Tips and tricks from people with spinal cord injuries (SCI).
Universal holder on wrist bandage
Holder for flatware and typing sticks sewn onto wrist bandage, suitable for persons without wrist function or finger dexterity
Description Anders uses a wrist stabilizing bandage from Rehband. A fabric pocket sewn inside the hand on the upper edge is used as a holder for flatware, pens and writing sticks. The fabric pocket on the right hand is open at both ends. He inserts the spoon from the thumb side, the writing stick from the pinky side. On the left hand the fabric pocket is only open on the pinky side. He only uses the writing stick with his left hand.
Made by Relative (fabric pocket)
Paid for by County council (wrist bandage)
Whose idea The user
This tip is from 2007
Anders lives together with his partner in a house. He is working part time. He was injured in 1989 and has a high spinal cord injury (C4-5). He has personal assistance.
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