The belt maintains the pelvis in the neutral position and reduces excessive anterior pelvic tilt. Keeping the pelvis in the neutral position decreasing the sacroiliac (SI) joint pain. Optimal pelvic position influences on the spine and prevents against its deformations. The hip belt FP-13 prevents the user from sliding forwards when sitting in wheelchair or rehabilitation chair.
Hip belt FP-13 is equipped with D-ring grip improving user’s independence. Also, ergonomic strap allows to fasten and unfasten the belt and provides smooth adjustment of compression for users with limited hand functions.
Using hip belt FP-13, please remember that in case of some medical conditions, i.e. paralysis or hemiparesis (partial paralysis effecting one side of the body), the belt can be mounted with the D-ring grip on the right or left side – depending on the user’s preferences.
What is more, the hip belt is equipped with lower straps which provides extra support. This solution makes hip belt top product and highly recommended for patients with risk of involuntary movements.