Standard accessories include drink holder, seat backrest, personal bag.
The UPWalker addresses the deficiencies of conventional walkers, including fall risk, slouching, and lack of user confidence and comfort.
Unlike walkers that force you to hunch over putting painful pressure on your wrists and back, the UPWalker is designed to support you in a secure upright position giving you better posture so you have more confidence and less pain.
Laboratory research study revealed UpWalker upright technology outperforms rollators and walkers
Improved gait efficiency was observed.
Users experienced lower oxygen consumption and physical exertion.
Reduced erector spinae lumbar muscle activation.
Reduced anterior-posterior trunk sway.
Participants offloaded 39% to 46% of body weight through elbow support armrest while ambulating.
The UpWalker product led to upright body posture, offloaded portions of body weight from the lower extremity and improved gait efficiency during ambulation in comparison to rollators and other devices.
In comparison to standard rollators and walker devices, the UPWalker provides functional benefits which can be applied to treating clinical conditions including: