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A surface against which an object may rest to gain support.


A structure on which another structure rests or is supported.

basal seat

Tissues in the mouth that support a denture.

bathtub seat

1. An assistive technology device that helps people with functional limitations to bathe. Some seats have modified features to help people transfer in and out of tubs, pools, or showers. Synonym: bath bench; shower seat
2. A device for bathing infants.


Infant drownings have occurred during bathtub seat use.

elevated toilet seat

Raised toilet seat.

raised toilet seat

A device for raising the height of a toilet to facilitate use by persons with limited strength or movement. Synonym: elevated toilet seat

rest seat

An area on which a denture or restoration rests.

shower seat

Bathtub seat (1).


A surface against which an object may rest to gain support.
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The suggested retail price for the Bath Safe Corner Shower Seat is $110.
Inside the shower area, when the child can transfer, various shower seats are available (also called shower benches) which are similar to bath seats.
If a wheelchair user can transfer, the easiest solution is often a shower seat attached to the shower wall.
For rooms targeting older residents, upgrade the bathrooms with ADA-compliant amenities, such as grab bars and shower seats, which ensure bathroom safety.
Shower seats, grab bars, non-slip surfaces, heated floors and better lighting are all products to consider in this category and seniors are asking for them.
Good bath mats, sturdy shower seats, grab bars and extendable shower sprays can help older people stay safe, he says.
Portlight founder Paul Timmons told the Star-Ledger, that he believes there is a strong demand for replacement durable medical equipment, such as walkers, wheelchairs and shower seats, and "wants to get the word out that help is still avail-able.
The most popular are shower seats and tub stools, grab or handle bars for bathing, raised toilet seats, walkers, and canes.
Lift-up support rails, shower seats, an adjustable mirror, shelves, cabinets, towel holders, and a walking aid/hookrail are all product options.
They need television sets, telephones, coffeepots, shower seats, microwave ovens and other items.
WHEN PEOPLE THINK OF UNIVERSAL design, they usually associate it with older individuals or those with physical limitations and with products such as grab bars, ramps, and fold-down shower seats.
This last category includes shower seats and hospital furniture.