Serving the Seating & Wheeled Mobility Professional
Created for consumers who need a high
level of skin protection, have asymmetrical
postures or require progressive positioning,
the ROHO Quadtro Select is available in low,
mid or high profiles, in widths and depths
from 12" to 24". As long as the Quadtro
Select (HCPCS coded E2624 and E2625)
is properly sized to its user, the cushion
has no weight limit. The Quadtro Select is
made of flame-resistant, black Neoprene
made without latex, and features a stretch
polyester/Spandex cover. This cushion is also
suggested for users who have fair to poor
balance or a progressive condition.
With a compression-molded, lightweight
carbon fiber construction, the AGILITY
Carbon combines high-strength performance
with a streamlined design. With
single clamps on each side, hardware is
smaller, lighter and stronger than typical
fixed-back hardware. Discs lock into the
carbon fiber to create a solid backrest; when
loosened, the discs allow the shell to rotate
independently to provide 15° forward/rearward angle adjustment in 5° increments.
Widths range from 14" to 18" in 1" increments.
The next generation of hybrid foam-and-air
cushions — combining a stable, contoured
foam base and a ROHO Dry Floatation air
insert — is ROHO’s Hybrid Elite SR. A new
sealed, contoured foam overlay improves
comfort along the cushion’s leg troughs
without compromising overall stability.
And the Hybrid Elite SR is now compatible
with Smart Check, the hand-held device
that helps consumers find and continuously
maintain their proper inflation levels
throughout the day. The results: improved
lower-extremity alignment, easier transfers
and constant immersion and envelopment.
With a compression-molded, lightweight carbon fiber construction, the
AGILITY Carbon combines high-strength performance with a streamlined
design. With single clamps on each side, hardware is smaller, lighter and
stronger than typical fixed-back
hardware. Discs lock into
the carbon fiber to create a
solid backrest; when loosened,
the discs allow the shell to
rotate independently to provide
15° forward/rearward angle
adjustment in 5° increments.
The Hybrid Elite Single Compartment
cushion is now Sensor Ready and compatible
with ROHO’s Smart Check feedback
system. The Hybrid Elite SR is an adjustable,
air-filled wheelchair support system that
combines the ROHO Dry Floatation cellular
design with a contoured foam base. It’s
built to conform to a client’s seated shape
in the pelvic loading area to provide skin/soft tissue protection, positioning and an
environment to facilitate wound healing.
Smart Check can assist its user by saving an
inflation range during cushion setup, then
checking the cushion to make sure inflation
remains within the saved range.
The AGILITY series offers three depth models (Minimum, Mid and Max Contour [pictured]), all of which can be made custom, and two hardware options: quick release and fixed. Accessories include swing-away laterals, fixed laterals, headrest adaptor plate, and a multi-axis offset headrest by Therafin Corp.
An ATP & Clinician Best Pick of 2015:
Smart Check makes it easy to ensure ROHO single-valve cushions are maintained and set up for maximum skin protection. Not only does this technology use a pre-set range for safe inflation (which was determined by collecting and analyzing data on hundreds of wheelchair users), but it also allows the clinical team to dial in a more precise safe range for individual users. Having this available brings peace of mind to the wheelchair user and also gives clinicians more confidence in prescribing a ROHO cushion — knowing that SmartCheck is taking the guesswork out of achieving proper inflation and immersion.
Such a great option for folks with breakdown or risks for breakdown over the spinous processes and/or prominent rib surfaces.
— Sharon Frant Brooks, MA, OTR/L, ATP/SMS, CRTS, Acclaimed Healthcare, Lakewood, N.J.
Even the best seating system can’t reach its full potential if clients don’t use it properly. ROHO’s new Smart Check system combines with the company’s high- or mid-profile single-valve cushions to help clients and caregivers use air technology to its fullest. Smart Check attaches (shown) to a cushion; then the client presses the unit to assess the cushion’s inflation. Smart Check remembers optimal inflation levels as set by the clinician or ATP, and can be easily reset as the client’s needs change. The client detaches Smart Check after readings are confirmed.
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