A Standing Wheelchair is one that supports the user in a nearly standing position. They can be used as both a wheelchair and a standing frame, allowing the user to sit or stand in the wheelchair as they wish. They often go from sitting to standing with a hydraulic pump or electric-powered assist.
Standing Wheelchair Manual Levo
HEALTH BENEFITS
A standing wheelchair improves the user’s:
• pressure relief
• bladder function
• contractures
• digestion
• bone density
• circulatory activity
• respiration
PSYCHOLOGICAL BENEFITS
A standing wheelchair improves the user’s:
• independence
• self esteem
• social status
• communication
• quality of life
FUNCTIONAL BENEFITS
A standing wheelchair allows the user
easier community integration
• at school
• at work
• at leisure
• at home
• in therapy
• in your daily life
FINANCIAL BENEFITS
A standing wheelchair means:
• less medication
• less home modifications
• higher chances for full employment
• less assistance required
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For information on Levo Standing Manual Chairs please click