Meridian is made for clients at high risk of tissue breakdown and a high level of positioning needs. Therapists recommend the Meridian for clients with motor and neurological dysfunction due to spinal cord injury, stroke, multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy or brain injury. Therapists value the integral pre-ischial ridge and wedge effect created by the Meridian’s dual chambers. Users value its low weight, comfort and ease of use: No pumps or accessories. No kneading or manipulation. Exceptional pressure distribution, positioning stability, comfort and simplicity make the Meridian VARILITE’s most advanced skin protection cushion.
Shoulder Harness Strap Guides
These sleek, easy-to-install guides optimize the positioning and comfort of chest and shoulder harness straps on almost any backrest, while enabling the use of harnesses on more chairs. The thin, stylish design with long mounting slots is widely compatible with different harnesses, pull-styles and end fittings. Optional Mounting Adapter plates provide even more mounting and adjustment possibilities. Details include built-in threaded holes that allow attachment of harness end fittings directly to strap guides.
The APK2 cushion is an automatic therapeutic cushion purpose built to prevent and treat existing pressure injuries. This cushion changes pressure distribution 60 times per hour, replacing manual pressure lifts. Each cushion is custom made to the specific needs of the client, including offloading directly under an existing pressure ulcer while stimulating circulation throughout the posterior. The APK2 controller weighs only 2.2 lbs and includes a canvas cover. Choose from three cushion firmnesses. Optional features include a Bluetooth wireless remote control and a moisture control fan integrated into the cushion.
Dynamic Health Care Solutions
This height-adjustable thoracic back provides the opportunity to precisely target the thoracic region. An adjustable upper section provides optimal lateral thoracic support. A precise system of height adjustment allows for incremental changes; a scapular cutout provides support for the spinal column, plus shoulder freedom for improved wheelchair propulsion. Engineered as a two-piece lightweight aluminum shell, the NXT Xtend is also available in an Xtend Deep Model, which offers adjustable contours for optimizing midline support and positioning. NXT’s unique, one-hand quick-release provides easy removal of the back.
Meet the Model Ci, a TIME’s 50 Best Invention of 2018 awardee. The Model Ci features unparalleled design, technology and transportability. It disassembles into three pieces and fits into the trunk of most vehicles, while offering a smooth, stable ride. The patented WHILL omni-wheel allows the user to effortlessly glide side to side, navigate tight spaces, clear a 2" curb and maneuver gaps with confidence. Additionally, the WHILL Model Ci app brings technology right to users’ fingertips. The app enables users to lock their device, drive it remotely, check the range and adjust the speed settings.
APEX Headrest Pads
Engineered using the highest-quality materials to provide a plush, yet supportive headrest pad, the new APEX Headrest Pad line is a stylish solution for headrests with a focus on craftsmanship, simplicity and durability. The APEX line features an adjustable contour (alloy shell), dual-layer plus foam, a zipper-free design, a removable Neoprene or Dartex reversed cover; and a shell embedded into foam for edge protection. The pads are available in oval (widths of 8", 10", 12", 14") or winged (9" or 11") shapes. The winged shape can be positioned with the wings at the top or the bottom.
Pediatric Diego Seating
Children are not just smaller versions of adults. That’s the reasoning behind the invention of the Diego pediatric seating designed especially for them and their development. Named after long-time Stealth Products customer Diego Martin Rios, the Diego system combines modularity for growing kids with the innovation that comes from creating seating especially for children and their unique needs, goals and dreams. The Diego system is designed to keep pace with the ever-changing pediatric market.
Sunrise Medical (US) LLC
QUICKIE Q700M SEDEO ERGO
The new QUICKIE Q700 M SEDEO ERGO is Sunrise Medical’s most advanced mid-wheel-drive power wheelchair. The Q700 M delivers intelligent seating for complex mobility, seating and positioning needs. Advanced engineering and sophisticated electronics deliver a personalized chair tailored to the client. The patented Biometric Repositioning system mirrors the body’s movement through changes in seat positions. An all-new feature of this power chair is the SWITCH-IT Remote Seating app.
The Alltrack M has a standard weight capacity of 300 lbs./136 kg or an HD option of 450 lbs./205 kg. Ideal for active users indoors and outdoors, this mid-wheel drive chair offers great maneuvering over daily obstacles and unsurpassed stability with its suspension and 8"/205 mm front casters (optional). It has a short turning radius, adjustable rehab seating, low seat-to-floor height to 15.75"/400 mm, R-Net electronics and 4-pole 5.9-mph (9.5 km/h) or 6.5-mph (10.5 km/h) motors. Alltrack M’s Advanced Geometric Design (A.G.D.) with GC3 technology enhances stability and comfort.
Invacare Top End
Top End NRG
The Eliminator NRG Racing Wheelchair is Top End’s fastest, lightest, stiffest and most responsive ride for elite racers. A carbon fiber main frame provides increased tensile and yield strength for a smooth ride and controlled handling, while the 200-gram full carbon fork features an aerodynamic design that flows into the headtube, creating clean lines for a sleek appearance. A tailored and fitted hybrid cage allows athletes to fine tune their positioning, so they can optimize their power transfer to the ground. A new and improved racing compensator improves turning radius and zero-play confidence.
Dynamic Health Care Solutions
The NXT Armadillo back features an aluminum three-section modular shell with a dual-density visco gel and polyurethane foam back cushion. It adjusts to the contour of each user’s spine and accommodates users with kyphosis and spinal deformities. The Armadillo provides aggressive support of the PSIS and is ideal for supporting optimal or neutral pelvic positions in a step-by-step process. The back features incrementally adjustable width, depth and angle. It wraps around the curve of the spine for users with kyphosis and offloads the spinous process in the recess of the middle channel.
Thomashilfen North America
Easys Modular S
Easys Modular “S,” now available by Thomashilfen, was redesigned with the end user in mind. Make easy adjustments with no tools needed. The Easys Modular “S” is the perfect choice for children who need more positioning support and freedom of movement. The short back, in addition to the multidimensional adjustable headrest, ensures ideal adaptation and support for active children. A large variety of adjustments for optimal seating, positioning and comfort are the basis for taking part in everyday activities. The Modular “S” is available in two sizes and grows with the child.
TRU-Balance 3 Power Positioning Systems have an innovative design to maximize independence while providing an appealing look and feel. Configurations include 12" iLevel power adjustable seat height, power tilt, power recline, power articulating foot platform, static seating and manual recline. iLevel is available on the Edge 3, Q6 Edge 2.0, Q6 Edge Z, and Q6 Edge 2.0 X; 10" of safe seat elevation is offered on the 4Front. TRU-Balance 3 HD Power Positioning Systems offer higher weight capacities and expanded seating sizes. Configurations with a 450-lb. weight capacity include HD power tilt, HD power recline, and static seating.
Altimate Medical Inc.
For more than 20 years, Altimate Medical has been leading the industry by creating unsurpassed standing technology for those with disabilities. Created by a client with C6-7 quadriplegia, the EasyStand and Zing (pictured) line of standing frames and equipment has helped to improve quality of life for kids and adults using wheelchairs worldwide. At ISS, check out Justify It, which generates letters of medical necessity for EasyStand products, and ActiveAid, the medical equipment company now owned by Altimate Medical.
Active Controls’ ErgoReJoy modular platform provides instant joystick repositioning from right to left armrests, as well as any accessible location for a power chair user. An adjustable wrist support assures neutral positioning of the user’s upper body, shoulders, elbow and wrist. Clinicians can easily assess a client’s posture and functional abilities in any drive location. The ErgoReJoy system also comes with detailed assessment methodology: Compare and document the user’s postural positions and driving success at the standard joystick location and the best “Ergo” location to provide medical justification if repositioning the joystick.