BRODA’s Pedal Rocker, model 48R, provides exceptional comfort and is ergonomically designed to encourage self-mobility for individuals requiring long term care. It creates a calming, soothing effect for agitated individuals, through gentle rocking. BRODA’s unique Comfort Tension Seating® system provides pressure redistribution and air flow for increased sitting comfort and support
Featuring up to 18° of infinitely adjustable seat tilt (up to 33° when using both tilt and rocking function together), the Pedal Rocker provides safe and comfortable positioning without the use of restraints. Our front pivot seat tilt helps maintain the user’s foot on floor position for safe self-propelling while tilted. (Adjustable seat to floor height from 14” – 19” accommodates both short and tall users)
Offering excellent benefits for both patients and caregivers, the Pedal Rocker is ideal for:
Promoting independence and mild exercise – a safe and stable alternative to an indoor wheelchair
Improved posture, feeding, breathing and overall comfort
Individuals who are transitioning from independent ambulation to an assistive device while maximizing mobility and independence.
Individuals requiring Low to Moderate levels of nursing care.
Alzheimer’s/Dementia users who may like to rock or are agitated and have a tendency to wander- Good for Alzheimer’s/Dementia wards within a facility.
If you would like an alternate color than ones offered in drop down menu, please type in color choice in the additional information boxes provided in the store information page. Estimated delivery time 2-3 weeks.
Standard Features of the Latitude:
16″, 18″ or 20″ Seat Width
Standard Padding Package
Comfort Tension Seating®
17″ Seat Depth
Up to 18° Infinitely Adjustable Seat Tilt (up to 33° tilt with rocking)
Height Adjustable Arms (Range of 6″, Increments of 5/8″)
We have found the Pedal Chair beneficial in reducing the need to use added restraints and even more it has improved out of bed positioning for our residents. The chair enables a resident’s position to be changed by tilting instead of reclining. This is beneficial in that changing position with tilting instead of reclining reduces the sheering forces in the areas of the sacrum, coccyx, and ischial tuberosities thus reducing the potential for skin integrity problems. The Pedal Chair also enables… Read more