Cushioned back and side panels help control foot drop and prevents feet from slipping off the foot rest. Fits both 16" and 18" wheelchairs and attaches to footrest with buckle closures. Optional Contracture Accommodation Kit includes: two 1" pads, one 2" pad, and one 3" pad. 8"H x 15"D. Latex free.
When the wheelchair leg rests are removed, the brackets create a sharp edged “hook” that is notorious for generating skin tears. Sharp metal and fragile skin do not mix well. The proper way to protect the legs from wheelchair leg rest brackets is by bolstering them with a covered, staph-checked, hypo-allergenic, moisture-proof, soft polyurethane foam, such as JDM’s Wheelchair Leg Bolsters.
The Elevating Leg Rests with Padded Calf is an attachable accessory to any Invacare manual wheelchair such as the ProBasics Value K1 Wheelchair. The elevating leg rest offers the ability for the wheelchair user to rest their legs at a more comfortable level. By elevating the legs, it also aids in relieving symptoms such as varicose veins and swelling in the legs, by simply elevating your legs you help treat or slow down the occurrence of these symptoms. While many wheelchairs offer a standard foot-rest, there will be a time where the user will need or feel the need to prop up their legs for comfortability and since not all wheelchairs come with an extra pair, make sure you are ready and set for it.
The MovEase Underpad can also be placed on a wheelchair, armchair or sofa. Four nylon handles, two on each side of the underpad, assist the caregiver in turning, boosting and repositioning. The handles are recessed to reduce the possibility of entrapment.
Calf legrest mounts to most wheelchairs with adjustable belts to protect legs against contact with metal wheelchair parts. Side panels control lateral movement of legs. Foam-padded back and sides are removable to allow adjustability for the individual.
When wheelchair leg rests are removed, the brackets create a sharp edged “hook” that is notorious for generating skin tears. Arms can be at risk for skin tears too, especially if the skin is fragile. Our skin tear prevention kit comes with the following: 2 WHEELCHAIR LEG BOLSTERS - 4" D X 6" LONG 2 WHEELCHAIR ARM BOLSTERS - 4" D X 10" LONG The proper way to protect sensitive legs and arms from skin tears is by bolstering them with a covered, staph-checked, hypo-allergenic, moisture-proof, soft polyurethane foam, such as JDM’s Wheelchair Bolsters.