Seating & Positioning

Appropriate seating and positioning can enable you to be more comfortable in your wheelchair for longer periods of time while accomplishing more activities such as getting ready in the morning and doing household chores.


Dynamic Health Care Solutions

Nxt Armadillo

Nxt Armadillo

  • A three-section modular shell adjusts to fit the unique contours of the user’s spine.
  • Upper section adjusts 40° anterior/20° posterior.
  • Middle section provides width/height/depth/angle adjustment.
  • Lower section adjusts 30° anterior or posterior when locked into position.
  • E2620/E2621 back is available in 14-22" widths and 16" and 18" heights.
  • (866) 875-2877

ROHO, Inc.

AGILITY System

AGILITY System

  • Three depth models (Minimum, Mid and Max Contour [pictured]), all of which can be made custom.
  • Two hardware options: quick release and fixed.
  • Accessories include swing-away laterals, fixed laterals, headrest adaptor plate, and a multi-axis offset headrest by Therafin Corp.
  • (800) 851-3449

Ride Designs

Java Decaf

Java Decaf

  • Designed for kids, the Decaf can be flexed specifically to support the unique contours of a growing child’s body without losing seat depth and with accurate support contact through the pelvis, lumbar and thoracic spine.
  • Available in permanent or quick-release configurations.
  • Patented FlexLoc hardware allows Decaf to be adjusted in multiple axes.
  • (866) 781-1633

Stealth Products, Inc.

ADI CF Series

ADI CF Series

  • Carbon fiber shell and 1" open cell foam with attached .25 EVA backing.
  • Lightweight aluminum hardware.
  • Breathable AirMesh cover.
  • Mounting options include Fixed ELITE (stationary mounting/fixed positioning), Point PRO (stationary mounting/adjustable positioning), Quick Release, 4 Point PRO, and Width-Adjustable ELITE.
  • (800) 965-9229

Comfort Company

Acta-Relief

Acta-Relief

  • Integrates the flexible, adjustable BOA closure system that allows the back to offset the center of pressure and better remove pressure points from the spine.
  • Equal and stable pressure distribution is accomplished in an “off-the-shelf” back design.
  • Available in 16", 18" and 20" widths and 18", 20" or 22" heights.
  • (800) 564-9248

Quantum Rehab

iLevel and TRU-Balance 3

iLevel and TRU-Balance 3

WC19-Tested Power Seating

  • iLevel and TRU-Balance 3 power seating systems are WC19 crash-test compliant to be used as seating in automotive vehicles.
  • Quantum Rehab’s power tilt and recline, articulating foot platform and seat elevation can be used in a crash-tested package on the Q6 Edge, configured individually or together, with up to a 300-lb. weight capacity.
  • (800) 800-8586

Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare

Poziform Positioning

Poziform

Poziform Positioning

  • Poziform postural supports include pelvic positioning belts, chest harnesses and lower-extremity supports for pediatric and adult clients.
  • The wide range of styles, sizes and materials makes it easy to fit the user.
  • Belts and harnesses come with all needed attachment hardware.
  • (877) 224-0946

Sunrise Medical

Quickie Centermount Legrest

Quickie Centermount Legrest

  • Provides an increased range of articulation — now up to 7.5" — to maintain comfortable leg positioning during elevation and to prevent knees from bending during elevation.
  • A span of 3" to 19" offers an optimal fit for clients with various lower-leg lengths, and left and right sides can be adjusted independently if needed.
  • Extends the footplate to the ground to assist with transfers. 
  • Compatible with the Quickie QM-7 and Pulse series of power chairs.
  • (800) 333-4000

Supracor Inc.

Stimulite Slimline XS

Stimulite Slimline XS Cushion

  • With a mild contour and profile, Supracor’s Stimulite Slimline cushion is designed for active wheelchair users.
  • Thanks to its two-layer honeycomb construction, the cushion is machine washable and lightweight.
  • Honeycomb cells flex with movement to reduce shear forces, and the interconnected, open-cell design distributes weight evenly while allowing air movement to promote moisture evaporation.
  • (800) 787-7226

Aquila Corp.

APK2

APK2

  • A fully automatic alternating system.
  • All areas of the posterior experience redistribution of pressure as often as 60 times per hour to lower the risk of pressure-related skin breakdown.
  • Battery-operated cushion runs for more than 40 hours on a single charge.
  • Every unit is hand-made to the client’s personalized needs — including the locations of current pressure ulcers.
  • (866) 782-9658

Amysystems

Amyseat

Amyseat

  • Power modules are designed and built to ensure they can adapt to the most complex positioning requirements
  • Provides the possibility of customization to meet the individual needs of every client.
  • (888) 453-0311

Ride Designs

Custom Cushion

Custom Cushion

  • Capable of being built to almost any size.
  • Made of a Brock composite material that enables air to circulate to keep skin drier.
  • Cushion offloads at-risk bony prominences and redistributes sitting forces to areas that can tolerate more weight. The result is a higher level of postural control, plus superior skin protection.
  • The E2609 cushion weighs about 3 lbs.
  • (866) 781-1633

VARILITE®

Icon Back System

Icon Back System

  • For more versatility and comfort than sling upholstery can provide, the Icon Back System combines quick installation with a wide range of adjustability.
  • New VariLock hardware offers simple operation and an integrated permanent mount system.
  • Available in four styles (low, mid, tall and deep) and can fit wheelchairs 12" to 24" wide.
  • (800) 827-4548

Quantum Rehab

Synergy TRU-Comfort 2

Synergy TRU-Comfort 2

  • Created for wheelchair users seeking skin protection.
  • Constructed of viscoelastic foam with a four-way stretch cover.
  • Available in widths from 16" to 22" and in depths of 14" to 24".
  • Can handle user weight capacities up to 450 lbs.

http://www.quantumrehab.com/cushions/tru-comfort-2.asp

  • (800) 800-8586

Sunrise Medical

JAY Fusion

JAY Fusion

  • Designed for users at high risk of skin breakdown who also have aggressive positioning needs.
  • Features a contoured foam base made of closed-cell foam that’s easy to modify.
  • Additional positioning is provided by the soft, contoured top layer.
  • Femoral transition and rear wall help prevent fluid migration while gently supporting the trochanters and posterior pelvis.
  • With JAY Flow Fluid or ROHO Dry Floatation air inserts to conform to the user’s unique shape.

http://www.sunrisemedical.com/products/jay/cushions/jay%C2%AE-fusion%E2%84%A2-cushion.aspx

  • (800) 333-4000

Matrix Seating USA

Matrix Easy Fit

Matrix Easy Fit

  • An integrated cushion and washable custom cover: Matrix’s surface module cushions (pads) spread pressure evenly to allow for excellent airflow and to significantly decrease moisture and heat retention.
  • The thermo-elastic polymer cushion is designed to provide superior pressure relief and shear reduction.
  • A washable, padded cover is available; it secures in place and does not shift around complex curves, yet can be easily removed for cleaning.
  • Grows and adjusts per the client’s needs.

http://www.matrixseatingusa.com/products/

  • (800) 986-9319

VARILITE®

Meridian Cushion

Meridian Cushion

  • Providing exceptional pressure distribution, positioning stability and comfort, the Meridian has two independently adjustable Air-Foam Floatation chambers for maximum pressure distribution and independent positioning of the pelvis and thighs.
  • Dual chambers work together to correct sacral sitting by creating a pre-ischial ridge that prevents the ischial tuberosities from sliding forward into posterior pelvic tilt.
  • Combine with the contoured Wave base for added stability.

http://www.varilite.com/products_detail.aspx?prodID=6

  • (800) 827-4548

Blue Chip Medical Products Inc.

GRZ

GRZ

  • Dynamic self-adjusting air bladder system consisting of three individual air cell chambers, which redistribute pressure and adjust to body weight and position.
  • Ideal for patients with moderate to high risk of skin breakdown, who require significant postural support, the GRZ allows the therapist to offer correct posture, proper alignment and trunk stability and adjustments for pelvic obliquities.
  • Offers the pressure redistributing qualities and comfort of an air wheelchair cushion without a pump or adjustments.

    Quantum Rehab

    Q6 Edge & iLevel

    Q6 Edge & iLevel

    • Now kids can experience up to 10" of seat elevation at walking speeds up to 3.5 mph thanks to the new Q6 Edge power base and pediatric iLevel technology.
    • Tilt, recline and a power articulating foot platform are other positioning options available in sizes starting at 12x12", giving kids better reach in the classroom and on the playground.
    • (800) 800-8586

    Adaptive Engineering Lab

    Pediatric Seating

    Pediatric Seating

    • Can be made to order to fit any frame width, depth or back height needed for pediatric clients, with sizes typically ranging from 10" to 24".
    • Choose from signature upholsteries, including breathable IsoLogic Air Mesh with Outlast Temperature-Regulating Coating.
    • AEL also offers headrest, lateral, adductor and abductor pads.
    • (866) 656-1486

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