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Chair for children aged eight months to four years with congenital dislocation of the hips whose legs have been splinted. Elongated wooden frame on four castors. Back of the frame forms a saddle type seat and a backrest with wings. Centre of the frame forms a 'U' shaped gully to accommodate the handle of a broomstick plaster. Front of the frame forms a pedestal with a removable tray on top. Seat, backrest and wings are padded and adjustable in height. Wings can be angled in and out. Supplied with a chest harness, protective pads and a hip strap.
G & S Smirthwaite
Our range of Hip Spica Chairs have been specifically designed for children from the age of 8 months who have congenital abnormalities of the lower limbs and require supportive seating. There are 3 Hip Spica Chairs; The Steps, multi-adjustable and portable. All chairs are highly adjustable to ensure your child has the best levels of comfort and come with their own range of accessories. Picture shown is the 'STEPS' Hip Spica
It is important that the occupational therapist and/or the physiotherapist working with your child are involved in the provision and set-up of hip spica seating.
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