People who have undergone a leg amputation may experience problems managing everyday activities in the home or workplace. Many people experience difficulty getting up and sitting down and can suffer from poor balance, difficulty walking and trouble standing up for long periods – with or without a prosthesis.
Many people who have had a leg amputation also experience varying degrees of pain.
VELA has a wide selection of customised chairs, sit-stand chairs and electric wheelchairs, which can ease everyday life for people who have undergone a leg amputation, allowing them to be as self-reliant as possible.
Where there is a slight functional impairment, such as reduced balance or difficulty walking, a customised chair or sit-stand chair can make everyday activities significantly easier: