Arm supports

Project  / Project number: 507 2007  /  Status:


The challenge

Arm supportsThe client has arthrogythrosis and cannot raise her arms.

Adjustable Tensator springs were mounted on beams coupled by bearings to uprights which clamp to the wheelchair frame. The springs tension cords connected through pulleys to four slings, two each for wrists and elbows.

The client can now use her arms for everyday tasks.