Polio Place

A service of Post-Polio Health International


Category: Photographs









Practicing walking with new braces in the DRC (Stand Proud)










Personal Energy Transportation (PET®), made in Columbia, Missouri, USA













Support from guitar player foot rest













Aquarium tubing as a mouth piece hooked to a ventilator













Example of a nasal mask interface















Adjustable chin crutch

























Crutch carriers
























Hand control options








Wheelchair-accessible stovetop










Umbrella designed to see the Queen ideal for those in a wheelchair 








Bracing and shoe combination











Wheelchair to access water for swimming competition














Polio survivor, who uses a vent at night, demonstrating her daily use of an ambu-bag to help keep her chest wall flexible to assist with breathing.








Oven cart with hook for sliding cookware easily in and out of oven.

Device used by polio survivor to rest.

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