The Knee Rest is a knee rest designed to improve circulation and provide relief from varicose vein, swollen ankles, and legs. It also is designed to relax lower back and increase comfort.
The Memory Foam Contoured Leg Support is a leg rest designed for use by individuals with circulatory or lower extremity disabilities or arthritis. This adjustable hypoallergenic, flame-retardant memory foam wedge elevates the user's legs and the contoured surface conforms to the leg shape. The foam rebounds to its original shape when not in use, eliminating sagging and settling. The support comes with a foam insert that allows the height of the support to be adjusted. The included washable cove
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted system to raise and lower legs at night for an individual with muscular dystrophy. The man with muscular dystrophy began using a ventilator at night and had to start sleeping on his back. He developed severe pain in his knees after three hours of sleeping in this position due to pressure that built up on his kneecaps. The individual was unable to change positions in the night without assistance, and since he lived independe
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted wedge for sleeping for a young adult with quadriplegic cerebral palsy. Initially an abduction wedge was used to assist in keeping the young adult’s hips in correct position after repeated surgeries. However, while the wedge is no longer needed for orthopedic reasons this individual does not feel comfortable sleeping without it but has since outgrown the original wedge. The new design had to account for variations in body me