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Wood board with opening between sofas
Wood board with opening between sofas

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Berth on sailboat

Solution for persons with incontinence problems.

Description
Each of the long sides of the saloon has a sofa. A large double bed can be formed by placing a wood board between the sofas with a mattress on top. The board has a semicircular opening through which the catheter bag can be placed. At night the user has a urinary condom and a bag with a long tube.

Authors comments
Urine may leak if the catheter bag has a short tube; this risk is greatly reduced by using a long tube. The urine bag can sit on the floor.

Manufacturer
Peter Riddebäck

Idea
Claes Hultling

Paid for by
The user

Tip is dated from 2005

Categories for this tip
recreation, leisure » water sports and boats, self care » toileting, Tips and tricks from people with Low tetraplegia with partly function in arms/hands (C7- Th1, ASIA A, B).

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