Shattered Nerves: How Science Is Solving Modern Medicine's Most Perplexing Problem (1st Edition)
Shattered Nerves: How Science Is Solving Modern Medicine's Most Perplexing Problem (1st Edition) is an adapted guide designed for physical and occupational therapists to work with patients with spinal cord injury and severe physical disabilities. Shattered Nerves details medical devices that repair and restore failed sensory and motor systems. In a narrative that reveals the relationship between technology and physicians, scientists and patients, Victor D. Chase explores developments in neural t
Accurelief Remote Wireless Tens
The AccuRelief Wireless Remote Control TENS (Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation) offers pain relief at the touch of a button. It is designed for use by athletes and individuals with fibromyalgia and arthritis. The AccuRelief Wireless Remote Control TENS consists of two uniquely designed gel pads which encircle those painful, out of reach areas. This unit comes with a combination program that delivers gentle electrical pulses with three therapeutic phases of alternating therapy. Have a c
Achilles Bfst Wrap
The Ankle BFST® Kit, which includes the Achilles BFST® Wrap, is designed to treat and heal soft tissue injuries of the ankle, such as Achilles tendonitis, sprained ankles, pulled muscles and ligament damage. Every Blood Flow Stimulation Therapy™ (BFST®) kit includes an Energy Web® that is custom designed for use on a specific part of the body. The Ankle Energy Web® wraps up and down both sides and around the back of the ankle, making it sufficient to cover the entire joint area.
The Adaptable is a product designed for those individuals ages three and up with sensory processing disorder and upper and lower disabilities to apply pressure. This product gives vibration when squeezed that engages muscles, has a pack that can be heated or cooled and a removable weighted bag. Comforting sleep accessory. There is a sound that could be distracting to others.
Alpha Stim 100
The Alpha Stim 100 is a neuromuscular stimulator deigned to releive pain and enhance quality of life for a variety of syndromes involoving pain. The Alpha Stim 100 is a microcurrent trancutaneous electrical nerve stimulator which generates low intensity electrical current pulses up to a 600 millionth of an ampere of controllable intensity and frequency of pulses. Results are based on the design of the wave form, the amount of current, the location of the electrodes, and the amount of time it is
ARK's Tran-Quill Vibrating Pen
ARK's Tran-Quill™ Vibrating Pen is a product designed for those individuals ages three and up with fine motor disabilities and sensory processing disorder to write with. This ideal sensory tool works on handwriting skills. ARK's Tran-Quill™ Pen has a smooth, gentle vibration that provides sensory input to the hand without affecting the actual writing/drawing. The vibration, texture and weight of the handle can help increase focus and concentration, improve rote muscle memory, normalize writing
Ark‚Äôs Z-Vibe‚Äìplastic Probe
This Ark’s Z-vibe is an oral probe designed by a speech and language pathologist, to provide oral motor stimulation to these SLP patients. Gently stimulates gums, palate and tongue with therapeutic vibration. Can be used on cheeks and lips, in addition to mouth. Provides facial and tactile stimulation. Compatible with an array of textured tips. Switch tip for turning on and off. Provides oral motor stimulation and sensory input. Gently stimulates gums, palate and tongue therapeutic vibration. Us
Back And Joint Pain Reliever
The Back and Joint Pain Reliever is a machine that replicates the pain-relieving effects of inversion therapy while lying flat on one's back. Padded ankle and arm supports hold the body in place on the cushioned bench, while an easy-to-reach lever allows users to extend feet downward by applying only the amount of force that they find most comfortable. The result is a reviving stretch that relieves pressure on the spine as well as decompresses the joints in the shoulders, hips, knees and ankles.
Back Bfst Wrap
The Back BFST® Kit, which includes the Back BFST® Wrap, is designed to treat and heal back and hip injuries quickly and effectively, including muscle strains, herniated discs, sciatica, bursitis and tendonitis. Every Blood Flow Stimulation Therapy™ (BFST®) kit includes an Energy Web® that is custom designed for use on a specific part of the body. The Energy Web®, which is built-into the Back BFST® Wrap, will fully cover any injuries of the mid-back, lower back and hips, making it a very versatil
Backpack Lumbar Support
With the Backpack Lumbar Support, students can carry heavy backpacks with more safely. The adjustable air chamber rests on the lumbosacral area, transferring weight to the hips and reducing force on the neck, back and shoulders. Improved weight distribution helps to correct posture and prevent back strain and injury to growing bodies. Simply adjust the size of support to desired comfort level with the attached air pump. The Backpack Lumbar Support is a universal lumbar support that uses a quick
BioMedical BioStim PigTail Electrodes, Model-EERC200M
BioMedical BioStim PigTail Electrodes is intended to provide flexibility. These are designed to last two weeks or more, the adhesive is durable while being non-irritating. The pre-wired socket system permits easy lead wire connections when the electrode is applied to those hard to reach areas such as the upper and lower back.
BioMedical EMS 2000 Electrical Neuromuscular Stimulator
The BioMedical EMS 2000 Electrical Neuromuscular Stimulator is designed for use by individuals with stroke, head trauma, muscle disuse atrophy, and pain. It is a two channel analog device with three modes of operation: cycled, constant, and reciprocal. The device provides muscle stimulation in acute medical conditions such as immobilized limbs, long-term disuse or prolonged bed rest, muscle weakness, and muscle spasticity following a stroke. It increases range of motion, re-educates muscles, pre
BioTENS is a Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) device to be used by individuals with arthritis and severe physical disabilities for the symptomatic relief and management of chronic (long term) intractable pain and as an adjunctive treatment in the management of post surgical and post traumatic acute pain problems. BioTENS has adjustable pulse amplitude, rate, and width. POWER: 9 volt battery (alkaline, or nickel-cadmium rechargeable.) DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 91 x 64 x 23 mm. WEIGHT:
Cadwell Excel is an EMG(Electromyogram)feedback unit designed to offer its users complete sensory and motor NVC(Nerve Conduction Velocity) testing and special protocols for F-wave and H-reflex studies. Available in either console or portable models, the Sierra system presents up to 7 programmable cursors that can be placed on areas of clinical significance during or after data acquisition. Each NVC response(onset, peak, trough) are automatically labled and intended to provide the latency and amp
Cadwell Safe Electrodes And Accessories
Cadwell's Safe Electrodes and Accessories are designed to meet the latest safety standards. The electrodes are available in needle, bar, ring and disc, featuring touch-proof connectors designed to keep patients safe from electrical hazards. Every month Cadwell furnishes its complete 6200A package customers with at least $180 worth of electrodes and accessories for free over a three year period that can be renewed for an additional three years.
Chew Stixx Chew Lolli
The Chew Lolli is a lollipop-shaped chewy fidget that feature an easy-grasp circular handle that easily accommodates little fingers. Chew Stixx offers two texture options for the Chew Lolli: "Smooth" has a slightly raised spiral pattern on the chewy surface, or "Knobby" that features lots of textured sensory chewy bumps. Both are non-toxic and latex-free. These toys are also known to help those who experience oral defensiveness (hypersensitive to food textures and oral input), or have other sens
Chewlery is a wearable necklace or bracelet that can be chewed, designed to keep children from chewing on their clothes. Non-toxic, colorful plastic, stretches.
Circular Fiber Optic Shower
The Circular Fiber Optic Shower is designed to give the user the impression of being in a tunnel with over 150 strands of fiber optics that hang from the ceiling to create a special spot for people of all ages, who benefit from sensory integration. Big enough to accommodate a wheelchair or standing frame. The safe acrylic mirror on the ceiling gives the impression that the fiber optic strands continue ‘into’ the ceiling. The product can be either relaxing or stimulating depending on the model ch
The Clatterpillar is a therapeutic musical toy for children ages 3 and up to help young children with disabilities develop rhythmic movement, coordination, and improve upper extremity motor skills. Features smooth, handle-like ends for easy gripping. As the child raises one hand and lowers the other the Clatterpillar come to life with exciting clattering sounds. The Clatterpillar can encourage a child's interest in music, help them develop their coordination and motor skills, and develop rhythmi
Cmf Ol1000 Bone Growth Stimulator
The CMF OL1000 Bone Growth Stimulator is an electromagnetic stimulator designed for use in the treatment of non-healing (nonunion) fractures. This lightweight device comes in five sizes to accommodate a large variety of fracture sites. Treatment is initiated with the press of a button, and the unit counts down from 30 minutes and indicates when treatment is finished with an audible tone. The device can be used for the noninvasive treatment of an established nonunion acquired secondary to trauma,
CMF SpinaLogic is an electromagnetic stimulator designed for use by individuals who have undergone lumbar spinal fusion. This portable bone growth stimulator can be used as an adjunct electromagnetic treatment for primary lumbar spinal fusion surgery for one or two levels. The device can be worn in a seated, lying, or standing position. Treatment is initiated with the press of a button, and the unit counts down from 30 minutes and indicates when treatment is finished with an audible tone. POWER:
Conductor Transmission Gel
Conductor Transmission Gel is electrode or ultrasound gel designed for use with ultrasound or electrical stimulator units. This water-soluable, non-greasy gel is available in in a five liter jug packaged with a nineounce dispenser bottle or a case of 24 nine-ounce dispenser bottles.
Cordless Neuromuscular Back Pain Reliever
The Cordless Neuromuscular Back Pain Reliever is an electrotherapy system that delivers hours of drug-free pain relief to those suffering from lower back pain. The device employs Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS), safe, electrical pulses that block pain signals passing through nerves to the brain. The system also increases blood flow to the afflicted area to promote healing and relaxation. A small, three-button remote control initiates a 30-minute treatment session, adjusts the
Deep Penetrating Infrared Lifght (Dpl)
This Deep-Penetrating Infrared Light (DPL) is designed for individuals with arthritis or fibromyalgia or any disability which causes poor circulation or tight muscles and/or achy joints. Stimulates cellular regeneration and activates endorphins which block pain-transmitting chemicals or nerves. Can replenish skin cells and stimulate the formation of elastin, a regenerating protein, and collagen, a structural protein/connective tissue. Not intended to diagnosed, treat, curve, or prevent any disea
Dura-Stick Tens Electrodes
DURA-STICK TENS Electrodes are TENS accessories designed for use with TENS units. These single-use multi-day electrodes feature ultra-flexible construction, as well as fabric coloration to reduce visibility. These pin connector electrodes are made of polymer gel. COLOR: Tan.
Easy Tens & Premier 10S
Easy TENS and Premier 10s are Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) devices to be used by individuals with arthritis and severe physical disabilities for the symptomatic relief and management of chronic (long term) intractable a pain and as an adjuctive treatment in the management of post surgical and post traumatic acute pain problems. The Easy TENS is has a fixed pulse rate and width. The Premier 10s has an adjustable pulse rate, width and amplitude. The Both units are equipped wi
The EGS-100SL is a neuromuscular stimulator designed for relieving spasticity and spasms, increasing local blood flow, partially denervated muscle to delay atrophy from disuse, muscle re-education, stimulation of the calf following surgery to prevent phlebothrombosis, and for peripheral vascular conditions. This unit features a micro-current cut off switch, digital display, 5 to 1 ratio potentiometers, a voltage reset to zero, 0 to 30 minute operating timer, surge selector, balance control and a
Elbow Bfst Wrap
The Elbow BFST® Kit, which includes the Elbow BFST® Wrap, is designed to treat and heal elbow injuries quickly and effectively, including tennis elbow, tendonitis, pulled muscles and ligament damage. Every Blood Flow Stimulation Therapy™ (BFST®) kit includes an Energy Web® that is custom designed for use on a specific part of the body. The Elbow Energy Web® wraps up and down both sides of the elbow, making it sufficient to cover the entire joint area.
Electronic Muscle Neuromuscular Stimulator (Models Ems-1C & Ems-2C)
The Electronic Muscle Neuromuscular Stimulator, models EMS-1C and EMS-2C, are portable neuromuscular stimulators that diagnose, evaluate and treat muscle dysfunction caused by peripheral and central nervous system disorders. These stimulators are used for preventing or retarding muscle atrophy, relaxing muscle spasms, and muscle re-education. Model EMS-1C produces Interrupted DC (Galvanic) of up to 15 milliamperes (mA). Model EMS-2C produces Interrupted DC and Pulsed (Faradic) stimulation with 8
The EMS 2000 is an neuromuscular stimulator designed for use by people with neuromuscular or circulatory disabilities. This dual channel analog unit produces continuous, reciprocating and cycled stimulation patterns. The EMS 2000 features 1 to 60 seconds On/Off times, 2 seconds Off Ramp, and 0 to 8 seconds On Ramp. The system adjusts pulse rates from 1-80Hz, and 300us fixed pulse width, with adjustable output intensity from 0 to 98mA. The kit also includes four pigtail electrodes, sets of lead
The EMS 2000XL is a transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulator (TENS) that is designed to minimize chronic and acute pain associated with neurological and severe physical disabilities. Basic features include adjustable pulse rate and pulse width (8 pulses per burst and 2 burst per second); frequency range of 2 to 150Hz, and 50 to 250 us adjustable pulse width, constant current and continuous stimulation. This ergonomically designed device incorporates a sliding amplitude control cover for safety
Essential Tens System (Model S1000)
The Essentail TENS System, model S1000, is a TENS unit designed for therapeutic use. The unit offers constant current, dual isolated channels, a pulse amplitude of zero to eighty, an adjustable pulse frquency of two to 150, and an adjustable pulse width of 60 to 250. The set contains the TENS unit, lead wires, electrodes, and battery. POWER: Uses a nine-volt battery (included). Replacement batteries are available. OPTIONS: Replacement electrode set, conductive gel, 43-inch TENS lead wires, and b
EZ Trodes are self-adhesive electrodes for neuromuscular stimulation. They have soft rubber connectors and come in foil-lined re-sealable bags that preserve freshness while being easy to open and close. DIMENSIONS: Round - 2 and 2.75 inch diameter. Rectangular (LxW) - 5 x 2 inches and 2 x 2 inches.
Functional Electrical Stimulation (Fes) Arm And Leg Ergometer (Models Rt300-Slsa & Rt300-Slsap))
The Functional Electrical Stimulation Motorized Ergometer is designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury or other neurological disabilities that prevent independent arm or leg cycling. The RT300-SLSA is used directly from a wheelchair, with no transfer required. When leg cycling, the user's feet are secured in the pedals with his/her legs supported by the leg guides. Surface electrodes placed on the skin over leg muscle groups are connected by a cable to the system's controller. When
Functional Electrical Stimulation (Fes) Motorized Ergometer (Models Rt300-Sl & Rt300-Slp )
The Functional Electrical Stimulation Motorized Ergometer is a motorized FES cycle designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury. This system is used from a wheelchair, with no transfer required. The user's feet are secured in the pedals with his/her legs supported by the leg guides. Surface electrodes placed on the skin over leg muscle groups are connected by a cable to the system's controller. A computer with a color, touch-sensitive screen controls the stimulation patterns sent to t
Functional Electrical Stimulation -- A Practical Clinical Guide
The Functional Electrical Stimulation -- A Practical Clinical Guide is designed for therapists treating those individuals with upper and lower extremity disabilities to help them live free of pain. It has nine chapters: History of Electrical Stimulation, Physiological Basis of Nerve and Muscle Excitation, Principles of Electrical Stimulation, General Uses of Electrical Stimulation, Guidelines for Adjustment of Stimulation Parameters, Electrical Stimulation of the Lower Extremity, Electrical Stim
Gel Lap Pad Mazes
Students experience tactile and visual stimulation, develop hand-eye coordination, and improve finger strength and hand dexterity as they manipulate the gel to move the ball through the maze. The gel surface and foam base protect against injury caused by uncontrolled motor activity. The heat-sealed vinyl pad can be wiped clean with a disinfectant.
HandMinder is a neuromuscular stimulator designed for use in hand therapy after stroke. Housed in a glove, this portable hand rehabilitation device sends a vibration stimulus to each finger, triggering the brain to send a movement signal to the correlating muscle. The activity enhances the brain's communication with affected muscles, and repeated practice results in brain cells being more easily activated. As the neural connection improves, so does the user's motor function. The unit is portabl
High Voltage Electronic Galvanic Stimulator (Model Egs100-2S)
The High Voltage Electronic Galvanic Stimulator, model EGS100-2S, generates pules from 1 to 120 per second at voltage from 0 to 500 volts to stimulate nerves, joints, and muscles in water. Features include 2 active, moistened 2 x 2 inch or 4 x 4 inch pads and one 8 x 10 inch dispersive pad, hand applicator attachment, pulse rate and voltage intensity controls. POWER: Plug in AC current. Available in 220 volts, 50 or 60 cycles for foreign countries. DIMENSIONS: 16.75 x 11 3/8 x 8 5/8 inches. WEIG
Hyper-Flex Spiky Glove
These gloves are designed for children with autism or for children who need sensory integration. These gloves are uniquely shaped, soft, and stretchy. Small parts. Choking hazard: Not for children under 3. Designed to one size fits all (for children, ages 5 and up).
Icy Hot Tens Smart Relief
Smart Relief offers powerful, portable relief of back pain by bringing TENS technology to pain sufferers. This product is FDA approved for relief of chronic pain associated with arthritis. TENS (short for Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation) blocks the body's pain signals by sending gentle electrical pulses along the nerve, which reach the brain before the pain signals do. Smart Relief is a safe, FDA approved, wireless device that doesn't require a prescription. The Icy Hot Smart Relief
The IF-400 is an interferential current stimulator designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities, arthritis, and chronic pain for the symptomatic relief and management of chronic (long-term) intractable pain and as an adjunctive treatment in the management of post surgical and post traumatic acute pain problems. The IF-400 uses four electrodes and comes standard with a stainless steel belt clip, a carrying case, and an instructional manual. The unit has three auto sweep range
Impulse EMG Switch
The Impulse EMG Switch is designed to offer its users complete sensory of tiny muscle contractions. The Impulse detects and wirelessly transmits the EMG signal to a Bluetooth receiver (included). Specialized software then processes the activity as a traditional switch “click”. Combining this wireless power with popular accessibility programs such as EZ-Keys, allows users to fully control their computer with the smallest of muscle activity. Impulse is specifically designed for persons with physic
Intelect Hvp-High Volt Portable Stimulator
The Intelect HVP-High Volt Portable Stimulator is a neuromuscular stimulator designed for use in therapeutic, clinical, or home settings for people with muscle spasms, poor circulation, or reduced range of motion. This single-channel unit offers continuous or alternating modes and twin-peak, high-voltage pulsed current. The frequency is adjustable from one to 1000 pulses per second and the voltage output is zero to 330 volts. POWER: Uses two nine-volt batteries or an alternating current (AC) lin
Intelect Hvp2 High Volt Portable Digital Stimulator
The Intelect HVP2 High Volt Portable Digital Stimulator is a neuromuscular stimulator designed for use in therapeutic, clinical, or home settings for people with muscle spasms, poor circulation, or reduced range of motion. This single-channel monophasic unit offers dual intensity dial controls and pulsed high volt current. The frequency is adjustable from one to 1000 pulses per second and the voltage output is zero to 330 volts. POWER: Uses two nine-volt batteries or an alternating current (AC)
Intelect Legend Stimulator
The Intelect Legend Stimulator is an interferential current stimulator designed for use in therapeutic settings. Available in two- or four-channel models, the lightweight stimulator offers interferential, premodulated, Rusian, and high volt waveforms. Features include a clear liquid crystal display (LCD), membrane overlays for selection of controls, and the ability to store start-up parameters.
Intelect Legend Stimulator / Ultrasound Combination Units
The Intelect Legend Stimulator/Ultrasound Combination Units are combination interferential current stimulators and ultrasound units designed for use in therapeutic settings. Available in two- or four-channel models, the units include Quick Start 1-2-Go Software for ease of use. Other features include interferential, premodulated, Russian, and high volt wave forms. The dual frequency ultrasound features a soundhead which offers one MegaHertz (MHz) and 3.3 MHz frequencies and 10, 20, or 50 percen
Intelect Legend Ultrasound
The Intelect Legend Ultrasound is an ultrasound unit designed for therapeutic use. This dual-frequency system features a choice of soundhead size, all with one and 3.3 megaHertz (MHz) frequencies; 10, 20, and 50 percent and continuous duty cycle selections and head warming; large multi-segment LED display; and membrane overlays for control selection. Electronic Signature control enables use of optional soundheads. OPTIONS: 2, 5, or 10 square centimeter soundheads.
The Intelect TENS is designed for therapeutic use.This dual-channel device is intended for relief, control, and management of pain. The unit offers fully-adjustable parameters, including frequency, pulse, three modulation modes, and a timer. A control panel cover and an attached battery cover are standard. This system includes the TENS, a set of lead wires, self-adhesive electrodes, a manual, and a carrying case. POWER: Uses a replacable nine-volt battery (included). A rechargeable nine-volt NiC
Kid Companions Chewelry Black Circle W/ Organic Cotton Lanyard
Chewelry is a stylish, non-toxic, plastic piece of chewable jewelry that is designed to keep students from chewing on their pens and clothes. Chewelry can help students work through their chewing tendencies and provides a more appropriate alternative. Meant for both boys and girls, Chewelry can satisfy the need for chewing while still being acceptable in the classroom. The heart shape also has an added oval dip similar in shape and function as a "worry stone" for rubbing. Each piece of Chewelry
Kidcompanions Undercover Tape
UnderCover Tape is a self-adhesive fabric tape made to cover up itchy seams. The special adhesive formula is hypoallergenic and latex-free so those with allergies and sensitive skin are also able to get rid of the itching associated with clothing tags.
Knee Bfst Wrap
The Knee BFST® Kit, which includes the Knee BFST® Wrap, is designed to treat and heal strained tendons, tendonitis, pulled muscles, meniscus injuries and torn ligaments quickly and effectively. Every Blood Flow Stimulation Therapy™ (BFST®) kit includes an Energy Web® that is custom designed for use on a specific part of the body. The Knee Energy Web® wraps up and down both sides and around the top and bottom of the knee, making it sufficient to cover the entire joint. If the injury or condition
Large Ball Chair
The Large Ball Chair is a seating product designed for children with Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder to promote healthy posture and concentration. When the brain is stimulated in that manner, it is easier to focus on processing new information, exam taking and other pertinent aspects of classroom learning.
Learning Resources Beaker Creatures Liquid Reactor Super Lab - Toy of The Year Finalist
The Learning Resources Beaker Creatures Liquid Reactor Super Lab - Toy of The Year Finalist is an educational product designed for children with learning disabilities to teach them science concepts, collecting creatures, discovering reactor liquid and experimenting with the working science set.
Learning Resources LER6801 Alphabet Soup Sorters, 209 Pieces
The Learning Resources LER6801 Alphabet Soup Sorters, 209 Pieces is an educational game designed for students grades Pre-K and up with learning disabilities to support alphabet awareness by recognizing letter sounds and shapes. Also builds early vocabulary, oral language, sorting and fine motor skills. Set includes 26 durable cardboard cans with plastic lids, 130 die-cut photo cards, 52 letter cards and activity guide. Each can holds one uppercase and one lowercase letter and 5 object cards feat
Learning Resources Spike The Fine Motor Hedgehog
Learning Resources Spike The Fine Motor Hedgehog is an educational toy designed for children ages 18 months and up with fine motor disabilities to build fine motor skills with. Chunky, peg-shaped pieces that fit to the back of this Hedgehog. Colorful quills help children build color recognition, sorting and counting skills through fine motor skill games. Now fine motor Intrinsic toys come with easy to grasp pieces that toddler and preschool hands can hold. Fine motor set includes two-piece Hedge
Lectra+4 4-Channel Interferential And Muscle Stimulator
Lectra+4 is an interferential and muscle stimulator designed for use by individuals with circulatory, neurological, lower extremity, or upper extremity disabilities or chronic pain. Applications include chronic pain management, relief from muscle spasms, increasing blood circulation, increasing range of motion, treatment of muscle disuse atrophy, and muscle re-education. This device can be used with standard electrodes or conductive garments. It has four independent channels with five preset pro
Leg Bfst Wrap
The Leg BFST® Kit, which includes the Leg BFST® Wrap, is designed to treat and heal leg injuries quickly and effectively, including soft tissue injuries of the leg (i.e., hamstring injuries, shin splints, tendonitis, pulled muscles and ligament damage). Every Blood Flow Stimulation Therapy™ (BFST®) kit includes an Energy Web® that is custom designed for use on a specific part of the body. The Energy Web®, which is built into the Leg BFST® Wrap, will fully cover any injuries of the leg, arm and b
The Mini Wand is a portable relaxation alerting tool designed for those individuals with sensory disabilities to use for vibrating stimulation. This can be useful for those who have a difficulty sitting in one place, finishing a task, focusing, or with tactile sensitivities. It can be used in stressful situations (vibration can have a calming effect) and at low energy moments (vibration can have an alerting effect). It can be kept in a backpack, purse or glove box for "emergency use". This produ
The Neck Therapy Massager is a product designed to dispel moisture and pain for individuals with cervical collar or neck pain. It uses a method of dredging blood vessels. The device adopts low frequency electric therapy, magnetic therapy, infrared therapy, music therapy and vibration massage by way of high frequency energy field that penetrates into the body’s deep tissue. Use the Neck Massager and experience a relaxing, highly proficient multifunctional massage with this systematic therapy. It
Ness H200 Hand Rehabilitation System
The NESS H200 Hand Rehabilitation System is a neuromuscular stimulator designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities associated with brain injury, stroke, spinal cord injury, or other neurological injuries. This system uses mild electrical stimulation to improve arm function and help the user get the most out of therapy while reducing complications such as muscle spasms. The system's two main parts are an orthosis that wraps around the user's forearm and wrist, and a connecte
Ness L300 Foot Drop System
The NESS L300 Foot Drop System is a functional electrical stimulation (FES) system designed for use by individuals with stroke, traumatic brain injury (TBI), multiple sclerosis (MS), or spinal cord injury (SCI). This wireless system uses mild stimulation to lift the foot to help the user walk more safely and easily. The lightweight unit fits just below the user's knee and can be put on and taken off with one hand.
Ness L300 Plus System
The NESS L300 Plus System is a functional electrical stimulation (FES) system designed for use by individuals with stroke, traumatic brain injury (TBI), multiple sclerosis (MS), or spinal cord injury (SCI). This wireless system adds a thigh stimulation cuff to the NESS L300 Foot Drop System (see separate entry) to provide knee flexion and extension in addition to ankle dorsiflexion during gait. uses mild stimulation to help the user walk more safely and easily as well as facilitate muscle re-ed
Neurocontrol Freehand System
The NeuroControl Freehand System is a myoelectric prosthetic hand designed for use by individuals who have quadriplegia as a result of a spinal cord injury and have some use of an upper arm or shoulder. The system is an implanted medical device which enables many with quadriplegia to regain the use of a paralyzed hand. It combines neural prosthetics, using electrical stimulation to replace the original nerve impulses whose pathway is interrupted by spinal cord injury, with conventional reconstru
Neuroeducator Electromyography (Emg) Biofeedback System
The NeuroEDUCATOR Electromyography (EMG) Biofeedback System is an EMG feedback unit designed for use by individuals with stroke, head trauma, spinal cord injury, cerebral palsy, or other neuromuscular disorders. The unit can be used in neuromuscular therapy aimed at returning or improving voluntary muscle control. Through visual and audio feedback, the patient learns how to reproduce, maintain, and control EMG responses to improve muscle function.
Nonni uses facial recognition technology to monitor the child from a distance. The drone would be stationary unless the child strayed from the safe space. At that point, the drone would hover toward the child and use a recorded voice message from the parent to prompt the child to go to a safe area.
Plantar Bfst Wrap
The Plantar BFST® Kit, which includes the Plantar BFST® Wrap, is designed to treat and heal heel and bottom of foot injuries quickly and effectively, including plantar fasciitis, heel spurs, and all other lower foot concerns. Every Blood Flow Stimulation Therapy™ (BFST®) kit includes an Energy Web® that is custom designed for use on a specific part of the body. The Plantar Energy Web® runs the full length of the plantar and wraps up and around the back of the heel, making it sufficient to cover
Portable Pulsed High Voltage Electro Galvanized Stimulator (Model Egs-300)
The Portable Pulsed High Voltage Electro-Galvanized Stimulator, model EGS-300, generates pulses from 1 to 100 per second at voltage from 0 to 330 volts to stimulate nerves and muscles. Features include 2 active moistened 2 x 2 inch pads with one 5 x 8 inch dispersive pad, dials for pulse frequency and voltage regulation and switch for continuous current or alternative current to each pad. This product is designed for use in water, over joints or muscles. It comes with a carrying case with handle
The ProMax is a transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulator (TENS) that is designed to minimize chronic and acute pain associated with neurological and severe physical disabilities. This device features pulse duration compensation and true strength duration modulation to ensure the continuous stimulation of sensory nerve thresholds. It also has a "soft turn-on" feature that automatically shuts off power to the unit if an electrode or leadwire comes loose, and all leadwires are recessed into the
Qualcare Tens Electrodes
QualCare TENS Electrodes are TENS Electrodes designed for use with TENS units. Available in prewired and pin-type models, these electrodes have cloth faces and use silver-coated carbon to reduce impedance across the face, eliminate hot spots, and lower resistance. Molded wire/connector is easier to hold, connect, and disconnect. The electrodes are reusable and the rehydratable gel can be restored with a drop of water. Reusable poly pouches protect the electrodes and extend life. The pin-type ele
Rib-It-Ball Heavy Duty Insert
The Rib-It-Ball Heavy Duty Insert is designed for use by children with fine motor, cognitive, and visual disabilities. These bladders are a little heavier than our balloon inserts but they will withstand even the toughest of play and playground activities. Although very strong, the ball is intended for throwing, catching, and general play activities. We do not recommend that children be allowed to sit or stand on the ball.
Electrically conductive clothing for chest, waist, hips, legs, and other body parts. Built in conductors from the garments are incorporated at strategic anatomical treatment areas and are to be used in conjunction with TENS, EMS or FES devices. Stimulation is received through the garments without the direct skin contact of the skin from the transducers. Mobility is not restricted.
Senseez Touchable Vibrating Pillow
The Senseez Touchable Vibrating Pillow is a pillow made of furry material designed for people with neurological disabilities to give tactile input. Comes in four different styles: Furry Cow, Fuzzy Dino, Plushy Jelly and Bumpy Turtle. Good for the most sensitive children.
Senso Brush Oral Stimulator
The Senso Brush by Sensory University is a tool for both therapists and parents of children with oral defensiveness or sensory issues. Children with many sensory disorders are constantly seeking sensory stimulation. The Senso Brush can be used to directly stimulate areas of the mouth both inside and out. Due to its alternating textures, this brush is ideal for children with feeding difficulties. By introducing new textures, it's easier for a child to process a wider variety of food textures. Thi
Designed for children and adults with autism and tactile sensitivity and defensiveness, sensory brushes provide a therapeutic combination of deep pressure and tactile stimulation. When supervised by a trained occupational therapist, these sensory brushes are suitable for use as part of the Wilbarger Protocol, a recognized method frequently used to reduce sensory defensiveness. Use at school, home or in the clinic for calming, or before focused attention is required.
Sensory Tactile Balls
The Spiky Tactile Balls - Set of 3 is a set of three therapeutic play balls or sensory integration objects designed for use by children with motor sensory disorders or sensory under-responders who need an object to play with.The spikes are firm enough to use for deep pressure and massage, but soft enough to encourage exploration. The small bumps on these balls also make them easy to catch. For ages 3 and up.
The Shape SENSEation is designed for use by children with fine motor, cognitive, and visual disabilities. The device is made up of six different soft shapes all with their own unique textures, shapes, colors and interactivity. Each of the six shapes, which consist of a Star, Circle, Crescent, Triangle, Square and Heart, is symmetrically divided so that children can pull them apart and reshape them according to their shapes, patterns and textures.
Shoulder Bfst Wrap
The Shoulder BFST® Kit, which includes the Shoulder BFST® Wrap, is designed to treat and heal shoulder injuries quickly and effectively, including soft tissue and repetitive stress injuries (i.e., rotator cuff and frozen shoulder). Every Blood Flow Stimulation Therapy™ (BFST®) kit includes an Energy Web® that is custom designed for use on a specific part of the body. The Shoulder Energy Web® wraps all around the front and back of the shoulder and extends slightly down the arm, making it sufficie
Snow Ball Crunch Ball
The Snow Ball Crunch Ball is a product designed for children ages three and up with sensory processing disorder to play with. Good addition to a sensory room. This unique sensory squeeze ball features the sound and feel of fresh snow without the cold. Lightweight and portable for sensory play anywhere. Free Shipping.
Sonicator (Models 705, 706, 710 & 720)
The Sonicator, models 705/706/710/720, are ultrasound units designed to treat both acute and chronic conditions for the relief of pain. All electrotherapeutic units come with an applicator, a mounting plate and instructions for correct and safe usage. Intensity levels differ for each unit, ranging from 5cm2 - 10cm2. Model 720 offers a choice of pencil style applicators differing in pulsating intensities. WEIGHT: Models 705 and 706 are 12 pounds. Models 710 and 720 are 13 pounds.
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a neurostimulation device to restore motor function in individuals with spinal cord injury—specifically individuals with paraplegia. Funded through the National Institutes of Health and the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation researchers succeeded in restoring considerable movement to a paraplegic man’s paralyzed legs using a Medtronic stimulator. The Medtronic stimulator provides continual direct “epidural electrical stimulation” of t
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a product that treats chronic back pain for individuals with arthritis and other conditions causing chronic back pain. Spinovo (spine + new) is a concept smart clothing product that uses modular packs to treat back pain through heating, cooling, and transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) therapies, as well as incorporating bend sensors to ensure the wearer maintains the correct posture. The designer, Justine Smith, studied at
The SPORTX is a high voltage pulsed direct current and transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulator (TENS) designed for use by people with muscle spasms, poor circulation, or reduced range of motion due to a neurological or severe physical disability. This lightweight, wearable device delivers positive and negative current directly to the site of pain through the use of electrodes applied to the skin. It can also constrict blood vessels like an ice pack and relax blood vessels like a heating pad t
Bodyworn EMS (neuromuscular electrical system) unit for home electrical muscle stimulation for people with paralysis. The electrodes are attached to stretchable garments to be worn tight against the skin (all seams are on the outside to prevent pressure areas). Two dual-channel muscle stimulators have timing controls, intensity controls, and on/off light indicators. Package includes long tights, gluteal briefs, abdominal belt, 5 liters of gel, applicator and gym bag. Uppoer extremity shirt avail
Superactive LED Bubble Tubes
A Bubble Tube is a key component of a sensory room, providing a visual filter for incoming sensory overload. The combination of ever-changing bubbles and colors creates of calming and relaxing for overactive individuals or stimulating withdrawn individuals. Watching bubbles in action helps visual development and perception, color recognition, and communications skills.
Sys*stim Stimulators (Models Me206, Me207, Me207A & Me220)
Sys*Stim Stimulators are electrical neuromuscular stimulator units designed to treat both acute and chronic pain for indidividuals involved in TENS (Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation) treatment. In general, these electrotherapy units include pads, sponges, electrode straps, mounting plates, screws and instructions. Models 206A & 207A are two channel stimulator units with dual intensity controls that let you treat opposing muscle groups at the same time. They feature reciprocation a
Tactile Tiger Chewable Arm Band
The Tactile Tiger Arm Band is a completely safe chew toy for those requiring tactile input. The band is constructed from an FDA approved material which is safe for oral use. The top of the band offers a raised tiger surface for children who use tactile stimulation as a calming or self regulation behavior method. This product is idea to use anytime a child needs to practice self calming. Dishwasher safe top rack. SIZES: One size. CAPACITY: For ages 3 and up. COLOR: Variety. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As
Tens (Models 1000 & 2000)
TENS, models 1000 and 2000, are transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) devices designed to be used by individuals with arthritis and severe physical disabilities for the symptomatic relief and management of chronic (long term) intractable pain and as an adjunctive treatment in the management of post surgical and post traumatic acute pain problems. They are equipped with dual isolated channels, with two leads per channel. The pulse amplitude (constant current) is adjustable from 0 -
The Theracane is a nueromuscular stimulator designed to enhance pain management skills for individuals with soft tissue injuries or those with acute or chronic back pain, headache or cumulative trauma. The device may also be useful for those with fibromyalgia or arthritis or who have had a stroke. The Theracane is a fiberglass curved stick with six convenintly posistioned knobs on it and works on the basic concept of trigger points in the scapular region, lower back and shoulder. It also works f
Tinkertron EMG Switch
The Tinkertron EMG Switch is designed to offer its users complete sensory of tiny muscle contractions. The switch is designed to detect and convert electromyographic (EMG) signals which are present on the skin through muscle activity in the user’s body into electrical information that is processed and input into a special switch closure used to output/activate the user’s assistive technology/device such as a wheelchair, keyboard, etc. The input to the EMG switch comes from cloth electrodes, whic
Transcutaneous Transducer Garments.
Electrode garments constructed from elasticized fabric incorporating highly conductive fibers at strategic anatomical treatment areas. Garments are used for pain management or disuse atrophy with TENS, NMES or FES devices. Stimulation is received throughout the garment without direct skin contact from conductors. Requires no special skin preparation or tapes. Garments provide accessibility to individual or multiple body parts.
Travel Sleep Sound Therapy System
The Travel Sleep Sound Therapy System is a portable clock with four different alarms for people with insomnia or tinnitus. It can be used for blocking out hotel noises. With Travel Sleep Sound Therapy System, the user can create a soothing sleep environment whole traveling or at home. Features 18 authentic, high fidelity built-in sounds: Ocean Surf, North Woods, Thunderstorm, White Noise, Night Train, Spring Rain, Island Surf, Bonfire, Stream, Hidden Cove, Wind, Asian Garden, Song Birds, Harbor
The Trendable is a product designed for those individuals ages three and up to apply pressure to themselves. Engages the body in two ways – the vibration and the muscles needed to squeeze and trigger the vibration. Automatically shuts off when pressure is reduced. Comforting sleep accessory. There is a sound that could be distracting to others. Made for hugging, not for sitting on.
Ultimate Body Garment Total Back Vest (Model Ucg-Tb)
The Ultimate Body Garment Total Back Vest is an electrode garment designed for use by individuals needing electrotherapy stimulation as indicated by their physician, but who are unable to position electrodes independently. The vest is designed to be used with Conductive Garment Pads and can be used with any electrical stimulator.
The VersaStim 380 Medium Frequency Neuro-muscular Stimulator is an externally triggered electronic stimulator designed for muscle re-education via facilitation of muscle contraction and via augmentation of motor recruitment, pain modulation, increase of local blood circulation, relaxation of muscle spasm, prevention or retardation of atrophy of disuse, and post-surgical stimulation of calf muscles to prevent phlebothrombosis. FEATURES: This microprocessor controlled unit features measurement of
The Vibrating Brush is a product for those individuals ages three and up with sensory processing disorder to use. "Brush" hair, body or sides of sink or bathtub. After removing the plastic barrier from the batteries, the user can ensure the small clear/white rubber band is in place to prevent water from entering the interior. Hold in hands prior to handwriting activities if grip is too tight or too weak due to poor sensory feedback. There is a sound that could be distracting to others.
Vocare Bladder System
The VOCARE Bladder System is an externally triggered electrical stimulator designed for people 16 years of age and older with spinal cord injuries. This surgically implanted system enables individuals with intact bladder contractions to empty their bladders on demand and, after voiding the bladder, have a low volume of residual urine. The system is comprised of surgically implanted internal components and an external control unit. A pacemaker-style receiver-stimulator is surgically implanted un
Wahl Hot-Cold Therapeutic Massager
The Wahl Hot-Cold Therapeutic Massager is a custom massager designed to relieve pain for people with fibromyalgia or a chronic pain condition. May be used for temporary muscle aches as well. This massager comes with a variety of heads for different results. Includes hand held massager, 7 attachments, storage case, and instructions. Heat helps increase circulation for muscle comfort and relaxation. Can be used by both men and women.
WalkAide is a functional electrical stimulator (FES) designed for use by individuals with foot drop. This device simulates the typical nerve-to-muscle signals in the leg and foot, effectively lifting the toes at the appropriate time. The resulting movement is a smoother, more natural and safer stepping motion, and faster walking for longer distances with less fatigue. This device offers one-handed operation and application and is a small, self-contained unit that attaches to the leg below the kn
Wearable Tens Unit-Type Patch
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a wearable patch based on Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) technology to provide relief for various types of pain for people with disabilities or pain disorders. Developed by Thimble Bioelectronics, this wearable TENS patch uses low voltage electrical stimulation to help provide relief for certain types of pain. The patch was inspired when Thimble's CEO and founder, Shaun Rahimi, was working on a device to help with his
The WilloMD is a pain relief stimulator and heat therapy system designed for use by individuals with acute or chronic joint pain, including arthritis. This medical device applies dynamic photonic and thermal kinetic energie to the skin surface to relieve joint pain, improve mobility, promote healing, and speed return to performance. The device contains a mini-computer preloaded with Willo OS5 software. A proprietary algorithm targets and treats by calculating and delivering a digital prescripti
Wrist Bfst Wrap
The Wrist BFST® Kit, which includes the Wrist BFST® Wrap, is designed to treat and heal wrist injuries quickly and effectively, including soft tissue injuries of the wrist (i.e., carpal tunnel syndrome, wrist sprain, pulled muscles, tendonitis, and bursitis). Every Blood Flow Stimulation Therapy™ (BFST®) kit includes an Energy Web® that is custom designed for use on a specific part of the body. The Wrist Energy Web® wraps all the way around the wrist, making it sufficient to cover the entire are