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Anpassat bokstöd i trä, (svensk text)

Adapted book support
Adapted book support

Holder for mouth stick (close-up)
Holder for mouth stick (close-up)

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Adapted book support in wood

Adapted to be able to turn pages with a mouth stick - suitable for persons with extensive disabilities

Description
The book support can be adjusted at different angles and has an edge at the lower end.
The book support is adapted so that the user can turn pages with a mouth stick: Two adjustable sticks are screwed to the edge of the support to hold the pages in place. The book support also has a holder for a mouth stick.

Authors comments
When she reads a thin book another book is placed behind it.

Manufacturer
User's occupational therapist (adaptation of book support)

Purchased from
Book support: Swereco, www.swereco.se (last checked March 2017) (in Swedish)

Paid for by
County Council

Tip is dated from 2008

Categories for this tip
education » reading for education, recreation, leisure » reading, work, employment, occupation » reading at work, Tips and tricks from people with High tetraplegia without function in arms and hands (C2-4, ASIA A, B).

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Tip is dated from 2008.

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