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Mechanical Bar Attachment for bed / hi-lo mat to facilitate transfers

brigittemcbrigittemc Member Posts: 11
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My husband is a C7 quad and I was wondering if anyone has come across a Mechanical device that would facilitate self transfers by enabling the patient to use his arms to pull himself up to a seated position.  

Something similar to this could be used for exercise if attached to a hi-lo matt as well as potentially empowering self transfer if it were replaced with a stable T bar type attachment.  

Anyone have ideas on where I could buy one of these?


  • JHPRCJHPRC Moderator, Information Specialist Posts: 42 Information Specialist
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    edited April 2019
    Hi and thank you for posting your questions a helpful website you can visit to search for equipment is called AbleData, www.AbleData.com.  AbleData is a database for unbiased, comprehensive information on products, solutions and resources to improve productivity and ease life’s tasks. This website may give you some options. You are also welcome to call the Paralysis Resource Center 1-800-539-7309 and speak to an Information Specialist. 
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