The Arches Orthotics Type 1 – Pronation Control is designed for users with plantar fasciitis, individuals with a weak arch, or for adults who need added support when standing or walking. The Orthotics Type 1 posts a corrective wedge from end to end and brings the foot to neutral, providing a stable foundation for your body and better use of tendons and muscle for a stronger off-step. In addition, this immediately takes pressure off of the ankles and knees, which can ultimately affect alignment i
At Ease Adjustable Foot Support, model FS18AJ, is a foot support designed to promote proper posture, reduce fatigue and back strain and relieve stress on the legs, back and neck. The tilting support platform allows the user to vary the leg position and aids in circulation in the legs and feet. This foot support adjusts in height and angle and is ideal for workstations with multiple users. The platform is made of molded and texturized plastic and the frame is made of durable chrome tube. The supp
The At Ease Standard Foot Support and High Foot Support, models F300 and F600, are foot supports ergonimcally designed to support proper posture, reduce fatigue and back strain and relieve stress on legs, back and neck. The tilting support platforms allow the user to vary leg positions and aids in circulation in legs and feet. Both models have a durable wooden platform laminated with a non-skid vinyl surface; a lightweight chrome frame; and rubber feet to hold it in place. DIMENSIONS: Models F30
Band It is an ankle strap designed for use by individuals with lower extremity and neurological disabilities who use wheelchairs. This positioning device is designed to be secured around the ankle, with the body of the device extending over the top of the userÆs shoe and orthosis. The device has a dynamic component that allows some movement at the ankle to prevent joint stiffening and full body tonal reaction, and reduce buttock shear. The device has a side-squeeze closure that can withstand 250
Complete Feet is a foot support designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. This foam-padded unit covers the footplates, extends to the calf, and attaches to the chair with heavy-duty straps to help protect and control flaccid feet. The contoured leg troughs have foam in two densities to protect the ankles, reduce abrasions, and allign the legs. Rear cutouts reduce skin breakdown on the heels. DIMENSIONS (HxW): Available for 12 x 16,18,20, and 8 x 16,18,20 inch wheelchairs.
The Complete Feet Single Foot is a foot support designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. This foam-padded unit covers the footplates, extends to the calf, and clamps to the footplate to help protect and control a flaccid foot. The other foot remains free for foot propulsion of the wheelchair. The contoured leg trough has foam in two densities to protect the ankle, reduce abrasions, and align the leg. A rear cutout reduces skin breakdown on the heel. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 8-10 x 10 x 7.
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted footstool for an adult with cerebral palsy. This individual worked as a disability advocate and often spends most of her eight-hour work day at her desk. She had difficulty with her feet resting on the floor while sitting and would experience swelling and muscle spasms, particularly when she was tired. Commercially available footstools were ill suited. The custom adapted stool was created using lightweight plywood to constr
The Dr. Jill's Callus Cushions is designed for users with calluses, metatarsal head pain, neuroma and metatarsalgia. The center hole surrounds sore callus and reduces pain by transferring pressure from callus to the cushion. Use the smaller bonus pad on any tender spot where shoes may rub.? The self-stick cushions features soft gel cushions calluses and reduces discomfort while walking or standing . They are washable and re-usable.
The EasyRiser, model PL24AJ, is a foot support designed to prevent pain in the back shoulders or arms for individuals whose workstation is standing at a tall counter. There is an anti-fatigue mat that provides cushioned comfort for the feet and legs and the sturdy steel frame and legs are built for durability. The platform adjusts to put the user at the right height to reduce fatigue and back strain, and the rubber feet hold the platform in position. The foot support is large enough to move arou
Fellowes® Compact Foot Rocker is foot support designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities, lower back pain or poor circulation. This ergonomic foot rests' rocking motions helps to improve circulation and reduce fatigue. The compact design suits areas with restricted work space. Flip product over to adjust height - range is 2-3/4" to 4”.
The Foot Board, model S-61, is a foot support designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. This foam-padded unit fastens to one footplate and rests freely on the other to bridge the gap between them and create a one-piece foot support. The support flips up for transfers.
The Foot Machine is a foot support designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities, lower back pain, or poor circulation. This ergonomic foot machine actss as a footrest to provide support for the legs and relieve pressure on the lower back. Features include ball bearing rollers that encourages rocking of the feet in the same way a rocking chair encourages motion, nylon wheels, a non-skid surface, and a powder-coated steel frame with rubber rests. The non-skid surface allows the foot
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Boxes to attach to standard wheelchair footplates to maintain position of feet. Design for making wooden boxes to maintain child's feet on wheelchair footplates. Includes materials list and diagrams. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D. TITLE: Easy to Make Aids for Your Handicapped Child REF: Book: Human Horizons Series, p 126. Also available from Prentice- Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ. NARIC CALL NUMBER: R1798. 1981.
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with a fused knee to have leg support in a wheelchair without creating pressure beyond the ankle. This device replicates a home footstool with the length reduced so only the ankle comes in contact with it. The unit attaches to the existing front rigging of the wheelchair and can be removed when not in use. TITLE: Wheeling Easy. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Vol. 12 no. 1, Autumn 2001: p. 16. PAGES (including cover): 2 2001.
The Footrest Receptacle and Pads is a foot support made of a vacuum formed plastic shell covered with molded foam, and mounts to a standard wheelchair footrest or Otto Bock Fullcare Orthotic Seating or MOSS II systems. Each footrest receptacle ($83.75) and pad ($50.25) is ordered separately. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): Large is 13 x 10 x 6 inches; Medium is 10 x 10 x 5 inches (outside dimensions). COLOR: Black and grey.
The FR100 Ergonomic Foot Rocker is designed for individuals who need foot movement while seated. The foot rocker encourages gentle movement. This foot machine stimulates lower leg muscles and increases blood circulation by raising the feet and relieving pressure on the lower back. The FM100 Foot Rocker offers a stable yet dynamically adjustable foot support. Its non-skid surface ensures that feet will stay right where the user wants them – on the footrest – to relieve discomfort.
The FR300 Ergonomic Foot Rocker is designed for individuals who need foot movement when seated. The Foot Rockers raises user's feet to relieve pressure on the lower back when sitting.The FR300 and FR300B Foot Rockers, with their ball bearing rollers, encourage users to move more by rocking their feet. This rocking motion uses the lower leg muscles to increase healthful circulation. The FR300B offers built-in massage balls to rejuvenate tired feet. In addition, both Foot Rockers offer three-inch
The Gel Callus Cushions are designed to bring relief to individuals with foot calluses and metatarsalgia. The polymer cushioned adhesive patch, will stick to the bottom of the user’s foot, covering the callous or the tender area. Reusable—users rinse (cold water) and let it air dry. Two cushions per box.
The Therion Ener-Flex Magnetic Insoles are designed for those individuals with lower back pain, lower leg fatigue, knee pain, or muscle cramping to relieve mild to moderate foot pain and to allow those persons to stay on their feet longer throughout the day. Durable. Ener-Flex Magnetic Insoles feature three layers of shock-absorbing foams which provides comfort. Covers the bottom of the entire foot. Include magnets that offer a deep penetrating bio-north field that dilates the capillaries to imp
This Metatarsal cushion is meant to cushion the balls of the feet and relieve pressure in the middle foot. The stretchy polymer gel pads relieve pressure in the middle foot area. They come in a pair or a left and right set. Can be slipped over second toe so it will stay in place. Corrected foot support promotes better posture.
This Metatarsal Sleeve is designed for those individuals with metatarsalgia who experience pain in the metatarsal region of the foot and for those individuals who could use relief from Morton’s neuroma, callouses and other disabilities that affect the forefoot. Soft elastic sleeve stretches to conform to your foot. Under the sleeve is a gel pad that eases pain. Top loop holds gel pad in place. Gel pad if made of Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE) gel. Remove product 3-4 hours daily to let breathe. Ha
The Monarch Mat is an ergonomic mat designed to provide long-lasting comfort and support for individuals while they stand or sit at their workstations.The mat disperses pressure and increases circulation throughout the lower body. The mat is designed to seamlessly adapt to sitting and standing positions. Its butterfly design and outer grooves easily allow the chair base to move in and out of the workstation without having to be mounted onto the mat. The mat’s high thermal capacity and temperatur
The One Piece Econo Footrest Extender is an economical device that attaches to a wheelchair footrest for prevention of foot drop and feet from slipping behind the footrest. The raised footrest improves posture and allows for proper seating alignment. The cushioned back protects lower leg against contact with the wheelchair, and the device secures easily with quick-release straps.
The Plantar Fasciitis Hot/Cold Therapy Roller is a therapeutic hot/cold roller that massages and stretches the arch of the foot to reduce the pain of plantar fasciitis. This product has an hourglass shape, three convex surfaces that provide a firm grip, and a stable base to loosen the plantar fascia tissue. The device can be used at room temperature. The roller also can be warmed in water or chilled in the freezer. Clean its antimicrobial surface with soap and water.
Plantar Fasciitis Insoles are orthotic insoles designed for individuals with plantar fasciitis or persons with a weak arch or for adult men and women who just need added support when standing or walking. The insoles use a 4 degree rear wedge which encourages a neutral foot position, preventing excessive pronation. Provides shock absorption. Can trim to ideal height.
CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To enable an individual with multiple sclerosis and severe footdrop to use a wheelchair without assistance. The woman is unable to lift her feet up to conventional footrests. A pair of powered footrests were designed and fabricated using automobile power window motors and switches. The footrests detach when not needed and
can be mounted on the wheelchair while the user is seated in it. Both footrests lower to ground level, enabling the user to slide her feet on or off.
The R500 Ergonomic Foot Rocker is designed for users who will benefit from moving their feet when seated. This foot rocker provides relief from prolonged sitting by encouraging a gentle rocking of the feet. By engaging lower leg muscles, it increases healthful circulation while also raising the feet to relieve pressure on the lower back.
The Wheelchair Foot Support, model A7481, is a foot support designed for use by people with weak, flaccid or hypertonic lower extremities who use wheelchairs. It positions the foot in proper anatomical alignment to assist in the prevention of ankle contractures. The foot portion effectively eliminates the need to continually reposition the foot and prevents feet from slipping off the wheelchair footrest. Made of rigid plastic, the support is covered to help prevent forward slippage and attaches
Molded plastic shoe holder in 4 sizes, 2 1/2 to 5 3/4 inches wide by 5 1/2 to 11 inches long. 1-inch nylon adjustable velcro straps at instep and toe. Hardware for bolting to footplate included. Replacement straps, pads for straps, and brackets for Motion Designs chairs available.
Molded ABS plastic shoe holder with padded ankle strap and forefoot strap. Attach to footplate with screws. Also available in extra heavy duty model. Sizes: Small 4 1/2 inches long by 3 inches wide, Medium 6 inches long by 4 inches wide, Large 8 inches long by 4 1/2 inches wide, and X-Large 9 1/2 inches long by 5 inches wide.
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.
The Silipos Slim Gel-Fit Metatarsal Pad is an elastic metatarsal sleeve with gel pad that eases pain under the ball of the foot caused by metatarsalgia, calluses, rheumatism, neuromas or long hours on the feet. The triblock polymer gel pad is infused with medical grade mineral oil that moisturizes and softens the skin while cushioning and padding the ball of the foot. Thin and compact, it is suitable for everyday use and can be used with most dress, casual, or athletic shoes with or without hosi
The TarsalRest Adjustable Foot Support, model FR19AJ, are foot supports ergonimcally designed to support proper posture, reduce fatigue and back strain and relieve stress on legs, back and neck. The tilting support platforms allow the user to vary leg positions and aids in circulation in legs and feet. The extra height with this support is ideal for any one who works on a stool or high chair. The adjustability makes it versatile for different environments or tasks. The non-skid platform is rubbe
The TarsalRest Foot Support, models FR19 and FR19X, are a foot supports designed to promote proper posture, reduce fatigue and back strain, and relieve stress on the legs, back and neck. They are ideal for providing circulation in the legs and feet. These foot supports feature a chrome frame that is durable and lightweight, a non-skid platform surface that won't damage shoes, and a tiliting support platform that allows users to vary their leg position. DIMENSIONS: Two models available in 3 or 6
DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To keep a wheelchair user's feet off the floor after footrests have been removed to avoid striking door jams and walls. Obtain about 42 inches of strong nylon strap (similar to that found on luggage) and wood dowelling that will fit into the hollow part of the wheelchair footrest fastener. Cut the dowel to fit each opening. Attach the strap with a screw to the top of each dowel. MATERIALS: 42 inches of nylon strapping, wood screws, and wooden dowel. TOOLS: Saw a