Turn Knobs and Open Doors

May 28, 2018 9:59 pm
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Turn Knobs and Open Doors

Turn Knobs and Open Doors – In this video Cindy, PT with Adaptive Equipment Corner demonstrates the ETAC Universal Turner(knob turner).

Who would benefit from using a Knob Turner?

  • People having difficulty with grip strength
  • Others who have minimal motion in their thumb and index finger 

When would you use a Knob Turner?

  • Dead bolt lock
  • The small lock inside a door knob
  • A stove top knob
  • Prescription medication lids

ETAC Universal Turner /Allimed https://amzn.to/2IVdb4z (affiliate link)
ETAC Universal Turner/ Allimed https://www.alimed.com/etac-universal-turner.html

Check out to related video link below:

Assistive Devices to Help Open Cans and Jars https://youtu.be/G3kds7-jiRs

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One of our goals at Adaptive Equipment Corner is to raise public awareness of all types of adaptive equipment available. Therefore, as therapist we have witnessed the life-altering changes the right piece of equipment can mean for an individual’s independence.

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These videos are for informational purposes only. We recommend that you consult with your physician and local physical or occupational therapist to be evaluated for your adaptive equipment needs.


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