As ALS patients lose mobility of the neck, most end up in wheelchair headrest like the Savant. This headrest is designed to hold the head rigidly in one position. This could result in further reduced mobility. If the patient had some control of the position that may extend mobility.
Control by Eyegaze
Safety software that keeps pALS from being stuck without access to Eyegaze
Powered by chair
Flextion to hyper-extension
Elevation of headrest
Rotation left and right on the axis of the head
Collaborate with the A-Team!
Team Gleason’s A-Team is always looking
for resources and technologies to further improve our projects.
Are you or your organization interested in collaborating
with the A-Team on the Motorized Headrest?
Please send an email to Daniel@teamgleason.org