The 6672 Comfy Cuffs are leg and arm straps made of foam, reinforced and covered with a durable vinyl finish. These positioning aids are adjustable to fit around armrests or footrests. The straps fasten with a one-snap buckle. DIMENSIONS: 9 x 1 inch (Small), and 11 x 1 inch (Large). COLOR: Black or casa tan
The 90 Degree Leg Elevator is a leg positioner designed for use during surgery or physical therapy. The foam positioner bends and maintains the knee at a 90-degree angle. Adsjustable straps at the end and center of the leg trough keep the leg in position.
The Adjustable Knee Cushion is a knee positioner designed for use by individuals with arthritis or lower extremity disabilities. This polyurethane cushion is constructed of three triangular layers to fit under and elevate the knees. Layers can be added and removed to adjust elevation. A zippered polycotton protector is included. DIMENSIONS: One layer offers six inches of elevation, two layers offers eight inches, and three layers offers ten inches.
Adjustable leg abductor for use on a flat surface. Six leg straps, adjustable hip straps standard. Fabricated of birch plywood and hard maple. Stain and mildew resistant pads with vinyl covers in blue or brown. Pads snap off for easy cleaning. K6S, 15 inches long. K7S, 24 inches long. Warranty available.
The Adjustable Leg Wedge Cushion is a knee positioner designed for use by individuals with arthritis or lower extremity disabilities. This wedge-shaped foam cushion is constructed of three layers to fit under and elevate the knees. Layers can be added and removed to adjust elevation. DIMENSIONS: One layer offers six inches of elevation, two layers offers eight inches, and three layers offers ten inches.
The Advantage Revolve Hinged Ankle Brace provides critical foot and arch support while resisting inversion and eversion. It is designed for use by individuals with weak or injured ankle and aching arches to relieve pain. It will also prevent injuries when worn during sporting or daily activities.
The ankle is supported by ligaments, which are assisted by muscles and tendons. Every time you take a step, they all work in unison to keep the foot in the correct position. Commonly, “rolling the ankl
The AliMed Standard MultiBoot is boot orthosis and foot protector designed for use with individuals with lower extremity disabilities. The backbone of the MultiBoot features a swing-out antirotation bar and a height-adjustable footplate to prevent bedding from pressing on the toes and feet. Locking slots are mated to the antirotation bar to prevent shifting. The foot is swaddled in a soft Kodel-type Velcro-closure sock attatched to the MultiBoot backbone to hold the foot without irritation. The
The Arm Anchor, models K811, K812, K813 & K814, is an arm positioner designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. Available for the right or left arm, this device features a supportive pad and straps that position the forearm, while the suction cup secures the unit to any location on the flat surface of a tray or table and are re-positionable for optimal forearm placement. The Arm Anchor stabilizes the arm of the user, increasing fu
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: An arm glider was to assist individuals with limited upper extremity strength to perform writing and other motor tasks.
OptiFlex K1 Knee CPM is a passive motion system designed individuals recovering from knee surgery such as: total knee replacement, meniscus and patella repair, prosthetic replacement/calibration and prolonged joint immobilization, ligament and tendon reconstruction and post-ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) reconstruction. It is designed to be used postoperative to provide continuous passive motion to increase range of motion. The OptiFliex has a reversible footplate for shorter legs and a patien
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: This is an instruction on how to make an assistive dining device for people with limited or no arm strength (such as Muscular Dystrophy or ALS) but still have hand movement. The assistive device (Schleeder) is designed to work with spoon and bowl. The instruction is created for occupational Therapist or those whose loved one may be benefited from this device.
The Bunny Boot Foot Support is a foot positioner designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores or ulcers. .This Kodel lined boot is attached to a plastic frame with elastic webbing. The device holds the foot at 90 degrees and attachment to the heel can be rotated and locked to control internal or external rotation. The boot is held in place with Velcro closures and can be conveniently removed for laundry or replacement. SIZE: One size fits right or left leg.
The Cock-Up Splint is a hand positioner designed to maintain the hand in the desired position. The octagonal foam block is placed around wrist and the Velcro-attached hand stirrup maintains the fingers and thumb opposed to prevent permanent contraction. The hand stirrup is adjustable.
The Cone Grip is a hand cone designed for use by individuals who have had strokes or who have other disabilities that cause involuntary hand closure. Shaped to the natural contour of the hand, this cloth-covered grip has a firm surface to keep the hand open without stimulating contractures. An elastic band secures the cone to the hand. The cloth cover is removable and launderable.
The Contour Memory Foam Leg Pillow is a body positioner designed for use by individuals with lower back or lower extremity disabilities. This leg foam pillow is designed to relieve low back strain by properly aligning knees and hips, thus relieving pressure on these areas. The pillow fits the curves of the legs, keeping it positioned throughout the night. COLOR: Blue, green, ecru, or yellow.
The Contour Twist Neck Pillow is a head and neck support cushion designed to properly align the head and neck during rest or sleep. This cushioned pillow can also be used for leg and lumbar support. Made of soft poly foam with bendable linkage inside, the pillow can be used to support other body areas such as the waist, lower back, and shoulders. DIMENSIONS: Available in 26 or 32 inches long. COLOR: Navy and ecru.
The Cradle Boot is a foot positioner designed to support the foot without pressure on the heel while preventing external rotation. Both foam boots feature ventilation holes and a square base. The Standard model features a trough to support the foot and an adjustable strap to keep the foot in place. The Original model is designed for individuals with spasticity and encases the entire foot to keep it in position. The foot is inserted in the end and an opening in the top allows the toes to protrude
The Cushion Grip is a hand cone designed for use by individuals who have had strokes or who have other disabilities that cause involuntary hand closure. Tapered to the natural contour of the hand, this cloth-covered grip is filled with resilient polyester pile. An elastic band secures the machine-launderable cone to the hand. This device provides mild hand exercise and prevents fingernails from digging into the palm of the hand.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To prevent bending at the elbow. It can be used to keep the arms straight while putting weight through hands during activities such as sitting or lying over a therapy wedge. It can also be used to keep a child from bending their elbows to prevent further damage to a surgery site.
The Dynafoam Knee Extension Tubes ##1132 - ##1135 are leg positioners and flexion contracture splints made of lightweight open-cell foam. The tubular design utilizes the dynamic properties of the foam to extend gradually, yet effectively. These tubes fit from midthigh to ankle to promote knee extension. Each splint has 3 Velcro cinch strap closures to secure it to the limb. The tubes may be washed or autoclaved, and the foam can be adapted with a razor blade or scissors. An optional tapered poly
The Elevated Leg Rest is a leg positioner designed for use by individuals with lower extremity disabilities. This wedge-shaped positioner elevates the legs and feet and provides support from the hips to the ankles. The wedge comes with a removable, washable poly/cotton cover. DIMENSIONS: 23 x 18 x 8 inches.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Adjustable-angle frame to elevate the hand and arm from a sitting or lying position, intended to prevent edema in the hand. Lists materials and provides photographs and a diagram illustrating construction of the elevation board, which is made of wood with foam and vinyl padding. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Ahuja, M TITLE: Elevation Board JOURNAL: American Journal of Occupational Therapy REF: Vol 36 no 8, Aug 1982: p 534-536 PAGES (including c
Elite Ortho Advantage Premiere Adjustable Night Splint is designed to provide continuous gentle stretching of the Plantar Fascia and Achilles tendon. Plantar Fasciitis is when the band of tissue (ligament) that connects your heel bone to your toes gets strained and is the most typical cause of heel and arch pain. One of the longer tendons in your body, stretching from the bones of your heel to your calf muscles is the Achilles tendon.
Anyone that is on their feet for long periods of time are mor
The Finger Contracture Cushion is a hand positioner designed to prevent finger contacture for individuals who have had strokes or other neurological disabilities. This soft, resilient anticontracture aid separates the fingers and keeps the hand open. This cushioned aid features an elastic band to secure it to the hand and it is covered in perspiration-absorbing fabric.
The Finger Contracture Cushion is a hand positioner designed to prevent finger contractures and closure of the hand for individuals who have had strokes or who have other upper extremity disabilities. This pad has a terrycloth cover to absorb moisture and protrusions to separate fingers. An elastic band keeps the pad in place. SIZES: Small, model 6560, and large, model 6562. DIMENSIONS: The small cushion is 3 x 5 inches and the large cushion is 5 x 5 inches.
The Flared Leg Extension is a leg positioner designed to support the leg in an extended position. The foam positioner supports the leg from the hip to the toes and is narrow at the hip and wider at the toes.
The Foot Drop Stop is a foot positioner designed to prevent foot drop. Both models elevate the heel and ankle and feature a Ring-of-Air design for ventilation and an adjustable foot strap. The 500 Series (Standard model) has a square base and the 300 Series (Economy model) has an octagonal base for multiple positioning options.
The Foot Elevator, model 555-8072-0121, is a foot and leg positioner designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores/ulcers. This doughnut-shaped cushion eliminates pressure on the foot and ankle and provides air circulation to these areas. The washable flannelette cover has an adjustable hook-and- loop closure. DIMENSIONS: 4 inches wide.
The Foot Harness is a foot pedal attachment designed to keep feet fixed in place and provide neutral foot control on surfaces such as wheelchair plates and bicycle pedals. Sold in pairs, these foot harnesses promote proper alignment and weight bearing while helping to avoid injuries to the feet. Mounting hardware is included. The harnesses have a sandal-like design (heel/ankle straps) and a plastic mounting base for snap on/off attachment to the pedals. The length and width are adjustable. SIZES
Gelbodies Heel and Ankle Protectors are designed for individuals who have been confined to a bed for a long period of time and are at risk of developing pressure sores. The Gelbodies Heel and Ankle Protectors use a pressure relieving gel called "TRUGEL", which is found in high-end wheelchair cushions, to offer additional padding to points on the body where pressure sores tend to form. The addition of padding to these areas improves circulation to those points by evenly distributing your body we
The Hip and Knee Oversize Comfort Pillow is a memory foam pillow that relieves stress on the knees, hips, and back for those who sleep on their sides or have medical conditions which make side laying uncomfortable. The pillow's tapered shape fits naturally between the user's legs and it prevents the knees from dropping below the pelvis, alleviating tension and discomfort in the knees, hips, and lower back. Made from memory foam with cooling gel, the pillow contours to the shape of the body to re
The Independent is an adjustable vertical stander designed for children from 18 months old to young adult who require moderate levels of support when weight bearing while in supported standing. The Independent supports users at the feet, knees, hips and trunk. The height, width and angle can be adjusted independently for a customized fit. It is designed to promote increased comfort and support by providing soft, padded thoracic and pelvic bands as well as padded knee cups. The Independent comes
Jenx Multistander is a pediatric standing system designed for use by children 6 months to 6 years with motor and neurological disabilities to assist with weight bearing and standing activities. The Jenx Multistander offers a variety of configurations for prone, upright or supine standing. The user may be positioned anywhere between upright and horizontal positions. This multifunctional stander can accommodate children smaller than the minimum height by using sandal-raising blocks. The removable
The Knee Elevator is a leg positioner designed for use by individuals with lower back and lower extremity disabilities. This foam cushion supports the knees, relieving pressure on the lower back and improving circulation to the legs. The dacron/cotton blend cover is washable. DIMENSIONS: 17 x 10 x 7 inches.
The Knee Rest is a knee rest designed to improve circulation and provide relief from varicose vein, swollen ankles, and legs. It also is designed to relax lower back and increase comfort.
The Knee Wedge Sleep Aid is body positioner designed for use by individuals with lower back pain or lower extremity disabilities who require knee elevation while lying on their back. The cushion comes with a washable cover. DIMENSIONS (HxL) 5.5 x 18 inches. COLOR: White cushion with blue cover.
The Knee-Ease Pillow is a leg positioner designed for use by individuals with lower back or lower extremity disabilities. This foam pillow fits between the knees during sleep to properly align the knees, hips, and spine. A hook and loop strap secures the pillow in place. A removable, machine-washable polyester/cotton cover is included. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 4 x 7 x 5 inches. COLORS: White or multi-striped.
The Leg Elevating Splint, models 6185 & 6186 are leg positioners designed for use by individuals with arthritis or upper extremity disabilities. Features include a foam wedge with trough for foot elevation and high sides for proper positioning support. DIMENSIONS: 4 to 8 inch foot elevation.
The Leg Rests, models 200 and 2001, are leg positioneers designed for use by individuals with circulatory or lower extremity disabilities or arthritis. These leg rests are adjustable with a contoured calf support. The upholstery is fire-retardant to IGM source 5. Features include horseshoe clips that allow the unit to be adjusted for both height and angle. Model 201 is a mobile leg rest and is fitted with 4 swivel castors and model 200 is a static leg rest and is fitted with non-slip rubber feet
The Leg Separator Pad is a leg positioner designed to provent skin irritation due to leg scissoring, rubbing, and moisture for people with lower extremity disabilities. These launderable pads are made of synthetic sheepskin and are held in place with Velcro closure straps. Model 503420 is a thigh pad, model 503460 is a knee pad, and model 503480 is a full-leg pad. DIMENSIONS: The thigh pad is 9 x 15 inches, the knee pad is 15 x 15 inches, and the full leg pad is 15 x 24 inches.
The Leg Trough is a leg positioner designed for use by individuals with spasticity and other lower extremity disabilities. The foam positioner immobilizes the leg and knee in a neutral position.
The Limb Elevator is a leg positioner designed to elevate and prevent internal or external rotation of a casted or uncasted leg. The foam device supports the leg from the knee to the ankle and elevates the heel off bed. This support can be used in a supine or side lying position.
The Memory Foam Contoured Leg Support is a leg rest designed for use by individuals with circulatory or lower extremity disabilities or arthritis. This adjustable hypoallergenic, flame-retardant memory foam wedge elevates the user's legs and the contoured surface conforms to the leg shape. The foam rebounds to its original shape when not in use, eliminating sagging and settling. The support comes with a foam insert that allows the height of the support to be adjusted. The included washable cove
The Memory Lite Knee Cushion is a knee positioner designed for use by individuals with arthritis or back pain. This contoured foam pillow fits between the user's knees while sleeping on his/her side to provide proper support for the spine. This cushion is made of Memory Lite visco-elastic hypoallergenic, anti-bacterial foam.
Multi-Adjustable Hip Spica is an adapted chair designed for children 18 months up to young adult who use hip spica casts. The front section of the chair has a storage area and easily separates from the seat for access. The back also fully reclines to achieve a more comfortable position during the recovery period.?
Foot positioner with positive heel clearance. Plastic with sheep skin wrapping. Adjustable velcro straps. Weight 12 oz. Has rotator bar for controlling hip and leg rotation. Aids in healing of foot and leg ulcers. Prevents foot inversion/eversion. Sizes: adult, large, youth.
OptiFlex® 3 Knee CPM is designed to provide anatomical motion therapy to patients of all ages. The Continuous Passive motion, or CPM, is a therapy designed to assist with patient recovery after an injury or knee replacement surgery by moving the leg in a series of motions for an extended period of time. This movement prevents tissues and joints from becoming stiff and promotes healing by reducing recovery time. The OptiFlex® 3 Knee CPM provides patients with the ability to increase the flexion a
The Ortho Knee Wedge is a knee positioner and positioning wedge designed for use by individuals with lower back pain or lower extremity disabilities. Intended to provide comfortable knee elevation while lying in bed, this wedge promotes leg circulation and helps flatten lower spine to reduce lower back discomfort. The cushion comes with a washable zippered cover. SIZES: The wedge is available in heights of 8 and 10 inches. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 8 x 25 x 20 inches; or 10 x 30.5 x 20 inches. COLOR:
The 45 Degree Total Arm Elevator is an arm positioner designed to abduct the arm and maintain a 45 degree elevation to aid in edema prevention. This positioner can be used for postoperative mastectomy patients or as an abductor for burn patients. The device consists of a foam wedge with a contoured cavity to keep the arm securely in place. For situations where bed width is limited, the elevator is also available in a narrow version. A vinyl cover is available; contact manufacturer for pricing in
The Orthocare Anti-rotation Device ##2046 is a wedge shaped foot positioner that attaches to any Orthocare SPACEBOOT (see separate entry). The plate attaches to the footrest of the SPACEBOOT to allow controlled interior or exterior rotation of the hip and leg. Nylon thumb nuts lock the plate securely to the boot. NOTE: These plates are not sold independently; The Anti-rotation Device must be ordered when purchasing any style of SPACEBOOT.
The Orthocare Contour Clog Foot-drop Orthosis ##1114 is a foam foot positioner anDE d heel protector designed to help prevents foot drop, and is anatomically contouDE red to help prevent heel pressure. The positioner has a side vent opening that a DE llows cross ventilation with visual contact of the heel or decubitus ulcer. A PoDE lynap strap secures the orthosis to the foot.
The Orthocare Knee-Wedge/Leg Rest, ##2006, is a contoured leg positioner that elevates the legs and places the hips and knees in flexed position. The positioner is made of firm, flexible polyurethane foam, and is covered with a polyester slip -type material that is removable and washable. DIMENSIONS: 10 x 24 x 20 inches.
The Orthocare Leg Brace ##4045 is a leg positioner made of polyurethane foam. It has a contoured cavity to keep the leg in place, and may be used as a legrest pad for leg comfort when wearing a cast. The brace surrounds the leg on three sides with an open top, and extends from the ankle to the mid-thigh (of adults).
The Orthocare Rigid Foam Knee Spreader is a leg positioner and knee separator made of closed-cell foam that is flexible, yet firm enough to maintain abduction. The foam is easily cleaned by hand scrubbing with a mild detergent, but will not absorb liquid. Polynap straps with Velcro closures maintain the spreader in place. SIZES: Adult (##2045, abducts legs 5 inches) and Pediatric (##2048, abducts legs 3 inches).
The Orthocare Rigid Frame SPACEBOOT and Extended SPACEBOOT are foot positioners designed to aid in eliminating, and accelerating the healing of decubitus ulcers of the heel, preventing heel cord shortening (footdrop), preventing internal or external rotation of the hip and leg, accelerating rehabilitation, and helping to keep the knee in extension. The boot consists of a rigid frame and foam insert. The Rigid Frame model (##1027, $36.25) has 2 Polynap straps with Velcro fasteners to secure the s
The Orthocare SPACEBOOT is a device that acts as a drop-foot splint, heel protector, and/or foot positioner. This boot was designed to position the ankle in a neutral position, and to prevent foot drop and heel cord shortening, inversion and eversion of the foot, and internal or external rotation of the hip and leg. The standard assembled SPACEBOOT consists of a plastic boot-shaped frame, foam insert, and 3 Velcro or Polynap straps with adjustable foam pads for positive restraint and for securin
Ossur OAsys OTS Knee Brace for Osteoarthritis is a dual upright knee brace designed for both medial and lateral unloading of the knee joint to relieve the pain associated with osteoarthritis, valgus and varus angulation, rehabilitative weight unloading, and low to moderate impact support. The flexible, lightweight and heat moldable brace construction increases functional support for individuals with ligament instabilities, and can be easily customized to give the perfect fit. Ideal for low and m
The Ossur Unloader One Lateral OTS Osteoarthritis Knee Brace alleviates lateral knee pain caused by osteoarthritis (OA), Articular Cartilage Defect Repair, Meniscal Cartilage Repair, Avascular Necrosis, or Tibia Plateau Fracture. The brace unloads pressure on the knee through 3 leverage points, at the thigh, calf, and knee. The Dynamic Force Straps allows users to adjust the corrective force applied to the knee joint. Buckles mean that users can reliably achieve the desired fit every time they a
The Palm Cone with Finger Separators, model 5609, is a hand cone designed to prevent finger contractures for people who have had strokes or who have other upper extremity disabilities. This machine-washable cone-shaped device conforms to the hand's natural shape and its protrusions keep fingers separated. The terry cloth cover absorbs moisture and the attached elastic band secures the cone in the proper position. DIMENSIONS: 5 inches long.
The Palm Grips, models 6507 and 6508, are hand positioners designed to prevent finger contractures and skin breakdown on the palm for individuals who have had strokes or who have other upper extremity disabilities. These machine-washable pads permit free finger movement and have terrycloth covers to absorb moisture. An non-latex elastic band keeps the pad in place. SIZES: Small (model 6507) and large (6508). DIMENSIONS (LxW): 5 x 2.5 inches (6507) or 5 x 3 inches (6508).
The Peg, model ES-700, is an equipment peg made of solid wood with a plastic grip designed to stabilize one hand. The peg can be installed on desks, table tops, or walkers, and is removable when not in use. The peg has a threaded screw attachment that is placed through a hole in the surface and secured with a plastic threaded attachment from underneath. The Suction Peg, model ES-710, has the same design as the Peg but is mounted on a suction cup that adheres to surfaces; no holes are necessary.
The Penta Pillow is a body positioner designed for use by individuals with upper or lower extremity disabilities. This pillow has five sections, each filled with polyester and covered with cotton/polyester ticking, to form a trough to elevate and protect the arm, leg, or shoulder. This machine-washable pillow can also be used as a wedge to prevent rolling out of bed, to elevate bedding off the feet, or to provide abdominal support for pregnant women. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 20 x 8 inches. WEIGHT: 1.13
The Pillow Perfect Leg Spacer Pillow is a body positioner designed for use by individuals with lower back or lower extremity disabilities. This pillow is designed to relieve pressure and strain on the lower back, knees, and ankles. Made of non-combustible foam, this pillow fits between the legs without the need for straps as it conforms to body movements. DIMENSIONS (LxDxW): 10 x 6 x 8 inches. WEIGHT: 1 pound.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Abduction board to keep a child's legs from crossing while sitting on the floor. An A shaped abduction board made of plywood with sides 4 by 16 inches and a crosspiece 4 by 4 inches. The sides are drilled at one end and about 1/ 3 of the distance from the other end; the crosspiece drilled at both ends. The sides and crosspiece are then laced together. A strap to go around the child's waist to keep the board from slipping away can be added. SKILLS REQUI
The Posey Foot Elevator, model 6532 and 6533, is foot positioner to prevent the formation of decubitus ulcers. This foam circle fits around ankle to help raise heel and has a Velcro closure. Its machine washable cotton flannel liner helps protect skin and improve comfort. Accommodates limbs up to 12 inches in circumference. DIMENSIONS (W): 4 inches (model 6532); 6 inch (6533).
The Posey Foot-Guard, models 6410 and 6412, is a heel protector and foot positioner designed for use with individals at risk for footdrop and pressure ulcers on the heel. The unit fits the right or left foot and the large rigid plastic shell extends beyond toes and helps keep bedding off the toes while maintaining proper foot positioning. Both models feature a polyester pile fabric liner and two padded Velcro straps. Model 6412 also features an adjustable T bar at heel to maintain desired angle
Medium firm foam abductor wedge, double knit cover and lambswool covered velcro straps. 6 to 16 inches wide by 18 inches long by 4 inches thick. Optional covers in naugahyde or synthetic lambswool.
The Rear Entry and Lateral Hip Supports are positioning straps designed for use with standers. The Rear Entry buttock support entry is designed to provide ease of entry for the Vertical Upright Stander (see separate entry). The arm swings out of the way for entry and locks for positioning. The lock can be opened and closed with one hand. An optional abdominal support pad is available for additional support. The Lateral Hip Supports feature a ball and socket mechanism to allow the pads to rotate
The Abduction Pillows are leg positioners designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities or with lower extremity disabilities. Designed to provide hip abduction, the units are made of soft foam or vinyl-coated fosm with two straps. SIZES: Small and large. DIMENSIONS (LxW): Model A5131 is 13 x 14 inches x 6 inches thick. Model A5132 is 16 x 18 inches x 6 inches thick. Model 619701 is 6.5 x 13 inches thick. Model 619801 is 8 x 16 inches thick. COLOR: Blue.
The Rolyan Foot Drop Orthosis, model 6180, is a foot drop positioner designed for use by individuals at risk of footdrop, pressure sores or ulcers. The foam liner is contoured to help prevent heel pressure and fits right or left foot. Features include side opening for cross ventilation and flame retardant vinyl wipes. The device fastens securely with a Polysnap strap. The foam material can be washed with detergent. DIMENSION: The base is 15.75 inches wide.
The Rolyan Foot Drop Splint With Expanded Heels are foot positioner designed for use by individual with lower extremity disabilities or foot injuries. The splints provide 90 degrees of dorsiflexion at the ankle for persons with weak or injured ankles. They also includes an expanded heel section in order to reduce contact with the feet; this design also helps to prevent excessive pressure and friction on the heel area. DIMENSIONS: Determined by shoe size. A634-400 (Small) - fits women 5 to 7, men
The Rolyan Functional Foam Arm Elevator, models A1863 and A1864, are arm positioners designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. These anatomically correct foam supports combines a splint and an elevating support in one unit to help reduce edema. The hand is positioned in a resting position, with the wrist at 30 degrees and the metacarpal phalangeals (MCPs) at 60 degrees flexion and the interphalangeals slightly flexed. The forearm is positioned in mild suppination and the
The Rolyan Knee Elevator, model A38610, is a leg positioner designed to reduce pain in the lower back and legs for individuals with spinal, lower extremity, or circulatory disabilities. Constructed from high-density foam, this support provides positioning for relaxing the user's spine and improving circulation. A washable cotton/polyester case is included. OPTIONS: A replacement case is available. DIMENSIONS: 25.5 x 15 x 8 inches. COLOR: The case is white.
The Rolyan Preformed Foot Drop Splint, models A634-1 to 3, is a foot positioner designed to provide 90 degrees of dorsiflexion at the ankle for persons with weak or injured ankles. Made with prepadded Polycushion, this splint can be modified to user preference by using a heat gun or hot water. This product is not designed for ambulatory use. It also includes all the necessary strapping. DIMENSIONS: Fit is determined by shoe size. Model A634-1 (Small) - fits women 5 to 7, men 6 to 8; A634-2 (Medi
SaeboReach is designed to assist individuals to regain their ability to maximize arm and hand function following a neurological event such as a stroke. The custom fabricated above-elbow cuff, as well as the dynamic elbow extension system, allows patients to incorporate their elbow for functional reach during grasp and release activities. The SaeboReach orthosis, along with repetitive, task oriented activities, is a highly effective strategy for maximizing arm and hand recovery.
The Sammons Preston Elevating Arm Tray Kit is an arm trough and arm posiiitioner designed for use by wheelchair users who must keep one arm elevated. The tray straps to right or left standard or desk-length wheelchair arms with Velcro and includes a washable foam insert contoured to keep the users arm in the proper position. The unit can be cut to the desired length. OPTIONS: An extra pair of foam elevating inserts ($18.95). DIMENSIONS (LxW): 22 x 4.5 inches. COLOR: The foam is light beige.
The Schaeffer Abduction Pillow is a leg abduction positioner designed to maintain the legs in the desired position. The large foam wedge fits between legs and adjustable foam straps secure the wedge to the user's legs. The set also includes a pair of detachable cradle boots (see also separate entry) to protect and position feet. This device enables the user to be turned to 90 degrees to prevent sacral pressure sores. SIZES: Medium only. DIMENSIONS: 23 x 14 x 4 x 7 inches.
The Sheepskin Hand Posies with Spacer is a hand positioner designed for use with individuals with contractures. Washable Sheepskin Hand Posies keep the nails from damaging the palm and keep the fingers open. The washable sheepskin absorbs moisture for added comfort. This splint is held in place by an elastic strap. SIZES: One size.
The Sheepskin Hand Posie Without Spacer is a hand positioner designed for use by individuals with contractures. Washable Medical Sheepskin covers and protects the palm and absorbs moisture.It is held in place by an elastic strap. SIZES: One size.
Shoe Holders are foot positioners designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. Made of Haircell plastic with nylon straps with quick-release plastic buttons, these shoe-shaped positioners ensure proper positioning of the feet. The 30101 models have one-inch on center mounting holes. The 30102 models do not have mounting holes. SIZES: Both the 30101 and 30102 models are available in small, medium, and large. DIMENSIONS (WxL): The small holders are 4.3 x 6 inches. The medium holders are 4.
Silicone pad enhances your foot's natural footpad to relieve forefoot pressure.
The Single Handhold and the Double Handhold are hand positioners designed for use by individuals with physical, neurological, or balance disabilities. The Single Handhold is a vertical plastic dowel with a strong suction cup base that secures to any smooth, hard surface to stabilize the non-dominant hand during sitting tasks. The Double Handhold consists of a ribbed plastic dowel bent at a 45-degree angle in the center with a suction cup at either end to provide upper body assistance using both
The Sleep Knee Spacer Spine Reliever Cushion is a knee positioner designed for use by individuals with arthritis or back pain. This contoured foam pillow fits between the user's knees while sleeping on his/her side to provide proper support for the spine. Front and rear bumpers prevent rolling on the stomach. DIMENSIONS: 6 x 8 x 10 inches.
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted system to raise and lower legs at night for an individual with muscular dystrophy. The man with muscular dystrophy began using a ventilator at night and had to start sleeping on his back. He developed severe pain in his knees after three hours of sleeping in this position due to pressure that built up on his kneecaps. The individual was unable to change positions in the night without assistance, and since he lived independe
The Small Ness L300 Foot Drop system is a functional electrical stimulation (FES) system designed for use by children affected by foot drop as a result of upper motor neuron injuries, mobility can be a daily struggle and result in difficulty in enjoying many childhood activities.
The SmartFlexx Stretching Device is designed for individuals who experience foot pain, and heel discomfort due to plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendonitis, ankle strain, arch pain, or other chronic conditions. The SmartFlexx holds the foot in a neutral position for proper stretching of the plantar fascia, Achilles tendon and calf.
SOFT WRAP is an arm positioner designed for use with children with brain injury, cerebral palsy, or other upper extremity disabilities where rehabilitation of an affected arm is required. This soft wrap is intended for use during therapy to restrain the stronger arm, causing the child to use the arm being rehabilitated. This soft, comfortable wrap fits around the entire torso and features a pocket which holds the entire arm; a wide Velcro strip secures the wrap and permits adjustability.
The Sol Step Heel Cushion is a gel pad support that is designed for those suffering from heel and pain spurs, bursitis or plantar fasciitis. The cushion absorbs shock and can provide cold therapy to aid in reducing foot soreness.
The Span+Aids Abduction Pillow is a leg abduction positioner designed to keep the user's legs in the desired position while seated or lying down. This large foam wedge fits between legs and the standard model has wide foam straps for securing legs to wedge; the economy model has adjustable Velfoam straps. These pillows allow the user to be turned 90 degrees to prevent sacral pressure sores. SIZES: Small, medium, or large. DIMENSIONS: The small wedge is 18 x 12 x 4 x 7 inches; the medium wedge is
The Abduction Pillow with Comfort Band is a leg abduction positioner designed to maintain the legs in the desired position while seated or lying down. The large foam wedge fits between legs and adjustable Velfoam straps secure the wedge to the user's legs. A wide cotton Comfort Band provides additional security. SIZES: Small, medium, or large. DIMENSIONS: The small is 18 x 12 x 4 x 7 inches; the medium is 23 x 14 x 4 x 7 inches; and the large is 25 x 16 x 6 x 7 inches.
The Abduction Pillow with Comfort Band & Ulnar Nerve Protectors is a set of one leg abduction positioner designed to maintain the legs in the desired position and a pair of elbow protectors. The large foam wedge fits between legs and adjustable Velfoam straps secure the wedge to the user's legs. A wide cotton Comfort Band provides additional security. The set also includes a pair of Ulnar Nerve Protector (see also separate entry) and an extra Comfort Band. This device enables the user to be
The Abduction Pillow with Contour is a leg abduction positioner designed to maintain the legs in the desired position while seated or lying down. The large foam wedge fits between legs and features contoured leg channels. Adjustable Velfoam straps secure the wedge to the user's legs. SIZES: Small, medium, or large. DIMENSIONS: The small is 18 x 12 x 4 x 7 inches; the medium is 23 x 14 x 4 x 7 inches; and the large is 25 x 16 x 6 x 7 inches.
The Abduction Pillow with Contour & Comfort Band is a leg abduction positioner designed to maintain the legs in the desired position while seated or lying down. The large foam wedge fits between legs and features contoured lag channels. Adjustable Velfoam straps secure the wedge to the user's legs. A wide cotton Comfort Band provides additional security. DIMENSIONS: 27 x 17 x 4 x 6 inches, 23 x 14 x 4 x 7 inches, or 20 x 19 x 7 x 7 inches.
The Wheelchair Abduction Pillow is leg abduction positioner designed to maintain the legs in the desired position while the user is in a wheelchair. The foam wedge fits between legs and features contoured leg channels. Adjustable Velfoam straps secure the wedge to the user's legs. DIMENSIONS: 8 x 6 x 12 x 7 inches.
Sta-On-Pads are adjustable foam positioning cushions for the legs, knees, ankles, arms, chest and back. The adjustable fire retardant foam pad with a washable cotton cover is attached to wide strap by a velcro patch. The strap is positioned around needed area and fastened with a Velcro closure. SIZES: One size fits all. DIMENSIONS: Pad-101, large for legs is 12 x 6 x 2 inches. Pad-102, small for arm/ankle is 8 x 4.5 x 2 inches. Pad-104, large for chest/back is 12 x 6 x 2 inches.
The Total Knee Leg Elevator is a leg positioner designed to elevate the leg in a flexed position during and after knee replacement surgery. This foam positioner features an elevated leg shelf with raised sides to keep the leg in the appropriate position.
Hand grip guards against injury to palm of hands. Fastens easily to hands with elastic straps. Soft 3/4 inch pile is absorbent, nonflamable, non allergic, nontoxic, machine washable and dryable.
The Upper Limb Positioner is an arm positioner designed to support the upper arm. The foam positioner features a sloped groove for stability and comfort.
Varyflex is a pediatric stander designed for children with limited mobility due to cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy and neurological disorders. It comes with a chest and hip straps for positing. The Varyflex standing frame is positioned on moveable platform with wheels.
The Welwalk WW-1000 System is designed to aid in the rehabilitation of individuals with lower limb paralysis as a result of stroke and other causes. The device comes with a range of rehabilitation support functions based on motor learning theory, including the ability to adjust the difficulty level to suit the patient, and to provide feedback about the patient's gait characteristics. The robot's construction and functions, such as easy fitting and central touch panel operation, ensure the ease o
Wentworth is a vertical stander designed for users from 18 months to early teens who require low to moderate levels of support while weight bearing. The Wentworth’s design allows it to be used as a hip stander suitable for targeting therapy for the development of specific areas such as trunk and shoulder girdle stability and head control. SIZES: 1 and 2. DIMENSIONS: Size 1: Thoracic support [top] to foot plate height 27.5-39.5", Pelvic Support [top] to foot plate height 15.75-31.5", Knee suppor
The Wheelchair Leg Strap is designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. Intended to keep user's legs from coming in contact with the chair's front casters, the strap is made of soft hook-and-loop material. The wide strap wraps around the leg rest in an upright position and can be trimmed to fit. DIMENSIONS: The strap fits 16 wheelchairs that are 18, and 20, and 20 inches wide and 9 inches high.
The Whirl is a prone stander designed to provide symmetry and enable children from 1 year to young adult to gradually develop and maintain their ability to weight bear through their legs and feet while standing. The Whirl is a modular design that enables the changing of any of the chest, pelvic, knee or footrest components without changing the main frame. The Whirl comes complete with anterior and pelvic supports, knee cups, cocoon sandals, activity tray, bowl and cover as standard. POWER: Avail
The WonderGel Sof-Pillow, model WG-SP, is a cervical or positioning pillow designed for use by individuals who need positioning or neck support. The pillow has a flat bottom and rounded top. Its shape provides lumbar, leg, and neck support, and its plush, washable cover stays cool on skin. The unit is made of WonderGel, which consists of hollow columns of a gel called Gelastic, a solid rubber-like material. The columns form a pattern similar to a honeycomb, which redistributes and equalizes pres