• Human-Translated Fact Sheets and Video
  • Large Print
Category: Bathtub Seats General

Spool Roll.

AbleData does not produce, distribute or sell any of the products listed on this website, but we provide you with information on how to contact manufacturers or distributors of these products. If you are interested in purchasing a product, you can find companies who sell it below.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Provides prone positioning to prevent hyperextension and internal rotation of the upper extremities of child in prone position. Using a spool that comes with rolls of chain or rope, cut a bottom edge from each disk on the ends of the spool so the spool will no longer roll. Place the flat edges on the floor and pad the center of the roll with a towel and place child prone over the center roll with the extremities forward. a small pillow may be placed under the chest for further support. Roll can be turned over and used as a rocking prone support to facilitate head extension, weight bearing on the upper extremities, protective extension forward and weight bearing or rocking in four-point kneeling. Includes pictures. SKILLS REQUIRED: Simple woodworking. AUTHOR: Gajdosik, C; Gajdosik, R. TITLE: Spool Roll for Positioning the Child Prone. REF: Journal: Physical Therapy: Vol 61 No 9 September: P 1288- 1289. 1981.

Available

Price Check
as of: 
07/26/1996
 
Processing...


Driving Walking/Biking Public Transit  Get Directions