The Arm Tray Lateral Stabilizer is a combination lateral trunk support and arm trough designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. This foam-padded stabilizer fits wheechairs with full-length arms and reduces lateral leaning while providing improved arm positioning. Model 706140 has a washable polyester cover, model 706141 has a washable synthetic sheepskin cover, and model 706142 has a spray-and-wipe clean nylon cover.
The Arm Tray with Arm Tray Pillow is an arm trough designed to provide arm support for people with upper extremity disabilities who also use wheelchairs. This tray features a comfortable, polyester fiber filled pillow containing extra filling underneath the hand for elevation to help reduce edema. The forarm portion of the pillow cups the arm, padding the sides and base of the tray. It includes all straps to securely position the pillow in the tray and the arm on the pillow. The pillow is machin
The Arm Tray with Straps, model A7461, is a plastic arm trough designed to provide arm support for people with upper extremity disabilities who also use wheelchairs. The tray is equipped with three Velcro straps to secure the device to the wheelchair and Kushionflex pad to buffer any potential area of irritation. The tray can be secured on chairs with standard arms using three straps and on chairs with desk-length arms secured by only two straps. DIMENSIONS: The straps are one inch wide and the
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Provides support, elevation, or both for the forearm and hand of an individual setting in a wheelchair. Directions and materials given for 2 sizes of arm tray. diagram. similar to commercially available product. Attaches to wheelchair armrest. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking, plastics. AUTHOR: Fahland, B. TITLE: Wheelchair Selection: More Than Choosing a Chair With Wheels. REF:Book: Sister Kenny Institute, Minneapolis, MN; p 47- 48. 1976.
Arm trough has molded plastic shell with energy absorbing foam pad covered with molded naugahyde skin. Provides full support from elbow to hand. Overall length is 18 1/2 inches; bed length is 15 1/2 inches, depth, 1 1/4 inches; elbow stop is 3 1/2 inches long and 2 1/2 inches high; inside width is 4 inches, flares at front to 6 1/2 inches.
The Arm Trough, model 09-2000, is an arm trough designed to support and position the arm for use with seating systems and wheelchairs by individuals with mobility and neuromuscular disabilities. For use with on the left and right arm, the Arm Trough is made of .25-inch Kydex with 1-inch nylon webbing straps with faux sheepskin covers. Hook and loop straps or buckle closure are standard. SIZES: Small/pediatric, medium/adolescent and large/adult. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 12 x 4.5 (small); 17 x 5 (medium)
The Arm Trough, model 09-4000, is an arm trough designed to support and position the arm for use with seating systems and wheelchairs by individuals with mobility and neuromuscular disabilities. The trough is designed with a curved shape to help protect and keep the forearm in place and features a soft durable Lycra neoprene liner to help reduce skin irritation. Other features include an elbow block to keep the arm stationary in a tilted or reclined position, and a padded wrist strap with Velcro
The Armrest Cushions, models 436A4 and 436A4 series ($63 to $21), and the Channel Armrest, models 436A2 and 436A3 ($35 to $32), consist of steel reinforced armrests, injection molded with self skinning foam. Straight armrests, and desk or full length sizes are molded to cradle the arm for support. The Channel interchangeable armrest is molded to cradle the elbow and arm with several different hand pads available. The Cushions can be mounted directly to standard wheelchair arms or used with the 4
The Armrest Inhibition Cradle is an ABS plastic contoured arm trough with velcro-in vinyl pad. The trough has forearm and upper arm sections. The adjustable mounting hardware clamps to standard 7/8 inch tubing armrests.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Modification of a wheelchair armrest to provide a surface for positioning or exercising a paralyzed or partially paralyzed arm. Describes an armrest made of wood padded with foam-backed carpet, which is attached to the arm of a wheelchair with a hose clamp, and which has a Velcro safety strap to hold the arm in place. Includes instructions, diagram and photographs. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. Assembly. AUTHOR: Pifer, R G TITLE: Armrest Modification f
The Armtrough Alternative is an add-on armrest designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, severe physical, or neurological disabilities who use wheelchairs. This armrest cradles the arm in a range of positions and is padded for comfort. This adjustable unit is built with lateral for trunk support and to block elbow medially and includes an elbow stop to keep the elbow secure. The unit also comes with a hand block for hand and finger positioning.
The Channel Armrest Fixture, model 436F1, is a pivoting, elevating armrest designed to be attached to the arm of a wheelchair with a fitted clamp. The swivel configuration allows the armrest to turn on its horizontal and vertical axis for more comfortable positioning. It can also be used to mount and position hand control units for powered wheelchairs.
The ComfortArm Armrest is an arm trough designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury, neurological disabilities, and other mobility disabilities and upper extremity disabilities. Appropriate for individuals with elbow contractures, this unit features a deep arm well, full articulation, and solid mounting. Available for the right or left arm in standard or elevating models, the standard unit allows the arm trough to be elevated and articulated with a quick release lever, while the swin
The Cozy Cushion is a combination foam seat and back cushion with attached armrest pads designed for use with wheelchairs. This one-piece unit is covered in soft brushed poly and padded with high-density foam and prevents skin contact with a wheelchair's vinyl upholstery and metal parts. Covering the seat, back, and armrests, the Cozy Cushion permits use of seatbelts and positioning belts. SIZES: Model 703005 fits 16-inch wide chairs and 703006 fits 18-inch chairs.
The Deluxe Lateral Arm Support, model 6320, is a trunk support designed for use by wheelchair users who lean laterally. This padded trough has an ambidextrous design, enabling it to fit either wheelchair armrest. The contoured trough supports the arm and encourages arm use and rehabilitation. Optional self-releasing straps may be used to stabilize arm position. This support has a soft, water-repellent, wipe-clean vinyl cover.
The Desk-Length Armrest (model AR20) and Full-Length Armrest (AR24) are single post armrests that come with mounting hardware and are designed for use on seating systems. They can be attached to aluminum pans to be non-removeable, removeable with fixed height, or height- adjustable with fixed lower limit. Desk-Length Armrests are 9 inches long and Full-Length are 14 inches long.
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted elbow support for a wheelchair user with hemiparesis following stroke. Following a stroke this individual experienced muscle weakness in her left arm which also affected her sitting balance. When sitting in her Sunrise Breezy wheelchair, her left arm would slip off the narrow armrest and she would fall sideways. Working with her occupational therapist, a commercial project was tried as a solution but proved to wide for th
The Elevated-Arm Lateral Support is a combination lateral trunk support and elevating armrest designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs or geri chairs. This support, which comes with a launderable synthetic sheepskin cover, helps reduce leaning to one side while permitting the arm to be elevated to control edema. Model 706020 is a right-handed model and model 706021 is a left-handed model. DIMENSIONS: Both models are 12.75 inches high at the lowest point.
The Extended Width Armrest, model 77382, is an add-on armrest designed for with lower extremity, mobility or severe physical disabilities, spinal cord injury and others who use wheelchairs, especially those who spend extended periods of time in wheelchairs. Intended to provide a wider resting surface without increasing armrest height, this armrest accommodates individuals with upper extremity edema, flaccidity, or increased tone by decreasing the risk of slippage and damage to the arm and should
The Fixed Arm Troughs are designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs and have upper extremity disabilities. Available for the right or left arm, these troughs are made of heavy-duty plastic and are equipped with brackets that slide over the existing armpads. Models 31339R and 31339L are padded with Ensolite and models 32339R and 32339L are padded with imitation lambskin. COLOR: The troughs and the Ensolite padding are black. The imitation lambskin padding is natural.
The Flat Top Lateral Roll Armrest is an add-on armrest designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. This armrest fits over the existing armrest and the wide foam top provides comfort for the arm while discouraging lateral leaning. The design prevents spinning of the support around the armrest and prevents shoulder elevation. A low-profile model fits hemi wheelchairs and those that have less than three inches of clearance between the top of the finger guard and the bottom of the armrest.
The Fleece Arm Rest Pads or Fleece Wheelchair Arm Rest Pads are designed for use on wheelchairs, office chairs, or walkers. These pads can be taken on and off with the sewn in Velcro brand closure strips. DIMENSIONS: 12 x 11 inches. COLOR: Dark green, brown, gray, black, red, blue, fuchsia, white, or purple.
The Fleece Wheelchair Armrest Covers are wheelchair armrest pads designed to prevent skin irritation. These padded fleece covers attach with Velcro. DIMENSIONS: These pads are available in 10 inches long or 14 inches long. COLOR: Natural.
The Fleece Wheelchair Armrest Pouches are wheelchair armrest pads and side pouches designed for use by individuals with mobility or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury and others who use wheelchairs. The pouches are made of washable denim and feature fleece armrest covers that provide comfort and protection to elbows and wrists. The armrest pouches can be mounted over wheelchair arms with Velcro fasteners. Each pouch features a convenient storage compartment for carrying books, ma
The Flip-Up Armrest is an elevating armrest designed to be attached to 7/8 inch tubing back uprights or to a back insert. The armrests have adjustability in height and angle and swing up for transfers. The armrests do not include pads.
The Gel Ovations Arm Pads are wheelchair armrest pads designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury and others who use wheelchairs. These pads are designed to provide comfort and protection to elbows and wrists, help prevent pressure sores or ulcers, and aid in healing of existing sores or abrasions. These pads come in a variety of sizes and have T-nut spacing to allow installation on most armrests without the need for modifications. DIMENSI
The Lap Pal with Nylex Cover is a lapboard designed for use as a wandering patient system for wheelchair users with Alzheimer's disease or cognitive disabilties. This safety cushion fits snugly across the user's lap and securely against the wheelchair's arms, helping to keep the user from sliding down or getting out of the chair unassisted. The cushion is made of durable, lightweight polyurethane foam covered with Nylex fabric, and provides a resting place for user's arms. The cushion is flame-r
Maxidy Arm Rest Pads, desk length and full length, are designed for use with all wheelchairs. Both arm rests are constructed of long-lasting, durable urethane foam. Maxidy arm cusions offer a universal fit on all wheelchair models and are guaranteed to be rip-free, soft and comfortable. They are easily installed on wheelchair arms and all necessary hardware is included.
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adaptation to protect various parts of an electronic wheelchair for a child with right hemiplegia, vision impairment, and developmental delay. There were a number of fittings on the chair that needed attention and had been damaged by the child. The first issue was the control panel for the joystick, which had a thin film cover over the membrane touch buttons that set the direction and mode. The buttons didn’t work unless they were
The MYDESC Arm is an add-on armrest wheelchair accessory designed to enhance the versatility of the MYDESC Custom Desktops (see separate entries) or to be used alone. This accessory allows the MYDESC units to be mounted on the side of armchairs and wheelchairs. This steel arm is padded with foam and available in two configurations: Standard and Removable. The MYDESC Standard Arm (model 347-S501) is designed to be a fixed accessory and attaches directly to wheelchairs and other furniture using st
The NE-AT Quick Release Mini Trap Assembly is a a wheelchair mounting bracket that can support an armrest, a drink holder, a tray, or a laptop computer mount. This small, strong quick-release bracket comes in two versions, angle adjustable or not angle adjustable, and it has optional locking pins. DIMENSIONS: 2 x 2 x 0.75 inches.
The Orthocare Economy Arm Positioner Elevator (##3032 and ##3033) is an elevating armrest and positioner designed for elevation of the forearm. This wedge elevator is made of foam with a contoured recess to position the arm. This device can be used in bed or with the pivoting arm positioning tray for wheelchairs (see separate entry). Vinyl covers are available; call manufacturer for prices. SIZES: Small (##3032, $9.35) and Large (##3033, $14.75).
The Orthocare Elevating/Horizontal Arm Orthosis - Supinated or Pronated is an elevating armrest and positioner for use with wheelchairs or other chairs. The armrest is available in two styles: Models ##3034 to ##3039 are anatomically designed for supinated, neutral positioning that inhibits spasticity; Model ##3040 has a universal design that allows for pronated positioning with natural palmar arch. The system consists of an aluminum U-channel that adapts to all wheelchair arms securely with sta
The Orthocare Pivoting Arm Tray and Dynafoam Elevated W.H.O. are two separate devices designed for use one with the other. PIVOTING ARM TRAY (##3012, $45.25): This mounting clamp for a wheelchair accessory is made of ABS plastic fastened to an extruded aluminum channel with limited pivot capability. The L-bars of the clamp channel adjust to adapt to all wheelchair arms. DYNAFOAM ELEVATED W.H.O. (##3013, 36.45): This wrist and hand orthosis fits into Pivoting Arm Tray to create an elevated arm po
The Orthocare Pivoting/Horizontal Arm Positioner - Pronated is a wheelchair armrest pad that will adapts to all wheelchair arms. This device was designed to provide pronated hand positioning with natural palmar arch. The armrest is cut down at the proximal end to allow for better positioning of the arm, and is narrow at the wrist section to decrease arm roll. The arm and hand are secured in place with 2 Velcro straps. A reinforced pivot rivet pivots the arm in a horizontal plane. DIMENSIONS: 18-
Polyester Wheelchair Pads are footplate (model MSC019470), calf (model MSC019471), armrest (model MSC019472), and seat / back (model MSC019473) pads designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. These soft, flame-retardant polyester pads protect and support the arms, legs, and feet. The pads are machine washable and do not mat. The calf, armrest, and seat / back pads are latex-free.
Arms attach to backpost of reclining wheelchair to maintain a position relative to the position of the body when reclined. Allows chair controls to move with the arms during the recline. LaBac Systems arm troughs and pads can be mounted on the arms. Arms are strong enough to hold a lap board. Model 07-B ($395) features a quick release mechanism which allows instant removal of armrests.
The Retro Swing Armrest Bracket is a wheelchair armrest bracket that will convert a fixed armrest that attaches to the seat back frame to a lateral swing away armrest. It is designed for use by people with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury and others who use a manual or power wheelchair. This system allows the armrests to swing up to 270 degrees horizontally. This can be particularly useful for form-fitting curved trunk laterals and wide armrest pads, as well as for
The Arm Tray with Foam Elevator, model A746-4, is a plastic arm support and trough for use by people with upper extremity disabilities who also use wheelchairs. The unit includes a washable soft foam insert for cushioned elevation that can be trimmed and customized for individual needs. The tray includes straps for attaching the arm tray to the wheelchair. OPTIONS: Replacement foam inserts, model A746-5, are available for use with this or other Smith & Nephew Arm Trays.
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.
Th Sammons Preston Flipaway Armrest, models 604401 and 604402 is a armrest designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs or other seating systems. Features include a heavy duty hinge that allows the arm rest to flip up and out of arms way, a three-inch recess that serves as a beverage or ashtray holder, and a one-inch black vinyl foam padding. The armrest can also be used as a work surface or for transporting small items. Model 604401 is designed for right side attachment and Model 604402
The Sammons Preston Modified Deluxe Wheelchair Arm Tray, model A74612, is an arm trough designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. Features include a cut-away attachment base designed to allow access to wheelchair brakes while supporting the full length of an arm. The tray can fit either a standard or desk arm chair, and can be used on either the right or left side. Kushionflex padding for comfort and protection is included. DIMENSIONS: The padding is 1/8 inch thick.
The Sammons Preston Universal Wheelchair Arm Tray, model A7468, is an arm trough designed to position and provide arm support for individuals with upper extremity disabilities who also use wheelchairs. The trough features a plastic base that slides over the arm pad of standard or desk-length wheelchair arms and is designed for either the right or left side use. A Kushionflex pad is included to protect potential areas of irritation. The tray requires no tools for installation or removal. .DIMENSI
The Sammons Preston Elevating Arm Tray Kit, model 6461, is an elevating armrest designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. Designed to fit most standard or desk armrests, this plastic tray fastens to the armrest of wheelchairs with a double D-ring Velcro Velstrap. The tray elevates to 25 degrees and can be mounted for either right or left side use. A heat gun can be used for customization. Bolts are included for elevation. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 22 x 4.5 inches. Double D-ring Velcro stra
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To assist an individual with mobility disabilities in transferring from a scooter. The existing scooter armrests were altered so they can be moved forward to provide a point of support in front of the user during transfers and moved back at other times. The armrests are mounted on hollow square tubing, into which long slots, rather than single holes, were cut. The arms slide along the slot into the forward position for standing transfers and backward for standard use
The Sheepette Wheelchair Armrest Pad, model D3004, and Seat Pads, model D3005, are decubitus pads designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores or ulcers. Made of synthetic sheepskin, the seat pad is a one-piece pad that covers wheelchair back and seat to provide pressure relief. Also made of synthetic sheepskin, the armrest pads cover the armrests of the wheelchair to reduce pressure on the arms and elbows.
The Sheepskin Wheelchair Arm Pad is a wheelchair armrest pad designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores/ulcers. Made from Medical Sheepskin, these pads attach to the wheelchair armrest with Velcro straps and are fully washable.
The Sheepskin Wheelchair Arm Rest Covers are wheelchair armrest pads designed for use by people with mobility disabilities, spinal cord injury and others who use wheelchairs. These pads are made of tanned natural sheepskin are machine washable and dryable. Each pad has adjustable Velcro straps to attach it to an armrest of a wheelchair. The pads fit full (model 112) or desk (model 113) size armrests and are sold in pairs. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 14.5 x 16 inches (model 112) or 9.5 x 5 inches (model 11
The Soft Seat is a seat cover for a wheelchair designed to enhance comfort and reduce pressure sores. Model 6392 is a seat and back pad set and model 6394 is a pair of armrest pads. These machine-washable sets (sold separately) are made of synthetic fur padding and fit most wheelchairs with full-length arms. The seat back pad secures to the wheelchair with loops that slip over the push handles.
The Spenco Wheelchair Pad, model 31-252, is a decubitus pad and armrest pad for persons using wheelchairs. The cotton/polyester covering provides protection for the arms and torso. The back of the pad is covered with waterproof sheeting.
The Standard Comfortline Armrest Series are add-on armrests and lapboards designed to provide a small writing or work surface for people who use wheelchairs. These wooden armrests have foam padding covered in molded satin vinyl and are available in fixed or flip- away models for both right and left wheelchair arms. These armrests feature a molded cup holder recess. DIMENSIONS (WxD): 9.5 inches wide at the widest point, tapering to 8 inches x 22 inches. The armrests have a .5-inch thick wood base
The Standard Viewline Plus Series are add-on armrests and lapboards designed to provide a small writing or work surface for people who use wheelchairs. The armrests are fabricated of transparent, unbreakable, scratch-resistant polycarbonate and are available in fixed or flip-away styles for both right and left wheelchair arms, and are available in armrest only or armrest with PVC plastic rim models. DIMENSIONS: 3/8 x 22 x 9.5 inches wide at the widest point, tapering to 8 inches. COLOR: The plas
The Standard Woodline Light Reversible Armrest is an add-on armrest and lapboard designed to provide a small writing or work surface for people who use wheelchairs. The 7-ply Finnish birch plywood armrest comes standard with a clear lacquer finish and is designed to be assembled by the user in either a right or left configuration. Model 31326 is a fixed armrest and Model 31328 is a flip-away style; all necessary mounting hardware is included with both models. DIMENSIONS: 3/8 inch thick x 22 inch
Synthetic Lambskin Armrest Pads, model MSC019670, are wheelchair armrest pads designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. The pads are flame-retardant, machine washable, and latex-free.
The Synthetic Sheepskin Wheelchair Accessories are a set of wheelchair armrest and legrest pads and seat and back cushion covers designed to provide comfort and protection for people who use wheelchairs. All items are made of high-pile synthetic sheepskin and are nonallergenic. Model 703010 is a pair of wheelchair armrest pads, model 703020 is a wheelchair legrest pad that fits between and over the legrests, model 703040 is a pair of footrest pads, and model 703050 is a set of a wheelchair seat
The Trimline Comfortline Armrest Series are add-on armrests and lapboards designed to provide a small writing or work surface for people who use wheelchairs. These wooden armrests are foam-padded and covered in satin finish vinyl. The armrests are available in fixed and flip-away styles for both right and left wheelchair arms and feature a molded cup holder recess. DIMENSIONS: .5 x 10.5 inches wide at the widest point, tapering to 6 inches x 22 inches. The foam padding is 1 inch thick. COLOR: Bl
The Trimline Viewline Plus Series are add-on armrests and lapboards designed to provide a small writing or work surface for people who use wheelchairs. Fabricated of transparent, unbreakable, scratch- resistant polycarbonate, the armrests are available in fixed or flip-away styles for both right and left wheelchair arms in tray only and tray with PVC plastic rim models. DIMENSIONS: 3/8 x 22 x 10.5 inches wide at the widest point, tapering to 6 inches. COLOR: The PVC plastic rims are black. WARRA
The Trimline Woodline Light Reversible Armrest is an add-on armrest and lapboard designed to provide a small writing or work surface for people who use wheelchairs. The 7-ply Finnish birch plywood armrest has a clear lacquer finish and is designed to be assembled by the user in a right or left configuration. The necessary mounting hardware is included with the fixed model, Number 31302, and the flip-away model, Number 31309. DIMENSIONS: Both models are 3/8 inch thick x 22 inches deep x 10.5 inc
Unreal Lambskin Wheelchair Accessories are decubitus pads for various pressure points including the seat, back, arm and footplates. These covers are made of synthetic fleece for pressure relief and prevention of decubitus ulcers. The material consists of 3/4-inch pile and is stain resistant, nonflammable, nonallergenic, nontoxic, machine washable and dryable, and resists packing down. Foot plate, arm and removable desk arm pads are sold in pairs. BACK COVER: Fits all standard adult wheelchair mo
The Upholstered Padded Armrests, model 65, are wheelchair armrest pads designed for use with wheelchairs with full- or desk-length armrests. COLOR: Upholstered to match color of seat and back upholstery.
The Wheelchair Arm Protectors are wheelchair armrest pads designed to prevent skin irritation for individuals who use wheelchairs. Made of polyester and acrylic fabric, these pads wraps over the wheelchair arm with Velcro attachments. SIZES: Full length (fits arm rest measuring 13 to 15 inches) and desk length (fits arm rests measuring 8 to 11 inches).
The Wheelchair Armrest Cushions are wheelchair armrest pads designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. These foam-padded nylon-covered pads attach to the armrests with Velcro fasteners and provide protection against pressure sores and comfort for sensitive arms and elbows. Model 703015 is designed for chairs with full-length arms and model 703016 is designed for chairs with desk-length arms. Model 703130 is an extended cushion that extends beyond the armrest and covers the armrest post
The Wheelchair Coverings are decubitus pad and seat covers, armrest and legrest pads for wheelchairs designed for use by individuals with lower extremity and mobility disabilities, spinal cord injury and others who spend most of their time in wheelchairs. Made from Hitemp, urine resistant medical sheepskin, these pads help reduce the risk of pressure sores and ulcers and body aches. The pads are made separately to fit the seat, back and arms of the wheelchair. They are washable and are available
The Wheelchair Slipcover, model 6393, is a seat cover for a wheelchair designed to enhance comfort and reduce pressure sores. This one-piece plush synthetic fur pad covers the wheelchair seat and back. DIMENSIONS: This pad fits most 16-, 18-, and 20-inch wheelchairs.