Shower chair with soft back and swinging armrest

A small shower chair that helps maintain balance.

Shower chair with soft back and swinging armrest
Shower chair with soft back and swinging armrest

Description
Shower chair with soft back and swinging armrest. Used in conjunction with pressure-reducing cushion, ROHO-MINI-MAX. (see shower cushion).

Model: an old model from ETAC, which is no longer manufactured.

Users comments
Erika is satisfied with the shower chair; she finds it doesn’t take a lot of space, allows for easy transfers, and makes it easy to maintain her balance.

Made by
ETAC, www.etac.com/exp (last checked May 2017)

Purchased from
Hjälpmedelservice (Assistive device services)

Paid for by
County council

Editors comments
An equivalent showerchair which you can get today is ETAC Kombinera, shower and toilet chair frame with back and folding armrests (last checked May 2017).

This tip is from 2005

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Used successfully in many contexts, such as the shower, airplane trips, the car, etc..

Tipsare: Erika

Erika lives in a house together with her partner and two infants. She is working part time. In 1994 she was injured and has a low tetraplegia (C7). Sometimes she uses help provided by the local government when she is going out with her children.