equipment added and unneeded seats taken away. A South Florida-based start-up company, VPG, plans to begin offering a vehicle designed, engineered and built to be wheelchair-ready the MV-1 this fall. The MV-1's motorized ram

Wheelchair Safety Alarm

The Wheelchair Safety Alarm is designed to help caregivers keep track of the disabled love one. It sounds an alert as soon as the individual lifts themselves out of their wheelchair. Covered in waterproof vinyl. Can be used by other chairs as well. The pressure pad connects to the audio alarm. The alarm has an On/Off switch and battery warning.

Wheelchair Seat Pad (Model 111)

The Wheelchair Seat Pad, model 111, is a decubitus pad designed for use by people with mobility disabilities, spinal cord injury and others who use wheelchairs and who are at risk for pressure sores or ulcers.This tanned natural sheepskin is machine washable and dryable, and it has elastic straps and slides on the corners to attach it to the seat of a standard sized wheelchair. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 18 x 16 inches. COLOR: Natural.

Wheelchair-Attached Lawn Mower

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a lightweight mower that can easily attach to a wheelchair for an individual with mobility disabilities. The design includes a plastic base with wheelchair attachments that allow the base to be suspended above the ground in front of the client's wheelchair without impeding the wheelchair's motion. Two cordless electric grass shearers are attached to a base, providing a 12-inch cutting width. The device provides an even cut only on very s

Wisb Handbike

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a sports bike for individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities, spinal cord injury and lower limb amputation. The Walking Impairment Sport Bike (WISB) is a hand-propelled bike that combines the advantages of bike and recumbent bikes into a device that is one part agile wheelchair and one part sports bike. The WISB gives users the option to toggle between “high mode” for indoor use and comfortable city driving or “low mode” f

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