Friday, 10 October 2014
HEAVY DUTY WHEELCHAIR
HEAVY DUTY WHEELCHAIR USES
The Karma 8020 wheelchair is a lightweight, foldable heavy duty transport wheelchairs. The chair not only has a fold-down back but is completely foldable for easy transport. The heavy duty chair also comes standard with a set of anti-tippers as well as elevating leg-rests and is engineered to maintain a weight capacity of 400 lbs.
Heavy Duty Wheelchair Transport Chair has a reinforced steel frame with dual cross braces to accommodate bariatric users up to 450 lbs. The seat upholstery is also reinforced and includes a carry pouch in back. The Heavy Duty Transport Chair also includes a number of premium options at a discount price.
Wheelchair seating systems are designed for wheelchair users to redistribute pressure from areas of the body that are at risk of pressure ulcers. For someone in the sitting position, the parts of the body that are the most at risk for tissue breakdown include the ischial tuberosities, coccyx, sacrum and greater trochanters. Wheelchair cushions are also used to provide stability, comfort, aid posture and absorb shock.