Challenge: Ken* had Parkinson’s for 20 years. He had used a tilt wheelchair with specialized cushion, in later stages, he developed Involuntary movement. This caused him to slide in his chair and also injure himself. He was losing the ability to remain in his chair and socialize.
Solution: Broda’s Elite Tilt Semi-Recliner
Outcomes for Ken:
- Reduced injury and added comfort from padding
- Improved postural support, preventing sliding
- Improved socialization- ease of chair maneuverability for family
*Pseudonym – Patient’s name omitted for privacy.