About the Practice
Problem Statement:

• Solving problem of dependency. • Whereas reducing the cost of specialized mobility devices.


It is suited for persons with both upper and lower limb disability. It is a battery driven wheelchair, which can be operated through joy stick or using tongue and head movements depending upon the kind of disability the person has. The chair sports sensors attached on the seat at the neck position and these can be operated by the movement of the neck to maneuver the wheelchair. Similarly, the tongue may also be used to provide inputs to the wheelchair’s mechatronical system through sensors. It can also be easily elevated to a convenient height. This wheelchair facilitates easy movement for people with spinal injuries, as they can navigate it using their tongue.(https://blogtechpedia.wordpress.com/2012/06/12/121/)

About the Innovator

Knowledge Provider / Innovator: Chintan Patel, Mayank D Patel, Mayank I Patel and Biren Patel
Address: LaljibhaiChaturbhai Institute of Technology
City: Mehsana
State: Gujarat
PIN Code 384120

Practice Details

Link: • It has multi functioning control options as it can be controlled from neck, tongue, finger & toe movement.
Manufacturing Capacity: b) Design Support
Problem Scale: Around the world.
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GIAN Reference: GIAN/UAL/1307

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