To whom it may concern: RE: Broda Bariatric Tilt recliner.

My SNF was pleased to have the use of the Bariatric Tilt Recliner for a several-month period of time. We were so pleased with how the wheelchair allowed us to provide a way to get our resident out of bed and provided a way for her to be upright and

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My dad had dementia accompanied by a gradual loss of motor abilities. We cared for him at home. When he was no longer able to walk, a standard wheelchair was provided. It was fine for a time. However, as trunk control diminished there were problems with the standard chair.

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My father, Richard Potter, enlisted in the Air Force and trained as a machine gunner on B17’s during WWII. Photographs of the “Flying Fortress” grace the walls of his room in the Kansas Veterans' Home in Winfield, Kansas where he has been living for the past 6 years.

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knowing his mom is safe and comfortable in her BRODA Chair, gives Bill Laidlaw peace of mind

There is no more difficult decision for a child to make. Bill’s mother, Isobel, had been a very active volunteer with the Toronto Junior League, the inner wheel with the Toronto Rotary Club and at Humber Valley United Church. But after 84 years of independence and productivity,the signs and symptoms of dementia were

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We are currently using a Broda 785 for a Huntingtons resident. We were very concerned about the safety and the comfort of the resident until we tried him in the Broda chair. Now, he is happier and more comfortable than we have ever seen him.

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We have two Broda chairs- one for a resident with Huntington's, and one for a resident with Parkinson's. The Huntington's resident is severely spastic with uncontrolled movements. We have tried multiple chairs with lap restraints and lap belts with no avail.

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We have found the Pedal Chair beneficial in reducing the need to use added restraints and even more it has improved out of bed positioning for our residents. The chair enables a resident’s position to be changed by tilting instead of reclining. This is beneficial in that changing position with tilting instead of reclining

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Broda Seating Product's are superior in the areas of comfort, pressure reduction, positioning, ease of transfers and repositioning, cost-effectiveness, durability, and ease of use which gives them a leadership role in the market for wheelchair users. The Tension Strapping System also allows freedom of movement without

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We have not had any skin breakdown with our residents in the Broda Tilt Recliner chairs since we started using them four years ago. We attribute this to the design of the straps allowing for moisture wicking as well as the ability to easily position the chair in a tilt and/or recline position for pressure relief.

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We were at a loss with one of our residents who has frontal lobe dementia. OT was unable to adjust his wheelchair properly to accommodate for his trunk lean he had been exhibiting. He had stopped walking and was discharged from restorative. He also had stopped feeding himself. He appeared to be in pain.

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My mother has osteoporosis and arthritis with muscle weakness and bone and joint discomfort- Since she received this new Broda Pedal Rocker she has total comfort and less anxiety with increased mobility with the hopes of muscle and bone strengthening as she lost her ability to ambulate more than a few steps on

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Broda Model: Midline Tilt Recliner 
Condition of Resident: Diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis. Receiving hospice care.

Our patient had a standard wheel chair that was insufficient to meet his mobility needs.

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To the attention of Doctor ____, my name is LeAnne Tacker I am an occupational therapist at Arkansas Convalescent Center. I am writing on behalf of my client Mr. _____ Smith, who is currently requiring the provision of a more applicable seating surface. I have visited extensively with him and his wife in regards to his prior

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Broda Model: Pedal Chair, Condition of Resident: The resident was alert, oriented to self and family.

Prior to the Broda chair, we had tried numerous positioning devices for the resident, which were ineffective. 

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Broda Testimonial 785

Broda Model: 785 Tilt Recliner with Huntington’s Padding Package (785 HSP)
Condition of Resident: A lot of motion, random and spastic, aggressive with staff when trying to get OOB. Sliding or throwing body out of chair, upsetting chair.

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Good Morning Mark,

I just spoke with the Therapist at the facility. She loves the chair!!! I asked if the patient is still rearing back and she said not as much. She said he used to do it every day after breakfast and dinner.

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