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.
EZ Lite Cruiser ® Deluxe Wide WX12 --CUSTOM Experience the Next Generation of Lightweight and Fold-able Mobility Aids -- A beautifully designed and extremely well crafted frame for comfortable riding supporting users up to 330 pounds. We took our regular Deluxe Model and widened the distance between the arm rests over 2 inches, which provides added comfort for heavier users. The WX12 Model is equipped with 7.5" Front Wheels and 12" Rear Wheels. It has the Quickest & Easiest Folding and Unfolding action ever. It literally will unfold in one second. The Back Support Reclines in 5 positions, for maximum comfort. The motors have a patented Quick Release feature to split the chair into 3 pieces, with the frame weighing approx. 37 lbs and the motors (2) with wheels each weighing approx. 13 lbs. This makes the EZ Lite Cruiser the Lightest and Most Portable Foldable Mobility Aid ever.
Leg Lasso are great for people that worry about developing bedsores and can give people with impaired use of their hands the chance to be more independent. LegLasso are lightweight and durable, allowing users to reposition their legs when they spasm or become uncomfortable. LegLasso can be used with ease while lying down, eliminating the need to sit up or thrash around in order to roll over.
This SINGLE 11" x 9" GEL footboard cover with wood base is designed to bolt on and fit most manufacturer's regular size footboards found on many power chairs. This GEL footboard cover fits center mount and under both feet. It can also be used on some scooters.
Pair of GEL Wheelchair leg wraps to fit 70 Degree swingaway foot rests EXCEPT PDG; 2 1/2" x 9 1/2" ; Velcro closure. Designed for the ultimate in COMFORT and PROTECTION and can AID in HEALING existing sores and/or abrasions. LPW
The Comfort Company Calf Protector provides calf support, preventing feet from dragging. Easy attachment and removal for transfers. It has thickness of 0.75 inches. Comes standard with Comfort-Tek fabric that is selected for its anti-microbial properties & as an easily cleaned surface.
FlexSure Feet is Therafin's new adaptable foot holder for individuals with foot positioning challenges. The FlexSure Feet are designed to allow dynamic foot movement while holding the foot secure. The adjustable hook and loop closure makes foot placement quick and easy . . . with or without shoes.