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Adapted pen to be able to write with mouth
The mouthpiece on the pen makes it easier to write with the mouth – suitable for persons with extensive disabilities
The pen is fitted with a mouthpiece made of a Plexiglas tube. The tube is placed on the pen and flattened to where it extends beyond the pen.
User only uses mouth pen to sign her name. This adaptation provides her with a good grip in her mouth.
User’s occupational therapist
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Nina lives in an apartment. She is working part time. She was injured in 1996 and has a high tetraplegia (C4). She is a ventilator user. She has two personal assistants 24 hours a day.
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