---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted spoon for an adult with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis and spinal fusion. This individual has limited mobility, can only lift her arms to her chest, and cannot bend her neck. As a result, she has been limited in the types of foods she can eat since she could only use a fork. A temporary solution of taping a dessert spoon and a teaspoon together worked well but was unhygienic, and the tape would come undone over time. A perma
The Etac Light Dining Set is a set knife, fork, spoon, and teaspoon with extended handles designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. These stainless steel utensils have ABS plastic handles and are specially designed for people who need support for their hands and forearms when they eat, and who usually use cutlery in a pencil grip fashion. This dishwasher-safe cutlery is light, with long, straight handles. This allows for proper pressure distribution, minimal movement and
The Neater Eater cutlery adapter is designed for use by individuals with arthritis or limited grasping ability. The adapter is design to work with spoon, fork, knifes and other utensils. The device has an opening of 3 x 15 millimeters and is very adjustable.
The Vinyl Handle Extension Teaspoon, model BK 1194, is teaspoon with extended handle designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This utensil consists of a long aluminum extension handle with an adjustable angle with a thumb nut lock. The vinyl built up handle extension is attaches to standard teaspoon. DIMENSION: The extension handle is 10 inches long.