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Shower handle with selecta band (close-up)
Shower handle with selecta band (close-up)

Shower stall
Shower stall

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Adapted shower handle

"Selecta band" on shower handle makes it possible for persons without dexterity to hold on in the shower

A plastic strap with holes (selecta band) is attached in the shower handle and provides a sturdy hold.

Build instructions
Unscrew the shower handle and thread in the "selecta" band.

Paid for by
County Council

Editors comments
The selecta band is no longer available, but Varsam has a product that can serve the same purpose: an elastic strap with two loops that can be placed on flatware, etc (Strap, item number: R6094); see www.varsam.se (in Sweden), last checked April 2017.

Tip is dated from 2007

Categories for this tip
carrying, moving and handling objects » lifting and carrying, self care » washing oneself, Tips and tricks from people with High tetraplegia with partly function in arms/hands (C5-6, ASIA A, B).

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