Key Kids’ Words: Flexibility, growth, ease of use
The R82 Mustang is an anterior/posterior gait trainer that provides proper positioning and support for children as they learn stepping/walking. The Mustang provides excellent upper-body support and adjustable angle positioning for forward tilt in the anterior configuration and full upright support in the posterior configuration. Positioning accessories are available for children who need extra support, and are removable as their walking skills progress. The center spar is dynamic and helps mimic the natural up and down movement in walking. The Mustang comes in four sizes suitable for children and young people.
Freedom NXT Tilt-in-Space
Key Kids’ Words: Positioning + Power Add-On
Freedom NXT Tilt-in-Space wheelchair is the lightweight, compact and transportable option made especially for active families. Add the new Alber e-fix E35 Power Add-On Drive to create the ride that active kids have been dreaming about and the independence their caregivers have been asking for. Families on the go will appreciate the lightweight Freedom NXT and how easily it disassembles, lifts and stows into small spaces for transport. Plus, the entire system adjusts to meet the ever-changing needs of growing children up to 225 lbs.
Key Kids’ Words: Supine to prone in one motion
EasyStand’s Zing MPS Size 2 brings the Zing’s many benefits to bigger kids — those from 40" to 60" tall and weighing up to 154 lbs. The Zing MPS pivots in two directions, which allows the unit to go from flat-to-load supine to 20° prone in one motion. No need to transfer the user in and out, flip pads, footplates and trays to change position. The Zing MPS Size 2 also offers up to 30° of independent leg abduction. The Size 2 base is available with Gas Spring Lift (pictured) or Pow’r Up Lift, and is now available to order. Choose from a wide array of options, from planar pads to hygienic pad covers and directional locking casters.
Blue Chip Medical Products Inc.
Measure X Pressure Mapping System
Key Kids’ Words: Pressure mapping sized for kids
Blue Chip’s Measure X pediatric wheelchair seating pressure mapping system provides a visual representation of interface pressures between a child’s body and the seating surface. And it’s available in sizes to fit kids: 10x10", 11x11", 12x12", 13x13" and 14x14" to fit wheelchairs with seat widths of 14" or less. Seat sensors are available in standard and high definition. Measure X’s powerful software is designed to provide 2D and 3D pressure maps, plus average pressure graphs and informative histograms. The easy-to-use interface features adjustable color gradients, the ability to record and save sessions and customized data displays.
Dynamic Systems Inc.
Liquid SunMate FIPS
Key Kids' Words: Mold new cushions as child grows
Liquid SunMate Foam-in-Place Seating (FIPS) is a direct custom-molding seating system to help correct or slow progressive deformities and improve body functions through fixed posture control. The FIPS liquid molds exactly to the body contour and cures into an open-cell viscoelastic foam. The finished cushion redistributes pressure evenly for management of tissue loads, and is easily modified to accommodate belts, harnesses, Pudgee, gel or air-cell inserts, or adjustable supports. FIPS is a quick, easy, affordable way to mold new cushions as a child grows. It can be used on its own or with a variety of fabric-finished molding bag systems on the market. Six different formulations and four unit sizes accommodate cushion molding for all ages and sizes.
Key Kids’ Words: Ultra-compact for great access to environments
The Go Chair — available via special order — is designed to meet the demands of active kids, thanks to a go-get-’em top speed of 3.7 mph. Its ultra-compact size gives kids access to childhood environments, while Mom and Dad will appreciate the one-hand, feather-touch disassembly to make transporting the Go Chair quick and easy. Seating and positioning components are available to dial in the exact support each child needs. And vibrant color choices give each child the chance to customize his or her Go Chair.
Thomashilfen North America
Key Kids’ Words: Positioning options for customized comfort
The lightweight, durable and stable Swifty stroller is designed with easy transport in mind for parents. That means tie-downs, plenty of positioning options for highly customized comfort, and pack-away convenience for busy families. Features include a durable, stable (solid) seat and backrest for a comfortable ride, easy adjustability, and a backrest that reclines. A seat minimizer extends Swifty’s growth range, and the stroller is crash-tested to WC19 standards.
JUNIOR Seat Cushion
Key Kids’ Words: Designed using anthropometric data
The JUNIOR cushion is designed to provide a comfortable, stable foundation for exploration and adventure. Lightweight, multi-stiffness foam promotes immersion, stability and positioning, while a washable, water-resistant cover lets kids be kids. The JUNIOR has a VARILITE self-inflating valve for quick and easy adjustments. Thanks to the use of anthropometric data, VARILITE’s engineers created this cushion with a full range of size-appropriate seating and positioning items.
Key Kids’ Words: Compact folding, lightweight for travel
A popular pediatric tilt-in-space wheelchair that is convenient, lightweight and compactly folds, the Convaid Rodeo provides up to 45° of adjustable tilt to offer pressure relief and upper-body support. This tilt-in-space Convaid is fully customizable to meet its user’s specific therapeutic needs and provides five years of growth capability through its seat depth feature. Rodeo’s Cordura upholstery comes in a wide selection of colors and is removable and fully washable. The Rodeo offers 90° to 110° of recline and is easy to fold for convenient portability. Available in sizes 10, 12, 14, and 16 for users up to 170 lbs., Rodeo comes with a transit option that meets WC19 transport safety standards.
Key Kids’ Words: Independent access to devices
The independently movable Mount’n Mover mounting system offers flexible, secure positioning of tablets, speech devices, phones, laptops, cameras and trays on tables or wheelchairs. Highly customizable, the system can be easily adjusted as the child fatigues, changes environments or changes positions — and can be moved out of the way during transfers or when pulling up to a table or desk. Mount’n Mover helps promote independent access to communications and other devices at all times.