The suit arose when it became apparent that the patient handling techniques were not suitable for salvage of patients with morbid obesity. The physical limitations of the buildings in which some of these patients reside also requires special consideration.
This suit mimics the weight and movement in body tissue associated with morbid obesity. This simulation is made possible by internal ducts that allow the user to add up to 200 kg of water. When the exercise is completed, the water can be simply drained so that the dummy is more ”portable.”
The suit bariatric only adjusts Flexible Rescue Randy mannequin is 165 cm (ref. 562R12105)