A modified amputation support from Panthera is used to prop up one leg. The standard support is extended with an additional support plate and placed in a bracket that is screwed onto the footrest. The support can easily be removed when moving in tight spaces. A small cushion from IKEA is used for padding.
Sores or wounds on the foot or leg heal faster when the leg is raised. It was important For the user to have a convenient easily removable support that would not get in the way when moving around in tight spaces.
Panthera, www.panthera.se (last checked May 2017)
This tip is from 2011