Custom Amputee sling learning video - Putting on / taking off sling in wheelchair
The Guldmann Amputee sling is designed for lifting and moving people who have had one or both legs amputated above the knee, and for lifting people who have had both legs completely removed. The Amputee model supports the entire body up to and including the shoulders, with added support around the pelvis.
The sling can be used from a seated or lying position for example from a floor, bed or wheelchair. During lifts from a lying position, the Guldmann Neck Support Cushion can be used to support the head.
The Guldmann Amputee sling is available in several sizes and is made from polyester material.
Lifting capacity of up to 255 kg/560 lbs.
The sling can be used with all Guldmann ceiling hoists and mobile lifters.
For additional information on how to choose the correct sling and size, please refer to the Guldmann Sling Guide and size guide below.
Using the appropriate sling is essential for efficient transfers to ensure comfort, dignity and safety for the user and the care provider.