Rehab/Seating and Positioning

Wednesday, April 30, 2003

Bromac Assistive Technology’s height-elevating wheelchair system is designed to easily and temporarily elevate the user from a standard seated height, to a height greater than that of a person standing, or any height in between, providing full access to their users.


AmySystems’ patent pending low-profile PTS50CG is a 50° power tilt & recline system designed for maximum pressure relief. It features a 16.5" seat height. This new design offers a 9” forward movement and has the most weight transfer system for increased stability on today’s short bases therefore increasing user safety. It can be ordered with an AmySEAT seating system.

FLA Orthopedics
The Postura GelCell Contour Cushion is now available in three sizes: 16”x16”x4”, 18”x16”x4” and 20”x18”x4”. It has a high resilience, contoured foam base containing gel insert in the ischial relief area for maximum skin protection.

Innotech Rehabilitation Products’ air adjustable back support: The vertical adjustability precisely supports the lumbar spine — proven to easily conform to the natural extension of the lumbar spine. Excellent prices, color choices.

Merits Health Products M12 Rover is a height-adjustable seat and backrest with flip back padded desk arms. It has detachable swing-aways, brathable nylon, only 31.5 pounds, 16” to 20” seat widths. Features include optional height adjustable arms, anti-tippers, seat belt, brake extensions, elevating leg rests.

Ongoing Care
Ongoing Care Solutions Black Knight Pommel Cushion has a moderate wedge design. The pommel encourages proper positioning of patient. The layer of Dura-GelP2 helps evenly reduce pressure. The cushion includes a high quality incontinent proof cover that is easily wiped clean.

RPI Health
RPI Health’s Poli-Aire Comfort Cushion donut is made with a combination of air and polyester blending. The center of the Poli-Aire cushion is self-adjusting and comforts the contour of the anus and coccyx area. Poli-Aire will not lose its spring with use.

Symmetric Designs
Symmetric Designs’ Axion Rotary Interface for Wheelchair Headrests is a new device that permits headrests to rotate. This permits those with limited strength and control to rotate their head from side to side. It may reduce hair loss and pressure sores for individuals who move their heads frequently against a headrest, and improve the field of vision.

Tally Medical
Talley Medical announces the release of static and dynamic inflatable wheelchair seating systems specifically designed for bariatric patients in the 300-650 lbs. range.