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VOLUME 13 , ISSUE 1 ( January-March, 2020 ) > List of Articles

CLINICAL TECHNIQUE

CarboTech Protectable Adaptive Equipment

Ramaprabhu Zanaguiram

Keywords : Adaptive equipment, Carbotech, Cerebral palsy, Elderly, Fall risk, Self-care management

Citation Information : Zanaguiram R. CarboTech Protectable Adaptive Equipment. 2020; 13 (1):11-12.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10084-12129

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 20-07-2020

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2020; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

The present invention discloses a CarboTech protectable adaptive equipment to prevent head injury caused due to fall among subjects with neurodegenerative disorders and also elderly individuals and cerebral palsy children with fall risk. The equipment of the present invention comprises a collar with center front closure and on/off button housed with an airbag and a control igniter valve with inflate chamber of either compressed gas (CO2/atm gases) cartridge or mini endothermic gas reaction to produce gas instantaneously (NaN2), sensors, battery, mini microprocessor board, gas exhaust control valves, piezoelectric alert buzzer, and global system for mobile (GSM)-enabled global positioning system (GPS) tracker.


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