Shower chair with holder for ventilator tube

Small tilting shower chair – suitable for persons with compromised balance

Shower chair Tripp
Shower chair Tripp

Description
Shower chair with tipping seat, it can be tipped up to 30°. The armrests can be folded up and locked. Adjustable height footrest.
Model: Tripp from ETAC

A pressure relieving Roho cushion is used for the seat cushion.
Model: ROHO Uno, high profile

A holder for the ventilator tube is attached to the armrest of the shower chair. The holder consists of foam rubber wrapped around the armrest. The tube is held in place by Velcro attached to the foam rubber.

Users comments
This shower chair is intended for children and adolescents, but the user is short and wants a shower chair that does not take up much space. She has compromised balance so tipping the chair allows her to sit securely and relaxed.

Made by
Hjälpmedelcentralen (assistive device center) (adaptation)

Purchased from
Showerchair: ETAC, www.etac.com/ ; Roho-cushion: The Roho Group, www.therohogroup.com (last checked February 2017)

Paid for by
County Council

Editors comments
Shower chair for adults with similar function are Etac Mobile Tilt from Etac, www.etac.com (last checked February 2017).

This tip is from 2008

Holder for ventilator tube (close-up)
Holder for ventilator tube (close-up)

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Tipsare: Nina

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.