CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a means for an individual who has had a stroke to move under a dining table after sitting on a chair. A glide was attached to the bottom of each leg of a standard dining room chair. This enabled the chair to slide more easily on the carpet while keeping the chair stable when the user sat down on it. TITLE: Post Stroke Assistance. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 25, Number 2, Winter 2005: P. 10-11. PAGES: 3 (including cover).
The Ergonomic Office Chair with Headrest is an adjustable office chair designed to provide, neck, back, and head support for individuals while working at a desk. Ergonomically designed, this chair features pneumatic seat height adjustment, 360-degree swivel, tilt tension adjustment, and tilt to lock chair in upright position. A two-to-one synchro-tilt (back reclines at two-to-one ratio to seat angle) allows the user to recline while keeping seat cushion relatively level to the floor. Other feat
The Eurotech Adjustable Intensive Task Chair is an office chair with height adjustment designed for use by individuals who require position changes throughout the day. This seat is designed to provide ergonomic comfort, tension control, and lumbar support for individuals who sit at a desk all day. The seat is covered in 100 percent olefin fabric and has a thick foam cushion. Other features include pneumatic height control; a swivel, tilt seat; an adjustable-height ratchet back; independent back
The Executive Ergonomic Task Chair is an adjustable office chair designed for use by individuals who require position changes throughout the day. This chair is designed to provide lumbar support for individuals who sit at a desk for long periods. Features include a lock tilt swivel mechanism, gas lift height adjustment, seat pitch adjustment, back height and pitch adjustments, and 7-position adjustable height armrests. DIMENSIONS: The overall height is 46.5 to 50 inches. Seat (WxD): 20 x 19.5 in
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with short stature to sit comfortably at her desk. A commercially-available swiveling desk chair was purchased and virtually rebuilt. The seat was removed from its existing base and mounted on a custom-built parallelogram-shaped base which was attached to a screwjack to raise and lower the chair height while keeping the seat horizontal. The screwjack was powered by a 50-watt direct-current (DC) motor. This enabled the user to sit on the chair a
The Neutral Posture Chair - 6000 Series is an adjustable office chair designed for use to provide back support while working at a desk. This chair has a high back with adjustable back height and angle and an inflatable lumbar pad. This chair features six seat size and contour options with adjustable seat height, depth, angle, and tension. It has adjustable arm height, width and 360-degree armpad rotation. The 6000 Series also has a plastic outer shell and a multi-function mechanism with seat sli
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a chair that allows a person to swivel into position at a dining room table. Cut the legs of a barstool with a swivel seat to a height that allows the resulting chair to fit under a dining table. Using wood screws or nails, attach a plywood base to the four legs of the chair for stability. If necessary, place an additional cushion on the seat to bring the person to the proper height for eating. MATERIALS: Bar stool with swivel seat; plywood; nails or wood s
The ZackBack Posture Chair is an adjustable office chair that provides postural support for individuals with back pain. This chair has two adjustable back support pads, one at the lower thoracic level and the other in the sacral region. The chair's sacral support stabilizes the pelvis in its proper neutral position, while the chair's lower thoracic support elevates and stabilizes the rib cage. Together, they prevent a slumped sitting posture.