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.


Broda Seating

Additional Positioning

Additional Positioning

  • BRODA’s Additional Positioning Package (APP) is easy to use and requires no maintenance.
  • Made with high-specification foam and covered with low-shear, waterproof fabric.
  • Includes seat cushion, back/head support, shoulder bolsters, calf/foot support.
  • (800) 668-0637

Convaid

YoYo Base

YoYo Base

  • Inclusion is at the heart of this new high-low base that’s compact, portable and at home inside or outside.
  • The base adjusts easily to different heights, and the tilt-in-space feature provides position changes.
  • Compatible with Convaid’s Trekker seating system (in size 12 or 14) for seamless transitions.
  • (888) 266-8243

Therafin Corp.

Easy Clip Back

Easy Clip Back

  • Simplicity meets style in this basic positioning back (E2611).
  • Available in 14", 16" and 18" widths.
  • Easy to install, has a removable and washable cover, and includes a lumbar pad.
  • Adds just 2.5 lbs. to the chair and requires no special tools to install — just a tape measure.
  • (800) 843-7234

Ki Mobility

Little Wave Flip

Little Wave Flip

  • By integrating styling elements seen in strollers — and 500+ color combinations! — this new tilt-in-space chair seeks to facilitate the first step toward early-intervention positioning.
  • With fewer parts than other tilt chairs, the seat height, depth and width are easy to change as the child grows.
  • A tube-in-tube seat rail design is modular so changes can be made without replacing parts.
  • The raised pivot point on the folding back allows more seating to remain on the chair when it’s folded.
  • (800) 981-1540

P.R.O. CG Tilt

P.R.O. CG Tilt

  • Lightweight (34 lbs. in transport configuration) and compact (21.75" long), with simple adjustments for great maneuverability.
  • The Precise Rotational Orientation makes the chair easy to push, tilt/untilt and turn to fit well into everyday environments and activities.

Columbia Medical

P Pod

P Pod

It looks like a beanbag chair, but it’s so much more! P Pod also offers postural support so kids can continue to get the optimal positioning they need even when they’re not in their wheelchairs. Four sizes are available, and the liners can be fitted to accommodate growth. The P Pod has a removable cover to make cleaning convenient, and this lightweight chair can easily be moved throughout the house. It’s fun, appealing and stylish enough to be the star of any room.

http://columbiamedical.com

  • (800) 454-6612

Ride Designs

Soft Fit Option

Soft Fit Option

  • Soft Fit option consisting of two layers of spacer fabric (whose vertically oriented fibers help wick away moisture) with cutouts for the ischial tuberosities.
  • Increased softness and comfort at the loading contours, but with a functionally deepening well to improve offloading.
  • A third layer of spacer fabric on top of the first two layers completes the Soft Fit.
  • (866) 781-1633

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

Dynamic Health Care Solutions

Nxt Optima

Nxt Optima

  • Offers true height adjustment with an upper panel that adjusts 16-20" and is separate from the lower panel, which remains fixed to control the pelvis.
  • Available in 3.5", 4.75" and 6.5" contours from 16" to 24" wide.
  • 25° of posterior or anterior adjustment.
  • (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

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

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

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

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

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