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AliHip™ Cushion, Home Model This economical version of the AliHip™ Cushion is the perfect take-home option for post-hip surgery patients going home with posterior dislocation precautions. Offers the same sloping design on one side – the operative side. This model is left- or right-specific and is offered with an optional Black polyester cover (sold separately).
18"W x 16"D x 4"H; slope side is 1"H in front
Traditional Hip Cushions are usually very firm and
up to 6" of additional height. They maintain the hip at the required 90°
angle but may also restrict the user’s functional reach.
AliHip™ Cushions are gently sloped on the operative side
so the hip can extend
an additional 15° to 20°, allowing the user to safely lean forward the
same 15° to 20° at the trunk in facilitation of sit-to-stand,
self-toileting, basic ADLs, even eating!
AliHip Cushions also improve positioning
of hips to help with pain control and to maximize sitting tolerance
post-operatively. Plus, with the knee naturally lower than the hips at
this angle, individuals don’t need
to sit on a 6"-high hip cushion or a pile of
Comfortably maintains hip precautions
AliHip Cushions maintain hips at more than 90° extension, while allowing
user more freedom of movement in the wheelchair or armchair. More
comfortable than traditional hip cushions, they are adjustable for left
or right leg.