Serves as an excellent substitute for the wheel-chair. Keeps patients more comfortable and properly aligned while moving them throughout a facility or just sitting. This model meets OSHA Regulations and The Americans With Disability Act by helping to prevent back injuries to the Caregiver and by meeting the needs of the disabled in the workplace. The E-Z Leg-Up is perfect for the post-surgery recovery phase following Hip Replacement or Fractures; Femur Fracture; Knee Replacement; or Reconstruction; Ligament or Tendon Repair; Tibial and Ankle Fractures; Foot Surgery and Amputation above or below the Knee.
Benefits: Helps patients to enter and exit safely and easily. Keeps hip flexion under 90°.Reduces pressure on hip, knee and back joints. Decreases the range of motion on the hip and knee joints when rising. Helps maintain correct skeletal alignment and prevent hip dislocations following THR. E-Z GRIP extended armrests provide added safety, balance and help to greatly reduce forward trunk lean when rising from a seated position. This reduces the risks of falls, hip fractures, dislocations and other Injuries. Helps reduce back injuries to the caregiver caused by lifting patients in and out of standard and low seating including chairs with wheels. Features: Patented, ergonomic GLIDE-A-WAY™ FOOTREST with extra large platform and equipped with 2- 5" fixed wheels for easy movement. Steel locking dowel that keeps Footrest either in the extended or retracted position. Finger touch control of footrest handle.2 position seat height and depth adjustment.4 position back adjustment. Seat height easily adjusts from 25" to 23".E-Z GRIP extended armrests. Wide, deep, firm seat and back for correct positioning.5" ball bearing swivel mounted wheels with non-marking 1-1/4" rubber tread. All 4 wheels have foot operated brakes that lock wheel and swivel simultaneously. Sturdy hardwood Frame design for added support and balance. Multi-function non-slip push handle.
Seat Height: ----------------4" Cushion ----------------2" Cushion