How To’s Cleaning Rifton Equipment
All of our products are tested to withstand a 10% bleach solution. Because of this, we expect that most commercial disinfectants can be used on our equipment without harming it...
PT/OT Anchors: A Way to Increase Independence June 11, 2013 by Diane McCormack, OTR
Rifton’s Anchor family is more than a collection of suction cup grab bars and hand grips. The Anchor family is a set of distal arm stabilizers that enhance proximal stability of head, shoulder, trunk and pelvis. In essence, they assist students and young adults in becoming more independent in the classroom, community and home. Previously, a hierarchical development theory emphasized working on...
Therapeutic Benefits Benefits of Upper Extremity Stabilization with Rifton Anchors
The Rifton Anchor stabilizes the user's arm to provide upper trunk support. An Anchor can assist a user affected by uncontrolled motor movement and can be used alone or together with another Anchor. Upper extremity stabilization allows the user better control and function of the arm that is free. Stability: The Arm Anchor and the Elbow Anchor used as an arm stabilizer can help a child sit upright at a...
How To’s The Anchor family of grab bars
Imagine work and play activities made a whole lot easier for a child or young adult by simply stabilizing one of their arms! With Rifton’s new family of sturdy, portable Anchors, this concept is in your reach. The Anchor Family - portable suction cup grab bars for people with disabilities. Arm Anchor - forearm stabilizer, with straps around forearm and wrist...