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Wheelchair Propulsion Assists

Wheelchair propulsion assists can improve the quality of life and personal independence of persons living with a spinal cord injury or paralysis by increasing personal traveling range and removing the cause of upper extremity pain or injury without requiring a large powered wheelchair. Wheelchair propulsion assists can be either manual, such as lever action, or powered assist add on units.


ROWHEELS – Reduced Pushing Effort Wheelchair Rims & Wheels

2018-09-15T11:30:17+00:00Categories: 1 Nationwide, Disability Products & Services|Tags: |

The ROWHEELS Revolution 1.0 transforms lives by enabling mobility and eliminating the aches and injuries often associated with traditional wheelchairs.

Grit Freedom Chair – Lever Drive Wheelchair

2018-08-06T00:39:41+00:00Categories: Disability Products & Services, Massachusetts|Tags: , , |

The GRIT Freedom Chair’s easy to push lever drive helps you get a heart-healthy workout while enjoying the outdoors with the people you love.

SmartDrive MX2+ Wheelchair Power Assist

2018-07-11T17:03:35+00:00Categories: 1 Nationwide, Disability Products & Services, Tennessee|Tags: |

The SmartDrive MX2 +  wheelchair power assist can power you up steep hills and through thick carpets. It’s intuitive to use and will go for miles on a single charge.

Quickie Xtender Power Assist From Sunrise Medical

2018-07-11T17:03:35+00:00Categories: 1 Nationwide, Disability Products & Services|Tags: |

The Quickie® Xtender® electric assist wheelchair accessory expands the range of mobility for manual wheelchair users by adding power assisted wheels to a manual frame.

Yamaha Navione Wheelchair Power Assist System

2018-07-11T17:03:35+00:00Categories: 1 Nationwide, California, Disability Products & Services|Tags: |

NAVIONE is Yamaha’s innovative and intuitive wheelchair power assist system that can enable manual wheelchair users to expand the range of their day-to-day lives.

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