Physiotherapy & Physical Medicine / Sport Medicine - Medical Devices in South Africa

Medical Equipment Categories
Wheelchair (14)
Wheelchair
Chair attached to large wheels for indoor or outdoor transportation of patients or individuals with impaired walking.
Walker (11)
Walker
Walkers are intended to facilitate users' ambulation, intended for permanent assistance of disabled patients or for use during rehabilitation. Some are wheeled, other none-wheeled, and some models combine the walker with an integral seat.
Bandage (8)
Bandage
A bandage is a piece of material used either to support a medical device such as a dressing or splint, or on its own to provide support to the body.
Cushion (5)
Cushion
Soft pillow or pad for patients to provide pain relief and comfort when sitting, kneeling, or lying down.
Mobility Scooter (5)
Mobility Scooter
A mobility scooter is a motorscooter that helps physically impaired people get around.
Adhesive Tape (5)
Adhesive Tape
Sticking tape made of natural, semi-synthetic or synthetic fibers.
 (4)

A device used for physiotherapy exercise and rehabilitation.
Nerve Stimulator (3)
Nerve Stimulator
Peripheral-nerve electrical stimulator that employs stimuli to a nerve which assesses the suitability of neuromuscular block during surgery and its reversal during the recovery period.
Body Composition Scale (3)
Body Composition Scale
Physiologic analyzers and scales which assess human body fat composition. These devices may determine body composition based on fat / fat free two component methods, or on several component methods.
Cane (3)
Cane
A device used by people to facilitate balancing while walking.
Commode, Wheelchair (3)
Commode, Wheelchair
Furniture that incorporates the functionality of a wheelchair and commode.
Cable/Lead (3)
Cable/Lead
An electric cable that delivers electricity to medical devices and equipment.
Patient Hoist (2)
Patient Hoist
Transfer lifts and track-mounted patient lifts.
Hospital Bed (2)
Hospital Bed
Adjustable electrically controlled bed.
Power Exam Table (2)
Power Exam Table
Treatment and examination tables with height and position adjustments.
Manual Exam Table (2)
Manual Exam Table
Treatment and examination tables with height/position adjustments.
Hospital Beds (2)
Hospital Beds
Various types of Electric and Manual beds, Delivery beds, Pediatric beds and Stretchers.
Recovery Chair (2)
Recovery Chair
Furniture designed for one person, usually used in a chiropractic, geriatric or pediatric setting.
Ambulatory Care Data Management System (2)
Ambulatory Care Data Management System
Information system used to give clinical and administrative information related to hospital services provided to patients on an ambulatory basis rather than upon admission to a healthcare facility.
Bedside Scales (2)
Bedside Scales
Bedside scales that weigh the patient by lifting them from their bed.
Patient Transfer Board (2)
Patient Transfer Board
Board that helps in transfering the patient between two close surfaces.
Intravenous Pole (2)
Intravenous Pole
Slender stand to suspend containers of liquid for intravenous delivery to patients.
Portable/Home Care Ventilator (2)
Portable/Home Care Ventilator
Ventilator that gives support to patients who do not need complex critical care ventilators.
Storage Cabinet (2)
Storage Cabinet
Cabinet for storing various products at a healthcare facility.
Sling Scales (2)
Sling Scales
Bedside scales that weigh the patient by lifting them from the bed, similar to the way a patient lift does.
Wheeled Walker (2)
Wheeled Walker
Walker with four- or five-leg, stiff, frameworks with wheels to assist patients walk. Wheeled walker is intended to facilitate users' ambulation
Alternating Pressure Bed (1)
Alternating Pressure Bed
Bed with electrically controlled inflatable air cushions.
Alternating Pressure Mattress (1)
Alternating Pressure Mattress
Inflatable mattresses designed for pressure relief.
Manual Wheelchair (1)
Manual Wheelchair
User and/or attendant operated manually propelled wheelchairs.
Powered Wheelchair (1)
Powered Wheelchair
Battery-powered wheelchairs for indoor and outdoor use. These electric models are heavier than manual chairs, and are suitable for users with limited upper body strength, or those who can't use self-propelled chairs.
Special Physical Treatment (1)
Special Physical Treatment
Various devices using different types of energy (e.g. RF, Ultrasound, Heat) to produce healing and renovation of human tissue. Some are used for aesthetic medicine purposes.
Patient Transfer Stretcher (1)
Patient Transfer Stretcher
Mobile hospital stretcher that allows hospital personnel to atraumatically move a patient without altering the patients body position or lifting, rolling, or dragging them.
Circulatory Assist Unit, Peripheral Compression (1)
Circulatory Assist Unit, Peripheral Compression
Peripheral circulatory assist unit for occasional compression.
Nail Clipper (1)
Nail Clipper
Clipper designed for trimming finger or toenails.
Physical Therapy Massage Machine (1)
Physical Therapy Massage Machine
A specialised massage machine used in physical therapy.
Patient Transfer Aids (1)
Patient Transfer Aids
Aids that make transfering a diabled person simpler that require partial or total assistance when going to or from a bed, stretcher, operating table, wheelchair, or other location.
Walker Tray (1)
Walker Tray
Flat board used as walker accessory that is primarily meant to help a patient's activities like eating, writing, or reading
Walker/Chair (1)
Walker/Chair
Device that is a framework that combines a standard walker with a seat.
Stretcher Mattress (1)
Stretcher Mattress
Mattresse suitable for hospital stretchers or ambulances.
Artificial Larynx (1)
Artificial Larynx
Speech aid device that creates sounds similar to the normal voice produced by vocal cords during speech.
Rehabilitation Chair (1)
Rehabilitation Chair
Chair that helps patients hold a posture that helpful in their rehabilitation and mobilization.
Patient Recovery Chair (1)
Patient Recovery Chair
Chair that keeps patients comfortable and in an orthopedically correct position during prolonged sitting.
Ultraviolet Phototherapy Unit (1)
Ultraviolet Phototherapy Unit
Phototherapy unit that irradiates patients with ultraviolet light for therapeutic purposes.